Events Calendar

Thursday, November 17

17 Nov
Andrey Avinoff: Fantastic Visions

Exhibition Andrey Avinoff: Fantastic Visions October 21-December 9 (opening reception: October 20, 5-7pm)

November 17, 2022
17 Nov
Cathedral

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

November 17, 2022
Virtual Event
17 Nov
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)

November 17, 2022
17 Nov
Molecular Biophysics/Structural Biology Seminar:  “Mechanism of protein import into peroxisomes”

Tom Rapoport, Ph.D., Professor, Department of Cell Biology, Harvard Medical School, Host Jeff Brodsky, Ph.D.

November 17, 2022
17 Nov
Pediatric Grand Rounds

Pediatric Grand Rounds

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Pediatric Grand Rounds session featuring A. Kim Ritchey, MD, with his talk "Living the Dream - A dream for a cure." Please join us in person for Grand Rounds!

November 17, 2022 8:00 a.m.
17 Nov
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Does your research portfolio include human subject research and clinical trials? If so, please join us for an introduction to the ECS-HSR support services. ...

November 17, 2022 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
17 Nov
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...

November 17, 2022 9:30 a.m.
Virtual Event
17 Nov
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...

November 17, 2022 11:00 a.m.
17 Nov
MEMS Department Seminar for Distinguished Lecturer Dr. Shashank Priya

“Environmental Energy Harvesting – Magnetic Field, Vibrations, Heat and Light” ABSTRACT: Energy harvesting provides opportunity to develop self-powered...

November 17, 2022 11:00 a.m.
17 Nov
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...

November 17, 2022 11:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
17 Nov
Dr. Beverly Guy-Sheftall

Join Center for Urban Education (CUE) Associate Director Dr. Richard D. Benson II in dialogue with Dr. Beverly Guy-Sheftall, the Anna Julia Cooper Professor...

November 17, 2022 11:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
17 Nov
4th Annual ASP Bug Bowl

4th Annual ASP Bug Bowl

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Join CHP Antimicrobial Stewardship Program (ASP) in celebrating CDC Antibiotic Awareness Week with education, fun, and friendly competition. All staff are...

November 17, 2022 12:00 p.m.
17 Nov
Jane A. Cauley , DrPH

Presented by Jane A. Cauley, DrPH, Interim Chair, Dept of Epidemiology, Distinguished Professor of EpidemiologyCo-Director, Center for Aging and Population...

November 17, 2022 12:00 p.m.
17 Nov
Part 2: Responding the People with HIV Using the Six principles of Trauma Informed Practice

This event is part of a 2 webinar series focusing on the 6 principles of trauma informed practice and using these principles to respond to patients/clients...

November 17, 2022 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
17 Nov
RCR: Planning Your NIH Application for the Best Review Possible

The Clinical and Translational Science Institute's (CTSI) Responsible Conduct of Research (RCR) Center serves as a resource for researchers at the University...

November 17, 2022 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
17 Nov
Terri Newman

Join Terri Newman, PharmD, MS, for the next installment of the Race &... Lecture Series. The Race &... Lecture Series is a part of the Race and Social...

November 17, 2022 12:00 p.m.
17 Nov
When Randomized Trials Are Not Feasible: Observational Data and Informing Suicide Prevention Strategies

A Center for Social Dynamics seminar presented by Sonja Swanson. Many current or promising strategies for suicide prevention are necessarily evaluated via...

November 17, 2022 12:00 p.m.
17 Nov
Book Duet: Kathy George and Suzanne Staggenborg

Please join us in the Humanities Center for a book duet featuring Kathy George and her The Blues Walked In together with Suzanne Staggenborg and her...

November 17, 2022 12:30 p.m.
17 Nov
CLAS Speaker Series: “Americanophilia in the Empire of Brazil - D. Pedro II and his New England friends”

Presenter Adriano Mafra Adriano Mafra holds a PhD in Translation Studies from the Federal University of Santa Catarina (2015) and translation science from...

November 17, 2022 12:30 p.m.
17 Nov
Adobe Academic Essentials

You're invited to Adobe's new free webinar series about creativity in Higher Education ... built by educators for educators. Faculty presenters will cover...

November 17, 2022 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
17 Nov
Anti-Racist Pedagogy Part 2

Anti-Racist Pedagogy Part 2

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This session is a follow-up to Part 1. Participants will have the opportunity to: Engage with strategies for supporting and applying anti-racist...

November 17, 2022 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
17 Nov
DBT Virtual Workshop: Emotion Regulation

This workshop will explore emotional regulation skills that center around enhancing (not perfecting!) control of our emotions. By learning emotion...

November 17, 2022 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
17 Nov
comencement

Learn how to format your essay, thesis or dissertation using the University's Microsoft Word template. We'll also cover converting the finished Word...

November 17, 2022 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
17 Nov
Exhibition Tour: Andrey Avinoff

Exhibition Tour: Andrey Avinoff

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Exhibition Tour: Andrey Avinoff November 17, 2022 1-2pm Join the student curators of Andrey Avinoff: Fantastic Visions as they explore aspects of this...

November 17, 2022 1:00 p.m.
17 Nov
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...

