Social Work

Assistant professor applies art to research on sexual abuse and violence prevention Date: 05/14/18 | Posted in: Copp Dean’s Office Faculty Staff Social Work Faculty Staff Policy Studies Center

Candace Christensen, assistant professor in the Department of Social Work, uses feminist research methods to explore gender-based violence prevention and response. In 2017 her Master of Social Work class recruited undergraduate students to take photos that inspire dialogues about rape culture and the response to sexual violence.

COPP students shine at the Annual Student Recognition Awards Ceremony Date: 05/03/18 | Posted in: Copp Dean’s Office Faculty Staff Criminal Justice Faculty Staff Demography Faculty Staff Public Administration Faculty Staff Social Work Faculty Staff Policy Studies Center

The College of Public Policy recognized and honored its most outstanding and talented students at the annual Student Recognition Ceremony.

MSW students present photovoice exhibit in recognition of Sexual Assault Awareness Month Date: 04/03/18 | Posted in: Copp Dean’s Office Faculty Staff Criminal Justice Faculty Staff Demography Faculty Staff Public Administration Faculty Staff Social Work Faculty Staff Policy Studies Center

In order to foster a campus culture of respect, the Master of Social Work students in collaboration with UTSA student group Beaks up. Speak up. present an exhibit for the entire month of April to raise awareness of sexual violence. Opening reception is April 4 from 4 - 6 p.m. outside of Gallery 23 located on the first floor of the Student Union at the UTSA 1604 campus.

Social Work Graduate Program among top in the country Date: 03/21/18 | Posted in: Copp Dean’s Office Faculty Staff Social Work Faculty Staff

The UTSA Social Work Graduate Program cracks the top 75 in the nation, according to the 2018 U.S. News & World Report rankings. 

UTSA looks to the future during Presidential Inauguration Date: 03/21/18 | Posted in: Copp Dean’s Office Faculty Staff Criminal Justice Faculty Staff Demography Faculty Staff Public Administration Faculty Staff Social Work Faculty Staff Policy Studies Center

More than 1,300 students, faculty, staff, delegates and special guests from across the nation watched as Eighmy was formally inducted as the sixth president of UTSA.