Events Calendar

Wednesday, December 5

05 Dec
Curiosity Hours

Undergraduates interested in research, creative, or scholarly pursuits are encouraged to drop by these weekly hours to speak with a peer researcher. We'll...

05 Dec
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...

05 Dec
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...

05 Dec
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...

05 Dec
Scientists as Artists Reprise Exhibit

Scientists are a creative bunch, though they don’t always get credit for it. For some, devising experiments and visualizing data provide satisfying...

05 Dec
Digital World History Office Hours

Drop in our open office hours at the WHC with any issues or questions related to Digital Social Science and Digital Humanities research. Ryan Horne will be...

05 Dec
University Stores' Open House

The University Stores’ Annual Holiday Open House is Wednesday, December 5, from 11AM-5PM! Visit The University Store on Fifth, Maggie & Stella’s Cards &...

December 05, 2018 11:00 a.m.
05 Dec
Cookies & Cocoa

Take a break from finals, warm up with some cocoa, and chill out with our stress relieving activities, including massages, therapy dogs, and more! Featuring...

December 05, 2018 12:00 p.m.
05 Dec
Innovation in ICU Education

Critical Care Medicine: Grand Rounds Lecture will host a talk by Shelly Dev from Sunnybrook Health Science Center. Shelly Dev, MD Director, Resident...

December 05, 2018 12:00 p.m.
05 Dec
Best Practices in Online Teaching

Best Practices in Online Teaching – Faculty who teach online or hybrid classes want to know how to design and teach courses that are pedagogically effective....

December 05, 2018 1:00 p.m.
05 Dec
Info Session: Provost's Personalized Education Grants

Funding is available to students, faculty, and staff who are doing work in support of the Provost's Personalized Education Initiative! Join us to learn more...

December 05, 2018 1:00 p.m.
05 Dec
Translating Your Basic Science Research: a Tutorial on Applicable FDA Regulatory Requirements

Are you conducting basic research that has the potential of producing a drug that can benefit patients? If so, then you should learn about the US Food and...

December 05, 2018 1:00 p.m.
05 Dec
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...

December 05, 2018 2:00 p.m.
05 Dec
Forbes & Fifth Release Party

Join contributors and editors in celebration of the 13th issue of Forbes and Fifth - an undergraduate journal produced by undergraduate editors. Print...

December 05, 2018 3:00 p.m.
05 Dec
DeTangle, DeStress

Beat the onset of finals anxiety with us! Come be guided through creating a Zentangle-like piece of art in a night of low stress and mindful making. This...

05 Dec
Pitt in LA Info Session

Pitt Film Studies Instructor Carl Kurlander will be hosting an information on the upcoming Pitt in LA program launching in June 2019. Pitt In LA is a...

December 05, 2018 4:00 p.m.
05 Dec
The Molecular Mechanism of Scanning and Start Codon Selection in Translation Initiation

Alan Hinnebusch, PhD, Distinguished Investigator and head of the Affinity Group on Cell Regulation and Development, National Institute of Child Health and...

December 05, 2018 4:00 p.m.
05 Dec
Women's Basketball vs. Fordham

Join Pitt women’s basketball on December 5 as they battle Fordham at the Petersen Events Center at 7:00 p.m. Students, UPMC employees, and Pitt Faculty and...

December 05, 2018 7:00 p.m.
05 Dec
University of Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra: A Conversation with Memory

Pitt's Symphony Orchestra performs a new work by Daniel S. Godfrey for clarinet and orchestra, A Conversation with Memory. The composition is in memory of...

December 05, 2018 8:00 p.m.
05 Dec
So You Think You're Funny? A Comedy Competition

Do you think you have what it takes to make Pitt students laugh? Now is your chance to prove it! The winner of this comedy competition has the chance to open...

December 05, 2018 8:30 p.m.

Wednesday, December 5