Pace’s Manhattan campus plays a role in the Ground Zero mosque initiative

Nearly 140 media representatives swarmed to Pace for the vote of the New York City Landmarks Preservation Commission that refused to landmark a building proposed for an Islamic study center, thereby blocking it.

Nearly 140 media representatives  swarmed to Pace for the vote of the New York City Landmarks Preservation Commission that refused to landmark a building proposed for an Islamic study center, thereby blocking it.

The Commission voted 9-0 to give a green light the construction of a multipurpose Islamic community center in Lower Manhattan, two blocks from the site of the 9/11 terrorist attacks.

Check out the details in the articles below.

http://www.tradingmarkets.com/news/stock-alert/zzhui_-ground-zero-mosque-in-new-york-city-clears-hurdle-1085214.html

http://www.nydailynews.com/blogs/dailypolitics/2010/08/ground-zero-mosque-is-a-go.html

http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052748703545604575407131182033768.html?mod=googlenews_wsj

http://www.observer.com/2010/real-estate/landmarks-vote-potential-mosque-site-tuesday

http://www.google.com/hostednews/ap/article/ALeqM5gieR_gNwrCUCH2jR03xjTCoEp4qgD9HC6NT01

Two Nursing Spectrum articles feature Pace’s Lienhard School of Nursing

Pace’s Lienhard School of Nursing associate professor and chairperson Martha J. Greenberg, RN, PhD and professor and chairperson of the Lienhard graduate department Rona F. Levin, RN, PhD were quoted in an article about the changes in nursing education and in the nursing industry within the last decade.

Lienhard was featured in an another article about their newest ardiopulmonary patient simulator called “Harvey” as well.

Pace’s Lienhard School of Nursing associate professor and chairperson Martha J. Greenberg, RN, PhD and professor and chairperson of the Lienhard graduate department Rona F. Levin, RN, PhD were quoted in an article about the changes in nursing education and in the nursing industry within the last decade. Now, nurses focus less on tasks, and more on scientific concepts and asking clinical questions. Levin explains how the integration of evidence-based practice in RN education continues to evolve, while Greenberg discusses the launch of the new and improved nursing curriculum at Pace.

http://news.nurse.com/article/20100712/NY02/107120038

Rona F. Levin

A second article in Nursing Spectrum features Lienhard’s newest patient, a cardiopulmonary patient simulator called “Harvey.” It simulates 30 cardiac diseases and can be programmed to have various conditions which students can diagnose and treat. The school received this, along with an $87,500 grant from the Hugoton Foundation. “Harvey” allows for hands-on learning and will hone the skills of nursing students.

Pace University’s Lienhard School of Nursing staff, from left, Mary Ann McDevitt, RN, director of the Learning Resource Center; Lucille Ferrara, RN, assistant professor; Teresa Haines, RN, assistant professor; Joanne Singleton, RN, professor and family nurse practitioner, Doctor of Nursing Practice Program director; Susan Cappelmann, RPA-C, MT (ASCP), assistant clinical professor, associate director of the Physician Assistant Studies Program; Lin Drury, RN, assistant professor; and Jeff Chianfagna, MS, RPA-C, assistant clinical professor, academic faculty of the Physician Assistant Program.

The Journal News Publishes on The Pace Law School Faculty Stance on Immigration

The Journal News has reported on the Pace Law School’s sixty-two faculty members that have denounced the new Arizona Immigration Policy. These faculty members are also in support of a boycott of an American Bar Association conference in Phoenix last month.

The Journal News has published an Op-Ed piece on Pace Law School’s sixty-two faculty members that have denounced the new Arizona Immigration Policy. These faculty members are also in support of a boycott of an American Bar Association conference in Phoenix last month.

The article was written by Vanessa Merton, Professor of Law and Faculty Supervisor of the Immigration Justice Clinic, and Jennifer C. Friedman, Director, Public Interest Law Center.

Read the complete article here:

http://www.lohud.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/201006200230/OPINION/6200354

Pace Professor Quoted in Associated Press Article About Post 9/11 Checkpoints

The Associated Press quoted Pace’s Joseph Ryan in an article titled “NY-ers Still Living Behind Post 9/11 Checkpoints,” by Eva Dou.

Pace professor Joseph Ryan was quoted in an Associated Press article titled “NY-ers Still Living Behind Post 9/11 Checkpoints,” by Eva Dou.

