June 9, 2016

Jen Kitajo recognized for exceptional work at annual event

At the School’s Caribbean-themed celebratory recognition event on June 7, Jen Kitajo received the Mary Grembowski Staff Recognition Award for her 14 years of service at the School of Social Work, nearly five of which have been with Partners for Our Children.

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May 31, 2016

Human Subjects Research Training

The human subjects review process ensures that the rights of persons participating in research projects are protected, which is paramount to the School of Social Work. The UW processes for this type of research are changing to a fully automated online system. Learn more about these changes with guest speaker Karen Moe, director, UW Human Subjects Division, on:

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May 28, 2016

UW Today Spotlights Amelia Gavin's Role in Gyllenhaal Documentary

When Amelia Gavin got an email two years ago asking if she’d be willing to be interviewed for a new documentary, she was skeptical — but immediately recognized the name the producer mentioned. “It was Gyllenhaal. I thought, well, could it be?” recalled Gavin, a UW associate professor of social work. Indeed it was.

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May 27, 2016

You’re invited! Annual Faculty and Staff Recognition Event

Join the fun at our annual faculty and staff recognition event on Tuesday, June 7, from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. in Room 305 A/B. The year’s event will kick off with a conversation, led by Dean Uehara, about the School’s exciting vision for the future, followed by a catered Caribbean-themed lunch and recognition ceremony for our many outstanding employees.

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May 25, 2016

Center for Women's Welfare Achieves Research Milestone

On May 25, the Center for Women’s Welfare achieved a research milestone with the release of its 100th Self-Sufficiency Standard—this time for the state of Wyoming.

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