Directors/Chairs/Deans Responses to National Events of Social Injustice

The University of Chicago School of Social Service Administration solidarity statement:

University at Buffalo School of Social Work

UConn Dean Raheim Social Justice Announcement–The Killing Continues (PDF)

Open Letter from Dean Barth of School of Social Work at University of Maryland To Baltimore Police Commissioner on behalf of the School of Social Work (PDF)

Ferguson Statement from Portland State University (PDF)

Smith College School of Social Work Anti-Racism Commitment: Understanding Ferguson, Missouri (PDF)

Smith College School for Social Work – An Invitation for Dialogue (PDF)

Saint Louis University: Dean Trevathan Message Regarding Social Injustice in St. Louis (PDF)

Hunter College Silberman School of Social Work Statement (PDF)

NASW-NYC Statement in response to grand jury decision in Staten Island (PDF)

Yeshiva University Wurzweiler School of Social Work Statement (PDF)

Ferguson and Its Implications for the Social Work Community, by Dean Jeanette C. Takamura

BLACK LIVES MATTER: Statement from the Columbia School of Social Work Community

Simmons School of Social Work Statement (PDF)

Statement from University of Maryland, School of Social Work Community (PDF)

Statement from The School of Social Work at Louisiana State University (PDF)

Statement of Solidarity from Dominican University Graduate School of Social Work

CSU Northridge MSW Department Letter of Solidarity (PDF)

NYU Silver School’s response to the grand jury decisions in the Garner and Brown deaths and a summary of school actions in the aftermath

UC Berkeley School of Social Welfare Statement (PDF)

University at Albany, School of Social Welfare Anti-Racism Commitment Statement (PDF)

University of Utah College of Social Work Statement of Solidarity for Racial Justice and Non-violence (PDF)

University of Denver GSSW Anti-Racism Statement (PDF)