Events Calendar

University Times Events

April 17 - May 16, 2021

Saturday, April 17

17 Apr
Cathedral

This virtual exhibition of art-science works by internationally recognized artists opened March 1. Situating contemporary genetics within a spectrum of past,...

April 17, 2021
Virtual Event
17 Apr
Living Debt Free (Life Solutions Webinar)

Is your wallet full of credit cards, but low on cash? Are most of your paychecks already spoken for in the way of debt payments by the time payday rolls...

April 17, 2021
Virtual Event
17 Apr
Sexual Assault Awareness Month

April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month. During this month we engage in education and dialogue aimed at eradicating sexual violence. It is also a time when...

April 17, 2021
Virtual Event
17 Apr
Posvar Hall

The University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public and International Affairs (GSPIA) and its Center for Analytical Approaches to Social Innovation...

April 17, 2021 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
17 Apr
Senior Recital: Jordan Bender, Percussion

Jordan Bender will present a solo percussion recital for his Senior Capstone Project. The event will be livestreamed over the Music at Pitt YouTube Channel...

April 17, 2021 7:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
17 Apr
Anon(ymous)

Separated from his mother, a young refugee called Anon journeys through the United States, encountering a wide variety of people -- some kind, some dangerous...

April 17, 2021 8:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Sunday, April 18

18 Apr
Cathedral

This virtual exhibition of art-science works by internationally recognized artists opened March 1. Situating contemporary genetics within a spectrum of past,...

April 18, 2021
Virtual Event
18 Apr
Living Debt Free (Life Solutions Webinar)

Is your wallet full of credit cards, but low on cash? Are most of your paychecks already spoken for in the way of debt payments by the time payday rolls...

April 18, 2021
Virtual Event
18 Apr
Sexual Assault Awareness Month

April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month. During this month we engage in education and dialogue aimed at eradicating sexual violence. It is also a time when...

April 18, 2021
Virtual Event
18 Apr
Mark Micchelli

Music on the Edge presents PhD student Mark Micchelli in a concert of solo piano works written by eight University of Pittsburgh graduate student composers:...

April 18, 2021 3:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
18 Apr
2021 Pitt Stars Award

The Film and Media Studies Program & Pitt in Hollywood present the first ever Pitt Stars Award to Creation Station/UPTV founder John Paul Horstmann. The...

April 18, 2021 7:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
18 Apr
Anon(ymous)

Separated from his mother, a young refugee called Anon journeys through the United States, encountering a wide variety of people -- some kind, some dangerous...

April 18, 2021 8:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Monday, April 19

19 Apr
Cathedral

This virtual exhibition of art-science works by internationally recognized artists opened March 1. Situating contemporary genetics within a spectrum of past,...

April 19, 2021
Virtual Event
19 Apr
Living Debt Free (Life Solutions Webinar)

Is your wallet full of credit cards, but low on cash? Are most of your paychecks already spoken for in the way of debt payments by the time payday rolls...

April 19, 2021
Virtual Event
19 Apr
Sexual Assault Awareness Month

April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month. During this month we engage in education and dialogue aimed at eradicating sexual violence. It is also a time when...

April 19, 2021
Virtual Event
19 Apr
A nurse administers a vaccine to a patient

Mainline Pharmacy is partnering with Pitt-Greensburg to offer COVID-19 vaccines to the general community. If you qualify for the COVID-19 vaccine under the...

19 Apr
Colloquium: "From the physiological to the social: Thinking about the human in human-AI interaction"

Abstract How can we develop AI systems that can ethically, competently, and autonomously interact with all people? What does it mean to think about the...

April 19, 2021 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
19 Apr
Introduction to Research Data Management

In this class, learn the fundamentals of keeping your data secure and organized through brief introductions to the core areas of data management: file...

April 19, 2021 11:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
19 Apr
Grading with Canvas Part 2: Using the Gradebook

Learn the features of the Canvas Gradebook. You will learn the tools and settings available for the Canvas Gradebook, and how Canvas can help you calculate...

April 19, 2021 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
19 Apr
Cathedral

Testing QED via precision spectroscopy of positronium Since positronium (Ps) atoms are composed only of leptons they are, for all practical purposes,...

April 19, 2021 4:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
19 Apr
Jazz Talk Episode 3: Universal Tonality

Episode 3 of Jazz Talk hosted by Director of Jazz Studies Nicole Mitchell Gantt will feature bassist and visionary William Parker and his biographer Cisco...

April 19, 2021 6:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
19 Apr
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Pre-registration required: register here. Join writer Erik Schuckers from Pitt's Center for Creativity for this free virtual nine-week workshop for LGBT+...

April 19, 2021 7:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Tuesday, April 20

20 Apr
Cathedral

This virtual exhibition of art-science works by internationally recognized artists opened March 1. Situating contemporary genetics within a spectrum of past,...

April 20, 2021
Virtual Event
20 Apr
Living Debt Free (Life Solutions Webinar)

Is your wallet full of credit cards, but low on cash? Are most of your paychecks already spoken for in the way of debt payments by the time payday rolls...

April 20, 2021
Virtual Event
20 Apr
Sexual Assault Awareness Month

April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month. During this month we engage in education and dialogue aimed at eradicating sexual violence. It is also a time when...

April 20, 2021
Virtual Event
20 Apr
Simulation to Identify Latent System Errors

Division of OB Anesthesiology & Womens Health Grand Rounds Series special guest lecture presented by Allison Lee, MD MS Associate Professor of Anesthesiology...

