Join the Begun Center and mark 20 years of violence prevention Oct. 4

September 21, 2018 / No Comments

The Begun Center for Violence Prevention Research and Education at Case Western Reserve University’s Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel School of Applied Social Sciences will mark 20 years of violence prevention with a series of events Thursday, Oct. 4. CWRU students: Register here All others: ...

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National Initiative on Mixed-Income Communities now formally independent

September 19, 2018 / No Comments

The National Initiative on Mixed-Income Communities (NIMC) initiative, founded in 2013 to help cities and organizations refine their mixed-income development strategies and shape public policy, is now an independent center at Case Western Reserve University. Originally administratively housed wit...

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2018 Fall Open House

September 17, 2018 / No Comments

We hope to see you at our Fall Open House Saturday, Nov. 17, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Mandel Community Studies Center (11402 Bellflower Road in Cleveland on the campus of Case Western Reserve University). Get an inside look at our top-ranked master’s programs in social work and nonprofi...

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Hurricane Florence: A Message from the Dean

September 15, 2018 / No Comments

We are deeply concerned for our extended Mandel School community members who are in the path of Hurricane Florence. If you are one of the many residing in the Carolinas, or in some parts of Virginia, Georgia or Maryland who are being impacted, we are keeping you in our thoughts, and we are keepin...

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Social work school names assistant dean for diversity and inclusion

September 11, 2018 / No Comments

The Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel School of Applied Social Sciences is proud to announce Assistant Professor Adrianne M. Crawford Fletcher, MSSA, PhD, has been appointed the school’s inaugural assistant dean for diversity and inclusion. “I am thrilled to see Dr. Fletcher take on this important l...

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David B. Miller selected to receive the University of Pittsburgh School of Social Work’s 2018 Distinguished Alumni Award for Social Work Education

August 8, 2018 / No Comments

Congratulations to David B. Miller, PhD  who will receive the University of Pittsburgh School of Social Work’s  2018 Distinguished Alumni Award on October 3, 2018. Dr. David Miller received his PhD in Social Work from the University of Pittsburgh in 1993.  He is currently an associate profe...

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Day of Giving Results

June 22, 2018 / No Comments

The Mandel School of Applied Social Sciences thanks our students, friends, alumni, staff, faculty and community members for making Day of Giving 2018 such a success. Case Western Reserve University as a whole ended up with a total of 2,609 donors for $1,551,470 in support. Within that CWRU total,...

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Taking a Stance on Family Separation Policies

June 19, 2018 / No Comments

Statement by Dean Grover C. Gilmore: The Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel School of Applied Social Sciences at Case Western Reserve University joins our social work colleagues at the state and national levels in expressing our deep concern over the policies that are being implemented by the Departm...

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Day of Giving 2018

June 14, 2018 / No Comments

On Day of Giving 2018 the Mandel School raised a total of $86,528 was raised from 259 donors. Special THANKS to everyone who was ALL[in] to provide scholarship support to Mandel School students. The school also received a total bonus of $10,000 from the university: $5,000 for exceeding our school...

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CWRU Board of Trustees Approves New Faculty Appointments

June 5, 2018 / No Comments

On Saturday, June 2nd, 2018, Case Western Reserve University’s Board of Trustees approved the faulty appointment recommendations made by President Barbara Snyder. Congratulations to the following Mandel School staff on their new appointments: Elizabeth Tracy, PhD, Grace Coyle Professor Emer...

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Mandel School to be Institutional Sponsor of NASEM Study

May 29, 2018 / No Comments

The Mandel School of Applied Social Sciences is set to be one of 64 institutional sponsors of the NASEM study on Integrating Social Needs Care into the Delivery of Health Care to Improve the Nation’s Health. An ad hoc committee of the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicin...

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Laura Voith Weighs-In On Risky Sexual Behaviors Among Adolescence on Cleveland.com

May 23, 2018 / No Comments

Boys and girls have different reasons for engaging in risky sexual behavior, suggests a recent study with ties to Case Western Reserve University. Past child abuse led to risky sexual behavior for boys in the study, explained Laura Voith, assistant professor at the Jack, Joseph, and Morton Mandel...

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Professor Elizabeth M. Tracy Retires After 30 Years of Service

May 15, 2018 / No Comments

Elizabeth M. Tracy is the Grace Longwell Coyle Professor in Social Work at the Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel School of Applied Social Sciences. For the last 30 years, Dr. Tracy has taught courses in direct social work practice theory and methods in the master level program and a seminar in socia...

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2018 Capstone Presentations on May 4

April 10, 2018 / No Comments

The 2018 Mandel Leadership Fellows and Child Welfare Fellows Programs invite all students, faculty and staff to their Capstone Presentations on Friday, May 4, 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 fol...

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Civil Rights and Social Justice Leader Dean Larry E. Davis to Deliver 2018 Commencement Address

April 10, 2018 / No Comments

  Dean Grover “Cleve” Gilmore announces Dean Larry E. Davis, PhD, (School of Social Work, University of Pittsburgh) as Mandel School’s 2018 Commencement speaker on Sunday, May 20. During commencement, Dean Davis will be presented with the The Herman D. Stein Distinguished Social Work E...

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Polish Feminisms Seminar and The Ohio Chapter Kościuszko Foundation 2018 Symposium

April 6, 2018 / No Comments

Lunch Time Seminar on Polish Feminisms Mandel School. Room 336. April 12th from 12:45pm-2:00pm. We invite you to a seminar led by Professor Joanna Trzeciak Huss from Kent State University on April 12th at 12:45pm-2:00pm.  She is a noted translator and professor of Russian and Polish who has trans...

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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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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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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 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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