50/50 Hits the Finish Line

It was fun while it lasted, but it’s almost time to put 50 Days and 50 Nights behind us…but not before smashing pumpkins, bake-offs, football fundraisers, and more.

Monday, October 14

What’s Your Flavor | 9:00 p.m. | Gottesman Room
Sigma Gamma Rho on the go…ing out. The poodles host a discussion on relationships.

Tuesday, October 15

Don’t Forget the Lyrics | 9:00 p.m. | Gottesman Room
You don’t have to sing it well, you just have to sing it right. If your friends talk about how impressive it is that you remember the words to songs, WPAW’s Don’t Forget the Lyrics is for you. Join the competition for a chance to win a prize or just stop by and watch as students rock the ___ like a _____.

Domestic Violence Event | 9:00 p.m. | Butcher Suite
One in every four women will experience domestic violence during their lifetime. Join Zeta Phi Beta as they host an event and guest speaker as part of Domestic Violence Awareness Month.

Wednesday, October 16

Women’s Soccer vs. SCSU | 3:30 p.m. | Briarcliff Field
Women’s Soccer kicks cancer to the curb with their annual Pace Goes Pink fundraising event.

Cultural Dinner | 9:00 p.m. | Gottesman Room
Enjoy pasta and other Italian cuisines supplied by Alpha Phi Delta fraternity. APD will give a short speech on their national Italian heritage, followed by an explanation on the development of the fraternity and the fight against discrimination.

Thursday, October 17

Red Café | 9:00 p.m. | Gottesman Room
Sing. Dance. Ride a unicycle. Delta Sigma Theta hosts their second annual Red Café open mic night fundraiser.

Poker Night | 9:30 p.m. | Pace Perk
Bring your poker face on down to the Pace Perk for a Texas Hold ‘Em tourney.

Friday, October 18

Smashing Pumpkins | 2:00 p.m. | Miller Lawn
Cool kids never had the time…until now. Phi Kappa Tau invites you to smash pumpkins with them on the Miller Lawn. We can’t promise you it won’t be a mess…and there won’t be cleanup involved.

Sunday, October 19

Pace Makes a Difference Day
Go out into the community and make a difference! For more information on PMADD, click here.

Pace Volleyball vs. St. Rose | 1:00 p.m. | Goldstein Gym
The Setters take on St. Rose as they host Youth Day. All youth in attendance will meet the players and get autographs after the game. Plus, all fans get a free team photo.

Sunday, October 20

Football for Fighters | 12:00 p.m. | Miller Lawn
Phi Sigma Sigma hosts the 2nd Annual Football for Fighters co-ed flag football game. Teams get t-shirts and proceeds will go toward the National Kidney Foundation as well as Team Brenna, for a Pace senior who was diagnosed with Hodgkin’s Lymphoma and has been fighting her battle with cancer with a beautiful smile. Food will be served and winners of the game will also receive gift cards. (Register)

Monday, October 21

Bake-Off | 12:00 p.m. | Kessel Well
Are you the best baker at Pace? The proof is in the pudding…or pie…or whatever other yummy dessert you can make as two alliances at Pace team up for a bake-off. The Gay Straight Alliance and Pace Drama Alliance with the help of students votes will crown the Best Baker. Half of the donations will benefit a philanthropy for LGBT homeless youth.

How Brown Can You Be? | 9:00 p.m. | Butcher Suite
Join the hermanos of La Unidad Latina (Lambda Upsilon Lambda Fraternity) to discuss being students of color in college.

Tuesday, October 22

Study with the Betas | 9:00 p.m. | Conference Room AB
It’s Bs or Beta for the lovely ladies of Omega Phi Beta sorority. Join them at a study sesh to turn your grades around.

50/50 Winds Down

Think Pink fashion show. Don’t Forget the Lyrics. Omega Phi Beta presents “True Life: Blasted.” And more!

Monday, October 7

Are You Addicted? | 9:17 p.m. | Gottesman Room
“Thoughts become behaviors, behaviors become habits, habits become addictions.” What are you thinking? The kick off event for Omega Phi Beta’s annual Serving and Educating week “True Life: Blasted,” which will create awareness surrounding the chapter’s philanthropy, Prevention of Drug and Alcohol Abuse.

Tuesday, October 8

Eyebrow Threading | 3:30 p.m. | Kessel Well
All eyes are on your brows, so instead of heading to the salon for an expensive and painful wax, the Desi Heritage of South Asia (DHOSA) invites you to experience the art of eyebrow threading. $5 for eyebrows and $3 for upper lip.

Betas Bar: Blackout | 9:17 p.m. | Gottesman
Learn about the staggering drug and alcohol abuse statistics over mocktails with Omega Phi Beta.

Wednesday, October 9

Henna Tabling | 12:00 p.m. | Kessel Well
Only Cee Lo can pull a full-head henna tattoo off, but that shouldn’t stop you from getting some ink. Let the Muslim Student Association show you what henna is all about. Free food.

“Just Friends” | 9:17 p.m. | Butcher Suite
You make your first impression in the first seven seconds you meet someone. Will they be just a friend? Omega Phi Beta sheds light on the dangers of drug and alcohol abuse at their final Serving and Educating Week event.

Thursday, October 10

Charades and Pictionary | 9:30 p.m. | Pace Perk
The Pace Perk is bringing you a classic Thursday night game night. Eat, drink, and carry your team to victory with your drawing and acting skills.

Friday, October 11

Capture the Flag Tournament | 1:00 p.m. | Miller Lawn
Tag, you’re out. Oldies like Capture the Flag never go out of style. Drop by the Miller Lawn for a friendly game from your childhood days.

SafeZone Training | 3:00 p.m. | Butcher Suite
Awareness. Appreciation. Acceptance. That’s what it’s all about at Pace. Register for the Multicultural and Diversity Programs’ SafeZone training to join a network of students, faculty, and staff dedicated to promoting a safe and inclusive campus environment for LGBTQ individuals.

Volleyball vs. University of Nebraska Kearney | 7:00 p.m. | Goldstein Gym


Think Pink Fashion Show | 8:00 p.m. | Gottesman Room
October is breast cancer month, so what better time to raise awareness and funds for the cause. Nu Zeta Phi wants you to show off your pink at the Think Pink Fashion Show. Put on your best pink outfits in three categories: silly pink, professional pink (work place pink), and sexy pink. Money raised will go to the Breast Cancer Research Foundation. (Register)

Saturday, October 12

Football vs. Bentley | 1:00 p.m. | Pace Field

Sunday, October 13

Kayaking Trip | Bus leaves Kessel at 8:00 a.m.
Go back to nature with NATURE on a kayaking trip with Hudson Valley Outfitters. See the beauty of the Hudson River and fall foliage as you ride the tide. (Register)

Monday, October 14

What’s Your Flavor | 9:00 p.m. | Gottesman Room
Sigma Gamma Rho on the go…ing out. The poodles host a discussion on relationships.

Tuesday, October 15

Don’t Forget the Lyrics | 9:00 p.m. | Gottesman Room
You don’t have to sing it well, you just have to sing it right. If your friends talk about how impressive it is that you remember the words to songs, WPAW’s Don’t Forget the Lyrics is for you. Join the competition for a chance to win a prize or just stop by and watch as students rock the ___ like a _____.

Domestic Violence Event | 9:00 p.m. | Butcher Suite
One in every four women will experience domestic violence during their lifetime. Join Zeta Phi Beta as they host an event and guest speaker as part of Domestic Violence Awareness Month.

