Help & Research for Syrian Refugees Columbia School of Social Work professors Dr. Nabila El-Bassel and Dr. Neeraj Kaushal recently traveled to Jordan to research and help Syrian refugees. The trip was part of a multidisciplinary, Columbia-wide project to identify the needs
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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In an online event held on December 16, 2016, Columbia School of Social Work (CSSW) student Nick Baitoo (MSW'17) and John Robertson, a professor of policy and advocacy, discussed the challenges social workers and their clients may face as a
The following is the text of an email sent to the faculty of the School of Social Work by the Office of the President, November 2, 2016. Dear Faculty of the Columbia University School of Social Work: I write to
In honor of Veterans Day, CSSW’s Communications Office spoke to current second-year student Gina Marie Bartolomeo about her experience of building a career in military social work, which she is now doing with the help of a fellowship from the
By Michael B. Friedman There is much to like about Arthur Kleinman’s brilliant work, but what I have always liked the most is his insistence on exploring the moral dimension of medicine and other helping professions. So, both as a
A new initiative sponsored by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) has recruited Associate Professor Leopoldo J. Cabassa and Associate Research Scientist Ana Stefančić to evaluate the findings of a project that aims to improve the lives