Events Calendar

Office of Diversity & Inclusion Events

October 29 - November 27, 2020

Thursday, October 29

29 Oct
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At the Center for Creativity, we believe everyone has a story to tell. The tools of filmmaking have never been more accessible; most of us carry a...

October 29, 2020
Virtual Event
29 Oct
Learn About United Way’s Efforts on Emergency Basic Needs and Racial Equity

Join us to learn more about United Way’s Efforts on Emergency Basic Needs during COVD-19, and United Way’s intentional commitment to equity across all...

October 29, 2020 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
29 Oct
Pitt Perspectives on Employment for Individuals with Disabilities: The Importance of Employer Practices and Workplace Climate

October is National Disability Employment Awareness Month (NDEAM), which celebrates the ingenuity people with disabilities bring to America’s workplaces and...

October 29, 2020 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
29 Oct
German Campus Weeks 2020 -- The Post-Migrant Paradigm: Inclusive Narratives in German Identity Discourse

Lecture and Discussion with Dr. Naika Foroutan, Berlin Institute on Integration and Migration Research (in conjunction with Dr. Jan Musekamp’s history...

October 29, 2020 4:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
29 Oct
She Creates

The Big Idea Center, Women In Bio-Pittsburgh, and CMU Project Olympus are proud to present She Creates, an event featuring female founders/CEOs from...

October 29, 2020 5:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
29 Oct
Communiversity - Master Classes - Black Family Storytelling

Course Description In this course, we will provide inspiration and instruction on how and why African American families can begin the process of...

October 29, 2020 6:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
29 Oct
EuroVision Song Contest: The Story of Fire Saga

It's Movie Night! Join the Euro Club and European Studies Center to watch the Will Ferrell Comedy, EuroVision Song Contest: The Story of Fire Saga....

October 29, 2020 8:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Friday, October 30

30 Oct
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At the Center for Creativity, we believe everyone has a story to tell. The tools of filmmaking have never been more accessible; most of us carry a...

October 30, 2020
Virtual Event
30 Oct
Electoral Trauma: Prescription for Prevention

The tone of United States politics has taken a personal turn. Citizens see their candidate of choice as a reflection of themselves. Join us for this special...

October 30, 2020 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Saturday, October 31

31 Oct
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At the Center for Creativity, we believe everyone has a story to tell. The tools of filmmaking have never been more accessible; most of us carry a...

October 31, 2020
Virtual Event

Sunday, November 1

01 Nov
International Photo Contest

Out of over 250 photos received from study abroad alumni this year, 25 photos in five categories have been selected by judges and put on display throughout...

November 01, 2020 12:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
01 Nov
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At the Center for Creativity, we believe everyone has a story to tell. The tools of filmmaking have never been more accessible; most of us carry a...

November 01, 2020
Virtual Event
01 Nov
Slovak Heritage Festival

Watch on your desktop computer, laptop, tablet or mobile phone! Facebook.com/SlovakHeritageFestival and Youtube:...

November 01, 2020 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
01 Nov
Global Trivia Night - Elections Around the World

Join the Pitt Global Hub for another (virtual) Global Trivia night as part of International Week 2020! Form teams and test your knowledge on elections around...

November 01, 2020 7:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
01 Nov
Global Candy Shop

Take your taste buds on a trip around the world and learn more about the ingredients, design, and creation of different international sweets. At the end...

November 01, 2020 8:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Monday, November 2

02 Nov
International Photo Contest

Out of over 250 photos received from study abroad alumni this year, 25 photos in five categories have been selected by judges and put on display throughout...

November 02, 2020 12:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
02 Nov
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At the Center for Creativity, we believe everyone has a story to tell. The tools of filmmaking have never been more accessible; most of us carry a...

November 02, 2020
Virtual Event
02 Nov
Pitt-Johnstown Program Board November Make and Take!  Dream Catchers

In honor of Native American History Month, Program Board is offering a make your own dreamcatcher? What is a dreamcatcher and its significance? We found the...

02 Nov
Dr. Nathan Davis- Founder of the Jazz Studies Program

The University of Pittsburgh will celebrate its 50th Annual Pitt Jazz Seminar and Concert online Nov. 2 through 7 — with a performance by national artists,...

