Events Calendar

Friday, April 16

16 Apr
Cathedral

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

April 16, 2021
Virtual Event
16 Apr
Living Debt Free (Life Solutions Webinar)

Is your wallet full of credit cards, but low on cash? Are most of your paychecks already spoken for in the way of debt payments by the time payday rolls...

April 16, 2021
Virtual Event
16 Apr
Sexual Assault Awareness Month

April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month. During this month we engage in education and dialogue aimed at eradicating sexual violence. It is also a time when...

April 16, 2021
Virtual Event
16 Apr
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...

April 16, 2021 8:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
16 Apr
2021 NBER Decentralization Conference: Mechanism Design for Vulnerable Populations

The University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public and International Affairs (GSPIA) and its Center for Analytical Approaches to Social Innovation...

April 16, 2021 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
16 Apr
Second Step:  Developing A Business Plan

Most financing options require a solid business plan. Learn all you need to know about operational and production planning, conducting market research and...

April 16, 2021 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
16 Apr
DNP Project Presentation: Ellen Derry

Ellen Derry will present her DNP project, ”Implementation of the Discovery Program Hire Option as a Recruitment and Retention Strategy for New Graduate...

April 16, 2021 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
16 Apr
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...

April 16, 2021 10:00 a.m.
16 Apr
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...

April 16, 2021 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
16 Apr
Emerging Latinx Communities Group

This month, the Center for Health Equity (CHE) with the support of the Center for Latin American Studies, will discuss the JAMA "no doctor is racist" issue. ...

April 16, 2021 10:30 a.m.
Virtual Event
16 Apr
campus

Graduation is just around the corner! Whether you’re joining the job hunt, considering grad school, or still figuring things out, the Career Center can...

April 16, 2021 11:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
16 Apr
Dissertation Defense: Kirsten Yuna Eom

"Reducing disparities in colorectal cancer screening among low-income non-elderly adults in the U.S." Public Health/Health Policy and Management Committee:...

April 16, 2021 11:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
16 Apr
 Biological Mechanisms of Suicidal Behavior among Sexual Minority Adolescents // Visuocortical Dynamics

of Affect-Biased Attention in the Development of Adolescent Depression Pitt Psychiatry Our Researchers on the Rise lecture series highlights the work of...

April 16, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
16 Apr
Astro Lunch: Tom Holoien (Carnegie Observatories)

Illuminating the Darkness: Using Nuclear Transients to Study Black Holes Historically, our study of supermassive black holes (SMBHs) has been limited...

April 16, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
16 Apr
GI Research Rounds: "Trends in the Genetics of Pancreatitis"

Speakers from Ariel Precision Medicine: Mark Haupt, MD - Chief Medical Officer Celeste Shelton, PhD, CGC - Clinical Variant Scientist & Genetics Counselor

April 16, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
16 Apr
SETpoint: How to Be an Active Bystander

In this session, we’ll discuss and practice ways that the key components of Empowerment Self Defense can be used to safely intervene in and de-escalate...

April 16, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
16 Apr
Georgios Kitsios, MD, PhD

Georgios Kitsios, MD, PhD, assistant professor of medicine (Division of Pulmonary, Allergy, and Critical Care Medicine), School of Medicine, will present a...

April 16, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
16 Apr
Thesis Defense

Protraction headgear compliance and orthognathic surgery in patients with cleft lip and palate Thesis Presentation Cleo Yi DMD Orthodontics and...

April 16, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
16 Apr
A Workshop on a Book Proposal on Naikan Meditation

This is an hour-long workshop in which participants will discuss a proposal for a book titled Cultivating Cognition: Naikan Meditation, Buddhism, and Healing...

April 16, 2021 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
16 Apr
Dissertation Defense: Wenyuan Zhou

Chemistry PhD Defense: Optical Control of CRISPR/Cas9 Function Advisors: Alexander Deiters Committee members: Seth ChildersStephen WeberMichael Tsang...

April 16, 2021 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
16 Apr
EOH Seminar

EOH Seminar Graduate School of Public Health | Department of Environmental and Occupational Health presents: Excess nutrients, harmful algal blooms and...

April 16, 2021 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
16 Apr
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...

April 16, 2021 1:00 p.m.
16 Apr
Informing Cardiovascular Disease Prevention among Rural Appalachian Women

BCHS PhD student, Jessica Thompson, will be defending her dissertation on "Informing Cardiovascular Disease Prevention among Rural Appalachian Women: A...

April 16, 2021 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
16 Apr
Multimodal Project Reflections using Pitt Fuego

Do you regularly work with interns or teaching assistants, or help students develop large projects? If so, during this workshop Dr. Stephen Quigley will...

April 16, 2021 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
16 Apr
Pitt Johnstown Softball Home Rivalry

Student Giveaways! Cheer on your Pitt Johnstown Mountain Cat softball team as they take on rival Cal U and you may just get a prize! Double Header Games at...

April 16, 2021 2:30 p.m.
16 Apr
Cathedral

Jennifer Stemler will present her BSN-Honors thesis, ”Taking a Closer Look at Using the Emergency Severity Index Tool at Emergency Department Triage for...

April 16, 2021 3:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
16 Apr
Public Health in Action: From the Amazon Rainforest to Allegheny County

Pitt Public Health is pleased to welcome our new dean, Dr. Maureen Lichtveld, to the school. Public health faculty are invited to a special virtual...

April 16, 2021 3:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
16 Apr
Addressing Racial Inequity in Health Care: Strategies in the Fight for Achieving Health Justice

Join Noble Maseru, director of social justice, racial equity, and faculty engagement for the Schools of the Health Sciences and professor of public health...

April 16, 2021 4:00 p.m.
16 Apr
It's On Us: Mini Workshop on Bystander Education

Join PantherWELL Peer educators for this brief workshop to explore how "It's On Us" to create a safe campus culture. This program introduces the impact of...

April 16, 2021 4:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
16 Apr
My First Year of Midwifery Practice

Come hear three recent Pitt Nursing alumni discuss their first year of midwifery practice. The panelists practice in hospitals and a free-standing birth...

April 16, 2021 4:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
16 Apr
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Prospective students who have been admitted to Pitt-Greensburg should plan to attend one of our virtual Commit to Pitt Days! Register here. Our Virtual...

April 16, 2021 4:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
16 Apr
Mark Stauffer, PhD

The Pitt-Greensburg campus community will host a memorial for Mark Stauffer, PhD, associate professor of chemistry and former chair of the Natural Sciences...

16 Apr
Panel Discussion on Local Sex Work Research, Writing, and Art

Speakers Lena Chen - writer, artist, sex worker (CMU) Maggie Oates - computer scientist, artist (Project Amelia; Bricolage) Adrie Rose - freelance writer,...

April 16, 2021 4:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
16 Apr
pregnant person

Join Brown Mamas, one of our One Book, One Community partners, for a screening of this heartbreaking, empowering, courageous documentary about the various...

April 16, 2021 7:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
16 Apr
Anon(ymous)

Separated from his mother, a young refugee called Anon journeys through the United States, encountering a wide variety of people -- some kind, some dangerous...

April 16, 2021 8:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
16 Apr
Pitt Bingo Night

Come join Pitt Program Council for Pitt Bingo Night! For Pitt Bingo Night, there will be three rounds of bingo, each requiring a different board pattern to...

April 16, 2021 8:30 p.m.
Virtual Event

Friday, April 16