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Friday, December 3

03 Dec
Art's Work in the Age of Biotechnology

This virtual exhibition of art-science works by internationally recognized artists opened March 1. Situating contemporary genetics within a spectrum of past,...

December 03, 2021
Virtual Event
03 Dec
How to Have Difficult & Sensitive Conversations (Life Solutions Webinar)

There's a belief that it's possible to talk to anyone about anything as long as the tone and timing are right. This seminar will discuss how to be strategic...

December 03, 2021
Virtual Event
03 Dec
Pitt-Johnstown presents: UPCYCLE

Swapping out your drawers for your winter clothes? Making room for holiday gifts and guests? Consider donating your gently used items to UPJ Upcycle!...

December 03, 2021
03 Dec
Morning "Zoomies" Workouts with Steph Allison Owner of Vibe Fitness

Steph will be mixing it up each day Monday-Friday with different classes such as Yoga, Barre, Kickboxing, and Zumba. Classes are open to anyone and any...

December 03, 2021 8:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
03 Dec
Starzl Transplant Institute Conference Series

Transplantation Grand Rounds

December 03, 2021 8:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
03 Dec
CHE Focused Writing Sessions

CHE Focused Writing Sessions

This is a past event.

Come work on class papers, reports, manuscripts, grant proposals, sermons, theses, or dissertations – or whatever you need to write! We take advantage of...

December 03, 2021 9:00 a.m.
03 Dec
Kid's Clubhouse Story Time- "A Season of Snow and Celebration"

The Office of Special Events is excited to return this December with another month of wonderful stories to share! Guest storytellers from the University of...

December 03, 2021 9:30 a.m.
Virtual Event
03 Dec
CVD Epidemiology Journal Club

CVD Epidemiology Journal Club

This is a past event.

The Cardiovascular Epidemiology Journal Club is a forum for scientific interaction between the cardiovascular epidemiology trainees, collaborating faculty...

December 03, 2021 10:00 a.m.
03 Dec
Yoga Zoomies with Kelly Morgan, owner of MorGainz Fitness

Enjoy yoga that strengthens and stretches your entire body.

December 03, 2021 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
03 Dec
PQI Seminar: "Quantum Advantage in Optical Laser Communications using NISQ-era Quantum Processors"

Quantum Advantage in Optical Laser Communications using NISQ-era Quantum Processors Presenter: Dr. Kaushik Seshadreesan, Assistant Professor, Department of...

December 03, 2021 11:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
03 Dec
PQI Seminar: Kaushik P. Seshadreesan (Pitt)

Quantum Advantage in Optical Laser Communications using NISQ-era Quantum Processors Abstract: Optical laser communication forms a cornerstone of modern-day...

December 03, 2021 11:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
03 Dec
Astro Lunch: Yan-Fei Jiang (CCA)

Title: Structures of AGN Accretion Disks based on Global Radiation MHD Simulations Abstract: In the standard thin disk model, inner region of the accretion...

December 03, 2021 12:00 p.m.
03 Dec
Christina Huerta

By Christina Huerta, doctoral candidate, Pitt School of Social Work Her dissertation chair is Dr. Jeffrey Shook (jes98@pitt.edu). Dr. Engel...

December 03, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
03 Dec
GI Research Rounds:  "Exploring Mechanisms Underlying NAFLD Progression"

Speaker: "Reben Raeman, PhD, MS - Assistant Professor of Pathology - Division of Experimental Pathology - Dept. of Pathology, University of Pittsburgh

December 03, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
03 Dec
Human Genetics Seminar - Gillian Hooker, PhD, ScM, LCGC

Chief Scientific Officer, Concert Genetics; immediate past President, NSGC; adjunct Associate Professor, Vanderbilt University Medical Center Moving...

December 03, 2021 12:00 p.m.
03 Dec
Lee Fisher, PhD

Lee Fisher, PhD, assistant professor of physical medicine and rehabilitation, School of Medicine, and of bioengineering, Swanson School of Engineering, will...

