Events Calendar

Arts & Sciences Events

April 2019

Monday, April 1

01 Apr
Defense Dissertation: Jesse Olsavsky

Jesse Olsavsky PhD Defense History Department - "Fire and Sword Will Affect More Good": Runaways, Vigilance Committees and the Rise of Revolutionary...

Tuesday, April 2

02 Apr
Dissertation Defense - Siqiang Yang

Siqiang Yang will defend his dissertation, titled "Essays on sovereign default and household portfolio choice.” His committee chairs are Marla Ripoll...

April 02, 2019 1:00 p.m.

Wednesday, April 3

03 Apr
Dissertation Defense - Sijie Li

Sijie Li will defend her dissertation, titled "The Economic Impact of the First Great Migration.” Her committee chairs are Allison Shertzer and Randall...

April 03, 2019 9:45 a.m.
03 Apr
Pie a Math Professor

This Math Graduate Student Organization and Math Club fundraiser gives the Pitt community a chance to plant a pie in a professors face. Place donations in...

April 03, 2019 12:00 p.m.
03 Apr
Nobel Laureate William Phillips Presents: Time, Einstein, and the Coolest Stuff in the Universe

At the beginning of the 20th century Einstein changed the way we think about Time. Now, a century later, the measurement of Time is being revolutionized.

April 03, 2019 4:00 p.m.

Thursday, April 4

04 Apr
Dissertation Defense - Leslie Marshall

Leslie Marshall will defend her dissertation, titled "Three Essays on the Possibilities for Realizing the Political Representation of Women’s Collective...

April 04, 2019 4:15 p.m.
04 Apr
Italian Film Festival

Enjoy screenings of recentally critically-acclaimed Italian films through Italian Film Festival USA of Pittsburgh! Visit the attached website for a full list...

April 04, 2019 7:00 p.m.

Friday, April 5

05 Apr
Pie a Math Professor

This Math Graduate Student Organization and Math Club fundraiser gives the Pitt community a chance to plant a pie in a professors face. Place donations in...

April 05, 2019 12:00 p.m.
05 Apr
Italian Film Festival

Enjoy screenings of recentally critically-acclaimed Italian films through Italian Film Festival USA of Pittsburgh! Visit the attached website for a full list...

April 05, 2019 7:00 p.m.

Saturday, April 6

06 Apr
Italian Film Festival

Enjoy screenings of recentally critically-acclaimed Italian films through Italian Film Festival USA of Pittsburgh! Visit the attached website for a full list...

April 06, 2019 7:00 p.m.

Monday, April 8

08 Apr
Dissertation Defense: Marcy Ladson

History Department PhD Defense "We Didn't Start the Fire: Natural Gas Drilling in Pennsylvania Before the Marcellus Boom"

April 08, 2019 9:00 a.m.
08 Apr
Pie a Math Professor

This Math Graduate Student Organization and Math Club fundraiser gives the Pitt community a chance to plant a pie in a professors face. Place donations in...

April 08, 2019 12:00 p.m.
08 Apr
Junior Faculty Spring Research Retrospective

Benno Weiner, Carnegie Mellon University and Pernille Røge and James Pickett, University of Pittsburgh

Tuesday, April 9

09 Apr
Dissertation Defense:  Seth Burkert

Chemistry PhD Defense: Metal Nanoparticle-Decorated Carbon Nanocups for Drug Delivery Advisor: Alexander Star Committee Members: Jill MillstoneSteve...

April 09, 2019 2:30 a.m.
09 Apr
Dr. Matthew Sheldon-Nanomaterials & Light: New Opportunities in Energy Research

Chemistry Seminar Dr. Mathew Sheldon - Texas A&M University

April 09, 2019 2:30 p.m.

Wednesday, April 10

10 Apr
"Legislative Debate in U.S. State Legislatures"

The Center for the Study of American Politics and Society in the Department of Political Science presents Dr. Tessa Provins and her talk "Legislative Debate...

April 10, 2019 10:00 a.m.
10 Apr
Pie a Math Professor

This Math Graduate Student Organization and Math Club fundraiser gives the Pitt community a chance to plant a pie in a professors face. Place donations in...

April 10, 2019 12:00 p.m.

Thursday, April 11

11 Apr
Droplet Microfluidies for High Throughput Experimentation

9th Annual Johannes F. Coetzee Lecture Dr. Robert Kennedy - Univesity of Michigan

April 11, 2019 4:00 p.m.
11 Apr
Translating Homer's Odyssey: How and Why - Emily Wilson Lecture

What specific challenges face re-translators of ancient, ultra-canonical, Graeco-Roman texts? How are these challenges different or similar to those of other...

April 11, 2019 4:00 p.m.
11 Apr
Italian American Film Screening: Big Night

Join the Pitt Italian Club and Pittsburgh Filmmakers for a screening of the critically-acclaimed film, Big Night by Stanley Tucci. Prior to the film,...

April 11, 2019 8:00 p.m.

Friday, April 12

12 Apr
Pie a Math Professor

This Math Graduate Student Organization and Math Club fundraiser gives the Pitt community a chance to plant a pie in a professors face. Place donations in...

April 12, 2019 12:00 p.m.
12 Apr
Artist in Residence Program

The Department of Physics and Astronomy Artist in Residence Program provides undergraduate and graduate students in the Kenneth P. Dietrich School of Arts...

April 12, 2019 3:00 p.m.
12 Apr
Italian Film Festival

Enjoy screenings of recentally critically-acclaimed Italian films through Italian Film Festival USA of Pittsburgh! Visit the attached website for a full list...

April 12, 2019 7:00 p.m.

Saturday, April 13

13 Apr
Italian Film Festival

Enjoy screenings of recentally critically-acclaimed Italian films through Italian Film Festival USA of Pittsburgh! Visit the attached website for a full list...

April 13, 2019 7:00 p.m.

Monday, April 15

15 Apr
Pie a Math Professor

This Math Graduate Student Organization and Math Club fundraiser gives the Pitt community a chance to plant a pie in a professors face. Place donations in...

April 15, 2019 12:00 p.m.

Tuesday, April 16

Wednesday, April 17

17 Apr
Pie a Math Professor

This Math Graduate Student Organization and Math Club fundraiser gives the Pitt community a chance to plant a pie in a professors face. Place donations in...

April 17, 2019 12:00 p.m.

Thursday, April 18

18 Apr
Dissertation Defense: Yiming Liu

Yiming Liu will defend his dissertation, titled ""Essays on behavioral economics." His dissertation committee chair is David Huffman, and his additional...

April 18, 2019 9:30 a.m.

Friday, April 19

19 Apr
Pie a Math Professor

This Math Graduate Student Organization and Math Club fundraiser gives the Pitt community a chance to plant a pie in a professors face. Place donations in...

April 19, 2019 12:00 p.m.

Monday, April 22

22 Apr
Pie a Math Professor

This Math Graduate Student Organization and Math Club fundraiser gives the Pitt community a chance to plant a pie in a professors face. Place donations in...

April 22, 2019 12:00 p.m.

Thursday, April 25

25 Apr
Dissertation defense: Chengying Luo

Chengying Luo will defend her dissertation, titled "Essays on the Economic Impact of Firm Activity." Her committee consists of Randall Walsh (Chair), Daniel...

April 25, 2019 10:00 a.m.

April 2019