Events Calendar

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Tuesday, March 17

17 Mar
How to Have a Professional and Respectful Workplace: Life Solutions Webinar

In any work setting unprofessional, disrespectful, and disruptive behavior creates a milieu of negativity at the workplace which impacts morale,...

March 17, 2020
Virtual Event
17 Mar
CANCELED: Digital Pitt Day

CANCELED: Digital Pitt Day

This is a past event.

This event has been postponed until further notice. We are writing with the news that Pitt Day 2020 has been postponed. While monitoring the outbreak of the...

March 17, 2020 6:30 a.m.
17 Mar
Bloodborne Pathogens Training

Bloodborne Pathogens Training

This is a past event.

Description: This training includes an introduction to Bloodborne Pathogens, standard precautions, common pathogens, exposure risks, personal protective...

March 17, 2020 8:30 a.m.
17 Mar
Lecturing in the Remote and Online Environments

Conducting remote lectures poses several logistic, pedagogical, and technical challenges. In this workshop we will provide the answers to several common...

March 17, 2020 9:00 a.m.
17 Mar
Developing a Communication Plan for Remote and Online Learning

One of the most important components of a good instructional experience is effective, frequent communication, but how can you transition from communicating...

March 17, 2020 10:00 a.m.
17 Mar
Dissertation Defense: Tolani Folajimi Olonisakin

Cellular and Molecular Pathology Graduate Program PhD Defense: STRESSED ERYTHROPHAGOCYTOSIS AS A MODIFIER OF THE INNATE IMMUNE RESPONSE TO KLEBSIELLA...

March 17, 2020 10:00 a.m.
17 Mar
CANCELED: Percolating and Discombobulating on Phosphoinositide Signaling in the Plasma Membrane

Cell Biology Seminar Gerry Hammond, PhD; Assistant Professor, Cell Biology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

17 Mar
Using Zoom

Using Zoom

This is a past event.

The University has purchased a license for the web conferencing software Zoom. We will share an update on that acquisition during this session. Details are...

March 17, 2020 11:00 a.m.
17 Mar
Professor teaching

Come join in the conversation and games--in Spanish! Speakers at all levels of the Spanish language are welcome at the gathering on designated Tuesdays in...

March 17, 2020 11:45 a.m.
17 Mar
CANCELED: Pitt-Greensburg: CPR Training and Certification Classes

Registration is now open for CPR Training and Certification (Healthcare Provider BLS Certification) classes to be held March 16 through March 20. Classes are...

March 17, 2020 12:00 p.m.
17 Mar
Essentials for Remote Teaching

Essentials for Remote Teaching

This is a past event.

For many instructors, taking a face-to-face course to an online format seems like a daunting task – especially on a tight timeline. This workshop is designed...

March 17, 2020 12:00 p.m.
17 Mar
Introduction to Social Security: TIAA Live Webinar

Many people collect Social Security benefits but not all understand how benefits are calculated, how to apply or basic strategies for claiming benefits....

March 17, 2020 12:00 p.m.
17 Mar
CANCELED: Text Mining with JSTOR & Portico’s Digital Scholar Workbench

Text mining, or the process of deriving new information from pattern and trend analysis of the written word, has the potential to revolutionize research...

17 Mar
Facilitating Discussions from a Distance

Lively discussions are one of the key learning activities of face-to-face courses. This workshop will promote tips for encouraging students to have engaging,...

March 17, 2020 1:00 p.m.
17 Mar
Developing a Communication Plan for Remote and Online Learning

One of the most important components of a good instructional experience is effective, frequent communication, but how can you transition from communicating...

March 17, 2020 2:00 p.m.
17 Mar
Remote Lectures: Panopto and Other Approaches | March 17 | 3:00 PM

Lecturing in the Remote and Online Environment: Panopto and Other Approaches Conducting remote lectures poses several logistic, pedagogical, and technical...

March 17, 2020 3:00 p.m.
17 Mar
Using Zoom

Using Zoom

This is a past event.

The University has purchased a license for the web conferencing software Zoom. We will share an update on that acquisition during this session. Details are...

March 17, 2020 4:00 p.m.
17 Mar
Essentials for Remote Teaching

Essentials for Remote Teaching

This is a past event.

For many instructors, taking a face-to-face course to an online format seems like a daunting task – especially on a tight timeline. This workshop is designed...

March 17, 2020 5:00 p.m.
17 Mar
CANCELED: Pitt-Greensburg: CPR Training and Certification Classes

Registration is now open for CPR Training and Certification (Healthcare Provider BLS Certification) classes to be held March 16 through March 20. Classes are...

March 17, 2020 5:30 p.m.
17 Mar
CANCELED: Creating into Archival Gaps: An Interactive Art and Poetry Workshop

This event is postponed until further notice. Join Lauren Russell and Sarah Stefana Smith for a workshop. Lauren Russell is the author of What’s Hanging...

March 17, 2020 6:00 p.m.
17 Mar
Facilitating Discussions from a Distance

Lively discussions are one of the key learning activities of face-to-face courses. This workshop will promote tips for encouraging students to have engaging,...

March 17, 2020 6:00 p.m.
17 Mar
CANCELED: International Law Society: Wine and Cheese Reception

The International Law Society is hosting a wine and cheese networking event with local attorneys practicing in the field of international law on Thurs. Mar....

March 17, 2020 6:30 p.m.
17 Mar
Remote Open Office Hours | Open Q & A

To help instructors prepare their remote course delivery, the Teaching Center will offer a series of remote office hours sessions. Sessions will be...

March 17, 2020 6:30 p.m.

Tuesday, March 17