Events Calendar

January 22 - February 20, 2020

Wednesday, January 22

22 Jan
Fysshynge Wyth an Angle

“Give me mine Angle, we’ll to the ‘River,” Berners, Shakespeare, Foster, & Rinehart: Four Views of Fysshynge wyth an Angle, 15th Century-20th Century,...

22 Jan
Mindful Meal Planning: Life Solutions Webinar

Most of us would like to eat healthier, but cost can be a major deterrent. By investing a small amount of time and effort in mindful meal planning, you can...

January 22, 2020
22 Jan
Oh the Horror! Movie Posters Starring in the George A. Romero Archival Collection

George Andrew Romero (February 4, 1940 – July 16, 2017) was an American-Canadian filmmaker, writer, and editor. He was born in the Bronx and eventually came...

22 Jan
Pitt-Greensburg: Full-Tuition Scholarship Competition Deadline

Today is the deadline to apply for Pitt-Greensburg's Full-Tuition Scholarship Competition. This competition is open to prospective students. Three...

22 Jan
Dissertation Defense: Kate Lillian Carroll

Microbiology and Immunology Graduate Program PhD Defense: Contributions of Innate and Adaptive Immunity in the Development of Herpes Stromal Keratitis After...

January 22, 2020 9:00 a.m.
22 Jan
Summer 2019 Creative Research Exhibition

Featuring the work of students who participated in the 2019 summer research opportunities with the University Honors College, including the Studio Arts Field...

22 Jan
Intellectual Property Concepts

The Clinical and Translational Science Institute's (CTSI) Responsible Conduct of Research (RCR) Center offers workshops as a resource for researchers and...

22 Jan
Cathedral

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...

January 22, 2020 1:00 p.m.
22 Jan
Cathedral

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...

January 22, 2020 1:00 p.m.
22 Jan
Mentoring and Advising Workshop: Understanding the Unique Path of an International Student

International students can face obstacles in their educational journey, beginning even prior to the application process. This workshop will describe the...

January 22, 2020 1:00 p.m.
22 Jan
DocuSign Next Steps: Enhancing Digital Agreements

Increase your DocuSign skills to take your digital business a step further. Learn conditional logic, custom fields, reporting, and more in this workshop for...

January 22, 2020 1:30 p.m.
22 Jan
Timmy Davis

Join us for this spring's Frances Hesselbein Lecture Series, featuring Timmy Davis, Senior Foreign Service Officer, Departmetn of State, for a discussion on...

January 22, 2020 1:45 p.m.
22 Jan
Making Your Digital Materials Accessible & Inclusive

Whether you teach an in-person or online course, any course content you offer digitally must be accessible to students with disabilities. This workshop...

January 22, 2020 2:00 p.m.
22 Jan
Remediating Pornography: The On Our Backs Digitization Debate

The Humanities Center welcomes Elizabeth Groeneveld (Old Dominion, Women's Studies) for a lecture. Elizabeth Groeneveld (Ph.D., University of Guelph) is...

January 22, 2020 4:00 p.m.
22 Jan
Sophie: The Incomparable Mayor Masloff - Dr. Barbara Burstin presents her new book

Dr. Burstin will speak about her book and the improbable journey of Sophie Masloff, the daughter of poor Romanian Jewish immigrants who grew up in the Hill...

January 22, 2020 4:00 p.m.
22 Jan
PittPAL leads a campus tour at Pitt-Greensburg

The Pitt-Greensburg Office of Admissions offers an Evening Campus Tour and Information Session for prospective students and their families who can't make it...

January 22, 2020 5:00 p.m.
22 Jan
Gabby Smith

The Mountain Cats host PSAC rival Indiana (PA).

January 22, 2020 5:30 p.m.
22 Jan
Start Smart: How to Start a Business on a Student Visa

Join top immigration and startup lawyers for a valuable Q&A on how students can start a business without violating the terms of their visas. Please...

22 Jan
Kromka

The Mountain Cats host PSAC rival Indiana (PA).

January 22, 2020 7:30 p.m.

Thursday, January 23

23 Jan
Fysshynge Wyth an Angle

“Give me mine Angle, we’ll to the ‘River,” Berners, Shakespeare, Foster, & Rinehart: Four Views of Fysshynge wyth an Angle, 15th Century-20th Century,...

23 Jan
Mindful Meal Planning: Life Solutions Webinar

Most of us would like to eat healthier, but cost can be a major deterrent. By investing a small amount of time and effort in mindful meal planning, you can...

January 23, 2020
23 Jan
Oh the Horror! Movie Posters Starring in the George A. Romero Archival Collection

George Andrew Romero (February 4, 1940 – July 16, 2017) was an American-Canadian filmmaker, writer, and editor. He was born in the Bronx and eventually came...

23 Jan
DocuSign Basics: Gather e-Signatures and Manage Document Workflow

Attend this hands-on introductory session to learn how to electronically send, sign, and manage documents using the University's eSignature Service (DocuSign).

January 23, 2020 9:00 a.m.
23 Jan
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...

January 23, 2020 9:00 a.m.
23 Jan
Introduction to Canvas

Welcome to Canvas, Pitt's new learning management system! This three-hour long training will get you up and running in Canvas in a single session. We will...

January 23, 2020 9:00 a.m.
23 Jan
Pitt Seed Project Informational Session

Pitt Seed Projects are well defined actions that will play an instrumental role in transforming the University of Pittsburgh. Proposed projects can include a...

January 23, 2020 9:00 a.m.
23 Jan
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...

23 Jan
Strategic Planning Workshop for Faculty: Drive Pitt’s progress

Progress never comes from standing still and your ideas about the future of the University matter. Join a workshop to share your thoughts about the next...

January 23, 2020 9:30 a.m.
23 Jan
Summer 2019 Creative Research Exhibition

Featuring the work of students who participated in the 2019 summer research opportunities with the University Honors College, including the Studio Arts Field...

23 Jan
Reporting Guidelines: Transparent Writing Equals Better Results

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...

23 Jan
Teaching International Students

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

January 23, 2020 10:30 a.m.
23 Jan
Molecular Biophysics/Structural Biology Seminar

"Mechanistic insights into Hsp90 client engagement and remodelig through ATP hydrolysis" Miguel Betegon, Ph.D., Postdoctoral Fellow, Departmet of Biological...

January 23, 2020 11:00 a.m.
23 Jan
Info Sessions for the Randall Family Big Idea Competition

The application period for the 2020 Randall Family Big Idea Competition with $100,000 in prize money is now open for Pitt students of all levels and...

