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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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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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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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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Teaching Social Justice From the Inside Out on February 6

February 2, 2018 / No Comments

“Teaching Social Justice From the Inside Out” will be presented by Adrianne Fletcher, Assistant Professor, on Tuesday, February 6, at 1-2 PM in the Mandel Center Room 115. Lunch will be provided. Dr. Fletcher received her PhD from Loyola University Chicago and her Master of Science in...

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Fred Butcher is Talking Research on February 13

February 2, 2018 / No Comments

Fred Butcher, Research Assistant Professor at the Mandel School and Senior Research Associate at the Begun Center for Violence Prevention Research and Education, will be talking about The Use of Risk Assessment in Juvenile Sentencing in Ohio: Intended and Unintended Consequences. The talk will ta...

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Community Network Builder Training on February 16

February 2, 2018 / No Comments

Would you like to be trained as a Community Network Builder? Erika Brown of Neighborhood Connections will be hosting a 3-hour training on February 16th to teach the Neighbor UP! community building practices. These skills and activities can be used within the existing Neighbor UP! Network, at our ...

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Joseph Appointed Bevis/Haynam Associate Professor in Community Development; Celebration on February 26

January 31, 2018 / No Comments

The Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel School of Applied Social Sciences is pleased to announce the appointment of  Mark L. Joseph, PhD as the Leona Bevis/Marguerite Haynam Associate Professor in Community Development. A celebration in his honor will be held on February 26, 2018 at the Jack, Joseph a...

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2018 SSWR: Updates, Information, and Presentations

January 5, 2018 / No Comments

The Mandel School is proud to be participating in the Society for Social Work Research’s 22nd Annual Conference (#SSWR18), on January 10-14, 2018, in Washington, DC. In addition to having a booth at the conference (#502), Dean Grover C. Gilmore will be inducted as an Honorary Fellow of the Americ...

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CONNECT WITH US AT THE 2017 NASW OHIO ANNUAL CONFERENCE

November 14, 2017 / No Comments

Join the Mandel School at one of the biggest events of the year for Ohio social workers, NASW Ohio’s 2017 Annual Conference, on Thursday, November 12 through Saturday, November 18  at the Quest Conference Center in Columbus, Ohio. While at the conference, be sure to check out the impressive line-...

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