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ICYMI: Dr. Maria Y. Rodriguez on How Historic Poverty Shaped Today’s Child Welfare Policies (Video)

“[W]hen we think of some of the important child welfare policies of today, [we are seeing] child welfare as it…

March 30, 2022 @ 7:56 pm

ICYMI: Dr. Victoria Frye on Decreasing HIV Stigma and Homophobia (Video)

“[We] can tell you how much tree canopy there is. . . how much litter there is. But no one…

March 9, 2022 @ 3:51 pm

ICYMI: Dr. Tanya L. Sharpe on Black Survivors of Homicide Victims (Video)

“In the beginning of my work, I began to simply ask the questions of Black survivors of homicide victims…. ‘What…

February 16, 2022 @ 9:53 pm

Dean’s Lecture: Participatory Research Approaches in the Context of Structural Racism

Dr. Linda Sprague Martinez demonstrated how involving community groups as equal partners in research projects can create more equitable outcomes….

January 25, 2022 @ 5:55 pm

How Can We Help to Alleviate COVID-19 Related Prolonged Grief in Harlem?

A team of researchers from the School of Social Work and community leaders will be working with Columbia World Projects…

November 30, 2021 @ 5:23 pm

Study: Pandemic Increased Discrimination Against East Asians, South Asians, and Hispanics in U.S.

Looking beyond the recent violent acts against Asian Americans, the researchers examined less apparent forms of prejudice against minority groups…

October 12, 2021 @ 10:24 pm

UNICEF Publishes China Center Report on Multidimensional Child Poverty

Researchers at the School of Social Work have provided new evidence to policymakers and the public about the levels, trends,…

October 12, 2021 @ 8:03 pm

SPECIAL REPORT: Social Work in Times of Crisis

Since the outbreak of COVID-19 in New York City in March 2020, research teams at Columbia’s School of Social Work…

June 25, 2021 @ 6:19 pm

Professors Alcántara and West Receive Provost’s Diversity Grants

Funding will support research on stress, sleep, and health behaviors for Latinx adults, and on stigma toward drug-involved pregnant women….

June 11, 2021 @ 4:18 pm

Dean’s Spring Lecture Series Spotlights the Scholarship of Race and Racism

Topics addressed thus far include data racialization, educational disparities, and the constraints of life after prison. This past semester, the…

June 2, 2021 @ 9:38 pm

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