On Oppression, Racism, and Chief Wahoo

April 11, 2017 / No Comments

A statement from Dean Grover “Cleve” Gilmore: Today is Opening Day for professional baseball in Cleveland, and it’s an appropriate time to remind our Mandel School community of the racism and oppression represented by the Cleveland baseball team’s mascot. As a fan of Cleveland sports,...

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Retirement Celebration in Honor of Terry Hokenstad on May 9

April 4, 2017 / No Comments

You are cordially invited to join Dean Grover “Cleve” Gilmore at a Retirement Celebration on Tuesday, May 9th, to honor M.C. “Terry” Hokenstad, PhD, upon the occasion of his retirement from teaching, to celebrate his illustrious 43-year academic career at the Mandel School...

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Apply Now for Ecuador and India; Upcoming Info Sessions

March 31, 2017 / No Comments

Interested in experiential and interdisciplinary learning in Ecuador or India? Want to take your passion for social change international? Seeking to become a big picture thinker? The Mandel School is now accepting applications for its popular short-term study abroad courses during Winter Break: +...

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2017 Capstone Presentations on April 28

March 30, 2017 / No Comments

The 2017 Mandel Leadership Fellows and Child Welfare Fellows Programs invite all students, faculty and staff to their Capstone Presentations on Friday, April 28, from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. in the Mandel School Noble Commons.  Includes refreshments. No RSVP necessary. 2 PD Hours available.  The ...

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Mandel School Offers $10,000 Guaranteed Annual Scholarship for Fall 2017

March 23, 2017 / No Comments

For the first time in its 100-year history, the Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel School of Applied Social Sciences at Case Western Reserve University is offering a minimum $10,000 Guaranteed Annual Scholarship to admitted students. “We want to make it possible for people to make the choice to...

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Community Practice Student Niza Phiri organizes drive to collect hygiene items for local men’s shelter

March 6, 2017 / No Comments

MSSA Community Practice student Niza Phiri has organized a campaign to collect items needed to create hygiene kits for men living in the Men’s shelter at 2100 Lakeside. The following items will be collected from 2/15/17 to 4/30/2017. Boxes for the collection have been placed just inside the...

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Study Abroad in Nicaragua in June: Child Development and Welfare

March 3, 2017 / No Comments

The Mandel School has just announced a new short-term Study Abroad course, Child Development/Child Welfare in Nicaragua (SASS 375J/575), on June 1-30. Open to all Case Western Reserve undergraduates and graduate students, it offers unique international service learning placements, direct engageme...

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MSSA Dean’s Forum

March 3, 2017 / No Comments

Thursday, March 23, 2017 12:50 – 1:50pm Mandel Center Room 106 Dean Gilmore invites you to join him to discuss the school, your successes, personal goals, lingering concerns, and any challenges you may be facing.

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Announcing the Early Intervention Related Services Training Program for 2017

March 3, 2017 / No Comments

The next training cohort begins the summer of 2017. The deadline for applying to this program is March 23. This interdisciplinary specialty training program is designed for CWRU graduate students from Social Work and Speech Language Pathology who are interested in working with young children at-r...

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Lunch & Learn: Summit County Children’s Services March 29

February 24, 2017 / No Comments

Network with Summit County Children’s Services staff at an information session on Wednesday March 29 from 12:50pm-2:00pm in the Mandel Center Room 108, a part of the Mandel School’s Social Work Month celebration. Learn about opportunities for interns, 1st and 2nd year field placements, and ...

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Tour Civil Rights Photography Exhibit at Maltz Museum on March 22

February 24, 2017 / No Comments

Don’t miss the opportunity to tour the Maltz Museum’s exhibit of “This Light of Ours: Activist Photographers of the Civil Rights Movement,” a striking display of more than 150 photographs depicting the fight for equality and empowerment, on Wednesday, March 22, at 6:00pm-8...

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Celebrate Social Work Month 2017: Social Workers Stand Up

February 24, 2017 / No Comments

Happy Social Work Month! Everyone is invited to join Mandel School festivities throughout March, to celebrate the theme “Social Workers Stand Up!” and to honor our students, alumni, field supervisors, faculty and friends who are among the 600,000 social workers throughout the world wh...

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2017 Cuyahoga County Conference on Social Welfare on March 16

February 24, 2017 / No Comments

The Mandel School and Case Western Reserve University are thrilled to host the 2017 Cuyahoga County Conference on Social Welfare (CCCOSW), Northeast Ohio’s largest social work conference, on Thursday March 16. The conference is an opportunity for social workers to enhance their role in anal...

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