Events Calendar

University Times Events

November 13 - December 12, 2019

Wednesday, November 13

13 Nov
Call for Proposals Open: 2020 Mentoring and Advising Summit

Sponsored in partnership with Carnegie Mellon University and the University of Pittsburgh, the 2020 Mentoring and Advising Summit: Inclusive Excellence in...

November 13, 2019
13 Nov
Money is Emotional: Prevent Your Heart from Hijacking Your Wallet: Life Solutions Webinar

This webinar pulls back the curtain on why we do what we do with our money. Christine Luken's "Mindful Money Management" approach to personal finance is...

November 13, 2019
13 Nov
Proposals and Nominations Open

With the leadership of Provost Ann Cudd and Senior Vice Chancellor Kathy Humphrey, the Community Engaged Scholarship Forum featuring the Senior Vice...

November 13, 2019
13 Nov
Six Word Stories: An Interactive Exhibit

Six Word Stories: An Interactive Exhibit Stories connect us. This interactive exhibit displays Six Word Stories about identity from our community. And with...

13 Nov
To Those Who Grasp It: Responding to October 27

On October 27th, 2018, a white supremacist killed eleven worshipers at the Tree of Life – Or L’Simcha, Dor Hadash, and New Light Congregations in the...

13 Nov
Talent Center Education Session for Department Admins – Staff

This in-person session will give you a detailed overview on Pitt's new talent acquisition platform, Talent Center, with the help of a training specialist....

November 13, 2019 9:00 a.m.
13 Nov
Staff Community of Practice for Community Engagement

Pitt is creating a Staff Community of Practice for those who support their unit’s implementation of community engagement. The goal of the community is...

November 13, 2019 11:00 a.m.
13 Nov
Pawsitive U

Each Wednesday from 11:30am-12:30pm the Office of Residence Life sponsors Pawsitive U- a wellness initiative to promote positivity and wellness on campus!

November 13, 2019 11:30 a.m.
13 Nov
ECE Graduate Seminar - Professor Georgios B. Giannakis

Internet-of-Things (IoT) envisions an intelligent infrastructure of networked smart devices offering task-specific monitoring and control services. The...

November 13, 2019 12:00 p.m.
13 Nov
Market-Proof Your Retirement: TIAA Live Webinar

In retirement—and the years leading up to it—protecting your savings becomes just as important as growing it. Join us to learn how to create your own...

November 13, 2019 12:00 p.m.
13 Nov
Box Basics: Getting Started with Cloud Collaboration

Learn how to access, edit, store, share, and comment on files online – for real-time cloud collaboration – from anywhere in the world. Plus, discover the...

November 13, 2019 1:00 p.m.
13 Nov
Gene Expression Visualization

This 3-hour hands-on workshop introduces powerful and intuitive gene-expression data visualization tools embedded in the HSLS-licensed Partek Flow software....

13 Nov
Beyond Beginner Workshop: Web-Scraping Techniques in Python

This workshop will demonstrate some of the most important considerations necessary when using Python to automate the retrieval of data from web sources,...

13 Nov
Paying Yourself: Income Options in Retirement: TIAA Live Webinar

You can learn the rules that govern retirement assets and find out when to consider using different income sources. Learn more about TIAA live webinar...

November 13, 2019 3:00 p.m.
13 Nov
Watch Party in The Global Hub!

Join us for a second screening of a new film about Pitt Alumna and 2004 Nobel Peace Prize Laureate, Wangari Maathia of Kenya. Learn more about her life and...

13 Nov
Pitt-Greensburg: Science and Faith Series: Did We Evolve?

Is Science right and the Bible wrong about evolution? Is the Bible right and Science wrong about evolution? Is there another point of view? Join the...

November 13, 2019 5:30 p.m.
13 Nov
Co-lab: Marilyn Nelson shares work in progress

Includes responses form students in the course Studio in African American Poetry and Poetics.

November 13, 2019 6:00 p.m.
13 Nov
Pitt-Greensburg: Campus-to-Career Panel Discussion

The Pitt-Greensburg Alumni Association and the Office of Career Services are partnering to bring Pitt and Pitt-Greensburg alumni to campus for a...

November 13, 2019 6:00 p.m.
13 Nov
Bound & UnBound: Zine Hang at Frick Fine Arts Library

Zines are self-published works of original or found images and texts that reflect their creators’ passions and personalities. Experiment with techniques to...

November 13, 2019 7:00 p.m.
13 Nov
Pitt-Greensburg: An Evening with WWII Veteran Guy Prestia

As part of its observance of Veterans Week, Pitt-Greensburg, in partnership with the Veterans Breakfast Club, welcomes WWII Veteran Guy Prestia to campus....

Thursday, November 14

14 Nov
Call for Proposals Open: 2020 Mentoring and Advising Summit

Sponsored in partnership with Carnegie Mellon University and the University of Pittsburgh, the 2020 Mentoring and Advising Summit: Inclusive Excellence in...

November 14, 2019
14 Nov
Money is Emotional: Prevent Your Heart from Hijacking Your Wallet: Life Solutions Webinar

This webinar pulls back the curtain on why we do what we do with our money. Christine Luken's "Mindful Money Management" approach to personal finance is...

November 14, 2019
14 Nov
Pitt-Greensburg: Christian Fellowship Club Lunch

Members of the Christian Fellowship Club (CFC) meet every Monday and Thursday for food, friends, and good conversation. If you're looking for an event that's...

14 Nov
Proposals and Nominations Open

With the leadership of Provost Ann Cudd and Senior Vice Chancellor Kathy Humphrey, the Community Engaged Scholarship Forum featuring the Senior Vice...

November 14, 2019
14 Nov
Six Word Stories: An Interactive Exhibit

Six Word Stories: An Interactive Exhibit Stories connect us. This interactive exhibit displays Six Word Stories about identity from our community. And with...

14 Nov
Volunteer with Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank

Looking for a way to give back and get involved with the Pitt and Pittsburgh communities? The second Thursday every month is a repackaging and redistribution...

14 Nov
To Those Who Grasp It: Responding to October 27

On October 27th, 2018, a white supremacist killed eleven worshipers at the Tree of Life – Or L’Simcha, Dor Hadash, and New Light Congregations in the...

14 Nov
Microsoft Office 2019: Word, Excel, and PowerPoint Quick Start

Three essential tools; one helpful class. Create, format, and edit Word documents. Format Excel spreadsheets and work with basic formulas. Craft dynamic...

November 14, 2019 9:00 a.m.
14 Nov
Talent Center Education Session for Department Admins – All Job types

This instructor-led session will give you a detailed overview on Pitt's new talent acquisition platform, Talent Center, from the comfort of your desk. The...

14 Nov
Walk-In Flu Shots at Falk Pharmacy

Flu shot season is here! All faculty and staff, as well as their dependents, are encouraged to obtain a flu shot to help you stay healthy throughout the...

November 14, 2019 9:30 a.m.
14 Nov
Pitt Seed Special Cycle: Preventing Sexual Misconduct Informational Session

Pitt Seed Special Cycle Projects are well-defined actions that will play an instrumental role in transforming the University of Pittsburgh efforts to reduce...

November 14, 2019 10:00 a.m.
14 Nov
Version Control

In this coffee break, learn the basics of version control and how it helps keep your work safe and reliable. We’ll cover how Github, Google Drive, and Box...

14 Nov
Emergency Access to Investigational Products

This session will provide an overview of the process for submitting an Emergency Use Request to the FDA for expanded access to an investigational product....

November 14, 2019 11:00 a.m.
14 Nov
PEXT Brown Bag Lunch & Learn - Fall 2019

Bring your lunch and join the PantherExpress Travel & Expense Management team for a brown bag lunch and learn training session. Topics will include answers...

November 14, 2019 11:30 a.m.
14 Nov
Pitt-Greensburg: News of the World

Dr. Lipika Mazumdar invites students to join her in a discussion of the important news of the day. This is an Academic Village LEARNING event.

November 14, 2019 11:45 a.m.
14 Nov
Demystifying Life Insurance: TIAA Live Webinar

Life insurance can play a critical role in your financial plan. You can learn how much you may need, what types exist, how much you can afford and much...

November 14, 2019 12:00 p.m.
14 Nov
Blue and Gold Tours!

The University of Pittsburgh Staff Council and Pitt Alumni Association's Blue and Gold Society are excited to host a Pittsburgh campus tours program. While...

November 14, 2019 12:30 p.m.
14 Nov
IISE November Symposium Series

Institute for International Studies in Education (IISE) will host a panel of two visiting scholars from China. They will discuss contemporary trends of legal...

November 14, 2019 12:30 p.m.
14 Nov
Testosterone and Human Aggression: Methods and Narratives that Link Race, Class, Gender, and Violence

Rebecca Jordan-Young, PhD Tow Associate Professor for Distinguished Scholars Chair of Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies Barnard College Abstract: In...

November 14, 2019 12:30 p.m.
14 Nov
Testosterone and Human Aggression: Methods and Narratives that Link Race, Class, Gender, and Violence

The Humanities Center Visiting Fellow, Rebecca Jordan-Young (Barnard College, Women's Gender, and Sexuality Studies) will be giving a Thursday colloquium....

