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50 Days and 50 Nights (PLV)

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For 50 days and 50 nights beginning September 2, PLV is where you’re going to want to be. From slides and bouncies to block parties and field days, it’s time for SDCA’s famous programming.

50 shades of awesome is right around the corner. Here's what SDCA has planned for you folks in Westchester:

Tuesday, September 2

Campus Involvement Fair
2:30 p.m.–4:30 p.m. | Miller Lawn
Meet the dozens of student clubs and organizations that fill the Westchester Campus with events, programming, and life. To learn more about student clubs and organizations at Pace, check out our Pace-OPoly board.

Comedy Night: Michael Dean Ester
8:00 p.m. | Woodward Hall (BRC)
More than 1,800 audiences have laughed at Michael Dean Ester’s punchlines. The nominated NACA comedian of the year is making a stop at Pace for some campus comedy and what he calls “the funniest hour you’ll spend in college.”

Wednesday, September 3

Sophomore Kick-Off
12:15 p.m.–1:15 p.m. | Miller Lawn
You may be feeling like it’s all about the first-year students right now. But trade your frowns for food, fun, and freebies at the Sophomore Kick-Off party to put your middle-child woes to rest. Enjoy a physical obstacle course, without an academic obstacle course, as you hear about all the opportunities available to sophomores, including Study Abroad, Career Services, and more. Visit the Sophomore Scoop website for more info on the resources and opportunities available to second-year students.

Common Hour Chaos
12:15 p.m. | Kessel Student Center
Programming Board is back with Common Hour Chaos, which includes everything from making your own t-shirt and styling your sole to custom pillows and personalized snow globes around the holidays. See what’s in store for you this semester.

Movie on the Lawn
9:00 p.m. | Dow Hall Lawn
It’s time for a movie under the stars. Grab your blanket and head to the lawn to kick back with some food, friends, and film.

Thursday, September 4

Block Party
5:00 p.m.–10:00 p.m. | Miller Lawn
It wouldn’t be 50 Days and 50 Nights without a Black Student Union (BSU) block party, featuring music, dancing, food, and fun. Come out and celebrate on a Thursday night.

Friday, September 5

BBQ
12:00 p.m.–2:00 p.m. | Miller Lawn
The brothers of Alpha Chi Epsilon (AXE) and sisters of Alpha Lambda Sigma (ALS) want to treat you to a BBQ lunch. By all meats means…

42nd Street in Pleasantville
8:00 p.m.–11:00 p.m. | Miller Lawn
Are you in a New York state of mind? Broadway comes to Bedford Road as Programming Board presents 42nd Street in PLV. Have a t-shirt spray-painted, make name art, take photo booth pictures, and enjoy entertainment, food, and more. Be there or be (Times) square.

Saturday, September 6

Palisades Mall Trip
11:00 a.m. | Buses from Dow and North halls
Prepare your purses for the largest shopping mall in the New York metro area (the eighth largest in the U.S.) as SDCA hosts a trip to the land of shopportunities.

Water Slide
11:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m. | Miller Lawn | $2
Food, drinks, and getting more than your feet wet. DKE makes a splash with their water slide event.

Football v. Alderson Broaddus
12:00 p.m. | Bus from Goldstein Gym
Are you ready for some football? The season kick-off will be held slightly off-campus, so hop on the bus for a whole new ball game.

Great Escape
10:00 p.m.–2:00 a.m. | Willcox Gym
Back for the seventh year, the Kappa Zeta chapter of Alpha Phi Alpha is bringing you its famous Great Escape party, the first big party of the school year.

Sunday, September 7

City Sunday
12:00 p.m. | Meet at PLV train station | $5 (for train ticket)
A hop, skip, and some stops separate you from one of the most vibrant cities on Earth. Enjoy Programming Board’s City Sundays, where you’ll take trips to specific areas in NYC for museums, parks, shops, and more.

Tuesday, September 9

Volleyball v. Nyack
7:00 p.m. | Goldstein Gym
Serve, spike, kill. The Setters take on the Warriors in what’s sure to be a fight to the finish.

Picnic Under the Stars
9:00 p.m.–11:00 p.m. | Miller Lawn
Eat and greet with Nu Zeta Phi as they host their annual picnic. Donations for breast cancer awareness will be accepted.

Wednesday, September 10

Blood Drive
9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m. | Willcox Gym
Every two seconds, someone needs blood to survive. It’s time to roll up your sleeves…because we’re coming for your blood.

CJS Kick-Off
12:15 p.m. | Miller 23
You have the right to join whatever student org you’d like. If you’re interested in the law, maybe it’s Criminal Justice Society. Meet the members and learn more at their kick-off. Food (and a little justice) will be served.

Circle of Greeks
9:00 p.m.–12:00 a.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 will be present and telling students all about their organizations.

Looking for September 11 and on? Check back in soon as we continue to highlight 50 Days and 50 Nights events.