Events Archive

NASW-PA Candidate Panel
March 19, 2018
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Meet candidates running for PA House of Representatives, Senate, and Lieutenant Governor. Read more
“Acolhimento”: What Does Out-Of-Home Care For Children and Youth in Portugal Look Like?
March 19, 2018
2:00pm
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Research Assistant Professor Mary Beth Rauktis will be presenting at the seminar on some preliminary findings from her research in Portugal on out-of-home care. Read more
Under Attack at Home or Work: How to Respond to Hostility
March 15, 2018
12:00pm - 1:00pm
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School of Social Work Professor Christina Newhill, and the Mental Wellness Task Force of the University Senate, will host the University's Mental Wellness Task Force first bring-your-own-lunch brown bag presentation, Under Attack at Home or Work: How to Respond to Hostility. Read more
A Know Your Rights Workshop
March 14, 2018
6:30pm - 8:30pm
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For high school and university students committed to making change in your school’s policies and climate to improve responses to sexual assault and to prevent it. Read more
A Look at GLBT Issues in Later Life: A Screening & Discussion of Gen Silent, A Documentary
March 14, 2018
8:30am - 11:30am
Immediately following the film will be a discussion to identify ways to comfortably ask questions and explore issues with GLBT older adults, and to identify strategies social workers can use to make field sites, workplaces, or practice more GLBT friendly. Read more
Spring 2018 Career Development Workshop Series: Effective Interviews
March 13, 2018
5:00pm - 6:00pm
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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
Spring 2018 Career Development Workshop Series: Effective Interviews
March 01, 2018
5:00pm - 6:00pm
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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
Diversity Book Club: The Harlem Hellfighters
February 27, 2018
12:00pm - 1:00pm
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Please join us for a book discussion and lunch in the Dining Room B of the William Pitt Union. This February in Honor of Black History Month, we welcome you to a discussion based on the graphic novel The Harlem Hellfighters by Max Brooks. Read more
Centennial Lecture: “An Interactive Social Work Timeline”
February 21, 2018
12:00pm - 1:30pm
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Learn about School of Social Work history with Professor Emeritus Edward Sites. Co-sponsored by the Pitt Alumni Association. Read more
CRSP Speaker Series: “No Way Out: Precarious Living in the Shadow of Poverty”
February 20, 2018
12:00pm - 1:30pm
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“No Way Out: Precarious Living in the Shadow of Poverty” by Waverly Duck, Associate Professor, Department of Sociology, University of Pittsburgh Read more
SSW Speaker Series: Social Innovation and Social Work: Buzzword or Field Change?
February 13, 2018
12:00pm - 1:30pm
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"Social Innovation and Social Work: Buzzword or Field Change?" by Dr. Stephanie Berzin, Assistant Dean, Doctoral Program Co-Director, Center for Social Innovation, Associate Professor, Boston College School of Social Work Read more
Spring 2018 Career Development Workshop Series: Resumes, Cover Letters & References
February 08, 2018
5:00pm - 6:00pm
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This session will provide participants information, tips and tricks on how to effectively create and customize action and results-oriented resumes and engaging cover letters. Read more
Spring 2018 Career Development Workshop Series: Resumes, Cover Letters & References
February 06, 2018
5:00pm - 6:00pm
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This session will provide participants information, tips and tricks on how to effectively create and customize action and results-oriented resumes and engaging cover letters. Read more
Professional Photo Day
January 25, 2018
3:30pm - 6:30pm
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Get your LinkedIn Photo Headshot! Read more
CRSP Speaker Series: “Criminal Justice in the 21st Century”
January 24, 2018
12:00pm - 1:30pm
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“Criminal Justice in the 21st Century” by Mark A. Nordenberg, Edward P. Mulvey, and Frederick W. Thieman Read more