Events in UCIS

Monday, February 10

12:45 pm Cultural Event
Online: Russian Tutoring & Conversation Table
Location:
Pitt Global Hub
Sponsored by:
Center for Russian East European and Eurasian Studies and Global Hub
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This language table has been moved online. Please contact Katya via Skype @katya.kovaleva1 during the usual meeting time of Monday's from 12:45PM-2:45PM OR email Katya directly (katya.kovaleva@gmail.com)

Improve and practice your Russian language skills with instructor Katya Kovaleva.

3:00 pm Cultural Event
Pause Cafe
Location:
Pitt Global Hub
Sponsored by:
Global Hub along with Department of French & Italian Languages and Literatures
4:00 pm Lecture
Sight and Site
Location:
602 Cathedral of Learning
Sponsored by:
Asian Studies Center
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This talk reflects on public media art festivals and screen media projects produced in collaboration among Hong Kong media/video art collectives and commercial to real estate institutions and their material facades, addressing debates concerning how such scaled screening situations potentiate (or refuse to potentiate) new collective modes of not only communicating in but also inhabiting the city.

4:30 pm Lecture
Critical Research on Africa: Doctors, Termites and Princesses: Landscapes of Health and Medicine in East Africa
Location:
3703 WWPH
Sponsored by:
African Studies Program along with Department of Africana Studies, Department of Anthropology, Department of History, African Studies Program, University Center for International Studies and University of Pittsburgh
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Join us for a lecture by Dr. Neil Kodesh, from the University of Wisconsin - Madison. More details to come!

6:00 pm Student Club Activity
Online: Chinese Language & Culture Club Meeting
Location:
Pitt Global Hub
Sponsored by:
Global Hub along with Department of East Asian Languages and Literatures
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Contact Jennifer Wallace (jlw200@pitt.edu) and Bei Cheng (beicheng@pitt.edu) with specific questions.