Events Calendar

Friday, October 20

20 Oct
A boat with three chairs on water

Through video, sound and sculpture, artists iliana emilia García and Scherezade García explore how maritime culture shaped the historical and social...

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, 2023
Virtual Event
20 Oct
Pitt Public Health Virtual Open House for Prospective Grad Students

University of Pittsburgh School of Public Health Virtual and Asynchronous Open House for Prospective Grad Students will launch October 6! Explore Pitt...

October 20, 2023
Virtual Event
20 Oct
Printing Culture: Gráfica de Puerto Rico, 1958-1963

This student-curated exhibition showcases a selection of original screen printed posters from the instituto de cultura puertorriqueña (ICP). Produced between...

20 Oct
The Kingdom of this World Reimagined

Inspired by Alejo Carpentier’s mytho-historical book, The Kingdom of this World (originally published in 1949), an international cohort of artists, each with...

20 Oct
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Women Entrepreneurship Week

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Throughout the week of October 16 – 20, the Big Idea Center (as part of Pitt’s Office of Innovation & Entrepreneurship) will be showcasing a variety of women...

October 20, 2023
20 Oct
Central Eurasian Studies Society Annual Conference 2023

CESS Annual Conferences have been held at universities around North America since 2000, with conferences as large as 70 panels and attracting around 300...

October 20, 2023 8:00 a.m.
20 Oct
A male performer in gray beard sings while wearing an elaborate costume with crown and colorful layered robes

The Marilyn Horne Museum will exhibit spactacular costumes and artifacts from the Sarasota Opera's production of "The Golden Cockerel," Nikolai...

20 Oct
Dr. John Televantos, Senior Partner of Arsenal Capital Management, Covestro

The Transformation of the Polyol (a Key Raw Material for Polyurethanes) Industry with a Revolutionary New Technology This presentation will explain how...

October 20, 2023 9:30 a.m.
20 Oct
Friday DIY Workshop

Friday DIY Workshop

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This opportunity is for volunteers who need to stay on campus to participate in service for Civic Action Week. Volunteers will be participating in a variety...

October 20, 2023 10:00 a.m.
20 Oct
School of Nursing: Tour & BSN Info Session (In-Person)

Come visit the School of Nursing for an in-person presentation and tour of the Victoria Building. Q&A will follow the tour. Enter the building via the...

October 20, 2023 10:00 a.m.
20 Oct
Emerging Latino Communities Conversations

At this month's Emerging Latino Communities Conversations (ELC), Emmanuelle Chelles will discuss a new innovative project called Receta para el Exito: Latino...

20 Oct
Pitt-Johnstown Career Services, Global Experiences, Fellowships presents: Virtual Study Abroad Information Sessions

Study Abroad information sessions review the types of programs and locations available for Pitt-Johnstown students seeking to participate in a global...

October 20, 2023 10:30 a.m.
Virtual Event
20 Oct
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Move Breathe Reflect

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Registration required: register using the button here The Stress Free Zone and the Center for Creativity are partnering with PittServes to bring you a Civic...

20 Oct
Saira

The Center for Philosophy of Science at the University of Pittsburgh invites you to join us for our Lunch Time Talk. Attend in person or visit our live...

20 Oct
Glial Reactivity Plays a Key Role in the Progression of Alzheimer’s Disease

This lecture is one of the 2023 Senior Vice Chancellor’s Research Seminar series. Speaker Tharick Pascoal, MD, PhD Associate Professor of Psychiatry and...

October 20, 2023 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
20 Oct
Navigating Student Loan Repayment

Student Loans and repayment have definitely been in the news lately. Join the Center for Financial Education and Wellness as we discuss the new loan...

October 20, 2023 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
20 Oct
Pitt Johnstown Navigating Student Loan Repayment

Student Loans and repayment have definitely been in the news lately. Join the Center for Financial Education and Wellness as we discuss the new loan...

October 20, 2023 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
20 Oct
Robotics Opportunity Expo

Robotics Opportunity Expo

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Hosted by the Pittsburgh Robotics Network Whether you are looking for career and networking opportunities or just want to learn more about the Pittsburgh...

October 20, 2023 12:00 p.m.
20 Oct
Stress Less

Stress Less

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Understand the origins of your stress and learn practical approaches to improving your well-being by reducing your stress. Presenter: Karen Nichols...

October 20, 2023 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
20 Oct
Forging Advances in Health Equity and Health Disparities Research: A panel presentation & discussion of the next 75 years

Highlighting advances and addressing gaps in health equity and health disparities research. Keynote presented by Eliseo J. Perez-Stable, director, National...

October 20, 2023 1:30 p.m.
20 Oct
CS Seminar: "Making SGD Parameter-Free"

Abstract: We develop an algorithm for parameter-free stochastic convex optimization (SCO) whose rate of convergence is only a double-logarithmic factor...

October 20, 2023 2:00 p.m.
20 Oct
PhD Final Defense - Connor Wiegand

Title: Pancreatic Islet Microphysiology System for Disease Modeling of Type 2 Diabetes Abstract: Diabetes has become an increasingly prominent global...

October 20, 2023 2:00 p.m.
20 Oct
Liu Wu

New Research in Paleoanthropology in China: Human Fossil Discover ies in the 21st Century Professor Liu Wu Institute of Ver te br ate Paleontology and...

October 20, 2023 3:00 p.m.
20 Oct
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Big Idea Blitz

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Have an idea and want to explore its potential? Thinking of competing in the Kuzneski Innovation Cup or one of our other larger competitions and want to...

20 Oct
Fall 2023 Writers’ Café Sessions

09/29/23 "Oblique Strategies: Approaches to Writing from Other Avenues of Expertise" with BILL LYCHACK 3:30-5:30pm // In person in the Writing Center Learn...

October 20, 2023 3:30 p.m.
20 Oct
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International Café

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Invite your international students to the International Café at the Writing Center to explore the power of posing questions in academic writing, to meet...

20 Oct
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No’ing That You Don’t Know: Avicenna on Meno’s Paradox and its Implications for the Sciences Meno’s Paradox has been less a threat to the possibility of...

October 20, 2023 3:30 p.m.
20 Oct
What US Feminists Can Learn from Irish Abortion Activists

Join us for a panel discussion chaired by Bridget Keown. Panel members: Mary McGlynn (Columbia): https://www.gc.cuny.edu/people/mary-mcglynn Camilla...

October 20, 2023 3:30 p.m.
20 Oct
John Proctor is the Villain

John Proctor is the Villain

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At a rural high school in Georgia, a group of lively teens are studying The Crucible while navigating young love, sex ed, and a few school scandals. Holding...

October 20, 2023 8:00 p.m.

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