November 14, 2019 12:30 p.m.
14 Nov
Society of General Internal Medicine: Mid-Atlantic Pre-Meeting Courses

Course #1: Point of Care Ultrasound Course #2: Faculty Development in Medical Education *Each course has a limit of registrants - first come first...

November 14, 2019 1:00 p.m.
14 Nov
Talent Center Education Session for Department Admins – Part-Time Faculty

This virtual session will give you a detailed overview on Pitt's new talent acquisition platform, Talent Center, with the help of a training specialist. The...

14 Nov
Halfway There: A Retirement Checkpoint: TIAA Live Webinar

Give yourself a mid-career financial checkup to evaluate your current savings, formulate a plan to help pursue your savings goals and manage competing...

November 14, 2019 3:00 p.m.
14 Nov
Six Word Stories Part Two: Reception and Reflection

After the initial Six Word Stories workshop on November 4, all of the inidividual stories will be collected and displayed in Hillman Library as a temporary,...

14 Nov
Activation of Endogenous Retro Transposable Elements as a Mechanism

Contributing to Age-Associated Sterile Inflammation As part of the Aging Research Seminar Series, John Sedivy, PhD, Herman C. Bumpus Professor of Biology...

14 Nov
ID Grand Rounds - Drs. Graham Hatfull and Will Garner

Join us for ID Grand Rounds Thursday, November 14th, 2019 as Drs. Will Garner and Graham Hatfull discuss "Prospects for Phage Treatment of Mycobacterial...

November 14, 2019 4:00 p.m.
14 Nov
Did Testosterone Cause the Crash of 2008? Science and Myths of Gender, Social Class, and Risk

Rebecca Jordan-Young, PhD Tow Associate Professor for Distinguished Scholars Chair of Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies Barnard College Co-sponsored by...

November 14, 2019 5:00 p.m.
14 Nov
Did Testosterone Cause the Crash of 2008? Science and Myths of Gender, Social Class, and Risk

Please join the Humanities Center for a lecture from Visiting Fellow Rebecca Jordan-Young, Barnard College, Women's Gender, and Sexuality Studies.

November 14, 2019 5:00 p.m.
14 Nov
Start Smart Seminars:

Start Smart is a series of legal education seminars for entrepreneurs. It is year-round, free, and open to the public. It is hosted by the University of...

November 14, 2019 5:00 p.m.
14 Nov
Decolonizing Judaism in an Era of White Supremacy: Tree of Life, Travel Bans and New Concentration Camps

In October 27, 2018, a white supremacist, infuriated with Jewish aid to refugees, killed eleven people and injured seven others in the Tree of Life Synagogue...

14 Nov
Sonia Sanchez and Marilyn Nelson

Presented in partnership with Pittsburgh Arts and Lectures and the Carnegie Library. Reading and conversation with Marilyn Nelson, author or translator of...

November 14, 2019 7:00 p.m.
14 Nov
Pitt-Greensburg Theatre Company presents "Chekhov in Yalta"

The Pitt-Greensburg will present Chekhov in Yalta, a play by John Driver and Jeffrey Haddow, as its fall theatre production. Tickets, available at the door...

14 Nov
The Wolves

The Wolves chronicles six Saturday mornings in the lives of a soccer team somewhere in suburban America as they prepare for their games. The girls discuss...

November 14, 2019 8:00 p.m.
14 Nov
An Evening with Sierra DeMulder

Join Pitt Active Minds for an evening with Author, Poet, and Spoken Word National Champion Sierra DeMulder as we talk about mental health, depression, and...

November 14, 2019 9:00 p.m.

Friday, November 15

15 Nov
Call for Proposals Open: 2020 Mentoring and Advising Summit

Sponsored in partnership with Carnegie Mellon University and the University of Pittsburgh, the 2020 Mentoring and Advising Summit: Inclusive Excellence in...

November 15, 2019
15 Nov
Money is Emotional: Prevent Your Heart from Hijacking Your Wallet: Life Solutions Webinar

This webinar pulls back the curtain on why we do what we do with our money. Christine Luken's "Mindful Money Management" approach to personal finance is...

November 15, 2019
15 Nov
Proposals and Nominations Open

With the leadership of Provost Ann Cudd and Senior Vice Chancellor Kathy Humphrey, the Community Engaged Scholarship Forum featuring the Senior Vice...

November 15, 2019
15 Nov
Society of General Internal Medicine: Mid-Atlantic

Meeting Theme: Generalists of Steel - Combatting Health Disparities and Delivering High-Value Care for All Online Registration for the Mid-Atlantic Regional...

November 15, 2019 7:00 a.m.
15 Nov
Second Step:  Developing A Business Plan

Most financing options require a solid business plan. Learn all you need to know about operational and production planning, conducting market research and...

November 15, 2019 7:30 a.m.
15 Nov
Pitt-Greensburg RED OUT!

Pitt-Greensburg Military & Veterans Services invites the campus community to honor US Military personnel deployed across the globe by wearing RED on Friday,...

November 15, 2019 8:00 a.m.
15 Nov
Johnson Institute for Responsible Leadership Emerging Leader Award: Samir Lakhani

Join GSPIA and the Johnson Institute for Responsible Leadership for an award ceremony to honor Samir Lakhani as this year's Emerging Leader. With this...

November 15, 2019 8:30 a.m.
15 Nov
To Those Who Grasp It: Responding to October 27

On October 27th, 2018, a white supremacist killed eleven worshipers at the Tree of Life – Or L’Simcha, Dor Hadash, and New Light Congregations in the...

15 Nov
Dissertation Defense: Judicael Briand Djoko

"Towards Practical Access and Usage Control on the Cloud" Department of Computer Science Committee: Adam Lee Jack Lange Panos Chrysanthis Balaji...

November 15, 2019 10:30 a.m.
15 Nov
Nobel Laureate in Economics Alvin Roth and "Controversial Markets."

The Department of Economics welcomes Nobel laureate in Economis Alvin Roth. Faculty and student are invited to attend his talk and a coffee chat afterwards....

November 15, 2019 11:30 a.m.
15 Nov
 BeFit Pitt Brown Bag

Want to learn more about how to incorporate physical activity in your day? Interested in how to make healthier choices? Thinking about how to be healthy...

November 15, 2019 12:00 p.m.
15 Nov
Advanced EndNote

This hands-on class will show you how to use more advanced features of EndNote, including adding and editing citation styles, using filters and Smart Groups,...

15 Nov
Dynamics in DNA Damage Signaling Regulate the Response to Radiation

Jacob Stewart-Ornstein, PhD, assistant professor of computational and systems biology, School of Medicine, will present the next SVC lecture on Friday, Nov....

November 15, 2019 12:00 p.m.
15 Nov
Mentoring Academy | Third Session

Assessing Equity and Inclusion and Fostering Independence This is the third of four sessions in our our fall series of the Mentoring Academy. This session...

November 15, 2019 12:00 p.m.
15 Nov
Acquired Dysregulation of Dopamine Homeostasis Reproduces Features of Parkinson's Disease

PhD Dissertation Defense Meghan Bucher, BS Kenneth P. Dietrich School of Arts & Sciences/Neuroscience Center for Neuroscience

November 15, 2019 1:00 p.m.
15 Nov
Dissertation Defense - Huseyin Ilgaz

Huseyin Ilgaz will defend his dissertation titled "Foreign Military, Economic, Diplomatic Interventions, and the Termination of Civil Wars: An Integrative...

November 15, 2019 1:00 p.m.
15 Nov
Dissertation Defense: Hiroshi Yano

Microbiology and Immunology Graduate Program PhD Defense: Regulatory T cell-derived inhibitory cytokines and regulation of anti-tumor immunity Advisor:...

November 15, 2019 1:00 p.m.
15 Nov
Learning Python through Jupyter

This workshop is for attendees of any experience level. If you have experience with another programming language or have never programmed at all, this...

15 Nov
Office Hours For Innovators & Entrepreneurs at LifeXLabs

LifeX Labs offers innovators and entrepreneurs the opportunity to consult with experienced and trusted service providers at no cost. These 30-minute meetings...

15 Nov
Brand Briefings

Brand briefings are 20-30 minute presentations about the branding initiative including the research and discovery phase, as well as our brand drivers and...

November 15, 2019 2:00 p.m.
15 Nov
Researchers' Writing Group

Join the Researchers’ Writing Group – this voluntary writing program is open to all faculty. The program will provide a space for interested faculty to meet...

November 15, 2019 2:00 p.m.
15 Nov
Critical Research on Africa Lecture Series: The Role of Non-kin in Providing Elder Care: A Forgotten History in Ghana

Cati Coe is a Professor of Anthropology at Rutgers University. Her research focuses on transnational migration, care, and education in West Africa. She is...

November 15, 2019 3:00 p.m.
15 Nov
Practically Pastel

Get ready to blend your heart out in this introduction to oil and chalk pastels, and make an original pastel piece. No art experience required: amateurs and...

November 15, 2019 3:00 p.m.
15 Nov
The Role of Non-Kin in Providing Elder Care: A Forgotten History in Ghana

Cati Coe, PhD Professor of Anthropology Rutgers University Abstract: In contemporary Ghana, adult children are considered responsible for the care of aged...

