Events Calendar

Wednesday, April 12

12 Apr
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,...

April 12, 2023
Virtual Event
12 Apr
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...

12 Apr
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...

12 Apr
Spontaneous Emotion-Related Speech during Dyadic Play in Toddlers at Elevated Likelihood of Autism

Frederick Honors College undergraduate Catarina Chiaramonte is defending the Bachelor of Philosophy (BPhil) thesis: Spontaneous Emotion-Related Speech during...

12 Apr
Student Loan Repayment Session

Student Loan Repayment Session

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Join the Center for Financial Education and Wellness to learn about student loan repayment as well as what is being talked about in the news. This session is...

April 12, 2023
Virtual Event
12 Apr
2023 i4Kids Symposium

2023 i4Kids Symposium

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The i4Kids symposium will overview current goals and achievements and feature exciting collaborative research. Participants will have the opportunity to...

April 12, 2023 9:00 a.m.
12 Apr
Dissertation Defense: Andrea Casas

"The impact of the public housing demolition process on violent crime in Pittsburgh, PA" - Public Health/Epidemiology, Committee: Tom Songer, EPI...

April 12, 2023 9:00 a.m.
12 Apr
Trans/In: A Day-Long Pitt Community Teach-In on Transgender Pasts, Presents, and Futures

Join University of Pittsburgh faculty and students for a day-long trans-in teach-in to discuss gender identity throughout history; LGBTQIA activism at...

12 Apr
Development of a Mutation-Independent Approach to Treat Merosin-Deficient Congenital Muscular Dystrophy Type 1A (MDC1A)

Department of Human Genetics Doctoral Candidate, Annie Infancia Arockiaraj, defends her dissertation on “Development of a Mutation-Independent Approach to...

12 Apr
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...

April 12, 2023 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
12 Apr
Problem Solving Skills for the Workplace

This workshop will provide participants with an overview of how to identify, approach and, solve problems creatively and effectively in the workplace. The...

April 12, 2023 10:00 a.m.
12 Apr
DINS Seminar Series: Jaideep Vaidya

Engineering Secure and Privacy-Preserving Systems Abstract: In the current digital age, data is continually being collected by organizations and governments...

12 Apr
 Detour: Studio Arts Student Exhibition

UNIVERSITY ART GALLERY Frick Fine Arts Building EXHIBITION OPENING: March 30, 2023 | 4-6 p.m. ARTIST TALKS: Thursday, April 13, 2023 | Noon GALLERY...

April 12, 2023 12:00 p.m.
12 Apr
Bachelor of Philosophy Thesis Defense: Mara Hartoyo

Frederick Honors College undergraduate Mara Hartoyo is defending the Bachelor of Philosophy (BPhil) thesis: The Contribution of Hip Muscle Strength, Hip...

April 12, 2023 12:00 p.m.
12 Apr
Kristin M. Burkart, MD, MSc, Professor of Medicine, Columbia University

Please join us next week for Critical Care Medicine Grand Rounds on Wednesday April 12 at noon in S120 BST and on Zoom Webinar. Kristin M. Burkart, MD,...

April 12, 2023 12:00 p.m.
12 Apr
Pitt Law Professor Mike Madison

Join Pitt Cyber, the School of Law, and the Center for Governance and Markets to celebrate the launch of Governing Smart Cities as Knowledge Commons. This...

April 12, 2023 12:00 p.m.
12 Apr
Infographics: Sharing Information Visually

Make your raw data more appealing and consumable with infographics. In this class, you'll learn what infographics are and how they can make data easier to...

April 12, 2023 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
12 Apr
Journaling for Emotional Well-Being Workshop

Feeling stressed, overwhelmed, anxious? Did you know that journaling, writing down your feelings and thoughts, can help bring relief? Come and learn more...

April 12, 2023 12:00 p.m.
12 Apr
Smiling man

Now more than ever, the world needs leaders who can rise above the challenges and complexities they are facing and move their organization and industry...

April 12, 2023 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
12 Apr
Macroeconomics Brown Bag, Douglas Hanley & Ruiyu Zhu

Macroeconomics Brown Bag with speakers, Douglas Hanley and Ruiyu Zhu

April 12, 2023 12:00 p.m.
12 Apr
Staff Council Spotlight: University Counseling Center(HEART Team) and Pitt Police

Katelyn Zeak and Alexander Sipe from the UCC's HEART program, and Pitt Police Chief, James Loftus will discuss the origin, operations, goals, and...

April 12, 2023 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
12 Apr
Vascular System

Presented by: Julia Xu, MD, MScGH Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Hematology/Oncology University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine --- This...

April 12, 2023 12:00 p.m.
12 Apr
PA students in a skills class

Join us for a virtual information session to connect with our PA Studies faculty. Learn about the program and what makes a competitive applicant. Register...

