University of Southern California USC
School of Social Work
California Social Work Hall of Distinction
 USC Campus Walter Friedlander Featured Profile:
Walter Friedlander (1891-1984)

As a teacher, writer, practitioner, scholar, and community leader, Walter Friedlanderís contributions to the field of social work and to social work education were significant and influential. Thousands of students worldwide received their basic und...
"The final test of a leader is that he leaves behind him in other men the conviction and the will to carry on..."

– Walter Lippmann

The Hall of Distinction:
The California Social Work Hall of Distinction was created to honor those involved in bringing about the betterment of society. We also want to ensure that the contributions of social work leaders, innovators and pioneers would be recognized and preserved for the future.