News

January 03, 2012
The University of Pittsburgh ranked a Best Value in Public Higher Education. Read more
January 03, 2012
Doris Duke Fellow Lisa Schelbe featured in Newsletter Doctoral student and Doris Duke Fellow Lisa Schelbe was recently featured in the Doris Duke Fellowships Newsletter. Read more
January 02, 2012
Assistant Professor Jeffrey James Shook has letter to the editor in The New Yorker Assistant Professor Jeffrey James Shook writes about the importance of giving juvenile offenders a chance at rehabilitation in a letter to the editor in the latest issue of The New Yorker. Read more
January 02, 2012
SSW alum chosen as one of Social Work Today Magazine's 10 Dedicated and Deserving Social Workers SSW alum Mark Rogalsky (BASW, MSW) was chosen as one of Social Work Today Magazine's 10 Dedicated and Deserving Social Workers. Read more
December 26, 2011
Doctoral student and Schweitzer Environmental Fellow Samantha Teixeira's work receives some very positive attention Doctoral student and Schweitzer Environmental Fellow Samantha Teixeira's work with environmental education in Homewood receives some very positive attention in the Pittsburgh Post- Gazette. Read more
December 25, 2011
Positive reaction to the Pittsburgh Post Gazette op-ed written by Dean Larry Davis Read more
December 24, 2011
Mary Elizabeth Rauktis urges people to treat animals humanely In the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Research assistant professor Mary Elizabeth Rauktis urges people to treat animals humanely. Read more
December 20, 2011
Pitt Magazine features former Dean David Epperson and alum Mark Rogalsky In the latest issue of Pitt Magazine read more about former Dean David Epperson (page 8) and alum Mark Rogalsky's innovative dance program (page 43). Read more
December 19, 2011
Attention for the new partnership between the Homewood Children's Village and Yale University Attention for the new partnership between the Homewood Children's Village and Yale University's Dr. James Comer to implement the Yale School Development Program at the schools located in Pittsburgh's Homewood neighborhood. Read more
December 18, 2011
In an opinion piece Dean Larry Davis writes "Don't blame the teachers for the racial achievement gap" Read more
December 15, 2011
An interview with doctoral student and Schweitzer Environmental Fellow Samantha Teixeira In the Face of Stark Environmental Health Disparities, Harnessing Youth Voices as Neighborhood Change Agents: an interview with doctoral student and Schweitzer Environmental Fellow Samantha Teixeira. Read more
December 11, 2011
Society for Social Work and Research praises workshops hosted by the School of Social Work The Society for Social Work and Research (SSWR) writes about the two summer workshops hosted by the School of Social Work and the presentation by faculty members Drs. Katie Greeno, Shaun Eack, and John Wallace. Read more
December 10, 2011
Congratulations to the new 2012 SEC Officers PRESIDENT – Molly Ciscell VICE PRESIDENT – Krystle Kilcrease SECRETARY – Angie Howard DIRECT PRACTICE REP. – Stephanie Myer COSA REP. – Talia Hullum DIVERSITY REP. – Jonathan Black Read more
December 06, 2011
Dean Larry Davis honored with Community Leadership Award at Annual Ronald H. Brown Leadership Dinner Read more
December 05, 2011
Dean Larry Davis talks about the toll the recession is taking on black families Dean Larry Davis talked to the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette about the toll the recession is taking on black families. Read more