BPD Update Online, Fall 2002

Editor's Prerogative
President's Report
Thinking About Research...
A Conversation About Research with Joe Schriver
News from IASWR
Online Government Documents
Measuring the Effectiveness of Practice
20th Annual Baccalaureate Social Work Education Conference
20th Annual BPD Conference
BPD Membership Form
CSWE Accreditation Services
Technology Corner
Ron Federico Memorial Lecture
Silent/Live Auction
Committee Reports
Pittsburgh Hilton and Towers, Site of the 2002 BPD Conference
Photo Album: Come to Pittsburgh!!!
Contact BPD Update Online

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Volume 24, No. 3

Fall 2002

Association of Baccalaureate Social Work Program Directors (BPD)

Ralph J. Holcomb, Editor,
College of Saint Catherine/University of Saint Thomas, rjholcomb@stthomas.edu

Carol J. Williams, Associate Editor,
Kean University,

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Table of Contents

Fall 2002

Thinking About Research

Thinking About Research
A Conversation about Research with Joe Schriver
Answer-BPD Article
News from IASWR
Locating and Using Web Based Government Documents for Research
Measuring the Effectiveness of Practice


20th Annual BPD Conference in Pittsburgh!
BPD Membership Invoice
CSWE Accreditation Services
Tech Corner
Ron Federico Memorial Lecture
Silent/Live Auction
BPD Committee Reports
Pittsburgh Photo Album

Mailbag, Contact Information, and Archives

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BPD Update is a publication of the Association of Baccalaureate Social Work Program Directors, Inc. The publication is issued three times a year, in January, May and October.

Membership in BPD is $130 for current or past directors of accredited baccalaureate social work programs, $80 for directors of programs in candidacy, $80 for faculty members in accredited social work programs and interested others, and $50 for retired social work educators. Membership applications can be obtained online at:


or by contacting:

Dr. Rebecca Turner,
Jacksonville State University,
201 Bib Graves Hall,
Jacksonville, AL 36265.
Phone: (256) 782-5004;
FAX: (256) 782-5220;
email: rturner@jsucc.jsu.edu

Advertising is $150 per half page and $300 per full page. Camera ready copy should be sent to September 15 for the Fall issue and March 15 for the Spring issue. All correspondence regarding advertising should be forwarded to:

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School of Social Work,
University of Saint Thomas,
#LOR 406, 2115 Summit Avenue,
St. Paul, MN 55105-1096,
phone: (651) 962-5809,
FAX: (651) 962-5819,
email: rjholcomb@stthomas.edu

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