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Wednesday, January 29

29 Jan
Mindful Meal Planning: Life Solutions Webinar

Most of us would like to eat healthier, but cost can be a major deterrent. By investing a small amount of time and effort in mindful meal planning, you can...

January 29, 2020
29 Jan
Introduction to Canvas | Part 3

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

January 29, 2020 9:00 a.m.
29 Jan
Microsoft Teams: Communicate and Collaborate Like Never Before

This introductory session demonstrates how you and your students, staff, or colleagues can improve communication and collaboration using Microsoft Teams....

January 29, 2020 9:00 a.m.
29 Jan
ChIP-Seq

This is a 4-hour workshop. The morning session (10am - 12pm) provides a brief introduction to techniques, platforms, and methods used in chromatin profiling...

29 Jan
Summer 2019 Creative Research Exhibition

Featuring the work of students who participated in the 2019 summer research opportunities with the University Honors College, including the Studio Arts Field...

29 Jan
Preventing Cheating and Plagiarism

One national study conducted by the Academic Integrity Center at Duke University suggests that 3 in 4 college students cheat. And cheating is more likely...

January 29, 2020 10:30 a.m.
29 Jan
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...

January 29, 2020 11:00 a.m.
29 Jan
Artful Wednesdays: Cheryann Hawk and Friends

Enjoy a free lunch and performance by Cheryann Hawk and Friends - a fun and rhythmic group graced with jazzy percussive and dynamic acoustic guitar skills...

January 29, 2020 12:00 p.m.
29 Jan
Copyright and Your Thesis or Dissertation

What do you need to know about copyright for your thesis or dissertation? Join us for a workshop specifically about copyright and graduate student work....

January 29, 2020 12:00 p.m.
29 Jan
Grand Rounds - Post-arrest prognostication: We can be better and faster

Critical Care Medicine presents Grand Rounds presenter Jonathan Elmer, MD, MS from the Departments of Emergency Medicine, Critical Care Medicine, and Neurology

January 29, 2020 12:00 p.m.
29 Jan
Strategic Planning Workshop: What is your plan for Pitt?

Progress never comes from standing still and your ideas about the future of the University matter. Join a workshop to share your thoughts about the next...

January 29, 2020 12:00 p.m.
29 Jan
Using Animals Responsibly in Biomedical Research

The Clinical and Translational Science Institute's (CTSI) Responsible Conduct of Research (RCR) Center offers workshops as a resource for researchers and...

29 Jan
Compensating Your Research Participants

Learn about Pitt's Vincent Payment Solution which was customized to meet the needs of Pitt/UPMC researchers. This session will provide a brief overview of...

29 Jan
Qualtrics Basics: Create Your Own Online Surveys

Pitt’s Online Survey System (Qualtrics) allows you to easily create and distribute surveys, collect data, analyze responses, and present results using...

January 29, 2020 1:00 p.m.
29 Jan
Querying Databases with SQL

Relational databases play an important role in both academic research and data-driven industries, and the most common way to access them is using Structured...

29 Jan
Reckoning and Judgement: The Promise of Al

The Humanities Center welcomes our Visiting Fellow Brian Cantwell-Smith (University of Toronto, School of Information) for a lecture. Brian Cantwell Smith...

January 29, 2020 4:00 p.m.
29 Jan
Faculty Book Talk: Alan Lesgold

Learning for the Age of Artificial Intelligence is a richly informed argument for curricular change to educate people towards achievement and success as...

29 Jan
Learning for the Age of Artificial Intelligence

Faculty Book Talk with Alan Lesgold: Learning for the Age of Artificial Intelligence: Eight Education Competencies The Library invites you to join Pitt...

January 29, 2020 4:30 p.m.
29 Jan
Endoscopic and Radiologic Unknowns

Amir Gougol, MD, GI Fellow, Year IAmir Ali Ghafarri, MD, PhD, GI Fellow, Year i

January 29, 2020 5:00 p.m.
29 Jan
Fusion 360 Training: Part 1

Fusion 360 is a cloud-based Computer Aided Design (CAD) & Computer Aided Manufacturing (CAM) tool for collaborative product development that combines...

January 29, 2020 6:00 p.m.
29 Jan
Poison Garden: Poisoning in Agatha Christie's Literature

Sylvia Pamboukian, PhD Professor of English Robert Morris University C.F. Reynolds Medical History Society Lecture Series

January 29, 2020 6:00 p.m.

Wednesday, January 29