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August 4, 2015
New research affirms the postivie impact of protective factors in youth development
Almost 30 years ago, social work scholars David Hawkins and Richard Catalano developed a community-based program to reduce problem behaviors among youth. New research affirms the positive impact of protective factors in the lives of young people.
July 30, 2015
Professors Hawkins and Catalano lead national coalition to improve behavioral health of youth
A national coalition of experts that includes UW social work professors David Hawkins and Richard Catalano has a bold plan to reduce behavioral health problems such as violence and depression among young people across the country by 20 percent in a decade.
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.