Events Archive

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
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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
CRSP Speaker Series: “A Multigenerational Perspective on Neighborhoods and Racial Inequality”
December 03, 2013
12:00pm - 1:30pm
“A Multigenerational Perspective on Neighborhoods and Racial Inequality” by Patrick T. Sharkey, Associate Professor of Sociology, New York University Read more
BSWC Social Work Networking Event
November 23, 2013
1:00pm - 3:00pm
On Saturday, November 23, from 1-3 p.m. Pitt’s BASW Club will host a networking event for students interested in the social work field. Read more
NASW Licensure Preparatory Class
November 23, 2013
9:00am - 4:30pm
NASW will host a Licensure Preparatory class at the Cathedral of Learning on Saturday, November 23 from 9:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m. The class is aimed at those planning to take either the masters or clinical level of the examination. Read more
Fall 2013 Career Development Workshop Series: Safety in the Work Place
November 21, 2013
5:00pm - 6:00pm
Social Workers provide services in an increasingly complex and changing environment. This workshop will review the safety guidelines developed by National Association of Social Workers (NASW) and explore ways to stay safe in a human service agency while providing services to clients. Read more
SSW hosts health care reform event featuring Prof Gerald Friedman and Healthy Artists' Julie Sokolow
November 19, 2013
7:00pm - 9:00pm
Gerald Friedman, professor of economics at University of Massachusetts at Amherst and Julie Sokolow, founder of Healthy Artists will share research and videos on the benefits of health care reform in Pennsylvania. Read more
SSW Speaker Series: “Fulfilling the Promise of Social Work: Current and Future Challenges and Opportunities”
November 12, 2013
12:00pm - 1:30pm
“Fulfilling the Promise of Social Work: Current and Future Challenges and Opportunities” by Darla Coffey, President and Chief Executive Officer, Council on Social Work Education Read more
CRSP Speaker Series: “Race and Culture in the Family: Their Impact on Youth Outcomes of Asian American Adolescents”
November 08, 2013
12:00pm - 1:30pm
“Race and Culture in the Family: Their Impact on Youth Outcomes of Asian American Adolescents” by Yoonsun Choi, Associate Professor, School of Social Service Administration, University of Chicago Read more