Events Calendar

Wednesday, October 23

23 Oct
Cathedral

So often, the holidays are depicted as a time of blissful good cheer and family connection. Why do so many of us feel busy, pressured, or lonely each year...

October 23, 2019
23 Oct
Lest We Forget: A Tribute to Holocaust Survivors

It’s been 74 years since the end of World War II, and the population of Holocaust survivors still with us to share their stories is only getting smaller. To...

23 Oct
Mobile Study Lab

Drop in to the ground floor of the Hillman Library to study with a group of likeminded students. A peer tutor will also be on hand to answer any questions...

23 Oct
Who is a Jew? Amiens, France, 1940-1945

This exhibit “Who is a Jew? Amiens, France, 1940-1945” contains the photo identification cards and other documents that David Rosenberg, a retired University...

23 Oct
To Those Who Grasp It: Responding to October 27

On October 27th, 2018, a white supremacist killed eleven worshipers at the Tree of Life – Or L’Simcha, Dor Hadash, and New Light Congregations in the...

23 Oct
Learn About Good Research Practices

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...

October 23, 2019 9:00 a.m.
23 Oct
Pawsitive U

Each Wednesday from 11:30am-12:30pm the Office of Residence Life sponsors Pawsitive U- a wellness initiative to promote positivity and wellness on campus!

October 23, 2019 11:30 a.m.
23 Oct
Artful Wednesdays: Sierra Sellers & Alex Jeffe

Relax over lunch to the soulful voice of Sierra Sellers appearing with guitarist Alex Jeffe at Nordy’s place! Free Lunch! No need to sign up, just show up...

October 23, 2019 12:00 p.m.
23 Oct
Common Reliance Pitfalls and How to Overcome Them

Reliance is a common mechanism used in human subject research regulation that permits one IRB to act as the IRB of Record for external institutions. There...

October 23, 2019 12:00 p.m.
23 Oct
Free Headshot & Photo Editing With Adobe!

Need a headshot? Swing by the WPU lawn patio and get yours taken for free! After your turn in front of the camera, we'll have graphic designers at the ready...

October 23, 2019 12:00 p.m.
23 Oct
How to: Write Essays That Win Scholarships

Learn to craft THE personal statement that can win you scholarships & awards! Get tips from expert Scholarship Advisors and former international scholarship...

October 23, 2019 12:00 p.m.
23 Oct
Performance: Departures

“Departures” is a performance that deals with Cuban diaspora from 1959 to the present. It goes through each of the best-known migration crisis (i.e. 1980,...

October 23, 2019 12:00 p.m.
23 Oct
Pitt-Greensburg: Study Abroad General Info Session

Curious about studying abroad? Come to this open information session to learn more about the opportunities available to you. YOU can study abroad!

October 23, 2019 12:00 p.m.
23 Oct
Understanding Medicare: TIAA Live Webinar

Paying for healthcare in retirement is a critical part of financial planning and it is important to understand how Medicare operates and what choices you...

October 23, 2019 12:00 p.m.
23 Oct
Black-European Women's Internationalism in the Late Twentieth Century

New Voices in Africana Studies Lecture Series presents: Pamela Ohene-Nyako, University of Geneva. Pamela Ohene-Nyako is a PhD candidate in the Department...

23 Oct
ChIP-Seq & Partek Flow

This 3-hour hands-on workshop provides a brief introduction to techniques, platforms, and methods used in chromatin profiling experiments, including...

23 Oct
The Benefits of Innovation

This workshop will explore how the process of innovation benefits students—during their time here at Pitt and in their careers post-graduation. Take...

October 23, 2019 1:00 p.m.
23 Oct
1989 Year of Revolutions: Africa and the Cold War

1989 changed everything. It opened the door to German re-unification, the European Union, the englargement of NATO, globalization, two decades of U.S....

October 23, 2019 2:00 p.m.
23 Oct
Nationality Rooms Art Materials Workshop: Weaving & Textiles

Join Michael Walter, Nationality Rooms Tour Coordinator and Quo Vadis advisor, at the Pitt Global Hub in the third installment of this workshop series...

23 Oct
Start to Finish: The Early Career Woman's Guide to Financial Wisdom: TIAA Live Webinar

When women are starting their careers, there’s a lot to consider—career goals, job satisfaction, achieving a work/life balance. But it’s important to also...

October 23, 2019 3:00 p.m.
23 Oct
CUETalks Lecture - Finding Reason for Hope: Race, Inequality, and Educational Change

Followed by a reception 6-7 p.m. This talk with Dr. Na'ilah Suad Nasir will explore educational inequality, focusing in particular on inequality in relation...

October 23, 2019 4:00 p.m.
23 Oct
Pitt-Greensburg: Abraham's/Ibrahim's Sacrifice in the Bible and Qur'an and its relevancy today

Dr. Younus Mirza will examine the Biblical and Qur'anic story of Abraham's/Ibrahim's sacrifice. He will highlight the multiple explanations of relevant...

October 23, 2019 4:00 p.m.
23 Oct
Pitt-Johnstown women's soccer vs. Seton Hill

Mountain Cats host PSAC rivals Seton Hill University.

October 23, 2019 4:00 p.m.
23 Oct
Curiosity Hours

Let one of our Undergraduate Mentors treat you to a cup of coffee while you chat about research opportunities and creative pursuits at Curiosity Hours. No...

October 23, 2019 5:00 p.m.
23 Oct
SAFE Self-Defense Training

Self Defense Awareness Familiarization Exchange (SAFE) is a crime-victim prevention and awareness program sponsored by the National Self-Defense Institute,...

October 23, 2019 6:00 p.m.
23 Oct
Living with the Dead: A Party Celebrating the George A. Romero Archival Collection

Our evening celebration is packed with entertainment and fun for all! First chance to see collection materials on exhibit!Behind-the-scene, interview, and...

October 23, 2019 7:00 p.m.
23 Oct
SETPoint Training

SETPoint offers training that combines the physical resistance skills of traditional self-defense with confidence-building empowerment training. Join us for...

October 23, 2019 8:00 p.m.

Wednesday, October 23