School of Social Policy & Practice

Video: Shoutout for Social Work

March 31, 2011

Dean Richard Gelles of the School of Social Policy and Practice is interviewed about the significance of social work.

Article Source: KYW-TV (Philadelphia)

Black Leadership Split on Obama’s Handling of Libya

March 24, 2011

Chad Dion Lassiter of the School of Social Policy and Practice comments on President Obama’s foreign-affairs strategy.

Article Source: Philadelphia Tribune

Are Self-Made Rich More Generous Than Heirs?

March 28, 2011

Katherina Rosqueta of the Center for High Impact Philanthropy in the School of Social Policy and Practice comments on the generosity of the wealthy.

Article Source: Wall Street Journal
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Media Contact:Jill DiSanto-Haines | jdisanto@upenn.edu | 215-898-4820March 29, 2011

School of Social Policy & Practice Students Unite With Other Universities to “Shout Out for Social Work”

PHILADELPHIA — Students from the School of Social Policy & Practice at the University of Pennsylvania, will don bright blue t-shirts and converge on 30th Street Station to talk with travelers and passersby about social work and how social workers can help them. Also participating in the 8 a.m. event on March 31 will be social work students from West Chester University, Temple University, La Salle University and Bryn Mawr College.

Video: Inmate Debate

March 10, 2011

Chad Dion Lassiter of the School of Social Policy and Practice debates using inmates to work for the state.

Article Source: WTXF-TV (Philadelphia)
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“Civil Disabilities: Theory, Citizenship and the Body”

 

WHO & WHAT:           An interdisciplinary conference featuring leading scholars in disability studies whose research includes civic fitness, technology designed to assist people with disabilities, history, politics and education.