20 Apr
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...

April 20, 2021 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
20 Apr
Cell Biology Seminar "A Phosphoinositide Signaling Pathway Mediates Lysosomal Membrane Repair"

Xiaojun Tan, PhD Research Assistant Professor Department of Cell Biology & Aging Institute of UPMC University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

April 20, 2021 11:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
20 Apr
Using Electronic Lab Notebooks

The Clinical and Translational Science Institute's (CTSI) Responsible Conduct of Research (RCR) Center serves as a resource for researchers at the University...

April 20, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
20 Apr
Practicing Gratitude to Boost Happiness (Life Solutions Webinar)

In this webinar, we'll learn how practicing gratitude can create a buffer against toxic, negative emotions, understand how it can help to build a resistance...

April 20, 2021 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
20 Apr
Undergraduate Research Days

hosted by Pitt's Office of Undergraduate Research, Scholarship, and Creative Activity and University Library System. The Undergraduate Research Days...

April 20, 2021 3:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Wednesday, April 21

21 Apr
Cathedral

This virtual exhibition of art-science works by internationally recognized artists opened March 1. Situating contemporary genetics within a spectrum of past,...

April 21, 2021
Virtual Event
21 Apr
Living Debt Free (Life Solutions Webinar)

Is your wallet full of credit cards, but low on cash? Are most of your paychecks already spoken for in the way of debt payments by the time payday rolls...

April 21, 2021
Virtual Event
21 Apr
Sexual Assault Awareness Month

April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month. During this month we engage in education and dialogue aimed at eradicating sexual violence. It is also a time when...

April 21, 2021
Virtual Event
21 Apr
Panther Rehab Rounds

Join the Department of PM&R for an invited lecture in the field of physical medicine and rehabilitation. Topics will be of interest to our Residents,...

April 21, 2021 7:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
21 Apr
Painless PubMed

The National Library of Medicine is continuing to develop features in the new PubMed site, anticipated to replace the current PubMed in late spring...

April 21, 2021 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
21 Apr
Pathway Enrichment Analysis & Visualization w/ Open Access Tools

This class focuses on uncovering the biology hidden behind a list of genes that are differentially expressed between two conditions (tumor vs. normal,...

April 21, 2021 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
21 Apr
Undergraduate Research Days

hosted by Pitt's Office of Undergraduate Research, Scholarship, and Creative Activity and University Library System. The Undergraduate Research Days...

April 21, 2021 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
21 Apr
Confronting Research Misconduct - What you need to know

The Clinical and Translational Science Institute's (CTSI) Responsible Conduct of Research (RCR) Center serves as a resource for researchers at the University...

April 21, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
21 Apr
In Their Own Words: Mental Health and Student Academic Success

Join Pitt undergrad and grad students for a new installment of the Teaching Center’s Understanding Our Students series. In this virtual panel we will hear...

April 21, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
21 Apr
Loss of mitochondrial quality control by mitophagy during obesity: implications and mechanism

Presented by: Michael J Jurczak, PhD Assistant Professor of Medicine (Endocrinology and Metabolism) University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine --- This...

April 21, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
21 Apr
Staff Council General Meeting

Join us for our April 17th Staff Council general meeting from 12 to 1! Register Here: https://pitt.co1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_3WzhqCBULJ4lVWZ

April 21, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
21 Apr
10th Annual Mitchell P. Fink Scholar Day

An afternoon of virtual abstract presentations focused on critical care medicine featuring faculty, fellows, residents and medical students. Keynote...

April 21, 2021 1:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
21 Apr
Undergraduate Research Days

hosted by Pitt's Office of Undergraduate Research, Scholarship, and Creative Activity and University Library System. The Undergraduate Research Days...

April 21, 2021 1:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
21 Apr
Dr. Takao Hensch

Joint Neurobiology/Neuroscience Virtual Seminar Dr. Takao Hensch Professor of Molecular & Cellular BIology, and Neurology Harvard University “Balancing...

April 21, 2021 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
21 Apr
HEP Seminar: Andrew Whitbeck (Texas Tech)

The Light Dark Matter eXperiment The constituents of dark matter are still unknown, and the viable possibilities span a very large mass range. Specific...

April 21, 2021 3:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
21 Apr
GI Grand Rounds - Pediatric Gastroenterology Presentations

Speakers: Pediatric GI Fellows

April 21, 2021 5:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
21 Apr
A Black Is...Black Ain’t Salon Finale

*Event 5 in Black Is...Black Ain't | Black Study 2.0* A live broadcast of an in-person salon featuring poet Terrance Hayes, Dawn Lundy Martin and Angie Cruz...

April 21, 2021 6:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
21 Apr
Women's History Month Trivia Night

Are you competitive? Are you looking to learn and have fun? Join your fellow Business & Auxiliary Services staff for a virtual trivia night happy hour...

April 21, 2021 6:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
21 Apr
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Pre-registration required: register here. Join writer Erik Schuckers from Pitt's Center for Creativity for this free virtual nine-week workshop for LGBT+...

April 21, 2021 7:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
21 Apr
Watch Party Wednesday: The Little Prince

The Little Prince: 2015, France, Family Adventure, PG, 1h 50m The Aviator introduces a girl to a world where she rediscovers her childhood and learns that...

