Dean's Spotlight Series

Join Pitt alumnus Kelly Richards for his talk "From Squad Car to Story Time: My Journey through Librarianship", the first event in the Dean's Spotlight Series. View the recording here. 

Big Bash Weekend

SCI’s fifth-year celebration will culminate with an exciting three-day weekend of festivities!

  • Thursday, March 30, 2023: SheLeads Women's Forum

    • SheLeads Women’s Forum Keynote

      Dr. Catherine Cotell, Technical Director for NSA’s Laboratory for Physical Sciences (LPS), R3, will deliver a forward-looking talk on technology and opportunities. A reception will follow.

    • SheLeads Women’s Forum Panel

      Provost Ann E. Cudd will moderate a panel of distinguished alumni, faculty, and other friends of SCI sharing their lived experiences as women leaders in technology at different points in their careers. Anita Kaul, a sophomore student and President of Women in Computer Science (WiCS) at Pitt, will introduce Provost Cudd at the start of the panel.

      Panelists include:

      Illana Diamond, Managing Partner at 412 Venture Fund LP
      Birizibe Gnassingbe, Senior, School of Computing and Information, University of Pittsburgh & President, Minority Association in Computing (MAC) at Pitt
      Angela Kennedy, President and CEO, Carnegie Speech
      Diane Litman, SCI Professor of Computer Science & Senior Scientist, Learning Research and Development Center
      Audrey Russo, President and CEO, Pittsburgh Technology Council

        RSVP here.

    • Friday, March 31, 2023: Fifth Anniversary Celebration Reception 

      Please note that this event is invite only.


    • Saturday, April 1, 2023: Celebration of Students at Phipps Conservatory

    We invite all SCI students, faculty, and staff to celebrate the excellence of our students with us on Saturday, April 1, from 11:00 am. - 2:00 p.m. at Phipps Conservatory. Lunch will be included, as well as 5th Anniversary giveaway items, and you can tour the Phipps' 5 Senses of Splendor flower show while you are there!

RSVP here.