Events Calendar

Office of Diversity & Inclusion Events

February 20 - March 20, 2024

Tuesday, February 20

20 Feb
Dr. Chantele Mitchell-Miland

Join us on Tuesday, February 20 at 12:30 PM in Forbes Tower 4057 with guest mentor Dr. Chantele Mitchell-Miland. All SHRS BIPOC students are welcome to...

February 20, 2024 12:30 p.m.
20 Feb
DisCo Peer Support Community

This virtual space is open and welcoming to any Pitt student who has a disability that wants to share their experiences and strengthen their support network...

February 20, 2024 4:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
20 Feb
 Blackness Across the Globe: Representation, Reclamation, Resistance and Joy

Join us for an evening of conversation and poetry in celebration of Black History Month. The webinar is hosted by the School of Education at the University...

February 20, 2024 5:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Wednesday, February 21

21 Feb
Black Instructors Affinity Group

The Black Instructors Affinity Group at Pitt is an extension of the Race@Work collaboration and provides Black instructors with the following: 1....

February 21, 2024 12:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
21 Feb
LBGTQIA+ Student Support Community

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

February 21, 2024 12:30 p.m.
21 Feb
“To Make More Inhabitants’: Disability, Sexuality and Race in Early Modern France”

Dr. Jennifer Eun-Jung Row (University of Minnesota, French & Italian) The Hôtel Royal des Invalides (1676) was originally built as a venerated residence for...

February 21, 2024 5:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
21 Feb
The Letter to Martin Reincarnation Tour

A young man and his fiancee visit their Uncle Jake and get into an argument about the civil-rights movement. They say it's over and that discrimination is a...

February 21, 2024 7:00 p.m.

Thursday, February 22

22 Feb
Transgender Rights and Disinformation

Kristen Browde, J.D., will be presenting on her work regarding transgender rights disinformation as the first in a series of talks and workshops on the...

February 22, 2024 9:00 a.m.
22 Feb
El Gran Zoo Cover with tiger drawing with face

Aaron Coleman is a poet, translator, and scholar of the African Diaspora. He is the author of Red Wilderness (Four Way Books, 2025) and the translator of...

February 22, 2024 3:00 p.m.
22 Feb
BIPOC Student Support Community

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 22, 2024 3:30 p.m.
22 Feb
Spanish Language Tours

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...

22 Feb
Alexandra Hidalgo Headshot

As part of the Pittsburgh Film and Media Studies Colloquium, Alexandra Hidalgo will show footage from her film "A Family of Stories" and discuss the process...

February 22, 2024 5:30 p.m.
22 Feb
CivWiz App Playtest

Join the David C. Frederick Honors College's Office of Social Innovation and the Center on Race and Social Problems (CRSP) for the long anticipated playtest...

February 22, 2024 6:00 p.m.
22 Feb
Black woman with blue flowers in her hair

Registration requested for this special open mic night. Join us for a special open mic celebrating work that encourages, challenges, and expands our...

Friday, February 23

23 Feb
United Africa: Networking Lunch

Click here to register The African Tribe Bridge Institute (ATBI) is hosting a dynamic networking event where everyone is welcome! Come learn about Africa,...

February 23, 2024 1:00 p.m.
23 Feb
Cathedral of Learning

The Agora Speaker Series The Agora is the speaker series of the Department of Communication at the University of Pittsburgh. Designed to ignite curiosity...

February 23, 2024 3:00 p.m.
23 Feb
Guided Tour of Kingdom of This World Reimagined

In celebration of Black History Month, the UAG is offering tours of The Kingdom of this World, Reimagined, an exhibition about Haiti and the Black Caribbean....

23 Feb
Black Art Expo: Black History Month Pop Up

Friday, Feb. 23: Time: 7 to 10 p.m. Location: Description: OEDI, 1Hood, and BlackArtExpo are collaborating to honor and celebrate the legacy of the Shadow...

February 23, 2024 7:00 p.m.

Saturday, February 24

24 Feb
Global Ties Gala: Starry Night

Join Global Ties for a night under the stars with dancing and music from around the world! Finger foods, dessert bar, red carpet, giveaways, photographer...

February 24, 2024 8:00 p.m.

Monday, February 26

26 Feb
First Gen Student Support Community

Open to any first-generation student who is seeking to share their experiences and strengthen their support network at Pitt. Click the link to learn more...

