The Effects of Media on Adolescents

Addressing Parents’ Concerns About Media Influence on Children On Dec. 20, 2018, Carolina Herrera presented “Media Influences on Adolescent Development” in Spanish to the parent community at IS528 Community School (located at 180 Wadsworth Avenue) as part of the Wurzweiler School of Social Work’s Care Cafes on Parent Engagement series. Her presentation focused on the […]

Assembly Member Al Taylor Comes to Wurzweiler

Taylor Spoke About His Experience In Community Organizing On Wednesday, October 17, Assembly member Al Taylor (D-71) spoke at Wurzweiler School of Social Work’s Lunch and Learn about community organizing and the New York housing crisis. As both a pastor and an elected official, Al Taylor has had experience with people when they are at […]

Wurzweiler Conference Provides Strategies for Change

Keynote Speaker David Remnick Lauds Social Workers for Their Efforts in Challenging Times In celebration of its 60th anniversary, Yeshiva University’s Wurzweiler School of Social Work convened close to 100 social workers and other health care advocates on April 13 for a conference titled “Social Work in Challenging Times” at the Yeshiva University Museum. The keynote speaker […]

Educating Social Workers About Political Process

Wurzweiler’s Campaign School Prepares Participants for Civic Engagement Last week, the Wurzweiler School of Social Work teamed up with the Nancy A. Humphreys Institute for Political Social Work at the University of Connecticut School of Social Work to present a Campaign School for Social Workers. The conference, held on the Wilf Campus’s Weissberg Commons, educated close […]