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National Poetry Month Library Display

April is National Poetry Month...and your librarians can't think of anything to rhyme with "month" so we won't even try. But we will be decking out our main book display with glorious works of poetry, both the rhyming kind an

 

Asian American/Pacific Islander Month: Moon Cake Tasting

Mooncakes are round pastries (like the moon) that represent family and sharing. The most famous mooncakes are Cantonese pastries filled with lotus seed paste and savory salted duck egg yolk. There are many varieties of Mookca

 

Concept to Launch

"Concept to Launch" is a 6-week entrepreneurial training program for women in the early stages of starting a business.Dates: Six Wednesday evenings from 6-8pm on April 11, 18, 25 and May 2, 9, and 16th.Classes focus on: - Dev

 
 
 

Closing Convocation

Join us for the traditional close of the academic year.

 

Chicago Alumni Hillman Lecture Viewing Party!

Please join Alumni Association Board Member and Class of 2010 Tierney Manning in viewing the 2018 Elsie Hillman Chair in Women & Politics Lecture, featuring presidential historian and Pulitzer Prize-winning author Doris Kear

 

AOTA Alumni Reception 2018

Join representatives from Chatham's Occupational Therapy programs at the American Occupational Therapy Association's Annual Conference and Expo. We're excited to offer our Master of Occupational Therapy and Professional Docto

 

Transfer Fridays

Please call the Office of Admissions at 412-365-1825 if you are interested in scheduling classes.

 

Department of Science Research Day

The Department of Science Research Day will showcase research projects (thesis, Capstone, independent study) from our undergraduate and graduate students. This is an excellent opportunity to come support the achievements of t

 

Silent Spring Symphony and Pre-Concert Lecture

Join fellow Chatham Alumni at Heinz Hall as the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra performs Silent Spring, a work by Stephen Stucky that was co-commissioned by Chatham University in 2012. 7:00 PM Public Lecture on stage featuri

 

Sausage from Start to Finish

This sausage workshop will teach attendees about the many different types of sausage and its production. The workshop will go through the process from start to finish, from meat selection to consumption, and discuss different

 

New Student Registration Day

Today is the day to make it real! Sit down with your academic advisor to map out and register for your classes, finalize your financial aid, complete your housing survey, set up your Chatham e-mail account, and take your offi

 

Chatham University Baseball v. Waynesburg - Doubleheader

Chatham University PAC Baseball home double header against Waynesburg. Second game will start 30 minutes after completion of first game.

 
 

Breaking Down the Business Plan

If you require a Comprehensive Business plan for your business to secure funding, bring in a business partner, launch your business or grow your business, Breaking Down the Business Plan is the workshop for you. This one day

 
 

Richard Strauss' Elektra

Chatham University Music Prgram presents highlights from Richard Strauss' "Elektra." Featuring: Anna Singer, Elektra Kelly Lynch, Chrysothemis Kathy Soroka, Klytaemnestra Zachary Luchetti, Orest Robert Fran

 

9th Annual Patience Blayden Student Athlete Recognition Program

Student Athletes, Coaches and Administrators come together to celebrate the 2017-2018 athletic seasons.

 
 
 
 

Master of Science in Biology Prospective Student Webinar

A virtual information session for Chatham's graduate biology programs. The session will include a presentation and overview of the program followed by an opportunity for questions and answers.

 

MA/MFA Interdisciplinary Design & MFA Film and Digital Technology Prospective Student Webinar

A virtual information session for the Master of Arts/Master of Fine Arts in Interdisciplinary Design & Master of Fine Arts in Film and Digital Technology program, including a brief presentation and overview of the program fol

 

Master of Communication & Master of Professional Writing Prospective Student Webinar

A virtual information session for the Master of Communication and Master of Professional Writing programs, including a brief presentation and overview of the program followed by an open forum for questions and answers.

 

Crafternoons and Sno Cones with Career Development

Take a break from studying with crafts and sno cones!

 
 

Falk School of Sustainability: Bachelor of Sustainability Virtual Information Session

Join us for an online virtual information session to learn more about Chatham University's Bachelor of Sustainability program Hear about our Eden Hall Campus – home to the Falk School of Sustainability & Environment. An in

 

The Significance of Souvenirs

Presented by Dr. Bill Lenz, Professor Emeritus, Chatham University From his experiences having taken students on international trips for over twenty years, Dr. Lenz will talk about how souvenirs – the knick-knacks, tchotch

 

Graduation Toast

Raise a glass of champagne (or sparkling punch) to the Class of 2018! All graduating Undergrad and Grad Students are invited!

