School of Social Work Hosts St. Louis Group of Social Work Deans

The Howard University School of Social Work hosted more than 50 deans/chairs from social work programs across the country with research portfolios. The group is known as the St. Louis Group and is led by Dr. Luis Zayas, dean and Robert Lee Sutherland Chair in Mental Health and Social Policy at the University of Texas at Austin Steve Hicks School of Social Work. Howard University President Wayne A.I. Frederick, Provost Anthony Wutoh and Gary Harris, Ph.D., dean of Graduate School, offered remarks to the group on Jan. 10 at the Interdisciplinary Research Building. Howard alumni, Martell Teasley, dean of College of Social Work at the University of Utah and president of the National Association of Deans and Directors, also joined the group.




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