2018 Cuyahoga County Conference on Social Welfare at CWRU on March 9

March 4, 2018 / No Comments

The Mandel School and Case Western Reserve University are thrilled to host the 2018 Cuyahoga County Conference on Social Welfare (CCCOSW) on Friday March 9, along with co-hosts Cleveland State University and NASW Ohio. The largest social work conference in the region, CCCOSW is an opportunity for...

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Joseph and Khare Present at Harvard University on March 2

March 2, 2018 / No Comments

Mark Joseph the Leona Bevis/Marguerite Haynam Associate Professor in Community Development at the Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel School of Applied Social Sciences and the founding director of the National Initiative on Mixed Income Communities (NIMC) and Faculty Associate at the Center on Urban P...

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DATA DAYS CLEVELAND 2018 CELEBRATES CIVIC TECHNOLOGY, DATA AND DOERS

March 1, 2018 / No Comments

The Center on Urban Poverty and Community Development at the Mandel School is one of the driving forces behind Data Days Cleveland on Thursday, April 5th and Friday, April 6th, 2018 at Jumpstart, Inc.  — Cleveland’s annual celebration of civic technology, data and the doers working to improve Nor...

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New Partnership with Wittenberg University Announced for Graduate Social Work Education

March 1, 2018 / No Comments

For students desiring to make a difference in the lives of individuals, families, and communities, Wittenberg University in Springfield, Ohio, and the Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel School of Applied Social Sciences at Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio, have announced a partnersh...

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Daniel J. Flannery Collaborates on Call for Action to End Gun Violence

February 28, 2018 / No Comments

Deeply concerned about the recent Florida school shooting, a group of 19 prominent experts in violence prevention, Begun Center Director Dr. Daniel J. Flannery among them, has prepared a statement for national dissemination: “Call for Action to Prevent Gun Violence in the United States of America...

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Daniel J. Flannery Addresses Gun Violence in the U.S.

February 27, 2018 / No Comments

On Wednesday, February 14, the community of Parkland, Florida, suffered an unthinkable tragedy, when a former student entered Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School and took the lives of 17 students and staff, injuring 14 more and traumatizing thousands. This is an event that we as a nation have wi...

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Upcoming Financial Literacy Series

February 23, 2018 / No Comments

The Mandel School Office of Financial Aid will be putting on the Spring Financial Literacy Series on the following dates: March 6th, 2018 – Public Service Loan Forgiveness for Social Work and Nonprofit Management Students 12:50-1:50pm (MC 115) April -10– Student Loan Repayment and Consolidation- ...

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Announcing the 2017 Regional Award Winners

February 23, 2018 / No Comments

Congratulations to the 2017 NASW Regional Award Winners! Five Mandel school alumni have been selected as award winners. Molly Brudnick, MSSA 1972- Cleveland area, Lifetime Achievement Award Matthew Butler, MSSA 2010- Youngstown area, Social Worker of the Year Gabrielle Faggella, MSSA 1986- Akron ...

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MSASS Community Night on March 7

February 23, 2018 / No Comments

MSASS Community: You’re invited! Join us the first Wednesday of each month! MSASS Community Night is based on Neighborhood Connections’ Neighbor UP! events currently hosted in neighborhoods across Cleveland. These gatherings create space where neighbors’ individual talents, gifts, and wisdom can ...

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Jerry Mahoney Is Talking About Research!

February 23, 2018 / No Comments

Jerry Mahoney, PhD. and the Verna Houck Motto Professor of Families and Communities will be talking about Establishing the Efficacy of an Early Intervention Curriculum for Preschool Children with Disabilities and other Developmental Risks on Thursday March 1, 2018 from 12:45- 1:45 pm in the MSASS...

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CPSC Field Placement Speed Networking

February 23, 2018 / No Comments

We invite all Community Practice for Social Change students to attend a speed networking session on March 1.  This will be a fun, high energy interactive event where you will get to make new friends and build your community practice network.  Thursday, March 1, at 5:30-7:00 pm Noble Commons ̵...

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Mandel School Offers $10,000 Guaranteed Annual Scholarship

February 19, 2018 / No Comments

The Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel School of Applied Social Sciences at Case Western Reserve University is excited to offer a minimum $10,000 Guaranteed Annual Scholarship to admitted students. “We want to make it possible for people to make the choice to come to the Mandel School and achie...

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Dr. Mark Joseph Named in Top 20 African American Faculty in Social Work Schools

February 16, 2018 / No Comments

In a study done in 2017 by Kimberly Y. Huggins-Hoyt of the School of Social Work at the University of Georgia Dr. Mark Joseph was named in the top 20 African American faculty in Social Work Schools. The study assessed the research productivity of African American faculty in the top 25 ranked scho...

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Mark Joseph Invited to Join Journal of Community Practice Editorial Board

February 16, 2018 / No Comments

Dr. Mark Joseph, Leona Bevis/Marguerite Haynam Associate Professor in Community Development, Founding Director of the National Initiative on Mixed-Income Communities, and Faculty Associate at the Center on Urban Poverty and Community Development was recently invited to join the editorial board of...

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CATSJ and CWRU to Host Series of Events in Celebration of Black History Month

February 14, 2018 / No Comments

During Black History Month, we are encouraged to explore the richness and complexity of the African American experience. Installation 1: Race and Policing at Doubting Thomas Art Gallery (856 Jefferson Ave, Cleveland, OH 44113) February 9 – 24, 2018 | Opening February 9, 2018 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m....

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Strategies in Social Investment Series 2018

February 13, 2018 / No Comments

Strategies in Social Investment Series 2018:From Roots to New Growth 1.5 PD hours for students Mandel School Noble Commons or Via Livestream FREE and open to all. February 21, 2018, Wednesday, 12:45-2:15pm Charity vs. Philanthropy: A Historical Perspective  Brian Amkraut, Ph.D., Executive Directo...

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2018 Spring Open House On March 24

February 6, 2018 / No Comments

Attend our Spring Open House on Saturday, March 24th, from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at the Mandel Community Studies Center (11402 Bellflower Road in Cleveland on the campus of Case Western Reserve University). This event is ideal for both prospective and admitted students! Get an inside look at our...

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Charity vs. Philanthropy: A Historical Perspective On February 21

February 6, 2018 / No Comments

What we now know as philanthropy operated along religious lines until relatively recently. Brian Amkraut, Ph.D., Executive Director, Laura and Alvin Siegal Lifelong Learning Program, discusses how charity as religious obligation was essential in the traditions of Judaism, Christianity, and Islam,...

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Career Connections Night 2018

February 2, 2018 / No Comments

One of the most popular events of the school year, Career Connections Night, is scheduled for Wednesday, February 21, from 5:30pm-8:00pm in Noble Commons! First and second year MSSA and MNO students can casually connect with nearly 20 MSSA and MNO alumni from throughout Northeast Ohio, who have p...

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