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Social work and community health care aren’t provided impersonally. The functions involve serving people where they are, especially when those doing the serving are a part of the same neighborhood... Read more

Students, faculty, staff and alumni of the Arizona State University School of Social Work and noteworthy community organizations who demonstrated outstanding achievement during the past year will... Read more

Their younger sister Yulia Chavez was the first to tell them the good news.

But only after Luz Martinez and Blanca Chavez were able to open their laptops and read the university’s email... Read more

Television dramas often portray police officers, firefighters and paramedics as confident, time-tested professionals who always know exactly what to do at the scene of an emergency.

The... Read more

A new report from Arizona State University has found that among homeless young adults who were surveyed, about 40% had experienced exploitation – sex trafficking or labor trafficking. And the... Read more

In May 2020, Arizona State University reached a major milestone when it enrolled approximately 3,500 American Indian students. That same year, it graduated 679 Indigenous students, another... Read more

The first two of five Watts Endowed Professors, funded from the 2018 Watts family gift to the college, have been named by the Watts College of Public Service and Community Solutions .

Both... Read more

The American Academy of Social Work and Social Welfare ‘s selection of a professor as one of its fellows represents a major distinction for that professor’s institution.

This year, Arizona... Read more

Jacob Frazier had lost his job as a full-time professional dancer in Chicago as performance venues closed due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

He decided to go back to school to prepare for a new... Read more

Social workers often help young people navigate through poverty, mental health and substance use disorders, sexual risk-taking, criminal justice involvement and family violence issues, to name a... Read more

Editor's note: This story is part of a series of profiles of notable fall 2021 graduates .

When Arizona State University student Emily Onwiler was 15 years old, she... Read more

Dozens of members of the San Carlos Apache Tribe received free COVID-19 vaccinations and testing this fall through a partnership with Arizona State University.

Tribal residents received... Read more

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