Events Calendar

April 6 - May 5, 2020

Monday, April 6

06 Apr
Birth Order: Behavioral Traits that Affect Your Life and Work: Life Solutions Webinar

Most of us have heard the long-held theory that birth order has an impact on who we are as an adult. Studies have indicated there is a great deal of truth to...

April 06, 2020
Virtual Event
06 Apr
Fysshynge Wyth an Angle

“Give me mine Angle, we’ll to the ‘River,” Berners, Shakespeare, Foster, & Rinehart: Four Views of Fysshynge wyth an Angle, 15th Century-20th Century,...

06 Apr
Oh the Horror! Movie Posters Starring in the George A. Romero Archival Collection

George Andrew Romero (February 4, 1940 – July 16, 2017) was an American-Canadian filmmaker, writer, and editor. He was born in the Bronx and eventually came...

06 Apr
Be Fit Pitt Workout: Make it Happen Morning

Be Fit Pitt powered by the Healthy Lifestyle Institute morning workout with Programming Director, Dr. Renee Rogers and Team. Expect 30 minutes of activity...

April 06, 2020 7:30 a.m.
Virtual Event
06 Apr
Calming Your Thoughts Workshop (undergraduate)

Examine unhealthy thought patterns and their impact on emotions and behaviors. Students will learn how to engage in cognitive restructuring to cope with...

April 06, 2020 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
06 Apr
Mindfulness & Self-Compassion Workshop (undergraduate)

Learn mindfulness skills that can improve your wellbeing and self-compassion. Explore negative thoughts that can impede your overall sense of self and learn...

April 06, 2020 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
06 Apr
Stumbling on Happiness Workshop (undergraduate)

Learn skills designed to help you embrace your life more fully and experience the happiness you seek. Happiness is all around us, sometimes we just have to...

April 06, 2020 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
06 Apr
Be Fit Pitt Workout: Mid-Morning Mash-Up

Be Fit Pitt powered by the Healthy Lifestyle Institute mid-morning workout with Programming Director, Dr. Renee Rogers and Team. Expect 30 minutes of...

April 06, 2020 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
06 Apr
Dissertation Defense: Zheqi Li

Molecular Pharmacology Graduate Program PhD Defense: Hotspot Mutations on Estrogen Receptor- are Multimodal and Contextual Drivers of Breast Cancer Endocrine...

06 Apr
Supporting Survivors: A Workshop for Faculty, Staff, and Graduate Students

Join Pittsburgh Action Against Rape (PAAR) and the Title IX Office for an interactive workshop designed to help faculty and staff members best support...

April 06, 2020 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
06 Apr
Finals: Creating and Using Rubrics for Remote Delivery Courses

Planning to use a final assessment that isn’t an exam, but not sure how to grade and offer feedback efficiently on a project or presentation in a remote...

April 06, 2020 11:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
06 Apr
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...

April 06, 2020 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
06 Apr
PhD Defense: Ognjen Kojanic

Ownership vs. Property Rights in a Worker-Owned Company in Post-Socialist...

April 06, 2020 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
06 Apr
Shaun Eack

There will be a great open discussion led by faculty members Shaun Eack and Jamie Booth about working remotely with your team as well as other ideas and...

April 06, 2020 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
06 Apr
Three Minute Thesis University Competition

The Pitt 3MT competition is now open to eligible graduate students in all schools. In order to participate you will need to do the following: Record your...

April 06, 2020 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
06 Apr
Be Fit Pitt Workout: Lunch with a Punch Energizer

Be Fit Pitt powered by the Healthy Lifestyle Institute lunchtime energizer workout with Programming Director, Dr. Renee Rogers and Team. Expect 15 minutes...

April 06, 2020 12:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
06 Apr
Dissertation Defense: Alessandra Buccella- Dept of Philosophy

Alessandra Buccella will defend her dissertation “Perceptual Constancy” Due to current university closures, the defense will take place remotely. Join us on...

April 06, 2020 12:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
06 Apr
ETD Workshop

This workshop has been moved to Zoom! (https://pitt.zoom.us/j/991901556) Learn how to format your thesis or dissertation using the University’s Microsoft...

April 06, 2020 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
06 Apr
Finding Hope & Meaning Workshop (undergraduate)

Cultivate meaning and purpose by examining your strengths and values to see how it influences your sense of hope. Explore ways to establish purpose with...

April 06, 2020 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
06 Apr
Healthy Coping Skills Workshop (undergraduate)

Learn how to cope when faced with stress and demands of college and life. This workshop will teach you healthy coping skills including coping while social...

April 06, 2020 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
06 Apr
Maintaining Emotional Balance Workshop (undergraduate)

Learn simple and effecitve skills to help regulate your body's response to stress. After the workshop, you should have a basic understanding of how the body...

April 06, 2020 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
06 Apr
Copyright and Your Thesis or Dissertation

We are moving this workshop to Zoom! (https://pitt.zoom.us/j/420389406) What do you need to know about copyright for your thesis or dissertation? Join us...

April 06, 2020 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
06 Apr
Dissertation Defense for Piper Corp

After hard work researching and writing, Piper Corp will defend the dissertation titled, "Seeing together, Seeing for Ourselves: John Locke's Search for...

April 06, 2020 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
06 Apr
Dissertation Defense: Jack Samuel - Dept of Philosophy

Jack Samuel will defend his dissertation “The Sociality of Agency” Due to current university closures, the defense will take place remotely. Join us on...

April 06, 2020 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
06 Apr
Cathedral

Biomedical Informatics Graduate Program PhD Defense: Design, Development, and Evaluation of a Laboratory Order Entry and Results Review System for a...

April 06, 2020 2:00 p.m.
06 Apr
Finals: Conducting Exams in Blackboard

If your face-to-face exams are shifting to online delivery, you may have questions about generating question types, inputting feedback, adjusting settings...

April 06, 2020 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
06 Apr
photo of coffee and paint palette

Are you getting a little tired of working on your creative projects by yourself? Feeling a slump in motivation mid-afternoon? Missing the chance to hang out...

April 06, 2020 2:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
06 Apr
Fraternity and Sorority Life 101

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

April 06, 2020 3:00 p.m.
06 Apr
Coping with Anxiety Workshop (undergraduate)

Learn to manage your anxiety by learning the symptoms of anxiety and panic. Learn strategies to manage anxiety including cognitive strategies, self-care, and...

April 06, 2020 4:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
06 Apr
Managing Financial Stress Workshop (undergraduate)

Navigate your finances in a way that supports your overall wellbeing. Learn strategies to cope with economic stressors and make informed decisions...

April 06, 2020 4:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
06 Apr
Stress Management Workshop (undergraduate)

Learn the difference between chronic stress and healthy stress. Learn various indicators of stress including behavioral, cognitive, physical, and emotional....

April 06, 2020 4:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
06 Apr
Virtual Meditation (Mondays)

During this time of uncertainty, it can be a challenge to manage new stressors and stay connected with others. In an effort to stay connected and facilitate...

April 06, 2020 5:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
06 Apr
Mindful Mondays with Coach Jamel Felder owner of Big Dawg Built and Fielderz Choice.

Join in for a body workout from the dynamic Jamel Felder. Jamel trains many people of all shapes, sizes, and ages. Each class is different and geared...

April 06, 2020 6:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
06 Apr
Be Fit Pitt Workout: Finish Strong Pitt

Be Fit Pitt powered by the Healthy Lifestyle Institute mid-morning workout with Programming Director, Dr. Renee Rogers and Team. Expect 30 minutes of...

