Events Archive

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
Time for Action: Crunching the Numbers
April 19, 2017
4:00pm - 6:00pm
Join students and faculty to discuss the proposed budget and the impact on human services. Read more
NASW-PA Legislative Education and Action Day in Harrisburg
April 18, 2017
5:00am - 6:30pm
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Join SSW students, NASW-PA, and nearly one thousand social work professionals and students to advocate for issues important to the social work profession. Read more
Under-represented Faculty Thriving in the Academy Workshop
April 14, 2017
9:00am - 2:00pm
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The National Center for Faculty Development and Diversity (NCFDD) will host a workshop on Thriving in the Academy: Building Communities of Inclusion Support and Accountability for Under-Represented Faculty Members at the University of Pittsburgh Law School. Read more
DEADLINE: Elsie Honors Scholars program
April 14, 2017
(All day)
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The Elsie Honors Scholars program is an eight month long paid internship that is designed to connect motivated and innovative students with community partners for the purpose of developing original, student-led civic engagement projects. Read more
It's On Us T-Shirt Showcase
April 13, 2017
1:00pm - 5:00pm
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The It’s On Us T-Shirt Project is an effort to raise awareness and provide support to survivors of sexual assault. Read more