International Week 2019

At home and abroad, the University of Pittsburgh excels in international education and exchange. International Week is an opportunity to celebrate this legacy and participate in global programming from October 14 to 18. Each year International Week at Pitt is led by the University Center for International Studies in collaboration with numerous offices and units across campus.

Whether you want to make a new friend, taste cuisine from a different country, create a unique blend of tea, or network with global professionals, International Week has something for everyone.

Featured events include:

Monday, October 14

Sheth International Achievement Awards
11:30 – 2:00 p.m.
William Pitt Union Assembly Room

Get to Know the Global Hub
2:30 – 3:00 p.m.
Pitt Global Hub

Tuesday, October 15

International Speed Friending
4 – 6 p.m.
William Pitt Union Lower Lounge

Brain Candy
6 – 8 p.m.
William Pitt Union Assembly Room

Wednesday, October 16

International Food Trucks
11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
William Pitt Union Driveway

Thursday, October 17

World Brew: A Global Tea Party
6:30 – 8:30 p.m.
548 William Pitt Union

Friday, October 18

Employability (Made) in Germany
2 – 4:30 p.m.
O’Hara Student Center, Dining Room

Global Trivia Night - EVENT POSTPONED

Weeklong events will be held in the Pitt Global Hub, including: the Pitt Study Abroad Photo Contest, tours of the Global Hub for faculty and staff, and the Pitt Global Hub Contest, which offers the grand prize winner a $2,500 Pitt Study Abroad Scholarship.

For a full list of events, visit