 
 
 

Transfer Fridays

Please call the Office of Admissions at 412-365-1825 if you are interested in scheduling classes.

 

Chatham University Baseball v. Westminster - Doubleheader

Chatham University PAC Baseball home double header against Westminster. Second game will start 30 minutes after completion of first game.

 
 
 

Sun

Apr 29

+ Add to Calendar 04/29/2018 1:00PM 04/29/2018 4:00PM 15 Spring 2018 Commencement Chatham University's Spring 2018 Commencement Ceremony will be held on Sunday, April 29, at 1:00 p.m. at the David L. Lawrence Convention Center in downtown Pittsburgh. The ceremony will be held on the 3rd floor in the Spirit of Pittsburgh ballroom. This is a ticketed event and tickets are required for admission. Please visit the Convention Center website for directions and parking details. The event will be live streamed. Please visit chatham.edu/commencement/ to view the live stream of the event or the archived recording after the ceremony. The speaker and honorary degree recipient will be William Strickland, President and CEO of Manchester Bidwell Corporation and its subsidiaries, Manchester Craftsmen’s Guild (MCG) and Bidwell Training Center (BTC), and National Center for Arts and Technology, Bill Strickland has created an educational model designed to create empowering educational environments for adults-in-transition as well as urban and at-risk youth, enriching Southwestern Pennsylvania, and the world. In 1968, Bill founded Manchester Craftsmen’s Guild to help combat the economic and social devastation experienced by the residents of his North Side neighborhood. Later in 1972, he assumed leadership of Bidwell Training Center to guide its transition to providing skills relevant to Pittsburgh’s economy. GRAMMY®-winning MCG Jazz was added to the MBC family in 1987, which is one of the longest-running jazz subscription series in America. What started as an informal art program and exhibition space for inner-city minority children has now transformed into a 62,000 sq. ft. arts and career-training center, as well as a 40,000 sq. ft. production and educational greenhouse. Throughout Strickland’s distinguished career, he has been honored with numerous prestigious awards for his contributions to arts and the community, including the coveted MacArthur “Genius” award. He is also the author of Make the Impossible Possible. David Lawrence Convention Center Mary Simbari MSimbari@chatham.edu

Spring 2018 Commencement

Chatham University's Spring 2018 Commencement Ceremony will be held on Sunday, April 29, at 1:00 p.m. at the David L. Lawrence Convention Center in downtown Pittsburgh. The ceremony will be held on the 3rd floor in the Spirit

 

Introduction to Electronic Textiles for Entrepreneurs

Electronic textiles, also known as smart garments, smart clothing, smart textiles, or smart fabrics, are fabrics that enable digital components such as a battery and a light (including small computers), and electronics to be

 

Jewish Heritage Month Library Display

Come to the first floor of the JKM Library to browse and check out materials that celebrate and honor Jewish and Jewish American heritage during the month of May!

 

Asian and Pacific Islander Month Library Display

Stop by the first floor of the JKM Library to learn more about Asian and Pacific Islanders ( both American and not) and to browse and check out items focusing on their history and culture!

 
 

Public Debate: America's Best Days are Yet to Come

Led by Dr. Tom Benson, Professor Emeritus, Green Mountain College & Senior Debate Associate Founding Director Check back soon for additional information about this presentation.

 

Creating Opportunities, Connecting Resources, and Contracting Diversity

CWBC is a partner for this daylong event, which will provide opportunities to network with Federal, State, and Local Government Agencies, Prime Contractors, Universities, Support Organizations, and other businesses both large

 

NYC Alumni Event with Dr. Jessie Ramey

Come join Dr. Jessie Ramey, Director of Chatham University's Women's Institute to discuss the relationship between high-heeled shoes and women's empowerment. Dr. Ramey's lecture is inspired by the Brooklyn Museum's Killer

 

Alia Musica Pittsburgh

Spring concert, featuring Witold Lutoslawski's Chain No. 1 and David Stock's The Philosopher's Stone with soloist Andrés Cárdenes

 
 

DNP Virtual Information Session

Please join us to learn more about Chatham's DNP program

 

Chatham Alumni at Threadbare Cider

Join Chatham University Alumni for an Evening of Cider Tasting and Wood-Fired Pizza at Threadbare Cider & Meadery!

