Events Calendar

October 15 - November 13, 2019

Tuesday, October 15

15 Oct
5 Strategies to Actually Enjoy the Holidays This Year: Life Solutions Webinar

So often, the holidays are depicted as a time of blissful good cheer and family connection. Why do so many of us feel busy, pressured, or lonely each year...

October 15, 2019
15 Oct
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 Oct
Mobile Study Lab

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

15 Oct
To Those Who Grasp It: Responding to October 27

On October 27th, 2018, a white supremacist killed eleven worshipers at the Tree of Life – Or L’Simcha, Dor Hadash, and New Light Congregations in the...

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

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

15 Oct
Pitt-Greensburg Fall Into the Streets

The Pitt-Greensburg campus community is participating in the annual Fall Into the Streets. Capping off this weeklong opportunity to volunteer in the greater...

October 15, 2019 7:30 a.m.
15 Oct
Coffee and Conversation with the President

Pitt-Greensburg students are invited to join President Gregerson for coffee and conversation in Bobcat Station (Chambers Hall). Bring your questions and your...

15 Oct
Walk-In Flu Shots at Falk Pharmacy

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

October 15, 2019 9:30 a.m.
15 Oct
Box Basics: Getting Started with Cloud Collaboration

Learn how to access, edit, store, share, and comment on files online – for real-time cloud collaboration – from anywhere in the world. Plus, discover the...

October 15, 2019 10:00 a.m.
15 Oct
Pitt SAA's Paint the Town

Help us spread Pitt Pride by participating in painting Oakland Blue & Gold! SORC recognized student organizations can sign up and register for our student...

October 15, 2019 10:30 a.m.
15 Oct
Fraternity and Sorority Life Blood Drive

Greek Week will be sponsoring a Vitalant Blood Drive. To make an appointment, vist https://www.vitalant.org , and under the drop-down "Donate" option there...

October 15, 2019 11:00 a.m.
15 Oct
 Non-invasive Brain Stimulation to Monitor and Enhance Brain Recovery

As part of the McGowan Institute Injury, Repair and Regenerative Medicine Seminar Series, Drs. George Wittenberg & Amit Sethi will present their talk titled,...

October 15, 2019 11:30 a.m.
15 Oct
Inclusive Language Training

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

October 15, 2019 12:00 p.m.
15 Oct
Making Gifts to Loved Ones and Charities: TIAA Live Webinar

You can help to maximize the value of your life’s work and help to take care of your survivors and philanthropic causes with a little planning. This webinar...

October 15, 2019 12:00 p.m.
15 Oct
Pitt Alumni Association's Spirit Decoration Contest

Get together with your floormates, student organization, or colleagues and create a display of Pitt Pride! Showcase your school spirit by decorating your...

October 15, 2019 12:00 p.m.
15 Oct
Immunogenomic Characterization of Diffuse Large B Cell Lymphoma

UPMC Hillman Cancer Center Basic & Translational Research Seminar Series will host a talk by Justin Kline he is an Associate Professor of the Department of...

15 Oct
Thornburgh Family Lecture on Disability Law & Policy

Ted Kennedy, Jr., Chair of the Board of the American Association of People with Disabilites presents, "The Future of Disability Rights." Mr. Kennedy is a...

October 15, 2019 1:00 p.m.
15 Oct
Open Door Project Art as Activism: Excerpts from Khūrākī

Pittsburgh-based RealTime Interventions has created an inspiring and compelling series of theatrical portraits of Afghan women who have recently become...

October 15, 2019 1:30 p.m.
15 Oct
Get to Know the Global Hub

Haven’t had a chance to visit the new Pitt Global Hub? Check it out during International Week! Pitt Global Hub Manager Karen Lue will offer guided tours of...

October 15, 2019 2:00 p.m.
15 Oct
3D Printing Workshop: The Open Lab @ Hillman

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

October 15, 2019 2:30 p.m.
15 Oct
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...

15 Oct
Resist Art: Tissue

Pre-registration required: register here Is it Impressionism? No, but classical paint techniques don’t apply in this workshop! Learn to make a landscape...

15 Oct
Science 2019: Career Symposium for Postdocs and Graduate Students

Exploring Your Passions and Recognizing Your Potential This interactive workshop, presented by the Office of Academic Career Development–Health Sciences and...

15 Oct
Book Launch - "Becoming Hispanic-Serving Institutions: Opportunities for Colleges and Universities"

Co-sponsored by University of Pittsburgh's School of Education and Center for Latin American Studies (CLAS). Join author and School of Education associate...

15 Oct
International Speed Friending

Whether you’re an international student at Pitt looking to make American friends in Pittsburgh or a native speaker of English at Pitt interested in meeting...

October 15, 2019 4:00 p.m.
15 Oct
Start Smart Seminars:

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

October 15, 2019 5:00 p.m.
15 Oct
Christian Fellowship Club Bible Study

The Christian Fellowship Club (CFC) will host a Bible Study at the Alumni Pavilion where you can delve deeper into the Bible and take time to learn about and...

15 Oct
Brain Candy Podcast

A Sugar Rush for your intellectual side, the ladies from Brain Candy Podcast, Susie Meister and Sarah Rice muse about their experiences with reality...

October 15, 2019 6:00 p.m.
15 Oct
VAS Halloween Painting Party

Join the Visual Arts Society in creating Halloween artwork. Come early as supplies are limited to the first 40 Pitt-Greensburg students. Refreshments!

October 15, 2019 7:00 p.m.

Wednesday, October 16

16 Oct
5 Strategies to Actually Enjoy the Holidays This Year: Life Solutions Webinar

So often, the holidays are depicted as a time of blissful good cheer and family connection. Why do so many of us feel busy, pressured, or lonely each year...

October 16, 2019
16 Oct
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,...

16 Oct
Mobile Study Lab

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

16 Oct
To Those Who Grasp It: Responding to October 27

On October 27th, 2018, a white supremacist killed eleven worshipers at the Tree of Life – Or L’Simcha, Dor Hadash, and New Light Congregations in the...

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

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

16 Oct
Pitt-Greensburg Fall Into the Streets

The Pitt-Greensburg campus community is participating in the annual Fall Into the Streets. Capping off this weeklong opportunity to volunteer in the greater...

October 16, 2019 7:30 a.m.
16 Oct
Pitt-Greensburg: All of Us Research Program

On Wednesday, October 16, representatives of the All of Us Pennsylvania, in coordination with the University of Pittsburgh, will be on campus conducting...

October 16, 2019 8:00 a.m.
16 Oct
Research Metrics and Publication Reports

Learn about Pitt's toolbox for presenting quantitative research impact reports in support of grant applications, appointment and tenure portfolio, and...

16 Oct
Talent Center Education Session for Department Admins – Staff

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

October 16, 2019 9:00 a.m.
16 Oct
Pitt SAA's Paint the Town

Help us spread Pitt Pride by participating in painting Oakland Blue & Gold! SORC recognized student organizations can sign up and register for our student...

October 16, 2019 10:30 a.m.
16 Oct
Audit Committee of the Board of Trustees

The Audit Committee assists the Board in fulfilling its oversight responsibilities with respect to the annual financial reporting process, the system of...

October 16, 2019 11:00 a.m.
16 Oct
Flu Shot Clinic - Bradford

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

16 Oct
Fraternity and Sorority Life Blood Drive

Greek Week will be sponsoring a Vitalant Blood Drive. To make an appointment, vist https://www.vitalant.org , and under the drop-down "Donate" option there...

October 16, 2019 11:00 a.m.
16 Oct
Greater Pittsburgh Law Fair

Meet with representatives from law schools across the country. Learn about the application process, financial aid, and other resources available to you. Open...

October 16, 2019 11:00 a.m.
16 Oct
International Food Trucks

Back by popular demand, the International Week Committee has invited several of the most popular food trucks in the city to share their innovative and...