23 Jan
Strategic Planning Workshop for Staff: Drive Pitt’s progress

Progress never comes from standing still and your ideas about the future of the University matter. Join a workshop to share your thoughts about the next...

23 Jan
chinese new year celebration

Join us to celebrate the Lunar New Year. This is the year of rat. The invitation is open and free to all Pitt students, faculty, staff, alumni, and...

January 23, 2020 12:30 p.m.
23 Jan
Trans Bodies in Lesbian Porn

The Humanities Center welcomes Elizabeth Groeneveld (Old Dominion, Women's Studies) for a colloquium. Her respondents will be Matt Lovett (Gender, Sexuality...

January 23, 2020 12:30 p.m.
23 Jan
ETD Workshop

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

January 23, 2020 1:00 p.m.
23 Jan
Laser Cutter and Adobe Illustrator with The Open Lab @ Hillman

During this interactive workshop, you will learn how to: use Adobe Illustrator to create a 2D digital design, safely use the Epilog Zing laser to cut and...

23 Jan
Misinformation in the Classroom

Students interact with information and news in a variety of ways, including through their peers, professors, and social media. How do we prepare them for the...

23 Jan
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...

23 Jan
Strategic Planning Workshop for Faculty: Drive Pitt’s progress

Progress never comes from standing still and your ideas about the future of the University matter. Join a workshop to share your thoughts about the next...

January 23, 2020 2:00 p.m.
23 Jan
Algorithms of Oppression: How Search Engines Reinforce Racism

The Race, Science and Technology in the Global African World series presents: Safiya Umoja Noble, Associate Professor, Departments of Information Studies...

January 23, 2020 4:00 p.m.
23 Jan
Inaugural Lecture of Law Prof. Anthony Infanti

Provost Ann E. Cudd invites all to the Inaugural Lecture of Prof. Anthony Infanti. The lecture is titled "Our Taxing Selves" and this event celebrates Prof....

January 23, 2020 4:00 p.m.
23 Jan
Single Cell Genomics in Studying Genome Instability Imaging

As part of the Aging Research Seminar Series, Jan Vijg, PhD, Lola and Saul Kramer chairperson in Molecular Genetics, Department of Genetics, Albert Einstein...

23 Jan
Year of the Rat

Pitt-Greensburg's annual Chinese New Year Dinner is a campus favorite, so mark your calendar and plan to celebrate the Year of the Rat with us. Enjoy...

January 23, 2020 4:30 p.m.
23 Jan
Fraternity and Sorority Life 101

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

January 23, 2020 7:00 p.m.
23 Jan
TESSA Talks

Discussion for students, by students. Technology - Education - Science - Society - Art Every other Thursday, with pizza! Interdisciplinary discussions...

January 23, 2020 7:00 p.m.
23 Jan
campus

​Learn how to be a Sigma Delta Tau founder. Enjoy some cupcakes with the consultants.

January 23, 2020 8:00 p.m.

Friday, January 24

24 Jan
Fysshynge Wyth an Angle

“Give me mine Angle, we’ll to the ‘River,” Berners, Shakespeare, Foster, & Rinehart: Four Views of Fysshynge wyth an Angle, 15th Century-20th Century,...

24 Jan
Oh the Horror! Movie Posters Starring in the George A. Romero Archival Collection

George Andrew Romero (February 4, 1940 – July 16, 2017) was an American-Canadian filmmaker, writer, and editor. He was born in the Bronx and eventually came...

24 Jan
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...

January 24, 2020 7:30 a.m.
24 Jan
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...

24 Jan
Dissertation Defense: Jordan Swisher

Chemistry PhD Defense: The Preparation, Properties and Applications of Sequence-Controlled Polymers Advisor: Tara Meyer Committee members: Jennifer...

January 24, 2020 10:00 a.m.
24 Jan
Summer 2019 Creative Research Exhibition

Featuring the work of students who participated in the 2019 summer research opportunities with the University Honors College, including the Studio Arts Field...

24 Jan
Diversity + You Career Conference and Fair

Listen as a panel of young professionals discuss challenges and successes of integrating into the workforce as well as developing innovative programs to...

January 24, 2020 11:00 a.m.
24 Jan
Advancing Digital Health and Data Analytics at the School of Nursing

The School of Nursing and the Mobile Sensing + Health Institute (MoSHI) are co-hosting MoSHI's January seminar. This rapid-fire presentation includes...

January 24, 2020 12:00 p.m.
24 Jan
Gastroenterology T32 Research Presentations

Brian Edwards, PhD will discuss "Sympathetic Regulation of Colon Function. Vikram Raghu, MD will discuss "Cost-effectiveness of Teduglutide in the...

24 Jan
Grant Writing Workshop

Do you want to obtain funding for a project but aren’t sure where to start? This workshop provides an overview of the grant-writing process as well as tips...

January 24, 2020 1:00 p.m.
24 Jan
Experience Virtual Reality with The Open Lab @ Hillman

Are you curious about virtual reality, how it works, what experiences are available, and how it can be used for both fun and as an educational tool? Join...

January 24, 2020 1:30 p.m.
24 Jan
Data Visualization Best Practices Including Introduction to Tableau Public

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

24 Jan
Fraternity and Sorority Life 101

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

January 24, 2020 2:00 p.m.
24 Jan
Cathedral

Based on archival work at the U.S. Naval Academy Mónica del Valle will talk about the recently released writings and photographs of Haitian detainees in...

January 24, 2020 2:00 p.m.
24 Jan
Researchers' Writing Group

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

January 24, 2020 2:00 p.m.
24 Jan
Big Idea Blitz

A fun way to get introduced to entrepreneurship at Pitt. At this weekend idea generation competition you will be able to pitch your idea, form a team, work...

January 24, 2020 5:00 p.m.
24 Jan
Bobcat Hockey Players

The Pitt-Greensburg Bobcat Hockey team welcomes spectators and fans to their home ice at Center Ice Arena (Delmont, PA) for their club hockey games. January...

January 24, 2020 9:15 p.m.

Saturday, January 25

25 Jan
Fysshynge Wyth an Angle

“Give me mine Angle, we’ll to the ‘River,” Berners, Shakespeare, Foster, & Rinehart: Four Views of Fysshynge wyth an Angle, 15th Century-20th Century,...

25 Jan
Oh the Horror! Movie Posters Starring in the George A. Romero Archival Collection

George Andrew Romero (February 4, 1940 – July 16, 2017) was an American-Canadian filmmaker, writer, and editor. He was born in the Bronx and eventually came...

