June 30, 2020

Many White-identifying colleagues have expressed uncertainty about identifying concrete actions they can take in their professional and personal circles to promote anti-racism and more fully understan...

June 28, 2020

In light of the current events in the US, we will hold a healing and processing space for Asians/Asian Americans at SSW to talk about racial injustice. The focus would be on healing racism towards and...

June 28, 2020

Drs. Elizabeth Franklin and Helen Nichols and their colleagues have a new paper published in Journal of Cancer Education that explores (1) Medicare decision-making, (2) Medicare satisfaction, and (3)...

June 25, 2020

In a Pittsburgh Quarterly Magazine story on those who came to Pittsburgh in the 1960s to help eliminate the growing poverty in a city, at the time, beginning to decline. The story mentions the impact...

June 24, 2020

Dean Richard Barth, PhD, is quoted in a media story that looks how "White Parents of Black Children Navigate a Changing Nation."  His comments appear in recent editions of The New York Times, U.S.News...

June 22, 2020

Dr. Corey Shdaimah, Daniel Thursz Distinguished Professor of Social Justice, published data from her ethnographic study of court-affiliated prostitution diversion programs in Baltimore and Philadelphi...

June 18, 2020

The School of Social Work celebrates Juneteenth as an important day commemorating the end of slavery in America. We recognize this day as an important step towards justice and equality but recognize t...

June 18, 2020

Third-year PhD Student, Todd Becker, has a new paper published in Death Studies that explores the relationship between various types of health care utilization and death anxiety in older adults. Using...

June 17, 2020

The National Association of Social Workers (NASW) and many of our 110,000 members were deeply disappointed with a June 8 editorial from the Wall Street Journal titled "Are Social Workers the...

June 16, 2020

Assistant Professor John Cagle, PhD, along with his Co-PI Dr. Kathleen Unroe, of the Indiana University School of Medicine, have been awarded a $3.5 million grant from the National Institute on Aging.
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