Events Calendar

June 5 - July 4, 2020

Friday, June 5

05 Jun
UPMC MyHealth Less Stress Virtual Group

Improve your health by managing stress better. Learn how to tell good stress from bad, recognize the effects of stress, and practice stress-relieving...

June 05, 2020
Virtual Event
05 Jun
Students on Pitt campus

In today's workplace, employers have a large pool of talent to select from when hiring. But this variety brings unique challenges of its own when it comes to...

June 05, 2020
Virtual Event
05 Jun
Be Fit Pitt Workout: Awakening Morning Yoga

Be Fit Pitt powered by the Healthy Lifestyle Institute morning workout with certified yoga instructor, Jesse Bueno and the Be Fit Pitt Team. Expect 45...

June 05, 2020 7:15 a.m.
Virtual Event
05 Jun
First Step: Mechanics of Starting a Small Business

Thinking of starting a small business? Begin exploring the size of your market and what marketing tools you'll need to attract customers, learn about...

June 05, 2020 7:30 a.m.
Virtual Event
05 Jun
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Daily virtual visits are offered Monday through Friday from 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM. At a daily virtual visit you will be instructed to take a virtual tour of...

June 05, 2020 8:30 a.m.
Virtual Event
05 Jun
Governance and Nominating Committee Meeting of the Board of Trustees

The Governance and Nominating COmmittee of the Board of Trustees will be holding a public meeting. This meeting will be livestreamed and can be viewed on...

June 05, 2020 8:45 a.m.
Virtual Event
05 Jun
Author Workshop: Clinical Focus

Led by Publishers and Managing Editors from Elsevier, these workshops will guide biomedical researchers on how to write a great research paper, find the...

June 05, 2020 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
05 Jun
Mid-Morning Mash-Up Workout

Be Fit Pitt powered by the Healthy Lifestyle Institute mid-morning workout with Programming Director, Dr. Renee Rogers and Team. Expect 30 minutes of...

June 05, 2020 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
05 Jun
Introduction to Canvas | Part 3

Assignments, Quizzes, and Grading How can Canvas, Pitt's new learning management system, help you assess your students both online and off? This training...

June 05, 2020 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
05 Jun
CSB Podcast "Sustaining Sustainability"

The Center for Sustainable Business has launched a new podcast series that explores sustainability lessons from the COVID-19 pandemic. Through short...

June 05, 2020 11:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
05 Jun
Stress Management Workshop

Learn the difference between chronic stress and healthy stress. Learn various indicators of stress including behavioral, cognitive, physical, and emotional....

June 05, 2020 11:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
05 Jun
Managers and the Paradox of Individual Privacy: Virtual FSDP Workshop

Individual beliefs about privacy present an interesting challenge for managers in modern organizations. In this workshop, a short review of privacy in...

June 05, 2020 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
05 Jun
Scholarship Series webinar:  Do we need more RCTs in dementia caregiving?

Join us Friday, June 5, 2020 at 12:00 noon EST for our webinar: Do we need more RCTs in dementia caregiving? An analysis of 595 unique studies. A discussion...

June 05, 2020 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
05 Jun
Pitt Power-Up Workout

Be Fit Pitt powered by the Healthy Lifestyle Institute lunchtime energizer workout with Programming Director, Dr. Renee Rogers and Team. Expect 15 minutes...

June 05, 2020 12:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
05 Jun
Author Workshop: Research Focus

Led by Publishers and Managing Editors from Elsevier, these workshops will guide biomedical researchers on how to write a great research paper, find the...

June 05, 2020 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
05 Jun
Finding Hope & Meaning Workshop

Cultivate meaning and purpose by examining your strengths and values to see how it influences your sense of hope. Explore ways to establish purpose with...

June 05, 2020 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
05 Jun
NACDS Community Pharmacy-based Point-of-Care Testing Certificate Program

The NACDS Community Pharmacy-based Point-of-Care Testing Certificate Program provides an opportunity to gain the skills and information necessary to develop...

June 05, 2020 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
05 Jun
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Preregistration requested: register here Writing the Pandemic is a generative writing workshop focused on exploring different aspects of this time of...

June 05, 2020 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
05 Jun
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Tired of working on your creative projects by yourself? Feeling a slump in motivation mid-afternoon? Missing the chance to chat and work alongside other...

June 05, 2020 2:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
05 Jun
Be Fit Pitt Workout: Friday Flow

Be Fit Pitt powered by the Healthy Lifestyle Institute morning workout with Programming Director, Dr. Renee Rogers and Team. Expect 45 minutes of activity...

June 05, 2020 4:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
05 Jun
CONNECT Virtual Happy Hour

You will receive the Zoom meeting information via email once you register. This is to prevent Zoom bombing.

June 05, 2020 4:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
05 Jun
Conversations about COVID-19 at Pitt Public Health

Biostatistical modeling, estimation, and decision-making support have been playing an important role in responses to COVID-19 challenges. Pitt Biostats' Lu...

June 05, 2020 4:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
05 Jun
Dissertation Defense: George Borg - Dept of History and Philosophy of Science

George Borg will defend his dissertation “Science, Labor, and Scientific Progress” Due to current University closures, the defense will take place...

June 05, 2020 4:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
05 Jun
Out of the Box, Into the Cloud, and Across the Curriculum: Adobe in 2020

Please join Adobe Pedagogical Evangelist Todd Taylor for an overview of the Adobe platform within the emerging contexts of teaching and learning in 2020 and...

June 05, 2020 4:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
05 Jun
Online Workshop: Project-based and Community-based Language Learning in the Online Environment

This workshop will offer college and high-school language instructors training in applying the online teaching methodologies in language education and in...

June 05, 2020 4:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
05 Jun
Bingo Bash

Take a break from your quarantine and join the Pitt Program Council on June 5th at 8pm for a night of Bingo! We will hold five rounds of bingo, and each...

June 05, 2020 8:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Saturday, June 6

06 Jun
Students on Pitt campus

In today's workplace, employers have a large pool of talent to select from when hiring. But this variety brings unique challenges of its own when it comes to...

June 06, 2020
Virtual Event

Sunday, June 7

07 Jun
Students on Pitt campus

In today's workplace, employers have a large pool of talent to select from when hiring. But this variety brings unique challenges of its own when it comes to...

June 07, 2020
Virtual Event

Monday, June 8

08 Jun
Students on Pitt campus

In today's workplace, employers have a large pool of talent to select from when hiring. But this variety brings unique challenges of its own when it comes to...

June 08, 2020
Virtual Event
08 Jun
Young woman working on a computer

Daily virtual visits are offered Monday through Friday from 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM. At a daily virtual visit you will be instructed to take a virtual tour of...

June 08, 2020 8:30 a.m.
Virtual Event
08 Jun
Introduction to Adobe Illustrator for Diagrams

This introductory course is intended for novice or infrequent users of Adobe Illustrator or similar programs. Basic techniques that aid in composing...

June 08, 2020 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
08 Jun
Mindfulness & Self-Compassion Workshop

Learn mindfulness skills that can improve your wellbeing and self-compassion. Explore negative thoughts that can impede your overall sense of self and learn...

June 08, 2020 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
08 Jun
Maintaining Emotional Balance Workshop

Learn simple and effecitve skills to help regulate your body's response to stress. After the workshop, you should have a basic understanding of how the body...

