Office of Diversity & Inclusion

Upcoming Events

19 Sep
Who is a Jew? Amiens, France, 1940-1945

This exhibit “Who is a Jew? Amiens, France, 1940-1945” contains the photo identification cards and other documents that David Rosenberg, a retired University...

19 Sep
Graphic Medicine: Ill-Conceived and Well-Drawn!

Though you may not have heard of medical comics before, they’ve been around for more than a decade. In 2007, Dr. Ian Williams coined the term “graphic...

September 19, 2019 7:00 a.m.
19 Sep
Pittsburgh Youth Global Town Hall - Climate, Gender and Sustainability

From Local Activism to Global Reform On the eve of the Pittsburgh Global Town Hall hosted by the University of Pittsburgh, Global Voice, World Workable...

19 Sep
White Privilege in Information

Systemic structures of white privilege and power are embedded in American culture. Personal and institutional commitments to equity, diversity, and inclusion...

20 Sep
Pittsburgh Global Town Hall - Climate, Gender and Sustainability: From Local Activism to Global Reform

The European Studies Center and the Global Studies Center with the support of the Office of the Provost and in partnership with Global Voice and the Workable...

September 20, 2019 9:00 a.m.
20 Sep
Let's Talk Africa: African Languages in Colleges and Universities

Professor Antonia Schleicher serves as the Executive Director of both the National Council of Less-Commonly Taught Languages (NCOLCTL) and the African...

September 20, 2019 1:00 p.m.
20 Sep
Designing and Implementing a Stress and Coping Intervention with Latino Immigrants in a Nontraditional Migration Area

Sponsored by the Healthy Lifestyle Institute and Pitt Year of Diversity, speakers Dr. Farrah Jacquez and Dr. Lisa M. Vaughn will discuss designing and...

September 20, 2019 2:30 p.m.
20 Sep
Meet and Greet at The Porch

Sponsored by the Hispanic/Latinx Professional Association. Hispanic/Latinx, and our allies are invited to join us. We will provide refreshments, and...

September 20, 2019 4:30 p.m.
23 Sep
400 Years of Inequality: Achieving Redemption, Reconciliation and Equity Today

As this nation marks a full 400 hundred years of inequality since 1619 when the first enslaved Africans arrived in Jamestown, we invite our community to join...

September 23, 2019 8:30 a.m.
23 Sep
SSW Research Break: Sexual Health Communication and Dating Apps: Black Men Who Have Sex With Men

Presenter: Jacob Gordon Research Breaks promote a robust intellectual community by providing the opportunity to share works in progress and expertise. For...

September 23, 2019 12:00 p.m.
24 Sep
Pitt Communities Open House

The Office of Diversity and Inclusion invites you to join us for an open house showcasing all Pitt staff & faculty affinity groups, newly renamed Pitt...

September 24, 2019 11:00 a.m.
24 Sep
Banned Books Week 2019

To highlight the value of access to information, by focusing on the freedom to seek and express ideas. Wednesday, September 18th | 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM ...

September 24, 2019 12:00 p.m.
26 Sep
"PUSHOUT" Film Screening & Discussion Panel

Join us at the film screening of PUSHOUT: The Criminalization of Black Girls in Schools, a documentary film by Monique W. Morris, Ed.D. and Women in the Room...

September 26, 2019 1:00 p.m.
26 Sep
Helping Advisors Help Students Navigate Disability Resources and Services (DRS)

Join this workshop for insights into how advisors and mentors can assist students in navigating the DRS office and processes. Learn more about the Americans...

September 26, 2019 1:00 p.m.
26 Sep
Teaching Inclusively

This workshop introduces several principles of inclusivity and offers practical advice for fostering an inclusive university environment through your...

September 26, 2019 1:00 p.m.
26 Sep
Hispanic Discussion Round Tables

The Hispanic Discussion Roundtables is an event to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month at the University of Pittsburgh (September 15-October 15, 2019). Join...

27 Sep
From Hurricane Maria to the Political Summer Storm of 2019: Political Summer Storm of 2019: Puerto Rico at a Cross Road

For many years Puerto Ricans have been enduring a humanitarian crisis caused by the coalescing of the destruction caused by hurricane María and the austerity...

September 27, 2019 6:00 p.m.
27 Sep
Salsa Date Night!

Come and celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with the Department of Medicine's Office of Diveristy and Inclusion at our first annual Salsa Date Night on...

September 27, 2019 8:00 p.m.
01 Oct
An Evening with Yusef Salaam

Yusef Salaam is one of the five men that make up the “Central Park Five”. On April 19, 1989, Salaam, along with four other boys, was wrongfully convicted of...

October 01, 2019 8:30 p.m.
02 Oct
"My Butch Career: A Memoir"

Pioneering LGBTQ Studies Scholar Esther Newton, Professor Emerita of Anthropology and Kempner Distinguished Research Professor, SUNY Purchase, will read from...

03 Oct
"Free to... Be Black as Hell": Black Feminist Pedagogies and Writing Lives in the Makings of 21st Century Freedoms

DBLAC's Inaugural Geneva Smitherman Black Life and Culture Lecture Co-sponsored by Pitt Education's Center for Urban Education, Communication (Agora Lecture...

04 Oct
Emerging Latinx Communities Reading and Publishing Group

Discussion and networking with the Center for Health Equity in honor of Hispanic Heritage Month (Sept 15-Oct 15). All are welcome.

October 04, 2019 10:30 a.m.
08 Oct
Spanish Tertulia

Come join in the conversation and games--in Spanish! Speakers at all levels of the Spanish language are welcome at the gathering on designated Tuesdays in...

October 08, 2019 11:45 a.m.
09 Oct
Inclusive Language Training

This training will offer attendees the opportunity to learn about gender within cultures/systems/interpersonal exchanges. This one-hour training will aim to...

October 09, 2019 12:00 p.m.
10 Oct
Change the Subject Film Screening

Join us for a viewing of the documentary Change the Subject, followed by a Q&A. The documentary explores when a group of Dartmouth College students...