April 21, 2021 7:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
21 Apr
Anon(ymous)

Separated from his mother, a young refugee called Anon journeys through the United States, encountering a wide variety of people -- some kind, some dangerous...

April 21, 2021 8:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Thursday, April 22

22 Apr
Cathedral

This virtual exhibition of art-science works by internationally recognized artists opened March 1. Situating contemporary genetics within a spectrum of past,...

April 22, 2021
Virtual Event
22 Apr
Living Debt Free (Life Solutions Webinar)

Is your wallet full of credit cards, but low on cash? Are most of your paychecks already spoken for in the way of debt payments by the time payday rolls...

April 22, 2021
Virtual Event
22 Apr
Sexual Assault Awareness Month

April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month. During this month we engage in education and dialogue aimed at eradicating sexual violence. It is also a time when...

April 22, 2021
Virtual Event
22 Apr
Pediatric Grand Rounds: “The Missing Link Between Puberty, Reproduction, and Metabolism”

Sally Radovick, MD Professor, Department of Pediatrics Senior Associate Dean for Clinical and Translational Research Robert Wood Johnson Medical...

April 22, 2021 8:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
22 Apr
Improving Sleep and Quality of Life in Lung Cancer Survivors

Grace Dean, associate professor, School of Nursing, University of Buffalo, and Misol Kwon, PhD student, School of Nursing, Unviersity of Buffalo, will...

April 22, 2021 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
22 Apr
Undergraduate Research Days

hosted by Pitt's Office of Undergraduate Research, Scholarship, and Creative Activity and University Library System. The Undergraduate Research Days...

April 22, 2021 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
22 Apr
Adobe Acrobat Skill Builder: Go Paperless

For this Acrobat Skill Builder, Adobe is celebrating Earth Day by going paperless. Join Adobe Evangelist Lori DeFurio to see how easy it is to go digital...

April 22, 2021 11:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
22 Apr
Structural Mechanisms of Membrane Fusion: From Virus-Cell to Cell-Cell

Molecular Biophysics/Structural Biology Seminar Jeffrey Lee, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathobiology, University of...

April 22, 2021 11:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
22 Apr
Mobility and Human Rights in European Integration

Chair: John Lyon, Chair of the German Department, University of Pittsburgh Speakers: Schengen’ in fin de siècle Europe? Borderless Mobility in the...

April 22, 2021 11:30 a.m.
Virtual Event
22 Apr
Ron Donoughe

Join this week's featured author and painter, Ron Donoughe, in our virtual book club series, “Authors and Anecdotes”, as he discusses his book, Brownsville...

April 22, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
22 Apr
Command Line Basics: Questions Hour

Have questions about getting started with command line? Register to receive access to a pre-recorded video covering the basics of command line skills for...

April 22, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
22 Apr
Is More Always Better? A Non-Parametric Analysis of Nurse Staffing and Hospital Readmissions

Nursing Health Services and Policy Research Colloquium Presented by the Nursing Health Services and Policy Research Hub. Guest speaker is Olga Yakusheva,...

April 22, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
22 Apr
Pitt CSD Research Roundtable Speaker Series

1st year PhD student presentations, CSD 3048 Monique Tardif, Emily Goldberg, Pitt CSD

April 22, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
22 Apr
Epi Seminar - Leena Sharma

Tackling Obstacles to Development of Strategies to Prevent Poor Outcomes in Knee Osteoarthritis Leena Sharma, MD. Chang-Lee Professor of Preventive...

April 22, 2021 12:10 p.m.
Virtual Event
22 Apr
Adobe XD and Adobe Stock: Design for the Future

Some things are just better together — like combining the power of Adobe XD and Adobe Stock. This Earth Day, April 22, you’ll hear from experienced UI/UX...

April 22, 2021 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
22 Apr
Dr. Jagdish N. and Madhu Sheth

Each year the University of Pittsburgh recognizes faculty members and young alumni for their contributions around the world. On April 8th and April 22nd,...

April 22, 2021 1:00 p.m.
22 Apr
Cathedral

Microbiology and Immunology Graduate Program PhD Defense: Unraveling the complexity of mid-gestation placental immunity Advisor: Liza Konnikova, MD,...

April 22, 2021 4:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
22 Apr
Dr. M. Lisa Manning - How do Single Cells Program Collective Behavior at the Scale of Tissues and Organs?

Seminar Speaker Dr. M. Lisa Manning, PhD Department of Physics - Syracuse University Abstract In multicellular organisms, properly programmed...

April 22, 2021 4:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
22 Apr
Sunduz Keles‬ (U. Wisconsin) - Identifying Effector Genes of Human GWAS Variants by INFIMA

This week's Biostatistics Seminar speaker will be Dr. Sunduz Keles from the Departments of Statistics and Biostatistics & Medical Informatics at the...

April 22, 2021 4:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
22 Apr
Group Fitness: Dance Around the World

Dance the Samba in Brazil, Tarantella in Italy, or Bhangra in India as you see the world through dance! Join Campus Recreation every Thursday from 6-7 PM in...

April 22, 2021 6:00 p.m.
22 Apr
Anon(ymous)

Separated from his mother, a young refugee called Anon journeys through the United States, encountering a wide variety of people -- some kind, some dangerous...

