Events Calendar

Thursday, November 5

05 Nov
arts

Most of us instinctively react to feelings of anger, fear, confusion, and sadness by retreating. We often prefer consumption to creation during difficult...

November 05, 2020
Virtual Event
05 Nov
International Photo Contest

Out of over 250 photos received from study abroad alumni this year, 25 photos in five categories have been selected by judges and put on display throughout...

November 05, 2020 12:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
05 Nov
Pitt-Johnstown Program Board November Make and Take!  Dream Catchers

In honor of Native American History Month, Program Board is offering a make your own dreamcatcher? What is a dreamcatcher and its significance? We found the...

05 Nov
campus

Teens have different issues to deal with today. Social media has amplified the struggles they face and many suffer from anxiety and depression. They are...

November 05, 2020
Virtual Event
05 Nov
​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...

05 Nov
Dissertation Defense: Joe Burchick

Chemistry PhD Defense: Applications of the Allenic Pauson-Khand Reaction and a Base-Induced Enone Isomerization Towards the Total Synthesis of...

November 05, 2020 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
05 Nov
Feed the Fire: A Cyber Symposium in Honor of Geri Allen

Feed the Fire: A Cyber Symposium in Honor of Geri Allen celebrates the work of the late pianist, composer, improvisor, and educator and serves as a launch...

November 05, 2020 9:30 a.m.
Virtual Event
05 Nov
Digital Scholarship Virtual Office Hours

DSS Virtual Office Hours are a chance to meet our team, ask questions, and get personalized, real-time help with your digital projects. We offer...

November 05, 2020 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
05 Nov
Finding Information in Support of Health Equity Research

This class will discuss strategies and resources for researching health disparities and social determinants of health. Registration is required. Please...

November 05, 2020 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
05 Nov
3D Editing in MeshMixer

Join us for an hour of 3d model editing. During this livestream we will explore the extensive options available in the free 3D editing software MeshMixer to...

November 05, 2020 11:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
05 Nov
Molecular Toxicology Journal Club

EOH student Alexander Schuyler will present the article "Genome-Wide Analysis Reveals Mucociliary Remodeling of the Nasal Airway Epithelium Induced by Urban...

November 05, 2020 11:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
05 Nov
“How POT1 and TRF2 may coordinate T-loop formation”

Sua Myong, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Department of Biophysics, Johns Hopkins University, Host: Huaiying Zhang,

November 05, 2020 11:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
05 Nov
"Authors and Anecdotes" Book Club: Featuring Patricia DeMarco

Join this week's featured author, Patricia DeMarco, in our virtual book club series, “Authors and Anecdotes”, as she discusses her book, Pathways to our...

November 05, 2020 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
05 Nov
Election and Reflection

Pitt Votes and the University Counseling Center are co-hosting supportive drop-in spaces for students to talk about election-related concerns. View more...

November 05, 2020 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
05 Nov
Election and Reflection for Graduate and Professional Students

We do not know what the results of the 2020 Election will be, but we know that given the high stakes of the 2020 Presidential Election, people are likely to...

November 05, 2020 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
05 Nov
Nuts & Bolts of First Year Lawyering

This program will provide first-year lawyers with practical tips that they can use to be able to "hit the ground running" on their first day of practice....

November 05, 2020 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
05 Nov
The Wired Cold War

A live interview with Slava Gerovitch (MIT) and Ekaterina Babintseva (Harvey Mudd College)

November 05, 2020 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
05 Nov
Epi Seminar - Steven Belle

Introduction to Clinical Trials and Methods Steven H. Belle publichealth.pitt.edu/epi-seminars

November 05, 2020 12:10 p.m.
Virtual Event
05 Nov
 Plus3 Panel Discussion

Interested in learning more about Plus3 but don’t know where to start? This panel will informally discuss the academic, professional, cultural, and personal...

November 05, 2020 12:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
05 Nov
All Water Has A Perfect Memory: Video Temporalities of Chen Qiulin

The Humanities Center welcomes Ellen Larson (History of Art and Architecture). Ellen's respondents will be Carla Nappi (History) and Ruth Mostern...

November 05, 2020 12:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
05 Nov
Be Fit Pitt: Panther Change Up

Be Fit Pitt powered by the Healthy Lifestyle Institute lunch-time change-up workout. Join various members of the Be Fit Pitt Team as we lead you through a...

November 05, 2020 12:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
05 Nov
Best Practices in Online Teaching

Faculty who teach online or hybrid classes want to know how to design and teach courses that are pedagogically effective. This workshop will summarize and...

November 05, 2020 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
05 Nov
Diversity and Inclusion Drop-in Hours

Drop by to talk with ODI staff about your concerns and ideas. Staff members can also answer questions related to reporting harassment, discrimination or...

