April 16, 2022

Angelique Day, associate professor, presents research at Washington, D.C., event hosted by Rep. Karen Bass

In early April, Angelique Day, School of Social Work’s associate professor, presented an overview of her research at a dinner sponsored by U.S. Representative Karen Bass and the National Foster Youth Institute in Washington, D.C.


Read More
March 11, 2022

Tom Schaefer, facilities assistant at UW School of Social Work, killed in a boating accident March 4

Tom Schaefer, a facilities assistant at the UW School of Social Work for more than 25 years as well as an avid marine educator, enthusiastic cyclist and staunch conservationist, died in a boating accident while in Mexico on March 4, 2022.

Read More
February 24, 2022

Abby Zorn is School’s new human resources manager

We welcome Abby Zorn as a new human resources manager at the School of Social Work. She is taking over the position previously held by Bethany Hamamoto Robinson.

Read More
December 16, 2021

Teacher, scholar and mentor J’May Rivara retires

J’May Rivara, an associate teaching professor and assistant director of the School’s Center for Oncology and Palliative Care Social Work, will retire at the end of the Winter quarter. 

Read More
December 14, 2021

Professor Maureen Marcenko retires December 31

Maureen Marcenko, the Charles O. Cressey Endowed Professor who has devoted her career to the well-being of vulnerable children and families, is retiring at the end of December.

Read More