February 26, 2024 4:00 p.m.
26 Feb
Slavery and Memorialization on the Native American East Coast

Join us for a presentation by Dr. Christine DeLucia of Williams College and Ms. Lorén Spears, Executive Director of the Tomaquag Indian Museum, Exeter, RI....

26 Feb
K. Leroy Irvis Black History Month: African Americans and the Arts

K. Leroy Irvis Celebration 6 p.m. Monday, Feb. 26, 2024 Connolly Ballroom Alumni Hall Register Now! The national theme for Black History Month 2024 is...

February 26, 2024 6:00 p.m.

Tuesday, February 27

27 Feb
microphone on a piece of toast

Karaoke and toast – it's a vibe! Join the Center for Creativity to celebrate Pitt Day of Giving, where we'll belt out tunes, savor warm, crispy bread, and...

27 Feb
DisCo Peer Support Community

This virtual space is open and welcoming to any Pitt student who has a disability that wants to share their experiences and strengthen their support network...

February 27, 2024 4:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Wednesday, February 28

28 Feb
LBGTQIA+ Student Support Community

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

February 28, 2024 12:30 p.m.

Thursday, February 29

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
BIPOC Student Support Community

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
Spanish Language Tours

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...

Friday, March 1

01 Mar
Representation, Mentorship, Community: Celebrating the Legacy of Freedom House Ambulance Service

Few people know that the modern system of EMS was born right here in Pittsburgh. This event will bring together Freedom House paramedic John Moon, subject of...

March 01, 2024 1:00 p.m.

Monday, March 4

04 Mar
First Gen Student Support Community

Open to any first-generation student who is seeking to share their experiences and strengthen their support network at Pitt. Click the link to learn more...

March 04, 2024 4:00 p.m.
04 Mar
Detail from Blackburn Center logo

The Blackburn Center believes that ending gender-based violence requires cultural change, and that men should be at the forefront of this movement. We have...

04 Mar
Climate Change and Jewish Thought

In this talk, Dr. Zoloth re-examines biblical and rabbinic narratives of Eden to create a new language for how to act in times of environmental crisis. She...

March 04, 2024 6:00 p.m.

Tuesday, March 5

05 Mar
Karina Vargas

Join Karina Vargas for the next installment of the Race &... Lecture Series. The Race &... Lecture Series is a lunchtime speaker series that introduces and...

March 05, 2024 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
05 Mar
Baher Azmy

This year's Law & Social Change Lecture will feature Baher Azmy, Legal Director for the Center for Constitutional Rights where he directs all litigation...

05 Mar
People working together to smooth out cement on a project.

This webinar is an introduction to health equity and how it applies to public health initiatives and strategies in both the public and private sector....

March 05, 2024 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
05 Mar
DisCo Peer Support Community

This virtual space is open and welcoming to any Pitt student who has a disability that wants to share their experiences and strengthen their support network...

March 05, 2024 4:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Wednesday, March 6

06 Mar
Richard D. Benson II

The Department of Africana Studies, Brown Bag Series presents Dr. Richard D. Benson II, Associate Professor of Black Radical Tradition in Education,...

March 06, 2024 12:00 p.m.
06 Mar
Equitable Classroom Talk

In support of the Year of Discourse and Dialogue, this workshop explores the practice of dialogic pedagogy as a way to engage in equitable classroom...

March 06, 2024 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
06 Mar
Stained Glass Window in Heinz Chapel

In celebration of Women's History Month, attend a tour highlighting women depicted in the 73-foot stained glass transept windows. This year's theme is "Women...

March 06, 2024 12:00 p.m.
06 Mar
LBGTQIA+ Student Support Community

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

March 06, 2024 12:30 p.m.
06 Mar
Hands clasped with three turquoise and silver rings.

Interested in working with another community? Join us for Exchange—Public Health Careers with Indigenous Communities, where the with is emphasized. Learn how...

March 06, 2024 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
06 Mar
International Student Support Community

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

March 06, 2024 3:30 p.m.
06 Mar
The Neighborhood Storyteller Screening

To commemorate International Women’s Day, the Communication Department is going to host a documentary film screening, the Neighborhood Storyteller, on March...

March 06, 2024 4:00 p.m.

Thursday, March 7

07 Mar
BIPOC Student Support Community

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...

