Events Calendar

September 19 - October 18, 2019

Thursday, September 19

19 Sep
Funding College: 5 Steps Every Family Can Use to Build a Successful Plan: Life Solutions Webinar

When it comes to paying for college, every dollar counts and families need a simple process to follow. In this terrific webinar, college expert Dan Bisig...

September 19, 2019
19 Sep
Who is a Jew? Amiens, France, 1940-1945

This exhibit “Who is a Jew? Amiens, France, 1940-1945” contains the photo identification cards and other documents that David Rosenberg, a retired University...

19 Sep
Graphic Medicine: Ill-Conceived and Well-Drawn!

Though you may not have heard of medical comics before, they’ve been around for more than a decade. In 2007, Dr. Ian Williams coined the term “graphic...

September 19, 2019 7:00 a.m.
19 Sep
Talent Center Education Session for Department Admins – All Job types

This instructor-led session will give you a detailed overview on Pitt's new talent acquisition platform, Talent Center, from the comfort of your desk. The...

September 19, 2019 9:00 a.m.
19 Sep
Walk-In Flu Shots at Falk Pharmacy

Flu shot season is here! All faculty and staff, as well as their dependents, are encouraged to obtain a flu shot to help you stay healthy throughout the...

September 19, 2019 9:30 a.m.
19 Sep
Flu Shot Clinic - Titusville

Flu shot season is here! All faculty and staff, as well as their dependents, are encouraged to obtain a flu shot to help you stay healthy throughout the...

19 Sep
Pittsburgh Youth Global Town Hall - Climate, Gender and Sustainability

From Local Activism to Global Reform On the eve of the Pittsburgh Global Town Hall hosted by the University of Pittsburgh, Global Voice, World Workable...

19 Sep
Are You Using Retracted Information?

Do you worry about citing or using journal articles that have been retracted? Do you ever wonder how prevalent misconduct, data fabrication, or plagiarism is...

19 Sep
"Structure and Function of Protein Disaggregase Machines" Molecular Biophysics/Structural Biology Seminar

Daniel Southworth, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Institute for Neurodegenerative Diseases, Departmen tof Biochemistry and Biophysics, University of California,...

September 19, 2019 11:00 a.m.
19 Sep
Fall Career + Internship Fair - Computing and Information Majors

Meet with representatives from local, regional, and national non-profits, corporations, and government agencies to explore internship and full- and part-time...

September 19, 2019 11:00 a.m.
19 Sep
Pitt-Greensburg Majors Fair

Stop by Chambers Hall Gymnasium to chat with faculty and staff about the majors, minors, and certificate programs at the 2019 Pitt-Greensburg Majors Fair....

September 19, 2019 11:00 a.m.
19 Sep
An Introduction to Alternative Investments: Real Estate: TIAA Live Webinar

Learn about the role of real estate investments in a retirement portfolio and an introduction to the TIAA Real Estate Account. Learn more about TIAA live...

September 19, 2019 12:00 p.m.
19 Sep
Epi Seminar - The National Personal Protective Technology Laboratory

Presented by Edward Sinkule, PhD, MPH, FACSM, Physical Scientist, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention , National Institute for Occupational Safety and...

September 19, 2019 12:00 p.m.
19 Sep
First Experiences in Research Information Session

Would you like to assist a faculty researcher, scholar, or artist next spring term? First Experiences in Research pairs interested Dietrich School...

September 19, 2019 12:00 p.m.
19 Sep
Photo Day: Get Your LinkedIn Portrait

Have your portrait taken for your LinkedIn Profile account. RSVP online.

September 19, 2019 12:00 p.m.
19 Sep
Modes of Reading in Copyright's Infringement Analysis

Join the Humanities Center at our Thursday colloquia. We're having Zahr Said, from the University of Washington, to discuss her written work, prepared...

September 19, 2019 12:30 p.m.
19 Sep
White Privilege in Information

Systemic structures of white privilege and power are embedded in American culture. Personal and institutional commitments to equity, diversity, and inclusion...

19 Sep
Fall Food Drive

September is Hunger Action Month! Food insecurity is a reality for many people throughout southwestern Pennsylvania. In Oakland, both our community neighbors...

September 19, 2019 2:00 p.m.
19 Sep
Instructional Multimedia: Panopto

Using video to teach can promote self-paced mastery learning for your students and reduce the number of times you must cover the same content. Panopto...

September 19, 2019 2:00 p.m.
19 Sep
Dr. Carolyn Anderson - University of Pittsburgh

Metal-Chelate Chemistry and it's Impact on Molecular Imaging & Other Diseases

September 19, 2019 2:30 p.m.
19 Sep
Graduate Programs Fair

Take this opportunity to learn more about graduate program options that fit your career goals: RN Options (RN-BSN, RN-MSN, RN-DNP), Master of Science in...

September 19, 2019 3:00 p.m.
19 Sep
Healthy Numbers: Integrating Healthcare into Your Retirement Plan: TIAA Live Webinar

You can learn and plan for the cost of healthcare in retirement, including supplemental insurance, and the real benefits and costs of Medicare. Learn more...

September 19, 2019 3:00 p.m.
19 Sep
Making an Impact on Campus & Beyond

With Chaz Kellem, Director of Pittserves. Snacks - coffee - tea Part of Pitt Honors Community Cafe series with nonprofit leaders in the city.

September 19, 2019 3:00 p.m.
19 Sep
The Task of the Jury Instructor: Copyright Litigation Viewed Through Translation Theory

The University of Pittsburgh School of Law Presents: "A Conversation with Zahr Said". Professor Zahr Said is a Professor of Law at the University of...

19 Sep
Public Art and the Fragility of Democracy

Fred Evans in conversation with Terry Smith and Kirk Savage Democracy inherently questions its own identity. It therefore allows public art to explore its...

September 19, 2019 4:00 p.m.
19 Sep
First Experiences in Research (FE-R) Information Session

Would you like to assist a faculty researcher, scholar, or artist next spring term? First Experiences in Research pairs interested Dietrich School...

September 19, 2019 5:00 p.m.
19 Sep
Be A Good Neighbor Oakland Block Parties

Be A Good Neighbor block parties are back! Oakland is a neighborhood of neighborhoods. That's why we're hosting 6 block parties throughout the fall so you...

September 19, 2019 5:30 p.m.
19 Sep
Big Idea Kickoff

"I" isn't just for Innovation...it's for ICECREAM. Make your dream ice cream sundae while learning about Pitt's innovation & entrepreneurial ecosystem! Learn...

September 19, 2019 5:30 p.m.
19 Sep
Pittsburgh Film and Media Colloquium (PFMC): "Critical Making" a Pedagogical Roundtable

Featuring: Dana Och (Department of English; Film and Media Studies Program) Ali Patterson (Composition Program; Film and Media Studies Program) Zach...

September 19, 2019 5:30 p.m.

Friday, September 20

20 Sep
Funding College: 5 Steps Every Family Can Use to Build a Successful Plan: Life Solutions Webinar

When it comes to paying for college, every dollar counts and families need a simple process to follow. In this terrific webinar, college expert Dan Bisig...

September 20, 2019
20 Sep
Who is a Jew? Amiens, France, 1940-1945

This exhibit “Who is a Jew? Amiens, France, 1940-1945” contains the photo identification cards and other documents that David Rosenberg, a retired University...

20 Sep
Graphic Medicine: Ill-Conceived and Well-Drawn!

Though you may not have heard of medical comics before, they’ve been around for more than a decade. In 2007, Dr. Ian Williams coined the term “graphic...

September 20, 2019 7:00 a.m.
20 Sep
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...

September 20, 2019 7:30 a.m.
20 Sep
35th Anniversary of the Pitt Men's Study

Join IDM to commemorate this NIH-funded study that has been ongoing in Pittsburgh since 1984, following approximately 3000 men to gather information on the...

20 Sep
Pittsburgh Global Town Hall - Climate, Gender and Sustainability: From Local Activism to Global Reform

The European Studies Center and the Global Studies Center with the support of the Office of the Provost and in partnership with Global Voice and the Workable...

September 20, 2019 9:00 a.m.
20 Sep
Religion, Saints, and Sex: A Symposium in Honor of Renate Blumenfeld-Kosinski

Presenters: Gabriella Baika (Florida Institute of Technology), “The Wrath of Agobard of Lyon and Its Cosmic Implications” Daisy Delogu (University of...

September 20, 2019 9:30 a.m.
20 Sep
3rd Annual Pitt PARK(ing) Day

Today, it’s just a parking space.... But what could it be? Every September, people around the world turn metered parking spaces into “PARK(ing)” spaces for...

September 20, 2019 10:00 a.m.
20 Sep
Beinecke Scholarship info session

Learn about Beinecke Scholarships for graduate study in the arts, humanities and social sciences. Pitt’s National Scholarships office can help you apply...

September 20, 2019 10:00 a.m.
20 Sep
Flu Shot Clinic - Titusville

Flu shot season is here! All faculty and staff, as well as their dependents, are encouraged to obtain a flu shot to help you stay healthy throughout the...

20 Sep
Teaching Effectively with and without PowerPoint

PowerPoint is used in a majority of classrooms on campus today, but it is not often used to enhance the quality and effectiveness of teaching. In this...

