Past Events

Tuesday, December 10

1989 for Young Learners

Anne Nesbet's novel, Cloud and Wallfish, invites middle-school readers into Berlin in 1989.

Posvar 4217

Friday, December 6

Comfort Food & Cornhole

Join the Global Studies Ambassadors and the Student Office of Sustainability on the last day of classes for a game of Cornhole and comfort food - soup and cornbread!

Pitt Global Hub

Thursday, December 5

Richard Powers' The Overstory - Four Evenings -- Global Literary Encounters

In conjunction with the Pittsburgh Arts & Lectures program's "Ten Evenings" series, Global Studies Center is hosting "Four Evenings" pre-lecture discussions that put prominent world authors and

6:00pm to 7:00pm
4130 Posvar Hall
3:00pm to 5:00pm
540 William Pitt Union (WPU)

Wednesday, December 4

Who’s Revitalizing Homer?: The Relevance and Risks of Classical Reception Today

In this lecture, Donna Zuckerberg explores what antiquity means to far-right online communities and what others interested in Classics can do to respond.

4:30pm to 6:00pm
Cathedral of Learning 501


4:30pm to 6:00pm
4130 Posvar Hall

Thursday, November 21

Global Issues Through Literature: We Are All That's Left by Carrie Arcos

This reading group for educators explores literary texts from a global perspective.

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

Tuesday, November 19

Conversations on 1619 Final Debrief Session

As our Conversations on 1619 discussions draws to a close, we invite you to join our final debrief on the series that has sought to provide a space for informed, moderated discussion of topics rela

6:00pm to 7:30pm
1501 Posvar Hall

Monday, November 18

UCIS International Toolkit Series Presents: How to Prepare for International and Global Careers

Recent government and nonprofit professionals will discuss their interest in, pursuit of, and perspective on international and global employment. Discussion Style workshop.

5:00pm to 6:00pm
Posvar Hall, Rm 4217

Peace Corps Discussion with Regional Recruiter Ryan Stannard

Ryan, Regional Recruiter and former Teacher Collaboration and Community Service Volunteer, will discuss his current and prior work in the Peace Corps, requirements for future employees and key stre

12:00pm to 1:00pm
Posvar Hall, Global Hub, 1st Floor