November 24, 2020

Social work students honored with UW scholarships

Two School of Social Work students received scholarships for their dedication to health equity and equality. These students define what it means to have a transformational educational experience and a commitment to community.

November 24, 2020

Seven social work graduate students receive language fellowships

Seven social work graduate students received Foreign Language and Area Studies (FLAS) fellowships recently. Six of the seven FLAS fellows received their award for the 2020-21 academic year.

November 9, 2020

Three social work students receive Harry Bridges Center scholarships

Three students from the School of Social Work were awarded scholarships from the UW’s Harry Bridges Center for Labor Studies which supports the study and research of labor and related issues. 

October 7, 2020

Assistant Dean Val Kalei Kanuha co-authors book on traditional Hawaiian values associated with grieving

Val Kalei Kanuha, assistant dean for diversity, equity and inclusion at the School of Social Work, is one of four authors of the third volume of Nānā i ke Kumu, which has just been published by the Lil’uokalani Trust.

October 7, 2020

New report documents shortage of Latino doctors in Washington state

A recent study conducted by the School's Latino Center for Health found a significant shortage of Latino physicians in the state.