Events Calendar

September 16 - October 15, 2019

Monday, September 16

16 Sep
Funding College: 5 Steps Every Family Can Use to Build a Successful Plan: Life Solutions Webinar

When it comes to paying for college, every dollar counts and families need a simple process to follow. In this terrific webinar, college expert Dan Bisig...

September 16, 2019
16 Sep
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...

September 16, 2019
16 Sep
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 Sep
Graphic Medicine: Ill-Conceived and Well-Drawn!

Though you may not have heard of medical comics before, they’ve been around for more than a decade. In 2007, Dr. Ian Williams coined the term “graphic...

September 16, 2019 7:00 a.m.
16 Sep
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....

September 16, 2019 9:00 a.m.
16 Sep
First Experiences in Research (FE-R) Information Session

Would you like to assist a faculty researcher, scholar, or artist next spring term? First Experiences in Research pairs interested Dietrich School...

September 16, 2019 12:00 p.m.
16 Sep
Teaching Partners September Meeting

The Teaching Partners is a faculty community that engages faculty who use the Teaching Center's resources to support and enhance their teaching practice....

September 16, 2019 12:00 p.m.
16 Sep
Truman Leadership Scholarship Info

Up to $30,000 for 2-3 years of graduate study. For juniors with a track record of outstanding service, leadership, academic potential. Learn more about...

September 16, 2019 12:00 p.m.
16 Sep
p53 Dynamics and DNA Binding are Tuned Across Tissues and Species

The Aging Institute of UPMC and the University of Pittsburgh presents a Special Aging Research Seminar with guest speaker, Jacob Stewart-Ornstein, PhD. Dr....

16 Sep
Journal Matchmakers: Deciding Where to Publish

Your paper is complete. Which journal should you submit it to? How can you balance multiple considerations including peer review, open access, and impact...

16 Sep
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...

September 16, 2019 1:00 p.m.
16 Sep
Fall Food Drive

September is Hunger Action Month! Food insecurity is a reality for many people throughout southwestern Pennsylvania. In Oakland, both our community neighbors...

September 16, 2019 2:00 p.m.
16 Sep
Writing and Finding Meaning in the End of Life

Haider Warrich, MD Associate Director of Heart Failure at the Boston VA Associate Physician at Brigham and Women’s Hospital Instructor at Harvard Medical...

September 16, 2019 5:00 p.m.
16 Sep
Be A Good Neighbor Oakland Block Parties

Be A Good Neighbor block parties are back! Oakland is a neighborhood of neighborhoods. That's why we're hosting 6 block parties throughout the fall so you...

September 16, 2019 5:30 p.m.
16 Sep
NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Info Session

Learn about Graduate Research Fellowships from the National Science Foundation. For seniors in STEM -OR- social science fields. Learn more about this...

September 16, 2019 5:30 p.m.
16 Sep
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...

September 16, 2019 9:00 p.m.

Tuesday, September 17

17 Sep
Funding College: 5 Steps Every Family Can Use to Build a Successful Plan: Life Solutions Webinar

When it comes to paying for college, every dollar counts and families need a simple process to follow. In this terrific webinar, college expert Dan Bisig...

September 17, 2019
17 Sep
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...

September 17, 2019
17 Sep
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 Sep
Graphic Medicine: Ill-Conceived and Well-Drawn!

Though you may not have heard of medical comics before, they’ve been around for more than a decade. In 2007, Dr. Ian Williams coined the term “graphic...

September 17, 2019 7:00 a.m.
17 Sep
The Arc of the Heart: What the History of the Heart Teaches us About its Future

Haider Warraich, MD Associate Director of Heart Failure at the Boston VA Associate Physician at Brigham and Women’s Hospital, and Instructor at Harvard...

17 Sep
All of Us Research Program

On Tuesday, September 17, and Wednesday, September 18, as well as Thursday, October 10, and Wednesday, October 16, representatives of the All of Us...

September 17, 2019 8:00 a.m.
17 Sep
Hispanic Heritage Month Brashear High School Recruitment

With Pitt Admissions and Latinx Student Association In honor of Hispanic Heritage Month, Pitt Admissions will be working with the Latinx Student Association...

September 17, 2019 8:00 a.m.
17 Sep
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...

September 17, 2019 9:30 a.m.
17 Sep
Advanced EndNote

This hands-on class will show you how to use more advanced features of EndNote, including adding and editing citation styles, using filters and Smart Groups,...

17 Sep
Developing a Teaching Portfolio

Teaching portfolios are an important component of many academic job applications and the promotion process: it is never too early in your teaching career to...

September 17, 2019 10:00 a.m.
17 Sep
Fall Career + Internship Fair - Liberal Arts, Sciences, and Business Majors

Meet with representatives from local, regional, and national nonprofits, corporations, and government agencies to learn about internship, and full- and...

September 17, 2019 11:00 a.m.
17 Sep
Min(d)ing the Matrix - When Inflammation Befriends the Enemy

As part of the McGowan Seminar Series Drs. Alan Wells & Alan Bradshaw will present their talk titled, 'Min(d)ing the Matrix - When Inflammation Befriends...

September 17, 2019 11:30 a.m.
17 Sep
Pitt-Greensburg: Spanish Tertulia

Come join in the conversation and games--in Spanish! Speakers at all levels of the Spanish language are welcome at the gathering on designated Tuesdays in...

September 17, 2019 11:45 a.m.
17 Sep
Asset Location: A Practical Guide for Income and Estate Planning: TIAA Live Webinar

We often think about our investments in terms of how much we should invest in stocks or bonds or other investments so that we can achieve the greatest return...

September 17, 2019 12:00 p.m.
17 Sep
Drug Pricing: Politics and Economics

Richard Frank, PhD, Professor of Health Economics in the Department of Health Care Policy at Harvard Medical School, will discuss drug pricing proposals...

September 17, 2019 12:00 p.m.
17 Sep
Wayne Backes, PhD: Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences Seminar Series

Topic: The role of protein-protein and membrane-protein interactions on the organization of P450 systems proteins

September 17, 2019 12:00 p.m.
17 Sep
Constitution Day 2019: THE OLIGARCH’S ROAD: Presidential Power and the Separation of Powers in the Trump Era

Join Pitt Law as we celebrate Constitution Day with Georgetown Law Professor Victoria Nourse. Victoria is one of the nation’s leading scholars on statutory...

17 Sep
UPMC Hillman Cancer Center Retreat Poster Winners

UPMC Hillman Cancer Center Basic & Translational Research Seminar Series presents the UPMC Hillman Cancer Center Retreat Poster Winners. Ghanshyam Yadav,...

17 Sep
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...

September 17, 2019 1:00 p.m.
17 Sep
Fall Food Drive

September is Hunger Action Month! Food insecurity is a reality for many people throughout southwestern Pennsylvania. In Oakland, both our community neighbors...

September 17, 2019 2:00 p.m.
17 Sep
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...

September 17, 2019 2:30 p.m.
17 Sep
Dr. Jonathan Reeves - Boehringer Ingelheim

New Reactions from the Process Development of a BACE-1 Inhibitor

September 17, 2019 2:30 p.m.
17 Sep
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...

September 17, 2019 3:00 p.m.
17 Sep
She's Got It: A Woman's Guide to Saving and Investing: TIAA Live Webinar

You can discover saving and investing strategies developed especially for women and how you can put them into action. Learn more about TIAA live webinar...

