Events Calendar

Thursday, October 28

28 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 28, 2021
Virtual Event
28 Oct
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Imagine. Connect. Create. A free virtual event October 26–28 Join Adobe for an extraordinary virtual experience to find inspiration, connect with creatives...

October 28, 2021
Virtual Event
28 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 28, 2021
28 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 28, 2021
Virtual Event
28 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 28, 2021
Virtual Event
28 Oct
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Join an assembled group of researchers and research support staff sharing their experiences on getting started and adapting the LabArchives Notebook to their...

October 28, 2021
Virtual Event
28 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...

28 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 28, 2021
Virtual Event
28 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 28, 2021
28 Oct
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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 28, 2021
Virtual Event
28 Oct
Pitt-Johnstown Program Board Presents: The PUMPKIN HUNT

Get ready, Mountain Cats! The annual PUMPKIN HUNT is back and ready to go! The Pumpkin Hunt was started in fall of 2017 by a few students who wanted an...

October 28, 2021
28 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 28, 2021 7:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
28 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 28, 2021 8:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
28 Oct
Pediatric Grand Rounds: Intestinal Failure

Feras Alissa, MD Associate professor of pediatrics Intestinal failure is a challenging problem that affects children of different age group, treatment of...

October 28, 2021 8:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
28 Oct
Accelerated Second-Degree Information Session

Learn more about the Accelerated 2nd Degree BSN program by joining us for a virtual information session. A brief presentation will give details on admission...

October 28, 2021 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
28 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 28, 2021 10:30 a.m.
28 Oct
Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences Journal Club

EOH student Jessie Ann Klousnitzer will present the article: Design of stapled antimicrobial peptides that are stable, nontoxic and kill...

October 28, 2021 11:00 a.m.
28 Oct
I Stand With Immigrants Day of Action

The I Stand With Immigrants Initiative, powered by FWD.us, leads narrative campaigns that empower immigrants and their allies to share stories and drive...

28 Oct
Molecular Biophysics/Structural Biology Seminar:  “Gating and ball-and-chain inactivation in calcium-gated potassium channels”

Crina Nimigean, Ph.D., Professor of Physiology and Biophysics in Anesthesiology, Weill Cornell Medical College, Hosted by Anne Carlson, Ph.D.

October 28, 2021 11:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
28 Oct
October Lunch & Learn: Censorship and the Attack on Critical Race Theory

In September 2021, the Center for Urban Education executive director Dr. T. Elon Dancy discussed censorship, the attack on critical race theory, and what...

October 28, 2021 11:30 a.m.
Virtual Event
28 Oct
"Authors and Anecdotes" Book Club: Featuring Joanna Pearson

Join this week's featured author, Joanna Pearson (winner of the 2021 Drue Heinz Literature Prize), in our virtual book club series, “Authors and Anecdotes”,...

October 28, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
28 Oct
Cybersecurity Speaker Series logo

#BeCyberSmart Cybersecurity Speaker Series In this webinar, we will explore the pitfalls of poor password hygiene, cybersecurity incidents, and how password...

October 28, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
28 Oct
DPT Virtual Information Session

Learn more about our top-ranked DPT program by joining us for one of our Information Sessions. You'll have the opportunity to meet one of our DPT faculty...

October 28, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
28 Oct
Cathedral

Molecular Pharmacology Graduate Program PhD Defense: The role of G protein-coupled receptor kinases in modulating -secretase activity and amyloid- generation

October 28, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
28 Oct
Epidemiology Student Open Forum Discussion

Epidemiology Student Open Forum Discussion publichealth.pitt.edu/epi-seminars

October 28, 2021 12:00 p.m.
28 Oct
Provost’s Fall Workshop Series on Student Success: Session Three

Creating a culture of caring in the classroom The University Center for Teaching and Learning in collaboration with the Office of the Provost presents a...

October 28, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
28 Oct
eBRAIN

The T32 Population Neuroscience of Alzheimer’s Disease and Age-related Dementia (PNA) Training Grant trains highly talented individuals to pursue successful...

October 28, 2021 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
28 Oct
MQE Career Chat with Linda Loubert, PhD, Professor of Economics, Morgan State University

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 28, 2021 1:30 p.m.
28 Oct
Grading with Canvas Part 2: Using the Gradebook

Learn the features of the Canvas Gradebook. You will learn the tools and settings available for the Canvas Gradebook, and how Canvas can help you calculate...

October 28, 2021 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
28 Oct
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Join the Care.com team to learn about the services provided by Care.com, including using the system and utilizing backup care services. Care.com offers a...

October 28, 2021 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
28 Oct
Code Testing for Replicable Research

If you write code for your research, automated testing is a tool that can help you in several ways. Most importantly, writing tests makes it easy to check...

28 Oct
Nursing Student

During this one-hour virtual session, you will hear from our Director of Nursing, Marie A. Fioravanti, DNP, RN, and our admissions team. This online Zoom...

October 28, 2021 3:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
28 Oct
Biostatistics Seminar: Jared Foster (NCI) Single-Arm Phase II Trials of Combination Therapies

Jared Foster, PhD Mathematical Statistician Biometric Research Program, Biostatistics Branch Division of Cancer Treatment and Diagnosis National Cancer...

October 28, 2021 3:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
28 Oct
Bioengineering Graduate Seminar: Dr. Abraham Lee

Microfluidic Cell Engineering for Precision Medicine Abraham “Abe” Lee, PhD Professor, Biomedical Engineering, University of California, Irvine Director,...

October 28, 2021 4:00 p.m.
28 Oct
SHRS Career Development Series: Interviewing

Interview preparation improves confidence and enhances your responses. Know what to expect and understand what health care employers are seeking!

October 28, 2021 4:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
28 Oct
CULTNA: "A razão africana"

Cultura Negra no Atlantico (CULTNA) é uma iniciativa que congrega o Laboratório de História Oral e Imagem (LABHOI) da Universidade Federal Fluminense e da...

October 28, 2021 5:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
28 Oct
Yoga

The MSTP is offering a weekly MSTP Yoga Classes on Monday's from 5-6 PM eastern! The classes will alternate between a beginner-focused flow and all levels...

October 28, 2021 5:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
28 Oct
Frank A. Kunkel, MD

Presenter: Frank A. Kunkel, MD, Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine, UPMC Passavant Continuing education credits are available. Please...

October 28, 2021 5:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
28 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 28, 2021 7:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
28 Oct
Pitt Women's Soccer vs. NC State

Panthers Women's Soccer

October 28, 2021 7:00 p.m.
28 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 28, 2021 8:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
28 Oct
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Register now for your virtual ticket! The wait is over.... Join us for a very special screening of this year's One Minute Film Festival submissions. Fear...

October 28, 2021 8:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
28 Oct
Students meditating on upper campus lawn.

This event will discuss mindfulness and meditation techniques such as breathing exercises, identifying the five senses (for anxiety), picking a hobby and...

October 28, 2021 9:00 p.m.

Thursday, October 28