September 20, 2019 10:00 a.m.
20 Sep
Engaging Hard to Reach Communities in Research through Community Resident Research Teams

In recognition of Hispanic Heritage Month (September 15-October 15), the Center for Health Equity invites all students, faculty, staff, and community members...

20 Sep
Dean's Hour

Dean of Students Kenyon Bonner hosts this informal, interactive event monthly to engage with students. This month, we will celebrate Pitt's singing student...

September 20, 2019 12:00 p.m.
20 Sep
Faculty Event Explores Incorporating Books on Mental Illness into Courses

An interactive event on Friday, Sept. 20, from noon to 1 p.m., at the University Store on Fifth will explore interesting and practical ways faculty can...

September 20, 2019 12:00 p.m.
20 Sep
First Experiences in Research Information Session

Would you like to assist a faculty researcher, scholar, or artist next spring term? First Experiences in Research pairs interested Dietrich School...

September 20, 2019 12:00 p.m.
20 Sep
Mentoring Academy | First Session

Introduction to Mentor Training and Maintaining Effective Communication This session will launch the fall sessions for the Mentoring Academy. The first of...

September 20, 2019 12:00 p.m.
20 Sep
Whatever Happened to HAD? 30 Years Tracking the Demise of a Neuropsychiatric Syndrome

Our Meet the PI series features the work of our talented faculty who are conducting innovative research in a wide array of scientific and clinical areas. On...

20 Sep
Introduction to ArcGIS

This workshop will familiarize you with some of the basic concepts and features of ArcGIS and some fundamentals of GIS mapping and analysis. You will work...

20 Sep
Let's Talk Africa: African Languages in Colleges and Universities

Professor Antonia Schleicher serves as the Executive Director of both the National Council of Less-Commonly Taught Languages (NCOLCTL) and the African...

September 20, 2019 1:00 p.m.
20 Sep
Award-winning Sports Historian Rob Ruck Talks Football

Discover how a tiny Pacific archipelago is producing more players from Troy Polamalu to Marcus Mariota for the NFL than anywhere else in the world on Friday,...

September 20, 2019 2:00 p.m.
20 Sep
Fall Food Drive

September is Hunger Action Month! Food insecurity is a reality for many people throughout southwestern Pennsylvania. In Oakland, both our community neighbors...

September 20, 2019 2:00 p.m.
20 Sep
Designing and Implementing a Stress and Coping Intervention with Latino Immigrants in a Nontraditional Migration Area

Sponsored by the Healthy Lifestyle Institute and Pitt Year of Diversity, speakers Dr. Farrah Jacquez and Dr. Lisa M. Vaughn will discuss designing and...

September 20, 2019 2:30 p.m.
20 Sep
Brand Briefings

Brand briefings are 20-30 minute presentations about the branding initiative including the research and discovery phase, as well as our brand drivers and...

September 20, 2019 3:00 p.m.
20 Sep
Meet and Greet at The Porch

Sponsored by the Hispanic/Latinx Professional Association. Hispanic/Latinx, and our allies are invited to join us. We will provide refreshments, and...

September 20, 2019 4:30 p.m.
20 Sep
M.E.S.S. Movie Night

M.E.S.S. - Movies Everyone Should See! Film + discussion + SNACKS every Friday at Pitt Honors. Sept. 6 - Captain MarvelSept. 13 - The Last Black Man in San...

September 20, 2019 6:30 p.m.

Saturday, September 21

21 Sep
Funding College: 5 Steps Every Family Can Use to Build a Successful Plan: Life Solutions Webinar

When it comes to paying for college, every dollar counts and families need a simple process to follow. In this terrific webinar, college expert Dan Bisig...

September 21, 2019
21 Sep
Who is a Jew? Amiens, France, 1940-1945

This exhibit “Who is a Jew? Amiens, France, 1940-1945” contains the photo identification cards and other documents that David Rosenberg, a retired University...

21 Sep
Graphic Medicine: Ill-Conceived and Well-Drawn!

Though you may not have heard of medical comics before, they’ve been around for more than a decade. In 2007, Dr. Ian Williams coined the term “graphic...

September 21, 2019 9:30 a.m.
21 Sep
Pitt-Johnstown Open House

Pitt-Johnstown Admissions welcomes you to our Open House Program. This is a great opportunity for students and their families to visit and tour campus, and...

September 21, 2019 9:30 a.m.
21 Sep
Fall Food Drive

September is Hunger Action Month! Food insecurity is a reality for many people throughout southwestern Pennsylvania. In Oakland, both our community neighbors...

September 21, 2019 2:00 p.m.
21 Sep
Detective Pikachu

A free screening of Pokémon Detective Pikachu. Snacks and drinks provided. Includes a free raffle for a Detective Pikachu plush doll. All Pitt Program...

September 21, 2019 8:00 p.m.

Sunday, September 22

22 Sep
Funding College: 5 Steps Every Family Can Use to Build a Successful Plan: Life Solutions Webinar

When it comes to paying for college, every dollar counts and families need a simple process to follow. In this terrific webinar, college expert Dan Bisig...

September 22, 2019
22 Sep
Mobile Study Lab

Drop in to the ground floor of the Hillman Library to study with a group of likeminded students. A peer tutor will also be on hand to answer any questions...

September 22, 2019
22 Sep
Who is a Jew? Amiens, France, 1940-1945

This exhibit “Who is a Jew? Amiens, France, 1940-1945” contains the photo identification cards and other documents that David Rosenberg, a retired University...

22 Sep
Graphic Medicine: Ill-Conceived and Well-Drawn!

Though you may not have heard of medical comics before, they’ve been around for more than a decade. In 2007, Dr. Ian Williams coined the term “graphic...

September 22, 2019 11:00 a.m.
22 Sep
OACS: Laurel Caverns caving trip

Join us as we take the LOWER CAVING trip, which involves descending 464-feet into the caverns! The Outdoor Adventure & Community Service (OACS) living...

September 22, 2019 12:00 p.m.
22 Sep
Fall Food Drive

September is Hunger Action Month! Food insecurity is a reality for many people throughout southwestern Pennsylvania. In Oakland, both our community neighbors...

September 22, 2019 2:00 p.m.
22 Sep
Barrels to Beethoven

Barrels to Beethoven is an organization focused on Arts Education, Making and Innovation. Our programs utilize the steelpan, a musical instrument from the...

September 22, 2019 3:00 p.m.
22 Sep
Chinese Committee Scholarship Dinner

A benefit dinner for the Chinese Nationality Room Committee Scholarship. Contact Committee Chair Dewi Wong at dewiwong@hotmail.com for details and to RSVP.

September 22, 2019 6:00 p.m.

Monday, September 23

23 Sep
Funding College: 5 Steps Every Family Can Use to Build a Successful Plan: Life Solutions Webinar

When it comes to paying for college, every dollar counts and families need a simple process to follow. In this terrific webinar, college expert Dan Bisig...

September 23, 2019
23 Sep
Mobile Study Lab

Drop in to the ground floor of the Hillman Library to study with a group of likeminded students. A peer tutor will also be on hand to answer any questions...

September 23, 2019
23 Sep
Who is a Jew? Amiens, France, 1940-1945

This exhibit “Who is a Jew? Amiens, France, 1940-1945” contains the photo identification cards and other documents that David Rosenberg, a retired University...

23 Sep
Graphic Medicine: Ill-Conceived and Well-Drawn!

Though you may not have heard of medical comics before, they’ve been around for more than a decade. In 2007, Dr. Ian Williams coined the term “graphic...

September 23, 2019 7:00 a.m.
23 Sep
400 Years of Inequality: Achieving Redemption, Reconciliation and Equity Today

As this nation marks a full 400 hundred years of inequality since 1619 when the first enslaved Africans arrived in Jamestown, we invite our community to join...

September 23, 2019 8:30 a.m.
23 Sep
Active Learning with Top Hat

Top Hat's student engagement software is now available for all faculty and students at Pitt to use free of charge. This workshop serves as an introduction to...

September 23, 2019 10:00 a.m.
23 Sep
Supreme Court Commission on Judicial Independence

The University of Pittsburgh School of Law will serve as a remote location, participating via livestream. Supreme Court Justice Max Baer will serve as a...

September 23, 2019 10:00 a.m.
23 Sep
Language Scholarships Abroad Info Session

Learn about Boren Scholarships + Critical Language Scholarships. Both fund study abroad, focused on languages that are critical to US national security....

September 23, 2019 12:00 p.m.
23 Sep
SSW Research Break: Sexual Health Communication and Dating Apps: Black Men Who Have Sex With Men

Presenter: Jacob Gordon Research Breaks promote a robust intellectual community by providing the opportunity to share works in progress and expertise. For...

September 23, 2019 12:00 p.m.
23 Sep
Fall Food Drive

September is Hunger Action Month! Food insecurity is a reality for many people throughout southwestern Pennsylvania. In Oakland, both our community neighbors...

September 23, 2019 2:00 p.m.
23 Sep
SAFE Self-Defense Training

Self Defense Awareness Familiarization Exchange (SAFE) is a crime-victim prevention and awareness program sponsored by the National Self-Defense Institute,...

