Upcoming Events

Monday, April 6

CANCELED: Mapping Loss in the Anthropocene Workshop on Maps as Art

Artists will demonstrate how to use found and recycled materials to make speculative and renderings of landscapes that are spatially aware while also being aesthetically pleasing and imaginative.

3:00pm to 7:00pm
4130 Posvar Hall
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Free and Open to the Public

Thursday, April 9

Online Session: Socialism for Realists

Forty years ago, Margaret Thatcher declared that “there is no alternative.” State socialism was dying and capitalism, restructured as neoliberalism, was ascendant.

2:00pm to 3:30pm
Zoom (Register online)
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Wednesday, April 15

Online Sessions: ARTSC 1000 - UCIS PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

Designed for juniors, seniors, and graduate students to establish a career direction
and formulate a strategy for securing a full-time position in today's competitive

3:00pm
4130 W. Posvar Hall
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412-726-7230

Thursday, April 16

Online Session: Everyday Maoism in Revolutionary China

Communist revolution in the 20th century was reliant on a profound change in individual consciousness.

2:00pm to 3:30pm
Zoom (Register online)
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Friday, April 17

CANCELED: Social Hour with Global Studies Ambassadors

The Global Studies Center looks forward to beginning a monthly, informal social hour - hosted by Global Studies Ambassadors and fellow GSC students Mark, Sarah and Destiny - as a way to get to know

1:00pm
Global Hub
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Cost of Event:
Free and Open to Students

Thursday, April 23

4:30pm to 7:00pm
4130 Posvar Hall
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Cost of Event:
Free & Open to the Public

Thursday, April 30 to Friday, May 1

Postponed: Human Trafficking Workshop

The Global Studies Center at the University of Pittsburgh and Liberty Shared will convene an interdisciplinary workshop on Human Trafficking on April 30 - May1, 2020 on the University of Pittsburgh

8:30am to 9:30am
University of Pittsburgh
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Tuesday, August 18 to Wednesday, August 19

Rescheduled: Water Infrastructure and Regional Governance

Urban infrastructure is a vital topic for interdisciplinary research because it is fundamental to the economic development prospects of regions.

(All day)
TBD