December 3, 2018

David Hawkins and Rico Catalano release new book and receive distinguished career achievement award

Communities That Care: Building Community Engagement and Capacity to Prevent Youth Behavior Problems is the first comprehensive description of the development, implementation and evaluation of the Communities That Care prevention system.

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October 10, 2018

Jon Hauser joins School as IT director

Please welcome Jon Hauser, our new IT director, who joined the School on September 15, 2018.

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August 17, 2018

Sandra Kinney on social work, wellness and boxing

When the stressors of life as a social worker attack, Sandra Kinney jabs back with a two-pronged defense.

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July 20, 2018

Emiko Tajima named new POC executive director; deHaan to join leadership team

Today, Dean Eddie Uehara announced that Ben deHaan, POC executive director, will be joining the School's leadership team and that Professor Emiko Tajima will be the new POC executive director.

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May 22, 2018

At Gunnar Almgren's retirement event, Dean Uehara announces student award in his honor

“Teaching at the University of Washington is the best job in the world,” said retiring professor Gunnar Almgren yesterday at his send-off party in a sun-filled Suzzallo Library reception room lined with stained-glass windows and Pacific Northwest murals.

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