The HIV/AIDS Crisis Will Not End Unless We Take These Five Steps by 2030

By Nabila El-Bassel The advent of World AIDS Day on December 1st provides a chance to reflect on how far…

March 27, 2018 @ 9:42 pm

#IWD2018: Honoring the Marginalized Women in Five SIG Studies Who Have Pressed for Progress on Female-Specific Health and Social Problems

This year, 110 years after its founding, International Women’s Day announced the theme of Press for Progress, with the goal…

March 8, 2018 @ 7:36 pm

Juvenile Justice Expert Vincent Schiraldi Joins School of Social Work as Senior Research Scientist

Youth justice reformer and innovator Vincent Schiraldi will be joining the Columbia School of Social Work in October 2017 as a…

September 26, 2017 @ 5:29 pm

A Wish and a Dream to See More Social Work Students Make Waves, Move Mountains, Change Lives

This article first appeared in the Planned Giving section of Giving to Columbia. It is reposted here with the Office…

September 15, 2017 @ 5:01 pm

Can an Online Intervention Prevent Drug Use Among Teen Girls? New Study Says Yes

Adolescent drug use may be a universal problem, but its gendered aspects have been chronically under-explored. For more than a…

August 24, 2017 @ 5:01 pm

Assistant Professor Desmond Patton Receives Harvard University’s Berkman Klein Center Fellowship

Columbia School of Social Work Assistant Professor Desmond U. Patton has been named as a 2017–18 fellow at the Berkman…

August 22, 2017 @ 6:55 pm

Statement from Interim Dean Irwin Garfinkel on Fighting White Supremacy

Many of us watched in outrage and horror as white supremacist and Nazi demonstrators marched on Charlottesville, VA, and took…

August 15, 2017 @ 8:46 pm

Telling the Stories of the People of African Descent

by Nick Ogutu (MSW’17) Human Rights Activist The United Nations General Assembly, through resolution 68/237, proclaimed 2015 to 2024 to…

June 6, 2017 @ 4:54 pm

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