September 17, 2019 3:00 p.m.
17 Sep
Dr. Carolyn Anderston - University of Pittsburgh

Metal-Chelate Chemistry and it's Impact on Molecular Imaging and Other Diseases

September 17, 2019 4:00 p.m.
17 Sep
Soros Scholarship Info Session

The Paul & Daisy Soros Fellowships for New Americans grants immigrants and children of immigrants in the U.S. $90,000 to pursue graduate school. Hear from...

September 17, 2019 4:30 p.m.
17 Sep
Fall Postdoc Picnic

Postdocs and their friends and families are invited to network and socialize at this University of Pittsburgh Postdoctoral Association picnic event. Enjoy a...

September 17, 2019 5:00 p.m.
17 Sep
First Experiences in Research (FE-R) Information Session

Would you like to assist a faculty researcher, scholar, or artist next spring term? First Experiences in Research pairs interested Dietrich School...

September 17, 2019 5:00 p.m.
17 Sep
SSW Career Workshops: Social Work Licensure

Professional licensure is critical to career advancement in social work. Participants will be introduced to social work licensure including the LSW and LCSW....

September 17, 2019 5:00 p.m.
17 Sep
Victoria Pitts-Taylor Reading Group Meeting: "The Brain's Body"

In preparation for the visit of Dr. Victoria Pitts-Taylor on Sept. 26, the first reading group meeting will be held Tues., Sept. 17, from 5-6:30 pm in 501CL....

September 17, 2019 5:00 p.m.
17 Sep
Zotero Basics Workshop

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

September 17, 2019 5:00 p.m.
17 Sep
Craft & Community

The University of Pittsburgh's Panthers for Recovery and the Center for Creativity Workshop host Craft & Community, an opportunity for Pitt students,...

17 Sep
Pitt-Greensburg: Beginning Investing

Pitt-Greensburg is committed to helping its students to graduate with the skills they need to succeed throughout their life. Financial literacy is an...

Wednesday, September 18

18 Sep
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...

September 18, 2019
18 Sep
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 Sep
Graphic Medicine: Ill-Conceived and Well-Drawn!

Though you may not have heard of medical comics before, they’ve been around for more than a decade. In 2007, Dr. Ian Williams coined the term “graphic...

September 18, 2019 7:00 a.m.
18 Sep
All of Us Research Program

On Wednesday, September 18, as well as Thursday, October 10, and Wednesday, October 16, representatives of the All of Us Pennsylvania, in coordination with...

September 18, 2019 8:00 a.m.
18 Sep
Bike to Campus Day!

Commuting to campus is as easy as riding a bike (literally)! Celebrate a sustainable, healthy commute via bike on Wednesday, September 18, 2019 from 8:00am -...

September 18, 2019 8:00 a.m.
18 Sep
Hispanic Heritage Month Gateway High School Recruitment

With Pitt Admissions and Latinx Student Association In honor of Hispanic Heritage Month, Pitt Admissions will be working with the Latinx Student Association...

September 18, 2019 8:00 a.m.
18 Sep
Postdoctoral Orientation to Career Development

The Center for Doctoral and Postdoctoral Career Development conducts a monthly Postdoctoral Orientation to Career Development Seminar so that postdoctoral...

18 Sep
Getting Systematic About Systematic Reviews

You’ve heard of systematic reviews (SRs), but what are they? This class will describe this relatively new type of research study, point you to emerging...

18 Sep
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....

September 18, 2019 9:00 a.m.
18 Sep
Finding Funding

The University of Pittsburgh subscribes to Pivot, a comprehensive source for funding information that provides timely updates and recommendations tailored to...

18 Sep
Flu Shot Clinic - Titusville

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...

18 Sep
Instructional Multimedia: Introduction

If you’re interested in beginning to create rich digital and multimedia content for your courses, you probably have a lot of questions. What are the benefits...

September 18, 2019 10:00 a.m.
18 Sep
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...

September 18, 2019 10:00 a.m.
18 Sep
Fall Career + Internship Fair - Engineering Majors

Meet with representatives from local, regional, and national non-profits, corporations, and government agencies to learn about internship and full- and...

September 18, 2019 11:00 a.m.
18 Sep
Flu Shot Clinic - Craig Hall

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...

September 18, 2019 11:00 a.m.
18 Sep
Banned Books Week 2019

Wednesday, September 18th | 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM | Banned Books Week Exhibit Pop-Up Hillman Library, Ground Floor Tuesday, September 24th | 12:00 PM -...

September 18, 2019 12:00 p.m.
18 Sep
ECE Graduate Seminar - Professor Inhee Lee

In this talk, Dr. Lee will discuss the challenges in developing small systems and introduce a millimeter-scale system. The system has been developed as the...

September 18, 2019 12:00 p.m.
18 Sep
Electronic Research Notebooks: Introduction to LabArchives

This workshop will focus on LabArchives, the Electronic Research Notebook selected by the University of Pittsburgh. We will cover how to get started using...

18 Sep
IRB 101 for Greater than Minimal Risk Studies

This session will provide new researchers with the basic skills to manage a study that will be submitted for IRB committee review. Attendees will learn...

September 18, 2019 12:00 p.m.
18 Sep
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...

September 18, 2019 12:00 p.m.
18 Sep
SSW and CRSP Speaker Series: "A Conversation on Race" with Dr. Larry Davis

Join us as CRSP Director Emeritus and Donald M. Henderson Professor Larry E. Davis discusses the past, present, and future of race in America After the...

September 18, 2019 12:00 p.m.
18 Sep
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...

September 18, 2019 12:00 p.m.
18 Sep
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....

September 18, 2019 1:00 p.m.
18 Sep
Encouraging Student Participation

Few things are less comfortable than asking a question and seeing a classroom full of blank faces staring back at you in silence. In this workshop, we cover...

September 18, 2019 2:00 p.m.
18 Sep
Fall Food Drive

September is Hunger Action Month! Food insecurity is a reality for many people throughout southwestern Pennsylvania. In Oakland, both our community neighbors...

September 18, 2019 2:00 p.m.
18 Sep
The Starting Line: Beginning to Save for Retirement: TIAA Live Webinar

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

September 18, 2019 3:00 p.m.
18 Sep
Latino Leaders Gathering

Join us for the Latino Leaders Gathering: Building Prosperity Through Partnership. This event will include representatives from: Pitt Global, the Center...

September 18, 2019 4:00 p.m.
18 Sep
First Experiences in Research Information Session

Would you like to assist a faculty researcher, scholar, or artist next spring term? First Experiences in Research pairs interested Dietrich School...

September 18, 2019 5:00 p.m.
18 Sep
SEC event: Self-Care Training

These events are open to all School of Social Work students and will provide food and refreshments. Come on out to kickstart your social work experience at...

September 18, 2019 5:00 p.m.
18 Sep
Leadership in Action

Leadership in Action (LIA) is a beneficial program for both student participants and community agencies. Develop your leadership skills while helping to...

September 18, 2019 6:00 p.m.
18 Sep
Transient: First 100 Days of Trump

Film Screening Transient: First 100 Days of Trump is a documentary by filmmaker and...

September 18, 2019 7:00 p.m.
18 Sep
Meet the Panhellenic Sororities

Interested in joining a Panhellenic sorority? Stop by Meet the Panhellenic Sororities to learn about the Panhellenic sororities and recruitment!

September 18, 2019 8:00 p.m.

