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50/50 Rocks October

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Trips to Buzzfeed HQ, the Palisades Mall, and a heapin’ helpin’ of Homecoming headline this week’s 50 days and 50 nights.

Photo Contest
Monday, October 16 | 10:45 a.m.–2:00 p.m. | Gottesman Room
Get in the proper frame of mind and join the Film Club for a photo contest in the Gottesman Room.

President’s Roundtable
Monday, October 16 | 12:30 p.m.–1:30 p.m. | Kessel Conference Room CD
A chance for you to learn more about Greek leaders and their organizations. Ask the questions you’ve been wanting to ask, and get informed about all things Greek Life at this roundtable event.

Let Gogh of Your Stress
Monday, October 16 | 12:30 p.m.–1:30 p.m. | Martin Hall Lobby
The world can sometimes feel less like a sphere with water, mountains, and clouds, and more like a giant stressball. Let Gogh(!) of that stress with some painting, very much like the famous Dutch Post-Impressionist Vincent van Gogh.

Women’s Volleyball vs. Assumption College
Tuesday, October 17 | 7:00 p.m. | Goldstein Fitness Center
Set yourself up for a fun-filled evening with volleyball as the Setter squad take on the Greyhounds of Assumption College.

Commuter Life
Wednesday, October 18 | 11:00 a.m.–1:30 p.m. | Kessel Multi-Purpose Room
Do you have the drive both inside and outside the classroom? Do you also have a parking sticker? Come to Kessel for an event hosted by student development to meet fellow daytrippers, and learn the ins and outs of how to make your commuting experience not just tolerable, but perfectly pleasant(ville).

Career Services Coffee Connections
Wednesday, October 18 | 12:00 p.m.–1:30 p.m. | Kessel Boudreau Lounge
Peanut butter and jelly. Bread and butter. Coffee and networking. John Travolta and Olivia Newton-John. All things that go together like rama lama lama ka dinga da dinga dong. Get your caffeine fix and Grease up that resume, as you prepare to get a leg up on the ever-competitive job market.

Yoga
Wednesday, October 18 | 7:00 p.m. | Alumni Hall
Unwind and get in lotus position for an evening of yoga with the Body and Mind FIG.

PJs and Pastries
Wednesday, October 18 | 9:00 p.m.–11:00 p.m. | Kessel Multi-Purpose Room
In need of a (pre) midnight snack? Join the sisters of Nu Zeta Phi for an evening where you not only get to show off those embarrassing PJs of yours, but get to treat yourself to some delectable deserts.

Gratitude Jars
Wednesday, October 18 | 9:30 p.m. | Alumni Hall
Thanksgiving may be a month away, but thankfulness isn’t something that we express once a year—it’s something that we can demonstrate each and every day. Get crafty with RA Bryce and get working on those gratitude jars!

Step and Stroll Show
Thursday, October 19 | 9:30 p.m.–11:00 p.m. | Goldstein Fitness Center
Come join us for the one and only Step and Stroll Show in Westchester County! Watch as members of Pace organizations and the local area step their way to earning top honors.

Buzzfeed HQ Trip
Friday, October 20 | 12:45 p.m. | Buzzfeed HQ
Which student on the Pace trip to BuzzFeed HQ are you? Come visit the headquarters of one of the most popular media properties on the planet—but be sure not to start taking any of their quizzes during the presentation!

Women’s Volleyball vs. Franklin Pierce
Friday, October 20 | 6:00 p.m. | Goldstein Fitness Center
Watch the ladies of Volleyball defend their turf against the Franklin Pierce Ravens! This match will be sure to pack a punch—and ruffle a few feathers.

Pace Spirit Parade
Friday, October 20 | 8:30 p.m. | Leave from Goldstein Fitness Center
Join Pace University faculty, staff, and our very own Student Organizations in a Pace pride parade. If you would like to participate, be sure to sign yourself up on Orgsync.

Celebrate! Pep Rally and Bonfire
Friday, October 20 | 8:45 p.m. | Lot D
Enjoy music, performances, and food trucks galore as the Pace pep rally gets underway. You’ll have a chance to don the blue and yellow and celebrate with your fellow Setters.

