Field Educator Reception

Outstanding Field Educator Award Clock.

The field educator reception is an annual event held by the School of Social Work to honor the significant contributions made by all of our field educators who supervise students in their field placements as part of the MSW program.

It is an opportunity to express our appreciation for their commitment to our students, our school and to the social work profession.

The 2022 Field Education Reception will be held in person on Thursday, May 12, 2022.  Will be also be holding a Virtual Thank You on May 20, 2022 for those who could not attend in person.

Each year at this event an award for Outstanding Achievement in Field Education is given to a field educator.

The 2021-22 award recipients for Outstanding Achievement in Field Education are:

  • Carl Stokes, Jr., LMSW, SUNY Erie Community College
  • Kristen Snyder-Branner, LCSW, Herkimer County Community Services Board - Mental Health (Online Program)

Students are invited to nominate their field educators for this prestigious award based on established criteria relating to their characteristics in the role as field educator. All nominees are acknowledged and honored at the reception.

Save the Date

2022 in person Field Education Reception | Thursday, May 12th | 5-7 pm EST

2022 Virtual Thank You | Friday, May 20th | 12-12:45 pm EST

Please email sw-field@buffalo.edu with questions

Outstanding Field Educator Award Nominations Open for 2021-2022

Nominations are now closed.