On September 15-16, 2016 the Grand Challenges initiative hosted its first policy conference, Social Innovation for America’s Renewal: Ideas, Evidence, Action, at Washington University in St. Louis. The meeting produced a series of more than 50 policy recommendations around the… continue reading
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The national elections of 2016 loom ever closer. Unlike the past half century, these elections are bringing the problems of inequity in American society into exceptional relief. That is why a seminal conference held last week at Washington University in… continue reading
SOURCE: Washington University in St. Louis September 16, 2016 12:05 ET Leaders Set out Broad Policy Agenda for the Country ST. LOUIS, MO–(Marketwired – September 16, 2016) – More than 250 experts, advocates, and leading academics from all over the… continue reading
Social Work Groups Join Forces with Rock the Vote to register voters #SWRocktheVote campaign will run September 12-30th.
The AASWSW is partnering with The National Association of Social Workers (NASW) and Social Work Helper Magazine on a nationwide Rock the Vote registration drive. During the #SWRocktheVote campaign, which runs September 12-30, social workers and their allies are encouraged to… continue reading
Brown School conference to focus on ‘12 Grand Challenges’ for America | The Source | Washington University in St. Louis National experts, advocates and leading academics will gather at Washington University in St. Louis Wednesday-Friday, Sept. 14-16, as part of… continue reading
The Center for Social Development, George Warren Brown School of Social Work, at Washington University in St Louis, has announced draft Policy Briefs for The Grand Challenges for Social Work. continue reading
Michael Sherraden, Director for the Center for Social Development, Washington University in St Louis, Advises Israeli Government on Implementation of Universal Savings Accounts for Children.
Link to announcement: CSD Leaders Chart Best Practices for Israel’s new CDA’s. continue reading
“USC Opens Applications for New Online Doctor of Social Work Degree” LOS ANGELES, May 19, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — The University of Southern California (USC) School of Social Work is now accepting applications for its new online Doctor of Social Work (DSW),… continue reading