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Thursday, February 27

27 Feb
Exhibit: African American Poetry

A curated display of modern African-American poetry and related items. This contemporary, circulating collection is part of the relationship between the ULS...

27 Feb
Black to the Future Art Exhibition

This exhibition will include works by visual artists-activists from the University and the community. Artists are welcomed to submit their art for display...

February 27, 2020 9:00 a.m.
27 Feb
Colloquium with VP Nguyen

Join us as VP Nguyen, Research Scientist at University of Colorado Boulder, presents "Wireless and Wearable Cyber-Physical Systems for Monitoring Human...

February 27, 2020 10:00 a.m.
27 Feb
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...

February 27, 2020 10:00 a.m.
27 Feb
Pitt BioE Day 2020

Pitt BMES and Pitt Bioengineering are proud to announce the eighth annual BioE Day! This event is designed to foster collaboration with industry partners and...

February 27, 2020 11:00 a.m.
27 Feb
Denial and Free Indirect Discourse in the Nineteenth-Century Novel

The Humanities Center welcomes Allen MacDuffie (UT-Austin, English) for a colloquium. His respondents will be Gayle Rogers (English) and Amy Murray Twyning...

February 27, 2020 12:30 p.m.
27 Feb
Dr. Sophia Rosenfeld

Pundits everywhere claim that, in the age of Trump and Brexit, political life no longer depends on any shared sense of truth. This talk will consider the...

February 27, 2020 12:30 p.m.
27 Feb
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...

27 Feb
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...

February 27, 2020 1:00 p.m.
27 Feb
Alec Karakatsanis

Join the Johnson Institute for Responsible Leadership in welcoming Alec Karakatsanis for a presentation and signing of his new book Usual Cruelty: The...

February 27, 2020 1:30 p.m.
27 Feb
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...

February 27, 2020 2:00 p.m.
27 Feb
African American Alumni Council Presents Black to the Future Ceremonial Time Capsule Burial

This event will mark a ceremonial movement of the past 50 years of black student activism as part of the ongoing transformation at the University of Pittsburgh.

February 27, 2020 3:00 p.m.
27 Feb
Postcolonial Socialisms in Africa

A live interview with Priya Lal (Boston College)

February 27, 2020 4:00 p.m.
27 Feb
Interested in Graduate Business School?

Join current students, faculty, and staff at the Katz Graduate School of Business Master of Science Programs Business Briefs to learn about trending topics...

February 27, 2020 6:00 p.m.
27 Feb
Reading Justin Phillip Reed

Poets Simone White and Tongo Eisen-Martin, poet & performance artist Jaamil Kosoko present responses to CAAPP Fellow Justin Phillip Reed's forthcoming book...

February 27, 2020 6:30 p.m.
27 Feb
Reading Justin Phillip Reed with Poetry and Performance

2018 National Book Award-winning poet Justin Phillip Reed will be joined by poets and performers, Tongo Eisen-Martin, Simone White, and Jaamil Olawale...

27 Feb
Appropriate

Every estranged member of the Lafayette clan has descended upon the crumbling Arkansas homestead to settle the accounts of the newly-dead patriarch. As his...

February 27, 2020 8:00 p.m.
27 Feb
Ashlee Haze at the microphone

The Pitt-Greensburg Diversity Student Coalition welcomes Ashlee Haze, poet and spoken-word artist as the keynote speaker at the campus’ annual Soul Food...

Thursday, February 27