Events Calendar

Thursday, February 20

20 Feb
Exhibit: African American Poetry

A curated display of modern African-American poetry and related items. This contemporary, circulating collection is part of the relationship between the ULS...

20 Feb
Fysshynge Wyth an Angle

“Give me mine Angle, we’ll to the ‘River,” Berners, Shakespeare, Foster, & Rinehart: Four Views of Fysshynge wyth an Angle, 15th Century-20th Century,...

20 Feb
Oh the Horror! Movie Posters Starring in the George A. Romero Archival Collection

George Andrew Romero (February 4, 1940 – July 16, 2017) was an American-Canadian filmmaker, writer, and editor. He was born in the Bronx and eventually came...

20 Feb
Understanding Forgiveness: Life Solutions Webinar

Most of us know that internalizing anger, resentment, and grudges creates a negative impact on wellbeing. While many of us want to release negative feelings...

February 20, 2020
20 Feb
Pitt-Greensburg student athletes

Student-athletes who earned a 3.0 or higher GPA during the previous semester will be recognized for their outstanding academic achievement at the annual...

20 Feb
Talent Center Education Session for Department Admins – All Job types

This instructor-led session will give you a detailed overview on Pitt's new talent acquisition platform, Talent Center, from the comfort of your desk. The...

20 Feb
Strategic Planning Focus Group on Collaboration/Partnerships

Progress never comes from standing still and your ideas about the future of the University matter. Join a focus group to share your thoughts about the next...

February 20, 2020 9:30 a.m.
20 Feb
Colloquium with Sibin Mohan

Join us as Sibin Mohan, Research Assistant Professor, presents "How Security and Resiliency Intersect in Cyber-Physical Systems." This talk will provide an...

February 20, 2020 10:00 a.m.
20 Feb
Dissertation Defense: Jonathan D. Young

"Deep Learning for Causal Structure Learning Applied to Cancer Pathway Discovery" Intelligent Systems Program Committee: Xinghua Lu Gregory Cooper Vanathi...

20 Feb
Exhibition - "Mary Ether McAuley: Behind the German Lines"

In the early 20th century, Mary Ethel McAuley’s name was regularly in newspapers and on exhibition rosters. but she has been nearly forgotten today. Mary...

20 Feb
Exhibition - "Three Artists (Three Women)"

Three Artists (Three Women) examines the work of three current AAP artists: Tina Williams Brewer, Sheila Cuellar-Shaffer, and Fran Gialamas. These artists...

20 Feb
Some Assembly Reprocessed (Exhibition and Open Rehearsal)

The Pittsburgh-based dance company Attack Theatre teams up with French choreographer and researcher Sarah Fdili Alaoui for an interactive artistic exchange...

February 20, 2020 10:00 a.m.
20 Feb
Version Control

In this coffee break, learn the basics of version control and how it helps keep your work safe and reliable. We’ll cover how Github, Google Drive, and Box...

20 Feb
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...

20 Feb
Pitt-Greensburg: University of Pittsburgh Spring Career Fair

The Pitt-Greensburg Career Services department works in collaboration with various regional consortiums and schools to provide job and internship...

20 Feb
Spring Career Fair - Liberal Arts, Sciences and Business Majors

Meet with representatives from local, regional and national corporations, government and non-profit agencies to learn about internship and employment...

February 20, 2020 11:00 a.m.
20 Feb
Calling All Changemakers

Our deeply interconnected world poses unique challenges: issues that affect communities of all sizes, in places around the globe. And more than ever, we need...

February 20, 2020 12:00 p.m.
20 Feb
Digitally Detecting Plagiarism

The Clinical and Translational Science Institute's (CTSI) Responsible Conduct of Research (RCR) Center offers workshops as a resource for researchers and...

20 Feb
Staff Council TALKS " Flexible Work Arrangements at Pitt"

Did you hear? Flexible work arrangements for staff at Pitt, such as flexible work schedule, compressed week, telecommuting, and job sharing, do exist!...

February 20, 2020 12:00 p.m.
20 Feb
Strategic Planning Focus Group on Health/Wellness

Progress never comes from standing still and your ideas about the future of the University matter. Join a focus group to share your thoughts about the next...

