Events Calendar

Friday, February 26

26 Feb
Calm Down: Meditation and Relaxation Guide (Life Solutions Webinar)

Learning to calm and center ourselves is a necessary skill. Making time for a regular practice of meditation, yoga or another form of relaxation can be...

February 26, 2021
Virtual Event
26 Feb
Campus Zero Waste Week

Join us for a week of zero waste programming including the Face your Waste Challenge, Zero Waste Period Giveaway, the Careers in Zero Waste Panel and much...

February 26, 2021
Virtual Event
26 Feb
Hindsight 20/20

How would you describe 2020? This past year brought us challenges and opportunities to inspire growth and evolution. How are you channeling these feelings?...

February 26, 2021
Virtual Event
26 Feb
ladies with stuffed animals

It's that time of year to build your own stuffed friend! We have a very limited supply of animals and look forward to getting them into your hands, complete...

February 26, 2021
26 Feb
Stephanie Allison, owner of Vibe Fitness

Gentle yoga lies somewhere along the spectrum between flow and a class that is mostly seated or with long holds (such as restorative or yin yoga). It offers...

February 26, 2021 8:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
26 Feb
Michelle Griffith, MD

This lecture is part of the Endocrine University-Wide Conference series. This week's speaker is Michelle Griffith, MD. By the end of the lecture, the...

February 26, 2021 8:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
26 Feb
Center for Health Equity Focused Writing Sessions

In our friendly Zoom meetings, you can work on class papers, reports, manuscripts, grant proposals, sermons, theses, or dissertations--or whatever you need...

February 26, 2021 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
26 Feb
Flex@Pitt: Using Classroom Technology

The Teaching Center's Classroom Services team will offer training sessions to faculty, staff and TAs who want to gain experience with the Zoom Room hardware...

February 26, 2021 10:00 a.m.
26 Feb
Introduction Adobe Photoshop

This introductory course is intended for novice or infrequent users of Adobe Photoshop or similar programs. Hands-on skills to be practiced include...

February 26, 2021 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
26 Feb
Person writing in a notebook with cup of coffee

Join the group to read each other's writing material, provide and receive supportive and critical feedback! The club also analyzes literature ranging from...

February 26, 2021 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
26 Feb
Cathedral

This event is hosted by the Doctoral Student Organization at the Graduate School of Public Health. This represents the 1st in a series of career panels...

February 26, 2021 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
26 Feb
Strength and Stretch Yoga

Strength and Stretch Yoga will increase both your strength and flexibility. This class will be hosted by Kelly Morgan, owner of Morgainz Fitness...

February 26, 2021 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
26 Feb
Winter shot of panther statue and WPU

The Board of Trustees oversees all charitable, scientific and academic activities at the University of Pittsburgh. This meeting will be streamed to the...

February 26, 2021 10:15 a.m.
Virtual Event
26 Feb
Hazing Prevention Week Keynote: Michelle Guobadia

You shouldn’t need 10 reasons not to haze, but Michelle is going to give them to you anyway! To this day, there are many myths and misconceptions about the...

February 26, 2021 11:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
26 Feb
Pitt Honors 2021 Research Fair

This photo was taken last year, before Covid-19 restrictions were put in place. The Pitt Honors 2021 Research Fair is designed to showcase the work of...

February 26, 2021 11:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
26 Feb
Staying Well While Staying In

COVID has impacted our lives in so many ways and challenged us to learn new ways of thriving. Join us for this informative and interactive workshop, focused...

February 26, 2021 11:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
26 Feb
What is Circular Economy? Ask a Professor!

Join @pittmcsi on Instagram to learn from Dr. Melissa Bilec and Dr. Eric Beckman from the Mascaro Center for Sustainable Innovation. They’ll be explaining...

February 26, 2021 11:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
26 Feb
Astro Lunch: Zach Hafen (UC Irvine)

From Observations to Origins and Fates: Disentangling Gas Flows Around Galaxies As much as half of the gas mass in our Galaxy’s dark matter halo may reside...

February 26, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
26 Feb
Dr. Laurel Westbrook : "Unlivable Lives: Violence and Identity in Transgender Activism"

The Social Movement Forum Presents: Dr. Westbrook's research shows how and why the narratives activists tell about violence _matter_, in every sense of the...

February 26, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
26 Feb
Long-Term Effects of Prenatal Drug Exposure: Findings from the Pittsburgh Maternal Health Practices Studies

The Meet the PI lecture series continues on February 26th with a presentation by Gale Richardson, PhD, Professor of Psychiatry and Epidemiology at the...

February 26, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
26 Feb
Our Brillance: Black Excellence: Experiences of Brillance of Black Postdocs at Pitt

We are excited to launch our panel series, "Our Brilliance: Underrepresented PostdoctoralScholars" series. Please join us in honoring and celebrating Black...

February 26, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
26 Feb
Social Justice and Tech Reading Group: Spring 2021

The Social Justice and Tech Reading Group is co-sponsored by Sara Fine Institute at School of Computing and Information and the Research, Ethics and Society...

February 26, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
26 Feb
Cathedral

Explore internships, full-time opportunities, and part-time opportunities at the Virtual Career + Internship Fair! At the virtual fair, you can connect 1:1...

February 26, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
26 Feb
Tie Dye with Campus Recreation

Take a break between classes to tie dye a t-shirt and participate in other interactive workshops and activities! Students must register for a time slot in...

February 26, 2021 12:00 p.m.
26 Feb
Cathedral

Assistant Professor, Department of Microbiology & Molecular Genetics, University of Pittsburgh Elucidating Epstein-Barr virus molecular pathogenesis in the...

