Events Calendar

March 20 - April 18, 2019

Wednesday, March 20

20 Mar
Pittsburgh Women in Organized Labor

Archives & Special Collections would like to announce their Women's History Month exhibit, Pittsburgh Women in Organized Labor. The exhibit, digital kiosk...

20 Mar
Resilience in Times of Change: Life Solutions Webinar

Change is an inevitable part of life. Sometimes it hits us unexpectedly and other times it comes as a consequence of a decision we made. Either way, change...

March 20, 2019
20 Mar
The Art of Noh: Woodblock Prints by Tsukioka Kōgyo

Noh, a theater form that originated in the fourteenth century, was associated historically with the ruling warrior class, who made up about 5% of Japan’s...

20 Mar
Travelers Along the Silk Roads: 10th Century to the Present

Ground & Second Floors, Hillman Library Free & open to the public during Hillman Library hours The ground floor cases in Hillman Library feature a map of...

20 Mar
What Does Pittsburgh Mean to You?: The Power of PRYSE Academy Youth Through a Camera Lens

During the hot, sweaty months of July and August 2018, middle and high school students at PRYSE Academy, a summer camp for immigrant and refugee youth in...

20 Mar
Our Place in Changing Cities:  A Conversation with Pitt and Newcastle University Leaders

Join us for a special event featuring University of Pittsburgh Chancellor Patrick Gallagher in conversation with the leader of Newcastle University (UK),...

March 20, 2019 11:30 a.m.
20 Mar
Pawsitive U

Each Wednesday from approximately 11:30am-1:00pm the Office of Residence life, in collaboration with various partners on campus, sponsors Positive U. This...

March 20, 2019 11:30 a.m.
20 Mar
Antisemitism Then and Now: Perspectives After Tree of Life

This lecture is a part of a one-credit mini course and public lecture series at the University of Pittsburgh. Antisemitism Then and Now: Perspectives After...

March 20, 2019 12:00 p.m.
20 Mar
Staff Council General Meeting

The first 10 Minutes of the session is closed to members only, please feel free to come and join us. Email wilth any questions to staffcouncil@pitt.edu

March 20, 2019 12:00 p.m.
20 Mar
Learn About Good Research Practices

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

20 Mar
Pitt Knits Open Knitting Hour

Join Pitt Knits as they host a open hour of knitting/crocheting every Wednesday from 1-2 pm in the C4C Workshop. The C4C Open Hour is a small, casual,...

20 Mar
Summer Job & Volunteer Fair

Meet with representatives from local organizations who are recruiting for summer jobs and volunteer opportunities.

March 20, 2019 1:00 p.m.
20 Mar
Immigration Options after Your Academic Training

United States immigration laws can be a complex series of paths to navigate. This program will discuss the possible US immigration options after completing...

20 Mar
Men's Baseball vs. Kent State

Join the Pitt men’s baseball team on March 20 as they take on Kent State at the Petersen Sports Complex at 3:00 p.m.

March 20, 2019 3:00 p.m.
20 Mar
Mock Scholarship Interviews: Skype

Let's look at the unique challenges (and advantages) of Skype-session scholarship interviews. They're a little more nerve-racking ... but you can do this....

March 20, 2019 3:00 p.m.
20 Mar
The Silk Road on Screen: Film Series

The Adopted Son (Kyrgyzstan) This film is an exquisitely composed and photographed child-to-man tale of a Kyrgyz villager. Beshkempir is just like any other...

20 Mar
Splatter!

Splatter, drip, dab, and paint to your heart's content! Come learn creative paint splatter techniques to create a one-of-a-kind work of art. Experimentation...

20 Mar
Dissertation Defense: Marcy Ladson

Natural Gas Drilling in Pennsylvania before the Marcellus Shale Boom Marcy Ladson, Doctoral Candidate in History, University of Pittsburgh. Respondent:...

Thursday, March 21

21 Mar
Pittsburgh Women in Organized Labor

Archives & Special Collections would like to announce their Women's History Month exhibit, Pittsburgh Women in Organized Labor. The exhibit, digital kiosk...

21 Mar
Resilience in Times of Change: Life Solutions Webinar

Change is an inevitable part of life. Sometimes it hits us unexpectedly and other times it comes as a consequence of a decision we made. Either way, change...

March 21, 2019
21 Mar
The Art of Noh: Woodblock Prints by Tsukioka Kōgyo

Noh, a theater form that originated in the fourteenth century, was associated historically with the ruling warrior class, who made up about 5% of Japan’s...

21 Mar
Travelers Along the Silk Roads: 10th Century to the Present

Ground & Second Floors, Hillman Library Free & open to the public during Hillman Library hours The ground floor cases in Hillman Library feature a map of...

21 Mar
What Does Pittsburgh Mean to You?: The Power of PRYSE Academy Youth Through a Camera Lens

During the hot, sweaty months of July and August 2018, middle and high school students at PRYSE Academy, a summer camp for immigrant and refugee youth in...

21 Mar
Breathe Pennsylvania’s 6th Annual Tuberculosis Education Conference

This conference is guided to health care providers involved in the diagnosis or management of patients with tuberculosis, including physicians, nurses,...

March 21, 2019 8:00 a.m.
21 Mar
Provost's Office Hours

Provost Ann Cudd is holding monthly office hours for all faculty, staff, and students. She invites you to use this forum as an opportunity to meet with her...

March 21, 2019 8:30 a.m.
21 Mar
The Johnson Institute Exemplary Leadership Award

The Johnson Institute is honoring philanthropic leaders Maxwell King, president and CEO of The Pittsburgh Foundation, and Grant Oliphant, president of The...

March 21, 2019 8:30 a.m.
21 Mar
“How Today’s Students Conduct Research”

Visiting Research Scholar at the University of Pittsburgh University Library System (ULS) Keynote: “How Today’s Students Conduct Research” (March 21,...

21 Mar
Education Trends in China

Interested in Chinese education system? Come learn the recent trends in education in China. Prof. Wu, Associate Dean of School of Education in Shaanxi Normal...

March 21, 2019 12:00 p.m.
21 Mar
Electronic Communication with Students: Limitations and Opportunities

This session is a follow-up from our session in the fall which focused on communication styles that promote professionalism and civility for students. This...

March 21, 2019 12:00 p.m.
21 Mar
Woman in the Workplace Panel Discussion

*Save the Date!* On March 21st, the Staff Council & Women’s Affinity Group are hosting a Women in the Workplace panel discussion consisting of Pitt women...

March 21, 2019 12:00 p.m.
21 Mar
Silk Road Rising: Rediscovering Dunhuang

The University Library System (ULS) invites you to join Pitt faculty speakers in conjunction with the exhibit ‘Travelers Along the Silk Roads: 10th Century...

March 21, 2019 1:30 p.m.
21 Mar
Cyberthreats: Protecting Yourself and the University

Pitt IT has put a robust array of security measures and centralized security controls in place to protect the University’s network and data. However,...

March 21, 2019 2:00 p.m.
21 Mar
Intersectionality in STS:  Boundary Object of Insurgent Practice?

Rajani Bhatia, PhD Assistant Professor of Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies SUNY at Albany Author of Gender before Birth: Sex Selection in a...

March 21, 2019 2:30 p.m.
21 Mar
Teaching Effectively with & 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...

March 21, 2019 2:30 p.m.
21 Mar
Silk Road Rising: Traveling for the State: Dunhuang Envoys on the Silk Road (850-1000)

The University Library System (ULS) invites you to join guest speakers in conjunction with the exhibit ‘Travelers Along the Silk Roads: 10th Century to the...

March 21, 2019 3:00 p.m.
21 Mar
#CUETalks Spring Lecture Series - Sorry to Bother You: Education and the Disruption of White Cultural and Linguistic Hegemony in the U.S. and South Africa

Presented by H. Samy Alim, Ph.D. Presenting data collected over the past 20 years, this talk will highlight how we can disrupt White cultural and linguistic...

March 21, 2019 4:00 p.m.
21 Mar
Da Lin Lectures on "Labor and Value in a Transitional Political Economy: the Case of Kun Opera in China."

Da Lin (PhD 2017) will give a lecture titled "Labor and Value in a Transitional Political Economy: the Case of Kun Opera in China." Abstract: This paper is...

March 21, 2019 4:00 p.m.
21 Mar
Manifestation of Partial Understanding in Machines, Animals, and Scientists

Dr. Colin F. Allen, Distinguished Professor of History and Philosophy of Science, will present an Inaugural Lecture titled, "Manifestation of Partial...

March 21, 2019 4:00 p.m.
21 Mar
Multidisciplinary Sleep and Chronobiology Conferences (MSCC)

This is a regular meeting hosted by the Multidisciplinary Sleep and Chronobiology Center, designed to bring together a multidisciplinary audience with...

March 21, 2019 4:00 p.m.
21 Mar
Graduate Studies Monthly Office Hour

Nathan Urban, Vice Provost for Graduate Studies, holds a monthly office hour. Graduate students can stop by to ask questions and discuss graduate studies at...

