Events Archive

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
3:00pm
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
8:00am
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
Spring 2016 Career Development Workshop Series: Evaluating and Negotiating Offers
April 07, 2016
5:00pm - 6:00pm
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
Do Black Lives Matter: The Impact of Mass Incarceration on Individuals and the Community
April 05, 2016
7:00pm
Jondhi Harrell, Director of the Center for Returning Citizens, will speak about: “Do Black Lives Matter: The Impact of Mass Incarceration on Individuals and the Community.” This event is sponsored by the SSW/COSA and the Pitt Law Chapter of the National Lawyers Guild. Read more
Spring 2016 Career Development Workshop Series: Evaluating and Negotiating Offers
April 05, 2016
12:00pm - 1:00pm
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
Do The Write Thing
March 29, 2016
9:00pm
Social work students will read and judge Pittsburgh Public School Junior High Students essays/poems about their experiences with violence, and what they will do about it in the future, as part of the national Do the Write Thing program. Read more
Spring Job Fair
March 24, 2016
10:00am - 3:00pm
Are you graduating in April? This is a dress for success event. Update your resume and be prepared to convince employers that you are the Social Worker they want! Read more