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September 2021

TEACH YOUR COURSES IN CLASSES LMS

As of January 2021, Classes LMS is Pace University’s official course learning management system. All faculty/instructors can access their assigned courses by logging in to: https://classes.pace.edu/ with your MyPace username and password. Classes LMS Training for Faculty/Instructors (and Students): There are several… Continue Reading →

ZOOM HAS REPLACED VIDEO CONFERENCING

As announced in our April 2021 newsletter, we have transformed all Cisco video conferencing rooms to the Zoom environment. Over the last year and a half, there has been a significant increase in the use of Zoom for web conferences and… Continue Reading →

NEW CLASSROOM TECHNOLOGY AT 1 PACE PLAZA

During the past year, the 4th, 5th, and 6th floors at 1 Pace Plaza (Civic Building) on the NYC campus were completely renovated and brand-new classrooms were constructed. As part of this major project, Information Technology Services (ITS) introduced state… Continue Reading →

STUDENT TECHNOLOGY FEE FALL 2021 DATES

Pace University assesses a Technology Fee to ensure students have access to the latest instructional technology resources available. The fee is earmarked for instructional technologies to keep Pace up to date with the technology needed for today’s teaching and learning… Continue Reading →

NEW COURSE ENROLLMENT VERIFICATION REQUIREMENT

Pace University is required by the U.S. Department of Education to verify the attendance of Federal Aid recipients because it impacts their financial aid eligibility. This process is called Enrollment Verification and is necessary for properly reporting enrollment to the… Continue Reading →

NEW INCIDENT REPORTING SYSTEM

As mentioned in President Marvin Krislov’s welcome email message to the Pace community on Thursday, September 9th, Pace administration is committed to ensuring that Pace University is an inclusive space, where everyone sees themselves in our community. To help support… Continue Reading →

COURSE EVALUATIONS HAVE BEEN UPGRADED

The Blue by eXplorance Course Evaluation tool has been upgraded. Students will experience a redesigned look and feel for enhanced page engagement. With a commitment to accessibility and equivalent experiences for everyone, all elements of the evaluation pages can now auto-adjust for… Continue Reading →

ePORTFOLIO (MAHARA) HAS BEEN UPGRADED

We are happy to announce that Pace has adopted a new and improved version of our ePortfolio (Mahara) tool. The latest update features improved usability to perform common actions more intuitively. With a dynamically responsive design interface, it is easier… Continue Reading →

KAHOOT! IS HERE

Kahoot! is a student-response tool for administering quizzes, facilitating discussions, and collecting survey data. This platform makes it easy to create virtual presentations that engage, connect and inspire audiences within your Zoom meeting. Kahoot! allows for the design of multiple-choice… Continue Reading →

ACCESS TO ITS COMPUTERS AND COURSE SOFTWARE

For students who need access to a computer and/or course software to complete their academic requirements for the semester, below is a list of locations and methods for accessing these resources, either on-site or remotely. ITS COMPUTERS AVAILABLE ON-SITE: Workstations… Continue Reading →

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