Copwatch: These Streets are Watching (Part of “Policing & Criminal Justice: Film Series and Lectures”)

Caster Building - Room 309/310 3701 Locust Walk, Philadelphia, PA

Copwatch: These Streets are Watching (2003) 53 minutes Producer/Director: Jacob Crawford This is a very low-budget film about citizens in three cities who organize to publicly monitor police officers making arrests.

The Thin Blue Line (Part of “Policing & Criminal Justice: Film Series and Lectures”)

Caster Building - Room 309/310 3701 Locust Walk, Philadelphia, PA

The Thin Blue Line (1988) 103 minutes Writer/Director: Errol Morris The Thin Blue Line is a classic documentary film about the false conviction of a murder suspect by the criminal justice system in Dallas, Texas.  

Quitting like a Turk: Lecture by Connie Hoe, MSW’07

Caster Building - Room 309/310 3701 Locust Walk, Philadelphia, PA

Quitting like a Turk: How tobacco control became a political priority in Turkey Lecture and Discussion by Connie Hoe, MSW'07, PhD Candidate (Johns Hopkins University) This lecture will feature a fascinating case study about how a group of people changed tobacco control policies in Turkey. Ms. Hoe's research highlights how social change can be achieved […]

International Opportunities Fair

Caster Building - Room 309/310 3701 Locust Walk, Philadelphia, PA

SP2 students are invited to browse the international courses, internships and opportunities for students. Meet with professors and program coordinators to learn about all of the ways that students can go abroad or gain international experience while at SP2.

Future of Social Change Tour – KICKOFF Philadelphia

Caster Building - Room 309/310 3701 Locust Walk, Philadelphia, PA

Engage in a Q&A with new Dean John L. Jackson Jr., an ethnographic filmmakers who captures, characterizes, and impact social change. The Q&A will be moderated by Dr. Susan B. Sorenson, an expert in gun and domestic partner violence.

Free

New Student Orientation – Weingarten & Career Services

Caster Building - Room 309/310 3701 Locust Walk, Philadelphia, PA

New Student of Color Orientation – All Programs

Caster Building - Room 309/310 3701 Locust Walk, Philadelphia, PA

Designed for students of color who are U.S Citizens and/or naturalized citizens or permanent residents. 2:00pm Registration and Refreshments 2:15pm Welcome from the Dean of SP2 2:30pm Reading of the Social Work Prayer 2:40pm Introduction of Incoming Students 2:50pm Introduction of SP2 Faculty, Staff, Current Student & Alumni with Words of Wisdom 3:30pm Closing Remarks 3:45pm Networking […]

New Student Orientation – Technology Workshop, Email, & SP2 Website Overview

Caster Building - Room 309/310 3701 Locust Walk, Philadelphia, PA

NPL New Student Orientation

Caster Building - Room 309/310 3701 Locust Walk, Philadelphia, PA

Required for all incoming NPL students. 11:00am Alumni Panel (Caster Building D26/27) 12:30pm School Wide Lunch and Resource Fair (Caster Courtyard) 2:00pm- 5:00pm New Student Orientation (Claudia Cohen Hall, Terrace Room) Welcome from the Dean of SP2 and NPL Director Student and Faculty Introductions Program Overview Light Reception

International New Student Orientation

Caster Building - Room 309/310 3701 Locust Walk, Philadelphia, PA

Designed for new students who are NOT U.S. Citizens and/or naturalized or permanent residents