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May 14, 2018
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Professor speaks at Buena Vista University Assistant Professor Darren Whitfield spoke at Buena Vista University about opening dialogues in these polarized times. Read more
May 14, 2018
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Autism therapy brings new hope The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette covers the groundbreaking work of Professor Shaun Eack. Read more
May 10, 2018
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Commencement 2018 The University Times showcased the SSW in its annual Slideshow: Scenes from 2018 Commencement Read more
May 08, 2018
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Alumna profiled for her impact on Pittsburgh tourism MSW alumna and School of Social Work alumni board chair Molly Allwein is making an impact on Pittsburgh tourism through her job at VisitPITTSBURGH. Read more
May 08, 2018
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Doctoral student wins recognition PhD student Marcus Poindexter has been named a New Pittsburgh Courier Class of 2018 FAB 40 Recipient. Recipients are selected because they have demonstrated a top-notch level of excellence professionally, as well as in their community. Read more
May 08, 2018
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Dean Larry Davis readies for retirement A profile of Dean Larry Davis in Pittsburgh Magazine (pages 36-37). Read more
May 04, 2018
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Graduate Student Organization Celebrates Latino Culture PhD student Daniel Jacobson shares what he experienced growing up Latino in America, and how it inspired him to found a new organization on campus. Read more
May 02, 2018
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Alumni Profile: Thaddeus Osuagwu Learn more about 2012 MSW graduate Thaddeus Osuagwu who is the founder and President of Pathway Human Services in Braddock, PA. Read more
April 24, 2018
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Dean to give commencement Dean Larry Davis will give the commencement address at the Mandel School at Case Western University. Read more
April 18, 2018
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Doctoral student awarded fellowship Doctoral student Serwaa S. Omowale will be a fellow for the Dr. C. Tsehloane Keto Student Leadership Development and Mentorship Program, also called “Keto Fellow” offered by the National Council for Black Studies. Read more
April 17, 2018
Student awarded national fellowship MSW student Christina Arp was awarded the Central Arkansas Veteran’s Healthcare System (CAVHS) Clinical Psychology Postdoctoral and Interprofessional Psychosocial Rehabilitation Fellowship award. Read more
April 16, 2018
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PhD student on panel Doctoral student Daniel Jacobson presented on a panel regarding how sexual assault affects marginalized communities- particularly gay Latino and Black men. Read more
April 11, 2018
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Professor elected to board Assistant Professor Darren Whitfield has been elected to the AIDS Free Pittsburgh Advisory Board. Read more
April 11, 2018
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Healthcare occupations will only grow in the Pittsburgh region MSW alumna Kathi Elliott spoke at the annual Mamie Garland Scholarship event: “We have to pay attention to what is going on in our communities and our schools, otherwise we ultimately are going to pay the consequences because our kids are not being prepared." Read more
April 11, 2018
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Dean Davis wins award Dean Davis was named a 2018 B-PEP Jazz Awardee at the 32nd anniversary Black Political empowerment Project (B-PEP) event. Read more