Events Calendar

Tuesday, March 28

28 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 28, 2023
Virtual Event
28 Mar
Person typing on a typewriter

CUE Writing Retreat

This is a past event.

The CUE Writing Retreat supports scholars, educators, and writers (broadly conceived) who may be working on academic manuscripts, book proposals, blogs,...

March 28, 2023
Virtual Event
28 Mar
Eve Adams, photo via University of Illinois Library

Inspired by the life and activism of the Jewish, lesbian, anti-fascist writer Eve Adams, a group of Pitt undergrads spent last summer researching topics...

28 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...

28 Mar
Student prepping food at Meals on Wheels

Pitt-Greensburg students will Spring into the Streets from March 28 through March 31. Students can register to volunteer with community organizations who...

28 Mar
Dissertation Defense: Lifeng Wang

Dissertation defense for Mathematics student Lifeng Wang. Title of the thesis is A STUDY ON FUNCTION SPACES. In this thesis, we investigate the properties...

March 28, 2023 9:00 a.m.
28 Mar
Headshot of Pitt HPM Candidate Alice Gao

"Examining Impacts of Public Policies on Chronic Non-Cancer Pain and Mental Health Outcomes" Public Health/Health Policy and Management Committee: Marian...

March 28, 2023 9:00 a.m.
28 Mar
Bachelor of Philosophy Thesis Defense: Charlie Taylor

Frederick Honors College undergraduate Charlie Taylor is defending the Bachelor of Philosophy (BPhil) thesis: Emaciated Women, Weeping Men: Queerness and the...

March 28, 2023 10:00 a.m.
28 Mar
Seminar Speaker

Michelle Starz-Gaiano, PhD Professor, Department of Biological Sciences University of Maryland, Baltimore County Animal development and wound healing...

28 Mar
Self Care 101

Self Care 101

This is a past event.

Taking care of yourself in meaningful ways is important to help you navigate the demands of college life. In this workshop, students will have the...

March 28, 2023 11:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
28 Mar
2023 Women in Medicine and Science Forum

This forum expands upon our institution’s Year of Emotional Well-Being and promotes the professional well-being of women in medicine & science, highlighting...

March 28, 2023 11:30 a.m.
28 Mar
Pitt Public Health Building

"Hospital Consolidation and Pediatric Inpatient Services." Presented by: Allan Joseph, MD, MPH Postdoctoral Scholar, CRISMA Center Fellow, Pediatric...

March 28, 2023 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
28 Mar
John G Rangos Sr. Research Seminar

Rangos Research Seminar with featured speaker William H. DePas, PhD, Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, University of PIttsburgh, Division of Infectious...

28 Mar
RCR: Relationship Therapy - Investigators and Statisticians

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

March 28, 2023 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
28 Mar
Recycle Your Bike

Recycle Your Bike

This is a past event.

Do you have old bikes, bike parts, or other bike related items that you no longer need? The Pitt Bike Cave will reuse and repurpose them to help reduce waste...

March 28, 2023 12:00 p.m.
28 Mar
Regulatory File Maintenance for Human Subject Research

Are you newer to regulatory file maintenance for human subject research? Or maybe you are just looking for confirmation that your current file structure and...

March 28, 2023 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
28 Mar
Women’s History Month book club and discussion: “The Blues Walked In”

Join us for a Pittsburgh-centric Women's History Month discussion of The Blues Walked In by Kathleen George. George will join us and help facilitate the...

March 28, 2023 12:00 p.m.
28 Mar
Paul Tran headshot

All events are open to members of the Pitt community 12pm Lunch and Q&A in CL 5012pm Craft Workshop in CL B506pm Reading and book signing CL B50Please...

March 28, 2023 12:00 p.m.
28 Mar
PhD Proposal Defense - Mingxuan Li

Title: Design and fabrication of multi-functional surface for electromagnetic interference (EMI) shielding with Bayesian optimization (BO) Abstract:...

March 28, 2023 1:00 p.m.
28 Mar
Water in a Changing World

Water in a Changing World

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Join us for our weekly Water in a Changing World Topics course. This is a forum for learning about water in a rapidly changing world. The course features...

