Events Archive

March Career Madness: Student & Alumni Networking Event
March 22, 2016
5:00pm - 7:00pm
Direct Practice and COSA alumni will be attending this March 19th event. Don’t miss it! Food and Refreshments will be served. Read more
Annual Rubash Distinguished Lecture in Law and Social Work: Bi/Sexuality at the Margins
March 22, 2016
12:00pm - 2:00pm
Join Professor Ann E. Tweedy, one of the nation's leading experts on bisexuality and the law, for the annual Norman J. and Alice Chapman Rubash Distinguished Lecture in Law and Social Work. Read more
World Social Work Day/ Sidney A. Teller Lecture: “Human Security and Sustainable Development: A Global Agenda for Social Work”
March 16, 2016
12:00pm
“Human Security and Sustainable Development: A Global Agenda for Social Work” by James Herbert Williams, Milton Morris Endowed Chair, Dean and Professor, University of Denver, School of Social Work Read more
World Social Work Week: Student Poster Session
March 15, 2016
12:00pm - 2:00pm
Learn about fellow BASW, MSW, and Doctoral students' international experiences. Discuss world human rights issues. Learn more about international social work. Read more
Spring 2016 Career Development Workshop Series: Effective Interviews
March 03, 2016
5:00pm - 6:00pm
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: “Is Marriage for White People?”
March 03, 2016
12:00pm - 1:30pm
“Is Marriage for White People?” by Ralph Richard Banks, Jackson Eli Reynolds Professor of Law Professor, Stanford Law School Read more
Educational Seminar on Music Therapy
March 02, 2016
8:30am - 10:00am
Educational Seminar on Music Therapy and its benefits for people with Alzheimer's Diesease Read more
Spring 2016 Career Development Workshop Series: Effective Interviews
March 01, 2016
12:00pm - 1:00pm
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 Journal Club Symposium: Community Development And Inclusion To Address Health
February 26, 2016
12:30pm - 2:30pm
Research Associate Anita Zuberi will be a panelist at the Center for Health Equity Symposium addressing the challenges of inclusion equity in community development. Read more
Conversation with NASW-PA Executive Director Johanna Byrd
February 26, 2016
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Learn more about the NASW-PA Legislative Advocacy Day April 12, 2016 in Harrisburg; Understand why and how social workers need to be more active in the social policy and political arena; and Meet NASW-PA staff and Southwest Division reps who are working on social policy and Legislative Advocacy Day. Read more
Are My Pants Lowering Your Test Scores?: Blaming girls for challenges facing boys
February 25, 2016
4:00pm
This presentation by School of Social Work Associate Professor Sara Goodkind explores how policies, actions, and rhetoric implicitly and explicitly blame girls for challenges facing low-income boys of color that are in fact due to broader issues of social inequality, particularly poverty and racism. Read more
SSW Speaker Series: “ Macro Practice in Social Work”
February 24, 2016
12:00pm
“ Macro Practice in Social Work” by Darlyne Bailey, Dean and Professor, MSS Program Director, Special Assistant to the President for Community Partnerships, Bryn Mawr College, Graduate School of Social Work and Social Research Read more
5th Annual Joint HPPAE / CWEB & CWEL Seminar: Working with Military Personnel and Veterans Across the Lifespan
February 24, 2016
8:00am - 10:30am
This program will look at the some generational differences related to time of service and needs of varying groups of people impacted by military service. Read more
Health Fellowships Information Session
February 16, 2016
12:00pm - 1:00pm
There are 2 fellowships available in the School of Social Work if you plan to focus on healthcare in social work. Both the Cannon Fellowships and the Evans Fellowships offer students a $10,000 stipend. Read more
Spring 2016 Career Development Workshop Series: Resumes, Cover Letters & References
February 11, 2016
5:00pm - 6:00pm
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