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Recording NOW Available: The End of Social Work
Rachel L. West
Published on: 4/21/2021
Last Thursday, ACOSA hosted Stephen Burghardt, Lisa Hawash, and Ric Munoz, who presented an enthralling webinar based around Burghardt's new book, The End of Social Work: A Defense of the Social Worker in Times of Transformation.
Recording NOW Available: ACOSA CP Certificate
Ana SanRoman
Published on: 3/24/2021
In this interactive workshop, we discuss our new ACOSA Community Practice Certificate that provides social work students and alumni an opportunity to earn a national credential in community and macro practice. We will review and discuss the framework and requirements for the certificate within the context of participants’ respective schools.

From the Chair

Greetings from the Chair: January 2022
Cheryl Hyde
Published on: 1/5/2022
As the clock struck midnight on Jan. 1, I began my new stint as ACOSA Chair. I had chaired the organization before, some 20 years ago, but a lot has changed and I’m excited to get started on this new phase of the organization. If the last few years have taught us anything, it is that macro knowledge and skills are needed now more than ever. READ MORE...

JCP Updates

JCP Racial Inequality Special Issue Available NOW!
Published on: 12/22/2021
Journal of Community Practice, Volume 29, Issue 4 (2021) is now available!

SPECIAL ISSUE: Beyond Lip Service: Bringing Racial Justice to Black and Brown Communities

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JCP Digital Organizing Special Issue Available NOW!
Published on: 10/13/2021
Journal of Community Practice, Volume 29, Issue 3 (2021) is now available!

SPECIAL ISSUE: Digital Organizing: Definitions, Applications, Methods and Ethics

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JCP General Call for Submissions
Anna Maria Santiago and Richard J. Smith, JCP Editors
Published on: 1/20/2021
The Journal of Community Practice is looking for paper submissions in the following areas: community organizing, planning, social administration, organizational development, community development, social action, racial and social justice; and social change. As an interdisciplinary journal, we accept manuscripts from social work and the social sciences; urban planning; community, social and economic development; community organizing; policy analysis; urban and rural sociology; community health; public administration; and nonprofit management.