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Upcoming Events

07 Aug
First Step: Mechanics of Starting a Small Business

Thinking of starting a small business? Begin exploring the size of your market and what marketing tools you'll need to attract customers, learn about...

August 07, 2020
Virtual Event
07 Aug
Cathedral

It's easy enough to set a goal. But when it comes to habit changes like improving your diet, exercising more, or trying harder to meet new people, sustaining...

August 07, 2020
Virtual Event
07 Aug
Viral Hepatitis:  Gastro-Hep State of the Art (SOTA) Lecture Series

Speaker: MIchael Dunn, MD - Professor of Medicine; Associate Chief for Translational Research; UPMC Center for Liver Diseases; Division of Gastroenterology,...

August 07, 2020 7:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
07 Aug
Be Fit Pitt Workout: Awakening Morning Yoga

Be Fit Pitt powered by the Healthy Lifestyle Institute morning workout with certified yoga instructor, Jesse Bueno and the Be Fit Pitt Team. Expect 45...

August 07, 2020 7:15 a.m.
Virtual Event
07 Aug
CHE Focused Writing Zoom Session

All students, faculty, staff, and community members are welcome to the CHE Focused Writing session! All you need is your laptop and whatever you need to...

August 07, 2020 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
07 Aug
Mid-Morning Mash-Up Workout

Be Fit Pitt powered by the Healthy Lifestyle Institute mid-morning workout with Gillian Scott, University Club Fitness Center Manager/Senior Trainer and...

August 07, 2020 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
07 Aug
Pitt Power-Up Workout

Be Fit Pitt powered by the Healthy Lifestyle Institute lunchtime energizer workout led by with Programming Director, Dr. Renee Rogers or Senior Trainer/UCLUB...

August 07, 2020 12:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
07 Aug
Pitt Public Health dissertation defenses

Cody Wolfe of the Environmental and Occupational Health defends his dissertation, entitled "Trem2 deficiency differentially affects the phenotype and...

August 07, 2020 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
07 Aug
Dissertation Proposal Defense: Karen Ye

"Multimodal Knowledge Integration for Object Detection and Visual Reasoning" Department of Computer Science Committee: Adriana Kovashka Diane Litman Milos...

August 07, 2020 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
07 Aug
Instructional Multimedia: Panopto

Panopto provides instructors with both a video hosting and streaming service and a platform to record and upload lecture capture videos from your computer....

August 07, 2020 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
10 Aug
Pitt Public Health: IT and EdTech Drop-in Hours

Pitt Public Health faculty and staff who need ideas for syllabus adjustments, have questions about their remote devices, or are interested in finding out...

August 10, 2020 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
10 Aug
“Dear Pharmacist...” – Answers to your Medication-Related Questions

Topic: Feeling hot? Fever 101 Confused about which type of thermometer provides the most accurate results? Did you know that a fever is defined differently...

August 10, 2020 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
10 Aug
Introduction to Canvas | Part 1

Getting Started Welcome to Canvas, Pitt's new learning management system! This introductory training focuses primarily on the global functions of Canvas...

August 10, 2020 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
11 Aug
Cathedral

This Chat provides tools and talk that will help you rebalance your work and team after a team member leaves. Panelist: Diane Chabal, Organization...

August 11, 2020 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
11 Aug
campus

Married couples can take advantage of strategies that may help to increase lifetime Social Security benefits. You can learn the basics about spousal...

August 11, 2020 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
11 Aug
Introduction to Canvas | Part 2

Adding, Organizing and Sharing Content How can Canvas, Pitt's new learning management system, help out to organize and present your course content? This...

August 11, 2020 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
11 Aug
U.lab Taster Session #1

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 11, 2020 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
11 Aug
Students on Pitt campus

Join us for a special webinar during which Robert C. Doll, Nuveen Senior Portfolio Manager and Chief Equity Strategist, discusses how the coronavirus health...

August 11, 2020 3:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
12 Aug
Gene Expression Visualization

This 4 & 1/2 -hour hands-on workshop introduces powerful and intuitive gene-expression data visualization tools embedded in the HSLS-licensed Partek Flow...

August 12, 2020 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
12 Aug
An Unquiet Mind: A Mental Wellness Book Club Virtual Couch Talk

The Mental Wellness Book Club and the University of Pittsburgh Senate will host an online couch talk about An Unquiet Mind by Dr. Kay Redfield Jamison,...

August 12, 2020 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
12 Aug
Money at Work 2: Sharpening Investment Skills: TIAA Live Webinar

Expanding your portfolio to maximize potential growth while minimizing risk— scenarios and alternative investing vehicles to help manage more complex...

August 12, 2020 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
12 Aug
Introduction to Canvas | Part 3

Assignments, Quizzes, and Grading How can Canvas, Pitt's new learning management system, help you assess your students both online and off? This training...

August 12, 2020 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
12 Aug
Retiring in the New Normal: TIAA Live Webinar

We all know how important it is to save for retirement. This presentation brings all of the risks to light so you have a better understanding of what you may...

August 12, 2020 3:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
12 Aug
Virtual Diversity Book Club

Make plans to join the Department of Medicine Office of Diversity and Inclusion for our second Virtual Diversity Book Club. Our book of choice this month is...

August 12, 2020 6:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
13 Aug
Active Learning with Top Hat

Top Hat's student engagement software is available for all faculty and students at Pitt to use free of charge. This workshop serves as an introduction to Top...

August 13, 2020 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event