Monthly Celebrations

The world is rich with diversity, which is reflected in the observances celebrated by its various cultures and populations. Celebrating and providing 'Monthly Celebrations' will allow us to recognize key diverse initiatives and celebrate our campus community.  

If you have a celebration, event or program you'd like to include on our website, please email us at diversity@pitt.edu.

Women's History Month

March is Women's History Month, where we celebrate the vital role that women have played in American history.  

Black History Month

Black History Month is celebrated annually during the month of February to acknowledge and celebrate the important contributions of people of African descent to our nation's life and culture.  

National Disability Employment Awareness Month

Observed each October, NDEAM celebrates the contributions of workers with disabilities and educates about the value of a workforce inclusive of their skills and talents. 

Hispanic Heritage Month

Hispanic Heritage Month (HHM) is celebrated annually from September 15-October 15 to acknowledge the history, culture, and contributions of Americans whose ancestry can be traced to Mexico, Central and South America, the Caribbean, and Spain.