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Thursday, March 18

18 Mar
Cathedral

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

March 18, 2021
Virtual Event
18 Mar
Hindsight 20/20

How would you describe 2020? This past year brought us challenges and opportunities to inspire growth and evolution. How are you channeling these feelings?...

March 18, 2021
Virtual Event
18 Mar
Stress Relief for Caregivers (Life Solutions Webinar)

Taking care of others can take a major toll on your life, your mood, and your mental and physical health. Participants will learn to focus on what they can...

March 18, 2021
Virtual Event
18 Mar
Paul Offit

Paul A. Offit, MD Professor of Pediatrics The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Maurice R. Hilleman Professor of Vaccinology Perelman School of...

March 18, 2021 8:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
18 Mar
Efficiency Is Key: 10 Ways to Save Time with Office 365

This webinar is part of the Microsoft "Technology for Tomorrow" event. Have you ever wondered how you can be more efficient with the tools you have access...

March 18, 2021 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
18 Mar
Searching PsycINFO

This workshop covers the basics of searching PsycINFO using the ProQuest search system. Produced by the American Psychological Association, PsycINFO includes...

March 18, 2021 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
18 Mar
Kid's Clubhouse - ULearn with UCDC!

Join University Child Development Center (UCDC) teachers Julie Brennan and Kala McCauley as they lead us through some exciting and fun activities that range...

March 18, 2021 9:30 a.m.
Virtual Event
18 Mar
Dissertation Defense: Danchen Zhang

"Data Reliability Assessment Based on Subjective Opinions" Department of Informatics and Networked Systems Committee: Vladimir Zadorozhny Daqing...

March 18, 2021 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
18 Mar
Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences Journal Club

EOH student Delmaliz Barreto-Vazquez will present the article below: Pseudomonas aeruginosa Utilizes Host-Derived Itaconate to Redirect Its Metabolism to...

March 18, 2021 11:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
18 Mar
Programmable Tandem Repeat Proteins of Squid Ring Teeth

Molecular Biophysics/Structural Biology Seminar Melik Demirel, Ph.D., Huck Chair, Biom, Penn State University, Hosted by Huaiying Zhang, Ph.D.

March 18, 2021 11:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
18 Mar
Map of the World

Dr. Lipika Mazumdar invites students to join her in a discussion of the important news of the day. This is an Academic Village LEARNING event.

March 18, 2021 11:30 a.m.
18 Mar
Multilingualism

This installment of Conversations on Europe is in collaboration with the Center for European Studies at the University of Wisconsin-Madison The ESC’s...

March 18, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
18 Mar
Pitt CSD Research Roundtable Speaker Series

Hearing loss and aging Aravind Parthasarathy, Pitt CSD

March 18, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
18 Mar
The back of a person whose t-shirt reads: "Learn. Share. Transform."

All faculty, staff, and represented employees are encouraged to register and attend Pitt Communities: Fostering Connections, Even While Apart on Thursday,...

March 18, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
18 Mar
Text Mining with JSTOR & Portico’s Digital Scholar Workbench

The Digital Scholar Workbench by JSTOR and Portico is a pilot text and data mining platform that enables digital humanities scholars to do text and data...

March 18, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
18 Mar
Understanding Medicare (TIAA Live Webinar)

Paying for healthcare in retirement is a critical part of financial planning, and it is important to understand how Medicare operates and what choices you...

March 18, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
18 Mar
Epi Seminar - Dennis Black

Cutting the size of osteoporosis trials from 15,000 to 500: Bone Mineral Density as an FDA-qualified, surrogate endpoint to replace fracture in future RCTs...

March 18, 2021 12:10 p.m.
Virtual Event
18 Mar
Colloquium: "Augustine of Hippo on Non-Human Creation "

The predominant Christian perspective on our natural environment, prior to shifting attitudes over the past decades, had emphasized its role as the venue for...

March 18, 2021 12:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
18 Mar
Transforming Client Management in the Legal Industry​

This webinar is part of the Microsoft "Technology for Tomorrow" event. Do you know how is Microsoft helping law firms secure client data? The Microsoft...

March 18, 2021 12:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
18 Mar
Becoming a Grading Guru: Designing Better Test Questions

The traditional multiple choice exam are often viewed as less challenging than other types of assessments. Tests with objective questions can be effective...

March 18, 2021 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
18 Mar
The Future of Remote Production in Film and TV

This webinar is part of the Microsoft "Technology for Tomorrow" event. Remote work has accelerated the need for film and tv shows to bring their production...

March 18, 2021 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
18 Mar
Accessibility and Technology for the Modern University

This webinar is part of the Microsoft "Technology for Tomorrow" event. Dr. Megan Lawrence from Microsoft will share the latest developments in inclusivity...

March 18, 2021 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
18 Mar
Tips for Student Engagement and Participation

This webinar is part of the Microsoft "Technology for Tomorrow" event. Student Engagement and participation strategies are rapidly changing. We know that...

March 18, 2021 3:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
18 Mar
Biostat Seminar: Lei Liu (WUSTL) - Mediation analysis for survival data with high-dimensional mediators

This week's biostatistics seminar speaker will be Dr. Lei Liu from the Division of Biostatistics at Washington University in St. Louis. Abstract: Mediation...

March 18, 2021 4:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
18 Mar
Open BME Seminar Series: Dr. Daniel Rueckert

Title: Deep Learning for Image Reconstruction, Super-Resolution and Analysis Dr. Daniel Rueckert Hosted by Dr. Fredrick Epstein - Professor and Chair of...

March 18, 2021 4:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
18 Mar
Candyman (1992) poster

Since its release in 1992, Candyman (directed by Bernard Rose) has become a pillar of Black horror through its representation of how the trauma of racism is...

March 18, 2021 4:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
18 Mar
Turning Points: Transforming Collections, Connecting to Communities

Transforming Collections, Connecting with Communities is the second event in the conversation series, Turning Points: Museum Practice Now. Pairing recognized...

March 18, 2021 4:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
18 Mar
Gender & Science Reading Group

Please join us for a virtual interdisciplinary discussion based on readings by ground-breaking scholars and scientists. January 21, 2021 5:00 PM Medical...

March 18, 2021 5:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
18 Mar
Gossip and Fake News

Department of Anesthesiology & Perioperative Medicine Grand Rounds lecture presented by Abiona Berkeley, MD, JD, Professor, Clinical Anesthesiology Residency...

March 18, 2021 5:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
18 Mar
Group Fitness: Dance Around the World

Dance the Samba in Brazil, Tarantella in Italy, or Bhangra in India as you see the world through dance! Join Campus Recreation every Thursday from 6-7 PM in...

March 18, 2021 6:00 p.m.
18 Mar
Explore the University of Pittsburgh's Nationality Rooms

Join Nationality Rooms Tour Coordinator Micael Walter for a brief tour of several Nationality Rooms, examine their decoration and interconnections, and gain...

March 18, 2021 7:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
18 Mar
Akhnai Pizza: A Tasty Talmudic Debate

**Part of the Four-Part Lecture/Workshop Series "Shazam! Jewish Biblical Texts Transformed by the Power of Pictures"** Featuring Ben Schachter, Artist in...

March 18, 2021 7:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
18 Mar
Spark

Pan is three days away from the most important exam of her life, and her friends, Jude and Farren, are counting on her to up her Game. No more distractions....

March 18, 2021 8:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
18 Mar
picture of microphone

“When we speak we are afraid our words will not be heard or welcomed," wrote Audre Lorde. "But when we are silent, we are still afraid. So it is better to...

March 18, 2021 9:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Thursday, March 18