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Friday, September 16

16 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 16, 2022
Virtual Event
16 Sep
Greer Lankton: Science Fictions

Greer Lankton: Science Fictions

This is a past event.

Exhibition Greer Lankton: Science Fictions September 16-December 9 (opening reception: October 20, 5-7)

September 16, 2022
16 Sep
Gastro-Hep State of the Art Lecture Series - Diagnosis & Treatment of Esophageal & Anorectal Motility Disorders

Speaker: David Levinthal, MD, PhD - Assistant Professor of Medicine - Director, Neurogastroenterology and Motility Center - Division of Gastroenterology,...

September 16, 2022 7:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
16 Sep
Logic, Truth, Objecthood: A Celebration of Tom Ricketts' Work in the History of Analytic Philosophy

An in-person conference will be held at the University of Pittsburgh to celebrate the work of Professor Thomas Ricketts on the occasion of his...

September 16, 2022 8:15 a.m.
16 Sep
Graduate Seminar - Department of Chemical and Petroleum Engineering

Sijia Huang, PhD Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory Friday, September 16, 2022 9:30 AM 102 Benedum Hall Photopolymers by Design ...

September 16, 2022 9:30 a.m.
16 Sep
man riding bike in the bike lane outside

Practice bike handling skills that will help you to start and stop with confidence, keep you riding in a straight line, make scanning for traffic easier, and...

September 16, 2022 10:00 a.m.
16 Sep
How Industrial Engineers, Trauma Surgeons, OB/GYNs, And Social Scientists Can Work Together To Solve Wicked Problems in Africa

As part of the Celebrate Africa event, join the Center for African Studies to hear from Dr. Juan Carlos Puyana, MD, Pitt Professor of Surgery, and Dr. Bopaya...

September 16, 2022 10:00 a.m.
16 Sep
Pitt Johnstown - Dance Fitness with VIBE fitness owner, Steph Allison

Thursdays at 4:30 pm in the UPJ wellness center dance studio

September 16, 2022 10:00 a.m.
16 Sep
campus

Pitt PARKing Day 2022

This is a past event.

​Today, it’s just a parking space.... But what could it be? Every September, for one day, people around the world turn parking spaces into “PARKing”...

September 16, 2022 10:00 a.m.
16 Sep
Proposal Defense: Meirman Syzdykbayev

"Geospatial Object Detection Through Topological Data Analysis" Department of Informatics and Networked Systems Committee: Hassan Karimi Daqing...

September 16, 2022 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
16 Sep
Emerging Latino Communities Group Meeting

Sponsored by the Center for Health Equity (CHE) and the Center for Latin American Studies, the Emerging Latino Communities Group explores problems faced by...

September 16, 2022 10:30 a.m.
16 Sep
Assisting Legal Education in Africa - The Vis Arbitration Moot

As part of the Celebrate Africa conference, join the Center for African Studies to hear from Professor of Law Ronald Brand and Pitt Law Alum John Paul Putney...

September 16, 2022 11:00 a.m.
16 Sep
Celebrate Africa

Celebrate Africa

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Join the Center for African Studies to Celebrate Africa on Friday, September 16th and Saturday, September 17th! On Friday, we will have lectures,...

September 16, 2022 11:00 a.m.
16 Sep
Immersion Into African Social Work: Challenges To The American Perspective

As part of the Celebrate Africa conference, join Professors of Social Work Dr. Tonya Slawinksi, Dr. Toya Jones, and Dr. Yodit Betru as they discuss their...

September 16, 2022 11:00 a.m.
16 Sep
Security in Niger: You Can't Look Forward Without Looking Back

As part of the Celebrate Africa event, join the Center for African Studies to hear from Professor of Nursing Karin Warner as she discusses her experience...

September 16, 2022 11:00 a.m.
16 Sep
Cathedral

Beginning September 19, 2022, PrintGizmo will be a new punchout through the PantherExpress System that allows users to access and manage multiple suppliers...

September 16, 2022 11:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
16 Sep
George Becker Portrait

What we think we know about reionization Knowing when and how the gas in deep spaced was ionized by early galaxies is critical for studying both galaxy...

September 16, 2022 12:00 p.m.
16 Sep
Changemakers of Africa and the Diaspora: Alumni Showcase

As part of the Celebrate Africa conference series, hear from Pitt alumni speak about their experiences in African Studies, studying abroad, and how they have...

September 16, 2022 12:00 p.m.
16 Sep
Cathedral

Frank Middleton, PhD - Professor, Depts of Neuroscience & Physiology, Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, Psychiatry and Pediatrics, The STate University of...

September 16, 2022 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
16 Sep
Introduction to Digital Humanities

This workshop will introduce the field of Digital Humanities (DH), including principles for approaching DH, research activities and competencies in DH, and...

