May 18, 2020

Health sciences students selected for inaugural Latino Center for Health fellowship program

A group of 10 health sciences students from the University of Washington and Heritage University in Toppenish, Wash., were selected as the first recipients of the Latino Center for Health’s Student Scholars Fellowship Program. 

May 15, 2020

State representative and social justice champion Tina Orwall is 2020 graduation speaker

Tina Orwall (MSW’91) will give the keynote address at the School of Social Work’s virtual graduation celebration on Sunday, June 14.

May 4, 2020

Three social work students join Husky 100 group

Three social work students—Vern Harner, pursuing a doctoral degree in social welfare; Polly Woodbury, a combined MSW/MPH-degree student and Heather Dawn Swanson, enrolled in the MSW program at UW Tacoma—were selected to be part of the 2020 Husky 100 cohort.

April 20, 2020

Doctoral candidate Vern Harner receives Excellence in Teaching Award

Vern Harner, a doctoral candidate at the School of Social Work, was awarded the prestigious UW Excellence in Teaching Award.

April 18, 2020

PhD student Asia Bishop awarded Magnuson Scholarship

Asia Bishop, a fifth-year PhD student at the School of Social Work, was awarded a 2020-2021 Magnuson Scholarship for her dissertation on gang-involved youth.