Wednesday, October 16

Women’s Soccer vs. SCSU | 3:30 p.m. | Briarcliff Field
Women’s Soccer kicks cancer to the curb with their annual Pace Goes Pink fundraising event.

Cultural Dinner | 9:00 p.m. | Gottesman Room
Enjoy pasta and other Italian cuisines supplied by Alpha Phi Delta fraternity. APD will give a short speech on their national Italian heritage, followed by an explanation on the development of the fraternity and the fight against discrimination.

Thursday, October 17

Red Café | 9:00 p.m. | Gottesman Room
Sing. Dance. Ride a unicycle. Delta Sigma Theta hosts their second annual Red Café open mic night fundraiser.

Poker Night | 9:30 p.m. | Pace Perk
Bring your poker face on down to the Pace Perk for a Texas Hold ‘Em tourney.

Friday, October 18

Smashing Pumpkins | 2:00 p.m. | Miller Lawn
Cool kids never had the time…until now. Phi Kappa Tau invites you to smash pumpkins with them on the Miller Lawn. We can’t promise you it won’t be a mess…and there won’t be cleanup involved.

Sunday, October 19

Pace Makes a Difference Day
Go out into the community and make a difference! For more information on PMADD, click here.

Pace Volleyball vs. St. Rose | 1:00 p.m. | Goldstein Gym

Sunday, October 20

Football for Fighters | 12:00 p.m. | Miller Lawn
Phi Sigma Sigma hosts the 2nd Annual Football for Fighters co-ed flag football game. Teams get t-shirts and proceeds will go toward the National Kidney Foundation as well as Team Brenna, for a Pace senior who was diagnosed with Hodgkin’s Lymphoma and has been fighting her battle with cancer with a beautiful smile. Food will be served and winners of the game will also receive gift cards. (Register)

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50 50 Continues

Throwbacks like a drive-in movie and 80s night, the señoritas of Sigma Lambda Upsilon host Raices week, and much more as 50 Days and 50 Nights continues in PLV.

Monday, September 30

Speak Soleil | 9:00 p.m. | Gottesman Patio

The sisters of Omega Phi Beta want you to speak up at this spoken word event geared towards raising awareness and funds to protect women from violence.

SLU’s Raices Week: Beauty is the Beast | 9:00 p.m. | Butcher Suite

“Beauty is in the eye of the beholder” is a phrase that society often preaches, but much more often contradicts. As we take a look around the globe, our perception of beauty is often challenged by cultural preferences. As part of Raices Week: Mujer a Mujer, Sigma Lambda Upsilon/Señoritas Latinas Unidas Sorority, Inc. take an analytical approach on how different cultures define their meaning of true beauty and hope to restore the self-esteem in young men and women.

Dominoes Domination | 9:00 p.m. | Setters Lounge

The name says it all: you will be eating and playing! S.O.C.A. (Students of Caribbean Awareness) invites you to join them for a night of Dominos and dominoes as they host a pizza and tournament night.

Tuesday, October 1

SLU’s Raices Week: The Inconvenient Truth | 9:00 p.m. | Butcher Suite

The World Economic Forum reports that the United States is ranked 51st in the world in science and math education. The fact that 50 countries currently have better education systems than the U.S. should be a wakeup call. Sigma Lambda Upsilon, whose philanthropy is Literacy: Empowerment One Word at a Time, will explore the inconvenient truth about our nation’s education system. How has tenure hindered us? Who is accountable for what you learn? How are we funding our education system and is it fair? This event will take a deeper approach into why our educational system has fallen behind, what our government has done or not done to fix this institution, and how this will affect our country in the long run.

Wednesday, October 2

SLU’s Raices Week: No Stopping Us: Dress for Success | 12:00 p.m.–2:00 p.m. | Gottesman Room
Help others dress for success! Promote the economic independence of women by providing professional attire to those in need. Donation bins will be available.

Gay? Fine By Me | 12:20 p.m. | Gottesman Room

Show your support for your LGBT friends as the LGBTQ Task Force hosts this important discussion celebrating sexuality.

Thursday, October 3

SLU’s Raices Week: A Chained Voyage | 9:00 p.m. | Gottesman Room

“You can chain me, you can torture me, you can even destroy this body, but you will never imprison my mind.”—Gandhi. Those who are often imprisoned, abused, and “chained” by others may be viewed as naive, weak, and powerless in the eyes of society. How do you create a path or pave the way to successfully break free of these chains? Sigma Lambda Upsilon invites the Pace community to an open discussion of our own struggles and those who have been bounded by certain circumstances and have triumphed.

Open Mic Night | 9:00 p.m. | Pace Perk

Poetry and performances by Pace Drama Alliance, a PLV student org for those interested in performing, writing, directing, stage crew, and set design, at the Pace Perk.

Friday, October 4

Volleyball vs. AIC | 7:00 p.m. | Goldstein Gym
The American International Yellow Jackets are looking to put the stinger on the women’s volleyball team, but will the Setters prove they’ve got just as much bite as they do bark? Stop by this Techno Night-themed match featuring techno music and glow-in-the-dark promotional giveaways.

Drive-In Movie | 8:00 p.m. | Parking Lot F

All work and no play makes Jack a dull boy. A PLV 50th throwback with 1960s theme, candy, and drive-in food. Plus, Kubrick’s psychological thriller, The Shining. Here’s Johnny! (Register)

Saturday, October 5

Volleyball vs. Le Moyne Alumni Day | 1:00 p.m. | Goldstein Gym
Fight like a volleyballer at the “Dig Lavender” event to raise money for rare cancer research at the Dana Farber/Brigham and Women’s Cancer Institute in Boston—$1 admission and $5 Fight Like a Volleyballer t-shirts will be on sale. The game will also be Alumni Day and former Setters in attendance will be recognized during the match, including the 1998 NCAA Division II Elite 8 Team, who will be honored on the 15th anniversary of that incredible season.

Sunday, October 6

Six Flags Fright Fest | Buses leave Kessel at 10:00 a.m.
Get ready for thrills by day, fright by night, as SDCA hosts a trip to Six Flags Fright Fest. By day, you’ll be shooting through the air on your feet on the Green Lantern seatless rollercoaster and experiencing world-record-breaking height and speeds of 128MPH on Kingda Ka. By night, six haunted walk-throughs including a terror trail blackout maze and four scare zones will keep you on your toes. Plus, nearly 200 zombies will be released into the park to get you and monstertainment includes a Dead Man’s Party and other fun nighttime shows. (Register)

SLU’s Raices Week: Informal Tea | 9:04 p.m.
Stop by for some Sunday night tea, as Sigma Lambda Upsilon ends their Raices Week with an informal tea and informational event.

Monday, October 7

Are You Addicted? | 9:00 p.m. | Gottesman Room
Part of Omega Phi Beta’s annual Serving and Educating week.

Tuesday, October 8

Eyebrow Threading | 3:30 p.m. | Kessel Well
All eyes are on your brows, so instead of heading to the salon for an expensive and painful wax, the Desi Heritage of South Asia (DHOSA) invites you to experience the art of eyebrow threading. $5 for eyebrows and $3 for upper lip.

Wednesday, October 9

Henna Tabling | 12:00 p.m. | Kessel Well
Only Cee Lo can pull a full-head henna tattoo off, but that shouldn’t stop you from getting some ink. Let the Muslim Student Association show you what henna is all about. Free food.

