Events Archive

BASW New Student Orientation
August 24, 2017
8:00am
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Meet the Dean, learn about field placements, and meet your classmates! See agenda for full schedule. Read more
New Student Q & A
August 23, 2017
5:00pm - 7:00pm
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Welcome new students! Meet your new peers, the Student Executive council, and get the insider scoop on what it's like to be an MSW student at Pitt. Food and drinks will be provided. Read more
Pitt 2017 Graduate and Professional Student Orientation
August 22, 2017
2:00pm - 7:00pm
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Sponsored by the Graduate and Professional Student Government and the Office of the Provost. Read more
DEADLINE: Orientation Registration
August 01, 2017
(All day)
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Register for student orientation and exemption exams by August 1st! Read more
Diversity Book Club
June 29, 2017
4:00pm - 6:00pm
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Please join us for a book discussion and appetizers on the terrace! This June, in honor of LGBT Pride Month, we welcome you to a discussion based on the novel Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe. Read more
Back to the Beginning: Structural Inequities Influencing Black Girls' Career Paths
June 27, 2017
11:30am - 1:30pm
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Join us for this special program on the nature of the challenges facing Black girls in Pittsburgh and the impact on them as young professionals seeking success in the legal and business worlds. Presented by the Allegheny County Bar Association Diversity Collaborative Committee. Read more
Financial planning for the LGBT community
June 13, 2017
12:00pm - 1:00pm
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This interactive workshop will cover financial planning issues facing the LGBT community today. Read more
"See the Best in Me": A Photovoice Showcase of Black Girl Magic
June 07, 2017
6:00pm
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Please join us for a Photovoice exhibit featuring photographs, narratives, and art created by Gwen's Girls participants. Through the Photovoice process, girls highlight what they like and appreciate about themselves and their communities Read more
Best Student Papers on Race DEADLINE
May 15, 2017
(All day)
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$500 Award for Best Student Papers on Race. Undergraduate, Master’s and PhD Level Awards. Submission Deadline is May 15, 2017. Papers should address contemporary race-related social problems and will be evaluated on originality, analytic quality, clarity, and relevance to current racial issues. Read more
LSW Exam Preparation: NASW-PA Workshop
May 13, 2017
9:00am - 4:30pm
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This workshop will review the critical areas and issues of social work practice included in these exams. You will receive a copy of the PA-NASW LSW Prep Manual that will be reviewed during the workshop. Read more
Westinghouse Scholars Social Justice Research Presentations
May 01, 2017
11:00am - 12:00pm
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Students in the SSW's College in High School course are presenting research posters completed as part of the inaugural Introduction to Social Justice course at Westinghouse Academy. The course was facilitated by Pitt-Assisted Communities & Schools. Read more
2017 Afternoon of Recognition
April 29, 2017
11:00am
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CRSP Speaker Series: "Who Are You?: Racial Classification and the Instability of Race."
April 26, 2017
12:00pm - 1:30pm
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Center on Race and Social Problems Spring Speaker Series presents "Who Are You?: Racial Classification and the Instability of Race." by Michael Omi, Associate Professor, Asian American and Asian American Diaspora Studies, UC Berkeley Read more
Advocacy and Lobbying: Full-Day Workshop with David Coplan
April 21, 2017
9:00am - 4:00pm
This full-day workshop will prepare you for how your nonprofit organization can engage in effective public policy advocacy and lobbying on behalf of your mission and the people it serves. Student Scholarships Available! Read more
Senator Barbara Mikulski
April 19, 2017
6:00pm - 7:30pm
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Join the PCWP for the 2016-2017 Elsie Hillman Chair in Women and Politics. Senator Barbara Mikulski, a former social worker, will speak in the Campbell Memorial Chapel about her career as the longest serving Congresswoman in U.S. history. Read more