April 22, 2021 8:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
22 Apr
Voices: Celebrating the Beauty and Diversity of America's Literary Landscape

All Pitt campuses are welcome to participate in Pitt-Greensburg's new reading series, Voices: Celebrating the Beauty and Diversity of America's Literary...

April 22, 2021 8:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Friday, April 23

23 Apr
Cathedral

This virtual exhibition of art-science works by internationally recognized artists opened March 1. Situating contemporary genetics within a spectrum of past,...

April 23, 2021
Virtual Event
23 Apr
Living Debt Free (Life Solutions Webinar)

Is your wallet full of credit cards, but low on cash? Are most of your paychecks already spoken for in the way of debt payments by the time payday rolls...

April 23, 2021
Virtual Event
23 Apr
Sexual Assault Awareness Month

April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month. During this month we engage in education and dialogue aimed at eradicating sexual violence. It is also a time when...

April 23, 2021
Virtual Event
23 Apr
Center for Health Equity Focused Writing Sessions

In our friendly Zoom meetings, you can work on class papers, reports, manuscripts, grant proposals, sermons, theses, or dissertations--or whatever you need...

April 23, 2021 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
23 Apr
Flex@Pitt: Using Classroom Technology

The Teaching Center's Classroom Services team will offer training sessions to faculty, staff and TAs who want to gain experience with the Zoom Room hardware...

April 23, 2021 10:00 a.m.
23 Apr
Astro Lunch: Kavlian Moodley (UKZN)

Title/Abstract: TBD

April 23, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
23 Apr
The Childhood Risk to Develop Anxiety and Depression: A Translational Neuroscience Approach

Pitt Psychiatry We are honored to feature the work of Ned Kalin, MD when we welcome him to Pittsburgh for the April 23rd Distinguished Scientist Lecture...

April 23, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
23 Apr
Cathedral

Designated as a Public Health Grand Rounds event, our 18th Annual CC Li Memorial Lecture will feature Dr. Kathryn Roeder. Dr. Roeder is the UPMC Professor of...

April 23, 2021 12:10 p.m.
Virtual Event
23 Apr
Advanced PowerPoint For Presentations

This hands-on workshop demonstrates ways to incorporate design, images, videos, and transitions into your PowerPoint presentations. We will discuss...

April 23, 2021 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
23 Apr
Cathedral

Biomedical Informatics Graduate Program PhD Defense: Acceleration Signals in Determining Gait-Related Difficulties and the Motor Skill of Walking in Older...

April 23, 2021 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
23 Apr
Flex@Pitt: Using Classroom Technology

The Teaching Center's Classroom Services team will offer training sessions to faculty, staff and TAs who want to gain experience with the Zoom Room hardware...

April 23, 2021 1:00 p.m.
23 Apr
Anon(ymous)

Separated from his mother, a young refugee called Anon journeys through the United States, encountering a wide variety of people -- some kind, some dangerous...

April 23, 2021 8:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Saturday, April 24

24 Apr
Cathedral

This virtual exhibition of art-science works by internationally recognized artists opened March 1. Situating contemporary genetics within a spectrum of past,...

April 24, 2021
Virtual Event
24 Apr
Sexual Assault Awareness Month

April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month. During this month we engage in education and dialogue aimed at eradicating sexual violence. It is also a time when...

April 24, 2021
Virtual Event
24 Apr
Student reading in front of Blaisdell Hall

A contactless food-raising event sponsored by Pitt-Bradford Arts. Put food in the back of your car, drive up to the drop-off station and pop your trunk....

24 Apr
Anon(ymous)

Separated from his mother, a young refugee called Anon journeys through the United States, encountering a wide variety of people -- some kind, some dangerous...

April 24, 2021 8:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Sunday, April 25

25 Apr
Cathedral

This virtual exhibition of art-science works by internationally recognized artists opened March 1. Situating contemporary genetics within a spectrum of past,...

April 25, 2021
Virtual Event
25 Apr
Sexual Assault Awareness Month

April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month. During this month we engage in education and dialogue aimed at eradicating sexual violence. It is also a time when...

April 25, 2021
Virtual Event
25 Apr
Warner N. Sabio, Sr.  Performs Jazz Poetry and Spoken Word

Warner N. Sabio, Sr. will present a jazz poetry/spoken word performance from the stage of Bellefield Hall Auditorium. His approach to this performance will...

April 25, 2021 3:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
25 Apr
Anon(ymous)

Separated from his mother, a young refugee called Anon journeys through the United States, encountering a wide variety of people -- some kind, some dangerous...

April 25, 2021 8:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Monday, April 26

26 Apr
Cathedral

This virtual exhibition of art-science works by internationally recognized artists opened March 1. Situating contemporary genetics within a spectrum of past,...

April 26, 2021
Virtual Event
26 Apr
Sexual Assault Awareness Month

April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month. During this month we engage in education and dialogue aimed at eradicating sexual violence. It is also a time when...

April 26, 2021
Virtual Event
26 Apr
A nurse administers a vaccine to a patient

Mainline Pharmacy is partnering with Pitt-Greensburg to offer COVID-19 vaccines to the general community. If you qualify for the COVID-19 vaccine under the...

26 Apr
Cathedral

Microbiology and Immunology Graduate Program PhD Defense: The function of IL-17F in infectxion and inflammation Advisor: Sarah Gaffen, PhD Committee Chair:...

April 26, 2021 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
26 Apr
New Approaches to Political Ecology (Lightning Style Roundtable)

This lightning style roundtable explores new scholarship in environmental history using the framework of political ecology. It brings together five advanced...

