PaceCast: Diversity and InclusionAt Pace, Opportunitas is for every single student, faculty, and staff member who walks through our doors. President Krislov chats with our Chief Diversity Officer Tiffany Hamilton to discuss the ways Pace is embodying this mission.
Hidden Talents Art ShowFaculty and staff in Pleasantville will be showcasing their super-secret talents on Thursday, November 14. Don't miss out!
Research: Animal-Assisted InterventionCHP Professor Joanne Singleton, PhD, is engaged in ongoing initiatives around service dogs and animal-assisted intervention. Her work, which focuses on reducing stress among student veterans and generating evidence on the benefits of service dogs, was all inspired by a remarkable veteran who changed the course of her career.
Pace Makes an ImpactEach year, Pace contributes more than $1 billion to the New York metropolitan area’s economy and about 60,000 volunteer hours to local organizations. These are just a few of the big numbers complied by Pace’s Wilson Center for Social Entrepreneurship.
Employee Recognition 2019Please join the Pace Community in recognizing the outstanding work of our colleagues on November 20 (NYC), November 22 (PLV), and December 2 (Law School).
Faculty Corner: November 2019This month, learn how to best support international and multi-lingual students through an informative seminar. Plus, a new grant opportunity!
Fit to Print: November 2019Pace professors are weighing in on everything from renewable energy to cyberbullying in this month's edition of Fit to Print.
#GivingTuesday 2019Every gift matters because every student matters. On December 3, join Pace University for our global day of giving and help us reach our goal of 500 gifts.
P4K Dance Marathon 2019We know you’ve got those secret dance moves—on Saturday, November 16, bust them out for a great cause at the 2019 Pace 4 Kids Dance Marathon!
Pace Yourself to Wellnesss: November 2019The Health and Wellness Committee is excited to present its current and upcoming health and wellness programs for Pace faculty and staff. This month, take advantage of special holiday stress management sessions, boot camp, and more!
Parent-Child Institute at PaceThe Parent-Child Institute at Pace University is offering 10 free sessions to parents and their children to better understand and develop positive parenting beliefs.
The Professor Is In: Joseph MorrealeDistinguished Professor Economics Chair Joseph Morreale, PhD, talks about his current research, the Fed challenge, how economics has evolved in his decades in academia, and much more in this month’s edition of The Professor Is In!
Protecting Endangered WildlifeHow are we keeping endangered wildlife healthy in their native habitat? On Wednesday, November 20, veterinarian Dr. Deborah McCauley will discuss her crucial work with endangered wildlife all over the world.
What’s Happening in HR: November 2019Fall retirement planning dates, Holiday Party in PLV, The Great American Smokeout; plus more from HR!
Wilson Center Faculty Fellows: 2019–2020The Wilson Center for Social Entrepreneurship has announced its faculty fellows for the upcoming year! Join us in congratulating our fellows as they embark on timely and impactful research.
Annual Training UpdatesBeginning in 2019, on an annual basis, all Pace University employees will be required to complete an online Sexual Harassment and Discrimination Prevention training program. Have you completed yours?
Research: Holistic Student SuccessDyson Associate Professor Anna Shostya, PhD, and Gabriella Serebryanaya ’22 are evaluating college admissions standards and examining their correlation to student success.
Rescuing Sea Turtles, Creating OpportunitiesPace's Environmental Science graduate program and Biology undergraduate program has entered an informal collaboration with the New York Marine Rescue Center, thanks to the work of alumna Maxine Montello '14 and Dyson’s Andrew Wier, PhD.
Homecoming 2019Pleasantville will be rockin’ on the weekend of October 25. We've got amazing food, the annual step and stroll show, the spirit parade, and a fierce athletics lineup. Register for Homecoming today!
Communication Best Practices at PaceConfused about what logos and fonts to use for your department’s next initiative? Unsure if you’re adhering to Pace’s University-wide brand standards? University Relations is here to help!
Faculty Corner: October 2019Sit down for Tea Time with President Krislov and Provost Quiñones on October 22 (NYC) and October 24 (PLV). Plus, a grant-writing workshop and grant opportunities galore.
Faculty Success Stories: October 2019Two Seidenberg professors are doing serious work with serious grant funding! Plus, Pace’s latest documentary film continues to rake in the accolades.
Fit to Print: October 2019Pace professors have been weighing in on topics all over the news—from social media pros and cons, to increasing youth STEM education and much more.
ITS Connect: October 2019Stay up-to-date with the latest news and important information from ITS.
Jefferson Awards 2019–2020Know a student, faculty, or staff member whose community service efforts are changing Pace and/or the world? Nominate them for a Jefferson Award by October 11, 2019.
PaceCast: PPA SuccessTune in for President Krislov’s latest episode of PaceCast where he chats with Pace’s School of Performing Arts’ current students, recent alumni, and distinguished faculty—all incredibly talented, and all with a story to tell.
Wellness Events: October 2019The Health and Wellness Committee is excited to present its current and upcoming health and wellness programs. From health coaching sessions, to mindfulness meditation, to a Mediterranean cooking class, there’s quite a lot opportunities for you to get involved!
This Month on CampusFrom a major cybersecurity conference to informative chats with a major business leaders, plus a visit from A-list actress Laura Dern, here’s what’s happening this month in NYC and PLV.
The Professor Is In: JV MercantiAssociate Director of Musical Theater JV Mercanti sits down with Opportunitas to talk personal teaching strategies, Pace Performing Arts, the Britney Spears jukebox musical, and his dream dinner party.
Your Thoughts on PacePace's brand research and agency partner, Mindpower, is conducting an ongoing study of the Pace Community to gain deeper insights into how we all think and feel about Pace. Thank you to all who have completed the recent brand survey!
Help Is On the WayIs it too hot in your classroom? Need assistance with moving furniture? Pace Facilities is here to help! Pace University’s new work order system makes getting things done fast and easy.
Inside the Actors Studio: Al PacinoAward winning actor Ellen Burstyn will be hosting the next Inside the Actors Studio on Wednesday, September 25. Join us when she interviews Al Pacino, one of Hollywood’s most celebrated talents.
The Professor Is In: James LawlerSeidenberg Professor James Lawler discusses the genesis of the Celebration of Individuals with Disabilities in Film, and the importance of service.
Fit to Print: September 2019Pace faculty and staff are kicking off the semester with media coverage galore—from commentary surrounding highly covered news developments such as the Jeffrey Epstein case, to articles regarding trends in higher education.
What's Happening in HR: September 2019On October 4 (NYC) and November 15 (PLV), join your fellow faculty and staff members for Employee Development Day, which will consist of an informative series of workshops, training programs, and more.
Help End Hunger in WestchesterThe Miles for Meals 5K is on Sunday, September 22, on the Pleasantville Campus. The Center for Community Action and Research is looking for volunteers; come and show your support for a worthy cause!
Communiversity Day 2019Pace University is opening its Pleasantville Campus to the community at large. We’re welcoming our friends and neighbors to join us and the harris project at our first-ever Communiversity Day on Saturday, September 28.
Faculty Corner: September 2019Get the scoop on a unique opportunity for research funding for faculty. Plus, details on a program launched by Project Pericles.
Research: Taxation and Income InequalityDyson Clinical Assistant Professor Todd Yarbrough, PhD, and Veronica Lee ’19, are looking at how state tax policies affect income inequality, and what policies could be implemented to alter the scope of income distribution.
E. Melanie DuPuis Joins Board of TrusteesPace University is excited to announce that Environmental Studies Chair E. Melanie DuPuis, PhD, has been appointed to Pace’s Board of Trustees.
Faculty Success Stories: September 2019The summer wasn't just a walk in the park for many of our professors—a number of whom have been racking up impressive grants and accomplishments.
Safety FirstPlay your part and help keep our campus safe and thriving by attending the campus safety fair on September 24 in NYC, or the NYS Citizen Preparedness Training on September 25.
