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Thursday, April 8

08 Apr
Cathedral

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

April 08, 2021
Virtual Event
08 Apr
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?...

April 08, 2021
Virtual Event
08 Apr
Living Debt Free (Life Solutions Webinar)

Is your wallet full of credit cards, but low on cash? Are most of your paychecks already spoken for in the way of debt payments by the time payday rolls...

April 08, 2021
Virtual Event
08 Apr
Sexual Assault Awareness Month

April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month. During this month we engage in education and dialogue aimed at eradicating sexual violence. It is also a time when...

April 08, 2021
Virtual Event
08 Apr
Pediatric Grand Rounds: “Osteoporosis in Children: Diagnosis, Management, and Future Directions”

Natalie M. Hecht Baldauff, DO Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Division of Endocrinology University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine Early identification...

April 08, 2021 8:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
08 Apr
Supporting Survivors of Sexual Misconduct

Please join Pittsburgh Action Against Rape (PAAR) and the Sexual Violence Prevention and Education Office for a webinar designed to help faculty, staff and...

April 08, 2021 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
08 Apr
Book Talk with Deesha Philyaw, author of "The Secret Lives of Church Ladies"

Join Deesha Philyaw to discuss her debut short story collection The Secret Lives of Church Ladies, which won the 2021 Story Prize and was a finalist for the...

April 08, 2021 11:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
08 Apr
Molecular Biophysics/Structural Biology Seminar:  “Ionic Liquids – Physical Properties and Model Reactions”

Mark Maroncelli, Ph.D., Distinguished Professor, Department of Chemistry, Penn State University, Host: Rieko Ishima, Ph.D.

April 08, 2021 11:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
08 Apr
Adrienne Su

Join this week's featured author, Adrienne Su, in our virtual book club series, “Authors and Anecdotes”, as she discusses her book, Peach State. Peach...

April 08, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
08 Apr
Circadian Clocks and the Importance of Timing in Aging and Longevity

As part of the Aging Research Webinar Series, Joseph Takahashi, PhD Professor and Chair, Department of Neurosciene, Investigator Howard Hughes Medical...

April 08, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
08 Apr
Data Management Plans: Questions Hour

Have questions about Data Management Plans? Register to receive useful background information and guidance for creating DMPs and then attend the scheduled...

April 08, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
08 Apr
Lunch & Learn: Exercise and Brain Function

The April Lunch and Learn will explore the topic of exercise and brain function among older adults. The discussion will also explore this topic through the...

April 08, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
08 Apr
Dr. Jagdish N. and Madhu Sheth

Each year the University of Pittsburgh recognizes faculty members and young alumni for their contributions around the world. On April 8th and April 22nd,...

April 08, 2021 12:00 p.m.
08 Apr
Epi Seminar - Francesmary Modugno

Ovarian Cancer Epidemiology: Current Findings and New Directions Francesmary Modugno, MS, PhD, MPH. Professor, Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive...

April 08, 2021 12:10 p.m.
Virtual Event
08 Apr
Hustlers and Racial Capitalism in Crisis

Claire Sisco King (Communication, Vanderbilt) and Terrell Taylor (English, Vanderbilt) This meeting continues and concludes the Spring 2021...

April 08, 2021 12:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
08 Apr
Cathedral

Cell Biology and Molecular Physiology Graduate Program PhD Defense: Genetic regulation of the cellular and organismal response to hypertonic stress in C....

April 08, 2021 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
08 Apr
Human Genetics Final Dissertation Defense: Rehab Sherlala

Doctoral Candidate Rehab Sherlala of the Departmet of Human Genetics will defend her dissertation entitled "DISENTANGLING THE EFFECTS OF BODY SIZE AND...

April 08, 2021 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
08 Apr
Do We Lie With Maps? We Do, and We Have No Choice

All maps inevitably distort reality. They project a complex, three-dimensional world onto a flat, two-dimensional plane. Mapmakers use generalization and...

April 08, 2021 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
08 Apr
Panel Discussion of the Movie "Picture A Scientist"

Did you know that less than 25% of STEM jobs in the United States are held by women. This disparity is even worse for women of color. The documentary...

April 08, 2021 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
08 Apr
Sovereignty, Humanity, and Law

Join CILE and The Law and Humanities Institute (LHI) for a two-day event, "Sovereignty, Humanity, and Law," focusing on how the concept of sovereignty...

April 08, 2021 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
08 Apr
From Freedom to Liberation: Educational Leadership Speaker Series

Hosted by the Pitt School of Education, this educational leadership speaker series is designed to engage participants in thinking through some of the...

April 08, 2021 2:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
08 Apr
Biostatistics Seminar: Ying Kuen Cheung (Columbia University) - SMART for Mobile Health

This week's biostatistics seminar speaker will be Dr. Ying Kuen Cheung from the Department of Biostatistics at Columbia University. Abstract: Precision...

April 08, 2021 4:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
08 Apr
Open BME Seminar Series: Dr. James Collins

Title: "Synthetic Biology: Life Redesigned" Dr. J.J. Collins, PhD Termeer Professor of Medical Engineering & Science Professor Institute for Medical...

April 08, 2021 4:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
08 Apr
 Colloquium: Anja Metelmann, Freie Universitat (FU) Berlin

The Power of Parametric Effects in Engineered Quantum Systems Parametric couplings offers the exciting possibility to manipulate and control interactions...

April 08, 2021 5:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
08 Apr
Start Smart Seminars for Entrepreneurs

Start Smart is a series of legal education seminars for entrepreneurs. It is year-round, free, and open to the public. It is hosted by the University of...

April 08, 2021 5:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
08 Apr
Worst Mistakes Made By Startups

A panel of lawyers will share the ‘horror stories’ of mistakes that startups have made and their consequences. Learn from the mistakes of others so you can...

April 08, 2021 5:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
08 Apr
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...

April 08, 2021 6:00 p.m.
08 Apr
Vigil in Support of Survivors of Sexual Trauma

Join the Pitt community as we honor survivors of sexual trauma on our campus. This event will include messages of support from students, staff and faculty,...

April 08, 2021 6:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Thursday, April 8