Events Calendar

Thursday, October 7

07 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 07, 2021
07 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 07, 2021
Virtual Event
07 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 07, 2021
Virtual Event
07 Oct
Civic Action Week

Civic Action Week is a campus-wide event for students, faculty, staff, and the broader community to educate, engage, and encourage collective responses to...

October 07, 2021
07 Oct
Climate Change Health in Small Island Developing States: Focus on the Caribbean

Join the Caribbean community and international partners (including Pitt Public Health!) for four days of immersion in the science of climate change and...

October 07, 2021
07 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...

07 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 07, 2021
Virtual Event
07 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 07, 2021
07 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 07, 2021
07 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 07, 2021
Virtual Event
07 Oct
Pitt-Johnstown Homecoming Court CAMPUS VOTE

Check your Pitt email address for the Homecoming Ballot! All enrolled students are able to cast a vote for King and Queen.

October 07, 2021
Virtual Event
07 Oct
Pitt-Johnstown Homecoming Window Painting Competition

Registered student organization are invited to paint a designated window for Homecoming 2021. The theme is "Mountain Cat Proud: Now More than Ever" and can...

October 07, 2021
07 Oct
Pitt-Johnstown Mountain Cat Express Bus Registration FALL BREAK

The Mountain Cat Express is a "buses home" initiative that offers students free transportation at holiday breaks. The first trip is for Fall Break! The...

07 Oct
Pitt-Johnstown Program Board and The Outdoors Club present: A Sunday at Weakland Farms Corn Maze and Pumpkin Patch on October 24!

The Pitt-Johnstown Program Board and The Outdoors Club want you to have a great day at Weakland Farms! The Farm is known to be one of the top 10 corn...

October 07, 2021
07 Oct
Pitt-Johnstown Program Board presents: Kennywood Fright Night on October 22

It's that time of year again, Mountain Cats! The Pitt-Johnstown Program Board is excited to offer you this great tradition.... discounted tickets for all...

October 07, 2021
07 Oct
bath bombs for self care day

Please help the Psych Club raise dollars to attend the March 2022 American Psychological Association Conference in New York City. Each basket contains self-...

October 07, 2021
07 Oct
SCREENSHOT: ASIA film festival

A five-day film festival celebrating Asian and Asian American film. Films will be from a variety of different countries and regions, including Japan, China,...

07 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 07, 2021 7:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
07 Oct
Cathedral

Rachel L. Brazee will present her Final PhD Dissertation Defense “Reconsidering Quality End-Of Life Care Standards for Women with Metastatic Breast Cancer...

October 07, 2021 8:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
07 Oct
Learn about a Masters in Economics

Career Services & the Application Process Join the MQE Program Director to learn about career services, networking, and how to assemble a competitive...

October 07, 2021 8:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
07 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 07, 2021 8:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
07 Oct
Pediatric Grand Rounds: Protecting teens from violence: a health equity call to action

Alison Culyba, MD PhD MPH Annual Wiener Lecture Violence-related injuries are an urgent pediatric public health and health equity issue that impact...

October 07, 2021 8:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
07 Oct
Free Images (and More) on the Web and How to Cite Them

Tired of clip art? Looking for just the right image for your slides? Do you want to minimize text in your PowerPoints? Bring your presentations to life with...

October 07, 2021 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
07 Oct
Visitors viewing artwork at the art show

The Art Show @ Pitt-Greensburg will return to an in-person event as part of Blue & Gold Celebration: Homecoming 2021. Stop by Millstein Library during...

07 Oct
Coffee & Culture: Pitt Greensburg

As part of the Greensburg campus Blue & Gold Celebration and the University of Pittsburgh International Week, students, staff, faculty, and alumni are...

October 07, 2021 10:00 a.m.
07 Oct
Electronic Thesis & Dissertation Workshop @ Hillman

This workshop is in-person at Hillman Library! Learn how to format your thesis or dissertation using the University’s Microsoft Word template. We’ll also...

October 07, 2021 10:00 a.m.
07 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 07, 2021 10:30 a.m.
07 Oct
MEMS Graduate Seminar Series - Invited Lecturer - Dr. Dipankar Choudhury

Digital Exploration Made Possible By High Performance Computing on GPUs Abstract: The quest for simulation-driven product and process development is...

