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Research Roundup

NOVEMBER 11, 2014

Several faculty and students at Boston College School of Social Work have been recognized for their work on critical research studies and creative projects serving the community. While the commendations represent a diversity of subject matter and methods of inquiry, all of the projects share the same principal mission: to support work to create social change.

The scholarships, awards, and commendations are from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, the National Institute on Aging, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control, and other organizations.  More about research roundup »

GSSW in the News
Grant to Aid Study of Long-Term Impact of Sexual Abuse

NOVEMBER 5, 2014

A National Institutes of Health grant will support research by School of Social Work Assistant Professor Scott Easton on middle-aged and older men who are coping with the effects of sexual abuse they endured in childhood.

The one-year $156,500 R03 Small Research Grant from the NIH National Institute on Aging will illuminate the experiences of a population that, amidst the growing awareness of child sexual abuse, has been generally overlooked, said Easton.  More about grant to aid study »

Events

GSSW Student Collective Barbecue

SEPTEMBER 6, 2012
5:00–7:00 p.m.
McGuinn Lawn

The Boston College Graduate School of Social Work Student Collective will host a barbecue to celebrate the start of the new academic year. The entire GSSW community is invited to this annual informal get-together.

Keep up to date with the latest GSSW and social work news and events on the GSSW Facebook page and the GSSW Student Collective Facebook page.