November 15, 2019 3:00 p.m.
15 Nov
Global Entrepreneurship Week

Be a part of the world's largest celebration of innovators and job creators who launch startups and bring ideas to life during this week's Global...

November 15, 2019 5:00 p.m.
15 Nov
“She Started It” Film Screening

An essential documentary on women tech entrepreneurs, She Started It upends the popular perception of a male-dominated Silicon Valley. Featuring interviews...

November 15, 2019 6:30 p.m.
15 Nov
Pitt Night - Revolution: The Music of the Beatles

Celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Beatles' greatest album, Abbey Road, with the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra. This fantastic concert features new...

November 15, 2019 7:10 p.m.
15 Nov
Pitt-Greensburg Theatre Company presents "Chekhov in Yalta"

The Pitt-Greensburg will present Chekhov in Yalta, a play by John Driver and Jeffrey Haddow, as its fall theatre production. Tickets, available at the door...

15 Nov
The Wolves

The Wolves chronicles six Saturday mornings in the lives of a soccer team somewhere in suburban America as they prepare for their games. The girls discuss...

November 15, 2019 8:00 p.m.

Saturday, November 16

16 Nov
Call for Proposals Open: 2020 Mentoring and Advising Summit

Sponsored in partnership with Carnegie Mellon University and the University of Pittsburgh, the 2020 Mentoring and Advising Summit: Inclusive Excellence in...

November 16, 2019
16 Nov
Proposals and Nominations Open

With the leadership of Provost Ann Cudd and Senior Vice Chancellor Kathy Humphrey, the Community Engaged Scholarship Forum featuring the Senior Vice...

November 16, 2019
16 Nov
To Those Who Grasp It: Responding to October 27

On October 27th, 2018, a white supremacist killed eleven worshipers at the Tree of Life – Or L’Simcha, Dor Hadash, and New Light Congregations in the...

16 Nov
SWE++ Code Day

All middle school girls are invited to participate in Code Day, the final event for the Pitt SWE ++ coding program! Attendees will participate in hands-on...

November 16, 2019 9:15 a.m.
16 Nov
Pitt-Greensburg Theatre Company presents "Chekhov in Yalta"

The Pitt-Greensburg will present Chekhov in Yalta, a play by John Driver and Jeffrey Haddow, as its fall theatre production. Tickets, available at the door...

16 Nov
The Wolves

The Wolves chronicles six Saturday mornings in the lives of a soccer team somewhere in suburban America as they prepare for their games. The girls discuss...

November 16, 2019 8:00 p.m.

Sunday, November 17

17 Nov
Call for Proposals Open: 2020 Mentoring and Advising Summit

Sponsored in partnership with Carnegie Mellon University and the University of Pittsburgh, the 2020 Mentoring and Advising Summit: Inclusive Excellence in...

November 17, 2019
17 Nov
Proposals and Nominations Open

With the leadership of Provost Ann Cudd and Senior Vice Chancellor Kathy Humphrey, the Community Engaged Scholarship Forum featuring the Senior Vice...

November 17, 2019
17 Nov
To Those Who Grasp It: Responding to October 27

On October 27th, 2018, a white supremacist killed eleven worshipers at the Tree of Life – Or L’Simcha, Dor Hadash, and New Light Congregations in the...

17 Nov
Pitt-Greensburg Theatre Company presents "Chekhov in Yalta"

The Pitt-Greensburg will present Chekhov in Yalta, a play by John Driver and Jeffrey Haddow, as its fall theatre production. Tickets, available at the door...

17 Nov
The Wolves

The Wolves chronicles six Saturday mornings in the lives of a soccer team somewhere in suburban America as they prepare for their games. The girls discuss...

November 17, 2019 2:00 p.m.
17 Nov
Annual Israel Heritage Room Lecture

How did pleasure become a religious goal in Judaism? Classical Judaism differs from contemporaneous Graeco-Roman and Christian theologies in its emphasis on...

November 17, 2019 3:00 p.m.
17 Nov
UPTV LIVE!

The state-of-the-art Pitt Studios in the Petersen Event Center will host UPTV LIVE! an hour and a half live television program showcasing the 10 shows that...

November 17, 2019 3:00 p.m.

Monday, November 18

18 Nov
Call for Proposals Open: 2020 Mentoring and Advising Summit

Sponsored in partnership with Carnegie Mellon University and the University of Pittsburgh, the 2020 Mentoring and Advising Summit: Inclusive Excellence in...

November 18, 2019
18 Nov
Pitt-Greensburg: All of Us Research Program

On Monday, November 18, representatives of the All of Us Pennsylvania, in coordination with the University of Pittsburgh, will be on campus conducting visits...

18 Nov
Pitt-Greensburg: Christian Fellowship Club Lunch

Members of the Christian Fellowship Club (CFC) meet every Monday and Thursday for food, friends, and good conversation. If you're looking for an event that's...

18 Nov
Proposals and Nominations Open

With the leadership of Provost Ann Cudd and Senior Vice Chancellor Kathy Humphrey, the Community Engaged Scholarship Forum featuring the Senior Vice...

November 18, 2019
18 Nov
To Those Who Grasp It: Responding to October 27

On October 27th, 2018, a white supremacist killed eleven worshipers at the Tree of Life – Or L’Simcha, Dor Hadash, and New Light Congregations in the...

18 Nov
Faculty and Staff Info Sessions at the CEC

University of Pittsburgh Faculty and Staff are invited to learn about engaging their teaching and research with the community through Pitt’s Community...

November 18, 2019 9:30 a.m.
18 Nov
Library Maker Technologies: Open House and Tour

Are you preparing for a student pitch competition? Developing a vlog? Building a prototype? hen the Library Maker Technologies Open House is for you! The...

November 18, 2019 11:00 a.m.
18 Nov
Considerations When Conducting Research Outside the U.S.

Are you planning on conducting research internationally? Join us to learn about the tips, tools, and where to find the necessary resources. This workshop...

November 18, 2019 12:00 p.m.
18 Nov
Genes That Link Lifespan, Healthspan and Fertility

The Aging Institute of the University of Pittsburgh presents a special seminar with Arjumand Ghazi, PhD, who will be presenting "Genes that link lifespan,...

18 Nov
Pitt-Greensburg: La Femme Meeting

Are you interested in issues affecting women and equality for all? Then be sure to attend the La Femme meeting for a great discussion.

November 18, 2019 1:00 p.m.
18 Nov
Pittsburgh Recorder Society Performance

Join us at the Pitt Global Hub for a special performance by the Pittsburgh Recorder Society, in partnership with the Nationality Rooms exhibition of musical...

18 Nov
Mitochondria, Metabolism, and Aging

Toren Finkel, MD, PhD, G. Nicholas III and Dorothy B. Beckwith Professor of Translational Medicine; professor of medicine (Division of Cardiology), School of...

November 18, 2019 4:00 p.m.
18 Nov
Rethinking Black Mobilization in Latin America: Lessons from Brazil

Tianna Paschel, Associate Professor of African American Studies and Sociology, University of California, Berkeley. Black mobilization in Latin America has...

November 18, 2019 4:00 p.m.
18 Nov
Steel City Startups: Pitt x CMU

Join us for this reception to kick off Global Entrepreneurship Week at the University of Pittsburgh. This event will start with a networking reception for...

November 18, 2019 5:30 p.m.
18 Nov
Pitt-Greensburg: CHINA Town Hall

Pitt-Greensburg will join more than 75 venues across the country for the CHINA Town Hall. This event is a live national webcast featuring host George...

18 Nov
Small Ensemble Jazz Concert

Free - The students in the small jazz ensembles class will perform both original and jazz standard songs.

November 18, 2019 7:00 p.m.

Tuesday, November 19

19 Nov
Call for Proposals Open: 2020 Mentoring and Advising Summit

Sponsored in partnership with Carnegie Mellon University and the University of Pittsburgh, the 2020 Mentoring and Advising Summit: Inclusive Excellence in...

November 19, 2019
19 Nov
Proposals and Nominations Open

With the leadership of Provost Ann Cudd and Senior Vice Chancellor Kathy Humphrey, the Community Engaged Scholarship Forum featuring the Senior Vice...

November 19, 2019
19 Nov
Seventh Annual Shale and Public Health Conference

Presented by the League of Women Voters of Pennsylvania's "Straight Scoop on Shale" initiative and hosted by Pitt Public Health, this year's conference will...

November 19, 2019 8:30 a.m.
19 Nov
To Those Who Grasp It: Responding to October 27

On October 27th, 2018, a white supremacist killed eleven worshipers at the Tree of Life – Or L’Simcha, Dor Hadash, and New Light Congregations in the...

19 Nov
Talent Center Education Session for Department Admins – Part-Time Faculty

This in-person session will give you a detailed overview on Pitt's new talent acquisition platform, Talent Center, with the help of a training specialist....

November 19, 2019 9:00 a.m.
19 Nov
Walk-In Flu Shots at Falk Pharmacy

Flu shot season is here! All faculty and staff, as well as their dependents, are encouraged to obtain a flu shot to help you stay healthy throughout the...

November 19, 2019 9:30 a.m.
19 Nov
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...