March 21, 2019 4:30 p.m.
21 Mar
Gender Before Birth:  Sex Selection in a Transnational Context

Rajani Bhatia, PhD Assistant Professor of Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies SUNY at Albany Author of Gender before Birth: Sex Selection in a...

March 21, 2019 5:00 p.m.
21 Mar
Major General Lecce Lecture

Major General Daniel J. Lecce was born and raised in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. He is a 1984 graduate of the University of Pittsburgh and was commissioned a...

March 21, 2019 5:00 p.m.
21 Mar
Randall Family Big Idea Competition Awards Ceremony

Celebrate with us as the final participants in the Randall Family Big Idea Competition are awarded $100,000 for their big idea! The competition is an...

March 21, 2019 5:00 p.m.
21 Mar
Company Formation

Learn about different legal entity structures and other startup formation basics, including: - LLC v. C and S Corps; -Founder Arrangements *...

March 21, 2019 5:30 p.m.
21 Mar
Eastern European, Balkan, and Middle Eastern Female Artists: Finding Their Own Voices in Writing, Cinema, and Art

This international symposium brings together multiple female artists for a poetry reading, film screening, art exhibit and roundtable. Thursday, March 21,...

March 21, 2019 5:30 p.m.
21 Mar
Mental Health Mixer & Town Hall

Advancing the topic of mental health through dialogue, join RSA and leadership form the Universities Counseling Center for an evening and critical...

March 21, 2019 6:00 p.m.
21 Mar
Open Rec Wheelchair Basketball

Want to learn how to play Wheelchair Basketball or brush up on your skills? Head up to Trees Hall Gymnasium on Thursdays from 6-8pm and play around with the...

March 21, 2019 6:00 p.m.
21 Mar
An Evening with Claudia Rankine and Carrie Mae Weems

Poet and scholar Claudia Rankine and photographer Carrie Mae Weems come together for a reading, lecture, and discussion. This program is presented in...

March 21, 2019 7:00 p.m.
21 Mar
Pitt-Johnstown Poetry Reading featuring Rickey Laurentiis

Poetry Reading featuring Rickey Laurentiis, sponsored by the Pitt-Johnstown Humanities Division, is set for March 21 at the John P. Murtha Center for Public...

21 Mar
TESSA Talks: Space Exploration

Discussion for students, by students. Technology - Education - Science - Society - Art Join us every other Thursday for pizza and interdisciplinary...

March 21, 2019 7:00 p.m.
21 Mar
Pittsburgh Contemporary Writers Series: Wesley Morris, Writer/Podcast Host

Wesley Morris is a critic at large for The New York Times, where he also is the cohost, with Jenna Wortham, of the podcast Still Processing. Morris has...

21 Mar
Blanket Making

Join Pitt Program Council for a fun night of Blanket Making! Tickets are $5 and everyone will get two pieces of fleece fabric of their choosing that they can...

March 21, 2019 10:00 p.m.

Friday, March 22

22 Mar
35th International Seating Symposium (ISS)

The 35th International Seating Symposium (ISS) is the world's largest educational conference and exhibition featuring wheelchairs and related assistive...

22 Mar
MIgrations of Culture Undergraduate Conference

Share your research with other undergraduate students! Get real feedback on a paper! Gain conference experience for work or graduate school! Interested? Then...

March 22, 2019
22 Mar
Pittsburgh Women in Organized Labor

Archives & Special Collections would like to announce their Women's History Month exhibit, Pittsburgh Women in Organized Labor. The exhibit, digital kiosk...

22 Mar
Resilience in Times of Change: Life Solutions Webinar

Change is an inevitable part of life. Sometimes it hits us unexpectedly and other times it comes as a consequence of a decision we made. Either way, change...

March 22, 2019
22 Mar
The Art of Noh: Woodblock Prints by Tsukioka Kōgyo

Noh, a theater form that originated in the fourteenth century, was associated historically with the ruling warrior class, who made up about 5% of Japan’s...

22 Mar
Travelers Along the Silk Roads: 10th Century to the Present

Ground & Second Floors, Hillman Library Free & open to the public during Hillman Library hours The ground floor cases in Hillman Library feature a map of...

22 Mar
What Does Pittsburgh Mean to You?: The Power of PRYSE Academy Youth Through a Camera Lens

During the hot, sweaty months of July and August 2018, middle and high school students at PRYSE Academy, a summer camp for immigrant and refugee youth in...

22 Mar
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...

March 22, 2019 7:30 a.m.
22 Mar
3rd Annual Pittsburgh Behavioral Health and Pediatric Primary Care Conference (TiPS)

UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh’s primary care network, Children’s Community Pediatrics (CCP), has been selected by Pennsylvania state officials to...

22 Mar
The CISG at Middle Age

On March 22 and 23, 2019, join more than two dozen international scholars on the campus of the University of Pittsburgh for a conference celebrating the...

22 Mar
Best Practices in Online Teaching

Faculty who teach online or hybrid classes want to know how to design and teach courses that are pedagogically effective. This workshop will summarize and...

March 22, 2019 9:30 a.m.
22 Mar
User-Programmable Hydrogel Biomaterials to  Probe and Direct 4D Stem Cell Fate

This Graduate Seminar talk is hosted by the Department of Chemical and Petroleum Engineering. Cole A. DeForest Department of Chemical Engineering Department...

March 22, 2019 9:30 a.m.
22 Mar
Eastern European, Balkan, and Middle Eastern Female Artists: Finding Their Own Voices in Writing, Cinema, and Art

This international symposium brings together multiple female artists for a poetry reading, film screening, art exhibit and roundtable. Thursday, March 21,...

March 22, 2019 10:00 a.m.
22 Mar
Lunch and Learn: Recipe Modifications

Join Britney Beatrice, MS, RD, LDN, and the School of Nursing Faculty Staff Welfare Committee for an informative session about how to modify existing recipes...

March 22, 2019 12:00 p.m.
22 Mar
Targeting Neurocognitive Profiles in Anxiety and Depression: Toward Psychobiological Intervention

Rebecca B. Price, PhD, assistant professor of psychiatry, School of Medicine, and assistant professor of psychology, Dietrich School of Arts and Sciences,...

March 22, 2019 12:00 p.m.
22 Mar
ISP AI Forum with Mahbaneh Torbati

Join us for a presentation by Mahbaneh Torbati, a graduate student in the Intelligent Systems Program. She will present her work titled, "KARL: Knowledge...

March 22, 2019 12:30 p.m.
22 Mar
Civil Society Responses to Latino Immigrant Issues

A panel discussion featuring leaders from the area's latino community resource agencies.

22 Mar
Cleaning and Linking Data with OpenRefine

Before analysis comes the messy work of evaluating, cleaning, and transforming data. This hands-on workshop will introduce a free power tool to get the job...

March 22, 2019 1:00 p.m.
22 Mar
Fabrication Fridays: Stickers & Printable Vinyl 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...

22 Mar
Pitt-Johnstown baseball vs. Mercyhurst

Pitt-Johnstown vs. Mercyhurst in a doubleheader. First game begins at 1 p.m., second game starts at 3 p.m.

March 22, 2019 1:00 p.m.
22 Mar
Maroon Queen, Mother of The Nation & 'Science Woman'

Dr. Harcourt Fuller is an Associate Professor at Georgia State University. His lecture is titled: Maroon Queen, Mother of the Nation, & “Science Woman”:...

March 22, 2019 2:00 p.m.
22 Mar
Writers' Cafe with Jeanne Marie Laskas

Learn and practice the art of the interview with acclaimed author, journalist, and Pitt English professor Jeanne Marie Laskas. Snacks provided.

22 Mar
1st Annual Hacking4Humanity

Pitt Cyber, the School of Computing and Information, and GSPIA’s Ford Institute for Human Security are hosting a multidisciplinary hackathon. What you'll...

March 22, 2019 4:00 p.m.
22 Mar
Fridays at Four Recital: Schubert and Lalo

The next Fridays at Four features violinists Tina Li and Emily Ebersole performing music by Schubert (Sonata in D major, op. 137, no. 1) and Lalo (Sonata in...

March 22, 2019 4:00 p.m.
22 Mar
Pitt Comic Collective

Join the Comic Collective every week for dsicussions about meaningful themes in comic books & graphic novels, from academic topics to aesthetics. Tentative...

March 22, 2019 5:00 p.m.
22 Mar
Women's Softball vs. Virginia Tech Day 1

Join the Pitt women's softball team on March 22 as they take on Day 1 against Virgina Tech at the Petersen Sports Complex at 5:00 p.m.

March 22, 2019 5:00 p.m.
22 Mar
Greek Sing

Greek Sing is a song and dance competition during Greek Week. This is a high energy event showcasing the talents of the fraternity and sorority life...

March 22, 2019 6:00 p.m.
22 Mar
M.E.S.S. Movie Night

M.E.S.S. - Movies Everyone Should See! Film + discussion + SNACKS every Friday at Pitt Honors. Jan. 11 - The Ballad of Buster Scruggs (2018)Jan. 18 - Won’t...