25 Jan
Pitt-Bradford Admissions Open House

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

25 Jan
3rd Annual Opioid Epidemic Awareness Fundraiser

Our residents will host their 3rd Annual Opioid Epidemic Awareness Fundraiser. Come enjoy a night away from the Pittsburgh winter in the lush gardens of...

January 25, 2020 7:00 p.m.
25 Jan
Music on the Edge: TAK Ensemble

UPDATE: The location of this event has been changed to Bellefield Hall Auditoriurm Free - Music on the Edge presents TAK ensemble, an energetic and...

January 25, 2020 8:00 p.m.

Sunday, January 26

26 Jan
Fysshynge Wyth an Angle

“Give me mine Angle, we’ll to the ‘River,” Berners, Shakespeare, Foster, & Rinehart: Four Views of Fysshynge wyth an Angle, 15th Century-20th Century,...

26 Jan
Oh the Horror! Movie Posters Starring in the George A. Romero Archival Collection

George Andrew Romero (February 4, 1940 – July 16, 2017) was an American-Canadian filmmaker, writer, and editor. He was born in the Bronx and eventually came...

26 Jan
Bobcat Hockey Players

The Pitt-Greensburg Bobcat Hockey team welcomes spectators and fans to their home ice at Center Ice Arena (Delmont, PA) for their club hockey games. January...

January 26, 2020 2:20 p.m.
26 Jan
Aeolian Winds

The Aeolian Winds' mission is to share high-quality wind chamber music with the greater Pittsburgh community, bringing the group's members' diverse...

January 26, 2020 3:00 p.m.

Monday, January 27

27 Jan
Fysshynge Wyth an Angle

“Give me mine Angle, we’ll to the ‘River,” Berners, Shakespeare, Foster, & Rinehart: Four Views of Fysshynge wyth an Angle, 15th Century-20th Century,...

27 Jan
Oh the Horror! Movie Posters Starring in the George A. Romero Archival Collection

George Andrew Romero (February 4, 1940 – July 16, 2017) was an American-Canadian filmmaker, writer, and editor. He was born in the Bronx and eventually came...

27 Jan
Who's Using Your Data? Data Privacy Panel & Dinner

How is your personal information is being used, collected, and shared? Who is profiting from it? Discover the debates happening behind-the-scenes about your...

January 27, 2020 12:00 a.m.
27 Jan
Introduction to Canvas | Part 1

Getting Started Welcome to Canvas, Pitt's new learning management system! This introductory training focuses primarily on the global functions of Canvas...

January 27, 2020 9:00 a.m.
27 Jan
Strategic Planning Workshop for Faculty: Drive Pitt’s progress

Progress never comes from standing still and your ideas about the future of the University matter. Join a workshop to share your thoughts about the next...

January 27, 2020 9:30 a.m.
27 Jan
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,...

27 Jan
Summer 2019 Creative Research Exhibition

Featuring the work of students who participated in the 2019 summer research opportunities with the University Honors College, including the Studio Arts Field...

27 Jan
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...

January 27, 2020 12:00 p.m.
27 Jan
Strategic Planning Workshop for Staff: Drive Pitt’s progress

Progress never comes from standing still and your ideas about the future of the University matter. Join a workshop to share your thoughts about the next...

January 27, 2020 12:00 p.m.
27 Jan
Dissertation Defense: Humair Omer

Chemistry PhD Defense: Exploring CH Functionalization Reactions with Theory and Experiment Advisors: Kay Brummond and Peng Liu Committee members:...

January 27, 2020 12:30 p.m.
27 Jan
Visual Analytics: Getting Started with Data-Informed Decision Making

The University generates large volumes of data that can be used to improve the operations and administration of teams—both large and small. This workshop...

January 27, 2020 1:00 p.m.
27 Jan
Pitt Commons Training Session: General Questions

Join us for a training session to discover the rich opportunities available on the web-based hub for mentoring, networking and connecting with people in the...

27 Jan
Fraternity and Sorority Life 101

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

January 27, 2020 5:00 p.m.
27 Jan
Fashion Patternmaking

This class is open to all skill levels! This class is the first step to creating your own patterns from scratch. Please wear form-fitting clothes, as we...

January 27, 2020 6:00 p.m.
27 Jan
Institutional Colors in my Neighborhood: The challenge of Graffiti Art

The brown buff paint in Chicago is a sign of trauma. Chicago's graffiti blasters program is a task force strategy to erase graffiti (voices) that rebel in...

January 27, 2020 6:00 p.m.
27 Jan
campus

​Learn about being a founder for Sigma Delta Tau. Enjoy a cupcake with consultants.

January 27, 2020 8:00 p.m.

Tuesday, January 28

28 Jan
Fysshynge Wyth an Angle

“Give me mine Angle, we’ll to the ‘River,” Berners, Shakespeare, Foster, & Rinehart: Four Views of Fysshynge wyth an Angle, 15th Century-20th Century,...

28 Jan
Oh the Horror! Movie Posters Starring in the George A. Romero Archival Collection

George Andrew Romero (February 4, 1940 – July 16, 2017) was an American-Canadian filmmaker, writer, and editor. He was born in the Bronx and eventually came...

28 Jan
Dr. Robert Gregerson

Pitt-Greensburg students are invited to join President Gregerson for coffee and conversation in the Village Coffeehouse (Village Hall). Bring your questions...

January 28, 2020 8:00 a.m.
28 Jan
Introduction to Canvas | Part 2

Adding, Organizing, and Sharing Content How can Canvas, Pitt's new learning management system, help out to organize and present your course content? This...

January 28, 2020 9:00 a.m.
28 Jan
Nurse Practitioner Specialization and the Ripple Effects of Policy

This breakfast is hosted by the Pitt Nursing Health Services and Policy Research Group. As the nurse practitioner workforce has grown, nurse practitioner...

January 28, 2020 9:00 a.m.
28 Jan
Summer 2019 Creative Research Exhibition

Featuring the work of students who participated in the 2019 summer research opportunities with the University Honors College, including the Studio Arts Field...

28 Jan
Teaching Inclusively

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

January 28, 2020 10:30 a.m.
28 Jan
Professor teaching

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...

January 28, 2020 11:45 a.m.
28 Jan
Bystander Interventions for Sexual Harassment - Just for Graduate Students

Join your peers from across Pitt in an interactive, discussion-based session designed to help graduate and professional students recognize and respond to...

January 28, 2020 12:00 p.m.
28 Jan
Strategic Planning Workshop for Staff: Drive Pitt’s progress

Progress never comes from standing still and your ideas about the future of the University matter. Join a workshop to share your thoughts about the next...

