Thursday, December 15, 2011

December 15, 2011


Here’s what’s happening, A to Z. Details on all announcements are located on the ground-floor and main-level bulletin boards.

GSSS Westchester Spring 2012 Class Schedules: Please click on the below images for full list of course offerings.

GSSS Westchester 2012 Winter Intensive: Social Work From The Human Rights Perspective- Dates: 1/03, 1/05, 1/08. 1/10, & 1/12.  Time: 12 p.m.- 6 p.m.  *ADVANCED STUDENTS ONLY*  Must register in advance to receive syllabus.

Campus Ministry Opportunity for GSSS Students- If you would like to participate in this worthy initiative, please click on the below flyer for full details.

GSSS Westchester Writing Services- Please click on the below flyer for information.

LMSW Laptop Loan Program- Laptop computers are available for short-time loans in order to take LMSW Practice Tests. Please contact Dean Turner at Lincoln Center: or Dean Heyman at Westchester: to sign out laptop. Please note that there is a $40 refundable deposit collected at the time of sign-out.

UPDATED:GSSS Academic Calendar 2010-2011- Please click the following images for full review.

*Attention Left-handed GSS Students: Receive a desktop palette for right-handed desks today! The following attachment, meant for those who experience awkwardness taking notes on right-handers' deskstops, may be obtained in room 147. Contact: Grant Grastorf, (914) 367-3202 or via e-mail at

*Student Congress – Congress is composed of 1 to 3 students from each integrative seminar. Please consider volunteering.

Important Reminders/Deadlines

*Parking permits –
Register for your parking permit today on your My.Fordham account. Upon completing the online form located in your Student tab, a confirmation notice will be sent to your e-mail address.  Please print that receipt and along with your updated student ID card, report to the Security Supervisor's office in G07D to obtain your electronic parking device.  A fee of $115 will be added to your statement. Please note that this permit is good for the full academic year.

*Student ID cards are delivered to Henry Davis, room 106B, if you mailed your photo to Fordham. Otherwise, visit room 13G on the ground level to secure your card.

Community Events

Please click on the following flyers to learn more about what's going on in your community.

Student to Student

GSSS Gay Straight Alliance on Facebook- Please click of the bellow image for additional information !

Career Services/Licensing

To view the following job posts, please click on the scanned image.

ORGANIZATION: Casey Family Services
LOCATION: Hartford, CT
POSITION: Deputy Division Director
SALARY: Not listed
CONTACT: CFS Hartford,

ORGANIZATION: James J. Peters Veterans Affairs Medical Center GRECC Program
POSITION: 1-yr Fellowship in Palliative Care
SALARY: $31,000 w/benefits
Dr. Judy Howe, Associate Dir./Edu. & Eval., VISN 3 GRECC at James J. Peters VAMC,,
Barbara Morano, LCSW, Administrative Officer, GRECC,

LOCATION: Pleasantville, NY
POSITION: Residential Counselor
SALARY: $28-32,000
CONTACT: Kathleen McCoy-Psychoyos, Director of Administration,

ORGANIZATION: Open Door Family Medical Centers
LOCATION: Westchester, NY
POSITION: Licensed Clinical Social Worker (FT/PT)
CONTACT: Human Resources, (914) 941-0769

ORGANIZATION: Mosholu Montefiore Center's Senior Center
POSITION: Spanish Bilingual Group/Case Worker, DFTA-Funded Congregate Meals Pgrm.
SALARY: Competitive
CONTACT: Bayla Lovens, LMSW (

  Coordinator of Career Services, Westchester Campus, Derek Brown,

Welcome to GSS News & Views!

Check in regularly, and feel free to contact any GSS staff member for support. Here is how you find us.

Janna C. Heyman, Ph.D., Associate Dean/Program Director; 917-367-3030,

Linda White-Ryan, LMSW, R.N., CASAC, Assistant Director; 914-367-3017,

Aida Lau, Academic Administrator, GSS Tuition Remission,; 914-367-3104

Henry Davis, Assistant to the Dean/Faculty and Student Services,; 914-367-3101

Laura Sutter, Executive Secretary,; 914-367-3108

Field Practicum staff :

Vincenza Corcoran, Associate Director, 914-367-3107;

Gail Davenport, Assistant Director, 914-367-3109;

GSSS Westchester Career Services:

Derek Brown, Coordinator of Career Services,


Fordham Westchester Library Hours:

Monday-Thursday: 7 a.m.-11 p.m.

Friday: 7 a.m.-9 p.m.

Saturday & Sunday: 7 a.m.-6 p.m.

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