April 06, 2020 7:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
06 Apr
Head Over Heels

A jukebox musical featuring the songs of The Go-Go’s, Head Over Heels is the story of what happens when the royal court of Arcadia is threatened by the...

April 06, 2020 8:00 p.m.

Tuesday, April 7

07 Apr
Birth Order: Behavioral Traits that Affect Your Life and Work: Life Solutions Webinar

Most of us have heard the long-held theory that birth order has an impact on who we are as an adult. Studies have indicated there is a great deal of truth to...

April 07, 2020
Virtual Event
07 Apr
Fysshynge Wyth an Angle

“Give me mine Angle, we’ll to the ‘River,” Berners, Shakespeare, Foster, & Rinehart: Four Views of Fysshynge wyth an Angle, 15th Century-20th Century,...

07 Apr
Oh the Horror! Movie Posters Starring in the George A. Romero Archival Collection

George Andrew Romero (February 4, 1940 – July 16, 2017) was an American-Canadian filmmaker, writer, and editor. He was born in the Bronx and eventually came...

07 Apr
Be Fit Pitt Workout: Make it Happen Morning

Be Fit Pitt powered by the Healthy Lifestyle Institute morning workout with Programming Director, Dr. Renee Rogers and Team. Expect 30 minutes of activity...

April 07, 2020 7:30 a.m.
Virtual Event
07 Apr
Breakfast with Surgeon Sara Myers

This event has been postponed until further notice. Break bagels with Sara Myers from Pitt Surgery. She's doing incredible work on gender disparities in...

April 07, 2020 8:00 a.m.
07 Apr
Student Loan Assistance Program: Live Webinar

Join TIAA and public benefit company Savi for a live webinar to learn about the new Student Loan Assistance program available to University faculty and...

April 07, 2020 8:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
07 Apr
Coping with Anxiety Workshop (graduate)

Learn to manage your anxiety by learning the symptoms of anxiety and panic. Learn strategies to manage anxiety including cognitive strategies, self-care, and...

April 07, 2020 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
07 Apr
Managing Financial Stress Workshop (graduate)

Navigate your finances in a way that supports your overall wellbeing. Learn strategies to cope with economic stressors and make informed decisions...

April 07, 2020 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
07 Apr
Stress Management Workshop (graduate)

Learn the difference between chronic stress and healthy stress. Learn various indicators of stress including behavioral, cognitive, physical, and emotional....

April 07, 2020 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
07 Apr
Supporting Trans and Non-Binary Community Members: Virtual FSDP Workshop

This session will provide participants with the opportunity to practice inclusive language, discuss societal barriers to inclusion and gain tools that can be...

April 07, 2020 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
07 Apr
Be Fit Pitt Workout: Mid-Morning Mash-Up

Be Fit Pitt powered by the Healthy Lifestyle Institute mid-morning workout with Programming Director, Dr. Renee Rogers and Team. Expect 30 minutes of...

April 07, 2020 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
07 Apr
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...

April 07, 2020 11:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
07 Apr
Zoom Training Webinar

New to Zoom? You’re not the only one! Pitt IT and Zoom have teamed up to bring you this live, interactive webinar to help get you up to speed. Learn the...

April 07, 2020 11:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
07 Apr
McGowan Seminar Series

Dr. Young Jae Chun & Moataz Elsisy (Industrial Engineering, Pitt) Translational Research on Advanced Nitinol Medical Devices

April 07, 2020 11:30 a.m.
07 Apr
Professor teaching

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...

April 07, 2020 11:45 a.m.
07 Apr
Finals: Essentials of Remote Grading and Feedback

Like objects in a car mirror, the end of the semester is closer than it appears. Have you been effectively assessing student progress in the remote learning...

April 07, 2020 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
07 Apr
Introduction to Mindfulness: Virtual FSDP Workshop

Mindfulness is a practice that has been found to benefit both psychological and physical health. In this class, participants will be introduced to the...

April 07, 2020 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
07 Apr
Rich Cordray in Conversation with David Hickton

This event has been postponed until further notice. Join Pitt Cyber, Pitt Law, Honors College, Matthew B. Ridgway Center, and Pitt Business for a brown bag...

April 07, 2020 12:00 p.m.
07 Apr
Virtual Meditation (Tuesdays)

During this time of uncertainty, it can be a challenge to manage new stressors and stay connected with others. In an effort to stay connected and facilitate...

April 07, 2020 12:15 p.m.
Virtual Event
07 Apr
Be Fit Pitt Workout: Lunch with a Punch Energizer

Be Fit Pitt powered by the Healthy Lifestyle Institute lunchtime energizer workout with Programming Director, Dr. Renee Rogers and Team. Expect 15 minutes...

April 07, 2020 12:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
07 Apr
Rule of Law Around the World: Part II

Continuing a long tradition at CILE, this is the second of two sessions this year in which Pitt Law LLM students will talk to the Pitt Law community on...

April 07, 2020 12:30 p.m.
07 Apr
Calming Your Thoughts Workshop (graduate)

Examine unhealthy thought patterns and their impact on emotions and behaviors. Students will learn how to engage in cognitive restructuring to cope with...

April 07, 2020 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
07 Apr
Mindfulness & Self-Compassion Workshop (graduate)

Learn mindfulness skills that can improve your wellbeing and self-compassion. Explore negative thoughts that can impede your overall sense of self and learn...

April 07, 2020 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
07 Apr
Stumbling on Happiness Workshop (graduate)

Learn skills designed to help you embrace your life more fully and experience the happiness you seek. Happiness is all around us, sometimes we just have to...

April 07, 2020 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
07 Apr
Caregiving and COVID-19 Webinar

The COVID-19 pandemic has left many people, especially family caregivers, with many questions about how to protect themselves and those that they provide...

April 07, 2020 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
07 Apr
Cathedral

Biomedical Informatics Graduate Program PhD Defense: Predicting cancer drug effectiveness with deep learning artificial intelligence Major Advisor: Xinghua...

April 07, 2020 2:00 p.m.
07 Apr
International Tea Time

Join the University Counseling Center for a virtual tea time hangout! UCC staff will lead a discussion on some of the challenges facing our international...

April 07, 2020 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
07 Apr
Pitt's COVID-19 Mental Wellness Action

Do you miss the social interaction on campus? Do you feel isolated taking online classes by yourself? Are you confronted with stress and anxiety in this time...

April 07, 2020 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
07 Apr
3D Scanning to 3D Printing

3D Scanning to 3D Printing with The Digital Stewardship Lab and Open Lab @ Hillman This interactive workshop will cover the basics of 3D scanning and 3D...

07 Apr
photo of coffee and paint palette

Are you getting a little tired of working on your creative projects by yourself? Feeling a slump in motivation mid-afternoon? Missing the chance to hang out...

April 07, 2020 2:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
07 Apr
Dissertation Defense: Anastasia Gorelova

Molecular Pharmacology Graduate Program PhD Defense: The Role of EBP50 in Regulating Endothelial-To-Mesenchymal Transition in Pulmonary Hypertension Major...

07 Apr
Finding Hope & Meaning Workshop (graduate)

Cultivate meaning and purpose by examining your strengths and values to see how it influences your sense of hope. Explore ways to establish purpose with...

April 07, 2020 4:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
07 Apr
Healthy Coping Skills Workshop (graduate)

Learn how to cope when faced with stress and demands of college and life. This workshop will teach you healthy coping skills including coping while social...

