Events Calendar

Thursday, April 18

18 Apr
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...

18 Apr
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...

18 Apr
Election Details

The Pennsylvania Labor Relations Board has indicated that the graduate student union election will be held at two convenient locations: April 15–16: Posvar...

18 Apr
Hearing Health Fair

Do you or a loved one experience Hearing Loss? All ages are welcome! All services free of charge!Get your hearing checkedRecieve information about hearing...

April 18, 2019 9:00 a.m.
18 Apr
Microsoft Office 2016: Word, Excel, and PowerPoint Quick Start

Three essential tools; one helpful class. Create, format, and edit Word documents. Format Excel spreadsheets and work with basic formulas. Craft dynamic...

April 18, 2019 9:00 a.m.
18 Apr
Dissertation Defense: Yiming Liu

Yiming Liu will defend his dissertation, titled ""Essays on behavioral economics." His dissertation committee chair is David Huffman, and his additional...

April 18, 2019 9:30 a.m.
18 Apr
First Farmers Market/Earth Day Celebration

Find your local Pitt farmers market vendors plus new ones selling Millie's ice cream, cheeses, hummus and salads, baked goods, vegetarian Hispanic dishes,...

April 18, 2019 10:30 a.m.
18 Apr
Investor Office Hours with Quaker Capital Investments

Attend this rare opportunity to sit down face-to-face and practice pitch your innovation to professionals who have helped fund dozens of local startups...

April 18, 2019 11:00 a.m.
18 Apr
Sutton-Tyrell Lecture: Vascular Disease in Alzheimer's and Dementia: Opportunities for Prevention

Presented by Carol A. Derby, research professor, Saul R. Korey Department of Neurology and Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein...

18 Apr
Lunch & Learn: Insurgent Knowledges Book Talk

Light refreshments will be available at 11:45 a.m. This dialogue with the authors, Damien M. Sojoyner and Sabina E. Vaught will both challenge and deepen...

18 Apr
The Stories Polish Secret Police Files Tell Us

Anna Krakus, University of Southern California Police files tend to catalog a suspect’s crime. Police files in communist countries, however, go much further...

April 18, 2019 12:00 p.m.
18 Apr
Within Reach: Transitioning from Career to Retirement: TIAA Live Webinar

You can plan ahead to help make the most out of your retirement—from paying yourself to allowing for taxes, healthcare and estate planning wishes. Learn...

April 18, 2019 12:00 p.m.
18 Apr
PARK(ing) Day 2019 Info Session

Today, it’s just a parking space.... But what could it be? Every September, people around the world turn metered parking spaces into “PARK(ing)” spaces for...

18 Apr
All About IRAs: TIAA Live Webinar

You can learn the facts on IRAs, how an IRA may help you meet your retirement savings goals and which one may be right for you. Learn more about TIAA live...

April 18, 2019 3:00 p.m.
18 Apr
Silk Road Rising: The Rediscovery of Sogdian: The Lingua Franca of the Medieval Silk Road

The University Library System (ULS) invites you to join guest speakers in conjunction with the exhibit ‘Travelers Along the Silk Roads: 10th Century to the...

April 18, 2019 3:00 p.m.
18 Apr
Burden of Genius

Relive the start of a medical revolution at Pittsburgh’s most advanced cinema. Burden of Genius tells the story of legendary transplant pioneer Dr. Thomas E....

April 18, 2019 4:00 p.m.
18 Apr
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...

April 18, 2019 4:00 p.m.
18 Apr
Queer Making at the Workshop

Celebrate University of Pittsburgh PRIDE 2019 with an evening of creative making at the Center for Creativity Workshop! All LGBTQIA+ Pitt faculty, staff, and...

18 Apr
Open Rec Wheelchair Basketball

Want to learn how to play Wheelchair Basketball or brush up on your skills? Head up to Trees Hall Gymnasium on Thursdays from 6-8pm and play around with the...

April 18, 2019 6:00 p.m.
18 Apr
Spring 2019 Swanson School Design Expo

The Design Expo is a biannual public showcase of engineering solutions created by students at the Swanson School of Engineering. The Expo features nearly 100...

18 Apr
Burden of Genius

Relive the start of a medical revolution at Pittsburgh’s most advanced cinema. Burden of Genius tells the story of legendary transplant pioneer Dr. Thomas E....

April 18, 2019 7:00 p.m.
18 Apr
School of Social Work Movie Night: "Burden of Genius"

Join us for School of Social Work night at the showing of "Burden of Genius" a documentary about Dr. Thomas Starzl.

April 18, 2019 7:00 p.m.
18 Apr
TESSA Talks: Genetic Modification

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

April 18, 2019 7:00 p.m.
18 Apr
ON TRIAL: The North American Premiere of an Irish Classic

Written in Irish Gaelic in 1964, ON TRIAL is set against the backdrop of the Republic of Ireland’s draconian laws that denied women bodily autonomy by...

April 18, 2019 8:00 p.m.
18 Apr
Pitt Jazz Ensemble with Chad Lefkowitz-Brown

Hear the Pitt Jazz Ensemble, directed by Ralph Guzzi, perform classic and contemporary compositions for big band. Tenor saxophonist Chad Lefkowitz-Brown will...

April 18, 2019 8:00 p.m.

Thursday, April 18