Past Events

Mar
16
A Diversity of (European) Identities: From the Subnational to the Supranational
Thursday, March 16, 2017 -
9:00am to 5:30pm
Pittsburgh Athletic Association, 4215 Fifth Avenue

Day one of this two day conference will feature panels on "Identity and Immigration," "Artists, Culture and Identity," "Mobility, Tourism and Identity," and a keynote address by Charles Forsdick.

Mar
16
Religion and Gay Marriage: Do They Have To Be At Odds?
Thursday, March 16, 2017 -
2:00pm to 3:00pm
Teplitz Memorial Moot Courtroom, Barco Law Building

A dialogue between William Eskridge, Jr. (Yale Law School) and Robin Fretwell Wilson (University of Illinois College of Law), leading national legal experts on gay rights and religious liberty.  

Mar
16
Jane Ward: "The Tragedy of Heterosexuality"
Thursday, March 16, 2017 -
4:00pm to 5:30pm
Humanities Center, 602 Cathedral of Learning

A lecture by Jane Ward (UC Riverside), author of "Not Gay: Sex Between Straight White Men."

Mar
17
A Diversity of (European) Identities: From the Subnational to the Supranational
Friday, March 17, 2017 -
9:00am to 5:30pm
Pittsburgh Athletic Association, 4215 Fifth Avenue

The second and final day of this conference will feature panels on "Brexit and Identity," "Creating Identity," "Regional, National, and Supranational Identities," and a keynote address by Matthew Goodwin.

Mar
18
A Walk for Education
Saturday, March 18, 2017 -
8:30am to 4:00pm
Benedum Hall 102

A day long STEM fair where students from grades 7-11 experience engineering from the perspective of Pitt engineering students, presented by the National Society of Black Engineers.

Mar
20
Jewish Studies Brown-Bag Colloquium: Abandonment: The Refugee Crisis, 1938/2017
Monday, March 20, 2017 -
12:00pm to 2:00pm
WPU, Dining Room B

The University of Pittsburgh Jewish Studies Program presents Dennis B. Klein, Director of the Jewish Studies Program and the Master of Arts in Holocaust and Genocide Studies, Kean University.

Mar
20
International Francophonie Day
Monday, March 20, 2017 -
2:00pm to 5:00pm
501 Cathedral of Learning

Featuring a reading and Q&A with author Leïla Marouane and a roundtable discussion focusing on the topic "What to do with French in 2017?"

Mar
20
Victoria Lomasko - Other Russias: Angry
Monday, March 20, 2017 - 6:00pm
Ellis Gallery at CMU, School of Art, Room 312

An opening reception for the art exhibit "Other Russias: Angry" by Victoria Lomasko. On display from March 19-24.

Mar
20
Ta-Nehisi Coates
Monday, March 20, 2017 - 6:30pm
WPU Assembly Room

Presented by the Pittsburgh Contemporary Writers Series.

Mar
21
Women in Quantum Science and Engineering Lecture Series
Tuesday, March 21, 2017 - 11:00am
321 Allen Hall

The Pittsburgh Quantum Institute presents Noa Marom of Carnegie Mellon University.

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