Mandel School Announces 100 Centennial Alumni Award Winners

September 27, 2016 / No Comments

The Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel School of Applied Social Sciences at Case Western Reserve University is recognizing 100 outstanding alumni as part of its Centennial celebration commemorating 100 years since its founding in 1915-1916 as America’s first university-affiliated professional s...

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Cuyahoga County Conference on Social Welfare at CWRU on March 11

March 4, 2016 / No Comments

The Mandel School and Case Western Reserve University are thrilled to host the 6th Annual Cuyahoga County Conference on Social Welfare (CCCOSW), the area’s largest social work conference, on Friday, March 11. This is your opportunity to join hundreds of social workers and other human service prof...

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Alumna hosts Deans Gilmore and Milligan on radio show

February 19, 2016 / No Comments

Dean Grover “Cleve” Gilmore and Associate Dean Sharon Milligan were guests on “The Leadership Hour,” the national VoiceAmerica internet radio show hosted by alumna Christine Cowan-Gascoigne, MSSA 2004. The show’s topic was “Leading to a More Just World” a...

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Network With Alumni and Get Resume Advice at Career Connections on February 24

February 18, 2016 / No Comments

One of the most popular student events of the school year, Career Connections Night for Students, is scheduled for Wednesday, February 24, at 5:30pm-7:30pm in room 115 at the Mandel Center. Here is your opportunity meet and network with Cleveland-area alumni in a variety of fields, plus bring you...

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Centennial Salon at Upcycle Parts Shop on January 28

January 25, 2016 / No Comments

Alumna Devon Fegen-Herdman, MSSA 2005, is hosting a Centennial Salon at the Cleveland start-up she co-founded, Upcycle Parts Shop, on Thursday, January 28, at 6:30 p.m. Associate Professor Mark Joseph, co-author of the new book Integrating the Inner City: The Promise and Perils of Mixed-Income Pu...

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SSWR 2016: Faculty, Student and Alumni Presenters

January 13, 2016 / No Comments

The Mandel School is proud to be participating in the Society for Social Work Research’s 20th Annual Conference, beginning today in Washington, D.C. In addition to having a booth at the conference (#201 – see us for a special Centennial gift to SSWR attendees!), two of our faculty hon...

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Join Us and Alumni Presenters at NASW Ohio Annual Conference

November 9, 2015 / No Comments

Join the Mandel School at one of the biggest events of the year for Ohio social workers, NASW Ohio’s 2015 Annual Conference, on Thursday, November 12, and Friday, November 13, in Columbus. Also mark your calendar for “When Art Meets Social Justice,” a special Centennial Salon Se...

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When Art Meets Social Justice: Centennial Salon on November 11

October 23, 2015 / No Comments

Alumni and friends are invited to a Centennial Salon Series event, “When Art Meets Social Justice,” on Wednesday, November 11, at 5:00 p.m. at the Columbus College of Art and Design (CCAD) at 60 Cleveland Avenue in Columbus, Ohio. On the eve of the NASW Ohio Annual Conference, attende...

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Join Us and Our Presenters at CSWE APM 2015

October 12, 2015 / No Comments

There are a variety of ways you can join the Mandel School at the Council on Social Work Education 61st Annual Program Meeting (#2015APM), the premiere conference for social justice professionals on October 15-18 in Denver, Colorado. + Visit us at booth #517. We have special Centennial gifts and ...

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Announcing Our 2015 Alumni Award Winners

October 8, 2015 / No Comments

The Mandel School Alumni Association is thrilled to honor and celebrate the following recipients of the 2015 Alumni Awards at Reunion on October 10, 2015: 2015 Distinguished Alumnus Award: Karachepone Ninan George, MSSA 1959. This award is the highest honor bestowed by the Alumni Association and ...

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Building Community: Centennial Salon Series on September 16

September 8, 2015 / No Comments

Alumni, students and community revitalization professionals are invited to “Building Community for Neighborhood Revitalization,” an evening of conversation and networking with Assistant Professor Mark Chupp and hosted by Maria J. Thompson, MSSA, on Wednesday, September 16, at 5:30 p.m...

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Centennial Speaker Series: “Serving Veterans: Research and Policy” on September 30

September 7, 2015 / No Comments

The Centennial Speaker Series kicks off with the first Research & Training Colloquium of the 2015-2016 school year, Serving Veterans: Research and Policy, at 3:00 to 5:00 p.m. EST on Wednesday, September 30, in room #115 of the Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel Community Studies Center at 11402 ...

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Watch: Conversations in Philanthropy 2015

July 22, 2015 / No Comments

Cleveland claims a historic role in the philanthropic sector, as home to the world’s first community foundation and the precursor to the United Way movement. But how has the landscape of the philanthropic sector changed in the past 100 years? What is its relevance to social change? And what...

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New Members Join Alumni Board

July 16, 2015 / No Comments

Alumni Association Board President Dean Fazekas welcomed 10 new members to the alumni board. Pictured (left to right): Dean Fazekas, MSSA 1991; Beth Glas, MNO 2011; Denise Gibson, MSSA 1978; Jamie Jones, MNO 2010; Kimberly Moss, MNO 2001; Jillian Rogers, MSSA 2014; Adriennie Hatten, MNO 1996; Sta...

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WCPN Discussion on Foster Youth Features Dr. Robert Fischer and Alumna

July 15, 2015 / No Comments

Foster care youth who age out of the system are five times more likely to become homeless, Mandel School research reveals. That was the topic of a vital 90.3 WCPN “Sound of Ideas” radio show on July 9 featuring alumna Angela D’Orazio, MSSA 2011, Program Officer at Sisters of Cha...

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NASW Ohio Regional Conference in Beachwood on May 1

April 29, 2015 / No Comments

NASW Ohio Chapter’s regional conference, The Science of Social Work, will be in Beachwood, Ohio, on Friday, May 1. It will provide the tools to integrate new research on the mind-body connection into practice, from neuroscience to bioethics to trauma informed care. This is a great local in-...

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2015 Cuyahoga County Conference on Social Welfare Presenters and Moderators

March 26, 2015 / No Comments

The Mandel School is thrilled to be a co-sponsor of and exhibitor at the 2015 Cuyahoga County Conference on Social Welfare on Friday, March 27, at Cleveland State University. It’s a terrific opportunity to see many of our faculty and alumni presenting workshops and moderating discussions on...

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Practitioners are focus of Conversation in Philanthropy on March 24

March 20, 2015 / No Comments

Two Mandel School alumni are the featured presenters at “From Program Operator to Program Officer: What Practitioners Bring to the World of Philanthropy,” on Tuesday, March 24, from 4:30 to 6 p.m. at Mandel Community Studies Center, Room 115. This is the second of three Conversations in Philanthr...

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Alumni & Student Social at The Corner Alley on March 12

March 3, 2015 / No Comments

A few months ago, one of the hottest destinations in Uptown Cleveland, The Corner Alley, opened just one block from the Mandel School. Now we’ve booked it for an Alumni & Student Social on Thursday, March 12, at 5:30-8pm! Hosted by Alumni Board members Jasmine Chandler, MSSA 2009, and J...

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