January 28, 2020 12:00 p.m.
28 Jan
lterations in circadian machinery and ω-oxidation of fatty acids in the pathogenesis of alcohol-induced liver injury

As part of the PLRC Seminar series, Dr. Suthat Liangpunsakul, Professor of Medicine at Indiana University School of Medicine, will present on "Alterations...

January 28, 2020 12:00 p.m.
28 Jan
Advanced PowerPoint For Presentations

This hands-on workshop demonstrates ways to incorporate design, images, videos, and transitions into your PowerPoint presentations. We will discuss...

28 Jan
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...

January 28, 2020 1:00 p.m.
28 Jan
Strategic Planning Workshop for Faculty: Drive Pitt’s progress

Progress never comes from standing still and your ideas about the future of the University matter. Join a workshop to share your thoughts about the next...

January 28, 2020 3:30 p.m.
28 Jan
GET CRANKY: Panoramic Scrolling Workshop

Crankies, known as scrolling panoramas in the 19th century, are an old form of storytelling art. In this workshop, we will explore ways to share stories...

January 28, 2020 6:00 p.m.
28 Jan
Fraternity and Sorority Life 101

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

January 28, 2020 9:00 p.m.

Wednesday, January 29

29 Jan
Fysshynge Wyth an Angle

“Give me mine Angle, we’ll to the ‘River,” Berners, Shakespeare, Foster, & Rinehart: Four Views of Fysshynge wyth an Angle, 15th Century-20th Century,...

29 Jan
Oh the Horror! Movie Posters Starring in the George A. Romero Archival Collection

George Andrew Romero (February 4, 1940 – July 16, 2017) was an American-Canadian filmmaker, writer, and editor. He was born in the Bronx and eventually came...

29 Jan
Introduction to Canvas | Part 3

Assignments, Quizzes, and Grading How can Canvas, Pitt's new learning management system, help you assess your students both online and off? This training...

January 29, 2020 9:00 a.m.
29 Jan
Microsoft Teams: Communicate and Collaborate Like Never Before

This introductory session demonstrates how you and your students, staff, or colleagues can improve communication and collaboration using Microsoft Teams....

January 29, 2020 9:00 a.m.
29 Jan
ChIP-Seq

This is a 4-hour workshop. The morning session (10am - 12pm) provides a brief introduction to techniques, platforms, and methods used in chromatin profiling...

29 Jan
Summer 2019 Creative Research Exhibition

Featuring the work of students who participated in the 2019 summer research opportunities with the University Honors College, including the Studio Arts Field...

29 Jan
Preventing Cheating and Plagiarism

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

January 29, 2020 10:30 a.m.
29 Jan
ETD Workshop

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

January 29, 2020 11:00 a.m.
29 Jan
First Year Mentor Info Session

New Student Programs is hiring for First Year Mentors (FYMs)! FYMs share in the vision and creation behind panther connect, welcome week, and more! This is a...

January 29, 2020 11:00 a.m.
29 Jan
Copyright and Your Thesis or Dissertation

What do you need to know about copyright for your thesis or dissertation? Join us for a workshop specifically about copyright and graduate student work....

January 29, 2020 12:00 p.m.
29 Jan
Strategic Planning Workshop: What is your plan for Pitt?

Progress never comes from standing still and your ideas about the future of the University matter. Join a workshop to share your thoughts about the next...

January 29, 2020 12:00 p.m.
29 Jan
Using Animals Responsibly in Biomedical Research

The Clinical and Translational Science Institute's (CTSI) Responsible Conduct of Research (RCR) Center offers workshops as a resource for researchers and...

29 Jan
Compensating Your Research Participants

Learn about Pitt's Vincent Payment Solution which was customized to meet the needs of Pitt/UPMC researchers. This session will provide a brief overview of...

29 Jan
Qualtrics Basics: Create Your Own Online Surveys

Pitt’s Online Survey System (Qualtrics) allows you to easily create and distribute surveys, collect data, analyze responses, and present results using...

January 29, 2020 1:00 p.m.
29 Jan
Querying Databases with SQL

Relational databases play an important role in both academic research and data-driven industries, and the most common way to access them is using Structured...

29 Jan
Reckoning and Judgement: The Promise of Al

The Humanities Center welcomes our Visiting Fellow Brian Cantwell-Smith (University of Toronto, School of Information) for a lecture. Brian Cantwell Smith...

January 29, 2020 4:00 p.m.
29 Jan
Faculty Book Talk: Alan Lesgold

Learning for the Age of Artificial Intelligence is a richly informed argument for curricular change to educate people towards achievement and success as...

29 Jan
Learning for the Age of Artificial Intelligence

Faculty Book Talk with Alan Lesgold: Learning for the Age of Artificial Intelligence: Eight Education Competencies The Library invites you to join Pitt...

January 29, 2020 4:30 p.m.
29 Jan
Anime Movie Marathon

Join the Pitt Program Council in Nordy's Place for a night of Studio Ghibli films! Spend the evening watching Howl's Moving Castle, Spirited Away, and My...

January 29, 2020 5:00 p.m.
29 Jan
Endoscopic and Radiologic Unknowns

Amir Gougol, MD, GI Fellow, Year IAmir Ali Ghafarri, MD, PhD, GI Fellow, Year i

January 29, 2020 5:00 p.m.
29 Jan
Info Sessions for the Randall Family Big Idea Competition

The application period for the 2020 Randall Family Big Idea Competition with $100,000 in prize money is now open for Pitt students of all levels and...

29 Jan
Allie McGrath

The Mountain Cats host Mansfield University.

January 29, 2020 5:30 p.m.
29 Jan
Fusion 360 Training: Part 1

Fusion 360 is a cloud-based Computer Aided Design (CAD) & Computer Aided Manufacturing (CAM) tool for collaborative product development that combines...

January 29, 2020 6:00 p.m.
29 Jan
Poison Garden: Poisoning in Agatha Christie's Literature

Sylvia Pamboukian, PhD Professor of English Robert Morris University C.F. Reynolds Medical History Society Lecture Series

January 29, 2020 6:00 p.m.
29 Jan
Fred Mulbah

The Mountain Cats host Mansfield University.

January 29, 2020 7:30 p.m.

Thursday, January 30

30 Jan
Fysshynge Wyth an Angle

“Give me mine Angle, we’ll to the ‘River,” Berners, Shakespeare, Foster, & Rinehart: Four Views of Fysshynge wyth an Angle, 15th Century-20th Century,...

