News: Student News

Michael Friedman & Camille Alleyne: What Does the First Step Act Do for People with Mental Illness?

Adjunct professor teams up with MSW student to assess the impact of landmark criminal justice reform on justice-involved people with…

June 24, 2019 @ 8:27 pm

Caucus Graduation Ceremony Speakers Inspire Class of 2019

Each year, several student caucuses at the Columbia School of Social Work host affinity graduation ceremonies in addition to the…

June 5, 2019 @ 4:54 pm

In 2019 Graduation Keynote, Alumna Sheila Oliver Urges Graduates to Be a Voice for the Voiceless

The following is the text of the keynote delivered by alumna Sheila Oliver, New Jersey Lieutenant Governor, at the School…

May 30, 2019 @ 5:33 pm

Sky Sealey-Otero (MSW’19) Joins American Voices Project as Research Fellow

Childhood concerns about inequality have put this MSW student on an unstoppable career path in social enterprise administration and social…

May 15, 2019 @ 9:56 pm

Journal Article Addresses Unique Mental Health Needs of China’s Migrant Children

Children of China’s many internal migrants have a hard time adjusting. Two alumni and a current student have co-written a…

May 10, 2019 @ 3:09 pm

Seven Student Papers Accepted to DC Policy Conference

The Association for Public Policy Analysis and Management (APPAM) Regional Student Conferences provide graduate students the opportunity to present original…

March 21, 2019 @ 3:22 pm

Alumna Sheila Oliver, First Woman of Color Elected to Statewide Office in NJ, to Serve as Graduation Speaker

The Columbia University School of Social Work has announced that New Jersey Lieutenant Governor Sheila Y. Oliver will serve as…

February 21, 2019 @ 9:37 pm

Demand “Growing Exponentially” for Bilingual MSWs, Says 2012 Graduate

A 2012 alumnus of the School of Social Work, Russell Chertok, and his Long Island-based business, Visiting Counselors of New…

February 7, 2019 @ 10:36 pm

Tributes to Professor Steven Schinke

Since we announced the loss of Steven Schinke, the D’Elbert and Selma Keenan Professor of Social Work and senior advisor…

January 17, 2019 @ 4:16 pm

CSSW Toasts the Return of Management Fellows Program

A revitalized Management Fellows Program was rolled out in style on September 14, when Program Director Dr. Tara Batista introduced…

October 18, 2018 @ 3:58 pm

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