Day of Giving 2017: All In To Win!

June 12, 2017 / No Comments

Day of Giving 2017 is Wednesday, June 14 — a day to come together to inspire and celebrate our wonderful alumni, students, faculty, and staff in a fast-paced 24-hour campaign to raise money for our Annual Fund and help us win BIG matching gifts! Dean Cleve Gilmore and his wife, Linda, even ...

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Mandel Council Representative Spotlight: Jessica Switzer

May 22, 2017 / No Comments

Position: Director of Finance Program: MSSA , 2nd Year Full Time, Health/ MPH, Health Policy and Administration Hometown: Strongsville, OH Why social work? I have always loved volunteering with populations in need. I began volunteering at a summer camp for ventilator dependent children when I was...

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Admitted Student Webinar May 16th

May 8, 2017 / No Comments

Join us for an admitted student webinar on Tuesday, May 16th, from 6:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m. where you will have a chance to learn more from our Director of Admissions, Assistant Director of Financial Aid, and the Director of Field Education about next steps and pertinent information moving forward. RS...

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Mandel Council Representative Spotlight: Laurel Sutherin

May 8, 2017 / No Comments

Position: 12-Month Advanced Standing Representative Program: MSSA, 12 Month Advanced Standing, Health Concentration Hometown: Chagrin Falls, OH Why social work? I chose the social work field because I truly want to make a difference in at least one person’s life and I want to be working in ...

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Research ShowCASE on April 21st Featuring Mandel School

April 19, 2017 / No Comments

On Friday, April 21, hundreds of researchers, scientists and scholars will gather in Case Western Reserve’s Veale Convocation Center for the annual Research ShowCASE, a day filled with exploration and discovery of the university’s exciting research. Check out the full list of Mandel School presen...

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Student Spotlight: Olivia Kaufman

April 10, 2017 / No Comments

Program: MSSA, 1st Year Full Time Online, Children, Youth and Families Hometown: Kansas City, MO Why social work? It took me a while to figure out what I wanted to do with my life and when I had the opportunity to volunteer in a social services agency, I fell in love.  Helping people is truly [&h...

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Student Spotlight: Kelly Schmidt

March 27, 2017 / No Comments

Name: Kelly Schmidt Program: MSSA, 1st Year Full Time, Community Practice Hometown: Fremont, Wisconsin Why social work? I started undergraduate studies in psychology, but felt like something was missing. I wanted to work in a helping profession, but with more of a focus on community. I discovered...

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Preparing for Graduation: Loan Repayment and Consolidation

March 24, 2017 / No Comments

On April 18, at 1:00pm in room 108 of the Mandel Center, Matt Colver, the Mandel School’s Assistant Director of Financial Aid will be discussing important information about managing your student loans after you graduate.

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Center for Innovative Practices presents at the 2017 Behavioral Health Conference

March 13, 2017 / No Comments

Several Senior Trainers and Technical Assistants from our Center for Innovative Practices within the Begun Center for Violence Prevention Research and Education presented at 2017 Behavioral Health Conference for the State of Ohio. Maureen Kishna, MSSA, LISW-S in partnership with Megan Hutchens, L...

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Student Spotlight: Janelle Kinney

February 27, 2017 / No Comments

Program: MSSA, 1st Year Full Time, Direct Practice, Children, Youth and Families Hometown: Twinsburg, Ohio Why social work? I chose social work, because for as long as I can remember, I wanted to dedicate my life to helping children that are unable to help themselves. Favorite thing about Clevela...

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Lunch & Learn Session: Applewood & Bellefaire JCB March 22

February 24, 2017 / No Comments

Learn about social work career paths and opportunities from Applewood & Bellefaire agency hiring managers while you eat lunch and earn 1 PD hour on Wednesday, March 22, 12:50-1:50 p.m. in Mandel Center Room 108,  a part of the Mandel School’s Social Work Month celebration. To attend, RSVP to ...

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Lunch & Learn Session: OhioGuidestone March 1

February 24, 2017 / No Comments

Network with OhioGuidestone staff at an information session on Wednesday March 1 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 recent graduates. Lunch an...

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Lunch & Learn Session: Nationwide Hospitals March 8

February 24, 2017 / No Comments

Network with Nationwide Hospitals staff at an information session on Wednesday March 8 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 recent graduates. Lu...

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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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