Events Calendar

Thursday, September 12

12 Sep
Funding College: 5 Steps Every Family Can Use to Build a Successful Plan: Life Solutions Webinar

When it comes to paying for college, every dollar counts and families need a simple process to follow. In this terrific webinar, college expert Dan Bisig...

September 12, 2019
12 Sep
Volunteer with Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank

Looking for a way to give back and get involved with the Pitt and Pittsburgh communities? The second Thursday every month is a repackaging and redistribution...

12 Sep
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...

12 Sep
Graphic Medicine: Ill-Conceived and Well-Drawn!

Though you may not have heard of medical comics before, they’ve been around for more than a decade. In 2007, Dr. Ian Williams coined the term “graphic...

September 12, 2019 7:00 a.m.
12 Sep
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...

September 12, 2019 9:30 a.m.
12 Sep
ResuMANIA

Get your resume reviewed before the Fall Career Fair at the Career Center. Bring a hard copy of your resume with you. Food and refreshments provided!

September 12, 2019 10:00 a.m.
12 Sep
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...

September 12, 2019 11:00 a.m.
12 Sep
Painless PubMed

This one hour workshop is designed to quickly introduce or update you about searching in the PubMed database. Offered bi-weekly, the topics include: building...

12 Sep
Emergency Access to Investigational Products

This session will provide an overview of the process for submitting an Emergency Use Request to the FDA for expanded access to an investigational product....

September 12, 2019 12:00 p.m.
12 Sep
Epi Seminar: The Unpredictable Evolution of an Epidemiologist and the Value of a Good Epidemiological Tool Box

Presented by Kevin E. Kip, PhD, FAAAS, FAHA, Distinguished USF Health Professor, College of Public Health, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics,...

September 12, 2019 12:00 p.m.
12 Sep
Goldwater Scholarship Info Session

$7,500 awarded to sophomores and juniors who demonstrate excellent potential for research in the STEM fields. Open to U.S. citizens and permanent...

September 12, 2019 12:00 p.m.
12 Sep
Staff Council Brown Bag Presents: Sustainability in Food Systems

Sustainability and climate change are hot topics these days. It's not all about recycling and electric car- how and what we eat can also help to mitigate...

September 12, 2019 12:00 p.m.
12 Sep
Ten-Cent Ideology: Donald Duck Comics and U.S. Global Hegemony

Please join the Humanities Center for our Thursday Colloquia with Daniel Immerwahr, Northwestern Unviersity, Professor of History. The respondents will be...

September 12, 2019 12:30 p.m.
12 Sep
Governance and Nominating Committee of the Board of Trustees

The Committee identifies and recommends candidates for election as Trustees of the University of Pittsburgh and other Board positions. In addition, it is...

September 12, 2019 1:00 p.m.
12 Sep
Misinformation in the Classroom

Students interact with information and news in a variety of ways, including through their peers, professors, and social media. How do we prepare them for the...

12 Sep
EndNote Basics Workshop

Each EndNote session will cover an introduction to EndNote, adding entries to an EndNote library, and using EndNote to create in-text citations and...

September 12, 2019 2:00 p.m.
12 Sep
Fall Food Drive

September is Hunger Action Month! Food insecurity is a reality for many people throughout southwestern Pennsylvania. In Oakland, both our community neighbors...

September 12, 2019 2:00 p.m.
12 Sep
Experience Virtual Reality with The Open Lab @ Hillman

Are you curious about virtual reality, how it works, what experiences are available, and how it can be used for both fun and as an educational tool? Join...

September 12, 2019 2:30 p.m.
12 Sep
Market-Proof Your Retirement: TIAA Live Webinar

In retirement—and the years leading up to it—protecting your savings becomes just as important as growing it. Join us to learn how to create your own...

September 12, 2019 3:00 p.m.
12 Sep
ASP Welcome Reception

Join the African Studies Program as we welcome in the new academic year with our annual welcome reception! Meet staff, affiliated faculty and fellow students...

September 12, 2019 4:00 p.m.
12 Sep
Cutting Too Deep:  Nucleases, Telomeres & Genomic Instability

As part of the Aging Research Seminar Series, Eric A. Hendrickson, Professor, Laurence O. Pilgeram Endowed Research Chair in the Molecular Biology of Aging,...

12 Sep
Dr. Lawrence Ziegler - Boston University

Ultrafast 2DIR Spectroscopy in Dense Gas and Near-Critical Fluids: J-Scrambling, Rovibrational Dynamics and the onset of Liquid Character

September 12, 2019 4:00 p.m.
12 Sep
Producing Power: The History of the Soviet Nuclear Industry

The Chernobyl disaster immediately comes to mind when we think of the Soviet nuclear industry. What about the history of Soviet nuclear power in the four...

September 12, 2019 4:00 p.m.
12 Sep
Crossing the Line

Professor Natalia Aleksiun, professor of Modern Jewish History at Touro College, Violence against Jewish Female Students in Interwar Poland and the New...

September 12, 2019 4:30 p.m.
12 Sep
Be A Good Neighbor Oakland Block Parties

Be A Good Neighbor block parties are back! Oakland is a neighborhood of neighborhoods. That's why we're hosting 6 block parties throughout the fall so you...

September 12, 2019 5:30 p.m.
12 Sep
Make It Quick!

A roomful of strangers. A series of challenges involving everything from Lego to haiku, clay to comics, trading cards to Tinkertoys. Speed making is a fun,...

12 Sep
Pitt-Greensburg: Latin American Stories

Latin American Stories will screen three films this semester. Stop by Village Hall 118 to view the films, enjoy snacks, and earn Academic Village...

September 12, 2019 7:00 p.m.
12 Sep
TESSA Talks

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

September 12, 2019 7:00 p.m.

Thursday, September 12