Social Work - Winter Break Opportunities List

You can apply for opportunities through the Student Center, under the Center for Career Development, Winter Break Opportunities.

Applications are due by November 1 by 11:59 p.m.

Not sure if you want to apply?

See what students have to say about their experience. Students Comments on the value of Job Shadowing and Career Networking Dinners.  Want to learn more about Career Networking Dinners?  See our blog post "Demystifying Career Networking Dinners"

Social Work

Networking Dinners:

New York, NY - Cheryl Kamen ‘1982, Director of Adult Services, LMSW, Hudson Guild

Westminster, MD - Lorna Rice ‘1981, Social Worker, Carroll Hospice;  Can provide students with a tour of our facility as well.

Job Shadowing:

Cheryl Kamen ‘1982, Director of Adult Services, LMSW, Hudson Guild (Location: New York, NY) Shadow Description: Staff and/or department meetings, interaction with older adult participants, participation in activities/events; sit-in on walk-in social services, if interested. Lunch is included. I am a department head and, as such, don't provide much in the way of one-on-one services - it is more of an administrative experience, although there are opportunities to meet and interact with clients/participants throughout the day.

Marlene Warner ‘1997, Executive Director, MA Council on Compulsive Gambling (Location: Boston, MA)  Shadow Description: Learn more about a statewide organization that deals directly with gambling through advocacy, prevention and skill building, public awareness and information dissemination, training, education and capacity building of a professional workforce, and intervention, treatment and recovery support of people dealing directly with problems.

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