University of Pittsburgh
December 19, 2006

University of Pittsburgh Calendar of Events, Jan. 11-17

The following events are open to the public.
Contact:  412-624-4147


1/11 As a part of Pitt's Center for National Preparedness Seminar Series, Carey Balaban, a professor in Pitt's Department of Otolaryngology, will deliver a lecture titled "Situation Awareness in Emergencies" at 3 p.m., Fifth Floor Auditorium, Alumni Hall,

4227 Fifth Ave., Oakland. A short reception will follow. To register, visit

1/11 Pitt's School of Law will present the McLean Lecture on World Law, given by the Honorable Irwin Cotler, a member of the Canadian Parliament, at noon, Teplitz Memorial Courtroom, Barco Law Building, 3900 Forbes Ave., Oakland. For more information, visit

1/12 Thomas Ricketts, a professor of philosophy at Pitt, will deliver a lecture titled "From Tolerance to Reciprocal Containment" at 3:30 p.m., Room 817R, Cathedral of Learning, 4200 Fifth Ave., Oakland. This event is sponsored by Pitt's Department of History and Philosophy of Science. For more information, visit


1/2 The free exhibition "Advertising a Dream: Movie Posters From Post-War Korea" will continue through March 1 in the foyer of Pitt's Hillman Library, 3960 Forbes Ave. The exhibition features posters from 11 Korean films. For additional information about the exhibition, contact Pitt's Asian Studies Center at 412-648-7370 or For the Hillman Library's hours of operation, call 412-648-3330 or visit