September 23, 2019 6:00 p.m.
23 Sep
Fraternity and Sorority Life 101

All students interested in fraternity and sorority life are required to attend a Fraternity and Sorority Life (FSL) 101 session prior to recruitment or...

September 23, 2019 9:00 p.m.

Tuesday, September 24

24 Sep
Funding College: 5 Steps Every Family Can Use to Build a Successful Plan: Life Solutions Webinar

When it comes to paying for college, every dollar counts and families need a simple process to follow. In this terrific webinar, college expert Dan Bisig...

September 24, 2019
24 Sep
Mobile Study Lab

Drop in to the ground floor of the Hillman Library to study with a group of likeminded students. A peer tutor will also be on hand to answer any questions...

September 24, 2019
24 Sep
Who is a Jew? Amiens, France, 1940-1945

This exhibit “Who is a Jew? Amiens, France, 1940-1945” contains the photo identification cards and other documents that David Rosenberg, a retired University...

24 Sep
Graphic Medicine: Ill-Conceived and Well-Drawn!

Though you may not have heard of medical comics before, they’ve been around for more than a decade. In 2007, Dr. Ian Williams coined the term “graphic...

September 24, 2019 7:00 a.m.
24 Sep
Mental Health Access Breakfast

Break bagels with Johnnie Geathers, mental health therapist at FamilyLinks. RSVP required (so we have enough bagels for...

September 24, 2019 8:00 a.m.
24 Sep
Walk-In Flu Shots at Falk Pharmacy

Flu shot season is here! All faculty and staff, as well as their dependents, are encouraged to obtain a flu shot to help you stay healthy throughout the...

September 24, 2019 9:30 a.m.
24 Sep
Basic EndNote

Interested in EndNote but don’t know where to begin? This hour long class will get you started importing, annotating, and organizing your references, as well...

24 Sep
Gradescope: Scoring Assignments

Gradescope is a system to help you grade and return assignments in less time. Gradescope will help you organize and grade hand-written assignments, or other...

September 24, 2019 10:00 a.m.
24 Sep
Pitt Communities Open House

The Office of Diversity and Inclusion invites you to join us for an open house showcasing all Pitt staff & faculty affinity groups, newly renamed Pitt...

September 24, 2019 11:00 a.m.
24 Sep
Celebration of Faculty Scholarship and Service

Pitt-Greensburg will celebrate the scholarship and service of its faculty at this event hosted by Millstein Library and Dr. Robert Gregerson, Pitt-Greensburg...

September 24, 2019 11:30 a.m.
24 Sep
Banned Books Week 2019

To highlight the value of access to information, by focusing on the freedom to seek and express ideas. Wednesday, September 18th | 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM ...

September 24, 2019 12:00 p.m.
24 Sep
Women’s Task Force  Climate Survey Report

Kara Bernstein, PhD will present her talk as part of the UPMC Hillman Cancer Center Basic & Translational Research Seminar Series. Kara Bernstein,...

24 Sep
How to submit an Institutional Biosafety Committee (IBC) application

The purpose of this workshop is to familiarize users with the online IBC review process and build or complete a protocol application. All attendees must have...

September 24, 2019 1:00 p.m.
24 Sep
Fall Food Drive

September is Hunger Action Month! Food insecurity is a reality for many people throughout southwestern Pennsylvania. In Oakland, both our community neighbors...

September 24, 2019 2:00 p.m.
24 Sep
From Protocol to Publication: Selecting the Right Reporting Guideline for Your Paper, Study, or Article

Using the appropriate reporting guideline can simplify the writing process and improve chances of acceptance, whether it is a class assignment, a grant, or a...

24 Sep
360 Degree Video Workshop: The Open Lab @ Hillman

In this hands-on workshop, participants learn to create 360° videos. Upon completing the first hour of the workshop, participants are authorized to...

September 24, 2019 2:30 p.m.
24 Sep
The Pan American Health Organization in Cuba: The Island's Public Health System and International Partnerships

Join GSPIA's Ford Institute for Human Security and Global Links in welcoming Dr. Duniesky Cintra Cala and Justo Manuel Cardenas Rodriguez to present their...

September 24, 2019 2:30 p.m.
24 Sep
Archival Scholars Research Awards (ASRA) Open House

Archival Scholars receive a $1,000 to support independent spring-term research using material within the University Library System’s Archives & Special...

September 24, 2019 3:00 p.m.
24 Sep
Bound & UnBound: A New Leaf

Make your very own journal to record the adventures of a new academic year! Learn some simple stitch binding techniques, try out a tabletop letterpress, and...

24 Sep
Virginia Woolf, the Anthropocene, and the Shock of the Known

Join the Humanities Center for a lecture from our Early Career Fellow Allen MacDuffie (University of Texas, English). MacDuffie argues that Virginia...

September 24, 2019 4:00 p.m.
24 Sep
Field Studies Information Session

Learn about the OUR’s New York and London Field Study programs and application process from faculty and recent participants.

September 24, 2019 5:00 p.m.
24 Sep
SSW Career Workshops: Resumes, Cover Letters & References

This session will provide participants information, tips and tricks on how to effectively create and customize action and results-oriented resumes and...

September 24, 2019 5:00 p.m.
24 Sep
Start Smart Seminars:

Start Smart is a series of legal education seminars for entrepreneurs. It is year-round, free, and open to the public. It is hosted by the University of...

September 24, 2019 5:00 p.m.
24 Sep
Zotero: Citations Made Easy

Learn how to use Zotero, a free program to help manage your research and create in-text citations and bibliographies. Laptop owners: If you have a laptop...

September 24, 2019 5:00 p.m.
24 Sep
Poena par sapientia: Tommy John Surgery and Modern Sports Medicine

Walton Schalick, III, MD, PhD Medical Director and Physician Supervisor Department of Orthopedics & Rehabilitation University of Wisconsin C.F. Reynolds...

September 24, 2019 6:00 p.m.

Wednesday, September 25

25 Sep
Funding College: 5 Steps Every Family Can Use to Build a Successful Plan: Life Solutions Webinar

When it comes to paying for college, every dollar counts and families need a simple process to follow. In this terrific webinar, college expert Dan Bisig...

September 25, 2019
25 Sep
Mobile Study Lab

Drop in to the ground floor of the Hillman Library to study with a group of likeminded students. A peer tutor will also be on hand to answer any questions...

September 25, 2019
25 Sep
Who is a Jew? Amiens, France, 1940-1945

This exhibit “Who is a Jew? Amiens, France, 1940-1945” contains the photo identification cards and other documents that David Rosenberg, a retired University...

25 Sep
Graphic Medicine: Ill-Conceived and Well-Drawn!

Though you may not have heard of medical comics before, they’ve been around for more than a decade. In 2007, Dr. Ian Williams coined the term “graphic...

September 25, 2019 7:00 a.m.
25 Sep
Talent Center Education Session for Department Admins – Part-Time Faculty

This in-person session will give you a detailed overview on Pitt's new talent acquisition platform, Talent Center, with the help of a training specialist....

September 25, 2019 9:00 a.m.
25 Sep
Healthy U Fair

Promote healthy behaviors and enhance wellness during the Healthy U Fair. Events include demonstrations, games, and raffles with the intent to educate and...

September 25, 2019 10:00 a.m.
25 Sep
Pathway Enrichment Analysis--IPA & MetaCore

This is a 4-hour workshop. The morning session (10am - 12pm) provides a brief overview of bioinformatics concepts and software used for interpreting a gene...

25 Sep
Archival Scholars Research Award (ASRA) Open House

Archival Scholars receive a $1,000 to support independent spring-term research using material within the University Library System’s Archives & Special...

September 25, 2019 11:00 a.m.
25 Sep
ClinicalTrials.gov: Background, Requirements & Process

This session will provide an overview of the regulations and policies governing the online registration of clinical trials and results on the...

September 25, 2019 12:00 p.m.
25 Sep
Doctor of Occupational Therapy (OTD) Information Session

OTD Information Sessions are a great opportunity to meet with a current student and one of our faculty members who will answer your questions and provide...

September 25, 2019 12:00 p.m.
25 Sep
Research Opportunities at Pitt

Pitt is a major research university with plenty of options (and funding) for undergraduates. Hear from an expert panel about options to help you gain...

September 25, 2019 12:00 p.m.
25 Sep
Vinyl Stickers with The Open Lab @ Hillman

In this hands-on workshop, participants learn to create vinyl stickers or other precisely cut items using Silhouette Studio software and a Silhouette Cameo 3...

September 25, 2019 12:00 p.m.
25 Sep
Dissertation Defense: Kyle Freese

"Gestational weight gain and modifiable risk factors of severe maternal morbidity" Epidemiology/Public Health Committee: Lisa M. Bodnar, PhD, MPH, RD...

September 25, 2019 1:00 p.m.
25 Sep
Finding Funding

The University of Pittsburgh subscribes to Pivot, a comprehensive source for funding information that provides timely updates and recommendations tailored to...

25 Sep
Talent Center Education Session for Department Admins – Part-Time Faculty

This virtual session will give you a detailed overview on Pitt's new talent acquisition platform, Talent Center, with the help of a training specialist. The...

