Events Archive

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
Homewood Children’s Village Fellows End-of-Year Presentation
April 20, 2016
The CRSP Fellows Program offers internship opportunities for MSW students at the Homewood Children’s Village.  The internship offers a structured, hands-on experience of teaching school children aged 5 -11 the skills they need to overcome academic and behavioral challenges. Read more
Spring 2016 Geriatric Fellows Hartford Project Presentation
April 13, 2016
CRSP Speaker Series: “Achievement Gaps—and the Toxic Interaction of Race, Poverty, and Segregation— Start Before Kindergarten”
April 12, 2016
12:00pm - 1:30pm
“Achievement Gaps—and the Toxic Interaction of Race, Poverty, and Segregation— Start Before Kindergarten” by Elaine Weiss, National Coordinator, Broader Bolder Approach to Education Read more
2016: Legislative Advocacy Day
April 12, 2016
(All day)
Legislative Advocacy Day is an annual event hosted NASW-PA, in which nearly 1,000 social work students and professionals gather to advocate for a piece of legislation that is relevant to the social work profession. Read more
BASW Student Research Poster Session
April 11, 2016
12:00pm - 2:00pm
Please join us for our annual undergraduate research poster session as the BASW senior class presents their practicum-based research projects. RSVP is not required. Refreshments will be provided. Read more
All Politics Is Local: A Panel Discussion with COSA Alumni
April 07, 2016
6:00pm - 8:00pm
COSA alumni panelists will discuss their work in state and local politics. Read more