June 08, 2020 11:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
08 Jun
Pitt Law Alumni Virtual Town Hall with Dean Amy J. Wildermuth: Pittsburgh

Dean Wildermuth will update Washington D.C. Pitt Law Alumni on everything new at the law school for the coming year. From a new Associate Dean of Equity and...

June 08, 2020 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
08 Jun
Introduction to Canvas | Part 1

Getting Started Welcome to Canvas, Pitt's new learning management system! This introductory training focuses primarily on the global functions of Canvas...

June 08, 2020 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
08 Jun
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Tired of working on your creative projects by yourself? Feeling a slump in motivation mid-afternoon? Missing the chance to chat and work alongside other...

June 08, 2020 2:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
08 Jun
Pitt Law Alumni Virtual Town Hall with Dean Amy J. Wildermuth: Pittsburgh

Dean Wildermuth will update Washington D.C. Pitt Law Alumni on everything new at the law school for the coming year. From a new Associate Dean of Equity and...

June 08, 2020 5:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
08 Jun
Virtual Graduate Nursing Programs Fair: RN Options: RN-BSN or RN-BSN with Early Admission to MSN or DNP

Are you a nursing student or registered nurse and interested in continuing your education? Linda Kelly, JD, MSN, RN will present an overview of the RN...

June 08, 2020 5:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
08 Jun
Virtual Meditation

During this time of uncertainty, it can be a challenge to manage new stressors and stay connected with others. In an effort to stay connected and facilitate...

June 08, 2020 5:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
08 Jun
Mindful Mondays with Coach Jamel Felder owner of Big Dawg Built and Fielderz Choice

Join in for a body workout from the dynamic Jamel Felder. Jamel trains many people of all shapes, sizes, and ages. Each class is different and geared...

June 08, 2020 6:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
08 Jun
Virtual Graduate Nursing Programs Fair: Application Process for RN Options

BSN or BSN with Early Admission to MSN or DNP Are you a nursing student or registered nurse and interested in applying to the RN Options: BSN or BSN with...

June 08, 2020 6:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
08 Jun
Virtual Murder Mystery Event

The Pitt-Johnstown Program Board invites you to pre-register for the "Thicker Than Water" virtual murder mystery! Spots are limited to 60 participants so...

June 08, 2020 9:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Tuesday, June 9

09 Jun
Students on Pitt campus

In today's workplace, employers have a large pool of talent to select from when hiring. But this variety brings unique challenges of its own when it comes to...

June 09, 2020
Virtual Event
09 Jun
Young woman working on a computer

Daily virtual visits are offered Monday through Friday from 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM. At a daily virtual visit you will be instructed to take a virtual tour of...

June 09, 2020 8:30 a.m.
Virtual Event
09 Jun
Microaggression: Recognizing and Challenging a Subtle Form of Bias: Virtual FSDP Workshop

What are microaggressions? How can they harm individual members of the University community? Participants in this workshop will gain a better understanding...

June 09, 2020 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
09 Jun
Advanced PowerPoint For Presentations

This hands-on workshop demonstrates ways to incorporate design, images, videos, and transitions into your PowerPoint presentations. We will discuss...

June 09, 2020 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
09 Jun
DocuSign Basics: Gather e-Signatures and Manage Document Workflow

Attend this hands-on introductory session to learn how to electronically send, sign, and manage documents using the University's eSignature Service (DocuSign).

June 09, 2020 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
09 Jun
Cathedral

Attend this hands-on introductory session to learn how to electronically send, sign, and manage documents using the University's eSignature Service...

June 09, 2020 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
09 Jun
Dr. Koverola and the Pitt-Bradford Panther

Join Pitt-Bradford for a live Zoom chat with president Catherine Koverola and Dr. Jim Evans, retired dean of students.

June 09, 2020 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
09 Jun
OTD Information Sessions

​Please join us for a Doctor of Occupational Therapy (OTD) Information Session. The Information Sessions are a great opportunity to meet with a current...

June 09, 2020 11:30 a.m.
Virtual Event
09 Jun
Faculty and Staff Appreciation Week - BINGO!

Calling all BINGO enthusiasts! Join us for some virtual Bingo fun with your fellow Pitt coworkers! We will hold three rounds of bingo over the course of...

June 09, 2020 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
09 Jun
Navigating Telemental Health Care Across State Boundaries – Get the Help You Need

Due to differing state regulations, a student’s present location can impact access to mental health care services. The University Counseling Center is...

June 09, 2020 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
09 Jun
Calming Your Thoughts Workshop

Examine unhealthy thought patterns and their impact on emotions and behaviors. Students will learn how to engage in cognitive restructuring to cope with...

June 09, 2020 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
09 Jun
Introduction to Canvas | Part 2

Adding, Organizing and Sharing Content How can Canvas, Pitt's new learning management system, help out to organize and present your course content? This...

June 09, 2020 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
09 Jun
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Tired of working on your creative projects by yourself? Feeling a slump in motivation mid-afternoon? Missing the chance to chat and work alongside other...

June 09, 2020 2:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
09 Jun
Stumbling on Happiness Workshop

Learn skills designed to help you embrace your life more fully and experience the happiness you seek. Happiness is all around us, sometimes we just have to...

June 09, 2020 4:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
09 Jun
Virtual Graduate Nursing Programs Fair: Overview of Pitt’s Graduate Nursing Programs and  Specialty Tracks

Are you a nursing student or registered nurse and interested in continuing your education? In this session, Dr. Novosel will provide an overview of graduate...

June 09, 2020 4:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
09 Jun
Pitt Law Alumni Virtual Town Hal with Dean Amy J. Wildermuth: Washington D.C.

Dean Wildermuth will update you on everything new at the law school for the coming year. From a new Associate Dean of Equity and Inclusive Excellence, to an...

June 09, 2020 5:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
09 Jun
Virtual Graduate Nursing Programs Fair: Adult-Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner DNP

Are you a nursing student or registered nurse and interested in continuing your education? Dr. Lorraine Novosel will provide an overview of the...

June 09, 2020 5:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
09 Jun
Virtual Graduate Nursing Programs Fair: Health Systems Executive Leadership MSN-DNP

Are you a nurse leader who aspires to become a nurse executive? If you have a BSN and MSN or master’s degree in a related field, you may consider the Health...

June 09, 2020 6:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
09 Jun
Virtual Graduate Nursing Programs Fair: Neonatal Nurse Practitioner DNP

Are you a nursing student or registered nurse and interested in continuing your education? Dr. Jenna Bench will provide an overview of the Neonatal Nurse...

June 09, 2020 6:45 p.m.
Virtual Event
09 Jun
Virtual Graduate Nursing Programs Fair: Pediatric Primary Care Nurse Practitioner DNP

Are you a nursing student or registered nurse and interested in continuing your education? Dr. Brenda Cassidy and student, Morgan Gilbert, will provide an...

June 09, 2020 7:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
09 Jun
Virtual Graduate Nursing Programs Fair: Application Process for DNP

A member of the recruitment team will review the application process and deadlines for applicants to the MSN, DNP, and PhD programs at the University of...

June 09, 2020 8:30 p.m.
Virtual Event

Wednesday, June 10

10 Jun
Students on Pitt campus

In today's workplace, employers have a large pool of talent to select from when hiring. But this variety brings unique challenges of its own when it comes to...

June 10, 2020
Virtual Event
10 Jun
Young woman working on a computer

Daily virtual visits are offered Monday through Friday from 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM. At a daily virtual visit you will be instructed to take a virtual tour of...

