Boston University School of Social Work affirms and promotes racial, social, and economic justice to advance universal human rights and the elimination of oppressive practices.
As social workers we embrace education, research, and practice in an ethical, equitable, collaborative, and inclusive environment.
BU School of Social Work Equity and Inclusion Committee
BUSSW’s Equity and Inclusion Committee provides leadership across our programs in promoting racial, economic, and social justice, including focus on ethnicity, class, gender, disabilities, LGBT issues, and various cross cultural dimensions. Comprised of faculty, staff, and student members, this committee promotes engaged conversation, events, and community activities focused on social justice for all our constituents.
Two BUSSW Alumni, Yaminette Diaz-Linhart and Aaron Coleman Selected for National Leadership Program to Build Health EquityNovember 1, 2017
Boston, MA – With the intention of diversifying the next generations of leaders and... Read more
August 18, 2017
In light of recent events in Charlottesville, Virginia, we at BUSSW remain... Read more
April 10, 2017
On March 23, 2017, in the Metcalf Trustee Center, Boston University Initiative... Read more
April 7, 2017
We are happy to announce that Dr. Phillipe Copeland, Clinical Assistant Professor at... Read more
March 8, 2017
On Wednesday, February 8, the BU School of Social Work Admissions Office hosted... Read more