Link of the Week | Purdue Owl

 

If you’ve ever written a paper, chances are you’ve thanked the writing gods (and Purdue University) for Purdue OWL. The free writing service shares resources and materials with Google-ers around the world, whether they’re looking for help with an academic assignment, a specific citation format, or a job application. If you’ve never heard of OWL before…you’re welcome. Continue reading “Link of the Week | Purdue Owl”

Pace University is hosting a student film screening on May 8!

WHERE: Schimmel Theater, 1 Pace Plaza
WHEN: May 8, 5:30 pm

Pace University’s Film and Screen Studies department is celebrating students’ work at the annual FSS Student Film Screening on May 8. The event is open to the public, so go support your fellow creatives this Tuesday at the downtown campus!

FSS Student Film Screening Spring 2018

 

 

Pace University students meet with Lubin School of Business alumnus Michael Clinton, President, Marketing & Publishing Director of Hearst Magazines

Banner courtesy of Pace University Career Services.

On Monday, April 23, Michael Clinton, president of marketing and publishing director of Hearst Magazines, hosted a small group of students from Pace University at Hearst Headquarters for a roundtable discussion. (The event was sponsored by the Office of Development and Alumni Relations.) Organized networking opportunities are one of the many benefits of the M.S. in Publishing program, and three M.S. in Publishing students, Kimberly Holcombe, Rachael Kelly, and Edgell and Littleford Scholarship winner Nicole Cadavid, were able to attend the event.

Hearst Tower. Image courtesy of New York Magazine.

Hearst is “one of the nation’s largest diversified media, information and services companies with more than 360 businesses. Its major interests include ownership in cable television networks such as A&E, HISTORY, Lifetime and ESPN; global ratings agency Fitch Group; Hearst Health, a group of medical information and services businesses; [and] 31 television stations.” The company is also home to newspapers like the Houston Chronicle and the Albany Times Union; magazines like CosmopolitanHarper’s BAZAAR, and Car and Driver; digital service businesses like iCrossing and KUBRA; and investment opportunities like BuzzFeed and Vice. Continue reading “Pace University students meet with Lubin School of Business alumnus Michael Clinton, President, Marketing & Publishing Director of Hearst Magazines”

Part II | Bridging the Gap: From the Classroom to Corporate America

On April 26, Bette Rockmore, Visiting Distinguished Professor of Publishing for the 2017-2018 academic year, delivered the second-half of her lecture “Bridging the Gap: From the Classroom to Corporate America.”

In Part I, Rockmore, a consultant for SiriusXM, DeBorah Charles, Senior Marketing Director at SiriusXM, and Marc Richards, VP/Ad Sales Central Region at SiriusXM, presented on the fundamental differences between university and corporate America – and the shifts required to “bridge the gap” between the two.

Professor Raskin
Professor Raskin introduced Rockmore and her colleagues at the start of the presentation. (Photo: Rachael Kelly)

Last Thursday, Rockmore, Lauren Sutcliffe, VP, Marketing, Advertising Sales at SiriusXM, and Matt Ammentorp, Manager, Finance at SiriusXM, talked about how to shine in an entry-level position and outlined the skills necessary to ace an interview. As someone who has interviewed thousands of candidates throughout her career, Rockmore knows what it takes to stand out. Continue reading “Part II | Bridging the Gap: From the Classroom to Corporate America”