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Kick off Event Success! Social Work Grand Challenges, Science for Action Series, University of Denver, Graduate School of Social Work

November 6, 2017 at 12:27 pm No comments yet

Graduate School of Social Work at the University of Denver hosted the first in a series of GC themed events, titled: Social Work Grand Challenges Science for Action Series.

Over 200 people attended the event in person; another 40-people viewed all or many of the sessions through a live stream. The event featured a video presentation from Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper, personal remarks from Lt. Governor Donna Lynne, Dean Amanda McBride, and Professor Jeff Jenson, a plenary by J. David Hawkins, and a series of panels that included key administrators, policymakers, and prevention scientists in Colorado.

Links to videos of many of the sessions, including remarks from Governor Hickenlooper.







Professor Jeff Jenson and John Hickenlooper, Governor of Colorado




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