Events Archive

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
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