Spring 2010

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New Initiative Connects First Generation Faculty, Alumni & Students
Navigating college life can be a daunting experience and even more so for students who are the first in their families to attend. Dyson College is connecting its first-generation students with first-generation faculty … Read more
Dyson Day Showcases New Media in the Classroom

Pace University is in the midst of a university-wide pilot program to inform faculty about the possibilities for using ePortfolios for student …Read more
Celebrating Our ‘Firsts’
This year Dyson College celebrates the first anniversary of the Confucius Institute at Pace University, the first year of its new Master of Arts in Media and Communication Arts program, the pilot of the exciting ePortfolio project, and now the launch of our First Generation initiative aimed at connecting those who have had successful academic careers as the first in their families to graduate from college with
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Master of Public Administration Program Celebrates 30 Years

The Master of Public Administration (MPA) Program, the brainchild of Westchester County visionary Sal Prezioso, began in January of 1979 …Read more
‘Fellows’ Class Named for Professor O’Sullivan

On April 20, 2010, the Dyson College Society of Fellows inducted its newest class named in honor of the late Thomas O’Sullivan …Read more
Confucius Institute Celebrates 1st Year

On May 19, 2010 the Confucius Institute at Pace University will celebrates its one year anniversary while hosting representatives from … Read more
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Alumni Notes
One alumna lands a television role while another wrote and starts in a new comedy; and three recent grads publish their cancer research. …Read more
Send Us Your Stories
Send your story ideas for the Dyson Digital Digest, the e-newsletter for Dyson College of Arts and Sciences, to
Brooke Springer. Questions? Call 212.346.1505.
Alumna Shares Peace Corps Experience

When Rosie Wong joined the Peace Corps in 2007 right after receiving her degree in Communication and Science Disorders (CSD), she did … Read more
Watson Fellow to Intern in South Africa

Herby Jeanty will spend this summer in South Africa finishing his third year of a Watson fellowship as an intern with Hoops 4 Hope, a non-profit … Read more
Professor Puts ‘Twilight’ in Historical Context

History Professor Nancy Reagin finds fan culture – from Sherlockians to Trek fans to the Twilight-obsessed -- fascinating. She spent her … Read more
History Summit 30 Years Later

February 1980: Ronald Reagan won the New Hampshire Republican primary; Soviet troops cemented control of Afghanistan’s … Read more
Students ‘Act on Poverty’ During Alternative Spring Break

The 15 students who participated in Alternative Spring Break: Act on Poverty in NYC got a three-dimensional view of poverty as it currently … Read more
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Lee Evans has his 95th book published

Susan Herman, Deborah Poe, William Offutt, and others publish books
Chris Malone is interviewed by Fox 5

Dyson College mourns the loss of three colleagues
Student Notes … Read more

Students win $50K for American Cancer Society

Urban planning class helps small businesses recoup 9/11 losses

Performing Arts student joins Broadway cast of HAIR
Art students travel to Berlin
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