Past Events

Feb
04
"Haiku" and "I Can't Go On/I'll Go On"
Saturday, February 4, 2017 - 8:00pm
Studio Theatre, Cathedral of Learning

Three short plays ("Haiku" by Kate Snodgrass and "Footfalls" and "Catastrophe" by Samuel Beckett) that present a dialogue about resistance, oppression, and human perseverance. 

Feb
05
"Haiku" and "I Can't Go On/I'll Go On"
Sunday, February 5, 2017 - 2:00pm
Studio Theatre, Cathedral of Learning

Three short plays ("Haiku" by Kate Snodgrass and "Footfalls" and "Catastrophe" by Samuel Beckett) that present a dialogue about resistance, oppression, and human perseverance. 

Feb
06
Erasing Basquiat: Talk by Christian Campbell
Monday, February 6, 2017 -
3:00pm to 4:30pm
Humanities Center, 602 Cathedral of Learning

Poet, essayist, and cultural critic Christian Campbell will discuss the recent global revival of exhibiting the work of Haitian-Nuyorican-American artist Jean-Michel Basquiat.

Feb
07
Women in Quantum Science and Engineering Lecture Series
Tuesday, February 7, 2017 - 11:00am
O'Hara Student Center

Susan Fullerton from Pitt's Department of Chemical and Petroleum Engineering will discuss navigating work/life balance and using the imposter syndrome to help you in excel in your career.  

Feb
07
Undergraduate Discussion with Damon Young
Tuesday, February 7, 2017 -
4:00pm to 5:15pm
William Pitt Union Dining Room A

A discussion with Damon Young, Pittsburgh writer and editor-in-chief of the digital magazine "Very Smart Brothas."

Feb
07
Leveraging a Legacy of Activism: ‘Black Lives Matter’ and the Way Forward for HIV Research
Tuesday, February 7, 2017 - 6:00pm
A115 Crabtree Hall

A lecture by Dr. Derrick Mathews (Center for LGBT Health Research; Department of Infectious Diseases and Microbiology at the Graduate School of Public Health) about current research on HIV prevention and control in the black MSM community, and the interaction of activism and academic research today.

Feb
07
Derrick Matthews Lecture
Tuesday, February 7, 2017 - 7:00pm
A115 Crabtree Hall

A lecture by Dr. Derrick Mathews (Center for LGBT Health Research; Department of Infectious Diseases and Microbiology at the Graduate School of Public Health) about current research on HIV prevention and control in the black MSM community, and the interaction of activism and academic research today.

Feb
08
Ambassador Reuben Brigety: The Future of Equality in the Age of Trump
Wednesday, February 8, 2017 - 4:00pm
University Club, Ballroom A

A lecture by Ambassador Reuben Brigety, Dean of the Elliott School of International Affairs at George Washington University as part of the Roscoe Robinson Jr. Memorial Lecture Series on Diversity and Public Service.

Feb
09
Latino Student Perspectives: Providing Support and Enhancing Their Voice in the Classroom
Thursday, February 9, 2017 -
3:00pm to 5:00pm
211 David Lawrence Hall

Gina Garcia of the School of Education's Department of Administrative & Policy Studies will lead this workshop as part of the Diversity in the Curriculum and Inclusion in the Classroom: Understanding Our Students Series. Open to all faculty and teaching assistants. 

Feb
09
Faith: The African American Church Through American History
Thursday, February 9, 2017 - 5:30pm
Alumni Hall

Celebrate the enduring strength of faith and the African American church from slavery to present day with honorees Rev. Jimmy Joe Robinson and Dr. Jeanette South-Paul. RSVP must be received by Monday, February 6.

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