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Fall brings Fun and Fellowship for the Social Work Department

Fall activities keep the Phylis Lan Lin Department of Social Work engaged! Amidst the backdrop of fall foliage, bright skies and warm temperatures, students, faculty, alumni, family and friends gathered for the annual fall party at Eagle Creek Park. A relaxing time with corn hole, hayrides, food and great conversation, the annual event is a

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Social Work Graduates Largest Class in Program History

Under sunny skies and a record crowd at the University of Indianapolis on May 2, 2015, 24 social work students received their professional degree and entered the field of Social Work. This group of bright and talented adults represented the largest number of graduates in the history of the Phylis Lan Lin Department of Social

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Phylis Lan Lin Department of Social Work Springs into Celebrations

The largest graduating class of the Phylis Lan Lin Department of Social Work attended the Senior Banquet on April 10, 2015. Experiential design students created a fun environment with the theme of Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory. Social work department chair Jeff Bryant, a/k/a Willy Wonka, was Master of Ceremonies of the event. Seniors,

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Helping professionals prevent elder abuse

As the population ages, elder abuse and neglect is a concern for those who care for older adults. According to National Center on Elder Abuse, 2.1 million adults age 65 and older are victims of abuse, neglect, or exploitation each  year. Professionals who work in aging services are in a unique position to be able

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