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Endowed Chair Virtual Installation

Thursday, January 28, 2021 | 6 p.m.


Debra M. McPhee, Ph.D., Dean of Fordham University’s Graduate School of Social Service, is pleased to announce the appointment of Shirley Gatenio Gabel, Ph.D., as the Mary Ann Quaranta Chair For Social Justice for Children, and Anne Williams-Isom, FCLC ’86, as the James R. Dumpson Chair in Child Welfare Studies.


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Why Fordham University Graduate School of Social Service?

Leading The Change For a Better Tomorrow

Fordham University GSS offers a flexible curriculum that prepares students to promote positive changes in individuals and communities through collaborative community relationships, evidence-based culturally responsive practices, and public advocacy.  

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Fordham Graduate School of Social Service (GSS) offers programs and classes in three convenient campus locations.