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Congratulations to Three CSSW Faculty on Their Promotions

  The Columbia School of Social Work would like to recognize three faculty who have been promoted by the Trustees…

July 26, 2015 @ 8:29 pm

Professor Jane Waldfogel Elected Corresponding Fellow of the British Academy

Jane Waldfogel, the Compton Foundation Centennial Professor of Social Work for the Prevention of Children’s and Youth Problems, has been…

July 26, 2015 @ 8:27 pm

Dean Takamura to Participate in Once-a-Decade White House Conference on Aging

July 10, 2015   Dean Jeanette Takamura is an invited participant at the 2015 White House Conference on Aging (WHCOA),…

July 10, 2015 @ 8:10 pm

SWM016: A Free-wheeling Discussion of Race-related Topics, with Carl Hart and Courtney Cogburn

“To be [black] in this country and to be conscious is to be in a rage almost all the time.”…

June 26, 2015 @ 8:17 pm

Irwin Garfinkel Recognized for Work on Behalf of New York City’s Most Vulnerable Residents

June 24, 2015   Mitchell I. Ginsberg Professor of Contemporary Urban Problems Irwin Garfinkel will be honored tonight, Wednesday June…

June 24, 2015 @ 11:43 pm

So-called Delinquent Fathers Deserve a Happier Father’s Day

June 22, 2015   By Ronald Mincy There’s one group of fathers who didn’t get any ties or phone calls…

June 22, 2015 @ 11:40 pm

Nabila El-Bassel Is a Guest Editor for JAIDS Special Issue on Women Who Use Drugs

NOTE: Professor El-Bassel will be hosting an event with some of the contributors to this JAIDS special issue on October…

June 8, 2015 @ 11:39 pm

CSSW to Launch New Center on Poverty and Social Policy at May 21 Showcase Event

The Columbia School of Social Work will celebrate the launch of its new Center on Poverty and Social Policy with…

May 11, 2015 @ 11:25 pm

CSSW Student Completes Earth Institute-Sponsored Research on Community Resilience in Post-Tsunami Japan

By the time Yuki Ohsaka (MS’15) appeared at the poster session of the Earth Institute’s AC4 Sustaining Peace Conference, she…

May 8, 2015 @ 5:49 pm

Aging Well Is Not an Oxymoron, Says Professor Friedman

Adjunct Associate Professor Michael Friedman insists that contrary to the ageist bias of today, it is possible to age well. Then he explores what “aging well” really means.

February 17, 2015 @ 8:34 pm

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