SSA congratulates all of our students...
YVLifeSet boosted earnings by 17%; decreased homelessness by 22%
SSA shares ideas with Chinese university colleagues about curriculum, field education.
SSA alumni face many familiar issues when working overseas, but it’s the cultural, structural and administrative differences that really test their abilities
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.
Li reflects on her SSA field experience, “I now realize that as a therapist, both the goal and how you approach that goal are very important.”
“I love what I do at UCAN (as a program supervisor and providing therapy). I’m tremendously excited about my work, and that’s how I start every day.”
SSA students among Social New Venture Challenge finalists: SLAP’D and Strawvival
Virginia Parks: Study looks at union participation in Illinois
Harold Pollack discusses recent biker gang shootout in Waco, Texas
Op-ed cites SAFE Children, co-founded by Deborah Gorman-Smith, to get parents more involved with children's education
Jens Ludwig comments on the newest Moving To Opportunity study
Jens Ludwig: larger portion of paycheck for lower and middle-income consumers goes toward rent
Joy Ippolito, AM '05: Alumna’s research helps guide local educators
Susan Lambert: 41 percent of early-career hourly workers are scheduled a week or less in advance
Jens Ludwig: U.S. Spends More on Homeowner Subsidies Than on Affordable Housing
Waldo Johnson, Jr. and Eddie Bocanegra discuss controversy surrounding title of movie Chiraq
Julia Henly presented Dean's Lecture at UTexas-San Antonio College of Public Policy
Susan Lambert and Julia Henly find child care benefits can be lost if a worker’s hours are decreased
Jens Ludwig argues that policymakers should consider the financial impact of declining prison population
Matthew Epperson: Reducing Illinois prison population is a marathon, not a sprint
Susan Lambert found that 47 percent of part-time workers receive schedules less than a week in advance
May 27, 12:00 PM: Justice Works Discussion Group
May 27, 12:00 PM: OUTreach
May 27, 12:30 PM: Ehekapahtinime Workshop
May 27, 4:30 PM: 2015 China Winter Institute Meeting
May 28, 12:00 PM: Doctoral Workshops
May 28, 5:00 PM: Trauma and Resilience in Cross Cultural Practice -Town Hall Meeting
May 29, 11:00 AM: A Tribute to Michael R. Sosin
May 30, 8:10 AM: Student Alumni Lunch and Learn
Jun 1, 12:00 PM: Financial Literacy Workshop
Jun 2, 5:30 PM: GPHAP Reception
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