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Emeritus Faculty

Anthony Ishisaka dies at 75

On July 9, former School of Social Work associate professor, tireless supporter of Seattle’s Asian and Pacific islander communities, and dedicated student mentor Anthony Ishisaka died peacefully at home.

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#UWGrad19

Congratulation, graduates!

We know the amazing 2019 School of Social Work graduating class of 35 BASW, 248 MSW and 5 PhD scholars will go on to create transformative change in the communities they serve. Hats off!

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Yakama Nation Collaboration

Focus on Native American youth

The Indigenous Wellness Research Institute, with the Yakama Nation, was awarded a $1.6 million grant to improve mental health support and services for tribal youth. Cynthia Pearson is a lead investigator.

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