September 25, 2019 1:00 p.m.
25 Sep
Fall Food Drive

September is Hunger Action Month! Food insecurity is a reality for many people throughout southwestern Pennsylvania. In Oakland, both our community neighbors...

September 25, 2019 2:00 p.m.
25 Sep
Qualtrics: Creating and Distributing Basic Surveys

All Pitt faculty and staff have free unlimited access to Qualtrics, a tool for easily creating sophisticated, anonymous online surveys. These surveys can be...

September 25, 2019 2:00 p.m.
25 Sep
The Pan American Health Organization in Cuba: the Island's Public Health System and International Partnerships

Join GSPIA's Ford Institute for Human Security, Global Links and Pitt Public Health in welcoming Dr. Duniesky Cintra Cala and Justo Manuel Cardenas Rodriguez...

September 25, 2019 2:00 p.m.
25 Sep
Know Your K: Writing a Successful Career Development Award Application

This workshop explores the range of K Award options available, provides an overview of the K Award application process and review criteria, and includes a...

25 Sep
Millie's Homemade Ice Cream Grand Opening

Join us at the University Store on Fifth for our grand opening celebration! Wednesday, September 25, 2019, 3PM – 5PM Free samples while supplies last

September 25, 2019 3:00 p.m.
25 Sep
Faculty Book Talk: Calum Matheson

Calum Matheson Desiring the Bomb: Communication, Psychoanalysis, and the Atomic Age The Library invites you to join Pitt faculty authors from various...

September 25, 2019 4:30 p.m.
25 Sep
Field Studies Information Session

Learn about the OUR’s New York and London Field Study programs and application process from faculty and recent participants.

September 25, 2019 5:00 p.m.
25 Sep
Martin Kavka: "What Skills Does the Study of Jewish Philosophy Provide?"

A constant theme in the scholarship within Jewish philosophy has been the difficulty of defining the very phrase "Jewish philosophy." Is there such a thing?...

September 25, 2019 5:00 p.m.
25 Sep
Mendeley Basics Workshop

Each training session will cover creating an account, searching resources and exporting citations, organizing citations, attaching files to citations,...

September 25, 2019 6:00 p.m.

Thursday, September 26

26 Sep
Who is a Jew? Amiens, France, 1940-1945

This exhibit “Who is a Jew? Amiens, France, 1940-1945” contains the photo identification cards and other documents that David Rosenberg, a retired University...

26 Sep
Graphic Medicine: Ill-Conceived and Well-Drawn!

Though you may not have heard of medical comics before, they’ve been around for more than a decade. In 2007, Dr. Ian Williams coined the term “graphic...

September 26, 2019 7:00 a.m.
26 Sep
Walk-In Flu Shots at Falk Pharmacy

Flu shot season is here! All faculty and staff, as well as their dependents, are encouraged to obtain a flu shot to help you stay healthy throughout the...

September 26, 2019 9:30 a.m.
26 Sep
Dissertation Defense: Haley Grimm

Chemistry PhD Defense: Creation of Peptide-based Oligomers and Tailored Surfaces as Piezoelectric Biomaterials Advisor: Seth Horne Committee members:...

September 26, 2019 10:00 a.m.
26 Sep
"Individuality in bacterial cell size homeostasis" Molecular Biophysics/Structural Biology Seminar

Hanna Salman, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Departments of Physics and Astronomy and Computational and Systems Biology, University of Pittsburgh

September 26, 2019 11:00 a.m.
26 Sep
Nursing Student Association Blood Drive

Nurses are superheroes every day. Power up by donating blood. Making an appointment ensures that you'll be seen in a timely manner. To make an...

September 26, 2019 11:00 a.m.
26 Sep
Banned Books Week 2019

To highlight the value of access to information, by focusing on the freedom to seek and express ideas. Wednesday, September 18th | 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM ...

September 26, 2019 12:00 p.m.
26 Sep
Epi Seminar - Utilizing Data to Curb the Opioid Epidemic in Pennsylvania: Practical Application of the PA PDMP

Presented by Ashley Parsons, MPH, program manager, PA Department of Health, Prescription Drug Monitoring Program

September 26, 2019 12:00 p.m.
26 Sep
IRB 101 for Expedited Studies

This session will provide new researchers with the basic skills to manage a study that will be submitted for expedited review. Attendees will learn about...

September 26, 2019 12:00 p.m.
26 Sep
Susan S. Kuo, M.S. Dissertation Defense

DEVELOPMENTAL NEUROGENETICS OF CORTICAL THICKNESS AND CORTICAL SURFACE AREA IN SCHIZOPHRENIA: A MULTIPLEX EXTENDED PEDIGREE STUDY Peak age of onset for...

26 Sep
Systemic Dramaturgy

Join the Humanities Center at our Thursday colloquia. We're having Mike Sell (IUP, English) and Michael Chemers (UC-Santa Cruz, Theater Arts) to discuss...

September 26, 2019 12:30 p.m.
26 Sep
"PUSHOUT" Film Screening & Discussion Panel

Join us at the film screening of PUSHOUT: The Criminalization of Black Girls in Schools, a documentary film by Monique W. Morris, Ed.D. and Women in the Room...

September 26, 2019 1:00 p.m.
26 Sep
Helping Advisors Help Students Navigate Disability Resources and Services (DRS)

Join this workshop for insights into how advisors and mentors can assist students in navigating the DRS office and processes. Learn more about the Americans...

September 26, 2019 1:00 p.m.
26 Sep
Teaching Inclusively

This workshop introduces several principles of inclusivity and offers practical advice for fostering an inclusive university environment through your...

September 26, 2019 1:00 p.m.
26 Sep
Fall Food Drive

September is Hunger Action Month! Food insecurity is a reality for many people throughout southwestern Pennsylvania. In Oakland, both our community neighbors...

September 26, 2019 2:00 p.m.
26 Sep
Dr. Michel Sprik - University of Cambridge

9th Henry Frank Lectiures Series Electromechanics of the Water Vapour-Liquid Interface

September 26, 2019 2:30 p.m.
26 Sep
Jewelry Making with The Open Lab @ Hillman

During this interactive workshop, participants learn to create their own unisex jewelry and use a color wheel to find combinations to make their creations...

September 26, 2019 2:30 p.m.
26 Sep
Fraternity and Sorority Life 101

All students interested in fraternity and sorority life are required to attend a Fraternity and Sorority Life (FSL) 101 session prior to recruitment or...

September 26, 2019 3:00 p.m.
26 Sep
Hispanic Discussion Round Tables

The Hispanic Discussion Roundtables is an event to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month at the University of Pittsburgh (September 15-October 15, 2019). Join...

26 Sep
ID Grand Rounds - David Lee Thomas, MD, MPH "Global Elimination of Hepatitis"

Join Infectious Diseases Grand Rounds for special guest Dr. David Lee Thomas' presentation. Dr. Thomas is currently the Director in the Divison of Infectious...

September 26, 2019 4:00 p.m.
26 Sep
TWILIGHT WORLD OF SCREENS? REALLY? Women, Art, and Agency in Late Heian Japan

Department of History of Art and Architecture Annual James and Susanne Wilkinson Lecture Dr. Mimi Yiengpruksawan Professor in the History of Art, Yale...

September 26, 2019 4:00 p.m.
26 Sep
Banned Books Week 2019

To highlight the value of access to information, by focusing on the freedom to seek and express ideas. Wednesday, September 18th | 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM ...

September 26, 2019 4:30 p.m.
26 Sep
How to Wait: Temporal Narratives of Medicalized Gender Transition

Victoria Pitts-Taylor, PhD Professor and Chair of Feminist, Gender, and Sexuality Studies Wesleyan University Professor Pitts-Taylor is the author of The...

September 26, 2019 5:00 p.m.
26 Sep
How to Wait: Temporal Narratives of Medicalized Gender Transition

The Medical Humanities welcome Victoria Pitts-Taylor (Wesleyan, Sociology) for a lecture. Victoria Pitts-Taylor studies how the body is understood and...

September 26, 2019 5:00 p.m.
26 Sep
Be A Good Neighbor Oakland Block Parties

Be A Good Neighbor block parties are back! Oakland is a neighborhood of neighborhoods. That's why we're hosting 6 block parties throughout the fall so you...

September 26, 2019 5:30 p.m.
26 Sep
Fall Fashion Show

Join Maggie & Stella's, the Pitt Shop, and the University Store on Fifth for the 3rd Annual Fall Fashion Show presented by the University of Pittsburgh's...

26 Sep
TESSA Talks

Discussion for students, by students. Technology - Education - Science - Society - Art Cathedral of Learning, floor 35. Join us for pizza & discussion every...

September 26, 2019 7:00 p.m.
26 Sep
Kirsten Valdez Quade: Reading and Conversation with the winner of the 2019/20 Fred R. Brown Literary Award

Pittsburgh Contemporary Writers Series presents a reading by and conversation with fiction writer Kirstin Valdez Quade, winner of the Fred R. Brown Literary...

September 26, 2019 7:30 p.m.

Friday, September 27

27 Sep
Art Show @ Pitt - Greensburg

The Art Show @ Pitt-Greensburg is intended to showcase the artistic talent of the campus community, as well as the talent of those who live and work in...