June 10, 2020 8:30 a.m.
Virtual Event
10 Jun
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What are the differences between transactional and transformational partnerships? How can your unit build mutually beneficial and long-lasting relationships...

June 10, 2020 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
10 Jun
Kid's Clubhouse - Story Time Online!

Introduce children to the love of books and language with Kid's Clubhouse Story Time. Children and caregivers can enjoy stories read by our very own Pitt...

June 10, 2020 9:30 a.m.
Virtual Event
10 Jun
International Tea Time

Join the University Counseling Center for a virtual tea time hangout! UCC staff will lead a discussion on some of the challenges facing our international...

June 10, 2020 11:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
10 Jun
"Race, Police and Unarmed Civilian Deaths: What can be done?"

Law and Racial Justice #CRSPcast, a conversation with David Harris, JD, LL.M, Sally-Ann Semenko Endowed Chair and Professor, University of Pittsburgh School...

June 10, 2020 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
10 Jun
Heinz Chapel

All are welcome to join us for the second installment of our town hall series – This Is Not Normal: Allyship and Advocacy in the Age of COVID-19 – that focus...

June 10, 2020 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
10 Jun
Pitt IT Partners Meeting

Please join Pitt Information Technology for our next virtual IT Partners meeting. We look forward to this opportunity to share several important updates and...

June 10, 2020 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
10 Jun
Dr. Koverola and the Pitt-Bradford Panther

Join President Catherine Koverola and Dr. Jim Evans, retired dean of students, for a Zoom chat.

June 10, 2020 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
10 Jun
Summer Sun Basics (Virtual Lunch and Learn)

Summer is a wonderful time to plan outdoor activities, but learning how to stay safe in the sun will make your summer days even more enjoyable. Learn some...

June 10, 2020 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
10 Jun
Tips and Resources for Managing Your Career: Virtual FSDP Workshop

This workshop offers participants tips for taking personal responsibility for their careers. Topics include understanding personal strengths and transferable...

June 10, 2020 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
10 Jun
Coping with Anxiety Workshop

Learn to manage your anxiety by learning the symptoms of anxiety and panic. Learn strategies to manage anxiety including cognitive strategies, self-care, and...

June 10, 2020 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
10 Jun
Dissertation Defense: Dianne Pham

Chemistry PhD Defense: Fluorescence detection of platinum, copper, and hydrogen peroxide in live systems Advisors: Kazunori Koide Committee members:...

June 10, 2020 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
10 Jun
MolBio Hands-On Follow Up Session

Every Wednesday after a workshop, a follow up session (1 pm - 3 pm) will review the hands-on exercise questions distributed during the workshop. We will...

June 10, 2020 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
10 Jun
Cathedral

Brand briefings are 20-30 minute Zoom presentations about the branding initiative including the research and discovery phase, as well as our brand drivers...

June 10, 2020 1:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
10 Jun
Becoming a Grading Guru: Effective Grading and Feedback

Grading, with some instructor planning, yields information that both students and instructors can use to improve student learning. This workshop will...

June 10, 2020 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
10 Jun
Introduction to Canvas | Part 3

Assignments, Quizzes, and Grading How can Canvas, Pitt's new learning management system, help you assess your students both online and off? This training...

June 10, 2020 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
10 Jun
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Tired of working on your creative projects by yourself? Feeling a slump in motivation mid-afternoon? Missing the chance to chat and work alongside other...

June 10, 2020 2:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
10 Jun
Healthy Coping Skills Workshop

Learn how to cope when faced with stress and demands of college and life. This workshop will teach you healthy coping skills including coping while social...

June 10, 2020 3:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
10 Jun
Virtual Graduate Nursing Programs Fair: Clinical Nurse Leader MSN

Are you a nursing student or registered nurse and interested in continuing your education? Dr. Rose Hoffman will provide an overview of the Clinical Nurse...

June 10, 2020 4:15 p.m.
Virtual Event
10 Jun
Virtual Graduate Nursing Programs Fair: Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner DNP

Are you a nursing student or registered nurse and interested in continuing your education? Dr. Jane Guttendorf will provide an overview of the...

June 10, 2020 5:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
10 Jun
Virtual Graduate Nursing Programs Fair: PhD Program

Are you a nursing student or registered nurse and interested in continuing your education? Dr. Marilyn Hravnak and Dr. Yvette Conley will provide an overview...

June 10, 2020 6:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
10 Jun
Wellness Wednesday HIIT it with Anna Johns Strong-Healthy Eating

Former UPJ volleyball athlete Anna Johns, will not only host a brief workout, but she will also be sharing different types of unique and healthy cooking recipes

June 10, 2020 6:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
10 Jun
Virtual Graduate Nursing Programs Fair: Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner DNP

Are you a nursing student or registered nurse and interested in continuing your education? Dr. Heeyoung Lee will provide an overview of the Psychiatric...

June 10, 2020 6:45 p.m.
Virtual Event
10 Jun
Faculty and Staff Appreciation Week - TRIVIA NIGHT!

Join us for a virtual trivia night via Kahoot! We will be playing two rounds that will have approximately 50 questions each, and both games combined will...

June 10, 2020 7:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
10 Jun
Virtual Graduate Nursing Programs Fair: The Application Process

A member of the recruitment team will review the application process and deadlines for applicants to the MSN, DNP, and PhD programs at the University of...

June 10, 2020 7:30 p.m.
Virtual Event

Thursday, June 11

11 Jun
Students on Pitt campus

In today's workplace, employers have a large pool of talent to select from when hiring. But this variety brings unique challenges of its own when it comes to...

June 11, 2020
Virtual Event
11 Jun
Painless PubMed

The National Library of Medicine is continuing to develop features in the new PubMed site, anticipated to replace the current PubMed in late spring...

June 11, 2020 8:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
11 Jun
Young woman working on a computer

Daily virtual visits are offered Monday through Friday from 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM. At a daily virtual visit you will be instructed to take a virtual tour of...

June 11, 2020 8:30 a.m.
Virtual Event
11 Jun
Microsoft Teams: Communicate and Collaborate Like Never Before: Virtual FSDP Workshop

This introductory session demonstrates how you and your students, staff, or colleagues can improve communication and collaboration using Microsoft Teams....

June 11, 2020 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
11 Jun
Problem Solving Skills for the Workplace: Virtual FSDP Workshop

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

June 11, 2020 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
11 Jun
Managing Financial Stress Workshop

Navigate your finances in a way that supports your overall wellbeing. Learn strategies to cope with economic stressors and make informed decisions...

June 11, 2020 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
11 Jun
Set Your Employees Up for Success: Supervisor Support Chats

What are things that a supervisor can do to engage employees in a meaningful career at Pitt? Learn and share concrete actions that you can take to make this...

June 11, 2020 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
11 Jun
Coffee Shop Talk: “Authors and Anecdotes” - a Virtual Book Club

Our virtual book club series, “Authors and Anecdotes”, kicks off with our featured author of the week, Dr. Kathleen George, Professor, Department of Theater...

June 11, 2020 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
11 Jun
Staying Well While Staying In: A Collective Guide to Wellness

This wellness workshop is designed to help students continue to maintain holistic wellness during the COVID-19 pandemic. This workshop focuses on the 8...

