School of Social Work

  1. June 1, 2021

    IRWG receives $1.2M grant for undergraduate mentoring program

    The Institute for Research on Women and Gender received a five-year, $1.2 million grant from the National Institute of Mental Health to develop Student Opportunities for AIDS/HIV Research Program.

  2. April 19, 2021

    Advisory panel to aid search for next School of Social Work dean

    Provost Susan M. Collins has appointed a 13-member advisory committee of faculty, staff, students and other members of the university community to aide in the search for U-M’s next dean of the School of Social Work.

  3. April 5, 2021

    School of Social Work celebrates 100 years of addressing pressing issues

    In 1921, U-M’s Board of Regents approved a formal curriculum in social work offered through LSA. One hundred years later, the School of Social Work is a leader in social justice.

  4. March 3, 2021

    Parents depressed by pandemic had negative impact on kids

    Parent depression and stress early in the pandemic negatively contributed to young children’s home education and anxiety, a U-M study suggests.

  5. January 25, 2021

    XR Initiative funds 13 new extended reality projects

    The university’s XR Initiative is funding 13 new XR Innovation projects that work with faculty to develop course content using commercially available extended reality authoring platforms.

  6. January 11, 2021

    Accolades — Jan. 11, 2021

    Awards and honors for U-M faculty and staff.

  7. December 7, 2020

    Social worker uses her experiences to train police

    Daicia Price, clinical assistant professor of social work, partners with Detroit Wayne Integrated Health Network to provide crisis training for law enforcement agencies. 

  8. November 9, 2020

    Teens with autism to learn job skills from virtual training tool

    A $3 million grant will help a U-M researcher and colleagues develop a virtual reality training tool for youth with autism spectrum disorder to improve their workplace social skills.

  9. October 1, 2020

    More than $260K awarded for research on confronting, combating racism

    More than $260,000 total will be awarded to six action-based research projects as part of the inaugural “Confronting and Combating Racism” grants.

  10. September 21, 2020

    Accolades — September 2020

    Awards and honors for U-M faculty and staff.