April 26, 2021 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
26 Apr
Cathedral

"Exploring Data and Clinical Knowledge Driven Computer-Aided Sequential Diagnosis System in Emergency Department" Intelligent Systems...

April 26, 2021 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
26 Apr
Desire and Argument in Plato’s Gorgias

Dr. Frisbee Sheffield of Cambridge University Abstract: Scholarship on the Gorgias is preoccupied with two things. The first is that that interlocutors are...

April 26, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
26 Apr
Social Justice and Tech Reading Group: A Discussion with Digital Privacy Scholar Chris Gilliard

On April 26 at noon, the Social Justice and Tech Reading Group will host Dr. Chris Gilliard (@hypervisible) for a discussion of his work. Please register for...

April 26, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
26 Apr
Hands-On GitHub for Version Control

Are you curious about version control and project management with Github, but haven't had an opportunity to test out its features? Attend this hands-on...

April 26, 2021 2:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
26 Apr
CVD Epidemiology Journal Club

The Cardiovascular Disease (CVD) Epidemiology Journal Club is a forum for scientific interaction between the cardiovascular epidemiology trainees,...

April 26, 2021 3:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
26 Apr
Pitt/CMU Colloquium: Djuna Croon (TRIUMP)

Cosmological Signatures of New Physics Abstract TBD

April 26, 2021 4:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
26 Apr
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Pre-registration required: register here. Join writer Erik Schuckers from Pitt's Center for Creativity for this free virtual nine-week workshop for LGBT+...

April 26, 2021 7:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Tuesday, April 27

27 Apr
Cathedral

This virtual exhibition of art-science works by internationally recognized artists opened March 1. Situating contemporary genetics within a spectrum of past,...

April 27, 2021
Virtual Event
27 Apr
Sexual Assault Awareness Month

April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month. During this month we engage in education and dialogue aimed at eradicating sexual violence. It is also a time when...

April 27, 2021
Virtual Event
27 Apr
Introduction to Measuring Research Impact

In this class, learn the fundamentals of keeping your data secure and organized through brief introductions to the core areas of data management: file...

April 27, 2021 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
27 Apr
campus

Supervisors have a lot on their plates, so it can be easy to forget that one the most important things a supervisor can manage is themselves. This online...

April 27, 2021 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
27 Apr
Cell Biology Seminar “Quantitative proteomics for understanding epigenetic cancer mechanisms”

Benjamin A. Garcia, PhD, FRSC John McCrea Dickson M.D. Presidential Professor Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics University of Pennsylvania, The...

April 27, 2021 11:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
27 Apr
campus

Spring is in the air and so are updates from Human Research Protections. Whether you are a seasoned pro or a rookie, please join us for this spring training...

April 27, 2021 11:00 a.m.
Virtual Event

Wednesday, April 28

28 Apr
Cathedral

This virtual exhibition of art-science works by internationally recognized artists opened March 1. Situating contemporary genetics within a spectrum of past,...

April 28, 2021
Virtual Event
28 Apr
Sexual Assault Awareness Month

April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month. During this month we engage in education and dialogue aimed at eradicating sexual violence. It is also a time when...

April 28, 2021
Virtual Event
28 Apr
VMI/HVI Research Conference

Presented by: Enrico Novelli, MD, MS Associate Professor of Medicine (Hematology/Oncology) Section Chief, Benign Hematology Director, UPMC Adult Sickle Cell...

April 28, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
28 Apr
Dr. Kamran Khodakhah

Joint Neurobiology/Neuroscience Virtual Seminar Dr. Kamran Khodakhah Professor of Neuroscience, Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences Albert Einstein College of...

April 28, 2021 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
28 Apr
Shouvik Mukherjee: Bose-Einstein Condensation of Polaritons in a Ring Microcavity

Bose-Einstein Condensation of Polaritons in a Ring Microcavity Excitons are bound states of electrons and holes formed when light is absorbed in a...

April 28, 2021 3:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
28 Apr
Atlas of AI: Power, Politics and the Planetary Costs of Artificial Intelligence with Dr. Kate Crawford

In this talk, Dr. Kate Crawford shares a preview of her new book Atlas of AI: Power, Politics, and the Planetary Costs of Artificial Intelligence, published...

April 28, 2021 5:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
28 Apr
GI Grand Rounds - Endoscopic & Radiologic Unknowns

Speakers: Adeyinka Adejumo, MD - GI Fellow, Year I Karen Chiu, MD, PhD - GI Fellow, Year II

April 28, 2021 5:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
28 Apr
Virtual Diversity Book Club

Please join the Department of Medicine Office of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion another invigorating Virtual Diversity Book Club. Our book of choice this...

April 28, 2021 6:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
28 Apr
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Pre-registration required: register here. Join writer Erik Schuckers from Pitt's Center for Creativity for this free virtual nine-week workshop for LGBT+...

April 28, 2021 7:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
28 Apr
Watch Party Wednesday: Mirai

Mirai: 2018, Japan, Family Fantasy, PG, 1h 40m A young boy named Kun feels forgotten by his family when his little sister Mirai arrives. Running away from...

April 28, 2021 7:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Thursday, April 29

29 Apr
Cathedral

This virtual exhibition of art-science works by internationally recognized artists opened March 1. Situating contemporary genetics within a spectrum of past,...

