News

August 05, 2014
Fall 2014 Career Development Workshop Series Schedule Announced Read more
August 05, 2014
Alumna named one of the 5 people making Pittsburgh a more livable city for all MSW alumna Betty Lane is recognized for her tireless commitment to the Larimer neighborhood. Read more
August 04, 2014
Over 500 gather to celebrate the life of MSW alumna Thelma Williams Lovette Among her many strengths, Thelma Williams Lovette had a special talent for bringing out the best in the many people whose lives she touched over nearly a century. Read more
August 03, 2014
MSW alumna Ashley Love named to board of the LGBT Community Center of Charlotte Read more
July 31, 2014
Fall 2014 & Winter 2015 issue of Social Work Connections released The new Fall 2014 & Winter 2015 Continuing Education Newsletter--Social Work Connections--was released today. Read more
July 31, 2014
SSW Alumnus named new NASW President Darrel Wheeler, SSW Alumnus and Dean & Professor at Loyola University Chicago School of Social Work, was named the new National Association of Social Workers (NASW) President. In 2012, Dr. Wheeler received the Distinguished Alumni Award for Social Work Education. Read more
July 30, 2014
Doctoral student highlighted in Chancellor's Final Update Doctoral student Courtney Queen was recognized for her 2014 Boren Award for International Study from the National Security Education Program. Read more
July 28, 2014
The Browne Leadership Fellows Program is making a difference The Browne Leadership Fellows Program matches students to struggling neighborhoods, and is making a real difference Read more
July 24, 2014
MSW alum and Harlem Globetrotter gives back to his hometown MSW alum and Harlem Globetrotter Chris 'Handles' Franklin reflects on Globetrotting travel, giving back to Harrisburg, PA. Read more
July 23, 2014
Memorial service set for beloved Pittsburgher and SSW alumna Thelma Lovette A memorial service will be held Friday, Aug. 1, at 4:30 p.m. at the Thelma Lovette YMCA 2114 Centre Ave., Pittsburgh. In lieu of flowers, the family has requested gifts to the Thelma Lovette YMCA. Read more
July 22, 2014
Former Associate Dean for Academic Affairs passes away Former Associate Dean for Academic Affairs, Dr. George Plutchok, passed away on July 21, 2014. Read more
July 22, 2014
Now accepting nominations for the 2014 Distinguished Alumni Awards This year features the new "Rising Star Alumni Award" that recognizes recent social work graduates. Read more
July 22, 2014
Browne Fellows work to grow communities through shared gardens Browne Leadership Fellows Holly Giovengo and Shannon Achille are spending eight weeks working this summer in the Millvale Garden. Read more
July 18, 2014
Center on Race and Social Problems 2014 Fall Speaker Series Announced The Fall 2014 CRSP Speaker Series is sponsored by Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney PC Read more
July 17, 2014
MSW alumna Elaine M. Brody passes away MSW alumna Elaine M. Brody, an expert on issues affecting the elderly passed away on July 9, 2014 Read more