Thursday, September 19

19 Sep
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 Sep
Graphic Medicine: Ill-Conceived and Well-Drawn!

Though you may not have heard of medical comics before, they’ve been around for more than a decade. In 2007, Dr. Ian Williams coined the term “graphic...

September 19, 2019 7:00 a.m.
19 Sep
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...

September 19, 2019 9:00 a.m.
19 Sep
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...

September 19, 2019 9:30 a.m.
19 Sep
Flu Shot Clinic - Titusville

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...

19 Sep
Pittsburgh Youth Global Town Hall - Climate, Gender and Sustainability: From Local Activism to Global Reform

On the eve of the Pittsburgh Global Town Hall hosted by the University of Pittsburgh, Global Voice, World Workable Trust, and the Heinrich Böll Foundation,...

19 Sep
Are You Using Retracted Information?

Do you worry about citing or using journal articles that have been retracted? Do you ever wonder how prevalent misconduct, data fabrication, or plagiarism is...

19 Sep
Fall Career + Internship Fair - Computing and Information Majors

Meet with representatives from local, regional, and national non-profits, corporations, and government agencies to explore internship and full- and part-time...

September 19, 2019 11:00 a.m.
19 Sep
Pitt-Greensburg Majors Fair

Stop by Chambers Hall Gymnasium to chat with faculty and staff about the majors, minors, and certificate programs at the 2019 Pitt-Greensburg Majors Fair....

September 19, 2019 11:00 a.m.
19 Sep
An Introduction to Alternative Investments: Real Estate: TIAA Live Webinar

Learn about the role of real estate investments in a retirement portfolio and an introduction to the TIAA Real Estate Account. Learn more about TIAA live...

September 19, 2019 12:00 p.m.
19 Sep
Epi Seminar - The National Personal Protective Technology Laboratory

Presented by Edward Sinkule, PhD, MPH, FACSM, Physical Scientist, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention , National Institute for Occupational Safety and...

September 19, 2019 12:00 p.m.
19 Sep
First Experiences in Research Information Session

Would you like to assist a faculty researcher, scholar, or artist next spring term? First Experiences in Research pairs interested Dietrich School...

September 19, 2019 12:00 p.m.
19 Sep
Modes of Reading in Copyright's Infringement Analysis

Join the Humanities Center at our Thursday colloquia. We're having Zahr Said, from the University of Washington, to discuss her written work, prepared...

September 19, 2019 12:30 p.m.
19 Sep
White Privilege in Information

Systemic structures of white privilege and power are embedded in American culture. Personal and institutional commitments to equity, diversity, and inclusion...

19 Sep
Fall Food Drive

September is Hunger Action Month! Food insecurity is a reality for many people throughout southwestern Pennsylvania. In Oakland, both our community neighbors...

September 19, 2019 2:00 p.m.
19 Sep
Instructional Multimedia: Panopto

Using video to teach can promote self-paced mastery learning for your students and reduce the number of times you must cover the same content. Panopto...

September 19, 2019 2:00 p.m.
19 Sep
Dr. Carolyn Anderson - University of Pittsburgh

Metal-Chelate Chemistry and it's Impact on Molecular Imaging & Other Diseases

September 19, 2019 2:30 p.m.
19 Sep
Graduate Programs Fair

Take this opportunity to learn more about graduate program options that fit your career goals: RN Options (RN-BSN, RN-MSN, RN-DNP), Master of Science in...

September 19, 2019 3:00 p.m.
19 Sep
Healthy Numbers: Integrating Healthcare into Your Retirement Plan: TIAA Live Webinar

You can learn and plan for the cost of healthcare in retirement, including supplemental insurance, and the real benefits and costs of Medicare. Learn more...

September 19, 2019 3:00 p.m.
19 Sep
Making an Impact on Campus & Beyond

With Chaz Kellem, Director of Pittserves. Snacks - coffee - tea Part of Pitt Honors Community Cafe series with nonprofit leaders in the city.

September 19, 2019 3:00 p.m.
19 Sep
The Task of the Jury Instructor: Copyright Litigation Viewed Through Translation Theory

The University of Pittsburgh School of Law Presents: "A Conversation with Zahr Said". Professor Zahr Said is a Professor of Law at the University of...

19 Sep
Public Art and the Fragility of Democracy

Fred Evans in conversation with Terry Smith and Kirk Savage Democracy inherently questions its own identity. It therefore allows public art to explore its...

September 19, 2019 4:00 p.m.
19 Sep
First Experiences in Research (FE-R) Information Session

Would you like to assist a faculty researcher, scholar, or artist next spring term? First Experiences in Research pairs interested Dietrich School...

September 19, 2019 5:00 p.m.
19 Sep
Be A Good Neighbor Oakland Block Parties

Be A Good Neighbor block parties are back! Oakland is a neighborhood of neighborhoods. That's why we're hosting 6 block parties throughout the fall so you...

September 19, 2019 5:30 p.m.
19 Sep
Big Idea Kickoff

"I" isn't just for Innovation...it's for ICECREAM. Make your dream ice cream sundae while learning about Pitt's innovation & entrepreneurial ecosystem! Learn...

September 19, 2019 5:30 p.m.
19 Sep
Pittsburgh Film and Media Colloquium (PFMC): "Critical Making" a Pedagogical Roundtable

Featuring: Dana Och (Department of English; Film and Media Studies Program) Ali Patterson (Composition Program; Film and Media Studies Program) Zach...

September 19, 2019 5:30 p.m.

Friday, September 20

20 Sep
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 Sep
Graphic Medicine: Ill-Conceived and Well-Drawn!

Though you may not have heard of medical comics before, they’ve been around for more than a decade. In 2007, Dr. Ian Williams coined the term “graphic...

September 20, 2019 7:00 a.m.
20 Sep
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...

September 20, 2019 7:30 a.m.
20 Sep
Pittsburgh Global Town Hall - Climate, Gender and Sustainability: From Local Activism to Global Reform

The European Studies Center and the Global Studies Center with the support of the Office of the Provost and in partnership with Global Voice and the Workable...

September 20, 2019 9:00 a.m.
20 Sep
3rd Annual Pitt PARK(ing) Day

Today, it’s just a parking space.... But what could it be? Every September, people around the world turn metered parking spaces into “PARK(ing)” spaces for...

September 20, 2019 10:00 a.m.
20 Sep
Beinecke Scholarship info session

Learn about Beinecke Scholarships for graduate study in the arts, humanities and social sciences. Pitt’s National Scholarships office can help you apply...

September 20, 2019 10:00 a.m.
20 Sep
Flu Shot Clinic - Titusville

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...

20 Sep
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...

September 20, 2019 10:00 a.m.
20 Sep
Dean's Hour

Dean of Students Kenyon Bonner hosts this informal, interactive event monthly to engage with students. This month, we will celebrate Pitt's singing student...

September 20, 2019 12:00 p.m.
20 Sep
Faculty Event Explores Incorporating Books on Mental Illness into Courses

An interactive event on Friday, Sept. 20, from noon to 1 p.m., at the University Store on Fifth will explore interesting and practical ways faculty can...

September 20, 2019 12:00 p.m.
20 Sep
First Experiences in Research Information Session

Would you like to assist a faculty researcher, scholar, or artist next spring term? First Experiences in Research pairs interested Dietrich School...

September 20, 2019 12:00 p.m.
20 Sep
Mentoring Academy | First Session

Introduction to Mentor Training and Maintaining Effective Communication This session will launch the fall sessions for the Mentoring Academy. The first of...

