Events Calendar

Thursday, November 15

15 Nov
The Art of Noh: Woodblock Prints by Tsukioka Kōgyo

Noh, a theater form that originated in the fourteenth century, was associated historically with the ruling warrior class, who made up about 5% of Japan’s...

15 Nov
Travelers Along the Silk Roads: 10th Century to the Present

Ground & Second Floors, Hillman Library Free & open to the public during Hillman Library hours The ground floor cases in Hillman Library feature a map of...

15 Nov
ULS & The University Center for International Studies

As UCIS celebrates its 50th anniversary, this exhibit showcases how the University Library System supports the Center with our world class Eduardo Lozano...

15 Nov
Binding Wounds, Pushing Boundaries: African Americans in Civil War Medicine

All are welcome to attend this exhibit. Many histories have been written about medical care during the American Civil War, but the participation and...

November 15, 2018 7:00 a.m.
15 Nov
Human Trafficking in Our Community: What Health Care Professionals Need to Know

The University of Pittsburgh School of Nursing and Pittsburgh Action Against Rape (PAAR) are collaborating to present this learning activity to increase...

15 Nov
Center for Sleep and Circadian Science (CSCS) Research Day

CSCS Research Day 2018 will feature a number of activities including the David J. Kupfer Lecture presented by Sigrid Veasey, Professor of Medicine at the...

November 15, 2018 9:00 a.m.
15 Nov
It Has Always Been All About the Land

This exhibit features thirty-five photogravure prints of landscapes and portraits by Edward S. Curtis, selected from The North American Indian, published...

15 Nov
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...

November 15, 2018 10:00 a.m.
15 Nov
Microsoft Excel 2016 PivotTables Fundamentals

The goal of this quick start session is to familiarize University faculty and staff with the Microsoft Excel Charts and PivotTables 2016 features. The...

November 15, 2018 10:00 a.m.
15 Nov
Exhibition Tour: Looking at Nudes

Students from HAA 1020 will present an exhibition tour considering the politics and ethics of the representations of the nude figure included in This is Not...

15 Nov
Blue and Gold Campus Tours- Staff Council

The University of Pittsburgh Staff Council and Pitt Alumni Association Blue and Gold Society will be holding it's Second Round of Pittsburgh campus walking...

15 Nov
POSTPONED: Pitt IT Expert Partners' Meeting

New date and topics TBA. Please click "I'm interested" to receive updates. Lunch will be provided and advance registration is required. This event is...

November 15, 2018 12:00 p.m.
15 Nov
Friend Your Mentors

How to get involved on campus? What resources are available to me? What are secret spaces to hang out? You can stop by anytime to chat with upper class...

November 15, 2018 12:30 p.m.
15 Nov
Designing Better Test Questions

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

November 15, 2018 2:00 p.m.
15 Nov
Building Mentoring Relationships: Views from Multiple Perspectives

Moderator Dr. Monga will be joined by a junior faculty member, a postdoc, and a graduate student from his department who will share their insights and...

November 15, 2018 3:00 p.m.
15 Nov
Express Your Stress

The C4C Workshop partners with the University Counseling Center to offer a fall series on the connections between "making" and mental wellness! Each weekly...

15 Nov
Mass Incarceration @ Community Café

A casual coffee (or tea) with Pittsburgh leaders. Join Shandre Delaney & Carrington Keys, prison rights activists with Human Rights Coalition - Fed Up!...

November 15, 2018 3:00 p.m.
15 Nov
Intersections of Genetic and Environmental Mechanisms in Parkinson's Disease

The Aging Research Seminar Series will host J. Timothy Greenamyre, MD, PhD. He will present his talk titled, Intersections of genetic and environmental...

15 Nov
Legal Pathways to Starting Your business

Join the celebration of Global Entrepreneurship Week, as guest speaker Attorney Abbie Alejandro Rosario explains some of the basics of starting a business...

November 15, 2018 4:00 p.m.
15 Nov
Multidisciplinary Sleep and Chronobiology Conferences (MSCC)

This is a regular meeting hosted by the Multidisciplinary Sleep and Chronobiology Center, designed to bring together a multidisciplinary audience with...

November 15, 2018 4:00 p.m.
15 Nov
Startup Job Fair

Do you want to be a part of something from the ground up? Interested in working for a start-up? Attend the Start-Up Job Fair to network with over 40...

15 Nov
Artist Talk: Katie Ott

Artist Katie Ott will discuss her works in This is Not Ideal. Ott identifies as a queer intersectional feminist who defies the masculine conventions of the...

15 Nov
Film Screening: The Goddess featuring Min Xiao-Fen

The November Pittsburgh Film and Media Colloquium presents a screening of the Chinese silent film The Goddess (directed by Wu Yonggang, 1934) along with...

November 15, 2018 6:00 p.m.
15 Nov
Open Rec Wheelchair Basketball: SDA, Pitt Rec, and the Steelwheelers

Want to learn how to play Wheelchair Basketball or brush up on your skills? Head up to Trees Hall Gymnasium on Thursdays from 6-8 p.m. and play around with...

November 15, 2018 6:00 p.m.
15 Nov
Men's Basketball vs. Central Arkansas

Join the Pitt men’s basketball team on November 15 as they take on Central Arkansas at the Petersen Events Center at 7:00 p.m.

November 15, 2018 7:00 p.m.
15 Nov
Reading and Conversation with Tracy K. Smith

Poet Laureate and Pulitzer Prize winner Tracy K. Smith reads her work, followed by moderated conversation. Free Admission

November 15, 2018 7:00 p.m.
15 Nov
Robin Hood by Don Nigro (cancelled)

Note: due to campus closure at 4 p.m., the event is cancelled. However, there are additional dates for UPJ Theatre Department's 2018 Fall Production of...

15 Nov
LAB 2: The Last Five Years

An emotionally powerful and intimate musical about two New Yorkers in their twenties who fall in and out of love over the course of five years, the show's...

November 15, 2018 8:00 p.m.
15 Nov
Much Ado About Nothing

Filled with intrigue, double crossing, and comedy, Much Ado About Nothing is the perfect evening of Shakespeare. Follow the rocky romances of Hero and...

November 15, 2018 8:00 p.m.
15 Nov
Beer Tasting

Come try the finer things in life with Pitt Program Council's annual autumn Beer Tasting! Beer Tasting will take place on Thursday, November 15th at 8:30pm....

November 15, 2018 8:30 p.m.
15 Nov
Fantastic Beasts Premiere

It's time to visit the Wizarding World once again! Join Pitt Program Council as we head to the AMC Waterfront 22 Theater for the premiere of Fantastic...

November 15, 2018 8:30 p.m.

Thursday, November 15