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50/50 Lights Up the Sky (PLV)

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Karaoke and mocktails, inflatable bouncy houses, free pizza, moon-gazing, and more—PLV is on a roll this September 2018!

Karaoke and Mocktails
Monday, September 17 | 9:00 p.m.–11:00 p.m. | Kessel Multi-Purpose Room
Sing and sip with Zeta Phi Beta! They’re hosting karaoke night with free refreshments, and it’s sure to start your semester off on a high note. (Unless you’re an alto. Solidarity.)

Wellbeing Wednesday: Coloring and Tea
Wednesday, September 19 | 12:10 p.m.–1:10 p.m. | Dean’s Lounge
Start of the semester stress? No worries—Student Affairs is serving up tea and resources for coloring during Common Hour. Express your artistic side before you have to hit the books again!

Break the Fast with Hillel
Wednesday, September 19 | 7:00 p.m.–9:00 p.m. | Kessel Multi-Purpose Room
For all Jewish students fasting for Yom Kippur: come get some much-needed food! For all non-Jewish students: enjoy good eats while learning more about this holiday. All are welcome to attend.

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 who show up 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!

Prejudice Punch Out
Friday, September 21 | 11:30 a.m.–4:00 p.m. | Miller Lawn
Feeling like you need to get a little aggression out? Join Pi Lambda Phi for jousting and boxing—with inflatables! It’s a fun way to get physical and have fun, not to mention pizza will be provided.

Get Up! Get Active
Saturday, September 22 | 1:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m. | Alumni Lawn
Enjoy free food and the endless fun of (more) inflatables, this time in bouncy house form. Pride at Pace is kicking off the new semester by promoting inclusivity on campus, and everyone is welcome!

Saturday, September 22 | 9:00 p.m.–2:00 a.m. | Willcox Hall, Multi-Purpose Room
Summer’s not over yet! At least not for the Students of Caribbean Awareness (SOCA), who are throwing a beach-themed party everyone’s invited to. Grab those shades and be there to celebrate the start of the semester in style!

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.

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.

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.