September 20, 2019 12:00 p.m.
20 Sep
Introduction to ArcGIS

This workshop will familiarize you with some of the basic concepts and features of ArcGIS and some fundamentals of GIS mapping and analysis. You will work...

20 Sep
Let's Talk Africa: African Languages in Colleges and Universities

Professor Antonia Schleicher serves as the Executive Director of both the National Council of Less-Commonly Taught Languages (NCOLCTL) and the African...

September 20, 2019 1:00 p.m.
20 Sep
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...

20 Sep
Dissertation Defense: Yehui Zhu

Yang Yu will present her PhD dissertation titled, "Musculoskeletal Symptoms with Endocrine Therapy for Breast Cancer: Trajectory and Predictors," with...

September 20, 2019 1:30 p.m.
20 Sep
Award-winning Sports Historian Rob Ruck Talks Football

Discover how a tiny Pacific archipelago is producing more players from Troy Polamalu to Marcus Mariota for the NFL than anywhere else in the world on Friday,...

September 20, 2019 2:00 p.m.
20 Sep
Fall Food Drive

September is Hunger Action Month! Food insecurity is a reality for many people throughout southwestern Pennsylvania. In Oakland, both our community neighbors...

September 20, 2019 2:00 p.m.
20 Sep
Designing and Implementing a Stress and Coping Intervention with Latino Immigrants in a Nontraditional Migration Area

Sponsored by the Healthy Lifestyle Institute and Pitt Year of Diversity, speakers Dr. Farrah Jacquez and Dr. Lisa M. Vaughn will discuss designing and...

September 20, 2019 2:30 p.m.
20 Sep
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...

September 20, 2019 3:00 p.m.
20 Sep
Meet and Greet at The Porch

Sponsored by the Hispanic/Latinx Professional Association. Hispanic/Latinx, and our allies are invited to join us. We will provide refreshments, and...

September 20, 2019 4:30 p.m.
20 Sep
M.E.S.S. Movie Night

M.E.S.S. - Movies Everyone Should See! Film + discussion + SNACKS every Friday at Pitt Honors. Sept. 6 - Captain MarvelSept. 13 - The Last Black Man in San...

September 20, 2019 6:30 p.m.

Saturday, September 21

21 Sep
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 Sep
Graphic Medicine: Ill-Conceived and Well-Drawn!

Though you may not have heard of medical comics before, they’ve been around for more than a decade. In 2007, Dr. Ian Williams coined the term “graphic...

September 21, 2019 9:30 a.m.
21 Sep
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...

September 21, 2019 9:30 a.m.
21 Sep
Fall Food Drive

September is Hunger Action Month! Food insecurity is a reality for many people throughout southwestern Pennsylvania. In Oakland, both our community neighbors...

September 21, 2019 2:00 p.m.
21 Sep
Detective Pikachu

A free screening of Pokémon Detective Pikachu. Snacks and drinks provided. Includes a free raffle for a Detective Pikachu plush doll. All Pitt Program...

September 21, 2019 8:00 p.m.

Sunday, September 22

22 Sep
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...

September 22, 2019
22 Sep
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 Sep
Graphic Medicine: Ill-Conceived and Well-Drawn!

Though you may not have heard of medical comics before, they’ve been around for more than a decade. In 2007, Dr. Ian Williams coined the term “graphic...

September 22, 2019 11:00 a.m.
22 Sep
OACS: Laurel Caverns caving trip

Join us as we take the LOWER CAVING trip, which involves descending 464-feet into the caverns! The Outdoor Adventure & Community Service (OACS) living...

September 22, 2019 12:00 p.m.
22 Sep
Fall Food Drive

September is Hunger Action Month! Food insecurity is a reality for many people throughout southwestern Pennsylvania. In Oakland, both our community neighbors...

September 22, 2019 2:00 p.m.
22 Sep
Barrels to Beethoven

Barrels to Beethoven is an organization focused on Arts Education, Making and Innovation. Our programs utilize the steelpan, a musical instrument from the...

September 22, 2019 3:00 p.m.
22 Sep
Chinese Committee Scholarship Dinner

A benefit dinner for the Chinese Nationality Room Committee Scholarship. Contact Committee Chair Dewi Wong at dewiwong@hotmail.com for details and to RSVP.

September 22, 2019 6:00 p.m.

Monday, September 23

23 Sep
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...

September 23, 2019
23 Sep
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 Sep
Graphic Medicine: Ill-Conceived and Well-Drawn!

Though you may not have heard of medical comics before, they’ve been around for more than a decade. In 2007, Dr. Ian Williams coined the term “graphic...

September 23, 2019 7:00 a.m.
23 Sep
400 Years of Inequality: Achieving Redemption, Reconciliation and Equity Today

As this nation marks a full 400 hundred years of inequality since 1619 when the first enslaved Africans arrived in Jamestown, we invite our community to join...

September 23, 2019 8:30 a.m.
23 Sep
Active Learning with Top Hat

Top Hat's student engagement software is now available for all faculty and students at Pitt to use free of charge. This workshop serves as an introduction to...

September 23, 2019 10:00 a.m.
23 Sep
Supreme Court Commission on Judicial Independence

The University of Pittsburgh School of Law will serve as a remote location, participating via livestream. Supreme Court Justice Max Baer will serve as a...

September 23, 2019 10:00 a.m.
23 Sep
Language Scholarships Abroad Info Session

Learn about Boren Scholarships + Critical Language Scholarships. Both fund study abroad, focused on languages that are critical to US national security....

September 23, 2019 12:00 p.m.
23 Sep
SSW Research Break: Sexual Health Communication and Dating Apps: Black Men Who Have Sex With Men

Presenter: Jacob Gordon Research Breaks promote a robust intellectual community by providing the opportunity to share works in progress and expertise. For...

September 23, 2019 12:00 p.m.
23 Sep
Fall Food Drive

September is Hunger Action Month! Food insecurity is a reality for many people throughout southwestern Pennsylvania. In Oakland, both our community neighbors...

September 23, 2019 2:00 p.m.
23 Sep
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,...

September 23, 2019 6:00 p.m.
23 Sep
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...

September 23, 2019 9:00 p.m.

Tuesday, September 24

24 Sep
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...

September 24, 2019
24 Sep
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 Sep
Graphic Medicine: Ill-Conceived and Well-Drawn!

Though you may not have heard of medical comics before, they’ve been around for more than a decade. In 2007, Dr. Ian Williams coined the term “graphic...

September 24, 2019 7:00 a.m.
24 Sep
Mental Health Access Breakfast

Break bagels with Johnnie Geathers, mental health therapist at FamilyLinks. RSVP required (so we have enough bagels for...

September 24, 2019 8:00 a.m.
24 Sep
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...

September 24, 2019 9:30 a.m.
24 Sep
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...

24 Sep
Gradescope: Scoring Assignments

Gradescope is a system to help you grade and return assignments in less time. Gradescope will help you organize and grade hand-written assignments, or other...

September 24, 2019 10:00 a.m.
24 Sep
Pitt Communities Open House

The Office of Diversity and Inclusion invites you to join us for an open house showcasing all Pitt staff & faculty affinity groups, newly renamed Pitt...

September 24, 2019 11:00 a.m.
24 Sep
Celebration of Faculty Scholarship and Service

Pitt-Greensburg will celebrate the scholarship and service of its faculty at this event hosted by Millstein Library and Dr. Robert Gregerson, Pitt-Greensburg...

