Events Calendar

Office of Diversity & Inclusion Events

October 18 - November 16, 2021

Monday, October 18

18 Oct
Art for August

Art for August is a new initiative by August Wilson House to support local artists by commissioning original work that celebrates the legacy of the Pulitzer...

October 18, 2021
18 Oct
photo of a dark figure emerging from a foggy forest

Tell your tale of terror… in just 60 seconds. The tools of filmmaking have never been more accessible; most of us carry a high-quality video camera in our...

October 18, 2021
18 Oct
Coffee and Conversations: COVID, Vaccines, and Vaccine Hesitancy – what's happening in Allegheny County

With presenters from the Allegheny County Health Department and the Black Equity Coalition, fall term's Coffee and Conversations will address COVID...

October 18, 2021 11:00 a.m.

Tuesday, October 19

19 Oct
Art for August

Art for August is a new initiative by August Wilson House to support local artists by commissioning original work that celebrates the legacy of the Pulitzer...

October 19, 2021
19 Oct
photo of a dark figure emerging from a foggy forest

Tell your tale of terror… in just 60 seconds. The tools of filmmaking have never been more accessible; most of us carry a high-quality video camera in our...

October 19, 2021
19 Oct
Service animal laying on the ground

If you have ever wondered about the role of an employer when it comes to accommodating employees with disabilities, protections under the ADA (Americans with...

October 19, 2021 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
19 Oct
International Pathways to the Pitt School of Education

Do you have an interest in international education? Come attend the first International Brown Bag Series of the semester, hosted by the Institute for...

October 19, 2021 11:00 a.m.
Virtual Event

Wednesday, October 20

20 Oct
Art for August

Art for August is a new initiative by August Wilson House to support local artists by commissioning original work that celebrates the legacy of the Pulitzer...

October 20, 2021
20 Oct
photo of a dark figure emerging from a foggy forest

Tell your tale of terror… in just 60 seconds. The tools of filmmaking have never been more accessible; most of us carry a high-quality video camera in our...

October 20, 2021
20 Oct
UWSWPA Affinity Groups Virtual Information Session

Join Dean Betsy Farmer, 2021-22 United Way Women's Leadership Council Chair and Molly Allwein, UWSWPA Bridges Society Leadership Member for an information...

October 20, 2021 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
20 Oct
campus

The C4C and Pitt NAMI invite you to join us on Wednesday, Oct. 20, for Open Minds Open Mic, a performance showcase for Mental Health Awareness Month that...

October 20, 2021 7:00 p.m.
20 Oct
Westmoreland Diversity Coalition Logo feature two hands reaching up to a mass of multi-colored leaves

Please note that the Oct. 20 event has been canceled. Please join us on Nov. 3 when the series will resume with a discussion of the use of Native...

October 20, 2021 7:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Thursday, October 21

21 Oct
Art for August

Art for August is a new initiative by August Wilson House to support local artists by commissioning original work that celebrates the legacy of the Pulitzer...

October 21, 2021
21 Oct
photo of a dark figure emerging from a foggy forest

Tell your tale of terror… in just 60 seconds. The tools of filmmaking have never been more accessible; most of us carry a high-quality video camera in our...

October 21, 2021
21 Oct
Soviet Flower Power

A live interview with Juliane Furst, Leibniz Centre for Contemporary History Did you know that there were hippies in the USSR? There were. Faced with...

October 21, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
21 Oct
Virtual Diversity Book Club

Please join the Department of Medicine Office of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion another robust Virtual Diversity Book Club. Our book of choice this month...

October 21, 2021 6:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
21 Oct
Reclaiming the Legacy

An Art for August x ULS Program Thursday, October 21, 2021 7:00 - 8:30 p.m. Click here to register. Join Amanda Awanjo, Pitt doctorial candidate, for a...

October 21, 2021 7:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Friday, October 22

22 Oct
Art for August

Art for August is a new initiative by August Wilson House to support local artists by commissioning original work that celebrates the legacy of the Pulitzer...

