News

February 07, 2012
MSW student profiled for her work with abused women MSW student Allison Martin is profiled in The North Hills Patch for her work with abused women. Read more
February 06, 2012
Dean Larry Davis attended Pitt’s Celebration in honor of Sculptor Dean Larry Davis attendance at Pitt’s K. Leroy Irvis Black History Month Celebration in honor of Sculptor, Pitt Alumnus Thaddeus Mosley was covered by the Pitt Chronicle and Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. Read more
February 01, 2012
CONGRATULATIONS to the SSW alumni Fab 40 honorees De'Netta Benjamin (MSW ’01), Clinical Director, Bethlehem Haven Tiffany Lumpkin (BASW ’04, MSW ‘05), Program Director, Small Seeds Development Michelle McMurray (MSW ‘07), President & CEO, Mental Health America Allegheny County. Read more in the New Pittsburgh Courier. Read more
February 01, 2012
Dean Larry Davis to speak at the University of Alabama School of Social Work Dean Larry Davis will speak about “A History of Racial Inequality: A Social Work Response” at the University of Alabama School of Social Work's African American Heritage Month Celebration. Read more
January 23, 2012
SSW Alum Al Condeluci profiled in the Pittsburgh Post Gazette SSW Alum Al Condeluci, the longtime head of United Cerebral Palsy/Community Living and Support Services, is profiled in the Pittsburgh Post Gazette for his work in bringing people with disabilities into the community. Read more
January 19, 2012
Center on Race and Social Problems launches its Reed Smith Spring 2012 Speaker Series The Center on Race and Social Problems launches its Reed Smith Spring 2012 Speaker Series Jan. 25 with a noon lecture by Kathleen Short, research economist with the U.S. Census Bureau. Read more
January 12, 2012
Center on Race and Social Problems Speaker Series features Elizabeth Anderson The University Times writes about the Center on Race and Social Problems Speaker Series featuring Elizabeth Anderson. Anderson's lecture addressed racial justice and integration. Read more
January 09, 2012
Pitt Chronicle recognizes Community Leadership Award honoree Dean Larry Davis Read more
January 09, 2012
Associate Professor Aaron Mann honored by the Iota Phi Foundation Associate Professor Aaron Mann was honored by the Iota Phi Foundation, an affiliate of the Pittsburgh-based Iota Phi Chapter of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, with an Exemplary Service Award. Read more
January 03, 2012
The University of Pittsburgh ranked a Best Value in Public Higher Education. Read more
January 03, 2012
Doris Duke Fellow Lisa Schelbe featured in Newsletter Doctoral student and Doris Duke Fellow Lisa Schelbe was recently featured in the Doris Duke Fellowships Newsletter. Read more
January 02, 2012
Assistant Professor Jeffrey James Shook has letter to the editor in The New Yorker Assistant Professor Jeffrey James Shook writes about the importance of giving juvenile offenders a chance at rehabilitation in a letter to the editor in the latest issue of The New Yorker. Read more
January 02, 2012
SSW alum chosen as one of Social Work Today Magazine's 10 Dedicated and Deserving Social Workers SSW alum Mark Rogalsky (BASW, MSW) was chosen as one of Social Work Today Magazine's 10 Dedicated and Deserving Social Workers. Read more
December 26, 2011
Doctoral student and Schweitzer Environmental Fellow Samantha Teixeira's work receives some very positive attention Doctoral student and Schweitzer Environmental Fellow Samantha Teixeira's work with environmental education in Homewood receives some very positive attention in the Pittsburgh Post- Gazette. Read more
December 25, 2011
Positive reaction to the Pittsburgh Post Gazette op-ed written by Dean Larry Davis Read more