September 24, 2019 11:30 a.m.
24 Sep
Banned Books Week 2019

Wednesday, September 18th | 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM | Banned Books Week Exhibit Pop-Up Hillman Library, Ground Floor Tuesday, September 24th | 12:00 PM -...

September 24, 2019 12:00 p.m.
24 Sep
Women’s Task Force  Climate Survey Report

Kara Bernstein, PhD will present her talk as part of the UPMC Hillman Cancer Center Basic & Translational Research Seminar Series. Kara Bernstein,...

24 Sep
How to submit an Institutional Biosafety Committee (IBC) application

The purpose of this workshop is to familiarize users with the online IBC review process and build or complete a protocol application. All attendees must have...

September 24, 2019 1:00 p.m.
24 Sep
Fall Food Drive

September is Hunger Action Month! Food insecurity is a reality for many people throughout southwestern Pennsylvania. In Oakland, both our community neighbors...

September 24, 2019 2:00 p.m.
24 Sep
From Protocol to Publication: Selecting the Right Reporting Guideline for Your Paper, Study, or Article

Using the appropriate reporting guideline can simplify the writing process and improve chances of acceptance, whether it is a class assignment, a grant, or a...

24 Sep
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...

September 24, 2019 2:30 p.m.
24 Sep
The Pan American Health Organization in Cuba: The Island's Public Health System and International Partnerships

Join GSPIA's Ford Institute for Human Security and Global Links in welcoming Dr. Duniesky Cintra Cala and Justo Manuel Cardenas Rodriguez to present their...

September 24, 2019 2:30 p.m.
24 Sep
Archival Scholars Research Awards (ASRA) Open House

Archival Scholars receive a $1,000 to support independent spring-term research using material within the University Library System’s Archives & Special...

September 24, 2019 3:00 p.m.
24 Sep
Bound & UnBound: A New Leaf

Make your very own journal to record the adventures of a new academic year! Learn some simple stitch binding techniques, try out a tabletop letterpress, and...

24 Sep
Virginia Woolf, the Anthropocene, and the Shock of the Known

Join the Humanities Center for a lecture from our Early Career Fellow Allen MacDuffie (University of Texas, English). This paper argues that Virginia...

September 24, 2019 4:00 p.m.
24 Sep
Field Studies Information Session

Learn about the OUR’s New York and London Field Study programs and application process from faculty and recent participants.

September 24, 2019 5:00 p.m.
24 Sep
SSW Career Workshops: Resumes, Cover Letters & References

This session will provide participants information, tips and tricks on how to effectively create and customize action and results-oriented resumes and...

September 24, 2019 5:00 p.m.
24 Sep
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...

September 24, 2019 5:00 p.m.
24 Sep
Zotero: Citations Made Easy

Learn how to use Zotero, a free program to help manage your research and create in-text citations and bibliographies. Laptop owners: If you have a laptop...

September 24, 2019 5:00 p.m.
24 Sep
Poena par sapientia: Tommy John Surgery and Modern Sports Medicine

Walton Schalick, III, MD, PhD Medical Director and Physician Supervisor Department of Orthopedics & Rehabilitation University of Wisconsin C.F. Reynolds...

September 24, 2019 6:00 p.m.

Wednesday, September 25

25 Sep
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...

September 25, 2019
25 Sep
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 Sep
Graphic Medicine: Ill-Conceived and Well-Drawn!

Though you may not have heard of medical comics before, they’ve been around for more than a decade. In 2007, Dr. Ian Williams coined the term “graphic...

September 25, 2019 7:00 a.m.
25 Sep
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....

September 25, 2019 9:00 a.m.
25 Sep
Healthy U Fair

Promote healthy behaviors and enhance wellness during the Healthy U Fair. Events include demonstrations, games, and raffles with the intent to educate and...

September 25, 2019 10:00 a.m.
25 Sep
Pathway Enrichment Analysis--IPA & MetaCore

This is a 4-hour workshop. The morning session (10am - 12pm) provides a brief overview of bioinformatics concepts and software used for interpreting a gene...

25 Sep
Archival Scholars Research Award (ASRA) Open House

Archival Scholars receive a $1,000 to support independent spring-term research using material within the University Library System’s Archives & Special...

September 25, 2019 11:00 a.m.
25 Sep
ClinicalTrials.gov: Background, Requirements & Process

This session will provide an overview of the regulations and policies governing the online registration of clinical trials and results on the...

September 25, 2019 12:00 p.m.
25 Sep
Doctor of Occupational Therapy (OTD) Information Session

OTD Information Sessions are a great opportunity to meet with a current student and one of our faculty members who will answer your questions and provide...

September 25, 2019 12:00 p.m.
25 Sep
Research Opportunities at Pitt

Pitt is a major research university with plenty of options (and funding) for undergraduates. Hear from an expert panel about options to help you gain...

September 25, 2019 12:00 p.m.
25 Sep
Vinyl Stickers with The Open Lab @ Hillman

In this hands-on workshop, participants learn to create vinyl stickers or other precisely cut items using Silhouette Studio software and a Silhouette Cameo 3...

September 25, 2019 12:00 p.m.
25 Sep
Finding Funding

The University of Pittsburgh subscribes to Pivot, a comprehensive source for funding information that provides timely updates and recommendations tailored to...

25 Sep
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...

September 25, 2019 1:00 p.m.
25 Sep
Fall Food Drive

September is Hunger Action Month! Food insecurity is a reality for many people throughout southwestern Pennsylvania. In Oakland, both our community neighbors...

September 25, 2019 2:00 p.m.
25 Sep
Qualtrics: Creating and Distributing Basic Surveys

All Pitt faculty and staff have free unlimited access to Qualtrics, a tool for easily creating sophisticated, anonymous online surveys. These surveys can be...

September 25, 2019 2:00 p.m.
25 Sep
The Pan American Health Organization in Cuba: the Island's Public Health System and International Partnerships

Join GSPIA's Ford Institute for Human Security, Global Links and Pitt Public Health in welcoming Dr. Duniesky Cintra Cala and Justo Manuel Cardenas Rodriguez...

September 25, 2019 2:00 p.m.
25 Sep
Know Your K: Writing a Successful Career Development Award Application

This workshop explores the range of K Award options available, provides an overview of the K Award application process and review criteria, and includes a...

25 Sep
Field Studies Information Session

Learn about the OUR’s New York and London Field Study programs and application process from faculty and recent participants.

September 25, 2019 5:00 p.m.
25 Sep
Martin Kavka: "What Skills Does the Study of Jewish Philosophy Provide?"

A constant theme in the scholarship within Jewish philosophy has been the difficulty of defining the very phrase "Jewish philosophy." Is there such a thing?...

September 25, 2019 5:00 p.m.
25 Sep
Mendeley Basics Workshop

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

September 25, 2019 6:00 p.m.

Thursday, September 26

26 Sep
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 Sep
Graphic Medicine: Ill-Conceived and Well-Drawn!

Though you may not have heard of medical comics before, they’ve been around for more than a decade. In 2007, Dr. Ian Williams coined the term “graphic...

September 26, 2019 7:00 a.m.
26 Sep
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...

September 26, 2019 9:30 a.m.
26 Sep
Dissertation Defense: Haley Grimm

Chemistry PhD Defense: Creation of Peptide-based Oligomers and Tailored Surfaces as Piezoelectric Biomaterials Advisor: Seth Horne Committee members:...

