News

September 20, 2012
See what happened at the 2012 Independent Living Youth Retreat Very touching photos and a video from this year's Independent Living Youth Retreat organized by the Child Welfare Resource Center Read more
September 19, 2012
School co-hosts lecture by Civil Rights Activist Mary Frances Berry The School of Social Work is cosponsoring a September 27th lecture by Scholar and Civil Rights Activist Mary Frances Berry on Social Justice in the Obama Era. More details available in the University News. Read more
September 17, 2012
Dean Larry Davis hosts the new Pitt Law School Dean Dean Larry Davis, Chancellor Mark A. Nordenberg and others welcome new Pitt Law School Dean William Carter. Read more
September 13, 2012
Coverage of the CRSP Speaker Series lecture:“Obama’s Campaigns and Presidency: No Post-Racial America." The Pitt News covers Joe Feagin's CRSP Speaker Series lecture:“Obama’s Campaigns and Presidency: No Post-Racial America." Read more
September 10, 2012
Race Scholar Joe Feagin Kicks Off Fall Speaker Series at the Center on Race and Social Problems. Read more
August 29, 2012
School of Social Work's New People, New Things and Research in the Back to School issue of the University Times Read about the School of Social Work's New People, New Things and Research in the Back to School issue of the University Times Read more
August 29, 2012
SSW recognized for Strategic Planning excellence The School of Social Work was recognized by the University and the Middle States Commission for its commitment to continuing excellence in planning, budgeting, and benchmarking processes. Read more
August 22, 2012
Former Doctoral Program Director Dr. Barbara Shore discusses feminism School of Social Work alumna, and former Doctoral Program Director, Dr. Barbara Shore discusses the role of feminism in her life in the Arizona Jewish Post Read more
August 22, 2012
MSW student Whitney Bosnyak praises the new community center in West Oakland. MSW student Whitney Bosnyak praises the new community center in West Oakland. Read about it in the Pitt News. Read more
August 19, 2012
Congratulations to our new Associate Dean for Research Catherine (Katie) Greeno Catherine (Katie) Greeno has been named Associate Dean for Research. Read more
August 19, 2012
Congratulations to our new Director of Strategic Planning and Quality Assurance Dr. Hide Yamatani. Dr. Hide Yamatani has been named the Director of Strategic Planning and Quality Assurance in the newly created Office of Strategic Planning and Quality Assurance. Read more
August 12, 2012
Adjunct Professor Christine Michaels defends those on SSI/Disability Adjunct Professor Christine Michaels, executive director of National Alliance on Mental Illness Southwestern Pennsylvania, defends those on SSI/Disability Read more
August 08, 2012
COSA Chair shows off his sense of humor COSA Chair and Continuing Education Director Tracy Soska has humorous a letter to the editor in the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. Read more
August 06, 2012
Associate Professor Jeff Shook discussed Pennsylvania’s juvenile lifers in The Nation. Read more
August 06, 2012
School of Social Work’s Child Welfare Resource Center will host the Pitt-Johnstown Annual Summer Retreat for PA Teenagers in Foster Care University of Pittsburgh School of Social Work’s Pennsylvania Child Welfare Resource Center will host the Pitt-Johnstown Annual Summer Retreat for Pennsylvania Teenagers in Foster Care Read more