October 07, 2021 11:00 a.m.
07 Oct
Molecular Biophysics/Structural Biology Seminar:   “From data to noise to meaningful data with generative AI-augmented molecular simulations”

Pratyush Tiwary, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Departments of Chemistry & Biochemistry and Institute for Physical Science and Technology, University of...

October 07, 2021 11:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
07 Oct
Pitt-Johnstown Homecoming Week: Swapportunity!

We have your Homecoming Shirts! Thanks to our friends at Somerset Trust Bank, we have shirts to give away to share your Mountain Cat spirit! What is a...

October 07, 2021 11:00 a.m.
07 Oct
FSDP Global Competence Certificate Celebration Ceremony

On Thursday, October 7 the University Center for International Studies will hold the second annual Global Competence Certificate Celebration Ceremony. This...

October 07, 2021 11:30 a.m.
07 Oct
Jean Monnet Center Distinguished Lecture- Gary Younge

Gary Younge, author, broadcaster, and editor-at-large for The Guardian based in London, England and Professor of Sociology at the University of Manchester...

October 07, 2021 11:30 a.m.
Virtual Event
07 Oct
"Authors and Anecdotes" Book Club: Featuring Tom Rea

Join this week's featured author, Tom Rea, in our virtual book club series, “Authors and Anecdotes”, as he discusses his book Bone Wars: The Excavation and...

October 07, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
07 Oct
Decorated rubber ducks sitting on bridge railing

Student- and community-decorated rubber ducks will once again take to the waves of Slate Run Creek on campus for this year's Duck Dash, part of the Blue &...

October 07, 2021 12:00 p.m.
07 Oct
Epi Seminar - ​​​​​​​Gretchen White

Building Up a Diverse Workforce Through Epidemiology Gretchen White, PhD Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine, University...

October 07, 2021 12:00 p.m.
07 Oct
Cathedral

Do you currently conduct research that meet one of the federal exempt categories or plan on submitting a new research project that may be exempt? If so,...

October 07, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
07 Oct
Introduction to Public Speaking Research Clinic

At this workshop, students will learn how to find, use, and cite credible sources for informational speeches. You will have the chance to develop keyword...

October 07, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
07 Oct
Misinformation, Mistrust & Media: The Story of COVID-19 Vaccine Hesitancy

Presented by Beth L. Hoffman (BCHS '19, 22) and BCHS's Jamie Sidani as part of the Department of Medicine's Division of Pulmonary, Allergy, and Critical Care...

October 07, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
07 Oct
African American man at laptop

Registration opens at noon, Tuesday, September 14 Once you've registered to attend the Job Fair, you'll be able to schedule your 1:1 meetings or group...

October 07, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
07 Oct
The Cold War from the Margins

A live interview with Theodora K. Dragostinova, Ohio State University The Cold War is often narrowly viewed as a binary struggle: The US versus the USSR....

October 07, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
07 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 07, 2021 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
07 Oct
Cathedral of Learning

Learn about how to apply for funding for research, scholarly work, or even internships available through the Honors College. Zoom registration or visit...

October 07, 2021 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
07 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 07, 2021 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
07 Oct
Wit(h)ness: Salon with Kiese Laymon & Wura-Natasha Ogunji

Digital Reading & Conversation | Thursday, October 7th, 2021 at 2:00PM EST An afternoon salon with essayist and novelist Kiese Laymon & artist...

October 07, 2021 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
07 Oct
Introduction to Git  - Part 2

So, you’ve used Git to track files you work on, and to put repos on GitHub, and now you’re ready to take the next step: using Git with collaborators. We’ll...

07 Oct
one hundred dollar bill with a mask on.

Join the Financial Wellness Program for tips on creating a strategy to manage and save money.

October 07, 2021 3:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
07 Oct
Understanding Health Savings Accounts (TIAA Live Webinar)

You may know about the tax advantages of contributing to a Health Savings Account (HSA) but did you know that HSAs are also a way to save for healthcare in...

