Events Archive

Fall 2017 Career Development Workshop Series: Evaluating and Negotiating Offers
December 07, 2017
5:00pm - 6:00pm
preview image
Participants will receive information on the various components of compensation (salary, benefits, retirement, etc.) and strategies on how to negotiate the strongest deal possible. Read more
Facilitated Discussion on Social Action and Policy Practice
December 07, 2017
11:30am - 1:30pm
preview image
Join our students in the Working with Group/Intergroup Relations class on as they facilitated a dialogue on enhancing social action and policy practice at our school. Read more
SSW Speaker Series: Place-based Engagement: The University of Pittsburgh's Engagement Centers
December 05, 2017
12:00pm - 1:30pm
preview image
"Place-based Engagement: The University of Pittsburgh's Engagement Centers" by Dr. Lina Dostilio, Assistant Vice Chancellor, Community Engagement, University of Pittsburgh Read more
Diversity Book Club: Incoming: Veteran Writers on Returning Home
November 28, 2017
11:30am - 1:00pm
preview image
Join us for a book club and lunch to honor Veteran’s Day with a discussion focused on the novel Incoming: Veteran Writers on Returning Home. RSVP to win a free book. Read more
Health Insurance Enrollment Sessions at Pitt SSW
November 17, 2017
12:00pm - 3:00pm
Apply between November 1st and December 15th for 2018 Marketplace coverage. Applications for Medicaid and CHIP are accepted year-round. Read more
Iris Marion Young Awards
November 15, 2017
5:00pm - 7:00pm
preview image
The award recognizes University of Pittsburgh staff, faculty, graduate or undergraduate community who work to promote social justice and democracy—especially individuals whose work explicitly engages issues of gender and sexuality. Read more
Workforce and Land Restoration Policy Luncheon and Discussion
November 15, 2017
12:00pm - 2:00pm
preview image
How do current workforce readiness practices and policies impact people who face challenges in obtaining sustainable employment in our region? How do current greening and sustainability policies impact low-income communities in restoring vacant land and securing green jobs? Read more
Race in Pittsburgh: What’s Happening in the Justice System
November 13, 2017
7:00pm - 9:00pm
preview image
Monday November 13, 2017: Dean Larry Davis will be joined by Alfred Blumstein, Professorat the Heinz College of Carnegie Mellon, David Harris, Professor at University of Pittsburgh Law School, and Celeste Taylor, Voting Rights Advocate, to discuss What’s Happening in the American Justice System. Read more
Homewood Reading Series with John Edgar Wideman
November 13, 2017 - November 14, 2017
(All day)
preview image
Join us to hear from JOHN EDGAR WIDEMAN, the author of more than twenty works of fiction and nonfiction, including the award-winning Brothers and Keepers, Philadelphia Fire, and most recently the story collection God's Gym. Read more
2017 Browne Leadership Fellows Program Recognition Poster Session & Reception
November 09, 2017
3:00pm - 4:00pm
preview image
Please join us on Thursday November 9 from 3:00pm-4:00pm in the Social Work Conference Center (2017 Cathedral – 20th floor) when we will recognize the great work of our 2017 Fellows. Read more
Fall 2017 Career Development Workshop Series: Evaluating and Negotiating Offers
November 09, 2017
12:00pm - 1:00pm
preview image
Participants will receive information on the various components of compensation (salary, benefits, retirement, etc.) and strategies on how to negotiate the strongest deal possible. Read more
Where in the World Can Social Work Take Us?
November 06, 2017
12:00pm - 2:00pm
preview image
Are you interesting in learning about social work education opportunities in other countries? Are you interested in learning about how to work with individuals from other countries here in Pittsburgh? Read more
DEADLINE: Cuban Social Policy Issues
November 05, 2017
(All day)
preview image
Announcing our study abroad course for graduate students in the School of Social Work. Participants will travel to the historically rich city of Havana, Cuba. Application deadline: November 5, 2017 Read more
Fall 2017 Career Development Workshop Series: Effective Interviews
November 02, 2017
5:00pm - 6:00pm
preview image
This session will provide participants with the strategies and skills necessary to turn interviews into job offers. Best practices for preparation, attire, agenda and follow-up will be discussed. Read more
CRSP Speaker Series: Navigating Schools Inequality: How Parents Pursue Magnet School Admissions
November 02, 2017
12:00pm - 1:30pm
preview image
“Navigating Schools Inequality: How Parents Pursue Magnet School Admissions” by Littisha Bates, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Sociology, University of Cincinnati. Read more