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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 @ 8:19 pm

Columbia Helps Robin Hood Foundation Offer Better Support to the City’s Poor

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

November 25 @ 10:03 pm

Eight 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 @ 7:44 pm

New Lab Grounds First-Year MSW Students in Motivational Interviewing

An innovative skills-based lab program has become an integral part of field education for all first-year students. Imagine that you’re…

November 11 @ 6:00 pm

Joining Forces to Address the Opioid Crisis

Last March, Professor Nabila El-Bassel received a phone call from Redonna Chandler, director of the HEALing Communities Study at the…

November 7 @ 10:11 pm

Columbia School of Social Work Shines on Screens and Stages at 2019 CSWE

CSSW’s eminence, past and present, was fully on display at the Council on Social Work Education’s annual meeting this month….

October 31 @ 11:10 pm

MSW Students Join in Campaign to Make Wikipedia More Inclusive

Columbia University graduate student Darold Cuba (OHMA’19) presenting at the School of Social Work Indigenous Peoples’ Day provided the background…

October 31 @ 7:10 pm

Columbia’s HEALing Communities Study Holds First Community Advisory Board Meeting

Led by University Professor Nabila El-Bassel, the meeting marked an important first step in Columbia’s major study initiative to tackle…

October 23 @ 6:22 pm

School Honors First Recipients of Steven Schinke Namesake Awards

Two new awards ensure that the legacy of Professor Steven Schinke, known for his innovative approach to teaching and learning,…

October 17 @ 10:51 pm

The Awards Keep Coming for Newly Tenured Professor Desmond Patton

The associate professor of social work and director of Columbia’s SAFE Lab has had a string of recent successes, including…

October 11 @ 10:36 pm