2016 Events, Conferences & Symposia
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November 28-December 7, 2016
Goldfarb Hall, Room 132, Washington University in St. Louis

November 18, 2016
​Brown School of Social WorkThis symposium aims to sharpen society’s focus on the human impacts of climate change, the social responses that must be achieved for transformational solutions, and the policy implications – local, national, and international – of such solutions.

November 11, 2016, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Clark-Fox Forum, Hillman Hall, Brown School
Tuesday, November 1, 2016, 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
24:1 Cinema, Pagedale, MO Please join us for this event focused on addressing racial and ethnic disparities to help build fiscal health and strengthen our financial future.
Friday, October 28, 2016, 8:00 to 10:00 a.m.
Goldfarb Hall, Room 132, Brown School of Social Work​Please join us for an important discussion around effective engagement practices for black males in St. Louis.

Monday, October 24, 12:00 to 1:00 p.m.
Seigle Hall, Room 348, Washington University
Monday, October 10, 12:00 to 1:00 p.m.
Seigle Hall, Room 348, Washington University
Tuesday, October 4, 2016, 6 p.m. Reception and Policy Forum, 8 p.m. Debate Watch Party
Clark-Fox Forum, Hillman Hall, Brown School
September 14-16, 2016
Brown School of Social Work, Washington University in St. Louis, Missouri
This conference will build on the American Academy of Social Work and Social Welfare's groundbreaking Grand Challenges Initiative.
Thursday, August 25, 8:00 to 10:00 a.m.
​Brown Lounge, Brown School of Social Work​Evidence for the Field: Trauma-informed Practices for Black Boys & Men
June 14, 8:15 a.m. to 5 p.m.
​Brookings Institution, 1775 Massachusetts Ave NW, Washington D.C.A high-profile national forum on the role of volunteers in achieving the United Nation’s Sustainable Development Goals for 2030, and on their impact research.
Thursday, June 9, 8 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Brown Lounge, Brown Hall, Washington University in St. Louis​This is the fourth networking breakfast for the HomeGrown STL Strategic Network, centered around building regional capacity to better serve black boys and men in St. Louis City and County.
June 2-4, 2016
​Brown School’s Policy Forum at Washington University in St. Louis​The conference theme is Race and Inequality: Policy & Advocacy for Structural Change.
May 2, 3, 5, and 6, 8:30 to 11:30AM
​Goldfarb Hall, Room 132, at Washington University in St. Louis​In this workshop, participants will learn fundamental concepts and skills to conduct survival analysis, and know how to apply these techniques to social, behavioral, and health research.
April 18, 12:00 to 1:00 PM, with discussion extending to 1:30 p.m., for those interested.
​Seigle Hall, Room 348, at Washington University​A biweekly seminar series featuring topics relating to labor, households, health care, law, and social welfare.
Noon, April 12, 2016
​Brown Lounge, Brown Hall, Washington University in St. Louis​Join us for a lecture by David Stoesz, PhD. He will discuss his new book, The Dynamic Welfare State
April 4, 12:00 to 1:00 PM, with discussion extending to 1:30 p.m., for those interested.
​Seigle Hall, Room 348, at Washington University​A biweekly seminar series featuring topics relating to labor, households, health care, law, and social welfare.
March 21, 12:00 to 1:00 PM, with discussion extending to 1:30 p.m., for those interested.
​Seigle Hall, Room 348, at Washington University​A biweekly seminar series featuring topics relating to labor, households, health care, law, and social welfare.
April 7, 2016
​St. Louis Science Center​Join us for this opportunity to explore what an emotionally and mentally healthy community looks like, why it matters, and what action steps can be taken to improve emotional well-being in our region.
March 7, 12:00 to 1:00 PM, with discussion extending to 1:30 p.m., for those interested.
Seigle Hall, Room 348, at Washington University​A biweekly seminar series featuring topics relating to labor, households, health care, law, and social welfare.
Thursday, February 25, 8:00 to 10:00 a.m.
​Brown Lounge, Brown Hall, Washington University in St. Louis​Home Grown STL Strategic Network is centered around building regional capacity to better serve Black boys and men in St. Louis City and County.
February 22, 2016 from 11am to 5pm
Federal Reserve Bank of New YorkThis event will bring together leaders from philanthropy, government, policy, practice, and academia to review the latest research findings and future directions on using tax time as a catalyst for household financial capability.

February 22, 12:00 to 1:00 PM, with discussion extending to 1:30 p.m., for those interested.
Seigle Hall, Room 348, at Washington University

A biweekly seminar series featuring topics relating to labor, households, health care, law, and social welfare.


February 8, 12:00 to 1:00 PM, with discussion extending to 1:30 p.m., for those interested.
​Seigle Hall, Room 348, at Washington University​A biweekly seminar series featuring topics relating to labor, households, health care, law, and social welfare.
January 25, 12:00 to 1:00 PM, with discussion extending to 1:30 p.m., for those interested.
Seigle Hall, Room 348, at Washington University​A biweekly seminar series featuring topics relating to labor, households, health care, law, and social welfare.
Thursday, Jan. 14, 2016 from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m.
​Council for Advancement and Support of Education, Washington, D.C.​CSD will co-sponsor “A Convening on Financial Capability and Asset Building: Moving Forward” this Thursday, January 14, before the Society for Social Work and Research’s Annual Convention begins in Washington, D.C.