Category: Students

BUSSW students Florence Glynn, Greer Hamilton and Noor Toraif

Three BUSSW Students Awarded Harvard Rappaport Fellowship

BUSSW students Florence Glynn, Greer Hamilton and Noor Toraif will each lead Boston-based civil service projects as part of the Rappaport Institute’s 2020 Public Policy Fellowship. Three students from Boston University School of Social Work have been selected for the competitive Public Policy Summer Fellowship at the Harvard Kennedy School’s Rappaport Institute for Greater Boston: […]

Sherry Cohen (SSW’88) and Daniel Mango (SSW’20) Honored with NASW-MA’s ‘Lifetime Achievement’ and ‘Future of Social Work’ Awards

MSW student Daniel Mango (SSW’20) and alum Sherry Cohen (SSW’88) will be honored by the National Association of Social Workers Massachusetts Chapter (NASW-MA) at its 47th Annual Awards Celebration. Mango receives the Future of Social Work Award, recognizing a student who has demonstrated excellence in a graduate social work program. A second-year dual degree student […]

Int’l Black Feminism School Takes Hamilton’s Doctoral Research to Brazil

Greer Hamilton, a doctoral student at BU School of Social Work, was recently accepted to the International Decolonial Black Feminism School’s annual summer program, housed at a CUNY outpost in Cachoeira, Brazil. The School’s mission is to foster Black Feminist thought and leadership in the Americas, and to create an international network of students, researchers […]

BUSSW Votes: 2020 Voter Registration Drives

Updated March 15, 2020 In every presidential election and primary, there are voting-eligible U.S. citizens who don’t vote because they don’t meet voter registration deadlines and requirements. We believe that every vote counts, and that it is vital that we address this obstacle. This year, BUSSW is dedicated to facilitating voter registration across our School […]