Events Calendar

Friday, November 9

09 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...

09 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...

09 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 09, 2018 7:00 a.m.
09 Nov
Comparative European Governance

Day one of the Symposium in Honor of the Contributions of Vice Provost Alberta Sbragia to EU Studies. Professor Alberta Sbragia of the University of...

November 09, 2018 8:00 a.m.
09 Nov
Show Me The Money.: Decision Time for Small Business Owners

A no-cost breakfast program with a CPA firm to discuss taxable decision such as consolidating debt, paying employee bonuses, considering a loan or line of...

November 09, 2018 8:00 a.m.
09 Nov
Diversity Career Conference

The Diversity Career Conference is designed to help students prepare to navigate the complexities of a diverse workplace, as well as understand how to...

November 09, 2018 9:00 a.m.
09 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...

09 Nov
Combat Wounded Parking Spaces Unveiling

There are an estimated 1.8 million Purple Heart recipients, combat wounded service members who have transitioned back into civilian life. They have made...

November 09, 2018 10:00 a.m.
09 Nov
Open Door Project: Combating Food Insecurity

Food, housing, and wellness security are all essential in ensuring that our students are mentally, emotionally, and physically healthy as well as successful...

November 09, 2018 10:00 a.m.
09 Nov
Open House for Prospective Students

Meet faculty, staff, and students; discover career opportunities; explore the application process; learn about our departments and programs. Learn more at...

November 09, 2018 10:00 a.m.
09 Nov
Pitt-Greensburg: Fantastical Beasts and Where to Find Them

The Weird and Wonderful in Medieval Bestiary Manuscripts Dr. Ilya Dines, a Rare Books and Manuscripts Librarian at the Library of Congress, will present...

November 09, 2018 11:00 a.m.
09 Nov
A Chloride Channel Provides the First Defense against Abnormal Fertilization

Anne E. Carlson, PhD, assistant professor of biological sciences, Dietrich School of Arts and Sciences, will present the next Senior Vice Chancellor's (SVC)...

November 09, 2018 12:00 p.m.
09 Nov
Pitt Queer Professionals General Meeting

The mission of PQP is to promote the professional and social development of LGBTQIA+ staff and faculty and advocate for the needs of the university's...

November 09, 2018 12:00 p.m.
09 Nov
Stronger Than Hate Event at Point State Park

Join Mayor William Peduto and the City of Pittsburgh for Stronger Than Hate: A Gathering of Compassion, Unity, & Love, a public event taking place this...

November 09, 2018 12:00 p.m.
09 Nov
Introduction to Text Analysis in the Digital Humanities

Text analysis, as a digital research methodology, uses algorithms to analyze and structure digital texts. The linguistic, statistical, and machine learning...

09 Nov
Uncomfortable Identity and Representativeness in Estercilia Simanca

This lecture will be presented by Visiting Scholar Adriana Campos Umbarila. Estercilia Simanca Pushaina is one of the most outstanding indigenous writers...

November 09, 2018 2:00 p.m.
09 Nov
Commemoration of Kristallnacht and Discussion of the Tree of Life Massacre

Speakers will be Rabbi Walter Jacob (in conversation with Eric Ligdji), Drs. Kathleen Blee and Irina Livezeanu. Rabbi Walter Jacob is Rabbi Emeritus and...

November 09, 2018 3:00 p.m.
09 Nov
Style Notecards

Do you love to experiment with style? Need a personalized gift for a friend or family member? Create mini custom outfits with paper, and showcase them on...

09 Nov
Women's Basketball vs. New Orleans

Join Pitt women’s basketball on November 9 as they battle New Orleans at the Petersen Events Center at 4:00 p.m. Students, UPMC employees, and Pitt Faculty...

November 09, 2018 4:00 p.m.
09 Nov
Comparative European Governance

Evening program of the Symposium in Honor of the Contributions of Vice Provost Alberta Sbragia to EU Studies. Professor Alberta Sbragia of the University of...

November 09, 2018 5:00 p.m.
09 Nov
The Money Table Graduate Student Investor Competition

Startup companies are a dime a dozen. Think you've got what it takes to pick a winner? Introducing The Money Table, the competition where you are the angel...

November 09, 2018 5:00 p.m.
09 Nov
Men's Basketball vs. VMI

Join the Pitt men’s basketball team on November 9 as they take on VMI at the Petersen Events Center at 7:00 p.m.

November 09, 2018 7:00 p.m.
09 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 09, 2018 8:00 p.m.

Friday, November 9