Events Archive

CRSP Lecture Series: "Navigating Toxic Inequality"
April 08, 2014
12:00pm - 1:30pm
Come join the Center on Race and Social Problems as they host "Come join the Center on Race and Social Problems as they host "Navigating Toxic Inequality" presented by Thomas M. Shapiro. Read more
BASW Research Poster Session
April 07, 2014
12:00pm - 2:00pm
Please join us for our annual undergraduate research poster session on Monday as the BASW senior class presents their practicum-based research projects. Refreshments will be provided. Read more
Preserving Memories Art Exhibit
March 28, 2014
4:00pm - 7:00pm
On March 28, join Hartford Partnership Program for Aging Education as they present the art exhibit "Preserving Memories," which highlights the works of Community Life & Loving Hearts participants. Read more
Annual Social Work Month CE Forum and Celebration Luncheon
March 28, 2014
8:30am - 5:00pm
This program will have morning (ethics) and afternoon continuing education programs with a celebration lunch featuring social worker of the year, Helen Cahalane, Principal Investigator, Child Welfare Education and Research Programs and Clinical Associate Professor at the SSW. Read more
Spring 2014 Career Development Workshop Series - Social Work Licensure
March 27, 2014
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. This session will focus primarily on licensure in Pennsylvania, although sources of information for other states will be presented. Read more
Challenging Authority: A Symposium in Honor of Derrick Bell
March 27, 2014 - March 28, 2014
(All day)
Join us on March 27 & 28th for "Challenging Authority, a celebration of the late Derrick Bell Jr. (LLB ’57),esteemed Pitt Law alumnus, professor, and founder of critical race theory. Read more
A talk with Justin Fleming, NASW-PA's Policy Director
March 25, 2014
5:00pm - 6:00pm
Justin Fleming, NASW-PA's Policy Director will be talking about the NASW-PA legislative and policy agenda, as well as NASW Day in Harrisburg. Read more
SSW Events Offers Affordable Health Care Act Information and Enrollment Assistance
March 24, 2014
12:00pm - 6:00pm
The School of Social Work is hosting an Enroll America information and sign-up for Affordable Health Care on campus in 2017 CL on Monday, March 24, 2014 from 12 noon – 6 pm. Read more
Making the New Economy Work in Pittsburgh
March 21, 2014
2:00pm
Gar Alperovitz, an internationally known author, activist, political economist, and professor, will share his vision for making the global economy more democratic. Event is free and open to the public. Read more
Film Screening and Discussion: "Call me Kuchu"
March 21, 2014
2:00pm
As part of World Social Work Week, students from Global Perspectives in Social Work are screening a film entitled "Call me Kuchu" . There will also be a discussion and advocacy event focused on homosexuality in Uganda. Read more
March Career Madness Student - Alumni Networking Event
March 20, 2014
5:00pm - 7:00pm
March Career Madness Student - Alumni Networking Event Read more
World Social Work Day Lecture: "Recognizing and Supporting the Global Service Workforce: Challenges and Opportunities"
March 19, 2014
12:00pm - 1:30pm
Come join the School of Social Work on World Social Work Day for their Sidney A. Teller Lecture "Recognizing and Supporting the Global Service Workforce: Challenges and Opportunities", presented by Robin Mama, Dean of the School of Social Work at Monmouth University. Read more
World Social Work Week: Student Poster Session
March 18, 2014
12:00pm - 3:00pm
Learn about fellow BASW and MSW students’ international experiences. Discuss world human rights issues. Learn more about international social work. Read more
Pitt Day in Harrisburg
March 08, 2014
(All day)
It is the one day of the year when Pitt alumni, faculty, staff, students, and friends of Pitt are invited to join us for an opportunity to influence lawmakers and tell your University of Pittsburgh story! Read more
Spring 2014 Career Development Workshop Series- Effective Interviews
March 05, 2014
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