Events Calendar

Trainings & Workshops

June 16 - July 15, 2019

Sunday, June 16

16 Jun
Master Your Mind: Emotional and Physical Health Connections: Life Solutions Webinar

You get upsetting news and suddenly feel sick to your stomach. You're nervous about a big meeting and you begin to sweat, your heart races. Examples of the...

June 16, 2019
16 Jun
Faculty and Staff Crisis Training

This course teaches University employees life-saving options during an active killer event based on the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's theory of...

June 16, 2019 8:00 a.m.

Monday, June 17

17 Jun
Master Your Mind: Emotional and Physical Health Connections: Life Solutions Webinar

You get upsetting news and suddenly feel sick to your stomach. You're nervous about a big meeting and you begin to sweat, your heart races. Examples of the...

June 17, 2019
17 Jun
Faculty and Staff Crisis Training

This course teaches University employees life-saving options during an active killer event based on the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's theory of...

June 17, 2019 8:00 a.m.
17 Jun
Pitt-Johnstown Academic Planning Day

Academic planning days familiarize an incoming student with the Pitt-Johnstown campus, faculty, staff, regulations and procedures, and offers first-term...

Tuesday, June 18

18 Jun
Faculty and Staff Crisis Training

This course teaches University employees life-saving options during an active killer event based on the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's theory of...

June 18, 2019 8:00 a.m.
18 Jun
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...

18 Jun
Becoming a Grading Guru: Designing Rubrics

Asking students to perform authentic, complex tasks can provoke higher-level learning, but how can we assess a complicated assignment when it has no...

June 18, 2019 1:00 p.m.

Wednesday, June 19

19 Jun
Faculty and Staff Crisis Training

This course teaches University employees life-saving options during an active killer event based on the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's theory of...

June 19, 2019 8:00 a.m.
19 Jun
Instructional Multimedia: Panopto

Participants will get the most out of this workshop if they already have a basic familiarity with using a computer, and with Blackboard. If you are unsure...

June 19, 2019 10:00 a.m.
19 Jun
Teaching International Students

Do you have international students who you would love to know more about and to engage more in classes? Come learn about international students and the...

June 19, 2019 10:30 a.m.
19 Jun
Multicenter Research under an Investigator-Sponsored IND

This presentation will provide an overview of investigator-sponsored clinical trials with multiple research sites. Specifically, we will address the...

June 19, 2019 11:00 a.m.

Thursday, June 20

20 Jun
Faculty and Staff Crisis Training

This course teaches University employees life-saving options during an active killer event based on the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's theory of...

June 20, 2019 8:00 a.m.
20 Jun
Pitt-Johnstown Academic Planning Day

Academic planning days familiarize an incoming student with the Pitt-Johnstown campus, faculty, staff, regulations and procedures, and offers first-term...

20 Jun
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,...

June 20, 2019 10:00 a.m.
20 Jun
Lunchtime Create Break: Felting Creatures

When the semester ends, it's time to take a deep breath and relax a little. At the Center for Creativity, we'd like to thank our Pitt faculty and staff for a...

20 Jun
Understanding Enrollment and Advisement Tools Available to Students

PeopleSoft Student Information System This presentation will provide an overview of enrollment and advisement tolls in PeopleSoft from the student and...

June 20, 2019 1:00 p.m.

Friday, June 21

21 Jun
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...

June 21, 2019 7:30 a.m.
21 Jun
Faculty and Staff Crisis Training

This course teaches University employees life-saving options during an active killer event based on the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's theory of...

June 21, 2019 8:00 a.m.

Saturday, June 22

22 Jun
Faculty and Staff Crisis Training

This course teaches University employees life-saving options during an active killer event based on the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's theory of...

June 22, 2019 8:00 a.m.

Sunday, June 23

23 Jun
Faculty and Staff Crisis Training

This course teaches University employees life-saving options during an active killer event based on the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's theory of...

June 23, 2019 8:00 a.m.

Monday, June 24

24 Jun
Faculty and Staff Crisis Training

This course teaches University employees life-saving options during an active killer event based on the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's theory of...

June 24, 2019 8:00 a.m.
24 Jun
Pitt-Johnstown Summer Session 2 Begins

Pitt-Johnstown's 2019 Summer Session 2 begins June 24.

24 Jun
Pitt-Johnstown Academic Planning Day

Academic planning days familiarize an incoming student with the Pitt-Johnstown campus, faculty, staff, regulations and procedures, and offers first-term...

24 Jun
Christian Sands presents on Erroll Garner

June 24th, 2019 12:00 -2:00 PM Free Workshop at the Afro-American Music Institute (Homewood) 7131 Hamilton Ave., Pittsburgh, PA 15208 Jazz Piano...

