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One-on-One with C. Virginia Fields

A woman that needs no introduction, C. Virginia Fields is a noted political leader, civil rights pioneer and social worker….

March 1, 2006 @ 5:00 am

Columbia University School of Social Work Celebrates National Social Work For Immediate Release

March 1, 2006 Contact: Jeannie Yip Columbia University School of Social Work 212-851-2327 or jy2223@columbia.edu For special events at CUSSW,…

March 1, 2006 @ 5:00 am

A Voice from Uganda

Wendie Veloz Februrary 2006 Wendie Veloz currently is working at a field placement in the Rakai District of Uganda. Under…

February 1, 2006 @ 5:00 am

Columbia University School of Social Work Hosts Visiting Professor Fellows in a Collaborative Program with Open Society Institute

Press Release January 20, 2006 Contact: Jeannie Yip jy2223@columbia.edu 212-851-2368 New York, NY – The Columbia University School of Social…

January 20, 2006 @ 5:00 am

2005-2006 New Millennium Distinguished Visiting Scholars Series

United States Priorities for United Nations Reform Ambassador Shirin Tahir-Kheli, Ph.D. Senior Advisor to the Secretary of State on United…

January 1, 2006 @ 5:00 am

Fred Ssewamala awarded NIH Grant

Fred Ssewamala, Assistant Professor of Social Work, has been awarded a two-year NIH grant ($457,000) to expand an intervention called…

October 1, 2005 @ 4:00 am

Steven Schinke awarded grants from NIDA and NIAAA

The National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) has awarded Steven Schinke a grant to study drug abuse prevention among adolescent…

September 1, 2005 @ 4:00 am

Associate Dean for Research Allen Zweben co-chairs NIH Summer Institute

Allen Zweben and Dan Herman of Mailman School of Public Health co-chaired the NIH Summer Institute on Behavioral and Social…

September 1, 2005 @ 4:00 am

Dr. Grace Christ receives a September 11 recovery grant from the American Red Cross Liberty Disaster Relief Fund

The FDNY/Columbia University Family Assessment and Guidance Program, directed by CUSSW Associate Professor Grace Christ, recently received a $235,000 September…

July 1, 2005 @ 4:00 am

Dr. Cheryl Franks appointed Executive Director for Diversity, Human Rights, and Social Justice

On June 1, after completion of a competitive nationwide search, Dean Jeanette Takamura announced the appointment of Dr. Cheryl Franks…

July 1, 2005 @ 4:00 am