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50/50 Goes to the Dogs (PLV)

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Are you ready to pet some pups, PLV? Because we are! Therapy dogs from the Good Dog Foundation are coming, not to mention an upperclassmen takeover and game night. Back to school was never this fun!

Ice Scream about the New School Year
Monday, September 10 | 12:00 p.m.–1:00 p.m. | Alumni Hall Patio
Spoon University is celebrating the fall semester with an ice cream social. Treat yourself before your next class. You deserve it!

Women’s Volleyball vs. East Stroudsburg University
Tuesday, September 11 | 7:00 p.m. | Goldstein Fitness Center
Are you not entertained?! Well, you will be—because ESU is bringing the heat, and our Setters are ready for ‘em.

Therapy Dogs
Wednesday, September 12 | 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 with a few pups who are super excited to meet you.

Blood Drive
Wednesday, September 12 | 11:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m. | Gottesman Room
Every 60 seconds, 44 people in the US are assisted by the Red Cross. That means every single donation counts. We hope to see you at the drive!

Field Hockey vs. Mercy College
Wednesday, September 12 | 6:00 p.m. | Peter X. Finnerty Field
Quit foaling around and show up when our Setters take on the Mercy College Horses. It’ll be a mag-neigh-ficent game.

Fall Play Auditions: Part 1
Thursday, September 13 | 8:30 p.m.–10:30 p.m. | Butcher Suite
Whether you were a high school drama kid or you’re looking to get involved now, the Pace Drama Alliance welcomes you! Come audition for their annual fall play.

Friday Film Series: Outrage
Friday, September 14 | 6:30 p.m.–9:30 p.m. | Willcox Hall 36
Professor Rebecca Martin, PhD, invites you to see Outrage, a crime drama from the 1950s that was not only directed and co-written by a woman (Ida Lupino), but also dealt with the subject of rape culture.

Upperclassmen Takeover
Friday, September 14 | 8:00 p.m.–11:00 p.m. | Kessel Student Center
Get ready, because juniors and seniors are taking over Kessel! Stop by for music, games, free food, and much more.

Women’s Volleyball vs. Mercy College
Friday, September 14 | 7:00 p.m. | Goldstein Fitness Center
Mercy College is back, but our Setters are ready! Don’t miss out on the mane event. It’s sure to pack a lot of horsepower!

Women’s Soccer vs. Southern New Hampshire University
Saturday, September 15 | 12:00 p.m. | Pace Stadium
The ink’s run dry for SNHU when they come to take a stab at our Setters. We won’t let them settle in for long!

Fall Play Auditions: Part 2
Saturday, September 15 | 3:00 p.m.–5:00 p.m. | Butcher Suite
It’s round two of auditions for the Pace Drama Alliance fall play. You have nothing to lose! Show them what you got and you may just find yourself taking center stage.

Game Night
Saturday, September 15 | 8:00 p.m.–9:00 p.m. | Gottesman Room
Think you got game? Do you miss playing games from your childhood? Hang out with Abyss of Sound for free food and a variety of different games!

Thursday, September 20 | 3:00 p.m.–7:00 p.m. | Alumni Quad
Based on the former reality show, Wipeout lives up to its name—and now you can join in on the fun! Try the zany obstacle course for yourself, or just come and admire all the daring individuals taking the challenge for themselves.

Women’s Volleyball vs. Southern Connecticut State University
Friday, September 21 | 6:00 p.m. | Goldstein Fitness Center
We’re talon everyone about this game! SCSU is swooping in to take on our Setters, and it’s sure to be a real hoot. The first 150 fans will receive a free t-shirt!

Friday Film Series: The Left-Handed Gun
Friday, September 21 | 6:30 p.m.–9:30 p.m. | Willcox Hall 36
An American western film, The Left-Handed Gun not only explores Billy the Kid from a fresh perspective, but also the genre as a whole. Join Professor Rebecca Martin, PhD, for a discussion after the screening!