27 Sep
Limits of Cinema/Cinema Limited?

FRIDAY, SEPT. 27: Screening Event (in collaboration with the Pittsburgh Film and Media Colloquium) - Bastard Film Encounter with Skip Elsheimer SATURDAY,...

27 Sep
Who is a Jew? Amiens, France, 1940-1945

This exhibit “Who is a Jew? Amiens, France, 1940-1945” contains the photo identification cards and other documents that David Rosenberg, a retired University...

27 Sep
Graphic Medicine: Ill-Conceived and Well-Drawn!

Though you may not have heard of medical comics before, they’ve been around for more than a decade. In 2007, Dr. Ian Williams coined the term “graphic...

September 27, 2019 7:00 a.m.
27 Sep
MS in Medical Product Engineering Open House

The Center for Medical Innovation (CMI) and the University of Pittsburgh Dept of Bioengineering are sponsoring the MS-MPE OPEN HOUSE Friday, Sept 27, 2019...

September 27, 2019 8:00 a.m.
27 Sep
Pitt-Greensburg Golf Outing presented by Elliott Group

Gather your colleagues, classmates, friends, and family to compete on a championship course while having some fun in support of Pitt-Greensburg. The 20th...

September 27, 2019 9:00 a.m.
27 Sep
Global Brew - Latin & South America

Drop by the new Pitt Global Hub for a cup of coffee or espresso from Latin and South America in honor of Hispanic Heritage Month! Learn about where your...

September 27, 2019 9:30 a.m.
27 Sep
Fall Meeting of the Board of Trustees

The Board of Trustees oversees all charitable, scientific and academic activities at the University of Pittsburgh.

27 Sep
Walkshop: Pedagogy and Architecture at Pitt

This walking workshop is designed to help instructors consider opportunities to include the physical space of our campus in your learning activities. With a...

27 Sep
Painless PubMed

This one hour workshop is designed to quickly introduce or update you about searching in the PubMed database. Offered bi-weekly, the topics include: building...

27 Sep
Researchers on the Rise: Caroline Oppenheimer, PhD, and Adriane Soehner, PhD

Our Researchers on the Rise Lectures highlight the work of some of the Department of Psychiatry's rising stars in the research field. Join us on September...

27 Sep
Beyond Beginner Workshop: Getting Going with Pandas in Python

In this workshop, attendees will work at their own pace to learn basic data science tasks in Pandas. Pandas is a fantastic Python package which provides data...

27 Sep
Creating Web Archives with Webrecorder

Online content is prone to ephemerality. Many of us have had the experience of attempting to access a website only to find that links are broken, content or...

27 Sep
Adam Brode PhD defense

Pride of Place: Interethnic Relations and Urban Space in Riga 1918-1939

27 Sep
Fall Food Drive

September is Hunger Action Month! Food insecurity is a reality for many people throughout southwestern Pennsylvania. In Oakland, both our community neighbors...

September 27, 2019 2:00 p.m.
27 Sep
Dr. Michel Sprik - University of Cambridge

9th Henry Frank Lecture Series From Electrode to Interface Potentials

September 27, 2019 2:30 p.m.
27 Sep
Being Human, Being Homo Sapiens

Humanties Annual Lecture Series Talk by Denis Walsh, U. Toronto, HPS

September 27, 2019 3:30 p.m.
27 Sep
From Hurricane Maria to the Political Summer Storm of 2019: Political Summer Storm of 2019: Puerto Rico at a Cross Road

For many years Puerto Ricans have been enduring a humanitarian crisis caused by the coalescing of the destruction caused by hurricane María and the austerity...

September 27, 2019 6:00 p.m.
27 Sep
M.E.S.S. Movie Night

M.E.S.S. - Movies Everyone Should See! Film + discussion + SNACKS every Friday at Pitt Honors. Sept. 6 - Captain MarvelSept. 13 - The Last Black Man in San...

September 27, 2019 6:30 p.m.
27 Sep
Salsa Date Night!

Come and celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with the Department of Medicine's Office of Diveristy and Inclusion at our first annual Salsa Date Night on...

September 27, 2019 8:00 p.m.

Saturday, September 28

28 Sep
Art Show @ Pitt - Greensburg

The Art Show @ Pitt-Greensburg is intended to showcase the artistic talent of the campus community, as well as the talent of those who live and work in...

28 Sep
Who is a Jew? Amiens, France, 1940-1945

This exhibit “Who is a Jew? Amiens, France, 1940-1945” contains the photo identification cards and other documents that David Rosenberg, a retired University...

28 Sep
From Hurricane Maria to the Political Summer Storm of 2019: Political Summer Storm of 2019: Puerto Rico at a Cross Road

For many years Puerto Ricans have been enduring a humanitarian crisis caused by the coalescing of the destruction caused by hurricane María and the austerity...

September 28, 2019 9:00 a.m.
28 Sep
Graphic Medicine: Ill-Conceived and Well-Drawn!

Though you may not have heard of medical comics before, they’ve been around for more than a decade. In 2007, Dr. Ian Williams coined the term “graphic...

September 28, 2019 9:30 a.m.
28 Sep
Fall Food Drive

September is Hunger Action Month! Food insecurity is a reality for many people throughout southwestern Pennsylvania. In Oakland, both our community neighbors...

September 28, 2019 2:00 p.m.
28 Sep
Craig Karges: Experience the Extraordinary

Craig Karges is known for his unusual mental feats involving extraordinary phenomena to millions of television viewers on The Tonight Show, Fox News, CNN...

Sunday, September 29

29 Sep
Art Show @ Pitt - Greensburg

The Art Show @ Pitt-Greensburg is intended to showcase the artistic talent of the campus community, as well as the talent of those who live and work in...

29 Sep
Mobile Study Lab

Drop in to the ground floor of the Hillman Library to study with a group of likeminded students. A peer tutor will also be on hand to answer any questions...

September 29, 2019
29 Sep
Who is a Jew? Amiens, France, 1940-1945

This exhibit “Who is a Jew? Amiens, France, 1940-1945” contains the photo identification cards and other documents that David Rosenberg, a retired University...

29 Sep
Graphic Medicine: Ill-Conceived and Well-Drawn!

Though you may not have heard of medical comics before, they’ve been around for more than a decade. In 2007, Dr. Ian Williams coined the term “graphic...

September 29, 2019 11:00 a.m.
29 Sep
Austrian Scholarship Presentation

The Austrian Nationality Room Committee invites the public to share in learning about Danielle Schomer's and Manasi Thirumoorthi's studies this past summer,...

29 Sep
Fall Food Drive

September is Hunger Action Month! Food insecurity is a reality for many people throughout southwestern Pennsylvania. In Oakland, both our community neighbors...

September 29, 2019 2:00 p.m.
29 Sep
Quartz Quartet

The Quartz Quartet, featuring Ellen-Maria Willis and Katie Pierson, violins, Louise Farbman, Viola and Paula Tuttle, Cello with Mary Beth Malek,...

September 29, 2019 3:00 p.m.
29 Sep
Sunday Stanza: Blackouts & Cutups

Sources for poetry are all around us: newspaper articles, scientific and law journals, junk mail, comments sections.... Explore two forms of found poetry in...

Monday, September 30

30 Sep
Art Show @ Pitt - Greensburg

The Art Show @ Pitt-Greensburg is intended to showcase the artistic talent of the campus community, as well as the talent of those who live and work in...

30 Sep
Mobile Study Lab

Drop in to the ground floor of the Hillman Library to study with a group of likeminded students. A peer tutor will also be on hand to answer any questions...

September 30, 2019
30 Sep
Who is a Jew? Amiens, France, 1940-1945

This exhibit “Who is a Jew? Amiens, France, 1940-1945” contains the photo identification cards and other documents that David Rosenberg, a retired University...

30 Sep
Graphic Medicine: Ill-Conceived and Well-Drawn!

Though you may not have heard of medical comics before, they’ve been around for more than a decade. In 2007, Dr. Ian Williams coined the term “graphic...

September 30, 2019 7:00 a.m.
30 Sep
Fire Safety Day

The University of Pittsburgh will be hosting the 28th Annual Fire Safety Day in support of the Senate Resolution 105 recognizing Campus Fire Safety Month and...

September 30, 2019 11:00 a.m.
30 Sep
Fall Food Drive

September is Hunger Action Month! Food insecurity is a reality for many people throughout southwestern Pennsylvania. In Oakland, both our community neighbors...

September 30, 2019 2:00 p.m.
30 Sep
Finding Funding

The University of Pittsburgh subscribes to Pivot, a comprehensive source for funding information that provides timely updates and recommendations tailored to...

30 Sep
Dissertation Defense: La Li

Cellular and Molecular Pathology Graduate Program PhD Defense: Mechanism of Blast Trauma-Induced Heterotopic Ossification: Role of Muscle Trauma Advisor:...

September 30, 2019 2:30 p.m.
30 Sep
Nostalgia for the Future

A film on Indian modernity, the making of the citizen and the architecture of the home. Followed by a Q&A with director Avijit Mukul Kishore. Nostalgia for...

September 30, 2019 4:15 p.m.
30 Sep
Alternative Break Info Session

Make an impact during your spring break. Attend this info session to find out how you can connect with communities locally, nationally, and...

