New York – Nanjing Translation Forum

The first New York-Nanjing Translation Forum, organized by the M.S. in Publishing Program at Pace University and the School of Foreign Studies at Nanjing University, China, was held on May 3rd, 2019.

The forum is an international academic seminar focusing on Chinese and English translation theory and practice. It is co-sponsored by the Project for Developing Chinese Language Teachers in NYC, Chinese Language Teachers Association of Greater New York, Confucius Institute at Pace University, Nanjing Yilin Press, Nanjing Translators Association, and Shanghai UTH International.

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Winners of the Edgell and Littleford Scholarship

We are pleased to announce the winners of the Edgell and Littleford scholarships. Congratulations to Anita Ofori and Errin Taylor Maye, this year’s winners! They wrote essays which showed their knowledge and excitement of B2B magazines. We wish them the best of luck and hope this encourages them to continue their journeys with the B2B industry.

These scholarships are eligible for the spring semester to students who hold an interest in B2B magazines. To find out more about this scholarship for next year, click here. 

Eliot Schein Lecture Amy Astley

Photo credit: Collin Hughes for the New York Times

Amy Astley is editor-in-chief of Architectural Digest. Since taking this position in 2016, she has been reshaping the magazine’s presence for the digital era. Astley began her career at House & Garden, where she worked for five years until its closing in 1993. Next she went to Vogue as a Beauty Associate and worked her way up to Beauty Director. During her 13 years at Vogue she edited the fashion section called INDEX and helped launch numerous projects, including Teen Vogue, under the guide of Anna Wintour.  At Architectural Digest, Astley has increased the online presence of the magazine by showcasing videos of celebrity homes and launching new digital verticals. The magazine’s increase in their social media has resulted in a 34 percent rise in print subscriptions since January 2016. Continue reading “Eliot Schein Lecture Amy Astley”

Women in Leadership Series: Women in Publishing 2019

On Thursday, March 7, 2019, from 8:45am-5:00pm, there will be a Women in Leadership Series hosted by Marymount Manhattan College. It will be a one-day workshop where you can hear from women who are currently in the publishing industry. This is a great opportunity to learn about the ever-changing field. There will be presentations, panel discussions, and great opportunity for networking. This event is organized by our very own, Professor Romanello

However, space is limited and all participants have to register in advance. 

Pace University students and Marymount Manhattan College students are able to attend for free, with ID. Seats are only guaranteed for those who register early. This deadline is Friday, March 1, 2019.

The event will take place at:

Marymount Manhattan College
221 East 71st Street
Regina Peruggi Room

To learn more about the program and the schedule, go here: https://www.mmm.edu/live/profiles/2899-1