March 22, 2019 6:30 p.m.
22 Mar
Resonance Works, St. John Passion

Resonance Works presents one of the greatest oratorios of all time, Bach’s St. John Passion. Written in 1724 during his first year in Leipzig, Bach’s...

March 22, 2019 8:00 p.m.
22 Mar
Screening of "On the Basis of Sex"

Join Pitt Program Council in the WPU Assembly Room for a FREE screening of On the Basis of Sex! Doors open at 8:15 P.M. Are you an undergraduate student and...

March 22, 2019 9:00 p.m.

Saturday, March 23

23 Mar
MIgrations of Culture Undergraduate Conference

Share your research with other undergraduate students! Get real feedback on a paper! Gain conference experience for work or graduate school! Interested? Then...

March 23, 2019
23 Mar
Pittsburgh Women in Organized Labor

Archives & Special Collections would like to announce their Women's History Month exhibit, Pittsburgh Women in Organized Labor. The exhibit, digital kiosk...

23 Mar
Resilience in Times of Change: Life Solutions Webinar

Change is an inevitable part of life. Sometimes it hits us unexpectedly and other times it comes as a consequence of a decision we made. Either way, change...

March 23, 2019
23 Mar
The Art of Noh: Woodblock Prints by Tsukioka Kōgyo

Noh, a theater form that originated in the fourteenth century, was associated historically with the ruling warrior class, who made up about 5% of Japan’s...

23 Mar
Track and Field Carnegie Mellon Invitational

Join Pitt's track and field team on March 23 as they take on the Carnegie Mellon Invitational

23 Mar
Travelers Along the Silk Roads: 10th Century to the Present

Ground & Second Floors, Hillman Library Free & open to the public during Hillman Library hours The ground floor cases in Hillman Library feature a map of...

23 Mar
What Does Pittsburgh Mean to You?: The Power of PRYSE Academy Youth Through a Camera Lens

During the hot, sweaty months of July and August 2018, middle and high school students at PRYSE Academy, a summer camp for immigrant and refugee youth in...

23 Mar
The CISG at Middle Age

On March 22 and 23, 2019, join more than two dozen international scholars on the campus of the University of Pittsburgh for a conference celebrating the...

23 Mar
Pitt-Johnstown softball vs. Edinboro

Pitt-Johnstown hosts Edinboro in a doubleheader. First game starts at 1 p.m., second game at approximately 3 p.m.

March 23, 2019 1:00 p.m.
23 Mar
Pitt Class Ring Ceremony

The Class Ring Ceremony is held in the spring to celebrate the traditions and ceremonial importance of the University of Pittsburgh class ring for students...

23 Mar
Ring Ceremony

The official class ring of the University of Pittsburgh symbolically commemorates the unique and lifelong connection alumni have to Pitt. Students who...

March 23, 2019 3:00 p.m.
23 Mar
Women's Softball vs. Virginia Tech Day 2

Join the Pitt women's softball team on March 23 as they take on Day 2 against Virgina Tech at the Petersen Sports Complex at 4:00 p.m.

March 23, 2019 4:00 p.m.

Sunday, March 24

24 Mar
Pittsburgh Women in Organized Labor

Archives & Special Collections would like to announce their Women's History Month exhibit, Pittsburgh Women in Organized Labor. The exhibit, digital kiosk...

24 Mar
Resilience in Times of Change: Life Solutions Webinar

Change is an inevitable part of life. Sometimes it hits us unexpectedly and other times it comes as a consequence of a decision we made. Either way, change...

March 24, 2019
24 Mar
The Art of Noh: Woodblock Prints by Tsukioka Kōgyo

Noh, a theater form that originated in the fourteenth century, was associated historically with the ruling warrior class, who made up about 5% of Japan’s...

24 Mar
Travelers Along the Silk Roads: 10th Century to the Present

Ground & Second Floors, Hillman Library Free & open to the public during Hillman Library hours The ground floor cases in Hillman Library feature a map of...

24 Mar
What Does Pittsburgh Mean to You?: The Power of PRYSE Academy Youth Through a Camera Lens

During the hot, sweaty months of July and August 2018, middle and high school students at PRYSE Academy, a summer camp for immigrant and refugee youth in...

24 Mar
Women's Softball vs. Virginia Tech Day 3

Join the Pitt women's softball team on March 24 as they take on Day 3 against Virgina Tech at the Petersen Sports Complex at 12:00 p.m.

March 24, 2019 12:00 p.m.
24 Mar
Pitt-Johnstown softball vs. Shippensburg

Pitt-Johnstown hosts Shippensburg in a doubleheader. First game starts at 1 p.m., second game at approximately 3 p.m.

March 24, 2019 1:00 p.m.
24 Mar
Pitt Handbell Choir

Founded in 2004, the University Handbell Ensemble is the only student organization at the University of Pittsburgh dedicated to teaching, practicing, and...

March 24, 2019 3:00 p.m.
24 Mar
Blackouts & Cutups

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

24 Mar
Omicron Delta Kappa Induction Ceremony

Omicron Delta Kappa, the National Leadership Honor Society, recognizes and encourages superior leadership and exemplary character. O∆K encourages...

March 24, 2019 5:00 p.m.

Monday, March 25

25 Mar
Pittsburgh Women in Organized Labor

Archives & Special Collections would like to announce their Women's History Month exhibit, Pittsburgh Women in Organized Labor. The exhibit, digital kiosk...

25 Mar
Resilience in Times of Change: Life Solutions Webinar

Change is an inevitable part of life. Sometimes it hits us unexpectedly and other times it comes as a consequence of a decision we made. Either way, change...

March 25, 2019
25 Mar
The Art of Noh: Woodblock Prints by Tsukioka Kōgyo

Noh, a theater form that originated in the fourteenth century, was associated historically with the ruling warrior class, who made up about 5% of Japan’s...

25 Mar
Travelers Along the Silk Roads: 10th Century to the Present

Ground & Second Floors, Hillman Library Free & open to the public during Hillman Library hours The ground floor cases in Hillman Library feature a map of...

25 Mar
What Does Pittsburgh Mean to You?: The Power of PRYSE Academy Youth Through a Camera Lens

During the hot, sweaty months of July and August 2018, middle and high school students at PRYSE Academy, a summer camp for immigrant and refugee youth in...

25 Mar
Seminar on Building Exponential Research Capacity

Presented by Forrest J. Masters, PhD, P.E., Professor and Associate Dean for Research and Facilities, Herbert Wertheim College of Engineering, University of...

March 25, 2019 10:00 a.m.
25 Mar
Defense of a Doctoral Dissertation: Laura Schwartz

Laura Schwartz will defend her doctoral dissertation "Repair and Self-Formation Through Verbal Notation: Analyzing Self in Works by Jennifer Walshe and...

March 25, 2019 10:30 a.m.
25 Mar
Considerations When Conducting Research Outside the U.S.

Are you planning on conducting research internationally? Join us to learn about the tips, tools, and where to find the necessary resources. This workshop...

25 Mar
Literature Over Lunch: Barbara Edelman

Gather at the Cup & Chaucer in Hillman Library to hear Univeristy of Pittsburgh faculty read selections and moderate discussions focused around their...

25 Mar
Critical Research on Africa Series

Dr. Mary B. Setrana is a lecturer at the Centre for Migration Studies, University of Ghana, Legon. She was appointed the first female lecturer at the Centre...

March 25, 2019 1:00 p.m.
25 Mar
School of Nursing Career Fair

The career fair is open to all Pitt Nursing students, both undergraduate and graduate level. Meet with health care organizations who are looking for students...

March 25, 2019 2:00 p.m.
25 Mar
Dr. A. Bakarr Kanu - Developing Unique Identity for Drugs & Explosives in Ion Mobility Spectrometry

Chemistry Seminar Dr. A. Bakarr Kanu - Winston-Salem State University

March 25, 2019 2:30 p.m.
25 Mar
Express Your Stress

The C4C Workshop partners with the University Counseling Center to offer a series on the connections between making and mental wellness! Each weekly...

25 Mar
Learning for the Age of Artificial Intelligence: Eight Education Competences

Book Release Alan Lesgold, Renée and Richard Goldman Dean Emeritus, School of Education; Professor Emeritus of Education, Psychology and Intelligent...

25 Mar
Pittsburgh Parks Listening Tour

Wherever you live in Pittsburgh, we want to hear your thoughts about your parks! From late 2018 through early 2019, the City of Pittsburgh and the...

March 25, 2019 5:00 p.m.
25 Mar
Spring 2019 Undergraduate Research Fair

Celebrating Humanities, Social Science & Honors Research At a special reception open to all, undergraduates from across the University will exhibit...

March 25, 2019 5:00 p.m.
25 Mar
Pitt Pantry Annual Hunger Banquet

The Hunger Banquet allows participants to experience a new perspective on the college diet as they step into a new identity during a hunger simulation. They...

March 25, 2019 6:00 p.m.

Tuesday, March 26

26 Mar
Pittsburgh Women in Organized Labor

Archives & Special Collections would like to announce their Women's History Month exhibit, Pittsburgh Women in Organized Labor. The exhibit, digital kiosk...