Welcome, Tiffany HamiltonTiffany Hamilton has been named Pace’s first-ever Chief Diversity Officer. We are excited to welcome her to campus.
Checking into the LibraryLibrarian Steve Feyl, and Library directors Rose Gillen and Jennifer Rosenstein discuss developments at the Pace University Library, and how to make the most use of valuable resources and quality information in 2019 and beyond.
Securing the Future with SeidenbergGet the lowdown on research and career opportunities in Africa on September 27, and attend Pace’s third annual CyberStorm conference on October 3, which will focus on the economics of cybersecurity in health care.
Pace Athletics: September 2019Fall sports return with a gridiron preview from Coach Rondeau! Plus, get ready for the 22nd Annual Pace Athletics Golf Classic on Monday, September 16.
Save the Date: Convocation 2019Convocation is just around the corner! On Tuesday, September 3, come and help welcome the Class of 2023 to Pace.
Your Newest Faculty Members in ResidenceTeaching doesn't stop once class is over! Just ask Dyson professors Jane Collins, PhD, and Kate Fink, PhD, Pleasantville's newest Faculty in Residence partners.
Now Seeking: Wilson Center FellowsThe Wilson Center for Social Entrepreneurship invites Pace faculty members to apply to become a Wilson Center Fellow! Applications are due August 14.
Fit to Print: August 2019As the fall semester draws near, Pace professors are already in mid-semester form—chiming in on the news of the day, emerging trends, and more in this month’s Fit to Print.
Pace Media Shelf: Summer 2019This month, Setters share their picks for what books and shows to spend the last few weeks of August with. Here's what you should be adding to your media shelf!
While You Were AwayTechnically, the University is supposed to take a breather during the summer. But thanks to our hardworking staff, faculty, and institutional commitment to Opportunitas, the ball has never stopped rolling.
Pace Athletics Golf Classic 2019Don’t putt around! Join Pace Athletics for the 22nd Annual Pace Athletics Golf Classic on September 16 at Willow Ridge Country Club in Harrison, NY.
Mobile Apps and Occupational TherapyAssisted by the emergence of interactive technologies, College of Health Professions Assistant Professor Cindy Lee, PhD, is aiming to develop a dynamic mobile app to better assist pediatric occupational therapists.
What's Happening in HR: July 2019Before the school year comes roaring back, get your ducks in a row with summer retirement planning session with TIAA, and wellness events hosted by Human Resources.
Fit to Print: July 2019Pace Professors are creating a heat wave of their own, turning up the temperature on a number of timely topics in this month’s Fit to Print.
Summer Events 2019Whether you’re spending the next two months in the cool breeze upstate or down by the Brooklyn Bridge, here are some fun things to do that are sure to spice up those slow days of summer.
Center Stage for Pace's CentersPace Women’s Justice Center; Land Use Law Center; Entrepreneurship Lab; Center for Community Action and Research; Pace Energy and Climate Center. These are just some of the many centers at Pace that are doing truly outstanding work.
The Professor Is In: Martha GreenbergThis month, Martha Greenberg, PhD, discusses her lavender aromatherapy research, as well as an impressive multi-decade career as a Setter.
GenCyber: Not Your Average Summer CampAndreea Cotoranu discusses Pace’s upcoming GenCyber workshop, for which the University has received significant funding from the National Security Agency to train high school teachers in cybersecurity.
Faculty Success Stories: June 2019Grants are abound for Pace faculty this month, as the Land Use Law Center and Food and Beverage Clinic continue to elevate the stature and excellent work of the Elisabeth Haub School of Law.
Fit to Print: June 2019Pace faculty and staff are weighing in on everything from recent developments in college admissions, to healthful habits, to Game of Thrones, and more.
Pacecast: Graduation and BeyondPresident Krislov sat down with PLV Director of Career Counseling Bless Vaidian and three graduating seniors to talk about their experiences and successes thanks to Career Services.
Summer School 2.0Whether you’re looking to improve your time-management skills, be better prepared in the case of an emergency, or improve your public speaking and presentation skills, Pace has the class for you.
2019 Student-Faculty Research DaysThe 2018–2019 Student-Faculty Research Days showcased some of Pace's brightest minds. The event continues to embody Pace's mission of Opportunitas, as exemplified through the accompanying photo album.
What’s Happening in HR: June 2019School’s out for the summer, but it’s time to get your body and mind ready for the year ahead. Join Human Resources for a month full of restorative wellness events.
Spirit of Pace Awards 2019The annual celebration is here! On June 12, join the Pace Community for a night of toasts, awards, and Pace pride at the Museum of Natural History.
On Deck for 2019On deck: Pace Day at Yankee Stadium! Cheer on the Yanks on Tuesday, July 30, with your fellow Setters for what's sure to be a home run of an evening.
Research: The Nuclear World TodayNathanael Linton ’19, with mentorship from Dyson Assistant Professor Jared Manasek, PhD, examines the ever-complex world of nuclear weapons, which represents and arguably larger threat today than ever before.
Student Success at Pace RetreatOn Monday, June 10, you’re invited to the University’s first Student Success at Pace Retreat—discuss educational strategies, hear from keynote speaker Timothy Renick, and contribute to the advancing dialogue surrounding student success.
Inside the Actors Studio: James BurrowsAward winning actor Kelsey Grammer will be hosting the next Inside the Actors Studio on Tuesday, June 18. Join us as he sits down with James Burrows, one of TV’s most respected talents and co-creator of Cheers.
Teaching and Motivating Students to LearnOn Tuesday, May 21, and Wednesday, May 22, join the Pace University Faculty Center for an important seminar focused on motivating students to reach their truest potential.
Alumni Reunion 2019On Thursday, May 2, reunite with old friends and make new memories at the 2019 Pace Alumni Reunion in New York City.
Student-Faculty Research DaysOn Wednesday, May 8, and Thursday, May 9, students and professors will showcase their work at Pace’s annual Student-Faculty Research Days. Plus, information for applying to the 2019–2020 student-faculty research program.
Faculty Success Stories: May 2019Pace faculty continue to rack up exciting accolades and scholarships for their outstanding work and contributions to the wider world.
Fit to Print: May 2019Our professors have been featured in publications all over the world this month, weighing in on healthy eating habits, the qualities of good leadership, the Mueller Report, and a whole lot more.
ITS Connect: May 2019Check out the latest updates from ITS, including upgrades from both Blackboard and the MyPace Mobile App.
News from the Schools: May 2019While the semester may be winding down, the Elisabeth Haub School of Law and Dyson College have some exciting announcements for next semester and beyond.
Now Accepting SubmissionsPace is now on Medium.com, a major online platform with over 220 million visitors per month. Thanks to Pace’s new account, you can now reach new audiences worldwide with Medium!
Pace Magazine Is HereRead all about it! The latest and greatest issue of Pace Magazine is now available online—in which new student spaces help reimagine Pace’s role as a 21st century innovator, and much more.
This Month Around Pace: May 2019There's a lot happening around Pace as the semester is winding down—from documentary premieres, to year-end events at the Schimmel, and even a golf outing. Plus, get your tickets for Pace Day at Yankee Stadium!
What’s Happening in HR: May 2019May is Civility Awareness Month! Are you a civility champion? If so, you’ll have the opportunity to win some tickets to the movies.
Commencement 2019At long last, the big moment has come for the Class of 2019 and the Pace Community. Join us for this momentous occasion.
Research: Acute Adversity and Well-BeingDyson Associate Professor Anthony Mancini, PhD, investigates the human response to acute adversity—and how certain group responses can ultimately improve an individual’s psychological well-being.
Lubin, Social Impact, and the Peace CorpsAlumna Cristina Nolasco ’18 is putting her Lubin degree to great use—this summer, she’ll travel to Zambia to begin a 27-month tenure as a member of the Peace Corps. Her mentor, Professor Imran Chowdhury, has been instrumental in helping her make an impact on a global stage.
