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Event Details

Alumni Day 2012
Back to School:  Reconnecting with CUSSW

Friday, May 4, 2012  |  9:30am - 4:30pm 
Columbia University School of Social Work

Schedule for the Day

Check-In and Light Breakfast
9:30am Introduction and Welcome
9:35am Keynote Address:  State of the School with
Dean Jeanette C. Takamura
11:00am Faculty Presentations
  • Managing Change in Social Work:  A View from Social Enterprise Administration with Shelley Akabas, Professor of Social Work, Maia Bookoff '11, Lee Cortez '12, Anna Olsen '12.
  • Hit or Miss:  Benefits and Barriers of the New York State Earned Income Tax Credit with Professor Ron Mincy, Maurice V. Russell Professor of Social Policy and Social Work Practice
  • Economic Empowerment:  Creating Life Options for Orphaned and Vulnerable Sub-Saharan Africa Adolescents with Fred Ssewamala, Associate Professor of Social Work
12:15pm Lunch |  Hall of Fame Presentations  
  • Phyllis Caroff '49 '69PhD
  • Douglas Glasgow '61
  • Murali Nair '79PhD
       in memoriam
  • Mary Beaudet '93
  • William Reid '63DSW
  • Maurice Russell '50
1:30pm Faculty Presentations
  • Health Care Reform and the Role of Values and Ideology in Policy Debates with Vicki Lens, Associate Professor of Social Work
  • Research-Driven Interventions for Prevention Programming with Youth with Steven Schinke, D'Elbert and Selma Keenan Professor of Social Work
  • Treatment of Complicated Grief:  An Evidence-Based Approach with Katherine Shear, Marion Kenworth Professor of Psychiatry in Social Work
3:00pm Workshops
  • Maintaining and Augmenting Your Career with Kim Barberich, Director of Career and Leadership Development and Alysse Jordan, CUSSW Librarian
  • Experience to Insight:  A Structured Interview (Self Awareness Professional Development Training)
  • Post-Graduate Education Opportunities with Janet Lerner '88PhD | Dr. Rosa Perla Resnick '51 | Ezra Teitelbaum '91PhD | Dr. Bryan Warde '93 | moderated by Barbara Silverstone '78PhD | sponsored by the CUSSW Alumni Association Committee on Doctoral Graduates
  • Meeting for Classes of '77, '78 '79 African American Alumni hosted by Joan Arnold '78, Ron Davis '78, Eleanor Reid-Cyrus '78, and Stanley Whiting '78
4:15pm Networking Dessert Reception
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