April 07, 2020 4:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
07 Apr
Maintaining Emotional Balance Workshop (graduate)

Learn simple and effecitve skills to help regulate your body's response to stress. After the workshop, you should have a basic understanding of how the body...

April 07, 2020 4:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
07 Apr
Virtual Tea Time with the Stress Free Zone

The Stress Free Zone hopes to lessen the effects of limited social connectivity and gather Pitt students together for a Virtual Tea Time to discuss ways...

April 07, 2020 4:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
07 Apr
Meet a Nurse Midwife

Join Ali Barrett and Abby Slocum for a conversation about nurse midwifery, what it means to them to work with women throughout the lifespan, and how midwives...

April 07, 2020 5:30 p.m.
07 Apr
Finals: Creating and Using Rubrics for Remote Delivery Courses

Planning to use a final assessment that isn’t an exam, but not sure how to grade and offer feedback efficiently on a project or presentation in a remote...

April 07, 2020 6:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
07 Apr
Organ Transplantation – Past, Present, and Future

David Cooper, MD Co-Director, Xenotransplantation Program Department of Surgery University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) C.F. Reynolds Medical History...

April 07, 2020 6:00 p.m.
07 Apr
The Team Teal Games

This event has been postponed until further notice. Pitt’s varsity baseball and softball teams’ contests on April 7th will be the Teal Games. Competing...

07 Apr
Tranquil Tuesdays--Yoga with Kelly Morgan owner of Morgainz Fitness

Join Kelly Morgan for a yoga workout that is designed for all shapes, sizes, and ages. Kelly is energetic and very knowledgeable on healthy eating and...

April 07, 2020 6:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
07 Apr
Be Fit Pitt Workout: Finish Strong Pitt

Be Fit Pitt powered by the Healthy Lifestyle Institute mid-morning workout with Programming Director, Dr. Renee Rogers and Team. Expect 30 minutes of...

April 07, 2020 7:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
07 Apr
Head Over Heels

A jukebox musical featuring the songs of The Go-Go’s, Head Over Heels is the story of what happens when the royal court of Arcadia is threatened by the...

April 07, 2020 8:00 p.m.
07 Apr
Wine Tasting

​Come try the fin​er things in life with Pitt Program Council's annual Wine Tasting! Wine Tasting will take place on Tuesday, April 7th at 8:30pm. Doors open...

April 07, 2020 8:30 p.m.

Wednesday, April 8

08 Apr
Birth Order: Behavioral Traits that Affect Your Life and Work: Life Solutions Webinar

Most of us have heard the long-held theory that birth order has an impact on who we are as an adult. Studies have indicated there is a great deal of truth to...

April 08, 2020
Virtual Event
08 Apr
Fysshynge Wyth an Angle

“Give me mine Angle, we’ll to the ‘River,” Berners, Shakespeare, Foster, & Rinehart: Four Views of Fysshynge wyth an Angle, 15th Century-20th Century,...

08 Apr
Oh the Horror! Movie Posters Starring in the George A. Romero Archival Collection

George Andrew Romero (February 4, 1940 – July 16, 2017) was an American-Canadian filmmaker, writer, and editor. He was born in the Bronx and eventually came...

08 Apr
Be Fit Pitt Workout: Make it Happen Morning

Be Fit Pitt powered by the Healthy Lifestyle Institute morning workout with Programming Director, Dr. Renee Rogers and Team. Expect 30 minutes of activity...

April 08, 2020 7:30 a.m.
Virtual Event
08 Apr
Chemical Hygiene and Formaldehyde Awareness Combo Training

Target Audience: Chemical Hygiene Training is required for employees working in University of Pittsburgh laboratories where chemicals are being...

April 08, 2020 8:30 a.m.
08 Apr
Finding Hope & Meaning Workshop (undergraduate)

Cultivate meaning and purpose by examining your strengths and values to see how it influences your sense of hope. Explore ways to establish purpose with...

April 08, 2020 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
08 Apr
Healthy Coping Skills Workshop (undergraduate)

Learn how to cope when faced with stress and demands of college and life. This workshop will teach you healthy coping skills including coping while social...

April 08, 2020 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
08 Apr
Maintaining Emotional Balance Workshop (undergraduate)

Learn simple and effecitve skills to help regulate your body's response to stress. After the workshop, you should have a basic understanding of how the body...

April 08, 2020 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
08 Apr
Managing Staff Performance (Maximizing Your Staff's Potential): Virtual FSDP Workshop

One of the supervisor’s most important responsibilities is to provide a framework that enables staff to develop their performance and achieve goals. This...

April 08, 2020 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
08 Apr
Virtual Graduate Studies Monthly Office Hour

Nathan Urban, Vice Provost for Graduate Studies and Strategic Initiatives, holds a monthly office hour.

April 08, 2020 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
08 Apr
Dissertation Defense: Jeff Weston

Jeff Weston will defend his doctoral dissertation “To the Fullest: Organicism and Becoming in Julius Eastman’s Evil N****r (1979)” for the PhD Degree in...

April 08, 2020 9:30 a.m.
Virtual Event
08 Apr
Be Fit Pitt Workout: Mid-Morning Mash-Up

Be Fit Pitt powered by the Healthy Lifestyle Institute mid-morning workout with Programming Director, Dr. Renee Rogers and Team. Expect 30 minutes of...

April 08, 2020 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
08 Apr
Genetic Variation

This is a 4-hour workshop. The morning session (10am - 12pm) provides a brief overview of human genetic variations and cancer mutations. The afternoon...

April 08, 2020 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
08 Apr
Finals: Creating Scaffolded Projects for Remote Delivery Courses

Scaffolded projects, or projects that students submit in pieces, gradually building and revising towards a completed artifact, can be a beneficial means of...

April 08, 2020 10:30 a.m.
Virtual Event
08 Apr
International Tea Time

Join the University Counseling Center for a virtual tea time hangout! UCC staff will lead a discussion on some of the challenges facing our international...

April 08, 2020 11:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
08 Apr
Be Fit Pitt Workout: Lunch with a Punch Energizer

Be Fit Pitt powered by the Healthy Lifestyle Institute lunchtime energizer workout with Programming Director, Dr. Renee Rogers and Team. Expect 15 minutes...

April 08, 2020 12:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
08 Apr
Cathedral

This week at Fletcher, David Young, Partner, BCG, and Paul Polman, former CEO of Unilever spoke about their visions for the business response to COVID-19,...

April 08, 2020 12:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
08 Apr
Coping with Anxiety Workshop (undergraduate)

Learn to manage your anxiety by learning the symptoms of anxiety and panic. Learn strategies to manage anxiety including cognitive strategies, self-care, and...

April 08, 2020 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
08 Apr
Finals: Assessing Student Learning with Presentations

A course-based presentation is an excellent opportunity for assessing students understanding of the content. Whether in-person or online, students can...

April 08, 2020 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
08 Apr
Introduction to Network Analysis and Visualization

The advancement of interconnected information and communication technologies have made networks one of the dominant ways of analyzing the use and flow of...

08 Apr
Managing Financial Stress Workshop (undergraduate)

Navigate your finances in a way that supports your overall wellbeing. Learn strategies to cope with economic stressors and make informed decisions...

April 08, 2020 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
08 Apr
Stress Management Workshop (undergraduate)

Learn the difference between chronic stress and healthy stress. Learn various indicators of stress including behavioral, cognitive, physical, and emotional....