November 05, 2020 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
05 Nov
road construction
November 05, 2020 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
05 Nov
Do We Lie With Maps? We Do, and We Have No Choice

All maps inevitably distort reality. They project a complex, three-dimensional world onto a flat, two-dimensional plane. Mapmakers use generalization and...

November 05, 2020 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
05 Nov
photo of pencils

Pre-registration required: register here Change may be inevitable, but how do we grapple with the ways we have and will continue to change in our own...

November 05, 2020 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
05 Nov
Musical Evolution and The Other: State-Sponsored Musical Evolutionism in the USSR

& the Conundrum of Post-Soviet Crimean Tatar Indigenous Music with Maria Sonevytsky (University of California, Berkeley) This event is part of the Area...

November 05, 2020 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
05 Nov
computer keyboard and screen

This event focuses on the forgotten features, common errors, and wrongly included elements of an MLA or APA paper. This will be particularly useful for...

November 05, 2020 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
05 Nov
Stress Free Zone Mindful Moment

Take time to reduce your stress with the Stress Free Zone for a Mindful Moment. There are a number of benefits to practicing mindfulness meditation,...

November 05, 2020 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
05 Nov
Annual Judicial Government and Public Interest Law Reception

The University of Pittsburgh School of Law and Duquesne University School of Law cordially invite all practioners and members of the bench to attend The...

November 05, 2020 5:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
05 Nov
Heroes and Toilers: Work and Life in Postwar North Korea, 1953-1961

In this lecture, Dr. Cheehyung Harrison Kim will offer an analysis of postwar North Korea that avoids the pitfalls of exoticism and exceptionalism to offer a...

November 05, 2020 5:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
05 Nov
Journal Club: Risk of Major Complications After Perioperative Norepinephrine Infusion

Through Peripheral Intravenous Lines in a Multicenter Study Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine Grand Rounds presented by Mackenzie...

November 05, 2020 5:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
05 Nov
Start Smart Seminars for Entrepreneurs

Start Smart is a series of legal education seminars for entrepreneurs. It is year-round, free, and open to the public. It is hosted by the University of...

November 05, 2020 5:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
05 Nov
CLAS Film Series Presents: Miriam Lies

Miriam, a biracial teen in the Dominican Republic, prepares anxiously for a double quinceañera with her best friend, Jennifer. She has started talking to a...

November 05, 2020 6:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
05 Nov
International Student Career Conference

As International students one of our most asked questions personally is now that I have graduated, what next? What do I do? Where should I go for work? How...

November 05, 2020 6:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
05 Nov
Miriam Lies Movie Screening

Please Note: Due to COVID-19, we will be screening all of the films via digital platforms (Vimeo or the film distributor's website) for the FALL 2020...

November 05, 2020 6:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
05 Nov
Cathedral

Learn about budgeting, terms, repayment strategies, loan forgiveness programs and new repayment guidelines (due to the COVID-19 economy). As a result of...

November 05, 2020 6:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
05 Nov
Art, Identity, and Activism With Jasmine Cho: An Interactive Cookie Art Workshop

The Pitt Global Hub and Asian Studies Center present Art, Identity, and Activism with Jasmine Cho: An Interactive Cookie Art Workshop as part of...

November 05, 2020 6:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
05 Nov
Get Hooked on Crochet: A Beginner's Crocheting Class

Always been interested in crocheting but didn't know where to start? Want to learn how to make a simple, cute cowl scarf just in time for fall? Join Pitt...

November 05, 2020 7:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
05 Nov
Family Feud Game Board

Join Tri-Beta Honor Society and watch as we host a fun evening of "Family Feud," pitting your favorite Science faculty against each other. A survey of...

November 05, 2020 7:00 p.m.
05 Nov
Pitt-Johnstown Program Board:  Slam Poetry featuring Asia Samson

Since 2009, The Asia Project has toured over 600 colleges with an acoustic music poetry act that has amazed audiences all over the country. On the microphone...

November 05, 2020 7:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
05 Nov
Zumba Class

Come join a fun night of dancing while also getting your daily exercise in! Zumba is an exercise fitness program that allows you to dance to great music and...

November 05, 2020 7:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
05 Nov
Global Candy Shop

Take your taste buds on a trip around the world and learn more about the ingredients, design, and creation of different international sweets. At the end...

November 05, 2020 8:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
05 Nov
K-Pop/FRESA Showcase

The Asian Studies Center is partnering with Pitt student group FRESA (Fresh Entertainment by Student Artists) for a virtual evening of music, film, and dance...

November 05, 2020 8:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Thursday, November 5