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Thursday, December 7

07 Dec
Gifts under a tree

Consider donating a wrapped or unwrapped gift to the children that join us for our 18th Annual Christmas Day at Pitt! Gift Drive Dates November 6 -...

December 07, 2023
07 Dec
A boat with three chairs on water

Through video, sound and sculpture, artists iliana emilia García and Scherezade García explore how maritime culture shaped the historical and social...

07 Dec
Printing Culture: Gráfica de Puerto Rico, 1958-1963

This student-curated exhibition showcases a selection of original screen printed posters from the instituto de cultura puertorriqueña (ICP). Produced between...

07 Dec
Shuttle Logo for Stuff the Shuttle Donations

Stuff the Shuttle

This is a past event.

The Office of Business, Hospitality, and Auxiliary Services is now accepting donation items for 2023 Stuff the Shuttle! Donations benefit Life Builders in...

December 07, 2023
07 Dec
The Kingdom of this World Reimagined

Inspired by Alejo Carpentier’s mytho-historical book, The Kingdom of this World (originally published in 1949), an international cohort of artists, each with...

07 Dec
AI-generated headshots of people with a variety of ages, genders, and ethnic backgrounds

Visual Misinformation Exhibit

This is a past event.

Visual misinformation is visual content, typically accompanied by text or audio, that contributes to the false or inaccurate presentation of information....

07 Dec
A male performer in gray beard sings while wearing an elaborate costume with crown and colorful layered robes

The Marilyn Horne Museum will exhibit spactacular costumes and artifacts from the Sarasota Opera's production of "The Golden Cockerel," Nikolai...

07 Dec
 Introduction to Canvas Part 2

Introduction to Canvas Part 2

This is a past event.

Assignments, Quizzes, and Grading How can Canvas, Pitt's learning management system, help you assess your students both online and off? This training will...

December 07, 2023 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
07 Dec
arts

This workshop will ask participants to evaluate one of the important pieces of effective community engagement…themselves. Facilitators will walk participants...

December 07, 2023 10:00 a.m.
07 Dec
Geospatial Object Detection Through Topological Data Analysis

By Meirman Syzdykbayev Department of Informatics and Networked Systems Committee: Hassan Karimi Daqing He Konstantinos Pelechrinis Xiaowei Jia Read More >>

December 07, 2023 10:00 a.m.
07 Dec
Staff Council Coffee and Conversations

Join us for coffee as Staff Council, Co-Vice Chair of Staff Life, Sam Young, chats with Dr. Clyde Pickett, Vice Chancellor for Equity, Diversity, and...

December 07, 2023 10:30 a.m.
07 Dec
Molecular Biophysics/Structural Biology Seminar:  “Illuminating GPCR Pharmacology and Signaling Through Structural Insights”

Cheng Zhang, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Department of Pharmacology and Chemical Biology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Host: Stella Sun, Ph.D.

December 07, 2023 11:00 a.m.
07 Dec
Computational Approaches for Characterization and Prioritization of Human Genetic Variants

Qianqian Liang, MS - Final Dissertation Defense - HUGEN PhD Candidate Department of Human Genetics Doctoral Candidate, Qianqian Liang, MS, will defend the...

December 07, 2023 12:00 p.m.
07 Dec
John Jackson, ScD

EPI Seminar: John Jackson

This is a past event.

Presented by: John Jackson, ScD, Assistant Professor of Epidemiology Topic TBD

December 07, 2023 12:00 p.m.
07 Dec
Man is being assisted by female formal care partner (photo demonstrates technique discussed in program series)

FORMAL AND INFORMAL CARE PARTNER TRAINING SERIES The University of Pittsburgh's Pittsburgh Regional Dementia Caregiver Training and Employment Program...

07 Dec
Leaving and Loving the Walled Village: Hakka Women Writing towards Mobility and Freedom

Hosted by the Humanities Center and faculty fellow, Xiqiao Wang. Respondents include Molly Warsh (History) & Dr. Rebecca Lorimer Leonard (English, UMass...

December 07, 2023 12:30 p.m.
07 Dec
Baby Boomers to Gen Z: Respect and Productivity in the Workplace

For the first time, we have as many as five different generations working together in a single workplace – Traditionals, Baby Boomers, Generation X,...

December 07, 2023 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
07 Dec
Care Talk: Emotional Wellness - Stress Reduction Tool Kit

Do you recognize the symptoms of stress? Join us for this free, virtual Care Talk and learn about emotional wellness and reducing stress. Explore the newest...

December 07, 2023 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
07 Dec
PAA Presents: Understanding Social Security, a Lifelong Enrichment event

The Pitt Alumni Association and Pitt Business alumnus, Marc. T McCarey (CBA ’10), invite all alumni to attend this informative online seminar. Marc McCarey...

December 07, 2023 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
07 Dec
Bioengineering Seminar Series

Bioengineering Seminar Series

This is a past event.

Join us for our Bioengineering Seminar Series this fall! For a list of each week's speakers, click here.

December 07, 2023 4:00 p.m.
07 Dec
The view of Ferguson Theater from the audience

Join this semester's Basic Acting class for a fun hour of improv in Ferguson Theater. Students will demonstrate the improv and acting skills that they've...

December 07, 2023 4:00 p.m.
07 Dec
The Annual Terry Smith Lecture Series- Proximate Objects:  Large Contemporary Artworks and their Territorial Claims

The Department of History of Art and Architecture and Carnegie Museum of Art present: The Annual Terry Smith Lecture Series Proximate Objects: Large...

December 07, 2023 5:15 p.m.
07 Dec
The Ferguson Theater stage

Come watch the five- and 10-minute scenes presented by this semester's directing students in Ferguson Theater (Smith Hall).

December 07, 2023 7:00 p.m.
07 Dec
AfroPop Ensemble

AfroPop Ensemble

This is a past event.

This concert features compositions and arrangements resulting from the interconnections between African music and the music of the African diaspora, with...

December 07, 2023 8:00 p.m.

Thursday, December 7