Tag: Kent School of Social Work

Kent student balances graduate studies with prolific musical career

You could say Elester Bostick-Latham spends his spare time pursuing a graduate degree at the Kent School of Social Work. The second year student...

UofL employee’s daughter to be crowned Queen of the Kentuckiana Heart...

The UofL community has been working for months to raise money for the Kentuckiana Heart Walk, an annual event sponsored by the American Heart...

Q&A: Dean David Jenkins, Kent School of Social Work

David Jenkins, PhD, LCSW, officially began his appointment as dean of the Kent School of Social Work in August. He previously served as the...

International Americans, including UofL faculty members, help make up Louisville MOSAIC...

Two University of Louisville faculty members and an entrepreneur affiliated with the university’s co-working space iHub are among the five honorees of the 2017 MOSAIC...

UofL researchers discover ‘alarming’ sex trafficking trends among homeless youth

University of Louisville researchers found that 40 percent of the homeless youth surveyed in Louisville and southern Indiana reported they had been victims of...

Kent School takes the lead on researching behavior coaching for young...

Four-year-old Jas’meir English can act up from time to time and she’s capable of disrupting a classroom. But what if we paired young students, like...

Kent School partners with youth care organizations to bring social workers...

Two youth residential care programs in Louisville have partnered with the Kent School of Social Work to bring KENTucky Kids to life and offer...

Community-based services topic to kick off Optimal Aging Lecture Series

Meeting the burgeoning need of older adults for community-based support is the focus of the Feb. 8 lecture of the Spring 2017 Optimal Aging...

End Alz: UofL provides funding for Alzheimer’s awareness license plate effort...

Thanks to a donation from the Institute for Sustainable Health & Optimal Aging at the University of Louisville, the $25 application fee for an...

UofL faculty member will lead world’s largest oncology social work group

A University of Louisville faculty member has been tapped for leadership roles with the world’s largest organization of professionals who provide psychosocial services to...