26 Mar
Resilience in Times of Change: Life Solutions Webinar

Change is an inevitable part of life. Sometimes it hits us unexpectedly and other times it comes as a consequence of a decision we made. Either way, change...

March 26, 2019
26 Mar
The Art of Noh: Woodblock Prints by Tsukioka Kōgyo

Noh, a theater form that originated in the fourteenth century, was associated historically with the ruling warrior class, who made up about 5% of Japan’s...

26 Mar
Travelers Along the Silk Roads: 10th Century to the Present

Ground & Second Floors, Hillman Library Free & open to the public during Hillman Library hours The ground floor cases in Hillman Library feature a map of...

26 Mar
What Does Pittsburgh Mean to You?: The Power of PRYSE Academy Youth Through a Camera Lens

During the hot, sweaty months of July and August 2018, middle and high school students at PRYSE Academy, a summer camp for immigrant and refugee youth in...

26 Mar
Pitt Day in Harrisburg

Pennsylvania continues to face budget challenges and we need your help. It is critical that our elected officials hear from you about the importance of...

March 26, 2019 6:30 a.m.
26 Mar
Pitt Day in  Harrisburg

Join us for the University’s annual PITT Day in Harrisburg on March 26, 2019! In addition to sharing your Pitt-Johnstown story with your lawmakers, you will...

26 Mar
Pitt Day in harrisburg

Pitt Day in Harrisburg is the annual advocacy day at the state Capitol. Pennsylvania continues to face budget challenges and it is critical that our elected...

March 26, 2019 7:00 a.m.
26 Mar
Talk Public Health @ Brilliant Breakfasts

Break bagels with Dr. Karen Hacker, Director of the Allegheny County Health Department. Casual conversation + bagels and coffee. RSVP required (so we have...

March 26, 2019 8:00 a.m.
26 Mar
Box for Storing and Sharing Research Data

Your Pitt Box account provides unlimited online/cloud storage and allows individual files, up to 15 GB, to be uploaded. In this class you will learn how to...

March 26, 2019 9:00 a.m.
26 Mar
Center for Energy Campus Wide Retreat

The main objective is to continue to create more of an “energy community” across campus, and to explore potential areas of collaboration among faculty,...

March 26, 2019 9:00 a.m.
26 Mar
WebAIM Digital Accessibility Training

Learn how to make Pitt’s web more accessible. Acquire the skills and tools necessary to help make Pitt more accessible and ensure equal access for all. On...

March 26, 2019 9:00 a.m.
26 Mar
Microsoft Excel 2016: Worksheet, Formula, and Chart Fundamentals

We'll cover building spreadsheets, worksheet fundamentals, working with basic formulas, and creating charts. Presenter: Vernon Franklin This session is...

March 26, 2019 10:00 a.m.
26 Mar
Thesis Defense:  Trevor Horst

Chemistry MS Defense: Development of Optical Tools for Controlling Biological Processes Advisor: Alexander Deiters Committee Members: Paul...

March 26, 2019 10:00 a.m.
26 Mar
Colloquium wit Amy Babay

Join us as Amy Babay, partner at Spread Concepts LLC, presents "Dependable Systems and Networks for a Complex World." As our world grows more complex, the...

March 26, 2019 10:30 a.m.
26 Mar
Faculty and Staff Info Sessions at the CEC

University of Pittsburgh Faculty and Staff are invited to learn about engaging their teaching and research with the community through Pitt’s Community...

March 26, 2019 11:00 a.m.
26 Mar
Greek Week Blood Drive

Greek Week is hosting a Vitalant (formally Central Blood Bank) Blood Drive. All are welcomed to support. Since 2004, Pitt's fraternities and sororities have...

March 26, 2019 11:00 a.m.
26 Mar
Theory U: Reinventing the 21st Century University for Co-Shaping Societal Transformation

Presented by MIT Scholar Otto Scharmer and colleague Eva Pomeroy The major ecological, social-economic, political and digital disruptions of our time...

March 26, 2019 11:00 a.m.
26 Mar
Spontaneous Humoral Responses Protect Against Ovarian Cancer Progression

UPMC Hillman Cancer Center Basic & Translational Research Seminar Series will host Jose Conejo-Garcia, Chair of the Department of Immunology at the Moffitt...

26 Mar
Mechanisms of Self-Assembly & Catalysis in Protein Microcompartments

Chemistry Seminar Dr. David Savage - University of California, Berkeley

March 26, 2019 2:30 p.m.
26 Mar
Charting Your Course: A Financial Guide for Women

All roads lead to retirement, but are you taking the scenic route or expressway? Calculating your ideal ETA and setting goals to achieve financial well-being...

March 26, 2019 3:00 p.m.
26 Mar
Schwarzman Scholarship Info Session

Learn all about the prestigious Schwarzman Scholarship for global leadership for the 21st Century. Meet a member of the Admissions Team and 2 recent winners...

March 26, 2019 4:30 p.m.
26 Mar
1 Step, 50 Years: An Apollo Moon Retrospective

Meet a panel of interstellar experts: » Kathryn Sullivan, 1st American woman to walk in space » Jay Apt, former space shuttle astronaut » Douglas Brinkley,...

March 26, 2019 7:30 p.m.

Wednesday, March 27

27 Mar
Pittsburgh Women in Organized Labor

Archives & Special Collections would like to announce their Women's History Month exhibit, Pittsburgh Women in Organized Labor. The exhibit, digital kiosk...

27 Mar
Resilience in Times of Change: Life Solutions Webinar

Change is an inevitable part of life. Sometimes it hits us unexpectedly and other times it comes as a consequence of a decision we made. Either way, change...

March 27, 2019
27 Mar
The Art of Noh: Woodblock Prints by Tsukioka Kōgyo

Noh, a theater form that originated in the fourteenth century, was associated historically with the ruling warrior class, who made up about 5% of Japan’s...

27 Mar
Travelers Along the Silk Roads: 10th Century to the Present

Ground & Second Floors, Hillman Library Free & open to the public during Hillman Library hours The ground floor cases in Hillman Library feature a map of...

27 Mar
What Does Pittsburgh Mean to You?: The Power of PRYSE Academy Youth Through a Camera Lens

During the hot, sweaty months of July and August 2018, middle and high school students at PRYSE Academy, a summer camp for immigrant and refugee youth in...

27 Mar
WebAIM Digital Accessibility Training

Learn how to make Pitt’s web more accessible. Acquire the skills and tools necessary to help make Pitt more accessible and ensure equal access for all. On...

March 27, 2019 9:00 a.m.
27 Mar
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...

27 Mar
Humanities at Work in the Community and Tech Industry

This conference draws on the Department of Linguistics' Internship program and the Humanities in Health Initiative. It will highlight cross-disciplinary work...

March 27, 2019 9:30 a.m.
27 Mar
Innovation Igniter: Commercialization Workshop

Attend this 2-hour workshop to learn how to explain the value of your innovation. During this workshop you can also determine if there is a market for your...

March 27, 2019 10:00 a.m.
27 Mar
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...

March 27, 2019 11:00 a.m.
27 Mar
Greek Week Blood Drive

Greek Week is hosting a Vitalant (formally Central Blood Bank) Blood Drive. All are welcomed to support. Since 2004, Pitt's fraternities and sororities have...

March 27, 2019 11:00 a.m.
27 Mar
Pawsitive U

Each Wednesday from approximately 11:30am-1:00pm the Office of Residence life, in collaboration with various partners on campus, sponsors Positive U. This...

March 27, 2019 11:30 a.m.
27 Mar
Antisemitism Then and Now: Perspectives After Tree of Life

This lecture is a part of a one-credit mini course and public lecture series at the University of Pittsburgh. Antisemitism Then and Now: Perspectives After...

March 27, 2019 12:00 p.m.
27 Mar
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...

27 Mar
Alumni Career Panel, "Let's Talk: Nonprofit Jobs"

The “Let’s Talk” series helps graduate students in the humanities investigate career paths outside of the academy. This session’s focus is non-profit work....

March 27, 2019 1:00 p.m.
27 Mar
Pitt Knits Open Knitting Hour

Join Pitt Knits as they host a open hour of knitting/crocheting every Wednesday from 1-2 pm in the C4C Workshop. The C4C Open Hour is a small, casual,...

27 Mar
Preventing & Monitoring Cheating and Plagiarism

One national study conducted by the Academic Integrity Center at Duke University suggests that 3 in 4 college students cheat. And cheating is more likely...

March 27, 2019 1:00 p.m.
27 Mar
"Does Grand Strategy Exist?" —A Lecture by Eliot A. Cohen

Grand strategy is a perennial of modern thinking about foriegn affairs. But it is a misleading concept, one which masks the indeterminate nature of politics,...

March 27, 2019 2:00 p.m.
27 Mar
Dissertation Defense:  Muhammad Salim

Chemistry PhD Defense: Understanding the Effects of Environmental Exposure on Surface Related Properties of Graphene, Graphite, and Rare Earth...

