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October 3, 2014
Poverty, income inequality increase in Washington state
The number of Washingtonians living in poverty jumped by more than 50,000 from 2012 to 2013, and the state poverty rate rose as well, according to new U.S. Census Bureau data released Thursday.
September 29, 2014
Behavioral health training opportunity offered to MSW students
Tessa Evans-Campbell, associate professor and director of the UW School of Social Work's MSW program, announced a federal grant of $479,995 awarded annually for the next three years to train social workers specializing in behavioral health.
September 22, 2014
UW School of Social Work marks 80th anniversary
The University of Washington School of Social Work—ranked as one of the top three advanced-degree social work programs in the nation—kicks off a yearlong celebration in September that highlights its broad academic offerings, distinguished faculty and renowned research and innovation centers.
August 25, 2014
Frontline Heroines honors women documenting the battle for social justice
Frontline Heroines is a series of oil and watercolor paintings created by Judith Larsen to honor the courage and dedication of professional female journalists, human rights workers, and social justice advocates who paid the ultimate price in the line of duty.
August 18, 2014
Kevin P. Haggerty to lead the Social Development Research Group
Following a national search, Kevin P. Haggerty was selected as the new director of the School’s Social Development Research Group (SDRG), an interdisciplinary team of researchers who specialize in prevention science and positive youth development.