Events Calendar

Wednesday, February 26

26 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...

26 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,...

26 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...

26 Feb
Chemical Hygiene and Formaldehyde Awareness Combo Training

Target Audience: Chemical Hygiene Training is required for employees working in University of Pittsburgh laboratories where chemicals are being...

February 26, 2020 8:30 a.m.
26 Feb
Black to the Future Art Exhibition

This exhibition will include works by visual artists-activists from the University and the community. Artists are welcomed to submit their art for display...

February 26, 2020 9:00 a.m.
26 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...

26 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...

26 Feb
GEO Data Mining & Pathway Enrichment Analysis w/ Open Access Tools

This is a 4-hour workshop. The morning session (10am - 12pm) provides a brief overview of bioinformatics concepts and software used for interpreting a gene...

26 Feb
Introduction to Canvas | Part 3

Assignments, Quizzes, and Grading How can Canvas, Pitt's new learning management system, help you assess your students both online and off? This training...

February 26, 2020 10:00 a.m.
26 Feb
Fair Use: An Introduction

Are you curious about what exactly fair use is? Have you ever wondered how you can use an image in your academic work even if the author won't give you...

February 26, 2020 11:00 a.m.
26 Feb
Artful Wednesdays: Hip Hop Orchestra & Get Down Gang

This Hip Hop dance show performs to the amazing all-acoustic Hip Hop Orchestra. What a way to end Artful Wednesdays this year! Free lunch! No need to sign...

February 26, 2020 12:00 p.m.
26 Feb
Black to the Future Lecture with Alisha Wormsley

The open lecture will feature Alisha Wormsley, an interdisciplinary artist and cultural producer, as she discusses ancient futurism, black witches (womxn),...

February 26, 2020 12:00 p.m.
26 Feb
Critical Care Grand Rounds with Ariane Lewis, MD

Ariane Lewis, MD will present "Controversial aspects of brain death determination" at Grand Rounds for the Department of Critical Care Medicine. She is...

February 26, 2020 12:00 p.m.
26 Feb
ECE Graduate Seminar - Professor Cara Stepp

The overarching goal of my research program is to elucidate the underlying sensorimotor physiology behind communication disorders in order to improve their...

February 26, 2020 12:00 p.m.
26 Feb
Marita Garrett

Join us for our 2020 Roscoe Robinson Jr. Memorial Lecture Series, featuring Marita Garrett. Garrett, the current mayor of Wilkinsburg, will speak about...

February 26, 2020 12:00 p.m.
26 Feb
Laser Cutter and Adobe Illustrator with The Open Lab @ Hillman

During this interactive workshop, you will learn how to: use Adobe Illustrator to create a 2D digital design, safely use the Epilog Zing laser to cut and...

February 26, 2020 12:00 p.m.
26 Feb
Local Lit

Join us for readings by local authors, storytellers, and poets!

February 26, 2020 12:00 p.m.
26 Feb
female job seeker waiting while employer reviews resume

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

26 Feb
Cathedral

A Critical Assessment of Sampling Biases in Geometric Morphometric Analysis, The Case of Homo erectus

26 Feb
Visual Analytics: Getting Started with Data-Informed Decision Making

The University generates large volumes of data that can be used to improve the operations and administration of teams—both large and small. This workshop...

February 26, 2020 1:30 p.m.
26 Feb
Hillman Library Equipment Workshop

This workshop will cover best practices when using borrowed camera and lighting equipment from the Hillman Equipment Room. We will discuss how to choose the...

February 26, 2020 3:00 p.m.
26 Feb
Between Visual and Legal Storytelling in and Anti-Dam Movement: Conflict Ecologies, Environmental Justice and the Case of the Narmada Bachao Andolan in India

The Environmental Humanities welcome Sri Chatterjee (English) for a colloquium to discuss her written work. There will be a prepared response by Abigail Own...

February 26, 2020 4:30 p.m.
26 Feb
Row of houses on a street

Are you a student interested in living off-campus? Do you currently rent in Oakland and have questions about your rights as a tenant? If yes, then the tenant...

February 26, 2020 5:00 p.m.
26 Feb
Equipoise Welcome Reception

The Equipoise Pitt Community welcomes all to partake in food, fine art, and fellowship as we prepare to be enthralled by the masterful avery r. young and the...

February 26, 2020 5:30 p.m.
26 Feb
Gabby Smith

The Mountain Cats host PSAC rival Seton Hill University.

February 26, 2020 5:30 p.m.
26 Feb
Avery R. Young Speaks on His New Visual Poetry Book Neckbone

A mastermind in a new language of poetry, that engages and challenges readers to see beyond the traditional spaces poems are shaped and exist, Young’s...

February 26, 2020 6:00 p.m.
26 Feb
Study Break for Success

Pledge to finish that paper or project you've been putting off! The study break will feature access to academic resources and self-care activities!

February 26, 2020 6:00 p.m.
26 Feb
Avery R. Young and De Beacon Board Present Tubman

Young marinates social commentary in gospel, blues and funk to create a salty concoction he calls sousefunk. His band, de deacon board, channels Gil Scott...

February 26, 2020 7:00 p.m.
26 Feb
Coach Rukavina

The Mountain Cats host PSAC rival SHU.

February 26, 2020 7:30 p.m.
26 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 26, 2020 8:00 p.m.
26 Feb
University of Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra

Free - Pitt's Orchestra performs Stravinsky’s Symphonies of Wind Instruments, Judith Weir’s Winter Song (2006), and Beethoven’s Symphony No. 4.

February 26, 2020 8:00 p.m.

Wednesday, February 26