April 12, 2023 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
12 Apr
Let’s Read It!: LGBTQIA+ Banned Book Club - Reading All Boys Aren't Blue

There has been a recent uptick in attempts to remove or ban certain books from schools, public libraries, and other educational spaces. According to PEN...

April 12, 2023 12:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
12 Apr
Care Talks: Financial Wellness - Budgeting Basics

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,...

April 12, 2023 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
12 Apr
Gene Regulation

Gene Regulation

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This workshop provides an overview of resources and search strategies on transcriptional regulation. Emphasis will be given to HSLS-licensed TRANSFAC/Match...

April 12, 2023 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
12 Apr
Several holding candles of several colors

Incidents of mass violence often occur without warning and can happen anywhere, impacting entire communities and our country at large. Join us in this...

April 12, 2023 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
12 Apr
Dissertation Defense: Aaron Randall Johnson

Molecular Pharmacology Graduate Program PhD Defense: Myoglobin attenuates breast cancer cell proliferation and migration. Advisor: Sruti Shiva,...

12 Apr
Labor/Development Brown Bag, Dean Hoi (Melbourne)

Labor/Development Brown Bag with guest speaker, Dean Hoi (Melbourne) titled "The Hinge of the Golden Door: Labor Market Impacts of Immigrant Exclusion"

April 12, 2023 2:00 p.m.
12 Apr
Understanding & Managing Anxiety

This workshop is designed to teach students about the function and common symptoms of anxiety. Additionally, students will learn strategies on how to manage...

April 12, 2023 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
12 Apr
Academic Self Care for Test Anxiety

Especially in preparation for finals, students may feel an increased level of stress, leading to feelings of burnout. In this workshop, you will learn...

April 12, 2023 3:00 p.m.
12 Apr
First Year Support Space

First Year Support Space

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The transition to college is a unique experience that can often come with many stressors. This drop-in workshop will provide students with the space to...

12 Apr
Marta Werner Lecture-Unsilent Springs: De-archivizing Dickinson's Birds

The Program for cultural Studies Presents: Unsilent Springs: De-archivizing Dickinson's Birds Marta Werner is the Svaglic Chair of Textual Studies at...

April 12, 2023 3:00 p.m.
12 Apr
How to Negotiate for Your Next Opportunity

Are you feeling nervous and unprepared to negotiate an opportunity for yourself? Whether you are seeking a job, a training opportunity, or just the chance to...

April 12, 2023 3:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
12 Apr
woman doing yoga against abstract background of blue swirls

Move, Breathe, Paint

This is a past event.

The Stress Free Zone and the Center for Creativity are partnering up to bring you some end-of-semester stress relief in C4C: The Understory (CL-B50). Hallie...

12 Apr
The No Club: Putting a Stop to Women’s Dead-End Work

All organizations have work that few employees want, low impact assignments like proofing documents, onboarding new staff, screening interns, attending to...

12 Apr
Angola on Trial in Cuba: The Hidden History of Race in el Caso Ochoa

Presenter: Anasa Hicks, Florida State University. The presentation explores the case of Arnaldo Ochoa, a top-ranking general in the Cuban military who once...

April 12, 2023 4:30 p.m.
12 Apr
GI Grand Rounds: "Center of Excellence Presentation - Neurogastroenterology"

Speakers: David Levinthal, MD, PhD - Assistant Professor of Medicine - Director, Neurogastroenterology & Motility Center Michael Kingsley, MD - Assistant...

April 12, 2023 5:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
12 Apr
Pitt-Greensburg Military & Veterans Graduation Social

The Pitt-Greensburg Military & Veterans Social honors all of our military-affiliated students, recognizes our spring and summer 2023 graduates, and includes...

April 12, 2023 6:00 p.m.
12 Apr
Pitt Jazz Artist in Residence Chad Taylor

Pitt Jazz Artist in Residence Chad Taylor performs with members of the Pitt Graduate Jazz Salon Ensemble.

April 12, 2023 6:30 p.m.
12 Apr
Lori Jakiela

Poet Lori Jakiela, author of How Do You Like It Now, Gentlemen? and several other memoirs, will write poems on demand throughout this year's Writers...

April 12, 2023 7:30 p.m.
12 Apr
Abduction: A Musical Comedy

Abduction: A Musical Comedy

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Won second prize in New Musicals Inc. international search for new musicals!Selected to BE MTAP'S inaugural incubator production!Selected to be in the 2019...

April 12, 2023 8:00 p.m.
12 Apr
Celeste Gainey

The Pitt-Greensburg Writers Festival will feature poet/film professional Celeste Gainey (author of The Gaffer and more), accompanied by Pitt-Greensburg...

April 12, 2023 8:00 p.m.
12 Apr
Planned Parenthood Generation Action (PPGen) General Body Meetings

Discuss volunteer opportunities, current events, and spread awareness and educational information

April 12, 2023 9:00 p.m.

Wednesday, April 12