Events Archive

Sexuality, Disability, and Religion: An Inter-professional Training Seminar
April 12, 2017
12:00pm - 4:00pm
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This Year of Diversity Lunch and Learn event is a Sexuality, Disability, and Religion: An Inter-professional Training Seminar. There will be a screening of the film “The States of Grace” followed by a panel discussion and Q&A. Read more
LSW Exam Preparation: NASW-PA Workshop
April 08, 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
Spring 2017 Career Development Workshop Series: Evaluating and Negotiating Offers
April 06, 2017
5:00pm - 6:00pm
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Participants will receive information on the various components of compensation (salary, benefits, retirement, etc.) and strategies on how to negotiate the strongest deal possible. Read more
The First 100 Days” Teach-In: Housing Issues
April 06, 2017
4:00pm - 6:00pm
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In the wake of the election, and to address student concerns, the SSW has planned a series of Teach-Ins on timely, topical issues as a retrospect on “The First 100 Days" of the new administration. Read more
Geriatric Fellows in the Hartford Partnership Program for Aging Education
April 05, 2017
8:00am
The theme of our project is to connect homebound and community involved older adults with children in the community to help decrease loneliness and social isolation, while building stronger inter-generational relationships. RSVP by March 30, 2017 Read more
Supporting Transgender Community Members
April 04, 2017
3:00pm - 5:00pm
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On April 4th, the Transgender Working Group, ODI and CCLD are hosting an event open to the campus community, Supporting Transgender Community Members, at the University Club. Sarah Rosso, Director of Community Programs at PERSAD, will visit campus to facilitate the training. Read more
Spring 2017 Career Development Workshop Series: Evaluating and Negotiating Offers
April 04, 2017
12:00pm - 1:00pm
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Participants will receive information on the various components of compensation (salary, benefits, retirement, etc.) and strategies on how to negotiate the strongest deal possible. Read more
Diversity Book Club: Bad Feminist
March 30, 2017
4:00pm - 6:00pm
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In Honor of Women's History Month, this March we will be be reading Bad Feminist by Roxane Gay. Panelists include: Freddy Bauer and Julie Beaulieu from Gender, Sexuality, & Women’s Studies, SSW professor Sara Goodkind, and Robin Kear from the University Library System. Read more
Spring Job Fair
March 30, 2017
10:00am - 3:00pm
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This is a dress for success event. Update your resume and be prepared to convince employers that you are the Social Worker they want. Read more
Advocate for Refugees: Letter Writing Event
March 28, 2017
5:00pm - 6:00pm
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Are you concerned about current immigration policy? Do you have questions about what is currently happening with our immigration policies? Join us to learn more about what is happening and what you can do about it. Read more
March Career Madness: Student & Alumni Networking Event
March 23, 2017
5:00pm - 7:00pm
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DP and COSA alumni will be attending. Don’t miss this event. Food and Refreshments will be served. Read more
The First 100 Days” Teach-In: Women and Gender Issues
March 22, 2017
4:00pm - 6:00pm
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In the wake of the election, and to address student concerns, the SSW has planned a series of Teach-Ins on timely, topical issues as a retrospect on “The First 100 Days" of the new administration. Read more
World Social Work Week: Student Poster Session
March 21, 2017
12:00pm - 2:00pm
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Learn about fellow BASW, MSW, and Doctoral students’ international experiences. Discuss world human rights issues. Learn more about international social work. Read more
Pitt Day in Harrisburg
March 21, 2017
6:30am - 8:30pm
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Pitt Day in Harrisburg is the annual advocacy day for the Pitt community. Pennsylvania is facing a substantial budget deficit, and it's critical that our elected officials hear from you the importance of public higher education and the impact Pitt has on their constituents and the commonwealth. Read more
Social Work with LGBTQIA
March 20, 2017
7:00pm - 9:00pm
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Come learn about the experiences of LGBTQIA communities in Pittsburgh and services available in the community. For more information contact: Darren Whitfield, PhD, Assistant Professor of Social Work dlw83@pitt.edu Read more