October 16, 2019 11:00 a.m.
16 Oct
Pawsitive U

Each Wednesday from 11:30am-12:30pm the Office of Resience Life sponsors Pawsitive U- a wellness initiative to promote positivity and wellness on campus!

October 16, 2019 11:30 a.m.
16 Oct
Artful Wednesdays: Conscious Soca

Groove to the calypso rhythms and sounds of Trinidad and Tobago FREE during lunch in Nordy's! Free Lunch! No need to sign up, just show up and bring all your...

October 16, 2019 12:00 p.m.
16 Oct
City of Asylum Exiled Writers

This presentation will feature exiled writers who are part of City of Asylum's Exiled Writer Residency Program, which is a long-term residency for literary...

October 16, 2019 12:00 p.m.
16 Oct
ECE Graduate Seminar - Professor Gurudev Dutt

A key feature of quantum physics is the existence of superpositions of single and many-particle quantum states, usually referred to as quantum coherence and...

October 16, 2019 12:00 p.m.
16 Oct
Staff Council General Meeting

Please join us for our monthly general assembly meeting! If you have any questions please feel free to email the staff council office at...

October 16, 2019 12:00 p.m.
16 Oct
Student Activities Board (SAB) Meeting

The Student Activities Board (SAB) invites fellow students to their meetings to help plan events for the campus.

October 16, 2019 12:00 p.m.
16 Oct
Understanding Health Savings Accounts (HSAs): TIAA Live Webinar

You may know about the tax advantages of contributing to a Health Savings Account (HSA), but did you know that HSAs are also a way to save for health care in...

October 16, 2019 12:00 p.m.
16 Oct
Talent Center Education Session for Department Admins – Student and All-Temps

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

October 16, 2019 1:00 p.m.
16 Oct
William (Chet) de Groat, Phd 51—Years As A Pitt Faculty Icon

This symposium at Science 2019 recognizes the unparalleled basic/clinical research advances, teaching, and mentoring that have been provided to the...

October 16, 2019 2:00 p.m.
16 Oct
International Games

Drop by the Pitt Global Hub on Wed., Oct. 16, 3-5 p.m., and try out table games from around the world! The Hub will have a variety of options for you and...

October 16, 2019 3:00 p.m.
16 Oct
Market-Proof Your Retirement: TIAA Live Webinar

In retirement—and the years leading up to it—protecting your savings becomes just as important as growing it. Join us to learn how to create your own...

October 16, 2019 3:00 p.m.
16 Oct
Pitt Momentum Funds: Information Session

On October 16, 2019 and October 17, 2019, University reprentatives are hosting an informational session focused on answering questions about the Pitt...

October 16, 2019 3:00 p.m.
16 Oct
 Michael G. Wells Entrepreneurial Scholars Lecture

We are proud to present a panel of University of Pittsburgh innovators & past Michael G. Wells competitors who have moved on to create a startup company...

October 16, 2019 4:00 p.m.
16 Oct
Green Speakeasy

Join us for an invited talk, light snacks, and 2 free drinks. RSVP required at engineering.pitt.edu/GreenSpeakeasy

October 16, 2019 4:00 p.m.
16 Oct
Transition Design: A Transdisciplinary Approach to Sustainable Futures

Please join us for the next meeting of the Environmental Humanities Research Seminar! Hajira Qazi, a doctoral student in Transition Design at CMU, will...

16 Oct
Curiosity Hours

Let one of our Undergraduate Mentors treat you to a cup of coffee while you chat about research opportunities and creative pursuits at Curiosity Hours. No...

October 16, 2019 5:00 p.m.
16 Oct
EndNote Basics Workshop

Each EndNote session will cover an introduction to EndNote, adding entries to an EndNote library, and using EndNote to create in-text citations and...

October 16, 2019 5:00 p.m.
16 Oct
Focus group: Admissions Experience

Join the Pitt Social Work Admissions team for dinner and a conversation about your experience with the Pitt Social Work Admissions process!

October 16, 2019 5:00 p.m.
16 Oct
Innovation Showcase

For consecutive years, Pitt innovators have had record-breaking results for innovation. In FY2019, Pitt innovators were issued 91 U.S. patents and formed 17...

October 16, 2019 5:00 p.m.
16 Oct
Let's Talk Africa! Lecture Series Kick-off Event: Round Table Discussion

Come join us for authentic African cuisine and conversation! This event kicks off our Let's Talk Africa Lecture Series and will feature a panel of select...

16 Oct
Pitt-Johnstown Spanish Week:  a brief history of El Sistema

“How Latin America changed the world of classical music: A brief history of El Sistema” will be presented by Maestro James Blachly, Music Director of the...

16 Oct
CEC in Homewood One-Year Anniversary

The Community Engagement Center in Homewood is turning one! Celebrate the partnership between the University and the community, while enjoying good food and...

October 16, 2019 5:30 p.m.
16 Oct
Godzilla On My Mind

A lecture by Japanese Historian Dr. William Tsutsui on the socioeconomic impact of the Godzilla franchise followed by a free screening of the original 1954...

October 16, 2019 6:30 p.m.
16 Oct
Alcohol and its Dangers

Pennsylvania State Trooper Stephen Limani will discuss "Alcohol and its Dangers." His visit to campus is part of a series of events planned throughout the...

16 Oct
Zumba with the Spanish Club

The Pitt-Greensburg Spanish Club will host its first Zumba class. Come enjoy the fun, music, and dancing.

October 16, 2019 7:00 p.m.
16 Oct
"What is Therapy?" Workshop

Facilitated by Pitt Active Minds, a presentation will be given about what therapy is and what to expect for those who have not experienced it yet. The...

October 16, 2019 8:00 p.m.
16 Oct
University of Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra

Free Pitt's Symphony Orchestra performs Oyebade Dosunmu’s an Ifa Moral (2004), Klucevsek’s Wave Hill (1995), Beethoven’s Piano Concerto No. 3 with soloist...

October 16, 2019 8:00 p.m.
16 Oct
SAB Gator Ball Tournament

The Pitt-Greensburg Student Activities Board (SAB) is hosting a Gator Ball Tournament. Teams can have between five and seven people. Individuals are welcome...

October 16, 2019 9:00 p.m.

Thursday, October 17

17 Oct
5 Strategies to Actually Enjoy the Holidays This Year: Life Solutions Webinar

So often, the holidays are depicted as a time of blissful good cheer and family connection. Why do so many of us feel busy, pressured, or lonely each year...

October 17, 2019
17 Oct
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,...

17 Oct
Pitt-Greensburg: Christian Fellowship Club Lunch

Members of the Christian Fellowship Club (CFC) meet every Monday and Thursday for food, friends, and good conversation. If you're looking for an event that's...

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

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

17 Oct
Pitt-Greensburg Fall Into the Streets

The Pitt-Greensburg campus community is participating in the annual Fall Into the Streets. Capping off this weeklong opportunity to volunteer in the greater...

October 17, 2019 7:30 a.m.
17 Oct
Advanced Analytics Summit

How can advanced analytics inform your enrollment, retention, and student outcomes? The University of Pittsburgh is hosting the second annual Advanced...

October 17, 2019 8:30 a.m.
17 Oct
To Those Who Grasp It: Responding to October 27

On October 27th, 2018, a white supremacist killed eleven worshipers at the Tree of Life – Or L’Simcha, Dor Hadash, and New Light Congregations in the...

17 Oct
Science 2019: Inflammation, Immunology, and Disease

This spotlight session at Science 2019 will feature four Pitt scientists sharing brief presentations of some of their latest research and findings on the...

October 17, 2019 9:00 a.m.
17 Oct
Science 2019: It’s the Only Planet We Have

This spotlight session at Science 2019 will feature four Pitt scientists sharing brief presentations of some of their latest research and findings on the...

