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Faculty & Research

Articles, News, Announcements, Stories, Publications, Images and Social Media from around the SP2 Community.

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Congrats to our 2015 Social Policy & Practice Award winners

Faculty & Research, Student Life

It is my great pleasure to announce the winners of this year’s Social Policy & Practice awards. Please join me...

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SP2 Grants Manager Wins 2015 Models of Excellence Award

Faculty & Research

Maintaining the quality of the environment and making our blue planet a little greener is vital. So we’re pleased the...

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Future of Social Change Tour Finale and Alumni Weekend 2015

Alumni Stories, Faculty & Research, Student Life

It’s been a rousing ride for Penn’s School of Social Policy & Practice (SP2) Dean John L. Jackson, Jr. and...

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Student Life

Articles, News, Announcements, Stories, Publications, Images and Social Media from around the SP2 Community.

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Congrats to our 2015 Social Policy & Practice Award winners

Faculty & Research, Student Life

It is my great pleasure to announce the winners of this year’s Social Policy & Practice awards. Please join me...

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The Wait is Over: Schaye Café and Student Center Up and Running

Student Life

Making the world a better place is no small feat. It demands long hours of education, research, social innovation –...

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Future of Social Change Tour Finale and Alumni Weekend 2015

Alumni Stories, Faculty & Research, Student Life

It’s been a rousing ride for Penn’s School of Social Policy & Practice (SP2) Dean John L. Jackson, Jr. and...

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Alumni Stories

Articles, News, Announcements, Stories, Publications, Images and Social Media from around the SP2 Community.

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SP2 alum Elizabeth Palmer appointed to Alice Paul Institute, strives to empower young girls

Alumni Stories

SP2 alum Elizabeth Palmer, MSSP’11, was recently appointed to the board of the Alice Paul Institute (API), a nonprofit institute...

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Future of Social Change Tour Finale and Alumni Weekend 2015

Alumni Stories, Faculty & Research, Student Life

It’s been a rousing ride for Penn’s School of Social Policy & Practice (SP2) Dean John L. Jackson, Jr. and...

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Make a Movie, Make a Difference

Alumni Stories

"People can relate to stories and empathize when they see faces," Melissa Skolnick, MSW'12 explained. Since graduating, Skolnick has used this...

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Global Engagement

Articles, News, Announcements, Stories, Publications, Images and Social Media from around the SP2 Community.

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UPDATE: The Future of Social Change Tour

Global Engagement

Since Dean John L. Jackson, Jr. launched the Future of Social Change Tour in September, more than 600 alumni, volunteers,...

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Five Years of Exchange

Global Engagement

This summer the School of Social Policy & Practice welcomed five Chinese exchange students from Bejing Normal University (BNU). The program,...

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Experiencing Social Change from a Grassroots Perspective

Global Engagement

While most of the Penn community was ringing in the New Year, a group of students led by Dr. Femida...

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Gifts & Giving

Articles, News, Announcements, Stories, Publications, Images and Social Media from around the SP2 Community.

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Penn Says ‘Thank You!’ to Donors & Friends

Gifts & Giving

The Honorable Kathleen O’Ferrall Friedman, SW’69, knows that a leading school of social work makes a positive impact on the...

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Taking Ideas to the Next Level

Gifts & Giving

NPL candidate Casey Combs said his experience at the Schwartz Family Penn Social Impact House took his idea for a...

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A Message from Dean Jackson, Future of Social Change Kickoff in Philadelphia

Gifts & Giving

Dean John L. Jackson, Jr. invites the SP2 community to attend one of the Future of Social Change Tour events.  Register today...

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