News

July 04, 2013
Remembering a MSW alumnus and Jewish Community Leader Bill Kahn's dedication to the Jewish community and civil rights will not be forgotten Read more
July 04, 2013
Alumna receives Community Service Award from Family Resources Wanda Beasley received the Community Service Award from Family Resources, a nonprofit that works to prevent and treat child abuse, for her performance as a social worker. Read more
July 01, 2013
Dean Larry Davis talks about the unique challenges faced by Black scholars Dean Larry Davis was on the panel at Robert Morris University’s Uzuri Think Tank “Perspectives: A Community Focus Group On Black Male Educational Success”. Read more
June 26, 2013
Dean Davis talks about the increase in economic disparities Read more
June 24, 2013
Faculty member Mary Beth Rauktis writes about letting go Mary Rauktis, Research Assistant Professor, writes about the Cathedral of Learning's resident peregrine falcons and the ups and downs of parenthood. Read more
June 21, 2013
Browne Leadership Fellow helps with library renovation Browne Leadership Fellow Dominique Benzio is involved in the creation of new, interactive programs. Read more
June 21, 2013
Incoming MSW student registration dates Read more
June 20, 2013
Doctoral Program Director has article published Doctoral Program Director Christina Newhill had an article published in the latest NASW mental health newsletter. Read more
June 20, 2013
Dean Davis bids farewell to Pitt's Robert Hill Dean Larry Davis spoke at the retirement party for Robert Hill , Pitt’s vice chancellor for public affairs. Read more
June 17, 2013
Race, Ethnicity and Poverty Summit a success The first ever Race, Ethnicity and Poverty (REAP) Summit brought researchers and center directors from across the country to discuss funding, collaboration and the future of REAP research. Read more
June 17, 2013
Dean Larry Davis gives radio interview about Trayvon Martin case Dean Larry Davis spoke with with WPFW 89.3 Washington D.C. about the upcoming George Zimmerman trial. Read more
June 15, 2013
Dean Larry Davis discusses the Cheerios Ad controversy Interracial relationships can still be a sensitive topic even today explains Davis. Read more
June 12, 2013
Dean Davis interviewed about Trayvon Martin trial Read more
June 07, 2013
MSW Alum changed the lives of many MSW alumnus Moses Carper dedicated his life to working with children and making his North Side neighborhood a better place to live. Read more
June 06, 2013
First-of-its-kind event being hosted by the Center on Race and Social Problems The very first national gathering of Race, Ethnicity, and Poverty Centers is being hosted by the Center on Race and Social Problems June 6-7, 2013. The summit presents an opportunity to bring together individuals who are addressing many of America’s most critical and long-standing problems. Read more