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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, 2019 @ 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, 2019 @ 10:36 pm

FACULTY Q&A: Heidi Allen

Associate Professor Heidi Allen joined the School of Social Work faculty in 2012, after working as a research scientist on…

October 9, 2019 @ 5:59 pm

Ask Not Whether Men of Color Are Ready for College—Ask Whether Colleges Are Ready for Them

Professor Ron Mincy (right) greets CSSW alumnus Nathan Smith, who received his MSW in 2002 and is the Director of…

October 8, 2019 @ 5:29 pm

Eradicating Racial Disparities in Public Health

In a new article, Professor Courtney Cogburn argues that public health policy making should take the health impacts of cultural…

October 3, 2019 @ 6:18 pm

Professor Qin Gao to Co-Edit Special Journal Issue on Poverty Alleviation in Asia

What approaches are Asian countries taking to improve the lives of the poor? Professor Qin Gao and her co-editor are…

October 1, 2019 @ 8:49 pm

My Year of Discovery at Columbia’s China Center for Social Policy

Xuan Huo (left) with Professor Qin Gao (right) in the Columbia School of Social Work’s lobby I first met Qin…

September 30, 2019 @ 5:11 pm

Medicaid Expansion and Health: Assessing the Evidence After 5 Years

Heidi Allen and her coauthor examine the known impacts of the Affordable Care Act on the health of those in…

September 9, 2019 @ 3:26 pm

Announcing the Steven P. Schinke Teaching Innovation Award

The Office of the Associate Dean for Curriculum Innovation and Academic Affairs has announced a new opportunity for CSSW faculty…

September 4, 2019 @ 11:01 pm

Medicaid Can Fight Poverty by Reducing Evictions

Professor Heidi Allen and her colleagues estimate that for every 1000 low-income enrollees in California’s Medicaid expansion there were 22…

September 3, 2019 @ 8:03 pm

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