June 24, 2019 12:00 p.m.

Tuesday, June 25

25 Jun
Faculty and Staff Crisis Training

This course teaches University employees life-saving options during an active killer event based on the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's theory of...

June 25, 2019 8:00 a.m.
25 Jun
Becoming a Grading Guru: Designing Better Test Questions

The traditional exam has been much-maligned in higher education. Educators bulk at the notion of “teaching to the test.” But are tests, or teaching to tests,...

June 25, 2019 1:00 p.m.

Wednesday, June 26

26 Jun
Faculty and Staff Crisis Training

This course teaches University employees life-saving options during an active killer event based on the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's theory of...

June 26, 2019 8:00 a.m.
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
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
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...

June 26, 2019 1:00 p.m.

Thursday, June 27

27 Jun
Faculty and Staff Crisis Training

This course teaches University employees life-saving options during an active killer event based on the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's theory of...

June 27, 2019 8:00 a.m.
27 Jun
Pitt-Johnstown Academic Planning Day

Academic planning days familiarize an incoming student with the Pitt-Johnstown campus, faculty, staff, regulations and procedures, and offers first-term...

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
Faculty and Staff Crisis Training

This course teaches University employees life-saving options during an active killer event based on the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's theory of...

June 28, 2019 8:00 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.

Saturday, June 29

29 Jun
Faculty and Staff Crisis Training

This course teaches University employees life-saving options during an active killer event based on the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's theory of...

June 29, 2019 8:00 a.m.

Sunday, June 30

30 Jun
Faculty and Staff Crisis Training

This course teaches University employees life-saving options during an active killer event based on the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's theory of...

June 30, 2019 8:00 a.m.
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...

Monday, July 1

01 Jul
Faculty and Staff Crisis Training

This course teaches University employees life-saving options during an active killer event based on the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's theory of...

July 01, 2019 8:00 a.m.

Tuesday, July 2

02 Jul
Faculty and Staff Crisis Training

This course teaches University employees life-saving options during an active killer event based on the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's theory of...

July 02, 2019 8:00 a.m.
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...

Wednesday, July 3

03 Jul
Faculty and Staff Crisis Training

This course teaches University employees life-saving options during an active killer event based on the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's theory of...

July 03, 2019 8:00 a.m.

Thursday, July 4

04 Jul
Faculty and Staff Crisis Training

This course teaches University employees life-saving options during an active killer event based on the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's theory of...

July 04, 2019 8:00 a.m.

Friday, July 5

05 Jul
Faculty and Staff Crisis Training

This course teaches University employees life-saving options during an active killer event based on the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's theory of...

July 05, 2019 8:00 a.m.

Saturday, July 6

06 Jul
Faculty and Staff Crisis Training

This course teaches University employees life-saving options during an active killer event based on the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's theory of...

July 06, 2019 8:00 a.m.

Sunday, July 7

07 Jul
Faculty and Staff Crisis Training

This course teaches University employees life-saving options during an active killer event based on the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's theory of...

July 07, 2019 8:00 a.m.

Monday, July 8

08 Jul
Faculty and Staff Crisis Training

This course teaches University employees life-saving options during an active killer event based on the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's theory of...

July 08, 2019 8:00 a.m.

Tuesday, July 9

09 Jul
Faculty and Staff Crisis Training

This course teaches University employees life-saving options during an active killer event based on the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's theory of...

July 09, 2019 8:00 a.m.

Wednesday, July 10

10 Jul
Faculty and Staff Crisis Training

This course teaches University employees life-saving options during an active killer event based on the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's theory of...

July 10, 2019 8:00 a.m.
10 Jul
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...

July 10, 2019 10:30 a.m.

Thursday, July 11

11 Jul
Faculty and Staff Crisis Training

This course teaches University employees life-saving options during an active killer event based on the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's theory of...

July 11, 2019 8:00 a.m.
11 Jul
Teaching Effectively with and without PowerPoint

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

July 11, 2019 10:00 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.
12 Jul
Faculty and Staff Crisis Training

This course teaches University employees life-saving options during an active killer event based on the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's theory of...

July 12, 2019 8:00 a.m.

Saturday, July 13

13 Jul
Faculty and Staff Crisis Training

This course teaches University employees life-saving options during an active killer event based on the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's theory of...

July 13, 2019 8:00 a.m.

Sunday, July 14

14 Jul
Faculty and Staff Crisis Training

This course teaches University employees life-saving options during an active killer event based on the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's theory of...

July 14, 2019 8:00 a.m.

Monday, July 15

15 Jul
Faculty and Staff Crisis Training

This course teaches University employees life-saving options during an active killer event based on the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's theory of...

July 15, 2019 8:00 a.m.

June 16 - July 15, 2019