October 17, 2019 9:00 a.m.
17 Oct
Science 2019: Mapping and Understanding the Brain

This spotlight session at Science 2019 will feature four Pitt scientists sharing brief presentations of some of their latest research and findings on the...

October 17, 2019 9:00 a.m.
17 Oct
Science as Art

From the lab to the lecture hall, creativity abounds on campus. As part of Pitt’s Year of Creativity, this year’s Science as Art celebrates creativity hidden...

October 17, 2019 9:00 a.m.
17 Oct
Talent Center Education Session for Department Admins – All Job types

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

17 Oct
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...

October 17, 2019 9:30 a.m.
17 Oct
Walk-In Flu Shots at Falk Pharmacy

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

October 17, 2019 9:30 a.m.
17 Oct
Celebrating Survivorship

A Conversation with Amanda Nguyen Sexual assault survivors’ advocate and founder of Rise Recipient of the 24th Heinz Award for Public Policy Thursday...

October 17, 2019 10:00 a.m.
17 Oct
IT Security: Protecting Yourself and the University from Cyber Threats

Pitt Information Technology has a robust array of security measures and centralized security controls to protect the University’s network and data, but we...

October 17, 2019 10:00 a.m.
17 Oct
Meet Gradescope

Join our online workshop and learn how other instructors at the University of Pittsburgh use Gradescope to dramatically reduce the pain and time associated...

October 17, 2019 10:00 a.m.
17 Oct
Pitt SAA's Paint the Town

Help us spread Pitt Pride by participating in painting Oakland Blue & Gold! SORC recognized student organizations can sign up and register for our student...

October 17, 2019 10:30 a.m.
17 Oct
Writing Good READMEs

Have you ever seen a README for a piece of software? It's a simple text document that tells you who made a program, what it does, and how to run it. Learn...

17 Oct
Cider with First Lady Sarah and First Dog Sadie

Stop by the Alumni Pavilion and enjoy a glass of apple cider with Pitt-Greensburg's First Lady Sarah Gregerson and First Dog Sadie. Help create a new campus...

October 17, 2019 11:00 a.m.
17 Oct
Fraternity and Sorority Life Blood Drive

Greek Week will be sponsoring a Vitalant Blood Drive. To make an appointment, vist https://www.vitalant.org , and under the drop-down "Donate" option there...

October 17, 2019 11:00 a.m.
17 Oct
Host Defense Strategies

At the Science 2019 Dickson Prize in Medicine Lecture, Ruslan Medzhitov, PhD, will discuss his groundbreaking research. Register free on site. Rusland...

October 17, 2019 11:00 a.m.
17 Oct
News of the World

Dr. Lipika Mazumdar invites students to join her in a discussion of the important news of the day. This is an Academic Village LEARNING event.

October 17, 2019 11:45 a.m.
17 Oct
Visual Arts Society (VAS) Meeting

Join the Pitt-Greensburg Visual Arts Society (VAS) for their bi-weekly meeting!

October 17, 2019 11:45 a.m.
17 Oct
Blue and Gold Tours!

Register below for the Thursday, October 17th (weather permitting) tour beginning at 12:30 pm. All tours will begin inside the Alumni Association offices at...

October 17, 2019 12:00 p.m.
17 Oct
Copyright Permission Who Can Grant it, and How to Ask for Them

Want to re-publish a journal article you have written as part of a new book? Ever needed to use someone else’s figure or image? Want to reproduce another...

October 17, 2019 12:00 p.m.
17 Oct
Pitt Momentum Funds: Information Session

On October 16, 2019 and October 17, 2019, University reprentatives are hosting an informational session focused on answering questions about the Pitt...

October 17, 2019 12:00 p.m.
17 Oct
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....

October 17, 2019 12:00 p.m.
17 Oct
SSW Career Workshops: Effective Interviews

This session will provide participants with the strategies and skills necessary to turn interviews into job offers. Best practices for preparation, attire,...

October 17, 2019 12:00 p.m.
17 Oct
 From 'La Banda' to 'El Equipo': Contingent Subjectivities in Legal Graffiti Programs in Leon Guanajuato Mexico

Join the Humanities Center at our Thursday colloquia. Caitlin Bruce (Pitt, Communication) to discuss her written work, prepared responses by several faculty...

October 17, 2019 12:30 p.m.
17 Oct
Celebrities, Science, and Pseudoscience: Tackling Misinformation in the Era of Health Noise

Popular culture is filled with health myths, pseudoscientific noise and dangerous conspiracy theories. This is having a measurable impact on public health...

October 17, 2019 12:30 p.m.
17 Oct
Celebrities, Science, and Pseudoscience: Tackling Misinformation in the Era of Health Noise

Timothy Caulfield, LLB, LLM Canada Research Chair in Health Law and Policy Professor in the Faculty of Law and the School of Public Health Research Director...

October 17, 2019 12:30 p.m.
17 Oct
Poster Session 1

This is a Science 2019 event where Faculty, postdocs, grad students, and other researchers from across the University will exhibit posters showcasing their...

October 17, 2019 1:00 p.m.
17 Oct
Talent Center Education Session for Department Admins – Part-Time Faculty

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

17 Oct
Language Partner Match at the Pitt Global Hub

Looking to improve your second language or learn a new one? Come by the Pitt Global Hub on Thursday, October 17, 2-4PM so that we can match you with other...

October 17, 2019 2:00 p.m.
17 Oct
Science 2019: Cellular and Protein Signaling and Trafficking

This spotlight session at Science 2019 will feature four Pitt scientists sharing brief presentations of some of their latest research and findings on the...

October 17, 2019 2:00 p.m.
17 Oct
Science 2019: Gene Expression, Development, and Disease

This spotlight session at Science 2019 will feature four Pitt scientists sharing brief presentations of some of their latest research and findings on the...

October 17, 2019 2:00 p.m.
17 Oct
Science 2019: Harnessing Technologies and Systems To Solve Real-World Problems

This spotlight session at Science 2019 will feature four Pitt scientists sharing brief presentations of some of their latest research and findings on the...

October 17, 2019 2:00 p.m.
17 Oct
 Responding to Trauma in Pittsburgh

With Father Paul Abernathy, Pastor and Director of FOCUS Pittsburgh. Snacks - coffee - tea Part of Pitt Honors Community Cafe series with nonprofit leaders...

October 17, 2019 3:00 p.m.
17 Oct
Within Reach: Transitioning from Career to Retirement: TIAA Live Webinar

You can plan ahead to help make the most out of your retirement—from paying yourself to allowing for taxes, healthcare and estate planning wishes. Learn...

October 17, 2019 3:00 p.m.
17 Oct
Atoms and Aliens in Eurasian Science Fiction

Since the mid-20th century , science fiction ahs shaped our view of the nuclear. The possibilities and horror of the nuclear has had a comparable impact on...

October 17, 2019 4:00 p.m.
17 Oct
Contemporay Art Practices in Serbia

Three visitors from Serbia—architect Iva Čukić, art historian Milica Pekić, and photographer Luka Knežević Strika—will discuss their individual work and...

October 17, 2019 4:00 p.m.
17 Oct
Health Monitoring with Machine Learning and Wireless Sensors

At the Science 2019 Hofmann Lecture, Dina Katabi, PhD, will discuss her work and research. Register free on site. Katabi has said that the integration of...

October 17, 2019 4:00 p.m.
17 Oct
Mitochondrial Cardiomyopathy Phenocopied

ALS/FTD/Mopathy Mutant CHCHD10 and CHCHD2/10 DKO Mice Derek Narendra, MD, PhD from the NIH in Neuroscience will present his talk as part of the Aging...