 

Online Nursing Virtual Information Session

Please join us to learn more about Chatham's RN-BSN, RN-MSN and MSN programs

 

Master of Science in Healthcare Informatics Virtual Session

Please join us to learn more about Chatham's MHI program

 

Minimizing the Risks of Liability in Your Business

Ideas, energy, and passion are the base for any business, and you’re already good at that. Where many businesses struggle is in the area of risk management — how to sustain the business and avoid risk and legal liability. In

 

Jews and Their Role in Pittsburgh History

Presented by Dr. Barbara Burstin, Professor, Carnegie Mellon University & University of Pittsburgh Check back soon for additional information about this presentation.

 

Professional Doctorate of Occupational Therapy and Bridge Program Virtual Information Session

A virtual information session for the Professional Doctorate of Occupational Therapy and Bridge Program, including an overview of the program followed by an open forum for questions and answers.

 

Chatham Choir Open Mic

An open mic night with sweets and your pop favorites sung by members of the Chatham community. Sponsored by the Chatham Choir. Proceeds benefit Chatham Music! Rea Coffee House Friday May 11, at 7pm $5 general admission,

 

Women Business Leaders Breakfast Series: Pittsburgh’s Business Women who Lead - The Opportunities and Challenges

How can Pittsburgh women put themselves in position to gain access to more c-suites and boardrooms? Stefani Pashman, CEO, Allegheny County Conference on Community Development, will share insights from her career on topics suc

 

New Student Registration Day

Today is the day to make it real! Sit down with your academic advisor to map out and register for your classes, finalize your financial aid, complete your housing survey, set up your Chatham e-mail account, and take your offi

 

Scones: Origins, Science, & Styles

In this class, we will discuss the origins, science and different styles of scones. We will make a variety of scones using different techniques and recipes, and taste the finished products side by side to compare and enjoy th

 

Cultivation Innovations for the Small-Scale Farm

Join the farmers at Chatham University, Eden Hall Campus in Gibsonia, PA, for a three-hour field day with Ohio-based innovators from Tilmor, a third generation equipment manufacturer focusing on implements designed and built

 

Physician Assistant Alumni Reception @ 2018 AAPA Conference

Please join Chatham University as it celebrates the Physician Assistant Alumni at the 2018 American Academy of PAs Conference In New Orleans!

 

Dry-Curing Meat for the Home Cook

In this exciting workshop, participants will learn methods and technique for at-home meat curing and aging. This includes supplies, set up, meat selection, recipes, and methods. The participants will have the opportunity to t

 

Piano Recital, featuring music by Mozart, Chopin, Franck and Rachmaninov

Piano recital featuring Pauline Rovkah. Part of our Chamber Music series.

 

Chatham University Admitted Student Virtual Information Session

Attention: Newly Admitted Graduate Students! Do you have questions about registration? Orientation? What you should be doing prior to diving into classes this fall? The benefits available to you as a Chatham Graduate Student?

 

Seasonal Salmon

The new workshop will be an in-depth class about different types of salmon, their seasonality, flavor, and methods for preparation such as cleaning and cooking. Participants will be able to taste various types of wild salmon

 

Health Science Graduate Open House

Join Chatham for Graduate Open House event on June 2, 2018. Learn more about our graduate programs and see the facilities where your education will grow.

 

Undergraduate Healthcare & Science Open House

Attend the Healthcare & Science Open House at Chatham University to see how Chatham students benefit from a mix of highly professional preparation and liberal arts skill-building. Our highly competitive programs stand o

 

Women Business Leaders Breakfast Series: Embracing Your Passion

How often does your career inspiration and interest connect to your personal passion? This interactive presentation from Dina L. Clark, Head of Diversity & Inclusion, Covestro LLC, will highlight the importance of building pa

 

Master of Science in Healthcare Informatics Virtual Session

Please join us to learn more about Chatham's MHI program

 

Online Nursing Virtual Information Session

Please join us to learn more about Chatham's RN-BSN, RN-MSN and MSN programs

 

DNP Virtual Information Session

Please join us to learn more about Chatham's DNP program

 

Eden Hall Summer Series: Kids Can Festival

Through creative and fun activities, kids will build self-esteem, environmental and social responsibility, and learn about what they can do to live healthy lifestyles. FREE to attend. All children 18 and under must be acco

 

Intellectual Property: What You Need to Know

Your business is off to a fast start and you’ve landed a number of new clients. But have you adequately protected the very foundation of your business — the creative ideas and/or unique designs that set you apart from your co

 

Summer 2018 Visit Day for Prospective Students

Visit Chatham University on one of our upcoming Summer Visit days where you will hear about our admission process and financial aid, learn about our top-notch academics, tour campus, and enjoy a picnic lunch.