June 11, 2020 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
11 Jun
Canvas for Remote Instruction

For instructors who are already familiar with Canvas or who have attended a previous Canvas training, we present a supplemental webinar covering tools for...

June 11, 2020 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
11 Jun
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Tired of working on your creative projects by yourself? Feeling a slump in motivation mid-afternoon? Missing the chance to chat and work alongside other...

June 11, 2020 2:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
11 Jun
Faculty and Staff Appreciation Week - BINGO!

Calling all BINGO enthusiasts! Join us for some virtual Bingo fun with your fellow Pitt coworkers! We will hold three rounds of bingo over the course of...

June 11, 2020 3:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
11 Jun
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Preregistration requested: register here Since being home, have you found it hard to get creative? Has it seemed harder to make anything, even though you...

June 11, 2020 3:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
11 Jun
Virtual Graduate Nursing Programs Fair: Nurse Anesthesia DNP

Are you a nursing student or registered nurse and interested in continuing your education? Dr. John O’Donnell will provide an overview of the Nurse...

June 11, 2020 4:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
11 Jun
Virtual Graduate Nursing Programs Fair: Nurse-Midwife DNP

Are you a nursing student or registered nurse and interested in continuing your education? Dr. Betty Braxter, with Nurse-Midwife students, Abi Slocum and Ali...

June 11, 2020 5:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
11 Jun
International Tea Time

Join the University Counseling Center for a virtual tea time hangout! UCC staff will lead a discussion on some of the challenges facing our international...

June 11, 2020 5:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
11 Jun
Pitt-Bradford Zoom chat

Join President Catherine Koverola and Dr. Jim Evans, retired dean of students, for a live Zoom chat.

June 11, 2020 6:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
11 Jun
Virtual Graduate Nursing Programs Fair: Adult-Gerontology Clinical Nurse Specialist DNP

Are you a nursing student or registered nurse and interested in continuing your education? Dr. Patricia Tuite will provide an overview of the...

June 11, 2020 6:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
11 Jun
ZOOMba with Stephanie Allison, owner of Vibe Fitness

Get your dancing shoes ready and have some fun with Vibe Fitness owner, Stephanie Allison. Stephanie is trained to do all types of classes (HIIT, Cycling,...

June 11, 2020 6:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
11 Jun
Virtual Graduate Nursing Programs Fair: Nursing Informatics MSN

Are you a nursing student or registered nurse and interested in continuing your education? Dr. Young Ji Lee will provide an overview of the Nursing...

June 11, 2020 6:45 p.m.
Virtual Event
11 Jun
Faculty and Staff Appreciation Week - VARIETY SHOW!

Join us for the Facutly and Staff Appreciation Week Variety Show! Watch the talents of your coworkers as they sing, dance, and perform tricks that will...

June 11, 2020 7:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
11 Jun
Virtual Graduate Nursing Programs Fair: Family (Individual Across Lifespan) Nurse Practitioner DNP

Are you a nursing student or registered nurse and interested in continuing your education? Dr. Sandra Founds will provide an overview of the Family...

June 11, 2020 7:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
11 Jun
Virtual Graduate Nursing Programs Fair: The Application Process

A member of the recruitment team will review the application process and deadlines for applicants to the MSN, DNP, and PhD programs at the University of...

June 11, 2020 8:15 p.m.
Virtual Event

Friday, June 12

12 Jun
Students on Pitt campus

In today's workplace, employers have a large pool of talent to select from when hiring. But this variety brings unique challenges of its own when it comes to...

June 12, 2020
Virtual Event
12 Jun
Young woman working on a computer

Daily virtual visits are offered Monday through Friday from 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM. At a daily virtual visit you will be instructed to take a virtual tour of...

June 12, 2020 8:30 a.m.
Virtual Event
12 Jun
Dissertation Defense: Justin Hurst

Chemistry PhD Defense: Adventitious Hydrocarbon Adsorption and Its Effect on the Solid-Liquid Interface Advisors: Haitao Liu Committee members:...

June 12, 2020 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
12 Jun
Stress Management Workshop

Learn the difference between chronic stress and healthy stress. Learn various indicators of stress including behavioral, cognitive, physical, and emotional....

June 12, 2020 11:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
12 Jun
Divergent Thinking: Virtual FSDP Workshop

This workshop will focus on the topic of creativity. Using an exercise based format, participants will be introduced to some ways to drive divergent...

June 12, 2020 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
12 Jun
Pitt-Greensburg: University of Pittsburgh Virtual Job Fair

To support the University of Pittsburgh Class of 2020, Pitt is hosting a Virtual Job Fair. The event is open to individuals who have graduated between August...

June 12, 2020 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
12 Jun
Perioperative Ultrasound Symposium and Workshops

The University of Pittsburgh Physicians Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine and the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine Center...

12 Jun
Basic Python through Jupyter

Introduction to Python through Jupyter targets users of any experience level. If you have experience with another programming language or have never...

June 12, 2020 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
12 Jun
Finding Hope & Meaning Workshop

Cultivate meaning and purpose by examining your strengths and values to see how it influences your sense of hope. Explore ways to establish purpose with...

June 12, 2020 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
12 Jun
Virtual Lunch from Slovakia with Lydia Tobiasova, PhD

Dr. Tobiasova received the 2014 Ruth Crawford Mitchell Czech/Slovak Fellowship from the Nationality Rooms Programs. She did a comparative study of law under...

June 12, 2020 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
12 Jun
When Bad Things Happen Workshop

Learn the deifiniton of trauma and the impact it has on the mind and body. Discover strategies and techniques for coping in a healthy manner toward a place...

June 12, 2020 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
12 Jun
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Tired of working on your creative projects by yourself? Feeling a slump in motivation mid-afternoon? Missing the chance to chat and work alongside other...

June 12, 2020 2:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
12 Jun
Conversations about COVID-19 at Pitt Public Health

Each Friday, Pitt Public Health experts will have a conversation about different aspects of the COVID-19 pandemic and then address questions from...

June 12, 2020 4:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
12 Jun
Paint Monkey at Home

The Pitt Program Council is excited to collaborate with the Pittsburgh-based company Paint Monkey to bring you all the fun of a follow-along painting event,...

June 12, 2020 8:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Saturday, June 13

13 Jun
Students on Pitt campus

In today's workplace, employers have a large pool of talent to select from when hiring. But this variety brings unique challenges of its own when it comes to...

June 13, 2020
Virtual Event
13 Jun
Perioperative Ultrasound Symposium and Workshops

The University of Pittsburgh Physicians Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine and the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine Center...

Sunday, June 14

14 Jun
Students on Pitt campus

In today's workplace, employers have a large pool of talent to select from when hiring. But this variety brings unique challenges of its own when it comes to...

June 14, 2020
Virtual Event
14 Jun
Perioperative Ultrasound Symposium and Workshops

The University of Pittsburgh Physicians Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine and the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine Center...

14 Jun
photo of magnetic poetry words

Preregistration requested: register here Our poetry mini-shops are great for both total beginners and more experienced writers looking for inspiration. With...

June 14, 2020 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Monday, June 15

15 Jun
Students on Pitt campus

In today's workplace, employers have a large pool of talent to select from when hiring. But this variety brings unique challenges of its own when it comes to...

June 15, 2020
Virtual Event
15 Jun
Young woman working on a computer

Daily virtual visits are offered Monday through Friday from 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM. At a daily virtual visit you will be instructed to take a virtual tour of...

