Events Calendar

Thursday, February 29

29 Feb
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...

29 Feb
A black and white image image of three men standing near metal machinery. Two men are wearing work clothes, one man is wearing a suit.

On display at Falk Library from February 12 through March 22, 2024. Free and open to the public during regular library hours. About the Exhibit: This...

29 Feb
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...

29 Feb
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...

29 Feb
Pediatric Grand Rounds

Pediatric Grand Rounds

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Pitt Pediatric Grand Rounds with featured speaker Desiree Neville, MD with their talk "Lyme Disease Loves the ‘Burgh: Updates from the Frontline".

February 29, 2024 8:00 a.m.
29 Feb
Bewildered child

Understanding how early traumatic experiences impact child and adolescent development, identity, and behavior is critical to providing quality mental health...

February 29, 2024 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
29 Feb
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...

February 29, 2024 9:30 a.m.
Virtual Event
29 Feb
Miranda Steege Headshot

Join us for a Works-in-Progress talk with Miranda Steege titled, "A Queer Academic Mystery"! Miranda shares... In my mystery novel, Or Else, a...

February 29, 2024 9:30 a.m.
29 Feb
PhD Dissertation Defense - Meghan Orman

Dissertation Title: Exploring and Measuring Nature Connection in Early Childhood Student: Meghan Orman Abstract: Humanity’s future depends on raising...

February 29, 2024 9:30 a.m.
Virtual Event
29 Feb
PhD Proposal Defense - Kaylen Ocampo

Title: Towards Rational Design of Liquid Metal Catalyst Solutions as a Novel Reaction Medium for Light Alkane Dehydrogenation Abstract: Olefins serve as...

February 29, 2024 10:00 a.m.
29 Feb
Staff Council: Coffee and Conversations with Kris Davitt

Join us for coffee and hear Kris Davitt, Senior Vice Chancellor for Philanthropic and Alumni Engagement talk about her life and career at Pitt! Hosted by...

February 29, 2024 10:30 a.m.
29 Feb
Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences Journal Club

Journal Club is intended for graduate students to become familiar with primary scientific literature by learning to select, read, analyze, understand, and...

February 29, 2024 11:00 a.m.
29 Feb
Molecular Biophysics/Structural Biology Seminar:  “Computational Studies of Cargo Transport through the Nuclear Pore Complex”

Rob Coalson, Ph.D., Professor, Department of Chemistry, University of Pittsburgh, Host: Maria Kurnikova, Ph.D.

February 29, 2024 11:00 a.m.
29 Feb
SBIR/STTR Workshop: Application Process & Funding Options for Startups

Ready to secure non-dilutive funding to take your startup to the next level? Join Kirk Macolini, President of InteliSpark, LLC, for this virtual workshop...

February 29, 2024 11:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
29 Feb
Ryan Petteway, DrPH, MPH

Presented by: Ryan Petteway, DrPH, MPH The focus of the Spring 2024 Epidemiology Seminar Series is Health Equity & Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Students...

February 29, 2024 12:00 p.m.
29 Feb
PhD Proposal Defense - Barbaro Zulueta

Title: Atomistic Simulations using Quantum Bond Order and Populations Models Abstract: Simulations of large-scale chemical phenomena currently require...

February 29, 2024 12:00 p.m.
29 Feb
Pitt CSD Research Round Table

Pitt CSD Research Round Table

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Aphasia Treatment Research Julie Wambaugh, PhD, CCC-SLP

February 29, 2024 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
29 Feb
Trans-Affirming Pedagogy Workshop

This workshop, facilitated by Dr. Jesse Jack (she/they), discusses trans-affirming pedagogy, creating space for university-wide faculty to consider ways to...

February 29, 2024 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
29 Feb
“In the Midst of the Trouble Area”: Women’s War Trauma and the Easter Rising

Hosted by the Humanities Center and faculty fellow, Bridget Keown. Respondents include Alexander Tough (Hispanic Languages and Literatures) & Susan Grayzel...

