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Join Us in Congratulating Class of 2020 Grads!

When Columbia University announced in March that classes would be going online, many of the School of Social Work’s degree…

May 18 @ 5:43 pm

Ruha Benjamin, Princeton Sociologist and Leading Thinker on Race and Technology, Will Be 2020 Graduation Speaker

The Columbia School of Social Work has announced that Ruha Benjamin, Associate Professor of African American Studies at Princeton University…

May 9 @ 1:38 am

During Pandemic, In-House Expertise Anchors Faculty New to Teaching Online

Kristin Garay and Johanna Creswell Báez of the School of Social Work’s Online Campus welcome instructors to a special webinar…

April 24 @ 4:55 pm

In Honor of CSSW Student Susan Chuang

We have created this page for sharing memories of MSW student Susan Chuang along with supportive words for Susan’s family…

April 7 @ 9:24 pm

Days of Remote Possibility

Over the past two weeks, the novel coronavirus has reshaped life as we know it at Columbia University. I hope…

March 20 @ 7:40 pm

Congratulations to Dr. Carmela Alcántara for Receiving Tenure at Columbia University

An exceptionally productive scholar, Alcántara has developed a research program that advances health equity on hehalf of Latinx immigrants and…

March 20 @ 2:20 pm

Addressing the Psychological Fallout of the Coronavirus Pandemic

In mobilizing a response to the coronavirus, policymakers have yet to consider the mental health implications. A long-time member of…

March 18 @ 3:46 am

With CSSW Team at the Helm, Columbia Launches New Center to Combat Substance Use Disorders

A multidisciplinary team of researchers and scientists at Columbia University will combine their efforts to address the opioid and substance…

March 18 @ 3:42 am

Courtney Cogburn’s Work on Racism Featured on CBS News

Kudos continue to pour in for Associate Professor Courtney Cogburn and her groundbreaking virtual reality project, 1000 Cut Journey. To…

February 28 @ 3:17 pm

CSSW Opens Dedicated Office Space for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

Assistant Dean Karma Lowe is bringing the School of Social Work’s commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion to life in…

February 19 @ 8:31 pm