June 15, 2020 8:30 a.m.
Virtual Event
15 Jun
Mindfulness & Self-Compassion Workshop

Learn mindfulness skills that can improve your wellbeing and self-compassion. Explore negative thoughts that can impede your overall sense of self and learn...

June 15, 2020 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
15 Jun
Maintaining Emotional Balance Workshop

Learn simple and effecitve skills to help regulate your body's response to stress. After the workshop, you should have a basic understanding of how the body...

June 15, 2020 11:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
15 Jun
Coloring Your Quarantine

​Oakland and the Pitt Program Council miss having you on campus! Stay connected to your fellow panthers and our beautiful neighborhood while de-stressing...

June 15, 2020 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
15 Jun
Self-Care During Times of Stress

Self-care goes beyond just nutrition (what you eat) and exercise (how you move your body). Truly taking care of yourself involves prioritizing mental,...

June 15, 2020 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
15 Jun
Basic EndNote

Interested in EndNote but don’t know where to begin? This hour long class will get you started importing, annotating, and organizing your references, as well...

June 15, 2020 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
15 Jun
photo of coffee and paint palette

Tired of working on your creative projects by yourself? Feeling a slump in motivation mid-afternoon? Missing the chance to chat and work alongside other...

June 15, 2020 2:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
15 Jun
Pitt Law Alumni Virtual Town Hall with Dean Amy J. Wildermuth: Philadelphia

Dean Wildermuth will update you on everything new at the law school for the coming year. From a new Associate Dean of Equity and Inclusive Excellence, to an...

June 15, 2020 5:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
15 Jun
Virtual Meditation

During this time of uncertainty, it can be a challenge to manage new stressors and stay connected with others. In an effort to stay connected and facilitate...

June 15, 2020 5:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
15 Jun
Mindful Mondays with Coach Jamel Felder owner of Big Dawg Built and Fielderz Choice

Join in for a body workout from the dynamic Jamel Felder. Jamel trains many people of all shapes, sizes, and ages. Each class is different and geared...

June 15, 2020 6:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Tuesday, June 16

16 Jun
Students on Pitt campus

In today's workplace, employers have a large pool of talent to select from when hiring. But this variety brings unique challenges of its own when it comes to...

June 16, 2020
Virtual Event
16 Jun
Young woman working on a computer

Daily virtual visits are offered Monday through Friday from 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM. At a daily virtual visit you will be instructed to take a virtual tour of...

June 16, 2020 8:30 a.m.
Virtual Event
16 Jun
EndNote for Remote Teams

This class will show you some features of EndNote that can help teams working remotely get their work done. Topics will include: How to share one library...

June 16, 2020 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
16 Jun
Introduction to Canvas | Part 1

Getting Started Welcome to Canvas, Pitt's new learning management system! This introductory training focuses primarily on the global functions of Canvas...

June 16, 2020 11:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
16 Jun
Planning for Diminished Capacity and Illness: TIAA Live Webinar

Aging can change many things in a person’s life, including the ability to manage one’s own money. You can learn about the important documents you should...

June 16, 2020 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
16 Jun
Calming Your Thoughts Workshop

Examine unhealthy thought patterns and their impact on emotions and behaviors. Students will learn how to engage in cognitive restructuring to cope with...

June 16, 2020 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
16 Jun
photo of coffee and paint palette

Tired of working on your creative projects by yourself? Feeling a slump in motivation mid-afternoon? Missing the chance to chat and work alongside other...

June 16, 2020 2:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
16 Jun
Inside Money: Managing Income and Debt: TIAA Live Webinar

Discover how to help make your money work harder by using your cash flow more effectively, developing good saving habits and better managing debt. Learn...

June 16, 2020 3:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
16 Jun
Stumbling on Happiness Workshop

Learn skills designed to help you embrace your life more fully and experience the happiness you seek. Happiness is all around us, sometimes we just have to...

June 16, 2020 4:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
16 Jun
Pitt Law Alumni Virtual Town Hall: New York City

Dean Wildermuth will update you on everything new at the law school for the coming year. From a new Associate Dean of Equity and Inclusive Excellence, to an...

June 16, 2020 5:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
16 Jun
photo of magnetic poetry words

Preregistration requested: register here Our poetry mini-shops are great for both total beginners and more experienced writers looking for inspiration. With...

June 16, 2020 8:30 p.m.
Virtual Event

Wednesday, June 17

17 Jun
Panther Rehab Rounds

Join the Department of PM&R for an invited lecture in the field of physical medicine and rehabilitation. Topics will be of interest to our Residents,...

June 17, 2020 7:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
17 Jun
Young woman working on a computer

Daily virtual visits are offered Monday through Friday from 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM. At a daily virtual visit you will be instructed to take a virtual tour of...

June 17, 2020 8:30 a.m.
Virtual Event
17 Jun
Cathedral

The MyFunding Award Module is a component of the PERIS™ portal, which is a university-wide electronic research management solution. This introductory course...

June 17, 2020 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
17 Jun
Time Management: Virtual FSDP Workshop

There is not a one size fits all solution for better time management. What works for one, may never work for another. This workshop provides time management...

June 17, 2020 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
17 Jun
Single Cell RNA-Seq

This is a 4 & 1/2-hour workshop on the techniques, platforms, and methods used in analyzing single cell RNA-Seq data (scRNA-Seq). The morning session (10am -...

June 17, 2020 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
17 Jun
International Tea Time

Join the University Counseling Center for a virtual tea time hangout! UCC staff will lead a discussion on some of the challenges facing our international...

June 17, 2020 11:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
17 Jun
Introduction to Canvas | Part 2

Adding, Organizing and Sharing Content How can Canvas, Pitt's new learning management system, help out to organize and present your course content? This...

June 17, 2020 11:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
17 Jun
Sustainability in the COVID-19 Era: Logistics and Supply Chain Management

Center for Sustainable Business Webinar This event is free and open to the public. Registration required. The rapid spread of COVID-19 around the world has...

June 17, 2020 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
17 Jun
​Cooking Your Weigh to Health (Virtual Lunch and Learn)

This presentation is for those people who want to cook more at home to support their weight loss, eat healthier, and save time and money preparing meals. A...

June 17, 2020 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
17 Jun
Coping with Anxiety Workshop

Learn to manage your anxiety by learning the symptoms of anxiety and panic. Learn strategies to manage anxiety including cognitive strategies, self-care, and...

June 17, 2020 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
17 Jun
photo of coffee and paint palette

Tired of working on your creative projects by yourself? Feeling a slump in motivation mid-afternoon? Missing the chance to chat and work alongside other...

June 17, 2020 2:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
17 Jun
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Preregistration requested: register here You don't need fabric dye to create some cool fabric effects! This workshop will show you how to use bleach to dye...

June 17, 2020 3:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
17 Jun
Healthy Coping Skills Workshop

Learn how to cope when faced with stress and demands of college and life. This workshop will teach you healthy coping skills including coping while social...

June 17, 2020 3:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
17 Jun
Wellness Wednesday HIIT it with Anna Johns Strong-Healthy Eating

Former UPJ volleyball athlete Anna Johns, will not only host a brief workout, but she will also be sharing different types of unique and healthy cooking recipes

June 17, 2020 6:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Thursday, June 18

18 Jun
Young woman working on a computer

Daily virtual visits are offered Monday through Friday from 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM. At a daily virtual visit you will be instructed to take a virtual tour of...

