News: Alumni News

Remembering Tony Tripodi: Alumnus, Educator, and Supporter

The Columbia School of Social Work mourns the loss of esteemed alumnus Tony Tripodi, who endowed a prestigious lecture series…

February 11 @ 8:41 pm

IN MEMORIAM: Honoring Notable Faculty and Alumni Lost in 2019

Ann Sulzberger Sand, left, who died last May, listens to fellow alumna Pauline Falk at the National Symposium on Outcomes…

February 3 @ 11:41 pm

Alumna Ada Deer Receives Martin Luther King, Jr. Award

The 1961 MSW graduate and the first woman to serve as Assistant Secretary for Indian Affairs was honored in her…

January 24 @ 6:25 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

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, 2019 @ 11:10 pm

Social Impact LIVE: Molly Carmel on DBT and Eating Disorders

Molly Carmel, LCSW, is founder and director of The Beacon Program, which uses dialectical behavioral therapy (DBT) to address compulsive…

October 16, 2019 @ 4:30 pm

2018–2019 Alumni Milestones

During the past academic year, School of Social Work alumni were being saluted all over the country, and the world,…

August 30, 2019 @ 9:35 pm

HR Professional David Feinerman: “My Columbia MSW Was One of the Best Decisions of My Life”

Working at the Columbia School of Social Work, one is presented with almost daily evidence of how social workers are…

August 29, 2019 @ 6:00 pm

Journal Article Addresses Unique Mental Health Needs of China’s Migrant Children

Children of China’s many internal migrants have a hard time adjusting. Two alumni and a current student have co-written a…

May 10, 2019 @ 3:09 pm

Social Work Journal with School Ties Celebrates Its 100th Volume

Launched by one of our School’s founders and edited by one of our alumni, the journal Families in Society approaches…

April 26, 2019 @ 9:38 pm