Research: Understanding TuberculosisDyson Professor Marcy Kelly, PhD, has enlisted several students to assist with research in better understanding tuberculosis; including Eric Casper ’19, who views the research as a key component of his undergraduate experience.
Athletics: Spring 2019 EventsPace Athletics will celebrate the 2019 Athletics Hall of Fame inductees on Thursday April 25. On Monday, June 3, get out that five iron and join the alumni and friends golf challenge.
Fit to Print: April 2019Pace Professors are weighing in about the Mueller report, appearing on podcasts, and much more in this month’s Fit to Print.
Get in the Opportunity ZoneOn Tuesday, April 23, join Pace University and President Marvin Krislov for an informative conference about lifting underserved communities with targeted investments.
Pace Environmental Law Is Number OneWho’s number one? We are! The Environmental Law program at the Elisabeth Haub School of Law has been recognized as the top program in the nation, according to U.S. News & World Report.
PaceCast: Health and WellnessPresident Krislov talks with CHP Professor Christen Cooper, EdD, RD, Dyson Professor Jane Collins, PhD, and the Counseling Center’s Dr. Richard Shadick about health and wellness at Pace.
PACEspectives: Operation Varsity BluesThis month, our Pace faculty share their thoughts on the college admission cheating scandal that has captivated the nation; and has raised many vital questions about the college admission process.
Schimmel Is In Session: Spring 2019PPA presents a haunting spring play, Dance Out Loud returns, a weekend music fest, plus a special preview of what’s in store this summer at the Schimmel.
23rd Annual Seidenberg Innovation AwardsOn Wednesday, April 24, honor technological trailblazers and help contribute to continued student success at the Seidenberg Innovation Awards.
Faculty Success Stories: April 2019As the semester is heating up, Pace faculty continue to make invaluable contributions both locally and nationwide.
Volunteer at CommencementThe 2019 Commencement is just around the corner! We hope that you join the Pace Community in celebrating the Class of 2019 and their many accomplishments.
What’s Happening in HR: April 2019Take Your Daughters and Sons to Work Day, retirement planning sessions, and wellness events are all the rage this month at Human Resources!
Schimmel Center: March 2019The Schimmel’s spring season returns with singer-songwriters, a Charleston jazz quartet, modern dance, comedian Yakov Smirnov, and a trio of banjos.
Next Stop, PacePace University has been a vibrant and vital member of New York’s downtown community for more than 100 years. It’s time to make our presence here official. Sign our petition to the MTA to make Pace’s name a fixture in NYC’s subway system.
News from the Schools: March 2019Announcements, events, updates, and more from Seidenberg, Dyson, SOE, and the Elisabeth Haub School of Law.
Pace Media Shelf: March 2019This month, Setters share their picks for what to read, watch, and listen to. Here's what you should be adding to your media shelf!
Faculty Corner: March 2019Save the Date for the 18th Annual Faculty Institute in NYC on May 22. Plus, faculty-specific Middle States questions, and upcoming faculty development events!
Setter Spotlight: The Ghost MapDyson Assistant Professor Michael Finewood, PhD, has been drawing upon London's famous ghost map to teach students about the unlikely breakthroughs spurred by interdisciplinary research and critical thinking.
Film and Music SpectacularCelebrate the empowering films that feature people with disabilities at Pace’s seventh annual Film and Music Spectacular on Thursday, April 4! Experience these incredible stories and uplift their important message with us.
Fit to Print: March 2019February may have been a shorter month than most, but that didn’t stop Pace Professors from weighing in on the many topical issues of the day!
ITS Connect: March 2019ITS was busy over the winter upgrading some our most important infrastructure. Read all about it in this month’s ITS Connect.
Learning Diversity PanelOn Tuesday, March 26, join OASIS for a student-led panel about the successes and challenges they have encountered during their undergraduate experience.
Executives in Residence: Spring 2019You’re invited to Lubin’s Executive in Residence series in Westchester on Wednesday, March 27, and NYC on Thursday, April 18. Hear from current business leaders and gain strategies to help you in your everyday professional life.
Middle States: The Accreditors Are Coming!Everything you need to know for the upcoming site visit, beginning March 31.
Pace Athletics Receives Major GiftA $1 million gift from B.J Finnerty will enable the establishment of the Athletics Fund, as well as support an endowed scholarship in honor of the late Peter X. Finnerty.
Safety and Security Events: Spring 2019Be prepared for a variety of emergency situations thanks to the Pace Safety and Security Training series. Learn potentially life-saving medical procedures, how to respond to unexpected hazards, and much more this spring. Stay safe!
Staff Corner: March 2019Know someone that’s helping create a more environmentally friendly campus? Nominate them for the GreenPace Awards! Plus, staff-specific Middle States info.
What’s Happening in HR: March 2019Upcoming retirement planning dates, Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work® Day, and more info from Human Resources!
Save the Date: Commencement 2019Spring has sprung, which means 2019 Commencement is right around the corner. Here’s what you need to know.
2019 Best Practices ConferenceJoin the Faculty Center as they get HIP to student engagement at the ninth annual Best Practices Conference on Friday, March 8, on Pace’s Pleasantville Campus.
Wine, Cheese, and SportsPace faculty and staff, you're invited to join Pace Athletics for a special appreciation night as part of the Women's Basketball game on Tuesday, February 12. Hope to see you there!
Middle States Self-Study: February 2019Our upcoming evaluation from the Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE) is drawing near. Here’s how the Pace Community can best prepare!
Commemorating Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.The Office of Multicultural Affairs is proud to host the 19th Annual Martin Luther King Jr. Commemoration in Westchester on Friday, February 15, and in New York City on Tuesday, March 5.
News from the Schools: February 2019The Elisabeth Haub School of Law has kicked off 2019 with some major achievements. Plus, news from Seidenberg, SOE, and Dyson.
PACEcast: Student-Athlete SuccessPresident Krislov hosts Setters Field Hockey Coach Kayte Kinsley, All-Americans Paige Predmore ’19 and Halley Rose ’19, and Athletic Director Mark Brown to talk about victories on and off the field.
PACEspectives: The 21st Century So Far…It’s been quite an eventful two decades. Our professors weigh in on what’s caught them off guard in their fields of expertise.
State of the University AddressOn February 25, join President Krislov and the University community for Pace's inaugural State of the University Address.
Research: Animation and NatureDyson Professor Colin Williamson, PhD, and Austin Goodman ’19 have been looking at the crucial role animation plays in documentary filmmaking; specifically in relation to environmental issues.
Professor Spotlight: Pauline MosleySeidenberg’s Pauline Mosley, DPS, talks about her very successful teaching initiative that merges website design with non-profit assistance, all with real-world stakes.
Staff Corner: February 2019Faculty and staff, need some new business cards? Here's what you need to know about ordering business cards at Pace University.
Upcoming Events: February 2019Seidenberg co-sponsors the action-packed Rover Ruckus on Sunday, February 10; Lubin hosts a Blockchain event on Tuesday, February 19.
Welcome to 2019President Krislov discusses recent exciting developments on campus, and previews what lies ahead for what’s shaping up to be a great year for Pace.
What’s Happening in HR: February 2019From retirement planning to ID card updates, here’s what Pace University faculty and staff need to know from Human Resources in 2019.
Women’s Leadership ConferenceOn Saturday, March 2, join us for a very special conference featuring breakout sessions, talks from experts, and the opportunity to connect with other women in the Pace Community!
Fit to Print: February 2019Pace Professors kept busy during the holiday break—talking political developments, publishing books, and much more in 2019’s inaugural edition of Fit to Print.
Faculty CornerKenan Award nominations are due on Thursday, February 28! Plus, upcoming faculty development events.
