April 14, 2021

Chris Schad, MSW student, selected to compete in the UW Three Minute Thesis Competition

Chris Schad has been selected to compete on April 22 in the UW Three Minute Thesis Competition, a professional development event that celebrates the research projects of UW master’s and doctoral degree students.

April 2, 2021

Dr. Ben Danielson, pillar of the Seattle medical community, is 2021 graduation speaker

Dr. Ben Danielson, an advocate for equitable health care and a respected voice on the detrimental impacts of racism on health, will give the keynote address at the School of Social Work’s 2021 virtual graduation celebration on Sunday, June 13 at 1:30 p.m.

March 29, 2021

School researchers receive grants to improve health care for multicultural communities

Two research teams with representation from the School of Social Work received grants from the UW Population Health Initiative to improve access to health care among multicultural communities hit hard during the pandemic. 

March 8, 2021

Tracking and understanding anti-Asian racism during the pandemic

In response to the alarming rise in incidents of harassment and violence against Chinese Americans and others of Asian ancestry, a coalition called Stop AAPI Hate came together in March 2020. School of Social Work Associate Dean for Faculty Excellence David Takeuchi has joined a team of researchers across the country on the project.

March 5, 2021

Impact report on the Grand Challenges for Social Work highlights progress to date and future goals

A newly released impact report entitled Progress and Plans for the Grand Challenges highlights the many accomplishments made at the halfway mark of the 10-year initiative.