November 19, 2019 10:30 a.m.
19 Nov
The Good and Bad of Regenerative Biology of Liver

As part of the McGowan Seminar Series Dr. George Michalopoulos & Nicole Martucci will present their talk titled, 'The Good and Bad of Regenerative Biology of...

November 19, 2019 11:30 a.m.
19 Nov
Pitt-Greensburg: Spanish Tertulia

Come join in the conversation and games--in Spanish! Speakers at all levels of the Spanish language are welcome at the gathering on designated Tuesdays in...

November 19, 2019 11:45 a.m.
19 Nov
IL-17 Signaling in Steatotic Hepatocytes and Macrophages Promotes Alcoholic Liver Disease and Hepatocellular Carcinoma

As part of the PLRC Seminar Series, Dr. Tatiana Kisseleva (Associate Adjunct Professor of Surgery, School of Health Sciences, University of California, San...

November 19, 2019 12:00 p.m.
19 Nov
Using Census Business Data for Customer Discovery Research

The U.S. Census Bureau tracks the performance of American businesses and industries and provides vital statistical information on the American consumer’s...

19 Nov
Zen: Effective Visuals and Design

Want to create presentations with effective visuals and design? Learn to use evidence about how people see, listen, and learn to capture learners' attention,...

19 Nov
Blue and Gold Tours!

The University of Pittsburgh Staff Council and Pitt Alumni Association's Blue and Gold Society are excited to host a Pittsburgh campus tours program. While...

November 19, 2019 12:30 p.m.
19 Nov
ETD Workshop

Learn how to format your thesis or dissertation using the University’s Microsoft Word template. We’ll also cover converting the finished Word document to PDF...

November 19, 2019 1:00 p.m.
19 Nov
IT Security: Protecting Yourself and the University from Cyber Threats

Pitt Information Technology has a robust array of security measures and centralized security controls to protect the University’s network and data, but we...

November 19, 2019 1:00 p.m.
19 Nov
360 Degree Video Workshop: The Open Lab @ Hillman

In this hands-on workshop, participants learn to create 360° videos. Upon completing the first hour of the workshop, participants are authorized to...

November 19, 2019 2:30 p.m.
19 Nov
Pitt x CMU PDMA Competition

PDMA Pittsburgh (Pittsburgh's Chapter of the Product Development and Management Association) will help celebrate Pitt and CMU’s Global Entrepreneurship Week...

19 Nov
Pitt-Greensburg: Zumba with the Spanish Club

Join the Spanish Club at their Zumba Class! Come and enjoy fun and dancing!

19 Nov
Robin James on “‘Bad Guy,’ ‘High Hopes,’ and Chill Moods: post-probabilist resilience in today’s pop music”

Free - Abstract: Building on my work in Resilience & Melancholy, I discuss how post-probabilist neoliberalisms—neoliberalisms that depart from the Gaussian,...

November 19, 2019 7:00 p.m.
19 Nov
The Wolves

The Wolves chronicles six Saturday mornings in the lives of a soccer team somewhere in suburban America as they prepare for their games. The girls discuss...

November 19, 2019 8:00 p.m.

Wednesday, November 20

20 Nov
Call for Proposals Open: 2020 Mentoring and Advising Summit

Sponsored in partnership with Carnegie Mellon University and the University of Pittsburgh, the 2020 Mentoring and Advising Summit: Inclusive Excellence in...

November 20, 2019
20 Nov
Proposals and Nominations Open

With the leadership of Provost Ann Cudd and Senior Vice Chancellor Kathy Humphrey, the Community Engaged Scholarship Forum featuring the Senior Vice...

November 20, 2019
20 Nov
2019 Women in Medicine and Science Forum

Focusing on Climate, Culture & Conflict in Academia This annual event celebrates and highlights the presence and accomplishments of women in medicine and...

November 20, 2019 8:00 a.m.
20 Nov
Painless PubMed

This one hour workshop is designed to quickly introduce or update you about searching in the PubMed database. Offered bi-weekly, the topics include: building...

20 Nov
To Those Who Grasp It: Responding to October 27

On October 27th, 2018, a white supremacist killed eleven worshipers at the Tree of Life – Or L’Simcha, Dor Hadash, and New Light Congregations in the...

20 Nov
Pathway Enrichment Analysis--IPA & MetaCore

This is a 4-hour workshop. The morning session (10am - 12pm) provides a brief overview of bioinformatics concepts and software used for interpreting a gene...

20 Nov
Music at Pitt-Greensburg  presents the Kassia Ensemble and Pitt-Greensburg Chorale

The Pitt-Greensburg Chorale will partner with the Kassia Ensemble and Chorale to present “First Noël,” a performance of Saint-Saëns’ Oratorio de Noel, Bach’s...

20 Nov
Pawsitive U

Each Wednesday from 11:30am-12:30pm the Office of Residence Life sponsors Pawsitive U- a wellness initiative to promote positivity and wellness on campus!

November 20, 2019 11:30 a.m.
20 Nov
ClinicalTrials.gov: Background, Requirements & Process

This session will provide an overview of the regulations and policies governing the online registration of clinical trials and results on the...

November 20, 2019 12:00 p.m.
20 Nov
Maker’s Choice: Vinyl Creations with The Open Lab @ Hillman

In this hands-on workshop, participants learn to design and create vinyl items using Silhouette Studio software and a Silhouette Cameo 3 Cutter. Options...

November 20, 2019 12:00 p.m.
20 Nov
Staff Council General Meeting

Please join us for our monthly general assembly meeting! If you have any questions please feel free to email the staff council office at...

November 20, 2019 12:00 p.m.
20 Nov
Dissertation Defense: Amer Malki

"Ex-Post Enforcement for Cooperative Spectrum Sharing" Department of Informatics and Networked Systems Committee: Martin Wiess Prashant...

November 20, 2019 12:25 p.m.
20 Nov
Computer Science Colloquium: Stephen Lee

Join us as Stephen Lee, assistant professor at SCI, presents, "An AI Perspective of Data-driven Smart Communities.” The rise of low-cost sensors and the...

November 20, 2019 3:00 p.m.
20 Nov
Gender and Sexuality in the L2 Classroom: A Round Table for Faculty and Grad Students

Join us as four presenters talk about gender and sexuality in the second language (L2) classroom. How do we teach gender and sexuality in undergraduate...

November 20, 2019 3:00 p.m.
20 Nov
Pitt-Greensburg: Donuts n' Discussion

Join the Pitt-Greensburg Spanish club for an educational discussion on topics relevant to Hispanic Culture.

November 20, 2019 3:15 p.m.
20 Nov
Won't You Be Our Neighbor?

Hi, neighbor! Did you know Pitt was part of Mister Rogers’ neighborhood? Please join us in celebrating Fred Rogers’ creativity and his connections to—and...

20 Nov
Community Dinner and Conversation

The Community Engagement Center in Homewood hosts a regular community dinner and conversation. This is a chance for the community to meet CEC staff, tour...

20 Nov
Everyone Wins, Meet UpPrize Social Innovators

Interested in learning more about taking entrepreneurial action to help solve local, regional, national or global challenges? Join us for a conversation...

November 20, 2019 5:30 p.m.
20 Nov
SAFE Self-Defense Training

Self Defense Awareness Familiarization Exchange (SAFE) is a crime-victim prevention and awareness program sponsored by the National Self-Defense Institute,...

November 20, 2019 6:00 p.m.
20 Nov
Pennsylvania Business Resources

Are you interested in starting a small business in Pennsylvania? Come learn about the extensive business resources available to all Pennsylvania residents....

November 20, 2019 6:30 p.m.
20 Nov
LAB 2: Ordinary Days

Ordinary Days tells the story of four young New Yorkers whose lives intersect as they search for fulfillment, happiness, love and cabs. Through a score of...

November 20, 2019 8:00 p.m.
20 Nov
The Wolves

The Wolves chronicles six Saturday mornings in the lives of a soccer team somewhere in suburban America as they prepare for their games. The girls discuss...

November 20, 2019 8:00 p.m.
20 Nov
University of Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra

Free Pitt's Symphony Orchestra performs Daron Hagen’s Blake Songs with Robert Frankenberry, tenor and Tchaikovsky’s Symphony No. 4. The program also...

November 20, 2019 8:00 p.m.

Thursday, November 21

21 Nov
Call for Proposals Open: 2020 Mentoring and Advising Summit

Sponsored in partnership with Carnegie Mellon University and the University of Pittsburgh, the 2020 Mentoring and Advising Summit: Inclusive Excellence in...

November 21, 2019
21 Nov
Pitt-Greensburg: Christian Fellowship Club Lunch

Members of the Christian Fellowship Club (CFC) meet every Monday and Thursday for food, friends, and good conversation. If you're looking for an event that's...

21 Nov
Proposals and Nominations Open

With the leadership of Provost Ann Cudd and Senior Vice Chancellor Kathy Humphrey, the Community Engaged Scholarship Forum featuring the Senior Vice...

November 21, 2019
21 Nov
To Those Who Grasp It: Responding to October 27

On October 27th, 2018, a white supremacist killed eleven worshipers at the Tree of Life – Or L’Simcha, Dor Hadash, and New Light Congregations in the...