 

New Student Registration Day

Today is the day to make it real! Sit down with your academic advisor to map out and register for your classes, finalize your financial aid, complete your housing survey, set up your Chatham e-mail account, and take your offi

 

Chatham University Admitted Student Virtual Information Session

Attention: Newly Admitted Graduate Students! Do you have questions about registration? Orientation? What you should be doing prior to diving into classes this fall? The benefits available to you as a Chatham Graduate Student?

 

Sat

Jun 23

+ Add to Calendar 06/23/2018 7:00PM 06/23/2018 9:00PM 15 Eden Hall Summer Series: Classical Music Night Opera in Bloom Enjoy a preview of Pittsburgh Festival Opera's Summer Season with an evening of excerpts from Puccini's La Bohème Warhola, Wagner's Rhinegold, Richard Strauss' Arabella, Bernstein on Broadway and more! Featuring: Jessica Sandidge, soprano Nicolette Mavroleon, soprano Melinda Whittington, soprano Katie Manukyan, soprano Gyu Yeon Shim, soprano Demareus Cooper, mezzo-soprano Jonathan Tetelman, tenor Andrew Cummings, baritone Alexander Boyd, bass baritone and members of the Young Professional Artist Program Pittsburgh Festival Opera presents innovative opera, producing American works, reinterpretations of older works, and new works, for the widest possible audience. The company focuses on diversity in programming and casting, on crossing boundaries and bringing together talents from all the arts, on encouraging new talent, and on broadening audiences through outreach and education, to create a body of work that is original, entertaining, contemporary, and relevant. Pittsburgh Festival Opera brings the power of world-class performances to humanize, energize and re-define opera as an experience that is up-close and personal, approachable, and relevant to today’s audiences. We break boundaries in the arts, bringing together audiences and artists of all backgrounds to engage in experiences that inspire and enthrall. Eden Hall Campus: Hilda M. Willis Amphitheater Jessica Bartko j.bartko@chatham.edu

Eden Hall Summer Series: Classical Music Night

Opera in Bloom Enjoy a preview of Pittsburgh Festival Opera's Summer Season with an evening of excerpts from Puccini's La Bohème Warhola, Wagner's Rhinegold, Richard Strauss' Arabella, Bernstein on Broadway and more! Feat

 

Eden Hall Summer Series: Jazz Night

The Funky Fly Project – Opening Act. The Funky Fly Project is a funk and jazz group operating out of Pittsburgh, PA consisting of Winston Bell, Henry Schultz, Brandon Terry, and Eric Dowdell Jr. A powerful combination of

 

Chatham University Admitted Student Virtual Information Session

Attention: Newly Admitted Graduate Students! Do you have questions about registration? Orientation? What you should be doing prior to diving into classes this fall? The benefits available to you as a Chatham Graduate Student?

 

Summer 2018 Visit Day for Prospective Students

Visit Chatham University on one of our upcoming Summer Visit days where you will hear about our admission process and financial aid, learn about our top-notch academics, tour campus, and enjoy a picnic lunch.

 

Summer Community of Writers

The Summer Community of Writers (SCW) serves as a resource to Pittsburgh writers and MFA alumni seeking an affordable, engaging writer’s retreat in a unique setting. The Summer Community of Writers also brings together an ecl

 

Chatham University Admitted Student Virtual Information Session

Attention: Newly Admitted Graduate Students! Do you have questions about registration? Orientation? What you should be doing prior to diving into classes this fall? The benefits available to you as a Chatham Graduate Student?

 

Eden Hall Summer Series: Bluegrass Night

The Shameless Hex – Opening Act Founded in the summer of 2013, The Shameless Hex is a Pittsburgh-based string band focused on playing quality originals and covers for all who care to listen. With influences ranging from tra

 

Graduate Open House

Join Chatham for Graduate Open House event on August 4, 2018. Learn more about our graduate programs and see the facilities where your education will grow.

 

Summer Open House

Jump start your college search and plan to visit Chatham University for the Summer Open House. Learn about Chatham’s top-notch academics, honors programs, career development services, scholarships, NCAA Division III athletics

 

MBA/MAcc New Student Orientation

Learn about the MBA and MAcc programs! • What you can expect • Library Resources • IT Resources, like Moodle, Portal, and VoiceThread • Meet other students! Lunch provided!

 
 
 
 
 
 

Learn. Grow. Connect. A Conference for Women in Business

AGENDA 8:30AM Registration & Continental Breakfast 9:00AM Welcome 9:00-10:15AM Morning Session 1 (Parallel Sessions) Session A: Client Relationship Manager (CRM), Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP), and Point of Sale (P