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Wurzweiler’s Stein Selected as Health and Aging Policy Fellow

As Part of Fellowship, Dr. Gary Stein Will Contribute to the Development and Implementation of Health Policies That Affect Older Americans Dr. Gary Stein, professor at the Wurzweiler School of Social Work, has been selected as a Health and Aging Policy Fellow for the 2016-17 academic year. The selective year-long fellowship program provides an opportunity for academics

Wurzweiler Students Explore Trauma and Resilience in Israel

Collaboration With Tel Hai College Will Expose Students to Experts in the Fields of Emergency Response, Trauma and Recovery  From May 22-25, 11 exceptional students from Yeshiva University’s Wurzweiler School of Social Work will take part in “Trauma and Interpersonal Violence,” an intensive course on trauma, emergency response and recovery at Tel Hai College in

Dr. Jill Becker Feigeles, an adjunct professor at Wurzweiler, teaches Block Program students during the intensive summer sessions in New York.

In Israel, Helping Students Help Others

Wurzweiler’s Block Program Offers Israelis Cutting-Edge Social Work Education As a high school English teacher in Jerusalem, Rivkah Weiss found students frequently turned to her for advice and guidance. But although she loved helping them navigate the personal challenges they faced, Weiss was frustrated by the sense that she could only do so much for