Faculty Success Stories: December 2018From awards, to keynote speeches, to a major milestone for energy work at the Elisabeth Haub School of Law, here’s what Pace faculty have been achieving this month.
Fit to Print: December 2018From hard-hitting political commentary to nutrition advice, Pace faculty have been getting quite a bit of ink this month! Here’s where your colleagues have been featured.
ITS Connect: December 2018Announcing free access to Microsoft Office, more email space, how to navigate a snowday, and more news and notes from ITS!
Middle States Self-Study: The Final Push!The Self-Study Draft is now available for review. We encourage you to send your feedback to an executive committee member by December 15, and attend a town hall in February.
Save the Date: Master Plan Ribbon CuttingSave the date! On Monday, January 28, join the Pace Community as we officially open our revitalized spaces in One Pace Plaza and 41 Park Row.
PACEspectives: Holiday EditionDo you feel it in your fingers? What about your toes? The holidays are all around us, and this month’s PACEspectives is bringing us good cheer with tips and advice for a wonderful season of celebration.
Culture and Environmental AttitudesDyson Sociology and Anthropology Professor Judith Pajo, PhD, and Shen Yang ’21 have embarked on a unique study analyzing shared belief in environmental concerns and issues across cultures.
School Snippets: December 2018Dyson’s Year in Review is hot off the presses! Plus a new course offering in Seidenberg, and Lubin students making great strides along their Pace Paths.
Staff Corner: December 2018Looking for ways to advance your career and build your skills? Consider attaining your Project Management Professional (PMP®) certification!
Thank You from #GivingTuesdayBravo, Setter community! Through our charitable efforts, we were able to unlock an additional $200,000 gift courtesy of the Board of Trustees!
The Professor Is In: Daniel BenderDaniel Bender, PhD, is an associate professor of English and Modern Language Studies. In this edition of The Professor Is In, we talk about literature’s unique ability to address contemporary issues, the uncanny beauty of the Pleasantville Campus, and much more!
What’s Happening in HR: December 2018A note from Safety and Security regarding new ID cards (if you haven’t upgraded yet, please do!), and TIAA retirement planning dates round out this month’s HR updates.
Making a Difference This Holiday SeasonThere are plenty of opportunities to make the holidays a little brighter for those in need. Plus, did you know that full- and part-time employees get paid time off for volunteering? Read on to find out more!
Faculty Corner: December 2018The semester may be drawing to a close, but that doesn’t mean faculty can’t take advantage of a few last minute opportunities!
Faculty Success Stories: November 2018This month, Pace faculty are keeping up with the torrent pace (no pun intended) of technological innovation—and are earning some recognition along the way!
Fit to Print: November 2018Pace professors are commenting on the news of the day, publishing books, and earning local and national recognition in this edition of Fit to Print.
Giving Tuesday 2018On November 27, #GivingTuesday returns to Pace University. We invite you to share in this one-of-a-kind day of global generosity.
Lend a Helping HandWe're headed into the holiday season and that means Pace faculty and staff are giving back to the community. Did you know that full- and part-time employees get paid time off for volunteering? Read on to find out more!
Middle States Self-Study: November 2018The Self-Study Draft is now available for review. Your input and feedback is essential as we move into the financial stages of our accreditation review process.
Extra, Extra: Get Your Pace MagazineRead all about it! The fall 2018 issue of Pace Magazine is hot off the presses—Pace veterans give back, news from the schools, things to inspire, and so much more!
Research: Natural Wound DressingsProfessor JaimeLee Rizzo, PhD, and Julia Fatum, are experimenting with Manuka honey, aloe vera gel, and essential oils to create a natural and effective antibacterial remedy.
Schimmel Brings The ChillAs daylight savings cedes to dazzling winter nights, warm up with performances featuring some of the most celebrated talents in the biz—from comedians, to singers, to award-winning documentaries, there’s something for everyone at the Schimmel Center.
Faculty Corner: November 2018From insightful workshops and lectures to a one-of-a-kind faculty leadership program, here are some faculty development opportunities to take advantage of this month!
School Snippets: November 2018New programs, student successes, and general updates from Dyson, Lubin, and the Elisabeth Haub School of Law.
Staff Corner: November 2018Learn more about an invaluable resource offered to Pace staff; and nominate a coworker who you feel is Making It Happen.
This Month on Campus: November 2018Poets @ Pace, an exciting eLab panel, and a blood drive in Westchester round out a month of exhilarating events on campus!
What’s Happening in HR: November 2018Retirement planning sessions, employee recognition ceremonies, and save the date for a holiday party in PLV! Here's what's happening for Pace employees.
Dance 4 the KidsWe know you’ve got those secret dance moves—on Saturday, November 17, bust them out for a great cause at the 2018 Pace 4 Kids Dance Marathon!
Faculty and Staff Events: October 2018From a panel about comics and culture, to community service, an exclusive book signing and talk, and Lubin’s One Day Immersion, there’s no shortage of on-campus events events for faculty and staff.
Faculty Success Stories: October 2018Pace faculty are racking up the awards and grants, and ensuring that the current academic year is off to a great start.
Fall Fun At the SchimmelWith award-winning documentaries, comedians, and musicians, Schimmel is keeping it cool this autumn.
Fit to Print: October 2018In this month’s Fit to Print, impressive Pace Professors are providing intellectual firepower to the presses!
HR Updates: October 2018Retirement planning dates, Lee National Denim Day, Staff Development Day, and more from Human Resources!
ITS Connect: October 2018ITS has been hard at work upgrading our technologies, and preparing Pace for (gasp!) the 2020s.
Jefferson Award NominationsKnow a student, faculty, or staff member whose community service efforts are changing Pace and/or the world? Nominate them for a Jefferson Award by October 12, 2018.
The Librarian Is In: October 2018This month, the Mortola Library directs us to where we should be headed on the bookshelf.
Middle States: Assessing And ProgressingAs we enter the next phase of the Middle States Self-Study process, we encourage you to continue to be an active participant in this important initiative.
Office of Research Events: Fall 2018Join the Office of Research for events throughout the month, including strategies for applying for grant funding on October 16 (PLV) and October 17 (NYC).
Alumni Homecoming 2018Pleasantville will be rockin’ on the weekend of October 26. Register for Homecoming today!
PaceCast: New BeginningsPaceCast, Pace’s podcast hosted by President Krislov, returns with a back-to-school episode featuring a football player, a dancer, and a Broadway actress!
The Professor Is In: Lynn KahleThis month, Lynn Kahle, PhD, talks to Opportunitas about the future of sports marketing, and how Pace’s sports marketing program can capitalize on industry and societal trends.
Following the success of the inaugural CyberStorm conference in 2017, this year’s event promises to include fascinating industry insights from top names in
Research: Accelerated Solvent ExtractorAssociate Professor of Chemistry and Physical Sciences Elmer-Rico Mojica discusses the research value of one of Pace’s shiny new toys, and how it can help researchers at Pace make a positive difference.
Faculty Success Stories: September 2018School's in session, but our Professors have kept on working through the summer—and have been racking up the accolades!
ITS Connect: September 2018We're beefing up security. Here's what you need to know!
HR Updates: September 2018Staff Development Day is coming to Pace on Friday, October 19. Get ready!
Fit to Print: September 2018Class is in! Pace faculty are speaking out on a variety of topics including the Manafort trial, nutrition hacks, texting habits of couples, and way more. Ready to get started?
President and Provost Welcome ReceptionYou’re invited to a welcome back party hosted by President Krislov and Provost Quiñones! Come celebrate the start of fall with free food, refreshments, and giveaways.
Alumni Homecoming 2018Mark your calendars for Alumni Homecoming weekend, kicking off in style on October 25!
Middle States Self-Study: Fall 2018In spring 2019, Pace will have its decennial review from our regional accreditor. Join us for an important information session this fall.
