Social Work Practice with Older Adults Research Poster Session

March 30, 2018 / No Comments

Social Work Practice with Older Adults Research Poster Session Tuesday, April 10, 1-2pm, Noble Commons. Free pizza lunch will be provided. 1 PD Hour This event is made possible by the MSASS Office of Research and Training. Posters to be presented are: Depression in Older Adults by Shanice Campbel...

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ASAM Criteria Training: Ohio Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services

March 30, 2018 / No Comments

10 dates, 9 cities in Ohio! / The Ohio Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services (OhioMHAS) is sponsoring 10 two-day, application-focused training events that provide physicians, nurse practitioners, and physician assistants with an in-depth look at the American Society of Addiction Medi...

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CATSJ To Host “Hearing the Silence” Art Installation on Sexual Harassment and Assault; April 2-8

March 29, 2018 / No Comments

Collective Action Towards Social Justice will be hosting this semester’s Arts in Action series, titled “Hearing the Silence“, that focuses on sexual harassment and assault next week, 4/2 – 4/8. The art installation presents clothing representations of 24 sexual assault sur...

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Motivational Interviewing (MI) Training Series Supports Expert Clinical Care

March 26, 2018 / No Comments

Hosted by Center for Evidence-Based Practices / 5.5 CEUs each event / Help people discover and talk about their desire for personal change, like managing symptoms of mental illness; reducing the use of alcohol, tobacco, and other drugs; and improving physical health. Attend our Center’s Mot...

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Serial Sex Offenders More Opportunistic Than Methodical: Rachel Lovell Interviewed by News 5 WEWS Cleveland

March 20, 2018 / No Comments

Journalist Homa Bash of News 5 Cleveland WEWS interviewed the Begun Center’s Rachel Lovell, PhD, who led the Center’s Sexual Assault Kit (SAK) investigation research team in analyzing more than 800 sexual assault kits from the Cuyahoga County Prosecutor’s Office, dating from 1993 to 2...

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Mandel School Secures #9 RANKING IN U.S. AND #1 IN OHIO BY 2019 U.S. NEWS AND WORLD REPORT

March 20, 2018 / No Comments

The Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel School of Applied Social Sciences at Case Western Reserve University is once again ranked No. 9 nationally and No. 1 in Ohio, according to the newest ranking of graduate schools released this week by U.S. News & World Report — a familiar spot for the interna...

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Joseph’s Power of Diversity Lecture

March 14, 2018 / No Comments

The Office for Inclusion, Diversity and Equal Opportunity Power of Diversity Lecture Series continues with a talk by Mark L. Joseph, the Leona Bevis/Marguerite Haynam Associate Professor in Community Development and founding director of the National Initiative on Mixed-Income Communities. Joseph ...

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WVIZ/PBS Ideas Invites Daniel J. Flannery to Speak on Preventing Gun Violence

March 13, 2018 / No Comments

“This week marks one month since 17 students and staff members were killed in a shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida,” host Rick Jackson began this week’s episode of WVIZ/PBS Ideas. “In memory of those victims, students across the country a...

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Begun Center’s SAKI Team Gaining Better Understanding of Sexual Offenders

March 12, 2018 / No Comments

The Sexual Assault Kit Investigation team at the Begun Center for Violence Prevention Research and Education has experts re-thinking what was previously believed about the patterns of serial rapists—that they don’t stick with the same modus operandi. Instead, offenders in reported rape cases appe...

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Poverty Center Brief Examines Neighborhood Preschool Need in Cuyahoga County

March 7, 2018 / No Comments

Research from the Center on Urban Poverty and Community Development shows that quality early childhood education is important to child well-being. In Cuyahoga County, expanding access to high quality preschool is a key component in improving child well-being. The brief Star Rated High Quality Pre...

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Moving Fast after 100 Years: The Transformation of Fundraising at United Way of Greater Cleveland, March 22, 2018

March 6, 2018 / No Comments

As a part of the Strategies in Social Investment 2018 series Dan Mansoor, VP of Resource Development and Chief Philanthropy Officer at United Way of Greater Cleveland, will be giving a talk titled “Moving Fast after 100 Years: The Transformation of Fundraising at United Way of Greater Cleve...

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The Role of Technology in the Nonprofit Sector: Do We Lead It or Does It Lead Us? April 19, 2018

March 6, 2018 / No Comments

As a part of the Strategies in Social Investment 2018 series Adam Roth, MSSA/MNO and CEO of StreamLink Software , will be giving a talk titled “The Role of Technology in the Nonprofit Sector: Do We Lead It or Does It Lead Us?”  on Thursday, April 19, 2018 from 12:45-2:15 pm in the Man...

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Economic Inequality and its Implications for Youth Lecture, 3/30

March 6, 2018 / No Comments

As a part of the Spring 2018 Research and Training Colloquia Dr. Trina R. Williams Shanks, PhD Associate Director of the Vivian A. James L. Curtis Research Training Center and Associate Professor, School of Social Work at the University of Michigan will be presenting “Economic Inequality an...

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Global Marketplace at LINK Silent Auction on April 17

March 6, 2018 / No Comments

LINK (Local InterNational Konnection) will be hosting a Global marketplace silent auction filled with unique items from around the world on Tuesday, April 17th, from 11 am-2 pm in the Mandel School, Noble Commons LINK is a Mandel School student organization that strives to facilitate a mutual und...

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Joseph Named to George Gund Foundation Board of Trustees

March 6, 2018 / No Comments

Mark Joseph, the Leona Bevis/Marguerite Haynam Associate Professor in Community Development, has been named to the George Gund Foundation’s board of trustees. Joseph is the founding director of the National Initiative on Mixed-Income Communities, which conducts research and consulting projects in...

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Daniel J. Flannery Appears on WCPN Sound of Ideas to Address Preventing Gun Violence

March 5, 2018 / No Comments

Daniel J. Flannery, Dr. Semi J. and Ruth W. Begun Professor and Director of the Begun Center for Violence Prevention Research and Education, was a guest on Wednesday morning on WCPN’s Sound of Ideas. The timely topic was “Preventing School Shootings,” and host Michael McIntyre d...

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Mandel Allies Event March 21: LGBT Health and Related Services in Cleveland

March 4, 2018 / No Comments

Mandel Allies will be hosting “LGBT Health and Related Services in Cleveland” on March 21 at 11:00 – 12:30 p.m. in Mandel Center Room 108 with presentations and information from the VA Medical Center G.I.V.E. Clinic, the Pride Clinic at the Cleveland Clinic, MetroHealth Hospital...

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Mindfulness Workshop Series in April Hosted by Student-Alumni Network

March 4, 2018 / No Comments

The Student-Alumni Network is hosting Mindfulness Meditation Workshop, a 3-part series that will be led by alumnus Steve Williger, MSSA 1977, on April 11, 18, and 25 at 6:00 – 7:00 p.m. in the Mandel Center Room 115. Experience and learn about mindfulness meditation and stress reduction tec...

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