2017 SSWR: Faculty and Student Presenters

January 4, 2017 / No Comments

The Mandel School is proud to be participating in the Society for Social Work Research’s 21st Annual Conference, on January 11-15, 2017, in New Orleans. In addition to having a booth at the conference (#102), one of our faculty members, Claudia Coulton, PhD, was chosen as a 2017 SSWR Fellow and w...

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Join Us and Our Presenters at CSWE 2016 APM

October 28, 2016 / 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 (#APM16), the premiere conference for social work educators and professionals on November 3-6, 2016, in Atlanta, Georgia. + Visit us at booth #504. We have special Centen...

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Information Session on September 24

September 13, 2016 / No Comments

Change Agents Wanted! Attend an Information Session on Saturday, September 24, at 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. noon to learn about the Mandel School’s top-ranked master’s programs in social work and nonprofit management and its doctoral program in social welfare. The session will be locat...

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Doctoral Program Open House on June 21

May 20, 2016 / No Comments

Is your goal to pursue a career in social welfare research, policy, teaching, or human services leadership? The Mandel School’s nationally ranked doctoral program offers excellent preparation for those careers with a curriculum that emphasizes the creative and evaluative skills necessary fo...

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Research ShowCASE on April 15th Features Mandel School

April 15, 2016 / No Comments

On April 15, 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 pr...

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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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Introducing Our 2015 PhD Cohort

November 20, 2015 / No Comments

The Mandel School is thrilled to announce our 2015 doctoral program cohort, which consists of five students with diverse experiences and a remarkable commitment to a variety of pressing causes. Pictured above from left to right: Sarah B. Amoroso: A graduate of John Carroll University, where she e...

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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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PhD Open House on October 1st

September 9, 2015 / No Comments

Thinking about a PhD Degree in Social Welfare?   The Mandel School’s doctoral program is excellent preparation for careers in social welfare research, policy, and teaching. Its curriculum emphasizes the creative and evaluative skills necessary for independent inquiry, critical thinking...

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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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David Biegel is new chair of the doctoral program

June 5, 2015 / No Comments

Dr. David E. Biegel, the Henry L. Zucker Professor of Social Work Practice, is the new chair of the Mandel School’s doctoral program effective June 1. This is his second term in this office. He takes over for Dr. Aloen Townsend, who served as the doctoral program chair for five years. In hi...

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PhD Open House on June 16

May 29, 2015 / No Comments

Thinking about a PhD in Social Welfare? Attend a Doctoral Program Open House on Tuesday, June 16, 2015 at 6pm in room 107 at the Mandel Community Studies Center (11402 Bellflower Road in Cleveland). The Mandel School’s doctoral program is excellent preparation for careers in social welfare ...

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Doctoral Training: Studying Protective Factors that Promote Well-Being for Maltreated Children

May 10, 2015 / No Comments

The Mandel School received a two-year, $200,000 training grant to fund three studies about why some children thrive despite being abused and witnessing violence in the home. Megan R. Holmes, PhD, assistant professor and the study’s lead investigator, believes the research could help victims of ab...

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Doctoral Students Win Graduate Awards

May 1, 2015 / No Comments

Congratulations to four Mandel School doctoral students who received awards at the 2015 Graduate Awards Ceremony on April 27. They are (pictured left to right with Dr. Aloen L. Townsend, chair of the doctoral program): Young Sam Oh — The Ruth Barber Moon Award, presented to graduate student...

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Visit with us at SSWR 2015

January 15, 2015 / No Comments

The Mandel School will have a substantial presence at the Society for Social Work and Research (SSWR) 2015 Annual Conference this week in New Orleans. Stop by Booth #100 to visit with Dean Grover “Cleve” Gilmore, faculty and PhD students who are gathered for the event. Additionally, t...

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$200,000 Federal Grant Received to Study Children Who Thrive Despite Abuse

November 24, 2014 / No Comments

The Mandel School received a two-year, $200,000 grant to study why some children thrive, achieve and develop despite being abused and witnessing violence in the home. Megan R. Holmes, PhD, assistant professor of social work and the study’s lead investigator, believes the research could potentiall...

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