September 26, 2019 10:00 a.m.
26 Sep
Nursing Student Association Blood Drive

Nurses are superheroes every day. Power up by donating blood. Making an appointment ensures that you'll be seen in a timely manner. To make an...

September 26, 2019 11:00 a.m.
26 Sep
Banned Books Week 2019

Wednesday, September 18th | 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM | Banned Books Week Exhibit Pop-Up Hillman Library, Ground Floor Tuesday, September 24th | 12:00 PM -...

September 26, 2019 12:00 p.m.
26 Sep
Epi Seminar - Utilizing Data to Curb the Opioid Epidemic in Pennsylvania: Practical Application of the PA PDMP

Presented by Ashley Parsons, MPH, program manager, PA Department of Health, Prescription Drug Monitoring Program

September 26, 2019 12:00 p.m.
26 Sep
IRB 101 for Expedited Studies

This session will provide new researchers with the basic skills to manage a study that will be submitted for expedited review. Attendees will learn about...

September 26, 2019 12:00 p.m.
26 Sep
Systemic Dramaturgy

Join the Humanities Center at our Thursday colloquia. We're having Mike Sell (IUP, English) and Michael Chemers (UC-Santa Cruz, Theater Arts) to discuss...

September 26, 2019 12:30 p.m.
26 Sep
"PUSHOUT" Film Screening & Discussion Panel

Join us at the film screening of PUSHOUT: The Criminalization of Black Girls in Schools, a documentary film by Monique W. Morris, Ed.D. and Women in the Room...

September 26, 2019 1:00 p.m.
26 Sep
Helping Advisors Help Students Navigate Disability Resources and Services (DRS)

Join this workshop for insights into how advisors and mentors can assist students in navigating the DRS office and processes. Learn more about the Americans...

September 26, 2019 1:00 p.m.
26 Sep
Teaching Inclusively

This workshop introduces several principles of inclusivity and offers practical advice for fostering an inclusive university environment through your...

September 26, 2019 1:00 p.m.
26 Sep
Fall Food Drive

September is Hunger Action Month! Food insecurity is a reality for many people throughout southwestern Pennsylvania. In Oakland, both our community neighbors...

September 26, 2019 2:00 p.m.
26 Sep
Dr. Michel Sprik - University of Cambridge

9th Henry Frank Lectiures Series Electromechanics of the Water Vapour-Liquid Interface

September 26, 2019 2:30 p.m.
26 Sep
Jewelry Making with The Open Lab @ Hillman

During this interactive workshop, participants learn to create their own unisex jewelry and use a color wheel to find combinations to make their creations...

September 26, 2019 2:30 p.m.
26 Sep
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...

September 26, 2019 3:00 p.m.
26 Sep
Hispanic Discussion Round Tables

The Hispanic Discussion Roundtables is an event to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month at the University of Pittsburgh (September 15-October 15, 2019). Join...

26 Sep
ID Grand Rounds - David Lee Thomas, MD, MPH

Join Infectious Diseases Grand Rounds for special guest Dr. David Lee Thomas' presentation. Dr. Thomas is currently the Director in the Divison of Infectious...

September 26, 2019 4:00 p.m.
26 Sep
TWILIGHT WORLD OF SCREENS? REALLY? Women, Art, and Agency in Late Heian Japan

Department of History of Art and Architecture Annual James and Susanne Wilkinson Lecture Dr. Mimi Yiengpruksawan Professor in the History of Art, Yale...

September 26, 2019 4:00 p.m.
26 Sep
Banned Books Week 2019

Wednesday, September 18th | 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM | Banned Books Week Exhibit Pop-Up Hillman Library, Ground Floor Tuesday, September 24th | 12:00 PM -...

September 26, 2019 4:30 p.m.
26 Sep
How to Wait: Temporal Narratives of Medicalized Gender Transition

Victoria Pitts-Taylor, PhD Professor and Chair of Feminist, Gender, and Sexuality Studies Wesleyan University Professor Pitts-Taylor is the author of The...

September 26, 2019 5:00 p.m.
26 Sep
Be A Good Neighbor Oakland Block Parties

Be A Good Neighbor block parties are back! Oakland is a neighborhood of neighborhoods. That's why we're hosting 6 block parties throughout the fall so you...

September 26, 2019 5:30 p.m.
26 Sep
Fall Fashion Show

Join Maggie & Stella's, the Pitt Shop, and the University Store on Fifth for the 3rd Annual Fall Fashion Show presented by the University of Pittsburgh's...

26 Sep
TESSA Talks

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

September 26, 2019 7:00 p.m.
26 Sep
Kirsten Valdez Quade: Reading and Conversation with the winner of the 2019/20 Fred R. Brown Literary Award

Pittsburgh Contemporary Writers Series presents a reading by and conversation with fiction writer Kirstin Valdez Quade, winner of the Fred R. Brown Literary...

September 26, 2019 7:30 p.m.

Friday, September 27

27 Sep
Art Show @ Pitt - Greensburg

The Art Show @ Pitt-Greensburg is intended to showcase the artistic talent of the campus community, as well as the talent of those who live and work in...

27 Sep
Limits of Cinema/Cinema Limited?

FRIDAY, SEPT. 27: Screening Event (in collaboration with the Pittsburgh Film and Media Colloquium) - Bastard Film Encounter with Skip Elsheimer SATURDAY,...

27 Sep
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 Sep
Graphic Medicine: Ill-Conceived and Well-Drawn!

Though you may not have heard of medical comics before, they’ve been around for more than a decade. In 2007, Dr. Ian Williams coined the term “graphic...

September 27, 2019 7:00 a.m.
27 Sep
MS in Medical Product Engineering Open House

The Center for Medical Innovation (CMI) and the University of Pittsburgh Dept of Bioengineering are sponsoring the MS-MPE OPEN HOUSE Friday, Sept 27, 2019...

September 27, 2019 8:00 a.m.
27 Sep
Pitt-Greensburg Golf Outing presented by Elliott Group

Gather your colleagues, classmates, friends, and family to compete on a championship course while having some fun in support of Pitt-Greensburg. The 20th...

September 27, 2019 9:00 a.m.
27 Sep
Fall Meeting of the Board of Trustees

The Board of Trustees oversees all charitable, scientific and academic activities at the University of Pittsburgh.

27 Sep
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...

27 Sep
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...

27 Sep
Beyond Beginner Workshop: Getting Going with Pandas in Python

In this workshop, attendees will work at their own pace to learn basic data science tasks in Pandas. Pandas is a fantastic Python package which provides data...

27 Sep
Creating Web Archives with Webrecorder

Online content is prone to ephemerality. Many of us have had the experience of attempting to access a website only to find that links are broken, content or...

27 Sep
Adam Brode PhD defense

Pride of Place: Interethnic Relations and Urban Space in Riga 1918-1939

27 Sep
Fall Food Drive

September is Hunger Action Month! Food insecurity is a reality for many people throughout southwestern Pennsylvania. In Oakland, both our community neighbors...

September 27, 2019 2:00 p.m.
27 Sep
Dr. Michel Sprik - University of Cambridge

9th Henry Frank Lecture Series From Electrode to Interface Potentials

September 27, 2019 2:30 p.m.
27 Sep
Being Human, Being Homo Sapiens

Humanties Annual Lecture Series Talk by Denis Walsh, U. Toronto, HPS

September 27, 2019 3:30 p.m.
27 Sep
M.E.S.S. Movie Night

M.E.S.S. - Movies Everyone Should See! Film + discussion + SNACKS every Friday at Pitt Honors. Sept. 6 - Captain MarvelSept. 13 - The Last Black Man in San...

