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Neeraj Kaushal Discusses New Book in Wall Street Journal Interview

Author of Blaming Immigrants: Nationalism and the Economics of Global Movement investigates the misconceptions and the misplaced contempt facing immigrants…

March 26 @ 2:14 pm

Violence Against Women Is Overlooked in Its Role in Opioid Epidemic

This article is republished from The Conversation. Read the original article here. By Nabila El-Bassel One night, a woman I’ll…

March 25 @ 6:15 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 @ 3:22 pm

Empathy Bootcamp: Small Gestures Can Have a Big Impact

An evidence-based continuing education workshop offers do’s and dont’s for supporting others in a crisis. When my friend Clara was…

March 15 @ 5:43 pm

“People, Not Power”: Alum Announces Mount Vernon, NY, Mayoral Bid

Emphasizing youth development, community building, and housing, Delia Farquharson (MSW’09) feels ready to lead her city. A city of 68,000…

March 12 @ 9:31 pm

Vincent Schiraldi Interviewed in New Criminal Justice Reform Documentary

Senior Research Scientist Vincent Schiraldi shares his expertise on mass incarceration and juvenile justice in a just-released short documentary: After…

March 7 @ 6:13 pm

Social Work Faculty/Staff Team Presenting at CTL Symposium

The School of Social Work is proud to announce that a faculty/staff team from the school will participate in next…

March 7 @ 3:53 pm

Professor’s Online Memorial Draws Plaudits for Innovation

The School’s online memorial gathering for the late Prof. Steven Schinke is featured in the February 26, 2019, issue of…

February 28 @ 5:28 pm

Turning Racism Awareness into Action

As Black History Month draws to a close, we check in with Professor Courtney Cogburn and her innovative research project…

February 28 @ 4:28 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 @ 8:37 pm