Current & Recent Talks

Aug

19

CEC Faculty and Staff Info Session

10:00 am, Community Engagement Center, Homewood

Faculty and Staff information session about the Homewood Community Engagement Center, 622 N. Homewood Ave., Pittsburgh, 15208

Aug

19

Learn About Good Research Practices

1:00 PM -3:00 PM; RCCO Learning Resource Center, 305

Overseeing a research study can be challenging. This workshop will provide an overview of the various components of Good Research Practices.

Aug

20

Active Learning with Top Hat

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM; Alumni Hall, B26

Top Hat's student engagement software is now available for all faculty and students at Pitt to use free of charge. This workshop serves as an introduction to Top Hat’s suite of tools, focusing on the most commonly used functionality: student polling and live discussions. No prior experience with Top Hat is necessary.

Aug

20

dB-SERC Lunch Discussion & Workshop

12:00 - 1:00 pm, 321 Allen Hall

During the lunch, Dr. Melanie Good from the physics department will give a first talk about her course transformation, “Generating student interest in Basic Physics I to improve attitudes and approaches to problem solving"

Aug

21

Localizing and Understanding Mechanisms of Gender Differences

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM, LRDC 2nd Floor Conference Room

Eben Witherspoon, Ph.D. Candidate in Learning Sciences and Policy, dissertation defense.

Aug

29

Pitt Promotional Vendor Fair

11:00 AM - 2:00 PM, William Pitt Union Ballroom

If you order promotional materials for your department that include any of our logos, please consider attending!

Sep

4

Annual LRDC Fall Reception

3:30 PM, LRDC 9th Floor

All are welcome!

Sep

18

Big Data P.O.W.E.R.s Innovation

6:00 PM - 8:30 PM, 100 South Commons, Pittsburgh

6th Annual Pittsburgh's Outstanding Women Entrepreneurs Rally featuring: Lynn Banaszak, Zariel Johnson, Anne Germain, and Kathryn Fantauzzi