Events Calendar

Wednesday, October 20

20 Oct
10-Day Cybersecurity Challenge

Cybersecurity Horror Story October 18- Halloween Will you survive long enough to make it to the finale? Complete all 10 challenges and you could win big....

October 20, 2021
Virtual Event
20 Oct
Art for August

Art for August is a new initiative by August Wilson House to support local artists by commissioning original work that celebrates the legacy of the Pulitzer...

October 20, 2021
20 Oct
Cathedral

This virtual exhibition of art-science works by internationally recognized artists opened March 1. Situating contemporary genetics within a spectrum of past,...

October 20, 2021
Virtual Event
20 Oct
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Today's team doesn't always work in the same office or even the same country. This session provides interactive activities that will show participants how to...

October 20, 2021
Virtual Event
20 Oct
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The MHAM 2021 Wellness Passport, a "pop-up" badge on the OCC website, is a guided interactive program meant to encourage self-care, promote mental health...

20 Oct
Mental Health in all Mediums

Our minds are complex. Putting our emotions, thoughts, feelings, and experiences into words can be intimidating. There is beauty in the complexities of our...

October 20, 2021
Virtual Event
20 Oct
photo of a dark figure emerging from a foggy forest

Tell your tale of terror… in just 60 seconds. The tools of filmmaking have never been more accessible; most of us carry a high-quality video camera in our...

October 20, 2021
20 Oct
Lynch Hall at Pitt-Greensburg

Join us on select Wednesdays and Saturdays for an admissions information session, and a walking-campus tour. Register for these sessions, which usually run...

October 20, 2021
20 Oct
A student volunteering during Fall into the Streets

Pitt-Greensburg's annual Fall Into the Streets will run from Monday, October 18 through Friday, October 22--and there are plenty of opportunities to...

October 20, 2021
20 Oct
Students walking on campus

Take a one-hour walking tour with a Pitt-Greensburg student around campus. You'll get an overview of residence halls, academic buildings, and recreational...

October 20, 2021
20 Oct
Young woman working on a computer

Daily virtual visits are offered Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. Evening virtual visits are offered Monday through Thursday from 8 p.m. to...

October 20, 2021
Virtual Event
20 Oct
Pitt-Johnstown Student Government Presents: Panther Football Tickets and Transportation v Clemson

Pitt-Johnstown Student Government presents: Panther Football Tickets and Transportation for Saturday, October 23, 2021 v Clemson! It's that time to fill...

October 20, 2021
20 Oct
Panther Rehab Rounds

Join the Department of PM&R for an invited lecture in the field of physical medicine and rehabilitation. Topics will be of interest to our Residents,...

October 20, 2021 7:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
20 Oct
Morning "Zoomies" Workouts with Steph Allison Owner of Vibe Fitness

Steph will be mixing it up each day Monday-Friday with different classes such as Yoga, Barre, Kickboxing, and Zumba. Classes are open to anyone and any...

October 20, 2021 8:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
20 Oct
Orientation to Research Fundamentals (ORF)

The University of Pittsburgh Clinical and Translational Science Institute's (CTSI) Orientation to Research Fundamentals (ORF) Program is an intensive and...

October 20, 2021 8:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
20 Oct
Racism and its Implications for Clinical Research: A Workshop to Promote Understanding and Action

Medicine and clinical research have a long history of racism. Working to change systems and structures to eliminate systemic racism in clinical research...

October 20, 2021 9:30 a.m.
Virtual Event
20 Oct
Copyright for Scholarly Authors

Want to learn what rights you have to control your work, the significance of signing a publication agreement, and how to easily authorize others to use your...

October 20, 2021 11:00 a.m.
20 Oct
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Join the GreenPath team to learn about the finance and debt management coaching services available. The University of Pittsburgh is collaborating with TIAA...

October 20, 2021 11:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
20 Oct
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Purchase, Pay & Travel is pleased to announce a new virtual Return to Travel Series. The goal of this virtual series is to provide information and resources...

October 20, 2021 11:30 a.m.
Virtual Event
20 Oct
Cleaning and Linking Data with OpenRefine

Before analysis, comes the messy work of evaluating, cleaning, and transforming data. This hands-on workshop will introduce a powerful, free tool to get the...

20 Oct
Critical Care Medicine Grand Rounds

"Artificial Intelligence in Acute Care Medicine" Please join the Department of Critical Care Medicine for Grand Rounds presented by Azra Bihorac, MD, MS,...

October 20, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
20 Oct
Cybersecurity Speaker Series logo

#BeCyberSmart Cybersecurity Speaker Series This presentation will provide an overview of the definition, prevalence, and mental health impacts of youth...

