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October 2020

Latinx Heritage Month | Celebration of Flavors

October 2, 2020 @ 6:00 pm

REGISTER HERE: https://calendar.pitt.edu/event/celebration_of_flavors#.X2iVxfJ7l25 Please make plans to join the University of Pittsburgh Department of Medicine Office of Diversity and Inclusion as we host the Latinx Heritage Month: Celebration of Flavors. Come take part in a virtual cooking class where you will learn how to make authentic Latin American cuisine from an expert chef.  During the week of the event, you will be able to pick up your cooking ingredients from a restaurant location that will be disclosed when you contact…

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Virtual Diversity Book Club | My Time Among The Whites

October 28, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

REGISTER HERE:  https://calendar.pitt.edu/event/my_time_among_the_whites#.X2iRmfJ7l25 Please join the Department of Medicine Office of Diversity and Inclusion as we host another invigorating Virtual Diversity Book Club. Our book of choice this month is My Time Among The Whites: Notes From An Unfinished Education by Jennine Capó Crucet.  Jennine Capó Crucet is the author of two books: the novel Make Your Home Among Strangers, which was a New York Times Book Review Editor's Choice book, the winner of the 2016 International Latino Book Award, and was cited as a best book…

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January 2021

Virtual Diversity Book Club | The Tradition

January 27 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

REGISTER HERE: https://calendar.pitt.edu/event/the_tradition#.X6qNg9Z7l25 Please join the Department of Medicine Office of Diversity and Inclusion as we host another energized Virtual Diversity Book Club. Our book of choice this month is The Tradition by Jericho Brown.  Jericho Brown is author of the The Tradition (Copper Canyon 2019), for which he won the Pulitzer Prize. He is the recipient of fellowships from the Guggenheim Foundation, the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study at Harvard, and the National Endowment for the Arts, and he is the winner of the Whiting…

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February 2021

Virtual Diversity Book Club | The Distance Between Us

February 17 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Zoom PA United States

Please join the Department of Medicine Office of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion and UPMC Children's Hospital as we host another robust Virtual Diversity Book Club. Our book of choice this month is The Distance Between Us: A Memoir by Reyna Grande. Born in Mexico and raised by her grandparents after her parents left to find work in the U.S., at nine years old, Reyna enters the U.S. as an undocumented immigrant to live with her father. Filled with hope, she quickly realizes…

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Black History Trivia Night

February 25 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Zoom PA United States

Please join the University of Pittsburgh Department of Medicine Office of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion and the University of Pittsburgh Health Sciences Library System as we host Black History Trivia Night.  Make sure to bring your knowledge and competitive spirit as we quiz you on various topics that acknowledge and celebrate the achievements of Black innovators in the health sciences! You can play as an individual or play as a team with your friends and family. Also, you do not want to miss out…

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