Archived ULS News & Announcements

Chasing COVID Screening & Discussion
28 Jan 2021

Chasing COVID Screening & Discussion

Join us on Monday, April 12, 2021 7—8:30 p.m. ET for the world premiere of this short film CHASING COVID which takes us inside the lab of Pitt's Center for Vaccine Research, where Dr. Paul Duprex, Director and Jonas Salk Chair, and his team work to...
sample of an iMapinvasives map and Amy Jewitt, Invasive Species Coordinator from the Western Pennsylvania Conservancy
28 Jan 2021

Citizen Science Month: iMapinvasives

Join us on Tuesday, April 13, 2021 from 11 am - 12 pm to learn more about invasive species in Western Pennsylvania. Amy Jewitt, Invasive Species Coordinator, from the Western Pennsylvania Conservancy will describe the iMapinvasives, an online GIS-based data management system used to assist citizen...
George Romero & Pittsburgh: The Early Years Screening and Discussion
25 Jan 2021

Horror Studies - "George Romero & Pittsburgh: The Early Years" Screening and Discussion

Join us on Thursday, February 4, 2021 from 7-8:30 pm for the premiere screening of the George Romero & Pittsburgh: The Early Years documentary and a special presentation of the George A. Romero Foundation Pioneer...
It Came from the Archives! Unearthed treasures from the George A. Romero Archival Collection
19 Jan 2021

Horror Studies - It Came from the Archives!

Join Horror Studies Collection Coordinator Ben Rubin and Visiting Researcher Adam Hart on Tuesday, February 9, 2021 from 7-8 pm as they discuss their favorite and most significant discoveries from processing the George A. Romero Archival...
Beyond the Bride of Frankenstein: Monsters and Other Fearsome Women
19 Jan 2021

Beyond the Bride of Frankenstein: Monsters and Other Fearsome Women

Horror Studies Webinar Series presents: Panel featuring Melanie Anderson, Lisa Kroger, and Lisa Morton. Join us on Monday, January 25, 2021 at 7- 8 pm.
 Joseph Bruchac
09 Nov 2020

A Visit with Joseph Bruchac

Celebrate Native American Heritage Month on Friday, November 13 from 1-2pm with guest speaker, Joseph Bruchac. Bruchac, a Nulhegan Abenaki citizen, is a well-known and respected storyteller, poet, author, singer, composer, and teacher. Through his words, whether spoken, sung, or written, he...
The Revolution They Remember title screen
03 Nov 2020

The Revolution They Remember

You are invited to the virtual premiere of the feature-length documentary The Revolution They Remember on Thursday, November 12, 2020 from 7–9:30 p.m. View the trailer here!Registration is required....
GIS DAY 2020
02 Nov 2020

GIS Day 2020

GIS Day (November 18) is an international celebration of this scientific framework often implemented by using software for gathering, analyzing, and visualizing geographic or georeferenced data. GIS enthusiasts from the University of Pittsburgh, Carnegie Mellon University, and a number of community...
August Wilson writing
18 Oct 2020

The August Wilson Archive

We are thrilled to announce we have acquired the archive of the late playwright and Pittsburgh native son August Wilson, best known for his unprecedented American Century Cycle —ten plays that convey the Black experience in each decade of the 20th century. All ten of the plays have had...
Hispanic Heritage Month: The State of Hispanic/Latinx Business in the Pittsburgh Region
01 Oct 2020

The State of Hispanic/Latinx Business in the Pittsburgh Region

Join us on Tuesday, October 13, 2020 from Noon - 1p.m. for a lively conversation with service providers that support Hispanic/Latinx businesses, Pitt and city officials, and local entrepreneurs about the current climate, trends, and opportunities for the Pittsburgh region’s Hispanic-owned...