December 03, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
03 Dec
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN POSTPONED TO BE RESCHEDULED NEXT YEAR:  Ethics at the Intersection of Academic Research and Human Rights Practice

Jay D. Aronson, PhD Professor of Science, Technology, and Society Department of History Carnegie Mellon University Abstract: In this informal talk, I will...

December 03, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
03 Dec
tree-life

Designed as practical professional skill development for Epidemiology of Aging trainees and students, the Center for Aging and Population Health (CAPH)...

December 03, 2021 12:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
03 Dec
ISP AI Forum: Augmentation by Counterfactual Explanation - Fixing an Overconfident Black-Box

Speaker: Nihal Murali Paper Title: Augmentation by Counterfactual Explanation - Fixing an Overconfident Black-Box Abstract: A highly accurate but...

December 03, 2021 12:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
03 Dec
ChE Global Day 2021

ChE Global Day 2021

This is a past event.

ChE Global Day 2021 is an initiative of the Swanson School's Department of Chemical and Petroleum Engineering. Global Day will showcase global projects...

03 Dec
ISP AI Forum: Improving Object Recognition with Explicit Shape Representations

Speaker: Harsh Sinha, ISP PhD candidate Title: Improving Object Recognition with Explicit Shape Representations Abstract: Convolutional Neural Networks...

December 03, 2021 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
03 Dec
EOH Seminar

EOH Seminar Pitt Public Health | Department of Environmental and Occupational Health presents: Mercury Toxicity Targets in Neuromuscular Development Matt...

December 03, 2021 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
03 Dec
CS Colloquium Series: "Aging Scientists and Slowed Advance" -- Lingfei Wu

Abstract: What is the relationship between the demographic age structure of science and the character of scientific advances? Prior research focuses on star...

December 03, 2021 2:00 p.m.
03 Dec
Cathedral of Learning

Director Search Open Forum

This is a past event.

University Center for Social and Urban Research (UCSUR) Director Search Open Forum As Pitt begins a search for a permanent UCSUR Director, this is an...

December 03, 2021 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
03 Dec
Water in a Changing World

Water in a Changing World

This is a past event.

Join us for our weekly Water in a Changing World Topics course. This is a forum for learning about water in a rapidly changing world. The course features...

03 Dec
Dissertation Defense: Aidan Huene

Integrative Systems Biology Graduate Program PhD Defense: Molecular basis of allorecognition in the colonial cnidarian Hydractinia...

December 03, 2021 2:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
03 Dec
ADDverse: Caribbean Poetry Reading with Paulette Ramsay

Professor of Afro-Hispanic Studies in the Faculty of Humanities and Education, at The University of the West Indies, Mona, Jamaica. Paulette Ramsay is a...

December 03, 2021 4:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
03 Dec
2021 Fall Recognition Ceremony

2021 Fall Recognition Ceremony

This is a past event.

Friday, December 3 William Pitt Union Kurtzman Room 5:30 p.m. A virtual attendance option will be available. Check SCI's Graduation website for more details.

December 03, 2021 5:30 p.m.
03 Dec
Alum with Bruiser the Bobcat, mascot

Outside the snow will be falling, and inside alumni will be calling “Yoo-hoo!” Don your ugliest, silliest, or craziest holiday sweater and join the...

December 03, 2021 7:00 p.m.
03 Dec
Close-up of Chorale members performing

After a year of performing in the virtual realm, the Pitt-Greensburg Chorale and Chamber Singers are looking forward to performing in front of a live...

December 03, 2021 7:30 p.m.
03 Dec
SOLD OUT - Heinz Chapel Choir Holiday Concert, December 3, 2021

The Department of Music is pleased to announce that we will open our Heinz Chapel Choir Holiday Concerts to the public. Tickets go on sale Monday, November...

December 03, 2021 8:15 p.m.

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