Category: Events

UFO Day at PCI | February 9, 2022

Feb 08 2022

Get tips on how to have an “out of this world” resume on UFO Day at PCI. Fly on by Career Services on Wednesday, 2/9/22, and learn the techniques for crafting a stellar resume! Do you believe… in yourself?!

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Popcorn Stand | February 8, 2022

Feb 07 2022

Come one, come all to the popcorn stand! Popcorn is our favorite snack and it will be served to all students on Tuesday, 2/8/22. Put a little bit of salt on it and enjoy!

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Bubble Gum Day | February 3, 2022

Feb 02 2022

Bubble gum has come a long way since the time when Americans would chew on spruce tree resin… Yes, spruce tree resin. It is said that it didn’t taste great and became brittle when chewed. Who wouldn’t want to chew on some of that?! Fast forward to 1928,  a successful formula for the first commercial…

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Toy Donations for Jared Boxes

Feb 02 2022

The Pittsburgh Career Institute’s student ambassadors are having a toy donation drive for The Jared Box Project, this Valentine’s Day. What is a Jared box, you ask? Well, a Jared box contains small gifts, toys, games, crayons, coloring books and fun activities selected for a specific age and gender made by individuals or groups. Boxes…

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Pajama Dress Down Fundraiser | February 2, 2022

Feb 01 2022

It’s Groundhog Day, again! This year, we will celebrate Punxsutawney Phil seeing or not seeing his shadow by having a Pajama Dress Down Fundraiser. Wear your pajamas on Groundhog Day… Wednesday, 2/2/22 and donate to a good cause. All donations will benefit the Little Sisters of the Poor. To learn more about the Little Sisters…

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National Hula Day | February 1, 2022

Jan 31 2022

Aloha! On Tuesday, 2/1/22, it is “Hula in the Coola” Day at PCI. Just because it is cold outside, doesn’t mean you can’t have a luau!  Leis will be provided and you can do a hula dance on the first floor or on the elevator while you are on your way to class. Mahalo!

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Library Shelfie Day | January 31, 2022

Jan 27 2022

Monday, 1/31/22, will be Library “Shelfie” Day at PCI. Go to the library, take a selfie and post it on your favorite social media! PCI’s John Knepp Memorial Library is a great resource. Students can complete research assignments, do homework, or have a quiet place to sit. Share your love for the library by taking…

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Chocolate Day at PCI | January 27, 2022

Jan 26 2022

Who likes chocolate?! On Thursday, 1/27/22, PCI will have a Chocolate Day. All students will get free chocolate on the first floor to enjoy! Fun fact: the earliest civilizations in Latin America, were the first to turn the cacao plant into chocolate. They drank their chocolate during rituals and used it as medicine.

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