October 22, 2021
22 Oct
photo of a dark figure emerging from a foggy forest

Tell your tale of terror… in just 60 seconds. The tools of filmmaking have never been more accessible; most of us carry a high-quality video camera in our...

October 22, 2021
22 Oct
Building a Diverse Workforce in Cybersecurity with Bindu Sundaresan

Presented by Bindu Sundaresan, Director, AT&T Cybersecurity My personal journey in cyber: Cybersecurity drew me in as an exciting field where my desire to...

October 22, 2021 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
22 Oct
New Directions in Research: Queer Studies

MODERATOR: Dan Healey, University of Oxford PRESENTERS: Anita Kurimay, Bryn Mawr College Renee Perelmutter, University of Kansas

October 22, 2021 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Saturday, October 23

23 Oct
Art for August

Art for August is a new initiative by August Wilson House to support local artists by commissioning original work that celebrates the legacy of the Pulitzer...

October 23, 2021
23 Oct
photo of a dark figure emerging from a foggy forest

Tell your tale of terror… in just 60 seconds. The tools of filmmaking have never been more accessible; most of us carry a high-quality video camera in our...

October 23, 2021

Sunday, October 24

24 Oct
Art for August

Art for August is a new initiative by August Wilson House to support local artists by commissioning original work that celebrates the legacy of the Pulitzer...

October 24, 2021
24 Oct
photo of a dark figure emerging from a foggy forest

Tell your tale of terror… in just 60 seconds. The tools of filmmaking have never been more accessible; most of us carry a high-quality video camera in our...

October 24, 2021

Monday, October 25

25 Oct
Art for August

Art for August is a new initiative by August Wilson House to support local artists by commissioning original work that celebrates the legacy of the Pulitzer...

October 25, 2021

Tuesday, October 26

26 Oct
Art for August

Art for August is a new initiative by August Wilson House to support local artists by commissioning original work that celebrates the legacy of the Pulitzer...

October 26, 2021
26 Oct
photo of young woman in dress carrying cleaver

Explore horror films and poetry writing from a queer perspective in this generative writing workshop. Horror cuts right to the heart of our hidden fears and...

October 26, 2021 7:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Wednesday, October 27

27 Oct
Art for August

Art for August is a new initiative by August Wilson House to support local artists by commissioning original work that celebrates the legacy of the Pulitzer...

October 27, 2021
27 Oct
Myanmar Flag

This roundtable on Weds., Oct. 27 at 9 a.m. in the Teplitz Memorial Moot Courtroom will discuss how the conflict in Myanmar has further spotlighted failures...

Thursday, October 28

28 Oct
Art for August

Art for August is a new initiative by August Wilson House to support local artists by commissioning original work that celebrates the legacy of the Pulitzer...

October 28, 2021
28 Oct
October Lunch & Learn: Censorship and the Attack on Critical Race Theory

In September 2021, the Center for Urban Education executive director Dr. T. Elon Dancy discussed censorship, the attack on critical race theory, and what...

October 28, 2021 11:30 a.m.
Virtual Event
28 Oct
CULTNA: "A razão africana"

Cultura Negra no Atlantico (CULTNA) é uma iniciativa que congrega o Laboratório de História Oral e Imagem (LABHOI) da Universidade Federal Fluminense e da...

October 28, 2021 5:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
28 Oct
photo of cloaked figure with a blue neon mask with XX for eyes and a stitched mouth

Register now for your virtual ticket! The wait is over.... Join us for a very special screening of this year's One Minute Film Festival submissions. Fear...

October 28, 2021 8:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Friday, October 29

29 Oct
Art for August

Art for August is a new initiative by August Wilson House to support local artists by commissioning original work that celebrates the legacy of the Pulitzer...

