Tri-State Master’s Level Social Work Job & Networking Fair

Note – the Job Fair is for current students graduating in May and alumni from each of the following sponsoring schools only. Sponsored by: Adelphi University Graduate School of Social Work; Columbia University Graduate School of Social Service, Fordham University Graduate School of Social Service, Lehman College, CUNY, Department of Social Work; New York University More …

Love Yourself “Self-Care Kit” Drive

The Graduate School of Social Service’s Student Congress is hosting a Self-Care Kit Drive beginning Saturday, February 2 through Saturday, February 9. The service project is to provide women in domestic abuse shelters with a bag of self-care items. The following items are requested which will be assembled into kits. Women’s Socks Make-up remover Face More …

Conference on The Impact of Violence on Health & Education

This conference will examine the multifaceted effects of violence throughout the lifespan and present proactive measures to mitigate adverse outcomes, especially focusing on gun violence, school violence, and sexual and gender-based violence.  In preparation for this forum, Fordham University’s Institute for Women & Girls and the international Health Awareness Network (IHAN) will open a call More …

Welcome to the New Academic Year

Fordham Westchester welcomes new and returning students to its campus on Saturday, August 25.  Orientations have been taking place over the past week, and by the looks of the smiles in the picture, its going to be a great year!  Pictured from right to left are:  Vincenza Corcoran (Associate Director of Field Instruction), Priscilla Oceguera More …

GSS Student Congress Spring Event

The Fordham Westchester Graduate School of Social Service Student Congress and Successful Learning Center (SLC) recently partnered and hosted a spring event as part of April’s Global Month of Service.  SLC’s mission is to integrate all students with disabilities into a welcoming collegiate environment.  SLC provides their students with a college experience, offering a variety More …

2nd Annual Family Empowerment Day

Fordham Westchester’s Graduate School of Social Service Student Congress and Campus Ministry are seeking donations for their 2nd Annual Family Empowerment Day.  The donations are for families of the Coachman Family Center, a homeless shelter in White Plains. NY. Suggested donations for children include: Coloring Books Crayons and Markers Puzzles (ex. Family and Children Puzzles) More …

Westchester MSW Students Volunteer

Students in Fordham Westchester’s Graduate School of Social Service volunteered on February 20th for a project sponsored by The Matthew Wallace Foundation, Habitat for Humanity and Westhab by distributing backpacks to homeless children at the Day Spring Community Center in Yonkers. The reason for the mid-year backpack replacement is that many backpacks have either been lost or More …

Trauma and Grief Documentary Screening and Panel Discussion

Join us for a film screening and expert panel discussion on using trauma and grief-informed responses to heal community loss. The event will begin with a screening of Newtown, a documentary examining how families and community members cope with their individual and collective losses after the mass shooting at the Sandy Hook Elementary School in December 2012. More …

Welcome New and Returning Students

Fordham Westchester welcomes new and returning students to its programs for the 2017-2018 academic year.  The following are class start dates for the Westchester campus. Graduate School of Social Service Saturday classes begin Saturday, August 26 Thursday classes begin Thursday, August 31 Tuesday classes begin Tuesday, September 5 Graduate School of Education Classes begin Wednesday, More …