March 2, 2020

Jennifer Stuber receives Yale School of Public Health alumni award, is named a NASW public citizen of the year

Associate Professor Jennifer Stuber, co-founder of the School’s Forefront Suicide Prevention Center of Excellence, will receive two significant awards for her innovative work on suicide prevention policy, education, outreach and research.

February 15, 2020

Margaret Spearmon receives Vision from the Mountaintop Award

The School’s community engagement director Margaret Spearmon was honored recently with Urban Impact’s 2020 Vision from the Mountaintop Award.

February 14, 2020

“Voices and Faces of Recovery” exhibit uses the written word to explore ways to heal

“Voices and Faces of Recovery,” an exhibit from the Safe Place Writers’ Circle at the Recovery Café, is now on view at the School of Social Work’s first floor gallery. 

February 11, 2020

Professor Karen Fredriksen Goldsen appointed to state’s new LGBTQ Commission

Karen Fredriksen Goldsen, School of Social Work professor and director of the UW’s Healthy Generations Hartford Center of Excellence, was recently appointed to serve on Washington’s newly created LGBTQ Commission by Governor Jay Inslee.

February 10, 2020

Charles Emlet, professor of social work at UW Tacoma, named Academy fellow

Charles Emlet, professor of social work at UW Tacoma, was selected a fellow of the American Academy of Social Work and Social Welfare.