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.

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.

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.

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