30 Jan
Oh the Horror! Movie Posters Starring in the George A. Romero Archival Collection

George Andrew Romero (February 4, 1940 – July 16, 2017) was an American-Canadian filmmaker, writer, and editor. He was born in the Bronx and eventually came...

30 Jan
Qualtrics Next Steps: Do More with Online Surveys

For staff who are interested in taking their skills using Pitt’s Online Survey System (Qualtrics) to the next level. Participants in this hands-on session...

January 30, 2020 9:00 a.m.
30 Jan
SBIR/STTR Workshop

Get in-depth exposure to federal grant funding opportunities Learn about resources specifically available to University faculty and PA small...

30 Jan
SBIR/STTR Workshop

Interested in learning about funding opportunities for startups and small businesses? Join us for our SBIR (Small Business Innovation Research)/STTR (Small...

30 Jan
Summer 2019 Creative Research Exhibition

Featuring the work of students who participated in the 2019 summer research opportunities with the University Honors College, including the Studio Arts Field...

30 Jan
Pitt-Greensburg: Visual Arts Society (VAS) Meeting

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

January 30, 2020 11:45 a.m.
30 Jan
Drawing the Lines

How redistricting reform will improve Pennsylvania and restore citizen’s trust in government. The Dick Thornburgh Forum for Law & Public Policy Discussions...

January 30, 2020 12:00 p.m.
30 Jan
From Protocol to Publication: Selecting the Right Reporting Guideline for Your Paper...

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...

30 Jan
Graduate Studies Lunch and Learn: resolve Crisis Services

The Provost Office - Graduate Studies facilitates monthly gatherings for administrators and faculty to discuss available resources, academic policies and...

January 30, 2020 12:00 p.m.
30 Jan
Strategic Planning Workshop for Staff: Drive Pitt’s progress

Progress never comes from standing still and your ideas about the future of the University matter. Join a workshop to share your thoughts about the next...

January 30, 2020 12:00 p.m.
30 Jan
Effing the Ineffable: What Deep Learning Teaches Us About Saying What Cannot Be Said

The Humanities Center welcomes our Visiting Fellow Brian Cantwell-Smith (University of Toronto, School of Information) for a colloquium. His respondents will...

January 30, 2020 12:30 p.m.
30 Jan
Becoming a Grading Guru | Part One

The Grading Process and Providing Feedback This workshop will introduce participants to types of student assessment and the steps in the grading process....

January 30, 2020 1:00 p.m.
30 Jan
UCIS International Career Toolkit Series: ARYSE Info Session

ARYSE is a local organization that facilitates after school and summer programming for immigrant youth in Pittsburgh. They are currently recruiting for...

30 Jan
Vinyl Making 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...

January 30, 2020 1:00 p.m.
30 Jan
Fraternity and Sorority Life 101

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

January 30, 2020 2:00 p.m.
30 Jan
Strategic Planning Workshop: What is your plan for Pitt?

Progress never comes from standing still and your ideas about the future of the University matter. Join a workshop to share your thoughts about the next...

January 30, 2020 2:00 p.m.
30 Jan
BridgeBio Session

Here's a potential opportunity to get funding for your research in genetic diseases. BridgeBio, a drug development company focused on producing breakthrough...

January 30, 2020 3:00 p.m.
30 Jan
Coffee with Water Researcher Bonnie McElhinny

Chat with Bonnie McElhinny, who researches sustainable water systems at U. of Toronto from an anthropological perspective, with a focus on gender, racial,...

January 30, 2020 3:00 p.m.
30 Jan
campus

Art in public spaces can play a role in how the University community interacts with the campus and each other. Provost Ann Cudd and Senior Vice Chancellor...

January 30, 2020 4:00 p.m.
30 Jan
Exposing Chernobyl

The hit HBO minseries Chernobyl thrust the nuclear disaster back into public consciousness. What are its legacies in and around the “Exclusion zone”? This...

January 30, 2020 4:00 p.m.
30 Jan
Pulling Curiosity Off the Shelf: the Library as a Platform for Inquiry

Join us for a lecture from Megan Prelinger. Megan Shaw Prelinger is a cultural historian and archivist. She is the co-founder of the Prelinger Library in...

January 30, 2020 4:00 p.m.
30 Jan
Hoopla 2020

Join fellow Pitt women for an evening of fun, food, fellowship and fanfare as we cheer the women’s basketball team to victory against Wake Forest! There...

January 30, 2020 5:00 p.m.
30 Jan
Artist-in-Residence: Cue Perry

Join us for an evening of artwork and conversation with Artist-in-Residence Cue Perry, whose work represents the Center for Urban Education’s yearlong theme...

January 30, 2020 6:00 p.m.
30 Jan
Andy Warhol

The Visual Arts Society (VAS) will screen "I Shot Andy Warhol" as part of its film series about learning about a local Pittsburgh artist through film. This...

January 30, 2020 7:00 p.m.
30 Jan
The GrΣΔΤ Life: Sigma Delta Tau Recruitment Event

Learning about being a founder for Sigma Delta Tau at the University of Pittsburgh.

January 30, 2020 7:00 p.m.
30 Jan
The GrΣΔΤ Life: Sigma Delta Tau Recruitment Event

​Learn about being a founder of Sigma Delta Tau.

January 30, 2020 7:00 p.m.
30 Jan
Khadijah Queen and Kathy Fagan: Readings and Onstage Conversation with Yona Harvey

Pittsburgh Contemporary Writers Series presents readings and conversations with poets Khadijah Queen and Kathy Fagan. Khadijah Queen is the author of the...

January 30, 2020 7:30 p.m.
30 Jan
Pianist Benjamin Laude

Laude will perform selections by Beethoven in honor of the composer's 250th birthday. Laude is a pianist of international standing whose playing has been...

30 Jan
photo of Center for Creativity Open Mic crowd

Bring your talent. Bring a friend. Bring it on. We provide a stage, a mic, and a supportive environment, whether you're an experienced performer or a...

January 30, 2020 8:30 p.m.
30 Jan
Winter in a Jar

Join Pitt Program Council for a night of crafts at Winter in a Jar! Mason jars and winter decorations will be provided so you can create your own little...

January 30, 2020 10:00 p.m.

Friday, January 31

31 Jan
Fysshynge Wyth an Angle

“Give me mine Angle, we’ll to the ‘River,” Berners, Shakespeare, Foster, & Rinehart: Four Views of Fysshynge wyth an Angle, 15th Century-20th Century,...