October 20, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
20 Oct
Functional Genomics in Cardiovascular Disease: from Coding to Non-coding Genome

Presented by: Hongchao Guo, PhD Instructor Cardiovascular Institute Stanford University --- This lecture is part of the Research Conference Series,...

October 20, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
20 Oct
IBD Rounds

Weekly IBD case discussions. Led by Jeffrey Dueker, MD, other IBD GI specialists, and GI fellows.

October 20, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
20 Oct
IDM Seminar Series - “Modeling the B.1.526 (Iota) SARS-CoV-2 Variant: Transmissibility, Immune Escape, and Disease Severity”

Wan Yang, PhD Assistant Professor Department of Epidemiology Mailman School of Public Health Columbia University Dr. Yang's research combines health data,...

October 20, 2021 12:00 p.m.
20 Oct
Staff Council General Meeting

Please join us for our virtual October general meeting. All Pitt Staff are welcome! If you have questions please feel free to email us at staffcouncil@pitt.edu.

October 20, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
20 Oct
Command Line Basics

This will be a flipped class – a prerecorded video and a hands-on workshop – which will cover the basics of command-line skills for data analysis. During...

October 20, 2021 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
20 Oct
Developing a Diversity Statement

A diversity statement articulates concisely your values, experiences, and commitments to equity, inclusion, and diversity. Similar to a teaching philosophy,...

October 20, 2021 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
20 Oct
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The purpose of the Diabetes Research Journal Club is to discuss current literature in the area of Diabetes, bringing us all up to date with current issues in...

October 20, 2021 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
20 Oct
Cathedral

Molecular Genetics and Developmental Biology Graduate Program PhD Defense: Global and transcription-coupled repair of 8 oxoguanine is initiated by nucleotide...

October 20, 2021 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
20 Oct
MQE Career Panel with Young Professionals in Economics and Data Science

The MS in Quantitative Economics program hosts weekly Career Chats with industry leaders in the fields of economics and data science hosted by the...

October 20, 2021 1:30 p.m.
20 Oct
Cathedral of Learning

The Udall Scholarship provides money to support students working on projects related to the environment or Native American issues. Zoom registration or visit...

October 20, 2021 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
20 Oct
UWSWPA Affinity Groups Virtual Information Session

Join Dean Betsy Farmer, 2021-22 United Way Women's Leadership Council Chair and Molly Allwein, UWSWPA Bridges Society Leadership Member for an information...

October 20, 2021 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
20 Oct
Dr. Wayne Soon

By examining two case studies on how the Chinese diaspora came to shape biomedicine in China and Taiwan from 1937 to 1970, this talk makes the case for a new...

October 20, 2021 3:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
20 Oct
Pitt PACC Meeting: Xing Wang ( Mainz University)

SCET at Sub-Leading Power: Higgs Amplitudes Induced by Light Quarks as an Example Abstract: Leading power soft-collinear effective theory (SCET) has a lot...

October 20, 2021 3:00 p.m.
20 Oct
GI Grand Rounds:  Case Presentation

Speaker: Nelson Valentin, MD - UPMC GI Fellow, Year II

October 20, 2021 5:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
20 Oct
MSTP October Workshop

Topic: Mental Health & Mindfulness Leader: Gabby Gilmer Through our monthly MSTP workshops, we seek to broaden our physician-scientist training to cover...

October 20, 2021 5:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
20 Oct
Women of Visions Celebrating 40 Years

On October 20, 2021, the University Art Gallery will host an opening reception for an exhibition celebrating the 40th anniversary of Women of Visions, a...

October 20, 2021 5:30 p.m.
20 Oct
Adobe + Amazon Design Creative Jam

Work with a friend, learn something new, and improve your digital literacy with Amazon Design and Adobe. Compete with hundreds of talented college students...

October 20, 2021 6:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
20 Oct
The First Step: Media Careers for All Majors

Majoring in English, Communications, or Media Studies? Curious as to what opportunities are available for you upon graduation? Come hear from local...

October 20, 2021 6:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
20 Oct
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The C4C and Pitt NAMI invite you to join us on Wednesday, Oct. 20, for Open Minds Open Mic, a performance showcase for Mental Health Awareness Month that...

October 20, 2021 7:00 p.m.
20 Oct
Westmoreland Diversity Coalition Logo feature two hands reaching up to a mass of multi-colored leaves

Please note that the Oct. 20 event has been canceled. Please join us on Nov. 3 when the series will resume with a discussion of the use of Native...

October 20, 2021 7:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
20 Oct
Somewhere

With almost all the insects gone, the world is beginning to fall apart as crops fail and people struggle to hold on to their ways of life. Cassandra and her...

October 20, 2021 8:00 p.m.

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