Events Calendar

Office of Diversity & Inclusion Events

April 2019

Monday, April 1

01 Apr
The Art of Noh: Woodblock Prints by Tsukioka Kōgyo

Noh, a theater form that originated in the fourteenth century, was associated historically with the ruling warrior class, who made up about 5% of Japan’s...

01 Apr
Queer Affect in Crip Landscapes: Disability, Desire, Devastation

Robert McRuer, PhD Professor of English The George Washington University Author of Crip Times: Disability, Globalization, and Resistance Medical...

April 01, 2019 5:00 p.m.
01 Apr
Multilingual and Multicultural Education for Young Children

Join trying Together and the University of Pittsburgh School of Education for the annual symposium. This year's topic is on multilingual and multicultural...

April 01, 2019 6:00 p.m.
01 Apr
Rainbow Voices Poetry Slam

PRIDE Week event ‪An opportunity for LGBTQIA+ students to express themselves through poetry (or any other way that feels comfortable) dimmed lights and...

April 01, 2019 9:00 p.m.

Tuesday, April 2

02 Apr
The Art of Noh: Woodblock Prints by Tsukioka Kōgyo

Noh, a theater form that originated in the fourteenth century, was associated historically with the ruling warrior class, who made up about 5% of Japan’s...

02 Apr
Model African Union Conference 2019

Model African Union is a simulation of the African Union, bringing together high school and college students to take on the roles of African leaders working...

02 Apr
Frances Hesselbein Leadership Forum presents Skip Spriggs

The Frances Hesselbein Leadership Forum is featuring Skip Spriggs, who will be speaking about "Opening Pathways to Opportunity." Spriggs is the President...

April 02, 2019 8:30 a.m.
02 Apr
Pitt-Johnstown Education Division Speaker

Poverty's Impact on Early Literacy The Pitt-Johnstown Education Division hosts speaker Ms. Donna Cooper, Executive Director of Public Citizens for Children...

Wednesday, April 3

03 Apr
The Art of Noh: Woodblock Prints by Tsukioka Kōgyo

Noh, a theater form that originated in the fourteenth century, was associated historically with the ruling warrior class, who made up about 5% of Japan’s...

03 Apr
Antisemitism Then and Now: Perspectives After Tree of Life

This lecture is a part of a one-credit mini course and public lecture series at the University of Pittsburgh. Antisemitism Then and Now: Perspectives After...

April 03, 2019 12:00 p.m.
03 Apr
Not Speaking the Same Language?: 4 Steps to Engaging Your International Students

This workshop is also known as “Teaching International Students.” What’s the best approach to take when getting to know your international students, and how...

April 03, 2019 2:30 p.m.
03 Apr
History of Pride

PRIDE Week event LGBTQIA+ community in the context of a variety of parts of the world. There are many different places that have contributed to Pride, so we...

April 03, 2019 9:00 p.m.
03 Apr
Mental Health and Recovery

Pitt Active Minds will be hosting David Romano from the Active Minds Speakers Bureau. David shares his experiences with mental illness, self harm,...

April 03, 2019 9:00 p.m.

Thursday, April 4

04 Apr
The Art of Noh: Woodblock Prints by Tsukioka Kōgyo

Noh, a theater form that originated in the fourteenth century, was associated historically with the ruling warrior class, who made up about 5% of Japan’s...

04 Apr
Human Library

The Human Library is an event that encourages people from different backgrounds to talk with and learn from each other in a safe environment. Several “human...

04 Apr
Through the Fractured Looking Glass: the Epistemic Value of Diversity

Dr. Sandra Mitchell, Distinguished Professor of History and Philosophy of Science, will present an Inaugural Lecture titled, "Through the Fractured Looking...

April 04, 2019 4:00 p.m.
04 Apr
Open Rec Wheelchair Basketball

Want to learn how to play Wheelchair Basketball or brush up on your skills? Head up to Trees Hall Gymnasium on Thursdays from 6-8pm and play around with the...

April 04, 2019 6:00 p.m.
04 Apr
Body Positivity Pool Party

PRIDE Week event The Rainbow Alliance annual Body Positive Pool Party. Enjoy an evening of swimming, music, snacks, and chatting. PRIDE commemorates the...

