July 16, 2020

Associate professor Mary Lou Balassone retires

Associate Professor Mary Lou Balassone, who served as director of the BASW program starting in 2010, retired June 30, 2020. 

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June 19, 2020

MSW/MPH student serves up coffee and thank-you notes to UW custodial team

When Evalynn Fae Taganna Romano (MSW ’20, MPH ’21) read about community members serving meals to healthcare workers, she immediately wondered why custodial workers were not shown the same appreciation.

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June 11, 2020

Stolen breaths, the silent march and general strike for Black lives, June 12

Tomorrow is the statewide day of action, general strike and silent march organized by Black Lives Matter Seattle-King County.

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June 8, 2020

Andrea Wagner receives annual staff recognition award

Andrea Wagner, a member of the School’s HR and payroll team, is the recipient of the 2020 Mary Grembowski Staff Recognition Award.

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June 3, 2020

Help select a local nonprofit for School support

On June 2, the School of Social Work pulled off its first virtual faculty and staff recognition event with fanfare, fun and a feeling of deep connection as a community during a time of national trauma. We're setting aside funds normally reserved for catering to support a local nonprofit organization, but we need your vote.

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