September 27, 2019 6:30 p.m.
27 Sep
Salsa Date Night!

Come and celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with the Department of Medicine's Office of Diveristy and Inclusion at our first annual Salsa Date Night on...

September 27, 2019 8:00 p.m.

Saturday, September 28

28 Sep
Art Show @ Pitt - Greensburg

The Art Show @ Pitt-Greensburg is intended to showcase the artistic talent of the campus community, as well as the talent of those who live and work in...

28 Sep
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 Sep
Graphic Medicine: Ill-Conceived and Well-Drawn!

Though you may not have heard of medical comics before, they’ve been around for more than a decade. In 2007, Dr. Ian Williams coined the term “graphic...

September 28, 2019 9:30 a.m.
28 Sep
Fall Food Drive

September is Hunger Action Month! Food insecurity is a reality for many people throughout southwestern Pennsylvania. In Oakland, both our community neighbors...

September 28, 2019 2:00 p.m.
28 Sep
Craig Karges: Experience the Extraordinary

Craig Karges is known for his unusual mental feats involving extraordinary phenomena to millions of television viewers on The Tonight Show, Fox News, CNN...

Sunday, September 29

29 Sep
Art Show @ Pitt - Greensburg

The Art Show @ Pitt-Greensburg is intended to showcase the artistic talent of the campus community, as well as the talent of those who live and work in...

29 Sep
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...

September 29, 2019
29 Sep
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...

29 Sep
Graphic Medicine: Ill-Conceived and Well-Drawn!

Though you may not have heard of medical comics before, they’ve been around for more than a decade. In 2007, Dr. Ian Williams coined the term “graphic...

September 29, 2019 11:00 a.m.
29 Sep
Austrian Scholarship Presentation

The Austrian Nationality Room Committee invites the public to share in learning about Danielle Schomer's and Manasi Thirumoorthi's studies this past summer,...

29 Sep
Fall Food Drive

September is Hunger Action Month! Food insecurity is a reality for many people throughout southwestern Pennsylvania. In Oakland, both our community neighbors...

September 29, 2019 2:00 p.m.
29 Sep
Quartz Quartet

The Quartz Quartet, featuring Ellen-Maria Willis and Katie Pierson, violins, Louise Farbman, Viola and Paula Tuttle, Cello with Mary Beth Malek,...

September 29, 2019 3:00 p.m.
29 Sep
Sunday Stanza: Blackouts & Cutups

Sources for poetry are all around us: newspaper articles, scientific and law journals, junk mail, comments sections.... Explore two forms of found poetry in...

Monday, September 30

30 Sep
Art Show @ Pitt - Greensburg

The Art Show @ Pitt-Greensburg is intended to showcase the artistic talent of the campus community, as well as the talent of those who live and work in...

30 Sep
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...

September 30, 2019
30 Sep
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...

30 Sep
Graphic Medicine: Ill-Conceived and Well-Drawn!

Though you may not have heard of medical comics before, they’ve been around for more than a decade. In 2007, Dr. Ian Williams coined the term “graphic...

September 30, 2019 7:00 a.m.
30 Sep
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...

September 30, 2019 10:00 a.m.
30 Sep
Fall Food Drive

September is Hunger Action Month! Food insecurity is a reality for many people throughout southwestern Pennsylvania. In Oakland, both our community neighbors...

September 30, 2019 2:00 p.m.
30 Sep
Finding Funding

The University of Pittsburgh subscribes to Pivot, a comprehensive source for funding information that provides timely updates and recommendations tailored to...

30 Sep
Dissertation Defense: La Li

Cellular and Molecular Pathology Graduate Program PhD Defense: Mechanism of Blast Trauma-Induced Heterotopic Ossification: Role of Muscle Trauma Advisor:...

September 30, 2019 2:30 p.m.
30 Sep
Nostalgia for the Future

A film on Indian modernity, the making of the citizen and the architecture of the home. Followed by a Q&A with director Avijit Mukul Kishore. Nostalgia for...

September 30, 2019 4:15 p.m.
30 Sep
Tyrone Williams and Julie Patton

Reading and conversation with Tyrone Williams, literary scholar and author of six collections of poetry, and Julie Patton, poet, composer, performer,...

September 30, 2019 7:00 p.m.

Tuesday, October 1

01 Oct
Art Show @ Pitt - Greensburg

The Art Show @ Pitt-Greensburg is intended to showcase the artistic talent of the campus community, as well as the talent of those who live and work in...

01 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...

01 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...

01 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 01, 2019 9:30 a.m.
01 Oct
Top Hat: Beyond Classroom Polling

For instructors already familiar with Top Hat's most commonly used student polling features, we will explore Top Hat's other features. Using Top Hat,...

October 01, 2019 10:00 a.m.
01 Oct
A Multi-Modular Approach to Accelerate Liver Regeneration

As part of the PLRC Seminar Series, Dr, Valerie Gouon-Evans, Associate Professor of Medicine at Boston University, will present on, "A multi-modular approach...

October 01, 2019 12:00 p.m.
01 Oct
Campus Safety Crawl

Please join us for the 2019 University of Pittsburgh Staff Council Safety Crawl on Tuesday, October 1. The goal of the Safety Crawl is to proactively monitor...

01 Oct
Jennifer Golden, PhD: Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences Seminar Series

Topic: Developing chemical transformations and heterocycles to advance anti-infective drug discovery.

October 01, 2019 12:00 p.m.
01 Oct
Green Certified Brown Bag: Green Events and Zero Waste

Expand your knowledge of planning Green Certified events, composting on campus, and zero waste events. The Office of PittServes, the Student Office of...

October 01, 2019 12:15 p.m.
01 Oct
Joint Degree Informational Sessions

Considering one of Pitt Law's seven Joint Degree Programs? Learn more at a brown bag information session on Tuesday, Oct. 1st from 12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. at...

01 Oct
Encouraging Student Participation

Few things are less comfortable than asking a question and seeing a classroom full of blank faces staring back at you in silence. In this workshop, we cover...

October 01, 2019 1:00 p.m.
01 Oct
Responsibly Reusing Data

Need to find a dataset to act as a control for your study? Or do you want to reuse open access data? This workshop offers tips for locating and citing data,...

01 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 01, 2019 2:30 p.m.
01 Oct
SSW Career Workshops: Resumes, Cover Letters & References

This session will provide participants information, tips and tricks on how to effectively create and customize action and results-oriented resumes and...

October 01, 2019 5:00 p.m.
01 Oct
The American Experience Distinguished Lecture

The University of Pittsburgh and Dick Thornburgh, Pennsylvania's 41st Governor invite you to: The American Experience Distinguished Lecture...

01 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 01, 2019 9:00 p.m.

Wednesday, October 2

02 Oct
Art Show @ Pitt - Greensburg

The Art Show @ Pitt-Greensburg is intended to showcase the artistic talent of the campus community, as well as the talent of those who live and work in...

02 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...

02 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...

02 Oct
Bulk RNA-Seq

This is a 4-hour workshop on the techniques, platforms, and methods used in analyzing bulk RNA-Seq data. The morning session (10am - 12pm) starts with a...

02 Oct
Flu Shot Clinic - William Pitt Union

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 02, 2019 10:00 a.m.
02 Oct
Film and Media Studies Internship Information Session

Come by the Humanities Center (602 CL) to learn more about internships and other exciting opportunities relating to the Film and Media Studies Program!