21 Nov
DocuSign Basics: Gather e-Signatures and Manage Document Workflow

Attend this hands-on introductory session to learn how to electronically send, sign, and manage documents using the University's eSignature Service (DocuSign).

November 21, 2019 9:00 a.m.
21 Nov
Walk-In Flu Shots at Falk Pharmacy

Flu shot season is here! All faculty and staff, as well as their dependents, are encouraged to obtain a flu shot to help you stay healthy throughout the...

November 21, 2019 9:30 a.m.
21 Nov
Pitt-Greensburg: News of the World

Dr. Lipika Mazumdar invites students to join her in a discussion of the important news of the day. This is an Academic Village LEARNING event.

November 21, 2019 11:45 a.m.
21 Nov
From Ideation to Commercialization: Panel Discussion and Networking Lunch

Are you an inventor or budding entrepreneur exploring the idea of commercializing an innovation? Join us for a networking lunch and panel discussion with...

November 21, 2019 12:30 p.m.
21 Nov
The Print Sublime: Global Scripts, Typewriter Technology, and the Material History of Writing

Join the Humanities Center at our Thursday colloquia. Raja Adal (Pitt, History) will discuss his written work, prepared responses by several faculty experts...

November 21, 2019 12:30 p.m.
21 Nov
Exploring and Cleaning Data with OpenRefine

OpenRefine (formerly Google Refine) is a powerful, free, open source, tool for working with messy tabular data. It runs offline in a web browser and allows...

21 Nov
Won't You Be Our Neighbor?

Hi, neighbor! Did you know Pitt was part of Mister Rogers’ neighborhood? Please join us in celebrating Fred Rogers’ creativity and his connections to—and...

21 Nov
Pittsburgh Film and Media Colloquium - "I'm Screeeeeeeeaming: The Lowly Art of the Jump Scare"

Adam Charles Hart is a Visiting Assistant Professor in the University of Pittsburgh's Film and Media Studies Program. He has previously taught at North...

November 21, 2019 5:30 p.m.
21 Nov
Music at Pitt-Greensburg presents the Kassia Ensemble and Pitt-Greensburg Chorale

The Pitt-Greensburg Chorale will partner with the Kassia Ensemble and Chorale to present “First Noël,” a performance of Saint-Saëns’ Oratorio de Noel, Bach’s...

November 21, 2019 7:30 p.m.
21 Nov
LAB 2: Ordinary Days

Ordinary Days tells the story of four young New Yorkers whose lives intersect as they search for fulfillment, happiness, love and cabs. Through a score of...

November 21, 2019 8:00 p.m.
21 Nov
Pitt Jazz Ensemble Fall Concert

Free - Pitt's Jazz Ensemble will perform music by Charles Mingus (Haitian Fight Song), Sammy Nestico (Blue Samuel), Qunicy Jones(Theme form Sanford and...

November 21, 2019 8:00 p.m.
21 Nov
The Wolves

The Wolves chronicles six Saturday mornings in the lives of a soccer team somewhere in suburban America as they prepare for their games. The girls discuss...

November 21, 2019 8:00 p.m.

Friday, November 22

22 Nov
Call for Proposals Open: 2020 Mentoring and Advising Summit

Sponsored in partnership with Carnegie Mellon University and the University of Pittsburgh, the 2020 Mentoring and Advising Summit: Inclusive Excellence in...

November 22, 2019
22 Nov
Proposals and Nominations Open

With the leadership of Provost Ann Cudd and Senior Vice Chancellor Kathy Humphrey, the Community Engaged Scholarship Forum featuring the Senior Vice...

November 22, 2019
22 Nov
To Those Who Grasp It: Responding to October 27

On October 27th, 2018, a white supremacist killed eleven worshipers at the Tree of Life – Or L’Simcha, Dor Hadash, and New Light Congregations in the...

22 Nov
Improvisation for Advising Conversations

Improvisation is becoming increasingly recognized as a critical skill for engaging in productive conversations. Recently, improv has been brought into higher...

November 22, 2019 1:00 p.m.
22 Nov
What is Literary Style?

What is literary style, and how can it be measured? This workshop will present the basics of stylometry and illustrate the applications, strengths, and...

22 Nov
Researchers' Writing Group

Join the Researchers’ Writing Group – this voluntary writing program is open to all faculty. The program will provide a space for interested faculty to meet...

November 22, 2019 2:00 p.m.
22 Nov
Indirect Causation

The Grünbaum Memorial Lecture will host a talk by Michael Strevens from NYU.

November 22, 2019 3:30 p.m.
22 Nov
Music at Pitt-Greensburg presents the Kassia Ensemble and Pitt-Greensburg Chorale

The Pitt-Greensburg Chorale will partner with the Kassia Ensemble and Chorale to present “First Noël,” a performance of Saint-Saëns’ Oratorio de Noel, Bach’s...

November 22, 2019 7:30 p.m.
22 Nov
Afropop Ensemble Fall Concert

Mathew Tembo leads the Afropop Ensemble in musical styles from different parts of sub-Saharan Africa that have played a part in resisting state violence....

November 22, 2019 8:00 p.m.
22 Nov
LAB 2: Ordinary Days

Ordinary Days tells the story of four young New Yorkers whose lives intersect as they search for fulfillment, happiness, love and cabs. Through a score of...

November 22, 2019 8:00 p.m.
22 Nov
The Wolves

The Wolves chronicles six Saturday mornings in the lives of a soccer team somewhere in suburban America as they prepare for their games. The girls discuss...

November 22, 2019 8:00 p.m.

Saturday, November 23

23 Nov
Call for Proposals Open: 2020 Mentoring and Advising Summit

Sponsored in partnership with Carnegie Mellon University and the University of Pittsburgh, the 2020 Mentoring and Advising Summit: Inclusive Excellence in...

November 23, 2019
23 Nov
Proposals and Nominations Open

With the leadership of Provost Ann Cudd and Senior Vice Chancellor Kathy Humphrey, the Community Engaged Scholarship Forum featuring the Senior Vice...

November 23, 2019
23 Nov
To Those Who Grasp It: Responding to October 27

On October 27th, 2018, a white supremacist killed eleven worshipers at the Tree of Life – Or L’Simcha, Dor Hadash, and New Light Congregations in the...

23 Nov
Pitt-Greensburg: Greensburg Community Holiday Parade

Pitt-Greensburg will be proudly wearing the Blue & Gold when it participates in the annual Greensburg Community Holiday Parade. Come show your support of the...

November 23, 2019 12:00 p.m.
23 Nov
LAB 2: Ordinary Days

Ordinary Days tells the story of four young New Yorkers whose lives intersect as they search for fulfillment, happiness, love and cabs. Through a score of...

November 23, 2019 2:00 p.m.
23 Nov
LAB 2: Ordinary Days

Ordinary Days tells the story of four young New Yorkers whose lives intersect as they search for fulfillment, happiness, love and cabs. Through a score of...

November 23, 2019 8:00 p.m.
23 Nov
The Wolves

The Wolves chronicles six Saturday mornings in the lives of a soccer team somewhere in suburban America as they prepare for their games. The girls discuss...

November 23, 2019 8:00 p.m.

Sunday, November 24

24 Nov
Call for Proposals Open: 2020 Mentoring and Advising Summit

Sponsored in partnership with Carnegie Mellon University and the University of Pittsburgh, the 2020 Mentoring and Advising Summit: Inclusive Excellence in...

November 24, 2019
24 Nov
Pitt-Greensburg: Thanksgiving Recess

Pitt-Greensburg students will enjoy Thanksgiving Recess from November 24 through December 1. Residence halls close at noon on Saturday, November...

November 24, 2019
24 Nov
Proposals and Nominations Open

With the leadership of Provost Ann Cudd and Senior Vice Chancellor Kathy Humphrey, the Community Engaged Scholarship Forum featuring the Senior Vice...

November 24, 2019
24 Nov
To Those Who Grasp It: Responding to October 27

On October 27th, 2018, a white supremacist killed eleven worshipers at the Tree of Life – Or L’Simcha, Dor Hadash, and New Light Congregations in the...

24 Nov
LAB 2: Ordinary Days

Ordinary Days tells the story of four young New Yorkers whose lives intersect as they search for fulfillment, happiness, love and cabs. Through a score of...

November 24, 2019 2:00 p.m.
24 Nov
The Wolves

The Wolves chronicles six Saturday mornings in the lives of a soccer team somewhere in suburban America as they prepare for their games. The girls discuss...

November 24, 2019 2:00 p.m.
24 Nov
PPAC: Walt & Jackie Hometown Holidays

Walt Churchey & Jackie Kopco in a Hometown Holiday Concert is an entertaining evening of classic holiday and original songs for all ages.

November 24, 2019 3:00 p.m.

Monday, November 25

25 Nov
Call for Proposals Open: 2020 Mentoring and Advising Summit

Sponsored in partnership with Carnegie Mellon University and the University of Pittsburgh, the 2020 Mentoring and Advising Summit: Inclusive Excellence in...

November 25, 2019
25 Nov
Proposals and Nominations Open

With the leadership of Provost Ann Cudd and Senior Vice Chancellor Kathy Humphrey, the Community Engaged Scholarship Forum featuring the Senior Vice...

