Events Calendar

Upcoming Events

20 Jun
Master Your Mind: Emotional and Physical Health Connections: Life Solutions Webinar

You get upsetting news and suddenly feel sick to your stomach. You're nervous about a big meeting and you begin to sweat, your heart races. Examples of the...

June 20, 2019
20 Jun
Faculty and Staff Crisis Training

This course teaches University employees life-saving options during an active killer event based on the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's theory of...

June 20, 2019 8:00 a.m.
20 Jun
Pitt-Johnstown Academic Planning Day

Academic planning days familiarize an incoming student with the Pitt-Johnstown campus, faculty, staff, regulations and procedures, and offers first-term...

20 Jun
Developing a Teaching Philosophy Statement

A teaching philosophy statement is a concise, compelling illustration of you as an instructor, a useful exercise in reflexive examination of your teaching,...

June 20, 2019 10:00 a.m.
20 Jun
Cell Atlases as Road Maps to Health and Disease

Aviv Regev, PhD, professor of biology, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and chair of the faculty and director, Klarman Cell Observatory, Broad...

June 20, 2019 12:00 p.m.
20 Jun
Lunchtime Create Break: Felting Creatures

When the semester ends, it's time to take a deep breath and relax a little. At the Center for Creativity, we'd like to thank our Pitt faculty and staff for a...

20 Jun
Understanding Enrollment and Advisement Tools Available to Students

PeopleSoft Student Information System This presentation will provide an overview of enrollment and advisement tolls in PeopleSoft from the student and...

June 20, 2019 1:00 p.m.
21 Jun
Second Step:  Developing A Business Plan

Most financing options require a solid business plan. Learn all you need to know about operational and production planning, conducting market research and...

June 21, 2019 7:30 a.m.
21 Jun
Open Forum: Senior Vice Chancellor Search

The search has begun for the next Senior Vice Chancellor for Health Sciences and John and Gertrude Petersen Dean of the University of Pittsburgh School of...

June 21, 2019 8:00 a.m.
21 Jun
IMPACT 50 Summit

The Swanson School will co-host a special three-day gathering of alumni and supporters of the Pitt IMPACT Program, including includes a memorial to the late...

June 21, 2019 3:00 p.m.
21 Jun
CLE Event, Reception and Pittsburgh Pirates Game

Kick off Friday, June 21 with a 5 p.m. CLE event, at K&L Gates, entitled “Borders, Walls, Private Property, and the Trump Administration Agenda,” presented...

June 21, 2019 5:00 p.m.
21 Jun
Memorial Tribute for Dr. Karl Lewis, Founder of IMPACT at Pitt

Dr. Lewis was associate professor emeritus of civil and environmental engineering at the University of Pittsburgh and founded the Pitt Engineering IMPACT...

June 21, 2019 7:30 p.m.
24 Jun
Pitt-Johnstown Summer Session 2 Begins

Pitt-Johnstown's 2019 Summer Session 2 begins June 24.

24 Jun
Pitt-Johnstown Academic Planning Day

Academic planning days familiarize an incoming student with the Pitt-Johnstown campus, faculty, staff, regulations and procedures, and offers first-term...

24 Jun
Christian Sands presents on Erroll Garner

June 24th, 2019 12:00 -2:00 PM Free Workshop at the Afro-American Music Institute (Homewood) 7131 Hamilton Ave., Pittsburgh, PA 15208 Jazz Piano...

June 24, 2019 12:00 p.m.
24 Jun
Using Implementation Science To Improve Care for Patients with Chronic Liver Disease

Shari Rogal, MD, MPH, John J. Fung/Astellas Pharma US, Inc. Assistant Professor of Transplant Surgery and assistant professor of surgery and of medicine,...

June 24, 2019 4:00 p.m.
25 Jun
4th Annual University-Wide Diversity Retreat

SAVE THE DATE Fourth Annual University-Wide Diversity Retreat “Instituting a Culture of Inclusion” Tuesday, June 25, 2019 8:30 a.m.–5:00 p.m. Alumni...

June 25, 2019 8:30 a.m.
25 Jun
The use of Gene Expression Profiling in Diagnosing Melanoma

UPMC Hillman Cancer Center Basic & Translational Research Seminar Series will host Laura Ferris, MD, PhD, Associate Professor in the Department of...

25 Jun
Becoming a Grading Guru: Designing Better Test Questions

The traditional exam has been much-maligned in higher education. Educators bulk at the notion of “teaching to the test.” But are tests, or teaching to tests,...

June 25, 2019 1:00 p.m.
25 Jun
Nursing Speaker Series: Nurse Anesthesia Panel

Join the Pitt School of Nursing and the Eta chapter of Sigma for a panel discussion with four dynamic Pitt alumni. Jaclyn Ashline (BSN ’12, MSN ’16), Holly...

26 Jun
Learn About Good Research Practices

Overseeing a research study can be challenging, especially if you are new to the research environment. This workshop will provide an overview of the various...

26 Jun
Picnic on the Patio

Join Pitt Dining for a picnic on the Towers patio every Wednesday this summer! The picnics will feature a special menu item each week, along with all your...

June 26, 2019 11:00 a.m.
26 Jun
Therapy Dogs at Pitt

Stressed out about the end of the fiscal year? Fretting over your programming for next year? Or, simply in need of a break from your office? To help ease our...

June 26, 2019 12:00 p.m.
26 Jun
PARK(ing) Day 2019: A Deeper Dive

Each September, people around the world turn metered parking spaces into “PARK(ing)” spaces for a day: temporary parklets, creative interventions and social...

26 Jun
Writing Assignments: Design, Assessment, and Feedback

There are few things as painful as reading a poorly written student essay, and few things as rewarding as reading a well-crafted response to a writing...

June 26, 2019 1:00 p.m.