April News Flash

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ePortfolio Spring Contest!

ePortfolio is hosting a spring contest for undergraduate and graduate students here at Pace University!  The winner will receive a $100 gift card to Barnes & Noble, and will be recognized at the ePortfolio Student Showcase with an ePortfolio Certificate of Excellence!  Submitting your ePortfolio to the spring contest is only a click away!  The deadline is quickly approaching (Monday, April 16th) so log in to https://eportfolio.pace.edu/ to enter!

April iPad Meetings

Faculty, staff and students are invited to attend our next iPad meeting on April 11th from 1:00PM-2:00PM. The meeting will be held via videoconference in NYC in room E319 and in Pleasantville in Miller 16. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact Dr. Beth Gordon Klingner at bklingner@pace.edu or Dr. Martina Blackwood mblackwood@pace.edu.

Veterans Website Redesign

ITS and University Relations worked with OSA to redesign the veterans website so that it is now dedicated to Future and Current Veteran students.  The newly centralized site allows for all veteran information, links and forms to be accessible from the main landing page.  This revamp showcases Pace’s commitment to assisting veterans in pursuing higher education.  Pace University was selected by G.I. Jobs magazine as a Military Friendly School for 2012, an honor awarded to only 15% of all colleges, universities, and trade schools nationwide! 

You can check out the site by clicking on the following link: www.pace.edu/veterans

Dyson Day: Educating the Successful Professionals of the 21stCentury

Date:             April 13, 2012

Location:      Graduate Center, White Plains, NY

Our keynote speaker is no other than Dr. Robert J. DiYanni, former Pace University English faculty member and now at New York University, who will conduct a workshop for Pace faculty on “Critical and Creative Thinking in Theory and Practice: Some Provocations”. In addition to our keynote speaker, the conference will include interactive sessions, working lunch and afternoon 20-minute presentations. (Register to attend)

Pace Tech Expo 2012

ITS would like to thank everyone who participated and attended our 2nd Pace Tech Expo in PLV this year!  It was a great day filled with interesting technology and information! Updates, pictures and information will be coming soon at http://www.pace.edu/techexpo.