“Just Friends” | 9:00 p.m. | Butcher Suite
Part of Omega Phi Beta’s annual Serving and Educating week.

Thursday, October 10

Charades and Pictionary | 9:30 p.m. | Pace Perk
The Pace Perk is bringing you a classic Thursday night game night. Eat, drink, and carry your team to victory with your drawing and acting skills.

Friday, October 11

Capture the Flag Tournament | 1:00 p.m. | Miller Lawn
Tag, you’re out. Oldies like Capture the Flag never go out of style. Drop by the Miller Lawn for a friendly game from your childhood days.

SafeZone Training | 3:00 p.m. | Butcher Suite
Awareness. Appreciation. Acceptance. That’s what it’s all about at Pace. Register for the Multicultural and Diversity Programs’ SafeZone training to join a network of students, faculty, and staff dedicated to promoting a safe and inclusive campus environment for LGBTQ individuals.

Volleyball vs. University of Nebraska Kearney | 7:00 p.m. | Goldstein Gym
It’s raining cats and dogs in Westchester as the Setters take on the Panthers in the Gym. And that’s not all, big hair and blue eyeliner are back as part of 80s night. That’s right, dress up like your favorite Golden Girl, rock the Flock of Seagulls or Miami Vice, or bust out the legwarmers and leotards we know you have in your closet a la Flashdance. The fan wearing the best 80s attire will win a prize.

Think Pink Fashion Show | 8:00 p.m. | Gottesman Room
October is breast cancer month, so what better time to raise awareness and funds for the cause. Nu Zeta Phi wants you to show off your pink at the Think Pink Fashion Show. Put on your best pink outfits in three categories: silly pink, professional pink (work place pink), and sexy pink. Money raised will go to the Breast Cancer Research Foundation. (Register)

Smashing pumpkin, Don’t Forget the Lyrics, football, and much more next week. For the latest in 50 Days and 50 Nights, click here.

50 50

Block parties and bowling, drive-in movies and dominos domination. 50 Days and 50 Nights hits the halfway mark.

Tuesday, September 24


Women’s Soccer v. Assumption | 4:00 p.m. | Briarcliff Field
It’s going to be a dog-eat-dog game when the Setters take on the Assumption Greyhounds, so bring your Pace pride and cheer on the Women’s Soccer at Briarcliff Field.

Fight Against LGBTQA Bullying | 9:00 p.m. | Conference Room CD

In association with National Hazing Prevention Week, the sisters of Delta Sigma Theta are hosting a discussion on LGBTQA bullying. Participate in panel discussions and interactive role playing and learn how you can help prevent LGBTQA bullying.

Volleyball v. NYIT | 7:00 p.m. | Goldstein Gym

The Setters are bumping away their nerves, setting up for success, and spiking away the competition as they take on the NYIT Bears. Get your game faces on at the Goldstein Gym and root your favorite (and only) Volleyball team!

Wednesday, September 25


Dunk Tank | 1:00 p.m. | Shirley Beth’s Way and Miller Lawn
The Alpha Phi Delta fraternity could be in some hot water, depending on how strong your arm is. Make a donation to the Wounded Warriors Project and spend some dough to dunk a bro!

PR Night | 9:00 p.m. | Butcher Suite

Remember that time Miley Cyrus twerked at the VMAs? So does her PR team. Get the inside scoop on different aspects of high profile PR issues at the semi-annual PR Night, hosted by the Pace Public Relations Club.

Tech Takeover | 9:00 p.m. | Gottesman

Do you feel naked when your cell phone dies? Would you be ruined without spellcheck? Are you maybe part robot? Perhaps it’s time for a technology intervention. Lambda Upsilon Lambda is shedding some light on our tech obsessions through discussions and activities to help unplug us from our gadgets.

Thursday, September 26

Block Party | 6:00 p.m. | Shirley Beth’s Way
Time to bounce with Black Student Union (BSU) as they host their annual block party with food, music, a bouncy house, and more.

Karaoke and Mocktailz | 9:00 p.m. | Gottesman Room
Zeta Phi Beta sorority invites you to grab the mic and belt out your faves over some fancy schmancy mocktailz at karaoke night.

Friday, September 27

Leadership in Life | 4:00 p.m. | Kessel Student Center
This student organization retreat and membership training will give you the tools to lead your clubs and yourself.

Bowling at the Grand Prix | 7:30 p.m. | Bus leaves from Kessel
Strike three…you’ve got a turkey. Head to Spins Bowl at Grand Prix New York to show your friends how to stay out of the gutter.

Saturday, September 28

BBQ and Fish Fry | 3:00 p.m. | Gottesman Patio
Saturday night’s alright for frying. Hang out on the Gottesman Patio and enjoy a BBQ and fish fry.

Women’s Soccer vs. St. Anselm | 12:00 p.m. | Briarcliff Field
Get your Saturday kicks at the women’s soccer game, which will double as Youth Soccer Day, featuring a halftime game with girls’ teams from local youth soccer clubs.

Sunday, September 29

Horseback Riding | 8:00 a.m. | Bus leaves Kessel
Saddle up on Sunday—the early bird gets the horse as NATURE hosts a horseback riding trip at 8:00 a.m.

Monday, September 30

Breast Cancer Awareness Tabling | 12:00 p.m. | Kessel Well
Alpha Chi Rho fraternity will be in the Kessel Well raising awareness about breast cancer.

Social Justice Fair | 12:20 p.m. | Gottesman Patio
Hosted by the VP of Unity and Social Justice, student organizations, faculty offices, and invited guests will showcase, bring awareness to, and spark dialogue on a specific topic concerning social justice to the PLV Campus. Issues that will be touched upon include reproductive rights, voter discrimination, privacy laws, domestic violence, elderly abuse, and immigration laws.

Speak Soleil | 9:00 p.m. | Gottesman Patio
The sisters of Omega Phi Beta want you to speak up at this spoken word event geared towards raising awareness and funds to protect women from violence.

Beauty is the Beast | 9:00 p.m. | Butcher Suite
“Beauty is in the eye of the beholder” is a phrase that society often preaches, but much more often contradicts. As we take a look around the globe, our perception of beauty is often challenged by cultural preferences. Sigma Lambda Upsilon/Señoritas Latinas Unidas Sorority, Inc. take an analytical approach on how different cultures define their meaning of true beauty and hope to restore the self-esteem in young men and women.

Dominoes Domination | 9:00 p.m. | Setters Lounge
The name says it all: you will be eating and playing! S.O.C.A.( Students of Caribbean Awareness) invites you to join them for a night of Dominos and dominoes as they host a pizza and tournament night.

Tuesday, October 1

The Inconvenient Truth | 9:00 p.m. | Butcher Suite
The World Economic Forum reports that the United States is ranked 51st in the world in science and math education. The fact that 50 countries currently have better education systems than the U.S. should be a wakeup call. Sigma Lambda Upsilon, whose philanthropy is Literacy: Empowerment One Word at a Time, will explore the inconvenient truth about our nation’s education system. How has tenure hindered us? Who is accountable for what you learn? How are we funding our education system and is it fair? This event will take a deeper approach into why our educational system has fallen behind, what our government has done or not done to fix this institution, and how this will affect our country in the long run.