17 Oct
Oktoberfest

Join Phi Sigma Eta in their annual celebration of Oktoberfest.

October 17, 2019 5:00 p.m.
17 Oct
Pitt-Greensburg: Christian Fellowship Club General Meeting

The Christian Fellowship Club (CFC) invites interested students to its General Meeting. Come for the snacks, stay for the brief discussion of club business,...

October 17, 2019 5:00 p.m.
17 Oct
Pitt-Johnstown Spanish Week: Discoveries near 'El fin del mundo'

“Discoveries near ‘El fin del mundo’: Unearthing a new dinosaur and experiences in the Andean foreland of southern Patagonia” by Pitt-Johnstown Assistant...

17 Oct
Undergraduate Research Poster Reception

Science 2019 At a special reception open to all Science 2019 registrants, undergraduates from across the University will exhibit faculty-mentored posters in...

October 17, 2019 5:15 p.m.
17 Oct
Meet Your Neighbors for Central Oakland & Oakwood Residents

Join us on Thursday, October 17th from 5:30pm - 7:00pm behind 310 Oakland Ave. for a free welcome event to kick off the new school year! We'll have free...

October 17, 2019 5:30 p.m.
17 Oct
World Brew: A Global Tea Party

Enjoy teas, sweeteners and finger foods from around the world. Create your own unique blend as a take-a-way. This program will feature tea served both hot...

October 17, 2019 6:30 p.m.
17 Oct
Latin American Stories

Latin American Stories will screen three films this semester. Stop by Village Hall 118 to view the films, enjoy snacks, and earn Academic Village...

October 17, 2019 7:00 p.m.
17 Oct
Pitt-Johnstown Fall Reading Series: Sherrie Flick fiction

Ms. Flick will be reading from her most recent collection of stories, Thank Your Lucky Stars. She is also the author of a novel, Reconsidering Happiness,...

October 17, 2019 7:00 p.m.
17 Oct
Tisa Bryant & Douglas Kearney: Readings and Onstage Conversation with Yona Harvey

Pittsburgh Contemporary Writers Series presents readings and conversations with poets Tisa Bryant and Douglas Kearney. Tisa Bryant is the author of the...

October 17, 2019 7:30 p.m.
17 Oct
Tisa Bryant & Douglas Kearney: Readings and Onstage Conversation with Yona Harvey

Pittsburgh Contemporary Writers Series presents Tisa Bryant and Douglas Kearney: Readings and Onstage Conversation with Yona Harvey. Tisa Bryant is the...

October 17, 2019 7:30 p.m.

Friday, October 18

18 Oct
5 Strategies to Actually Enjoy the Holidays This Year: Life Solutions Webinar

So often, the holidays are depicted as a time of blissful good cheer and family connection. Why do so many of us feel busy, pressured, or lonely each year...

October 18, 2019
18 Oct
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,...

18 Oct
Lest We Forget: A Tribute to Holocaust Survivors

It’s been 74 years since the end of World War II, and the population of Holocaust survivors still with us to share their stories is only getting smaller. To...

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

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

18 Oct
Pitt-Greensburg Fall Into the Streets

The Pitt-Greensburg campus community is participating in the annual Fall Into the Streets. Capping off this weeklong opportunity to volunteer in the greater...

October 18, 2019 7:30 a.m.
18 Oct
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...

October 18, 2019 7:30 a.m.
18 Oct
Advanced Analytics Summit

How can advanced analytics inform your enrollment, retention, and student outcomes? The University of Pittsburgh is hosting the second annual Advanced...

October 18, 2019 8:30 a.m.
18 Oct
Day of Caring

We aspire to be a university that strengthens our communities. Join us for the annual Pitt Day of Caring, held in partnership with the United Way. Day of...

October 18, 2019 8:30 a.m.
18 Oct
To Those Who Grasp It: Responding to October 27

On October 27th, 2018, a white supremacist killed eleven worshipers at the Tree of Life – Or L’Simcha, Dor Hadash, and New Light Congregations in the...

18 Oct
Science 2019: Mechanisms of Regeneration

This spotlight session at Science 2019 will feature four Pitt scientists sharing brief presentations of some of their latest research and findings on the...

October 18, 2019 9:00 a.m.
18 Oct
Science 2019: New Materials and Their Applications

This spotlight session at Science 2019 will feature four Pitt scientists sharing brief presentations of some of their latest research and findings on the...

October 18, 2019 9:00 a.m.
18 Oct
Science 2019: Novel Therapeutic Strategies

This spotlight session at Science 2019 will feature four Pitt scientists sharing brief presentations of some of their latest research and findings on the...

October 18, 2019 9:00 a.m.
18 Oct
Fire Safety Day

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

October 18, 2019 10:00 a.m.
18 Oct
Pitt SAA's Paint the Town

Help us spread Pitt Pride by participating in painting Oakland Blue & Gold! SORC recognized student organizations can sign up and register for our student...

October 18, 2019 10:30 a.m.
18 Oct
Walkshop: Pedagogy and Architecture at Pitt

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

18 Oct
Past, Present, and Possible Futures for Regeneration Research

Alejandro Sánchez Alvarado, PhD, scientific director of the Stowers Institute for Medical Research and a Howard Hughes Medical Institute investigator, will...

October 18, 2019 11:00 a.m.
18 Oct
What Revolution? Public Health and the Push

The idea that we are in the midst of a genetic revolution has been with us for decades. The latest iteration of this promise of paradigm-shifting...

18 Oct
What Revolution? Public Health and the Push to Personalize

Timothy Caulfield, LLB, LLM Canada Research Chair in Health Law and Policy Professor in the Faculty of Law and the School of Public Health Research Director...

18 Oct
Mentoring Academy | Second Session

Aligning Expectations and Assessing Understanding This is the second of four sessions in our our fall series of the Mentoring Academy. This session will...

October 18, 2019 12:00 p.m.
18 Oct
How to Use Web APIs for Collecting Data and Other Stuff: A WPRDC Workshop

Join David Walker and Steve Saylor from the Western Pennsylvania Regional Data Center (WPRDC) as they give an introduction to how web APIs (Application...

18 Oct
Lifestyle Strategies for Professional Growth

Making the transition from high school to college and college to professional life can be stressful and confusing–this Three-Part Workshop will give you the...

October 18, 2019 1:00 p.m.
18 Oct
Office Hours For Innovators & Entrepreneurs at LifeXLabs

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

18 Oct
Poster Session 2

This is a Science 2019 event where Faculty, postdocs, grad students, and other researchers from across the University will exhibit posters showcasing their...

October 18, 2019 1:00 p.m.
18 Oct
Developing A Syllabus

Putting together a syllabus for the first time can be a daunting task. In this workshop, we cover the basic components of a syllabus, as well as practical...

October 18, 2019 2:00 p.m.
18 Oct
Science 2019: Artificial Intelligence

This spotlight session at Science 2019 will feature four Pitt scientists sharing brief presentations of some of their latest research and findings on the...

October 18, 2019 2:00 p.m.
18 Oct
Science 2019: Oxidative Stress

This spotlight session at Science 2019 will feature four Pitt scientists sharing brief presentations of some of their latest research and findings on the...

October 18, 2019 2:00 p.m.
18 Oct
Science 2019: Tumorigenesis—Speeding It Up and Putting on the Brakes

This spotlight session at Science 2019 will feature four Pitt scientists sharing brief presentations of some of their latest research and findings on the...

October 18, 2019 2:00 p.m.
18 Oct
3D Printing for All!

Pre-registration required: register here 3D printing isn't as intimidating as you think! Come learn the basics of 3D modeling, and design your own keychain....

18 Oct
Pitt-Johnstown Spanish Week:  the film Coco

Coco, the Best Animated Film at the BAFTA Awards, Golden Globe Awards, Critic's Choice Movie Awards, and Annie Awards will be shown as part of Spanish...

