Events Calendar

Thursday, March 16

16 Mar
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,...

March 16, 2023
Virtual Event
16 Mar
PRESSED: Images from the Jewish Daily Forward

This exhibition is organized by the Forward in collaboration with the Museum at Eldridge Street, and hosted by the University of Pittsburgh Library System...

16 Mar
Pediatric Grand Rounds

Pediatric Grand Rounds

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PItt Pediatric Grand Rounds with featured speaker Rulan Parekh, MD, MS, FRCP(C), FASN, and their talk "The Quest for Precision Medicine in Children with...

16 Mar
Dissertation Defense: Benjamin James Hayes

Clinical and Translational Science Graduate Program PhD Defense: The Longitudinal Impact of Maladaptive Stress Response in Offspring with Parental...

16 Mar
Secretary of State’s Policy Planning Priorities for Europe and NATO

Shawanesh Underwood is a career member of the Secretary's Office of Policy Planning in the State Department. Her work covers topics on NATO, Southern...

March 16, 2023 9:30 a.m.
16 Mar
Dissertation Defense: Tian Jing

Dissertation Defense: Tian Jing

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Dissertation defense titled: Interface Problems in Two-phase Magnetohydrodynamic Flows Abstract: FlowsWe study the motion of two incompressible, conductive...

March 16, 2023 10:00 a.m.
16 Mar
Faculty Colloquium: "Intelligent High-performance Computing: Classical and Quantum"

Abstract: Heterogeneous computing has revolutionized the performance of many computing applications. For instance, by harnessing the power of CPU-GPU...

16 Mar
ETD Workshop

ETD Workshop

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Learn how to format your thesis or dissertation using the University’s Microsoft Word template. We’ll also cover converting the finished Word document to PDF...

March 16, 2023 11:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
16 Mar
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...

March 16, 2023 11:00 a.m.
16 Mar
Swanson School of Engineering

ANSYS Distinguished Lecturer Elaine S. Oran O’Donnell Foundation Professor Department of Aerospace Engineering Texas A&M University at College Station ...

March 16, 2023 11:00 a.m.
16 Mar
REACH (Research Equity and Community Health) logo with the City of Pittsburgh buildings represented in colors of a rainbow.

The Research Equity and Community Health (REACH) Health Equity Seminar Series welcomes Kristen Eckstrand, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor of Psychiatry,...

March 16, 2023 11:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
16 Mar
Molecular Biophysics/Structural Biology Seminar:  "Differential stress in asymmetric membranes"

Markus Deserno, Ph.D., Professor, Department of Biological Sciences, Carnegie Mellon University, Host: Huaiying Zhang, Ph.D.

March 16, 2023 11:00 a.m.
16 Mar
Dissertation Defense - Devon Osamu Tipp

Devon Osamu Tipp will defend "Mamoru Fujieda's Plant Language: Hybrid Approaches to Composing for Koto". The committee consists of Mathew Rosenblum, Eric Moe...

March 16, 2023 11:30 a.m.
16 Mar
Nancy W. Glynn, PhD

Presented by Nancy W. Glynn, PhD, Associate Professor of Epidemiology Dr. Nancy Glynn is a Physical Activity Epidemiologist with a strong interest in the...

March 16, 2023 12:00 p.m.
16 Mar
Virtual meeting on laptop

Our information session is the perfect event to discover more about our academic programs in public and international affairs (MPIA), public administration...

March 16, 2023 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
16 Mar
Pitt CSD Research Round Table

Pitt CSD Research Round Table

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January 12 - Michael Biel, CScD, CCC-SLP, BC-ANDS " Motivation asit applies to clinical practice and student training" January 19 - Sarah Skeen, PhD...

March 16, 2023 12:00 p.m.
16 Mar
Pitt CSD Speech-Language Pathology Third Thursday Speaker Series

Leadership in Communication Sciences and Disorders: Difficult Conversations Presented by: Mark DeRuiter, PhD Difficult conversations are part of our...

March 16, 2023 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
16 Mar
Pitt CTSI: March Lunch and Learn | Reproductive Justice

The University of Pittsburgh’s Clinical and Translational Science Institute, the Urban League of Greater Pittsburgh, the New Pittsburgh Courier, and UPMC’s...

March 16, 2023 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
16 Mar
RCR: Pitching your Science

RCR: Pitching your Science

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

March 16, 2023 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
16 Mar
Race &... Lecture Series: Mary Ellen Vajravelu

Join Mary Ellen Vajravelu, MD, MSHP for the next installment of the Race &... Lecture Series. The Race &... Lecture Series is a part of the Race and Social...

16 Mar
 Samuel Bagenstos

This year's annual Mark A. Nordenberg Lecture in Law, Medicine, and Psychiatry, will be presented by Samuel Bagenstos, on Thursday, March 16, 2023, at 12:30...

16 Mar
Colloqiuim: Suleiman’s Ghost: Spectral Climates of ‘Emerging Senegal’ in Mati Diop’s Atlantique

The science of the climate change overwhelmingly points to an ominous future. However, the climate crisis is far from universally understood and experienced....

March 16, 2023 12:30 p.m.
16 Mar
Colloquium: Climate Fictions of the Global South

Hosted by the Humanities Center and faculty fellow John Walsh. Respondents include Thangam Ravindranathan (French and Francophone Studies) and Bridget Keown...

March 16, 2023 12:30 p.m.
16 Mar
MQE Career Chat: Sam Ventura, VP of Hockey Strategy and Research, Buffalo Sabres

The Master of Science in Quantitative Economics (MQE) program is pleased to welcome Sam Ventura for its final Career Chat of the Spring 2023 term. Sam is VP...

