Events Calendar

Thursday, October 21

21 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 21, 2021
Virtual Event
21 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 21, 2021
21 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 21, 2021
Virtual Event
21 Oct
panther flag

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 21, 2021
Virtual Event
21 Oct
Student posing for a selfie with Roc.

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...

21 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 21, 2021
Virtual Event
21 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 21, 2021
21 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 21, 2021
21 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 21, 2021
21 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 21, 2021
Virtual Event
21 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 21, 2021
21 Oct
Pancreas & Biliary Rounds

PB case discussions with Dr. Dhiraj Yadav, Dr. Adam Slivka, and colleagues from the Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition and UPMC Pancreas...

October 21, 2021 7:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
21 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 21, 2021 8:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
21 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 21, 2021 8:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
21 Oct
Pediatric Grand Rounds: Fetal Surgery for Spina Bifida: A MOMS Update

Amy Houtrow, MD, PhD, MPH Professor and Vice-Chair, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, and of Pediatrics Vice-Chair for Quality,...

October 21, 2021 8:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
21 Oct
11th Annual AKI Symposium

A day of cross-campus research collaboration on acute kidney injury that includes keynote addresses by two national AKI experts. Azra Bihorac, MD, MS, from...

October 21, 2021 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
21 Oct
Digging Transatlantic Synergies Workshop

The archaeology departments at Newcastle University and the University of Pittsburgh will hold a virtual workshop entitled “Digging Transatlantic Synergies”....

October 21, 2021 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
21 Oct
BioRender Image

Do you have an upcoming deadline for a Grant? Want to get a head start on creating figures for your scholarship awards? This is a special webinar for...

October 21, 2021 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
21 Oct
Pitt Farmers Market

Pitt Farmer’s Markets take place each Thursday from 10:30am – 2:00pm. The market will open on Thursday, September 2 through our Harvest Festival on Thursday,...

October 21, 2021 10:30 a.m.
21 Oct
Molecular Biophysics/Structural Biology Seminar:   “Biophysical mechanisms driving the evolution of androgen specificity”

C. Denise Okafor, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Departments of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology and Chemistry, Penn State University, Hosted by Angela...

October 21, 2021 11:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
21 Oct
Cybersecurity Speaker Series logo

#BeCyberSmart Cybersecurity Speaker Series Disinformation, often know colloquially as “fake news,” has been around for over a century, but the contemporary...

October 21, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
21 Oct
Epi Seminar - ​​​​​​​Marnie Bertolet

Epi Seminar Marnie Bertolet, PhD Assistant Professor, Departments of Epidemiology, Biostatistics, and The Clinical and Translational Science Institute;...

October 21, 2021 12:00 p.m.
21 Oct
Getting Systematic About Systematic Reviews

You’ve heard of systematic reviews (SRs), but what are they? This class will describe this relatively new type of research study, point you to emerging...

October 21, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
21 Oct
Soviet Flower Power

A live interview with Juliane Furst, Leibniz Centre for Contemporary History Did you know that there were hippies in the USSR? There were. Faced with...

October 21, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
21 Oct
DocuSign Logo

Attend this introductory session to learn how to electronically send, sign, and manage documents using the University's eSignature Service (DocuSign).

October 21, 2021 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
21 Oct
Internal Transfer Information Session

Learn more about internal transfers to the traditional Bachelor of Science in Nursing program by joining us for a virtual information session. A brief...

October 21, 2021 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
21 Oct
photo of Vandercook SP15 proof press

Drop by the Text & conText Lab to meet our Vandercook proof press and learn the basics of printing on this exceptionally easy-to-use machine. The...

October 21, 2021 2:30 p.m.
21 Oct
Be A Good Neighbor Resident Resource & Tenant Townhall

Are you a student interested in living off-campus? Have questions about the lottery process? Do you currently rent in Oakland and want to know more about...

October 21, 2021 3:00 p.m.
21 Oct
Cathedral

This presentation will discuss the steps to apply for Graduate Financial Aid. Register here:...

October 21, 2021 3:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
21 Oct
bullseye with an arrow in the center, a briefcase and SHRS logo

Effectively communicate your clinical experience range and depth in preparing your resume – make your experiences stand out as a part of your applications!

October 21, 2021 3:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
21 Oct
Biostat Seminar: Shu Yang (NCSU) Continuous-time causal models with irregularly spaced longitudinal observations

Dr. Shu Yang Associate Professor Department of Statistics North Carolina State University Abstract: Structural Nested Models (SNMs) are useful for...

October 21, 2021 3:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
21 Oct
Bioengineering Graduate Seminar: Dr. Justin Pritchard

Using Stochastic Models of Cancer Evolution for Therapeutic Design Justin Pritchard, PhD Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering Department of...

October 21, 2021 4:00 p.m.
21 Oct
Pitt-Greensburg Oktoberfest

Stop by Chambers Lawn to enjoy special Oktoberfest treats. Festivities begin at 4 p.m. In addition to great traditional Oktoberfest food, be sure to enjoy...

October 21, 2021 4:00 p.m.
21 Oct
Big Idea Bootcamp

Learn the basics of startup creation and get the inside scoop on Big Idea Center competitions! Do you have an idea you’re itching to explore? Are you...

October 21, 2021 5:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
21 Oct
Religious Pluralism, Vaccine Resistance, and Civic Discourse

Robert Audi, PhD John A. O'Brien Professor of Philosophy University of Notre Dame Abstract: This presentation will address three problems. The first is how...

October 21, 2021 5:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
21 Oct
Jonathan Gal, MD, MBA, MS, FASA

Grand Rounds presented by: Jonathan Gal, MD, MBA, MS, FASA System Medical Director, Facility Revenue Integrity & Optimization, Mid-Revenue Cycle & Clinical...

October 21, 2021 5:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
21 Oct
The Hair in the Cable: A Year of Data and Society Event with Mimi Ọnụọha

Join us for a Year of Data and Society event with Mimi Ọnụọha. What are the quiet ideas packed within our protocols, data centers, and cables? This is a...

October 21, 2021 5:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
21 Oct
Virtual Diversity Book Club

Please join the Department of Medicine Office of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion another robust Virtual Diversity Book Club. Our book of choice this month...

October 21, 2021 6:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
21 Oct
Open Concepts with Leaders in Intersectional Public Health Equity

A place for any current or prospective student in Pitt Public Health to air grievances and bring up topics that are important to them. Come in, our doors are...

October 21, 2021 7:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
21 Oct
Reclaiming the Legacy

An Art for August x ULS Program Thursday, October 21, 2021 7:00 - 8:30 p.m. Click here to register. Join Amanda Awanjo, Pitt doctorial candidate, for a...

October 21, 2021 7:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
21 Oct
Intersectionality Round Table Series: Opening Conversations to Mental Health

FEM at Pitt and the Student Government Board D&I Committee will be holding a series of discussion-based workshops with student leaders on campus led by...

October 21, 2021 8:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
21 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 21, 2021 8:00 p.m.

Thursday, October 21