October 29, 2021
29 Oct
New Directions in Research: Genocide and Memory

MODERATOR: Asli Igsiz, New York University PRESENTERS: Hakem Al-Rustom, University of Michigan Vladislav Beronja, University of Texas at Austin

October 29, 2021 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Saturday, October 30

30 Oct
Art for August

Art for August is a new initiative by August Wilson House to support local artists by commissioning original work that celebrates the legacy of the Pulitzer...

October 30, 2021

Sunday, October 31

31 Oct
Art for August

Art for August is a new initiative by August Wilson House to support local artists by commissioning original work that celebrates the legacy of the Pulitzer...

October 31, 2021

Monday, November 1

01 Nov
Art for August

Art for August is a new initiative by August Wilson House to support local artists by commissioning original work that celebrates the legacy of the Pulitzer...

November 01, 2021

Wednesday, November 3

03 Nov
The Things of Late Soviet Life

A live interview with Alexey Golubev, University of Houston What made Soviet people "soviet"? This question has dogged scholars for decades. But one...

November 03, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
03 Nov
Terrell Thomas

Join Alpha Psi Omega, the Pitt chapter of The American Criminal Justice Association, Lambda Alpha Epsilon, for a talk with Terrell Thomas, Senior Field...

November 03, 2021 3:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
03 Nov
Let's Talk Africa with Gamby Camara

Join the newest visiting lecturer from Africana Studies, Dr. Gamby Camara, for a conversation about the links between the New Negro Movement of Harlem, the...

November 03, 2021 4:30 p.m.
03 Nov
Westmoreland Diversity Coalition Logo feature two hands reaching up to a mass of multi-colored leaves

Please note that the Oct. 20 event has been canceled. Please join us on Nov. 3 when the series will resume with a discussion of the use of Native...

November 03, 2021 7:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Thursday, November 4

04 Nov
Political Diversity in the Classroom

We live in a divisive political climate. Barriers of mistrust and misunderstanding exist even in a university setting. It's important to think about how...

November 04, 2021 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
04 Nov
CULTNA: “História Social da Beleza Negra”

Cultura Negra no Atlantico (CULTNA) é uma iniciativa que congrega o Laboratório de História Oral e Imagem (LABHOI) da Universidade Federal Fluminense e da...

November 04, 2021 5:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Friday, November 5

05 Nov
Greek Nationality Room

Please join us as we celebrate 80th anniversary of the Greek Nationality Room dedication. Distinguished guests: His Eminence Elpidophoros, Her Excellency...

November 05, 2021 8:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Saturday, November 6

06 Nov
Greek Nationality Room

Please join us as we celebrate 80th anniversary of the Greek Nationality Room dedication. Distinguished guests: His Eminence Elpidophoros, Her Excellency...

November 06, 2021 8:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Sunday, November 7

07 Nov
Greek Nationality Room

Please join us as we celebrate 80th anniversary of the Greek Nationality Room dedication. Distinguished guests: His Eminence Elpidophoros, Her Excellency...

November 07, 2021 8:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Thursday, November 11

11 Nov
Soviet Art House Film in the Long Seventies

A live interview with Catriona Kelly, Oxford University The 1960s and 1970s were a boon for Soviet film. After decades of fits and starts film production....

November 11, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
11 Nov
CULTNA: "As Vozes da Raça: seleções dos jornais negros da America Latina"

Cultura Negra no Atlantico (CULTNA) é uma iniciativa que congrega o Laboratório de História Oral e Imagem (LABHOI) da Universidade Federal Fluminense e da...

November 11, 2021 4:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
11 Nov
photo of podcasting microphone

There are countless ways to tell a story, whether that's through writing, speaking, painting, weaving, music, and more. And all of us have a unique story to...

November 11, 2021 4:00 p.m.

Tuesday, November 16

16 Nov
Gender Equality in Public Administration: A Global Workshop

The workshop will profile results from a 2021 UNDP-Pitt global report, Gender Equality in Public Administration (GEPA). The report compiles data and...

November 16, 2021 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event

October 18 - November 16, 2021