Spring 2011

www.pace.edu/dyson Spring 2011
The Experience of a Lifetime:
Students Make the Most of Their Time at Pace University
One of the greatest advantages of going to college is the doors that it opens, and at Pace University, that means not just after graduation, but while students are fully immersed in their academic experience. Going to college … Read more
Bradley Cooper Takes the Hot Seat

This spring James Lipton, founding dean of the Actors Studio Drama School and host of Inside the Actors Studio was visibly emotional as the day …Read more
Pace Faculty and Lifelong Learning
In previous Digests, we have explored the accomplishments of our students, but in this issue we focus also on the contributions of our faculty, as mentors for our students, innovators in education, and as life-long learners themselves. The “faculty seminar” concept is being piloted this year with funding from the Confucius Institute at Pace. …Read more
Unplugging the Biological Clock

Since the 1970s, the rate of women choosing not to have children has doubled. Ida Dupont, PhD, Associate Professor of Sociology and …Read more
Through Chinese Immersion Professors Teach from Experience

Seven Dyson professors and one Lubin professor are returning to the student perspective and pushing themselves out of their comfort zones …Read more
Literacy isn’t Just for the Humanities: Scientists Discuss What It Means to Them

Pace faculty, students, and alumni in the Biology and Health Sciences and Chemistry departments recently sat down to have a roundtable … Read more
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Alumni News
Ashley Simon has been accepted into the Clinical Psychology: Neuropsychology doctoral program at Queens College for the Fall 2011 semester. …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.
Inside Haskins Lab: Working to Cure Sleeping Sickness

The Haskins Laboratories, which have been at Pace since 1970, have been centered on researching possible cures for diseases … Read more
Matthew Bolton: Humanitarian Aid Worker Turned Professor

Matthew Bolton, PhD, comes to Dyson College from the international humanitarian and development sector, where he has worked with … Read more
History Summit Establishes Travel Fund in Holmes’ Honor

Dyson alumni gathered in Pleasantville on Presidents’ Day weekend 2011 for the 15th Pace University History Summit. … Read more
Marty McGuire Museum Opens at Environmental Center

The Marty McGuire Museum opened at the Environmental Center on Pace University’s Pleasantville Campus on April 25. … Read more
Choosing Pace: An Interview with Senator Stewart-Cousins

After 20 years in marketing, sales, and journalism, New York Senator Andrea Stewart Cousins entered county government, serving as the … Read more
Two Students Named Watson Fellows

Sophomores Stephanie Kozofsky and Victoria Measles have been awarded 2011 Jeannette K. Watson Fellowships. They were … Read more
Faculty & Staff News

Awards for exemplary performance in research, recognized for outstanding work in the arts, presenting at national conferences, and being interviewed by national and international media, Dyson professors continue to make an impact within their fields. … Read more
Student News

Students show their commitment to the community in tutoring students at the Children’s Village and by receiving Jefferson Awards for their public service. … Read more
Dyson Digital Digest Editor: Brooke Springer Dyson Digital Digest Designer: Nancy Raffaele
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