How to: Add the Mandel School Events Calendar to your personal Google Calendar

February 16, 2017 / No Comments

Want to sync the Mandel School Events calendar with your personal Google Calendar? Open the events calendar and click the small Google icon in the lower right hand corner: The Mandel School Events Calendar will now appear in the “My Calendars” section of your Google Calendar; click the icon next ...

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ACT Team Leader Conference Calls

February 9, 2017 / No Comments

Join Jon Ramos of the Center for Evidence-Based Practices on February 15, 2017  for this professional peer-networking event and learning community. / 9 to 10 am or 12 to 1 pm / WebEx / $0, Free / “ACT Team Leader Conference Calls” provide a forum for Ohio ACT professionals to ask basi...

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NEW REPORT ON MULTIPLE SYSTEM INVOLVED YOUTH: JUVENILE JUSTICE AND CHILD WELFARE

January 31, 2017 / No Comments

Poverty Center researchers recently completed a report for the Annie E. Casey Foundation analyzing youth in Cuyahoga County who have been involved with both the juvenile justice and child welfare systems.  The analysis allows organizations working with both populations understand more about these...

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Engaging People in Discussions about Health-Related Changes

December 8, 2016 / No Comments

Jeremy S. Evenden, MSSA, LISW-S, of the Center for Evidence-Based Practices presents a workshop on Health Behavior Change at “Ohio’s Behavioral Health Conference 2017: Moving Forward in Recovery-Oriented Systems of  Care,” which takes place on January 10 and 11 from 8:30 am to 4 pm in...

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Student Spotlight: Judith Wertheim Rapport

November 28, 2016 / No Comments

Program: MSSA, 18-month Advanced Standing program – Children, Youth & Families Hometown: Cleveland, OH (“East side, of course!”) Why social work? “I’m attracted to helping professions. I studied social work in undergrad and quickly realized that it’s a very broad field and easy to apply to ma...

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APPLICATION DEADLINE EXTENDED – Mandel Council Elections

November 18, 2016 / No Comments

Join the Mandel Council Why YOU (yes, you) should consider joining Mandel Council this year. Are you looking to… Get more involved with the Mandel School? Create change on and around campus? Bring awareness to an issue of concern? Connect with fellow classmates, colleagues, faculty and staf...

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Self Care Series: Mind and Body

October 19, 2016 / No Comments

Tuesday, October 25 th, 2016 Mandel Center Room 115 12:50 to 1:50pm Faculty, Staff, and Students – Are you feeling stressed with the middle of the semester?  Having a hard time getting energized? Please join us! LET’S DANCE Come out and enjoy a modern African dance tutorial led by one of our stud...

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Attend a Study Abroad Info Session October 12-20

October 11, 2016 / No Comments

Learn about Spring 2017 short-term study abroad options at the Mandel School at an upcoming information session: Monday, October 10th: Gender & Sexuality Justice: LGBTQ Life in Amsterdam, LGBT Center (Tinkham Veale University Center) at 12:00pm Wednesday, October 12th: 21st Century Ghana, Man...

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Kretschmar named Managing Director of the Begun Center

October 10, 2016 / No Comments

As of October 1, 2016, Dr. Jeff Kretschmar began serving as the Managing Director of the Begun Center. He is currently a Research Assistant Professor and Senior Research Associate. He first joined ISPV at Kent State as a post-doctoral fellow in 2004 and has been the long-time project director/PI ...

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Intercountry adoptions and lessons learned from Romanian adoptees, Victor Groza, PhD, LISW-S

October 5, 2016 / No Comments

Thursday, October 20, 1-2pm Mandel School Room 338 Victor Groza, PhD, LISW-S Grace F. Brody Professor of Parent-Child Studies Dr. Groza have been involved in international child welfare and conducted research on intercountry adoptees with a special focus on Romanian adoptees since 1991.  He will ...

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Study Abroad: Info Sessions This Week | September 1 Deadline

August 29, 2016 / No Comments

Learn more about short-term 3-credit Study Abroad classes to Ecuador and India during Winter Break at one of three information sessions this week: INFORMATION SESSIONS: Monday, August 29, at 4-5pm | Tuesday, August 30, at 1-2pm | Wednesday, August 31, at 1-2pm All sessions are held in Room 105 of...

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Mandel Council: Open Meeting Dates

August 26, 2016 / No Comments

Got Ideas? Mandel Council wants to hear from you! Mandel Council Open Meetings in the Mandel School Noble Commons, 12:50-1:50pm Tuesdays September 13 October 4 November 1 Wednesdays September 14 October 5 November 2

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Join Mixed-Income Center for a Public Affairs Seminar and Book Launch

October 29, 2015 / No Comments

Join Dr. Mark Joseph and the National Initiative on Mixed-Income Communities team for a conversation on Integrating the Inner City Through Mixed-Income Development. This event is sponsored by the Center for Policy Studies at Case Western Reserve University and co-sponsored by the Jack, Joseph and...

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Commencement on May 17 celebrated graduates and award winners

May 21, 2015 / No Comments

On May 17, 2015, the Mandel School celebrated the graduation of 143 students in the MSSA program, including eight dual degrees (four of which received an MSSA/MNO degree), the first three graduates from our Online MSSA program, and three students in the doctoral program. “Congratulations to...

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Begun Center Publications on Juvenile Diversion Garner Increasing Coverage about Program’s Success

April 20, 2015 / No Comments

New Article on BHJJ drawing international interest about youth intervention A good deal of national discussion lately is increasingly devoted to the topic of effective, evidence-based juvenile justice interventions. Be it via network news features, National Public Radio round-tables, or New York ...

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Dismantling the Towers: Mark Joseph in Chicago Reporter

March 24, 2015 / No Comments

Mark Joseph is featured in the Chicago Reporter article “Dismantling the towers” about the transformation of the public housing complex Henry Horner Homes into the mixed-income development named Westhaven Park. Joseph and his colleagues at the University of Chicago have researched Wes...

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