April 29, 2021
Virtual Event
29 Apr
Sexual Assault Awareness Month

April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month. During this month we engage in education and dialogue aimed at eradicating sexual violence. It is also a time when...

April 29, 2021
Virtual Event
29 Apr
Andrew Garner, MD

Andrew Garner, MD, PhD, FAAP Advances in developmental sciences are allowing for a more sophisticated understanding of how early experiences, both adverse...

April 29, 2021 8:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
29 Apr
Dissertation Defense: Daniel Petrov

"IoT-Driven Scheduling of Residential HVAC and Virtual Bus Lanes for Energy Savings" Department of Computer Science Committee: Panos Chrysanthis Daniel...

April 29, 2021 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
29 Apr
Cathedral

Biomedical Informatics Graduate Program PhD Defense: Signature Modeling to Predict HER2-targeted Therapeutic Response in HER2-positive Breast Cancer...

April 29, 2021 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
29 Apr
To Fold or Not to Fold: Chaperone-mediated Client Remodeling Revealed in Atomic Detail

Molecular Biophysics/Structural Biology Seminar David Agard, Ph.D., Professor, Departments of Biochemistry & Biophysics and Pharmaceutical Chemistry,...

April 29, 2021 11:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
29 Apr
Transgender Inclusion in the College Classroom

This workshop introduces participants to strategies for cultivating a classroom inclusive of trans and gender nonconforming students. In this interactive...

April 29, 2021 11:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
29 Apr
Creating Inclusive Spaces for Survivors

This workshop will provide faculty and staff members with tips for creating trauma informed spaces that can help survivors feel safe and comfortable on...

April 29, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
29 Apr
Epi Seminar - Maria Brooks & Stephen Wisniewski

Prevention and Treatment of Thromboembolic Events in those with a COVID-19 Infection: The ACTIV4 Experience Maria M. Brooks, PhD. Professor, Epidemiology...

April 29, 2021 12:10 p.m.
Virtual Event
29 Apr
Preoperative Optimization: Should I Jump on the Bandwagon?

Department of Anesthesiology & Perioperative Medicine Grand Rounds lecture presented by Matthew D. McEvoy, MD; Professor of Anesthesiology and Surgery;...

April 29, 2021 5:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
29 Apr
hands collaborating

Bringing together poets, artists, and health scholars to discuss issues of justice and equity as it relates to race, class, gender, and sexual orientation in...

April 29, 2021 6:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Friday, April 30

30 Apr
Cathedral

This virtual exhibition of art-science works by internationally recognized artists opened March 1. Situating contemporary genetics within a spectrum of past,...

April 30, 2021
Virtual Event
30 Apr
Sexual Assault Awareness Month

April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month. During this month we engage in education and dialogue aimed at eradicating sexual violence. It is also a time when...

April 30, 2021
Virtual Event
30 Apr
Center for Health Equity Focused Writing Sessions

In our friendly Zoom meetings, you can work on class papers, reports, manuscripts, grant proposals, sermons, theses, or dissertations--or whatever you need...

April 30, 2021 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
30 Apr
Microsoft Excel 2019: Worksheet, Formula, and Chart Fundamentals

In this workshop, faculty and staff will learn about building spreadsheets, worksheet fundamentals, working with basic formulas, and creating charts.

April 30, 2021 9:30 a.m.
Virtual Event
30 Apr
Flex@Pitt: Using Classroom Technology

The Teaching Center's Classroom Services team will offer training sessions to faculty, staff and TAs who want to gain experience with the Zoom Room hardware...

April 30, 2021 10:00 a.m.
30 Apr
DINS Speaker Series: "The Aftermath of the Smart City Hype"

DINS SPEAKER SERIES: “The Aftermath of the Smart City Hype” Dr. Julio Arauz Associate Professor and Director of the J. Warren McClure School of Emerging...

April 30, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
30 Apr
Michael Murphy

In this workshop, Professor Michael W. Murphy will introduce students to the academic job market process, discuss a few tips and tricks, and answer any...

April 30, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
30 Apr
GI Research Rounds: "Enteric and Autonomic Neural Circuits in Hirschsprung Disease Mouse Models"

Speaker: Kristen Smith-Edwards, PhD - Post Doctoral Research Fellow - Enteric Research Group, Dept. of Neurobiology - Pittsburgh Center for Pain Research

April 30, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
30 Apr
night view of Pittsburgh city skyline

A conversation, moderated by Dr. John Wallace, Vice Provost of Faculty Diversity & Development, with Professor Nicole Mitchell Gantt and Dr. James Johnson...

April 30, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
30 Apr
Proposal Defense: Maryam Karimi

"On contextual decision making and action enforcing applications in wireless networks and IoT using SDN as a platform" Department of Informatics and...

April 30, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
30 Apr
Flex@Pitt: Using Classroom Technology

The Teaching Center's Classroom Services team will offer training sessions to faculty, staff and TAs who want to gain experience with the Zoom Room hardware...

April 30, 2021 1:00 p.m.

Saturday, May 1

01 May
Cathedral

This virtual exhibition of art-science works by internationally recognized artists opened March 1. Situating contemporary genetics within a spectrum of past,...

May 01, 2021
Virtual Event

Sunday, May 2

02 May
Cathedral

This virtual exhibition of art-science works by internationally recognized artists opened March 1. Situating contemporary genetics within a spectrum of past,...

