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All good things must come to an end. Drag queen Bingo, spa day, roller skating, and a Wicked workshop. What a way to end.


Monday, September 25

Spa Day
11:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m. | Bianco Room
Massages, manicures, aromatherapy, and even eyebrow threading. Go ahead and treat yo’ self.

Drag Queen Bingo with Shangela
7:00 p.m. | Bianco Room
B-there! The LGBTQA and Social Justice Center invites you to participate in this annual Pace tradition with special host Shangela from RuPaul’s Drag Race seasons two and three. Reserve your space at www.pace.edu/tickets.


Tuesday, September 26

NYC Early Recruitment Fair (NYC)
2:00 p.m.–5:00 p.m. | C-Level Gym
More than 70 employers will be in the Gym looking to hire interns and entry-level employees. Whether you’re interested in business (EY, KPMG, PwC, Nasdaq, Goldman Sachs), entertainment (BBC, Warner Music Group, Newsday, MSG), or any other field, Career Services has got you covered. Register to attend.

New York Yankees vs. Tampa Bay Rays
6:00 p.m.–11:00 p.m. | Meet at SDACA, 41 Park Row, 8th Floor
It's a pivotal time for the Bronx Bombers, and they need you there to solidify their playoff push! SDACA hosts a trip to Yankee Stadium that you won't want to miss. 

Pace Idol Auditions
3:00 p.m.–6:00 p.m. | 41 Park Row, Room 813
Are you the next Pace Idol? Show us what you got at auditions on September 26–28. Selected contestants will showcase their singing skills at a reality show-style competition. E-mail campusactivities@pace.edu to schedule an appointment.


Wednesday, September 27

Wicked Workshop
2:30 p.m.–5:00 p.m. | Bianco Room
Think you want to try defying gravity? Join your fellow Setters for a musical theater Wicked-themed workshop. Participants will learn music, dance moves, and more from the popular Broadway musical. Space is limited, so get your tickets today.

Criminal Justice Society: Commissioner David Chong
4:30 p.m.–6:00 p.m. | One Pace Plaza, W610
Come hear from Commissioner David Chong, who is in charge of the White Plains Department of Public Safety. Before serving in White Plains, Commissioner Chong served more than 20 years in the NYPD as well as the Commissioner of the Mt. Vernon Police Department. Pizza and soda will be provided.


Thursday, September 28

#PaceThursdays
3:30 p.m. | Birnbaum Library
Stop by the Spirit Ambassadors table in front of Birnbaum Library with your spirit gear for a chance to win some prizes. Don't forget to share your spirit on social media using #PaceThursdays!

Roller Skating at Pier 2
6:30 p.m. | Meet at SDACA, 41 Park Row, 8th Floor
Slip into some leg warmers, slouch socks, and sweatbands, because we’re taking you back in time with a Throwback Thursday of our own: roller skating at Pier 2 in Brooklyn Bridge Park.


Friday, September 29

Queer Crafting
12:00 p.m. | LGBTQA and Social Justice Center, 41 Park Row, 9th Floor
What’s that you smell? Crafts macaroni and cheese. Stop by the last Queer Crafts series, featuring make-your-own aromatherapy. Mix, match, and mingle.

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
7:00 p.m. | Meet at SDACA, 41 Park Row, 8th Floor
Pick up your golden ticket and get ready to experience a world of pure imagination as one of the most exciting stories comes to life on a Broadway stage. Willy Wonka, Charlie Bucket, the famous Oompa Loompas, and nobody's favorite villain Veruca Salt take to the stage in what’s sure to be a sweet show. Get your tickets today!


Saturday, September 30

NYC Paces: Museum of Natural History
2:00 p.m. | Meet at SDACA, 41 Park Row, 8th Floor
Put a pretty big Pace in your step at the final September welcome event: a walk to the Museum of Natural History, one of the largest museums in the world. From the big blue whale to the Saurischian dinosaurs, you’ll have a lot to uncover.

Register for events www.pace.edu/tickets and contact campusactivities@pace.edu with questions.

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