March 27, 2019 3:30 p.m.
27 Mar
Doctoral Dissertation Recital: Billy D. Scott Jazz Trio

Billy D. (William) Scott will perform his Doctoral Dissertation Recital for the Ph.D. Degree in Jazz Studies. Scott will perform as part of the Billy D....

March 27, 2019 3:30 p.m.
27 Mar
Beat Penn State (Softball)

The Student Alumni Association has expanded their beat series and will be giving away a #BeatPennState item at the Softball game on March 27!

March 27, 2019 4:30 p.m.
27 Mar
Faculty Book Talk: Kirk Savage

Gather in the Thornburgh Room at the Hillman Library to hear Univeristy of Pittsburgh faculty read selections and moderate discussions focused around their...

27 Mar
Chancellor's Student Leaders' Dinner

This event is by invite only.

March 27, 2019 5:00 p.m.
27 Mar
HIM Meet and Greet

Health Information Professionals Week (HIP) is March 25-29, 2019. During this week, you're invited to a faculty and student Meet and Greet on Wednesday,...

March 27, 2019 5:00 p.m.
27 Mar
Women's Softball vs. Penn State

Join the Pitt women's softball team on March 27 as they take on Penn State at the Petersen Sports Complex at 5:00 p.m.

March 27, 2019 5:00 p.m.
27 Mar
CUE Spring Reflection into Action

Join our panel of local school, district, student group, parent and community representatives for a discussion designed to create collective strategies for...

March 27, 2019 5:30 p.m.
27 Mar
Movie Night

What goes best with popcorn, candy, and friends? A movie, of course! Come join us for a Movie Night! You can decide on what movie to watch by voting on Class...

March 27, 2019 6:30 p.m.
27 Mar
Movie Night

What goes best with popcorn, candy, and friends? A movie, of course! Come join us for a Movie Night! You can decide on what movie to watch by voting on Class...

March 27, 2019 6:30 p.m.
27 Mar
Battle of the Bands

Compete in the Battle of the Bands in the WPU Assembly Room and you could be sharing the stage with T-PAIN! All students are welcome to watch this high...

March 27, 2019 8:30 p.m.

Thursday, March 28

28 Mar
Pittsburgh Women in Organized Labor

Archives & Special Collections would like to announce their Women's History Month exhibit, Pittsburgh Women in Organized Labor. The exhibit, digital kiosk...

28 Mar
Resilience in Times of Change: Life Solutions Webinar

Change is an inevitable part of life. Sometimes it hits us unexpectedly and other times it comes as a consequence of a decision we made. Either way, change...

March 28, 2019
28 Mar
The Art of Noh: Woodblock Prints by Tsukioka Kōgyo

Noh, a theater form that originated in the fourteenth century, was associated historically with the ruling warrior class, who made up about 5% of Japan’s...

28 Mar
Travelers Along the Silk Roads: 10th Century to the Present

Ground & Second Floors, Hillman Library Free & open to the public during Hillman Library hours The ground floor cases in Hillman Library feature a map of...

28 Mar
What Does Pittsburgh Mean to You?: The Power of PRYSE Academy Youth Through a Camera Lens

During the hot, sweaty months of July and August 2018, middle and high school students at PRYSE Academy, a summer camp for immigrant and refugee youth in...

28 Mar
Updated: Postdoctoral Orientation to Career Development

This monthly seminar introduces newly appointed postdocs to career development programs and resources at Pitt, as well as highlights the importance of career...

March 28, 2019 8:30 a.m.
28 Mar
Create Your Own Online Surveys (Qualtrics)

Qualtrics allows you to easily create a survey, collect data, analyze responses, and present results using professional-quality graphs. Get started creating...

March 28, 2019 10:00 a.m.
28 Mar
Time Management Strategies

Managing your time—both in and outside the classroom—can prove challenging for both new and seasoned instructors. Activities may take more or less time than...

March 28, 2019 10:00 a.m.
28 Mar
Defense of a Doctoral Dissertation: Billy D. (William) Scott

Billy D. (William) Scott will defend his doctoral dissertation "Hybridity, Identity, and Liminality in the Pan-American Jazz Piano Tradition" for the PhD...

March 28, 2019 11:00 a.m.
28 Mar
Greek Week Blood Drive

Greek Week is hosting a Vitalant (formally Central Blood Bank) Blood Drive. All are welcomed to support. Since 2004, Pitt's fraternities and sororities have...

March 28, 2019 11:00 a.m.
28 Mar
Job and Internship Fair

Get ready for the Real World with Pitt-Johnstown's Job and Internship Fair.

March 28, 2019 11:00 a.m.
28 Mar
"Race and Social Equity: Nervousness in Government"

Presented by the Graduate School of Public & International Affairs, this lunch lecture launches a pragmatic, solution-oriented discussion about race and...

March 28, 2019 12:00 p.m.
28 Mar
Exhibit Talk: Travelers Along the Silk Roads, 10th Century to the Present

The ULS invites all interested individuals to please join us on Thursday, March 28 for an Exhibit Talk on the current Hillman Library exhibit, Travelers...

March 28, 2019 12:00 p.m.
28 Mar
Let's Talk Africa: Why Peacekeeping Fails: Experiences from Angola & Mozambique

Dr. Dennis Jett will give a presentation on why peacekeeping succeeded in Mozambique at the same time it failed in Angola. He will go over perspectives on...

March 28, 2019 1:00 p.m.
28 Mar
Creating Advanced Surveys, Interactive Content, and Reports Using Qualtrics

Participants will get the most out of this workshop if they already have a basic familiarity with creating and deploying Qualtrics surveys or have attended...

March 28, 2019 2:00 p.m.
28 Mar
Postcard Prints

Turn your ideas, designs, or drawings into postcards you can send across the country or across campus! In this session, transfer your idea from head to hand...

28 Mar
Silk Road Rising: From Komsomol to NGO: Experts, Activists, and Changing Paradigms of Development in Central Asia and Beyond

The University Library System (ULS) invites you to join guest speakers in conjunction with the exhibit ‘Travelers Along the Silk Roads: 10th Century to the...

March 28, 2019 3:00 p.m.
28 Mar
Multidisciplinary Sleep and Chronobiology Conferences (MSCC)

This is a regular meeting hosted by the Multidisciplinary Sleep and Chronobiology Center, designed to bring together a multidisciplinary audience with...

March 28, 2019 4:00 p.m.
28 Mar
Peering Under the Rug: Sources of Information about Russia

Mark Galeotti, Senior Associate Fellow at Royal United Services Institute Maxim Trudolyubov, Vedomosti, Kennan Institute Kevin Rothrock, Meduza A popular...

March 28, 2019 4:00 p.m.
28 Mar
Close to Home: Street Medicine film screening with founder James Withers

Close to Home: Street Medicine is a powerful, 30-minute documentary which shares voices fo service providers and oft-forgotten homeless patients in our...

28 Mar
Open Rec Wheelchair Basketball

Want to learn how to play Wheelchair Basketball or brush up on your skills? Head up to Trees Hall Gymnasium on Thursdays from 6-8pm and play around with the...

March 28, 2019 6:00 p.m.
28 Mar
RA Alumni Networking Event

The RA Alumni Committee will be hosting a networking event for senior Resident Assistants and RA Alumni.

March 28, 2019 6:00 p.m.

Friday, March 29

29 Mar
Pittsburgh Women in Organized Labor

Archives & Special Collections would like to announce their Women's History Month exhibit, Pittsburgh Women in Organized Labor. The exhibit, digital kiosk...

29 Mar
Resilience in Times of Change: Life Solutions Webinar

Change is an inevitable part of life. Sometimes it hits us unexpectedly and other times it comes as a consequence of a decision we made. Either way, change...

March 29, 2019
29 Mar
Soyuz Symposium

The Soyuz Research Network for Postsocialist Cultural Studies is an interdisciplinary forum for exchanging work based on field research in postsocialist...

March 29, 2019
29 Mar
The Art of Noh: Woodblock Prints by Tsukioka Kōgyo

Noh, a theater form that originated in the fourteenth century, was associated historically with the ruling warrior class, who made up about 5% of Japan’s...

29 Mar
Travelers Along the Silk Roads: 10th Century to the Present

Ground & Second Floors, Hillman Library Free & open to the public during Hillman Library hours The ground floor cases in Hillman Library feature a map of...

29 Mar
What Does Pittsburgh Mean to You?: The Power of PRYSE Academy Youth Through a Camera Lens

During the hot, sweaty months of July and August 2018, middle and high school students at PRYSE Academy, a summer camp for immigrant and refugee youth in...

29 Mar
Breakfast Speaker Series: "C-Level Challenges of Managing a Global Supply Chain"

Join the Pitt Business Center for Supply Chain Management for their upcoming Breakfast Speaker Series. Tonya Jackson, Senior Vice President and Chief Supply...

March 29, 2019 7:00 a.m.
29 Mar
Community Engaged Scholarship Forum

Since 2015, the Academically Based Community Engagement ad hoc committee (ABCE) has organized an “Idea Exchange” co-sponsored by the Honors College,...