October 07, 2021 3:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
07 Oct
Distributionally Robust Optimization Approaches for a Stochastic Mobile Facility Routing and Scheduling Problem

Abstract A mobile facility (MF) is a “facility-like vehicle” capable of moving from one place to another, providing real-time service to customers in the...

October 07, 2021 3:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
07 Oct
Virtual International Speed Friending  

Whether you’re an international student at Pitt looking to make American friends or a native speaker of English interested in meeting people from different...

October 07, 2021 4:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
07 Oct
computer graphic with question marks surrounding it

Come out and test your civic and cultural knowledge with food, fun, and giveaways! This competition serves as a playtest for a civic learning mobile game...

October 07, 2021 5:30 p.m.
07 Oct
CLAS Film Series: Stateless

Runtime: 1h 36min Filmmaker/Director:Michèle Stephenson Dominican Republic, 2020 | Documentary Register here In 1937, tens of thousands of Haitians and...

October 07, 2021 6:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
07 Oct
Education Resources Workshop

Looking for background information for an assignment, or doing research for a thesis or dissertation? Need help finding sources? This one-hour webinar will...

October 07, 2021 6:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
07 Oct
International Student Career Conference

International Student Career Conference will be held virtually on Thursday, October 7 and Friday, October 8, 2021. The conference includes four dynamic...

October 07, 2021 6:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
07 Oct
Back to the Wharf

The first annual SCREENSHOT: ASIA Film Festival will take place October 6-10, 2021. In its inaugural year, the Festival will screen features from all over...

October 07, 2021 6:30 p.m.
07 Oct
Wit(h)ness: An Evening with Elizabeth Acevedo

In-Person Reading & Conversation | Thursday, October 8th, 2021 at 6:30PM EST An evening with writer and poet Elizabeth Acevedo. Novelist Angie Cruz will...

October 07, 2021 6:30 p.m.
07 Oct
Community Voices: Pittsburgh, the United States Steel Corporation, and 120 years of extraction

Join World History Center Graduate Student Assistant in Public History, Chie Togami, for a presentation and conversation about her three-part podcast series,...

October 07, 2021 7:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
07 Oct
Global Trivia with SAYAC

Join the Study Abroad Young Alumni Council (SAYAC) to test your global knowledge! Prizes will be available for the winning team. Register here

October 07, 2021 7:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
07 Oct
International Student Career Conference

International Student Career Conference will be held virtually on Thursday, October 7 and Friday, October 8, 2021. The conference includes four dynamic...

October 07, 2021 7:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
07 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 07, 2021 7:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
07 Oct
Pop Art Den co-op space in the University Store on Fifth.

Join us at the Pop Art Den inside the University Store on Fifth for our grand re-opening party on Thursday, October 7 from 7-9 pm! Meet the artists, staff,...

October 07, 2021 7:00 p.m.
07 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 07, 2021 8:00 p.m.
07 Oct
Pitt-Johnstown Homecoming Week: Nerdology Trivia Show

NERDOLOGY Trivia Show Think you know a lot about a lot? Are you the one who always seems to have the answers to your friends’ questions about pop-culture,...

October 07, 2021 8:00 p.m.
07 Oct
Pitt-Johnstown Homecoming Week: Richland Cinema Buy Out  of James Bond :No Time To Die

We are so grateful to Somerset Trust Bank and Pitt-Johnstown Program Board for the amazing event! This is an event that requires pre-registration....

October 07, 2021 8:00 p.m.
07 Oct
As We Like It

The first annual SCREENSHOT: ASIA Film Festival will take place October 6-10, 2021. In its inaugural year, the Festival will screen features from all over...

October 07, 2021 8:30 p.m.
07 Oct
A Discussion on the LGBTQ+ Community and Mental Health

A facilitated discussion based event where mental health is discussed in the LGBTQ+ community, will have brought discussion points and will be officer...

October 07, 2021 9:00 p.m.
07 Oct
Copyright and Your Thesis or Dissertation (In-Person)

What do you need to know about copyright for your thesis or dissertation? Join us for a workshop specifically about copyright and graduate student work....

October 07, 2021 11:00 p.m.

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