April 08, 2020 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
08 Apr
photo of coffee and paint palette

Are you getting a little tired of working on your creative projects by yourself? Feeling a slump in motivation mid-afternoon? Missing the chance to hang out...

April 08, 2020 2:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
08 Apr
Virtual Cooking Class

Join Pitt Program Council and Crate Cooking school for a virtual cooking class! The specially-curated menu will highlight an entree (with a vegan/vegetarian...

April 08, 2020 3:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
08 Apr
Calming Your Thoughts Workshop (undergraduate)

Examine unhealthy thought patterns and their impact on emotions and behaviors. Students will learn how to engage in cognitive restructuring to cope with...

April 08, 2020 4:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
08 Apr
Mindfulness & Self-Compassion Workshop (undergraduate)

Learn mindfulness skills that can improve your wellbeing and self-compassion. Explore negative thoughts that can impede your overall sense of self and learn...

April 08, 2020 4:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
08 Apr
PCPR Presents: Annika Malmberg

Seminar titled: Sarepta Therapeutics Pursuing new therapies to relieve chronic pain

08 Apr
Stumbling on Happiness Workshop (undergraduate)

Learn skills designed to help you embrace your life more fully and experience the happiness you seek. Happiness is all around us, sometimes we just have to...

April 08, 2020 4:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
08 Apr
Case Presentations:  Gastroenterology

Kishore Vipperla, MD - GI Fellow, Year III

April 08, 2020 5:00 p.m.
08 Apr
Wellness Wednesday HIIT it with Anna Johns Strong-Healthy Eating

Former UPJ volleyball athlete Anna Johns, will not only host a brief workout, but she will also be sharing different types of unique and healthy cooking recipes

April 08, 2020 6:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
08 Apr
Finals: Assessing Student Learning with Presentations

A course-based presentation is an excellent opportunity for assessing students understanding of the content. Whether in-person or online, students can...

April 08, 2020 7:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
08 Apr
Be Fit Pitt Workout: Finish Strong Pitt

Be Fit Pitt powered by the Healthy Lifestyle Institute mid-morning workout with Programming Director, Dr. Renee Rogers and Team. Expect 30 minutes of...

April 08, 2020 7:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
08 Apr
Head Over Heels

A jukebox musical featuring the songs of The Go-Go’s, Head Over Heels is the story of what happens when the royal court of Arcadia is threatened by the...

April 08, 2020 8:00 p.m.

Thursday, April 9

09 Apr
Birth Order: Behavioral Traits that Affect Your Life and Work: Life Solutions Webinar

Most of us have heard the long-held theory that birth order has an impact on who we are as an adult. Studies have indicated there is a great deal of truth to...

April 09, 2020
Virtual Event
09 Apr
Fysshynge Wyth an Angle

“Give me mine Angle, we’ll to the ‘River,” Berners, Shakespeare, Foster, & Rinehart: Four Views of Fysshynge wyth an Angle, 15th Century-20th Century,...

09 Apr
Oh the Horror! Movie Posters Starring in the George A. Romero Archival Collection

George Andrew Romero (February 4, 1940 – July 16, 2017) was an American-Canadian filmmaker, writer, and editor. He was born in the Bronx and eventually came...

09 Apr
Be Fit Pitt Workout: Make it Happen Morning

Be Fit Pitt powered by the Healthy Lifestyle Institute morning workout with Programming Director, Dr. Renee Rogers and Team. Expect 30 minutes of activity...

April 09, 2020 7:30 a.m.
Virtual Event
09 Apr
Basics of Federal Contract Administration: Virtual FSDP Workshop

This workshop offers a basic overview of the federal contract process. Content includes a submission process overview, an overview of key issues, financial...

April 09, 2020 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
09 Apr
Calming Your Thoughts Workshop (graduate)

Examine unhealthy thought patterns and their impact on emotions and behaviors. Students will learn how to engage in cognitive restructuring to cope with...

April 09, 2020 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
09 Apr
Mindfulness & Self-Compassion Workshop (graduate)

Learn mindfulness skills that can improve your wellbeing and self-compassion. Explore negative thoughts that can impede your overall sense of self and learn...

April 09, 2020 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
09 Apr
Stumbling on Happiness Workshop (graduate)

Learn skills designed to help you embrace your life more fully and experience the happiness you seek. Happiness is all around us, sometimes we just have to...

April 09, 2020 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
09 Apr
Be Fit Pitt Workout: Mid-Morning Mash-Up

Be Fit Pitt powered by the Healthy Lifestyle Institute mid-morning workout with Programming Director, Dr. Renee Rogers and Team. Expect 30 minutes of...

April 09, 2020 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
09 Apr
Share Data with the Pitt Data Catalog

In this coffee break, learn how to advertise your data in the Pitt Data Catalog to help increase the reproducibility of your research, without having to make...

April 09, 2020 10:30 a.m.
Virtual Event
09 Apr
Day at the Spa

Treat yourself to FREE ​spa services in the days leading up to the last week of classes & looming final exams, courtesy of the Pitt Program Council's annual...

April 09, 2020 11:00 a.m.
09 Apr
Molecular Biophysics/Structural Biology Seminar, Sua Myong, Ph.D.

Sua Myong, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Department of Biophysics, Johns Hopkins University

April 09, 2020 11:00 a.m.
09 Apr
Remote Dissertation Defense: Shawna McDermott

Shawn McDermott will defend the thesis, Visualizing the Future: Childhood, Race, and Imperialism in Children’s Magazines 1873-1939, and the defense will be...

April 09, 2020 11:00 a.m.
09 Apr
Thesis Defense: Emilie Loudenslager

Emilie Loudenslager will present her BSN-Honors thesis, ”The Role of a PGC1-a Variation in Patient Outcomes After Severe Traumatic Brain Injury," with...

April 09, 2020 11:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
09 Apr
CRSP Speaker Series: "Confronting Racial Bias in Social Media Data and AI Tools against Gun Violence"

Speaker: Desmond U. Patton, PhD, MSW Associate Professor, Columbia School of Social Work and Department of Sociology, Associate Dean for Curriculum...

April 09, 2020 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
09 Apr
Magic at Home

Bored and looking to brush up on your magic skils? Join Pitt Program Council for a stream of magician Lee Terbosic, an entertainer continuously proving that...

April 09, 2020 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
09 Apr
Pitt IT Expert Partners' Meeting

Topics include: Demos of new Virtual Desktops for Remote Work and the Virtual Computing LabRequirements for departments that purchase and ship devices to...

April 09, 2020 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
09 Apr
Student Loan Assistance Program: Live Webinar

Join TIAA and public benefit company Savi for a live webinar to learn about the new Student Loan Assistance program available to University faculty and...

April 09, 2020 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
09 Apr
Thursday's in Black

This event has been postponed until further notice. Every THURSDAY people around the WORLD wear BLACK as a symbol of STRENGTH and COURAGE, representing our...

April 09, 2020 12:00 p.m.
09 Apr
Be Fit Pitt Workout: Lunch with a Punch Energizer

Be Fit Pitt powered by the Healthy Lifestyle Institute lunchtime energizer workout with Programming Director, Dr. Renee Rogers and Team. Expect 15 minutes...

April 09, 2020 12:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
09 Apr
photo of poetry reading in a parking space

We are currently investigating the possibility of moving this event online via Zoom. Please stay tuned for additional information. Today, it’s just a...

09 Apr
The Dictator Novel: Writers and Politics in the Global South

This event has been postponed until further notice. The Humanities Center welcomes Magali Armillas-Tiseyra (Penn State University, Comparative Literature)....