March 16, 2023 12:30 p.m.
16 Mar
Academic Performance Skills

Academic Performance Skills

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

March 16, 2023 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
16 Mar
Care Talks: Succeed at Work - Strategies for Working Couples

Join Care.com for monthly webinars where you’ll receive advice and guidance from expert speakers in areas such as childcare, senior care, financial literacy,...

March 16, 2023 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
16 Mar
Incorporating Environmental and Sustainability Skills in your Career Development: Environment and Sustainability Week

Join us in this intergroup discussion. Gain some insights in how to develop and incorporate Environmental and Sustainability skills into your resume, to give...

March 16, 2023 1:00 p.m.
16 Mar
Students in Speech-Language Pathology course

Please join us for a Speech-Language Pathology (MA/MS) Information Session. Dr. Sarah Wallace (she/her), program director, will orient prospective students...

March 16, 2023 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
16 Mar
Dissertation Defense: Samuel Arthur Johnson

Molecular Biophysics and Structural Biology Graduate Program PhD Defense: Specificity and stoichiometry of the G-quadruplex binding protein BG4 Advisor:...

16 Mar
Dissertation Defense: Jongwon Lee

Center for Neuroscience - School of Medicine/Neurobiology Graduate Program PhD Defense: The Role of GABA Co-release in the Development of Glycinergic...

March 16, 2023 2:00 p.m.
16 Mar
The world with the continents in blue and the oceans in yellow

The University Center for International Studies (UCIS), with funding from Pitt's Title VI National Resource Centers, has embarked on a four-year initiative...

March 16, 2023 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
16 Mar
Bachelor of Philosophy Thesis Defense: Alexandra Hughson

Frederick Honors College undergraduate Alexandra Hughson is defending her Bachelor of Philosophy (BPhil) thesis: Developing an efficient binding assay to...

March 16, 2023 3:00 p.m.
16 Mar
Ho-Wook Jun, Bionanomatrix in Translational Medicine: Cardiovascular Devices, Atherosclerosis Model, and Kidney Diseases

Abstract Dr. Jun group focuses on a self-assembled biomimetic nanomatrix for medical devices and therapeutics. Dr. Jun will introduce three translational...

March 16, 2023 3:00 p.m.
16 Mar
Biostatistics Seminar

Biostatistics Seminar

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MaCalus Hogan, MD David Silver Professor and Chair, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery Chief, UPMC Orthopaedic Service Line Chief, Division of Foot and Ankle...

March 16, 2023 4:00 p.m.
16 Mar
Dream Work

Dream Work

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Curious about exploring the meaning of your dreams? Join us at the UCC for an in person workshop on dreamwork! Elements of our dream world often represent...

March 16, 2023 4:00 p.m.
16 Mar
Person in seated yoga pose

Pitt-Greensburg Yoga Classes

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Members of the Pitt-Greensburg community are invited to the weekly yoga class to be held Thursdays from 4 p.m. to 4:45 p.m. in the Village Coffeehouse...

March 16, 2023 4:00 p.m.
16 Mar
Racial Wellness

Racial Wellness

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Racial trauma (or race-based traumatic stress) is the result of racism and discrimination. It includes psychological, physical, and emotional harm that is...

March 16, 2023 4:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
16 Mar
Untapped Potential: DOD Funding 101 for Health Science Researchers

The Department of Defense is an underutilized source of funding for researchers, and Pitt has resources to help you succeed! The DOD is obligated to award...

March 16, 2023 4:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
16 Mar
Jason Loflen, MD

Presenter: Jason Loflen, MD, UPMC Hamot Department of Emergency Medicine CME credit available

16 Mar
"Fighting for Our Place in the Sun" book cover

In Fighting for Our Place in the Sun, Dr. Richard D. Benson II examines the life of Malcolm X as not only a radical political figure, but also as a teacher...

March 16, 2023 5:00 p.m.
16 Mar
Alysa Bainbrdige 2022 Miss Pennsylvania

Join us for an evening of sharing the hope-filled message of recovery through art. Be encouraged, be informed, and be a part of a supportive campus...

March 16, 2023 5:30 p.m.
16 Mar
Pitt2Pitt: Exploring Graduate Education at Pitt

The David C. Frederick Honors College and the Office of the Provost - Graduate Studies invites all students and alumni to join us over a shared meal for the...

March 16, 2023 5:30 p.m.
16 Mar
White Christian Privilege in America

Dr. Khyati Joshi, “White Christian Privilege in America," Co-sponsor: Religious Studies Dept and the Honors College Lawrence Hall, 106

March 16, 2023 5:30 p.m.
16 Mar
Gendered Violence, Horror Film, and Archival Research

presented by the Horror Studies Webinar Series Thursday, March 16, 2023, at 7:00 p.m. Registration is required. Join us for a virtual roundtable...

March 16, 2023 7:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
16 Mar
Promotional Poster for the Studio Arts In Dialogue event

Studio Arts In Dialogue

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Please join Studio Arts for a screening event in the Frick Fine Arts Building Auditorium, featuring Obi Mbu (The Primordial House) by Mikael Owunna and...

16 Mar
Studio Arts In Dialogue

Studio Arts In Dialogue

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The Studio Arts department at the University of Pittsburgh presents 'In Dialogue’ a screening event in the Frick Fine Arts Building Auditorium featuring...

16 Mar
microphone against red and black background

Open Mic Night

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Join us for the open-est open mic night on campus! All Pitt students, faculty, and staff and all performance-based genres are welcome: original music or...

Thursday, March 16