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Katherine A. Kendall Institute

Katherine A. Kendall Library Dedication

On June 1 the Katherine A. Kendall Library was officially unveiled at the CSWE office with friends, family, and CSWE staff on hand to celebrate Katherine’s legacy in social work education. The library displays a timeline and photos of key moments in Katherine’s life, and her publications are also on display for visitors to enjoy.

Cuba Research Tour Was A Success

In June 2012 Marazul Charters, in collaboration with the CSWE Council on Global Learning, Research, and Practice and the Katherine A. Kendall Institute as program consultants, organized a social work research and study tour in Havana, Cuba. Led by David Strug, professor emeritus of social work at Yeshiva University, a delegation of 21 social work educators from across the United States addressed a number of social work oriented topics including end-of-life care issues, school system intervention, the social-political-economic forces that affect social services, international social work, mental health, child welfare, socialism in action, and intergenerational family dynamics.