CalSWEC News

Executive Director Virginia Rondero Hernandez Departs CalSWEC

June 18, 2019
She expresses her gratitude to Berkeley Social Welfare and CalSWEC’s statewide stakeholder community.

Fresno State MSW Student Wins Infographic Contest

May 10, 2019
Yenifer Gallegos-Mejia will receive $250 and her framed infographic depicting “The History of U.S. Social Work as a Profession”

Alumni News

Graduates of CalSWEC's Title IV-E Child Welfare Stipend Program and 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

Former Foster Youth and CYC All-Star Aida Chavez Finds 'If You Believe in Yourself, Anything Is Possible'

July 25, 2019
This veteran social worker, who found her calling at Fresno County DSS when she was just 19, recently added MSW to her list of achievements