Events Archive

Fall 2016 Career Development Workshop Series: Social Work Licensure
September 20, 2016
5:00pm - 6:00pm
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Professional licensure is critical to career advancement in social work. Participants will be introduced to social work licensure including the LSW and LCSW. Read more
CRSP Speaker Series:“Why Diversity Programs Don’t Work”
September 20, 2016 - September 20, 2017
12:00pm - 1:30pm
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“Why Diversity Programs Don’t Work” by Professor Frank Dobbin, Harvard University Read more
Volunteer Opportunity: Be A School H.E.R.O.!
September 17, 2016
9:30am - 12:00pm
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Pitt-Assisted Communities & Schools (PACS) is partnering with the Homewood Children's Village on their Community Schools Attendance event. Pitt volunteers will be canvassing residents & business owners in Homewood to stress the importance of regular and on-time school attendance. Read more
Pitt’s United Way Day of Caring
September 16, 2016
8:30am - 3:30pm
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For SSW faculty, staff, and students: This year, we will be going to People’s Oakland, an agency that has a long history in the community and with the School of Social Work. This project entails cleaning, painting, organizing, and power washing. Read more
Black, White, and Blue: Addressing Race and Police Shootings in Classroom Talk
August 31, 2016
11:30am - 1:30pm
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How do instructors in higher education engage society’s tough issues inside the classroom? CUE invites University faculty and community members to engage with a panel of experts and each other as we respond to real-world occurrences with implications for teaching and classroom practices. Read more
MSW Orientation 2016
August 25, 2016 - August 26, 2016
8:30am - 3:30pm
Review the full schedule online or download a copy Read more
BASW Orientation 2016
August 25, 2016 - August 26, 2016
8:30am - 3:30pm
Review the full schedule online or download a copy Read more
Diversity and Racial Justice in Higher Education
July 12, 2016
8:00am - 4:00pm
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Join us for a Summer Institute: Diversity and Racial Justice in the 21st Century University - to be held at the Center on Race and Social Problems July 12, 2016. Read more
Police and Community Summer Institute
June 29, 2016
8:00am - 4:00pm
The Center on Race and Social Problems is hosting a special Summer Institute with the Pittsburgh Bureau of Police. Procedural Justice is a cornerstone for building long-term relationships between the police and the communities they serve. Read more
DEADLINE: CRSP Fellows Program Application
June 15, 2016
(All day)
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The Center on Race and Social Problems’ (CRSP) Fellows Program is an internship opportunity for University of Pittsburgh Master's of Social Work students at the Homewood Children’s Village. Applications are due June 15th Read more
CRSP Summer Institute: Race and Child Welfare: National and Local Perspectives in Racial Disproportionality
June 09, 2016
8:30am - 4:30pm
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On June 9th, the Center on Race and Social Problems will host the Race and Child Welfare Summer Institute. Earn six (6) continuing education credits and learn promising new techniques in research, policy, and practice from members of the community, scholars, policy makers, and agency professionals. Read more
Understanding our Students: Religious Diversity in the Classroom
May 24, 2016
9:00am - 11:30am
Facilitated by MSW Program Director Lynn Coghill. Faculty on less than a 12-month contract are eligible to receive a stipend. Read more
Best Student Papers on Race Deadline
May 13, 2016
(All day)
$500 Award for Best Student Papers on Race. Undergraduate, Master’s and PhD Level Awards. Submission Deadline is May 13th, 2016. Papers should address contemporary race-related social problems and will be evaluated on originality, analytic quality, clarity, and relevance to current racial issues. Read more
2016 Afternoon of Recognition
May 01, 2016
5:00pm - 8:00pm
Save the Date! The 2016 Afternoon of Recognition will be held May 1, 2016. Read more
Service to Others Living-Learning Community Student Poster Session
April 21, 2016
7:30pm - 8:30pm
Please join us for our annual poster session as the residents of the Upperclass Service to Others Living Learning Community share their service experiences Read more