September 30, 2019 6:00 p.m.
30 Sep
Tyrone Williams and Julie Patton

Reading and conversation with Tyrone Williams, literary scholar and author of six collections of poetry, and Julie Patton, poet, composer, performer,...

September 30, 2019 7:00 p.m.

Tuesday, October 1

01 Oct
Art Show @ Pitt - Greensburg

The Art Show @ Pitt-Greensburg is intended to showcase the artistic talent of the campus community, as well as the talent of those who live and work in...

01 Oct
Mobile Study Lab

Drop in to the ground floor of the Hillman Library to study with a group of likeminded students. A peer tutor will also be on hand to answer any questions...

01 Oct
Who is a Jew? Amiens, France, 1940-1945

This exhibit “Who is a Jew? Amiens, France, 1940-1945” contains the photo identification cards and other documents that David Rosenberg, a retired University...

01 Oct
Walk-In Flu Shots at Falk Pharmacy

Flu shot season is here! All faculty and staff, as well as their dependents, are encouraged to obtain a flu shot to help you stay healthy throughout the...

October 01, 2019 9:30 a.m.
01 Oct
Top Hat: Beyond Classroom Polling

For instructors already familiar with Top Hat's most commonly used student polling features, we will explore Top Hat's other features. Using Top Hat,...

October 01, 2019 10:00 a.m.
01 Oct
In vitro Spermatogenesis in Testicular Tissue Culture

As part of the McGowan Institute Injury, Repair and Regenerative Medicine Seminar Series, Dr. Kyle Orwig & Kien Tran will present their talk titled, 'In...

October 01, 2019 11:30 a.m.
01 Oct
A Multi-Modular Approach to Accelerate Liver Regeneration

As part of the PLRC Seminar Series, Dr, Valerie Gouon-Evans, Associate Professor of Medicine at Boston University, will present on, "A multi-modular approach...

October 01, 2019 12:00 p.m.
01 Oct
Campus Safety Crawl

Please join us for the 2019 University of Pittsburgh Staff Council Safety Crawl on Tuesday, October 1. The goal of the Safety Crawl is to proactively monitor...

01 Oct
Jennifer Golden, PhD: Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences Seminar Series

Topic: Developing chemical transformations and heterocycles to advance anti-infective drug discovery.

October 01, 2019 12:00 p.m.
01 Oct
Green Certified Brown Bag: Green Events and Zero Waste

Expand your knowledge of planning Green Certified events, composting on campus, and zero waste events. The Office of PittServes, the Student Office of...

October 01, 2019 12:15 p.m.
01 Oct
Joint Degree Informational Sessions

Considering one of Pitt Law's seven Joint Degree Programs? Learn more at a brown bag information session on Tuesday, Oct. 1st from 12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. at...

01 Oct
Encouraging Student Participation

Few things are less comfortable than asking a question and seeing a classroom full of blank faces staring back at you in silence. In this workshop, we cover...

October 01, 2019 1:00 p.m.
01 Oct
Responsibly Reusing Data

Need to find a dataset to act as a control for your study? Or do you want to reuse open access data? This workshop offers tips for locating and citing data,...

01 Oct
3D Printing Workshop: The Open Lab @ Hillman

During this interactive workshop, participants learn the basics of 3D printing by examining current technologies, using online resources to find and generate...

October 01, 2019 2:30 p.m.
01 Oct
When Researchers Invite Communities to Dance: A Story about Preventing Sexual Violence

Elizabeth Miller, MD, PhD, Edmund R. McCluskey Professor of Pediatric Medical Education, professor of pediatrics, School of Medicine; professor of behavioral...

October 01, 2019 4:00 p.m.
01 Oct
SSW Career Workshops: Resumes, Cover Letters & References

This session will provide participants information, tips and tricks on how to effectively create and customize action and results-oriented resumes and...

October 01, 2019 5:00 p.m.
01 Oct
The American Experience Distinguished Lecture

The University of Pittsburgh and Dick Thornburgh, Pennsylvania's 41st Governor invite you to: The American Experience Distinguished Lecture...

01 Oct
An Evening with Yusef Salaam

Yusef Salaam is one of the five men that make up the “Central Park Five”. On April 19, 1989, Salaam, along with four other boys, was wrongfully convicted of...

October 01, 2019 8:30 p.m.
01 Oct
Fraternity and Sorority Life 101

All students interested in fraternity and sorority life are required to attend a Fraternity and Sorority Life (FSL) 101 session prior to recruitment or...

October 01, 2019 9:00 p.m.

Wednesday, October 2

02 Oct
Art Show @ Pitt - Greensburg

The Art Show @ Pitt-Greensburg is intended to showcase the artistic talent of the campus community, as well as the talent of those who live and work in...

02 Oct
Mobile Study Lab

Drop in to the ground floor of the Hillman Library to study with a group of likeminded students. A peer tutor will also be on hand to answer any questions...

02 Oct
Who is a Jew? Amiens, France, 1940-1945

This exhibit “Who is a Jew? Amiens, France, 1940-1945” contains the photo identification cards and other documents that David Rosenberg, a retired University...

02 Oct
Bulk RNA-Seq

This is a 4-hour workshop on the techniques, platforms, and methods used in analyzing bulk RNA-Seq data. The morning session (10am - 12pm) starts with a...

02 Oct
Flu Shot Clinic - William Pitt Union

Flu shot season is here! All faculty and staff, as well as their dependents, are encouraged to obtain a flu shot to help you stay healthy throughout the...

October 02, 2019 10:00 a.m.
02 Oct
Film and Media Studies Internship Information Session

Come by the Humanities Center (602 CL) to learn more about internships and other exciting opportunities relating to the Film and Media Studies Program!

October 02, 2019 5:00 p.m.
02 Oct
Co-lab: Tyrone Williams and Julie Patton share work in progress

Includes responses from students in the course Studio in African American Poetry and Poetics.

October 02, 2019 6:00 p.m.
02 Oct
"My Butch Career: A Memoir"

Pioneering LGBTQ Studies Scholar Esther Newton, Professor Emerita of Anthropology and Kempner Distinguished Research Professor, SUNY Purchase, will read from...

02 Oct
LAB 1: Dr. Faustus Lights the Lights

Gertrude Stein's "Dr. Faustus Lights the Lights" is about a doctor selling his soul to the devil in exchange for knowledge.

October 02, 2019 8:00 p.m.
02 Oct
What Made Maddy Run

Kate Fagan will discuss her book as part of Mental Health Awareness Month.

October 02, 2019 9:00 p.m.

Thursday, October 3

03 Oct
Art Show @ Pitt - Greensburg

The Art Show @ Pitt-Greensburg is intended to showcase the artistic talent of the campus community, as well as the talent of those who live and work in...

03 Oct
Who is a Jew? Amiens, France, 1940-1945

This exhibit “Who is a Jew? Amiens, France, 1940-1945” contains the photo identification cards and other documents that David Rosenberg, a retired University...

03 Oct
Flu Shot Clinic - Greensburg

Flu shot season is here! All faculty and staff, as well as their dependents, are encouraged to obtain a flu shot to help you stay healthy throughout the...

03 Oct
Talent Center Education Session for Department Admins – All Job types

This instructor-led session will give you a detailed overview on Pitt's new talent acquisition platform, Talent Center, from the comfort of your desk. The...

03 Oct
Walk-In Flu Shots at Falk Pharmacy

Flu shot season is here! All faculty and staff, as well as their dependents, are encouraged to obtain a flu shot to help you stay healthy throughout the...

October 03, 2019 9:30 a.m.
03 Oct
Liquid-Liquid Phase Separation in Biology and Cancer

The Molecular Biophysics/Structural Biology Seminar will host a talk by Huaiying Zhang, Ph.D., Assistant Professor in the Department of Biological Sciences...

October 03, 2019 11:00 a.m.
03 Oct
Why It Matters

A whiteboard campaign will be showcased in the William Pitt Union Driveway as part of Mental Health Awareness Month.

October 03, 2019 11:00 a.m.
03 Oct
Epi in Action! Student Poster Presentation Symposium

Learn about the work that our Department of Epidemiology students are doing here at Pitt Public Health.

03 Oct
Colloquium with Tyrone Williams

"Identity, Politics, New Criticism and the Civil Rights Movement," with responses by Charles Legere and Lauren Russell, presented by the Humanities Center in...

03 Oct
Identity Politics, New Criticism and the Civil Rights Movement

Join the Humanities Center at our Thursday colloquia. We're having Tyrone Williams (Xavier, English) to discuss his written work, prepared responses by...

October 03, 2019 12:30 p.m.
03 Oct
Qualtrics: Creating Advanced Surveys, Interactive Content and Reports

For users who are already familiar with the basic features of the Qualtrics Online Survey platform, this workshop will introduce more advanced features that...

October 03, 2019 2:00 p.m.
03 Oct
"Free to... Be Black as Hell": Black Feminist Pedagogies and Writing Lives in the Makings of 21st Century Freedoms

DBLAC's Inaugural Geneva Smitherman Black Life and Culture Lecture Co-sponsored by Pitt Education's Center for Urban Education, Communication (Agora Lecture...

03 Oct
Changemaking at the US Capitol

With Pitt Honors summer interns in DC. Snacks - coffee - tea Part of Pitt Honors Community Cafe series with nonprofit leaders in the city.