March 29, 2019 8:30 a.m.
29 Mar
Latin American Social and Public Policy Conference

The LASPP Conference was first held in 1996 and has been held annually since then. It has been organized by the graduate students from the LASPP Graduate...

March 29, 2019 8:30 a.m.
29 Mar
The Ethics of Seeking and Assessing "Quality of Life"

Keynote Lecture: Quality of Life: What is it, how is it measured, and how are the results used? Joel Tsevat, MD, MPH Professor of Medicine Joaquin G....

29 Mar
Dissertation Defense: Hyejin Kim

Hyejin Kim will present her PhD dissertation titled, "Illness Perceptions and Self-Management in Late-Life Chronic Disorders" with committee members Jennifer...

March 29, 2019 9:00 a.m.
29 Mar
Thesis Defense: Justine Wang

Justine Wang will present her BSN-Honors thesis titled, “Examining the Effect of Tumor Features, BDNF, and 5-HTT Genotypes on Depressive Symptoms in Breast...

March 29, 2019 11:00 a.m.
29 Mar
DIssertation Defense: Jordan Sang

"Assessing Relational Cognitions among Young Gay and Bisexual Men on Outcomes of HIV and Mental Health" Public Health/Department of Behavioral and Community...

March 29, 2019 1:00 p.m.
29 Mar
Introduction to Network Analysis and Visualization

Networks -- graphs that relate elements (nodes) with properties (edges) -- have applications in many disciplines, from business to biology, from physics to...

29 Mar
Legal Office Hours

Attend this rare opportunity to sit down face-to-face with legal professionals who have helped dozens of local startups across numerous sectors. Your...

March 29, 2019 1:00 p.m.
29 Mar
Many Worlds, More Voices: Diversity in Fantasy and Science Fiction

New York Times Best-selling author V. E. Schwab will be joining a panel including author Elwin Cotman and Pitt Lecturer Dan McMillan to discuss the...

March 29, 2019 1:00 p.m.
29 Mar
Trip to the Zoo!

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

March 29, 2019 2:00 p.m.
29 Mar
Bert A. Rockman Lecture in American Politics: How Rich Students Learn Class Privilege

Join Princeton University Professor Tali Mendelberg in a lively discussion on "How Rich Students Learn Class Privilege: Norms of Affluence and the Politics...

March 29, 2019 2:30 p.m.
29 Mar
Dr. Harriet de Wit: Determinants of Drug Preference in Humans: Translational Studies

The last half-century has seen substantial progress in our understanding of both the determinants and consequences of non-medical drug use. This progress...

29 Mar
Women's Tennis vs. NC State

Join the Pitt women's tennis team on March 29 as they take on NC State at the Oxford Athletic Club at 3:00 p.m.

March 29, 2019 3:00 p.m.
29 Mar
AMSA Annual Research Recruitment Fair

Are you looking for a research position? The American Medical Student Association will be hosting the largest research recruitment fair at Pitt.

March 29, 2019 4:00 p.m.
29 Mar
International Festival

Come to the Cambria Room in the Student Union and travel the world in a day! Students, staff, and the entire campus community are invited to learn about...

29 Mar
Pitt Comic Collective

Join the Comic Collective every week for dsicussions about meaningful themes in comic books & graphic novels, from academic topics to aesthetics. Tentative...

March 29, 2019 5:00 p.m.
29 Mar
Women's Softball vs. North Carolina Day 1

Join the Pitt women's softball team on March 29 as they take on Day 1 against North Carolina at the Petersen Sports Complex at 5:00 p.m.

March 29, 2019 5:00 p.m.
29 Mar
Men's Baseball vs. Miami Day 1

Join the Pitt men’s baseball team on March 29 as they take on Day 1 Miami at the Petersen Sports Complex at 6:00 p.m.

March 29, 2019 6:00 p.m.
29 Mar
M.E.S.S. Movie Night

M.E.S.S. - Movies Everyone Should See! Film + discussion + SNACKS every Friday at Pitt Honors. Jan. 11 - The Ballad of Buster Scruggs (2018)Jan. 18 - Won’t...

March 29, 2019 6:30 p.m.
29 Mar
Italian Film Festival

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

March 29, 2019 7:00 p.m.
29 Mar
Pitt-Johnstown PPAC Welcomes Comedian Andy Gross

As evidenced by his sold-out shows and devoted following, Andy Gross is one of the hottest stand‐up comics, magicians and ventriloquists working today! His...

Saturday, March 30

30 Mar
Pittsburgh Women in Organized Labor

Archives & Special Collections would like to announce their Women's History Month exhibit, Pittsburgh Women in Organized Labor. The exhibit, digital kiosk...

30 Mar
Resilience in Times of Change: Life Solutions Webinar

Change is an inevitable part of life. Sometimes it hits us unexpectedly and other times it comes as a consequence of a decision we made. Either way, change...

March 30, 2019
30 Mar
Soyuz Symposium

The Soyuz Research Network for Postsocialist Cultural Studies is an interdisciplinary forum for exchanging work based on field research in postsocialist...

March 30, 2019
30 Mar
The Art of Noh: Woodblock Prints by Tsukioka Kōgyo

Noh, a theater form that originated in the fourteenth century, was associated historically with the ruling warrior class, who made up about 5% of Japan’s...

30 Mar
Travelers Along the Silk Roads: 10th Century to the Present

Ground & Second Floors, Hillman Library Free & open to the public during Hillman Library hours The ground floor cases in Hillman Library feature a map of...

30 Mar
What Does Pittsburgh Mean to You?: The Power of PRYSE Academy Youth Through a Camera Lens

During the hot, sweaty months of July and August 2018, middle and high school students at PRYSE Academy, a summer camp for immigrant and refugee youth in...

30 Mar
Pitt Dance Marathon

Pitt Dance Marathon is the largest student-run philanthropy at the University of Pittsburgh that works yearlong in an effort to enhance the movement that...

March 30, 2019 8:00 a.m.
30 Mar
Latin American Social and Public Policy Conference

The LASPP Conference was first held in 1996 and has been held annually since then. It has been organized by the graduate students from the LASPP Graduate...

March 30, 2019 8:30 a.m.
30 Mar
Be a Good Neighbor Day

This signature day of service is focused on the theme of neighborhoods and the concept of being a “good neighbor.” This will foster a sense of community on...

March 30, 2019 9:00 a.m.
30 Mar
Pitt-Johnstown baseball vs. IUP

Pitt-Johnstown vs. IUP in a PSAC baseball doubleheader. First game begins at 1 p.m., second game starts at 3 p.m.

March 30, 2019 1:00 p.m.
30 Mar
Pitt-Johnstown softball vs. Clarion

Pitt-Johnstown hosts Clarion in a doubleheader. First game starts at 1 p.m., second game at approximately 3 p.m.

March 30, 2019 1:00 p.m.
30 Mar
Senior Recital: Ryan Salisbury

Free Guitarist Ryan Salisbury will perform his Senior Recital accompanied by James Johnson, III on drums and Cliff Barnes on organ. The program includes...

March 30, 2019 2:00 p.m.
30 Mar
Men's Baseball vs. Miami Day 2

Join the Pitt men’s baseball team on March 30 as they take on Day 2 Miami at the Petersen Sports Complex at 3:00 p.m.

March 30, 2019 3:00 p.m.
30 Mar
Women's Softball vs. North Carolina Day 2

Join the Pitt women's softball team on March 30 as they take on Day 2 against North Carolina at the Petersen Sports Complex at 4:00 p.m.

March 30, 2019 4:00 p.m.
30 Mar
Italian Film Festival

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

March 30, 2019 7:00 p.m.
30 Mar
Afropop Ensemble: Sonic Migrations

In 1988, Public Radio International (PRI) coined the term “Afropop” to refer to a cross section of traditional and urban music styles that originated or had...

March 30, 2019 8:00 p.m.
30 Mar
Afropop Ensemble: Spring Concert

In 1988, a radio series called Public Radio International (PRI) coined the term “Afropop” to refer to a cross section of traditional and urban music styles...

March 30, 2019 8:00 p.m.
30 Mar
Music on the Edge: Instruments of Happiness Guitar Quartet

Music on the Edge and The Andy Warhol Museum co-present Instruments of Happiness Guitar Quartet. Their program will include new works they commissioned by...

March 30, 2019 8:00 p.m.

Sunday, March 31

31 Mar
Pittsburgh Women in Organized Labor

Archives & Special Collections would like to announce their Women's History Month exhibit, Pittsburgh Women in Organized Labor. The exhibit, digital kiosk...

31 Mar
Resilience in Times of Change: Life Solutions Webinar

Change is an inevitable part of life. Sometimes it hits us unexpectedly and other times it comes as a consequence of a decision we made. Either way, change...

March 31, 2019
31 Mar
The Art of Noh: Woodblock Prints by Tsukioka Kōgyo

Noh, a theater form that originated in the fourteenth century, was associated historically with the ruling warrior class, who made up about 5% of Japan’s...

