Events

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DATE:
Wednesday, November 25
TIME:
11:00 am
LOCATION:
Zoom
PRESENTER:

Practice your Bosnian/Croatian/Serbian at our weekly conversation hour!

Zoom Link: https://pitt.zoom.us/j/92134427094

DATE:
Wednesday, December 2
TIME:
11:00 am
LOCATION:
Zoom
PRESENTER:
Dijana Mujkanovic

Join us for the weekly Bosnian-Croatian-Serbian (BCS) language table with Dijana Mujkanovic on Wednesdays at 11 am.

Email Dijana for Zoom info: dim31@pitt.edu

DATE:
Thursday, December 3
TIME:
2:00 pm
LOCATION:
Zoom
PRESENTER:
Faith Hillis

In the last fifty years of the tsarist regime, large and boisterous settlements of Russian exiles emerged across the European continent. Called “Russian colonies” by their residents, these communities hosted the leaders of virtually every revolutionary party and produced...

DATE:
Friday, December 4
TIME:
2:00 pm
LOCATION:
Zoom
PRESENTER:
Jolanta Lion

Join us for the Polish Conversation Table on Fridays from 2 - 3 pm with Jolanta Lion.

Email Jolanta Lion for Zoom info: jola@cmu.edu

DATE:
Friday, December 4
TIME:
3:00 pm
LOCATION:
Zoom
PRESENTER:
Katya Kovaleva

Join us for the Russian conversation table & tutoring to improve your Russian, meet other Russian students, prepare for oral exams, and learn more about Russian culture.

Email Katya Kovaleva for Zoom info at Katya....

DATE:
Thursday, December 10
TIME:
2:00 pm
LOCATION:
Zoom
PRESENTER:
Theodora Dragostinova

Presenting Bulgaria’s cultural engagements with multiple actors in the Third World, this talk by Dr. Theodora Dragostinova (Ohio State University) highlights the global reach of state socialism, demonstrates the existence of vibrant partnerships along an East-South axis...

DATE:
Tuesday, January 19
TIME:
3:25 pm
LOCATION:
Zoom Class/300 Old Engineering Building
PRESENTER:
Angela Illig

ARTSC 1000-1010
UCIS PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT
Spring 2021
Wednesdays | 3:25 - 4:15 p.m.
Online Zoom Class | 300 Old Engineering Hall

Course Description

This course provides opportunities for students to explore options and establish...

DATE:
Friday, February 12
TIME:
9:00 am
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Thursday, March 18
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Friday, April 2
TIME:
11:00 am
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Within about twenty years, the United States will pass a monumental threshold: this country will have more citizens over 65 than it does under the age of 18. Part of a massive demographic transition that is taking place across the Global North, the aging of the boomer...

DATE:
Friday, April 9
TIME:
10:00 am
LOCATION:
Online
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DATE:
Thursday, April 22
TIME:
5:00 pm
LOCATION:
Virtual - Register Online!
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This reading group for educators explores literary texts from a global perspective. Content specialists present the work and its context, and together we brainstorm innovative pedagogical practices for incorporating the text and its themes into the curriculum. Sessions...

DATE:
Tuesday, May 11
TIME:
8:00 am
LOCATION:
Zoom
PRESENTER:

The Undergraduate Research Symposium is an annual event since 2002 designed to provide undergraduate students, from the University of Pittsburgh and other colleges and universities, with advanced research experiences and opportunities to develop presentation skills. The...