News: Student News

Meet the School’s 2019–2020 CSWE Master’s Minority Fellows

Today’s social justice-oriented MSW students are tomorrow’s culturally competent social work professionals. And now six of ours are receiving additional…

January 15, 2020 @ 9:25 pm

School of Social Work to Participate in Columbia’s First-Ever Scholarship for Displaced Students

Update: Since this article was posted, Columbia School of Social Work has accepted three displaced students, the most of any…

December 9, 2019 @ 5:25 pm

Nine PhD Students Enter the Academic Job Market

Since its inception in 1950, the doctoral program at Columbia School of Social Work has produced many of the world’s…

November 11, 2019 @ 7:44 pm

New Lab Grounds First-Year MSW Students in Motivational Interviewing

An innovative skills-based lab program has become an integral part of field education for all first-year students. Imagine that you’re…

November 11, 2019 @ 6:00 pm

MSW Students Join in Campaign to Make Wikipedia More Inclusive

Columbia University graduate student Darold Cuba (OHMA’19) presenting at the School of Social Work Indigenous Peoples’ Day provided the background…

October 31, 2019 @ 7:10 pm

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

Steven P. Schinke Innovation Fellowship Program

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

September 17, 2019 @ 7:54 pm

Class of 2021 Sets Sail During Orientation Week

After an intense week of Orientation, the Class of 2021 had a chance to let off some steam and get…

September 10, 2019 @ 7:56 pm

2018-2019 Student Milestones

Social work students at Columbia are required to spend three days a week in the field and the other two…

August 30, 2019 @ 9:34 pm

Healing Through Story

Danielle Sheeler (in red T-shirt) leads a creative writing workshop for teens at Writopia Lab. (Photo taken with permission.) At…

August 14, 2019 @ 3:31 pm

Upcoming Events

September 2021