June 18, 2020 8:30 a.m.
Virtual Event
18 Jun
Developmental Model of Intercultural Sensitivity and the IDI Assessment Tool: Virtual FSDP Workshop

The Developmental Model of Intercultural Sensitivity (DMIS) provides a structure for understanding how people experience cultural difference. Six stages of...

June 18, 2020 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
18 Jun
Stephanie Frisch: Improving Emergency Department Nurse Triage via Big Data Analytics

Stephanie Frisch will present her PhD dissertation titled, "Improving Emergency Department Nurse Triage via Big Data Analytics”, with committee Salah...

June 18, 2020 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
18 Jun
Managing Financial Stress Workshop

Navigate your finances in a way that supports your overall wellbeing. Learn strategies to cope with economic stressors and make informed decisions...

June 18, 2020 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
18 Jun
Research Metrics and Publication Reports: Showcasing Impact

Learn about Pitt's toolbox for presenting quantitative research impact reports in support of grant applications, appointment and tenure portfolio, and...

June 18, 2020 11:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
18 Jun
Instagram Live: FYMs

See behind the scenes of the work the First Year Mentors do and meet staff members and students who facilitate student involvement and development. Follow...

June 18, 2020 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
18 Jun
Responsible Investing: Portfolios with Purpose: TIAA Live Webinar

Did you know that responsible investing (RI) enables investors to align their social and environmental principals with their financial goals? This webinar...

June 18, 2020 12:00 p.m.
18 Jun
Staying Well While Staying In: A Collective Guide to Wellness

This wellness workshop is designed to help students continue to maintain holistic wellness during the COVID-19 pandemic. This workshop focuses on the 8...

June 18, 2020 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
18 Jun
photo of coffee and paint palette

Tired of working on your creative projects by yourself? Feeling a slump in motivation mid-afternoon? Missing the chance to chat and work alongside other...

June 18, 2020 2:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
18 Jun
Live Webinar CLE: U.S. Supreme Court Update--Proceeding Amid a Pandemic

Presented by Pitt Law Dean Amy J. Wildermuth and Ben Minegar, Jones Day Even for times as unusual as these, the U.S. Supreme Court's term is shaping up to...

June 18, 2020 3:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
18 Jun
International Tea Time

Join the University Counseling Center for a virtual tea time hangout! UCC staff will lead a discussion on some of the challenges facing our international...

June 18, 2020 5:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
18 Jun
ZOOMba with Stephanie Allison, owner of Vibe Fitness

Get your dancing shoes ready and have some fun with Vibe Fitness owner, Stephanie Allison. Stephanie is trained to do all types of classes (HIIT, Cycling,...

June 18, 2020 6:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Friday, June 19

19 Jun
Second Step:  Developing a Business Plan

Most financing options require a solid business plan. Learn all you need to know about operational and production planning, conducting market research and...

June 19, 2020 7:30 a.m.
Virtual Event
19 Jun
Young woman working on a computer

Daily virtual visits are offered Monday through Friday from 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM. At a daily virtual visit you will be instructed to take a virtual tour of...

June 19, 2020 8:30 a.m.
Virtual Event
19 Jun
Dissertation Defense: Michael Frasso

Chemistry PhD Defense: Synthetic Approaches to Cardiolipin Analogs Advisors: Peter WipfCommittee members: Seth HorneKazunori KoideValerian Kagan...

June 19, 2020 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
19 Jun
campus

The Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) is the law that the University and its employees must follow with regard to student records. This...

June 19, 2020 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
19 Jun
Pitt-Greensburg: External Financial Resources & Payment Plans

Pitt-Greensburg Admissions and Financial Aid will help you to understand external financial resources and payment plans during the 30-minute Zoom...

June 19, 2020 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
19 Jun
Introduction to Canvas | Part 3

Assignments, Quizzes, and Grading How can Canvas, Pitt's new learning management system, help you assess your students both online and off? This training...

June 19, 2020 11:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
19 Jun
Stress Management Workshop

Learn the difference between chronic stress and healthy stress. Learn various indicators of stress including behavioral, cognitive, physical, and emotional....

June 19, 2020 11:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
19 Jun
Cathedral

As we understand the basic concepts from the Introduction to Mindfulness session, participants in this class will explore additional techniques such as...

June 19, 2020 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
19 Jun
​Managing in Uncertainty: Virtual FSDP Workshop

In the opening chapter of M. Scott Peck’s very famous book “The Road Less Traveled,” drawn from his experience as a psychotherapist, he offers this: “Life is...

June 19, 2020 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
19 Jun
Beyond Beginner Workshop: Getting Going with Pandas in Python

In this workshop, attendees will work at their own pace to learn basic data science tasks in Pandas. Pandas is a fantastic Python package which provides data...

June 19, 2020 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
19 Jun
Finding Hope & Meaning Workshop

Cultivate meaning and purpose by examining your strengths and values to see how it influences your sense of hope. Explore ways to establish purpose with...

June 19, 2020 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
19 Jun
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Preregistration requested: register here Writing the Pandemic is a generative writing workshop focused on exploring different aspects of this time of...

June 19, 2020 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
19 Jun
photo of coffee and paint palette

Tired of working on your creative projects by yourself? Feeling a slump in motivation mid-afternoon? Missing the chance to chat and work alongside other...

June 19, 2020 2:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
19 Jun
Home Run Sports Trivia

Missing the buzz of summer sports? Join Pitt Program Council for a virtual trivia night via Kahoot to test your knowledge of baseball, basketball, soccer,...

June 19, 2020 8:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Monday, June 22

22 Jun
Young woman working on a computer

Daily virtual visits are offered Monday through Friday from 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM. At a daily virtual visit you will be instructed to take a virtual tour of...

June 22, 2020 8:30 a.m.
Virtual Event
22 Jun
Introduction to Data Management

In this class, learn the fundamentals of keeping your data secure and organized through brief introductions to the core areas of data management: file...

June 22, 2020 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
22 Jun
Mindfulness & Self-Compassion Workshop

Learn mindfulness skills that can improve your wellbeing and self-compassion. Explore negative thoughts that can impede your overall sense of self and learn...

June 22, 2020 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
22 Jun
Maintaining Emotional Balance Workshop

Learn simple and effecitve skills to help regulate your body's response to stress. After the workshop, you should have a basic understanding of how the body...

June 22, 2020 11:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
22 Jun
How To Ace Class Scheduling - Swanson School of Engineering

​Planning your courses for the fall? Join live sessions including First Year Mentors and academic advisors discussing how to create the best plan for your...

June 22, 2020 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
22 Jun
photo of coffee and paint palette

Tired of working on your creative projects by yourself? Feeling a slump in motivation mid-afternoon? Missing the chance to chat and work alongside other...

June 22, 2020 2:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
22 Jun
Virtual Meditation

During this time of uncertainty, it can be a challenge to manage new stressors and stay connected with others. In an effort to stay connected and facilitate...

June 22, 2020 5:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
22 Jun
Mindful Mondays with Coach Jamel Felder owner of Big Dawg Built and Fielderz Choice

Join in for a body workout from the dynamic Jamel Felder. Jamel trains many people of all shapes, sizes, and ages. Each class is different and geared...

June 22, 2020 6:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Tuesday, June 23

23 Jun
Painless PubMed

The National Library of Medicine is continuing to develop features in the new PubMed site, anticipated to replace the current PubMed in late spring...