May 02, 2021
Virtual Event
02 May
graduates processing during in-person event

Celebrate the academic achievement of the our 2020-21 graduates as they become our newest cohort of alumni at our 71st Convocation. Family and friends are...

May 02, 2021 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Monday, May 3

03 May
Cathedral

This virtual exhibition of art-science works by internationally recognized artists opened March 1. Situating contemporary genetics within a spectrum of past,...

May 03, 2021
Virtual Event
03 May
Colleen McClung, PhD, Professor of Psychiatry and Clinical and Translational Science

“Translational studies of circadian rhythms and psychiatry” The overall goal of our work is to understand the mechanisms that lead to psychiatric disorders...

May 03, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
03 May
CVD Epidemiology Journal Club

The Cardiovascular Disease (CVD) Epidemiology Journal Club is a forum for scientific interaction between the cardiovascular epidemiology trainees,...

May 03, 2021 3:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
03 May
Cathedral

Title and Abstract TBD

May 03, 2021 4:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Tuesday, May 4

04 May
Cathedral

This virtual exhibition of art-science works by internationally recognized artists opened March 1. Situating contemporary genetics within a spectrum of past,...

May 04, 2021
Virtual Event
04 May
Study Closeout and Archiving

The Clinical and Translational Science Institute's (CTSI) Responsible Conduct of Research (RCR) Center serves as a resource for researchers at the University...

May 04, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
04 May
Canvas for Administrative Support Staff

This webinar will introduce Canvas to those who provide administrative support to Pitt faculty. We will focus on both how Canvas works together with...

May 04, 2021 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Wednesday, May 5

05 May
Cathedral

This virtual exhibition of art-science works by internationally recognized artists opened March 1. Situating contemporary genetics within a spectrum of past,...

May 05, 2021
Virtual Event
05 May
Cathedral

Cellular and Molecular Pathology Graduate Program PhD Defense: Determining the Effects of Wnt Signaling in the Alleviation of Cholestasis Via the Promotion...

May 05, 2021 11:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
05 May
Distinguished Lecturer Series

Distinguished Lecturer: Serpil Erzurum, MD Chair, Lerner Research Institute Cleveland Clinic --- This lecture is part of the Research Conference...

May 05, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
05 May
Pregnant woman

All are welcome to join us for this installment of our town hall series—This Is Not "Normal": Allyship and Advocacy in the Age of COVID-19—which focuses on...

May 05, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
05 May
GSPIA Classroom

Join us virtually for an information session for prospective students of our part-time Master of Public Policy and Management program for midcareer...

May 05, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
05 May
HEP Seminar: Steven Schramm (Geneva)

Title and Abstract TBD

May 05, 2021 3:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
05 May
GI Grand Rounds:  Guidelines and Literature Review

Speakers: Ricardo Cabello, MD - Gastroenterology Fellow, Year I Jonathan Wilen, MD - Gastroenterology Fellow, Year I

May 05, 2021 5:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Thursday, May 6

06 May
Cathedral

This virtual exhibition of art-science works by internationally recognized artists opened March 1. Situating contemporary genetics within a spectrum of past,...

May 06, 2021
Virtual Event
06 May
Charles Berul, MD

Charles I. Berul, M.D. The Van Metre Companies Endowed Chair of Cardiology Co-Director, Children’s National Heart Institute Professor of Pediatrics and...

May 06, 2021 8:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
06 May
Barbara Ras

Join this week's featured author, Barbara Ras, in our virtual book club series, “Authors and Anecdotes”, as she discusses her book, Blues of Heaven. In...

May 06, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
06 May
Mixed Reality in Higher Ed Teaching

Drew Davidson, is a professor, producer, and player of interactive media. He is the director and teaching professor of the Entertainment Technology Center...

May 06, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Friday, May 7

07 May
Cathedral

This virtual exhibition of art-science works by internationally recognized artists opened March 1. Situating contemporary genetics within a spectrum of past,...

May 07, 2021
Virtual Event
07 May
GI Research Rounds: "Dietary Prevention of Colon Cancer"

Speaker: Stephen J.D. O'Keefe, MD - Professor of Medicine - Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition

May 07, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Saturday, May 8

08 May
Cathedral

This virtual exhibition of art-science works by internationally recognized artists opened March 1. Situating contemporary genetics within a spectrum of past,...

May 08, 2021
Virtual Event

Sunday, May 9

09 May
Cathedral

This virtual exhibition of art-science works by internationally recognized artists opened March 1. Situating contemporary genetics within a spectrum of past,...

May 09, 2021
Virtual Event

Monday, May 10

10 May
Cathedral

This virtual exhibition of art-science works by internationally recognized artists opened March 1. Situating contemporary genetics within a spectrum of past,...

May 10, 2021
Virtual Event
10 May
Virtual 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...

May 10, 2021 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
10 May
Inclusive Teaching and Why It Matters

We kick-off the 2021 Provost's Diversity Institute for Faculty Development with a panel of faculty members from across the University who have been...

May 10, 2021 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
10 May
Microsoft PowerPoint: Punch Up Your Presentation

A dynamic presentation begins with sound fundamentals. Learn how to format slides, use themes, insert and edit pictures, apply transitions, add animation,...

May 10, 2021 2:30 p.m.
Virtual Event

Tuesday, May 11

11 May
Cathedral

This virtual exhibition of art-science works by internationally recognized artists opened March 1. Situating contemporary genetics within a spectrum of past,...