Wednesday, October 2

Ain’t No Stoppin’ Us: Showstoppers | 11:00 a.m. | Kessel Well
Sigma Lambda Upsilon brings you the widely-acclaimed drummers, the Showstoppers, who exemplify the true meaning of cultural enrichment. Through their music and message, the Showstoppers will showcase their entertaining spin on their varied cultural backgrounds.

Gay? Fine By Me | 12:20 p.m. | Gottesman Room
Show your support for your LGBT friends as the LGBTQ Task Force hosts this important discussion celebrating sexuality.

Thursday, October 3

A Chained Voyage | 9:00 p.m. | Gottesman Room
“You can chain me, you can torture me, you can even destroy this body, but you will never imprison my mind.”—Gandhi. Those who are often imprisoned, abused, and “chained” by others may be viewed as naive, weak, and powerless in the eyes of society. How do you create a path or pave the way for you to successfully break free of these chains? Sigma Lambda Upsilon invites the Pace community to an open discussion of our own struggles and those who have been bounded by certain circumstances and have triumphed.

Open Mic Night | 9:00 p.m. | Pace Perk
Poetry and performances by Pace Drama Alliance, a PLV student org for those interested in performing, writing, directing, stage crew, and set design, at the Pace Perk.

Friday, October 4

Volleyball vs. AIC | 7:00 p.m. | Goldstein Gym
The American International Yellow Jackets are looking to put the stinger on the women’s volleyball team, but will the Setters prove they’ve got just as much bite as they do bark? Stop by this Techno Night-themed match featuring techno music and glow-in-the-dark promotional giveaways.

Drive-In Movie | 8:00 p.m. | Parking Lot F
All work and no play makes Jack a dull boy. A PLV 50th throwback with 1960s theme, candy, and drive-in food. Plus, Kubrick’s psychological thriller, The Shining. Here’s Johnny!

For the latest in 50 Days and 50 Nights, click here.

For Fright Fest, capture the flag, and more, check back in next week.

50 Days and 50 Nights

Dancing and dunk tanks, suits and cigars, a hot wing contest and White Castle case race. Eat your heart out NYC, 50 Days and 50 Nights continues in PLV.

Monday, September 16

50th Anniversary Celebration | 12:00 p.m. | Miller Lawn

PLV is 50 and fabulous. Celebrate the big 5-0 with food, contests, gifts, a Beatles tribute band, and more.

Look at Me Now | 9:00 p.m. | Gottesman Room
Wondering what former Greeks are up to today? NALFO will bring together a few alumni from each organization to discuss life beyond college, as well as the benefits of Greek Life and how it helped them professionally. 

Time with the Divine 9 | 9:00 p.m. | Butcher Suite
Mix and mingle with NPHC’s nine predominantly African American fraternities and sororities and learn what it takes to be part of the Divine Nine.

Tuesday, September 17

Exhibition 101 | 9:00 p.m. | Gottesman Room
Thinking about a Latino/a fraternity or sorority? Hear more about the National Association of Latino Fraternal Organizations (NALFO) as they showcase their traditions and attire used during a membership intake process.

Don’t Believe the Hype | 9:00 p.m. | Butcher Suite
Animal House and hazing. Fist-pumping and popped-collar polos. Learn more about different stereotypes within the greek cultures and find out what’s fact and what’s fiction.

Alpha Beta BBQ | 3:00 p.m. | Gottesman Patio
The Kaptivating brothers of the Kappa Zeta Chapter of Alpha Phi Alpha and the radiant sisters of the Beta Delta Chapter of Omega Phi Beta host a welcome back BBQ for Pace students.

Wednesday, September 18

APDeepher BBQ | 12:00 p.m. | Gottesman Patio
Meet the Deephers and enjoy some burgers as they host their back-to-school BBQ.

Hips Don’t Lie | 9:00 p.m. | Aerobics Room
Burn the burgers off with some dancing as Desi Heritage of South Asia (DHOSA) hosts Hips Don’t Lie in the Aerobics Room.

Chill Out | 12:00 p.m. | Kessel Well
Take a little afternoon break with some helado and learn more about the National Association of Latino Fraternal Organizations (NALFO).

ThinkFast Trivia | 9:00 p.m. | Gottesman Room

Which famous musician was the inspiration for Heath Ledger’s Joker in The Dark Knight? According to Borat, Kazakhstan is the world leader in exporting what? Fancy yourself a movie buff? RHA wants you to flex your movie trivia muscles at ThinkFast Trivia.

Thursday, September 19

Movie Night | 8:00 p.m. | Gottesman Room
Save the drama for Pace Drama Alliance as they host a screening of Hamlet with popcorn and hot chocolate.

Divine 9 Dodgeball | 9:00 p.m. | Willcox Gym
Build community with some ball-throwing and ducking as the Divine 9 host a dodgeball tournament.

Stomp the Yard | 6:00 p.m. | Gottesman Patio

It’s time for some stepping and strolling as all Greek Councils (IFC, UPC, NPHC, and NALFO) along with the steppers of Pace’s 808s Step Team come out for some good ol’ competition. There will be music, food, and entertainment!

Lucky Buddha Trip | 7:30 p.m.
Hibachi? Heck yeah. Join Delta Kappa Epsilon (DKE) in a trip to the Lucky Buddha Asian bistro, sushi, and hibachi steak house.

Friday, September 20

UPC Recruitment Weekend | 6:00 p.m. | Gottesman Room

Thinking about joining a sorority? Register for UPC Recruitment weekend to learn more about becoming a part of Greek Life at Pace.

White Castle Case Race | 9:00 p.m. | Butcher Suite
Ready, set, EAT. Alpha Chi Epsilon hosts the White Castle case race, featuring two-person teams and $100 for the winning pair.

Urban Male Initiative Kickoff | 3:00 p.m. | Gottesman Room

Designed to facilitate the retention, scholarship, graduation, and leadership of historically-underrepresented Black and Latino males, meet the Urban Male Initiative (UMI) at Pace and learn how you can get involved.

Saturday, September 21

Hot Wing Contest | 2:00 p.m. | Kessel Well
If you can’t stand the heat, get out of the kitchen. But if you can stand the heat, join the brothers of Tau Kappa Epsilon for a hot wing contest! BYO elastic waistband pants.

Football v. American Int’l | 1:00 p.m. | Pace Field
Break out the blue and gold, because football is officially here! The Setters kick off at home for the first time this season against the American International Yellow Jackets. Grab your buddies and get there early for a sunglasses giveaway, social media contest, Military Appreciation Day, and more! Details on the game and other Football promotions here.

Sunday, September 22

Suits and Cigars | 8:30 p.m. | Gottesman
The Alpha Chi Rho fraternity invites you for a night of class, conversation, and Cubans (or maybe something more legal in the states). Gentlemen, grab your suits, and ladies, grab your silks. It’s going to be a night of formal attire and cigar-smoking on the Gottesman Patio.

Monday, September 23

Meet the DJs | 12:20 p.m. | Kessel Well
Put a face with the name—err…voice—and meet the DJs of WPAW, Pace’s radio station. Say hello to the song slingers and music maniacs of PLV, and maybe even join them in the studio.

Tuesday, September 24

Women’s Soccer v. Assumption | 4:00 p.m. | Briarcliff Field
It’s going to be a dog-eat-dog game when the Setters take on the Assumption Greyhounds, so bring your Pace pride and cheer on the Women’s Soccer at Briarcliff Field.

