Events Archive

Fall 2013 Career Development Workshop Series: Social Work Licensure
November 07, 2013
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
Fall 2013 Career Development Workshop Series: Evaluating and Negotiating Offers
November 01, 2013
5:00pm - 6:00pm
The ability to effectively evaluate multiple job offers and negotiate the many aspects of compensation is often new territory for social workers. Participants will receive information on the various components of compensation and strategies on how to negotiate the strongest deal possible. Read more
Local Government Case Competition REGISTRATION DEADLINE
October 25, 2013
5:00pm
The Local Government Case Competition gives students the opportunity to work with other Pittsburgh Area graduate students on an interdisciplinary team to solve a public sector problem, network with community stakeholders and win cash prizes. REGISTRATION DEADLINE: October 25, 2013 Read more
Fall 2013 Career Development Workshop Series: Effective Interviews
October 23, 2013
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Effective Interviews - 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
SSW Career Development Workshop - Effective Interviews
October 23, 2013
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Join SSW Career Services on Wednesday, October 23 for their Effective Interviews workshop.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
Post-Conflict Communities: A Conversation with Big Jon McCourt of the Peace and Reconciliation Group, Derry, Northern Ireland.
October 22, 2013
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Join COSA and SEC on Tuesday, October 22 for "Post-Conflict Communities: A Conversation with Big Jon McCourt of the Peace and Reconciliation Group, Derry, Northern Ireland." McCourt will present a talk on post-conflict communities and his work in Derry and Northern Ireland peace and reconciliation. Read more
Fall 2013 Career Development Workshop Series: Resumes, Cover Letters & References
October 16, 2013
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Resumes, Cover Letters & References - 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 Speaker Series: “Stratification Economics: Implications for Understanding Inequality”
October 14, 2013
12:00pm - 1:30pm
William A. Darity Jr., Arts & Sciences Professor of Public Policy and African and African American Studies; Professor of Economics; Chair, Department of African and African American Studies; and Codirector, Research Network on Racial and Ethnic Inequality, Duke University Read more
SSW Speaker Series: “Community Organizing and Policy Analysis as Tools for Closing the Racial Achievement Gap”
October 09, 2013
12:00pm - 1:30pm
“Community Organizing and Policy Analysis as Tools for Closing the Racial Achievement Gap” by Carey Harris, Executive Director, A+ Schools Read more
Town Hall Forum: The Pennsylvania Health Insurance Exchange
October 02, 2013
9:00am - 12:00pm
Town Hall Forum sponsored by Allegheny County Department of Human Services and the Schools of Social Work and Law at Pitt. Read more
2013 Alumni Recognition Event and Continuing Education Forum
September 27, 2013
10:00am - 1:00pm
Please join us as we recognize School of Social Work alumni who have made significant contributions in the their fields. Read more
Lunch Forum with the National Association of Black Social Workers
September 26, 2013
12:00pm - 1:00pm
The School of Social Work and its Student Executive Council invite you to a Lunch Forum with the National Association of Black Social Workers. Lunch and refreshments will be provided. Read more
University of Pittsburgh Fall 2013 Career Fair
September 25, 2013
11:00am - 4:00pm
The fair targets all returning Pitt students seeking employment for the fall, including on-campus (Work Study and Student Workers), internships (on- and off-campus), part-time, seasonal and volunteer positions in the local area. Read more
Local Government Case Competition Information Session
September 16, 2013
5:00pm - 6:00pm
An information session for those interested in participating in the Local Government Case Competition will be held on September 16, 2013 from 5:00 - 6:00 p.m. in Room 2017 at The Cathedral of Learning. Read more
2013 Browne Fellows Presentations
September 16, 2013
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Please join us as the inaugural class of James J. and Noel W. Browne Leadership Fellows presents on their experience in community action and service. Read more