February 20, 2020 12:00 p.m.
20 Feb
Integrating Technologies in Dance: Methods, Creations and Critical Reflections

The Humanities Center welcomes Sarah Fdili Alaoui (Université Paris-Saclay, Laboratoire de Recherche en Informatique) for a colloquium. With Responses from...

February 20, 2020 12:30 p.m.
20 Feb
Faculty and Staff Info Sessions at the CEC

University of Pittsburgh Faculty and Staff are invited to learn about engaging their teaching and research with the community through Pitt’s Community...

February 20, 2020 1:00 p.m.
20 Feb
Introduction to Canvas

Welcome to Canvas, Pitt's new learning management system! This three-hour long training will get you up and running in Canvas in a single session. We will...

February 20, 2020 1:00 p.m.
20 Feb
Vinyl Making with The Open Lab @ Hillman

In this hands-on workshop, participants learn to create vinyl stickers or other precisely cut items using Silhouette Studio software and a Silhouette Cameo 3...

February 20, 2020 1:00 p.m.
20 Feb
Objects and Values of Labor in Socialist Hungary

A live interview with Martha Lampland (UC San Diego).

February 20, 2020 2:00 p.m.
20 Feb
Strategic Planning Focus Group on Data/Analytics

Progress never comes from standing still and your ideas about the future of the University matter. Join a focus group to share your thoughts about the next...

February 20, 2020 2:00 p.m.
20 Feb
DocuSign Next Steps: Enhancing Digital Agreements

Increase your DocuSign skills to take your digital business a step further. Learn conditional logic, custom fields, reporting, and more in this workshop for...

February 20, 2020 2:30 p.m.
20 Feb
Dr. Thomas Muir - Painting Chromatin with Synthetic Protein Chemistry

Colloquium Dr. Thomas Muir Princeton University

February 20, 2020 2:30 p.m.
20 Feb
Pitt Law Academy

This speaker series on lawyers’ roles will provide students, at the beginning of their law school careers, with exposure to and understanding of the variety...

20 Feb
Black History Month Dinner

Explore the diaspora from bitter to sweet, unpack the history and flavors in between.​

February 20, 2020 5:00 p.m.
20 Feb
Pittsburgh Film and Media Colloquium - The Poiesis of Cinematic Allusionism: Exploring Audiovisual Intertextuality in the Video Essay

Lecture by Catherine Grant Catherine Grant is Professor Digital Media and Screen Studies at Birkbeck, University of London, where she teaches and researches...

February 20, 2020 5:30 p.m.
20 Feb
Some Assembly Reprocessed (Performances)

The Pittsburgh-based dance company Attack Theatre teams up with French choreographer and researcher Sarah Fdili Alaoui for an interactive artistic exchange...

February 20, 2020 5:30 p.m.
20 Feb
Pitt-Greensburg alumni and students seated at table for Professional Impressions dinner.

The Office of Alumni Relations and Career Services are partnering to host Professional Impressions, an event in which alumni return to campus to share...

20 Feb
Pitt-Greensburg: Written/Spoken Series presents Sarah Elaine Smith and Dave Newman

Pitt-Greensburg's Written/Spoken Series welcomes acclaimed fiction authors Sarah Elaine Smith and Dave Newman, who will read from their work at this event...

February 20, 2020 7:00 p.m.
20 Feb
TESSA Talks

Discussion for students, by students. Technology - Education - Science - Society - Art Every other Thursday, with pizza! Interdisciplinary discussions...

February 20, 2020 7:00 p.m.
20 Feb
Julie Murphy and Alessandra Balzer: An Evening about Young Adult Writing and Publishing, moderated by Siobhan Vivian

Pittsburgh Contemporary Writers Series presents a panel on young adult writing and publishing with author Julie Murphy and publisher Alessandra...

February 20, 2020 7:30 p.m.
20 Feb
Appropriate

Every estranged member of the Lafayette clan has descended upon the crumbling Arkansas homestead to settle the accounts of the newly-dead patriarch. As his...

February 20, 2020 8:00 p.m.
20 Feb
photo of Center for Creativity Open Mic crowd

Bring your talent. Bring a friend. Bring it on. We provide a stage, a mic, and a supportive environment, whether you're an experienced performer or a...

February 20, 2020 8:30 p.m.

Thursday, February 20