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Mar 27

Grand Challenge Policy Action Statements

March 27, 2017
Publications

“Ensure healthy development for all youth.” Actions target family-focused preventive interventions to children and families through primary health care; “Create social responses to a changing environment.” Actions urge development of policies targeting environmentally induced displacement in the United States; “Advance long and productive lives.” Actions target expansion of paid family and medical leave; “Promote smart

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Feb 17

Discussing the Transition from Foster Youth to Adulthood

February 17, 2017
Fellow News

Discussing the transition from foster youth to adulthood | UK College of Agriculture News Lexington, Ky.The College of Agriculture, Food and Environment will host a talk with AASWSW fellow, Professor Mark Courtney, of the School of Social Service Administration at the University of Chicago (UC), about his research findings over the past 20 years on

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Sep 26

Increasing Success for African American Students- Working Paper No. 21

September 26, 2016
Publications

Increasing Success for African American Students- Working Paper No. 21

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May 16

“Study: Extended support eases transition for foster youth into adulthood”

May 16, 2016
Fellow News

Fellow Mark Courtney, cited “Study: Extended support eases transition for foster youth into adulthood” in EdSource.

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Apr 22

“State of the Academy 2016” Annual Fellows Business Meeting, May 16, 2016, 12 pm ET

April 22, 2016
Fellow News
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Mar 16

“Social Work Organizations Launch Grand Challenges”

March 16, 2016
Fellow News

“Social Work Organizations Launch Grand Challenges” in Social Work Blog- NASW

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Feb 1

Achieving Equal Opportunity and Justice: The integration of Latina/o Immigrants into American Society- Working Paper No. 20

February 1, 2016
Publications

Achieving Equal Opportunity and Justice: The integration of Latina/o Immigrants into American Society- Working Paper No. 20

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Jan 15

Health Equity: Eradicating Health Inequalities for Future Generations- Working Paper No. 19

January 15, 2016
General, Publications

Health Equity: Eradicating Health Inequalities for Future Generations- Working Paper No. 19

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Jan 12

American Academy of Social Work & Social Welfare to Launch Grand Challenges for Social Work Initiative, SSWR Conference, Washington, D.C., January 14th, 2016

January 12, 2016
Events, Fellow News

The American Academy of Social Work and Social Welfare (AASWSW) will unveil the Grand Challenges for Social Work, a bold call to action to tackle the nation’s toughest social problems at the Society for Social Work and Research (SSWR) annual conference in Washington, DC, opening January 14. Together the 12 Grand Challenges define a far-reaching,

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Jan 7

The Grand Challenge of Promoting Equality by Addressing Social Stigma- Working Paper No. 18

January 7, 2016
Publications

The Grand Challenge of Promoting Equality by Addressing Social Stigma- Working Paper No. 18

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