November 25, 2019
25 Nov
To Those Who Grasp It: Responding to October 27

On October 27th, 2018, a white supremacist killed eleven worshipers at the Tree of Life – Or L’Simcha, Dor Hadash, and New Light Congregations in the...

25 Nov
Caitlin Rice Dissertation Defense

Learning vocabulary through generation with translation-ambiguous and semantically-ambiguous words Learning a language involves learning both word forms...

Tuesday, November 26

26 Nov
Call for Proposals Open: 2020 Mentoring and Advising Summit

Sponsored in partnership with Carnegie Mellon University and the University of Pittsburgh, the 2020 Mentoring and Advising Summit: Inclusive Excellence in...

November 26, 2019
26 Nov
Proposals and Nominations Open

With the leadership of Provost Ann Cudd and Senior Vice Chancellor Kathy Humphrey, the Community Engaged Scholarship Forum featuring the Senior Vice...

November 26, 2019
26 Nov
To Those Who Grasp It: Responding to October 27

On October 27th, 2018, a white supremacist killed eleven worshipers at the Tree of Life – Or L’Simcha, Dor Hadash, and New Light Congregations in the...

26 Nov
Dissertation Defense: Nathan Vogler

Center for Neuroscience - School of Medicine/Neurobiology Graduate Program: Mechanisms of Synaptic Zinc Plasticity in Mouse Dorsal Cochlear Nucleus

26 Nov
Walk-In Flu Shots at Falk Pharmacy

Flu shot season is here! All faculty and staff, as well as their dependents, are encouraged to obtain a flu shot to help you stay healthy throughout the...

November 26, 2019 9:30 a.m.
26 Nov
Dissertation Defense: Amie Janeth Barda

Biomedical Informatics Graduate Program PhD Defense: Design and Evaluation of User-Centered Explanations for Machine Learning Model Predictions in...

November 26, 2019 1:00 p.m.

Wednesday, November 27

27 Nov
Call for Proposals Open: 2020 Mentoring and Advising Summit

Sponsored in partnership with Carnegie Mellon University and the University of Pittsburgh, the 2020 Mentoring and Advising Summit: Inclusive Excellence in...

November 27, 2019
27 Nov
Proposals and Nominations Open

With the leadership of Provost Ann Cudd and Senior Vice Chancellor Kathy Humphrey, the Community Engaged Scholarship Forum featuring the Senior Vice...

November 27, 2019
27 Nov
To Those Who Grasp It: Responding to October 27

On October 27th, 2018, a white supremacist killed eleven worshipers at the Tree of Life – Or L’Simcha, Dor Hadash, and New Light Congregations in the...

27 Nov
Talent Center Education Session for Department Admins – All Job types

This instructor-led session will give you a detailed overview on Pitt's new talent acquisition platform, Talent Center, from the comfort of your desk. The...

27 Nov
Pawsitive U

Each Wednesday from 11:30am-12:30pm the Office of Residence Life sponsors Pawsitive U- a wellness initiative to promote positivity and wellness on campus!

November 27, 2019 11:30 a.m.
27 Nov
Talent Center Education Session for Department Admins – Part-Time Faculty

This virtual session will give you a detailed overview on Pitt's new talent acquisition platform, Talent Center, with the help of a training specialist. The...

Thursday, November 28

28 Nov
Call for Proposals Open: 2020 Mentoring and Advising Summit

Sponsored in partnership with Carnegie Mellon University and the University of Pittsburgh, the 2020 Mentoring and Advising Summit: Inclusive Excellence in...

November 28, 2019
28 Nov
Proposals and Nominations Open

With the leadership of Provost Ann Cudd and Senior Vice Chancellor Kathy Humphrey, the Community Engaged Scholarship Forum featuring the Senior Vice...

November 28, 2019
28 Nov
To Those Who Grasp It: Responding to October 27

On October 27th, 2018, a white supremacist killed eleven worshipers at the Tree of Life – Or L’Simcha, Dor Hadash, and New Light Congregations in the...

Friday, November 29

29 Nov
Call for Proposals Open: 2020 Mentoring and Advising Summit

Sponsored in partnership with Carnegie Mellon University and the University of Pittsburgh, the 2020 Mentoring and Advising Summit: Inclusive Excellence in...

November 29, 2019
29 Nov
Proposals and Nominations Open

With the leadership of Provost Ann Cudd and Senior Vice Chancellor Kathy Humphrey, the Community Engaged Scholarship Forum featuring the Senior Vice...

November 29, 2019
29 Nov
To Those Who Grasp It: Responding to October 27

On October 27th, 2018, a white supremacist killed eleven worshipers at the Tree of Life – Or L’Simcha, Dor Hadash, and New Light Congregations in the...

Saturday, November 30

30 Nov
Call for Proposals Open: 2020 Mentoring and Advising Summit

Sponsored in partnership with Carnegie Mellon University and the University of Pittsburgh, the 2020 Mentoring and Advising Summit: Inclusive Excellence in...

November 30, 2019
30 Nov
Proposals and Nominations Open

With the leadership of Provost Ann Cudd and Senior Vice Chancellor Kathy Humphrey, the Community Engaged Scholarship Forum featuring the Senior Vice...

November 30, 2019
30 Nov
To Those Who Grasp It: Responding to October 27

On October 27th, 2018, a white supremacist killed eleven worshipers at the Tree of Life – Or L’Simcha, Dor Hadash, and New Light Congregations in the...

30 Nov
Heinz Chapel Choir Holiday Concert -Nov. 30

Dr. Susan Rice leads the famed Heinz Chapel Choir in an inspiring a cappella celebration of the holidays. Tickets to these perennially sold out shows go on...

November 30, 2019 8:15 p.m.

Sunday, December 1

01 Dec
Call for Proposals Open: 2020 Mentoring and Advising Summit

Sponsored in partnership with Carnegie Mellon University and the University of Pittsburgh, the 2020 Mentoring and Advising Summit: Inclusive Excellence in...

December 01, 2019
01 Dec
Proposals and Nominations Open

With the leadership of Provost Ann Cudd and Senior Vice Chancellor Kathy Humphrey, the Community Engaged Scholarship Forum featuring the Senior Vice...

December 01, 2019
01 Dec
To Those Who Grasp It: Responding to October 27

On October 27th, 2018, a white supremacist killed eleven worshipers at the Tree of Life – Or L’Simcha, Dor Hadash, and New Light Congregations in the...

01 Dec
SOLD OUT: Heinz Chapel Choir Holiday Concert -Dec. 1

Dr. Susan Rice leads the famed Heinz Chapel Choir in an inspiring a cappella celebration of the holidays. Tickets to these perennially sold out shows go on...

December 01, 2019 3:00 p.m.

Monday, December 2

02 Dec
Call for Proposals Open: 2020 Mentoring and Advising Summit

Sponsored in partnership with Carnegie Mellon University and the University of Pittsburgh, the 2020 Mentoring and Advising Summit: Inclusive Excellence in...

December 02, 2019
02 Dec
Pitt-Greensburg: Christian Fellowship Club Lunch

Members of the Christian Fellowship Club (CFC) meet every Monday and Thursday for food, friends, and good conversation. If you're looking for an event that's...

02 Dec
Proposals and Nominations Open

With the leadership of Provost Ann Cudd and Senior Vice Chancellor Kathy Humphrey, the Community Engaged Scholarship Forum featuring the Senior Vice...

December 02, 2019
02 Dec
Laser Cutting Workshop

Learn how to use the Rabbit industrial laser cutter at Pitt MAC! Once you've taken this workshop you will be able to use the laser cutter during equipment...

December 02, 2019 6:30 a.m.
02 Dec
To Those Who Grasp It: Responding to October 27

On October 27th, 2018, a white supremacist killed eleven worshipers at the Tree of Life – Or L’Simcha, Dor Hadash, and New Light Congregations in the...

02 Dec
Pitt Commons Training Session: Open Office Hours

Join us for training sessions to discover the rich opportunities available on this new Web-based hub for mentoring, networking, and connecting with people in...

December 02, 2019 11:00 a.m.
02 Dec
Faculty Development Workshop: Me? Bias?

Sponsored by the Office of the Provost, this professional development offering for faculty members will feature Ann Thompson, MD, MCCM, Vice Dean, School of...

December 02, 2019 12:00 p.m.
02 Dec
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...

December 02, 2019 1:00 p.m.
02 Dec
Splatter, Blot, & Blow: Painting without Brushes

Fidget spinners, thread, toothbrushes, straws: there are all kinds of ways to paint without using traditional paintbrushes! Take a break from the books and...

December 02, 2019 3:30 p.m.
02 Dec
Pitt-Greensburg Student Capstone Lecture and Performance

Pitt-Greensburg student Tyler Humphries-Randolph, soprano, will present her student capstone lecture and performance. This event is free and open to the...

Tuesday, December 3

03 Dec
Call for Proposals Open: 2020 Mentoring and Advising Summit

Sponsored in partnership with Carnegie Mellon University and the University of Pittsburgh, the 2020 Mentoring and Advising Summit: Inclusive Excellence in...

December 03, 2019
03 Dec
Proposals and Nominations Open

With the leadership of Provost Ann Cudd and Senior Vice Chancellor Kathy Humphrey, the Community Engaged Scholarship Forum featuring the Senior Vice...

