Fast Company magazine's Co.Exist blog, which focuses on the latest world-changing ideas and innovations, featured the school's social work and business concentration, noting that "a number of corporate failures demonstrate the need for the very skills that social workers are trained in."
Advocates for African American Elders is a multidisciplinary partnership founded by Karen Lincoln at the USC Roybal Institute on Aging that helps African American seniors advocate for their health needs.
For the next year, the School of Social Work will benefit from the research and expertise of the Israeli Defense Forces via Eyal Fruchter, a colonel and former head of the Mental Health Division in the Israeli Medical Corps.
Thanks to the Conrad N. Hilton Foundation, the Children's Data Network, led by School of Social Work faculty, now includes information on transition-age foster youth. The innovative project links child welfare data across agencies.
- Master of Social Work