18 Oct
Book Event with Clay Risen

Join the Humanities Center for a Conversation with Clay Risen, author of The Crowded Hour: Theodore Roosevelt, the Rough Riders, and the Dawn of the American...

October 18, 2019 4:00 p.m.
18 Oct
Research on the Edge of the Expanding Sphere V. 2.0

Alfred Spector, PhD, chief technology officer and head of engineering at Two Sigma, will present the 2019 SVC for Research Lecture, “Research on the Edge of...

October 18, 2019 4:00 p.m.
18 Oct
Screening: American Sniper

The College Republicans Club at Pitt-Greensburg will host a screening of American Sniper.

October 18, 2019 5:00 p.m.
18 Oct
LGBTQ+ Jeopardy

Come join us for a night of food, fund and prizes, and learn about LGBTQ+ History. RSVP at http://bit.ly/PittLGBTQJeopardy View the flyer for more information

October 18, 2019 6:00 p.m.
18 Oct
Global Trivia

Put your global knowledge to the test on Friday, October 18 at the O’Hara Ballroom. This event has 2 sessions: Undergraduate students (6:30-8:45...

October 18, 2019 6:30 p.m.
18 Oct
Dia de la Raza

The Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers invites you to their annual celebration of Latin culture. We will have games, food, salsa, and bachata lessons!

October 18, 2019 7:00 p.m.
18 Oct
Non-Alchoholic Mix Off (NAMO)

Students are invited to come taste and vote on tons of fun mocktails! This annual event, hosted by Hall Council and Resident Assistants, is inteded to...

October 18, 2019 7:00 p.m.
18 Oct
Purple Games: Women's Volleyball Awareness Game

Join the Pitt Women's volleyball team whom will promote awareness and prevention about domestic violence by wearing purple.

October 18, 2019 7:00 p.m.
18 Oct
Global Trivia

Put your global knowledge to the test on Friday, October 18 at the O’Hara Ballroom. This event has 2 sessions: Undergraduate students (6:30-8:45...

October 18, 2019 9:00 p.m.

Saturday, October 19

19 Oct
5 Strategies to Actually Enjoy the Holidays This Year: Life Solutions Webinar

So often, the holidays are depicted as a time of blissful good cheer and family connection. Why do so many of us feel busy, pressured, or lonely each year...

October 19, 2019
19 Oct
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,...

19 Oct
Lest We Forget: A Tribute to Holocaust Survivors

It’s been 74 years since the end of World War II, and the population of Holocaust survivors still with us to share their stories is only getting smaller. To...

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

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

19 Oct
Pitt-Greensburg Fall Into the Streets

The Pitt-Greensburg campus community is participating in the annual Fall Into the Streets. Capping off this weeklong opportunity to volunteer in the greater...

October 19, 2019 7:30 a.m.
19 Oct
To Those Who Grasp It: Responding to October 27

On October 27th, 2018, a white supremacist killed eleven worshipers at the Tree of Life – Or L’Simcha, Dor Hadash, and New Light Congregations in the...

19 Oct
Pitt Make a Difference Day

Serve the Pittsburgh region with over 5,000 members of the Pitt community! Volunteers serve over 50 communities by cleaning up, repairing, and volunteering...

October 19, 2019 9:00 a.m.
19 Oct
Pitt-Johnstown Open House

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

October 19, 2019 9:30 a.m.
19 Oct
Saturday Shareshop: Cosplay and Costume Construction

Come watch our makers work on projects they’re interested in and ask questions about their processes, the hows and whys of making, and more! October's focus...

19 Oct
Pitt-Bradford Admissions Open House

See the campus and learn more about us along with groups of other students and their families. Registration and time to meet faculty members begins at 12:30...

19 Oct
Purple Games: Women's Soccer Awareness Game

Join the Pitt Women's soccer team whom will promote awareness and prevention about domestic violence by wearing purple.

October 19, 2019 7:00 p.m.
19 Oct
International Jeopardy

Dust off your old trivia skills, and join Pitt Program Council for a night of International Jeopardy. As part of Pitt's International Week, grab a partner...

October 19, 2019 10:00 p.m.

Sunday, October 20

20 Oct
5 Strategies to Actually Enjoy the Holidays This Year: Life Solutions Webinar

So often, the holidays are depicted as a time of blissful good cheer and family connection. Why do so many of us feel busy, pressured, or lonely each year...

October 20, 2019
20 Oct
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,...

20 Oct
Lest We Forget: A Tribute to Holocaust Survivors

It’s been 74 years since the end of World War II, and the population of Holocaust survivors still with us to share their stories is only getting smaller. To...

20 Oct
Mobile Study Lab

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

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

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

20 Oct
To Those Who Grasp It: Responding to October 27

On October 27th, 2018, a white supremacist killed eleven worshipers at the Tree of Life – Or L’Simcha, Dor Hadash, and New Light Congregations in the...

20 Oct
Arts Fest

This year Squonk Opera will be performing their fabulous “Hand to Hand” show, at 12 PM and 3:30 PM. Vending begins at 12:30 PM and will end at 3:30 PM....

20 Oct
Letterpress Demo Day

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

20 Oct
Organ Recital featuring Kenneth Danchik

Saint Paul Cathedral organist Kenneth Danchik will present a recital of organ works that he intended to play in September at Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris....

October 20, 2019 3:00 p.m.
20 Oct
Fall 2019 Fall Preceptor Seminar

Pitt Pharmacy, in cooperation with the UPMC Center for Continuing Education, hosts two preceptor CE training sessions each year. The Fall 2019 session is...

October 20, 2019 4:00 p.m.
20 Oct
Fraternity and Sorority Life 101

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

October 20, 2019 4:00 p.m.

Monday, October 21

21 Oct
5 Strategies to Actually Enjoy the Holidays This Year: Life Solutions Webinar

So often, the holidays are depicted as a time of blissful good cheer and family connection. Why do so many of us feel busy, pressured, or lonely each year...

October 21, 2019
21 Oct
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,...

21 Oct
Lest We Forget: A Tribute to Holocaust Survivors

It’s been 74 years since the end of World War II, and the population of Holocaust survivors still with us to share their stories is only getting smaller. To...

21 Oct
Mobile Study Lab

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

21 Oct
Pitt-Greensburg: Christian Fellowship Club Lunch

Members of the Christian Fellowship Club (CFC) meet every Monday and Thursday for food, friends, and good conversation. If you're looking for an event that's...

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

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

21 Oct
Flu Shot Clinic - Johnstown

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

21 Oct
To Those Who Grasp It: Responding to October 27

On October 27th, 2018, a white supremacist killed eleven worshipers at the Tree of Life – Or L’Simcha, Dor Hadash, and New Light Congregations in the...

21 Oct
"Molecular Chaperones - Cellular Machines for Protein Folding" Joint Seminar, Departments of Biological Sciences and Structural Biology

Johannes Buchner, Ph.D., Professor, Department of Chemistry, Technische Universitat Munchen (TUM), Munich, Germany

October 21, 2019 12:00 p.m.
21 Oct
Pitt-Greensburg: Academic Village Senate Meetings

Share your ideas with the Academic Village Senate when they meet every Monday in Village Hall 101.

October 21, 2019 12:00 p.m.
21 Oct
Pitt-Greensburg: La Femme Meeting

Are you interested in issues affecting women and equality for all? Then be sure to attend the La Femme meeting for a great discussion.

October 21, 2019 1:00 p.m.
21 Oct
Let's Talk Africa1: Round Table with Dr. Victoria Nalongo Namusi of Uganda

Join us as we discuss sustainable development from a leading expert in Uganda. Dr. Namusi has worked as a journalist, goverment official and development...

