Events Calendar

Thursday, October 26

26 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...

26 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 26, 2023
Virtual Event
26 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...

26 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...

26 Oct
asian male climbing a climbing wall

DOUBLE DOWN doesn’t have a fancy curriculum or worksheets or anything too off the wall. All we do is meet at the gym every Tuesday and Thursday at 6am, pray...

October 26, 2023 6:00 a.m.
26 Oct
Pediatric Grand Rounds - Annual Wiltsie lecture

Pitt Pediatric Grand Rounds with featured speaker Dr. Franziska Rosser.

October 26, 2023 8:00 a.m.
26 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...

26 Oct
Accelerated Second Degree Virtual Information Session

Learn more about Pitt Nursing's Accelerated 2nd Degree (ABSN) program by joining us for a virtual information session. A brief presentation will provide...

October 26, 2023 9:30 a.m.
Virtual Event
26 Oct
The Importance of Civil Discourse

As F. Scott Fitzgerald once said, “The test of a first-rate intelligence is the ability to hold two opposed ideas in mind at the same time and still retain...

October 26, 2023 10:00 a.m.
26 Oct
CANCELED: DINS PhD Student Speaker Series

A series of presentations by DINS PhD students, exploring the next generation of scholarship about networks, information, and human behavior.

26 Oct
MEMS Department Seminar - Dr. Douglas Wolfe

Dr. Douglas E. Wolfe Dr. Douglas E. Wolfe is currently the Associate Vice President for Research and Director of Strategic Initiatives, Professor of...

October 26, 2023 11:00 a.m.
26 Oct
Molecular Biophysics/Structural Biology Seminar:   “Shining Light on DNA Repair: from cells to single molecules”

Bennett Van Houten, Ph.D., Richard M. Cyert Professor of Molecular Oncology, Department of Pharmacology and Chemical Biology, Co-Leader: Genome Stability...

October 26, 2023 11:00 a.m.
26 Oct
Ellen Caniglia, ScD

Presented by: Ellen Caniglia, ScD, Assistant Professor of Epidemiology, University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine Dr. Caniglia is a...

October 26, 2023 12:00 p.m.
26 Oct
IRB Individual Investigator Agreements

Thursday, October 26, 2023 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm (Zoom Session) Would you like to collaborate with a non-Pitt/UPMC investigator who isn’t affiliated with an...

October 26, 2023 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
26 Oct
Introduction to ChatGPT Prompt Engineering for Teaching

Interested in learning how to use generative AI tools to improve the quality and efficiency of teaching tasks? In this short, virtual workshop, we will...

October 26, 2023 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
26 Oct
Photo of Ruiyu Zhu

Ruiyu Zhu, University of Pittsburgh, "Firm Size and Establishment Dynamics"

October 26, 2023 12:00 p.m.
26 Oct
Pitt Community United in Compassion

Highlight the importance of empathy, compassion, and solidarity as guiding principles in our commitment to working together to make the world a better place.

October 26, 2023 12:00 p.m.
26 Oct
Tavola Italiana Fall 2023 "Mangia Con Noi!"

Bring your Lunch and Chat Event Flyer

October 26, 2023 12:00 p.m.
26 Oct
David Harris

Professor Harris, Sally Ann Semenko Endowed Chair at Pitt Law, Legal Systems Educator and Advisor to the 10.27 Healing Partnership in Pittsburgh, will be...

October 26, 2023 12:30 p.m.
26 Oct
Writing Machines

Writing Machines

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Hosted by the Humanities Center and faculty co-teaching fellows, Annette Vee and Matthew Burton. Respondents include Miranda Bartira Tagliari Sousa (Music),...

October 26, 2023 12:30 p.m.
26 Oct
Care Talk: Your Healthy Lifestyle - Building in Daily Movement

Please join us for this free, Care.com Care Talk, Your Healthy Lifestyle: Building in Daily Movement. This webinar explores the benefits of exercise, the...

October 26, 2023 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
26 Oct
Black Hair- Artist Gaylaine Conquet

Please join us for the Department of Africana Studies Open House and Art Exhibit. Come and meet the faculty of the department and artist Guylaine Conquet. ...

26 Oct
Dissertation Defense - Shangmou Xu

Title: "Variation in Opportunity to Learn at Secondary Education: The Social Determinants of Between- and Within-School STEM Tracking in the US and...

October 26, 2023 1:00 p.m.
26 Oct
Dissertation Defense: Yiyang Lu

Dissertation Defense: Yiyang Lu

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Chemistry PhD Defense: Studies Of Enantiospecific Interaction Between Chiral Molecules And Magnetized Surfaces Advisors: David Waldeck Committee members:...

October 26, 2023 1:00 p.m.
26 Oct
LabArchives Bootcamp 2023

Learn the benefits that LabArchives offers researchers and how it can easily be integrated into your research data management toolkit. Topics covered...

October 26, 2023 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
26 Oct
Man is being assisted by female formal care partner (photo demonstrates technique discussed in program series)

FORMAL AND INFORMAL CARE PARTNER TRAINING SERIES The University of Pittsburgh's Pittsburgh Regional Dementia Caregiver Training and Employment Program...