March 07, 2024 3:30 p.m.
07 Mar
Selling @ Pitt

Join us in-person on March 7, 2024 at the Spartan Community Center of Hazelwood from 5:30pm - 7:30pm for an information session and pitch event for local...

March 07, 2024 5:30 p.m.

Friday, March 8

08 Mar
Stained Glass Window in Heinz Chapel

In celebration of Women's History Month, attend a tour highlighting women depicted in the 73-foot stained glass transept windows. This year's theme is "Women...

March 08, 2024 10:00 a.m.

Monday, March 11

11 Mar
First Gen Student Support Community

Open to any first-generation student who is seeking to share their experiences and strengthen their support network at Pitt. Click the link to learn more...

March 11, 2024 4:00 p.m.

Tuesday, March 12

12 Mar
Accessibility and Universal Design for Learning - webinar

Making content in online trainings and courses accessible is important because it provides access to a wide range of learners. It is also required by law....

March 12, 2024 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
12 Mar
DisCo Peer Support Community

This virtual space is open and welcoming to any Pitt student who has a disability that wants to share their experiences and strengthen their support network...

March 12, 2024 4:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Wednesday, March 13

13 Mar
Queer Lunch

Join PQP for a monthly social gathering over the lunch hour! Participants should bring their own lunch; snacks/desserts may be available

March 13, 2024 12:00 p.m.
13 Mar
Stained Glass Window in Heinz Chapel

In celebration of Women's History Month, attend a tour highlighting women depicted in the 73-foot stained glass transept windows. This year's theme is "Women...

March 13, 2024 12:00 p.m.
13 Mar
LBGTQIA+ Student Support Community

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

March 13, 2024 12:30 p.m.
13 Mar
Stained Glass Window in Heinz Chapel

In celebration of Women's History Month, attend a tour highlighting women depicted in the 73-foot stained glass transept windows. This year's theme is "Women...

March 13, 2024 5:30 p.m.

Thursday, March 14

14 Mar
BIPOC Student Support Community

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...

March 14, 2024 3:30 p.m.

Sunday, March 17

17 Mar
Mizrahi Music, Feminist Perspectives: An Afternoon of Performance & Discussion

After years of marginalization, exoticization, and misrepresentation, Mizrahi musicians are reclaiming their musical roots. Mizrahi Music, Feminist...

March 17, 2024 12:00 p.m.

Monday, March 18

18 Mar
First Gen Student Support Community

Open to any first-generation student who is seeking to share their experiences and strengthen their support network at Pitt. Click the link to learn more...

March 18, 2024 4:00 p.m.

Tuesday, March 19

19 Mar
Loved; inspired; a little bit worried; excited; drawings of kumari holding words

Sophie Maliphant, a UK-based artist, designer and printmaker, narnesses the positive power of creativity and art for stortelling and serves as a conduit for...

19 Mar
Queer Praxis

In this workshop, facilitated by Dr. Josie Rush, we’ll discuss queer praxis in the classroom. We will explore strategies that facilitate teaching and...

March 19, 2024 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
19 Mar
Prof. Kathryn Reed

Join us on Tuesday, March 19 at 12:30 PM in Forbes Tower 4057 with guest mentor Prof. Kathryn Reed. All SHRS BIPOC students are welcome to attend! Register...

March 19, 2024 12:30 p.m.
19 Mar
DisCo Peer Support Community

This virtual space is open and welcoming to any Pitt student who has a disability that wants to share their experiences and strengthen their support network...

March 19, 2024 4:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Wednesday, March 20

20 Mar
Stained Glass Window in Heinz Chapel

In celebration of Women's History Month, attend a tour highlighting women depicted in the 73-foot stained glass transept windows. This year's theme is "Women...

March 20, 2024 12:00 p.m.
20 Mar
LBGTQIA+ Student Support Community

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

March 20, 2024 12:30 p.m.
20 Mar
Living Syllabus Workshop

In this workshop led by Dr. Sabina Vaught, we ask how our syllabi can be sites for reimagining and restructuring a small part of the vast educational...

March 20, 2024 3:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
20 Mar
Rock Paper Grenade (2022)

Come talk in person with Ukrainian filmmaker Iryna Tsilyk at a screening of her new film! Iryna Tsilyk is a prominent Ukrainian director and poet whose...

March 20, 2024 7:30 p.m.

February 20 - March 20, 2024