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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Career Connections Night connects students and alumni on February 4

January 30, 2015 / No Comments

One of the most popular events of the school year, Career Connections Night, is scheduled for Wednesday, February 4, at 5:30pm-7:30pm in room 320ABC at the Mandel School. It is a speed-networking event for first and second year MSSA and MNO students to connect with a variety of Cleveland-area alu...

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Join us at CSWE APM 2014

October 22, 2014 / No Comments

There are a variety of ways you can join the Mandel School at the Council on Social Work Education 60th Annual Program Meeting, the premiere conference for social justice professionals on October 23-26 in Tampa, Florida. Visit us at our booth #504. We have a special gift for alumni, and lots of g...

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Last Reminder: Register for Homecoming 2014!

October 14, 2014 / No Comments

Calling all Change Agents! Homecoming is this weekend and we have some wonderful events planned for you to reconnect with old friends and make some new ones. On Saturday, October 18, the Mandel School Alumni Lunch and Reunion Celebration is from noon to 2pm at the Mandel Community Studies Center ...

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Alumni Social in DC Area on October 8

October 1, 2014 / No Comments

All Mandel School alumni in the Washington, D.C., area are invited to a special event on Wednesday, October 8, at 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. in the home of alumna Susan White (510 Bellevue Place in Old  Town Alexandria, VA 22314). Susan White, MSSA 1980, and Gerda Freedheim, MSSA 1974, have graciousl...

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Join Us In Chicago!

August 27, 2014 / No Comments

The Mandel School will be hosting two special alumni events in the Windy City in September! We invite MSSA, MNO and PhD alumni to come, network, and hear updates about the Mandel School and its groundbreaking research. The events are: Thursday, September 4, 5:30-7:30pm at an alumna’s home i...

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Connect at the NASW National Conference

July 23, 2014 / No Comments

The Mandel School is proud to be a Silver Sponsor of the National Association of Social Workers’ National Conference (#NASW2014), going on now through Saturday in Washington, D.C. All are invited to visit us at booth #302 to learn about our on-campus and online social work degree programs, ...

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Begun Center Featured at CWRU Event at Library of Congress

May 30, 2014 / No Comments

A special reception at the Library of Congress on June 10 will feature information about the Mandel School’s Begun Center. Its director, Daniel Flannery, PhD, will be in attendance along with Dean Grover “Cleve” Gilmore to answer questions from alumni and congressional staffers ...

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Cleveland Foundation’s India Pierce Lee to deliver commencement address

April 23, 2014 / No Comments

Dean Grover “Cleve” Gilmore announced today that India Pierce Lee, MSSA 2005, is the 2014 Commencement speaker for the Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel School of Applied Social Sciences. The recipient of the 2013 Cleveland Southern Christian Leadership Conference Award for Community Ser...

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Interprofessional learning in spotlight at NYC event April 15

April 11, 2014 / No Comments

Dean Grover “Cleve” Gilmore, PhD, and alumna Alene Anne Hokenstad (MSSA, 1990) will be participating in panel discussion in New York City hosted by CWRU President Barbara R. Snyder. “The Future of Patient Care: Preparing Healthcare for a New Model” will take place on Tuesd...

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Robert Fischer co-authors article with alumna Francisca Chaidez-Guitierrez in Journal of Community Practice

March 25, 2014 / No Comments

An article co-authored by Professor Robert Fischer and Francisca Chaidez-Guitierrez (MSSA, 2008; MNO, 2011), “Reflecting on Grantee Evaluation Accountability to Funders: Exploring Power Dynamics with Grassroots Organizations in Communities of Color,” was recently published by the Journal of Commu...

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