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September 2016

ninth Annual Convocation

On September 6th, 2016, on both the New York City and Westchester campuses, Convocation will be held for first-year students. This year’s theme - which will be woven into the first-year curriculum and discussed by keynote speakers Dean Neil Braun in New York City and Dr. Hillary Knepper in Pleasantville - is “Get Grit: Passion, Perseverance, & Motivation.”


Pace at the Summer Olympics

Pleasantville graduate Michelle Birch '12, '13 (pictured), a production assistant at NBC, worked on the 2016 Summer Olympics games. Carolyn Phillips '17, a current student studying political science with a minor in nonprofit studies and history at Pace in New York City, volunteered at the Rio games.
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Call for Alumni mentors!

Help prepare a student for a successful career by becoming a mentor and giving back to Pace in a meaningful way. In the spirit of Setters helping Setters, the Pace University Alumni-Student Mentoring Program was created to connect students with alumni so they could receive assistance in bridging the gap between academia and the professional world. Since last year’s launch, the program has received terrific feedback and is ready to grow exponentially.
>> Learn more and apply for the fall cycle


Second Acts for the Greater Good

Network, explore, transition - work in a nonprofit organization that lets you use your talent and experience to find personal fulfillment by helping others. Evening classes are offered at the Pace Midtown Center beginning September 26.
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WPIX Continues Student Veteran Profiles

PIX11 continues to highlight Pace’s student veterans as part of its partnership with the Veterans’ Education Challenge. They recently interviewed U.S. Army Reservist Jonathan Rosario, who says that college has helped him with his post-traumatic stress, and Air Force veteran and reservist Joe Bodd, who is now a firefighter and full-time student.
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Donor of the Day

Paula Scharf Kohn has enjoyed a four-decade long career at Pace University’s Lienhard School of Nursing.
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PaceSetter NEWS AND CLass notes

Reinier Moquete '06

Photo courtesy of Reinier Moquete

Steven Spiess '86

Photo courtesy of
Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck

Patricia Burke '91

Photo courtesy of Daily Nurse

Elizabeth Pooran '16

Photo courtesy of NY1

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Events
09/09: Setters Football Tickets
09/12: 2016 Athletics Golf Classic
10/06: Westchester Homecoming and Reunion 2016
10/22: 40th Pace Law Anniversary Reunion

Alumni Spotlight


Edward Kramer '82: “I feel better and better about my MBA.”
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Did you know ... ?

Pace Alumni qualify for a number of special offers ranging from discounts on Dell Computers, a special rate at the Holiday Inn Financial District in NYC, discounted Club Quarters’ memberships, and more.
>> Read about Special Offers


Career Corner

Career Services offers a wide array of career development tools for your convenience on their website.
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ATHLETICS

Dylan Mouzakes Earns Professional Opportunity with Fargo-Moorhead Redhawks

 

2016 Pace University baseball alumnus Dylan Mouzakes recently signed his first professional baseball contract joining the Fargo-Moorhead Redhawks of the American Association of Professional Baseball on their recent road series against the Joplin Blasters.

 

 

SAVE THE DATE!
October 16: Men’s Lacrosse Alumni Day
October 22: Baseball Alumni Game
November 5: Men’s Basketball Tip-Off Dinner

 


FALL TEAM SCHEDULES
Team schedules for Fall 2016 season are now available online.

 




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