Events Calendar

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Friday, September 20

20 Sep
Funding College: 5 Steps Every Family Can Use to Build a Successful Plan: Life Solutions Webinar

When it comes to paying for college, every dollar counts and families need a simple process to follow. In this terrific webinar, college expert Dan Bisig...

September 20, 2019
20 Sep
Graphic Medicine: Ill-Conceived and Well-Drawn!

Though you may not have heard of medical comics before, they’ve been around for more than a decade. In 2007, Dr. Ian Williams coined the term “graphic...

September 20, 2019 7:00 a.m.
20 Sep
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...

September 20, 2019 7:30 a.m.
20 Sep
35th Anniversary of the Pitt Men's Study

Join IDM to commemorate this NIH-funded study that has been ongoing in Pittsburgh since 1984, following approximately 3000 men to gather information on the...

20 Sep
Pittsburgh Global Town Hall - Climate, Gender and Sustainability: From Local Activism to Global Reform

The European Studies Center and the Global Studies Center with the support of the Office of the Provost and in partnership with Global Voice and the Workable...

September 20, 2019 9:00 a.m.
20 Sep
Religion, Saints, and Sex: A Symposium in Honor of Renate Blumenfeld-Kosinski

Presenters: Gabriella Baika (Florida Institute of Technology), “The Wrath of Agobard of Lyon and Its Cosmic Implications” Daisy Delogu (University of...

September 20, 2019 9:30 a.m.
20 Sep
3rd Annual Pitt PARK(ing) Day

Today, it’s just a parking space.... But what could it be? Every September, people around the world turn metered parking spaces into “PARK(ing)” spaces for...

September 20, 2019 10:00 a.m.
20 Sep
Flu Shot Clinic - Titusville

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...

20 Sep
Teaching Effectively with and without PowerPoint

PowerPoint is used in a majority of classrooms on campus today, but it is not often used to enhance the quality and effectiveness of teaching. In this...

September 20, 2019 10:00 a.m.
20 Sep
Engaging Hard to Reach Communities in Research through Community Resident Research Teams

In recognition of Hispanic Heritage Month (September 15-October 15), the Center for Health Equity invites all students, faculty, staff, and community members...

20 Sep
Faculty Event Explores Incorporating Books on Mental Illness into Courses

An interactive event on Friday, Sept. 20, from noon to 1 p.m., at the University Store on Fifth will explore interesting and practical ways faculty can...

September 20, 2019 12:00 p.m.
20 Sep
Mentoring Academy | First Session

Introduction to Mentor Training and Maintaining Effective Communication This session will launch the fall sessions for the Mentoring Academy. The first of...

September 20, 2019 12:00 p.m.
20 Sep
Introduction to ArcGIS

This workshop will familiarize you with some of the basic concepts and features of ArcGIS and some fundamentals of GIS mapping and analysis. You will work...

20 Sep
Let's Talk Africa: African Languages in Colleges and Universities

Professor Antonia Schleicher serves as the Executive Director of both the National Council of Less-Commonly Taught Languages (NCOLCTL) and the African...

September 20, 2019 1:00 p.m.
20 Sep
Award-winning Sports Historian Rob Ruck Talks Football

Discover how a tiny Pacific archipelago is producing more players from Troy Polamalu to Marcus Mariota for the NFL than anywhere else in the world on Friday,...

September 20, 2019 2:00 p.m.
20 Sep
Fall Food Drive

September is Hunger Action Month! Food insecurity is a reality for many people throughout southwestern Pennsylvania. In Oakland, both our community neighbors...

September 20, 2019 2:00 p.m.
20 Sep
Designing and Implementing a Stress and Coping Intervention with Latino Immigrants in a Nontraditional Migration Area

Sponsored by the Healthy Lifestyle Institute and Pitt Year of Diversity, speakers Dr. Farrah Jacquez and Dr. Lisa M. Vaughn will discuss designing and...

September 20, 2019 2:30 p.m.
20 Sep
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...

September 20, 2019 3:00 p.m.

Friday, September 20