Working in government agencies and nonprofits provides important experience
Harold Pollack tells the story of his brother-in-law to raise awareness about intellectual disability
Yoonsun Choi’s new study explores a diverse demographic with a variety of traditions and needs
YVLifeSet boosted earnings by 17%; decreased homelessness by 22%
We challenge our students to dig deeper to understand the root causes and human costs of social problems.
Our students have lots of reasons why they chose SSA.
“We want to bring in the best and brightest and prepare them for careers of service."
"Students are exposed to a wide variety of academic and professional opportunities at SSA and these diverse experiences and world views help to inform decisions about our personal and career trajectories."
Harold Pollack discusses the basis of his upcoming book, “The Index Card”
Gina Fedock discusses changing culture of abuse in Michigan women’s prison
Harold Pollack says little evidence to substantiate Donald Trump's claims about crime and illegal immigrants
Harold Pollack advocates for treatment-based drug courts
Harold Pollack Critiques Black Lives Matter’s Police-Reform Plan
Julia Henly and Susan Lambert: Challenges posed by unpredictable work hours could take a toll on children
Harold Pollack criticizes Illinois’ lack of spending for intellectual and developmental disability services
Susan Lambert and Julia Henly show unpredictable work schedules impact employees' ability to raise children
Jens Ludwig found most low-income tax credit housing is located in poor neighborhoods
Harold Pollack says one fifth of teenage Chicago shooting victims are killed by crossfire or stray bullets
Article features Harold Pollack’s index card of advice about investing
Gina Fedock’s research cited: How to treat women’s mental health in prison
Harold Pollack says crime field data often can be compromised
Abena Joan Brown, AM ‘63: Visionary in the African-American theater community
Virginia Parks finds 'clear and profound pattern of racial disparities' in public transit access
Aug 28, 4:00 PM: Summer Convocation
Sep 8, 9:00 AM: Community School Orientation
Sep 11, 8:00 AM: Field Breakfast
Sep 18, 9:00 AM: DSM-5: Significant Changes Impacting Practice
Sep 18, 9:00 AM: Harry Stack Sullivan: Interpersonal Perspectives on Clinical Inquiry
Sep 25, 9:00 AM: Essential Tools for Field Instruction
Sep 29, 12:00 PM: Understanding Health Disparities on the South Side of Chicago: Is having a ...
Oct 6, 12:00 PM: Michael M. Davis Lecture Series: Robert Gibbons, Ph.D.
Oct 7, 10:00 AM: Admissions Class Visit
Oct 9, 9:00 AM: Philanthropy: Practical Tools to Better Understand Grantmaking
Oct 10, 11:30 AM: Human Rights Information Session
Oct 12, 10:00 AM: Admissions Class Visit
Oct 13, 12:00 PM: Michael M. Davis Lecture Series: Peter D. Friedmann, M.D., M.P.H.
Oct 14, 10:00 AM: Admissions Class Visit
Oct 14, 12:00 PM: Field Readiness Workshop
Oct 19, 10:00 AM: Admissions Class Visit
Oct 23, 11:30 AM: Class of 1965 50th Reunion Luncheon
Oct 23, 2:00 PM: Reunion Impact Talks
Nov 11, 6:00 PM: Effectively Managing Toxic Relationships
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