Memorial for Danroy "DJ" Henry

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On Sunday, October 17, join the Pace Community for a memorial to honor the memory of Pace student Danroy "DJ" Henry.

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Danroy "DJ" Henry

DJ Henry had a passion for people and sports. He was a student on Pace’s Pleasantville Campus and a member of the football team. On October 17, 2010, Pace's Homecoming weekend, DJ was shot and killed by a Pleasantville police officer. DJ's family founded the DJ Henry Dream Fund to carry on his legacy and passion for youth sports. To learn more about DJ, visit the DJ Henry Dream Fund, view this video from the DJ Henry Dream Fund, view this video from CBS News, or read this comic strip.

Get Involved: Social Justice Week 2021

Last year, Pace alumni, students, staff, and faculty, in consultation with the Henry family, conceptualized Social Justice Week as a way to honor DJ’s life and acknowledge the connections between his story and racial injustice. Learn more about the second annual Social Justice Week and see the full schedule of events.

October 17
8:00pm to 9:00pm

DJ Henry Memorial Clock, Goldstein Fitness Center

Event Type:
Current Students
Faculty
Featured Event
Multicultural and Diversity
Pace Community Only
Site: Pleasantville
Staff

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2021-10-17 20:00:00 2021-10-17 21:00:00 Memorial for Danroy "DJ" Henry

On Sunday, October 17, join the Pace Community for a memorial to honor the memory of Pace student Danroy "DJ" Henry.

Image
young man in plaid shirt
Danroy "DJ" Henry

DJ Henry had a passion for people and sports. He was a student on Pace’s Pleasantville Campus and a member of the football team. On October 17, 2010, Pace's Homecoming weekend, DJ was shot and killed by a Pleasantville police officer. DJ's family founded the DJ Henry Dream Fund to carry on his legacy and passion for youth sports. To learn more about DJ, visit the DJ Henry Dream Fund, view this video from the DJ Henry Dream Fund, view this video from CBS News, or read this comic strip.

Get Involved: Social Justice Week 2021

Last year, Pace alumni, students, staff, and faculty, in consultation with the Henry family, conceptualized Social Justice Week as a way to honor DJ’s life and acknowledge the connections between his story and racial injustice. Learn more about the second annual Social Justice Week and see the full schedule of events.

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