Remembering September 11Come together with the Pace Community to remember, reflect, and honor those we lost on September 11, 2001.
Research: Speech and DementiaCHP Professor Linda Carozza, PhD, and Rachel Melamudov '19 are investigating speech patterns to better understand the progression of dementia.
Faculty Exchange Lunch: Fall 2018The Faculty Center is hosting Faculty Exchange Lunches on October 12 and October 22. Be there!
Dogs of Pace: September 2018Pace pups are the unsung heroes of our tight-knit community. Now we’re bringing you their stories—both on the NYC and PLV Campuses, where you can visit them any time!
The Librarian Is In: September 2018This month, the Birnbaum Library directs us to where we should be headed on the bookshelf.
Now Showing at the SchimmelThe Schimmel is back for the 2018–2019 season with a truly spectacular fall lineup. Get your tickets while you still can!
The Results Are In: Pawscars 2018We asked and you answered! Here are the results of the 2018 Pawscars, which brings you the best of the best on Pace’s NYC and PLV campuses. The answers might surprise you!
PaceCast: Summer Intern EditionPaceCast, Pace's podcast hosted by President Marvin Krislov has just dropped it's newest episode! Hear from Pace students interning at the Walt Disney Company, conducting water quality research in Trinidad, and interning at the Manhattan DA's Office.
ITS Connect: August 2018A new phone system, video and audio captioning tips, and more news and notes from ITS.
Be Prepared!The NYPD is helping the Pace Community stay vigilant. We invite you to attend an emergency response training session on August 9 or August 22.
Faculty Success Stories: August 2018From grants to prestigious awards, here's how Pace faculty are raising the bar this summer.
All About ITSFrom keeping the Pace Community safe from harm to building infrastructure that keeps our University going, ITS is an invaluable component of our Setter life. This is what they do.
School Snippets: August 2018Read the latest news and notes from Dyson and Seidenberg.
HR Updates: August 2018Save the date! Staff Development Day will be held on Friday, October 29. Plus, retirement planning sessions and more news from HR.
Research: Advertising and Online DatingOnline dating is the new normal. But how are the apps in this billion dollar industry effectively reaching customers? Professor Aditi Paul, PhD, and Karolina Zaluski '21 examine advertising and online dating across the world.
What Did You Do This Summer?From hiking, to European adventures, to eating sandwiches, here's how Pace faculty and staff spent their summer.
Fit to Print: August 2018This month, Pace faculty are tackling the tough topics: ICE, Trump, Amazon—you name it, they’re weighing in on it. Summer’s just starting to heat up.
Dogs of PaceThere are many hard-working puppers at Pace. From PLV to NYC, their stories are top dog. 10/10 would play fetch!
A Cashless WorldDo you carry cash? Is paper money becoming a thing of the past? PACEspectives discusses.
The Professor Is In: Christen CooperFounding Director of CHP's Nutrition and Dietetics program, Christen Cooper discusses her academic goals and vision, as well as common health and wellness misconceptions for this month's The Professor Is In.
Convocation 2018The next academic year is right around the corner! Here's what you need to know about Convocation on the Pleasantville and New York City campuses.
Welcome James SterngoldJames Sterngold has been named Vice President for University Relations, effective July 9, 2018. We are excited to welcome him to campus.
Summer Events: Fun in the SunWhether you’re spending the next two months in the cool breeze upstate or down by the Brooklyn Bridge, here are some fun things to do that are sure to spice up those slow days of summer.
Dogs of PacePace University is home to more than just incredible students, faculty, and staff—we have plenty of dogs, too! Join us as we meet them and hear a little bit about their stories.
Fit to Print: June 2018Pace professors are keeping their cool in these latest media mentions. Check out what they’ve been up to this summer!
Faculty Success Stories: June 2018From prestigious prizes to appearances on national game shows, our Pace faculty members aren’t exactly easing up on the brakes this summer!
HR Updates: June 2018Looking ahead to your future? Sit down with TIAA and get your long-term finances in order.
Master Plan Updates: Summer 2018Construction on the NYC Campus is moving along! Here are some important updates.
All in: Legalized Sports GamblingFaculty members from the Elisabeth Haub School of Law break down the recent Supreme Court ruling on sports betting.
Pawscars 2018The Pace University community gets to vote on the best of the best in PLV and NYC—best coffee shop, best study spot, best pizza, best professor. Here’s your chance to make your voice heard.
Research: The Internet of ThingsIoT is hot, hot, hot, and Seidenberg’s Miguel Mosteiro, PhD, is delving deep into what makes the world’s smart devices tick.
School Snippets: June 2018Dyson, Lubin, and Seidenberg keep us apprised on the latest and greatest happenings from around their schools.
Summer Reading RecommendationsLooking for an engrossing summertime read? From the story of a 1930s tabloid king to a fantasy novel about the corporate world, here’s what Pace faculty and staff are recommending this month!
Summer School 2.0School may be out, but there’s always an opportunity to learn more. Here’s where Pace faculty and staff can brush-up their professional skills this summer.
The Professor Is In: Todd YarbroughClinical Assistant Professor of Economics Todd Yarbrough talks to Opportunitas about the complex relationship between fiscal policy and natural disasters in this month’s The Professor Is In.
Fit to Print: May 2018As the warmer weather (finally) rolls in, Pace professors aren’t taking a break just yet—they’re lending their expertise to several publications, and we’ve got it all here for you. Talk about summer reading!
Passing the Research TorchHaving served as a research mentor to over 50 students while at Pace, Nancy Krucher continues to train the next generation of savvy and cutting-edge researchers.
From the President's DeskPresident Krislov reflects on the many accomplishments of the Pace Community, and looks ahead to 2018–2019.
Commencement Is HereAt long last, the moment has come for the class of 2018 and the Pace Community. Join us for this momentous occasion.
HR Updates: May 2018Looking ahead to your future? Sit down with TIAA and get your long-term finances in order.
ITS Connect: May 2018An important Blackboard upgrade, summer construction and computer access, and more in this month’s updates from ITS!
Meet Your New Pace ProvostOn May 9, please join the Pace Community in welcoming new Pace University Provost, Vanya Quiñones, PhD.
PACEspectives: Social Media and Big DataAs social media companies are increasingly scrutinized regarding the ways personal information is used, our professors weigh in on the complex relationship between social media, big data, and human tendencies.
Schimmel Now in SessionThe academic year may be drawing to a close, but there’s plenty still going on at the Schimmel this May and June!
School Snippets: May 2018It’s been a busy month at Seidenberg, and Dyson keeps us up to date on their student, alumni, and faculty news!
Second Annual Retention ConferenceJoin fellow faculty and staff from Pace and nearby institutions to discuss student retention strategies at Pace’s Second Annual Retention Conference on Friday, June 15.
Spirit of Pace AwardsThe annual celebration is here! On June 13, join the Pace Community for a night of toasts, awards, and Pace pride at the Museum of Natural History.
The Professor Is in: Bruce BachenheimerClinical Professor of Management and Entrepreneurship Lab Director Bruce Bachenheimer talks New York City, Pace, and more in this month’s The Professor Is In.
Advice to the Class of 2018What would you say to yourself as a recent college graduate? Members of the Pace Community reflect back on what they’ve learned since entering the real-world.
17th Annual Faculty InstituteThe 17th Annual Faculty Institute, held on May 17 and 18, will examine contemporary notions of critical thinking. Be there!
Fit to Print: April 2018Hot off the presses, it’s another round of faculty media mentions! This month, they’re tackling the Russia investigation, sex trafficking legislation, and more.
Volunteer at CommencementCommencement wants YOU to volunteer for one (or multiple) ceremonies this May! Volunteer registration closes Monday, April 16.
Research: Urban ThinkscapeBy applying unorthodox uses to regular spaces, Dyson Assistant Professor Brenna Hassinger-Das is reshaping the way children and parents experience educational opportunities.