November 02, 2020 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
02 Nov
La Femme Logo: woman's figure surreounded by flexing biceps

La Femme, a campus club that delves into women's issues, invites students to participate in its general meetings. The meetings are held via Zoom. Please log...

November 02, 2020 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
02 Nov
 International Speed Friending

Join us for International Speed Friending on Zoom! Whether you’re an international student at Pitt looking to make American friends in Pittsburgh or a native...

November 02, 2020 4:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
02 Nov
Brain Candy Podcast Live

Join us for a live interactive presentation of The Brain Candy Podcast, the 2019 “Society and Culture” winner of the Podcast Awards. A sugar rush for your...

November 02, 2020 6:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
02 Nov
Plus3 Reunion

This special event will be an opportunity to celebrate the 20th anniversary of Pitt’s Plus3 study abroad program and connect with past Plus3 participants,...

November 02, 2020 6:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
02 Nov
Intergenerational Conversations about Sexuality & Gender

Join us on Monday evenings this fall for informal conversations with Pitt's LGBTQ and ally community. This series is designed to introduce students...

November 02, 2020 6:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
02 Nov
Global Candy Shop

Take your taste buds on a trip around the world and learn more about the ingredients, design, and creation of different international sweets. At the end...

November 02, 2020 8:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Tuesday, November 3

03 Nov
International Photo Contest

Out of over 250 photos received from study abroad alumni this year, 25 photos in five categories have been selected by judges and put on display throughout...

November 03, 2020 12:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
03 Nov
Pitt-Johnstown Program Board November Make and Take!  Dream Catchers

In honor of Native American History Month, Program Board is offering a make your own dreamcatcher? What is a dreamcatcher and its significance? We found the...

03 Nov
German Campus Weeks 2020 - "Phantoms of the Past Haunting the Present? Anti-Semitism on the Rise"

Conversation between Prof. Dr. Alfred Bodenheimer, Director of the Jewish Studies Center at the University of Basel, and Prof. Dr. Amy-Diana Colin, President...

November 03, 2020 8:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
03 Nov
Boren and Fulbright Fellowships and the Peace Corp

A representative from the Peace Corps will be present to speak with students about the programs that exist for J.D. students in the Peace Corps following...

November 03, 2020 12:30 p.m.
Virtual Event

Wednesday, November 4

04 Nov
International Photo Contest

Out of over 250 photos received from study abroad alumni this year, 25 photos in five categories have been selected by judges and put on display throughout...

November 04, 2020 12:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
04 Nov
Pitt-Johnstown Program Board November Make and Take!  Dream Catchers

In honor of Native American History Month, Program Board is offering a make your own dreamcatcher? What is a dreamcatcher and its significance? We found the...

04 Nov
Post-Election Coffee Hour

Pitt Law Office of Equity and Inclusive Excellence will host a coffee hour to discuss the 2020 November election results with the Pitt Law community.

November 04, 2020 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
04 Nov
Jazz Talk with Nicole Mitchell: Racial Equity in Jazz and Jazz Education

The University of Pittsburgh will celebrate its 50th annual Pitt Jazz Seminar and Concert online Nov. 2 through 7 — with a performance by national artists, a...

November 04, 2020 7:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
04 Nov
OIS Watch Party Wednesday: Kung Fu Hustle

When the hapless Sing and his dim-witted pal, Bone, try to scam the residents of Pig Sty Alley into thinking they're members of the dreaded Axe Gang, the...

November 04, 2020 7:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
04 Nov
Global Candy Shop

Take your taste buds on a trip around the world and learn more about the ingredients, design, and creation of different international sweets. At the end...

November 04, 2020 8:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Thursday, November 5

05 Nov
International Photo Contest

Out of over 250 photos received from study abroad alumni this year, 25 photos in five categories have been selected by judges and put on display throughout...

November 05, 2020 12:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
05 Nov
Pitt-Johnstown Program Board November Make and Take!  Dream Catchers

In honor of Native American History Month, Program Board is offering a make your own dreamcatcher? What is a dreamcatcher and its significance? We found the...

05 Nov
Feed the Fire: A Cyber Symposium in Honor of Geri Allen

Feed the Fire: A Cyber Symposium in Honor of Geri Allen celebrates the work of the late pianist, composer, improvisor, and educator and serves as a launch...