May 11, 2021
Virtual Event
11 May
Ethical Dilemmas in Obstetric Anesthesia

Division of OB Anesthesiology & Womens Health Grand Rounds Series special guest lecture presented by Caitlin Sutton, MD Assistant Professor of Pediatric and...

11 May
Halfway There: A Retirement Checkpoint (TIAA Live Webinar)

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

May 11, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
11 May
Try Your Hand at Fresco on the iPad (and iPhone)

Explore a whole new world of digital drawing and painting with Adobe Fresco. Paint with ‘live brushes’ that give you a natural feel of flowing paint or...

May 11, 2021 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
11 May
Lifetime Income: Paycheck for Life (TIAA Live Webinar)

You diversify your investment portfolio before retirement to help offset risk. A similar strategy can help see you through retirement. Learn how creating a...

May 11, 2021 3:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Wednesday, May 12

12 May
Cathedral

This virtual exhibition of art-science works by internationally recognized artists opened March 1. Situating contemporary genetics within a spectrum of past,...

May 12, 2021
Virtual Event
12 May
From Network Medicine to Drug Development: Targeting NEDD9 in Pulmonary Vascular Disease

Presented by: Bradley Maron, MD Associate Physician, Brigham and Women's Hospital Associate Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School --- This lecture...

May 12, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
12 May
Responsible Investing: Portfolios with Purpose (TIAA Live Webinar)

Make an impact with a social choice. Did you know that responsible investing enables investors to align their social and environmental principals with their...

May 12, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
12 May
Cathedral

Cellular and Molecular Pathology Graduate Program PhD Defense: YAP1 Signaling in Hepatobiliary Development and Oncogenesis Advisor: Satdarshan Monga,...

May 12, 2021 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
12 May
HEP Seminar: Carlos Tamarit (Technical University of Munich)

Title and Abstract TBD

May 12, 2021 3:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
12 May
Money at Work 2: Sharpening Investment Skills (TIAA Live Webinar)

Feel more secure in your savings strategy by verifying you’re on the right track. And if you’re off track, know what adjustments you need to make. Learn how...

May 12, 2021 3:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
12 May
Steve Davidson, Ph.D.

Pittsburgh Center for Pain Research Seminar Series Steve Davidson, Ph.D. University of Cincinnati Translational approaches using human sensory neurons.

May 12, 2021 3:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
12 May
GI Grand Rounds - Case Presentation

Speaker: Jacob Lipkin, MD - Gastroenterology Fellow, Year II - Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition

May 12, 2021 5:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Thursday, May 13

13 May
Cathedral

This virtual exhibition of art-science works by internationally recognized artists opened March 1. Situating contemporary genetics within a spectrum of past,...

May 13, 2021
Virtual Event
13 May
Pediatric Grand Rounds: “Religion and Pediatric Medical Decision Making: Conflict, Understanding, and Accommodation”

Armand H. Matheny Antommaria, MD, PhD Director, Ethics Center, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center While the United States is becoming more...

May 13, 2021 8:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
13 May
campus

Armand H. Antommaria, MD, PhD Lee Ault Carter Chair of Pediatric Ethics Professor of Pediatrics, University of Cincinnati Abstract: While the United States...

May 13, 2021 8:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
13 May
Aging Institute Research Seminar

As part of the Aging Research Webinar Series, Jonathan David Brown, MD, Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine at Vanderbilt...

May 13, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
13 May
Creative Gardening for Any Space

Gardens can thrive in small urban spaces, patios, containers and larger suburban yards. Explore how to choose the plants you are most interested in growing...

May 13, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
13 May
The 411 on 529 College Savings Plans (TIAA Live Webinar)

You can learn how 529 college savings plans work and how to invest in one for a child, grandchild, yourself or another loved one. Learn more about TIAA live...

May 13, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Friday, May 14

14 May
Cathedral

This virtual exhibition of art-science works by internationally recognized artists opened March 1. Situating contemporary genetics within a spectrum of past,...

May 14, 2021
Virtual Event
14 May
Cathedral

Center for Neuroscience - School of Medicine/Neurobiology Graduate Program PhD Defense: The role of primary afferents from different levels of the neuraxins...

May 14, 2021 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
14 May
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...

May 14, 2021 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
14 May
Cathedral

Our keynote speaker this year is Dr. Gregory Petsko, a former endowed professor in Neurology and Neuroscience at Weill Cornell Medical College and currently...

May 14, 2021 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
14 May
Kayhan Batmanghelich, PhD

Kayhan Batmanghelich, PhD, assistant professor of biomedical informatics, School of Medicine, assistant professor of computer science, School of Computing...

May 14, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
14 May
Pitt Psychiatry - Addressing the Trauma-Related Mental Health Needs of Our Veterans

Our next Clinical Grand Rounds will address how clinicians from Pitt Psychiatry and the VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System are working together to address the...

May 14, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Saturday, May 15

15 May
Cathedral

This virtual exhibition of art-science works by internationally recognized artists opened March 1. Situating contemporary genetics within a spectrum of past,...

May 15, 2021
Virtual Event

Sunday, May 16

16 May
Cathedral

This virtual exhibition of art-science works by internationally recognized artists opened March 1. Situating contemporary genetics within a spectrum of past,...

May 16, 2021
Virtual Event

April 17 - May 16, 2021