Fall 2007 Events

SurfAid Swim-A-Thon and Bakesale

Saturday, October 20, 2007

1:00pm-9:00pm

Swimming Pool, Goldestein Fitness Center

More information will follow!

 

Tour the Pace Environmental Center with Westchester ARC’s

Tuesday, October 23, 2007

10:30-11:45pm

*Reservations required* please contact Prof. Christopher Walther at cwalther@pace.edu

Environmental Center, PLV

Co-sponsored with Golden Key International Honor Society

 

UNICEF Halloween Costume Party

Friday, October 26, 2007

8:00pm-12:00am

Gottesman Room, Kessel Student Center.

Enjoy a fun, spooky night with food, candy, and a live DJ. Tickets are $5 and all the profits go to UNICEF

 

Voices of DarfurPresentation

Monday, November 5, 2007

12:20pm-1:15pm *Snacks will be served*

Gottesman Room, Kessel Student Center

Voices of Darfur is a national speaking tour sponsored by the Save Darfur Coalition. The main goal of Voices of Darfur is to increase awareness of the genocide in Darfur, Sudan and call the general public to action by exposing them to first-hand testimonial from refugees and former residents of Darfur.

Co-sponsored with the Pforzheimer Honors College, Golden Key International Honor Society, and the Center for Community Service.

Worldwide Children’s Medical Issues: Making Headway and the Xeroderma Pigmentosum Society Presentations

Monday, November 12, 2007

12:20pm - 1:15pm *Snacks will be served*

Butcher Suite, Kessel Student Center

Come hear a presentation on medical issues that can affect a multitude of children worldwide. Two organizations that will be speaking at this event. The first is Making Headway, an organization dedicated to the care, comfort, and cure of children with spinal cord and brain tumors. The second is Xeroderma Pigmentosum Society, an organization for those people with light sensitive disorders.  This event will bring awareness to these issues and hopefully encourage students to volunteer at each organization.

Co-sponsored with the Pforzheimer Honors College and Golden Key International Honor Society.

 

Trip to Jacob Burns Film Center for viewing of Hotel Rwanda

Friday, November 16, 2007

10:00am-1:30pm

*Reservations required* please contact Prof. Christopher Walther at cwalther@pace.edu

Bus leaves Pace at 10:00am from Miller Hall on the Pleasantville campus, should return by 1:30pm

Students will receive a tour of the Jacob Burns Film center in Pleasantville, NY and have a private viewing of Hotel Rwanda, a film that shows when people and governments chose to ignore the 1994 Rwanda genocide, one individual bravely risked his own life and stood up to the horror, saving 1,268 helpless refuges.

Co-sponsored with the Pforzheimer Honors College and Golden Key International Honor Society.

 

World Aids Day

Saturday, December 1, 1007

We will give away red ribbons in the Kessel Student Center all week long, while seeking donations for UNICEF.

 

Bakesale

Wednesday, December 5, 2007

Kessel Well, Kessel Student Center