News

November 12, 2015
Professor profiled in the Pittsburgh Tribune Review Danny Rosen, David. E. Epperson Associate Professor at the School of Social Work, was profiled in the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review. He was recently recognized by the Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh with its Volunteer of the Year Award. Read more
November 09, 2015
Coverage of the Julian Bond commemoration Both panelists and audience members asked deep questions about race in America and the new civil rights movement. Read more
November 09, 2015
Lynn Coghill profiled in local paper MSW Program Director Lynn Coghill talks about her life and career choices in the Pittsburgh Tribune Review Read more
November 09, 2015
Dean to be interviewed about new book Dean Larry Davis will appear on Elaine Effort’s 10 am radio show Tuesday, November 10th at 10 am on KQV-1410 to discuss his new book—Why Are They Angry With Us? Essays on Race Read more
November 06, 2015
Alumnus interviewed about the life of a nonprofit leader MSW alumnus Dave Coplan is the Executive Director of the Human Services Center and Director of the Mon Valley Providers Council. Read more
November 06, 2015
Listen to the Repulsing the Monkey interview on WESA's website You can now listen to the interview with playwright Mike Eichler, Associate Professor Mary Ohmer and MSW student Carly Cottone on WESA about Repulsing the Monkey. Read more
November 02, 2015
Faculty member writes about the positive changes in PA child welfare laws Helen Cahalane, Principal Investigator for the Child Welfare Education and Research Programs authored a guest blog--"A Title IV-E Graduate’s Courage Lead to Major Child Protection Reform in Pennsylvania" on the Center for Advanced Studies in Child Welfare website. Read more
November 02, 2015
Professor joins wage fight Associate Professor Jeffrey Shook was named to the Wage Committee by Pittsburgh City Councilman Rev. Ricky Burgess. Read more
November 02, 2015
2016 Student Executive Council voting open now This year, there are 14 students running for SEC positions. Read more
October 30, 2015
The School of Social Work Will Host Faculty Panel for Grad School Week Read more
October 28, 2015
MSW alumna helps chronically homeless Dana Davis is president and founder of The Open Door. Run mostly by volunteers, the organization rents exclusively to people living with HIV who also have criminal background issues, untreated serious mental illness and substance use. Read more
October 28, 2015
Remembering activist Julian Bond The Pitt News covers the October 20th event: “Building on the Bond Legacy: Where Do We Go from Here?” Read more
October 28, 2015
Sharon Epperson takes the stage Sharon Epperson, CNBC Correspondent and former Dean David Epperson's daughter, will help moderate the October 28th GOP debate. Read more
October 26, 2015
BASW student to honor veterans BASW student Kevin Carmichael will be delivering the keynote address at the Veteran’s Roll Call on Tuesday November 10 from 1-3pm at Heinz Chapel. Read more
October 26, 2015
Cannon Fellowship now accepting applications! The Cannon Fellowship Program in Integrated Healthcare will support 31 students during academic year 2016-2017 to complete Concentration Field Placements (second year field placements) in approved settings. The Fellowship will provide successful applicants with stipends of $10,000. Read more