June/July: Presidential Blog Roundup
Pace President Stephen J. Friedman discusses the lessons of life and how time waits for no man, Pace's involvement in the recent town hall on mental health, Florida's alumni population, and more in this month's blog roundup.
Friendship: Life’s lessons often come to us when we least expect them. Perhaps it is better that way, since they are more striking when we are caught off guard. I recently had two very different experiences, but the lesson was the same.
Life Lessons: Saying no takes greater confidence—confidence in yourself and in your beliefs. Most important, saying no puts the prime consideration—whether it is the play, the organization, or the student—first.
Alumni in Florida: Did you know that the Sunshine State is filled with Pace Setters? In this week’s blog post, President Friedman talks about his meetings with some of the active alumni in Florida.
Mental Health: From classroom experiences to the importance of counseling. President Friedman discusses mental health awareness and what Pace has been doing about it.
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This year, the institute will examine literacies across the disciplines and how the creation of a collaborative student community can unify Pace’s diverse campus.
Faculty Institute 2016
Susan Katz returns for her second David J. Pecker Lecture where she will address the changing nature of the young adult market and the success of Veronica Roth’s Divergent series.
With one foot in the '60s and the other in the future, Professor Maria Luskay, EdD, and Pace Academy’s Andrew Revkin capture a unique time in Cuba’s history on film through the Producing the Documentary course.
Pace Path Series: History in the (film)Making