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Social Impact LIVE: Nabila El-Bassel on Reducing Opioid Deaths in New York State

Richard Hara is joined by University Professor Nabila El-Bassel to discuss her most ambitious project to date: a plan to…

October 23, 2019 @ 4:30 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

Social Impact LIVE: Molly Carmel on DBT and Eating Disorders

Molly Carmel, LCSW, is founder and director of The Beacon Program, which uses dialectical behavioral therapy (DBT) to address compulsive…

October 16, 2019 @ 4:30 pm

The Awards Keep Coming for Newly Tenured Professor Desmond Patton

The associate professor of social work and director of Columbia’s SAFE Lab has had a string of recent successes, including…

October 11, 2019 @ 10:36 pm

FACULTY Q&A: Heidi Allen

Associate Professor Heidi Allen joined the School of Social Work faculty in 2012, after working as a research scientist on…

October 9, 2019 @ 5:59 pm

Social Impact LIVE: Richard Beck on Care for the Caregivers

Richard Hara is joined by guest Richard Beck, CSSW adjunct professor and a clinician in private practice who provides group…

October 9, 2019 @ 4:30 pm

Ask Not Whether Men of Color Are Ready for College—Ask Whether Colleges Are Ready for Them

Professor Ron Mincy (right) greets CSSW alumnus Nathan Smith, who received his MSW in 2002 and is the Director of…

October 8, 2019 @ 5:29 pm

Eradicating Racial Disparities in Public Health

In a new article, Professor Courtney Cogburn argues that public health policy making should take the health impacts of cultural…

October 3, 2019 @ 6:18 pm

Social Impact LIVE: Courtney Cogburn and Desmond Patton on Social Work, Media, and Technology

Richard Hara is joined by faculty members Courtney Cogburn and Desmond Patton to discuss why social workers need to be…

October 2, 2019 @ 5:00 pm

Professor Qin Gao to Co-Edit Special Journal Issue on Poverty Alleviation in Asia

What approaches are Asian countries taking to improve the lives of the poor? Professor Qin Gao and her co-editor are…

October 1, 2019 @ 8:49 pm