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Olivia Welsh

Student Life

Going All In: NPL Student Founds Nonprofit Consulting Agency

Let’s say that you’re a student, and you’ve just completed your undergraduate studies in the midst of a massive global...

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Student Life, Alumni Stories

PSCSW Awards for Clinical Excellence Recognizes PhD Student

Alicia Chatterjee, PhD candidate and MSW graduate at Penn’s School of Social Policy & Practice (SP2), recently won a Pennsylvania Society...

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Faculty & Research, Student Life

School of Social Policy & Practice Launches SP2 Social Justice Scholars Program

Penn’s School of Social Policy & Practice (SP2) has established the first ever SP2 Social Justice Scholars Program, geared towards...

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Student Life

Responding to Yesterday’s Events in Washington, D.C.

Message to the SP2 Community, January 7, 2021 Dear Members of the SP2 Community, The vicious invasion and riot that transpired at...

Denise Ferreira da Silva

Faculty & Research, Student Life

MSSP Program Welcomes Visiting Professor Denise Ferreira da Silva

The Master of Science in Social Policy (MSSP) program at Penn’s School of Social Policy & Practice (SP2) will be...

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Student Life

MSSP Program Waives GRE Requirement

The Master of Science in Social Policy (MSSP) program at Penn’s School of Policy & Practice (SP2) has elected to...

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Student Life

SP2 Announces Inaugural Race and Social Justice Fellows

Penn’s School of Social Policy & Practice (SP2) is pleased to announce the selection of two exemplary MSW students as...

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Student Life

SP2 Student Awarded Prestigious Rhodes Scholarship

University of Pennsylvania May graduate who is currently completing her master’s degree at Penn's School of Social Policy & Practice...

Valeria Zeballos Doubinko, MSSP '21

Student Life

MSSP+DA Student Named 2020-21 Perry World House Graduate Associate

Valeria Zeballos Doubinko, MSSP ’21, has been selected to join the 2020-21 cohort of Perry World House Graduate Associates. A...