Events

The following list includes events on and around campus that relate to Europe, many of which are not sponsored by the European Studies Center, but simply announced here as a courtesy listing. If you would like your event announced on our page, please contact our GSA, Katie Brown.

DATE:
Wednesday, February 20
TIME:
12:00 pm to 12:50 pm
LOCATION:
1502 Posvar Hall
PRESENTER:
John Lyon
STATUS:
As Scheduled
DATE:
Monday, February 25 to Sunday, March 10
TIME:
(All day)
LOCATION:
Posvar Hall
PRESENTER:
This international traveling exhibit comes to the University of Pittsburgh for a limited time. This world renowned exhibit features biographies of twenty-two former inmates of the camp in an attempt to "remember the people hidden behind the prisoner uniforms and victim...
STATUS:
As Scheduled
DATE:
Tuesday, February 26
TIME:
12:00 pm to 1:30 pm
LOCATION:
4217 Wesley W. Posvar Hall
PRESENTER:
STATUS:
Postponed
DATE:
Tuesday, February 26
TIME:
12:00 pm to 1:30 pm
LOCATION:
4217 Wesley W. Posvar Hall
PRESENTER:
As a part of the ESC’s Year of Global Europe, the ESC will devote this session of its virtual roundtable series to discussing the history of world’s fairs and international expositions. The first of these massive events began in Europe in the nineteenth century and became...
STATUS:
As Scheduled
DATE:
Tuesday, February 26
TIME:
4:30 pm to 6:30 pm
LOCATION:
William Pitt Union, Assembly Room
PRESENTER:
Take a break from studying and enjoy kaffe and a kanelbullar in Swedish, njugu paak in Swahili, or gazoz in Turkish! Less-Commonly-Taught Languages Center will teach you how to place your order in Hindi, Quechua, Irish, Persian, Greece, Hungary, Haiti, Vietnam, or Ethiopia...
STATUS:
As Scheduled
DATE:
Wednesday, February 27
TIME:
12:00 pm to 12:50 pm
LOCATION:
1502 Posvar Hall
PRESENTER:
Irina Livezeanu
STATUS:
As Scheduled
DATE:
Thursday, February 28
TIME:
12:00 pm to 1:30 pm
LOCATION:
4130 Posvar Hall
PRESENTER:
Andrei Markovits
In this talk, Prof. Markovits will present findings from his book Gaming the World: How Sports are Reshaping Global Politics and Culture (2010) and highlight the opposite paths that the women have traversed in the game of Association Football on both sides of the Atlantic.
STATUS:
As Scheduled
DATE:
Wednesday, March 6
TIME:
12:00 pm to 12:50 pm
LOCATION:
1502 Posvar Hall
PRESENTER:
Lina Insana
STATUS:
As Scheduled
DATE:
Wednesday, March 6
TIME:
6:00 pm
LOCATION:
Frick Fine Arts Auditorium
PRESENTER:
Featuring Tina Faigen, Piano, Mary Beth Malek, Clarinet, and Paula Tuttle, Cello with Ellen-Maria Willis, violin, MaryBeth Schotting, violin, and Jennifer Gerhard, viola
STATUS:
As Scheduled
DATE:
Friday, March 8 to Saturday, March 9
TIME:
8:00 am to 6:00 pm
LOCATION:
Humanities Center
PRESENTER:
Students may register at pitt.frit.conference@gmail.com
STATUS:
As Scheduled
DATE:
Tuesday, March 19
TIME:
12:00 pm to 1:30 pm
LOCATION:
4217 Wesley W. Posvar Hall
PRESENTER:
STATUS:
As Scheduled
DATE:
Wednesday, March 20
TIME:
12:00 pm to 12:50 pm
LOCATION:
1502 Posvar Hall
PRESENTER:
Lauren Bairnsfather
STATUS:
As Scheduled
DATE:
Wednesday, March 27
TIME:
12:00 pm to 12:50 pm
LOCATION:
1502 Posvar Hall
PRESENTER:
Rachel Kranson
STATUS:
As Scheduled
DATE:
Friday, April 12
TIME:
(All day)
LOCATION:
TBA
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...
STATUS:
As Scheduled
DATE:
Tuesday, April 16
TIME:
12:00 pm to 1:30 pm
LOCATION:
4217 Wesley W. Posvar Hall
PRESENTER:
STATUS:
As Scheduled
DATE:
Friday, April 26
TIME:
3:00 pm to 5:30 pm
LOCATION:
O'Hara Student Center Ballroom/Dining Room
PRESENTER:
STATUS:
As Scheduled