May 23, 2018

Kevin Haggerty named endowed associate professor in prevention

School of Social Work Associate Professor Kevin Haggerty, director of the Social Development Research Group, has been named the School's new endowed professor in prevention. 

May 23, 2018

Forefront: Leveraging legislative action to save lives

“More states should follow in Washington’s footsteps,” declared a recent Scientific American editorial, citing model legislation which Forefront Suicide Prevention supported during the last six years.

May 23, 2018

Forefront: All Patient Safe equips health care providers with suicide prevention tools

All Patients Safe—an interactive suicide prevention training program developed for health care professionals by health care professionals—is changing the way health care providers screen patients who may be at risk for suicide.

May 4, 2018

School is first institutional social work partner with Gates Foundation to provide student internships

Houa Lee (MSW ‘19) is the inaugural School of Social Work intern at the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation where she will be assigned to the Community and Civic Engagement team for the summer of 2018. 

April 11, 2018

Writer and advocate Ijeoma Oluo is keynote speaker at 2018 School of Social Work graduation

Ijeoma Oluo, a Seattle-based writer, dynamic speaker and “Internet Yeller,” will give the keynote address at the June 7 graduation ceremony for the School of Social Work.