April 04, 2019 9:00 p.m.
04 Apr
Boy Erased

Join Pitt Program Council in the WPU Assembly Room at 9:00 P.M. on Thursday, April 4th for a FREE screening of Boy Erased. Doors open at 8:30 P.M. Snacks...

April 04, 2019 9:00 p.m.

Friday, April 5

05 Apr
The Art of Noh: Woodblock Prints by Tsukioka Kōgyo

Noh, a theater form that originated in the fourteenth century, was associated historically with the ruling warrior class, who made up about 5% of Japan’s...

05 Apr
Here to Help: Resource and Self Care Fair

Sexual assault prevention and counseling resources for students, faculty, and staff, survivors, and allies. Talk to representatives from the Title IX Office,...

April 05, 2019 2:30 p.m.
05 Apr
We Know Who We Are

Queer & trans youth healthcare panel + Q&A. Join us for a discussion about LGBTQ+ youths' health and intersecting identities in affirmative healthcare. ...

April 05, 2019 6:00 p.m.
05 Apr
Drag Show

PRIDE Week event The annual Charity Drag Show. This year all donations will go to the Garden of Peace Project, so be sure to bring dollar bills to throw at...

April 05, 2019 9:00 p.m.

Saturday, April 6

06 Apr
The Art of Noh: Woodblock Prints by Tsukioka Kōgyo

Noh, a theater form that originated in the fourteenth century, was associated historically with the ruling warrior class, who made up about 5% of Japan’s...

06 Apr
Wazobia

A cultural extravaganza that features fashion, entertainment, comedy and dance through African Perspectives. The group uses African culture as inspiration...

Sunday, April 7

07 Apr
The Art of Noh: Woodblock Prints by Tsukioka Kōgyo

Noh, a theater form that originated in the fourteenth century, was associated historically with the ruling warrior class, who made up about 5% of Japan’s...

Monday, April 8

08 Apr
The Art of Noh: Woodblock Prints by Tsukioka Kōgyo

Noh, a theater form that originated in the fourteenth century, was associated historically with the ruling warrior class, who made up about 5% of Japan’s...

08 Apr
PRIDE Week event: Roundtable Discussion

PRIDE Week event Discussion and activity-based event with the goal of “exploring experience and identity”. PRIDE commemorates the Stonewall Riots that took...

April 08, 2019 10:00 a.m.
08 Apr
An Evening with Tyler Oakley

Tyler Oakley is a popular YouTuber, activist, and author. He is dedicted to LGBTQIA+ youth, LGBTQIA+ rights, and other social issues including health care,...

April 08, 2019 8:30 p.m.

Tuesday, April 9

09 Apr
The Art of Noh: Woodblock Prints by Tsukioka Kōgyo

Noh, a theater form that originated in the fourteenth century, was associated historically with the ruling warrior class, who made up about 5% of Japan’s...

09 Apr
Faculty Networking: The Global Salon

The Year of Pitt Global announces the launch of the Global Salon! All University of Pittsburgh faculty, tenure stream and non-tenure stream, are invited to...

April 09, 2019 12:00 p.m.
09 Apr
Candlelight Vigil in Support of Survivors

All Pitt community members are encouraged to wear teal this Tuesday. Sponsored by the Sexual Assault Awareness Task Force.

April 09, 2019 7:00 p.m.

Wednesday, April 10

10 Apr
The Art of Noh: Woodblock Prints by Tsukioka Kōgyo

Noh, a theater form that originated in the fourteenth century, was associated historically with the ruling warrior class, who made up about 5% of Japan’s...

10 Apr
BPhil Defense: Kim Rooney

Communication major, Kim Rooney, will defend her BPhil thesis “Triple Nothings: Racial Identity Formation in Chinese-American Adoptees” on Wednesday, 10...

April 10, 2019 9:00 a.m.
10 Apr
Antisemitism Then and Now: Perspectives After Tree of Life

This lecture is a part of a one-credit mini course and public lecture series at the University of Pittsburgh. Antisemitism Then and Now: Perspectives After...

