Events Calendar

Friday, October 9

09 Oct
An Art Exhibit on Mental Health and Creativity

Visit this virtual student art exhibit showcasing a variety of art pieces that work to represent and visualize mental health and illness. Support your fellow...

October 09, 2020
Virtual Event
09 Oct
Civic Action Week: Discover Your Pathway

With the many changes that have taken place over the last three months, we know that one thing has not changed: the need for volunteers. Because of this...

October 09, 2020
Virtual Event
09 Oct
HLPA Speed Networking Series

Hosted by HLPA (Hispanic Latino Professional Association) An informal speed networking series spanning the course of Hispanic Heritage Month. There are no...

October 09, 2020
Virtual Event
09 Oct
arts

Hosted by HLPA (Hispanic Latino Professional Association) Members of Pitt, CMU, and the Pittsburgh community at-large are invited to submit digital...

October 09, 2020
Virtual Event
09 Oct
Mental Health Resource Scavenger Hunt

Make your way through all of Pitt's available resources to answer questions. You'll learn about where you can seek help - and maybe win a pair of Apple...

October 09, 2020
Virtual Event
09 Oct
photo of film projector

At the Center for Creativity, we believe everyone has a story to tell. The tools of filmmaking have never been more accessible; most of us carry a...

October 09, 2020
Virtual Event
09 Oct
Saving for the Future: Life Solutions Webinar

Many people do not have a healthy level of savings, despite knowing the importance of having money set aside for emergencies, purchases, college, and...

October 09, 2020
Virtual Event
09 Oct
​Highlights from the University Library System's Distinctive Collections

​Highlights from the University Library System's Distinctive Collections showcases original archival materials and high-quality reproductions from ULS...

09 Oct
Be Fit Pitt Workout: Awakening Morning Yoga

Be Fit Pitt powered by the Healthy Lifestyle Institute morning workout with certified yoga instructor, Jesse Bueno and the Be Fit Pitt Team. Expect 45...

October 09, 2020 7:15 a.m.
Virtual Event
09 Oct
Pharmacy Overview

This lecture is part of the Endocrine University-Wide Conference series. This week's speaker is Chronis Malonis, RPh. By the end of the lecture, the...

October 09, 2020 8:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
09 Oct
Stephanie Allison, owner of Vibe Fitness

Gentle yoga lies somewhere along the spectrum between flow and a class that is mostly seated or with long holds (such as restorative or yin yoga). It offers...

October 09, 2020 8:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
09 Oct
Pitt Public Health Information Sessions

All students, faculty, staff, and community members are welcome to the CHE Focused Writing session! All you need is your laptop and whatever you need to...

October 09, 2020 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
09 Oct
Students in gowns

Pitt-Greensburg will again be collecting gently used formal wear for men and women that will be donated to support the spring 2021 "Very Special Prom" for...

09 Oct
Angela Mullins Ph.D. Defense

Characterizing Sources and Identifying Pathways of Urban Metal Contamination at the Groundwater-Soil Interface Urbanization modifies the landscape,...

October 09, 2020 9:30 a.m.
Virtual Event
09 Oct
Be Fit Pitt Workout: Mid-Morning Mash-Up

Be Fit Pitt powered by the Healthy Lifestyle Institute mid-morning workout. Expect 30 minutes of activity designed to give you a total body workout! Class...

October 09, 2020 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
09 Oct
Flex@Pitt Technology Training

Join Classroom Services for in-person (socially distanced) training on the Flex@Pitt installed classroom technology in Alumni Hall B26. ALL ATTENDEES MUST...

October 09, 2020 10:00 a.m.
09 Oct
Kelly Morgan, Yoga Instructor

Strength and Stretch Yoga will increase both your strength and flexibility. This class will be hosted by Kelly Morgan, owner of Morgainz Fitness...

October 09, 2020 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
09 Oct
Emerging Latinx Communities Group

Pitt Public Health's Center for Health Equity invites you to the Emerging Latinx Communities Group. During this time, it is of the utmost importance for...

October 09, 2020 10:30 a.m.
Virtual Event
09 Oct
Holistic and Intrusive Advising Approaches for Student Retention

This is a virtual “lunch and learn” open to all faculty and staff advisors. If you have any questions, please email April Belback, director of undergraduate...

October 09, 2020 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
09 Oct
Lunch & Learn: Caring during COVID-19: Bringing data to action

The October health topic will explore the topic of bringing data to action: caring during COVID-19. The New Pittsburgh Courier’s Take Charge of Your Health...

October 09, 2020 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
09 Oct
Pitt Honors: Participatory Democracy with the Be The Change App

The Be the Change App connects you, the citizen, directly to your elected officials and was developed by a young Pitt grad! Pitt Honors alum and social...

October 09, 2020 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
09 Oct
Post-GWAS Functional Studies Using High-Throughput Experimental Approaches

Gang Li, PhD, assistant professor of medicine (Division of Cardiology), School of Medicine, will present the next Senior Vice Chancellor’s Research Seminar...