November 05, 2020 9:30 a.m.
Virtual Event
05 Nov
Election and Reflection for Graduate and Professional Students

We do not know what the results of the 2020 Election will be, but we know that given the high stakes of the 2020 Presidential Election, people are likely to...

November 05, 2020 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
05 Nov
Nuts & Bolts of First Year Lawyering

This program will provide first-year lawyers with practical tips that they can use to be able to "hit the ground running" on their first day of practice....

November 05, 2020 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
05 Nov
The Wired Cold War

A live interview with Slava Gerovitch (MIT) and Ekaterina Babintseva (Harvey Mudd College)

November 05, 2020 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
05 Nov
 Plus3 Panel Discussion

Interested in learning more about Plus3 but don’t know where to start? This panel will informally discuss the academic, professional, cultural, and personal...

November 05, 2020 12:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
05 Nov
Musical Evolution and The Other: State-Sponsored Musical Evolutionism in the USSR

& the Conundrum of Post-Soviet Crimean Tatar Indigenous Music with Maria Sonevytsky (University of California, Berkeley) This event is part of the Area...

November 05, 2020 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
05 Nov
Annual Judicial Government and Public Interest Law Reception

The University of Pittsburgh School of Law and Duquesne University School of Law cordially invite all practioners and members of the bench to attend The...

November 05, 2020 5:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
05 Nov
CLAS Film Series Presents: Miriam Lies

Miriam, a biracial teen in the Dominican Republic, prepares anxiously for a double quinceañera with her best friend, Jennifer. She has started talking to a...

November 05, 2020 6:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
05 Nov
Miriam Lies Movie Screening

Please Note: Due to COVID-19, we will be screening all of the films via digital platforms (Vimeo or the film distributor's website) for the FALL 2020...

November 05, 2020 6:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
05 Nov
Art, Identity, and Activism With Jasmine Cho: An Interactive Cookie Art Workshop

The Pitt Global Hub and Asian Studies Center present Art, Identity, and Activism with Jasmine Cho: An Interactive Cookie Art Workshop as part of...

November 05, 2020 6:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
05 Nov
Global Candy Shop

Take your taste buds on a trip around the world and learn more about the ingredients, design, and creation of different international sweets. At the end...

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

Friday, November 6

06 Nov
International Photo Contest

Out of over 250 photos received from study abroad alumni this year, 25 photos in five categories have been selected by judges and put on display throughout...

November 06, 2020 12:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
06 Nov
Pitt-Johnstown Program Board November Make and Take!  Dream Catchers

In honor of Native American History Month, Program Board is offering a make your own dreamcatcher? What is a dreamcatcher and its significance? We found the...

06 Nov
Global Competence Certificate Celebration & Networking Event

Since the 2018 debut of the Global Competence Certificate Program (a series of the Faculty & Staff Development Program at Pitt), two cohorts of faculty/staff...

November 06, 2020 10:30 a.m.
Virtual Event
06 Nov
Post-Election Town Hall

The Pitt Law Office of Equity & Inclusive Excellence (OEIE) will host a virtual town hall discussion with the members of the Pitt Law community to talk about...

November 06, 2020 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
06 Nov
OIS Symposium

The Symposium is open to all department administrators, faculty, and staff who work with OIS. This year’s Symposium will cover topics including: current U.S....

November 06, 2020 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
06 Nov
Panoramas Roundtable: The Venezuelan Migrant and Refugee Crisis

Join us on Friday, November 6, 2020 at 4:15 pm EST to discuss our featured article: The Venezuelan Migrant and Refugee Crisis: Bringing Attention to the...

November 06, 2020 4:15 p.m.
Virtual Event
06 Nov
"Reminisicing Eminence"

The University of Pittsburgh will celebrate its 50th annual Pitt Jazz Seminar and Concert online Nov. 2 through 7 — with a performance by national artists, a...

November 06, 2020 7:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
06 Nov
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Make some popcorn, grab your favorite beverage, and join us for a live Zoom screening of our One Minute Film Festival submissions, along with a Q&A from some...

November 06, 2020 7:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
06 Nov
Global Candy Shop

Take your taste buds on a trip around the world and learn more about the ingredients, design, and creation of different international sweets. At the end...

November 06, 2020 8:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
06 Nov
Global Trivia with Lexie Limitless

Join Pitt Program Council for Global Trivia with Lexie Limitless. Lexie Limitless (a.k.a) Lexie Alford is the youngest person to travel to every country in...

