New York Times Cites Poverty Center in Urging More Support for Families

The current presidential administration has come up short in supporting families with children, says New York Times economics writer Binyamin…

March 3 @ 9:44 pm

Leading Educator and Columbia Trustee Wanda Holland Greene to Give Keynote Address at 2022 Graduation

The Columbia School of Social Work is excited to announce that Wanda Holland Greene will be the keynote speaker at…

May 3, 2022 @ 1:29 am

ICYMI: Dr. Maria Y. Rodriguez on How Historic Poverty Shaped Today’s Child Welfare Policies (Video)

“[W]hen we think of some of the important child welfare policies of today, [we are seeing] child welfare as it…

March 30, 2022 @ 7:56 pm

School of Social Work Hosts Three Displaced Scholars

Scholarship recipients will use their social work training to improve mental health or social and political conditions in their home…

March 14, 2022 @ 12:26 pm

ICYMI: Dr. Victoria Frye on Decreasing HIV Stigma and Homophobia (Video)

“[We] can tell you how much tree canopy there is. . . how much litter there is. But no one…

March 9, 2022 @ 3:51 pm

ICYMI: Dr. Tanya L. Sharpe on Black Survivors of Homicide Victims (Video)

“In the beginning of my work, I began to simply ask the questions of Black survivors of homicide victims…. ‘What…

February 16, 2022 @ 9:53 pm

Dean’s Lecture: Participatory Research Approaches in the Context of Structural Racism

Dr. Linda Sprague Martinez demonstrated how involving community groups as equal partners in research projects can create more equitable outcomes….

January 25, 2022 @ 5:55 pm

3 Questions for … Gaëlle Bottex

Gaëlle Bottex has been a key staff member of the Center for Prolonged Grief since 2017. She began as a…

January 11, 2022 @ 6:54 pm

JET Studio Brings Social Work Values to Development of New Technologies

Founders Dr. Courtney Cogburn and Dr. Desmond Patton believe a social work perspective on emerging technologies such as AI and…

December 8, 2021 @ 3:59 pm

CSSW Responds to the Afghan Refugee Crisis

Social work leaders working with refugees and displaced persons offer key takeaways for moving forward. The withdrawal of United States…

November 15, 2021 @ 4:28 pm

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