University of Pittsburgh
November 2, 2004

University of Pittsburgh Calendar of Events, Nov. 18-24

Contact:  412-624-4147

The following events are open to the public.


11/18 Chiara Sabatti, assistant professor in the Department of Statistics at the University of California at Los Angeles, will give a lecture as part of Pitt's Graduate School of Public Health 2004 Seminar Series, at 3:30 p.m. in Room A115, Crabtree Hall, 130 DeSoto St., Oakland. For more information, call 412-624-3002.

11/18 Pitt's Office of Academic Career Development is hosting a lecture titled "Balance: The Partnership Factor," as part of its Postdoctoral Professionalism Series Fall 2004 Workshops, at 7 p.m., Room S120, Biomedical Science Tower, 200 Lothrop St., Oakland. This lecture is open to the health sciences community and guests. For more information, visit

11/19 Kathleen Weil-Garris, a professor of fine arts at New York University, will give a lecture titled "Self and Status in Renaissance Portraits: Some Alternative Approaches," at 4 p.m., Room 202, Frick Fine Arts Building, Schenley Drive, Oakland. This event is part of Pitt's Medieval and Renaissance Studies Program Fall 2004 Lecture Series. For more information, visit

11/19 Michael Lewis, a Pitt associate professor of information science, will deliver a lecture titled "Human-Robot Interaction Research at the Usability Lab," at 11 a.m., Room 501, Information Sciences Building, 135 N. Bellefield Ave., Oakland. A Meet the Speaker Coffee event precedes the lecture at 10:40 a.m. in the 5th floor Commons Room, Information Sciences Building. For more information, call 412-624-5230.

11/22 Preparing and Assisting Students and Scholars at Pitt through Orientation, Resources, and Training (PASSPORT), a program sponsored by the Office of International Services, is holding a lecture titled "PASSPORT to Cultural Adjustment," at 4 p.m., Kurtzman Room, William Pitt Union, 3959 Fifth Ave., Oakland. For more information, call 412-624-7120 or visit


11/21 The Pitt Men's Glee Club, directed by Richard Teaster, will give a free performance at 3 p.m. in the First Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church, 535 N. Neville St., Oakland. For more information, call 412-624-4125 or visit

11/21 As part of the Heinz Chapel Organ Concert Series, Donald Wilkins will give a free performance at 3 p.m. in Heinz Memorial Chapel, Fifth and Bellefield avenues, Oakland. The event is part of the chapel's larger Trio of Concerts Series. General information about the concert series can be found at

11/23 Roger Zahab, director of the University of Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra, will give a violin recital at 8 p.m., Bellefield Hall Auditorium, 315 S. Bellefield Ave., Oakland. Admission is free. For more information, call 412-624-4125 or visit


11/22 As part of the Audubon Print Exhibition, Cuviers Regulus will be on display through Dec. 6 on the ground floor of the Hillman Library, 3960 Forbes Ave., Oakland. For more information, contact Charles Aston at 412-648-8191 or visit