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Sent exclusively to alumni, the Human Services and Social Justice Program newsletter features alumni and program updates, as well as event information. If you are one of our alumni, update your contact information with the GW Office of Alumni Relations to start receiving this and other exclusive alumni benefits.

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Alumni Spotlight: Isabel Sperry

We recently caught up with HSSJ alumni Isabel Sperry. Read below what they had to say about their time in HSSJ and how it has impacted their current career.
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Professors Michelle Kelso and Daina Eglitis Published in Transitions

Professors Michelle Kelso and Daina S. Eglitis' article, "A Fearful Precedent," was published in the European online magazine, Transitions. This article highlights the risks to girls and women in Ukraine during the ongoing war.
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Dr. Michelle Kelso Quoted in The Washington Post

Dr. Michelle Kelso was quoted in the Washington Post Article “As Ukraine war intensifies, some Russian speakers far from Moscow are feeling hostility.”
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Dr. Sangeeta Prasad Mentioned on KTVU Fox 2

Dr. Sangeeta Prasad was mentioned in an article, “College football star goes from on the field to ‘In The Streets,’” on KTVU Fox 2.

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Professor Sangeeta Prasad Featured in The Washington Post

The Washington Post did a feature piece on Fellonte Misher that includes the work of our very own HSSJ professor, Sangeeta Prasad, and her co-founders (Misher and Aaron Young) of the nonprofit In T

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Senior Capstone Blogs

Congratulations to all of our amazing HSSJ senior capstone students on a successful year! Below you can find student samples from this year including the winner of the Learning by Giving Foundation's blog contest!

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