Past Events

Mar
21
Latin America in Motion: Pitt Latin American Films
Tuesday, March 21, 2017 - 7:00pm
Public Health G23

A free screening of "The Club" (Chile).

Mar
22
Charm
Wednesday, March 22, 2017 - 8:00pm
Studio Theatre, Cathedral of Learning

The untold story of the forgotten history of Margaret Fuller, one of the first American feminists and integral member of the transcendentalist movement. 

Mar
23
And Campus For All: Diversity, Inclusion, and Free Speech at U.S. Universities
Thursday, March 23, 2017 -
9:30am to 10:30am
WPU Kurtzman Room

The Office of Diversity and Inclusion presents Suzanne Nossel, Executive Director of PEN America, who will be speaking about her organization’s report on campus free speech.

Mar
23
Poetry Reading and Conversation with Dana Gioia
Thursday, March 23, 2017 -
12:30pm to 2:00pm
Humanities Center, 602 Cathedral of Learning

Colloquium with visiting fellow Dana Gioia, Poet Laureate of California.

Mar
23
Ethel Williams
Thursday, March 23, 2017 - 4:00pm
University Club, Gold Room

A lecture by Ethel Williams, Professor at the School of Public Administration at the University of Nebraska Omaha, as part of the Roscoe Robinson Jr. Memorial Lecture Series on Diversity and Public Service.

Mar
23
Reframing Political Subjectivity:Inter-Imperial World, Interdisciplinary Method
Thursday, March 23, 2017 -
5:00pm to 7:00pm
4130 Wesley W. Posvar Hall

Featuring presenter Laura Doyla (UMass Amherst), as part of the Humanizing the Global, Globalizing the Human Lecture Series.

Mar
23
Charm
Thursday, March 23, 2017 - 8:00pm
Studio Theatre, Cathedral of Learning

The untold story of the forgotten history of Margaret Fuller, one of the first American feminists and integral member of the transcendentalist movement. 

Mar
23
Year of Diversity Fashion Show
Thursday, March 23, 2017 - 8:30pm
WPU Assembly Room

Pitt Program Council’s 2017 Year of Diversity Fashion Show will feature the designs of local artists and various cultural groups, including African Student Organization and Caribiean and Latin Amerian Student Association. Open to all Pitt students with a valid (Oakland) Student ID.

Mar
24
Book Discussion: "Sing for Your Life"
Friday, March 24, 2017 -
11:30am to 1:00pm
William Pitt Union - Dining Room A

A discussion of  Daniel Bergner's "Sing for Your Life: A Story of Race, Music, and Family," facilitated by Karen Gilmer (Theatre Arts) and Gabby Yearwood (Anthropology).

Mar
24
“At One Point We All Rebelled”: Hip Hop Graffiti Grrlz and the Performance of Feminist Masculinity
Friday, March 24, 2017 - 3:00pm
501 Cathedral of Learning

In this talk, Dr. Jessica N. Pabón offers a critical re-imagining of gender performance in Hip Hop culture by examining the aesthetics, politics, and embodiment of graffiti grrlz from the USA, South Africa, Canada, and Australia.

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