Social Work Dept

Noted Epidemiologist Dr. William W. Latimer Named Dean of the New School of Health Sciences, Human Services, and Nursing

February 14, 2014 7:43 am CUNY Institute for Health Equity, Faculty, Graduate Studies, Health Sciences Dept, Media Relations and Publications, Nursing Dept, President Fernández, Provost, Social Work Dept, Speech-Language-Hearing Sciences Dept, Spotlight on Research, Undergraduate Studies

Dr. William W. Latimer has been named founding dean of the School of Health Sciences, Human Services, and Nursing. Dr. Latimer comes to the Bronx from the University of Florida.

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Nationally Ranked M.S.W. Degree Fills Void with Underserved in Bronx

January 24, 2014 5:00 pm Social Work Dept

In the eight years since its launch in 2005, the Masters of Social Work program at Lehman College has achieved status among the top 100-ranked graduate social work programs at colleges and universities across the country.

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Visions of the Future: Lehman College Works for a Healthier Bronx and New York City

November 8, 2013 1:46 pm Health Sciences Dept, Lehman College Foundation, Multimedia, Nursing Dept, Social Work Dept, Speech-Language-Hearing Sciences Dept, Video

Learn more about the rich history of Lehman College, its wide variety of undergraduate and graduate programs, and the forthcoming School of Health Sciences, Human Services, and Nursing.

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Social Work Professor Named Chair-Elect of GSA

October 12, 2012 3:27 pm School of Natural and Social Sciences, Social Work Dept

Dr. Patricia Kolb (Social Work) has been named chair-elect of the Gerontological Society of America’s Research, Education and Practice Committee.

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Lehman Professor Honored by Gerontological Society of America

June 11, 2012 4:02 pm School of Natural and Social Sciences, Social Work Dept

Prof. Patricia J. Kolb of Lehman College’s Department of Social Work was recently selected as a fellow of the Gerontological Society of America (GSA), the oldest and largest interdisciplinary organization in the nation devoted to studying and understanding the aging process.

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Meet the Class of 2012: Donya Gay Locke Answers Her Calling to Serve

June 11, 2012 2:43 pm Community Outreach, School of Natural and Social Sciences, Social Work Dept, Student Affairs, Students

Life hasn’t been easy for Donya Gay Locke, who was born in Jamaica and moved to Brooklyn at age 11.

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CUNY-Wide Writing Competition Offers up to $1,500 in Prizes

February 8, 2012 4:20 pm Art Dept, English Dept, History Dept, Languages and Literatures Dept, Social Work Dept, Sociology Dept, Students

For the second consecutive year, Lehman students are eligible to enter the “Making Work Visible,” writing contest, with prizes ranging from $100 to $1,500.

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Two MSW Students Win Child Welfare Workforce Initiative Fellowships

November 8, 2011 10:30 am Social Work Dept, Students

Two Lehman Master of Social Work students have won the prestigious Child Welfare Workforce Initiative Fellowship.

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Lehman Alumnus Wins Prestigious Social Work Award

October 26, 2011 5:25 pm Alumni, School of Natural and Social Sciences, Social Work Dept, Sociology Dept

Lehman College alumnus Nelson Torres has won an Emerging Leadership Award from the National Association of Social Workers (NASW) for his work with the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transsexual (LBGT) community of the Bronx.

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Prof. Mazza Wins Award from Social Work Journal

August 24, 2011 3:55 pm Faculty, Social Work Dept

Associate Professor Carl Mazza, the director of Lehman College’s Master’s of Social Work program, recently won the Peer Reviewer of the Year Award from The Journal of Social Work Education.

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