December 03, 2019
03 Dec
To Those Who Grasp It: Responding to October 27

On October 27th, 2018, a white supremacist killed eleven worshipers at the Tree of Life – Or L’Simcha, Dor Hadash, and New Light Congregations in the...

03 Dec
Talent Center Education Session for Department Admins – Part-Time Faculty

This in-person session will give you a detailed overview on Pitt's new talent acquisition platform, Talent Center, with the help of a training specialist....

December 03, 2019 9:00 a.m.
03 Dec
Basic EndNote

Interested in EndNote but don’t know where to begin? This hour long class will get you started importing, annotating, and organizing your references, as well...

03 Dec
Microsoft Excel 2019: Unleash the Power of Pivot Tables

Explore how to use Microsoft Excel Charts and the PivotTables 2019 feature to concisely summarize and manage large amounts of data for easy reporting and...

December 03, 2019 10:00 a.m.
03 Dec
NIMH Clinical Research Compliance and Oversight Monitoring

The Office of Research Protections is pleased to announce that Yancy Bodenstein, MS, MPH and colleagues from the Clinical Trials Operations Branch, Office of...

December 03, 2019 10:00 a.m.
03 Dec
Rolling Up Our Sleeves to Understand and Treat Motor Deficits after Stroke

As part of the McGowan Seminar Series Dr. Doug Weber & Ernesto Bedoy will present their talk titled, 'Rolling Up Our Sleeves to Understand and Treat Motor...

December 03, 2019 11:30 a.m.
03 Dec
Spanish Tertulia

Come join in the conversation and games--in Spanish! Speakers at all levels of the Spanish language are welcome at the gathering on designated Tuesdays in...

December 03, 2019 11:45 a.m.
03 Dec
Bioinformatics Data Analysis: Options 4 Rigor

Do you have data that require bioinformatics analysis? Are you concerned about scientific rigor and reproducibility? Come learn about the “4 C’s” available...

03 Dec
3D Printing Workshop: The Open Lab @ Hillman

During this interactive workshop, participants learn the basics of 3D printing by examining current technologies, using online resources to find and generate...

December 03, 2019 2:30 p.m.
03 Dec
Network Models in Biology: From Biomolecular Mechanisms to Chromosomal Dynamics to Systems Pharmacology

Ivet Bahar, PhD, Distinguished Professor, John K. Vries Professor, and chair of computational and systems biology, University of Pittsburgh School of...

03 Dec
Perspectives on Afro-Latinxs Exhibition

This event showcases student research from the upper division undergraduate course, “Afro-Latinos in the U.S.” with Michele Reid-Vazquez, Africana Studies...

December 03, 2019 6:00 p.m.
03 Dec
Creative Arts Ensemble

Free Nicole Mitchell Gantt leads this interdisciplinary ensemble in its debut performance!

December 03, 2019 7:30 p.m.
03 Dec
Pitt-Greensburg Voice and Piano Recital

Pitt-Greensburg voice and piano students will perform in a voice and piano recital, showcasing the work accomplished in the campus' voice and piano study...

Wednesday, December 4

04 Dec
Call for Proposals Open: 2020 Mentoring and Advising Summit

Sponsored in partnership with Carnegie Mellon University and the University of Pittsburgh, the 2020 Mentoring and Advising Summit: Inclusive Excellence in...

December 04, 2019
04 Dec
Proposals and Nominations Open

With the leadership of Provost Ann Cudd and Senior Vice Chancellor Kathy Humphrey, the Community Engaged Scholarship Forum featuring the Senior Vice...

December 04, 2019
04 Dec
Developing Competitive Grant Applications

Securing research funding in the present economic climate requires more than producing good science--you must communicate transformative objectives within...

04 Dec
To Those Who Grasp It: Responding to October 27

On October 27th, 2018, a white supremacist killed eleven worshipers at the Tree of Life – Or L’Simcha, Dor Hadash, and New Light Congregations in the...

04 Dec
Bulk RNA-Seq

This is a 4-hour workshop on the techniques, platforms, and methods used in analyzing bulk RNA-Seq data. The morning session (10am - 12pm) starts with a...

04 Dec
ETD Workshop

Learn how to format your thesis or dissertation using the University’s Microsoft Word template. We’ll also cover converting the finished Word document to PDF...

December 04, 2019 10:00 a.m.
04 Dec
Pawsitive U

Each Wednesday from 11:30am-12:30pm the Office of Residence Life sponsors Pawsitive U- a wellness initiative to promote positivity and wellness on campus!

December 04, 2019 11:30 a.m.
04 Dec
Dissertation Defense: Song-My Hoang

Molecular Pharmacology Graduate Program PhD Defense: Control of Telomeric Homology-Directed Repair by Poly(ADP-ribose) Metabolism Advisor: Roderick...

04 Dec
'Combee': Harriet Tubman, the Combahee River Raid, and Civil War Transformation of the Gullah Geechee

The "Commemorating 1619" lecture series presents Dr. Edda Fields-Black, Associate Professor, Carnegie Mellon University.

December 04, 2019 1:00 p.m.
04 Dec
Brand Briefings

Brand briefings are 20-30 minute presentations about the branding initiative including the research and discovery phase, as well as our brand drivers and...

December 04, 2019 3:00 p.m.
04 Dec
Pitt-Greensburg: Free FAFSA Completion Session

Get a head start on completing your FAFSA form when you attend our FAFSA Completion session. Bring the following with you: student's social security number,...

04 Dec
Health Justice Night powered by PechaKucha

Explore the ways law acts as a social determinant of health through PechaKucha ("P'cha-K'cha"), a hot­takes format involving mini-lectures accompanied by 20...

December 04, 2019 5:30 p.m.
04 Dec
SAFE Self-Defense Training

Self Defense Awareness Familiarization Exchange (SAFE) is a crime-victim prevention and awareness program sponsored by the National Self-Defense Institute,...

December 04, 2019 6:00 p.m.

Thursday, December 5

05 Dec
Call for Proposals Open: 2020 Mentoring and Advising Summit

Sponsored in partnership with Carnegie Mellon University and the University of Pittsburgh, the 2020 Mentoring and Advising Summit: Inclusive Excellence in...

December 05, 2019
05 Dec
Pitt-Greensburg: Christian Fellowship Club Lunch

Members of the Christian Fellowship Club (CFC) meet every Monday and Thursday for food, friends, and good conversation. If you're looking for an event that's...

05 Dec
Proposals and Nominations Open

With the leadership of Provost Ann Cudd and Senior Vice Chancellor Kathy Humphrey, the Community Engaged Scholarship Forum featuring the Senior Vice...

December 05, 2019
05 Dec
To Those Who Grasp It: Responding to October 27

On October 27th, 2018, a white supremacist killed eleven worshipers at the Tree of Life – Or L’Simcha, Dor Hadash, and New Light Congregations in the...

05 Dec
Latin American Studies Undergraduate Symposium

The Center for Latin American Studies at the University of Pittsburgh is calling for undergraduate students to submit papers for our upcoming symposium to be...

December 05, 2019 9:00 a.m.
05 Dec
Painless PubMed

This one hour workshop is designed to quickly introduce or update you about searching in the PubMed database. Offered bi-weekly, the topics include: building...

05 Dec
Lunch & Learn: Black Education and the Philadelphia Teacher Strikes

Between 1968 and 1982, there were eight strikes, or threats of strikes, between the Philadelphia Federation of Teachers and the School District of...

December 05, 2019 11:45 a.m.
05 Dec
ClinicalTrials.gov: Updated Quality Control and Posting Procedures

Beginning in January 2020, the National Library of Medicine is expecting to update their procedures governing quality control review and posting of summary...

05 Dec
Student Office of Sustainability Holiday Party

Join the Student Office of Sustainability for our sustainable holiday shindig. The event features games, snacks and sustainability intiatives in action.

December 05, 2019 12:00 p.m.
05 Dec
Qualtrics Next Steps: Do More with Online Surveys

For staff who are interested in taking their skills using Pitt’s Online Survey System (Qualtrics) to the next level. Participants in this hands-on session...

December 05, 2019 1:00 p.m.
05 Dec
Process Pouring

It’s an acrylic pour workshop! Or is it? We'll start off with the acrylic pour process, but then we'll add... a little bit of this and a little bit of...

December 05, 2019 3:00 p.m.
05 Dec
Fall 2019 Swanson School Design Expo

The Design Expo is a biannual public showcase of engineering solutions created by students at the Swanson School of Engineering. The Expo features nearly 100...

Friday, December 6

06 Dec
Call for Proposals Open: 2020 Mentoring and Advising Summit

Sponsored in partnership with Carnegie Mellon University and the University of Pittsburgh, the 2020 Mentoring and Advising Summit: Inclusive Excellence in...

December 06, 2019
06 Dec
Proposals and Nominations Open

With the leadership of Provost Ann Cudd and Senior Vice Chancellor Kathy Humphrey, the Community Engaged Scholarship Forum featuring the Senior Vice...

December 06, 2019
06 Dec
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...

December 06, 2019 7:30 a.m.
06 Dec
To Those Who Grasp It: Responding to October 27

On October 27th, 2018, a white supremacist killed eleven worshipers at the Tree of Life – Or L’Simcha, Dor Hadash, and New Light Congregations in the...

