Many of us watched in outrage and horror as white supremacist and Nazi demonstrators marched on Charlottesville, VA, and took the life of counter-protester Heather Heyer in a terrorist attack. At the Columbia School of Social Work, we condemn their
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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Two faculty members at the Columbia School of Social Work—Drs. André Ivanoff and Barbara Simon—have been promoted to the rank of Full Professor. Dr. André Ivanoff is a pioneer of Dialectical Behavior Therapy and an expert on mental health in
Kainen Bell, a 2017 graduate of the Columbia School of Social Work's Advanced Standing Program, has received a Fulbright grant to study in Brazil. Kainen will leave for São Paulo in February of next year to conduct a research project
by Nick Ogutu (MSW’17) Human Rights Activist The United Nations General Assembly, through resolution 68/237, proclaimed 2015 to 2024 to be “the International Decade for the People of African Descent” (UN, 201I). This followed the Durban Declaration and Programme of
China has had significant economic growth and poverty reduction in the past four decades. The other side of this story, however, is a rapid increase in income and wealth inequality. Under the guidance of Professor Qin Gao, who joined CSSW's
Affiliate graduation ceremony keynote speakers (left to right): Courtney Cogburn, Shijuade Kadree, Yesika Montoya, and Suki Terada Ports This year four of the caucuses at Columbia University’s School of Social Work hosted their own affiliate graduation ceremonies, in addition to