November 2016: Fit to Print
Pace University faculty and staff are weighing in on the election, environment, exploding phones, and other exciting news. Read all about it in this month’s issue of “Fit to Print.”
Dyson Professor Judith Pajo, PhD, published an article regarding public discourse on nuclear waste in the journal PLoS One.
Dyson Professor and Political Science Chair Jessica Lavariega-Monforti, PhD, was featured in the Yale Daily News and New Haven Independent for her speaking engagement in New Haven last week.
Dyson Professor Lawrence Waldron published a book, “Handbook of Ceramic Animal Symbols in the Ancient Lesser Antilles.”
Dyson Professor Nick Catalano, PhD, appeared in a film screened at the New York Film Festival called “They Died Before 40.”
Palgrave Macmillan just published Lubin Professor Roy J. Girasa's, PhD, fourth book “Shadow Banking: The Rise, Risks, and Rewards of Non-Bank Financial Services.”
President Stephen J. Friedman published an article on LoHud.com about the proposed Biotech Center in Westchester, saying it would "help turn Westchester into a hub for biotech research and jobs."
Dyson Professor Daniel Hill's exhibit "Visual Inquiries: Artists Inspired by Science" was featured in online magazine The Scientist.
Lubin Professor and eLab Director Bruce Bachenheimer was quoted in a Fortune article on how VERTS Mediterannean Grill can reach Chipotle-sized success.
Seidenberg Assistant Professor Darren Hayes was quoted in a MarketPlace.org article about bug bounties for protecting companies from vulnerability.
Faculty Director of the Food Law Initiative at the Elisabeth Haub School of Law Margot Pollans, JD, wrote a letter to the editor of the New York Times concerning an article titled “Industrial Farms Have Gone Green.” She was also quoted in a Politico article concerning the moral imperative argument.
Dyson Professor and Political Science Chair Jessica Lavariega-Monforti, PhD, weighed in on who won the vice presidential debate and how their dialogue may have impacted viewers in three San Francisco Chronicle articles. http://bit.ly/2eMO4z1, http://bit.ly/2f8e5MT, http://bit.ly/2dXCZfh.
Chairman of Pace’s Department of Criminal Justice and Security Joseph Ryan was quoted in a New York Times article about police officer confronting others.
Dyson Professor David Caputo, PhD, was quoted in a Financial Times article and LoHud.com article concerning the town-hall debate. He was also quoted in a Newsday article about how Trump cannot miss an opportunity to rebound. Additionally, he was featured in a video by China’s Xinhua News Agency on whether or not Trump stands a chance to beat Hillary Clinton.
Lubin Professor Larry Chiagouris, PhD, was quoted in a TechNewsWorld article about the exploding details of the Galaxy Note 7 that spurred an evacuation of a plane. He was also quoted in a Wall Street Journal article about how Donald Trump’s branding could be negatively impacted if he loses the election.
Lubin professors Matthew Morey, PhD, and Aron Gottesman, PhD, were featured in a WSJ MoneyBeat article about their study exploring how truly active emerging-markets stock funds have an edge.
Dyson Professor Chris Williams weighed in on Clinton and Trump’s promotion of fossil fuels during the second presidential debate in a Real News Network video.
Seidenberg Assistant Professor Darren Hayes was quoted in a Computerworld article about cybersecurity and health records.
Lubin Professor John Alan James was quoted in a Wired article concerning Volkswagen’s $15 billion diesel settlement.
Dyson Professor and Political Science Chair Jessica Lavariega-Monforti, PhD, was quoted in a CNNPolitics article about Trump hedging himself against a loss. She was also quoted in the Fort Worth Star-Telegram about voter fraud.
Elisabeth Haub School of Law Professor Leslie Garfield Tenzer, JD, was quoted in a U.S. News and World Report article about Trump’s defamation lawsuit threat.
Lubin Professor Larry Chiagouris, PhD, was quoted in a Fast Company article about Ivanka Trump’s brand and Twitter boycotts against her.
Dyson Professor David Caputo, PhD, shared his thoughts on how each candidate fared at the final presidential debate in a LoHud.com article.
Executive Director of Community Law Practice Karin Anderson Ponzer, JD, was quoted in a LoHud.com article on how this year’s campaign has created a hostile environment for immigrants.
Lubin Professor Roy Girasa, PhD, had a book published by Palgrave Macmillan titled “Shadow Banking: The Rise, Risks, and Rewards of Non-Bank Financial Services”—a comparative study that explores how shadow banking differs from the traditional banking system.
Fall 2020 is fast-approaching. On Monday, August 3, the University will be holding a community briefing for faculty and staff to discuss the plans and precautions in place for a safe and effective opening for the fall semester.
Pace Community Briefing
Seidenberg Professor Zhan Zhang, PhD, was recently awarded a $175,000 grant from the National Science Foundation to continue research pertaining to wearable technologies for health care workers. Zhang discusses the intersection between health and technology, upgrading health care to the "smartphone stage," and much more.
The Professor Is In: Zhan Zhang
Pace University will open all three campuses for in-person, online, and hybrid classes for the fall semester, with classes beginning in New York City, Pleasantville, and the Elisabeth Haub School of Law on Monday, August 24, 2020.
Fall 2020: Returning to Campus