Events Calendar

Thursday, February 27

27 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...

27 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,...

27 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...

27 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 27, 2020 9:00 a.m.
27 Feb
Colloquium with VP Nguyen

Join us as VP Nguyen, Research Scientist at University of Colorado Boulder, presents "Wireless and Wearable Cyber-Physical Systems for Monitoring Human...

February 27, 2020 10:00 a.m.
27 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...

27 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...

27 Feb
Qualtrics Next Steps: Do More with Online Surveys

For staff who are interested in taking their skills using Pitt’s Online Survey System (Qualtrics) to the next level. Participants in this hands-on session...

February 27, 2020 10:00 a.m.
27 Feb
Molecular Biophysics/Structural Biology Seminar:  Using Nanopores to Watch Enzymes at Work

Jens Gundlach, Ph.D., Professor, Department of Physics, University of Washington,

February 27, 2020 11:00 a.m.
27 Feb
Pitt BioE Day 2020

Pitt BMES and Pitt Bioengineering are proud to announce the eighth annual BioE Day! This event is designed to foster collaboration with industry partners and...

February 27, 2020 11:00 a.m.
27 Feb
Pitt-Greensburg: Visual Arts Society (VAS) Meeting

Join the Pitt-Greensburg Visual Arts Society (VAS) for their bi-weekly meeting!

February 27, 2020 11:45 a.m.
27 Feb
Putting Pittsburgh Histories on the Map Datathon

You are invited to explore the historical photographs in the library’s archives during our Putting Pittsburgh Histories on the Map: A ULS Digital Collections...

27 Feb
Denial and Free Indirect Discourse in the Nineteenth-Century Novel

The Humanities Center welcomes Allen MacDuffie (UT-Austin, English) for a colloquium. His respondents will be Gayle Rogers (English) and Amy Murray Twyning...

February 27, 2020 12:30 p.m.
27 Feb
Dr. Sophia Rosenfeld

Pundits everywhere claim that, in the age of Trump and Brexit, political life no longer depends on any shared sense of truth. This talk will consider the...

February 27, 2020 12:30 p.m.
27 Feb
Infographics: Sharing Information Visually

Make your raw data more appealing and consumable with infographics. In this class, you'll learn what infographics are and how they can make data easier to...

27 Feb
Preventing Cheating and Plagiarism

One national study conducted by the Academic Integrity Center at Duke University suggests that 3 in 4 college students cheat. And cheating is more likely...

February 27, 2020 1:00 p.m.
27 Feb
Alec Karakatsanis

Join the Johnson Institute for Responsible Leadership in welcoming Alec Karakatsanis for a presentation and signing of his new book Usual Cruelty: The...

February 27, 2020 1:30 p.m.
27 Feb
ETD Workshop

Learn how to format your thesis or dissertation using the University’s Microsoft Word template. We’ll also cover converting the finished Word document to PDF...

February 27, 2020 2:00 p.m.
27 Feb
African American Alumni Council Presents Black to the Future Ceremonial Time Capsule Burial

This event will mark a ceremonial movement of the past 50 years of black student activism as part of the ongoing transformation at the University of Pittsburgh.

February 27, 2020 3:00 p.m.
27 Feb
Coffee with Business Ethics Professor CB Bhattacharya

The author of several books on corporate social responsibility, Prof. Bhattacharya teaches Katz business students to leverage “intangible assets” like social...

February 27, 2020 3:00 p.m.
27 Feb
Never a Spectator: A Civic Engagement Forum

Join us for a night of networking with Pittsburgh's elite from nonprofits, government and politics, foundations, and the business sector while discussing...

February 27, 2020 4:00 p.m.
27 Feb
Postcolonial Socialisms in Africa

A live interview with Priya Lal (Boston College)

February 27, 2020 4:00 p.m.
27 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 27, 2020 5:00 p.m.
27 Feb
Interested in Graduate Business School?

Join current students, faculty, and staff at the Katz Graduate School of Business Master of Science Programs Business Briefs to learn about trending topics...

February 27, 2020 6:00 p.m.
27 Feb
Reading Justin Phillip Reed

Poets Simone White and Tongo Eisen-Martin, poet & performance artist Jaamil Kosoko present responses to CAAPP Fellow Justin Phillip Reed's forthcoming book...

February 27, 2020 6:30 p.m.
27 Feb
Reading Justin Phillip Reed with Poetry and Performance

2018 National Book Award-winning poet Justin Phillip Reed will be joined by poets and performers, Tongo Eisen-Martin, Simone White, and Jaamil Olawale...

27 Feb
Julie Murphy & Alessandra Balzer: An Evening about Young Adult Writing and Publishing

Julie Murphy is the New York Times bestselling author of the young adult books Side Effects May Vary, Dumplin’, Ramona Blue, and Puddin’. Dumplin’ was...

February 27, 2020 7:30 p.m.
27 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 27, 2020 8:00 p.m.
27 Feb
Ashlee Haze at the microphone

The Pitt-Greensburg Diversity Student Coalition welcomes Ashlee Haze, poet and spoken-word artist as the keynote speaker at the campus’ annual Soul Food...

27 Feb
A Night at Zone 28

Come join Pitt Program Council for a fun night of laser tag, bowling, arcade games, and food! We'll be taking a trip to Zone 28 and for $5 you can destress...

February 27, 2020 9:30 p.m.

Thursday, February 27