April 09, 2020 12:30 p.m.
09 Apr
Finals: Creating and Using Rubrics for Remote Delivery Courses

Planning to use a final assessment that isn’t an exam, but not sure how to grade and offer feedback efficiently on a project or presentation in a remote...

April 09, 2020 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
09 Apr
Finding Hope & Meaning Workshop (graduate)

Cultivate meaning and purpose by examining your strengths and values to see how it influences your sense of hope. Explore ways to establish purpose with...

April 09, 2020 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
09 Apr
Healthy Coping Skills Workshop (graduate)

Learn how to cope when faced with stress and demands of college and life. This workshop will teach you healthy coping skills including coping while social...

April 09, 2020 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
09 Apr
Maintaining Emotional Balance Workshop (graduate)

Learn simple and effecitve skills to help regulate your body's response to stress. After the workshop, you should have a basic understanding of how the body...

April 09, 2020 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
09 Apr
MAR-PHTC workshop

Preventive medicine physician and director of the Center for Public Health Practice Wendy Braund joins fellow Pitt Public Health faculty IDM’s Jeremy...

April 09, 2020 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
09 Apr
Live Interview: Socialism for Realists

A live interview with Sam Gindin (University of Toronto). Please register to join us on Zoom:...

April 09, 2020 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
09 Apr
photo of coffee and paint palette

Are you getting a little tired of working on your creative projects by yourself? Feeling a slump in motivation mid-afternoon? Missing the chance to hang out...

April 09, 2020 2:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
09 Apr
 Finals: Conducting Exams in Blackboard

If your face-to-face exams are shifting to online delivery, you may have questions about generating question types, inputting feedback, adjusting settings...

April 09, 2020 3:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
09 Apr
Canvas for Remote Instruction

For instructors who are already familiar with Canvas or who have attended a previous Canvas training. We present a brief supplemental webinar covering tools...

April 09, 2020 3:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
09 Apr
Virtual Improvisation for Mentoring Conversations

In celebration of Graduate-Professional Student Appreciation Week, join us in this fun and unique workshop! Participants will be introduced to the principles...

April 09, 2020 3:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
09 Apr
Aging Institute Research Seminar Series

As part of the Aging Research Seminar Series, Richard I. Morimoto, PhD, Bill and Gayle Cook Professor of Biology; Director, Rice Institute for Biomedical...

09 Apr
Coping with Anxiety Workshop (graduate)

Learn to manage your anxiety by learning the symptoms of anxiety and panic. Learn strategies to manage anxiety including cognitive strategies, self-care, and...

April 09, 2020 4:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
09 Apr
ID Grand Rounds - Raj Gandhi, MD

Join ID Grand Rounds as special guest Dr. Raj Gandhi presents. Dr. Gandhi is the Director of HIV Clinical Services and Education at Massachusetts General...

April 09, 2020 4:00 p.m.
09 Apr
Managing Financial Stress Workshop (graduate)

Navigate your finances in a way that supports your overall wellbeing. Learn strategies to cope with economic stressors and make informed decisions...

April 09, 2020 4:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
09 Apr
color digital sketch of unicorn

Pre-registration requested: register here This workshop will go through some of the basics of using the free digital design software Krita to turn your...

April 09, 2020 4:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
09 Apr
Stress Management Workshop (graduate)

Learn the difference between chronic stress and healthy stress. Learn various indicators of stress including behavioral, cognitive, physical, and emotional....

April 09, 2020 4:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
09 Apr
Public Health Dean Search

Search committee members and search chair Bernard J. Costello are pleased to announce an open, online meeting of the search committee for a new dean for the...

April 09, 2020 4:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
09 Apr
Student Loan Assistance Program: Live Webinar

Join TIAA and public benefit company Savi for a live webinar to learn about the new Student Loan Assistance program available to University faculty and...

April 09, 2020 5:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
09 Apr
Promoting Healthy Manhood: Engaging Men to Prevent Sexual Violence

This event has been postponed until further notice. Join faculty, staff and students for an interactive workship exploring healthy manhood,...

April 09, 2020 5:30 p.m.
09 Apr
Finals: Essentials of Remote Grading and Feedback

Like objects in a car mirror, the end of the semester is closer than it appears. Have you been effectively assessing student progress in the remote learning...

April 09, 2020 6:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
09 Apr
ZOOMba with Stephanie Allison, owner of Vibe Fitness

Get your dancing shoes ready and have some fun with Vibe Fitness owner, Stephanie Allison. Stephanie is trained to do all types of classes (HIIT, Cycling,...

April 09, 2020 6:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
09 Apr
TESSA Talks

This event has been postponed until further notice. Discussion for students, by students. Technology - Education - Science - Society - Art Every other...

April 09, 2020 7:00 p.m.
09 Apr
Be Fit Pitt Workout: Finish Strong Pitt

Be Fit Pitt powered by the Healthy Lifestyle Institute mid-morning workout with Programming Director, Dr. Renee Rogers and Team. Expect 30 minutes of...

April 09, 2020 7:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
09 Apr
Head Over Heels

A jukebox musical featuring the songs of The Go-Go’s, Head Over Heels is the story of what happens when the royal court of Arcadia is threatened by the...

April 09, 2020 8:00 p.m.
09 Apr
photo of Center for Creativity Open Mic crowd

Our monthly open mic nights are Zooming ahead! Our March open mic is moving online via Zoom. As always, we're open to work in any genre: music, spoken word,...

April 09, 2020 8:30 p.m.
Virtual Event

Friday, April 10

10 Apr
Birth Order: Behavioral Traits that Affect Your Life and Work: Life Solutions Webinar

Most of us have heard the long-held theory that birth order has an impact on who we are as an adult. Studies have indicated there is a great deal of truth to...

April 10, 2020
Virtual Event
10 Apr
Fysshynge Wyth an Angle

“Give me mine Angle, we’ll to the ‘River,” Berners, Shakespeare, Foster, & Rinehart: Four Views of Fysshynge wyth an Angle, 15th Century-20th Century,...

10 Apr
Oh the Horror! Movie Posters Starring in the George A. Romero Archival Collection

George Andrew Romero (February 4, 1940 – July 16, 2017) was an American-Canadian filmmaker, writer, and editor. He was born in the Bronx and eventually came...

10 Apr
Be Fit Pitt Workout: Make it Happen Morning

Be Fit Pitt powered by the Healthy Lifestyle Institute morning workout with Programming Director, Dr. Renee Rogers and Team. Expect 30 minutes of activity...

April 10, 2020 7:30 a.m.
Virtual Event
10 Apr
Coping with Anxiety Workshop (undergraduate)

Learn to manage your anxiety by learning the symptoms of anxiety and panic. Learn strategies to manage anxiety including cognitive strategies, self-care, and...

April 10, 2020 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
10 Apr
Managing Financial Stress Workshop (undergraduate)

Navigate your finances in a way that supports your overall wellbeing. Learn strategies to cope with economic stressors and make informed decisions...

April 10, 2020 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
10 Apr
Stress Management Workshop (undergraduate)

Learn the difference between chronic stress and healthy stress. Learn various indicators of stress including behavioral, cognitive, physical, and emotional....

April 10, 2020 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
10 Apr
Be Fit Pitt Workout: Mid-Morning Mash-Up

Be Fit Pitt powered by the Healthy Lifestyle Institute mid-morning workout with Programming Director, Dr. Renee Rogers and Team. Expect 30 minutes of...

