Westchester Homecoming 2016
Join alumni, students, faculty, staff, and friends on October 6–8, 2016 at this fun-filled weekend and show your Pace Pride! Highlights include the pep rally, football game, alumni tent, and Faces of Pace—a celebration for the whole Pace Community!
Homecoming is a great way to celebrate our Pace Pride with students and alumni in activities such as a pep rally, bonfire, step and stroll show, alumni tent, and our annual football game. Students compete in banner competitions and our Homecoming King and Queen are crowned. Alumni, students, staff, and faculty are invited to celebrate together at Faces of Pace! Join us from October 6–8, 2016.
THURSDAY, OCTOBER 6
Step and Stroll Show | Goldstein Fitness Center | 9:30 p.m.
Join us for the only Step and Stroll show in Westchester County! Watch Pace University groups and local organizations step and stroll their way to top honors. Additional fee required. Click here to register.
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 7
Volleyball Game | Goldstein Fitness Center | 7:00 p.m.
Watch Women’s Volleyball spike, set, and dig as they take on Adelphi!
Celebrate! | Parking Lot D | 8:45 p.m.
After the Women’s Volleyball game, share your Pace pride with our pep rally, bonfire, music, performances, and food trucks!
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 8
Alumni Tent | Parking Lot F | 12:00 p.m.
Enjoy Homecoming lunch with your fellow alumni and friends! $10 per person in advance through October 5. ($20 at the door). Includes a variety of sandwiches, salads, dessert, and two beers. Additional beer tickets available on site for $5 each. NOTE: You must be 21 or older to enter the Alumni Tent unless accompanied by a parent or guardian.
Football Game | Pace Stadium | 1:00 p.m.
Cheer for the home team as the Setters go up against Southern Connecticut State! Faculty, staff, and student tickets are complementary and are available on game day on a first-come, first-served basis. Seating is limited. Note: Alumni and friends must purchase a ticket here.
Faces of Pace Celebration | Goldstein Fitness Center | 5:00 p.m.–9:00 p.m.
Join us at the Faces of Pace Celebration as we recognize the 50th anniversaries of the Lienhard School of Nursing, the School of Education, and Pleasantville Greek Life, as well as Reunion for our Westchester alumni! All alumni are welcome to attend. The evening includes several different receptions in the Kessel Student Center from 5:00 p.m.–6:00 p.m., followed by dinner and dancing in the Goldstein Gymnasium from 6:00 p.m.–9:00 p.m. Your registration fee includes admittance to the reception of your choice; dinner catered by Caperberry Events which includes passed hors d’oeuvres, a variety of food stations, dessert, coffee, beer, wine, and soft drinks; and a live DJ and dancing. Please note that there are no assigned tables this year, but we’ll have plenty of “Faces of Pace” on hand from the Pace Community! You can view a list of our 2016 Faces of Pace here. For more information, please contact Michele Camardella at email@example.com.
SUNDAY, OCTOBER 9
Women’s Soccer Game | Pace Stadium | 1:00 p.m.
Root for the Setters as they face off against Southern New Hampshire!
Don’t forget to share your favorite Homecoming moments with us! Tag tweets, Instagrams, and Facebook posts with #PaceHomecoming. At the end of each Homecoming weekend, a random winner will receive a Pace prize pack!
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