Paragon House - PLV

Faculty Dons: Prof. Vanessa Ramkissoon (CAE) and Prof. Johna Pointek (Psychology)
Facebook link: Paragon House

As a new Dyson student you now have the opportunity to join an enhanced program of academic and social activities. It will consist of incoming first- year students and Dyson faculty. Paragon House will create a common ground for first year students to build lasting friendships and social support systems and… don’t worry, there are no grades involved.

In brief, when you join Paragon House, you will be able to take part in such weekly activities as:

  • Sporting Events
  • Special film evenings in Pleasantville
  • Monthly lunch talks with faculty (food is free)
  • Free fitness activities (“Boot camp,” Yoga, Pilates, Zumba)
  • Picnics and softball games (one each semester)
  • Events featuring demonstrations and guest speakers
  • Other related Student Life activities
  • “Field trips” to NYC museums and theater plays
  • Holiday Drive
  • Walking tours of your new neighborhood