Tailgating Opens
Saturday, October 21 | 11:00 a.m. | Lot F
Start your engines! Actually, don’t—because it’s time to park your ride and pop the trunk for the annual tailgating event. Can you smell the snacks? We’re salivating already!

Women’s Volleyball vs. Southern New Hampshire
Saturday, October 21 | 12:00 p.m. | Goldstein Fitness Center
It’s time for another round of volleyball, and this time our intrepid team faces off with the New Hampshire Penmen. Don’t miss the throw down!

Football vs. Saint Anselm
Saturday, October 21 | 1:00 p.m. | Pace Stadium
Celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Football Program at Pace Pleasantville! The Homecoming King and Queen will be crowned at Halftime. Please note: you must purchase a ticket for the football game in order to enter Pace Stadium.

Viewing Party for Students
Saturday, October 21 | 1:00 p.m. | Boudreau Lounge/Multi-Purpose Room
Didn’t get tickets to the football game? No worries! You can keep warm and catch all the action at the same time from the comfort of the Kessel Student Center.

Student Willcox Party
Saturday, October 21 | 10:00 p.m. | Willcox Multi-Purpose Room
Thought the party was over? Think again! Festivities will continue at Willcox Hall for all the Pace student night owls out there.

Bubble Soccer
Sunday, October 22 | 12:00 p.m. | Miller Lawn
Ever wanted to squeeze yourself into a giant inflatable ball and fling yourself at others while playing soccer? Now’s your chance! Join fellow Pace participants in a lighthearted end to an action-packed weekend.

Palisades Trip
Monday, October 23 | 11:30 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. | North Hall
There’s no class on October 23, which means that it’s a perfect time to head out to the mall and stock up on essentials, not-so essentials, and maybe even a fidget spinner or three. Sign up for a trip to one of the biggest malls in all of the United States.

Field Hockey vs. Southern Connecticut State
Tuesday, October 24 | 4:00 p.m. | Peter X. Finnerty
The top 10 ranked Field Hockey team has had a spectacular year, and will look to keep the magic going against Southern Connecticut State. Can you say playoff push?

Mini Stress Relief
Tuesday, October 24 | 9:00 p.m.–11:00 p.m.
Midterms—’nuff said. Unwind with the an evening of mini-stress relief brought to you by the Programming Board, and recharge those batteries for the second half of the semester.

Commuter Life
Wednesday, October 25 | 11:00 a.m.–1:30 p.m. | Kessel Multi-Purpose Room
Do you have the drive both inside and outside the classroom? Do you also have a parking sticker? Come to Kessel for an event hosted by student development to meet fellow daytrippers, and learn the ins and outs of how to make your commuting experience not just tolerable, but perfectly pleasant(ville).

Career Services Coffee Connections
Wednesday, October 25 | 12:00 p.m.–1:30 p.m. | Kessel Boudreau Lounge
Peanut butter and jelly. Bread and butter. Coffee and networking. John Travolta and Olivia Newton-John. All things that go together like rama lama lama ka dinga da dinga dong. Get your caffeine fix and Grease up that resume, as you prepare to get a leg up on the ever-competitive job market.

Tea Talk
Wednesday, October 25 | 8:00 p.m. | Kessel Multi-Purpose Room
High Definition, the performing arts-minded campus org dedicated to exploring unique and offbeat rhythmic crafting, present an evening of Tea Talk. Whistle along!

World Series Showing
Wednesday, October 25 | 10:00 p.m. | ESPN Lounge
The end of October means there’s only two baseball teams left standing. Is yours one of them? Watch along with RA Bryce and see who’ll take home the hardware in one of the most exciting postseasons in recent memory.

Halloween Pumpkin Etching
Wednesday, October 25 | 8:00 p.m.–10:30 p.m | Butcher Suite
Pride at Pace will get you in the Halloween frame of mind with an evening of pumpkin design and decoration. From pumpkin divas to stately pumpkins with drawn-on monocles, you’re in the driver’s seat.

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