School of Social Work

  1. March 15, 2023

    Poverty Solutions marks impact of action-based research in 2022

    From informing how the U.S. Census estimates populations to reimagining land contracts as a path to homeownership, Poverty Solutions tackled the structures of poverty through action-based research in 2022.

  2. July 19, 2022

    SSW’s Dillon Cathro elected to Police Department Oversight Committee

    Dillon Cathro, diversity equity and inclusion assistant director in the School of Social Work, has been elected to represent the non-bargained-for staff on the U-M Police Department Oversight Committee.

  3. April 25, 2022

    Center for Interprofessional Education enters next phase in advancing health

    The Center for Interprofessional Education, which for the past seven years has worked to advance an interdisciplinary health-care educational effort at U-M, is now launching its next phase.

  4. March 14, 2022

    Accolades — March 2022

    Awards and honors for U-M faculty and staff.

  5. February 17, 2022

    Noted scholar, experienced administrator to be SSW dean

    Kathryn Elizabeth (Beth) Angell, an experienced dean with a strong equity and social justice track record, will be the next dean of the School of Social Work.

  6. January 12, 2022

    Having kids at home may reduce pandemic depression

    According to a new U-M study, adults in households with children have fewer mental health problems than other adults living without kids.

  7. December 15, 2021

    Two more anti-racism faculty hiring proposals approved

    Two proposals submitted in the second round of U-M’s Anti-Racism Hiring Initiative have been approved for funding. Seven faculty members will be recruited to LSA, the School of Social Work and the School of Music, Theatre & Dance.

  8. November 23, 2021

    Joseph Himle recommended as interim School of Social Work dean

    Joseph A. Himle, associate dean for faculty affairs in the School of Social Work, will serve as interim dean of the school beginning Jan. 1, 2022, pending Board of Regents aproval Dec. 9.

  9. November 8, 2021

    Accolades — November 2021

    Awards and honors for U-M faculty and staff.

  10. September 30, 2021

    Art project invites audience to dive into complex subjects

    “Realm of the Dead,” an autobiographical project that uses self-referential theater as a vehicle for self-healing and advocacy, will be on view Oct. 4-17 in the Lower Level Atrium at the School of Social Work.