31 Jan
Oh the Horror! Movie Posters Starring in the George A. Romero Archival Collection

George Andrew Romero (February 4, 1940 – July 16, 2017) was an American-Canadian filmmaker, writer, and editor. He was born in the Bronx and eventually came...

31 Jan
Martin Barkman

Join the Joseph M. Katz Graduate School of Business and College of Business Administration Center for Supply Chain Management's Breakfast Speaker Series....

31 Jan
Pitt-Greensburg: All of Us Research Program

Representatives of the All of Us Pennsylvania, in coordination with the University of Pittsburgh, will be on campus conducting visits with individuals...

31 Jan
Summer 2019 Creative Research Exhibition

Featuring the work of students who participated in the 2019 summer research opportunities with the University Honors College, including the Studio Arts Field...

31 Jan
School-Wide Read

Every year, the Pitt School of Education hosts a School-wide Read. The purpose is to bring together the entire school community — students, faculty, and...

January 31, 2020 10:30 a.m.
31 Jan
Application of Novel Implementation Science Methods in a VA National Hepatitis C Program

Shari S. Rogal, MD, MPH - Assistant Professor of Medicine & Surgery, Center for Liver Diseases

31 Jan
Dissertation Defense: Yun-Yi Pai

Physics and Astronomy defense entitled, "Superconductivity of Strontium Titanate in Reduced Dimensions" by Yun-Yi Pai

January 31, 2020 12:00 p.m.
31 Jan
Experimental Approaches to the Treatment of Schizophrenia

The Department welcomes Donald Goff, MD to Pittsburgh where he will present a Distinguished Scientist Lecture as part of our regular Friday series. Dr. Goff...

31 Jan
Novel Insights into the Role of Beta-Catenin in Biliary Pathophysiology

Kari Nejak-Bowen, PhD, MBA, assistant professor of pathology (Division of Experimental Pathology), School of Medicine, will present the next Senior Vice...

January 31, 2020 12:00 p.m.
31 Jan
Creating Digital Exhibits with Omeka

Omeka is a platform for creating digital exhibits. Using this tool, you can organize related items into collections or narrative exhibits in order to display...

31 Jan
Developing a Lesson Plan

Whether it's scribbled on the back of a napkin or filed in a formal record of course instruction, planning ahead for a class session makes for a more...

January 31, 2020 2:00 p.m.
31 Jan
Fraternity and Sorority Life 101

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

January 31, 2020 2:00 p.m.
31 Jan
Researchers' Writing Group

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

January 31, 2020 2:00 p.m.
31 Jan
Participants at 2019 She Innovates hackathon event.

Join us for our annual She Innovates event, Pitt's only female-focused hackathon. The hackathon is for all female students - undergraduates and graduates -...

January 31, 2020 5:00 p.m.
31 Jan
Find Your GrΣΔΤness: Sigma Delta Tau Recruitment

​Learn about being a founder of Sigma Delta Tau.

January 31, 2020 7:00 p.m.
31 Jan
People jumping on trampolines at indoor facility

Join the OACS in a trip to Skyzone, an indoor trampoline park. Sign-up in Student Services (2nd floor, Chambers Hall) for this adventure that only costs $5....

January 31, 2020 8:00 p.m.

Saturday, February 1

01 Feb
Fysshynge Wyth an Angle

“Give me mine Angle, we’ll to the ‘River,” Berners, Shakespeare, Foster, & Rinehart: Four Views of Fysshynge wyth an Angle, 15th Century-20th Century,...

01 Feb
Oh the Horror! Movie Posters Starring in the George A. Romero Archival Collection

George Andrew Romero (February 4, 1940 – July 16, 2017) was an American-Canadian filmmaker, writer, and editor. He was born in the Bronx and eventually came...

01 Feb
Participants at 2019 She Innovates hackathon event.

Join us for our annual She Innovates event, Pitt's only female-focused hackathon. The hackathon is for all female students - undergraduates and graduates -...

February 01, 2020 8:00 a.m.

Sunday, February 2

02 Feb
Fysshynge Wyth an Angle

“Give me mine Angle, we’ll to the ‘River,” Berners, Shakespeare, Foster, & Rinehart: Four Views of Fysshynge wyth an Angle, 15th Century-20th Century,...

02 Feb
Oh the Horror! Movie Posters Starring in the George A. Romero Archival Collection

George Andrew Romero (February 4, 1940 – July 16, 2017) was an American-Canadian filmmaker, writer, and editor. He was born in the Bronx and eventually came...

02 Feb
Participants at 2019 She Innovates hackathon event.

Join us for our annual She Innovates event, Pitt's only female-focused hackathon. The hackathon is for all female students - undergraduates and graduates -...

February 02, 2020 8:00 a.m.
02 Feb
Russian Balalaika Orchestra of Pittsburgh

Dedicated to the performance of Russian and Eastern European musical traditions, the Russian Balalaika Orchestra of Pittsburgh plays on authentic Russian and...

February 02, 2020 3:00 p.m.

Monday, February 3

03 Feb
Fysshynge Wyth an Angle

“Give me mine Angle, we’ll to the ‘River,” Berners, Shakespeare, Foster, & Rinehart: Four Views of Fysshynge wyth an Angle, 15th Century-20th Century,...

03 Feb
Oh the Horror! Movie Posters Starring in the George A. Romero Archival Collection

George Andrew Romero (February 4, 1940 – July 16, 2017) was an American-Canadian filmmaker, writer, and editor. He was born in the Bronx and eventually came...

03 Feb
Laser Cutting Workshop

Learn how to use the Rabbit industrial laser cutter at Pitt MAC! Once you've taken this workshop you will be able to use the laser cutter during equipment...

February 03, 2020 6:30 a.m.
03 Feb
Summer 2019 Creative Research Exhibition

Featuring the work of students who participated in the 2019 summer research opportunities with the University Honors College, including the Studio Arts Field...

03 Feb
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...

February 03, 2020 12:00 p.m.
03 Feb
Introduction to Canvas

Welcome to Canvas, Pitt's new learning management system! This three-hour long training will get you up and running in Canvas in a single session. We will...

February 03, 2020 1:00 p.m.
03 Feb
"Crafting Spaces of Value: Special Economic Zones, Infrastructure, Energy and Extractive Practices in Nigeria"

The Race, Science, and Technology in the Global African World series presents: Professor Omolade Adunbi, University of Michigan, Department of African and...

February 03, 2020 2:00 p.m.
03 Feb
DocuSign Basics: Gather e-Signatures and Manage Document Workflow

Attend this hands-on introductory session to learn how to electronically send, sign, and manage documents using the University's eSignature Service (DocuSign).