Faculty Success Stories: April 2018Through grants, awards, and more, our professors continue to elevate Pace to a new level of prominence.
HR Updates: April 2018Take your daughter or son to work on April 26! Also, learn more about a great educational resource offered free to the Pace Community.
ITS Connect: April 2018Keep your information safe by making use of the following passphrase tips!
Pace Alumni Days 2018Hundreds of Pace alumni work right here at Pace! If you’re a faculty or staff member who is also Pace alumni, join us for Pace Alumni Days, happening Wednesday, April 18, and Thursday, April 19.
Schimmel Hits Its StrideThe Schimmel is closing out the semester strong with music from a folk legend, Dance Out Loud, and a powerful musical drama addressing gun violence.
School Snippets: April 2018Lubin invites you to experience the Future of Everything, and Seidenberg gives us tips on how to get back in the swing of things after a vacation.
Skills We Build Toward IndependenceSave the date! On Tuesday, April 17, the OASIS program at Pace will host its first-ever panel led by students on the spectrum. They’ll be sharing their experiences and answering questions.
Student-Faculty Research DaysJoin the Pace Community for Research Days, happening Wednesday, May 2 (PLV), and Thursday, May 3 (NYC). Also, learn more about a special travel grant, reserved for student-faculty research pairings.
Upcoming Events: April 2018Relay for Life, Pace Pitch Contest, The Art of Femininity panel, Faculty Institute, and Wilson Center internships. Here’s what you need to know.
Earth Month 2018Pace faculty and staff are invited to attend the following Earth Month events—from birdwatching to sustainability workshops, and oh-so much more!
Campus Safety ForumsPlease join the Pace Community as we partner with renowned firm Margolis Healy to enhance safety and security on campus. The Campus Safety Forums will be held on Wednesday, April 4 (NYC) and Thursday, April 5 (PLV).
Honoring Leaders in EducationOn Monday, April 16, join the School of Education in honoring some of the world's foremost leaders in cultivating the minds of tomorrow.
Faculty Success Stories: March 2018Pace faculty are on a roll—and it isn’t even summer break yet! Check out their latest successes. You’ll be inspired!
Fit to Print: March 2018Extra, extra! Professors are dishing on issues in higher education, the Mueller investigation, eating vegan on a budget, and much more in this edition of Fit to Print!
HR Updates: March 2018Leadership programs, retirement planning dates, and more great info from Human Resources coming your way!
School Snippets: March 2018Lubin debuts a dazzling new video, a look at food across borders, and more in this month's School Snippets.
Middle States Self-Study Update: Spring 2018Stay up to date on the Middle States review of Pace's accreditation with upcoming town halls in spring 2018.
Faculty Center EventsJoin the Faculty Center for the Best Practices Conference on March 23, and the 17th Annual Faculty Institute on May 17.
Commencement 2018With the spring semester almost halfway over, it's time to prepare for this year's graduating class and ceremony.
Poets@Pace: Spring 2018On Monday, April 2, join the Pace Community for another edition of Poets @ Pace, featuring celebrated poet Ron Padgett.
Research Events: Spring 2018The Office of Research is pleased to announce the following events for Spring 2018. Faculty and staff, take note!
Research: Community ScienceAssistant Professor Anne Toomey, PhD, and her research assistants are engaging teachers and community scientists to understand the relationship among city-dwellers, environmental engagement, and education in New York City.
Springtime at the SchimmelThe Schimmel's here with some fantastic springtime performances—featuring a traditional Irish ensemble, Kathleen Madigan, a Mother Goose ballet, and more!
2018 Film Festival MarathonMark your calendars! March 20 is the sixth annual Celebration of People with Disabilities in Films Festival, held in the Bianco Room.
PACEspectives: Coffee and the WorkplaceThis month we examine the phenomenon of caffeine in the workplace, and ask members of the Pace Community to describe their daily coffee rituals.
This Is Pace: OutcomesThis is Pace—the University-wide ad campaign that launched in 2017—has improved Pace’s perception vs. competitive schools in the New York metropolitan area.
Welcome Provost QuiñonesVanya Quiñones, PhD, has been named the next Provost of Pace University, effective July 1, 2018. We are excited to welcome her into the Pace Community.
Women's Leadership ConferenceFor an informative and impactful day celebrating and discussing leadership on campus, attend the Third Annual Women's Leadership Conference on March 3, 2018.
You’re in the YearbookOn behalf of Student Development and Campus Activities and Legend Yearbook, we cordially invite you to take professional portraits for the 2018 yearbook.
Black History Month 2018From African dance to celebrations of Harriet Tubman and from hip hop's iconic places to an evening of networking at the Copacabana, we've curated a special list of events happening in New York City and Westchester this February.
Faculty Success Stories: February 2018From another Fulbright award to celebrating a Nobel Peace Prize, Pace faculty are always on the move. Catch what they've been up to since the holiday break!
Fit To Print: February 2018The cold never bothered these Pace professors! They're taking on the winter chill with a few sizzling media mic drops. You won't want to miss what they've been up to outside the classroom!
HR Updates: February 2018Retirement planning dates, exciting departmental change, and more highlight this month's updates from Human Resources.
Save the Date! Upcoming EventsThe Westchester Faculty Council and the SGA host the Community Trivia Challenge on February 28, the College of Health Professions will host its Distinguished Lecture Series on March 5 and Pace's Faculty Center hosts its Best Practices Conference on March 23.
Kenan Award Nominations 2018The Kenan Award for Teaching Excellence recognizes exemplary teaching performance by Pace University faculty. The deadline to nominate Pace faculty is Wednesday, February 28.
Phones and Planned ObsolescenceDid you recently buy a new phone that within months, is already old news? This month's PACEspectives tackles this ever-present technological trend.
Research: Decreasing DeliriumCollege of Health Professions professors Lin Drury, PhD, and Sharon Wexler, PhD, are studying how robotic pets can improve the mental well-being of hospitalized older adults.
School Snippets: February 2018A Dyson Professor treks up to the Arctic Circle, and some major updates from Seidenberg!
Book Recs: Philosophy and Religious StudiesBeen pondering the human condition? You're not the first! Here's some book recommendations from the Department of Philosophy and Religious Studies, which will help you along your journey.
The Professor Is In: Juan ShanSeidenberg Assistant Professor Juan Shan, PhD, talks to Opportunitas about her grant from the National Science Foundation, and her quest to use computer science to better understand arthritis pain.
ITS Connect: February 2018ITS welcomes you back to another exciting year of innovations at Pace, and hopes you all have returned from winter break refreshed and ready for an exhilarating spring semester.
Warm Up with the SchimmelFrom a magically hysterical evening with an internationally acclaimed comedian to flamenco singing to Norwegian Dance choreography, the Schimmel is starting 2018 with a bang.
A National PowerhouseOur Federal Reserve Challenge team has been dominating the competition—and the rest of the country is taking notice!
Fit to Print: December 2017The holiday season is in full swing, but Pace faculty are still hard at work researching and weighing in on a number of important issues. Grab a coffee and settle in, because this month’s Fit to Print is chock-full of insights.
#THANKYOUPace University’s 2017 #GivingTuesday was an enormous success and we are truly grateful for everyone who participated to make it possible.
How to Prepare Your Home for WinterPreparing your humble abode for those harsh New York winters requires more than just cranking the heat. Read on to save yourself with some quick tips for winterizing your home!
HR Updates: December 2017Human Resources wishes you a happy and healthy holiday!
ITS Connect: December 2017Be sure to change your password by January 9 to continue to access all Pace IT resources.
PACEspectives: Favorite Holiday MoviesA Christmas Story. A Rugrats Chanukah. A Muppet Christmas Carol. Pace faculty and staff dish on the memorable holiday movies they’re drawn to, year after year.
School Snippets: December 2017Seidenberg celebrates the life and passions of one its most influential professors, and Dyson shares some first-gen success stories.
