News: China

UNICEF Publishes China Center Report on Multidimensional Child Poverty

Researchers at the School of Social Work have provided new evidence to policymakers and the public about the levels, trends,…

October 12, 2021 @ 8:03 pm

The Psychological Toll of Anti-Asian Attacks for New Yorkers of Chinese Descent

Findings from a CSSW-led study show NYC’s residents of Chinese descent facing a “double pandemic” of COVID-19 and discrimination. Unfair…

July 9, 2021 @ 10:19 pm

New Support for Students in Social Work and the Arts, in Honor of Veronica Siu-Fun Pun Choy (MSW’58)

The Choy Family Gift funds new scholarships at the School of Social Work and the School of the Arts. Columbia…

May 28, 2021 @ 3:36 pm

Qin Gao Joins Columbia University’s Committee on Global Thought

An expert on poverty in China and Asia, Prof. Gao is the first social work scholar to join this prestigious…

November 16, 2020 @ 4:52 pm

Conferences, Collaboration, and Learning to Cook: A Visiting Scholar’s Year at the China Center

As a doctoral student at the School of Finance at Renmin University of China and a member of the China…

October 1, 2020 @ 4:33 pm

In Honor of CSSW’s Jiazheng Wang

We have created this page for sharing memories of MSW student Jiazheng Wang along with supportive words for Jiazheng’s family…

August 13, 2020 @ 2:18 am

Two Thousand Masks Arrive at the Social Work Building, a Donation from Chinese Alumni for COVID-19 Relief

Shanghai-based alumna Ting Ding (pictured) arranged for a delivery of surgical masks to her alma mater on Amsterdam Avenue. As…

May 27, 2020 @ 9:01 pm

Swords, Guqin and Firecracker Chicken: Lunar New Year Comes to the Social Work Building

Professor Ada Mui (right) reunites with her former student Qingyang Xu, who played the guqin (Chinese lute) for the CSSW…

January 31, 2020 @ 5:47 pm

Education Narrows—But Does Not Eliminate—Chinese Gender Gap In Household Labor

According to the findings of Professor Qin Gao and her colleagues, China, too, has a ways to go in lessening…

December 3, 2019 @ 8:19 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

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