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Sean Joe 

"Part of the reason I came to the Brown School is that it has a rich
tradition of doing very rigorous work and being community-based and engaged. I knew from my conversations with  Dean Edward F. Lawlor, and others here, that the university had a commitment to seeing broader societal issues addressed and that the university has a potentially substantial role to play in doing that."

Social work and public health students at the Brown School are united by a passion to help others.  Gain the knowledge to make great change happen.


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From ‘success to significance’

Hillmans’ gift to benefit Brown School expansion.

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Policy Forum Hosts Child Well-Being Symposium

The Policy Forum hosted the Child Well-Being Symposium: Keys to Global and Community Success on Nov. 12–13. The symposium examined policies and systems that lead to the health, safety, security and success of children everywhere.

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Occupational sitting among women linked to obesity

Study finds association between sitting on the job and body mass index, particularly among diverse populations.

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In The News

For the Sake of All researchers convene first public forum after releasing their report, focusing on community-based economic opportunities for young people in St. Louis, especially after Ferguson.

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Brown School students and faculty led the Washington University #HandsUpWalkOut protest on Monday, Dec. 1. It was the latest in a series of direct actions in response to events in Ferguson and around the country.

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The Brown School's Center for Social Development found that the social and emotional development of children with college savings accounts was better than it was for those without them.

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