The Librarian Is In: PPA EditionThis month, the Pace School of Performing Arts directs us to where we should be headed on the bookshelf.
The Professor Is In: Denise SantiagoDirector of the Office of Multicultural Affairs Denise Santiago chats with Opportunitas about ōMA, what she loves about Pace, and plans a thrilling dinner party.
Faculty Success Stories: December 2017It’s official: the 2017–2018 Wilson Faculty Fellows have been announced! Three faculty from Dyson and one from Seidenberg are hard at work on their research projects.
Research: Digital HumanitiesThrough Babble Lab, Professors Tom Liam Lynch and Kelley Kreitz are harnessing the changing world to help reshape education in the 21st century.
Helping for the Holidays‘Tis the season to give back. Here’s where you can lend a helping hand to families in need during the 2017 holiday season.
Hot Off the PressRead all about it! The fall 2017 issue of Pace Magazine is here.
Faculty Success Stories: November 2017Pace University's faculty has been hard at work this fall—here are two faculty success stories that have particularly stood out among all the great work that’s happening at Pace.
Fit to Print November 2017In an extremely busy month for Pace professors, here's all the media mentions, book publications, and special awards that are fit to print for November 2017!
Giving Tuesday#GivingTuesday returns to Pace on Tuesday, November 28, as the Pace Community hopes to set a new record and surpass last year’s total of $126,000.
HR Updates: November 2017This month, honor your colleagues who have served Pace for five, 10, and even 50 years at the 2017 Employee Recognition Ceremonies.
ITS Connect: November 2017A flashy new look for Pace Portal, plus spam and phishing avoidance tips from ITS.
The Professor Is In: JaimeLee RizzoRecently named a 2017 American Chemical Society Fellow, Dyson’s JaimeLee Iolani Rizzo discusses research, Pace, and more in this month’s The Professor Is In.
School Snippets: November 2017Dyson highlights from their first-gen college issue, prestigious fellowships at Seidenberg, and more from this month’s School Snippets.
Research: Mapping Out a GIS LabSeidenberg professors Dan Farkas and Namchul Shin are in the process of creating a GIS Lab, which will help Pace students and faculty across many academic disciplines better understand and incorporate spatial data into their studies and research.
Events Roundup November 2017Poets @ Pace, Kate Berlant, and PPA's Lysistrata headline a fantastic schedule of November events.
PACEspectives: The State of Black FridayThis month, our faculty experts break down the trends and cultural significance of Black Friday, Cyber Monday, and the holiday shopping craze.
Faculty and Staff for the KidsJoin the Pace Community at the fifth annual Pace 4 Kids Dance Marathon, and help raise money for the Maria Fareri Children’s Hospital at the Westchester Medical Center.
Setter Sports with Mark BrownAthletic Director Mark Brown sits down with Opportunitas to discuss the exciting developments surrounding Setter sports.
Middle States Town HallThis month, join Pace faculty, students, and staff for town hall meetings regarding the Middle States review of Pace’s accreditation.
American ScoreboardOn Monday, October 23, come to the Schimmel Center for the latest installment of the American Scoreboard pop-up reading series of the Betsy DeVos confirmation hearing.
ITS Connect: October 2017A Pace Portal makeover, a new lecture capture tool, and tips to avoid phishing scams in this month's ITS Connect.
Fit to Print: October 2017Pace professors don’t stop educating when they step out of the classroom. Take a look at all their latest work from media quotes to published works to special awards!
An Opulent October SchimmelFrom a tribute to an iconic New York arts institution, to Disney’s Frozen skating on down to the financial district, Schimmel’s October lineup is certainly one to get excited for.
Faculty Success Stories: October 2017Our faculty members are making great strides in everything from smart and connected health, to social policy work, to mental health mentoring. Here are a few of October's faculty success stories!
School Snippets: October 2017Accomplishments from Lubin students, the importance of film analysis, and Seidenberg peer mentoring highlights this month’s school snippets.
HR Updates: October 2017Staff Development Day on October 13, TIAA Financial Planning Dates, and more news and notes from Human Resources.
Inauguration of President KrislovJoin the Pace Community for a number of engaging events—including the Office of the Provost's Faculty Showcases—in the week leading up to the inauguration of Marvin Krislov as Pace University's eighth president on October 29.
Jefferson Award NominationsKnow a student, faculty, or staff member whose community service efforts are changing Pace and/or the world? Nominate them for a Jefferson Award by October 13, 2017.
PACEspectives: Natural Disasters and AidThis month, PACEspectives takes a look at the recent uptick in major natural disasters, and examines the policies and attitudes that may help us moving forward.
Poetry in MotionOn Monday, November 6, join the Office of the Provost and Pace Poet-in-Residence Charles North for the fall edition of Poets @ Pace, featuring Jiwon Choi and Amanda Nadelberg.
The Disruptive Power of Social JunkWomen’s and Gender Studies Assistant Professor Jason Whitesel, PhD, talks to us about his recent research regarding the idea of social junk, and its implications for queer studies and queer theory.
Taking Cybersecurity by Storm
On Friday, October 6, join the Business Council of Westchester and Pace University for the inaugural cybersecurity conference CyberStorm: Cybersecurity in Business.
The Professor Is In: Steven SweitzerPace’s founding director of the new physician assistant program in Pleasantville talks to us about the legwork involved in establishing a new program, and how he hopes it’ll make a major difference both locally and globally.
Alumni Homecoming 2017Save the date and activate your Setter Spirit! Thursday, October 19, will kick off 2017 Alumni Homecoming in Pleasantville.
30 Years of Lubin’s EIRThe Lubin School of Business is celebrating the 30th anniversary of its Executive in Residence Program, which joins C-suite executives with current students for industry insights, networking, and more. This year’s EIRs are Richard L. Gelfond, Barry Klarberg, and Kelvin Joseph.
Laying Down the Law
We’d be remiss if we failed to mention that the Elisabeth Haub School of Law at Pace University was one of the first law schools to combine classroom learning and le
September 2017: Faculty Success StoriesPace University's faculty has been hard at work this summer winning top-notch grants, presenting research abroad, winning prestigious awards, and so much more.
Remembering 9/11Come together with the Pace Community to remember, reflect, and honor those we lost at events being held on both campuses:
September 2017: Fit to PrintFrom podcasts to Amazon pricing, Pace professors spoke to it all in this end of summer edition of Fit to Print.
School Snippets: September 2017A time of transition in Dyson, and two field trips for Seidenberg in this month’s news and notes from around the University.
2017 Alumni HomecomingSave the date and activate your Setter Spirit! Friday, October 19, will kick off 2017 Alumni Homecoming in Pleasantville.
Research: Going for the GoldFor Lubin Professor Francisco J. Quevedo and Andrea Quevedo-Prince ’20, research is a family affair. The father-daughter duo and karate-do competitors are analyzing fundraising in the nonprofit sector, in attempt to promote a better understanding of the market and nonprofit dynamics, especially aimed at improving fundraising for Olympic sports.
An Amazing Autumn SchimmelThe leaves are turning, and so are the stars at 3 Spruce Street. Check out the fall lineup at the Schimmel and reserve your seats today!
Pace University Experts DatabaseThe Office of Media Relations has launched the Experts Database—bridging the gap between faculty expert knowledge and relevant commentary and analysis.
Middle States Self StudyOn Wednesday, September 13, join Pace faculty, students, and staff for a conversation with Sean McKitrick about the Middle States review of Pace’s accreditation.
PACEspectives: Celebrity in 2017This month’s PACEspectives takes a look at celebrity in 2017, and how radically the concept has altered countless facets of American life.
The Professor Is In: Matthew BoltonThis month, we sat down with Professor Matthew Bolton and learned a little bit about international treaty research, Amy Winehouse, the International Disarmament Institute, and surfing history.