February 26, 2021 12:10 p.m.
Virtual Event
26 Feb
Compensation Committee of the Board of Trustees

The Compensation Committee of the Board of Trustees will be holding a public meeting. This meeting will be livestreamed and can be viewed on Pitt’s YouTube...

February 26, 2021 12:40 p.m.
Virtual Event
26 Feb
Campus Zero Waste Week: Zero Waste Period Giveaway

Pitt Planned Parenthood and the Student Office of Sustainability present a zero-waste period product give away! Register to pick up a DotCup or LunaPad:...

February 26, 2021 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
26 Feb
Flex@Pitt: Using Classroom Technology

The Teaching Center's Classroom Services team will offer training sessions to faculty, staff and TAs who want to gain experience with the Zoom Room hardware...

February 26, 2021 1:00 p.m.
26 Feb
redlining map

Open to CONNECT members. This series formed out of CONNECT members' anti-racist call to action in 2020. It is professionally facilitated and has a $200 value...

February 26, 2021 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
26 Feb
 Poster (in Lithuania, Russian, and Yiddish) for a production of Sholem Aleichem's play Tevye the Milkman. Part of a collection of posters and other theatre ephemera from the Judaica Research Centre at the National Library of Lithuania.

The Jewish Amateur Art Collectives of Soviet & Post-Soviet Lithuania, 1956-1995 Emma Squire is a doctoral candidate in the Theatre Arts Department. She is...

February 26, 2021 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
26 Feb
​  Black History Month Virtual Film Series

The PittEd Justice Collective, in collaboration with the Pitt Library System, is proud to present the Black History Month Virtual Film Series. This...

February 26, 2021 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
26 Feb
#BLM: Reception in Eastern Europe, Russia and Central Asia

This event is part of the Race in Focus series. While the Black Lives Matter Movement has revived global conversations about racism and systemic inequality,...

February 26, 2021 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
26 Feb
A Conversation With Lesley Manning, Director of Ghostwatch

In 1992, Lesley Manning’s Ghostwatch scared Great Britain into believing it was being invaded by paranormal activity. As a special guest at Pitt, Manning...

February 26, 2021 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
26 Feb
CS Colloquium: "Inclusive Teaching Practices for Busy Faculty"

Title: Inclusive Teaching Practices for Busy Faculty Date: February 26, 2021 at 2 pm Place: Virtual meeting (an extended Q&A session will happen after the...

February 26, 2021 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
26 Feb
Introduction to ArcGIS Online & ArcGIS StoryMaps

This workshop will introduce you to the basics of geographic information system (GIS) mapping using ESRI’s free ArcGIS Online platform. You will learn how to...

February 26, 2021 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
26 Feb
FAFSA Completion – open forum -  2021-22 FAFSA  2020-21 FAFSA questions will be discussed.

Join the financial aid staff as we offer assistance with the new 2021-22 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). This form was made available on...

February 26, 2021 3:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
26 Feb
Pitt Honors Cross Boundaries Series: Scholarships

Join the Pitt Honors Global and Experiential team for a discussion on how to find scholarship opportunities at Pitt. Students, visit the Suitable app to...

February 26, 2021 3:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
26 Feb
Student working at computer

Prospective students interested in transferring to Pitt-Greensburg should plan to attend one of these sessions held every Thursday during the Spring 2021...

February 26, 2021 3:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
26 Feb
Proposal Defense: Mingzhi Yu

"Linguistic Entrainment in Human-to-Human Dialogue and its application in End-to-End Dialogue Systems" Department of Computer Science Committee: Diane...

February 26, 2021 3:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
26 Feb
Roscoe Robinson Jr. Memorial Lecture on Diversity in Public Service

Chris Shorter (MPA '04) will serve as the 2021 Roscoe Robinson Lecture guest speaker. He currently serves as the City Administrator for City of Baltimore,...

February 26, 2021 3:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
26 Feb
Davis in library - credit Alex Irkliveski

Join the One Book, One Community program at Pitt Public Health for a talk with Dána-Ain Davis, PhD, the author of this year's book selection: Reproductive...

February 26, 2021 4:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
26 Feb
Hazing Prevention Case Study Competition

Goal: Find innovative and creative ways to bring awareness for hazing prevention among student organizations and show the grey areas and small signs of...

February 26, 2021 5:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
26 Feb
Person writing in a notebook with cup of coffee

Join the group to read each other's writing material, provide and receive supportive and critical feedback! The club also analyzes literature ranging from...

February 26, 2021 5:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
26 Feb
13th Documentary Screening and Discussion

Presented by SCI Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Please join us for a viewing of the documentary 13th for Black History Month. Following the screening,...

February 26, 2021 5:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
26 Feb
Music and the Civil Rights Movement

Jeff Webb, Pitt-Johnstown faculty, talks about how music helped fueled the spirit of the Civil Rights Movement

February 26, 2021 6:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
26 Feb
Campus Zero Waste Week: Toys and Tanks with Thriftsburgh

Thriftsburgh and the Student Civic Engagement Council bring you the Toys and Tanks collab. Join us on Friday night as we craft toys for our furry friends...

February 26, 2021 6:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
26 Feb
An Evening of Traditional and Contemporary Japanese Music

Please join graduate students Devon Osamu Tipp (PhD candidate in Music Theory/Composition) and Kanoko Kamata (2nd year PhD student in Sociology) for an...

February 26, 2021 7:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
26 Feb
Collective Rage: A Play in 5 Betties

Betty is rich; Betty is lonely; Betty’s busy working on her truck; Betty wants to talk about love, but Betty needs to hit something. And Betty keeps using a...

February 26, 2021 8:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Friday, February 26