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50/50 Fires Up the Grill (PLV)

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Mortola Library throws a birthday party, the AXE brothers host a BBQ, our Volleyball team serves up a fierce game, and more on the PLV Campus this week! Fall 2018 is shaping up to be pretty sweet (and savory).

Mortola Library Birthday Party
Monday, September 24 | 12:00 p.m.–2:00 p.m. | Mortola Library
Grab some sweets and celebrate the anniversary of Mortola Library! We’re celebrating the information hub of the Pace community this week, and you’re invited. (Does this make them a millennial? You decide!)

Mid-Autumn Festival
Monday, September 24 | 5:00 p.m.–7:00 p.m. | In front of Mortola Library
Come celebrate and learn more about a beautiful Chinese and Vietnamese harvest festival where loved ones gather to enjoy an evening of moon-gazing and lantern-making.

Raíces Week: Latinas in Health Care
Monday, September 24 | 9:00 p.m. | Kessel Multi-Purpose Room
Part of Sigma Lambda Upsilon’s annual Raíces (roots) week, they will be tackling issues of health and wellness—with trivia! You could win a prize.

Tuesday, September 25 | 12:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m. | Miller Lawn
Support and celebrate the brothers of Alpha Chi Epsilon while they host a delicious BBQ! There will be burgers and hot dogs as well as plenty of fun.

Volleyball vs. Adelphi University
Tuesday, September 25 | 7:00 p.m.–8:00 p.m. | Goldstein Fitness Center
Stay pawsitive! Our Setters are ready to take any swipe from Adelphi, claws and all. It’s also ’80s night, so enjoy the totally radical tunes during the game.

Raíces Week: Living Well with the Señoritas
Tuesday, September 25 | 9:00 p.m. | Butcher Suite
Part of Sigma Lambda Upsilon’s annual Raíces (roots) week, come learn about holistic health and how to heal your mind, body, and spirit. There will be a raffle!

’90s Game Night
Tuesday, September 25 | 8:00 p.m.–10:00 p.m. | Gottesman Room
Candy Land. Battleship. Guess Who? Join High Definition as they step down memory lane and challenge you to a few nostalgic ’90s games.

Therapy Dogs
Wednesday, September 26 | 11:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m. | Dean’s Lounge
Are you totally the type of person who greets a dog before their owner? You’re in luck! The Good Dog Foundation will be visiting PLV once again with a few pups who are super excited to meet you.

Raíces Week: Follow Your Heart
Wednesday, September 26 | 12:00 p.m. | Miller Lawn
Part of Sigma Lambda Upsilon’s annual Raíces (roots) week, today’s discussion is all about healthy living and healthy eating. Come for a discussion about plant-based foods!

Raíces Week: Somos Bastante
Thursday, September 27 | 9:00 p.m. | Kessel Multi-Purpose Room
Part of Sigma Lambda Upsilon’s annual Raíces (roots) week, this networking event is for young entrepreneurs in the Pace Community. Run a small business? Want to? Stop by!

Raíces Week: Informal Tea
Friday, September 28 | 12:00 p.m. | Miller 36
Interested in learning more about Sigma Lambda Upsilon? They’re hosting a casual get-together with plenty of tea and conversation. Join them!

AXE Bubble Soccer
Friday, September 28 | 1:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m. | Kessel Multi-Purpose Room
Suit up for a rousing game of bubble soccer with the brothers of Alpha Chi Epsilon! Or stick to the sidelines to watch the game, because it’s sure to be really entertaining.

Field Hockey vs. Franklin Pierce University
Saturday, September 29 | 5:00 p.m. | Peter X. Finnerty Field
Nobody’s quothing “Nevermore” around here. The caws and paws are out for this game between our Setters and Franklin Pierce! Be there for Youth Day, too, where the team will hold an autograph session.

Women’s Soccer vs. Merrimack College
Saturday, September 29 | 5:00 p.m. | Pace Stadium
Shields up, PLV! Help hold the line when Merrimack tries to take our turf. Ares ain’t got nothing on our Setters. This is also a Pace Goes Pink event, where all proceeds from t-shirt sales will go toward the Breast Institute at Westchester Hospital.

Out of the Shadows CODA Walk
Sunday, September 30 | 3:00 p.m. | Pace Stadium
Help the Women's Lacrosse team raise funds (and awareness!) for co-occurring disorders right on campus! If you raise $20 or more by September 25, you'll get a free t-shirt. Join a Pace team or create your own today.

Canvas J’ouvert
Sunday, September 30 | 5:00 p.m.–8:00 p.m. | Gottesman Room
The Students of Caribbean Awareness (SCA) want to encourage expression through paint! Traditionally, the human body acts as the canvas in the Caribbean, but here they’ll be painting on a regular one. Join them!

Walk a Mile
Wednesday, October 3 | 12:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m. | Alumni Lawn
It’s Domestic Violence Awareness Month, and the brothers of Pi Lambda Phi are shedding light on this very important subject by walking (and running!) in high heels, dismantling toxic masculinity one step at a time.

Friday Film Series: Night of the Hunter
Friday, October 5 | 6:30 p.m.–9:30 p.m. | Willcox Hall 36
A historically underrated crime drama based upon a best-selling book, Night of the Hunter is a dreamlike horror that has inspired countless films since. Join Professor Rebecca Martin, PhD, for a discussion afterward!