University of Pittsburgh
November 8, 2012

University of Pittsburgh Calendar of Events, Nov. 19-26

Contact:  412-624-4147


The following events are open to the public.

11/19 The Pittsburgh Consortium for Adoption Studies and Pitt’s Kenneth P. Dietrich School of Arts and Sciences present Made in India, a film by Rebecca Haimowitz and Vaishali Sinha about surrogacy in India. The filmmakers will introduce the film and take questions afterwards. Free to the public, 7:30 p.m., 5200 Posvar Hall, 230 S. Bouquet St., Oakland. For more information, contact Marianne Novy at (Rescheduled from October.)

Through 11/30 Students in Pitt’s Museum Studies course, within the Department of History of Art and Architecture, present an exhibition titled Face Value: (De)Constructing Identity in Portraits at the University Art Gallery, Frick Fine Arts Building, 650 Schenley Drive, Oakland. Gallery hours are Monday-Friday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. and by appointment. For more information, call 412-648-2423 or write to

11/20 Pitt’s School of Social Work 2012-13 Speaker Series presents the Raymond R. Webb Jr. Lecture by Walter Howard Smith Jr., former executive director of Family Resources, titled “Child Abuse in Family Emotional Process,” noon-1:30 p.m., 20th floor, Cathedral of Learning, 4200 Fifth Ave., Oakland.  For more information, call 412-624-6304 or visit