Fight Against LGBTQA Bullying | 9:00 p.m. | Conference Room CD
In association with National Hazing Prevention Week, the sisters of Delta Sigma Theta are hosting a discussion on LGBTQA bullying. Participate in panel discussions and interactive role playing and learn how you can help prevent LGBTQA bullying.

Volleyball v. NYIT | 7:00 p.m. | Goldstein Gym
The Setters are bumping away their nerves, setting up for success, and spiking away the competition as they take on the NYIT Bears. Get your game faces on at the Goldstein Gym and root your favorite (and only) Volleyball team!

Wednesday, September 25

Dunk Tank | 1:00 p.m. | Shirley Beth’s Way and Miller Lawn
The Alpha Phi Delta fraternity could be in some hot water, depending on how strong your arm is. Make a donation to the Wounded Warriors Project and spend some dough to dunk a bro!

PR Night | 9:00 p.m. | Butcher Suite
Remember that time Miley Cyrus twerked at the VMAs? So does her PR team. Get the inside scoop on different aspects of high profile PR issues at the semi-annual PR Night, hosted by the Pace Public Relations Club.

Tech Takeover | 9:00 p.m. | Gottesman
Do you feel naked when your cell phone dies? Would you be ruined without spellcheck? Are you maybe part robot? Perhaps it’s time for a technology intervention. Lambda Upsilon Lambda is shedding some light on our tech obsessions through discussions and activities to help unplug us from our gadgets.

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50 Days and 50 Nights Continues

Pong for Philanthropy, Kicks for Kidneys—50 Days and 50 Nights covers sports, service, and so much more.

Monday, September 9


Welcome Reception | 12:00 p.m. | Commuter Lounge
Commuters get a taste of campus life and mix and mingle with other commuter students and members of the Commuter Advisory Board.

Tuesday, September 10


Blood Drive | 10:00 a.m. | Gottesman Room
Every two seconds, someone needs blood to survive. It’s time to roll up your sleeves…because the American Red Cross is coming for your blood.

Circle of Greeks | 9:30 p.m. | Willcox Gym
Think you wanna go Greek, but just don’t know the difference between Alpha Lambda Sigma and Sigma Lambda Upsilon? Don’t fret. Head to the Circle of Greeks, where fraternities and sororities on the PLV Campus will be present and telling students all about their organizations.

Campus Involvement Fair | 12:00 p.m.–2:00 p.m. | Shirley Beth’s Way
Meet student clubs and orgs, chat with representatives, and find out how you can sign up. Learn more here.


Wednesday, September 11


9/11 Memorial | 9:00 p.m. | Gottesman Patio
Alpha Phi Delta and Pace University remembers 9/11. Read more about events on both campuses here.

Wall of Expression | 1:00 p.m. | Shirley Beth’s Way
Alpha Chi Epsilon wants you to express yourself. Spray paint art, thoughts, feelings, etc. on their Wall of Expression.

Women’s Soccer vs. Nyack | 4:00 p.m. | Briarcliff Field
Get your kicks at a Pace Setters home game as they take on the Nyack Warriors.

Thursday, September 12


Drop Those Keys! | 3:00 p.m. | Kessel Parking Lot

Operation Big Book Bag | 11:00 a.m. | Kessel Well
While some parents are stocking up on school supplies, others just don’t have the means. Join Sigma Gamma Rho as they host a bake sale and help raise money to buy school supplies for children in need.

Friday, September 13

Laser Tag | 1:00 p.m. | Miller Lawn
Oh, SNAP! Student Nurses at Pace switch from clinicals to combat with a “friendly” game of laser tag on the lawn.

Touch Football | 2:00 p.m. | Briarcliff Field
Lose the lasers and head to the field as TKE hosts a game of touch football to keep the outdoor fun going.

Pong for Philanthropy | 7:00 p.m. | Gottesman Room
The competition continues.  This time, it’s a water pong tourney hosted by Alpha Chi Epsilon. $10 per team to enter and the winning team will win $200. All proceeds will benefit AXE’s philanthropy, multiple sclerosis.

Saturday, September 14

Volleyball: Pace Setters Classic
The women’s volleyball team goes in for the kill in a weekend-long tournament.

3-on-3 Basketball Tournament | 2:00 p.m. | Willcox Gym
TKE wants to see how hot your shot is. Join them for a 3-on-3 bball tourney in the Gym.

Elite Madness | 9:00 p.m. | Parking Lot F
La Unidad Latina Lambda Upsilon Lambda Fraternity hosts a night of food, fun, and friendships. $2 for food all night, $1 drinks.

Great Escape | 10:00 p.m. | Willcox Gym
It’s back—Alpha Phi Alpha’s 4th Annual Great EscAPE party kicks off the fall semester and gives you a glimpse into greek life. The party features music by DJ ZEKE and is free for Pace students, $5 for outside guests.

Sunday, September 15

Kicks for Kidneys | 12:30 p.m. | Miller Lawn
What better way to support the National Kidney Foundation than a friendly kickball tournament?

Women’s Soccer v. Stonehill | 12:00 p.m. | Briarcliff Field
Rather watch athletics than play? Women’s Soccer takes on the Stonehall Skyhawks.

IFC Informational | 9:00 p.m. | Gottesman Room
You down with IFC? Meet the Interfraternity Council, which comprises seven national fraternities, and enjoy a BBQ.

Monday, September 16

50th Anniversary Celebration | 12:00 p.m. | Miller Lawn
PLV is 50 and fabulous. Celebrate the big 5-0 with food, contests, gifts, a Beatles tribute band, and more.

Look at Me Now | 9:00 p.m. | Gottesman Room
Wondering what former Greeks are up to today? NALFO will bring together a few alumni from each organization to discuss life beyond college, as well as the benefits of Greek Life and how it helped them professionally. 

Time with the Divine 9 | 9:00 p.m. | Butcher Suite
Mix and mingle with NPHC’s nine predominantly African American fraternities and sororities and learn what it takes to be part of the Divine Nine.

Tuesday, September 17

Exhibition 101 | 9:00 p.m. | Gottesman Room
Thinking about a Latino/a fraternity or sorority? Hear more about the National Association of Latino Fraternal Organizations (NALFO) as they showcase their traditions and attire used during a membership intake process.

Don’t Believe the Hype | 9:00 p.m. | Butcher Suite
Animal House and hazing. Fist-pumping and popped-collar polos. Learn more about different stereotypes within the greek cultures and find out what’s fact and what’s fiction.

Alpha Beta BBQ | 3:00 p.m. | Gottesman Patio
The Kaptivating brothers of the Kappa Zeta Chapter of Alpha Phi Alpha and the radiant sisters of the Beta Delta Chapter of Omega Phi Beta host a welcome back BBQ for Pace students.

Wednesday, September 18

APDeepher BBQ | 12:00 p.m. | Gottesman Patio
Meet the Deephers and enjoy some burgers as they host their back-to-school BBQ.

Hips Don’t Lie | 9:00 p.m. | Aerobics Room
Burn the burgers off with some dancing as Desi Heritage of South Asia (DHOSA) hosts Hips Don’t Lie in the Aerobics Room.

Chill Out | 12:00 p.m. | Kessel Well
Take a little afternoon break with some helado and learn more about the National Association of Latino Fraternal Organizations (NALFO).