06 Dec
2nd Annual Healthy Lifestyle Institute Summit

The summit will bring together the wealth of talent at the University of Pittsburgh and will focus on the importance of lifestyle and behavior in the...

December 06, 2019 9:00 a.m.
06 Dec
Audubon Day 2019

9:00 AM - 4:00 PM: Original prints from John James Audubon's Birds of America will be on display! Located in G-20 Archives & Special Collections of Hillman...

December 06, 2019 9:00 a.m.
06 Dec
Mentoring Academy | Fourth Session

Promoting Professional Development and Articulating Your Mentoring Philosophy and Plan This is the fourth and final session of the fall series of the...

December 06, 2019 12:00 p.m.
06 Dec
On the Neurobiology of Suicidal Behavior: From Clinical to Biological Phenotyping

Our Meet the PI lecture series continues with a presentation by Nadine Melhem, PhD, Associate Professor of Psychiatry, an expert in psychiatric epidemiology...

06 Dec
T Cell Exhaustion at the Crossroads of Autoimmunity and Cancer

Jeremy S. Tilstra, MD, PhD, assistant professor of medicine (Rheumatology and Clinical Immunology), School of Medicine, will present the next SVC lecture on...

December 06, 2019 12:00 p.m.
06 Dec
Office Hours For Innovators & Entrepreneurs at LifeXLabs

LifeX Labs offers innovators and entrepreneurs the opportunity to consult with experienced and trusted service providers at no cost. These 30-minute meetings...

06 Dec
Dissertation Defense: Justin Andrew Wendzicki

Molecular Virology and Microbiology Graduate Program Phd Defense: Comparative analyses of tumorigenic mechanisms of Merkel cell polyomavirus T...

06 Dec
Researchers' Writing Group

Join the Researchers’ Writing Group – this voluntary writing program is open to all faculty. The program will provide a space for interested faculty to meet...

December 06, 2019 2:00 p.m.
06 Dec
Teaching Inclusively

This workshop introduces several principles of inclusivity and offers practical advice for fostering an inclusive university environment through your...

December 06, 2019 2:00 p.m.
06 Dec
Director & Friends Book Study: The Bluest Eye

Join CUE director, Dr. T. Elon Dancy II, Camika Royal, and Khirsten Scott for a book study examining Toni Morrison's The Bluest Eye. In this book study, we...

December 06, 2019 4:00 p.m.
06 Dec
Pitt-Greensburg Alumni Association Merry Mingle

Get ready to jingle and mingle! Kick off the holiday season with the Merry Mingle, the Pitt-Greensburg Alumni Association's (PGAA) popular winter...

06 Dec
African Music and Dance Ensemble

Pitt's African Music and Dance Ensemble hosts special guests Timbeleza (Brazilian percussion), Camara Drum & Dance (African dance and drum), Ibeji Drum...

December 06, 2019 8:00 p.m.
06 Dec
SOLD OUT: Heinz Chapel Choir Holiday Concert -Dec. 6

Dr. Susan Rice leads the famed Heinz Chapel Choir in an inspiring a cappella celebration of the holidays. Tickets to these perennially sold out shows go on...

December 06, 2019 8:15 p.m.

Saturday, December 7

07 Dec
Proposals and Nominations Open

With the leadership of Provost Ann Cudd and Senior Vice Chancellor Kathy Humphrey, the Community Engaged Scholarship Forum featuring the Senior Vice...

December 07, 2019
07 Dec
2019 Advances in Medical Hepatology

Annual Update in Medical Hepatology, physician and medical education meeting.

December 07, 2019 7:30 a.m.
07 Dec
Men's Glee Club Holiday Concert

The Pitt Men's Glee Club will welcome musical guests, the Steel City Men's Chorale. This evening of a cappella holiday music will include works by Andre...

December 07, 2019 4:00 p.m.
07 Dec
Women's Choral Ensemble Holiday Concert

Celebrate the holidays with the Women’s Choral Ensemble as they share ancient and contemporary classics of the season.

December 07, 2019 8:00 p.m.

Sunday, December 8

08 Dec
Proposals and Nominations Open

With the leadership of Provost Ann Cudd and Senior Vice Chancellor Kathy Humphrey, the Community Engaged Scholarship Forum featuring the Senior Vice...

December 08, 2019
08 Dec
SOLD OUT: Heinz Chapel Choir Holiday Concert -Dec. 8

Dr. Susan Rice leads the famed Heinz Chapel Choir in an inspiring a cappella celebration of the holidays. Tickets to these perennially sold out shows go on...

December 08, 2019 3:00 p.m.

Monday, December 9

09 Dec
Pitt-Greensburg: Christian Fellowship Club Lunch

Members of the Christian Fellowship Club (CFC) meet every Monday and Thursday for food, friends, and good conversation. If you're looking for an event that's...

09 Dec
Proposals and Nominations Open

With the leadership of Provost Ann Cudd and Senior Vice Chancellor Kathy Humphrey, the Community Engaged Scholarship Forum featuring the Senior Vice...

December 09, 2019
09 Dec
Blackboard: Using the Grade Center

Students value the timely feedback on performance they receive through the Grade Center. Blackboard can help you record and track your students’ grades more...

December 09, 2019 10:00 a.m.
09 Dec
Infographics: Sharing Information Visually

Make your raw data more appealing and consumable with infographics. In this class, you'll learn what infographics are and how they can make data easier to...

09 Dec
DocuSign Basics: Gather e-Signatures and Manage Document Workflow

Attend this hands-on introductory session to learn how to electronically send, sign, and manage documents using the University's eSignature Service (DocuSign).

December 09, 2019 11:00 a.m.
09 Dec
ETD Workshop

Learn how to format your thesis or dissertation using the University’s Microsoft Word template. We’ll also cover converting the finished Word document to PDF...

December 09, 2019 11:00 a.m.
09 Dec
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...

December 09, 2019 3:30 p.m.
09 Dec
Promoting Citizen Science, Protecting Public Interests

Amy Lynn McGuire, JD, PhD Leon Jaworski Professor of Biomedical Ethics and Director Center for Medical Ethics and Health Policy Baylor College of...

December 09, 2019 4:00 p.m.

Tuesday, December 10

10 Dec
Proposals and Nominations Open

With the leadership of Provost Ann Cudd and Senior Vice Chancellor Kathy Humphrey, the Community Engaged Scholarship Forum featuring the Senior Vice...

December 10, 2019
10 Dec
Faculty and Staff Info Sessions at the CEC

University of Pittsburgh Faculty and Staff are invited to learn about engaging their teaching and research with the community through Pitt’s Community...

December 10, 2019 11:00 a.m.
10 Dec
Meeting the Ethical Challenges of Genomic Medicine

Amy Lynn McGuire, JD, PhD Leon Jaworski Professor of Biomedical Ethics and Director Center for Medical Ethics and Health Policy Baylor College of...

December 10, 2019 12:00 p.m.
10 Dec
Planning for Diminished Capacity and Illness: TIAA Live Webinar

Aging can change many things in a person’s life, including the ability to manage one’s own money. You can learn about the important documents you should...

December 10, 2019 12:00 p.m.
10 Dec
Hands-on Git

In this hands-on workshop, learn how to manage your work with the version control system Git. Git helps keep your files safe from accidental deletion, tracks...

10 Dec
Postcards from the Future: A Woman's Guide to Saving and Investing: TIAA Live Webinar

Fewer years in the workforce. Longer life spans. Women saving for retirement face unique challenges. You can learn what it takes to overcome these challenges...

December 10, 2019 3:00 p.m.

Wednesday, December 11

11 Dec
Pitt-Greensburg: All of Us Research Program

On Monday, November 18, representatives of the All of Us Pennsylvania, in coordination with the University of Pittsburgh, will be on campus conducting visits...

11 Dec
Proposals and Nominations Open

With the leadership of Provost Ann Cudd and Senior Vice Chancellor Kathy Humphrey, the Community Engaged Scholarship Forum featuring the Senior Vice...

December 11, 2019
11 Dec
Box Basics: Getting Started with Cloud Collaboration

Learn how to access, edit, store, share, and comment on files online – for real-time cloud collaboration – from anywhere in the world. Plus, discover the...

December 11, 2019 9:00 a.m.
11 Dec
Talent Center Education Session for Department Admins – Staff

This in-person session will give you a detailed overview on Pitt's new talent acquisition platform, Talent Center, with the help of a training specialist....

December 11, 2019 9:00 a.m.
11 Dec
Genetic Variation

This is a 4-hour workshop. The morning session (10am - 12pm) provides a brief overview of human genetic variations and cancer mutations. The afternoon...

11 Dec
Responsible Investing - Portfolios with Purpose: TIAA Live Webinar

Did you know that responsible investing (RI) enables investors to align their social and environmental principals with their financial goals? This webinar...

December 11, 2019 12:00 p.m.
11 Dec
Talent Center Education Session for Department Admins – Student and All-Temps

This in-person session will give you a detailed overview on Pitt's new talent acquisition platform, Talent Center, with the help of a training specialist....

December 11, 2019 1:00 p.m.