Wurzweiler student Charlene Garcia was one of twelve graduate students awarded an annual scholarship for the coming year 2014-2015 by the Latino Social Work Task Force. According to the LSWTF, the funds are raised as a result of the LSWTF Annual Dinner and other fundraising events, as well as support of the Hispanic Federation with […]
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A Wurzweiler student who is close to completing the requirements for his MSW degree was called to duty in Israel shortly after the completion of the Block program in July. With the student’s (now colleague) permission, we are posting this recent letter that he wrote to Dean Carmen Ortiz Hendricks. His name is withheld, as […]
On July 21st, 2014 Wurzweiler held its thirty seventh Commencement Exercises for the Summer Block Education Plan, in which fifty five students were conferred their MSW degrees. In addition to the Commencement Address by Dr. Joyce Brenner, the retiring Director of the Block Program in Israel, the students were inspired by their selected student speaker […]
A Message from Dean Carmen Ortiz Hendricks reflecting on the Block Program’s “Sexual Identity and Social Work Practice”- themed Common Day at Wurzweiler School of Social Work, July 2nd, 2014: Thank you Students, Faculty and Staff, Our joint efforts paid off in a wonderful Common Day experience. Thank you Student Government Association, Dr. Levy, the […]
Wurzweiler School of Social Work professors Dr. Charles Auerbach, Dr. Susan Mason and Dr. Wendy Zeitlin recently presented the findings from their research on Hearing Loss in Infants The resources and modules are below. Hearing Module – Pediatric Hearing Loss (PDF) Hearing Module- Public Health (PDF) Hearing Module- Working with Families of Children with […]
Congratulations to the graduating fellows of the premiere class of the “Certificate in Jewish Philanthropy” at Wurzweiler School of Social Work, Yeshiva University.