Events & Deadlines

First Experiences in Research Information Sessions

First Experiences in Research (FE-R) provides students the opportunity to conduct 5-10 hours of research per week, alongside a faculty mentor. Participants will earn 1 or 2 academic credits in ARTSC 0120 during the spring term, 2023. To apply, students must register for and attend a virtual 45-minute information session the week of September 26, 2022. 

  • Monday, September 26 at 12:00-12:45pm
  • Tuesday, September 27 at 5:00-5:45pm
  • Wednesday, September 28 at 5:00-5:45pm
  • Thursday, September 29 at 5:00-5:45pm

Register here to attend these virtual information sessions on FE-R.

New York City and London Field Studies Information Sessions

The Dietrich School’s field studies programs complement a spring term’s worth of independently-designed, faculty-mentored research with either a week-long intensive experience in New York City over spring break, or a two week-long intensive study in London. The OUR funds approximately 95% of the program costs. Students interested in learning more about these two field studies programs should register for an information session.

  • September 22 at 5:00-5:45pm | Posvar 1429 and virtual
  • September 26 at 5:00-5:45pm | Posvar 1429 and virtual

Register here to attend these virtual information sessions on Field Studies Programs.

Proposal Writing Workshop

Learn to craft a proposal for your independent, faculty mentored research opportunities, such as the Dietrich School field studies programs or Summer Undergraduate Research Awards.

  • October 6 at 5:00-5:45pm | Posvar 1429 and virtual

Register here to attend the virtual proposal writing workshop.

Undergraduate Mentor Information Session

Learn from your peers about how to get involved with research and creative activity at the University of Pittsburgh.

  • October 10 at 5:00-6:00pm | Virtual
  • October 11 at 5:00-6:00pm | Virtual
  • October 13 at 5:00-6:00pm | Virtual

Register here to attend these virtual Undergraduate Mentor information sessions.

Forbes & Fifth Submission Deadline: October 7, 2022

Forbes & Fifth publishes undergraduate works of research, creative writing, and scholarly articles, in addition to works of visual art. Students interested in submitting work should do so by October 7.