October 26, 2023 1:00 p.m.
26 Oct
Student learning about power wheelchair capabilities

Join our Rehabilitation Technology (MRT) faculty for open office hours and discover how the MRT program can accelerate you toward a career in Rehab...

October 26, 2023 1:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
26 Oct
Qualtrics Logo

Pitt’s Online Survey System (Qualtrics) allows you to easily create and distribute surveys, collect data, analyze responses, and present results using...

October 26, 2023 1:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
26 Oct
PowerPoint for Conference Posters

The instructor will lead attendees through menus and options in PowerPoint that can be utilized to design a conference poster for either print or an online...

October 26, 2023 2:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
26 Oct
Art + Data Workshop

Art + Data Workshop

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Please join us as we explore the connection between art and the creative side of visualizing data. In this workshop we will share data art inspiration, local...

26 Oct
K99/R00: Pathway to Independence Award

The K99/R00, or "Pathway to Independence" award, helps trainees transition from a mentored postdoctoral research position to an independent research...

October 26, 2023 3:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
26 Oct
Implementing Pharmacogenomics: Translational Research to Improve Medication Outcomes

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

October 26, 2023 3:30 p.m.
26 Oct
Bioengineering Seminar Series

Bioengineering Seminar Series

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Join us for our Bioengineering Seminar Series this fall! For a list of each week's speakers, click here.

October 26, 2023 4:00 p.m.
26 Oct
College Ready Resume

College Ready Resume

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This workshop is intended to serve as an introduction to resume writing.

October 26, 2023 4:00 p.m.
26 Oct
Photo of Renee Bowen

Renee Bowen, Professor of Economics at the University of California San Diego, "Dynamics of Risky Agreements" with Malte Lammert and Aleksandr Levkun.

October 26, 2023 4:00 p.m.
26 Oct
Paper Workshop With Cindy Hahamovitch

Paper workshop for Working Class History Seminar Cindy Hahamovitch is a scholar of southern, immigration, and labor history in a global context. She is the...

26 Oct
Prospective Nursing Transfer Student Virtual Session

Join us for our virtual information session to learn more about internal transfers to the traditional Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) program. Session...

October 26, 2023 4:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
26 Oct
Dr. Antonio Byrd: Coding Black Functions for White Software Programs

In this talk, Dr. Byrd presents findings from the third chapter of his book tentatively titled The Literacy Pivot: How Black Adults Learn Computer...

October 26, 2023 5:00 p.m.
26 Oct
Time Out Christian Fellowship logo

Looking for a Christian community to be a part of here at Pitt-Johnstown? Time Out is a group of Christian students committed to joining with their fellow...

October 26, 2023 5:00 p.m.
26 Oct
law scales, person writing during meeting with another person

Learn the basic legal issues involved with new company formation, including choice of entity (LLC, C-Corp, Benefit Corporation, Benefit Company, Non-profits,...

October 26, 2023 5:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
26 Oct
Film Screening and Panel: Pardon Me: Exploring the Harms of Criminal Records and the Benefits of Executive Pardons

Join us for a 90-minute documentary screening of "Pardon Me: Exploring the Harms of Criminal Records and the Benefits of Executive Pardons.” The program will...

October 26, 2023 5:30 p.m.
26 Oct
Grocery Shopping on a Budget

Grocery Shopping on a Budget

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Grocery shopping while in college can be a challenge. Food costs are on the rise, and you must still find that balance of buying nutritious and healthy...

October 26, 2023 5:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
26 Oct
Three students at orientation looking at a handout

The University of Pittsburgh School of Education invites you to attend an open house for students interested in a master's, doctorate, or a graduate...

October 26, 2023 6:00 p.m.
26 Oct
THE 19TH ANNUAL ANIMATION SHOW OF SHOWS OFFERS A WEALTH OF HUMOR, INSIGHT, AND PROFUNDITY

The ANIMATION SHOW OF SHOWS returns to theaters across North America this fall, presenting 16 exceptional and inspiring animated shorts from around the...

October 26, 2023 6:00 p.m.
26 Oct
ISPN Halloween Pumpkin Carving & Cosplay

Join us for a bewitching evening of pumpkin carving and cosplay! We provide pumpkins and carving kits, so all you need to bring is your creativity. Embrace...

October 26, 2023 6:30 p.m.
26 Oct
Three students stand with artist Morgan Overton with the artwork they created at her Democracy in Focus event.

Morgan Overton, the Frederick Honors College's Artist in Residence, is hosting her next workshop around the themes of advocacy and LGBTQ+ History Month....

26 Oct
Yoga

Yoga

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Yoga is one of several tools students can use to help reduce their stress and practice mindfulness skills that translate to several other parts of life. The...

October 26, 2023 7:00 p.m.
26 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 26, 2023 8:00 p.m.
26 Oct
Colorful thought bubbles above black outlined shadows sitting at a panel.

"What's Next?" Career Panel

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The annual "What's Next?" career panel is presented by the Fantasy Studies Fellowship (FSF) and open to all Pitt students. The FSF has 400 members,...

October 26, 2023 8:30 p.m.
Virtual Event

Thursday, October 26