November 17, 2022 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
17 Nov
Navigating the Scientific Writing Process: A Matter of Skilled Mentoring, Explicit Support, and Learned Experience

Scientific writing and communication are essential for advancing science, translating science and ensuring results reach a broad audience, and are critical...

November 17, 2022 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
17 Nov
Students on Pitt campus

Academic performance is a common concern among college students. This informational workshop aims to teach students skills and strategies for enhancing their...

November 17, 2022 3:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
17 Nov
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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...

17 Nov
Avoid These Five Money Mistakes (presented by GreenPath)

Whether you have a lot of experience handling day-to-day personal finances or are just starting out, this webinar will help you with tips to deal with five...

November 17, 2022 3:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
17 Nov
Biostatistics Seminar - Three pressing research topics for data science in pharmaceutical research

Haoda Fu, PhD, Associate Vice President, Eli Lilly and Company In this talk, we will introduce our research group on machine learning and AI. Instead of...

November 17, 2022 3:30 p.m.
17 Nov
Clotting in Common: Thrombosis and Therapies in Critical Illness

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

November 17, 2022 3:30 p.m.
17 Nov
Zeyu Liu, Augmenting Machine Learning With Sequential Decision Making: Early Sepsis Predictions for Patients in the ICU

Abstract Sepsis is a life-threatening condition, caused by the body’s extreme response to an infection. Worldwide, Sepsis remains to be one of the leading...

November 17, 2022 3:30 p.m.
17 Nov
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Butterflies of Hope

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In advance of Trans Day of Remembrance (Nov. 20), help spread joy and hope to the transgender community by creating a Butterfly of Hope. Make and decorate...

17 Nov
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...

November 17, 2022 4:00 p.m.
17 Nov
Pitt Johnstown - Dance Fitness with VIBE fitness owner, Steph Allison

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

November 17, 2022 4:30 p.m.
17 Nov
Lee Goeddel MD, MPH

Presenter: Lee Goeddel MD, MPH, Assistant Professor, Cardiothoracic/Critical Care Medicine, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Department of Anesthesiology/...

November 17, 2022 5:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
17 Nov
Dean's Spotlight Series: "From Squad Car to Story Time: My Journey through Librarianship"

Pitt alumnus Kelly Richards, president of The Free Library of Philadelphia, will be the first presenter of SCI's fifth anniversary "Dean's Spotlight Series."...

November 17, 2022 5:00 p.m.
17 Nov
Purple background, women raising fists

Join Victims Services, Phi Sigma Sigma and Student Affairs in a walk to raise awareness and show support to victims and survivors of domestic violence! We...

November 17, 2022 5:00 p.m.
17 Nov
Iris Marion Young Awards Ceremony

The Gender, Sexuality, & Women’s Studies Program (GSWS) and the Graduate School of Public and International Affairs (GSPIA) sponsor each year the Iris Marion...

November 17, 2022 5:30 p.m.
17 Nov
Dean Gene Anderson

You are invited to meet the new Henry E. Haller Jr. Dean of Pitt Business, Gene Anderson. Please join us on the date and location of your choice: Thursday,...

November 17, 2022 5:30 p.m.
17 Nov
PDMA Student Pitch Competition

PDMA Student Pitch Competition

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PDMA Pittsburgh (Pittsburgh's Chapter of the Product Development and Management Association) will help celebrate Pitt and CMU’s Global Entrepreneurship Week...

November 17, 2022 5:30 p.m.
17 Nov
Todd Reeser discusses his latest book Queer Cinema in Contemporary France

Jacques Martineau, Olivier Ducastel, Alain Guiraudie, Sébastien Lifshitz and Céline Sciamma. The films of these five major French directors exemplify queer...

November 17, 2022 5:30 p.m.
17 Nov
CLAS Cinema: Life and Debt (2001)

Using Jamaica as its focus this award-winning documentary examines the impact of the International Monetary Fund's global economic policies on a developing...

17 Nov
FAFSA Completion Workshop

FAFSA Completion Workshop

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The FAFSA opens for the upcoming academic year on October 1st of every year. Join the Financial Aid and Financial Wellness team to discuss the FAFSA and ask...

November 17, 2022 6:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
17 Nov
FLAS Fellowship Information Session

The Foreign Language & Area Studies (FLAS) Fellowship program is a prestigious and competitive award that allows select Pitt undergraduate and graduate...

17 Nov
Pitt Jazz Ensemble

Pitt Jazz Ensemble

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FREE with registration Pitt's student-based Jazz Ensemble performs live on the Bellefield Hall Auditorium stage under the direction of Ralph Guzzi....

November 17, 2022 8:00 p.m.
17 Nov
An Evening with Peppermint

An Evening with Peppermint

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Join Rainbow Alliance and Rupaul’s Drag Race Season 9 star Peppermint for a conversation about gender, advocacy, and drag. Admission is free with a Pitt ID...

November 17, 2022 8:30 p.m.
17 Nov
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Open Mic Night

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Close out the fall 2022 open mic season in style before it's time for the holidays (and finals)! C4C open mic nights really are open. All Pitt students,...

Thursday, November 17