Events Archive

Fall 2015 Career Development Workshop Series: Effective Interviews
October 22, 2015
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
Julian Bond Commemoration-- "Building on the Bond Legacy: Where Do We Go From Here?"
October 20, 2015
5:30pm - 8:30pm
Video of Julian Bond’s Race in America keynote address, “The Road to Freedom: From Alabama to Obama,” will be shown followed by a panel discussion and Q&A. Read more
Fall 2015 Career Development Workshop Series: Safety in the Work Place
October 15, 2015
5:00pm - 6:00pm
Social Workers provide services in an increasingly complex and changing environment. This workshop will review the safely guidelines needed to stay safe in a human service environment while providing services to clients. Read more
2015 Browne Fellows Presentations
October 09, 2015
12:30pm - 1:30pm
Join us as we recognize the great work of our 2015 Fellows. Lunch will be provided. Read more
CRSP Speaker Series: “Black/White Differences in Intergenerational Economic Mobility in the United States”
October 08, 2015
12:00pm - 1:30pm
“Black/White Differences in Intergenerational Economic Mobility in the United States” presented by Bhashkar Mazumder, Senior Economist, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago Read more
Fall 2015 Career Development Workshop Series: Resumes, Cover Letters & References
October 08, 2015
12:00pm - 1:00pm
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
School of Social Work Alumni Recognition Reception
October 07, 2015
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Join us for an evening reception as we celebrate School of Social Work alumni Read more
Distinguished Alumni Panel Lecture and Luncheon
October 07, 2015
12:00pm - 2:00pm
Join us as we recognize outstanding School of Social Work Alumni. Continuing Education credits available. Read more
Fall 2015 Career Development Workshop Series: So you’re thinking about Private Practice?
October 06, 2015
5:00pm - 6:00pm
Pitt SSW Adjunct Professor, Heather Martin will cover all of the ins and outs of what it takes to be in private practice with an MSW degree. Don’t miss this workshop from a social worker with years of experience as a private practitioner. Read more
Information Session: DHS Student Case Competition and DHS Fellowships & Internships
October 05, 2015
5:00pm - 6:00pm
Allegheny County Department of Human Services will visit the SSW to talk about the upcoming DHS Student Case Competition, and also DHS Fellowships and Internships. Read more
Fall 2015 Career Development Workshop Series: Social Work Licensure
September 24, 2015
5:00pm - 6:00pm
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
SSW Speaker Series: “Lessons from the Demise of Hull House”
September 23, 2015
12:00pm
“Lessons from the Demise of Hull House” by Tracy Soska, Assistant Professor; Chair, Community, Organization, and Social Action; and Director, Continuing Education, School of Social Work, University of Pittsburgh Read more
The State of Health Care Today: No One Left Behind
September 21, 2015
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Dean Larry Davis will join a panel of health experts at this Pittsburgh Post- Gazette hosted forum to discuss growing concerns about wage, racial and health disparities and a fresh debate on Medicare. Read more
Fall 2015 Career Development Workshop Series: Presidential Management Fellows Program (PMF)
September 17, 2015
5:00pm - 6:00pm
Come hear current Presidential Management Fellow and Pitt SSW COSA alumna Dan’Talisha Deans give a complete overview of the purpose, benefits, and the process to be accepted into this highly competitive program. Read more
CRSP Speaker Series:“Policing Reform, Community, and Ethical Leadership”
September 17, 2015
12:00pm - 1:30pm
“Policing Reform, Community, and Ethical Leadership” presented by Cameron McLay, Chief, City of Pittsburgh Bureau of Police Read more