Nov 15 2007
School of Social Work Conference Center, Cathedral of Learning, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA

The third installment of Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney Fall 2007 Speaker Series at The Center on Race and Social Problems is on the topic "Post-Welfare Outcomes for African Americans and Hispanics."

Andrew J. Cherlin, University of Pittsburgh professor of public policy, is the featured speaker.

The event is free and open to the public and includes lunch. Registration is not required.

The series takes place from noon to 1:30 p.m. in Room 2017 in the University of Pittsburgh's Cathedral of Learning, 4200 Fifth Ave., Pittsburgh.

The center is part of the University of Pittsburgh's School of Social Work. Its mission is to conduct applied social science research on race, color and ethnicity and their influence on the quality of life for all Americans. This lecture series is designed to provide an opportunity for faculty, students and the community to engage in race-related discussions of mutual interest.

The final topic in the series is "Challenges of Race, Poverty and Sprawl"; that event is set for December 3.