October 09, 2020 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
09 Oct
Racism and Sexism in the Classroom

Workshop for Graduate Students in Anthropology

October 09, 2020 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
09 Oct
Transcriptional Control of Cortical Development - A Link to Autism

We are pleased to welcome John Rubenstein, MD, PhD to the University of Pittsburgh as our special guest to present the Irene Jakab Lecture this year.

October 09, 2020 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
09 Oct
Will Austerity Persist? Challenging 50 Years of Elite-Centered Government

Jon Shefner, University of Tennessee Friday October 9 12:00-1:30PM Shefner’s new book, Why Austerity Persists, traces the 45-year history of austerity...

October 09, 2020 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
09 Oct
Cathedral

Ian Dunham, PhD Director, Open Targets, EMBL-EBI, Cambridge, UK Open Targets: Exploiting Genomics and Genetics to Identify and Prioritize Drug Targets

October 09, 2020 12:10 p.m.
Virtual Event
09 Oct
Be Fit Pitt Workout: Pitt Power-Up Energizer

Be Fit Pitt powered by the Healthy Lifestyle Institute lunchtime energizer workout led by different leaders from the Be Fit Pitt Team. Expect 15 minutes of...

October 09, 2020 12:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
09 Oct
Flex@Pitt Technology Training

Join Classroom Services for in-person (socially distanced) training on the Flex@Pitt installed classroom technology in Alumni Hall B26. ALL ATTENDEES MUST...

October 09, 2020 1:00 p.m.
09 Oct
Introduction to Deep Learning with PyTorch

In this workshop, you will learn the basics of training a neural network in PyTorch. First, we will go over neurons, forward- and backward-pass, loss, and...

October 09, 2020 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
09 Oct
Marco Capogrosso, PhD

Director of the University of Pittsburgh's Spinal Cord Stimulation Lab, Marco Capogrosso, PhD, prsents a talk on the technologies of neuroprothetics on this...

October 09, 2020 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
09 Oct
Goodwill Store interior

Pitt-Greensburg students are invited to sign up and volunteer at the Greensburg Goodwill Store where they will collect and sort donations. This is part of...

October 09, 2020 1:00 p.m.
09 Oct
Conflict Zone

The University of Pittsburgh chapter of Women In International Security (WIIS) proudly announces “Peace and Security During Uncertain Times,” a week-long,...

October 09, 2020 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
09 Oct
Thompson

Biological-Health Psychology Research Seminar Series This talk will focus on the background and definitions of community-based participatory research (CBPR)...

October 09, 2020 1:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
09 Oct
Engaging with Race and Racism in the Classroom

Addressing the historic and ongoing manifestations of systemic racism has implications not only for what we teach in Slavic, East European, and Eurasian...

October 09, 2020 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
09 Oct
New Student Organization Orientation

Are you interested in registering a new student organizationat Pitt? Learn everything you need to know about SORC and university policies and procedures...

October 09, 2020 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
09 Oct
Dissertation Proposal Defense: Jane Thaler

"Computer-Mediated Museum Objects: A Study of Material Consequences in the Creation of Web-Based Distanced Object Enactments" Department of Library and...

October 09, 2020 3:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
09 Oct
Pitt Honors Cross Boundaries Series: Go Global

Join the Pitt Honors Global and Experiential team for a deep dive into study abroad and global programs. The presentation will discuss the variety of special...

October 09, 2020 3:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
09 Oct
Harm Reduction Approach: Implications for the COVID-19 Pandemic

Designated as a Public Health Grand Rounds event. Dr. Mary Hawk, associate professor in BCHS, and Dr. Julia Marcus, assistant professor, Harvard Medical...

October 09, 2020 4:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
09 Oct
Horror Genre as Social Force Information Session

Initial gathering for all students, faculty, staff, and community members interested in learning more about the “Horror Genre as Social Force” scholar...

October 09, 2020 4:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
09 Oct
Panoramas Round Table: Using Hispanic Heritage Month as a Platform for Change

The round table discussion will be led by Stephanie Jiménez, based on their article by the same title, written for Panoramas (an online publishing platform...

October 09, 2020 4:15 p.m.
Virtual Event
09 Oct
paint splatter

Does your registered student organization have what it takes to win this year's window painting competition? There is $100 in catering cash on the line for...

October 09, 2020 5:00 p.m.
09 Oct
Goodwill Store interior

Pitt-Greensburg students are invited to sign up and volunteer at the Greensburg Goodwill Store where they will collect and sort donations. This is part of...

October 09, 2020 6:00 p.m.
09 Oct
Lee Caplan

Pitt’s Jazz Studies Program presents bassist and composer Lee Caplan in a PhD Comprehensive Recital featuring all original compositions. Caplan will be...

October 09, 2020 7:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
09 Oct
Pitt-Johnstown Campus Activities and Engagement presents: FRIDAY NIGHT DOUBLE FEATURE  IT and IT II

It is a Friday Night Fright Feature in the big tent! Grab your blankets, chairs, face coverings and friends and join us in the tent for films IT and IT II....

October 09, 2020 7:00 p.m.

Friday, October 9