By Irwin Garfinkel Mitchell I. Ginsberg Professor of Contemporary Urban Problems Interim Dean, Columbia University School of School of Social Work In recent weeks, we have witnessed the dire consequences of the Trump administration’s “zero tolerance” immigration policy. Social workers
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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The NoVo Foundation has awarded a $2.53 million grant to the Columbia School of Social Work to support the Women Transcending initiative, a project of the Center for Justice at Columbia University. The funding for “bold and transformative social justice
The following is the text of the graduation keynote delivered by Dr. Charles E. Lewis at the graduation ceremony for our 2018 graduates, held at the Beacon Theatre, New York City, on Wednesday, May 16. I am thrilled and humbled
The Columbia School of Social Work announces the creation of the Alice P. Lin Lecture and Doctoral Scholarship in honor of distinguished doctoral alumna Alice P. Lin, a prominent social welfare administrator and behavioral health care consultant. The Alice P.
The Columbia School of Social Work mourns the passing of James O. Hackshaw, who taught community organizing and urban community development at our School for 27 years. He died in February at his home in Old Bridge, New Jersey, at
The Columbia School of Social Work has announced that Dr. Charles E. Lewis Jr. will deliver the keynote address at its 2018 graduation ceremony. A former staffer on Capitol Hill and a doctoral alumnus of the School, Dr. Lewis is