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Ruth McRoy

Faculty Spotlight

Q&A with Ruth McRoy, Donahue and DiFelice Professor of Social Work

Ruth McRoy is the first holder of the Donahue and DiFelice Endowed Professorship at the Boston College School of Social Work. Since arriving at Boston College in 2009, she has worked tirelessly to expand community partnerships, and to build a new focus group devoted to studying the impacts of adoption, while leading the school’s Diversity and Justice Initiatives.

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Margaret Lombe

Research Spotlight

Global Research Q & A with Margaret Lombe

Margaret Lombe is a leading researcher on poverty, food security, and social inclusion/exclusion, and she serves as an ongoing consultant to the United Nations. In a recent conversation, she discusses the imperative of training "globally-minded" social workers and her latest research project on food security.

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