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March for Science, April 22, 2017, National Mall, Washington, D.C.

April 22, 2017

Make our presence known at the upcoming March for Science on April 22, 2017! Join us, wear your orange and carry one of the poster designs with you, available here to download and print AASWSW MarchforScience poster 1AASWSW MarchforScience poster 2. Meet at 11am, in front of the Smithsonian Castle (1000 Jefferson Drive SW, Washington, D.C. 20560).

The American Academy of Social Work and Social Welfare, the Council on Social Work Education, the National Association of Social Workers, and the Society for Social Work Research encourage all social workers to join this important March to demonstrate our passion, commitment and contribution to science. Register at  https://www.marchforscience.com/rsvp

Gather in Washington, DC

Participants will congregate at the National Mall at 8 am for a kick-off rally and event at 9.   The rally will feature main stage speakers and several large teach-in tents around the Mall where scientists, educators, and leaders from a wide variety of disciplines will discuss their work, effective science communication strategies, and training in public advocacy. Find the Grand Challenges for Social Work banner. Click Here to read the full announcement.