News

July 06, 2012
The benefits of a joint Social Work degree Joint Master of Social Work/Master of Divinity alumna Elizabeth Trexler (’05) discusses the benefits of joint degrees. Read more
July 02, 2012
Beth Duffy (BASW '82) oversees Einstein Medical Center expansion Beth Duffy (BASW '82), Chief Operating Officer (COO) of Einstein Medical Center Montgomery, is getting the 146-bed, $350 million hospital ready for its first day of operation. Read more
July 01, 2012
Cynthia Bradley-King, CWEB Academic Coordinator, elected to Family Services of Western Pennsylvania Board Cynthia Bradley-King, Academic Coordinator, Child Welfare Education for Baccalaureates and Field Assistant Professor, was elected to the Family Services of Western Pennsylvania Board for the 2012-13 term. Read more
June 28, 2012
COSA Chair and Continuing Education Director Tracy Soska spearheaded the CRC COSA Chair and Continuing Education Director Tracy Soska spearheaded the community relations committee (CRC) mobilization of the University’s academic and social resources to aid Hazelwood. Read more
June 27, 2012
Center on Race and Social Problems Tackles Racial Health Disparity Issues The Center on Race and Social Problems Tackles Racial Health Disparity Issues in Four Summer Institutes. Read more
June 24, 2012
MSW alum Shirl Regan talks about the challenges of managing a social service agency Shirl Regan, MSW alum and executive director of the Women's Center and Shelter of Greater Pittsburgh, discusses the challenges of managing a social service agency in the Pittsburgh Tribune Review Read more
June 20, 2012
Dean Larry Davis discusses the increase in Pittsburgh's Asian population Dean Larry Davis discusses the increase in Pittsburgh's Asian population in the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. Read more
June 13, 2012
MSW Alum Rebecca Hubscher was appointed VA Butler Healthcare’s new Associate Director for Operations Read more
June 12, 2012
Coverage of the Center on Race and Social Problems 10th Anniversary Celebration Read all of the coverage of the Center on Race and Social Problems 10th Anniversary Celebration and guest speaker NAACP President & CEO Ben Jealous Read more
June 11, 2012
SSW Alumna Kathy Purcell named Chief Executive Officer of the Pittsburgh Affiliate of Susan G. Komen for the Cure Read more
June 10, 2012
Center on Race and Social Problems releases a video of history and achievements. The Center on Race and Social Problems releases a video about its history and achievements. Read more
June 07, 2012
MSW student Sam Su's work to keep Oakland clean gets some positive attention MSW student Sam Su's work to keep Oakland clean gets some positive attention in the latest issue of servePGH. Read more
June 07, 2012
Doctoral students Monique Constance-Huggins and Rachel Goode have been named 2012 Schweitzer Fellows Read more
June 04, 2012
The University of Pittsburgh School of Social Work has climbed to #11 on U.S. News and World Report ranking of Schools of Social Work. Read more
June 03, 2012
Child Welfare Resource Center Recieves National Award The Child Welfare Resource Center received the 2012 Academic Excellence Award from the American Public Human Services Association Read more