Events Calendar

Office of Diversity & Inclusion Events

August 14 - September 12, 2020

Friday, August 14

14 Aug
Usha Sethi- Owner and Executive Chef of Taj Mahal Restaurant

Usha Sethi is the owner and executive chef of the Taj Mahal restaurant in Pittsburgh, PA since its opening in 1996. Usha’s path to entrepreneurship and the...

August 14, 2020 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
14 Aug
Global Carnival: Cultural Organization Fair

​Join us as we celebrate diverse cultures with Pitt's cultural departments and student organizations along with local Pittsburgh partners. On Friday August...

August 14, 2020 3:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Monday, August 17

17 Aug
Pitt Johnstown New student orientation: Nurture Your Nature with Matt Glowacki

Matt’s “Nurture Your Nature” presentation is an inclusive identity event that welcomes everyone and helps them better understand who they are, why they are,...

August 17, 2020 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
17 Aug
African American Alumni Council 2020 Parent, Family, and Student Dialogue

Family involvement can be vital to a student's success in college, particularly during this important transition. Members of the African American Alumni...

August 17, 2020 6:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Tuesday, August 18

18 Aug
Foreign Film Festival

​The foreign film festival will be showing the academy award-nominated Japanese film Mirai and the global hub will be hosting trivia prior to the start of...

August 18, 2020 7:30 p.m.
Virtual Event

Thursday, August 20

20 Aug
U.lab Taster Session #2

Please join us for our 2020 Pitt u.lab hub taster session, and look forward to: Learning about activities the Pitt u.lab hub team are planning for this...

August 20, 2020 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Friday, August 21

21 Aug
Digital Accessibility 101

In March, Pitt adopted the EIT Accessibility Policy and Procedure, which established standards for accessibility of EIT to meet the goal of providing...

August 21, 2020 10:30 a.m.
Virtual Event

Tuesday, August 25

25 Aug
Accessibility in Microsoft Office

A vast amount of content is generated and shared using Microsoft Office products (Word, PowerPoint, Outlook). But have you ever considered whether the...

August 25, 2020 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Friday, August 28

28 Aug
Dance Like a K-Pop Star

Join the Pitt Program Council as we invite South Korean Dance Team Fanxy in an hour-long k-pop dance class! Students will feel like they're a part of BTS of...

August 28, 2020 10:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Tuesday, September 1

01 Sep
Cathedral

Join us as we discuss the ways African American Vernacular English (AAVE) should be respected and integrated as part of the literacy and learning of Black...

September 01, 2020 5:30 p.m.
Virtual Event

Thursday, September 3

03 Sep
Accessible Remote Courses and Events

During this time of hybrid or remote instruction, meetings, and events, the accessibility of information and resources is more vital than it has ever been. ...

September 03, 2020 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event

Wednesday, September 9

09 Sep
Digital Accessibility 101

In March, Pitt adopted the EIT Accessibility Policy and Procedure, which established standards for accessibility of EIT to meet the goal of providing...

September 09, 2020 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

August 14 - September 12, 2020