October 21, 2019 3:00 p.m.
21 Oct
College Republicans General Meeting

The College Republicans invite the campus community to attend their general meeting to see what the club has planned and to talk about current events....

October 21, 2019 6:00 p.m.
21 Oct
Beatbox 101

Who needs instruments? Learn how to make music with the best instrument you've already got: your body! Vocal percussion pops up in the musical histories of...

21 Oct
Stories Untold: An Art Exhibit on Mental Health and Creative Expression

An art exhibit featuring work from students and local professionals, centering around how we visualize and artistically depict mental illnesses and mental...

October 21, 2019 8:30 p.m.

Tuesday, October 22

22 Oct
5 Strategies to Actually Enjoy the Holidays This Year: Life Solutions Webinar

So often, the holidays are depicted as a time of blissful good cheer and family connection. Why do so many of us feel busy, pressured, or lonely each year...

October 22, 2019
22 Oct
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,...

22 Oct
Lest We Forget: A Tribute to Holocaust Survivors

It’s been 74 years since the end of World War II, and the population of Holocaust survivors still with us to share their stories is only getting smaller. To...

22 Oct
Mobile Study Lab

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

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

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

22 Oct
Sustainable Design Breakfast

Break bagels with Chris Guignon, architectural designer at evolveEA RSVP required (so we have enough bagels for you): Pi.tt/alumnibreakfast Cathedral of...

October 22, 2019 8:00 a.m.
22 Oct
To Those Who Grasp It: Responding to October 27

On October 27th, 2018, a white supremacist killed eleven worshipers at the Tree of Life – Or L’Simcha, Dor Hadash, and New Light Congregations in the...

22 Oct
Talent Center Education Session for Department Admins – Part-Time Faculty

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

October 22, 2019 9:00 a.m.
22 Oct
Walk-In Flu Shots at Falk Pharmacy

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

October 22, 2019 9:30 a.m.
22 Oct
Food Truck Round-Up

Calling all food fans: Pitt Conference Services is hosting a Food Truck Round-Up in support of the United Way on Tuesday, October 22 from 11:00am - 3:00pm in...

October 22, 2019 11:00 a.m.
22 Oct
Forum on the Process for Conducting Graduate Student Title IX Investigations

A forum on the Process for Conducting Graduate Student Title IX Investigations will be led by Jennifer Seng, Assistant Vice Chancellor and Deputy Chief Legal...

October 22, 2019 12:00 p.m.
22 Oct
Help Protect You, Your Family, and Your Money: TIAA Live Webinar

Are you concerned about identity theft and your family’s security online? Learn from the COO for TIAA’s Office of Cybersecurity about measures to help...

October 22, 2019 12:00 p.m.
22 Oct
Kam Leong, PhD: Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences Seminar Series

Topic: What can the opposite of gene delivery accomplish?

October 22, 2019 12:00 p.m.
22 Oct
Painless PubMed

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

22 Oct
Linking Signaling and Transcriptional Programs for Precision Cancer Therapy

UPMC Hillman Cancer Center Basic & Translational Research Seminar Series will host a talk by Hatice Osmanbeyoglu, PhD, Assistant Professor in the Department...

22 Oct
360 Degree Video Workshop: The Open Lab @ Hillman

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

October 22, 2019 2:30 p.m.
22 Oct
Anti-Bias Training Just for Graduate Students

This training will be designed and led by Anti-Defamation trained facilitators from Office of Diversity and Inclusion specifically for graduate and...

October 22, 2019 2:30 p.m.
22 Oct
Money at Work 2: Sharpening Investment Skills: TIAA Live Webinar

Feel more secure in your savings strategy by verifying you’re on the right track. And if you’re off track, know what adjustments you need to make. Learn how...

October 22, 2019 3:00 p.m.
22 Oct
Political Candidate Forum

Candidates running for District Attorney, County Controller, Chief Executive, and Countywide County Council Members will be invited to sit on a panel to...

October 22, 2019 5:00 p.m.
22 Oct
SSW Career Workshops: Effective Interviews

This session will provide participants with the strategies and skills necessary to turn interviews into job offers. Best practices for preparation, attire,...

October 22, 2019 5:00 p.m.
22 Oct
Christian Fellowship Club Bible Study

The Christian Fellowship Club (CFC) will host a Bible Study at the Alumni Pavilion where you can delve deeper into the Bible and take time to learn about and...

22 Oct
Book Event with Kate Hope Day

Join the Humanities Center for a Conversation with Kate Hope Day, author of If, Then (2019). Kate Hope Day holds a B.A. from Bryn Mawr College and a Ph.D....

October 22, 2019 6:30 p.m.
22 Oct
If Only I Knew: Financial Lessons to My Younger Self

Patrice Washington shares her experiences and observations on her journey from debt-laden 18-year-old to bestselling author, radio host and leading authority...

October 22, 2019 7:00 p.m.

Wednesday, October 23

23 Oct
5 Strategies to Actually Enjoy the Holidays This Year: Life Solutions Webinar

So often, the holidays are depicted as a time of blissful good cheer and family connection. Why do so many of us feel busy, pressured, or lonely each year...

October 23, 2019
23 Oct
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,...

23 Oct
Lest We Forget: A Tribute to Holocaust Survivors

It’s been 74 years since the end of World War II, and the population of Holocaust survivors still with us to share their stories is only getting smaller. To...

23 Oct
Mobile Study Lab

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

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

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

23 Oct
To Those Who Grasp It: Responding to October 27

On October 27th, 2018, a white supremacist killed eleven worshipers at the Tree of Life – Or L’Simcha, Dor Hadash, and New Light Congregations in the...

23 Oct
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...

October 23, 2019 9:00 a.m.
23 Oct
Pawsitive U

Each Wednesday from 11:30am-12:30pm the Office of Resience Life sponsors Pawsitive U- a wellness initiative to promote positivity and wellness on campus!

October 23, 2019 11:30 a.m.
23 Oct
Artful Wednesdays: Sierra Sellers & Alex Jeffe

Relax over lunch to the soulful voice of Sierra Sellers appearing with guitarist Alex Jeffe at Nordy’s place! Free Lunch! No need to sign up, just show up...

October 23, 2019 12:00 p.m.
23 Oct
Common Reliance Pitfalls and How to Overcome Them

Reliance is a common mechanism used in human subject research regulation that permits one IRB to act as the IRB of Record for external institutions. There...

October 23, 2019 12:00 p.m.
23 Oct
How to: Write Essays That Win Scholarships

Learn to craft THE personal statement that can win you scholarships & awards! Get tips from expert Scholarship Advisors and former international scholarship...

October 23, 2019 12:00 p.m.
23 Oct
Study Abroad General Info Session

Curious about studying abroad? Come to this open information session to learn more about the opportunities available to you. YOU can study abroad!

October 23, 2019 12:00 p.m.
23 Oct
Understanding Medicare: TIAA Live Webinar

Paying for healthcare in retirement is a critical part of financial planning and it is important to understand how Medicare operates and what choices you...

October 23, 2019 12:00 p.m.
23 Oct
Black-European Women's Internationalism in the Late Twentieth Century

New Voices in Africana Studies Lecture Series presents: Pamela Ohene-Nyako, University of Geneva. Pamela Ohene-Nyako Afrolitt’ is a PhD candidate in the...

23 Oct
ChIP-Seq & Partek Flow

This 3-hour hands-on workshop provides a brief introduction to techniques, platforms, and methods used in chromatin profiling experiments, including...

23 Oct
The Benefits of Innovation

This workshop will explore how the process of innovation benefits students—during their time here at Pitt and in their careers post-graduation. Take...

October 23, 2019 1:00 p.m.
23 Oct
1989 Year of Revolutions: Africa and the Cold War

1989 changed everything. It opened the door to German re-unification, the European Union, the englargement of NATO, globalization, two decades of U.S....

