Events Calendar

Friday, November 6

06 Nov
First Step: Mechanics of Starting a Small Business

Thinking of starting a small business? Begin exploring the size of your market and what marketing tools you'll need to attract customers, learn about...

November 06, 2020
Virtual Event
06 Nov
Global Health and Climate Change Mini Course

This course uses the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to highlight the multi-faceted field of global health. The SDGs address everything...

November 06, 2020
Virtual Event
06 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 06, 2020 12:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
06 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...

06 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 06, 2020
Virtual Event
06 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...

06 Nov
Cathedral

UPMC Telehealth Grand Rounds This course outlines how telehealth can improve accessibility of healthcare and provides several case studies examples which...

November 06, 2020 7:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
06 Nov
Be Fit Pitt Workout: Awakening Morning Yoga

Be Fit Pitt powered by the Healthy Lifestyle Institute morning workout with the Be Fit Pitt Team. Expect 45 minutes of practice designed to get you moving...

November 06, 2020 7:15 a.m.
Virtual Event
06 Nov
Archana Bandi, MBBS, MD

This lecture is part of the Endocrine University-Wide Conference series. This week's speaker is Archana Bandi, MBBS, MD. By the end of the lecture, the...

November 06, 2020 8:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
06 Nov
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...

November 06, 2020 8:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
06 Nov
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...

November 06, 2020 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
06 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 06, 2020 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
06 Nov
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...

November 06, 2020 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
06 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 06, 2020 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
06 Nov
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...

November 06, 2020 10:00 a.m.
06 Nov
PowerPoint for Conference Posters

This class focuses on the design and printing phase of presenting a poster. In this hands-on workshop, you will see poster examples, create a poster using...

November 06, 2020 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
06 Nov
Strength and Stretch Yoga

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

November 06, 2020 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
06 Nov
Global Competence Certificate Celebration & Networking Event

Since the 2018 debut of the Global Competence Certificate Program (a series of the Faculty & Staff Development Program at Pitt), two cohorts of faculty/staff...

November 06, 2020 10:30 a.m.
Virtual Event
06 Nov
Cathedral

Computational Biology Graduate Program PhD Defense: Development and Applications of Quantitative Systems Pharmacology Methods and Tools for Drug...

November 06, 2020 11:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
06 Nov
Pitt-Greensburg General Meeting of Active Minds

Join the Pitt-Greensburg Active Minds group for their general meeting. Help plan event for the semester to promote conversations about mental health and...

November 06, 2020 11:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
06 Nov
Children's Author and Illustrator Lindsay Barrett George

Award-winning children's author and illustrator, Lindsay Barrett George, widely recognized for her striking illustrations of animals, birds, and fish who...

November 06, 2020 11:30 a.m.
Virtual Event
06 Nov
Post-Election Virtual Support: Life Solutions Webinar

For many Americans, the post-election season tends to be a difficult time. In the aftermath of the upcoming election, it is expected that some of us will...

November 06, 2020 11:30 a.m.
Virtual Event
06 Nov
Alcohol and Stress, and the Neurobiology of Alcohol and Drug Addiction

The Department of Psychiatry is honored to welcome George Koob, MD, PhD, Director of the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, as our speaker...

November 06, 2020 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
06 Nov
Communication between Brain Networks: Inhibition, Context, and Information

Caroline A. Runyan, PhD, assistant professor of neuroscience, Dietrich School of Arts and Sciences, will present the next Senior Vice Chancellor’s Research...

November 06, 2020 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
06 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 06, 2020 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
06 Nov
GI Research Rounds: Materials & Structure for Edible Electronic Medical Devices: Past, Present, and Future

Speaker: Christopher J. Bettinger, PhD - Professor, Depts. of Biomedical Engineering & Materials Science - Carnegie Mellon University

November 06, 2020 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
06 Nov
Post-Election Town Hall

The Pitt Law Office of Equity & Inclusive Excellence (OEIE) will host a virtual town hall discussion with the members of the Pitt Law community to talk about...

November 06, 2020 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
06 Nov
Staff Council TalksLife Solutions Faculty & Staff Assistance and Health Coaching:

Valuable Resources During Difficult Times There are many free resources available to you to help you in reaching your wellness goals, or with handling...

November 06, 2020 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
06 Nov
Cathedral

Ghayda (“Rayda”) Mirzaa, M.D. Associate Professor, Department of Pediatrics, University of Washington Principal Investigator, Center for Integrative Brain...

November 06, 2020 12:10 p.m.
Virtual Event
06 Nov
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...