February 03, 2020 2:00 p.m.
03 Feb
Teaching Effectively with and without PowerPoint - Canvas Edition!

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...

February 03, 2020 2:00 p.m.
03 Feb
Info Sessions for the Randall Family Big Idea Competition

The application period for the 2020 Randall Family Big Idea Competition with $100,000 in prize money is now open for Pitt students of all levels and...

03 Feb
First Year Mentor Info Session

New Student Programs is hiring for First Year Mentors (FYMs)! FYMs share in the vision and creation behind panther connect, welcome week, and more! This is a...

February 03, 2020 6:00 p.m.
03 Feb
Night Out at the August Wilson African American Cultural Center

Please join the Department of Medicine Office of Diversity and Inclusion for a night out at the August Wilson African American Cultural Center on Monday,...

Tuesday, February 4

04 Feb
Fysshynge Wyth an Angle

“Give me mine Angle, we’ll to the ‘River,” Berners, Shakespeare, Foster, & Rinehart: Four Views of Fysshynge wyth an Angle, 15th Century-20th Century,...

04 Feb
Oh the Horror! Movie Posters Starring in the George A. Romero Archival Collection

George Andrew Romero (February 4, 1940 – July 16, 2017) was an American-Canadian filmmaker, writer, and editor. He was born in the Bronx and eventually came...

04 Feb
Breakfast with Disability Researcher Sarah DeMaria

Chat about disability inclusion with Sarah DeMaria, a PhD researcher in Pitt’s Urban Special Education Scholars program. She studies a wide range of topics...

February 04, 2020 8:00 a.m.
04 Feb
LabArchives: Making the Switch to Electronic Research Notebooks

Learn how LabArchives Professional Edition—available to Pitt students, faculty, and staff at no charge—can help organize, manage, share, and store research...

February 04, 2020 10:00 a.m.
04 Feb
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...

04 Feb
Summer 2019 Creative Research Exhibition

Featuring the work of students who participated in the 2019 summer research opportunities with the University Honors College, including the Studio Arts Field...

04 Feb
Student writing

Pitt-Greensburg's Career Services department works in collaboration with various regional consortiums and schools to provide as many career opportunities and...

04 Feb
Becoming a Faculty Ally: Teaching and Mentoring Latinx/Hispanic Students

As part of Understanding Our Students series, this session will focus on better understanding the needs of Latinx/Hispanic students in dealing with academic...

February 04, 2020 11:30 a.m.
04 Feb
Study Closeout

The Clinical and Translational Science Institute's (CTSI) Responsible Conduct of Research (RCR) Center offers workshops as a resource for researchers and...

04 Feb
Fraternity and Sorority Life 101

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

February 04, 2020 9:00 p.m.

Wednesday, February 5

05 Feb
Fysshynge Wyth an Angle

“Give me mine Angle, we’ll to the ‘River,” Berners, Shakespeare, Foster, & Rinehart: Four Views of Fysshynge wyth an Angle, 15th Century-20th Century,...

05 Feb
Oh the Horror! Movie Posters Starring in the George A. Romero Archival Collection

George Andrew Romero (February 4, 1940 – July 16, 2017) was an American-Canadian filmmaker, writer, and editor. He was born in the Bronx and eventually came...

05 Feb
Box Basics: Getting Started with Cloud Collaboration

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

February 05, 2020 10:00 a.m.
05 Feb
Gene Regulation

This 3-hr hands-on workshop provides an overview of resources and search strategies on transcriptional regulation. Emphasis will be given to HSLS-licensed...

05 Feb
Summer 2019 Creative Research Exhibition

Featuring the work of students who participated in the 2019 summer research opportunities with the University Honors College, including the Studio Arts Field...

05 Feb
Student writing

Pitt-Greensburg's Career Services department works in collaboration with various regional consortiums and schools to provide as many career opportunities and...

05 Feb
Communication Ethics for Preventing Misconduct

The Clinical and Translational Science Institute's (CTSI) Responsible Conduct of Research (RCR) Center offers workshops as a resource for researchers and...

05 Feb
Dissertation Defense: Sherin David

Molecular Genetics and Developmental Biology Graduate Program PhD Defense: Stem Cell and Tissue-based Therapies for Male Infertility Major Advisor &...

05 Feb
Center of Excellence Lecture:  Liver Diseases

Ramon Bataller, MD, PhD Professor of Medicine Chief of Hepatology, Center for Liver Diseases

February 05, 2020 5:00 p.m.
05 Feb
Allie McGrath

The Mountain Cats host Cal U in a PSAC game.

February 05, 2020 5:30 p.m.
05 Feb
Mendeley Basics Workshop

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

February 05, 2020 6:00 p.m.
05 Feb
Pitt-Johnstown Men's Basketball vs. California (PA)

The Mountain Cats host Cal U in a PSAC game.

February 05, 2020 7:30 p.m.
05 Feb
LAB 3: Oblivion

A touching and funny—and very modern—tale of parents, children, and the gulf that sometimes exists between them. Uber-hip Brooklynites Pam and Dixon take...

February 05, 2020 8:00 p.m.

Thursday, February 6

06 Feb
Members of Pitt Law PLISF Student Organization

Mark your calendars. PLISF is excited to announce that our 34th annual Auction will be held on Thursday, February 6th, 2020 on the first floor of the Barco...

February 06, 2020
06 Feb
Fysshynge Wyth an Angle

“Give me mine Angle, we’ll to the ‘River,” Berners, Shakespeare, Foster, & Rinehart: Four Views of Fysshynge wyth an Angle, 15th Century-20th Century,...

06 Feb
Oh the Horror! Movie Posters Starring in the George A. Romero Archival Collection

George Andrew Romero (February 4, 1940 – July 16, 2017) was an American-Canadian filmmaker, writer, and editor. He was born in the Bronx and eventually came...

06 Feb
Pitt-Titusville: Plan for Pitt Strategic Planning Workshop

More information and detailed schedule to follow.

February 06, 2020
06 Feb
Microsoft Teams: Communicate and Collaborate Like Never Before

This introductory session demonstrates how you and your students, staff, or colleagues can improve communication and collaboration using Microsoft Teams....

February 06, 2020 10:00 a.m.
06 Feb
Summer 2019 Creative Research Exhibition

Featuring the work of students who participated in the 2019 summer research opportunities with the University Honors College, including the Studio Arts Field...

06 Feb
Cathedral

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...

February 06, 2020 11:00 a.m.
06 Feb
Pitt-Greensburg: Internship Workshop

Thinking about completing an internship during your time at Pitt-Greensburg? Want to know what an internship is? Come get all of your questions answered by...

