Events Archive

CRSP Speaker Series: “The End of Black Metropolis?”
April 23, 2015
12:00pm - 1:30pm
“The End of Black Metropolis?” presented by Mary Pattillo, Harold Washington Professor and Professor of Sociology and African American Studies, Northwestern University Read more
Ageless Wisdom: A Sensitivity Program to Understand Aging
April 22, 2015
8:30am - 10:30am
“Ageless Wisdom” is an interactive and experiential geriatric sensitivity training program designed by The Aging Institute of UPMC Senior Services and the University of Pittsburgh. Read more
Lecture: "Career Trajectories in Clinical Social Work and Integrated Care: Pediatric Hematology Oncology"
April 15, 2015
12:00pm - 1:30pm
Join us for a lecture by Anita Graham, President Elect, Association of Pediatric Oncology Social Workers, entitled "Career Trajectories in Clinical Social Work and Integrated Care: Pediatric Hematology Oncology" Read more
BASW Research Poster Session
April 13, 2015
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. Refreshments will be provided. Read more
Project Presentations by the Geriatric Fellows in the Hartford Partnership Program for Aging Education
April 08, 2015
8:00am
Three presentations including: Changing the Face of Caregivers, Community Gambling Resources Assessment, and Home Sharing Summit. Read more
Dollars and Sense: The Value of Asking for What You Want
April 07, 2015
6:30pm
Do you know what you’re worth? Thinking of negotiating salary? New grads often hesitate. Let Ayana Ledford, MSW, executive director of PROGRESS, CMU Heinz School of Public Policy and Management, teach you what you’re worth in the current job market. Read more
LSW Exam Preparation Workshop
March 28, 2015
9:00am - 4:30pm
Becoming a Licensed Social Worker (LSW) or Licensed Clinical Social Work (LCSW) in Pennsylvania requires a computerized examination. This workshop will review the critical areas and issues of social work practice included in these exams. Read more
Home & School Visitor Certificate Program 2nd Annual Conference
March 27, 2015
9:00am - 4:00pm
The Home & School Visitor Certificate Program presents 2nd Annual Conference: Trauma in a School Setting Read more
Documentary: Unsettled: From Tinker to Traveller
March 26, 2015
2:00pm - 3:30pm
In "Unsettled: From Tinker to Traveller," husband and wife anthropologists George and Sharon Gmelch revisit the life they lived more than 40 years ago when they uprooted from Santa Barbara and moved to Ireland to live in a horse-drawn wagon with Travellers. Read more
1st Annual School of Social Work Job Fair
March 24, 2015
11:00am - 4:00pm
The School of Social Work will host employers at the First Annual School of Social Work Job Fair. Read more
March Career Madness
March 19, 2015
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
World Social Work Day Poster Session
March 19, 2015
12:00pm - 3:00pm
BASW, MSW and PhD students will share international experiences and knowledge during the World Social Work Day Poster Session. Read more
Home Share Summit
March 18, 2015
3:00pm - 4:30pm
This Home Share Summit explores the potential benefits of Home‐Sharing through a presentation about a successful program in Michigan followed by a brief Q & A and a discussion of the possibilities and opportunities in the Pittsburgh area. Read more
World Social Work Day/Sidney A. Teller Lecture: "Sustainable Development and Social Justice Pillars: A Platform for Setting the Global Agenda That Links the Economy, Society, and Environment"
March 18, 2015
12:00pm - 1:30pm
World Social Work Day/Sidney A. Teller Lecture "Sustainable Development and Social Justice Pillars: A Platform for Setting the Global Agenda That Links the Economy, Society, and Environment" by DeBrenna LaFa Agbenyiga Read more
CRSP Speaker Series: “The Crisis of College Access for Students of Color”
March 17, 2015
12:00pm - 1:30pm
“The Crisis of College Access for Students of Color” presented by Gary Orfield, Distinguished Research Professor of Education, Law, Political Science, and Urban Planning and Codirector, Civil Rights Project, University of California, Los Angeles. Read more