April 10, 2019 12:00 p.m.
10 Apr
Pride Networking Event

PRIDE Week event Networking opportunity where students can connect with LGBTQIA+ professionals from companies in Pittsburgh. PRIDE commemorates the...

April 10, 2019 5:00 p.m.
10 Apr
Roll Red Roll Screening Followed by a Panel Discussion

Warning: Film graphically discusses sexual violence. Come watch Roll Red Roll, a documentary that discusses a true story of sexual violence from...

April 10, 2019 5:30 p.m.

Thursday, April 11

11 Apr
The Art of Noh: Woodblock Prints by Tsukioka Kōgyo

Noh, a theater form that originated in the fourteenth century, was associated historically with the ruling warrior class, who made up about 5% of Japan’s...

11 Apr
Pitt Queer Professionals Affinity Group Meeting

Please join PQP, the faculty and staff LGBTQIA+ Affinity Group, for our monthly meeting. We welcome all Pitt employees who fall under the queer umbrella...

April 11, 2019 12:00 p.m.
11 Apr
Human Rights are (Increasingly) Plural

A Computational Approach to Measuring Human Rights Violations Over Time Dr. Michael Colaresi, William S. Dietrich II Endowed Chair, will present an...

April 11, 2019 4:00 p.m.
11 Apr
Open Rec Wheelchair Basketball

Want to learn how to play Wheelchair Basketball or brush up on your skills? Head up to Trees Hall Gymnasium on Thursdays from 6-8pm and play around with the...

April 11, 2019 6:00 p.m.
11 Apr
Pride Student Fashion Show

PRIDE Week event PRIDE commemorates the Stonewall Riots that took place in a Greenwich Village gay bar, the Stonewall Inn. Just shy of an exact 50 years...

April 11, 2019 9:00 p.m.

Friday, April 12

12 Apr
The Art of Noh: Woodblock Prints by Tsukioka Kōgyo

Noh, a theater form that originated in the fourteenth century, was associated historically with the ruling warrior class, who made up about 5% of Japan’s...

Saturday, April 13

13 Apr
The Art of Noh: Woodblock Prints by Tsukioka Kōgyo

Noh, a theater form that originated in the fourteenth century, was associated historically with the ruling warrior class, who made up about 5% of Japan’s...

Sunday, April 14

14 Apr
The Art of Noh: Woodblock Prints by Tsukioka Kōgyo

Noh, a theater form that originated in the fourteenth century, was associated historically with the ruling warrior class, who made up about 5% of Japan’s...

Monday, April 15

15 Apr
The Art of Noh: Woodblock Prints by Tsukioka Kōgyo

Noh, a theater form that originated in the fourteenth century, was associated historically with the ruling warrior class, who made up about 5% of Japan’s...

Tuesday, April 16

16 Apr
The Art of Noh: Woodblock Prints by Tsukioka Kōgyo

Noh, a theater form that originated in the fourteenth century, was associated historically with the ruling warrior class, who made up about 5% of Japan’s...

16 Apr
Talk Equitable Education @ Brilliant Breakfasts

Break bagels with Nichelle Nelson, Chief Programming Officer at FAME and Ordained Clergy. Casual conversation + bagels and coffee. RSVP required (so we have...

April 16, 2019 8:00 a.m.
16 Apr
CRSP Speaker Series: "The Masquerade of Racial Group Differences in Health"

The Pitt School of Social Work Center on Race and Social Problems presents "The Masquerade of Racial Group Differences in Health" by James S. Jackson,...

April 16, 2019 12:00 p.m.

Wednesday, April 17

17 Apr
The Art of Noh: Woodblock Prints by Tsukioka Kōgyo

Noh, a theater form that originated in the fourteenth century, was associated historically with the ruling warrior class, who made up about 5% of Japan’s...

17 Apr
Antisemitism Then and Now: Perspectives After Tree of Life

This lecture is a part of a one-credit mini course and public lecture series at the University of Pittsburgh. Antisemitism Then and Now: Perspectives After...

April 17, 2019 12:00 p.m.

Thursday, April 18

18 Apr
The Art of Noh: Woodblock Prints by Tsukioka Kōgyo

Noh, a theater form that originated in the fourteenth century, was associated historically with the ruling warrior class, who made up about 5% of Japan’s...