February 29, 2024 12:30 p.m.
29 Feb
Ask A Therapist - In-Person

Ask A Therapist - In-Person

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Formerly known as Let's Talk, Ask a Therapist is a drop-in service that offers informal, confidential consultation with a clinician from the University of...

February 29, 2024 1:00 p.m.
29 Feb
Ask A Therapist - Virtual Thursdays

Formerly known as Let's Talk, Ask a Therapist is a drop-in service that offers informal, confidential consultation with a clinician from the University of...

February 29, 2024 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
29 Feb
Labarchives Logo

Join the LabArchives team for a 30 minute training on LabArchives ELN. Great for new users who need help with the basics or current users seeking a...

February 29, 2024 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
29 Feb
Nourish Peer Support Community

Nourish Peer Support Community

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Open to any Pitt student who wants to maintain a caring relationship with their body and strengthen their support network at Pitt. Click the link to learn...

February 29, 2024 1:00 p.m.
29 Feb
A digital graph showing distribution of data

R Office Hours

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Struggling with R? Have pressing questions or just need guidance with your data analysis? HSLS MolBio is offering R office hours! Register for a session and...

February 29, 2024 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
29 Feb
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...

February 29, 2024 1:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
29 Feb
 R: Working with Data Frames

R: Working with Data Frames

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In session 2 of the Library’s Spring R series, we dive into work with data frames. The functions discussed here facilitate cleaning, combining,...

29 Feb
Codes of Modernity: Chinese Scripts in the Global Information Age with Uluğ Kuzuoğlu

In the late nineteenth century, Chinese reformers and revolutionaries believed that there was something fundamentally wrong with the Chinese writing system....

February 29, 2024 2:30 p.m.
29 Feb
Photo by Federico Rios Escobar, New York Times

This series will discuss and analyze migration across the Americas, such as the region of “El Darien,” a 60-mile gap between Panama and Colombia, one of the...

February 29, 2024 3:00 p.m.
29 Feb
ETD Workshop Online

ETD Workshop Online

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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...

February 29, 2024 3:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
29 Feb
Smiling doctor

You have gained valuable skills and knowledge through your education and professional experiences. Engaged: Executive MBA in Healthcare provides insight to...

February 29, 2024 3:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
29 Feb
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,...

February 29, 2024 3:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
29 Feb
BIPOC Student Support Community

BIPOC Student Support Community

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Open to any BIPOC student who is seeking to share their experiences and strengthen their support network at Pitt. Click the link to learn more about Peer...

February 29, 2024 3:30 p.m.
29 Feb
IE-BAO Seminar: Subodha Kumar, "Benefit of Consumer Showrooming for a Physical Retailer: A Distribution Channel Perspective"

Abstract: Consumer showrooming has become a common phenomenon in the retail industry, but little is known about its influence on the interplay between an...

February 29, 2024 3:30 p.m.
29 Feb
Bioengineering Seminar: Kristin Morgan, Ph.D.

Join us for the Spring 2024 Bioengineering Seminar Series featuring Kristin Morgan, Ph.D., University of Connecticut, (Young Faculty) Attend in person, or...

February 29, 2024 4:00 p.m.
29 Feb
People at a trivia event

Please join us virtually or in-person at Forbes Tower along with the SHRS Office of Alumni Relations and the SHRS Office Equity, Diversity, Inclusion, and...

February 29, 2024 4:30 p.m.
29 Feb
Spanish Language Tours

Spanish Language Tours

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La UAG está ofreciendo visitas guiadas en español de todas las exposiciones el jueves 22 y 29 de febrero, de 5 a 6 de la tarde. Para más información sobre...

29 Feb
Black woman in medical scrubs being filmed in a hospital corridor

In Good Hands is a short film about Dr. Diana Asante, a pediatric emergency physician dealing with the challenges of the last patients of her shift, patients...

Thursday, February 29