June 23, 2020 8:30 a.m.
Virtual Event
23 Jun
Young woman working on a computer

Daily virtual visits are offered Monday through Friday from 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM. At a daily virtual visit you will be instructed to take a virtual tour of...

June 23, 2020 8:30 a.m.
Virtual Event
23 Jun
Virtual Coffee Break: What is DistillerSR?

This virtual 30-minute session will provide an overview of DistillerSR, systematic review software available to Pitt faculty and students in the schools of...

June 23, 2020 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
23 Jun
Equally Prepared: Financial Planning for the LGBT Community: TIAA Live Webinar

You can learn about the specific challenges faced by the LGBT community—both financial and legislative even with the U.S. Supreme Court’s marriage equality...

June 23, 2020 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
23 Jun
Power of Plants (Virtual Lunch and Learn)

This presentation involves a lifestyle medicine intervention that can decrease or prevent many chronic health conditions such as diabetes, heart disease, and...

June 23, 2020 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
23 Jun
Calming Your Thoughts Workshop

Examine unhealthy thought patterns and their impact on emotions and behaviors. Students will learn how to engage in cognitive restructuring to cope with...

June 23, 2020 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
23 Jun
How To Succeed at Pitt

​Join a live in-person training experience led by your peers! This session will walk you through 5 essential skills for success in college. Through this...

June 23, 2020 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
23 Jun
photo of coffee and paint palette

Tired of working on your creative projects by yourself? Feeling a slump in motivation mid-afternoon? Missing the chance to chat and work alongside other...

June 23, 2020 2:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
23 Jun
Ask a Panther Panel

Live Q&A panel with First Year Mentors and staff across campus all happening at 3 p.m. EST. This session provides an opportunity to get your questions...

June 23, 2020 3:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
23 Jun
Canvas for Remote Instruction

For instructors who are already familiar with Canvas or who have attended a previous Canvas training, we present a supplemental webinar covering tools for...

June 23, 2020 3:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
23 Jun
Stumbling on Happiness Workshop

Learn skills designed to help you embrace your life more fully and experience the happiness you seek. Happiness is all around us, sometimes we just have to...

June 23, 2020 4:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Wednesday, June 24

24 Jun
Young woman working on a computer

Daily virtual visits are offered Monday through Friday from 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM. At a daily virtual visit you will be instructed to take a virtual tour of...

June 24, 2020 8:30 a.m.
Virtual Event
24 Jun
International Tea Time

Join the University Counseling Center for a virtual tea time hangout! UCC staff will lead a discussion on some of the challenges facing our international...

June 24, 2020 11:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
24 Jun
Holes in the Safety Net: The Forgotten Needs of People with Disabilities Under Quarantine

All are welcome to join us for the second installment of our town hall series – This Is Not Normal: Allyship and Advocacy in the Age of COVID-19 – that focus...

June 24, 2020 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
24 Jun
APhA Pharmacy-Based Immunization Delivery Program

The APhA Pharmacy-Based Immunization Delivery Certificate Training Program (14th Edition) is based on national educational standards for immunization...

June 24, 2020 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
24 Jun
Coping with Anxiety Workshop

Learn to manage your anxiety by learning the symptoms of anxiety and panic. Learn strategies to manage anxiety including cognitive strategies, self-care, and...

June 24, 2020 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
24 Jun
MolBio Hands-On Follow Up Session

Every Wednesday after a workshop, a follow up session (1 pm - 3 pm) will review the hands-on exercise questions distributed during the workshop. We will...

June 24, 2020 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
24 Jun
How To Ace Class Scheduling - School of Nursing

​Planning your courses for the fall? Join live sessions including First Year Mentors and academic advisors discussing how to create the best plan for your...

June 24, 2020 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
24 Jun
photo of magnetic poetry words

Preregistration requested: register here Something on your mind that you wish you could tell someone? Sometimes, it can be really difficult to tell someone...

June 24, 2020 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
24 Jun
photo of coffee and paint palette

Tired of working on your creative projects by yourself? Feeling a slump in motivation mid-afternoon? Missing the chance to chat and work alongside other...

June 24, 2020 2:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
24 Jun
Healthy Coping Skills Workshop

Learn how to cope when faced with stress and demands of college and life. This workshop will teach you healthy coping skills including coping while social...

June 24, 2020 3:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
24 Jun
Introduction to Canvas | Part 1

Getting Started Welcome to Canvas, Pitt's new learning management system! This introductory training focuses primarily on the global functions of Canvas...

June 24, 2020 3:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
24 Jun
photo of paper sculpture against blue wall

Preregistration requested: register here Manipulate paper into 3D shapes that play with light and shadow. We'll work our way through the planning process,...

June 24, 2020 3:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
24 Jun
Virtual Diversity Book Club

Make plans to join the Department of Medicine Office of Diversity and Inclusion for our first Virtual Diversity Book Club. Our book of choice this month is...

June 24, 2020 6:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
24 Jun
Wellness Wednesday HIIT it with Anna Johns Strong-Healthy Eating

Former UPJ volleyball athlete Anna Johns, will not only host a brief workout, but she will also be sharing different types of unique and healthy cooking recipes

June 24, 2020 6:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
24 Jun
Game Night Wednesday

Join the First Year Mentors (FYMs) and fellow new students for a fun and relaxing game night experience every Wednesday from 9 - 11 pm EST. This program is...

June 24, 2020 9:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Thursday, June 25

25 Jun
Young woman working on a computer

Daily virtual visits are offered Monday through Friday from 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM. At a daily virtual visit you will be instructed to take a virtual tour of...

June 25, 2020 8:30 a.m.
Virtual Event
25 Jun
Managing Financial Stress Workshop

Navigate your finances in a way that supports your overall wellbeing. Learn strategies to cope with economic stressors and make informed decisions...

June 25, 2020 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
25 Jun
Instagram Live: FYMs

See behind the scenes of the work the First Year Mentors do and meet staff members and students who facilitate student involvement and development. Follow...

June 25, 2020 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
25 Jun
APhA Pharmacy-Based Immunization Delivery Program

The APhA Pharmacy-Based Immunization Delivery Certificate Training Program (14th Edition) is based on national educational standards for immunization...

June 25, 2020 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
25 Jun
Staying Well While Staying In: A Collective Guide to Wellness

This wellness workshop is designed to help students continue to maintain holistic wellness during the COVID-19 pandemic. This workshop focuses on the 8...

June 25, 2020 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
25 Jun
photo of coffee and paint palette

Tired of working on your creative projects by yourself? Feeling a slump in motivation mid-afternoon? Missing the chance to chat and work alongside other...

June 25, 2020 2:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
25 Jun
Introduction to Canvas | Part 2

Adding, Organizing and Sharing Content How can Canvas, Pitt's new learning management system, help out to organize and present your course content? This...

June 25, 2020 3:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
25 Jun
International Tea Time

Join the University Counseling Center for a virtual tea time hangout! UCC staff will lead a discussion on some of the challenges facing our international...

June 25, 2020 5:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
25 Jun
ZOOMba with Stephanie Allison, owner of Vibe Fitness

Get your dancing shoes ready and have some fun with Vibe Fitness owner, Stephanie Allison. Stephanie is trained to do all types of classes (HIIT, Cycling,...

June 25, 2020 6:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
25 Jun
photo of two guitarists on stage

In honor of Pride Month, our June open mic will lift up and celebrate queer voices from our Pitt community! Watch here for announcements of featured...

