Welcome back!

Welcome to our new Spring 2019 students and welcome back to our older students for the Spring 2019 semester!

You are cordially invited to our Student Orientation at the Midtown Center (8th floor) on Monday, February 4th, from 5 to 6 pm.

This will give you a chance to meet other students, as well as faculty and staff in the program. It’s a great opportunity to network and make new friends.

Pizza and refreshments will be served.

Looking forward to meeting you.

Please RSVP by this Friday (February 1st).

Spring 2019 Mentoring Session Open!

The free Spring 2019 Mentoring Session with Professor Bette Rockmore is now open!

The M.S. in Publishing program is happy to announce that we will continue to offer the Mentoring Workshop for students who are graduating or have recently graduated.

This is a valuable resource for students who will be looking for a job in the industry.

Every Monday over a four-week period from February 18th-March 11th (Session 1) OR March 25th-April 15th (Session 2) at 4:00pm-5:30pm, Professor Rockmore will advise and counsel students about resumes, cover letters, and interview tips.

Read testimonials here about how this session helped fellow classmates.

RSVP puboffice@pace.edu by February 1st. Please include which Mentoring session (1 or 2) you plan to attend and send your resume and a sample cover letter. Space is limited and will be on a first-come, first-served basis.

Quote of the Week | Stephen King

Photo by: Pinguino Kolb

Stephen King, an American writer of horror, is known by some as “The King of Horror.” His most popular works are IT, The Green Mile, and Misery.

“Making people believe the unbelievable is no trick; it’s work. … Belief and reader absorption come in the details: An overturned tricycle in the gutter of an abandoned neighborhood can stand for everything.” Continue reading “Quote of the Week | Stephen King”

Quote of the Week | Zora Neale Hurston

Zora Neale Hurston was born this month (January 7th). She was an African American writer whose most famous work was Their Eyes Were Watching God.


Her work is known for depicting the African American diaspora and the struggles of being an African American woman.

“If writers were too wise, perhaps no books would get written at all. It might be better to ask yourself ‘Why?’ afterward than before … There is no agony like bearing an untold story inside you.”

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Quote of the Week | Avi

Photo by Katherine Warde.

This past month was author Avi’s birthday (December 23rd). He is most known for his work with children’s books.

“My mind has become somewhat like a book. What I mean by that is that when I look at the world, I see it as a story.”

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