News

April 01, 2011
Race in America Conference videos released. The Race in America Conference videos have been released. Read more
March 29, 2011
Wonderful recognition of School of Social Work students and graduates Wonderful recognition of School of Social Work students and graduates, and their work as "guardian angels" to help transplant candidates and their families called in for potential surgeries. Read the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette article. Read more
March 27, 2011
Faculty member Sara Goodkind member of the post-screening discussion panel for Me Facing Life: Cyntoia's Story Faculty member Sara Goodkind was a member of the post-screening discussion panel for Me Facing Life: Cyntoia's Story on Pittsburgh's Community Cinema at WQED . This documentary presents the story of Cyntoia Brown, who is serving a life sentence for murder at the age of 16. Read more
March 25, 2011
Jim Cunningham, Professor Emeritus of Community Organizing, School of Social Work writes article Jim Cunningham, Professor Emeritus of Community Organizing, School of Social Work wrote an article that was published on Friday, March 25, 2011 in the Pittsburgh Catholic. Read more
March 14, 2011
School of Social Work Recognized For Its Work in Helping Problem Gamblers Read more
March 11, 2011
Dean Larry Davis "People of the Times" profile from the University Times Read more
March 09, 2011
2010 graduate Chevette L. Davis' work for the Pittsburgh AIDS Task Force profiled in a New Pittsburgh Courier Read more
March 04, 2011
Associate Professor Rafael Engel is accepting the Special Recognition Award Newsmaker: Associate Professor Rafael Engel is accepting the Special Recognition Award from the Council of Compulsive Gambling in Pennsylvania on behalf of the University of Pittsburgh's School of Social Work Read more
March 03, 2011
Harlem Globetrotter Alum Chris “Handles” Franklin strives to be a role model for kids Read more
March 03, 2011
Tracy Soska profiled in the University Times COSA Chair and Continuing Education Director Tracy Soska "People of the Times" profile from the University Times Read more
March 03, 2011
Alum Tara Sherry-Torres is helping Oakland Planning and Development Corp spearhead the official Oakland Plan Kick-Off Party on March 24th. Read more
February 26, 2011
COSA Alum Whitney Brady named Beaver's first female borough manager Read more
February 11, 2011
Research Assistant Professor Mary E. Rauktis addresses the issue of racial disproportionality in a Letter to the Editor Read more
February 06, 2011
Release of Dean Larry Davis and Professor Rafael Engels' book Measuring Race and Ethnicity (Springer 2011) attracts attention Read more
February 02, 2011
SSW Alum and music therapist Deborah Benkovitz profiled SSW Alum and music therapist Deborah Benkovitz profiled in Pitt Magazine (page 42). Read more