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Dr. Joseph Strickland and Tariq Thomas

Two UIC Black History Makers at Jane Addams

Two members of the Jane Addams College of Social Work community have been honored as Black History Makers by the Chancellor’s Committee on the Status of Blacks: Dr. Joseph Strickland and MSW student…

Professor James Swartz

The Public Health Impact of Cannabis Legalization

Professor James Swartz is studying the public health impact of cannabis legalization in Illinois and evaluating the development of programs to mitigate social problems stemming from the war on drugs.

Professor Sonya Leathers

Increasing Mental Health Access for Young People

Professor Sonya Leathers has received funding to extend the Integrated Behavioral Health Training Program for another four years, expanding availability of behavioral health services for young people.

Asst. Prof. Daysi Ximena Diaz-Strong

Helping Undocumented Youth Access Resources

Assistant Professor Daysi Ximena Diaz-Strong new study will help schools support undocumented youth in finding financial support for higher education.

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Feb 28 2024

Chicago and Community Safety Forum

Wednesday, 12:30 pm–2:30 pm
Student Services Building, Meeting Room A
Feb 29 2024

Black History Month Presentation

Thursday, 4:00 pm–6:00 pm
ETMSW Room 4013
Mar 13 2024

Karen J. Honig Lecture

Wednesday, 4:00 pm–6:00 pm
Student Services Building
Mar 14 2024

Career and Job Fair

Thursday, 10:00 am–3:00 pm
ETMSW Student Lounge, Room 4441
Apr 16 2024

Advocacy Day

Tuesday, 8:30 am–2:00 pm
Illinois State Capitol Building

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