Events in UCIS

Monday, October 14

11:30 am Award Ceremony
Sheth International Awards
Location:
William Pitt Union Assembly Room
Sponsored by:
Director's Office and International Week
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Join us on Monday, October 14, 2019, as the University of Pittsburgh University Center for International Studies honors the recipients of this year’s Distinguished Faculty Award and Distinguished Young Alumni Award.

Sheth Distinguished Faculty Award for International Achievement:
Ronald A. Brand, J.D., Chancellor Mark A. Nordenberg Professor, John E. Murray Faculty Scholar, and Academic Director of the Center of International Legal Education

Sheth International Young Alumni Achievement Award:
Silver Francis Oonyu, M.Ed. (EDUC '12G), Founder, Silver Memorial Inclusive Learning Center, SMILE School, first inclusive school in Teso region of Uganda

The awards program and accompanying reception are free and open to the public.
The program will begin at 11:30 a.m. and will be followed by a reception.

A livestream of the event will be available at: https://pitt.hosted.panopto.com/Panopto/Pages/Viewer.aspx?id=6a28a075-39...

Please RSVP to Jason Kane (jek108@pitt.edu).

Learn more about this year's honorees: https://www.ucis.pitt.edu/main/news-events/sheth-awards-recognize-law-fa...

2:30 pm Presentation
Get to Know the Global Hub
Location:
Pitt Global Hub
Sponsored by:
Global Hub and International Week
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University faculty and staff are invited to take a guided tour of the new Pitt Global Hub on Posvar's first floor during International Week. This is a great opportunity to learn about the space's function, design, and goals, and how to get involved!

Tours will be led by the Pitt Global Hub Manager.

3:00 pm Workshop
Russian Tutoring & Language Table
Location:
Pitt Global Hub
Sponsored by:
Center for Russian East European and Eurasian Studies and Global Hub
8:00 pm Performance
Pitt Irish Dance Club Performance
Location:
WPU Dining Room B
Sponsored by:
International Week along with Pitt Irish Dance Club
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The Pitt Irish Dance Club will be performing Irish dance numbers set to both traditional and contemporary music. During the first half of the event, our dancers will put on a show. During the second half, we will invite volunteers to come onstage and learn an Irish jig!