Skip to main content
Boston College School of Social Work
body-banner3

Left Navigation:

News

Student Veterans
Shaw Is First BCSSW Researcher to Receive Grant from the U.S. Department of Justice

Boston College School of Social Work Assistant Professor Jessica Shaw has been awarded a $313,558 grant by the United States Department of Justice (DOJ) Office on Violence Against Women for her project “Evaluation of a Cross-System Cooperative Response to Adolescent Sexual Assault Victims.” It is the first time a BCSSW professor has earned a grant from the DOJ.       

Read more »

Student Veterans
PhD Publication Spotlight: Robert Rosales on Latinos’ Underuse of Mental Health Services

Rosales, who expects to graduate this coming August, counts health access and disparities among Latino populations as his research interests. He is writing a dissertation with the working title “If You Build it, Will They Come? Assessing the Structural and Social Characteristics of Hispanic Serving Organizations.”   

Read more »

Student Veterans
Student Veterans

BCSSW student Lisa Smith leads an initiative to bolster communication among U.S. military veterans in the Boston College community.       

Read more »

BCSSW Leads Partnership between Boston College and the Indian Institute of Technology Bombay
BCSSW Leads Partnership between Boston College and the Indian Institute of Technology Bombay

Boston College School of Social Work Dean Gautam Yadama played an instrumental role in bringing the two institutions together; a BCSSW team is already working with IITB on a project designed to provide clean renewable energy to low resource areas of rural India. 

Read more on the blog »

Easton Characterizes Existing Research on Male Survivors of Sexual Abuse
Easton Characterizes Existing Research on Male Survivors of Sexual Abuse

Associate Professor Scott Easton has contributed a chapter to the recently released book Understanding the Sexual Betrayal of Boys & Men, edited by renowned psychologist and psychoanalyst Richard B. Gartner. In this Q&A with Innovate, Easton discusses what it means to  have been included in the project. 

Read more on the blog »

BC Innovate Blog
For more frequent news updates, including stories on students, faculty, events, and leaders in the field of social work.