June 25, 2020 9:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Friday, June 26

26 Jun
Young woman working on a computer

Daily virtual visits are offered Monday through Friday from 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM. At a daily virtual visit you will be instructed to take a virtual tour of...

June 26, 2020 8:30 a.m.
Virtual Event
26 Jun
arts

The Board of Trustees oversees all charitable, scientific and academic activities at the University of Pittsburgh.

June 26, 2020 10:30 a.m.
26 Jun
Stress Management Workshop

Learn the difference between chronic stress and healthy stress. Learn various indicators of stress including behavioral, cognitive, physical, and emotional....

June 26, 2020 11:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
26 Jun
Directing the Lung Epithelium—From Ciliary Function to Cell Fate

Corrine Kliment, MD, PhD, assistant professor of medicine (Division of Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Medicine), School of Medicine, will present the...

June 26, 2020 12:00 p.m.
26 Jun
Finding Hope & Meaning Workshop

Cultivate meaning and purpose by examining your strengths and values to see how it influences your sense of hope. Explore ways to establish purpose with...

June 26, 2020 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
26 Jun
How to Get Involved on Campus: Academic Clubs

Hear from student leaders from different types of organizations as they discuss their experiences and how to build your own experience that suits your...

June 26, 2020 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
26 Jun
When Bad Things Happen Workshop

Learn the deifiniton of trauma and the impact it has on the mind and body. Discover strategies and techniques for coping in a healthy manner toward a place...

June 26, 2020 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
26 Jun
photo of coffee and paint palette

Tired of working on your creative projects by yourself? Feeling a slump in motivation mid-afternoon? Missing the chance to chat and work alongside other...

June 26, 2020 2:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
26 Jun
Introduction to Canvas | Part 3

Assignments, Quizzes, and Grading How can Canvas, Pitt's new learning management system, help you assess your students both online and off? This training...

June 26, 2020 3:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Sunday, June 28

28 Jun
photo of magnetic poetry words

Preregistration requested: register here Our poetry mini-shops are great for both total beginners and more experienced writers looking for inspiration. With...

June 28, 2020 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Monday, June 29

29 Jun
Young woman working on a computer

Daily virtual visits are offered Monday through Friday from 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM. At a daily virtual visit you will be instructed to take a virtual tour of...

June 29, 2020 8:30 a.m.
Virtual Event
29 Jun
Introduction to Zotero

Are you interested in learning about a free and open-source reference management tool? This class will teach you the basics of using Zotero to import,...

June 29, 2020 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
29 Jun
Mindfulness & Self-Compassion Workshop

Learn mindfulness skills that can improve your wellbeing and self-compassion. Explore negative thoughts that can impede your overall sense of self and learn...

June 29, 2020 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
29 Jun
Maintaining Emotional Balance Workshop

Learn simple and effecitve skills to help regulate your body's response to stress. After the workshop, you should have a basic understanding of how the body...

June 29, 2020 11:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
29 Jun
Coloring Your Quarantine

​Oakland and the Pitt Program Council miss having you on campus! Stay connected to your fellow panthers and our beautiful neighborhood while de-stressing...

June 29, 2020 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
29 Jun
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Tired of working on your creative projects by yourself? Feeling a slump in motivation mid-afternoon? Missing the chance to chat and work alongside other...

June 29, 2020 2:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
29 Jun
Virtual Meditation

During this time of uncertainty, it can be a challenge to manage new stressors and stay connected with others. In an effort to stay connected and facilitate...

June 29, 2020 5:30 p.m.
Virtual Event

Tuesday, June 30

30 Jun
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Daily virtual visits are offered Monday through Friday from 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM. At a daily virtual visit you will be instructed to take a virtual tour of...

June 30, 2020 8:30 a.m.
Virtual Event
30 Jun
OTD Information Sessions

​Please join us for a Doctor of Occupational Therapy (OTD) Information Session. The Information Sessions are a great opportunity to meet with a current...

June 30, 2020 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
30 Jun
Calming Your Thoughts Workshop

Examine unhealthy thought patterns and their impact on emotions and behaviors. Students will learn how to engage in cognitive restructuring to cope with...

June 30, 2020 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
30 Jun
Introduction to Critical Appraisal

Critical appraisal is an essential skill, one that helps readers detect whether a study's results are valid, what the results are, and whether they can be...

June 30, 2020 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
30 Jun
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Tired of working on your creative projects by yourself? Feeling a slump in motivation mid-afternoon? Missing the chance to chat and work alongside other...

June 30, 2020 2:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
30 Jun
Stumbling on Happiness Workshop

Learn skills designed to help you embrace your life more fully and experience the happiness you seek. Happiness is all around us, sometimes we just have to...

June 30, 2020 4:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
30 Jun
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Preregistration requested: register here Our poetry mini-shops are great for both total beginners and more experienced writers looking for inspiration. With...

June 30, 2020 8:30 p.m.
Virtual Event

Wednesday, July 1

01 Jul
Gene Regulation

This 4 & 1/2 -hr hands-on workshop provides an overview of resources and search strategies on transcriptional regulation. Emphasis will be given to...

July 01, 2020 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
01 Jul
International Tea Time

Join the University Counseling Center for a virtual tea time hangout! UCC staff will lead a discussion on some of the challenges facing our international...

July 01, 2020 11:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
01 Jul
Coping with Anxiety Workshop

Learn to manage your anxiety by learning the symptoms of anxiety and panic. Learn strategies to manage anxiety including cognitive strategies, self-care, and...

July 01, 2020 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
01 Jul
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Tired of working on your creative projects by yourself? Feeling a slump in motivation mid-afternoon? Missing the chance to chat and work alongside other...

July 01, 2020 2:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
01 Jul
Healthy Coping Skills Workshop

Learn how to cope when faced with stress and demands of college and life. This workshop will teach you healthy coping skills including coping while social...

July 01, 2020 3:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
01 Jul
Wellness Wednesday HIIT it with Anna Johns Strong-Healthy Eating

Former UPJ volleyball athlete Anna Johns, will not only host a brief workout, but she will also be sharing different types of unique and healthy cooking recipes

July 01, 2020 6:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
01 Jul
Game Night Wednesday

Join the First Year Mentors (FYMs) and fellow new students for a fun and relaxing game night experience every Wednesday from 9 - 11 pm EST. This program is...

July 01, 2020 9:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Thursday, July 2

02 Jul
Dissertation Defense: Khanh Ngo

Chemistry PhD Defense: Theoretical and Experimental Improvements for Fast Microdialysis Advisors: Stephen Weber Committee members: Shigeru...

July 02, 2020 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
02 Jul
Managing Financial Stress Workshop

Navigate your finances in a way that supports your overall wellbeing. Learn strategies to cope with economic stressors and make informed decisions...

July 02, 2020 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
02 Jul
Instagram Live: FYMs

See behind the scenes of the work the First Year Mentors do and meet staff members and students who facilitate student involvement and development. Follow...

July 02, 2020 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
02 Jul
Staying Well While Staying In: A Collective Guide to Wellness

This wellness workshop is designed to help students continue to maintain holistic wellness during the COVID-19 pandemic. This workshop focuses on the 8...

July 02, 2020 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
02 Jul
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Tired of working on your creative projects by yourself? Feeling a slump in motivation mid-afternoon? Missing the chanc