Three faculty members at the School of Social Work have been promoted to the rank of Associate Professor. They are Drs. Carmela Alcántara, Heidi Allen, and Lynn Michalopoulos. Dr. Carmela Alcántara studies Latina/o immigrant health, the psychosocial context of cardiovascular
A research project for our Social Intervention Group ran a successful #loveanywhere campaign in Harlem to show support for LGBT equality.
Faculty member Desmond Patton (right) collaborates with a director at Columbia's Data Science Institute on a project using data science to prevent gang violence.
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Lucille M. Austin, who taught for many years at Columbia University’s School of Social Work, was an early proponent of caseworkers becoming involved directly with children. As she put it in a 1948 paper, a child should be treated “as
The Columbia School of Social Work congratulates Dr. Qin Gao on being formally approved for promotion to the rank of full professor by the Trustees of Columbia University. A doctoral alumna of CSSW’s Class of 2005, Dr. Gao is a
We, the faculty at the Columbia University School of Social Work, write this statement to denounce President Trump’s discriminatory and unconstitutional executive order on immigration banning individuals from six Muslim majority countries from entering the United States. We share in
By Annabelle Liu I appreciate any local American friend who is willing to talk to me. Not everyone I meet in New York City wants to talk to me, and the major reason is because my social skill is deeply
At a time when Columbia University is confronting its historic relationship with slavery, and as we are also nearing the end of Black History Month, it seems fitting to acknowledge the passing of one of Harlem's leading civil rights activists,