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Meet the School’s 2019–2020 CSWE Master’s Minority Fellows

Today’s social justice-oriented MSW students are tomorrow’s culturally competent social work professionals. And now six of ours are receiving additional…

January 15 @ 9:25 pm

New Study Aims to Overcome Barriers to Dementia Caregiving Experienced by Chinese Americans

Aging studies specialist Jinyu Liu is working on a novel intervention for caregiving in New York City’s Chinese American community….

December 18, 2019 @ 4:58 pm

2019 Books by Faculty, Alumni & Staff

It’s been a banner year for books at the Columbia School of Social Work, with several new volumes coming out…

December 17, 2019 @ 3:48 pm

Statewide Opioid Overdose Prevention Study Introduced to Public

At an event in Low Library, Columbia scientists showed their passion for applying their expertise to the problem of opioid…

December 11, 2019 @ 11:55 pm

One Hundred Days In…A Message from the New Dean

Dean Begg with alumni who attended the Communities of Color Networking event on September 16. Left to right, back: James…

December 10, 2019 @ 8:50 pm

School of Social Work to Participate in Columbia’s First-Ever Scholarship for Displaced Students

On Wednesday, December 4, Columbia University launched a new scholarship program for internationally displaced students. The Scholarship for Displaced Students…

December 9, 2019 @ 5:25 pm

Education Narrows—But Does Not Eliminate—Chinese Gender Gap In Household Labor

According to the findings of Professor Qin Gao and her colleagues, China, too, has a ways to go in lessening…

December 3, 2019 @ 8:19 pm

Poverty Center & Robin Hood Expand Scope of Their New York City Survey

An expanded poverty tracking survey will now look at early childhood poverty and the experiences of Asian-American New Yorkers. What’s…

November 25, 2019 @ 10:03 pm

Nine PhD Students Enter the Academic Job Market

Since its inception in 1950, the doctoral program at Columbia School of Social Work has produced many of the world’s…

November 11, 2019 @ 7:44 pm