CalSWEC News

Winner of Infographic Contest Is USC MSW Student

May 15, 2018

Congratulations to Jo Chriselle Viray, the winner of the 2017–18 CalSWEC Infographic Contest!

Ms. Viray, an MSW student at USC, received $250 and her framed winning infographic depicting the contest topic “Key Moments and Milestones in U.S. Social Welfare from 2010 to 2017.” Her winning entry is posted on CalSWEC’s new website in the Infographics section under Resources.

Alumni News

Graduates of CalSWEC's Title IV-E Child Welfare Stipend Program and Mental Health Program (effective July 1, 2016, renamed the Integrated Behavioral Health Program offering the MHSA Stipend) can be found working in almost every county in the state as well as in academia and other social work-related professions. Here they share their stories.

If you would like to share your story or know of someone whose story should be told, please contact Karen Ringuette,

How alumni can help support CalSWEC

Daniel Wilson Helps to Improve Lives Both as Social Worker and Change Leader

February 12, 2018
Daniel Wilson, MSW (Sacramento State University—Child Welfare), finds fulfillment as a manager in the Critical Incident and Oversight Support Unit, Children and Family Services Division at CDSS and as a leader advocating for and bringing people together to create change.