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.
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.
Our students have lots of reasons why they chose SSA.
"I am a change agent and want to continue to have an impact by helping move issues forward, particularly in education."
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
Harold Pollack: We Don’t Need “Modern Asylums”
Harold Pollack discusses efforts to shut down firearm black markets
ACA To Expand Help to People with Addictions
Melissa Roderick's research cited: HS freshmen pass rates could be 'silver bullet' for achievement
Study by UChicago Crime Lab shows positive effects of summer jobs on teenage crime rates
Leyla Ismayilova tackles disease in Kazakhstan drug injectors
Deborah Gorman-Smith named the Emily Klein Gidwitz Professor
Crime Lab to study three programs in effort to reduce youth violence in Chicago
New Studies Assess Accountable Care Organizations after the Passage of the ACA
Special Journal Issue Looks at the Future of Health Care Delivery Reforms
Prof Mark Courtney and Tenn Gov Bill Haslam presented landmark study on how to effectively help former foster youth
Harold Pollack: Teaching meditation to at-risk teens could lower crime and dropout rates
Aug 27, 4:00 PM: Community Schools Orientation
Sep 8, 9:00 AM: Community School Orientation
Sep 11, 8:00 AM: Field Breakfast
Oct 6, 12:00 PM: Michael M. Davis Lecture Series: Robert Gibbons, Ph.D.
Oct 7, 10:00 AM: Admissions Class Visit
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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