Spring 2018

Spring 2018

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Marvin on the Move

Pace University’s new president, Marvin Krislov, wants to hear from you! He’s hitting the road to meet some of the 145,000 Pace alumni living around the globe. Join us to learn about exciting developments at Pace and network with your fellow alumni. You are an integral part of what makes our community great—and we want to meet you! Visit us online to find the event closest to you and register.
Pace President, Marvin Krislov, with pace university students

Pace Students Succeed

By Marvin Krislov We know that. We create leaders here, giving striving young people the opportunity to build successful careers. But what this exciting, first-ever “30 Under 30” issue of Pace Magazine shows is that our alumni are succeeding from the very start of their careers—sometimes with ideas they started working on while still students. Our young alumni include breakout movie stars and an innovative video game designer, an immigration lawyer supporting domestic violence victims and a physician assistant...
Pace University president, Marvin Krislov, speaking at inauguration

A Look Back At Inauguration

On October 29, 2017, Pace University formally installed Marvin Krislov as our eighth president. Leading up to the ceremony, Pace hosted a series of events including performing arts, faculty innovation and research, and student initiative showcases, and a tree dedication ceremony. As a University, we were able to look back on Pace’s unique history and how it led us to this pivotal moment in time and to the future under the inspired and visionary leadership of our new president.
Vanya Quiñones, pace university provost

New Provost Appointed

Vanya Quiñones, PhD, a neurobiologist and biopsychologist who serves as Associate Provost for Student Success and Retention at CUNY’s Hunter College, has been named Provost of Pace, effective July 1, 2018. “Pace University routinely demonstrates how higher education can change lives,” said Quiñones. “I have dedicated my career to improving minority representation in STEM and the arts, and Pace is the perfect place for me to build on that work. I’m honored to have been selected as provost and...
Illustration of Joseph R. Ficalora, Robert S. Sands, Shaun E. Smith, JD, ’96, ’02

In Trust

By Staff Pace welcomes three new members—all Pace alumni —to the Board of Trustees.  Joseph R. Ficalora ’78, ’79 joined New York Community Bancorp as a teller at the age of 18 and has been with the bank ever since. In 1993, he was named President and CEO. Ficalora is a Vietnam veteran, having served for three years in the 1960s. Robert S. Sands, JD, ’84 is the Chief Executive Officer of Constellation Brands, Inc., a beer, wine, and spirits producer and marketer which was founded by his father in 1945....
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Medical Milestones

University Health Care celebrates 40 years of first-rate, affordable care. Walk-in and urgent care centers have seen rapid growth in recent years, but at Pace, University Health Care has spent 40 years providing low-cost, high-quality health care to the Pace Community without leaving campus. Audrey Hoover, director of the Pace University Health Care (UHC) in New York City and Pleasantville, notes that UHC was one of the first nurse-run and nurse-managed university health care centers in the...

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