31 Mar
Travelers Along the Silk Roads: 10th Century to the Present

Ground & Second Floors, Hillman Library Free & open to the public during Hillman Library hours The ground floor cases in Hillman Library feature a map of...

31 Mar
What Does Pittsburgh Mean to You?: The Power of PRYSE Academy Youth Through a Camera Lens

During the hot, sweaty months of July and August 2018, middle and high school students at PRYSE Academy, a summer camp for immigrant and refugee youth in...

31 Mar
Women's Tennis vs. North Carolina

Join the Pitt women's tennis team on March 31 as they take on North Carolina at the Oxford Athletic Club at 11:00 a.m.

March 31, 2019 11:00 a.m.
31 Mar
Men's Baseball vs. Miami Day 3

Join the Pitt men’s baseball team on March 31 as they take on Day 3 Miami at the Petersen Sports Complex at 1:00 p.m.

March 31, 2019 1:00 p.m.
31 Mar
Topgolf

Join Pitt Program Council for an afternoon at Topgolf Pittsburgh! Students will enjoy 3 hours of gameplay and a catered buffet! No golfing ability? No...

March 31, 2019 1:15 p.m.
31 Mar
Vocal Confluence

It has been said that music is the language of the soul. Join Vocal Confluence on an a cappella journey through a series of emotions we all experience to see...

March 31, 2019 3:00 p.m.

Monday, April 1

01 Apr
The Art of Noh: Woodblock Prints by Tsukioka Kōgyo

Noh, a theater form that originated in the fourteenth century, was associated historically with the ruling warrior class, who made up about 5% of Japan’s...

01 Apr
Travelers Along the Silk Roads: 10th Century to the Present

Ground & Second Floors, Hillman Library Free & open to the public during Hillman Library hours The ground floor cases in Hillman Library feature a map of...

01 Apr
Defining the Neglected Tropical Diseases: Research, Development, and Global Health Equity, 1970-present

Abstract: The “neglected tropical diseases” (NTDs) are a cluster of thirty-five infectious diseases categorized by their impact on an estimated one billion...

April 01, 2019 9:00 a.m.
01 Apr
Dissertation Defense: Kelly Rice Williams

"Exploring the Identification and Treatment of Adolescent Anxiety in Primary Care: The Perceptions of Primary Care Providers" Committee: Jeanette Trauth...

April 01, 2019 9:00 a.m.
01 Apr
How to win Graduate Research Fellowships from NSF

Get details and advice about applying to the National Science Foundation's Graduate Research Fellowship program. The program grants you: The freedom to...

April 01, 2019 9:00 a.m.
01 Apr
Colloquium with Rachel Rudinger

Join us as Rachel Rudinger, PhD Candidate at Johns Hopkins University, presents "Natural Language Understanding for Events and Participants in Text." In...

01 Apr
Norman G. Hooten, PharmD:  The Pitt Pharmacy Tucci/Koch Lecture 2019

The Tucci/Koch lecture is a yearly lecture where distinguished leaders in Pharmacy speak to the Pitt Pharmacy School and the University. This year, the...

April 01, 2019 12:00 p.m.
01 Apr
Three Minute Thesis (3MT) Pitt Competition

The Three Minute Thesis (3MT) Competition celebrates the exciting research conducted by Pitt’s doctoral students. Developed by The University of Queensland...

01 Apr
Three Minute Thesis (3MT®) Pitt Competition

The 3MT competition celebrates the exciting research conducted by Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) students. Developed by The University of Queensland (UQ), 3MT...

01 Apr
Cancer Survivorship Lecture Series: Cathy J. Bradley, PhD, MPH

Cathy J. Bradley, PhD, MPH, Unviersity of Colorado Comprehensive Cancer Center, will present "Emerging Trends in Cancer's Economic Consequences." Sponsored...

April 01, 2019 1:00 p.m.
01 Apr
PhD Defense

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

01 Apr
Queer Affect in Crip Landscapes: Disability, Desire, Devastation

Robert McRuer, PhD Professor of English The George Washington University Author of Crip Times: Disability, Globalization, and Resistance Medical...

April 01, 2019 5:00 p.m.
01 Apr
Multilingual and Multicultural Education for Young Children

Join trying Together and the University of Pittsburgh School of Education for the annual symposium. This year's topic is on multilingual and multicultural...

April 01, 2019 6:00 p.m.
01 Apr
Open Mic Night

Bring your talent. Bring a friend. Bring it on. The C4C Open Mic Night at Nordy's Place is a chance for performers of all kinds – writers, musicians,...

April 01, 2019 8:30 p.m.

Tuesday, April 2

02 Apr
The Art of Noh: Woodblock Prints by Tsukioka Kōgyo

Noh, a theater form that originated in the fourteenth century, was associated historically with the ruling warrior class, who made up about 5% of Japan’s...

02 Apr
Travelers Along the Silk Roads: 10th Century to the Present

Ground & Second Floors, Hillman Library Free & open to the public during Hillman Library hours The ground floor cases in Hillman Library feature a map of...

02 Apr
Climate + Communications @ Brilliant Breakfasts

Can communication stop climate change? Joylette Portlock thinks so. She’s Executive Director of Communotopia, which is using media to empower people to join...

April 02, 2019 8:00 a.m.
02 Apr
Model African Union Conference 2019

Model African Union is a simulation of the African Union, bringing together high school and college students to take on the roles of African leaders working...

02 Apr
Frances Hesselbein Leadership Forum presents Skip Spriggs

The Frances Hesselbein Leadership Forum is featuring Skip Spriggs, who will be speaking about "Opening Pathways to Opportunity." Spriggs is the President...

April 02, 2019 8:30 a.m.
02 Apr
Defining the Neglected Tropical Diseases: Research, Development, and Global Health Equity, 1970-present

Abstract: The “neglected tropical diseases” (NTDs) are a cluster of thirty-five infectious diseases categorized by their impact on an estimated one billion...

April 02, 2019 9:00 a.m.
02 Apr
Walkshopping Our Urban Campus

With Thomas Morton, Ph.D. History of Art and Architecture This walking workshop is designed to help instructors consider opportunities to include the...

April 02, 2019 10:00 a.m.
02 Apr
 Dissertation Defense: William Eck

The department of Philosophy announces William Eck's defense of "Herder's Science of Man: The Origins of Anthropology in the Philosophy of...

April 02, 2019 10:30 a.m.
02 Apr
Bile acid based approaches to treating cholestatic diseases

As part of the PLRC Seminar Series, Dr. Saul Karpen, Professor of Pediatrics and Raymond F. Schinazi Distinguished Biomedical Chair at Emory University, will...

April 02, 2019 12:00 p.m.
02 Apr
Dissertation Defense: Christian Hughes

Final Dissertation Defense Meeting: When Do We Listen to Social Influencers? Two Essays Examining the Role of Social Influence

April 02, 2019 12:00 p.m.
02 Apr
Overview of the Tenure & Promotion Process

Join this Faculty Development Workshop featuring a panel of senior leaders from various schools. They will discuss the process involved in promotion and...

02 Apr
Shaping National Memory: Ukrainian Secret Police Archives and WWII

Jared McBride, University of California, Los Angeles Following the Maidan Revolution, the Ukrainian government opened the former KGB archives after years of...

April 02, 2019 12:00 p.m.
02 Apr
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...

April 02, 2019 1:00 p.m.
02 Apr
Cyberthreats: Protecting Yourself and the University

Pitt IT has put a robust array of security measures and centralized security controls in place to protect the University’s network and data. However,...

April 02, 2019 2:00 p.m.
02 Apr
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...

02 Apr
The Amazing Assembly Mechanism of a Viral Nanomachine

Terence S. Dermody, MD, the Vira I. Heinz Professor and chair of pediatrics and professor of microbiology and molecular genetics, School of Medicine, will...

April 02, 2019 4:00 p.m.
02 Apr
Preparing for an Exit

Acquisitions are the most common form of exit. Learn how to prepare the company for sale, including the due diligence process, sale process and potential...

April 02, 2019 5:30 p.m.
02 Apr
Pitt-Johnstown Education Division Speaker

Poverty's Impact on Early Literacy The Pitt-Johnstown Education Division hosts speaker Ms. Donna Cooper, Executive Director of Public Citizens for Children...

02 Apr
The North American Invasion of the "Beatles" of Congenital Heart Disease:  Maude Abbott, Alfred Blalock, Helen Traussig, and Henry Banhson's Trips to Europe

William Evans, MD Co-Director Children’s Heart Center Nevada Clinical Professor of Pediatrics UNLV School of Medicine C.F. Reynolds Medical History Society...

April 02, 2019 6:00 p.m.
02 Apr
Sustainability Town Hall

The Student Government Board is centering their next monthly Town Hall meeting on recycling and waste diversion on and off campus! The purpose of the Town...

April 02, 2019 9:00 p.m.

Wednesday, April 3

03 Apr
The Art of Noh: Woodblock Prints by Tsukioka Kōgyo

Noh, a theater form that originated in the fourteenth century, was associated historically with the ruling warrior class, who made up about 5% of Japan’s...

