Office of Diversity & Inclusion

Upcoming Events

13 Nov
Lest We Forget: A Tribute to Holocaust Survivors

It’s been 74 years since the end of World War II, and the population of Holocaust survivors still with us to share their stories is only getting smaller. To...

13 Nov
Six Word Stories: An Interactive Exhibit

Six Word Stories: An Interactive Exhibit Stories connect us. This interactive exhibit displays Six Word Stories about identity from our community. And with...

13 Nov
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...

13 Nov
To Those Who Grasp It: Responding to October 27

On October 27th, 2018, a white supremacist killed eleven worshipers at the Tree of Life – Or L’Simcha, Dor Hadash, and New Light Congregations in the...

14 Nov
Pitt-Greensburg: News of the World

Dr. Lipika Mazumdar invites students to join her in a discussion of the important news of the day. This is an Academic Village LEARNING event.

November 14, 2019 11:45 a.m.
14 Nov
Testosterone and Human Aggression: Methods and Narratives that Link Race, Class, Gender, and Violence

Rebecca Jordan-Young, PhD Tow Associate Professor for Distinguished Scholars Chair of Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies Barnard College Abstract: In...

November 14, 2019 12:30 p.m.
14 Nov
Six Word Stories Part Two: Reception and Reflection

After the initial Six Word Stories workshop on November 4, all of the inidividual stories will be collected and displayed in Hillman Library as a temporary,...

14 Nov
Decolonizing Judaism in an Era of White Supremacy: Tree of Life, Travel Bans and New Concentration Camps

In October 27, 2018, a white supremacist, infuriated with Jewish aid to refugees, killed eleven people and injured seven others in the Tree of Life Synagogue...

14 Nov
Pitt-Greensburg: Latin American Stories

Latin American Stories will screen three films this semester. Stop by Village Hall 118 to view the films, enjoy snacks, and earn Academic Village...

November 14, 2019 7:00 p.m.
15 Nov
Critical Research on Africa Lecture Series: The Role of Non-kin in Providing Elder Care: A Forgotten History in Ghana

Cati Coe is a Professor of Anthropology at Rutgers University. Her research focuses on transnational migration, care, and education in West Africa. She is...

November 15, 2019 3:00 p.m.
15 Nov
The Art of Itinerancy:  Yiddish Theater and the Performance of Migration

Dr. Debra Caplan, Baruch College from the City University New York wil present a talk at the Cathedral of Learning.

November 15, 2019 3:00 p.m.
16 Nov
Women's + Networking Conference

Join us for our second annual conference open to the University community. This year's theme is How We Support Each Others’ Successes through Diversity and...

November 16, 2019 9:00 a.m.
17 Nov
UPTV LIVE!

The state-of-the-art Pitt Studios in the Petersen Event Center will host UPTV LIVE! an hour and a half live television program showcasing the 10 shows that...

November 17, 2019 3:00 p.m.
18 Nov
Pitt-Greensburg: La Femme Meeting

Are you interested in issues affecting women and equality for all? Then be sure to attend the La Femme meeting for a great discussion.

November 18, 2019 1:00 p.m.
18 Nov
Pitt-Greensburg: CHINA Town Hall

Pitt-Greensburg will join more than 75 venues across the country for the CHINA Town Hall. This event is a live national webcast featuring host George...

19 Nov
Immigration Issues Breakfast

Break bagels with Monica Ruiz, Executive Director at Casa San Jose. RSVP required (so we have enough bagels for you): Pi.tt/alumnibreakfast Cathedral of...

November 19, 2019 8:00 a.m.
19 Nov
Pitt-Greensburg: 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...

November 19, 2019 11:45 a.m.
19 Nov
Boxes and Walls

Experience life through someone else's identity through interactive displays. Boxes and Walls is hosted by the Division of Student Affairs Diversity and...

November 19, 2019 12:00 p.m.
19 Nov
Pitt-Greensburg: Zumba with the Spanish Club

Join the Spanish Club at their Zumba Class! Come and enjoy fun and dancing!

20 Nov
Pitt-Greensburg: Donuts n' Discussion

Join the Pitt-Greensburg Spanish club for an educational discussion on topics relevant to Hispanic Culture.

November 20, 2019 3:15 p.m.
22 Nov
Improvisation for Advising Conversations

Improvisation is becoming increasingly recognized as a critical skill for engaging in productive conversations. Recently, improv has been brought into higher...

November 22, 2019 1:00 p.m.
22 Nov
Global Ties Thanksgiving

Enjoy a fantastic dinner and a chance to win fun prizes with Global Ties and the Vice Provost and Dean of Students, Kenyon Bonner, during this year's...

November 22, 2019 5:00 p.m.
02 Dec
Faculty Development Workshop: Me? Bias?

Sponsored by the Office of the Provost, this professional development offering for faculty members will feature Ann Thompson, MD, MCCM, Vice Dean, School of...

December 02, 2019 12:00 p.m.
03 Dec
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...

December 03, 2019 11:45 a.m.
04 Dec
Health Justice Night powered by PechaKucha

Explore the ways law acts as a social determinant of health through PechaKucha ("P'cha-K'cha"), a hot­takes format involving mini-lectures accompanied by 20...

December 04, 2019 5:30 p.m.