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Battling the Scourge of Opioids

As part of its social work continuing education program, the Wurzweiler School of Social Work presented “Opioids, Addiction Treatment, and the Impact on Children and Families” on Friday, Nov. 22, 2019, at the Yeshiva University Museum. The day began with an introduction by Dr. Gary Stein, chair of Wurzweiler’s continuing education program. Dr. Stein noted […]

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 […]