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Upcoming Events

20 Mar
Pittsburgh Women in Organized Labor

Archives & Special Collections would like to announce their Women's History Month exhibit, Pittsburgh Women in Organized Labor. The exhibit, digital kiosk...

20 Mar
Resilience in Times of Change: Life Solutions Webinar

Change is an inevitable part of life. Sometimes it hits us unexpectedly and other times it comes as a consequence of a decision we made. Either way, change...

March 20, 2019
20 Mar
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 Mar
What Does Pittsburgh Mean to You?: The Power of PRYSE Academy Youth Through a Camera Lens

During the hot, sweaty months of July and August 2018, middle and high school students at PRYSE Academy, a summer camp for immigrant and refugee youth in...

20 Mar
Our Place in Changing Cities:  A Conversation with Pitt and Newcastle University Leaders

Join us for a special event featuring University of Pittsburgh Chancellor Patrick Gallagher in conversation with the leader of Newcastle University (UK),...

March 20, 2019 11:30 a.m.
20 Mar
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...

March 20, 2019 12:00 p.m.
20 Mar
Staff Council General Meeting

The first 10 Minutes of the session is closed to members only, please feel free to come and join us. Email wilth any questions to staffcouncil@pitt.edu

March 20, 2019 12:00 p.m.
20 Mar
Learn About Good Research Practices

Overseeing a research study can be challenging, especially if you are new to the research environment. This workshop will provide an overview of the various...

20 Mar
Men's Baseball vs. Kent State

Join the Pitt men’s baseball team on March 20 as they take on Kent State at the Petersen Sports Complex at 3:00 p.m.

March 20, 2019 3:00 p.m.
20 Mar
The Silk Road on Screen: Film Series

The Adopted Son (Kyrgyzstan) This film is an exquisitely composed and photographed child-to-man tale of a Kyrgyz villager. Beshkempir is just like any other...

20 Mar
Splatter!

Splatter, drip, dab, and paint to your heart's content! Come learn creative paint splatter techniques to create a one-of-a-kind work of art. Experimentation...

21 Mar
Breathe Pennsylvania’s 6th Annual Tuberculosis Education Conference

This conference is guided to health care providers involved in the diagnosis or management of patients with tuberculosis, including physicians, nurses,...

March 21, 2019 8:00 a.m.
21 Mar
Provost's Office Hours

Provost Ann Cudd is holding monthly office hours for all faculty, staff, and students. She invites you to use this forum as an opportunity to meet with her...

March 21, 2019 8:30 a.m.
21 Mar
The Johnson Institute Exemplary Leadership Award

The Johnson Institute is honoring philanthropic leaders Maxwell King, president and CEO of The Pittsburgh Foundation, and Grant Oliphant, president of The...

March 21, 2019 8:30 a.m.
21 Mar
“How Today’s Students Conduct Research”

Visiting Research Scholar at the University of Pittsburgh University Library System (ULS) Keynote: “How Today’s Students Conduct Research” (March 21,...

21 Mar
Education Trends in China

Interested in Chinese education system? Come learn the recent trends in education in China. Prof. Wu, Associate Dean of School of Education in Shaanxi Normal...

March 21, 2019 12:00 p.m.
21 Mar
Electronic Communication with Students: Limitations and Opportunities

This session is a follow-up from our session in the fall which focused on communication styles that promote professionalism and civility for students. This...

March 21, 2019 12:00 p.m.
21 Mar
Woman in the Workplace Panel Discussion

*Save the Date!* On March 21st, the Staff Council & Women’s Affinity Group are hosting a Women in the Workplace panel discussion consisting of Pitt women...

March 21, 2019 12:00 p.m.
21 Mar
Silk Road Rising: Rediscovering Dunhuang

The University Library System (ULS) invites you to join Pitt faculty speakers in conjunction with the exhibit ‘Travelers Along the Silk Roads: 10th Century...

March 21, 2019 1:30 p.m.
21 Mar
Cyberthreats: Protecting Yourself and the University

Pitt IT has put a robust array of security measures and centralized security controls in place to protect the University’s network and data. However,...

March 21, 2019 2:00 p.m.
21 Mar
Intersectionality in STS:  Boundary Object of Insurgent Practice?

Rajani Bhatia, PhD Assistant Professor of Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies SUNY at Albany Author of Gender before Birth: Sex Selection in a...

March 21, 2019 2:30 p.m.
21 Mar
Silk Road Rising: Traveling for the State: Dunhuang Envoys on the Silk Road (850-1000)

The University Library System (ULS) invites you to join guest speakers in conjunction with the exhibit ‘Travelers Along the Silk Roads: 10th Century to the...

March 21, 2019 3:00 p.m.
21 Mar
#CUETalks Spring Lecture Series - Sorry to Bother You: Education and the Disruption of White Cultural and Linguistic Hegemony in the U.S. and South Africa

Presented by H. Samy Alim, Ph.D. Presenting data collected over the past 20 years, this talk will highlight how we can disrupt White cultural and linguistic...

March 21, 2019 4:00 p.m.
21 Mar
Da Lin Lectures on "Labor and Value in a Transitional Political Economy: the Case of Kun Opera in China."

Da Lin (PhD 2017) will give a lecture titled "Labor and Value in a Transitional Political Economy: the Case of Kun Opera in China." Abstract: This paper is...

March 21, 2019 4:00 p.m.
21 Mar
Multidisciplinary Sleep and Chronobiology Conferences (MSCC)

This is a regular meeting hosted by the Multidisciplinary Sleep and Chronobiology Center, designed to bring together a multidisciplinary audience with...

March 21, 2019 4:00 p.m.