Issue Date: 
October 21, 2016


Hillman Library, 1989 China/Avant-Garde Exhibition, a look into the world of Chinese contemporary art collected by Minglu Gao, professor in Pitt’s Department of the History of Art and Architecture, through Oct. 31, University Library System, Year of the Humanities in the University, Hillman Library, www.humanities.pitt.edu


“L’Arche USA: People with and without Intellectual Disabilities Living and Working Together,” guest speakers from L’Arche USA present the Thornburgh Family Lecture Series in Disability Law and Policy, 1 p.m. Oct. 19, The University Club Ballroom B, 123 University Place, Oakland, Dick Thornburgh Forum for Law and Public Policy, www.thornburghforum.pitt.edu

 “Making Science Policy at the White House,” Jo Handelsman, associate director for science, White House Office of Science and Technology Policy, 11 a.m. Oct. 21, 7th Floor Auditorium Alumni Hall, www.science2016.pitt.edu

“Genome Regulation by Long Noncoding RNA,” Howard Y. Chang, professor of dermatology, Stanford University School of Medicine, 4 p.m. Oct. 21, 7th Floor Auditorium Alumni Hall, www.science2016.pitt.edu

“Typical Worlds,” Jeffrey Barrett, professor, Department of Logic and Philosophy of Science, University of California, Irvine, 3:30 p.m. Oct. 28, 817R Cathedral of Learning, Center for Philosophy of Science, www.pitt.edu/~pittcntr/


46th Annual Jazz Seminar Concert features a performance by a talented group of international jazz musicians, 7:30 p.m. Nov. 5, Carnegie Music Hall, 4400 Forbes Avenue, Oakland, www.music.pitt.edu


The Farmers’ Market in Schenley Plaza, features the freshest produce and baked goods from local farmers throughout the community, 3 p.m. Fridays through Oct. 28, Schenley Plaza, Oakland, www.pittsburghparks.org/schenley-plaza