Events Calendar

Thursday, October 24

24 Oct
5 Strategies to Actually Enjoy the Holidays This Year: Life Solutions Webinar

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 24, 2019
24 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...

24 Oct
Metal from Clay: Pittsburgh's Aluminum Stories

Join us for an opening reception on October 24 from 5-7pm! Reflect on the histories of aluminum through a selection of objects and other original materials...

24 Oct
Pitt-Greensburg: Christian Fellowship Club Lunch

Members of the Christian Fellowship Club (CFC) meet every Monday and Thursday for food, friends, and good conversation. If you're looking for an event that's...

24 Oct
The Curious Drawings of Doctor Clapp

Join us for an opening reception on October 24 from 5-7pm! What do old Italian drawings have to do with shells, rocks, coins and other curiosities from...

24 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...

24 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...

24 Oct
Dissertation Defense: Tenley Brownright

"Using High-Resolution Measles Vaccination Coverage Data Improves Detection of Spatial Heterogeneity and Measles Outbreak Risks in the U.S. and...

October 24, 2019 9:00 a.m.
24 Oct
Walk-In Flu Shots at Falk Pharmacy

Flu shot season is here! All faculty and staff, as well as their dependents, are encouraged to obtain a flu shot to help you stay healthy throughout the...

October 24, 2019 9:30 a.m.
24 Oct
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...

October 24, 2019 11:00 a.m.
24 Oct
I Love Pitt Day & Dean's Hour

Celebrate your Pitt pride with Dean Bonner and friends! Enjoy music, free food and a free t-shirt for all undergraduate and graduate students while supplies...

October 24, 2019 11:30 a.m.
24 Oct
Language of Civil Rights: The Impact of Current SCOTUS Cases on LGBTQIA+

Professionals from around campus will discuss Title VII of the Civil Rights act of 1964 and how current Supreme Court cases are impacting it. About this...

24 Oct
Pitt-Greensburg: News of the World

Dr. Lipika Mazumdar invites students to join her in a discussion of the important news of the day. This is an Academic Village LEARNING event.

October 24, 2019 11:45 a.m.
24 Oct
Forge Your Own Path Grant Program Information Session

The Office of the Provost is inviting proposals for projects that support its Forge Your Own Path strategy, an evolution of Pitt’s Personalized Education...

October 24, 2019 12:00 p.m.
24 Oct
Open Access Primer

Get up to speed with the Open Access movement in this one-hour workshop. We will start with a definition and cover the latest updates such as Plan S, hybrid...

October 24, 2019 12:00 p.m.
24 Oct
Pitt-Greensburg: Think Before You Drink & Drive

As part of Pitt-Greensburg's Alcohol Awareness Week (Oct. 21-25) and in collaboration with Saint Vincent College Prevention Projects, Pitt-Greensburg...

October 24, 2019 12:00 p.m.
24 Oct
The 411 on 529 College Savings Plans: TIAA Live Webinar

You can learn all about how 529 college savings plans work and how to invest in one for a child, grandchild, yourself or other loved one. Learn more about...

October 24, 2019 12:00 p.m.
24 Oct
Sidestepping the Lobster's Claw: Early British Children's Literature and Atlantic Capitalism

Join the Humanities Center at our Thursday colloquia. Courtney Weikle-Mills (Pitt, English) to discuss her written work, prepared responses by several...

October 24, 2019 12:30 p.m.
24 Oct
Provost's Office Hours

Provost Ann Cudd is holding monthly office hours for all faculty, staff, and students. She invites you to use this forum as an opportunity to meet with her...

October 24, 2019 1:30 p.m.
24 Oct
Fraternity and Sorority Life 101

All students interested in fraternity and sorority life are required to attend a Fraternity and Sorority Life (FSL) 101 session prior to recruitment or...

October 24, 2019 3:00 p.m.
24 Oct
PechaKucha Basics

This image-based presentation method is well-suited for our average attention-span of 8 to 10 minutes. Learn PechaKucha basics (20 slides + 20 seconds...

24 Oct
Tomorrow in Focus: Saving for Your Ideal Retirement: TIAA Live Webinar

Find out how retirement savings, planning and the real benefit of time are essential features of retirement investments. Learn more about TIAA live webinar...

October 24, 2019 3:00 p.m.
24 Oct
Conference: Performance Art in Post-Soviet Cuba

El Ciervo Encantado will be discussing the implications of producing performance art in Cuba today. Reflecting of their trajectory of over 20 years of...

October 24, 2019 4:00 p.m.
24 Oct
Prickle1 regulates chondrocyte polarity through protein-protein interactions with Dishevelled 2 and 3

Join us for a Pittsburgh Center for Bone & Mineral Research Seminar Series lecture. Presented by: Yong (Roy) Wan, Ph.D. Department of Dental...

24 Oct
Salary Negotiation Training

Come join the SEC and MSW Alum, Hilary Brown, to learn all about how to negotiate salaries for social work jobs coming out of the MSW program!

October 24, 2019 5:00 p.m.
24 Oct
Pittsburgh Film and Media Colloquium: "René Magritte and the Cinema: Petrification, Fantasy, and Horror"

Lecture by Lucy Fischer Lucy Fischer is a Distinguished Professor of English and Film Studies at the University of Pittsburgh where she directed the Film...

October 24, 2019 5:30 p.m.
24 Oct
Women's Entrepreneurship Week: She Creates

Each year, She Creates will be hosted during Women’s Entrepreneurship Week and will discuss the challenges around women as tech leaders and as founders in...

24 Oct
Bound & UnBound: Little Black(out) Book

Have you seen blackout poetry on Instagram or Tumblr? Learn how to create your own, and turn it into a mini-book to keep or share! The first part of this...

24 Oct
Cycle Series: A trans masculine experience of menstruation

Celebrate LGBT History Month with a short film premiere and panel discussion of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender health complexities. Cycle Series is...

October 24, 2019 6:00 p.m.
24 Oct
Media Internship Panel

This event will be a panel and networking opportunity for studfents to learn about internships and careers in media and writing. In partnership with the...

October 24, 2019 6:00 p.m.
24 Oct
Mendeley Basics Workshop

Each training session will cover creating an account, searching resources and exporting citations, organizing citations, attaching files to citations,...

October 24, 2019 6:00 p.m.
24 Oct
Pitt-Greensburg: Spooky Genitalia

Come join La Femme for Spooky Genitalia! Play a game of Kahoot sex ed and participate in the genitalia drawing contest. Free food and prizes! *Trigger...

October 24, 2019 7:00 p.m.
24 Oct
TESSA Talks

Discussion for students, by students. Technology - Education - Science - Society - Art Cathedral of Learning, floor 35. Join us for pizza & discussion every...

October 24, 2019 7:00 p.m.
24 Oct
Mental Health Vigil

An event to close out the month, featured student and faculty speakers will speak about their personal experiences and what mental health means to them. Dean...

Thursday, October 24