Past Events

Mar
30
Diversity Book Club Panel Discussion: Bad Feminist by Roxanne Gay
Thursday, March 30, 2017 -
4:00pm to 6:00pm
WPU Lower Lounge

Panelists include Freddy Bauer (GSWS Undergraduate, Office of Diversity and Inclusion), Julie Beaulieu (Lecturer, Gender, Sexuality, & Women’s Studies Program), Sarah Goodkind (Associate Professor, School of Social Work, Department of Sociology, and Gender, Sexuality, & Women’s Studies Program), and Robin Kear (Liaison Librarian, University Library System).

Mar
30
Diversity: Visible/Invisible - A Photo Exhibition
Thursday, March 30, 2017 - 4:00pm
McCarl Center for Nontraditional Student Success, College of General Studies

An exhibition of photos answering the question, "How has an experience with diversity in your family affected your view of the world and how it operates?" submitted by Osher Lifelong Learning Insitute and College of General Studies students. 

Mar
30
Queering Religion: The Student Perspective
Thursday, March 30, 2017 - 6:00pm
Humanities Center, 602 Cathedral of Learning

A panel discussion by Pitt students and alumni sharing their experiences of the intersection of religiosity and queer identity in modern life.

Mar
30
In Conversation With Industry - Indochina: Traces of a Mother Screening and Q&A
Thursday, March 30, 2017 - 6:00pm
Cathedral of Learning, Room 407

A screening of "Indochina: Traces of a Mother," which looks at colonialism, children, war, racism, and adoption. The film will be followed by a Q&A with the director, Idrissou Mora-Kpai. Additionally, there will be a screening of the short documentary "It Should Feel Like Home" on homelessness with LGBTQ teens in Pittsburgh, directed by recent alum Mark Javanel.

Mar
30
Baltimore
Thursday, March 30, 2017 - 8:00pm
Henry Heymann Theatre

"Baltimore" tackles the complexities of racism in America from the perspective of eight different college students, presented by University of Pittsburgh Stages. 

Mar
31
Ethical Issues in Caring for Diverse Patient Populations
Friday, March 31, 2017 - 8:00am
Scaife Hall 11th Floor Conference Center

Day-long conference with plenary lectures and concurrent sessions addressing care for patients who are immigrants, race and gender minorities, elderly, incarcerated, addicted, cognitively impaired, or disabled. 

Mar
31
The Jean Monnet Center of Excellence Faculty Research Workshop on “Marriage Equality in Advanced Industrialized Democracies.”
Friday, March 31, 2017 -
9:00am to 5:45pm
Pittsburgh Athletic Association, Oakland Room

A series of panels, with keynote address by Dr. Scott Siegel of San Francisco State University. Topics include “Backlash to LGBT Rights, Far Right Parties, and Opposition Movements” and “Marriage Equality and LGBT Rights Activism.”

Mar
31
Writing the Revolution: Feminist Rhetorics of the Second Wave
Friday, March 31, 2017 -
3:00pm to 5:00pm
501 Cathedral of Learning

A lecture by Bonnie Dow (Vanderbilt).

Mar
31
Baltimore
Friday, March 31, 2017 - 8:00pm
Henry Heymann Theatre

"Baltimore" tackles the complexities of racism in America from the perspective of eight different college students, presented by University of Pittsburgh Stages. 

Apr
01
Attitudes Concerning Transgender Rights and Same-Sex Relationships
Saturday, April 1, 2017 -
9:00am to 10:45am
Pittsburgh Athletic Association, Oakland Room

A panel presented as part of The Jean Monnet Center of Excellence Faculty Research Workshop on “Marriage Equality in Advanced Industrialized Democracies.”

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