All College of Social Work

March 8, 2023

College of Social Work helps lead Illinois’ new Behavioral Health Workforce Education Center

The center will strengthen behavioral health care infrastructure, access in Illinois

28 Days of Black Excellence, Jerry Watson

February 17, 2022

28 Days of Black Excellence: Jerry Watson
28 Days of Black Excellence
28 Days of Black Excellence
28 Days of Black Excellence: Jerry Watson

Social worker, scholar and activist talks about confronting fear and overcoming challenges, including a felony record, with hard work. Transcript

girl sitting in window looking down

October 21, 2015

Book looks at black youth in public housing environment

Positive, as well as negative, influences for black adolescents

Family sits on front steps

June 30, 2015

Social work experts ask: how can society protect our children?

Faculty discuss research into problems and solutions

December 8, 2014

UIC filmmaker’s documentary wins social work award

Oscar-nominated film on prison hospice receives ‘audience choice’ prize

Prison hospice worker with Jack Hall

March 2, 2014

Oscar-nominated film focuses attention on serious topic

No gold statuette, but much praise for “Prison Terminal”