Social Work News

New Statistics on Social Work Education

The Council on Social Work Education submits an annual survey of social work programs across the United States to gather information about programs and students. Here is a summary of this year’s survey results:
Dec 12, 2019

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Increased Mental Health Services on Campus

Seattle University fountain and building in fall

Due to the increased number of students needing access to the care that CAPS provides, the university is taking action. An endowment called Campaign for Seattle University: Mental Health and Wellness Endowment will “allow CAPS to hire a full time permanent case manager who will be tasked with connecting students to ongoing specialized care when necessary (Potter & Black, 2019)."
Nov 25, 2019

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Faculty Spotlight: Dr. Aakanksha Sinha

Dr. Sinha and Seattle University students came together to address food access and insecurity on campus.
Nov 12, 2019

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CSWE Annual Program Meeting 2019

This academic year continues strong with three of our faculty presenting at the Council on Social Work Education's (CSWE) Annual Program Meeting (APM)!
Oct 22, 2019

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Faculty Spotlight: Dr. Alfred Perez

Alfred Perez

On October 10, 2019, Dr. Alfred G. Pérez, assistant professor of social work at Seattle University, facilitated a panel titled “Elevating Youth Voice” at the West Coast Congressional Listening Tour (comprised of members representing the Congressional Black Caucus and the Congressional Caucus on Foster Youth).
Oct 16, 2019

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