Events Calendar

Graduate Students

June 26 - July 25, 2019

Wednesday, June 26

26 Jun
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...

26 Jun
Picnic on the Patio

Join Pitt Dining for a picnic on the Towers patio every Wednesday this summer! The picnics will feature a special menu item each week, along with all your...

June 26, 2019 11:00 a.m.
26 Jun
PARK(ing) Day 2019: A Deeper Dive

Each September, people around the world turn metered parking spaces into “PARK(ing)” spaces for a day: temporary parklets, creative interventions and social...

26 Jun
Who’s Next: Education Happy Hour With The Incline

Join us at a happy hour in honor of The Incline’s third Who’s Next: Education class including Assistant Professor Darren Whitfield. RSVP here.

Thursday, June 27

27 Jun
Dissertation Defense: Yang Yu

Yang Yu will present her PhD dissertation titled, "The Role of Psychosocial and Behavioral Factors in Surgical Treatment for Weight Loss," with committee...

June 27, 2019 1:00 p.m.
27 Jun
Developing a Teaching Portfolio

Teaching portfolios are an important component of any job application packet, and it is never too early in your teaching career to begin developing yours....

June 27, 2019 2:00 p.m.

Friday, June 28

28 Jun
Limited Leakage Transformations

An Information-theoretic Approach for Privacy Preservation in Distance-based Machine Learning As cloud-based services become increasingly popular as...

June 28, 2019 10:00 a.m.
28 Jun
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...

June 28, 2019 1:00 p.m.
28 Jun
Dissertation Defense: Lizette A. Muñoz Rojas

Lizette A. Muñoz Rojas will present her talk titled "Cuisine and the Conquest: Contrasting two 16th century native populations of the Viceroyalty of Peru".

June 28, 2019 3:00 p.m.

Sunday, June 30

30 Jun
37th National Neurotrauma Society Symposium

We welcome individuals, families, and groups from the Pittsburgh region to attend this FREE event. The event is intended to attract middle schoolers, high...

Tuesday, July 2

02 Jul
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...

02 Jul
PhD Defense: Rongpu Zhou

Title: Preparing for next-generation of galaxy surveys Abstract: In the 1920s, Edwin Hubble discovered that the Milky Way is merely one of countless...

July 02, 2019 2:00 p.m.

Wednesday, July 3

03 Jul
Alexandra Maxim - MS Defense

Urban Soils in a Historically Industrial City: Concentration and Biogeochemical Speciation of Trace Metals in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania This thesis...

03 Jul
Picnic on the Patio

Join Pitt Dining for a picnic on the Towers patio every Wednesday this summer! The picnics will feature a special menu item each week, along with all your...

July 03, 2019 11:00 a.m.

Wednesday, July 10

10 Jul
Dissertation Defense: Hongjin Li

Hongjin Li will present her PhD dissertation titled, "The Psychological Symptom Cluster Among Women with Breast Cancer During Adjuvant Therapy", with...

July 10, 2019 10:00 a.m.
10 Jul
Maggie & Stella's July Sip and See

Join Maggie & Stella's Cards & Gifts for a Sip and See event and enjoy tea and dip samples, raffles, discounts, and more!

July 10, 2019 11:00 a.m.
10 Jul
Picnic on the Patio

Join Pitt Dining for a picnic on the Towers patio every Wednesday this summer! The picnics will feature a special menu item each week, along with all your...

July 10, 2019 11:00 a.m.

Friday, July 12

12 Jul
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...

July 12, 2019 7:30 a.m.

Tuesday, July 16

16 Jul
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...

16 Jul
PhD Defense: Paul Justice

Helping Students Learn Quantum Mechanics using Research-Validated Learning Tools The development and implementation of research-validated...

July 16, 2019 10:00 a.m.

Wednesday, July 17

17 Jul
Cyber Security for Small Businesses

Join experts from University of Pittsburgh's SBDC, SCORE, and Wilke & Associates as they discuss the importance of cyber security and the resources...

July 17, 2019 8:00 a.m.
17 Jul
Picnic on the Patio

Join Pitt Dining for a picnic on the Towers patio every Wednesday this summer! The picnics will feature a special menu item each week, along with all your...

July 17, 2019 11:00 a.m.

Thursday, July 18

18 Jul
Center for Urban Education Summer Educator Forum (CUESEF)

July 18- July 20 This forum is a professional learning experience for education professionals (pre- and practicing educators) in Pittsburgh and the...

July 18, 2019 8:00 a.m.
18 Jul
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,...

July 18, 2019 10:30 a.m.
18 Jul
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...

July 18, 2019 10:30 a.m.

Tuesday, July 23

23 Jul
Writing Assignments: Design, Assessment, and Feedback

There are few things as painful as reading a poorly written student essay, and few things as rewarding as reading a well-crafted response to a writing...

July 23, 2019 10:00 a.m.

Wednesday, July 24

24 Jul
Picnic on the Patio

Join Pitt Dining for a picnic on the Towers patio every Wednesday this summer! The picnics will feature a special menu item each week, along with all your...

July 24, 2019 11:00 a.m.

June 26 - July 25, 2019