Congratulations to Jonathan Lerner (class of ’15) and Professor Daniel Pollack on their recent law review article, “Where have all the developmental centers gone? The federal push for community-based services for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities.”
The article highlights the trend of transitioning people with intellectual and developmental disabilities from state-operated to community-based […]
When I first arrived at Wurzweiler in the summer of 2005, I knew only two things for certain: that I wanted a career where I could help people and that I wanted to be able to complete my field placements in my hometown […]
Alumni Spotlight – How Are You Changing the World?
“My Work/My Passion!” by Irene Borins Ash (MSW ’87 – Toronto, Canada)
“We listen to people’s pain. We try to relate to it, no matter how insane.” Ariel Mozeson, MSW WSSW ’15
On May 11th, 2015 Wurzweiler School of Social Work congratulated fifty MSW and PhD graduates as they completed their Wurzweiler experience and began their careers as professional social workers. At the Commencement […]
“Pursuing the mission, vision and values of this privileged and humble profession is critical to achieving a just and compassionate society.”
Athena Motal, PhD WSSW ’15
“They say that it takes a special type of person to be a social worker; someone who has a vision of change.” Temimah Zucker, MSW, WSSW ’15
“Every one of us has the ability to save the world, one person at a time, one agency at a time, or one community at a time.” Ted Alter, WSSW PhD, ’15
Most recently, Social Worker and 2008 Wurzweiler Master of Social Work graduate Esteban Ramos co-authored a recently published article and was featured in the first three pages of chapter 5 of the book “Everyone Leads: Building Leadership from the Community Up”, by Paul Schmitz. He also attended the SOMOS El Futuro conferences opening reception, […]
From March 14, 2014 edition of www.jstandard.com “Community Service” by Joanne Palmer
There are times when a person’s background, training, aptitude, and passion —in fact, her entire life — make her a perfect fit for a job.
And there is a time when an agency has to reevaluate, reorient, and perhaps even […]