News

January 16, 2013
Doctoral program graduate Emma Lucas-Darby elected member of the Nominating Committee of the ASWB Doctoral program graduate Emma Lucas-Darby has been elected as a member of the 2013 Nominating Committee of the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB). Read more
January 12, 2013
Rosen talks to Jewish Chronicle Associate Professor Daniel Rosen talks to the Jewish Chronicle about his work as a member of the iMANAGE team; a program working to determine ways to prevent depression in older adults. Read more
January 12, 2013
MSW alum Jaime Harmon directs new adolescent services program MSW alum Jaime Harmon discusses her new adolescent services program which she directs at ARC Manor in Kittanning Read more
January 11, 2013
Associate Professor John Wallace to lead workshops at diversity conference Associate Professor John Wallace will lead workshops at the "Living in Color: Equipping Leaders to Serve in a Diverse World" conference, which is designed for educators, administrators, pastors, community leaders, college students, parents and others who are concerned with issues of diversity. Read more
December 20, 2012
SSW students travel to Guatemalan orphanage to donate toys MSW student Talia Hullum and others are traveling to a Guatemalan orphanage during the break to deliver toys and other gifts. Read more
December 18, 2012
MSW alum and Harlem Globetrotter Chris (Handles) Franklin talks abput his social work education. MSW alum and Harlem Globetrotter Chris (Handles) Franklin discusses the role of his social work education in his life. Read more
December 16, 2012
Dean Larry Davis writes about the racial tipping point Dean Larry Davis writes about the racial tipping point in a Pittsburgh Post-Gazette editorial. Read more
December 12, 2012
MSW alum Michelle Sulkowski assists with Hurricane Sandy relief efforts. MSW alum Michelle Sulkowski found her new calling while assisting with the Hurricane Sandy relief effort. Read more
December 12, 2012
Doctoral program alum Jason Mendez confronts bullying Doctoral program alum Jason Mendez confronts bullying and other topics in his unique course "Teaching Masculinities." Read more
December 11, 2012
City of Pittsburgh proclaimed Dec. 11 as “Homewood Children’s Village Day” The City of Pittsburgh proclaimed Dec. 11 as “Homewood Children’s Village Day,” honoring an initiative that was cofounded in 2008 by John Wallace, professor and the Philip Hallen Chair in Community Health and Social Justice and Pitt alumnus Aliya Durham (A&S ’99, SOC WK ‘02G, GSPIA ‘02). Read more
December 08, 2012
MSW graduate Joe Paglia works with military families. MSW graduate Joe Paglia recounts how his path led from Pittsburgh to working with military families and others in Savannah, GA. Read more
December 08, 2012
Alum and adjunct faculty member Richard Garland talks about One Vision One Life closing Alum and adjunct faculty member Richard Garland discusses the loss of the outreach organization One Vision One Life in the Pittsburgh Tribune Review. Read more
December 06, 2012
Institute named for alumnus Kenneth Ramsey. An honor for alumnus and retiring President and CEO of Gateway Rehab Kenneth Ramsey. Gateway Rehab's services now will include the Kenneth S. Ramsey, Ph.D., Institute for Research and Training. Read more
December 05, 2012
Rediker to deliver free public lecture titled “The Legacy of the Slave Ship” at CRSP Speaker Series. University of Pittsburgh Distinguished Professor of Atlantic History and award-winning author Marcus Rediker will deliver a free public lecture titled “The Legacy of the Slave Ship.” at the Center on Race and Social Problems Speaker Series. Read more
December 05, 2012
Alumnus Dr. Len Faulk recognized for community service Alumnus Dr. Len Faulk is recognized for "bringing groups and communities together around common goals." Read more