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November 2017 - Wayne State University
November 2017
Social Work Interim Dean Jerrold Brandell receives lifetime achievement award

Social Work Interim Dean Jerrold Brandell receives lifetime achievement award

Jerrold Brandell has received the University of Chicago School of Social Service Administration’s (SSA) Edith Abbott Award for Lifetime Achievement for distinguished service to society and for outstanding professional contributions.


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Edith Harris lecture to explore environmental, mental health aftermath of Flint water crisis

Edith Harris lecture to explore environmental, mental health aftermath of Flint water crisis

The Wayne State School of Social Work’s 30th Annual Edith Harris Lecture will explore the environmental and mental health repercussions that have resulted from the lead contamination of Flint’s water supply and the subsequent poisoning of its residents. On Nov. 9 from 1 to 3 p.m. in Wayne State’s Community Arts Auditorium, social epidemiologist Vicki Johnson-Lawrence will deliver “Supporting Resiliency and Well-Being Through Stress and Adversity: Building a Path Forward From the Flint Water Crisis.”


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News and activities

Wayne Together Collaborative organizes intensive Strengths-Based Supervision training for child welfare supervisors

Wayne Together Collaborative organizes intensive Strengths-Based Supervision training for child welfare supervisors

Learn more about how your fellow faculty, staff and students transform lives.


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Congratulations

The School of Social Work’s Association of Black Social Workers (ABSW) was chosen as a co-recipient of the Association for Community Organization and Social Administration’s 2017 Outstanding Student Award

The School of Social Work’s Association of Black Social Workers (ABSW) was chosen as a co-recipient of the Association for Community Organization and Social Administration’s 2017 Outstanding Student Award

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Center for Research

Research on older adult experiences in the Flint water crisis earns research team the 2017 Betty Cleckley Minority Research Award

Research on older adult experiences in the Flint water crisis earns research team the 2017 Betty Cleckley Minority Research Award


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Presentations and media

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Publications

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Continuing Education

Upcoming CE workshops and online course offerings Upcoming CE workshops and online course offerings

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Save the date

Nov. 9 – Edith Harris Memorial Lecture Nov. 14 - Shirley Thomas and her veterans study brown bag Nov. 28 - Grand Challenge of Eradicating Social Isolation: Teaching and learning strategies for generalist and advanced curriculum brown bag Dec. 7 - Coroners, Indigenous Australians, and the Easy Finding of Suicide Dec. 14 – School of Social Work Holiday Party March 5 - Curriculum & Instruction Day

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