ThinkFast Trivia | 9:00 p.m. | Gottesman Room
Which famous musician was the inspiration for Heath Ledger’s Joker in The Dark Knight? According to Borat, Kazakhstan is the world leader in exporting what? Fancy yourself a movie buff? RHA wants you to flex your movie trivia muscles at ThinkFast Trivia.

Thursday, September 19

Movie Night | 8:00 p.m. | Gottesman Room
Save the drama for Pace Drama Alliance as they host a screening of Hamlet with popcorn and hot chocolate.

Divine 9 Dodgeball | 9:00 p.m. | Willcox Gym
Build community with some ball-throwing and ducking as the Divine 9 host a dodgeball tournament.

Stomp the Yard | 6:00 p.m. | Gottesman Patio
It’s time for some stepping and strolling as all Greek Councils (IFC, UPC, NPHC, and NALFO) along with the steppers of Pace’s 808s Step Team come out for some good ol’ competition. There will be music, food, and entertainment!

Lucky Buddha Trip | 7:30 p.m.
Hibachi? Heck yeah. Join Delta Kappa Epsilon (DKE) in a trip to the Lucky Buddha Asian bistro, sushi, and hibachi steak house.

Friday, September 20

UPC Recruitment Weekend | 6:00 p.m. | Gottesman Room
Thinking about joining a sorority? Register for UPC Recruitment weekend to learn more about becoming a part of Greek Life at Pace.

White Castle Case Race | 9:00 p.m. | Butcher Suite
Ready, set, EAT. Alpha Chi Epsilon hosts the White Castle case race, featuring two-person teams and $100 for the winning pair.

Urban Male Initiative Kickoff | 3:00 p.m. | Gottesman Room
Designed to facilitate the retention, scholarship, graduation, and leadership of historically-underrepresented Black and Latino males, meet the Urban Male Initiative (UMI) at Pace and learn how you can get involved.

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50 Days and 50 Nights

For 50 days and 50 nights beginning September 3, the PLV campus is where you’re going to want to be. This week, from slip and slides to condom casino night, well, we’re going to have to stop there.

Get excited because Student Development and Campus Activities (SDCA) in PLV is back with 50 Days and 50 Nights to help get your school year off right. Check out what’s happening over the next week and a half:

Tuesday, September 3
RHA Movie Night | 9:00 p.m. | Dow Lawn

Wednesday, September 4
50th First Day of Classes at Pace + cupcakes
Sophomore Kickoff | 12:20 p.m. | Gottesman Room
SL-Who? | 3:00 p.m. | Shirley Beth’s Way
Trip to Palisades Mall | 10:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. | Buses leave Kessel

Thursday, September 5
42nd Street in Pleasantville | 9:00 p.m. | Kessel Parking Lot

Friday, September 6
Condom Casino Night | 8:00 p.m. | Gottesman Room

Saturday, September 7
Slip and Slide | 4:00 p.m. | Shirley Beth’s Way

Monday, September 9
Welcome Reception | 12:00 p.m. | Commuter Lounge

Tuesday, September 10
Blood Drive | 10:00 a.m. | Gottesman Room
Circle of Greeks | 9:30 p.m. | Willcox Gym
Campus Involvement Fair | 12:00 p.m.–2:00 p.m. | Shirley Beth’s Way

Wednesday, September 11
9/11 Memorial | 9:00 p.m. | Gottesman Patio
Wall of Expression | 1:00 p.m. | Shirley Beth’s Way
Women’s Soccer vs. Nyack | 4:00 p.m. | Briarcliff Field

Thursday, September 12
Drop Those Keys! | 3:00 p.m. | Kessel Parking Lot
Operation Big Book Bag | 11:00 a.m. | Kessel Well

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50/50 Continues

From BBQs and s’mores to pool and volleyball tourneys to meet-and-greeks, this is what PLV has planned for you this week.

September 19

Sigma Gamma Rho Buckle Up: 12:00 p.m., Kessel Well
Sigma Gamma Rho is looking out for your safety. Stop by and hear about their national program, Buckle Up America, a safety awareness program which educates people about the life saving importance of seatbelt and car seat use.

Textbook Swap: 12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m., Kessel Conference Room
Are your old, unwanted textbooks competing for space in the back of your already overflowing dorm closet? You’re in luck. The Lubin Business Association is sponsoring a school-wide textbook swap. Don’t purchase expensive copies of textbooks or renting “fair conditioned” books online before heading to this event. Get a group of friends together, lug your old books to Conference Room CD, and save some cash this semester by swapping textbooks with other penny pinching students!

Alpha Beta Barbecue: 4:00 p.m., Miller Lawn
The Kaptivating brothers of the Kappa Zeta Chapter of Alpha Phi Alpha and the radiant sisters of the Beta Delta Chapter of Omega Phi Beta host a welcome back BBQ for Pace students.

Circle of Greeks: 9:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m., Willcox Gym
Think you wanna go Greek, but just don’t know the difference between Alpha Lambda Sigma and Sigma Lambda Upsilon? Don’t fret. Head to the Circle of Greeks, where all 20 fraternities and sororities on the PLV Campus will be present and telling students all about their organizations.

September 20

Think Fast Trivia: 7:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m., Gottesman Room
Which famous musician was the inspiration for Heath Ledger’s Joker in The Dark Knight? According to Borat, Kazakhstan is the world leader in exporting what? Fancy yourself a movie buff? RHA wants you to flex your movie trivia muscles at their Think Fast Trivia.

Pool Tournament: 9:00 p.m., Pace Perk Café
Get a cue and sink that eight-ball as Alpha Chi Rho hosts a pool tournament at the Pace Perk.

September 21

UPC Recruitment: September 21-23
The fab five sororities: Alpha Lambda Sigma, Delta Phi Epsilon, Nu Zeta Phi, Sigma Iota Chi, and Phi Sigma Sigma are looking for a few good women. Meet and greet the University Panhellenic  Council (UPC) this weekend! Sign up here.

Home Volleyball Tournament: September 21 and 22
Spend a day cheering on your fellow Pace Setters as they spike the competition in a home-court volleyball tournament.
September 21: 3:00 p.m. vs. St Mary’s University; 7:00 p.m. vs. Molloy College
September 22: 3:00 p.m. vs. Nova Southeastern;  7:00 p.m. vs. Texas A&M

September 22

The Cliffs: 12:00 p.m.
Tau Kappa Epsilon wants you to climb high and far. Join them as they travel to The Cliffs at Valhalla.
Bus leaves from Kessel at noon.

September 24

IFC Recruitment: September 24-29

Voter Registration: 12:00 p.m., Kessel Well
The election is fast approaching and young voters are still among some of the lowest voter turnout rates. Don’t be a statistic. The Delta Sigma Theta sorority has organized a voter registration for all unregistered students who would like their voice to be heard this election year.

Time with the Divine Nine: 9:00 p.m. to midnight, Butcher Suite
Mix and mingle with NPHC’s nine predominantly African American fraternities and sororities and learn what it takes to be part of the Divine Nine.

NALFO Exhibition 101: 8:00 p.m. to midnight, Gottesman Room
Thinking about a Latino/a fraternity or sorority? Hear more about the National Association of Latino Fraternal Organizations (NALFO) as they showcase their traditions and attire used during a membership intake process.

September 25

S’mores: 6:00 p.m., Gottesman Patio
Get “psych”ed for s’mores! Join the Psychology Club out on the patio for a campfire and s’mores. Songs and scary stories optional!