October 23, 2019 2:00 p.m.
23 Oct
Start to Finish: The Early Career Woman's Guide to Financial Wisdom: TIAA Live Webinar

When women are starting their careers, there’s a lot to consider—career goals, job satisfaction, achieving a work/life balance. But it’s important to also...

October 23, 2019 3:00 p.m.
23 Oct
Abraham's/Ibrahim's Sacrifice in the Bible and Qur'an and its relevancy today

Dr. Younus Mirza will examine the Biblical and Qur'anic story of Abraham's/Ibrahim's sacrifice. He will highlight the multiple explanations of relevant...

October 23, 2019 4:00 p.m.
23 Oct
CUETalks Lecture - Finding Reason for Hope: Race, Inequality, and Educational Change

Followed by a reception 6-7 p.m. This talk with Dr. Na'ilah Suad Nasir will explore educational inequality, focusing in particular on inequality in relation...

October 23, 2019 4:00 p.m.
23 Oct
Pitt-Johnstown women's soccer vs. Seton Hill

Mountain Cats host PSAC rivals Seton Hill University.

October 23, 2019 4:00 p.m.
23 Oct
Curiosity Hours

Let one of our Undergraduate Mentors treat you to a cup of coffee while you chat about research opportunities and creative pursuits at Curiosity Hours. No...

October 23, 2019 5:00 p.m.
23 Oct
SAFE Self-Defense Training

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

October 23, 2019 6:00 p.m.
23 Oct
Living with the Dead: A Party Celebrating the George A. Romero Archival Collection

Our evening celebration is packed with entertainment and fun for all! First chance to see collection materials on exhibit!Behind-the-scene, interview, and...

October 23, 2019 7:00 p.m.
23 Oct
SETPoint Training

SETPoint offers training that combines the physical resistance skills of traditional self-defense with confidence-building empowerment training. Join us for...

October 23, 2019 8:00 p.m.

Thursday, October 24

24 Oct
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,...

24 Oct
Lest We Forget: A Tribute to Holocaust Survivors

It’s been 74 years since the end of World War II, and the population of Holocaust survivors still with us to share their stories is only getting smaller. To...

24 Oct
Pitt-Greensburg: Christian Fellowship Club Lunch

Members of the Christian Fellowship Club (CFC) meet every Monday and Thursday for food, friends, and good conversation. If you're looking for an event that's...

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

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

24 Oct
To Those Who Grasp It: Responding to October 27

On October 27th, 2018, a white supremacist killed eleven worshipers at the Tree of Life – Or L’Simcha, Dor Hadash, and New Light Congregations in the...

24 Oct
Dissertation Defense: Tenley Brownright

"Using High-Resolution Measles Vaccination Coverage Data Improves Detection of Spatial Heterogeneity and Measles Outbreak Risks in the U.S. and...

October 24, 2019 9:00 a.m.
24 Oct
Walk-In Flu Shots at Falk Pharmacy

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

October 24, 2019 9:30 a.m.
24 Oct
ETD Workshop

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

October 24, 2019 11:00 a.m.
24 Oct
I Love Pitt Day & Dean's Hour

Celebrate your Pitt Pride and enjoy music, food, and a free t-shirt!

October 24, 2019 11:30 a.m.
24 Oct
News of the World

Dr. Lipika Mazumdar invites students to join her in a discussion of the important news of the day. This is an Academic Village LEARNING event.

October 24, 2019 11:45 a.m.
24 Oct
Open Access Primer

Get up to speed with the Open Access movement in this one-hour workshop. We will start with a definition and cover the latest updates such as Plan S, hybrid...

October 24, 2019 12:00 p.m.
24 Oct
The 411 on 529 College Savings Plans: TIAA Live Webinar

You can learn all about how 529 college savings plans work and how to invest in one for a child, grandchild, yourself or other loved one. Learn more about...

October 24, 2019 12:00 p.m.
24 Oct
Sidestepping the Lobster's Claw: Early British Children's Literature and Atlantic Capitalism

Join the Humanities Center at our Thursday colloquia. Courtney Weikle-Mills (Pitt, English) to discuss her written work, prepared responses by several...

October 24, 2019 12:30 p.m.
24 Oct
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...

October 24, 2019 1:30 p.m.
24 Oct
Fraternity and Sorority Life 101

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

October 24, 2019 3:00 p.m.
24 Oct
PechaKucha Basics

This image-based presentation method is well-suited for our average attention-span of 8 to 10 minutes. Learn PechaKucha basics (20 slides + 20 seconds...

24 Oct
Tomorrow in Focus: Saving for Your Ideal Retirement: TIAA Live Webinar

Find out how retirement savings, planning and the real benefit of time are essential features of retirement investments. Learn more about TIAA live webinar...

October 24, 2019 3:00 p.m.
24 Oct
Prickle1 regulates chondrocyte polarity through protein-protein interactions with Dishevelled 2 and 3

Join us for a Pittsburgh Center for Bone & Mineral Research Seminar Series lecture. Presented by: Yong (Roy) Wan, Ph.D. Department of Dental...

24 Oct
Salary Negotiation Training

Come join the SEC and MSW Alum, Hilary Brown, to learn all about how to negotiate salaries for social work jobs coming out of the MSW program!

October 24, 2019 5:00 p.m.
24 Oct
Pittsburgh Film and Media Colloquium: "René Magritte and the Cinema: Petrification, Fantasy, and Horror"

Lecture by Lucy Fischer Lucy Fischer is a Distinguished Professor of English and Film Studies at the University of Pittsburgh where she directed the Film...

October 24, 2019 5:30 p.m.
24 Oct
She Creates

Each year, She Creates will be hosted during Women’s Entrepreneurship Week and will discuss the challenges around women as tech leaders and as founders in...

24 Oct
Bound & UnBound: Little Black(out) Book

Have you seen blackout poetry on Instagram or Tumblr? Learn how to create your own, and turn it into a mini-book to keep or share! The first part of this...

24 Oct
Media Internship Panel

This event will be a panel and networking opportunity for studfents to learn about internships and careers in media and writing. In partnership with the...

October 24, 2019 6:00 p.m.
24 Oct
Mendeley Basics Workshop

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

October 24, 2019 6:00 p.m.
24 Oct
TESSA Talks

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

October 24, 2019 7:00 p.m.
24 Oct
Mental Health Vigil

An event to close out the month, featured student and faculty speakers will speak about their personal experiences and what mental health means to them. Dean...

Friday, October 25

25 Oct
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,...

25 Oct
Lest We Forget: A Tribute to Holocaust Survivors

It’s been 74 years since the end of World War II, and the population of Holocaust survivors still with us to share their stories is only getting smaller. To...

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

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

25 Oct
Dissertation Defense: Kevin Gasperich

Chemistry PhD Defense: Calculation of Intermolecular Interactions via Diffusion Monte Carlo Advisor: Kenneth Jordan Committee members: Sean...

October 25, 2019 8:00 a.m.
25 Oct
To Those Who Grasp It: Responding to October 27

On October 27th, 2018, a white supremacist killed eleven worshipers at the Tree of Life – Or L’Simcha, Dor Hadash, and New Light Congregations in the...

25 Oct
Writing Assignments: Design, Assessment, and Feedback

This workshop will help participants identify characteristics of an effective writing assignment, design grading criteria and rubrics, assess writing...

October 25, 2019 11:00 a.m.
25 Oct
2019 Pitt Nursing Homecoming and Reunion Luncheon

Save the date for a luncheon to reconnect with your alma mater and fellow alumni. The afternoon will include lunch with reserved seating and honor the 25th...

October 25, 2019 11:30 a.m.
25 Oct
Spooky Strides

Join the Be Fit Pitt group for a 1-mile walking loop around the Cathedral of Learning. The loop will include multiple Halloween-themed activity stations....

