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Find balance in Pilates classes, strike up fun while bowling with your friends, enjoy an inspirational evening with author and activist Cornel West, PhD, and much more as the Office of Multicultural Affairs brings you a unique lineup of events this fall.

The Office of Multicultural Affairs at Pace has a packed lineup of events to help you relax and also discuss and collaborate on important topics together. From a trip to an International Center for Photography exhibit to an inspiring lecture from Cornel West, check out what they have in store for you this fall!

Knitting Circle Fridays
September 23, 30; October 7, 14, 21, 28; November 4, 11, 18; December 2
12:00 p.m.–1:30 p.m. | 41 Park Row, 9th floor reception area
What better way to cozy up on a cool fall night than with a pair of comfy handmade socks? Grab your sock yarn, size 5 to 12 inch circular needle, size 5 double pointed needles, and stitch markers, and get ready to knit socks for you or a friend!

Uncover NYC Fridays
September 30; October 14 and 28; and November 18
3:00 p.m.
Get out and explore this incredible city with the Office of Multicultural Affairs! Take a tour of the Museum of the City of New York Exhibit: In the South Bronx of America on September 30, catch a film screening of Birth of A Nation on October 14, check out the International Center for Photography Exhibit: Public, Private, Secret on October 28, and get your bowl on at Bowlmor at Chelsea Piers on November 18.

Shades Collective and Urban Male Initiative Discussion Group Thursdays
September 22, 29; October 6, 20, 27; November 3, 10, 17; December 1
3:30 p.m.–5:00 p.m. | 41 Park Row, 9th floor reception area
Engage in meaningful dialogue with your peers with the Shades Collective and Urban Male Initiative, which aim to provide support, mentoring, and cultivate personal growth throughout the college experience.

Pilates Wednesdays
October 5, 12, 19; November 2, 9, 16, 30; December 7
12:15 p.m.–1:00 p.m. | Meeting Room A
Grab your yoga mat and get ready to sculpt and tone your body in Pilates classes that emphasize stretching your muscles and building strength especially in the core.  

Study Hall Wednesdays
October 5, 12, 19; November 2, 9, 16, 30; December 7
12:00 p.m.–1:30 p.m. | 41 Park Row, Room 905
Studying doesn’t have to be stressful! Come to Study Hall Wednesdays to catch a breather from the hustle and bustle while getting your work done.  

An Evening with Cornel West
Thursday, October 13
6:00 p.m.–9:00 p.m. | Schimmel Theater
Head to the Schimmel for an inspiring talk from Cornel West, a prominent professor, author, and activist. As part of the Pace Students in Action Lecture Series, West will discuss topics such as the future of race in America and student activism. Admission is free and the event is open to the public, but seating is on a first-come basis. Tickets are available now and can be reserved.

The Office of Multicultural Affairs (ōMA) mission is committed to providing opportunities and venues for Pace University and external communities to examine, discuss, debate, collaborate, and develop partnerships around themes that perpetuate (un)checked power, privilege, marginalization, and social injustices. To learn more, visit the OMA website.