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Erika Schmidt delivers 2016 convocation address

Aug 08, 2016


ICSW celebrated the accomplishments of its 2016 graduates on Saturday, June 11 at The Standard Club. Our graduates this year include:

Doctor of Philosophy

  • Barbara Jean Jochum
  • Carrie L. Torgerson
  • Damon Krohn
  • Draga Ilievski
  • Ellen Ruth Blumenthal
  • Jamie L. Loveland
  • Judith D. Wood osf
  • Kathryn Ann Croskery Jones
  • Mahsa Hojat-Khoshniyat
  • Michelle Mary Piotrowski
  • Tessa Garnes-Beausejour
  • Thomas P. Beller
  • Victoria A. Brown
  • Vivian Jennings-Miller

Master of Art

  • Alicia M. Plump
  • Edie Brown Hitchcock
  • Jean F. Rock
  • Maria Theresa Springer
  • Sarah Zimmerman

Advance Clinical Practice Certificate

  • Colette Malloy

Erika Schmidt, MSW spoke to the graduates and guests as both a social worker and a psychoanalyst, and as someone who has worked to integrate both of these traditions into her professional identity. Read Ericka’s full graduation speech by clicking (HERE).