April 10, 2020 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
10 Apr
Finals: Assessing Student Learning with Presentations

Workshop DescriptionA course-based presentation is an excellent opportunity for assessing students understanding of the content. Whether in-person or online,...

April 10, 2020 10:30 a.m.
Virtual Event
10 Apr
Photo Restoration in Photoshop

Join us for an informal hour of photo restoration. During this hour-long demo, we will explore the tools and decision-making processes required to clean and...

April 10, 2020 11:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
10 Apr
Zoom Training Webinar

New to Zoom? You’re not the only one! Pitt IT and Zoom have teamed up to bring you this live, interactive webinar to help get you up to speed. Learn the...

April 10, 2020 11:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
10 Apr
Good Friday Service

Hosted by Lutheran University Center, Rev. Brian Bennett.

April 10, 2020 12:00 p.m.
10 Apr
Be Fit Pitt Workout: Lunch with a Punch Energizer

Be Fit Pitt powered by the Healthy Lifestyle Institute lunchtime energizer workout with Programming Director, Dr. Renee Rogers and Team. Expect 15 minutes...

April 10, 2020 12:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
10 Apr
graphic of blackout poem

Pre-registration requested: register here Sources for poetry are all around us: newspaper articles, scientific and law journals, junk mail.... Explore found...

April 10, 2020 12:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
10 Apr
Trip to the Zoo

​Join the Office of New Student Programs and your First Year Mentors at the Pittsburgh Zoo! Take a break from your studies and come see some exotic animals....

April 10, 2020 12:30 p.m.
10 Apr
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...

April 10, 2020 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
10 Apr
Calming Your Thoughts Workshop (undergraduate)

Examine unhealthy thought patterns and their impact on emotions and behaviors. Students will learn how to engage in cognitive restructuring to cope with...

April 10, 2020 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
10 Apr
Finals: Conducting Exams in Blackboard

If your face-to-face exams are shifting to online delivery, you may have questions about generating question types, inputting feedback, adjusting settings...

April 10, 2020 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
10 Apr
Mindfulness & Self-Compassion Workshop (undergraduate)

Learn mindfulness skills that can improve your wellbeing and self-compassion. Explore negative thoughts that can impede your overall sense of self and learn...

April 10, 2020 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
10 Apr
Stumbling on Happiness Workshop (undergraduate)

Learn skills designed to help you embrace your life more fully and experience the happiness you seek. Happiness is all around us, sometimes we just have to...

April 10, 2020 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
10 Apr
TiLT Forum

Are you interested in using technologies in your curriculum? Please join fellow language instructors in a presentation and a lively conversation. Talks are...

10 Apr
The Association Between Muscle Function, Physical Performance, and Falls and Fall Injuries in Older Adults

Epidemiology doctoral candidate Mary Winger defends her dissertation "The Association Between Muscle Function, Physical Performance, and Falls and Fall...

April 10, 2020 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
10 Apr
photo of coffee and paint palette

Are you getting a little tired of working on your creative projects by yourself? Feeling a slump in motivation mid-afternoon? Missing the chance to hang out...

April 10, 2020 2:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
10 Apr
Finals: Creating Scaffolded Projects for Remote Delivery Courses

Scaffolded projects, or projects that students submit in pieces, gradually building and revising towards a completed artifact, can be a beneficial means of...

April 10, 2020 3:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
10 Apr
Finding Hope & Meaning Workshop (undergraduate)

Cultivate meaning and purpose by examining your strengths and values to see how it influences your sense of hope. Explore ways to establish purpose with...

April 10, 2020 4:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
10 Apr
Healthy Coping Skills Workshop (undergraduate)

Learn how to cope when faced with stress and demands of college and life. This workshop will teach you healthy coping skills including coping while social...

April 10, 2020 4:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
10 Apr
Maintaining Emotional Balance Workshop (undergraduate)

Learn simple and effecitve skills to help regulate your body's response to stress. After the workshop, you should have a basic understanding of how the body...

April 10, 2020 4:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
10 Apr
Be Fit Pitt Workout: Finish Strong Pitt

Be Fit Pitt powered by the Healthy Lifestyle Institute mid-morning workout with Programming Director, Dr. Renee Rogers and Team. Expect 30 minutes of...

April 10, 2020 7:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
10 Apr
African Music and Dance Ensemble Spring Concert

The Pitt African Music and Dance Ensemble (PAMDE) presents energetic performances of traditional and popular music of Africa in this end of the semester...

April 10, 2020 8:00 p.m.
10 Apr
Head Over Heels

A jukebox musical featuring the songs of The Go-Go’s, Head Over Heels is the story of what happens when the royal court of Arcadia is threatened by the...

April 10, 2020 8:00 p.m.

Saturday, April 11

11 Apr
Birth Order: Behavioral Traits that Affect Your Life and Work: Life Solutions Webinar

Most of us have heard the long-held theory that birth order has an impact on who we are as an adult. Studies have indicated there is a great deal of truth to...

April 11, 2020
Virtual Event
11 Apr
Fysshynge Wyth an Angle

“Give me mine Angle, we’ll to the ‘River,” Berners, Shakespeare, Foster, & Rinehart: Four Views of Fysshynge wyth an Angle, 15th Century-20th Century,...

11 Apr
Oh the Horror! Movie Posters Starring in the George A. Romero Archival Collection

George Andrew Romero (February 4, 1940 – July 16, 2017) was an American-Canadian filmmaker, writer, and editor. He was born in the Bronx and eventually came...

11 Apr
Head Over Heels

A jukebox musical featuring the songs of The Go-Go’s, Head Over Heels is the story of what happens when the royal court of Arcadia is threatened by the...

April 11, 2020 8:00 p.m.

Sunday, April 12

12 Apr
Birth Order: Behavioral Traits that Affect Your Life and Work: Life Solutions Webinar

Most of us have heard the long-held theory that birth order has an impact on who we are as an adult. Studies have indicated there is a great deal of truth to...

April 12, 2020
Virtual Event
12 Apr
Fysshynge Wyth an Angle

“Give me mine Angle, we’ll to the ‘River,” Berners, Shakespeare, Foster, & Rinehart: Four Views of Fysshynge wyth an Angle, 15th Century-20th Century,...

12 Apr
Oh the Horror! Movie Posters Starring in the George A. Romero Archival Collection

George Andrew Romero (February 4, 1940 – July 16, 2017) was an American-Canadian filmmaker, writer, and editor. He was born in the Bronx and eventually came...

12 Apr
Head Over Heels

A jukebox musical featuring the songs of The Go-Go’s, Head Over Heels is the story of what happens when the royal court of Arcadia is threatened by the...

April 12, 2020 8:00 p.m.

Monday, April 13

13 Apr
Birth Order: Behavioral Traits that Affect Your Life and Work: Life Solutions Webinar

Most of us have heard the long-held theory that birth order has an impact on who we are as an adult. Studies have indicated there is a great deal of truth to...

April 13, 2020
Virtual Event
13 Apr
Fysshynge Wyth an Angle

“Give me mine Angle, we’ll to the ‘River,” Berners, Shakespeare, Foster, & Rinehart: Four Views of Fysshynge wyth an Angle, 15th Century-20th Century,...

13 Apr
Oh the Horror! Movie Posters Starring in the George A. Romero Archival Collection

George Andrew Romero (February 4, 1940 – July 16, 2017) was an American-Canadian filmmaker, writer, and editor. He was born in the Bronx and eventually came...

