Committees

Advertising

The Advertising Committee creates all Pitt Program Council ads to circulate campus including flyers, posters, Pitt news ads, and more. Look out for our event signs, window stickers, and sidewalk decals around campus!

Arts & Film

The Arts & Film Committee plans and organizes programs such as movie screenings, open mic nights, and art workshops throughout the year. Recent events include an advanced screening of the film Blockers, an outdoor viewing of Guardians of the Galaxy 2, an anime movie marathon, and a pottery workshop!

Lecture

The Lecture Committee presents a variety of debates, lectures, and comedians throughout the year. Past guests include Seth Meyers, Maya Angelou, Ice-T, Daniel Tosh, Tim Gunn, Eric Stonestreet, and Kenan Thompson. Most recent speakers include Jane the Virgin's Justin Baldoni, SNL's Colin Jost, and Ambassador Susan Rice.

Leisure & Learning

The Leisure and Learning Committee organizes educational and classic events for students including cooking classes, beer & wine tastings, painting sessions, Valentine's Day flower arranging, and the annual Day at the Spa.

Recreation

Calling all active people! The Recreation Committee organizes all recreational events, including trips to paintball, archery tag, and the annual Ballin' on Bigelow event!

Special Events

The Special Events Committee plans staple Pitt events, responsible for the annual Black & White Ball, homecoming Laser & Fireworks show, and campus concerts, Fall Fest and Bigelow Bash. Past concert performers include X Ambassadors, Walk the Moon, Lupe Fiasco, 21 Pilots, and most recently, Misterwives, Desiigner, and Amine.

Travel

The Travel Committee coordinates day and overnight trips for students to enjoy. Join us on our annual New York City trip, or to a Cleveland Cavaliers game! Past trips include Cedar Point, Falling Water, Grove City Outlets, and kayaking.

Public Relations

Want to spend even more time on social media? The Public Relations Committee arranges all promotions for the Pitt Program events, working to spread the word of events throughout the entire university. This committee is responsible for the website and all social media management including Facebook, Twitter, Snapchat, & Instagram.