Determination, Relatability, Experience Help Mason Team Create Award-Winning Website for Family Caregivers
March 31, 2015 - Students from CHHS and CHSS recently won the People's Choice Award at the Caregiver Hack Design Challenge. The team designed "The Family Room," a site where family members can keep up with primary caregivers and older adults during the caregiving process. The award winning team included students from the School of Nursing, Department of Global and Community Healthy, Department of Health Administration and Policy, and Department of Psychology (CHSS). Read more.
Social Work Department Presents "International Perspectives on Social Justice and Human Rights"
March 26, 2015 - A panel of three distinguished speakers will discuss the breadth of international work on social justice and human rights. Specific topics to be covered include social justice counseling in Mexico, human trafficking in the Philippines, and women’s empowerment in India. View the event flyer.
Fulbright Scholar-in-Residence Brings Global Perspective to Mason Students
February 25, 2015 - A key advantage of having a Fulbright Scholar at a university is to build students’ understanding of other cultures. At George Mason University, 30 students are gaining this understanding and more from a social work professor who strived to eradicate a deadly disease from India through the grassroots education of the populace. Read more.