Carnegie Mellon University

Virtual Activities & Events

While the number of in-person activities and events are fewer due to the pandemic, virtual activities and events are plentiful, including CMU events and ways to engage around world. Explore this page and take part!

Virtual Event Planning

Is your student organization working through how to turn your event into a virtual opportunity? SLICE is here to help every step of the way to make it possible! Set up a Zoom meeting with a SLICE staff member to discuss. 

You can also learn from your fellow student leaders about how they are creating successful virtual events. Watch the Student Organization Virtual Success Panel for some tips!

Health & Wellness

Get your fitness on at a distance with online videos that focus on strength, dance, yoga, Pilates, and more. Practice mindfulness from wherever you are with the Headspace app and other virtual offerings.

Virtual Museum Visits

Experience the museums throughout Pittsburgh virtually that are part of the Arts Pass program or go global by taking virtual tours of museums and exhibits throughout the world.

Virtual Tours

Explore places from around the world from a tour of Ellis Island, a walk on the Great Wall of China, or a virtual hike through national parks and landmarks.

Animal Webcams

The world is one wild place! The Pittsburgh Zoo and PPG Aquarium and many others around the world offer live webcams so you can watch curious elephants, diving penguins or a swimming school of fish.

Virtual Performances

If you are all caught up on the shows on your binge list, check out some of these virtual performances from online theaters.

Virtual Activities & Classes

Take a break from your Zoom classroom to learn something new, bond with your student organization or play a game with friends.

Online Newspapers & Library Resources

Virtually flip through the pages of online newspapers, library resources and more!

Music & Gaming

Whether you are looking to focus or for a distraction, there are music and gaming options to suit any need!