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 April 2016

spirit of Pace awards dinner

The Spirit of Pace Awards Dinner will be held at the American Museum of Natural History on Wednesday, June 8, with special mistress of ceremonies, Cheryl Wills, Anchor and Senior Reporter, NY1 News. Purchase your tickets today at

Donor of the Day

Jonathan Prato '13 is an Analyst in the Securities Division Management and Strategy Group at Goldman Sachs. In this capacity, he works closely with senior divisional leadership, legal, compliance, and technology officers to implement strategic initiatives for the FICC (Fixed Income, Currencies, and Commodities) and Equities businesses.
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Reunion Is Four Weeks Away: Register Today!

“Pace is not only an institution where I received my Accounting degree, but a place where I spent four of my most important years that influenced my career path.” – Dora Gomez '86. You can read more about Dora’s Pace experience HERE and learn more about Reunion 2016 at the Copacabana on Friday, May 6, 2016 HERE. Early registration pricing expires on April 21, so register today!

Golden Graduates to Celebrate their 50th Reunion at Commencement

We’re thrilled to honor the class of 1966 on May 19. “I’m retired and living in South Florida now,” says John Lyle ’66, “but because of my deep connection to Pace and how much it has influenced my life, I’m flying back to New York to celebrate my Golden Graduate anniversary, and I hope that you’ll join me to celebrate yours.”
>> Register online

2016 Leadership Report Highlights Pace Successes

A visionary New York City Master Plan. The Pace Path's road map to success. A Career Services department that's getting students market ready. Powerful professors. Pace University is moving forward with great speed. Read about "the new Pace" in the winter 2016 Leadership Report.
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Fourth Annual Lavender Awards

On Thursday, April 21st the LGBTQA and Social Justice Center celebrates their fourth annual Lavender Award Ceremony to recognize Pace University students, staff, faculty, and alumni who have made lasting contributions to the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, and ally community.
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Alumni Participate in Career Panel

Pace welcomed Leah Burgess '14, Hannah Tall '12, and Sakura Suzuki '09 for a panel on opportunities in the nonprofit/government sector. Co-sponsored by the Helene & Grant Wilson Center for Social Entrepreneurship, this event offered insights into the benefits and challenges of careers in the growing nonprofit and social innovation sector.

Second Acts for the Greater Good

The Pace Encore Transition Program, designed to help adults find meaningful work in the nonprofit sector, had its largest class in March and will hold the 10th series of workshops in June.
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04/21: Fourth Annual Lavender Awards
05/06: New York City Reunion 2016
05/16: 2016 Leadership and Service in Technology Award Reception
05/21: College of White Plains Alumni Reception
05/19: Golden Graduate Reunion

Earth month

Our environmental programs have great events planned throughout April in New York City and Pleasantville to celebrate Earth Month!
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photo gallery

Want to see how much fun the NYC Reunion is? View photos from 2015 here.

Alumni Spotlight

These KPMG colleagues may have attended different Pace campuses at different times, but Michael Monteleone '79, Partner, KPMG, and Joe Bukzin '04, Senior Manager, KPMG, have a lot in common.
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Career Corner

Reminder: Career Services is hosting career fairs in Pleasantville on April 6 and New York City on April 14
>> Learn more and register online

in memoriam

Dr. Alma McManus, who taught in Dyson College’s Psychology Department on the Pleasantville campus, passed away on March 2, surrounded by her family. Alma devoted 43 years of her life to Pace.
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Athletics Inducts New Members to Hall of Fame

Five new members will be inducted as the Class of 2016 into the Pace Athletics Hall of Fame on Friday, April 29, 2016 at Willow Ridge Country Club in Harrison, N.Y. The inductees are: former director of athletics Joe O'Donnell, Suzette Gehl (Softball '99), Rich Johnson (Football '87), Ginny Ziogas Torreso (Women's Basketball '96) and Todd Ziogas (Men's Basketball '98). The 2000 Women’s Volleyball Team will receive the Team of Distinction Award, while President Stephen J. Friedman has been named the recipient of the Peter X. Finnerty Leadership Award. For more information and to register online, click here.

Ianniello Field House Grand Opening


Alumni are invited to attend the grand opening of the Ianniello Field House at Pace Pleasantville, celebrating the generosity of Joseph Ianniello '90 on April 30.
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Finnerty Field and Calaicone Dugout Dedication and Number Retirement

Join us for the re-dedication of Peter X. Finnerty Field and the dedication of the Fred Calaicone Dugout immediately following the grand opening of the Ianniello Field House on Saturday, April 30.
>> RSVP by April 25



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