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July 20, 2015
Latino Center for Health allocated $500,000 in new state budget
In July, the Washington state legislature, as part of its biennium operating budget, approved $500,000 to support the School of Social Work-affiliated Latino Center for Health.
July 2, 2015
Associate Professor Jennifer Stuber is named CoMotion Presidential Innovation Fellow
Jennifer Stuber, social work professor and faculty director of Forefront, a University of Washington collaborative effort dedicated to suicide prevention, was appointed a CoMotion Presidential Innovation Fellow by the University of Washington.
June 22, 2015
Inspirational exhibit — I AM — highlights the healing power of art
I AM—a bold and inspirational collection reflecting the lives, struggles and hopes of Path with Art students—is now on exhibit at the UW School of Social Work first floor Gallery until Sept. 11, 2015.
June 16, 2015
Terrence Roberts—2015 graduation speaker—calls for public-education overhaul in KUOW interview
Terrence Roberts didn’t hesitate when volunteers were sought to integrate an all-white high school in Little Rock, Arkansas."We had lived so long under the aegis of separate but equal," says Roberts, who was in Seattle last week to address UW School of Social Work graduates.
June 11, 2015
Forefront awarded grant to expand suicide-prevention efforts in rural communities
Washington state’s rural communities with the highest suicide rates soon will get more resources to help with prevention training and support. Washington Women’s Foundation is giving Forefront $100,000 for suicide prevention in six underserved areas.