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50/50 Comes to Close (PLV)

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It’s been a long 50 days and 50 nights since the start of the semester, but we’re here to send you off in style. Wind down with pictures with Santa, stress management, poetry readings, a spa night, and so much more.

Pictures with Santa
Monday, November 30 | 11:00 a.m.–1:20 p.m. | Setters Café
Get your friends and roomies together as the brothers of Alpha Chi Rho host the big elf himself, Santa Claus. For $3 each, a student can have up to five photos with Santa and his elves. All proceeds will go to a local organization that specializes in the therapy of autistic children. 

StrengthsQuest First Year Sessions: Time and Stress Management
Tuesday, December 1 | 3: 00 p.m.–5:00 p.m. | Multipurpose Room
First-year students, you've all had an 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 and outside of it. This session: time and stress management.

World AIDS Day: A Step Towards Greatness
Tuesday, December 1 | 9:00 p.m.–11:00 p.m. | Gottesman
Globally there are an estimated 34 million people who have the virus. Despite the virus only being identified in 1984, more than 35 million people have died of HIV or AIDS, making it one of the most destructive pandemics in history. Join the 808 Step Team as they dance for awareness and take this opportunity to show support to and solidarity with the millions of people living with HIV.

Sig I Santa
Wednesday, December 2 | 11:30 a.m.–2:00 p.m. | Kessel Well
Missed your chance to take a photo with Santa? No worries. The sisters of Sigma Iota Chi are dressing up and ready to pose.

VOX Fall Launch: Ana Bučević Poetry Reading
Wednesday, December 2 | 12:00 p.m. | Multipurpose Room
VOX Arts and Literary Journal welcomes you to a fantastic end-of-semester event. Join us for lunch, literary readings, prize announcements, and copies of the latest issue of VOX Arts and Literary Journal. This semester’s launch will feature poet and Lambda Literary Award-winner Ana Božičević, author of Stars of the Night Commute and Rise in the Fall.

Relay for Life Fall Kick Off
Wednesday, December 2 | 9:00 p.m.–11:30 p.m. | Boudreau Lounge
Stop by the Relay for Life fall kick off to learn more about the event, hear about this year’s theme, sign up teams and individuals, enjoy some free food, entertainment, and more! Each year, Pace raises close to $50,000 for the American Cancer Society. For more information about the 2016 Relay for Life of Pace University, click here.

Spa Night
Thursday, December 3 | 3:00 p.m.–8:00 p.m. | Gottesman
Manis and pedis and facials, oh my. Let SNCDD treat and pamper you before finals make you frantic.

Remember the 90s?
Thursday, December 3 | 9:00 p.m.–11:00 p.m. | Multipurpose Room
90s kids rejoice, this event is for you! Sigma Lambda Upsilon is hosting a night of tie-dye shirts, “vintage” candy and games (think Bubble Tape, Warheads, Don’t Wake Daddy, and Mousetrap. Sound familiar?), and so much more.

Red Masquerade Ball
Thursday, December 3 | 9:00 p.m.–11:30 p.m. | Gottesman
This is Alpha Lambda Sigma’s annual Red Gala which is a formal dinner, buffet style provided by Chartwells, followed by a presentation on the Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric Aids Foundation and an auction. We will be charging $5 at the door and all proceeds from the door and auction will be split evenly amongst Alpha Lambda Sigma’s agency account and a donation to the Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric Aids Foundation. We will be auctioning off men and women (who volunteer to participate) for “dates”; proceeds from that will also be donated and given to ALS’s agency account and the philanthropy.

Open Mic Night
Thursday, December 3 | 9:00 p.m.–11:55 p.m. | Boudreau Lounge
Testing…one…two. We’ve seen America’s talent, but now we’re looking for Pace’s, so bring your singing voice, dancing shoes, stand-up comedy shtick, spoken poetry and rapping skills, or even beatboxing to WPAW’s Open Mic Night. If you’re interested in performing, e-mail to sign up. For those of you who’d like to keep your talents hidden, stop by anyway for a night of entertainment.

Winter Holidays Around the World
Friday, December 4 | 6:00 p.m.–10:00 p.m. | Gottesman
Berchtoldstag, Chalica, Christmas, Dongzhi Festival, Festivus, Global Family Day, Handsel Monday, Hanukkah, Hogmanay‎, International Sweater Vestival, Jól, Klozum, Kwanzaa, Losar, Makar Sankranti, Nickanan Night, Saturnalia, Sinterklaas, Solstice, and Yule. Join PNJS for an exploration of celebrations around the world featuring candy, carols, hot cocoa, gingerbread houses, dances, a blessing, and so much more.

Holiday Bazaar
Sunday, December 6 | 7:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m. | Gottesman
If you need to shop for those holiday gifts for your family and friends or even just to splurge for yourself, come to Phi Sigma Sigma’s 11th Annual Holiday Bazaar! There will be vendors from all over selling loads of items such as clothing, jewelry, baked goods, accessories, Greek letters, and so much more. Last year’s event featured 40 vendors from all over the tri-state area and more than 300 shoppers. Be sure to stop by.