October 03, 2019 3:00 p.m.
03 Oct
Insights and Images: Computational and Neuroimaging Studies of Mental Health in Older Adults

Howard J. Aizenstein, MD, PhD, Charles F. Reynolds III and Ellen G. Detlefsen Professor of Geriatric Psychiatry, professor of psychiatry, School of Medicine;...

03 Oct
Ring It On!

Pre-registration required: register here Ever wanted to learn a new musical instrument, but never had the time or experience? Well, now you can, and it's...

03 Oct
How to Succeed - Life, College, and Adulting

This exposition-style event features topics like hanging health, mental wellness, health insurance, grade tracking, healthy eating, scholarships, apartment...

October 03, 2019 8:00 p.m.
03 Oct
LAB 1: Dr. Faustus Lights the Lights

Gertrude Stein's "Dr. Faustus Lights the Lights" is about a doctor selling his soul to the devil in exchange for knowledge.

October 03, 2019 8:00 p.m.
03 Oct
next to normal

next to normal is the story of Diana Goodman and her family. Traumatized by the death of her infant son from an undiagnosed intestinal obstruction, Diana has...

October 03, 2019 8:00 p.m.

Friday, October 4

04 Oct
Art Show @ Pitt - Greensburg

The Art Show @ Pitt-Greensburg is intended to showcase the artistic talent of the campus community, as well as the talent of those who live and work in...

04 Oct
Who is a Jew? Amiens, France, 1940-1945

This exhibit “Who is a Jew? Amiens, France, 1940-1945” contains the photo identification cards and other documents that David Rosenberg, a retired University...

04 Oct
First Step: Mechanics of Starting a Small Business

Thinking of starting a small business? Begin exploring the size of your market and what marketing tools you'll need to attract customers, learn about...

October 04, 2019 7:30 a.m.
04 Oct
Building Trauma-Informed and Resilient Communities: Continuing the Conversation

Taunya Marie Tinsley, DMin, PhD Assistant Professor Department of Education & Counseling Villanova University Abstract: This workshop is designed to assist...

04 Oct
Early Modern/Gun Violence Research Fall Teaching Workshop

Our goal with this teaching workshop is to identify teaching materials and to create activities that can be shared and used in a variety of humanities...

04 Oct
Emerging Latinx Communities Reading and Publishing Group

Discussion and networking with the Center for Health Equity in honor of Hispanic Heritage Month (Sept 15-Oct 15). All are welcome.

October 04, 2019 10:30 a.m.
04 Oct
Emotion Waves: From Everyday Reactions to Psychiatric Intervention

Our Meet the PI lecture series continues on October 4, 2019 when we will feature the research of Greg Siegle, PhD, Associate Professor of Psychiatry,...

04 Oct
Selective Modulation of G Protein-Coupled Receptor Function in Alzheimer’s Disease

Amantha Thathiah, PhD, assistant professor of neurobiology, School of Medicine, will present the next SVC lecture on Friday, Oct. 4, at noon, in BST S100A....

October 04, 2019 12:00 p.m.
04 Oct
A Beginner’s Introduction to Web-scraping

What is web-scraping, and why is everyone talking about it? This workshop will discuss the fundamentals of automating the retrieval of data from web sources,...

04 Oct
Office Hours For Innovators & Entrepreneurs at LifeXLabs

LifeX Labs offers innovators and entrepreneurs the opportunity to consult with experienced and trusted service providers at no cost. These 30-minute meetings...

04 Oct
Brand Briefings

Brand briefings are 20-30 minute presentations about the branding initiative including the research and discovery phase, as well as our brand drivers and...

October 04, 2019 2:00 p.m.
04 Oct
Judaism, Nazism and Antisemitism in Carl Jung and Sigmund Freud

5th Annual Karl Stern Lecture Judaism, Nazism, and Anti-Semitism in Carl Jung and Sigmund Freud Professor Daniel Burston, Duquesne Department of...

October 04, 2019 3:00 p.m.
04 Oct
Karen Adolph Collqouium

“Learning to Move and Moving to Learn” Basic manual and locomotor behaviors are foundational for learning and doing in the everyday environment. The...

04 Oct
Pitt-Johnstown Homecoming

Join Pitt-Johnstown students, staff, faculty, alumni, family, and friends for a full slate of fun and activities as Homecoming continues.

October 04, 2019 4:30 p.m.
04 Oct
LAB 1: Dr. Faustus Lights the Lights

Gertrude Stein's "Dr. Faustus Lights the Lights" is about a doctor selling his soul to the devil in exchange for knowledge.

October 04, 2019 8:00 p.m.
04 Oct
next to normal

next to normal is the story of Diana Goodman and her family. Traumatized by the death of her infant son from an undiagnosed intestinal obstruction, Diana has...

October 04, 2019 8:00 p.m.

Saturday, October 5

05 Oct
Art Show @ Pitt - Greensburg

The Art Show @ Pitt-Greensburg is intended to showcase the artistic talent of the campus community, as well as the talent of those who live and work in...

05 Oct
Pitt-Johnstown Homecoming

Join Pitt-Johnstown students, staff, faculty, alumni, family, and friends for a full slate of fun and activities as Homecoming continues.

October 05, 2019
05 Oct
Who is a Jew? Amiens, France, 1940-1945

This exhibit “Who is a Jew? Amiens, France, 1940-1945” contains the photo identification cards and other documents that David Rosenberg, a retired University...

05 Oct
A Trip to Cedar Point

Pitt Program Council is taking students to the amusement park Cedar Point located in Sandusky, Ohio. Tickets include transportation, admission, and an...

October 05, 2019 9:00 a.m.
05 Oct
LAB 1: Dr. Faustus Lights the Lights

Gertrude Stein's "Dr. Faustus Lights the Lights" is about a doctor selling his soul to the devil in exchange for knowledge.

October 05, 2019 2:00 p.m.
05 Oct
Pitt Choral Showcase

Hear a free concert of outstanding vocal music performed by Heinz Chapel Choir, Men’s Glee Club, and Women’s Choral Ensemble. Free

October 05, 2019 4:00 p.m.
05 Oct
Dinner Theatre to die for: Murder at the Drac Shack

Come supoport student veterans by attending this event. Enjoy a fun night of dinner theatre and find out who done it. This event is sponsored by Pitt Vets....

October 05, 2019 5:30 p.m.
05 Oct
LAB 1: Dr. Faustus Lights the Lights

Gertrude Stein's "Dr. Faustus Lights the Lights" is about a doctor selling his soul to the devil in exchange for knowledge.

October 05, 2019 8:00 p.m.
05 Oct
Music on the Edge: Roger Zahab Portrait Concert

This celebration of Roger Zahab’s remarkable contributions as composer, performer, and teacher will feature cellist David Russell and conductor/pianist Rob...

October 05, 2019 8:00 p.m.
05 Oct
next to normal

next to normal is the story of Diana Goodman and her family. Traumatized by the death of her infant son from an undiagnosed intestinal obstruction, Diana has...

October 05, 2019 8:00 p.m.

Sunday, October 6

06 Oct
Art Show @ Pitt - Greensburg

The Art Show @ Pitt-Greensburg is intended to showcase the artistic talent of the campus community, as well as the talent of those who live and work in...

06 Oct
Mobile Study Lab

Drop in to the ground floor of the Hillman Library to study with a group of likeminded students. A peer tutor will also be on hand to answer any questions...

06 Oct
Who is a Jew? Amiens, France, 1940-1945

This exhibit “Who is a Jew? Amiens, France, 1940-1945” contains the photo identification cards and other documents that David Rosenberg, a retired University...

06 Oct
Letterpress Demo Day

Letterpress was the main form of printing text for 500 years, starting from its invention in the 15th century. If you're interested in learning to tell your...

06 Oct
LAB 1: Dr. Faustus Lights the Lights

Gertrude Stein's "Dr. Faustus Lights the Lights" is about a doctor selling his soul to the devil in exchange for knowledge.

October 06, 2019 2:00 p.m.
06 Oct
next to normal

next to normal is the story of Diana Goodman and her family. Traumatized by the death of her infant son from an undiagnosed intestinal obstruction, Diana has...

October 06, 2019 2:00 p.m.

Monday, October 7

07 Oct
Art Show @ Pitt - Greensburg

The Art Show @ Pitt-Greensburg is intended to showcase the artistic talent of the campus community, as well as the talent of those who live and work in...

07 Oct
Mobile Study Lab

Drop in to the ground floor of the Hillman Library to study with a group of likeminded students. A peer tutor will also be on hand to answer any questions...

07 Oct
Who is a Jew? Amiens, France, 1940-1945

This exhibit “Who is a Jew? Amiens, France, 1940-1945” contains the photo identification cards and other documents that David Rosenberg, a retired University...

07 Oct
Dissertation Defense: Anqin Xu

Chemistry PhD Defense: Chemistry Meets DNA Nanostructures Advisor: Haitao Liu Committee members: Tara MeyerRaúl Hernández SánchezLei Li (Department of...

October 07, 2019 8:00 a.m.
07 Oct
Orientation to Research Fundamentals: Basics for Research Coordinators

The two-day CTSI Orientation to Research Fundamentals Program (October 7 - 8) is an intensive workshop which covers the basic concepts required to...

