Events Calendar

Friday, November 2

02 Nov
Emerging Leaders Weekend

The Emerging Leaders weekend program runs September 28 - 30 and November 2 -4. Emerging Leaders provides undergraduate Pitt students with a fun and exciting...

November 02, 2018
02 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...

02 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...

02 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 02, 2018 7:00 a.m.
02 Nov
 Supply Chains at the Crossroads of Disruption

The 2018 Supply Chain Management Symposium will provide insights into managing contemporary and evolving supply chains. Our invited speakers will present...

02 Nov
The 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...

November 02, 2018 7:30 a.m.
02 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...

02 Nov
Pitt Greek Life Blood Drive

In response to the Tree of Life Synagogue shootings, Pitt Greek Life and Central Blood Bank are holding a blood drive from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

02 Nov
Tree of Life / Leaves of Life

Perhaps you, like us, are grieving this week and in search of some way to help. The Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh has suggested that one way to...

02 Nov
William Pitt Union - Blood Drive

We are hosting a blood drive on Friday, November 2 from 11 a.m to 4:30 p.m. at the William Pitt Union. Anyone who would like to donate can register at...

November 02, 2018 11:00 a.m.
02 Nov
arts

Join federal funding experts from the McAllister & Quinn consulting firm for a web-based introduction to the DOD Young Investigator Programs and start to...

November 02, 2018 12:00 p.m.
02 Nov
Does Language Matter Anymore?

Philology, Translation, Criticism Philology, criticism, and translation are three techniques that reveal the constant importance of language to all forms of...

November 02, 2018 1:00 p.m.
02 Nov
Jazz Seminar: Orrin Evans

Pianist/composer Orrin Evans will speak on “It’s A Business Too…Press, Social Media, and Promotion.” Free Over the course of a career spanning more than...

November 02, 2018 1:00 p.m.
02 Nov
Preventing & Monitoring 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...

November 02, 2018 1:00 p.m.
02 Nov
Large-Scale Machine Learning Algorithms for Biomedical Data Science

Heng Huang from the Swanson School of Engineering will present his talk at the Big Data Seminar. Abstract: Data science is accelerating the translation of...

02 Nov
Featured Speaker: Jon McCourt, civil rights and community activist

Jon McCourt has been a community peace activist and member of the Peace and Reconciliation Group in Derry, Northern Ireland, for more than 30 years. He...

November 02, 2018 2:00 p.m.
02 Nov
Jazz Seminar: Joey DeFrancesco

Orgainsit Joey DeFrancesco will speak on “Techniques in Improvisation.” Free When organist Joey DeFrancesco plays, it’s the embodiment of a modern approach...

November 02, 2018 2:00 p.m.
02 Nov
Jazz Seminar: Ingrid Jensen

Trumpeter Ingrid Jensen will address “Exploring Resonance: A discussion of the importance of connection with the elements of sound.” Free Born in Vancouver...

November 02, 2018 3:00 p.m.
02 Nov
Depth and Dimension

Writers' Cafe: The On-Campus Space for Pitt Writers, Poets, Writing Majors, and Those Majorly Interested In this session, we’ll focus on different...

November 02, 2018 3:30 p.m.
02 Nov
Motivating Monuments - Graduate Student Symposium

Motivating Monuments, a Pitt Graduate Symposium, is a two-day event dedicated to examining the agency of monuments as living sites of cultural memory and...

November 02, 2018 5:30 p.m.
02 Nov
American Jewish Committee #ShowUpForShabbat in Honor of the Tree of Life Victims

AJC is calling on Jewish communities across the country—along with elected officials, religious and civic leaders, and other communal allies—to flock to...

November 02, 2018 6:00 p.m.
02 Nov
The Mr. Roboto Project Fundraiser for Tree of Life

The Mr. Roboto Project, a cooperatively run show space and art gallery will be holding a fundraiser to raise money for the Tree of Life Synagogue and those...

November 02, 2018 7:00 p.m.
02 Nov
Pitt Night: Holst's The Planets

Pitt Night: Holst’s The Planets Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra, Heinz Hall - Majestic in scope. Dazzling in sound. There is nothing to match the experience of...

November 02, 2018 7:10 p.m.

Friday, November 2