28 Mar
Women's Lives in Iran: Between the Religious-Traditional and New Horizons

This 10-week online seminar will explore the social, political, and cultural contexts that underpin the lives of women in Iran. The co-leaders will examine...

March 28, 2023 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
28 Mar
Coping in College

Coping in College

This is a past event.

College can be stressful at times. This workshop aims to help students cope with the demands of college and/or graduate school. Students will gain a basic...

March 28, 2023 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
28 Mar
Kakenya’s Dream: Breaking Down Barriers to Girls’ Education

Kakenya Ntaiya (PhD '11) will share how her nonprofit, Kakenya’s Dream, is advocating for girls’ health, human rights, and gender equality in Kenya and...

28 Mar
When Seeing Isn’t Believing: Identifying Visual Health Misinformation

Discussion of health literacy and the fight against health misinformation often centers around fact-checking or debunking written materials. However,...

March 28, 2023 3:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
28 Mar
The long run impact of childhood interracial contact on residential segregation

Applied Microeconomics Seminar with guest speaker, Max Steinhardt (FU Berlin) titled, "The long run impact of childhood interracial contact on residential...

March 28, 2023 3:15 p.m.
28 Mar
Dissertation Defense Sean Nonnenmacher: Remapping the contours of language, gender/sexuality, and childhood

This dissertation investigates the relationship among language, gender/sexuality, and childhood through a digital and sociolinguistic ethnography with a...

28 Mar
Between Wonder and Omen: Conjoined Twins from Constantinople to Norman Sicily

Roland Betancourt is Professor of Art History at the University of California, Irvine, and is an expert on the Byzantine Empire, including its art, liturgy,...

March 28, 2023 4:00 p.m.
28 Mar
Inside the Second Wave of Feminism: A Discussion with Nancy Rosenstock

Join us as we welcome Nancy Rosenstock for a special presentation during Women's History Month! A landmark account of a key radical feminist organization,...

March 28, 2023 4:00 p.m.
28 Mar
Africana Studies Undergraduate Professional Development Virtual Event

This virtual event is for undergraduate students of all majors and at every class level. It features recent successful undergraduate alumni from the...

March 28, 2023 4:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
28 Mar
Dean's Spotlight Series: "Harnessing human-AI synergy to make the smart classroom more human and effective"

Abstract: In a post-pandemic world, what should the smart, AI-supported, classroom look like? A traditional way of using artificial intelligence to improve...

28 Mar
Film Screening and Q & A   "COMPENSATION" with filmmaker Zeinabu Irene Davis & screenwriter Marc Chery

Compensation, the firstfeature by award-winning filmaker Zeinabu Irene Davis, presents two unique African- American love stories between a deaf woman and a...

28 Mar
a color photo of filmmaker Zeinabu Irene Davis smiling and holding a vintage film camera

Compensation, the first feature by award-winning filmmaker Zeinabu irene Davis (Cycles and A Powerful Thang), presents two unique African-American love...

28 Mar
Film Screening and Q&A: Compensation

Compensation, the first feature by award-winning filmmaker Zeinabu irene Davis (Cycles and A Powerful Thang), presents two unique African-American love...

28 Mar
How to Structure Your Capital Raise — Part 2

Startups v. Investors: Negotiating the Term Sheet Workshop: Join us for a fun negotiation exercise in which you’ll play the role of either startup or...

March 28, 2023 5:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
28 Mar
The Journey from Pitt to the World: A Student-Moderated Discussion with Alumnae Changemakers

Join two Pitt alumnae for a student-moderated discussion about their journeys from undergraduates to their work in Pittsburgh and Kenya. During this...

March 28, 2023 5:00 p.m.
28 Mar
Dr. Jade Kim (image credit: Jamilah Simmons)

Want to learn about fan cultures of East Asia? Interested in the online culture of k-pop fans? What is Otaku and how does it help define Japanese fandom?...

March 28, 2023 6:00 p.m.
28 Mar
Paul Tran reading

Paul Tran reading

This is a past event.

Public reading by queer poet Paul Tran!

March 28, 2023 7:00 p.m.

Tuesday, March 28