13 Apr
Calming Your Thoughts Workshop (undergraduate)

Examine unhealthy thought patterns and their impact on emotions and behaviors. Students will learn how to engage in cognitive restructuring to cope with...

April 13, 2020 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
13 Apr
Mindfulness & Self-Compassion Workshop (undergraduate)

Learn mindfulness skills that can improve your wellbeing and self-compassion. Explore negative thoughts that can impede your overall sense of self and learn...

April 13, 2020 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
13 Apr
Stumbling on Happiness Workshop (undergraduate)

Learn skills designed to help you embrace your life more fully and experience the happiness you seek. Happiness is all around us, sometimes we just have to...

April 13, 2020 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
13 Apr
Introduction to Canvas | Part 1

Getting Started Welcome to Canvas, Pitt's new learning management system! This introductory training focuses primarily on the global functions of Canvas...

April 13, 2020 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
13 Apr
Visual Abstracts

Learn how to visually summarize your article information to increase the reach of your research. Seats are limited. In the event the class reaches...

April 13, 2020 10:30 a.m.
Virtual Event
13 Apr
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...

April 13, 2020 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
13 Apr
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...

April 13, 2020 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
13 Apr
Finding Hope & Meaning Workshop (undergraduate)

Cultivate meaning and purpose by examining your strengths and values to see how it influences your sense of hope. Explore ways to establish purpose with...

April 13, 2020 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
13 Apr
Healthy Coping Skills Workshop (undergraduate)

Learn how to cope when faced with stress and demands of college and life. This workshop will teach you healthy coping skills including coping while social...

April 13, 2020 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
13 Apr
Maintaining Emotional Balance Workshop (undergraduate)

Learn simple and effecitve skills to help regulate your body's response to stress. After the workshop, you should have a basic understanding of how the body...

April 13, 2020 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
13 Apr
Pitt Johnstown Mountain Cat Awards: Student Leader Recognition Week

There is absolutely NO WAY that we are going to allow the amazing contributions you and your student organizations have made to our campus and our community...

April 13, 2020 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
13 Apr
Fraternity and Sorority Life 101 - Virtual

​Interested in joining a fraternity or sorority? This training will answer all your questions and concerns about membership in a fraternity or sorority. The...

April 13, 2020 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
13 Apr
photo of coffee and paint palette

Are you getting a little tired of working on your creative projects by yourself? Feeling a slump in motivation mid-afternoon? Missing the chance to hang out...

April 13, 2020 2:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
13 Apr
Coping with Anxiety Workshop (undergraduate)

Learn to manage your anxiety by learning the symptoms of anxiety and panic. Learn strategies to manage anxiety including cognitive strategies, self-care, and...

April 13, 2020 4:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
13 Apr
Managing Financial Stress Workshop (undergraduate)

Navigate your finances in a way that supports your overall wellbeing. Learn strategies to cope with economic stressors and make informed decisions...

April 13, 2020 4:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
13 Apr
Stress Management Workshop (undergraduate)

Learn the difference between chronic stress and healthy stress. Learn various indicators of stress including behavioral, cognitive, physical, and emotional....

April 13, 2020 4:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
13 Apr
Virtual Meditation (Mondays)

During this time of uncertainty, it can be a challenge to manage new stressors and stay connected with others. In an effort to stay connected and facilitate...

April 13, 2020 5:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
13 Apr
Mindful Mondays with Coach Jamel Felder owner of Big Dawg Built and Fielderz Choice.

Join in for a body workout from the dynamic Jamel Felder. Jamel trains many people of all shapes, sizes, and ages. Each class is different and geared...

April 13, 2020 6:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Tuesday, April 14

14 Apr
Birth Order: Behavioral Traits that Affect Your Life and Work: Life Solutions Webinar

Most of us have heard the long-held theory that birth order has an impact on who we are as an adult. Studies have indicated there is a great deal of truth to...

April 14, 2020
Virtual Event
14 Apr
Fysshynge Wyth an Angle

“Give me mine Angle, we’ll to the ‘River,” Berners, Shakespeare, Foster, & Rinehart: Four Views of Fysshynge wyth an Angle, 15th Century-20th Century,...

14 Apr
Oh the Horror! Movie Posters Starring in the George A. Romero Archival Collection

George Andrew Romero (February 4, 1940 – July 16, 2017) was an American-Canadian filmmaker, writer, and editor. He was born in the Bronx and eventually came...

14 Apr
Bloodborne Pathogens Training

Description: This training includes an introduction to Bloodborne Pathogens, standard precautions, common pathogens, exposure risks, personal protective...

April 14, 2020 8:30 a.m.
14 Apr
Coping with Anxiety Workshop (graduate)

Learn to manage your anxiety by learning the symptoms of anxiety and panic. Learn strategies to manage anxiety including cognitive strategies, self-care, and...

April 14, 2020 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
14 Apr
Managing Financial Stress Workshop (graduate)

Navigate your finances in a way that supports your overall wellbeing. Learn strategies to cope with economic stressors and make informed decisions...

April 14, 2020 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
14 Apr
Stress Management Workshop (graduate)

Learn the difference between chronic stress and healthy stress. Learn various indicators of stress including behavioral, cognitive, physical, and emotional....

April 14, 2020 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
14 Apr
What is Creative Placemaking? And Do Universities Have a Role to Play in It?

This event is postponed until further notice. Join us for our Year of Creativity symposium. Shoshanah B. D. Goldberg-Miller, PhD is Assistant Professor...

April 14, 2020 9:00 a.m.
14 Apr
ETD Workshop

This workshop has been moved to Zoom! (https://pitt.zoom.us/j/991901556) Learn how to format your thesis or dissertation using the University’s Microsoft...

April 14, 2020 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
14 Apr
Introduction to Canvas | Part 2

Adding, Organizing and Sharing Content How can Canvas, Pitt's new learning management system, help out to organize and present your course content? This...

April 14, 2020 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
14 Apr
Structural Biology Special Seminar:  "Novel insights into TGFbeta family regulation of fertility"

Daniel J. Bernard, PhD, Professor, Department of Pharmacology and Therapeutics, Director Centre for the Study of Reproduction, Departments of Anatomy and...

April 14, 2020 10:00 a.m.
14 Apr
Bystander Training for Graduate Students

Join graduate students from across Pitt in an interactive, discussion-based session designed to help graduate and professional students recognize and respond...

April 14, 2020 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
14 Apr
Tax Planning in 2020: TIAA Live Webinar

It is that time of year, when taxes are on our minds. Many of us will have just filed our income tax return and will want to think about income tax planning...

April 14, 2020 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
14 Apr
Virtual Meditation (Tuesdays)

During this time of uncertainty, it can be a challenge to manage new stressors and stay connected with others. In an effort to stay connected and facilitate...

April 14, 2020 12:15 p.m.
Virtual Event
14 Apr
Calming Your Thoughts Workshop (graduate)

Examine unhealthy thought patterns and their impact on emotions and behaviors. Students will learn how to engage in cognitive restructuring to cope with...

April 14, 2020 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
14 Apr
Mindfulness & Self-Compassion Workshop (graduate)

Learn mindfulness skills that can improve your wellbeing and self-compassion. Explore negative thoughts that can impede your overall sense of self and learn...

April 14, 2020 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
14 Apr
Pitt Johnstown Mountain Cat Awards: Student Leader Recognition Week

There is absolutely NO WAY that we are going to allow the amazing contributions you and your student organizations have made to our campus and our community...

