• Election 2016: Implications for Social Workers

    We asked our faculty which issues they thought social workers should consider when going to the polls. Here are six topics our social workers thought should be top-of-mind.

  • Urgent Need for Alzheimer's Support

    Our USC Edward R. Roybal Institute on Aging and LatinosAgainstAlzheimer’s have released a first-of-its-kind report on the economic impact of Alzheimer’s on the Latino community. The data indicates an impending public health crisis.

  • School Receives Naming Gift from Alumna

    Historic $60 million gift names USC Suzanne Dworak-Peck School of Social Work, cementing its standing as one of the world’s most innovative institutions within the discipline.

  • The Future of Social Good

    Along with the USC Viterbi School of Engineering, the USC School of Social Work has launched the Center for Artificial Intelligence in Society, one of the first such university-based institutes dedicated to studying AI as a force for good.

  • Cohen Military Family Clinic at USC Opens

    USC and the Cohen Veterans Network have opened a free mental health clinic in Los Angeles to help veterans and their families make the transition to civilian life.



Dean Marilyn Flynn shares her vision for the newly named USC Suzanne Dworak-Peck School of Social Work. "With her gift, Suzanne Dworak-Peck has secured our future. This is, as she says, a gift for the generations."


Associate Professor Emerita June Brown died Sept. 11 at age 88. Brown was a longtime children's advocate known for her research that paved the way for modern child welfare services in Los Angeles County.


Suzanne Dworak-Peck's historic $60 million gift to endow and name the school will allow it to broaden its vision and mission. Learn about this alumna's indelible mark on the profession and how it will be an inspirational force for generations of future social work students.

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