Around Town | Dec. 12th – Dec. 18th

Since the holidays are almost upon us, here are some great events to get you into the holiday spirit! (If the snow on Saturday didn’t already hype you up.) Continue reading “Around Town | Dec. 12th – Dec. 18th”

Volunteer opportunity: Folio: Show

folio_logoThe Folio: Show is a major magazine trade show that will be held at the NY Hilton Hotel on November 1-2.

An arrangement has been made for students to gain free admission to the show if you are willing to help out at the sessions.

Requirements for the volunteer work includes:

  • checking passes, or
  • handing out forms

folio:showYou will have the opportunity at some point during the show to sit in on sessions and talks by industry leaders.  You can also tour the exhibit hall and talk with different publishers, printers, and other vendors. This is a great networking opportunity to take advantage of.

Folio: is dedicated to providing magazine publishing professionals with the news, insights, and best practices to keep them in tune with today’s media industry trends

If you would like to take a look at the full schedule of events, click here!

If you are available for a day or half-day on either of these dates and would like to volunteer, please send an email to Puboffice@pace.edu with your preferred day and time, and your name will be forwarded to the coordinator, who will contact you directly about the scheduling.

 Please send an email by Monday, Oct. 24th if you are interested.

Send an email right away if you’re interested. Don’t miss out on this opportunity.

National Reading Group Event

This is a wonderful networking and National Reading Group event hosted by the NYC Chapter of the Women’s National Book Association. A great way to meet some great authors, writers and publishing professionals. Charge to students is $5.00 or free if you join as a student member for $20.00 here:  http://wnba-nyc.org/membership/.

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Pace University Annual Leadership Conference

Leadership Conference

The Student Leadership Conference is an opportunity for students to grow, learn, and develop as leaders. They will listen to speakers, participate in workshops, and network with professionals in fields relevant to their courses of study. There will be three sessions and each will consist of multiple presentations around the conference theme and session.

This conference is free and open to all students, faculty and staff members on both the Pace New York City and Pleasantville campus. Students from other institutions will be charged a fee of $25.00. Presenting at the Leadership Conference will allow you to connect with students, highlight your creativity and share your expertise. For students interested in presenting, it will give you an opportunity to find a mentor or enhance your existing relationship. As a courtesy to presenters, the conference fee will be waived.

This year’s session theme’s: Networking, Self-Discovery: Knowing, Identifying and Developing Your Skills, and Skills and Passions

The 9th Annual Leadership Conference is composed of a vibrant keynote address, three different workshops to choose from, breakfast and lunch, a closing soft skills interactive networking session, and dessert.

The 2016 Fall Leadership Conference will be held on Friday February 19, 2016 from 10am to 5pm in the Student Union.

You must register in advance.  To register click here