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50/50 Hits the Stage (PLV)

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A drag show, a country music act, and makeup and hair tutorials are just a few show-stopping events on the 50 Days and 50 Nights lineup this week in PLV.

50 Days is in full swing and SDCA is giving you all-access to awesome events and entertainment! Check out this week’s lineup that’s sure to get a standing ovation.

Monday, October 31

Dear Womyn
11:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m. | Kessel Well
Get to know the sisters of Omega Phi Beta at this tabling event to kick off their annual Serving and Educating Week.

Common Hour Chaos
11:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m. | Kessel Tabling
Programming Board is back with Common Hour Chaos, which includes everything from making your own t-shirt to custom pillows and personalized snow globes around the holidays. See what’s in store for you this semester.

Tuesday, November 1

Shatter the Stigma
8:30 p.m.–11:15 p.m. | Kessel, Multipurpose Room
Shatter the Stigma is Omega Phi Beta’s first event for its Serving and Educating Week. During this event, they will discuss the top five most common mental health illnesses amongst college students. In addition, the sisters will examine common stigmas and truths about each illness.

PLV Undergraduate Community Meeting
3:30 p.m.–4:20 p.m. | Kessel, Gottesman
Join the Student Government Association for this meeting that will host and answer questions, comments, and concerns for the campus community. Topics to discuss include key academic updates on Starfish, Pace Path, and Blackboard. Have questions, but can't attend? E-mail

Wednesday, November 2

Speak Soleil
8:00 p.m.–11:30 p.m. | Kessel, Multipurpose Room
Want to peek into the world of poetry? Omega Phi Beta's Speak Soleil aims to expose students to different talents in the world of spoken poetry and other arts.

9:00 p.m.–11:00 p.m. | Willcox, Multipurpose Room
Get ready to break out the stilettos, sequins, and star performances at the PLV Campus’ annual drag show, Fabulosity!

Thursday, November 3

3:20 p.m.–4:20 p.m. | Kessel Well
First-year students, you've all had an intro to StrengthsQuest. Get ready to leverage your talents and learn more about your path to success at this session.

Cultural Differences
8:00 p.m.–11:00 p.m. | Kessel, Butcher Suite
Join the sisters of Omega Phi Beta for this event that explores different aspects of health issues and how disorders and treatments can vary by culture.

Happy Hour: The Hobbs Sisters
8:00 p.m. | Kessel, Boudreau
Get a little country with a performance of original music and country covers from the Hobbs Sisters who have opened for Chris Cagle, Brett Eldredge, Cassadee Pope, and Will Hoge.

Friday, November 4

Women’s Volleyball vs. Bloomfield
7:00 p.m. | Goldstein Fitness Center
The Setters will look to get the final homestand of the season off to a great start, as they match up against the Bears of Bloomfield College.

Relax to the Max
6:00 p.m.–10:00 p.m. | Kessel, Multipurpose Room
Time to take a breather with the sisters of Omega Phi Beta and help relieve the stress college students deal with on a daily basis.

Saturday, November 5

Football vs. Stonehill College
12:00 p.m. | Pace Stadium
Come out for the final football game of the season as they take on the Stonehill Skyhawks. This game marks the annual tradition of Senior Day. The first 500 fans in attendance will receive limited-edition rally towels!

Volleyball vs. Saint Michael’s College
3:00 p.m. | Goldstein Fitness Center
Cheer on the Setters as they strive to defeat the Purple Knights, and honor the team’s departing members on this very special Senior Day.

Sunday, November 6

Trip to Hope Lodge
9:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m. | North Bus Stop
Did you know Colleges Against Cancer and Relay for Life help fund Hope Lodge, a free place for cancer patients to stay and get treatment if they do not live near a hospital or cannot get a ride to treatment? Colleges Against Cancer will visit the lodge and participate in a service project with the residents.

Monday, November 7

Brace for Survival
11:30 a.m.–1:30 p.m. | Kessel, Gottesman Room
Get crafty and give back! Alpha Phi Delta will raise awareness and funds for their philanthropy, the Wounded Warrior Project, while teaching students how to make their own paracord survival bracelets. The cost is $3 to make a bracelet and $5 to purchase a premade bracelet.

Pie 4 P4K
12:00 p.m.–1:30 p.m. | Kessel Well and Kessel Bookstore Patio
Pace 4 Kids is getting their pie on! Have fun and pie someone in the face for a good cause. Guests of honor include athletic coaches, campus faculty and staff, and residence directors.

The Strong, the Bold, the Beautiful
9:00 p.m.–11:00 p.m. | Kessel, Multipurpose Room
Hello, gorgeous! Come to this event hosted by Black Student Union (BSU) to celebrate and discuss natural beauty by sharing hair and makeup tips.

Stop the Ignorance
9:00 p.m.–11:00 p.m. | Kessel, Butcher Suite
Join the Organization of Latin American Students (OLAS) for Stop the Ignorance, which will be a discussion focusing on the topics of skin, hair, and prejudgments.

Residence Hall Association Thanksgiving
6:30 p.m.–11:00 p.m. | Willcox, Multipurpose Room
Thanksgiving is coming early! Bring your appetite to this appreciation dinner for students where the RHA executive board will serve Thanksgiving food and play games and music, as well.

A Sneak Peek into Nursing
12:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m. | Kessel, Multipurpose Room
Get in the know about nursing! Walk through various stations and learn about the many tasks nurses complete in the hospital setting. Prizes will be given at each station.

Tuesday, November 8

Volleyball vs. New Haven
7:00 p.m. | Goldstein Fitness Center
Watch as the Setters take on the University of New Haven at this exciting home matchup.

Wednesday, November 9

Election Day Hangover
12:00 p.m.–1:00 p.m. | Kessel, Conference Room A/B
The election results could have you rejoicing or feeling remorse. This interactive dialogue will help you plan your next steps if your candidate loses on the big day. Free lunch will be provided to life those spirits.

Look At Me Now
9:00 p.m.–11:00 p.m. | Kessel, Butcher Suite
From Greek life to great success, alumni will return to Pace and share advice and stories of how Greek life has helped them after their college years.

Blood Drives Fall 2016
9:00 a.m.–6:00 p.m. | Kessel, Gottesman
Don’t let one drop go to waste! Roll up your sleeves and donate blood to help do your part and save lives.

For more happening November 10 and beyond, check back next week!