Spring 2018 Student & Alumni Appreciation Dinner

M.S. in Publishing Graduate Assistants Rachael Kelly, Jennifer Thompson, Ely Mellet, Bryan Potts, and Kimberly Holcombe. (Photo: Colleen Osborne)

On Thursday, April 12, the M.S. in Publishing program celebrated the achievements of students, alumni, and faculty at the annual Student & Alumni Appreciation Dinner. An honored Pace tradition, the event recognized the professionalism of graduates and the dedication of students at every stage of the program. It was a particularly poignant event as Professor Sherman Raskin – the director of the publishing program for the last 32 years – announced his intention to retire in March. Professor Raskin has been a distinguished member of the Pace community for 55 years. Continue reading “Spring 2018 Student & Alumni Appreciation Dinner”

Book Giveaway in the Publishing Lab!

calling all book lovers

Are the books on your shelves feeling a little lonely? Worry no more. Professor Soares has generously arranged for a book giveaway in the publishing lab STARTING RIGHT NOW. There’s a little bit of everything here – nonfiction, YA, commercial fiction, thriller, children’s lit, etc. Feel free to drop by and browse! We’ve got James Patterson, Anthony Horowitz, Tomi Adeyemi, Libba Bray… Continue reading “Book Giveaway in the Publishing Lab!”

Summer Funded Internships

The Funded Internship Program launched in 2009 and provides 15 Pace University students with full-time funded summer internships at New York social enterprises and nonprofit organizations each year. The internship offers “experiential learning and income for students interested in careers in the nonprofit sector.” Continue reading “Summer Funded Internships”

Women’s Leadership in Publishing Workshop at Marymount Manhattan College

What: Women’s Leadership in Publishing Workshop
When: Friday, April 27 |  9am – 5pm
Where: Marymount Manhattan College, 221 East 71st Street
Tickets: General admission is $30 and student admission is free.

On Friday, April 27, Marymount Manhattan College’s Institute for Pre-College and Advanced Study will host a “Women’s Leadership in Publishing Workshop.” Part of the university’s Women in Leadership Series, the one-day event will feature presentations and panel discussions from prominent women in the industry, including M.S. in Publishing Adjunct Professors Kathy Sandler (senior manager of content applications at Penguin Random House), Veronica Wilson (director, business development at The Nielsen Company), and Jennifer Perry (the keynote speaker is the vice president of Media Products & publisher of Sesame Workshop). Full-time faculty member Manuela Soares, who is the incoming director of both the M.S. in Publishing program and Pace University Press, will act as the workshop’s convener.

Seats are guaranteed to people who register before Friday, April 13th.  Continue reading “Women’s Leadership in Publishing Workshop at Marymount Manhattan College”

Event | Penguin Random House

Penguin Random House | Employer Spotlight

When: April 12, 2018 @ 3:25–4:25pm
Where: CIVIC E330, 1 Pace Plz, Manhattan, New York City, New York 10038, United States

Hosted by Pace University, representatives from Penguin Random House will speak about the publishing industry and answer students’ questions. For more information and to reserve your spot, click here. Continue reading “Event | Penguin Random House”