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June 20, 2011
Dr. David E. Epperson, Dean Emeritus, passes away Our condolences go out to the friends and family of Dr. David E. Epperson, Dean Emeritus who passed away June 20, 2011. He will be missed. Read more about his life and work. Read more
June 20, 2011
SSW graduates recognized for contributions to their professions and their communities SSW graduates Oronde Sharif ('97) and Latika Davis-Jones ('07)were recognized as a few of The New Pittsburgh Courier’s annual FAB 40--for contributions to their professions and their communities. Read more
June 18, 2011
Doctoral program graduate researchs cyberbullying Read more
June 17, 2011
MSW graduate honored for her accomplishments. 2011 MSW graduate Kelie Darbouze, First Generation College Bound participant, was honored for her accomplishments. Read more
June 15, 2011
The School of Social Work would like to welcome new members of our full-time faculty-- James A. Cox, Jr. and Beth Mulvaney Read more
June 11, 2011
COSA Chair and Continuing Education Director Tracy Soska in the Tribune Review's Newsmakers Read more
June 10, 2011
Provost approves new Undergraduate Certificate Provost Patricia Beeson has approved an Undergraduate Certificate in Behavioral Health Case Management. The Certificate will be offered and administered through the School of Social Work, in collaboration with the Department of Psychology in the School of Arts and Sciences. Read more
June 08, 2011
Hartford Fellow receives Amdur Fellowship Hartford Partnership Program for Aging Education Fellow Qiyi Zhang received the Amdur Fellowship this summer. Read more
June 07, 2011
Center on Race and Social Problems hosts seminar on Black Unemployment Front page coverage of the Center on Race and Social Problems seminar on Black Unemployment in the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. Read more
June 05, 2011
Assistant Professor Shaun M. Eack discusses the need for programs to support Autistic individuals in college in this Tribune Review article. Read more
June 03, 2011
Center on Race and Social Problems holds Summer Institute addressing black males and gun violence. The Center on Race and Social Problems is attracting attention for their Summer Institute addressing black males and gun violence. Read more
June 01, 2011
PhD student chosen as an Albert Schweitzer Environmental Fellow PhD student Samantha Teixeira has been chosen as an Albert Schweitzer Environmental Fellow! Teixeira will work to address the environmental health hazards posed by vacant buildings and abandoned lots in Pittsburgh’s Homewood area. Read more
May 27, 2011
Alum Dr. Carole B. Faulk appointed to the Jamestown, NY Community College board of trustees. Alum Dr. Carole B. Faulk ( MSW ’71, PhD ’88) has been appointed to the Jamestown, NY Community College board of trustees. Read more
May 22, 2011
Professor Jeff Shook argues against harsh juvenile sentencing patterns Professor Jeff Shook argues against harsh juvenile sentencing patterns in a moving opinion piece for the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. Read more
May 20, 2011
James J. and Noel W. Browne $2 million endowed chair and the renewed interest in corporate ethics The James J. and Noel W. Browne $2 million endowed chair is highlighted in a Tribune-Review article about renewed interest in corporate ethics Read more