Call for Honorary Degree RecipientsNominations for HDRs are due no later than September 15; we encourage you to nominate an outstanding individual who honorably reflects Pace’s motto of Opportunitas.
Welcome Back CelebrationsJoin the Pace Community for exciting welcome back events with your new President and Provost on September 14 in PLV and September 15 in NYC.
HR Updates: September 2017Save the date for Staff Development Day on October 13 on the Pleasantville Campus.
True PartnershipsOn September 13, Pace University's Helene and Grant Wilson Center for Social Entrepreneurship hosts their fifth annual True Partnerships event featuring the New York Women’s Foundation.
Save the Date: InaugurationOn October 29, join us in Pleasantville to celebrate the inauguration of our eighth president, Marvin Krislov.
5K Fun RunsThis September, lace up your shoes and join the Pace Community in some 5K fun—Food Bank for Westchester’s Miles for Meals 5K on September 9 on the PLV Campus and the NYC Race for the Cure on September 10 in Central Park.
PACEspectives: Advice for the Class of 2021With a new class coming to campus in a few week's time, we asked the Pace Community what advice they'd give to a younger, eager version of themselves about to embark on an unforgettable undergraduate experience.
Vacay? Yes, Way!Summer breaks aren’t just for the students. Pace University faculty and staff are trotting the globe, kicking back at home, and gearing up for the fall.
The Librarian Is In: Seidenberg EditionWe may be reaching the tail-end of summer, but there's still plenty of time to sneak in some beach reads! From the 21st century music industry revolution, to the rise of big data, the faculty at the Seidenberg School of CSIS has some engrossing reading recommendations.
Faculty Success Stories: August 2017Even in the dog days of summer, our professors never stop pushing academic boundaries. Here are a few recent notable accomplishments from our faculty members.
Have An Idea for Opportunitas?Since Opportunitas is the faculty and staff newsletter, we figured we'd ask you, Pace's wonderful faculty and staff, what you'd like to see from us this fall!
August 2017: School SnippetsIn this month's School Snippets, Seidenberg tells us all about their busy summer.
August 2017: Fit to PrintOp-eds on financial aid, writing awards, and more comprise this month’s faculty news mentions!
Research: Fidget SpinnersMellison Arguson ’19 and Professor Catherine Zimmer are investigating one of the most unlikely crazes of the past few years—the fidget spinner. What they are discovering is that for all its innovation, the digital world does have its limits.
Fall Into The SchimmelProgramming at the Schimmel Center is making its triumphant return for the 2017–2018 season. Here’s everything you need to know about the dazzling performances hitting the stage this summer and fall!
Convocation 2017Summer is here and school is out, but this is what faculty and staff need to know about Convocation on the Pleasantville and New York City campuses and welcoming incoming President Marvin Krislov.
Welcome, President Krislov!The Pace Community is excited to welcome Marvin Krislov as the eighth president of Pace University. Krislov, who served for 10 years as the president of Oberlin College, began his term on August 1, 2017.
NYC Master Plan UpdatesImportant news and notes regarding developments from Pace University's NYC Master Plan.
Faculty Success StoriesFrom exciting new grants to civil rights advocacy awards, here are a few recent major faculty accomplishments.
HR Updates: Summer 2017Everything you need to know about summer flex days, the nominations database, PMDP, and more news from HR.
June 2017: Fit to PrintAn op-ed on nuclear disarmament, opinions about the administration in Washington, an interesting segment on cow's milk, and more in this month's Fit to Print!
Building the FoundationSciame Construction’s Marshall Wheeler and Davey Glover sit down with Opportunitas to discuss the nuts and bolts of revitalizing the New York City Campus.
Summer School 2.0Think classes are just for our students? Think again. We’ve got seminars, workshops, and skill-builders galore to keep you sharp over the summer.
Summer Events: Fourth of July EditionNeed something to do this summer? We’ve got you covered. Whether upstate or downtown, there are plenty of cool things going on to fuel summer adventures.
June 2017: School SnippetsStudent success at Lubin, Seidenberg students succeed at the Pace Pitch Contest, and more in this month's School Snippets!
Research: Farm Bill Law EnterpriseProfessor Margot Pollans is leading the Elisabeth Haub School of Law’s efforts in proposing policy recommendations for the upcoming 2018 United States farm bill.
The Librarian Is In: Summer Reading EditionLooking for an engrossing summertime read? From a groundbreaking work of science fiction to a historical thriller, here’s what Pace faculty and staff are recommending this month!
Staff By Day, Martial Artist By NightGiselle Canino, a graphic designer within the Marketing and Communications Department, spends her days creating images for many of the print and digital materials the University puts out. But when Canino gets home, her jiu-jitsu gear comes out.
PACEspectives: The Class of 2017This month, faculty and staff give their PACEspectives about the Pace Class of 2017, and what they will bring to the workforce.
Interim Provost: Nira HerrmannPlease join us in congratulating Nira Herrmann, PhD, dean of the Dyson College of Arts and Sciences, on her new appointment as interim provost!
I Make It HappenThrough focusing on key customer service values, Pace’s I Make It Happen campaign is helping departments around the University reach even greater standards of excellence in service of our students.
Spirit of Pace Awards 2017
The Spirit of Pace Awards Dinner will be held at the American Museum of Natural History on Wednesday, June 14, 2017.
Showcase Your ResearchOn May 4 in NYC, and May 8 in Pleasantville, students and faculty will show us the research projects they've been tirelessly working on all year.
Schimmel ShowstoppersSchimmel is springing into action with show-stopping performances from Immortal Chi, Stormy Love, and more this May.
Pave the Way Through ResearchInterested in collaborating with a bright mind? Apply for the undergraduate student/faculty research program grant for summer 2017 or academic year 2017–2018. Applications are due May 15.
May 2017: HR UpdatesGet your benefits plan all settled with the upcoming open enrollment period, running from May 11–25.
May 2017: School SnippetsCelebrating Civic Engagement, From Pace to Max Planck, and more in this month's School Snippets.
May 2017: ITS ConnectA Blackboard upgrade, a Pace Portal makeover, and more info fresh off the servers from ITS.
Commencement Is HereCommencement is a-comin'! From award ceremonies to dates and times, find out what you need to know as a faculty or staff member.
Faculty Success StoriesOur professors consistently put in the work to make Pace one of New York’s most exciting universities. Here are a few recent major accomplishments from some of our faculty members.
May 2017: Fit to PrintOur faculty and staff are winning awards and weighing in military action, homeland security, education technology, and more in this month’s Fit to Print.
PROFspectives: The Gig Economy
Over the past decade, companies like Uber, Lyft, Airbnb, TaskRabbit, and many more have emerged to create was is loosely defined as the “gig economy”—an
Technology and Academic PerformanceMelissa Bowley ’17 and professor Anna Shostya compared student reliance on technology in the United States and China. They found that regardless of where you are in the world, the work simply needs to get done.
Book Recommendations: The Librarian Is InLooking to curl up with a book? From a beautifully structured immigration tale to a book espousing new learning techniques, here’s what the School of Education faculty has on their night stands.
Upcoming Workshops and EventsGlobal Psychology Day, Faculty Institute, Assessment Workshop Day, and Pace’s Inaugural Retention Conference—get the latest updates and RSVP today!
The Professor Is In: Theresa LantLubin Professor Theresa Lant talks leeches, binge-watching "Orphan Black," and who would be on her dream guest list in this month’s The Professor Is In.
April 2017: HR UpdatesTake your daughter or son to work, plan for retirement, and stay up to date with the latest from Human Resources.
Staff by Day, Fundraiser by NightVanessa J. Herman, assistant vice president of Government and Community Relations, supports women through her mentoring roles at Pace and in her local community as a board member of Dress For Success Brookhaven.
As Seen On: April 2017
Faculty and staff are an important part of the Pace Community.