Stories by Susan Shimotsu:
Peterson Receives Award From Victim Support Group
CarolAnn Peterson, an adjunct associate professor at the USC School of Social Work, received the Humanitarian Award from Face Forward, a nonprofit organization that provides reconstructive surgeries to women and children who have been victims of violence.
Brekke Named Fellow of National Society
John Brekke, Frances G. Larson Professor of Social Work Research, has been named a fellow of the American Academy of Social Work and Social Welfare, the first national society honoring excellence in the research and practice of social work.
Flynn Appointed to Another Term as Dean
Marilyn Flynn will stay on as dean of the USC School of Social Work for another five-year term, announced Elizabeth Garrett, USC provost and senior vice president for academic affairs.
Social Work Professor Selected for National Post
Marleen Wong of the USC School of Social Work has been appointed to the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services AdministrationNational Advisory Council for three years, beginning Aug. 1.