Events Calendar

Thursday, February 28

28 Feb
Africans in India Exhibition

Over the centuries, East Africans have greatly distinguished themselves in India as generals, commanders, admirals, architects, prime ministers, and rulers....

28 Feb
Exhibit: Ferguson Voices: Disrupting the Frame

Global Studies, the ULS, and others are partnering to bring the traveling Exhibit Ferguson Voices: Disrupting the Frame, to the ULS for the month of...

28 Feb
Names Instead of Numbers

The international traveling exhibit, "Names Instead of Numbers: Remembrance Book for the Prisoners of Dachau Concentration Camp" is being hosted by the...

February 28, 2019
28 Feb
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...

28 Feb
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...

28 Feb
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...

28 Feb
At Home and Over There: American Women Physicians In World War I Exhibit

At Home and Over There: American Women Physicians in World War I is a traveling exhibit by the American Medical Women's Association (AMWA). The exhibit...

28 Feb
Allies for Gender Equity Series

In honor of Women’s History Month, the Engineering Office of Diversity will be hosting Allies for Gender Equity Series on February 28th and March 1st, 2019....

February 28, 2019 10:00 a.m.
28 Feb
Pitt Day of Giving Celebration

Celebrate Pitt Day of Giving and the University's 232nd birthday with us! The celebration will include food, giveaways, a photo booth, a donation station, as...

February 28, 2019 10:00 a.m.
28 Feb
Dissertation Defense:  Huiling Shao

PhD Defense: Computational Investigations of Transition Metal Catalyzed Olefin Functionalization and Polymerization Reactions Advisor: Peng Liu Committee...

February 28, 2019 10:30 a.m.
28 Feb
Police Abolitionism: Power to the People

Lamont Lilly, African-American political activist, will provide a lecture on the topic of abolishing policing in America. This lecture is part of a special...

February 28, 2019 11:30 a.m.
28 Feb
Share Stories of Service

Come show your support for local veterans and hear their stories of service. Kenyon Bonner, Vice Provost and Dean of Students will be giving opening...

February 28, 2019 11:30 a.m.
28 Feb
Express Your Stress

The C4C Workshop partners with the University Counseling Center to offer a series on the connections between making and mental wellness! Each weekly...

28 Feb
Faculty Networking: The Global Salon

The Year of Pitt Global announces the launch of the Global Salon! All University of Pittsburgh faculty, tenure stream and non-tenure stream, are invited to...

February 28, 2019 12:00 p.m.
28 Feb
Gathering and Using Student Feedback: Mid-Semester Student Survey Options

This session is designed to help instructors build a mid-semester survey to get students’ feedback on teaching. Mid-semester surveys have been shown to...

February 28, 2019 12:00 p.m.
28 Feb
Only the Soldered Mouth can Tell

"Only the Soldered Mouth can Tell: Emily Dickinson, M. NourbeSe Philip, and the Story that Cannot be Told" will be presented by visiting fellow Andrea Brady...

28 Feb
Sustainability in the Curriculum - Integrating Sustainability Using Experiential Learning

Sustainability necessitates the balance of social, economic and environmental factors in decision making. This seminar hosted by the Mascaro Center for...

February 28, 2019 12:30 p.m.
28 Feb
Allies for Gender Equity Series

In honor of Women’s History Month, the Engineering Office of Diversity will be hosting Allies for Gender Equity Series on February 28th and March 1st, 2019....

February 28, 2019 1:00 p.m.
28 Feb
Understanding the Background and Academic Preparation of Students from Chinese Cultures

Please note: Remote participation is available for this workshop. Chinese learners make up the largest international student population at the University of...

February 28, 2019 1:30 p.m.
28 Feb
Paper Sculpture (Thursday)

Note: pre-registration required! Register here. Manipulate Bristol board into 3D shapes that play with light and shadow. We'll work our way through the...

28 Feb
Why You Should be a Philanthropist, Too

Community Café: weekly coffee with local leaders Philanthropy isn't just for the rich! Sit down to chat with Chalis Henderson of Philanthropy LLC and Jay...

February 28, 2019 3:00 p.m.
28 Feb
Coffee and Postdocs

Join members of the University of Pittsburgh Postdoctoral Association (UPPDA) Executive Board for coffee/tea, cookies, and conversation at the Hillman...

28 Feb
Friend Your Mentors

Chat with your upper-class mentors about how to get involved on campus, leadership opportunities, hang out spot and more!

February 28, 2019 3:30 p.m.
28 Feb
Multidisciplinary Sleep and Chronobiology Conferences (MSCC)

This is a regular meeting hosted by the Multidisciplinary Sleep and Chronobiology Center, designed to bring together a multidisciplinary audience with...

February 28, 2019 4:00 p.m.
28 Feb
Never a Spectator: A Civic Engagement Forum

Join the Elsie Hillman Civic Forum for an opportunity to network with the region’s most prominent leaders, including elected officials, foundation...

February 28, 2019 4:00 p.m.
28 Feb
Race and Horror: Film, Performance, Poetry, Criticism

Poet Simone White, filmmaker/performance artist M. Lamar, writer/director Zandashé Brown, and scholar Ashlee Blackwell discuss race, queerness, and horror in...

28 Feb
TESSA Talks: Problems with the College Application Process

Discussion for students, by students. Technology - Education - Science - Society - Art Join us every other Thursday for pizza and interdisciplinary...

February 28, 2019 7:00 p.m.

Thursday, February 28