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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 >

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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

Thursday, January 16

Study Abroad Summer Info Sessions
Time:
12:00 pm
Location:
Pitt Global Hub
Local leadership and China’s low-carbon policy experimentation
Time:
12:00 pm to 1:30 pm
Presenter:
Weila Gong
Location:
4130 Posvar Hall
CLAS Director Candidate Presentation: Latin American Studies: Advancing International Leadership by Cultivating Intellectual Community
Time:
3:30 pm
Presenter:
by Dr. Jana Morgan, Professor of Political Science, University of Tennessee
Location:
4303 Wesley W. Posvar Hall (CUE Commons Room)
German Language Table
Time:
4:00 pm
Location:
Pitt Global Hub
Native Science: Natural Laws of Interdependence
Humanizing the Global, Globalizing the Human Lecture Series
Time:
4:30 pm to 6:00 pm
Presenter:
Dr. Gregory Cajete, University of New Mexico (Native Studies)
Location:
4130 Posvar Hall
Study Abroad Alumni Reunion - UK and Ireland
Time:
6:00 pm
Location:
Pitt Global Hub
Turkish Language Table
Time:
7:00 pm
Location:
Pitt Global Hub

Friday, January 17

Global Brew: Asia
Time:
9:30 am
Location:
Pitt Global Hub
Faculty Workshop with Dr. Gregory Cajete
Humanizing the Global, Globalizing the Human Lecture Series
Time:
10:30 am
Presenter:
Dr. Gregory Cajete, University of New Mexico (Native Studies)
Location:
4217 Posvar Hall
Study Abroad Scholarship Info Session
Time:
12:00 pm to 1:30 pm
Presenter:
Trevor Erlacher and Anna-Maria Karnes
Location:
Global Hub (1st Floor of Posvar Hall)
The Venezuelan Crisis: Causes, Consequences, and Lessons
Time:
12:45 pm to 5:00 pm
Location:
4130 Wesley W. Posvar Hall
Modern Greek Language Table
Time:
2:00 pm
Location:
Pitt Global Hub
Social Hour with Global Studies Ambassadors
Social Hours
Time:
2:00 pm
Presenter:
Global Studies Student Ambassadors
Location:
Global Hub
*Application Due For Washington DC Career Networking Trip
Time:
4:00 pm
Presenter:
Global Studies Center, African Studies Program, Center for Russian East European and Eurasian Studies
Location:
4100 Posvar Hall
ADDverse Poetry Collective Meeting
Time:
4:00 pm
Location:
Pitt Global Hub

Monday, January 20

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

Tuesday, January 21

Conversations on Europe: An Update on Brexit
Time:
12:00 pm to 1:30 pm
Location:
4217 Posvar Hall
German Club Conversation Table
Time:
6:00 pm
Location:
Pitt Global Hub
Persian Language Table
Time:
7:00 pm
Location:
Pitt Global Hub

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 COURSE
Course 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

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
German Language Table
Time:
4:00 pm
Location:
Pitt Global Hub
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
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

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.