Events Archive

Career Development Workshop Series: Resumes, Cover Letters & References
October 16, 2014
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
Career Development Workshop Series: Resumes, Cover Letters & References
October 16, 2014
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
Where in the World Can Social Work Take Us?
October 09, 2014
4:00pm - 6:00pm
Individuals from Study Abroad, Fulbright, the Nationality Rooms, UCIS and local agencies working with the local international community as well as international students in the School of Social Work will be here to discuss how you can become involved. Read more
CRSP Speaker Series: "On the Run: Fugitive Life in an American City"
October 08, 2014
12:00pm - 1:30pm
"On the Run: Fugitive Life in an American City" Alice Goffman, Assistant Professor of Sociology, Department of Sociology, University of Wisconsin-Madison Read more
2014 Browne Fellows Presentation
October 02, 2014
12:00pm - 1:00pm
The 2014 Browne Leadership Fellows will share stories and lessons from their community service projects Read more
COSA Alumna To Speak About Experience with Sustainable Development
September 25, 2014
5:00pm
Welcome back Heather Ditillo, a COSA alum, who currently works to eradicate poverty with BeadforLife! Come hear about her journey from the School of Social Work to BeadforLife, and her work toward sustainable development and the elimination of poverty. Read more
University of Pittsburgh Fall 2014 Career Fair
September 24, 2014
11:00am - 4:00pm
More information coming soon! Read more
Health Care in Our Community: Possibilities and Realities
September 23, 2014
9:00am - 12:00pm
The health care symposium "Health Care in Our Community: Possibilities and Realities" will examine the accessibility of quality health care in our community (and our nation) – and its cost (to the individual recipient and to the community). Read more
Advocacy & Lobbying Short-Take Seminar with Pat Libby, Author of "The Lobbying Strategy Handbook"
September 18, 2014
2:00pm - 3:00pm
COSA Conversation, in Collaboration with Advocacy and Lobbying Course, will present an interactive TV Conversation with Pat Libby, Professor at the University of San Diego and the author of "The Lobbying Strategy Handbook." Read more
SSW Speaker Series: “Collateral Consequences of Incarceration: Exploring the Impact on Children and Families”
September 17, 2014
12:00pm - 1:30pm
“Collateral Consequences of Incarceration: Exploring the Impact on Children and Families” Anna Hollis, Executive Director, Amachi Pittsburgh Read more
CRSP Speaker Series: "Understanding Racial and Ethnic Differences in Physical and Psychiatric Health"
September 15, 2014
12:00pm - 1:30pm
"Understanding Racial and Ethnic Differences in Physical and Psychiatric Health" James Jackson, Professor of Psychology; Director, Institute for Social Research; Research Professor, Research Center for Group Dynamics, Institute for Social Research, University of Michigan Read more
SOCWRK 1000 - Introduction to Social Work Class
May 12, 2014
12:30pm
You Don't Need to Be a Superhero to Make a Super Impact on the World! This Summer, Explore a Career in Social Work Read more
NASW-PA LSW Exam Preparation Workshops
May 10, 2014
9:00am - 4:00pm
Need to prepare for your LSW Exam? The School of Social Work is hosting two NASW-PA LSW Exam Preparation Workshop on May 10! Read more
CRSP Lecture Series: "Jedi Public Health: A Structural Approach to Eliminating Racial/Ethnic Health Inequality"
April 24, 2014
12:00pm - 1:30pm
Come join the School of Social Work on World Social Work Day for their Sidney A. Teller Lecture "RJedi Public Health: A Structural Approach to Eliminating Racial/Ethnic Health Inequality", presented by Arline Geronimus. Read more
Interactive Poverty Simulation Hosted by Economics and Social Work and Greater Pittsburgh Food Bank
April 16, 2014
6:00pm
Whether you know it or not, you interact with people in living in poverty every day. Please join us on April 16 at 6 p.m. for an interactive poverty simulation in partnership with the Greater Pittsburgh Food Bank, where we will be led on a realistic journey to experience poverty first-hand. Read more