November 06, 2020 12:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
06 Nov
 Emily Guerriero, MPAS, PA-C

Emily Guerriero, MPAS, PA-C, founder of the Western Pennsylvania Chapter of Brain Aneurysm and AVM Support Group, will discuss how group support can help...

November 06, 2020 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
06 Nov
EOH Seminar

Graduate School of Public Health | Department of Environmental and Occupational Health presents: Persistence of Respiratory Viruses within different...

November 06, 2020 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
06 Nov
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...

November 06, 2020 1:00 p.m.
06 Nov
Global Company Tour

Join the Study Abroad Office and the Career Center for a Global Company Tour. You will have the opportunity to meet with four recruiters from companies and...

November 06, 2020 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
06 Nov
OIS Symposium

The Symposium is open to all department administrators, faculty, and staff who work with OIS. This year’s Symposium will cover topics including: current U.S....

November 06, 2020 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
06 Nov
Kevin Jarbo

Clearing the Air: Understanding Stereotype Threat Effects on Student Decision Making

November 06, 2020 1:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
06 Nov
GIS and the Ghost Map

In this hands-on online workshop participants will use easy to understand spatial statistics to explore historical data on a cholera epidemic that occurred...

November 06, 2020 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
06 Nov
Grading with Canvas Part 1: Using the SpeedGrader

As an instructor, SpeedGrader allows you to view and grade student assignment submissions in one place. This webinar will take a detailed look at the tools...

November 06, 2020 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
06 Nov
Pitt Honors Cross Boundaries: Forge Your Path

Join the Pitt Honors Global and Experiential team for a discussion on the creating your own unique Pitt Honors experience. Pitt has many opportunities...

November 06, 2020 3:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
06 Nov
Sarah Kennedy Dissertation Defense

Sarah Kennedy, Ph.D. candidate in the Anthropology Department, will be defending her dissertation entitled, "Marginalized Labor in Colonial Silver Refining:...

November 06, 2020 3:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
06 Nov
German Campus Weeks 2020 -- Diversity in Germany

Student Project Showcase and Awards: Students from Beginning and Intermediate German Courses at Pitt.

November 06, 2020 3:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
06 Nov
CDC NIOSH’s Response to PPE Challenges During COVID-19

Designated as a Public Health Grand Rounds event. As part of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)’s National Institute for Occupational...

November 06, 2020 4:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
06 Nov
Connect Virtual Happy Hour

You will receive the Zoom meeting information via email once you register. This is to prevent Zoom bombing.

November 06, 2020 4:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
06 Nov
Panoramas Roundtable: The Venezuelan Migrant and Refugee Crisis

Join us on Friday, November 6, 2020 at 4:15 pm EST to discuss our featured article: The Venezuelan Migrant and Refugee Crisis: Bringing Attention to the...

November 06, 2020 4:15 p.m.
Virtual Event
06 Nov
Global Entrepreneurship Week

Be a part of the world's largest celebration of innovators and job creators who launch startups and bring ideas to life during this week's Global...

November 06, 2020 5:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
06 Nov
The Money Table Graduate Student Investor Competition

Startup companies are a dime a dozen. Think you've got what it takes to pick a winner? Introducing The Money Table, the competition where you are the angel...

November 06, 2020 5:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
06 Nov
Mountains in the mist

The Christian Fellowship Club (CFC) invites interested students to its General Meeting. Discuss Christianity, watch faith-related videos, and just hang out....

November 06, 2020 6:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
06 Nov
"Reminisicing Eminence"

The University of Pittsburgh will celebrate its 50th annual Pitt Jazz Seminar and Concert online Nov. 2 through 7 — with a performance by national artists, a...

November 06, 2020 7:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
06 Nov
photo of film projector

Make some popcorn, grab your favorite beverage, and join us for a live Zoom screening of our One Minute Film Festival submissions, along with a Q&A from some...

November 06, 2020 7:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
06 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 06, 2020 8:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
06 Nov
Global Trivia with Lexie Limitless

Join Pitt Program Council for Global Trivia with Lexie Limitless. Lexie Limitless (a.k.a) Lexie Alford is the youngest person to travel to every country in...

November 06, 2020 8:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
06 Nov
Collage of Super Hero emblems

Join Nerdfighters for the general meeting. Help plan events and stay up-to-date on what is coming next. Share your idea and interests!

November 06, 2020 9:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
06 Nov
Pitt-Johnstown Campus Activities and Engagement presents: ESports Tournament  NBA 2K21

Four hundred dollars ($400) in prize money is on the line for this month's Esports tournament! More details and registration link to come!

November 06, 2020 9:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

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