18 Apr
Lunch & Learn: Insurgent Knowledges Book Talk

Light refreshments will be available at 11:45 a.m. This dialogue with the authors, Damien M. Sojoyner and Sabina E. Vaught will both challenge and deepen...

18 Apr
Queer Making at the Workshop

Celebrate University of Pittsburgh PRIDE 2019 with an evening of creative making at the Center for Creativity Workshop! All LGBTQIA+ Pitt faculty, staff, and...

18 Apr
Open Rec Wheelchair Basketball

Want to learn how to play Wheelchair Basketball or brush up on your skills? Head up to Trees Hall Gymnasium on Thursdays from 6-8pm and play around with the...

April 18, 2019 6:00 p.m.

Friday, April 19

19 Apr
The Art of Noh: Woodblock Prints by Tsukioka Kōgyo

Noh, a theater form that originated in the fourteenth century, was associated historically with the ruling warrior class, who made up about 5% of Japan’s...

Saturday, April 20

20 Apr
The Art of Noh: Woodblock Prints by Tsukioka Kōgyo

Noh, a theater form that originated in the fourteenth century, was associated historically with the ruling warrior class, who made up about 5% of Japan’s...

20 Apr
Pitt Tonight

Pitt Tonight, the University of Pittsburgh's best (and only) late night talk show.

April 20, 2019 8:00 p.m.

Sunday, April 21

21 Apr
The Art of Noh: Woodblock Prints by Tsukioka Kōgyo

Noh, a theater form that originated in the fourteenth century, was associated historically with the ruling warrior class, who made up about 5% of Japan’s...

Monday, April 22

22 Apr
The Art of Noh: Woodblock Prints by Tsukioka Kōgyo

Noh, a theater form that originated in the fourteenth century, was associated historically with the ruling warrior class, who made up about 5% of Japan’s...

Tuesday, April 23

23 Apr
The Art of Noh: Woodblock Prints by Tsukioka Kōgyo

Noh, a theater form that originated in the fourteenth century, was associated historically with the ruling warrior class, who made up about 5% of Japan’s...

23 Apr
Doctoral Pecha Kucha

Pitt Social Work doctoral students will present their work or reflections in 20-slide, 6-minute talks.

April 23, 2019 3:00 p.m.

Wednesday, April 24

24 Apr
The Art of Noh: Woodblock Prints by Tsukioka Kōgyo

Noh, a theater form that originated in the fourteenth century, was associated historically with the ruling warrior class, who made up about 5% of Japan’s...

24 Apr
The Year of Pitt Global Showcase

The Year of Pitt Global has been a resounding success for the University of Pittsburgh, and the journey would not have been possible without a diverse local...

Thursday, April 25

25 Apr
The Art of Noh: Woodblock Prints by Tsukioka Kōgyo

Noh, a theater form that originated in the fourteenth century, was associated historically with the ruling warrior class, who made up about 5% of Japan’s...

25 Apr
“Mental Health Service Use Disparities among African-Americans through a Critical Race and Social Stigma Theory Lens”

Psychology Outreach Lunch Series: “Mental Health Service Use Disparities among African-Americans through a Critical Race and Social Stigma Theory Lens” by...

April 25, 2019 11:00 a.m.
25 Apr
Open Rec Wheelchair Basketball

Want to learn how to play Wheelchair Basketball or brush up on your skills? Head up to Trees Hall Gymnasium on Thursdays from 6-8pm and play around with the...

April 25, 2019 6:00 p.m.

Friday, April 26

26 Apr
The Art of Noh: Woodblock Prints by Tsukioka Kōgyo

Noh, a theater form that originated in the fourteenth century, was associated historically with the ruling warrior class, who made up about 5% of Japan’s...

26 Apr
Interfaith Baccalaureate

This is a celebration of faith and spirituality. All graduating students and their familes are invited to attend. This event is sponsored by Pitt Alumni...

April 26, 2019 4:00 p.m.

Tuesday, April 30

30 Apr
Supporting Transgender Community Members

Presented by PERSAD Center, a nonprofit organization located in Pittsburgh with a mission to “improve the well-being of the LGBTQ communities and the...

April 30, 2019 1:30 p.m.

April 2019