Events Archive

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
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