The School of Social Work’s Margaret L. Spearmon, a senior lecturer and the School’s chief officer of community engagement and diversity, has been named a 2019 recipient of the UW David Thorud Leadership Award. This marks the first time that any member of the School has been selected for this prestigious award.
Margaret L. Spearmon named the 2019 UW Thorud Leadership Award faculty recipient
SDRG, School of Social Work innovation center, celebrates 40 years of prevention science
Since 1979, the School’s Social Development Research Group has worked to understand and promote prevention science. The center's 40-year celebration underscores the enduring power of prevention in creating lasting social change.
Three School of Social Work students join 2019 Husky 100 group
Three School of Social Work students—two students in the Bachelor of Social Welfare program and an MSW student following a mental health concentration—were selected to be part of the celebrated Husky 100 cohort.
Karina Walters receives prestigious Richard Lodge Prize for 2019
Karina Walters, associate dean for research and co-director of the School's Indigenous Wellness Research Institute, was named the 2019 recipient of the Richard Lodge Prize from the Adelphi University School of Social Work.
Health equity lecture series features thought leaders in April
The UW schools of social work, public health and nursing are collaboratively launching their Health Equity Lecture Series in April. The lectures are open to the public.