It was picked up by nearly 200 publications including Yahoo.com, NBC, Fox, News Channel 10 and Huffington Post.  The article is about the security measures and checkpoints that were created after 9/11 and are still enforced today. It also details how some citizens feel these security measures restrict their daily lives.
Professor Ryan was quoted as below:

“I don’t want us to lose a way of life that we’ve had, but sometimes we have to consider security, too,” said Pace University Professor Joe Ryan, whose daily commute has been rerouted because of a road closure over the Kensico Dam in Valhalla.

http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20100707/ap_on_re_us/us_living_behind_barricades

Newsday Looks to Pace Director of Entrepreneurship for Expert Opinion in July 5 Article

Pace’s own Director of Entrepreneurship, Bruce Bachenheimer, was quoted in a Newsday Article about Entreprenuership.

Pace’s own Director of Entrepreneurship, Bruce Bachenheimer, was quoted in a Newsday Article about Entreprenuership.

Entrepreneurial activity in 2009 was at a 14-year high nationwide, with the highest growth coming among 34- to 44-year-olds, according to the Kauffman Foundation, of Kansas City, Mo., which promotes entrepreneurship.

That’s the demographic – with many well-educated, high-wage, middle managers – who were hard hit during the recession, said Bruce Bachenheimer, director of entrepreneurship at Pace University in Manhattan. “They are not the people you generally think of as entrepreneurs,” he said.

For the full article, visit: http://www.newsday.com/classifieds/jobs/reinventing-yourself-after-a-job-loss-1.2080635

Pace Professor was Interviewed for Parenting Magazine

Pace Professor Dianne Zager was featured in an article by Stacey Colino of Parenting Magazine.

Pace Professor Dianne Zager was featured in an article by Stacey Colino of Parenting Magazine.

For kids with ASDs, “it’s like trying to break the code to how the world works and the code is forever changing,” explains Dianne Zager, Ph.D., the director of the Center for Teaching & Research in Autism at Pace University.

http://www.parenting.com/new/health-guide/autism-spectrum-disorders

Letter from Pace Professor Marilyn Jaffe-Ruiz published in New York Times

Pace Professor Marilyn Jaffe-Ruiz spoke out in the Opinion section of the New York Times about the nursing shortage and Nurse-Patient Ratios.

Pace Professor Marilyn Jaffe-Ruiz spoke out in the Opinion section of the New York Times about the nursing shortage and Nurse-Patient Ratios.

Check out the letter below:

http://www.nytimes.com/2010/07/03/opinion/lweb03nurse.html?emc=eta1

The New Dean for Pace’s Lubin School of Business is The Talk of Business Publications!

Pace University has named Neil Braun, former chief executive of Viacom Entertainment & president of NBC Television Network, as the new Dean of its Lubin School of Business.

Breaking News! Pace University has named Neil Braun, former chief executive of Viacom Entertainment & president of NBC Television Network, as the new Dean of its Lubin School of Business.

http://businessschools.vsocorp.info/2010/06/25/former-viacom-chief-named-dean-of-pace-b-school/

http://www.broadwayworld.com/article/Neil_Braun_Named_New_Dean_of_Pace_Universitys_Lubin_School_of_Business_20100624

http://www.businessweek.com/bschools/blogs/mba_admissions/archives/2010/06/former_viacom_chief_named_dean_of_pace_b-school.html

http://www.mediapost.com/publications/?fa=Articles.showArticle&art_aid=130881

Associate Professor at Pace to Profess Her Child-free Happiness in New Book

Ida Dupont, an associate professor of criminal justice/sociology at Pace University in New York, is doing research for a book about the topic.

Richmond Times-Dispatch: In my shoes: Child free, and content, by choice . . . . Ida Dupont, an associate professor of criminal justice/sociology at Pace University in New York, is doing research for a book about the topic. Dupont, who is child free by choice, has done extensive interviews with about 50 women and couples. Her early findings indicate that some child-free people feel stigmatized.

CFO.Com Reports on Former Principal of Ernst & Young LLP. and Current Pace President of Finance and Planning

Robert Almon is the new CFO and executive vice president for finance and planning at Pace University.

CFO.com: CFOs on the MoveRobert Almon is the new CFO and executive vice president for finance and planning at Pace University.

Formerly a principal at Ernst &Young LLP, he has been the independent trustee of GMAC Common Equity Trust I since  2009.