• School of Social Policy & Practice sign on the Caster Building seen with pink azaleas.
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  • Ezekiel Dixon-Roman at his book launch and discussion in fall 2017.
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  • Two SP2 Faculty Members Receive Promotions

    Dr. Irene Wong and Dr. Allison Werner-Lin have been recognized for their exemplary contributions to research and pedagogy.

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  • Researchers Win Grant to Study Guaranteed Income

    Dr. Amy Castro Baker will use the grant to evaluate an innovative project that could help alleviate poverty and inequality in Stockton, CA.

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  • Innovative SP2 Faculty-Founded Speaker Series

    The Control Societies: Technocractic Forces & Ontologies of Difference speaker series has been awarded an additional year of grant funding.

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Degree Programs & Study Opportunities

Penn Social Policy & Practice prepares students to address micro and macro societal problems at the local, national, and international levels.

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SP2 alumna Xiaorui Hou

Alumni Stories

MSSP Alumna Shares United Nations Internship Experience

Ever since she was an undergraduate student, Penn’s School of Social Policy & Practice (SP2) alumna Xiaorui Hou, MSSP ‘19,...

School of Social Policy & Practice sign on the Caster Building seen with pink azaleas.

Faculty & Research

Two SP2 Faculty Members Receive Promotions

In recognition of their exemplary contributions to research and pedagogy, two standing faculty members from Penn’s School of Social Policy...

Alumni Stories

SP2 Alumna Named Southeast Division Representative of NASW-PA

Rachael Neff, a 2004 alumna of the Master of Social Work (MSW) program at Penn’s School of Social Policy &...

Amy Castro Baker

Faculty & Research, Alumni Stories

Researchers Win Grant to Study Impact of Guaranteed Income Project

A duo of faculty researchers from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, and the University of Pennsylvania have received a Robert...

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