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Audio and article, WBEZ (June 27, 2016)
Counseling For...

Video and transcript, Chicago Tonight (June 27, 2016)

“Witness Cooperation in Murder Cases a...

Article, The Chicago Tribune (June 23, 2016)

Betty Butler, U. of C. professor and social worker, dies at 97...

Article, Cook County Chronicle  (June 14, 2016)

"Fathers and sons project seeks to...

Opinion, The Century Foundation (June 14, 2016)

“Another Mass Shooting: What Can Be Done?”

Newest Class of Schweitzer Fellows To Launch Ambitious Projects in Vulnerable Chicago Communities

Chicago, Ill., June 9, 2016 – University of Chicago School of Social Service Administration students Emily Cull and ...

Three dear friends of SSA have passed away recently: Elizabeth "Betty" Butler, Nancy Johnstone, and Janet Kohrman.


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Article, The New York Times (May 27, 2016)

"Chicago’s Murder Problem"

UChicago SSA Professor Jens Ludwig explains...

Article, New York Magazine (May 24, 2016)

"Creating Medicare for All Isn’t As Easy As It Sounds"

Alumni Spotlight

Skylar Cole

Skylar Cole, AM ’14

Cole has quickly advanced to a leadership role that includes training staff and supervising social work interns. She developed a professional development plan that emulates what she learned at SSA regarding policies, practices, and perspectives. She also believes that SSA prepared her very well to work on teams, both professionally and in the community.