Events Calendar

Friday, December 2

02 Dec
Andrey Avinoff: Fantastic Visions

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

December 02, 2022
02 Dec
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,...

December 02, 2022
Virtual Event
02 Dec
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)

December 02, 2022
02 Dec
A greenhouse decorated for Christmas.

The holiday season isn't complete without a visit to Phipps’ Holiday Magic! Winter Flower Show and Light Garden. With a fun-filled theme of arctic adventure,...

02 Dec
Pitt AuD Friday Audiology Seminar Series

Audiologists Supporting Pharmacists in Hearing Self-Care Presented by: Lucas Berenbrok, PhD & Elaine Mormer, PhD This session will address over-the-counter...

December 02, 2022 7:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
02 Dec
Zitelli Rounds

Zitelli Rounds

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Have you ever wanted to work alongside your colleagues to solve a diagnostic mystery case? Look no further! The Zitelli rounds are held weekly in the Rangos...

December 02, 2022 8:00 a.m.
02 Dec
World AIDS Day

World AIDS Day

This is a past event.

Please join the MidAtlantic AETC and our collaborative partners for this year's World AIDS Day event. Some of the topics featured will include...

December 02, 2022 8:30 a.m.
Virtual Event
02 Dec
CHE Focused Writing Sessions

CHE Focused Writing Sessions

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Come work on class papers, reports, manuscripts, grant proposals, sermons, theses, or dissertations--or whatever you need to write! We take advantage of peer...

December 02, 2022 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
02 Dec
Graduate Seminar - Department of Chemical and Petroleum Engineering

David S. Sholl, Ph.D. Oak Ridge National Laboratory Friday, December 2, 2022 9:30 AM 102 Benedum Hall Separations and Hybrid Processes to...

December 02, 2022 9:30 a.m.
02 Dec
Dissertation Defense: Kailey Hughes Kramer

"Seasonal Influenza Vaccination: understanding vaccine effectiveness in immunocompromised adults" Public Health/Epidemiology Committee: Catherine...

December 02, 2022 10:00 a.m.
02 Dec
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...

December 02, 2022 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
02 Dec
Pitt Johnstown - Dance Fitness with VIBE fitness owner, Steph Allison

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

December 02, 2022 10:00 a.m.
02 Dec
Portrait of Dr. Josh Dillon

Recent Progress in 21 cm Cosmology with the Hydrogen Epoch of Reionization Array 21 cm cosmology promises a revolutionary new probe of the astrophysics and...

December 02, 2022 12:00 p.m.
02 Dec
David Broockman is an associate professor of Political Science at the University of California, Berkeley. He is best known for his research on political persuasion and reducing prejudice toward transgender people and undocumented immigrants, which has been widely covered in the national and international press

Selective Exposure and Partisan Echo Chambers: Evidence from Linked Television Viewership, Administrative, and Survey Data

December 02, 2022 12:00 p.m.
02 Dec
Juliane I. Beier, PhD

Juliane I. Beier, PhD Assistant Professor of Medicine Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition

December 02, 2022 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
02 Dec
Human Genetics Seminar - Christopher Phillips, PhD

Christopher Phillips, PhD - Associate Profssor, Department of History, Carnegie Mellon University From Population to Precision: Rethinking the History of...

December 02, 2022 12:00 p.m.
02 Dec
The Inside Scoop on Poop: Intestinal Microbiome in Cancer Immunology

Diwakar Davar, MD, assistant professor of medicine (Division of Hematology/Oncology), School of Medicine, will present a Senior Vice Chancellor’s Research...

December 02, 2022 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
02 Dec
Virtual Book Talk: Porn Work

Virtual Book Talk: Porn Work

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Every porn scene is a record of people at work. But on-camera labor is only the beginning of the story. Porn Work takes readers behind the scenes to...

December 02, 2022 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
02 Dec
tree-life

Designed as practical professional skill development for Epidemiology of Aging trainees and students, the Center for Aging and Population Health (CAPH)...

December 02, 2022 12:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
02 Dec
ISP AI Forum: "Robust NLP through Computational Learning Theory"

Abstract: In machine learning, and natural language processing (NLP) especially, differences between the training and the testing data can have a disastrous...