25 Oct
Targeting Memory Mechanisms to Treat Addiction

Come join us on October 25, 2019 for this Meet the PI lecture highlighting the findings of Translational Neuroscience Program investigator Mary Torregrossa,...

25 Oct
Data Visualization Best Practices, including Introduction to Tableau Public

Being able to effectively communicate your data to an audience is a necessary part of any project. How to harness visualization tools to tell a story will be...

25 Oct
Lifestyle Strategies for Professional Growth

Making the transition from high school to college and college to professional life can be stressful and confusing–this Three-Part Workshop will give you the...

October 25, 2019 1:00 p.m.
25 Oct
The African American Alumni Council : Time Capsule Ceremony

AAAC 50th Commemoration Weekend – Part of Homecoming 2019 Items will be collected, marking the official commemoration of history for the future. Burial, at...

October 25, 2019 1:30 p.m.
25 Oct
Book Launch and Panel Discussion: "Say It Loud!”

The African American Alumni Council (AAAC) 50thCommemoration Weekend – Part of Homecoming 2019 "Say It Loud" is a book of oral histories collected from...

October 25, 2019 2:00 p.m.
25 Oct
Brand Briefings

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

October 25, 2019 2:00 p.m.
25 Oct
Researchers' Writing Group

Join the Researchers’ Writing Group – this voluntary writing program is open to all faculty. The program will provide a space for interested faculty to meet...

October 25, 2019 2:00 p.m.
25 Oct
Distinguished Alumni Lecture: Dr. Penny Sackett (Former Chief Scientist of Australia)

Title: Living as if we have a future on this Earth Abstract: We are living in the Anthropocene. Recent research shows that humans are — on many fronts —...

October 25, 2019 3:00 p.m.
25 Oct
Mixed Media (Card) Making

Do you love to experiment with mixed media? Need a personalized gift for a friend or family member? Create mini custom designs with paper, beads, fabric, and...

25 Oct
Transnational, Hemispheric, and Cold War Arts: A Collective Book Launch

Join the Humanities Center for a Transnational, Hemispheric, and Cold War Arts: A Collective Book Launch with Caitlin Bruce (Pitt, Communication), Harris...

October 25, 2019 3:00 p.m.
25 Oct
Disability and the Future: A Conversation on Conserving and Promoting Human Diversity

The Medical Humanities welcome Rosemarie Garland-Thomson (Emory, English) for a lecture. Rosemarie Garland-Thomson is a disability justice and culture...

October 25, 2019 5:30 p.m.
25 Oct
Disability and the Future: A Conversation with Rosemarie Garland-Thomson on Conserving and Promoting Human Diversity

Rosemarie Garland-Thomson, PhD Professor of English Emory University Abstract: This free reading and activist-academic networking hour at the Senator John...

October 25, 2019 5:30 p.m.
25 Oct
Pitt Law Alumni Reunion Weekend

Join us this fall as we celebrate 2019 Pitt Homecoming and host our annual Pitt Law Alumni Reunion Weekend. Attendees will have an opportunity to visit with...

October 25, 2019 6:00 p.m.
25 Oct
I Do, I Do...Again!

Join us for a walk down the aisle to wedding music, have a photo taken of you and your sweetheart at the altar and leave the chapel with a rose to remember...

October 25, 2019 7:00 p.m.
25 Oct
Pitt-Johnstown volleyball vs. Cal U

Mountain Cats host PSAC rival California University of PA

October 25, 2019 7:00 p.m.
25 Oct
Blue, Bold, and Black… Say it Loud: From Uprising to Still Rising

African American Alumni Council (AAAC) 50th Commemoration Weekend – Part of Homecoming 2019 Documentary Film Debut “Blue, Bold, and Black… Say it Loud:...

October 25, 2019 8:00 p.m.
25 Oct
Homecoming Laser and Fireworks Show

Join your fellow Pitt students and alumni on Bigelow Boulevard to see the skies above the Cathedral of Learning light up. Pitt Program Council invites you to...

October 25, 2019 9:00 p.m.

Saturday, October 26

26 Oct
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,...

26 Oct
IBM BlueHack

BlueHack is a two-day novel hackathon for students who have a passion for problem solving around a particular theme. Find a team, join a team, work...

26 Oct
Lest We Forget: A Tribute to Holocaust Survivors

It’s been 74 years since the end of World War II, and the population of Holocaust survivors still with us to share their stories is only getting smaller. To...

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

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

26 Oct
To Those Who Grasp It: Responding to October 27

On October 27th, 2018, a white supremacist killed eleven worshipers at the Tree of Life – Or L’Simcha, Dor Hadash, and New Light Congregations in the...

26 Oct
Saturday Shareshop: Cosplay and Costume Construction

Come watch our makers work on projects they’re interested in and ask questions about their processes, the hows and whys of making, and more! October's focus...

26 Oct
Pitt-Johnstown volleyball vs. Seton Hill

Mountain Cats host PSAC foe Seton Hill University in women's volleyball.

October 26, 2019 1:00 p.m.
26 Oct
Sankofa Gala and Distinguished African American Alumni Awards

The African American Council (AAAC) 50th Commemoration Weekend – Part of Homecoming 2019 The “crescendo” event be celebrating distinguished alumni...

October 26, 2019 6:00 p.m.
26 Oct
Chabad House on Campus Dessert Reception Honoring Chancellor Patrick Gallagher

On October 26th, we have a wonderful opportunity to honor Chancellor Patrick Gallagher at the 31st Anniversary Celebration of Chabad House on Campus. This...

October 26, 2019 8:30 p.m.

Sunday, October 27

27 Oct
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,...

27 Oct
Lest We Forget: A Tribute to Holocaust Survivors

It’s been 74 years since the end of World War II, and the population of Holocaust survivors still with us to share their stories is only getting smaller. To...

27 Oct
Mobile Study Lab

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

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

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

27 Oct
To Those Who Grasp It: Responding to October 27

On October 27th, 2018, a white supremacist killed eleven worshipers at the Tree of Life – Or L’Simcha, Dor Hadash, and New Light Congregations in the...

27 Oct
Annual Sankofa Farewell Fellowship Brunch

African American Alumni Council (AAAC) 50th Commemoration Weekend – Part of Homecoming 2019 Honoring Rising African American Alumni Rising Leaders Award and...

October 27, 2019 11:00 a.m.
27 Oct
Letterpress Demo Day

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

27 Oct
PPAC: Jonathan Burns - Flexible Comedy

Born with the gifts of flexibility, curiosity, and goofiness, Jonathan Burns now uses these unique talents to astonish audiences around the globe.

October 27, 2019 3:00 p.m.
27 Oct
Unity Brass Quintet

The Unity Brass Quintet is pleased to make its Heinz Memorial Chapel debut. Formed in 2018, Unity Brass is made up of top players from the Edgewood Symphony...

October 27, 2019 3:00 p.m.
27 Oct
Sunday Stanza: Picture to Page

Ekphrastic writing is work inspired or stimulated by a work of art. Photographs, because of their senses of immediacy and intimacy, can be especially useful...

Monday, October 28

28 Oct
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,...

28 Oct
Lest We Forget: A Tribute to Holocaust Survivors

It’s been 74 years since the end of World War II, and the population of Holocaust survivors still with us to share their stories is only getting smaller. To...

28 Oct
Mobile Study Lab

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

28 Oct
Pitt-Greensburg: Christian Fellowship Club Lunch

Members of the Christian Fellowship Club (CFC) meet every Monday and Thursday for food, friends, and good conversation. If you're looking for an event that's...

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

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

28 Oct
14th Annual Electric Power Industry Conference

The Electric Power Industry Conference welcomes industry leaders, regional investors, researchers, academics and students to discuss and debate the...