NASW-TX SWAD 2023
Friday, March 3, 2023
UT Austin and Texas State Capitol Austin, TX
NASW-TX is excited to announce that Social Work Advocacy Day (SWAD) 2023 will be returning in person on Friday, March 3, at the University of Texas at Austin and the Texas State Capitol, in Austin!
The day will be jam-packed with advocate panels, discussions with legislative staff, a rally on the Capitol steps, and more. Watch the video message from NASW-TX Government Relations Director, Bryan Mares, to learn more.
Social Work Faculty -
for a comprehensive checklist for SWAD 2023
Social work students – talk to your professors for group registration and travel coordination.
View resources and
register for the February 24 virtual Prep Event
today! Stay tuned for updates #SWADTX2023
Andrew Marks Student Advocacy Award!
Don’t forget to nominate yourself for this year’s award!
Check-in and Networking Breakfast LBJ Auditorium
Students and administrators with check in with NASW-TX staff and volunteers
Breakfast will be served
Welcome from NASW-TX!
Will Francis, NASW-TX Executive Director
School Spirit Contest and Andrew Marks Advocacy Award
NASW-TX Legislative Priorities and Advocacy 101
Bryan Mares, NASW-TX Government Relations Director
Moderated panel of social work advocates
Lunch is not provided
Social Work Advocacy Day rally at the south Capitol steps
Capitol Staff Panel
Moderated panel of social work Capitol staff members - Capitol Auditorium
Take Action for Paid Practicums!
Call to action with Jessica Riley, NASW-TX Communications Engagement Coordinator
Co-Presenters: Miranda Campos, UT Austin FED-UP Organizer & Shannon Doyle, NASW-TX Intern - Capitol Auditorium
REAL Town Hall
NASW-TX Committee on Race, Equity, Accountability & Leadership (REAL) Issues - Capitol Auditorium
NASW-TX Social Work Advocacy Day (SWAD) 2023
National Association of Social Workers, Texas Chapter
810 W. 11th Street, Austin, TX 78701-2010