November 06, 2020 8:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Saturday, November 7

07 Nov
International Photo Contest

Out of over 250 photos received from study abroad alumni this year, 25 photos in five categories have been selected by judges and put on display throughout...

November 07, 2020 12:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
07 Nov
Nathan Davis

The University of Pittsburgh will celebrate its 50th annual Pitt Jazz Seminar and Concert online Nov. 2 through 7 — with a performance by national artists, a...

November 07, 2020 7:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Monday, November 9

09 Nov
America Through Russian Eyes, Russia through American Eyes

A live interview with Dina Fainberg (City University of London) and Victoria Zhuravleva (Russian State University for the Humanities)

November 09, 2020 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
09 Nov
Intergenerational Conversations about Sexuality & Gender

Join us on Monday evenings this fall for informal conversations with Pitt's LGBTQ and ally community. This series is designed to introduce students...

November 09, 2020 6:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
09 Nov
An Evening with Ibram X. Kendi

Join the Pitt Program Council and the Office of New Student Programs for a conversation with Ibram X. Kendi focusing on Kendi's book, "How to Be an...

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

Tuesday, November 10

10 Nov
The National Writing Project's Global Reach

Join this gathering to learn about the National Writing Project and learn what it offers for your professional development. The National Writing Project is...

November 10, 2020 12:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
10 Nov
University Center for International Studies / FLAS Fellowships

Representatives of the University Center for International Studies (UCIS) will discuss opportunities that are available to Pitt Law students. These...

November 10, 2020 12:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
10 Nov
Westmoreland Diversity Coalition Logo feature two hands reaching up to a mass of multi-colored leaves

Pitt-Greensburg and the Westmoreland Diversity Coalition have partnered to bring "Education: From the Hearts and Minds of our Youth" to our community. Click...

November 10, 2020 6:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Wednesday, November 11

11 Nov
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The Center for Creativity is looking for your ideas and projects which could be made into a film or television show. There are great stories across the Pitt...

November 11, 2020 7:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Thursday, November 12

12 Nov
Teaching International Students

Do you want to get to know your international students and increase their class participation? Come learn about international students and the challenges...

November 12, 2020 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
12 Nov
Virtual Briefing: The Transatlantic Relationship After the Elections

European Studies Center along with American University, Georgia Tech University, University of Florida, University of Colorado, UNC CES and University of...

November 12, 2020 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
12 Nov
The Revolution They Remember

UNIVERSITY OF PITTSBURGH LIBRARY SYSTEM Invites you to the virtual premiere of the feature-length documentary The Revolution They Remember (in...

November 12, 2020 7:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Friday, November 13

13 Nov
Social Justice and Tech Reading Group: Digital Divisions Discussion

Join the Sara Fine Institute (SFI) and the Research, Ethics and Society Initiative (RESI) at the University of Pittsburgh for the inaugural semester of the...

November 13, 2020 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Monday, November 16

16 Nov
La Femme Logo: woman's figure surreounded by flexing biceps

La Femme, a campus club that delves into women's issues, invites students to participate in its general meetings. The meetings are held via Zoom. Please log...

November 16, 2020 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
16 Nov
My Daily Actions, or The Meteorites cover

Associate Professor of English and Gender, Sexuality, and Women's Studies, Jules Gill-Peterson in conversation with poet S. Brook Corfman. S. Brook Corfman...

November 16, 2020 3:30 p.m.
Virtual Event

Tuesday, November 17

17 Nov
SFI Lecture - Matt Rafalow: "Digital Divisions: How Schools Create Inequality in the Tech Era"

Education researchers struggle with the fact that students arrive at school already shaped by their unequal childhoods. Would we see greater gains among less...

November 17, 2020 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
17 Nov
New to School: Supporting First-Generation Students

First-generation college students face unique challenges that can impact their success in higher education. Simultaneously, these students have vast...

November 17, 2020 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Wednesday, November 18

18 Nov
Health Sciences Graduate Programs and Career Paths: The Perspectives of Black Faculty

Curious about graduate programs and careers in the health sciences? During this virtual panel session, faculty members will share insights into their own...

November 18, 2020 5:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Thursday, November 19

October 29 - November 27, 2020