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Latinx Cluster Hire Initiative Seeks Proposals by Feb. 15

This call for proposals is the next step of the Latinx Cluster Hire Initiative, first announced in June by Provost and Senior Vice Chancellor Ann E. Cudd. Learn more >

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Nationality Rooms in the New York Times

Pitt's renowned Nationality Rooms get a prominent mention in a New York Times article about what makes an American tradition. Learn more >

The Pitt Global Hub
Pitt Global Hub

The new Pitt Global Hub is a student-centered, university-wide resource, advising, and engagement center that enhances students’ educational experience with an international and global focus. Learn more >

UCIS This Week

Wednesday, January 22

Soviet Signoras: Personal and Collective Transformations in East European Migration to Italy
Time:
1:30 pm to 3:00 pm
Presenter:
Martina Cvajner, Italian Fulbright Distinguished Chair
Location:
4217 Posvar Hall
ARTSC 1000 - UCIS PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT
Preparing Juniors and Seniors for Employment Beyond Undergraduate Careers
Time:
3:00 pm
Presenter:
Angela Illig
Location:
4130 W. Posvar Hall
Brazil Nuts Bate-Popo
Time:
4:00 pm
Location:
Pitt Global Hub
Washington DC Career Networking Trip Workshop on LinkedIn
For Washington DC Career Networking Trip Participants Only
Time:
4:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Presenter:
Global Studies Center, Asian Studies Center, Center for Russian East European and Eurasian Studies
Location:
224 William Pitt Union
Chinese Language & Culture Club Meeting
Time:
6:00 pm
Location:
Pitt Global Hub

Thursday, January 23

Engineering Nationalization: State Capacity and Social Reconfiguration in the People’s Republic of China
Time:
2:00 pm to 3:30 pm
Presenter:
Zhaojin Zeng
Location:
4130 Posvar Hall, University of Pittsburgh
Pause Cafe
French Conversation Club
Time:
3:00 pm
Location:
Pitt Global Hub
CLAS Director Candidate presentation: 2020-2026: Fostering Collaborations, Strengthening Communities, and Promoting Diversity through Intersectional Research, Teaching, and Engagement
Time:
3:30 pm
Presenter:
Dr. Ana Forcinito Professor of Latin American literatures and cultures and the holder of the Arsham and Charlotte Ohanessian Chair in the College of Liberal Arts, University of Minnesota
Location:
4303 Wesley W. Posvar Hall (CUE Commons Room)
German Language Table
Time:
4:00 pm
Location:
Pitt Global Hub
Race, Science, and Technology in the Global African World: A lecture Series presented by the Department of Africana Studies
Algorithms of Opression: How Search Engines Reinforce Racism
Time:
4:00 pm
Presenter:
Safiya Umoja Noble
Location:
109 Barco Law Building
The Doctor's Wife by Sawako Ariyoshi.
Global Issues Through Literature
Time:
4:30 pm to 7:00 pm
Presenter:
Elizabeth Oyler, East Asian Languages and Literatures
Location:
4130 Posvar Hall
Study Abroad Alumni Reunion - Australia
Time:
6:00 pm
Location:
Pitt Global Hub
Turkish Language Table
Time:
7:00 pm
Location:
Pitt Global Hub

Friday, January 24

Lunar New Year Celebration
Time:
12:00 pm to 1:30 pm
Location:
Global Hub
Modern Greek Language Table
Time:
2:00 pm
Location:
Pitt Global Hub
ADDverse Poetry Collective Meeting
Time:
4:00 pm
Location:
Pitt Global Hub

Monday, January 27

Russian Tutoring & Conversation Table
Time:
12:45 pm
Location:
Pitt Global Hub
Bosnian, Serbian, Croatian Language Table
Time:
1:00 pm
Location:
Pitt Global Hub
Pause Cafe
French Conversation Club
Time:
3:00 pm
Location:
Pitt Global Hub
Institutional Colors in my Neighborhood: The Challenge of Graffiti Art
Time:
6:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Presenter:
Gloria Talamantes, Creator of Brown Walls Project in Chicago Illinois
Location:
Community of Christ, 1805 Tonapah Street Beechview
Chinese Language & Culture Club Meeting
Time:
6:00 pm
Location:
Pitt Global Hub

Tuesday, January 28

Chinese Language & Culture Club Bubble Tea Fundraiser
Time:
3:00 pm
Location:
Pitt Global Hub
German Club Conversation Table
Time:
6:00 pm
Location:
Pitt Global Hub
Arabic Language & Culture Club
Time:
7:00 pm
Location:
Pitt Global Hub

Wednesday, January 29

ARTSC 1000 - UCIS PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT
Preparing Juniors and Seniors for Employment Beyond Undergraduate Careers
Time:
3:00 pm
Presenter:
Angela Illig
Location:
4130 W. Posvar Hall
Brazil Nuts Bate-Popo
Time:
4:00 pm
Location:
Pitt Global Hub

News

This call for proposals is the next step of the Latinx Cluster Hire Initiative, first announced in June by Provost and Senior Vice Chancellor Ann E. Cudd. Learn More »
Pitt's Nationality Rooms preserve and celebrate the city's diverse cultural traditions. Learn More »
A historian of eastern Africa, Mari Webel teaches popular courses at Pitt such as Disease and Health in Modern Africa and History of Global Health. Learn More »

ucis by the Numbers

3

The University of Pittsburgh is home to three federally funded international studies centers under Title VI of the Department of Education. 

2,104

Pitt Students participated in an experience abroad in 2017-18. 

155

International studies certificates conferred in 2017-18.