Alumni eConnect

January 2015


On behalf of Pace University, we wish you a happy and healthy 2015! There are many exciting events and opportunities for you to reconnect with your fellow alumni and your alma mater planned for this year. Please check our online calendar and visit our website often to learn about upcoming events. We want to make sure that you find the Alumni eConnect useful and interesting so please take our short survey and share your thoughts with us. We wish you all a wonderful 2015!


Save the Date for Reunion and Alumni Weekend 2015!

Mark your calendars now for Reunion and Alumni Weekend!

New York City on May 1-2     |     Westchester on April 23-25

You can help us make this Reunion a spectacular success by volunteering as a Reunion Ambassador! Whether you are celebrating a milestone year, a team of distinction, or want to reunite with your friends from your favorite clubs, organizations, and programs, we would love to have you on board! >> Become a Reunion Ambassador today!

Inside Track with New York City's "Top Cop"
New York City Police Commissioner William J. Bratton is coming to the Schimmel on February 2 for a conversation with President Stephen J. Friedman at our next Inside Track event. >> Read more

Pace Bests Princeton and U of Chicago in Nationwide Competition
Pace University won the 11th annual national College Federal Reserve Challenge on Tuesday, a competition that tests students’ understanding of the U.S. economy, monetary policymaking, and the role of the Federal Reserve System. An added bonus: the website Humans of New York captured the team’s return to NYC with this photo. >> Read more

Help recruit the Class of 2019!
Pace’s ASPIRE program is seeking alumni volunteers to represent Pace at upcoming regional admitted student receptions in various locations this April including: Dallas, TX; Plantation, FL; Marlborough, MA; Arlington, VA; Los Angeles, Laguna Beach, and Palo Alto, CA. For more information, click HERE. If you’d like to volunteer or host a reception in your area, click HERE.

Making the World a Better Place

Each year, the Jefferson Awards for Public Service look for the “unsung heroes,” the selfless people who make the world a better place through volunteering and community service efforts. The Center for Community Action and Research is pleased to announce that 12 members of the Pace community have been selected to receive Jefferson Awards Bronze Medals for 2014-15. >> Read more

Are you Ready for your Encore Career?
Lubin alumna Christine Cirillo, MBA ’89 and a member of the Lubin Alumni Board, enrolled in the Pace Encore Transition Program following a successful thirty-year banking career that included senior positions at JP Morgan and BNY Mellon. Her objective was to rethink her future career goals and explore new opportunities in different sectors where she would find personal fulfillment through socially purposeful work. Christine is currently teaching financial literacy to young women through the Financial Women’s Association. Other Pace alumni who have enrolled in the Pace Encore Transition Program include, Pace Trustee Ed Murphy ’74, Bill Carmody ’72, Richard Goldstein (MBA), Brian Halloran (BS), John Hederman (MBA), and Melissa Torres (BBA). The next ETP session begins on January 20, 2015. >> Details and application

Entrepreneurship Grant Award Recipients
The Entrepreneurship Lab has announced the recipients of the Ted and Pat Levine Proof of Concept Entrepreneurship Initiative grant. The initiative was established to provide competitive cash awards to Pace students and recent alumni interested in performing proof of concept work. The winners of the award are: Dyson student, Paige Cecchi; Seidenberg student, Juliette Nieves; and, Lubin alumna, Christa Gray Page ’13. >> Read more

View our Calendar of Upcoming Events

March 17-25: Disability Film
Festival 2015 Marathon

Photo Gallery

Alumni Spotlight
Jassen Trenkow '04, Director and Chief of Staff to the CFO of Barclays Investment Bank and Barclays.

You can get your Pace Gear online! Click HERE to visit Pace’s online bookstore, or HERE to go to athletics’ Pace Team Shop.

Athletics News

Vote for T-Bone as Best Mascot at the #worlddogawards!

T-Bone, Pace’s mascot, has been nominated as a finalist in the category of "Best Mascot" at the inaugural World Dog Awards which will be aired on The CW Network on Thursday January 15 from 8:00 pm-10:00 pm ET. Vote as often as possible at through January 9 and help make T-Bone the winner!

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