Michael Sosin, the Emily Klein Gidwitz Professor at SSA, passed away on Tuesday, November 25, 2014 after an extended illness. He was 64.
Some SSA master’s students have the opportunity to delve deep into the scholarly work of social work research
The ACA uses Medicaid to get health insurance to millions of people. Colleen Grogan is keeping track of what happened after that plan was derailed.
Sydney Hans is studying how home visits from a doula help young mothers and their children
We challenge our students to dig deeper to understand the root causes and human costs of social problems.
SSA has defined how the world understands the field of social work and the problems it addresses.
SSA's approach is interdisciplinary and intellectually pluralistic.
At SSA, practice and policy are complementary.
Learn more about the Ricardo Estrada, AM '93 and Michael Rodriguez, AM '07 who recieved the Social Impact and Butler awards during our annual gala. (Photos now available).
Mark Courtney: Young adults often neglected in policies and programs that could help
Alumna Evelyn Diaz talks about Chicago's Summer Jobs program
Matthew Epperson: Reflections on the Role of Social Work in Criminal Justice Reform
Harold Pollack criticizes drug testing for welfare benefits
Harold Pollack discusses the lack of qualified academics working in government
Colleen Grogan: How Arkansas is expanding Medicaid without actually expanding Medicaid
Professor Jens Ludwig: How NYC became safe again
Susan Lambert: How Black Friday crept into Thursday
SSA alumnus Ted Christians and Umoja help high school students with college applications
Susan Lambert finds that many part-time workers face fluctuations in their work hours
Harold Pollack's controversial interview about Medicaid with ‘Obamacare architect’ Jonathan Gruber
SSA alumnus Michael Rodriguez and Enlace help Little Village students achieve college dreams
Harold Pollack argues that smoking rate in the United States is still a national problem
SSA alumnus Ron Huberman, AM, MBA ’00 joins Bruce Rauner’s transition team
Dexter Voisin leads conference "One Step Closer To HIV Elimination”
Dec 19, 9:00 AM: Advanced Psychodynamic Clinical Practice
Jan 5, 5:00 PM: EEP Curriculum Concentration
Jan 6, 4:30 PM: Washington Week Information Session
Jan 7, 8:30 PM: EEP 2nd Year Field Selection Process
Jan 8, 12:00 PM: Doctorial Theory Workshop
Jan 9, 9:00 AM: Advanced Psychodynamic Clinical Practice
Jan 9, 12:00 PM: Washington Week Information Session
Jan 10, 9:00 AM: EEP Second Year Social Administration
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Jan 14, 10:00 AM: SSA Campus/Class Visits
Jan 15, 12:00 PM: Doctorial Workshops
Jan 21, 10:00 AM: SSA Campus/Class Visits
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