Look at Me Now: 8:00 p.m. to midnight, Butcher Suite
Wondering what former Greeks are up to today? NALFO will bring together a few alumni from each organization to discuss life beyond college, as well as the benefits of Greek Life and how it helped them professionally. 

50 Days and 50 Nights Continues

The next week’s worth of 50 Days and 50 Nights is filled with bumper cars and BBQs, dominoes and Domino’s, parties, and more. Check out what’s happening in PLV! >>Read More

Wednesday, September 12
A big day for events and clubs! Instead of just getting to meet all the student clubs and orgs on the PLV Campus, you’ll also get to hear all about the Center for Community Action and Research, study abroad, intramurals, and other student service departments at the Campus Involvement Fair from 12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. at Kessel. While you’re there, stop by Butcher Suite at 12:00 p.m. to mix and mingle with the LGBTQ students at the Dean’s LGBTQ Welcome Reception hosted by the Multicultural and Diversity Programs (MADP) Office.

Later that afternoon, Alpha Chi Rho fraternity hosts a welcome back BBQ on the Gottesman Patio at 3:00 p.m., so stop by before catching the women’s soccer team in action against American International at 4:00 p.m. on the Pace Field in Briarcliff. Later that night, burn the burgers off with some dancing as DHOSA hosts Hips Don’t Lie in the Aerobics Room at 9:00 p.m.

Thursday, September 13
Pace University departments and the Student Veterans Task Force Committee salute our student veterans and military dependents with a Student Veteran Welcome Reception from 12:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. in Butcher Suite. Various service-related departments will be present to answer any transition questions and process-related questions and the Student Veterans Association will discuss upcoming events.

That night, stop by the Butcher Suite from 9:00 p.m. to midnight as WPAW brings back their take on the TV show Don’t Forget the Lyrics. If you’re a pretty good singer and even better at remembering the words to songs, this game is for you. Join the competition for a chance to win a prize or just stop by and watch as students rock the ___ like a _____.

Friday, September 14
Are you a first-year student of African American, Latino, Asian, Native American, or West Indian/Caribbean descent, or another multi-racial and multi-ethnic background? The AALANA Mentorship Program wants to meet you! Stop by the AALANA Meet and Greet from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. in the Pace Perk to learn more about the program and find out how you can connect with a peer mentor for leadership, guidance, and support at Pace. Later that night, the Programming Committee hosts Bumper Cars, with actual battery-operated bumper cars, in the Willcox Gym.

Saturday, September 15
Get a leg up on the semester with Pace’s Environmental Club N.A.T.U.R.E. as they host a horseback riding trip. Buses leave from Kessel at 11:00 a.m. If you’d prefer tailgating to trotting, join Kappa Alpha Psi as they host the Nupe’n on the Yard tailgate at 11:00 a.m. in the football field’s parking lot prior to the game. To read more about the football game, click here. And if you’d rather see goals than touchdowns, then head to the Pace Field in Briarcliff as the women’s soccer team looks to take down the Merrimack Warriors.

That evening, put your fancy footwork to the test as the Kappa Zeta chapter of Alpha Phi Alpha and the National Pan-Hellenic Council (NPHC) host the 5th Annual Great Escape party from 9:00 p.m. to midnight in the Willcox Gym.

Sunday, September 16
Spend your Sunday with the Colleges Against Cancer as they host Believe in Beauty at 9:00 p.m. in Gottesman Room.

Monday, September 17
Alpha Chi Epsilon rolls out the red car…s on Monday afternoon as they host a car show in the football field parking lot F at 1:00 p.m. Later that night head to the Butcher Suite at 9:00 p.m. as SOCA (that’s Students of Caribbean Awareness, for those of you not hip to the acronyms) hosts their annual event: Dominos Domination. The name says it all: you will be eating and playing! We’re talking a dominoes tournament (the game) as well as the pizza (and other snacks and refreshments). The winner will receive a gift card.

What if Latin America Ruled the World? Imagine that. Or just head to the Gottesman Room at 9:00 p.m. to find out and meet OLAS, the Organization of Latin American Students, as they kick off their annual Latin Heritage Week.

Tuesday, September 18
OLAS keeps the Latin love going on Tuesday as they host their annual Tropical Haze, with free signature Latin American mocktails from 12:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. on the Gottesman Patio.

For more on pool and kickball tournaments, project pajama, bonfires and s’mores, and other events happening September 19–October 20, check back next week.

50 Days and 50 Nights

From slip and slides to brunches and block parties, SDCA in PLV welcomes you to campus with 50 days and 50 nights of programming. >>Read More

SDCA’s famous 50 Days and 50 Nights returns this fall even bigger and better than previous years. With more than 100 events spread out over almost two months, we have a pretty good feeling you’ll be singing, dancing, eating, and playing all over the PLV Campus this fall.

Tuesday, September 4
Programming begins on September 4 with the 5th Annual Convocation for first-year students, featuring festivities and a keynote address on justice from Harvard professor and bestselling author, Michael Sandel. You can read more about what’s in store at the event here. NYC Campus students will also make their way up to PLV for the day, so make sure to show them what your campus is all about!

That night, Residence Hall Association (RHA) hosts a movie night on Briarcliff Lawn at 7:00 p.m. Bring your blankets and your chairs for a movie under the stars.

Wednesday, September 5
Get your kicks on at the Sophomore Kickoff, which you can read more about here, and then goooooooooooooo(al) check out the Women’s soccer team as they take on the Wilmington Quakers at 4:00 p.m. on Briarcliff Field. Also that day, the Programming Committee hosts a PC Welcomes You in the Kessel Well during Common Hour, so stop by, pick up some goodies, and meet the Student Association group responsible for planning University-wide events, including the big Spring Concert held each year.

Thursday, September 6
DJ got us falling in love again, thanks to WPAW Radio, which will host a Battle of the DJs at 3:00 p.m. in Gottesman Room. Later that night, head on down to Shirley Beth’s Way as Black Student Union (BSU) hosts their annual Block Party with food and fun beginning at 6:00 p.m.

Friday, September 7
It’s Friday, Friday…Where you think you’re going? Hey, we just met you, and this is crazy, but here’s your chance to lip-sync maybe? Bring your best Milli Vanilli or Ashlee Simpson (or for those of you who joined the Call Me Maybe lip-sync video craze, that…) to the SDCA Lip Sync Finals at 7:00 p.m. in the Goldstein Gym. Later that night, the lip-syncing stops as soulful indie-pop group Dr. Seahorse brings their electro-swag to the Goldstein Gym beginning at 9:00 p.m. Check out what they call “Michael Jackson meets Postal Service meets a Wes Anderson movie.”

Saturday, September 8
Saturdays are for slipping and sliding. If you have any reservations, rise and shine and head over to the Miller Lawn at noon so Delta Kappa Epsilon can show you how the Setters do Saturdays with a Slip & Slide water relay race. If water is not your cup of, well, water, maybe it’s wonder? Multicultural Media and Alternative Gaming (MMAG) hosts a trip to Sony Wonder Technology Lab, the hi-tech playground and entertainment museum in NYC.  From robots to virtual surgery, interactive games to dance motion capture, music mixing and movie making, the Sony Wonder Lab is fun for everyone. Buses leave Kessel at noon. Both events will give you plenty of time to get your all-white outfit picked out for the Organization of Latin American Students’ (OLAS) annual kick off dance party Casablanca from 10:00 p.m. to 2:00 a.m. in Parking Lot F.

