Senior Programs (PARC)

  • Online

About the Class

Designed for individuals 55 years or older, Pace’s Active Retirement Community (PARC) brings the most affordable programs to Pace University’s lower Manhattan campus. PARC’s innovative programs and dynamic lectures allow you the opportunity to meet new people and share your ideas and knowledge. Enjoy the natural support network that grows as you explore and learn with others of your generation.

PARC Membership Privileges Include

  • Coffee & Culture Lecture Series (see below for lectures)
  • Use of Pace University Downtown Campus Library [Closed due to the COVID-19 pandemic]
  • Use of Pace University Downtown Computer Lab (PARC ID Card required) [Closed due to the COVID-19 pandemic]
  • Intergenerational technology assistance

PARC Coffee and Culture Lecture Series

Be a part of this exciting lecture series! PARC invites our distinguished professors to participate in thought-provoking discussions and debates.

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Fall Coffee and Culture Lecture Series will be held online.
The time remains the same (11 am to 12 pm). Details to follow prior to each date.

Spring 2021 Coffee and Culture Lectures

Tuesday, February 23, 2021

Sabrina Shah, Student in Professor Julia Nomee’s
“Computers for Human Empowerment” Class 

Tuesday, March 23, 2021

Jonathan Kaufman, CEO, Academic Federal Credit Union

Tuesday, April 27, 2021

Denise Santiago, Director, Office of Multicultural Affairs, Adjunct Assistant Professor, Anthropology

Tuesday, May 25, 2021

Michelle Berney, Outreach Coordinator, NYC Department for the Aging, Health Insurance Information Counseling and Assistance Program (HIICAP)

PARC “Remote” Hours

Tuesdays from 10:30 am – 3:30 pm

For further information, contact Joy Yagman, at or call 212-346-1244