Event Archives

October 16, 2018 - 12:00pm to 2:00pm
You Say Potato!

Join us for International Week's 2nd annual "You Say Potato!" event, in collaboration with the Study Abroad Office and Dietrich School foreign language programs. Enjoy a taste of how over 25... View >

October 13, 2018 - 9:00am to October 19, 2018 - 9:00pm
International Week

For one week every year, students at universities and colleges across the United States celebrate and experience the benefits of international education and exchange. Pitt actively participates in... View >

October 13, 2018 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Debussy 100th Memorial Concert

The Debussy 100th Memorial Concert featuring works for voice and piano will take place on Saturday, October 13th, 7pm in the Frick Fine Arts Auditorium. The concert is a part of the "Exploring the... View >

August 24, 2018 - 4:00pm to 8:00pm
Orientation Picnic

Annual welcome-back reception for students, faculty, and staff. By invitation only; please check your Evite for location and other details.

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March 27, 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm
Conversations on Europe: “Elections in Italy: A Next Wave for Populism?” (in Italian)

Conversations on Europe is a virtual roundtable series hosted by the European Studies Center of the University of Pittsburgh. This Conversation, conducted entirely in Italian, will address Italian... View >

April 11, 2018 - 6:00pm
Tucci-Cornetti Lecture (Stefano Muneroni, U of Alberta): “Immigration and Italian National Identity in the Plays of Gianni Clementi”

Drawing on postcolonial theory and migration studies, Stefano ... View >

April 19, 2018 (All day) to April 21, 2018 (All day)
Italian Film Festival USA-Pittsburgh continues April 18

The Italian Film Festival continues tonight with Easy--Un viaggio facile facile. Director Andrea Magnani joins us for a post-screening Q&A.

Join us for the 6th edition of... View >

March 20, 2018 - 5:00pm
Inaugural Philip Watts Lecture: "The Water Crisis in Senegalese Literature and Film" (Richard Watts, U of Washington)

Prof. Watts’ talk is drawn from a manuscript in progress, “Water Narratives: Imagining Global Environmental Change in the Francophone Post/colonial World.” It considers the symbolic and material... View >

March 20, 2018 - 12:00pm to 2:00pm
Theatrical Workshop: Le’mil Eiland, Department of Theater Arts

Le’mil Eiland will lead a theatrical workshop entitled “Performing Francophone Geographies,” followed by a brief recap discussion with participants. With the assistance of French Program graduate... View >

March 20, 2018 - 2:00pm to 4:30pm
Documentary Film Screening: Mariannes Noires (dir. Mame-Fatou Niang, CMU)

Please note change of venue and earlier start time with respect to FRIT events flyer information.

After a screening of Niang’s documentary film, French Program... View >

March 8, 2018 (All day) to March 10, 2018 (All day)
Society for French Historical Studies Conference [off campus]

The 64th annual meeting of the Society for French Historical Studies will take place in Downtown Pittsburgh at the Marriott City Center.

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February 12, 2018 - 8:30am
Summer Session Registration Starts

Registration starts February 12, 2018, for Summer Session classes.   Explore the opportunities to jumpstart your study of French or Italian. Use this ... View >

January 17, 2018 - 9:45pm to April 22, 2018 - 9:45pm
Spring 2018 Events Calendar

Mark your calendars for our spring semester events, from the day-long ​Journée de la francophonie to the 6th installment of the Italian Film Festival USA. Click... View >

January 30, 2018 (All day)
2018 Elizabeth Baranger Graduate Student Teaching Awards

Have you learned French or Italian from an excellent graduate student Teaching Assistant or Teaching Fellow? Nominate them for a 2018 Baranger Award! Every spring, the Dietrich School Graduate... View >

December 14, 2017 - 9:00am to 5:00pm
Introduction to Literary and Cultural Theory Final Colloquium

Join the graduate students of this year's Introduction to Literary and Cultural Theory seminar as they present their final research projects in an end-of-term colloquium. Open to the public.... View >