Our Past Activities

Saturday, April 21, 2018
French Immersion workshops offer area secondary school French teachers an opportunity to maintain or improve their language skills, to develop a deeper understanding of French culture and its global...
Saturday, April 14, 2018
PITTSBURGH—The Center for Latin American Studies (CLAS) at the University of Pittsburgh’s University Center for International Studies will be hosting the 38th Annual Latin American and Caribbean...
Friday, April 6, 2018
The European Studies Center's Europe Day Contest is a multimedia contest for students in grades K-12. Students participating in the Europe Day Contest can submit projects using different forms of...
Wednesday, April 4, 2018
This reading group designed for K-12 educators to learn and use new texts in the classroom, will try to understand the role of literature as document, commentator, and critic of restrictive regimes....
Sunday, April 1, 2018
Selected submissions from 11th and 12th grade students will receive awards of $150, these and others may be selected to present their paper at 2018 CERIS Research Symposium. All student submissions...
Thursday, March 22, 2018
As part of the Pittsburgh A&L "Ten Evenings" series, Mohsin Hamid (author of Exit West) and Viet Thanh Nguyen (author of the Pulitzer-prize winning novel The Sympathizer and, more recently, The...
Saturday, March 17, 2018
Let's Explore Africa is a trivia game about the continent of Africa. LEA quiz competition was created to help contestants learn about Africa as they navigate the continent from Cape Town to...
Friday, March 16, 2018
The Euro Challenge is a nation-wide educational competition for 9th and 10th grade students to learn about the European Union and the euro. Groups of three to five students create a presentation to...
Wednesday, March 7, 2018
The High School Moot International Criminal Court (ICC) Competition is designed to introduce high school students to the work of the ICC and how important international human rights issues are dealt...
Tuesday, March 6, 2018
This reading group designed for K-12 educators to learn and use new texts in the classroom, will try to understand the role of literature as document, commentator, and critic of restrictive regimes....