Events Calendar

Thursday, October 20

20 Oct
Art's Work in the Age of Biotechnology

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

October 20, 2022
Virtual Event
20 Oct
Cybersecurity Funhouse Arcade

Cybersecurity Funhouse Arcade

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Pitt IT’s Cybersecurity Funhouse is October 17-31! Log into the online arcade to play 4 fun games that will test just how cyber-smart you are! The games...

October 20, 2022
Virtual Event
20 Oct
Greer Lankton: Science Fictions

Greer Lankton: Science Fictions

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Exhibition Greer Lankton: Science Fictions September 16-December 9 (opening reception: October 20, 5-7)

October 20, 2022
20 Oct
Place Based Conference - Universities: How can we take a people-centered approach to engage with our places?

Join University of Pittsburgh, Newcastle University in the United Kingdom, and colleagues from across the globe for a virtual collaborative conference on 19...

October 20, 2022 7:30 a.m.
Virtual Event
20 Oct
Pediatric Grand Rounds

Pediatric Grand Rounds

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Pitt Pediatric Grand Rounds seminar featuring Dr. Daniel Shaw and his talk " Enhancing Parents of Young Children’s Accessibility to Parenting Support: The...

October 20, 2022 8:00 a.m.
20 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 20, 2022 9:30 a.m.
Virtual Event
20 Oct
Farmer's Market

Farmer's Market

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The Pitt Farmer’s Markets take place on select Thursdays from 10:30 am – 2:00 pm in the William Pitt Union Plaza. Students, faculty, staff, and community...

October 20, 2022 10:30 a.m.
20 Oct
Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences Journal Club

Intended for graduate students to become familiar with the primary original literature by learning to select, read, analyze, understand, and orally summarize...

October 20, 2022 11:00 a.m.
20 Oct
Molecular Biophysics/Structural Biology Seminar: "DNA G-quadruplex: Structure, Function, and Drug Targeting"

Danzhou Yang, Ph.D., Distinguished Professor, Department of Medicinal Chemistry and Molecular Pharmacology, Martha and Fred Borch Chair in Cancer...

October 20, 2022 11:00 a.m.
20 Oct
Pitt IT Cybersecurity Funhouse Pop-Up Tent

Free Pitt Swag, IT Giveaways, Candy, Raffle Prizes ... And Knowledge! Join the IT Ambassadors and Pitt IT Security for some awesome free stuff, a fun...

October 20, 2022 11:00 a.m.
20 Oct
Pitt-Johnstown Engineering Employer Day

Mark your calendars! The 2022 Pitt-Johnstown Engineering Employer Day has been scheduled for Thursday, October 20th from 11am to 3pm in Heritage Hall....

October 20, 2022 11:00 a.m.
20 Oct
Stress Management Virtual Workshop

Stress is an inevitable part of college life, but that doesn't mean you can’t thrive! In fact, some stress can be beneficial to us. Join us for this...

October 20, 2022 11:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
20 Oct
 Staff Council Spotlight Session:  Pitt IT, Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) Assessment Project and Pitt IT Analytics

Join Us for our next Staff Council Spotlight Session: Pitt IT, Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) Assessment Project Presented by Michelle Fullem & Dianne...

October 20, 2022 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
20 Oct
Academic Freedom Town Hall

Academic Freedom Town Hall

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Academic freedom and freedom of speech have a complex historical relationship. University autonomy, faculty rights to teach and research and espouse...

October 20, 2022 12:00 p.m.
20 Oct
Paul Zimmer, MD

Presented by Paul Zimmet, MD, Professor of Diabetes, Monash University, Australia The 2022 Fall Seminar Series honors the late Dr. Ronald LaPorte, an...

October 20, 2022 12:00 p.m.
20 Oct
Financing Your Executive MBA

Financing Your Executive MBA

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As you consider pursuing your Executive MBA, how will you fund it? What resources are available to you? Financing Your Executive MBA reviews a variety of...

October 20, 2022 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
20 Oct
LabArchives Bootcamp Cover Image

Whether you are a current LabArchives user or cautiously sitting on the sidelines reluctant to change old habits, the 2022 LabArchives Research Edition...

October 20, 2022 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
20 Oct
Pitt CSD Speech-Language Pathology Third Thursday Speaker Series

Apragmatism: Communication Disorders Associated with Right Hemisphere Damage Prresented by: Margaret Lehman Blake, PhD. Apragmatism is a new label for the...

October 20, 2022 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
20 Oct
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Pitt Queer Lunch

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Pack a lunch and come hang out with Pitt LGBTIA+ faculty, staff, and students. Wednesdays at 12pm, rain or shine, at the Benedum Courtyard.

October 20, 2022 12:00 p.m.
20 Oct
CLAS Speaker Series: “Violence appeased: enslaved people and plantation spaces in the photography of Marc Ferrez (1880/85)”

Presenter Mariana Muaze Mariana Muaze presents “Violence appeased: enslaved people and plantation spaces in the photography of Marc Ferrez...

