Events Archive

Spring 2017 Career Development Workshop Series: Effective Interviews
February 28, 2017
12:00pm - 1:00pm
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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
Registration deadline: Never a Spectator event
February 24, 2017
(All day)
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The Never a Spectator campus event is a unique opportunity for Pitt students to network with some of the region’s most prominent leaders. Students will join elected officials, foundation heads, nonprofit leaders, and business leaders for an intimate evening and dinner reception. Read more
Interested in a Career in Community Organizing?
February 22, 2017
5:30pm - 6:30pm
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A community organizer with the Direct Action and Research Training Center (DART), will be on campus on Wednesday, February 22 at 5:30 pm in WPU 310 to discuss careers in community organizing with individuals interested in uniting congregations to work for social, economic and racial justice. Read more
SSW Speaker Series:“Radical Love in an Age of Racial Oppression: Social Work, Social Change, & the Politics of Unflinching Inclusivity”
February 22, 2017
12:00pm - 1:30pm
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“Radical Love in an Age of Racial Oppression: Social Work, Social Change, & the Politics of Unflinching Inclusivity” by Dr. John L. Jackson, Jr., Dean, University of Pennsylvania School of Social Policy & Practice Read more
LAGOS presents: A Talk with 1, 2, 3 Andrés
February 17, 2017
6:00pm - 7:00pm
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Join us to meet, talk with and listen to 2016 Latin Grammy Winner 1,2,3 Andrés, "the rock star of little children", as Billboard calls him. Andrés will be discussing his work prior to his concert on Feb 18th at City of Asylum. Read more
Centennial Logo Contest DEADLINE
February 17, 2017
(All day)
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The University of Pittsburgh School of Social Work is in search of a logo in honor of our 100th anniversary! The logo should reflect the theme: “Celebrating 100 Years of People, Policy, and Practice.” This contest is open to all SSW students and alumni! Deadline: February 17, 2017 Read more
Power to the People Then & Now
February 16, 2017
6:00pm
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Former Chairman of the Black Panther Party Elaine Brown will speak at the University of Pittsburgh and at the Community Empowerment Association. Read more
Power to the People Then & Now
February 15, 2017
6:00pm
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Former Chairman of the Black Panther Party Elaine Brown will speak at the University of Pittsburgh and at the Community Empowerment Association. Read more
Panel: "Engaging the Past, Enacting the Present, and Envisioning the Future of Black Education"
February 15, 2017
11:30am - 1:30pm
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BASW Program Director Keith Caldwell will moderate the "Engaging the Past, Enacting the Present, and Envisioning the Future of Black Education" panel on February 15th at 11:30 am at the O'Hara Student Center Ballroom. Read more
Community Forum: “Race in Pittsburgh: Educational Equity"
February 07, 2017
7:00pm
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This Tuesday, February 7, 2017 Assistant Professor James Huguley will speak at the “Race in Pittsburgh: Educational Equity,” forum. It will be held at 7 p.m. in the Church of the Redeemer, 5700 Forbes Ave. The event is free and open to the public. Read more
Spring 2017 Career Development Workshop Series: Resumes, Cover Letters & References
February 07, 2017
5:00pm - 6:00pm
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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
Spring 2017 Career Development Workshop Series: Resumes, Cover Letters & References
February 07, 2017
12:00pm - 1:00pm
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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: "White Privilege: Not so Invisible Anymore?"
February 01, 2017
12:00pm - 1:30pm
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Center on Race and Social Problems Spring Speaker Series presents "White Privilege: Not so Invisible Anymore?" by Paul Croll, Associate Professor of Law, Associate Professor Sociology, Anthropology,& Social Welfare, Augustana College Read more
Brown Bag Lunch for Cannon and Evans Fellowships
January 31, 2017
12:00pm - 1:00pm
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Come and learn about the Ida Maud Cannon and Juanita C. Evans Health Fellowships. Both offer $10,000 stipends. Read more
Centennial Logo Contest Begins!
January 26, 2017
(All day)
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The University of Pittsburgh School of Social Work is in search of a logo in honor of our 100th anniversary! The logo should reflect the theme: “Celebrating 100 Years of People, Policy, and Practice.” This contest is open to all SSW students and alumni! Deadline: February 17, 2017 Read more