News

December 24, 2011
Mary Elizabeth Rauktis urges people to treat animals humanely In the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Research assistant professor Mary Elizabeth Rauktis urges people to treat animals humanely. Read more
December 20, 2011
Pitt Magazine features former Dean David Epperson and alum Mark Rogalsky In the latest issue of Pitt Magazine read more about former Dean David Epperson (page 8) and alum Mark Rogalsky's innovative dance program (page 43). Read more
December 19, 2011
Attention for the new partnership between the Homewood Children's Village and Yale University Attention for the new partnership between the Homewood Children's Village and Yale University's Dr. James Comer to implement the Yale School Development Program at the schools located in Pittsburgh's Homewood neighborhood. Read more
December 18, 2011
In an opinion piece Dean Larry Davis writes "Don't blame the teachers for the racial achievement gap" Read more
December 15, 2011
An interview with doctoral student and Schweitzer Environmental Fellow Samantha Teixeira In the Face of Stark Environmental Health Disparities, Harnessing Youth Voices as Neighborhood Change Agents: an interview with doctoral student and Schweitzer Environmental Fellow Samantha Teixeira. Read more
December 11, 2011
Society for Social Work and Research praises workshops hosted by the School of Social Work The Society for Social Work and Research (SSWR) writes about the two summer workshops hosted by the School of Social Work and the presentation by faculty members Drs. Katie Greeno, Shaun Eack, and John Wallace. Read more
December 10, 2011
Congratulations to the new 2012 SEC Officers PRESIDENT – Molly Ciscell VICE PRESIDENT – Krystle Kilcrease SECRETARY – Angie Howard DIRECT PRACTICE REP. – Stephanie Myer COSA REP. – Talia Hullum DIVERSITY REP. – Jonathan Black Read more
December 06, 2011
Dean Larry Davis honored with Community Leadership Award at Annual Ronald H. Brown Leadership Dinner Read more
December 05, 2011
Dean Larry Davis talks about the toll the recession is taking on black families Dean Larry Davis talked to the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette about the toll the recession is taking on black families. Read more
December 05, 2011
Alumnus Kevin Corcoran inducted into the Brackenridge Circle Alumnus Kevin Corcoran, Ph.D., J. D. was inducted into the Brackenridge Circle in recognition of having made a planned gift to the Kevin Corcoran Endowed Fellowship and the Kevin Corcoran Dissertation Fund in the School of Social Work. Read more
December 02, 2011
“The Imperative of Integration: Race and Education,” December 9th Lecture at the Center on Race and Social Problems. Read more
December 01, 2011
SSW/GSPH graduate students chosen to sit on the newly created Allegheny County LGBTQ Advisory Council Congratulations to SSW/GSPH graduate student Gary Sadler and SSW/GSPIA graduate student Kelly Wilkinson who have been chosen to sit on the newly created Allegheny County Department of Human Services LGBTQ Advisory Council. Read more
November 28, 2011
MSW student organizes students with disabilities advocacy group MSW student Reba Landry is already drawing attention for her work organizing an advocacy group that will seek solutions to issues that affect students with disabilities. Read more
November 23, 2011
More praise about the "Evolving the Image of African-American Males in American Media" Summit In the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, University of Pittsburgh Vice Chancellor for Public Affairs Robert Hill writes about the "Evolving the Image of African-American Males in American Media" Summit and the work presented by Dean Larry Davis. Read more
November 23, 2011
Adjunct faculty member Carl Redwood comments on the "Occupy" movement Read more