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Thursday, September 23

23 Sep
Art for August

Art for August is a new initiative by August Wilson House to support local artists by commissioning original work that celebrates the legacy of the Pulitzer...

September 23, 2021
23 Sep
Cathedral

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

September 23, 2021
Virtual Event
23 Sep
Cathedral

It is estimated that 1 in 5 U.S. workers has experienced bullying in the past year. The overwhelming majority of employees bullied at work leave their jobs...

September 23, 2021
Virtual Event
23 Sep
Pitt-Johnstown Campus Activities and Engagement Signature Day of Service: Homecoming Service Project Registration is LIVE

October 3 kicks off Civic Action Week at Pitt and Homecoming Week at Pitt-Johnstown! We are going to head back to Johnstown as a community and help where...

September 23, 2021
23 Sep
Pancreas & Biliary Rounds

PB case discussions with Dr. Dhiraj Yadav, Dr. Adam Slivka, and colleagues from the Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition and UPMC Pancreas...

September 23, 2021 7:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
23 Sep
Pediatric Grand Rounds: Perspectives: Broadening Our View of Health Care Beyond the Healthcare Complex

Alaina James, MD, PhD Assistant Professor of Dermatology, University of Pittsburgh Teledermatologist, Inpatient Dermatology Consultant University of...

September 23, 2021 8:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
23 Sep
Navigating the CDC to Locate Vital Statistics, Infectious and Chronic Diseases Data, Behavioral Data, and More

The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is the leader of public health in the US. It administers multiple surveys, gathers vital statistics, and...

September 23, 2021 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
23 Sep
Annual Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Symposium

9:30 – 10:30 am How to Train a JEDI: Principles of Justice, Equity, Diversity, & Inclusion Register:...

September 23, 2021 9:30 a.m.
Virtual Event
23 Sep
Pitt Traditions Scavenger Hunt

Join the Blue & Gold Society and Pitt Alumni Student Network social media pages for clues to this campus-wide scavenger hunt. Check out the full listing of...

September 23, 2021 10:00 a.m.
23 Sep
 Get Started with Acrobat DC

Join us to learn the fundamentals of PDF files: What they are, how easy it is to create them, and how to work with them on any device. Lori DeFurio,...

September 23, 2021 11:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
23 Sep
Molecular Biophysics/Structural Biology Seminar:  Environmentally-controlled protein/protein interactions:  Nature’s switches, scientists’ and physicians’ tools”

Kevin Gardner, Ph.D., Einstein Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Director Structural Biology Initiative, The City College of New York, Hosted by W....

September 23, 2021 11:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
23 Sep
Epi Seminar - Donald Burke

COVID-19 Update Donald S Burke, MD Distinguished University Professor of Health Science and Policy, Epidemiology Jonas Salk Chair in Population Health;...

September 23, 2021 12:00 p.m.
23 Sep
Pitt Bike Cave Pop-Up at the Pitt Farmers Market (Bike to Campus Week 2021)

Stop by the Pitt Bike Cave pop-up at the Farmers Market for a quick tune-up and for free helmet and light giveaways! One of many events during Bike to...

September 23, 2021 12:00 p.m.
23 Sep
Dress form with dress constructed on half of the form

The Say Her Name Memorial Gown is a stunning, woven art piece that illustrates the vibrant boldness of Black women while providing searing focus on the...

23 Sep
Smooth Sailing with the IRB

The Clinical and Translational Science Institute's (CTSI) Responsible Conduct of Research (RCR) Center serves as a resource for researchers at the University...

September 23, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
23 Sep
Soy Cuba: the Soviet Union and Cuba

A live interview with Clare Ibarra, UC Berkeley The relationship between the Soviet Union and revolutionary Cuba was a flash point in the Cold War....

September 23, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
23 Sep
Text Analysis with JSTOR & Portico’s Constellate

Text analysis is the process of examining texts to discover new information or answer specific research questions using algorithms that quickly identify...

23 Sep
Colloquium: "What’s in A Name: Considering Tougaloo College and HBCU Naming Practices"

Presenter: Khirsten Scott Respondents: Alaina Roberts (Pitt), Elon Dancy (Pitt) Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) were created as a...

September 23, 2021 12:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
23 Sep
Introduction to Image Editing: Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator

Adobe software includes two powerful image editing programs, Photoshop and Illustrator. If you are planning to work with one or both of these programs, this...

September 23, 2021 12:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
23 Sep
Electronic Thesis & Dissertation Workshop (Online)

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...

September 23, 2021 3:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
23 Sep
Proposal Defense: Zhenjiang Fan

"Causal Inference Using Deep-learning-based Variable Selection" Department of Computer Science Committee: Stephen Lee Hyun Jung Park Xulong Tang Adriana...

September 23, 2021 3:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
23 Sep
Biostatistics Seminar: Xu Qin (Pitt) Simulation-Based Sensitivity Analysis for Causal Mediation Studies

Dr. Xu Qin Assistant Professor of Research Methodology Department of Health and Human Development University of...

September 23, 2021 3:30 p.m.
23 Sep
Bioengineering Graduate Seminar: Dr. Helen Schwerdt

Multi-Modal Interfaces for Probing Chemical and Electrical Neural Activity Long-Term Helen Schwerdt, PhD Assistant Professor Department of...

September 23, 2021 4:00 p.m.
23 Sep
Copyright and Your Thesis or Dissertation (Online)

What do you need to know about copyright for your thesis or dissertation? Join us for a workshop specifically about copyright and graduate student work....

September 23, 2021 4:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
23 Sep
Milestones 2.0 and the Next Generation of Resident Assessment

Department of Anesthesiology & Perioperative Medicine Grand Rounds lecture presented by K. Karisa Walker, MD, MEd

September 23, 2021 5:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Thursday, September 23