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  • Desmond Patton
    TedX: How Posts on Social Media Lead to Gang Violence

    SIG is pleased to share a recent TedX talk by our own Desmond Patton, Assistant Professor of Social Work at the Columbia School of Social Work. From the TedX site: While social media often portrays a curated version of people’s […]

  • Stop and Frisk? A Special Presentation by the Morris Justice Project

    At the invitation of the Community Collaborative Research Network (a new initiative of the Social Intervention Group at Columbia University’s School of Social Work), the Morris Justice Project reported on findings from two years of documenting experiences with the police […]

  • Presentation: Looking Inward to Create Sustainable Development

    Date: Friday, March 31 Time: 2:00–5:00 pm Location: Room C05, Social Work Building, 1255 Amsterdam Ave., NYC As Ubuntu Education Fund’s Chief Program Officer, Jana Zindell oversees the strategic development and implementation of the organization’s programs. She spearheaded the creation of the […]