#MacEwanUgrad: Andrew Hendricks

#MacEwanUgrad: Andrew Hendricks

1. What is your favourite memory of MacEwan University? There are quite a few of them really.  It was great just talking to the different people in the Social Work program, learning about why they decided to go into the…

How do you contribute to world peace?

How do you contribute to world peace?

  This week, social workers throughout Alberta are celebrating National Social Work Week in recognition of the contributions of social workers to society. MacEwan University’s Social Work program will pose one question each day based on this year’s theme: Advocating…

Will you sacrifice for the earth?

Will you sacrifice for the earth?

  This week, social workers throughout Alberta are celebrating National Social Work Week in recognition of the contributions of social workers to society. MacEwan University’s Social Work program will pose one question each day based on this year’s theme: Advocating…

What will you sacrifice for social justice?

What will you sacrifice for social justice?

  This week, social workers throughout Alberta are celebrating National Social Work Week in recognition of the contributions of social workers to society. MacEwan University’s Social Work program will pose one question each day based on this year’s theme: Advocating…

Are we responsible for the welfare of others?

Are we responsible for the welfare of others?

  This week, social workers throughout Alberta are celebrating National Social Work Week in recognition of the contributions of social workers to society. MacEwan University’s Social Work program will pose one question each day based on this year’s theme: Advocating…

What is the language of social justice?

What is the language of social justice?

  This week, social workers throughout Alberta are celebrating National Social Work Week in recognition of the contributions of social workers to society. MacEwan University’s Social Work program will pose one question each day based on this year’s theme: Advocating…

FASD: How can you help?

FASD: How can you help?

Tara is a first year Social Work student at MacEwan University. In her field placement is with Family and Community Support Services (FCSS), she works with clients who are challenged with a wide range of developmental limitations associated with the…

What Is Field Placement Really Like?

What Is Field Placement Really Like?

Tara is a first year social work student at Grant MacEwan University. She is a mature student who is just completing her first semester, and her first field placement. My current field placement is with Family and Community Support Services…

One Semester in Social Work

One Semester in Social Work

Passionate, supportive instructors are invaluable for Tara, a mature student. When I began my journey as a mature student I was excited and nervous, as I did not know what to expect. My experience began with an orientation of the…

How did Hip Hop help this Arctic Community?

How did Hip Hop help this Arctic Community?

There are many way to deal with confront and overcome serious issues, including seemingly simple activities such as dancing and storytelling. Sean Arceta, a Social Work student at MacEwan University, traveled to a northern community with a team of people…