Alumni eConnect

November 2015

Donor of the Day

William J. Janetschek is the Chief Financial Officer of Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Company (KKR). Prior to joining KKR, he was a Tax Partner at Deloitte & Touche LLP. Bill holds an M.S. in Tax from Pace and a B.S. from St. John’s University.
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Join us to Celebrate Lubin!

Steven Ku '91, COO and partner, Visium Asset Management, and Mark A. Torossian '05, '10, vice president, BNY Mellon Financial Management & Analysis, will be honored at Celebrate Lubin!, the school's signature fundraising event, on Tuesday, November 10 at The Harmonie Club in New York City. 
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Giving Tuesday returns on December 1, 2015!

Last year, at the close of this one-day giving campaign, Pace raised over $100,000. We hope to far surpass last year’s success this December, and we need your help. Please be on the lookout for special communications about how you can participate in this unique campaign and help Pace achieve even greater success in 2015.

Pace University Tops the list

Business Insider has us as #1 for the most underrated colleges in America in their recent report on schools that don’t receive the recognition they deserve.
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White House Recognizes Latino U College Access

Latino U College Access was recently recognized as part of the White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for Hispanics. Latino U College Access is the venture of Shirley Acevedo Buontempo ’84, ’12. Earlier this year, Pace’s Helene and Grant Wilson Center for Social Entrepreneurship selected the organization as its 2015-2016 Social Enterprise in Residence.
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Nominate a Faculty Member

Presented at the Spirit of Pace Awards Dinner, the Homer and Charles Pace Faculty Award pays tribute to a distinguished Pace faculty member who has made a lasting impact on the University and its students. Help us select the 2016 honoree by submitting your nominations here.
(pictured: Susanne O'Callaghan, PhD, 2015 Faculty Award Recipient)

2015-2020 Strategic Plan Shared

Pace’s 2015-2020 Strategic Plan, Opportunitas: Embracing the Future, is now in the implementation phase. The Plan builds on our progress of the last five years and focuses Pace on continuing to be an evolving, agile institution that educates undergraduate, graduate, adult, and non-traditional students through on-campus and online programs.
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Register Early for the Alumni Holiday Party

Ring in the holidays with your fellow alumni at Naples 45 in NYC on Wednesday, December 9! Register in advance for a discount.
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In Memoriam

Pace mourns the passing of Trustee Emeritus Dr. E. Virgil Conway, HD '90 and Sheri Goldhirsch '81, the artistic director of Young Playwrights Inc. Share your memories HERE.

Upcoming Events
11/06: Men's Basketball Tip-Off Dinner
11/07: Women's Basketball Tip Off Reception
11/10: Celebrate Lubin 2015
12/09: Alumni Holiday Party 2015

Alumni Spotlight

Steve Hardy '12, is helping homeless veterans.
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Did you know?

Pace University recognizes and honors the commitment and sacrifices our brave soldiers demonstrate during times of crises. In fact, Pace is ranked in the Top 10 by U.S. News & World Report for its online bachelors program for veterans along with being selected by G.I. Jobs magazine as a Military Friendly School for 2015, an honor awarded to only 20% of all colleges, universities, and trade schools nationwide.

Career Corner

Pace Career Services has compiled a list of job search resources for experienced professionals.
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Support Pace


Catch up with your former teammates and meet current student athletes

November 6 – Men’s Basketball Tip-Off Dinner
November 7 – Women’s Basketball Tip-Off Reception
November 8 – Men’s Basketball Exhibition Game at Villanova University, Philadelphia (12 noon)

Questions? Click HERE to send an email inquiry.

Hall of Fame Nominations

Nominations are now being accepted for the Pace Athletics Hall of Fame.
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