Events Calendar

Wednesday, March 27

27 Mar
Pittsburgh Women in Organized Labor

Archives & Special Collections would like to announce their Women's History Month exhibit, Pittsburgh Women in Organized Labor. The exhibit, digital kiosk...

27 Mar
Resilience in Times of Change: Life Solutions Webinar

Change is an inevitable part of life. Sometimes it hits us unexpectedly and other times it comes as a consequence of a decision we made. Either way, change...

March 27, 2019
27 Mar
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...

27 Mar
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...

27 Mar
What Does Pittsburgh Mean to You?: The Power of PRYSE Academy Youth Through a Camera Lens

During the hot, sweaty months of July and August 2018, middle and high school students at PRYSE Academy, a summer camp for immigrant and refugee youth in...

27 Mar
WebAIM Digital Accessibility Training

Learn how to make Pitt’s web more accessible. Acquire the skills and tools necessary to help make Pitt more accessible and ensure equal access for all. On...

March 27, 2019 9:00 a.m.
27 Mar
How to Submit an Institutional Biosafety Committee (IBC) application

The purpose of this workshop is to familiarize users with the online IBC review process and build or complete a protocol application. All attendees must have...

27 Mar
Humanities at Work in the Community and Tech Industry

This conference draws on the Department of Linguistics' Internship program and the Humanities in Health Initiative. It will highlight cross-disciplinary work...

March 27, 2019 9:30 a.m.
27 Mar
Innovation Igniter: Commercialization Workshop

Attend this 2-hour workshop to learn how to explain the value of your innovation. During this workshop you can also determine if there is a market for your...

March 27, 2019 10:00 a.m.
27 Mar
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...

March 27, 2019 11:00 a.m.
27 Mar
Greek Week Blood Drive

Greek Week is hosting a Vitalant (formally Central Blood Bank) Blood Drive. All are welcomed to support. Since 2004, Pitt's fraternities and sororities have...

March 27, 2019 11:00 a.m.
27 Mar
Pawsitive U

Each Wednesday from approximately 11:30am-1:00pm the Office of Residence life, in collaboration with various partners on campus, sponsors Positive U. This...

March 27, 2019 11:30 a.m.
27 Mar
Antisemitism Then and Now: Perspectives After Tree of Life

This lecture is a part of a one-credit mini course and public lecture series at the University of Pittsburgh. Antisemitism Then and Now: Perspectives After...

March 27, 2019 12:00 p.m.
27 Mar
ClinicalTrials.gov: Background, Requirements & Process

This session will provide an overview of the regulations and policies governing the online registration of clinical trials and results on the...

27 Mar
Dissertation Defense: Brooke McLane-Higginson

Classics doctoral student, Brooke McLane-Higginson will be defending her dissertation “Myth & Argument in Plato’s Phaedo” Brooke's committee is chaired by...

March 27, 2019 12:00 p.m.
27 Mar
Alumni Career Panel, "Let's Talk: Nonprofit Jobs"

The “Let’s Talk” series helps graduate students in the humanities investigate career paths outside of the academy. This session’s focus is non-profit work....

March 27, 2019 1:00 p.m.
27 Mar
Pitt Knits Open Knitting Hour

Join Pitt Knits as they host a open hour of knitting/crocheting every Wednesday from 1-2 pm in the C4C Workshop. The C4C Open Hour is a small, casual,...

27 Mar
Preventing & Monitoring Cheating and Plagiarism

One national study conducted by the Academic Integrity Center at Duke University suggests that 3 in 4 college students cheat. And cheating is more likely...

March 27, 2019 1:00 p.m.
27 Mar
"Does Grand Strategy Exist?" —A Lecture by Eliot A. Cohen

Grand strategy is a perennial of modern thinking about foriegn affairs. But it is a misleading concept, one which masks the indeterminate nature of politics,...

March 27, 2019 2:00 p.m.
27 Mar
Dissertation Defense:  Muhammad Salim

Chemistry PhD Defense: Understanding the Effects of Environmental Exposure on Surface Related Properties of Graphene, Graphite, and Rare Earth...

March 27, 2019 3:30 p.m.
27 Mar
Doctoral Dissertation Recital: Billy D. Scott Jazz Trio

Billy D. (William) Scott will perform his Doctoral Dissertation Recital for the Ph.D. Degree in Jazz Studies. Scott will perform as part of the Billy D....

March 27, 2019 3:30 p.m.
27 Mar
Beat Penn State (Softball)

The Student Alumni Association has expanded their beat series and will be giving away a #BeatPennState item at the Softball game on March 27!

March 27, 2019 4:30 p.m.
27 Mar
Faculty Book Talk: Kirk Savage

Gather in the Thornburgh Room at the Hillman Library to hear Univeristy of Pittsburgh faculty read selections and moderate discussions focused around their...

27 Mar
Chancellor's Student Leaders' Dinner

This event is by invite only.

March 27, 2019 5:00 p.m.
27 Mar
HIM Meet and Greet

Health Information Professionals Week (HIP) is March 25-29, 2019. During this week, you're invited to a faculty and student Meet and Greet on Wednesday,...

March 27, 2019 5:00 p.m.
27 Mar
Women's Softball vs. Penn State

Join the Pitt women's softball team on March 27 as they take on Penn State at the Petersen Sports Complex at 5:00 p.m.

March 27, 2019 5:00 p.m.
27 Mar
CUE Spring Reflection into Action

Join our panel of local school, district, student group, parent and community representatives for a discussion designed to create collective strategies for...

March 27, 2019 5:30 p.m.
27 Mar
Cyberbullying: Intervention and Prevention

National cyberbullying expert Dr. Ellen Selkie and experts from Pitt, UPMC Children's Hospital and Carnegie Mellon come together with Pittsburgh Public...

27 Mar
Movie Night

What goes best with popcorn, candy, and friends? A movie, of course! Come join us for a Movie Night! You can decide on what movie to watch by voting on Class...

March 27, 2019 6:30 p.m.
27 Mar
Movie Night

What goes best with popcorn, candy, and friends? A movie, of course! Come join us for a Movie Night! You can decide on what movie to watch by voting on Class...

March 27, 2019 6:30 p.m.
27 Mar
Battle of the Bands

Compete in the Battle of the Bands in the WPU Assembly Room and you could be sharing the stage with T-PAIN! All students are welcome to watch this high...

March 27, 2019 8:30 p.m.

Wednesday, March 27