Sunday, September 9
Much like Saturdays are for slipping and sliding, Sundays are for spirituality. Join SDCA, the Campus Chaplain, and Inter Faith Council for an Inter Fair Service Brunch at noon in Butcher Suite.

Monday, September 10
Every two seconds, someone needs blood to survive. What better way to kick off the week than by rolling up your sleeves and giving life? The first of many American Red Cross blood drives will be held from 11:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. in the Gottesman Room. From 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. stop by Shirley Beth’s Way to join Alpha Chi Epsilon in adding to their Wall of Expression.

Tuesday, September 11

On September 11, join Alpha Phi Delta and the Pace Community on the PLV Campus to remember and honor victims of 9/11 at a memorial being held at 9:00 p.m. in Gottesman Room.

For the full list of 50 Days and 50 Nights programming, visit the SDCA website.

For more info about events happening from September 12 until the end of 50 Days and 50 Nights, including bumper cars and BBQs, kicks for kidneys and dominoes domination, you’ll have to check back here over the next few weeks!

Kicks for Kidneys, Pool Parties, and More!

If you had plans for the next week, cancel them. The PLV Campus’ 50 Days and 50 Nights of programming continues with a pool party, kickball tourney, dances, dominoes, and so much more!

September 15
Meet the Greeks and support Alpha Phi Delta and Delta Phi Epsilon as they host a fundraiser for their philanthropies on the Gottesman Patio from 3:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. At night, stop by the Commuter Lounge and get ready to sink the eight-ball as Alpha Chi Rho hosts their annual Pool Tournament.

September 16
Meet the Student Association Senate at their weekly SA meetings. Then, show Delta Upsilon why you’re the most athletic first-year student at Pace. Stop by the DUathon on the Miller Lawn and show your skills in football toss, running, and other competitions. During the evening, make sure to stay out of jail as Alpha Chi Rho hosts a Capture the Flag competition

September 17
Student Development and Campus Activities will host the annual Student Leadership Retreat in combination with Student Association and Greek Life. This retreat focuses on student event planning, expectations from SDCA, student organization operations, leadership development topics, teambuilders, goal setting, and much more. 

September  18
Dive into the Demon Drop or dominate the Dominator at Dorney Park in Allentown, PA. This trip is co-sponsored by African Students Association at Pace, Black Student Union, Commuter Advisor Board, and Students for a Smarter Planet. Trip sign-ups will be available and seats are limited. 

If you’d prefer to stick around campus, your options are none too shabby. Phi Sigma Sigma is raising money for the National Kidney Foundation with their fan-favorite Kicks for Kidneys kickball tournament from 12:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. on the Environmental Center Lawn. Once you’ve worked up a sweat for a good cause, cool off at Omega Phi Beta and Alpha Phi Alpha’s Fire and Ice Pool Party from 5:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. in the Goldstein Gym Pool.

September 19
This is going to be a busy day, so start your day off with the breakfast of champions: ice cream as the sisters of Alpha Lambda Sigma host an ice cream social for prospective members. Get to know the sisters and learn more about ALS. Later that evening, discuss gender equality and awareness with the Organization of Latin American Students (OLAS) at If Men Could Menstruate. Then, Pace Drama Alliance opens the year with an improv competition based on the popular television show “Whose Line Is It Anyway?” from 9:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. Come out to be entertained by this new student organization on the Briarcliff campus in Woodward Hall 100.  Finally, the Students of Caribbean Awareness (SOCA) cap off the night with some domino domination. Learn about this popular Caribbean game or get right to it and show off your skills and win a prize. 

September 20
The Goldstein Aerobics Room is open for Yoga at 7:30 p.m. and at 9:00 p.m., you’ll have to choose among three events. Lambda Upsilon Lambda hosts the “How Brown can You Be?” discussion; OLAS brings you Bodega: La Visa Express; and Delta Phi Epsilon ends the evening with a Mani Night.  

September 21 
Like games? Get your Wii, Playstation, Xbox, and more on with Alpha Chi Rho as they host their annual Game Marathon with 12 hours of game-playing entertainment. Stop by the Butcher Suite anytime between 10:00 a.m. and 10:00 p.m. to join the fun! 

Make sure to take a break and get some food and drink in:Phi Sigma Sigma hosts a bake sale; Sigma Iota Chi hosts a meet and greet pizza party during common hour; and Sigma Gamma Rho hosts a Bubble Pop event. 

On the Gottesman Patio, the ladies of Alpha Lambda Sigma will be hosting a tie dye event, and in the Kessel parking lot, the guys of Phi Kappa Tau are working a car wash fundraiser, where they’ll clean just about any vehicle, so if you’ve got a car on-campus, bring it–dirty or clean–for a good cause!

At night, stop by OLAS’ annual Tropical Haze event with mocktails, music, and outdoor entertainment.

Interested in learning about the fraternities and sororities on the PLV Campus? Stop by Circle of Greeks in the Willcox Gym and meet with each of the Greek Life orgs to find out which one is right for you!

Finally, Bollywood meets Hollywood as DHOSA (Desi Heritage of South Asians) hosts a movie night, featuring Bride & Prejudice, a Bollywood version of Jane Austen’s classic romance Pride and Prejudice.

September 22
Keep OLAS in your heart after Tropical Haze and join them at Pasos del Corazon, a cultural and health awareness event with food and dancing to raise money for a good cause as part of Latin Heritage Week.

Grab your blanket, popcorn, and some friends and head over to Miller Lawn for a “Drive-In Movie” co-hosted by the four Greek governing councils: UPC, IFC, NPHC, and NALFO. 

Stop by next week to find out what’s happening from September 23 on!

50 Days and 50 Nights

For 50 days and 50 nights (give or take) beginning September 6, the PLV campus is where you’re going to want to be. From block parties and dance marathons to kicks for kidneys, Pace is making sure your semester gets off on the right foot. >>Read More

The PLV Campus will host the 4th Annual Convocation ceremony on Tuesday, September 6, with NYC students stepping onto your turf. So make sure to show them what PLV pride is all about and what they’re missing!

On September 7, Pace’s Black Student Union kicks off the student org events with their annual Block Party from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. on Miller Lawn. PLV Campus radio station WPAW will provide the music, but it’s up to you to provide the dance moves. And rumor has it there will be double dutch, so bring your fancy footwork between the ropes.

On September 8, rest your feet and work on your facial expressions! Bring your best Milli Vanilli or Ashlee Simpson (or Chris Brown for those of you who caught the VMAs this weekend) to the SDCA LipSync Finals at 7:00 p.m. in the Goldstein Gym.

Need a cookie fix? Nu Zeta Phi is bringing you cookies and milk from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.  on September 9 in the Setters Café. Later that evening, take that white outfit you were planning on packing away post-Labor Day and bring it to Elements in White Plains as you dance the night away at OLAS’ annual Casablanca party. Keep dancing the night away as Kappa Zeta Chapter of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity brings you the 4th Annual Great EscAPE Party from 10:00 p.m. to 2:00 a.m.  on September 10, the in the Willcox Gym. Music will be provided by DJ E Stylez and DJ Kez Fresh.

If your feet were made for hiking instead of dancing, Campus Crusade for Christ is answering your prayers  on September 10 with a historical hike at Lake Minnewaska, where you’ll spot a great view of the nearby Catskill Mountains.

For info about events happening from September 11 until the end of 50 Days and 50 Nights, you’ll have to check back here next week!