April 14, 2020 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
14 Apr
Stumbling on Happiness Workshop (graduate)

Learn skills designed to help you embrace your life more fully and experience the happiness you seek. Happiness is all around us, sometimes we just have to...

April 14, 2020 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
14 Apr
International Tea Time

Join the University Counseling Center for a virtual tea time hangout! UCC staff will lead a discussion on some of the challenges facing our international...

April 14, 2020 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
14 Apr
Pitt's COVID-19 Mental Wellness Action

Do you miss the social interaction on campus? Do you feel isolated taking online classes by yourself? Are you confronted with stress and anxiety in this time...

April 14, 2020 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
14 Apr
photo of coffee and paint palette

Are you getting a little tired of working on your creative projects by yourself? Feeling a slump in motivation mid-afternoon? Missing the chance to hang out...

April 14, 2020 2:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
14 Apr
Inter-Faith Forward: Building New Bridges Together

Join Emiola Jay Oriola, Program Manager for the Office of Interfaith, as he discusses with the Pitt community: “Perspective changes everything without...

April 14, 2020 3:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
14 Apr
The Starting Line: Beginning to Save for Retirement: TIAA Live Webinar

You can learn how to evaluate and manage debt, find additional ways to save, create a budget and begin to plan for retirement. Learn more about TIAA live...

April 14, 2020 3:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
14 Apr
Finding Hope & Meaning Workshop (graduate)

Cultivate meaning and purpose by examining your strengths and values to see how it influences your sense of hope. Explore ways to establish purpose with...

April 14, 2020 4:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
14 Apr
Healthy Coping Skills Workshop (graduate)

Learn how to cope when faced with stress and demands of college and life. This workshop will teach you healthy coping skills including coping while social...

April 14, 2020 4:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
14 Apr
Maintaining Emotional Balance Workshop (graduate)

Learn simple and effecitve skills to help regulate your body's response to stress. After the workshop, you should have a basic understanding of how the body...

April 14, 2020 4:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
14 Apr
Virtual Tea Time with the Stress Free Zone

The Stress Free Zone hopes to lessen the effects of limited social connectivity and gather Pitt students together for a Virtual Tea Time to discuss ways...

April 14, 2020 4:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
14 Apr
Year of Creativity Celebration

All Year of Creativity Funding Opportunity Awardees along with the University of Pittsburgh community will be invited to celebrate the Year of Creativity and...

April 14, 2020 4:00 p.m.
14 Apr
Tranquil Tuesdays--Yoga with Kelly Morgan owner of Morgainz Fitness

Join Kelly Morgan for a yoga workout that is designed for all shapes, sizes, and ages. Kelly is energetic and very knowledgeable on healthy eating and...

April 14, 2020 6:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
14 Apr
A Vigil for Survivor's of Sexual Violence

This event has been postponed until further notice. Join the Pitt community in honoring and supporting survivors of sexual violence. All Pitt Community...

April 14, 2020 7:00 p.m.

Wednesday, April 15

15 Apr
Birth Order: Behavioral Traits that Affect Your Life and Work: Life Solutions Webinar

Most of us have heard the long-held theory that birth order has an impact on who we are as an adult. Studies have indicated there is a great deal of truth to...

April 15, 2020
Virtual Event
15 Apr
Fysshynge Wyth an Angle

“Give me mine Angle, we’ll to the ‘River,” Berners, Shakespeare, Foster, & Rinehart: Four Views of Fysshynge wyth an Angle, 15th Century-20th Century,...

15 Apr
Oh the Horror! Movie Posters Starring in the George A. Romero Archival Collection

George Andrew Romero (February 4, 1940 – July 16, 2017) was an American-Canadian filmmaker, writer, and editor. He was born in the Bronx and eventually came...

15 Apr
Panther Rehab Rounds

Join the Department of PM&R for an invited lecture in the field of physical medicine and rehabilitation. Topics will be of interest to our Residents,...

April 15, 2020 7:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
15 Apr
Finding Hope & Meaning Workshop (undergraduate)

Cultivate meaning and purpose by examining your strengths and values to see how it influences your sense of hope. Explore ways to establish purpose with...

April 15, 2020 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
15 Apr
Healthy Coping Skills Workshop (undergraduate)

Learn how to cope when faced with stress and demands of college and life. This workshop will teach you healthy coping skills including coping while social...

April 15, 2020 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
15 Apr
Maintaining Emotional Balance Workshop (undergraduate)

Learn simple and effecitve skills to help regulate your body's response to stress. After the workshop, you should have a basic understanding of how the body...

April 15, 2020 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
15 Apr
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...

April 15, 2020 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
15 Apr
Introduction to Canvas | Part 3

Assignments, Quizzes, and Grading How can Canvas, Pitt's new learning management system, help you assess your students both online and off? This training...

April 15, 2020 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
15 Apr
International Tea Time

Join the University Counseling Center for a virtual tea time hangout! UCC staff will lead a discussion on some of the challenges facing our international...

April 15, 2020 11:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
15 Apr
Impacts of Adipose Tissue & Gut Microbiome on Diabetes Risk in African-Caribbean Men

Epidemiology doctoral candidate Curtis Tilves will defend his dissertation "The Impacts of Adipose Tissue and the Gut Microbiome on Diabetes Risk Among...

April 15, 2020 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
15 Apr
Quarterly Economic and Market Update: TIAA Live Webinar

Take a closer look at our views on the financial markets, including key market drivers, U.S. economy, policy and politics, and investing in public markets....

April 15, 2020 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
15 Apr
Coping with Anxiety Workshop (undergraduate)

Learn to manage your anxiety by learning the symptoms of anxiety and panic. Learn strategies to manage anxiety including cognitive strategies, self-care, and...

April 15, 2020 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
15 Apr
Managing Financial Stress Workshop (undergraduate)

Navigate your finances in a way that supports your overall wellbeing. Learn strategies to cope with economic stressors and make informed decisions...

April 15, 2020 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
15 Apr
Pitt Johnstown Mountain Cat Awards: Student Leader Recognition Week

There is absolutely NO WAY that we are going to allow the amazing contributions you and your student organizations have made to our campus and our community...

April 15, 2020 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
15 Apr
Stress Management Workshop (undergraduate)

Learn the difference between chronic stress and healthy stress. Learn various indicators of stress including behavioral, cognitive, physical, and emotional....

April 15, 2020 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
15 Apr
photo of coffee and paint palette

Are you getting a little tired of working on your creative projects by yourself? Feeling a slump in motivation mid-afternoon? Missing the chance to hang out...

April 15, 2020 2:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
15 Apr
Blue Stars Red Carpet Awards

Help the Division of Student Affairs recognize Pitt's top leaders, advisors, and organizations. You can nominate individual students, advisors, programs, and...

April 15, 2020 4:00 p.m.
15 Apr
Calming Your Thoughts Workshop (undergraduate)

Examine unhealthy thought patterns and their impact on emotions and behaviors. Students will learn how to engage in cognitive restructuring to cope with...

April 15, 2020 4:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
15 Apr
Mindfulness & Self-Compassion Workshop (undergraduate)

Learn mindfulness skills that can improve your wellbeing and self-compassion. Explore negative thoughts that can impede your overall sense of self and learn...

April 15, 2020 4:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
15 Apr
Stumbling on Happiness Workshop (undergraduate)

Learn skills designed to help you embrace your life more fully and experience the happiness you seek. Happiness is all around us, sometimes we just have to...

April 15, 2020 4:00 p.m.
Virtual Event