Events Archive

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
CRSP Lecture Series: "Americans by Heart: Undocumented Latino Students and the Promise of Higher Education"
March 03, 2014
12:00pm - 1:30pm
Come join the Center on Race and Social Problems as they host "Americans by Heart: Undocumented Latino Students and the Promise of Higher Education", presented by William Perez, Associate Professor in the School of Educational Studies at Claremont Graduate University. Read more
MSW Happy Hour! Come Socialize and Support Fellow Students Running in the Pittsburgh Marathon!
February 28, 2014
5:00pm - 7:00pm
The Student Executive Council (SEC) at the School of Social Work is hosting an MSW Happy Hour! Read more
SSW presents a Special Workshop on Transgender Cultural Competence
February 27, 2014
9:00am - 11:00am
On February 27, SSW will host a workshop on transgender cultural competence, presented by Justin Adkins, a transactivist living in Williamstown, MA. This workshop will teach practical tools to engage trans* people and create safer spaces. Read more
Spring 2014 Career Development Workshop Series- Effective Interviews
February 26, 2014
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
Spring 2014 Career Development Workshop Series- Resumes, Cover Letters and References
February 21, 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
"Looking Back and Thinking Forward: Policies and Practices that Treat Juveniles as Adults in the Justice System" presented by SSW Professor Jeffrey Shook
February 20, 2014
12:30pm - 1:30pm
Between the 1970s & 1990s, every state in the U.S. enacted legislation easing the process of treating juveniles as adults in the justice system. SSW Prof Jeffrey Shook's lecture will explore the consequences that these legislative changes have had for both juveniles and society. Read more
Spring 2014 Career Development Workshop Series- Resumes, Cover Letters and References
February 19, 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
CRSP Lecture Series: "Race, Equity, and Urban Education: Issues that Divide"
February 18, 2014
12:00pm - 1:30pm
Come join the Center on Race and Social Problems as they host "Race, Equity, and Urban Education: Issues that Divide", presented by H. Richard Milner. Read more
"Challenging Assumptions About Drugs" with Dr. Carl Hart of Columbia University
February 12, 2014
1:30pm - 2:30pm
Carl Hart, PhD, Associate Professor of Psychology from the Departments of Psychology and Psychiatry at Columbia University will present the lecture "Challenging Assumptions about Drugs." Read more
SSW Lecture Series: "Social Work Interventions to Improve Cognition and Recovery in Schizophrenia and Autism"
February 12, 2014
12:00pm - 1:30pm
Come join the School of Social Work for their Raymond R. Webb Jr. Lecture "Social Work Interventions to Improve Cognition and Recovery in Schizophrenia and Autism", presented by SSW Assistant Professor Shaun Eack. Read more
Albert Schweitzer Fellows Program Information Session
January 16, 2014
12:00pm - 1:00pm
This information session is for graduate students from all disciplines who are interested in receiving a fellowship to address the health and social service needs of underserved and vulnerable populations through the Pittsburgh Schweitzer Fellows Program. Read more
Think You Have the Next Big Idea? Join Us to Find Out How You Can Bring That Idea To Life!
January 09, 2014
5:00pm - 6:00pm
preview image
Think you have the next big idea - one that might even change the world? On January 9, the School of Social Work will host a Big Idea information session for SSW students who want to learn more about entering Pitt's Big Idea Competition! Read more
Reaching LGBT Populations in Long-Term Care Facilities
December 11, 2013
8:00am
Project Presentations by the Geriatric Fellows in the Hartford Partnership Program for the Aging Read more
Civil Action Movement's Between the Holidays Potluck
December 06, 2013
5:30pm
Join us to meet new members, and organize for the spring semester. We request that you bring an item for a potluck meal–dish, baked good, or beverage. (RSVP to ajm168@pitt.edu or Facebook for address) Read more