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50/50 Has a Field Day

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With the warmer weather finally rolling in, PLV is rolling out plenty of outdoor events, from a L.I.T. field day, to a Nature ho-down, to a screening of Jaws on the lawn. Break out those shorts and flip flops!

Come Play Ga-Ga!
Monday, April 9 | 8:00 p.m.–10:00 p.m. | Kessel Multi-Purpose Room
Do you remember playing this variant of dodgeball at camp? Hillel will teach you! Come play a fun hand sport in an old-fashioned tournament style.

Nature Club Ho-Down
Wednesday, April 11 | 5:00 p.m.–8:00 p.m. | Environmental Center, Pavilion
Are you a total pro at line dancing? Have you ever wanted to learn? Put on your dancing shoes and join the Nature club as they raise awareness about the Environmental Center!

Don’t Forget the Lyrics
Wednesday, April 11 | 9:00 p.m.–11:30 p.m. | Gottesman Room
Join the Phi Sigma Sigma sorority for a rousing game of “Don’t Forget the Lyrics!” It’s set to be an enjoyable event with plenty of food and drinks. All proceeds will benefit their philanthropy of school and college readiness for children who are not fortunate enough to have funds for education.

Calligraphy Creation
Wednesday, April 11 | 9:15 p.m.–10:15 p.m. | Elm Hall, Room 129
If you’ve ever been interested in learning how to write Chinese characters, now’s your chance! Let the Asian Student Union show you how to write in this beautiful form of artistic expression.

Greenery Day
Thursday, April 12 | 3:30 p.m.–4:30 p.m. | Miller Lawn
Greenery Day is a Japanese holiday that celebrates nature. Join the Asian Student Union and Nature club as they plant succulents and decorate kites outside! You’ll enjoy the fresh air.

Informal Tea
Thursday, April 12 | 9:10 p.m.–11:10 p.m. | Miller Hall 12
Interested in learning more about Sigma Lambda Upsilon? They’ll be providing snacks and a presentation about the organization!

Friday Film Series: Only Angels Have Wings
Friday, April 13 | 6:30 p.m.–9:30 p.m. | Willcox Hall, Room 36
It's that time again! Join Professor Rebecca Martin, PhD, for a screening of Only Angels Have Wings, a drama selected by the Library of Congress for preservation due to its cultural, historical, and/or aesthetic significance.

Nike vs. Adidas Party
Friday, April 13 | 8:00 p.m.–2:00 a.m. | Willcox Hall, Multi-Purpose Room
The Black Student Union and Kappa Alpha Psi are teaming up to host a party open to everyone! The theme is Nike versus Adidas, so come dressed in your best Nike or Adidas outfit for one kickin’ cool time.

Cultural Showcase
Friday, April 13 | 9:00 p.m.–11:00 p.m. | Miller Lawn
Stop by to learn about all the different cultures in our very own Pace Community! There will food, dancing, and more, courtesy of the Residence Hall Association.

Pace L.I.T. Field Day
Saturday, April 14 | 2:15 p.m.–7:30 p.m. | Alumni Lawn
Remember field day in elementary school? Relive the magic by playing capture the flag, ultimate frisbee, dodgeball, and much more with Pace L.I.T.! There will also be a cookout. For just $5, you’ll get unlimited food and drinks!

Casino Night
Sunday, April 15 | 7:00 p.m.–11:00 p.m. | Gottesman Room
Place your bets, Setters! The Residence Hall Association is hosting a social and interactive event inspired by casinos. Games will teach themes of sportsmanship, creativity, organizing, probability, and a fun way to unwind and destress.

Vegan for a Day
Monday, April 16 | 9:00 p.m.–10:00 p.m. | Butcher Suite
Are you vegetarian or vegan? Are you interested in changing your lifestyle or diet? Come learn how to navigate Kessel and all of the vegetarian and vegan options the dining hall has to offer with Pace Cooks and Bakes!

Plunge a Pi
Wednesday, April 18 | 12:00 p.m.–3:30 p.m. | Miller Lawn and Shirley Beth’s Way
Help the brothers of Pi Lambda Phi eliminate prejudice by dunking them! They’ll be wearing t-shirts filled with harmful words. Participation is $3 per throw, and free pizza will be provided.

Spring Blood Drive
Wednesday, April 18 | 9:00 a.m.–7:00 p.m. | Gottesman Room
Give back by giving blood! If you're able, SDCA is looking to collect donations for a very good cause.

Hall Wars
Friday, April 20 | 2:00 p.m.–10:00 p.m. | Starting at Alumni Lawn
Want to find out which hall is the best? Join the Residence Hall Association for a fun-filled Friday! They’re kicking off the competition with kickball on Alumni Lawn, then moving the party over to the Kessel Multi-Purpose Room for trivia. To finish it out, they’ll be at Butcher Suite for a game of manhunt. May the best hall win!

Jaws on the Lawn
Friday, April 20 | 7:00 p.m.–11:55 p.m. | Alumni Hall Courtyard Lawn
Chomp on free food and guzzle down drinks with the Film Club as they screen Jaws on the lawn! You’ll be glad they aren’t hosting this event at the beach.

Taste My Culture
Tuesday, April 24 | 9:00 p.m.–11:00 p.m. | Kessel Multi-Purpose Room
Interested in learning how to make your very own Tres Golpes? The Organization of Latin American Students (OLAS) has got you covered! They’ll be cooking the night away, and they want you there to enjoy a taste of their cuisine.

Friday Film Series: Out of the Past
Friday, April 27 | 6:30 p.m.–9:30 p.m. | Willcox Hall, Room 36
Get classy with Professor Rebecca Martin, PhD, as she hosts a screening of Out of the Past, a classic example of film noir thanks to its dark cinematography technique and femme fatale character.

Friday, April 27 | 7:00 p.m.–10:00 p.m. | Gottesman Room
Grab that corsage and iron that tie, because you'll want to be ready when you roll up to the Residence Hall Association's prom night! Whether you're reliving this rite of passage or experiencing it for the first time, you can expect to dance the night away.

Cinco De Mayo Fiesta
Monday, April 30 | 9:00 p.m.–10:00 p.m. | Butcher Suite
Learn how to make mocktails with Pace Cooks and Bakes! They’ll be serving up plenty of tasty drinks in honor of this Mexican holiday.