October 07, 2019 8:00 a.m.
07 Oct
Dissertation Defense: Guru Rajesh Jammy

"Skeletal and muscle health among rural south Indian older population" Epidemiology/Public Health Committee: Jane A. Cauley (chair) Department of...

October 07, 2019 10:00 a.m.
07 Oct
Painless PubMed

This one hour workshop is designed to quickly introduce or update you about searching in the PubMed database. Offered bi-weekly, the topics include: building...

07 Oct
Doctor of Occupational Therapy (OTD) Information Session

OTD Information Sessions are a great opportunity to meet with a current student and one of our faculty members who will answer your questions and provide...

October 07, 2019 12:00 p.m.
07 Oct
SSW Research Break: Older American Adults and Depression: A Zero-Inflated Poisson Regression Model

Presenter: Haeran Song Research Breaks promote a robust intellectual community by providing the opportunity to share works in progress and expertise. For...

October 07, 2019 12:00 p.m.
07 Oct
Pitt Nursing Career Fair

The Career Fair is open to all Pitt Nursing students at both the undergraduate and graduate level. Embrace the opportunity to network and submit your resume...

October 07, 2019 1:00 p.m.
07 Oct
Graduate Studies Monthly Office Hour

Nathan Urban, Vice Provost for Graduate Studies and Strategic Initiatives, holds a monthly office hour. Graduate students can stop by to ask questions and...

October 07, 2019 2:00 p.m.
07 Oct
IRB 101 for Exempt Studies

This session will provide faculty, staff, and students the opportunity to learn about exempt research projects. New federal regulations went into effect last...

October 07, 2019 2:00 p.m.
07 Oct
A Conversation with Poet and Translator Michelle Gil-Montero

Michelle Gil-Montero, Associate Professor of English at Saint Vincent College, is a poet and translator of contemporary Latin American poetry, hybrid-genre...

October 07, 2019 6:00 p.m.
07 Oct
"It's Kind of a Funny Story" Screening

A free screening of It's Kind of a Funny Story in Nordy's Place as a part of Mental Health Awareness Month. All Pitt Program Council events are open to all...

October 07, 2019 8:00 p.m.

Tuesday, October 8

08 Oct
Art Show @ Pitt - Greensburg

The Art Show @ Pitt-Greensburg is intended to showcase the artistic talent of the campus community, as well as the talent of those who live and work in...

08 Oct
Mobile Study Lab

Drop in to the ground floor of the Hillman Library to study with a group of likeminded students. A peer tutor will also be on hand to answer any questions...

08 Oct
Who is a Jew? Amiens, France, 1940-1945

This exhibit “Who is a Jew? Amiens, France, 1940-1945” contains the photo identification cards and other documents that David Rosenberg, a retired University...

08 Oct
Environmental Advocacy Breakfast

Break bagels with Raina Rippel, Director at Southwest Pennsylvania Environmental Health Project. RSVP required (so we have enough bagels for...

October 08, 2019 8:00 a.m.
08 Oct
Orientation to Research Fundamentals: Basics for Research Coordinators

The two-day CTSI Orientation to Research Fundamentals Program (October 7 - 8) is an intensive workshop which covers the basic concepts required to...

October 08, 2019 8:00 a.m.
08 Oct
Talent Center Education Session for Department Admins – Part-Time Faculty

This in-person session will give you a detailed overview on Pitt's new talent acquisition platform, Talent Center, with the help of a training specialist....

October 08, 2019 9:00 a.m.
08 Oct
Walk-In Flu Shots at Falk Pharmacy

Flu shot season is here! All faculty and staff, as well as their dependents, are encouraged to obtain a flu shot to help you stay healthy throughout the...

October 08, 2019 9:30 a.m.
08 Oct
Dissertation Defense: Tumader Khouja

"Oral Health Epidemiology and Policy in Disadvantaged Populations" Health Policy and Management/Public Health

October 08, 2019 10:00 a.m.
08 Oct
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,...

October 08, 2019 11:00 a.m.
08 Oct
Spanish Tertulia

Come join in the conversation and games--in Spanish! Speakers at all levels of the Spanish language are welcome at the gathering on designated Tuesdays in...

October 08, 2019 11:45 a.m.
08 Oct
Flu Shot Clinic - Mechanicsburg

Flu shot season is here! All faculty and staff, as well as their dependents, are encouraged to obtain a flu shot to help you stay healthy throughout the...

08 Oct
Homecoming Kick Off Event

Start the Homecoming Season off right with the Blue & Gold Society! Meet all of the homecoming court candiates, take a picture with Roc, or sing the fight...

October 08, 2019 12:00 p.m.
08 Oct
SSW Career Workshops: Resumes, Cover Letters & References

This session will provide participants information, tips and tricks on how to effectively create and customize action and results-oriented resumes and...

October 08, 2019 12:00 p.m.
08 Oct
Beyond Beginner Workshop: Getting Going with Pandas in Python

In this workshop, attendees will work at their own pace to learn basic data science tasks in Pandas. Pandas is a fantastic Python package which provides data...

08 Oct
Copyright for Scholarly Authors

Have you ever run into copyright questions when publishing your research? Ever needed to use someone else’s figure or image? Wondering what permission is...

October 08, 2019 1:00 p.m.
08 Oct
360 Degree Video Workshop: The Open Lab @ Hillman

In this hands-on workshop, participants learn to create 360° videos. Upon completing the first hour of the workshop, participants are authorized to...

October 08, 2019 2:30 p.m.
08 Oct
Xu Bing's Dragonfly Eyes

Film Screen and Conversation will be hosted in conjunction with "Materializing Memory: Contemporary Video Art from China." 4:30PM-5:30PM Pre-Event Reception...

October 08, 2019 4:30 p.m.
08 Oct
The Pitt Factor

Dust off your tap shoes and get your vocal chords ready; Pitt Program Council invites you to compete in The Pitt Factor! This is a performance-based...

October 08, 2019 8:30 p.m.
08 Oct
Mental Health Town Hall

As part of Mental Health Awareness Month, join the Student Government Board in a discussion about mental health.

October 08, 2019 8:45 p.m.

Wednesday, October 9

09 Oct
Art Show @ Pitt - Greensburg

The Art Show @ Pitt-Greensburg is intended to showcase the artistic talent of the campus community, as well as the talent of those who live and work in...

09 Oct
Mobile Study Lab

Drop in to the ground floor of the Hillman Library to study with a group of likeminded students. A peer tutor will also be on hand to answer any questions...

09 Oct
Who is a Jew? Amiens, France, 1940-1945

This exhibit “Who is a Jew? Amiens, France, 1940-1945” contains the photo identification cards and other documents that David Rosenberg, a retired University...

09 Oct
Pathway Enrichment Analysis--Open Access Tools

This is a 4-hour workshop. The morning session (10am - 12pm) provides a brief overview of bioinformatics concepts and software used for interpreting a gene...

09 Oct
Artful Wednesdays: Funky Fly Project

Enjoy the funk and contemporary jazz sounds of this local quartet appearing FREE in Nordy's during your lunch break! Free Lunch! No need to sign up, just...

October 09, 2019 12:00 p.m.
09 Oct
Graham Hatfull, PhD: Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences Seminar Series

Topic: Prospects for phage therapy of mycobacterial infections: opportunities and challenges

October 09, 2019 12:00 p.m.
09 Oct
Inclusive Language Training

This training will offer attendees the opportunity to learn about gender within cultures/systems/interpersonal exchanges. This one-hour training will aim to...

October 09, 2019 12:00 p.m.
09 Oct
ETD Workshop

Learn how to format your thesis or dissertation using the University’s Microsoft Word template. We’ll also cover converting the finished Word document to PDF...

October 09, 2019 1:00 p.m.
09 Oct
"Violette Leduc Wounded at Birth: The Bastard, the Insult, the Writer"

Lecture by Kaliane Ung, Visiting Assistant Professor of French This talk on French writer Violette Leduc examines her particular take on the insult from...

October 09, 2019 1:30 p.m.
09 Oct
Copyright and Your Thesis or Dissertation

What do you need to know about copyright for your thesis or dissertation? Join us for a workshop specifically about copyright and graduate student work....

October 09, 2019 2:00 p.m.
09 Oct
Fraternity and Sorority Life 101

All students interested in fraternity and sorority life are required to attend a Fraternity and Sorority Life (FSL) 101 session prior to recruitment or...

October 09, 2019 3:00 p.m.
09 Oct
Follow Your Curiosity: Finding Research Outside of FE-R

Discover the liberating process of undergraduate research, find faculty research mentorship, and learn paths toward self-directed research at the University.

October 09, 2019 5:00 p.m.
09 Oct
next to normal

next to normal is the story of Diana Goodman and her family. Traumatized by the death of her infant son from an undiagnosed intestinal obstruction, Diana has...

October 09, 2019 8:00 p.m.
09 Oct
Open Mic Open Minds

The Pitt Center for Creativity, in partnership with Pitt Active Minds, Pitt’s Mental Wellness Task Force, the University of Pittsburgh Counseling Center, and...

October 09, 2019 8:30 p.m.

Thursday, October 10