September 16, 2022 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
16 Sep
Novel Approaches to Improve Pain among Injured Emergency Department Patients: Viewing Recovery through a Psychological Lens

Maria Pacella-LaBarbara, PhD, research assistant professor of emergency medicine, School of Medicine, will present a Senior Vice Chancellor’s Research...

September 16, 2022 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
16 Sep
Three individuals eating on a picnic blanket

Pitt Queer Lunch

This is a past event.

Pack a lunch and come hang out with Pitt LGBTIA+ faculty, staff, and students. Wednesdays at 12pm, rain or shine, at the Benedum Courtyard.

September 16, 2022 12:00 p.m.
16 Sep
tree-life

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

September 16, 2022 12:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
16 Sep
Professor Richard Albert

Constitution Day

This is a past event.

Join us on Friday, September 16 at 12:30 p.m. in the Teplitz Memorial Moot Courtroom for Constitution Day. In this lecture, Richard Albert, Professor of...

16 Sep
African Peoples' Struggles

African Peoples' Struggles

This is a past event.

This seminar is part of the Celebrate Africa conference series and features Professors Mohammed Bamyeh of Sociology and Ronald Judy of English.

September 16, 2022 1:00 p.m.
16 Sep
Burden of Cancer in Nigeria: Overview of a Low-Resource Setting

As part of the Celebrate Africa conference, Dr. Abimbola Fapohunda will discuss her research and work on cancer in Nigeria.

September 16, 2022 1:00 p.m.
16 Sep
Community Engagement: Gathering at the Well or Under the Village Tree

Dr. Abdesalam Soudi of the Department of Linguistics and Dr. Catherine Koverola of the Center for African Studies will discuss community engagement in the...

September 16, 2022 2:00 p.m.
16 Sep
Documentary Film Screening: Keep Quiet or Die

Aunel Arneth Kimbembe Makaya is a pro-democracy activist, reporter, director and documentary film producer from the Republic of Congo. He directed "Keep...

September 16, 2022 2:00 p.m.
16 Sep
two attendees of 2020 Internal Funding Showcase

Fueling Our Future

This is a past event.

The Third Annual Internal Funding Showcase Sponsored by the Office of the Provost and the Office of the Senior Vice Chancellor for Research We are excited...

16 Sep
Introduction to ArcGIS Online & ArcGIS StoryMaps

ArcGIS StoryMaps is a web-based story authoring application using the ArcGIS platform that enables you to share your maps in the context of narrative text...

16 Sep
The African Woman: A Closer Look At The Daily Life of a Woman in Egpyt, Sudan, and Somalia

As part of the Celebrate Africa Series, please join Dr. Amani Attia for this discussion of African women in northern and eastern Africa.

September 16, 2022 2:00 p.m.
16 Sep
Gender Equity Programming - What Works - Examples From the African Continent

Dr. Thuy Bui and Dr. Martina Anto-Ocrah, both from the School of Medicine, will share their experiences conducting gender equity programming throughout...

September 16, 2022 3:00 p.m.
16 Sep
Learn Some Phrases in an African Language: Amharic, Swahili, and Arabic

As part of Celebrate Africa, Dr. Filipo Lubua, Dr. Meshesha Make, and Dr. Amani Attia, all from the LInguistics Department at Pitt, will hold an interactive,...

September 16, 2022 3:00 p.m.
16 Sep
Giving Back/ Missing/ Remembering: A Hands-On, Interactive, And Decolonial Synthesis of the State of the Benin Bronzes Held in Cologne's Premier World Culture Museum

Join the Center for African Studies for this conversation with Professor of Education Dr. Maureen K. Porter.

September 16, 2022 4:00 p.m.
16 Sep
The African Immigrant Experience in Pittsburgh: Community Perspectives

Join the Center for African Studies to hear from representatives from various Africa diaspora communities in Pittsburgh as they discuss what it means to be...

September 16, 2022 4:00 p.m.
16 Sep
The Future of Foreign Policy in Africa

Join the Center for African Studies for this Celebrate Africa seminar with History Professor Dr. John Stoner! Dr. Stoner's research has focused on politics...

September 16, 2022 4:00 p.m.
16 Sep
Celebrate Africa Welcome Reception

Join the Center for African Studies for an incredible evening! Our Reception will begin at 5PM. Ceremonial drumming will begin at 5:30PM. A keynote address...

16 Sep
man and woman working together on repairing a bike

Join the Pitt Bike Cave and LAGOS (Latin American Graduate Organization of Students) on a 4-mile group ride to Highland Park (8 miles round trip)! Group...

September 16, 2022 6:00 p.m.

Friday, September 16