03 Apr
Travelers Along the Silk Roads: 10th Century to the Present

Ground & Second Floors, Hillman Library Free & open to the public during Hillman Library hours The ground floor cases in Hillman Library feature a map of...

03 Apr
Dean's Day Student Research Competition

Students present their research during multiple poster sessions while faculty judge presentations for prizes, students evaluate for Grand Rounds credit, and...

April 03, 2019 9:00 a.m.
03 Apr
Day at the Spa

Ready to pamper yourself? Snag some FREE spa services at Day at the Spa! South Hills Beauty Academy students will be providing services such as hair cuts,...

April 03, 2019 11:00 a.m.
03 Apr
Pawsitive U

Today’s activity is sponsored by the Office of Residence Life and the Interfaith Dialogue and Engagement Office. Each Wednesday from approximately...

April 03, 2019 11:30 a.m.
03 Apr
Antisemitism Then and Now: Perspectives After Tree of Life

This lecture is a part of a one-credit mini course and public lecture series at the University of Pittsburgh. Antisemitism Then and Now: Perspectives After...

April 03, 2019 12:00 p.m.
03 Apr
How to win Graduate Research Fellowships from NSF

Get details and advice about applying to the National Science Foundation's Graduate Research Fellowship program. The program grants you: The freedom to...

April 03, 2019 12:00 p.m.
03 Apr
Thesis Defense:  Teesta Dasgupta

Chemistry MS Defense: Establishing design and assembly rules for Peptide Oligonucleotide Chimeras (POCs) Advisor: Nathaniel Rosi Committee...

April 03, 2019 12:00 p.m.
03 Apr
Pitt Knits Open Knitting Hour

Join Pitt Knits as they host a open hour of knitting/crocheting every Wednesday from 1-2 pm in the C4C Workshop. The C4C Open Hour is a small, casual,...

03 Apr
Self Reflected with Dr. Greg Dunn

2–2:45 p.m. Opening reception Falk Library Upper Floor exhibit area Experience the artwork of the Art on the Brain exhibit and interact with the artist,...

April 03, 2019 2:00 p.m.
03 Apr
Not Speaking the Same Language?: 4 Steps to Engaging Your International Students

This workshop is also known as “Teaching International Students.” What’s the best approach to take when getting to know your international students, and how...

April 03, 2019 2:30 p.m.
03 Apr
How to Make the Most of Summer Break

Spend all summer winnin' scholarships! Here's how to use your time off to get ahead. Awarding Afternoons Get more insider skills to compete for...

April 03, 2019 3:00 p.m.
03 Apr
Lessons Learned Around The Boathouse for Endovascular Neurosurgery

Elad Levy, MD, professor of neurosurgery and radiology, and chair of the Department of Neurosurgery at the University of Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine...

April 03, 2019 4:00 p.m.
03 Apr
Nobel Laureate William Phillips Presents: Time, Einstein, and the Coolest Stuff in the Universe

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

April 03, 2019 4:00 p.m.
03 Apr
Women's Softball vs. Ohio State

Join the Pitt women's softball team on April 3 as they take on Ohio State at the Petersen Sports Complex at 4:00 p.m.

April 03, 2019 4:00 p.m.
03 Apr
Nursing Speaker Series: Healthy Work Environment

Join the Pitt School of Nursing and the Eta chapter of Sigma for the first of our two-part Nursing Speaker Series with alumna Helene M. Burns, DNP, RN,...

April 03, 2019 5:30 p.m.
03 Apr
Pitt - Greensburg: Free Credit Workshop

Pitt-Greensburg will offer a free Credit Workshop that will show participants how credit--its use and misuse--can affect their lives. Sharon Turchick, CPA...

April 03, 2019 6:00 p.m.

Thursday, April 4

04 Apr
American Hungarian Educators Association

Keynote Speaker: Janos Kenyeres, University of Toronto The keynote speech will critically examine the ways Hungarian identity has been given different...

April 04, 2019
04 Apr
The Art of Noh: Woodblock Prints by Tsukioka Kōgyo

Noh, a theater form that originated in the fourteenth century, was associated historically with the ruling warrior class, who made up about 5% of Japan’s...

04 Apr
Travelers Along the Silk Roads: 10th Century to the Present

Ground & Second Floors, Hillman Library Free & open to the public during Hillman Library hours The ground floor cases in Hillman Library feature a map of...

04 Apr
Pitt BioE Day 2019

Pitt BMES and Pitt Bioengineering are proud to announce the seventh annual BioE Day! This event is designed to foster collaboration with industry partners...

April 04, 2019 9:00 a.m.
04 Apr
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,...

April 04, 2019 10:00 a.m.
04 Apr
Getting Started with eSignature Service (DocuSign)

This workshop is for staff who are interested in learning how to use eSignature Service (DocuSign). DocuSign allows you to send, sign, and manage documents...

April 04, 2019 10:00 a.m.
04 Apr
Blue and Gold Tours!

The University of Pittsburgh Staff Council and Pitt Alumni Association Blue and Gold Society will be holding it's Spring 2019 Pittsburgh campus walking...

April 04, 2019 12:00 p.m.
04 Apr
Dissertation Defense:  Annika Kelsey Johnson

Agency at the Confluence of Dakhóta and Euro-American Art, 1835-191 Department: History of Art and Architecture Committee Chair: Professor Kirk...

April 04, 2019 12:00 p.m.
04 Apr
Dissertation Defense:  Robert Bressin

Chemistry PhD Defense: SYNTHESIS OF THERAPEUTIC AGENTS FOR ORGANOPHOSPHORUS NERVE AGENTS AND CANCER Advisor: Kazunori Koide Committee Members: Peter...

April 04, 2019 4:00 p.m.
04 Apr
Multidisciplinary Sleep and Chronobiology Conferences (MSCC)

This is a regular meeting hosted by the Multidisciplinary Sleep and Chronobiology Center, designed to bring together a multidisciplinary audience with...

April 04, 2019 4:00 p.m.
04 Apr
Progress in Kidney Transplant Survival over Three Decades and Future Directions

Sundaram Hariharan, MD, professor of medicine in the Renal-Electrolyte Division and professor of surgery, School of Medicine, will deliver a Provost’s...

April 04, 2019 4:00 p.m.
04 Apr
2019 Covestro Distinguished Lecture

The Covestro Distinguished Lectureship (a continuation of the Bayer Distinguished Lectureship) is presented annually by the Department of Chemical and...

April 04, 2019 5:00 p.m.
04 Apr
How to win Graduate Research Fellowships from NSF

Get details and advice about applying to the National Science Foundation's Graduate Research Fellowship program. The program grants you: The freedom to...

April 04, 2019 5:30 p.m.
04 Apr
Open Rec Wheelchair Basketball

Want to learn how to play Wheelchair Basketball or brush up on your skills? Head up to Trees Hall Gymnasium on Thursdays from 6-8pm and play around with the...

April 04, 2019 6:00 p.m.
04 Apr
Italian Film Festival

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

April 04, 2019 7:00 p.m.
04 Apr
TESSA Talks: LGBTQ+ Rights

Discussion for students, by students. Technology - Education - Science - Society - Art Join us every other Thursday for pizza and interdisciplinary...

April 04, 2019 7:00 p.m.
04 Apr
Into the Woods

Stephen Sondheim’s Into the Woods, a 1987 musical that combines the plots of several Brothers Grimm and Charles Perrault fairy tales. Niffer Clarke, a...

April 04, 2019 8:00 p.m.

Friday, April 5

05 Apr
American Hungarian Educators Association

Keynote Speaker: Janos Kenyeres, University of Toronto The keynote speech will critically examine the ways Hungarian identity has been given different...

April 05, 2019
05 Apr
The Art of Noh: Woodblock Prints by Tsukioka Kōgyo

Noh, a theater form that originated in the fourteenth century, was associated historically with the ruling warrior class, who made up about 5% of Japan’s...

05 Apr
Travelers Along the Silk Roads: 10th Century to the Present

Ground & Second Floors, Hillman Library Free & open to the public during Hillman Library hours The ground floor cases in Hillman Library feature a map of...

05 Apr
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...

April 05, 2019 7:30 a.m.
05 Apr
2019 Covestro Distinguished Lecture

The Covestro Distinguished Lectureship (a continuation of the Bayer Distinguished Lectureship) is presented annually by the Department of Chemical and...

April 05, 2019 9:30 a.m.
05 Apr
C.C. Li Lecture

The Department of Human Genetics holds an annual guest lecture in honor of former faculty member Ching Chun "C.C." Li, Pitt Public Health faculty for over 30...

April 05, 2019 12:00 p.m.
05 Apr
Dissertation Defense: Candice Biernesser

"Social Media and Adolescent Suicide: Exploring Risks, Benefits, and Opportunities for Prevention" Public Health/Department of Behavioral and Community...

April 05, 2019 1:00 p.m.
05 Apr
Pitt-Johnstown baseball vs. Cal U

Pitt-Johnstown vs. California University of PA in a PSAC doubleheader. First game begins at 1 p.m., second game starts at 3 p.m.

April 05, 2019 1:00 p.m.