Events Calendar

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Wednesday, October 16

16 Oct
Cathedral

So often, the holidays are depicted as a time of blissful good cheer and family connection. Why do so many of us feel busy, pressured, or lonely each year...

October 16, 2019
16 Oct
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 Oct
Pitt-Greensburg Fall Into the Streets

The Pitt-Greensburg campus community is participating in the annual Fall Into the Streets. Capping off this weeklong opportunity to volunteer in the greater...

October 16, 2019 7:30 a.m.
16 Oct
Pitt-Greensburg: All of Us Research Program

Representatives of the All of Us Pennsylvania, in coordination with the University of Pittsburgh, will be on campus conducting visits with individuals...

16 Oct
Research Metrics and Publication Reports

Learn about Pitt's toolbox for presenting quantitative research impact reports in support of grant applications, appointment and tenure portfolio, and...

16 Oct
Flu Shot Clinic - Bradford

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...

16 Oct
Fraternity and Sorority Life Blood Drive

Greek Week will be sponsoring a Vitalant Blood Drive. To make an appointment, vist https://www.vitalant.org , and under the drop-down "Donate" option there...

October 16, 2019 11:00 a.m.
16 Oct
International Food Trucks

Back by popular demand, the International Week Committee has invited several of the most popular food trucks in the city to share their innovative and...

October 16, 2019 11:00 a.m.
16 Oct
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!

October 16, 2019 11:30 a.m.
16 Oct
Artful Wednesdays: Conscious Soca

Groove to the calypso rhythms and sounds of Trinidad and Tobago FREE during lunch in Nordy's! Free Lunch! No need to sign up, just show up and bring all your...

October 16, 2019 12:00 p.m.
16 Oct
City of Asylum Exiled Writers

This presentation will feature exiled writers who are part of City of Asylum's Exiled Writer Residency Program, which is a long-term residency for literary...

October 16, 2019 12:00 p.m.
16 Oct
ECE Graduate Seminar - Professor Gurudev Dutt

A key feature of quantum physics is the existence of superpositions of single and many-particle quantum states, usually referred to as quantum coherence and...

October 16, 2019 12:00 p.m.
16 Oct
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...

October 16, 2019 12:00 p.m.
16 Oct
Understanding Health Savings Accounts (HSAs): TIAA Live Webinar

You may know about the tax advantages of contributing to a Health Savings Account (HSA), but did you know that HSAs are also a way to save for health care in...

October 16, 2019 12:00 p.m.
16 Oct
William (Chet) de Groat, Phd 51—Years As A Pitt Faculty Icon

This symposium at Science 2019 recognizes the unparalleled basic/clinical research advances, teaching, and mentoring that have been provided to the...

October 16, 2019 2:00 p.m.
16 Oct
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...

October 16, 2019 3:00 p.m.
16 Oct
Pitt Momentum Funds: Information Session

On October 16, 2019 and October 17, 2019, University reprentatives are hosting an informational session focused on answering questions about the Pitt...

October 16, 2019 3:00 p.m.
16 Oct
 Michael G. Wells Entrepreneurial Scholars Lecture

We are proud to present a panel of University of Pittsburgh innovators & past Michael G. Wells competitors who have moved on to create a startup company...

October 16, 2019 4:00 p.m.
16 Oct
Green Speakeasy

Join us for an invited talk, light snacks, and 2 free drinks. RSVP required at engineering.pitt.edu/GreenSpeakeasy

October 16, 2019 4:00 p.m.
16 Oct
Transition Design: A Transdisciplinary Approach to Sustainable Futures

Please join us for the next meeting of the Environmental Humanities Research Seminar! Hajira Qazi, a doctoral student in Transition Design at CMU, will...

16 Oct
EndNote Basics Workshop

Each EndNote session will cover an introduction to EndNote, adding entries to an EndNote library, and using EndNote to create in-text citations and...

October 16, 2019 5:00 p.m.
16 Oct
Innovation Showcase

For consecutive years, Pitt innovators have had record-breaking results for innovation. In FY2019, Pitt innovators were issued 91 U.S. patents and formed 17...

October 16, 2019 5:00 p.m.
16 Oct
Pitt-Johnstown Spanish Week:  a brief history of El Sistema

“How Latin America changed the world of classical music: A brief history of El Sistema” will be presented by Maestro James Blachly, Music Director of the...

16 Oct
CEC in Homewood One-Year Anniversary

The Community Engagement Center in Homewood is turning one! Celebrate the partnership between the University and the community, while enjoying good food and...

October 16, 2019 5:30 p.m.
16 Oct
Pitt-Greensburg: Alcohol and its Dangers

Pennsylvania State Trooper Stephen Limani will discuss "Alcohol and its Dangers." His visit to campus is part of a series of events planned throughout the...

16 Oct
Pitt-Greensburg: Zumba with the Spanish Club

The Pitt-Greensburg Spanish Club will host its first Zumba class. Come enjoy the fun, music, and dancing.

October 16, 2019 7:00 p.m.
16 Oct
University of Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra

Free Pitt's Symphony Orchestra performs Oyebade Dosunmu’s an Ifa Moral (2004), Klucevsek’s Wave Hill (1995), Beethoven’s Piano Concerto No. 3 with soloist...

October 16, 2019 8:00 p.m.

Wednesday, October 16