February 22, 2017
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SSW Professors receive Integrative Social Science Research Initiative award SSW professors Jaime Booth and Mary Ohmer, along with Rosta Farzan, from Information Sciences, were awarded an Integrative Social Science Research Initiative grant for their project: We are strong! Leveraging Information Technology to Empower Marginalized Communities. Read more
February 21, 2017
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PhD alum takes the reins at Temple Doctoral program almuna Bernie Newman was named the interim chair of the Temple University School of Social Work. Newman researches issues faced by domestic violence survivors and people in the LGBTQ community — two groups she believes are often overlooked. Read more
February 17, 2017
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White Privilege in America: Not So Invisible Anymore Paul R. Croll's Center on Race and Social Problems Speaker Series lecture “White Privilege in America: Not So Invisible Anymore,” aimed to bring recent data and a social scientific perspective to several central questions. Read more
February 14, 2017
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SSW alums make the list of Pittsburgh's top community leaders and activists SSW alumni Julius Boatwright, Johnnie Geathers, and Tara Sherry-Torres made the "Who’s Next: Community Leaders and Activists" list put out by The Incline. "Who’s Next" honors Pittsburgh's best and brightest under-40 professionals in different fields. Read more