December 02, 2022 12:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
02 Dec
Swanson School of Engineering

Title: "Design and Processing of Highly Conductive Transparent Electrodes for Semi-transparent Solar Cells” ABSTRACT: Solar energy is growing...

December 02, 2022 12:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
02 Dec
Bachelor of Philosophy Thesis Defense: Ian Davies

Frederick Honors College undergraduate Ian Davies is defending his Bachelor of Philosophy (BPhil) thesis: Trans/Queer Countervisualities & the Possibility of...

December 02, 2022 1:00 p.m.
02 Dec
CHE December Journal Club

The Center for Health Equity (CHE) December 2 Journal Club has been cancelled. Please join us at the next Journal Club on February 3, 2023. Please send an...

December 02, 2022 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
02 Dec
Environmental and Occupational Health Seminar Series

Learning from our students, faculty, and staff, internationally known scientists, practitioners and policymakers on issues of environmental, occupational and...

December 02, 2022 1:00 p.m.
02 Dec
ISP AI Forum: "Doubling down: sparse grounding with an additional, almost-matching caption for detection-oriented multimodal pretraining"

Abstract: A common paradigm in deep learning applications for computer vision is self-supervised pretraining followedby supervised fine-tuning on a target...

December 02, 2022 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
02 Dec
AT students learning about cold water immersion) for simulated heatstroke patients.

Join a faculty host and current student as they discuss the Athletic Training admission, Accelerated MS and MS pathways, coursework and student experience....

December 02, 2022 1:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
02 Dec
Dissertation Defense: Bang Wang

Dissertation Defense: Bang Wang

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Dissertation defense by Bang Wang titled "Identification of Causal Effect Modifiers for Time to Relapse and A Weighted Generalized Win-Odds Regression Model...

02 Dec
For anyBODY & everybody Virtual Workshop

In this workshop, students will have the opportunity to explore their feelings about their body in a supportive and inclusive environment. We will spend time...

December 02, 2022 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
02 Dec
GSWS Digital Archive Launch

GSWS Digital Archive Launch

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Come see the history of the GSWS program and hear from alumni activists! Free cookies will be provided.

December 02, 2022 2:00 p.m.
02 Dec
Proposal Defense: Behnam Rahdari

"Human-AI Collaboration in Search and Recommendation" Department of Informatics and Networked Systems Committee: Peter Brusilovsky Daqing He Dmitriy...

December 02, 2022 2:00 p.m.
02 Dec
World Cup Screening

World Cup Screening

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Join Open Field in watching the World Cup on the big screen at Bakery Square! Enjoy refreshments and meet fellow soccer lovers. Open Field is an...

December 02, 2022 2:00 p.m.
02 Dec
PhD Proposal Defense - Aigerim Baimoldina

Chair: Dr. Lei Li, Chemical and Petroleum Engineering Department, University of Pittsburgh Committee: Dr. Susan Fullerton, Chemical and Petroleum...

December 02, 2022 2:30 p.m.
02 Dec
Cathedral of Learning

CONTRAST OR CONTINUUM? THE CASE OF BELIEF AND IMAGINATION Abstract: Though traditional folk psychology treats imagination and belief as distinct kinds of...

December 02, 2022 3:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
02 Dec
Writers’ Café: Glass Half-Full: Articulating Joy with the staff of Sampsonia Way Magazine

The poet Toi Derricotte once observed that "joy is an act of resistance." In a world full of so much madness and chaos, we happen to agree! Joy is an act...

02 Dec
Student and faculty practicing skills in audiology course

Audiology Information Sessions

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Join us for a Doctor of Audiology (AuD) Information Session. This is a great opportunity to have your questions answered as we discuss the program, its...

December 02, 2022 4:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
02 Dec
Book Discussion - Cool Anthropology: How to Engage the Public with Academic Research

Through a series of case studies by leading anthropologists, Cool Anthropology highlights the many different approaches that scholars have used to engage the...

December 02, 2022 4:00 p.m.
02 Dec
Oleksii Kucherenko Organ Recital

Pitt organ student Oleksii Kucherenko presents a recital of solo organ music on Heinz Memorial Chapel's 3-manual 1995 Reuter, opus 2176. FREE to the...

December 02, 2022 7:30 p.m.

Friday, December 2