MSW Student Blog

A Day in the Life

A class of students working

I don’t know how others are feeling, but my second year of the Seattle University MSW program is feeling so much different from my first. I remember having a clueless feeling when I started the program and scouring the website to soak up as much information as I could. Even with all that research, I still wasn’t totally sure what to expect when it came to day-to-day schedule. So here is a look into what my schedule has looked like during my last year of graduate school.
Nov 4, 2021

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Welcoming a New School Year

SU campus in the fall

It is finally fall and students are back on campus at Seattle University. Being on campus can be confusing, especially if you are new to the school. I have compiled a list of things that may be helpful to a newcomer or students who haven’t had a chance to explore the area yet.
Sep 28, 2021

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Pandemic Problems

Student sitting on a brick wall wearing an SU mask

Moving can be quite stressful but try moving to a new state to start graduate school during a pandemic. To say that I underestimated how big of a change I was making, would be accurate.
Aug 25, 2021

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School is out, but not for long!

View of Seattle across the water from Gas Works Park

Summer is a great time to get some quality rest and enjoy many of the beautiful spots around Seattle. As July turns into August many of us begin to realize that the school year is going to be here very soon and its nearing that time to prepare. So, what can you do to prepare for graduate school?
Jul 30, 2021

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It's Summer-Now What?

Two ferries sailing on a sunny day with three Blue Angel jets flying above

We made it through our first year of the graduate program and now it’s time for summer break! Transitioning from having a packed schedule to having nothing on the to-do list can be a shock— a welcome shock if you ask me. Let’s talk about some ideas to make your summer break everything you imagined!
Jun 30, 2021

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