Past Events

Jan
21
She Innovates: Talk w/Leona Mitchell
Saturday, January 21, 2017 - 6:00pm
Information Sciences Building, 3rd Floor

Dinner and a talk with Leona Mitchell, a visiting professor at the University of Pittsburgh School of Information Science. 

Jan
22
She Innovates Hacking Wrap Up and Closing Ceremony
Sunday, January 22, 2017 - 9:00am
Information Sciences Building, 3rd Floor

The hackathon reaches its conclusion with a breakfast, expo and judging, and winner presentations and awards.

Jan
23
Objection! How Evidence Law Perpetuates Racism in the Courtroom
Monday, January 23, 2017 -
12:00pm to 1:30pm
2017 Cathedral of Learning

The Center on Race and Social Problems Spring 2017 Speaker Series presents Jasmine B. Gonzalez Rose (Assistant Professor of Law,  University of Pittsburgh School of Law).

Jan
24
Latin America in Motion: Pitt Latin American Films
Tuesday, January 24, 2017 - 7:00pm
Public Health G23

A free screening of "Open Cage" (Mexico). 

Jan
26
Achieving Equity and Successfully Eliminating Racial/Ethnic Disparities in the Health and Health Care of Children
Thursday, January 26, 2017 -
10:00am to 11:15am
G23 Pitt Public Health Auditorium

Glenn Flores, expert on racial/ethnic and linguistic disparities in healthcare, will discuss the successful elimination of healthcare disparities in three clinical trials.

Jan
26
Donald Hatter Lecture
Thursday, January 26, 2017 -
11:00am to 12:00pm
The University Club, Conference Room A

A lecture by Donald Hatter, author, motivational speaker, and sales and marketing professional, on how to effectively deliver a value proposition, whether in a formal sales role or otherwise. 

Jan
26
Spoken Word Poet Carlos Andrés Gómez
Thursday, January 26, 2017 - 7:00pm
Boomer's, University of Pittsburgh at Titusville

A live appearance by Carlos Andrés Gómez, award-winning spoken word poet and author of "Man Up: Reimagining Modern Manhood."

Jan
28
Symposium: Carnegie Museum of Natural History’s "Lion Attacking a Dromedary"
Saturday, January 28, 2017 -
9:30am to 3:30pm
Carnegie Museum of Art Theater

Scholars and staff from Carnegie Museums of Art and Natural History and the University of Pittsburgh will come together for a series of talks about the historical and intellectual contexts of the 1867 diorama, the museum process for the reinterpretation and reinstallation, along with a community discussion. Free and open to the public.

Jan
31
Understanding Unconscious Bias
Tuesday, January 31, 2017 -
11:30am to 1:30pm
Gold Room, University Club

A faculty development workshop as part of the series, "How Bias Creeps into Decision Making and How to Minimize Its Impact," presented by the Office of the Provost. 

Jan
31
Colloquium with Jennifer Nash
Tuesday, January 31, 2017 -
12:30pm to 2:00pm
Humanities Center, 602 Cathedral of Learning

Professor Jennifer Nash (Duke UP) will discuss her book, "The Black Body in Ecstasy." For graduate students and faculty.

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