March 03, 2015
SSW article recognized in honor of World Social Work Day 2015 "Data-Driven Organizing: A Community–University Partnership to Address Vacant and Abandoned Property", written by Professor John Wallace and doctoral program alumna Samantha Teixeira , is being featured in an open access collection by Routledge for World Social Work Day. Read more
March 03, 2015
Harlem Globetrotter alumnus uses his social work values on and off the court. MSW alumnus Chris Handles is a Harlem Globetrotter who puts his social work training to work everyday. “I think the premise of social work is helping others, and that’s something I carry with me in my role as a Globetrotter every night,” he says. Read more
March 02, 2015
Pitt Law professor talks about the Ferguson aftermath We’ve come a long way, but not far enough,” Professor David Harris, Distinguished Faculty Scholar, Professor of Law and expert on racial profiling and police at Pitt," said. “With race and criminal justice, you are never writing on a blank slate.” Read more
March 02, 2015
Dean Davis to appear on civil rights panel Nearly 50 years after the first Selma to Montgomery Civil Rights March, also known as “Bloody Sunday,” the University of Pittsburgh’s University Honors College will present a panel discussion commemorating the march and other significant events in the American civil rights movement. Read more