October 02, 2019 5:00 p.m.
02 Oct
Co-lab: Tyrone Williams and Julie Patton share work in progress

Includes responses from students in the course Studio in African American Poetry and Poetics.

October 02, 2019 6:00 p.m.
02 Oct
"My Butch Career: A Memoir"

Pioneering LGBTQ Studies Scholar Esther Newton, Professor Emerita of Anthropology and Kempner Distinguished Research Professor, SUNY Purchase, will read from...

02 Oct
LAB 1: Dr. Faustus Lights the Lights

Gertrude Stein's "Dr. Faustus Lights the Lights" is about a doctor selling his soul to the devil in exchange for knowledge.

October 02, 2019 8:00 p.m.

Thursday, October 3

03 Oct
Art Show @ Pitt - Greensburg

The Art Show @ Pitt-Greensburg is intended to showcase the artistic talent of the campus community, as well as the talent of those who live and work in...

03 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...

03 Oct
Flu Shot Clinic - Greensburg

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...

03 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...

03 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 03, 2019 9:30 a.m.
03 Oct
Epi in Action! Student Poster Presentation Symposium

Learn about the work that our Department of Epidemiology students are doing here at Pitt Public Health.

03 Oct
Colloquium with Tyrone Williams

"Identity, Politics, New Criticism and the Civil Rights Movement," with responses by Charles Legere and Lauren Russell, presented by the Humanities Center in...

03 Oct
Identity Politics, New Criticism and the Civil Rights Movement

Join the Humanities Center at our Thursday colloquia. We're having Tyrone Williams (Xavier, English) to discuss his written work, prepared responses by...

October 03, 2019 12:30 p.m.
03 Oct
Qualtrics: Creating Advanced Surveys, Interactive Content and Reports

For users who are already familiar with the basic features of the Qualtrics Online Survey platform, this workshop will introduce more advanced features that...

October 03, 2019 2:00 p.m.
03 Oct
Changemaking at the US Capitol

With Pitt Honors summer interns in DC. Snacks - coffee - tea Part of Pitt Honors Community Cafe series with nonprofit leaders in the city.

October 03, 2019 3:00 p.m.
03 Oct
Ring It On!

Pre-registration required: register here Ever wanted to learn a new musical instrument, but never had the time or experience? Well, now you can, and it's...

03 Oct
LAB 1: Dr. Faustus Lights the Lights

Gertrude Stein's "Dr. Faustus Lights the Lights" is about a doctor selling his soul to the devil in exchange for knowledge.

October 03, 2019 8:00 p.m.
03 Oct
next to normal

next to normal is the story of Diana Goodman and her family. Traumatized by the death of her infant son from an undiagnosed intestinal obstruction, Diana has...

October 03, 2019 8:00 p.m.

Friday, October 4

04 Oct
Art Show @ Pitt - Greensburg

The Art Show @ Pitt-Greensburg is intended to showcase the artistic talent of the campus community, as well as the talent of those who live and work in...

04 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...

04 Oct
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...

October 04, 2019 7:30 a.m.
04 Oct
Building Trauma-Informed and Resilient Communities: Continuing the Conversation

Taunya Marie Tinsley, DMin, PhD Assistant Professor Department of Education & Counseling Villanova University Abstract: This workshop is designed to assist...

04 Oct
Early Modern/Gun Violence Research Fall Teaching Workshop

Our goal with this teaching workshop is to identify teaching materials and to create activities that can be shared and used in a variety of humanities...

04 Oct
Selective Modulation of G Protein-Coupled Receptor Function in Alzheimer’s Disease

Amantha Thathiah, PhD, assistant professor of neurobiology, School of Medicine, will present the next SVC lecture on Friday, Oct. 4, at noon, in BST S100A....

October 04, 2019 12:00 p.m.
04 Oct
A Beginner’s Introduction to Web-scraping

What is web-scraping, and why is everyone talking about it? This workshop will discuss the fundamentals of automating the retrieval of data from web sources,...

04 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...

04 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 04, 2019 2:00 p.m.
04 Oct
Judaism, Nazism and Antisemitism in Carl Jung and Sigmund Freud

5th Annual Karl Stern Lecture Judaism, Nazism, and Anti-Semitism in Carl Jung and Sigmund Freud Professor Daniel Burston, Duquesne Department of...

October 04, 2019 3:00 p.m.
04 Oct
Homecoming and Family Weekend

Join Pitt-Johnstown students, staff, faculty, alumni, family, and friends for a full slate of fun and activities as Homecoming & Family Weekend continues.

October 04, 2019 4:30 p.m.
04 Oct
LAB 1: Dr. Faustus Lights the Lights

Gertrude Stein's "Dr. Faustus Lights the Lights" is about a doctor selling his soul to the devil in exchange for knowledge.

October 04, 2019 8:00 p.m.
04 Oct
next to normal

next to normal is the story of Diana Goodman and her family. Traumatized by the death of her infant son from an undiagnosed intestinal obstruction, Diana has...

October 04, 2019 8:00 p.m.

Saturday, October 5

05 Oct
Art Show @ Pitt - Greensburg

The Art Show @ Pitt-Greensburg is intended to showcase the artistic talent of the campus community, as well as the talent of those who live and work in...

05 Oct
Homecoming and Family Weekend

Join Pitt-Johnstown students, staff, faculty, alumni, family, and friends for a full slate of fun and activities as Homecoming & Family Weekend continues.

October 05, 2019
05 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...

05 Oct
LAB 1: Dr. Faustus Lights the Lights

Gertrude Stein's "Dr. Faustus Lights the Lights" is about a doctor selling his soul to the devil in exchange for knowledge.

October 05, 2019 2:00 p.m.
05 Oct
Pitt Choral Showcase

Hear a free concert of outstanding vocal music performed by Heinz Chapel Choir, Men’s Glee Club, and Women’s Choral Ensemble. Free

October 05, 2019 4:00 p.m.
05 Oct
Dinner Theatre to die for: Murder at the Drac Shack

Come supoport student veterans by attending this event. Enjoy a fun night of dinner theatre and find out who done it. This event is sponsored by Pitt Vets....

October 05, 2019 5:30 p.m.
05 Oct
LAB 1: Dr. Faustus Lights the Lights

Gertrude Stein's "Dr. Faustus Lights the Lights" is about a doctor selling his soul to the devil in exchange for knowledge.

October 05, 2019 8:00 p.m.
05 Oct
Music on the Edge: Roger Zahab Portrait Concert

This celebration of Roger Zahab’s remarkable contributions as composer, performer, and teacher will feature cellist David Russell and conductor/pianist Rob...

October 05, 2019 8:00 p.m.
05 Oct
next to normal

next to normal is the story of Diana Goodman and her family. Traumatized by the death of her infant son from an undiagnosed intestinal obstruction, Diana has...

October 05, 2019 8:00 p.m.

Sunday, October 6

06 Oct
Art Show @ Pitt - Greensburg

The Art Show @ Pitt-Greensburg is intended to showcase the artistic talent of the campus community, as well as the talent of those who live and work in...

06 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...

06 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...

06 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...

06 Oct
LAB 1: Dr. Faustus Lights the Lights

Gertrude Stein's "Dr. Faustus Lights the Lights" is about a doctor selling his soul to the devil in exchange for knowledge.

October 06, 2019 2:00 p.m.