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50 Shades of Great Events (PLV)

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Go outside for obstacle courses, outdoor games, and BBQs, and inside Greek Life at Pace. 50/50 will see you now...

Look at Me Now
Monday, September 14 | 9:00 p.m.–11:00 p.m. | Kessel Multipurpose Room
Wondering what former Greeks are up to today? NALFO will bring together a few alumni from each organization to discuss life beyond college, as well as the benefits of Greek Life and how it helped them professionally. 

Time with the Divine Nine
Tuesday, September 15 | 9:00 p.m.–11:00 p.m. | Kessel Boudreau Lounge
You’ll have five minutes with each of the Divine Nine. Mix and mingle with NPHC’s nine historically African American fraternities and sororities in a speed-dating style setting.

May I Have This Dance?
Tuesday, September 15 | 9:00 p.m.–11:00 p.m. | Gottesman Room
How do you approach someone when you want to ask them to dance? The ladies tell all at this Lambda Upsilon Lambda event, which will be followed up by dance lessons of some Latin favorites, including bachata, merengue, and salsa!

Strengths Quest First Year Session: Time Management
Tuesday, September 15 | 3:00 p.m.–5:00 p.m. | Kessel Multipurpose Room
First-year students, you've all had a little intro to StrengthsQuest, have your top five themes, and are ready to leverage your talents to help you do what you do best in the classroom. First session: time management, crucial to every college student's success.

Tie Dye
Wednesday, September 16 | 11:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m. | Miller Lawn
Tie dye with Sig I Chi! College wouldn’t be complete without the colorful top and some sweats.

Alpha Phi Delta BBQ
Wednesday, September 16 | 12:00 p.m.–1:00 p.m. | Gottesman Patio
Meet the Deephers and enjoy some burgers as they host their back-to-school BBQ.

Can You Stand the Heat?
Wednesday, September 16 | 12:00 p.m.–1:15 p.m. | Kessel Multipurpose Room
Fancy yourself the Lord of the Wings? Prove it at a hot wing eating contest. $2 to enter the contest; $3 to enjoy some Buffalo Wild Wings. BYO elastic waistband pants. Register here.

Pride Kickoff
Wednesday, September 16 | 5:00 p.m.–8:00 p.m. | Miller Lawn
Pride at Pace invites you to celebrate our LGBTQA friends and supportive campus environment.

Field Hockey vs. LIU Post
Wednesday, September 16 | 7:00 p.m. | Peter X. Finnerty Field
The Pace University Women’s Field Hockey team plays their first-ever home game against LIU Post. Stop by and cheer on your Setters!

Exhibition 101
Wednesday, September 16 | 9:00 p.m.–11:00 p.m. | Gottesman Room
Thinking about a Latino/a fraternity or sorority? Hear more about the National Association of Latino Fraternal Organizations (NALFO) as they showcase their traditions and attire used during a membership intake process.

Don’t Believe the Hype
Wednesday, September 16 | 9:00 p.m.–11:00 p.m. | Kessel Multipurpose Room
Animal House and hazing. Fist-pumping and popped-collar polos. Learn more about different stereotypes within the greek cultures and find out what’s fact and what’s fiction.

Constitution Day
Thursday, September 17 | 3:30 p.m. | Kessel Multipurpose Room
Life. Liberty. Freedom. Prosperity. Celebrate the ratification of the US Constitution with a short discussion and interactive activity.

Minute to Win It
Thursday, September 17 | 7:00 p.m.–11:00 p.m. | Butcher Suite
IFC and UPC are giving you a minute to win it. Based on the game show, students will participate in fun challenges. 

Upperclassmen Takeover
Friday, September 18 | 2:00 p.m.–9:00 p.m. | All over PLV
50 Days and 50 Nights may feel like its geared towards new students, but this day is for you, upperclassmen! From food and games to a comedy show to Bingo, and much more, celebrate your seniority!

Friday, September 18 | 2:30 p.m.–7:00 p.m. | Miller Lawn
Ice cold radiance is at it again. Omega Phi Beta and Alpha Phi Alpha host a back-to-school BBQ with food, music, and drinks.

Outdoor Games
Saturday, September 19 | 1:00 p.m.–6:00 p.m. | Miller Lawn
The brothers of Tau Kappa Epsilon are bringing you TKE-a-Thon, a day of outdoor games and competitions, including putting competition, inflatable obstacle courses, a whiffle ball game, and more. Food will be provided from Sal's Pizzeria.

Spike Away MS
Sunday, September 20 | 2:00 p.m.–7:00 p.m. | Miller Lawn
Alpha Lambda Sigma wants you to join them in spiking for a cure at a volleyball tournament to raise awareness about multiple sclerosis. Faculty will face off against students and each team must consist of six players (three men, three women). Players will each pay $3 ($18/team) and spectators, who can enjoy food, music, and the game, will pay $5 to watch. Each member of the winning team will win a $25 Visa gift card. All proceeds from this event will be donated to the National MS Society.

Pie a Fraternity Man
Monday, September 21 | 12:00 p.m.–1:00 p.m. | Kessel Well
Ever wanted to smash a pie in someone’s face? IFC’s fraternity brothers are taking one (or more, if you’d like) for the team.

Behind That Door
Monday, September 21 | 9:00 p.m.–11:00 p.m. | Butcher Suite
Everyone has a story of where they came from and where they are headed. Sigma Lambda Upsilon wants you to open up that door and share your feelings and thoughts with other students.

Word on the Street
Tuesday, September 22 | 3:20 p.m.–4:20 p.m. | Kessel Well
Have you heard? SLU wants you to talk TO someone, not about them. Join a discussion about how circulating rumors can impact people.

Volleyball vs. Mercy
Tuesday, September 22 | 6:00 p.m. | Goldstein
Serve, spike, kill. The Setters take on the Mavericks in what’s sure to be a fight to the finish.

Dunk Tank
Wednesday, September 23 | 12:00 p.m.–1:00 p.m. | Miller Lawn
The Alpha Phi Delta fraternity could be in some hot water, depending on how strong your arm is. Proceeds go to their philanthropy so spend some dough and dunk a bro!

Meet and Greet
Wednesday, September 23 | 12:00 p.m.–2:00 p.m. | Gottesman Room
Get to know NALFO (National Association of Latino Fraternal Organizations), which includes Omega Phi Beta, Lambda Upsilon Lambda, and Sigma Lambda Upsilon.

Think Fast Trivia
Wednesday, September 23 | 9:00 p.m.–11:59 p.m. | Gottesman Room
Which famous musician was the inspiration for Heath Ledger’s Joker in The Dark Knight? According to Borat, Kazakhstan is the world leader in exporting what? Fancy yourself a pop-culture buff? RHA wants you to flex your trivia muscles at ThinkFast Trivia for a chance to win $200.

Next week, 50 Days and 50 Nights brings you bubble soccer and flag football, karaoke and mocktailz, and much more!