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Home Sweet Homecoming (NYC)

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Obstacle courses, and formals, and pep rallies, oh, my! Westchester got swept away to a magical land of Homecoming last week and now it’s NYC’s turn. We’re off to see the wizard...

Monday, October 20

Promo Day
11:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m. | Library Lobby
We’ll get a picture of you my pretties…and your little dog, too. Come take selfies with the big dawg on campus: T-Bone. Post your photos to Twitter and Instagram with #pacehomecoming2014 to share them with the Pace Community.

Homecoming Health and Wellness Fair
12:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m. | Student Union
Join Pace’s Health and Counseling centers, Human Resources, Athletics, Citi Bike, and our neighbors from New York-Presbyterian Lower Manhattan Hospital for a health and wellness fair. Information and services onsite include preventative care practices, BMI and nutrition information/experts, supplement and herbal remedies education, various screenings, and the basic knowledge of where you can go for quality health care in and around Pace.

Tuesday, October 21

DIY for Dress for Success
12:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m. | Student Union
While Pace University prepares to celebrate school spirit in Homecoming 2014, why not get involved by giving to a charity? With a heart of giving, we will be decorating and packaging mason jar manicure and emergency kits for the charity Dress for Success. Our goal is to motivate and inspire individuals as they seek their dream careers.

Obstacle Course
3:30 p.m.–5:00 p.m. | Courtyard and Frankfort Lot
Put 'em up and represent your class or team as you battle to the finish and win cool prizes. Register now.

Wednesday, October 22

12:00 p.m.–5:00 p.m. | Pace Courtyard, Student Union, Frankfort Parking Lot, and Bianco Room
Dorothy, you’re not in NYC anymore. Willkommen in Deutschland! Join in an afternoon of authentic Oktoberfest food, activities, and games. Departments and student organizations will also be hosting carnival games during the event. Register now.

Homecoming Pep Rally
6:00 p.m.–8:00 p.m. | C-Level Gymnasium
If you’ve ever wanted a taste of the Westchester Campus, you’ve got it. DJs, games, sports teams, cheerleaders, and the Homecoming Court will be on hand for a night. Register now.

Thursday, October 23

Homecoming Concert (POSTPONED)

Friday, October 24

Annual Homecoming Formal
9:00 p.m.–12:00 a.m. | Bianco Room
Slip on your ruby red slippers and head to the 2nd Annual Homecoming Formal. Dress to impress in your best 1920s-themed formal wear and enjoy a banquet to celebrate the New Year. Dress code strictly enforced. Homecoming King and Queen will be crowned at the formal. Register now.

Saturday, October 25

"Pace Family" Brunch
11:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m.
Here’s the story, of a man named Stephen J. Friedman who will give an update on Pace, the NYC Master Plan, and Pace’s future as students, parents, and families enjoy a light brunch with the President. Alumni, faculty, and staff are also invited. Register now.

Leader and Legends Reception and Dinner
5:00 p.m.–9:00 p.m.
Follow the yellow brick road to enjoy dinner and dancing with our current student leaders and faculty organization advisers. All alumni and their families are welcome as we celebrate your special Pace connections. Register now.

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