October 20, 2022 12:30 p.m.
20 Oct
Pitt-Greensburg student nurse

Pitt-Greensburg will offer two flu vaccine clinics for its students. No registration is required. Oct. 12 | 9 a.m. - 1 p.m. | Chambers Hall GymnasiumOct. 20...

20 Oct
Anti-carceral/Abolitionist Pedagogy - Part 1

Through a close engagement with Dylan Rodríguez’s “The Disorientation of the Teaching Act: Abolition as Pedagogical Position,” we will very briefly and...

October 20, 2022 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
20 Oct
LabArchives Bootcamp Cover Image

Whether you are a current LabArchives user or cautiously sitting on the sidelines reluctant to change old habits, the 2022 LabArchives Research Edition...

October 20, 2022 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
20 Oct
arts

Relationships can impact our overall well-being in a number of ways. In this workshop, student will learn about qualities of healthy relationships and...

October 20, 2022 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
20 Oct
Laurenia C. Mangum

Dissertation title: The Impact of Psychosocial, Structural, and Network Factors on Antiretroviral Therapy (ART) Adherence among Black Mothers Living with HIV...

October 20, 2022 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
20 Oct
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Art + Data Workshop Series

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Registration required: register here. Data is collected and shared in a myriad of ways and sometimes can be complicated or difficult to understand...

20 Oct
Biostatistics Seminar - Heteroskedastic Sparse PCA in High Dimensions

Dr. Zhao Ren Associate Professor, Department of Statistics University of Pittsburgh ABSTRACT: Principal component analysis (PCA) is one of the most...

October 20, 2022 3:30 p.m.
20 Oct
Metabolic Underpinnings of Immune   Cell Fate and Function in Cancer

The inaugural Ascending Stars Award is an honor that recognizes highly productive, creative mid-career faculty members in the health sciences. As Ascending...

October 20, 2022 3:30 p.m.
20 Oct
Wellness for Life

Wellness for Life

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Have you taken a moment recently to reflect on how you can improve your wellbeing and how that can translate to career success? We can help you get started!...

October 20, 2022 3:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
20 Oct
Bioengineering Graduate Seminar: Dr. Fake Lu - Binghamton University

Stimulated Raman Scattering (SRS) Microscopy for Label-Free Chemical Imaging and Biomedical Applications Abstract Stimulated Raman scattering (SRS)...

October 20, 2022 4:00 p.m.
20 Oct
Doctor of Physical Therapy Virtual Information Session

Meet faculty and learn more about our DPT program! You will hear faculty discuss the student experience and admissions for the hybrid and residential...

October 20, 2022 4:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
20 Oct
Self-Care in Social Justice Workshop: Advocating for Reproductive Health

Self-care is an integral component of all social justice work and student activists aren’t afforded space to relax, vent, and heal. Come join us for this...

October 20, 2022 4:00 p.m.
20 Oct
Pitt Johnstown - Dance Fitness with VIBE fitness owner, Steph Allison

Thursdays at 4:30 pm in the UPJ wellness center dance studio

October 20, 2022 4:30 p.m.
20 Oct
Ryan D. Ball, MD, MBA, FASE 

Presenter: Ryan D. Ball, MD, MBA, FASE CME credit available

October 20, 2022 5:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
20 Oct
Opening Reception for Andrey Avinoff: Fantastic Visions/Greer Lankton: Science Fictions

Opening Reception: Andrey Avinoff: Fantastic Visions/Greer Lankton: Science Fictions October 20, 2022, 5-7pm Join us for the launch of this year’s museum...

October 20, 2022 5:00 p.m.
20 Oct
Adam Lowenstein discusses his latest book Horror Film and Otherness

What do horror films reveal about social difference in the everyday world? Criticism of the genre often relies on a dichotomy between monstrosity and...

October 20, 2022 5:30 p.m.
20 Oct
The Flint Water Crisis and Public Health: A Conversation with Dr. Mona Hanna-Attisha

A conversation with the pediatrician, professor, and public health advocate whose research first exposed the Flint water crisis—revealing that the children...

October 20, 2022 5:30 p.m.
20 Oct
CLAS Cinema: Canción sin nombre (2019)

Screening hosted by the Center for Latin American Studies, the Latin American Graduate Student Organization and AddVerse Poesia. Pizza will be provided. ...

20 Oct
two silhouettes of a man and a woman dancing

Intercollegiate Salsa Nights

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Visit different campuses for our recurring salsa dance lessons in celebration of Latinx and Hispanic Heritage Month. There will be limited transportation...

October 20, 2022 6:00 p.m.
20 Oct
Student working on crafts outside.

Creative Crafts with RSA

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Creating memorable crafts as a mid-week mental health destresser. This will be a laid back, relaxed activity to provide an escape from midterms. This may...

October 20, 2022 7:00 p.m.
20 Oct
microphone in stand

Open Mic Open Minds

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For Mental Health Awareness Month, our open mic honors the power of creativity to articulate and transform our experiences of mental illness and wellness,...

Thursday, October 20