Past Events

Monday, February 18

Migrations Initiative Brown Bag Series: Migration and the health trajectories of immigrants and host country residents

Brown Bag is a monthly seminar for faculty to learn about the research currently going on at Pitt in the area of migrations.

12:00pm to 1:00pm
4130 Posvar Hall

Racial Regimes in Transnational Context: A Conversation with Michael Hanchard

Michael Hanchard is Professor and Chair of the Africana Studies Department at The University of Pennsylvania and director of the Marginalized Populations project.

12:00pm
Thornburgh Room, Hillman Library

Friday, February 15

CERIS Spring 2019 Book Discussions for Educators

Please join us for dinner and what promises to be an informative read & book discussion on Islam After Communism by Adeeb Khalid.

5:00pm
4217 Wesley W. Posvar Hall

Wednesday, February 13

Advancing Health Equity and the Human Right to Health: Social Policy Perspectives on Public Health

At its 2018 annual meeting, the American Public Health Association adopted 12 new policy statements on the most pressing public health concerns.

4:30pm to 6:00pm
Thornburgh Room, Hillman Library

Tuesday, February 12

Undergraduate Workshop: Film and TV Titling

This hands on workshop aims at introducing subtitling in practical terms, to stimulate awareness and interest in an ever-growing translation activity.

4:00pm to 5:30pm
5404 Posvar Hall

Friday, February 8

Research Toolkit

Are you interested in developing your academic interests into research projects? Gaining valuable undergraduate research experience? Pursuing a BPhil/Honors Thesis? Preparing for graduate school?

3:00pm to 7:00pm
4217 Posvar Hall

Thursday, February 7

4:00pm to 5:30pm
Robert Henderson Media Lab G-17 CL

Black Lives Matter: Intersectional and Transnational Perspectives

Join us for a discussion of the Black Lives Matter movement by three distinguished panelists.

12:00pm
Thornburgh Room, Hillman Library

Friday, February 1

Ferguson Voices Opening Reception

Join us for the opening of the exhibit on Ferguson Voices that will be held at the library for the entire month of February.

3:00pm to 5:00pm
Thornburgh Room, Hillman Library

Thursday, January 31

Global Issues Through Literature: The Watsons Go to Birmingham -- 1963

The Watsons Go to Birmingham -- 1963 by Christopher Paul Curtis

4:30pm to 7:00pm
4130 Posvar Hall