News

October 16, 2011
The Legacy Laureate program honored Dr. Edward Sites The Legacy Laureate program honored Dr. Edward Sites (PhD ’76 School of Education & MSW ’64 School of Social Work). The longest-serving faculty member in the history of the University of Pittsburgh School of Social Work. Read more
October 14, 2011
Now on iTunes U! Dean Larry Davis talk “The Status of Black Males in America: Implications for Higher Education” Be sure to visit the iTunes U University of Pittsburgh page for School of Social Work lectures. Now available: Dean Larry Davis talks about “The Status of Black Males in America: Implications for Higher Education” Read more
October 11, 2011
MSW Alum a strong advocate for excellence in education. MSW Alum ('95) Casey Harris, executive director of A+ Schools and a strong advocate for excellence in education, is profiled by Pop City. Read more
October 10, 2011
Dean Larry Davis participated in an October 1st community panel discussion about David Mamet’s play Race. Read more
September 29, 2011
Lecturer Beth Mulvaney explains why Pittsburgh is a great place for older residents. Read more
September 27, 2011
School of Social Work connections honored among the New Pittsburgh Courier's 50 Men of Excellence Several people connected with the School of Social Work will be honored among the New Pittsburgh Courier's 50 Men of Excellence for 2011: Board of Visitors member Eric Springer, Dr. Grady Roberts; and Dean and Professor Emeritus David Epperson will be listed in memoriam. Read more
September 23, 2011
John Wallace discusses the impact of vacant houses on the neighborhood of Homewood Associate Professor and the Philip Hallen Chair in Community Health and Social Justice John Wallace discusses the impact of vacant houses on the neighborhood of Homewood in the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Read more
September 15, 2011
Dean Larry E. Davis speaks at Boston College Graduate School of Social Work. Dean Larry E. Davis was part of the panel discussion on the "Power of Social Innovation" at the Boston College Graduate School of Social Work’s 75th anniversary celebration. Read more
September 09, 2011
‎Social Work graduate Nan Van Der Bergh (1981) has been named Social Worker of the Year by the Miami Dade National Association of Social Workers. Read more
September 08, 2011
Profile of MSW alumna Lindsay Lege, an Allegheny County Scholar in Local Government. Read more
September 07, 2011
MSW Alum takes an unusual path 2003 MSW Alum Jaime Hively is featured in a Pittsburgh Post-Gazette story about women and the craft beer industry. Read more
September 05, 2011
SSW professors celebrated for their hard work Jim Cunningham, Professor Emeritus of Community Organizing, and alumni Rick Swartz and Carl Redwood commended for their work as community advocates in the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. Read more
September 04, 2011
Dean Larry Davis talks about the lack of diversity in Pittsburgh Dean Larry Davis quoted in the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette in an article about the lack of diversity in the Pittsburgh region. Read more
August 31, 2011
New people and new things The University Times covers the new people and things here at the School of Social Work. Read more
August 31, 2011
The efforts of Professor John Wallace and the Homewood Children's Village to improve their community The Pittsburgh Quarterly examines the efforts of Professor John Wallace and the Homewood Children's Village to improve their community. Read more