February 06, 2020 11:30 a.m.
06 Feb
Queering the Frankfurt School

The Humanities Center welcomes Adrian Daub (Stanford University, Comparative Literature) for a colloquium. His respondents will be Sabine von Dirke (German)...

February 06, 2020 12:30 p.m.
06 Feb
Coffee with Sustainable Food Entrepreneur Joe Bute

Joe Bute is president of the Food21 initiative to grow the sustainable food system in our region equitably. Join him for a casual coffee and discussion....

February 06, 2020 3:00 p.m.
06 Feb
photo of two coffee cups with coffee coats

Pre-registration required: register here Cold coffee got you down this winter, or tired of playing hot potato after pouring a hot tea? Don’t you wish that...

06 Feb
Cathedral

A public lecture by Prof. Daub, a reception, and poster presentations by students in the senior capstone seminar.

February 06, 2020 4:00 p.m.
06 Feb
Age of Epigonality: Creativity in the Rearview Mirror

Join us for a lecture from Adrian Daub (Standford University, Comparative Literature and German Studies). Adrian Daub is Professor of Comparative Literature...

February 06, 2020 4:00 p.m.
06 Feb
2 people working with clay

As part of the University of Pittsburgh’s Year of Creativity celebrations, the University of Pittsburgh is partnering with Union Project to offer a 6-week...

February 06, 2020 6:00 p.m.
06 Feb
Penguins Watch Party

Join the First Year Mentors to watch the Penguins vs. Tampa Bay Lighting game and cheer on the Pens!

February 06, 2020 7:00 p.m.
06 Feb
TESSA Talks

Discussion for students, by students. Technology - Education - Science - Society - Art Every other Thursday, with pizza! Interdisciplinary discussions...

February 06, 2020 7:00 p.m.
06 Feb
LAB 3: Oblivion

A touching and funny—and very modern—tale of parents, children, and the gulf that sometimes exists between them. Uber-hip Brooklynites Pam and Dixon take...

February 06, 2020 8:00 p.m.
06 Feb
The Verge

THE VERGE by Susan Glaspell (Trifles) was first produced by the Provincetown Players in the 1920s. While this non-realism play begins comedically, Glaspell...

February 06, 2020 8:00 p.m.
06 Feb
Silk and Cookies

Looking for the perfect Valentine's Day gift for your special someone? Join Pitt Program Council for Silk and Cookies on Thursday, February 6th at 10PM in...

February 06, 2020 10:00 p.m.

Friday, February 7

07 Feb
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...

February 07, 2020
07 Feb
Fysshynge Wyth an Angle

“Give me mine Angle, we’ll to the ‘River,” Berners, Shakespeare, Foster, & Rinehart: Four Views of Fysshynge wyth an Angle, 15th Century-20th Century,...

07 Feb
Oh the Horror! Movie Posters Starring in the George A. Romero Archival Collection

George Andrew Romero (February 4, 1940 – July 16, 2017) was an American-Canadian filmmaker, writer, and editor. He was born in the Bronx and eventually came...

07 Feb
Pitt-Greensburg: Plan for Pitt Strategic Planning Workshop

More information and detailed schedule to follow.

February 07, 2020
07 Feb
Visual Analytics: Getting Started with Data-Informed Decision Making

The University generates large volumes of data that can be used to improve the operations and administration of teams—both large and small. This workshop...

February 07, 2020 10:00 a.m.
07 Feb
Basic EndNote for Macs

Interested in using EndNote on your Mac but don’t know where to begin? This hour long class will get you started importing, annotating, and organizing your...

07 Feb
Researchers on the Rise: Melanie Grubisha, MD, PhD, and Rui Peixoto, PhD

We are pleased to feature presentations by two of our rising stars, Melanie Grubisha, MD, PhD and Rui Peixoto, PhD as part of our Researchers on the Rise...

07 Feb
Canvas: Open Office Hours

Got questions about Canvas? An instructional technologist will be available for short, individual walk-in consultations about Pitt's new learning management...

February 07, 2020 1:00 p.m.
07 Feb
Introduction to ArcGIS Level 1

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...

07 Feb
Researchers' Writing Group

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

February 07, 2020 2:00 p.m.
07 Feb
Amanda Little speaks at the Global Food Forum

ft. award-winning environmental journalist Amanda Little. How will we feed humanity in the climate change era? It's a MUCH larger challenge than you think....

February 07, 2020 4:00 p.m.
07 Feb
Pitt-Johnstown WinnerFest Athletic Reception

Join Pitt-Johnstown athletics alum and friends for an evening reception in the Hall of Fame Room at the Sports Center.

07 Feb
Pecora

The Mountain Cats host Mercyhurst University in a key PSAC match.

February 07, 2020 7:00 p.m.
07 Feb
LAB 3: Oblivion

A touching and funny—and very modern—tale of parents, children, and the gulf that sometimes exists between them. Uber-hip Brooklynites Pam and Dixon take...

February 07, 2020 8:00 p.m.
07 Feb
The Verge

THE VERGE by Susan Glaspell (Trifles) was first produced by the Provincetown Players in the 1920s. While this non-realism play begins comedically, Glaspell...

February 07, 2020 8:00 p.m.
07 Feb
Late Night Roller Disco

Come out to skate and dance the night away with Pitt Program Council!​ You will receive a free skate rental, a voucher for 1 slice of pizza and 1 soft...

February 07, 2020 10:30 p.m.

Saturday, February 8

08 Feb
Fysshynge Wyth an Angle

“Give me mine Angle, we’ll to the ‘River,” Berners, Shakespeare, Foster, & Rinehart: Four Views of Fysshynge wyth an Angle, 15th Century-20th Century,...

08 Feb
Oh the Horror! Movie Posters Starring in the George A. Romero Archival Collection

George Andrew Romero (February 4, 1940 – July 16, 2017) was an American-Canadian filmmaker, writer, and editor. He was born in the Bronx and eventually came...

08 Feb
Pitt-Johntown WinnerFest Day 2 and Alumni Games

WinnerFest at Pitt-Johnstown is a chance to enjoy fun and games from 12-5 pm in the Sports Center; men’s and women’s basketball alumni games and a volleyball...

February 08, 2020 12:00 p.m.
08 Feb
LAB 3: Oblivion

A touching and funny—and very modern—tale of parents, children, and the gulf that sometimes exists between them. Uber-hip Brooklynites Pam and Dixon take...

February 08, 2020 2:00 p.m.