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Try your hand at bubble soccer, tour NBC Studios, and feast on some focaccia at Little Italy’s San Gennaro—all this and more for the latest and greatest Welcome Week schedule.

Monday, September 18

T-Bone Tryouts
11:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m. | SDACA Lounge, 41 Park Row, 8th Floor
Got some bite in your bark? Audition for the most coveted role on campus! To schedule an audition, please email

Constitution Day
12:00 p.m.–1:30 p.m | Birnbaum Library
Exactly 230 years ago, the US Constitution was signed. Constitution Day will feature voting registration tables, discussions on civic engagement and what it means to be a participatory member of our democracy and society, and last but not least, red, white, and blue cupcakes. 

Out to Lunch: Discussion Group
12:15 p.m.–1:00 p.m. | 41 Park Row, Room 902
Come out and enjoy free lunch with Pace’s LGBTQA and Social Justice Center! Weekly discussion group for all, focusing on LGBTQA topics, social justice, allyship, health, international issues, intersectionality, and relationships.

Fundraiser at Chipotle 
2:00 p.m.–7:00 p.m | 111 Fulton Street
Head to the Chipotle at 111 Fulton Street to support the Pace University-Lenox Hill Hospital PA Program's Class of 2019, who will be raising money to benefit the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS). Tell the cashier you're supporting the cause and for each purchase made, 50% will be donated to LLS for this year’s Light the Night event. See more on Facebook.

Hamilton Dance Workshop
2:30 p.m. | Meet at SDACA
Don’t throw away your shot at this very special dance workshop with cast members from the hit Broadway musical Hamilton. Reserve your space.

Tuesday, September 19

Transfer Social
3:30 p.m. | SDACA Lounge, 41 Park Row, 8th Floor
New to Pace? Head to the SDACA Lounge to mix and mingle with other new transfer students.

Bubble Soccer
6:00 p.m.–9:00 p.m. | Gym
First we inflate the bubbles, then you climb inside. Kick off the semester with a friendly game of bubble soccer. Do it for the Vine...oh, wait—Vine isn’t a thing anymore...Do it for the snap!

6:30 p.m. | Meet at SDACA
Broadway meets Bolsheviks as a brave young woman sets out to discover the mystery of her past in this gorgeous tale set at the end of the Russian Empire. Reserve your seat today.

Wednesday, September 20

T-Bone Tryouts
11:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m. | SDACA Lounge, 41 Park Row, 8th Floor

Commuter Social
3:30 p.m. | SDACA Lounge, 41 Park Row, 8th Floor
The bridge and tunnel crew gets together for a mix and mingle social.

Comedian Chris DiStefano from MTV2’s Guy Code
7:00 p.m.–9:00 p.m. | Bianco Room
Get ready to laugh your faces off with Chris DiStefano of MTV2’s hit show Guy Code. DiStefano has also been featured on MTV’s Girl Code, Failosophy, and Money From Strangers.

Thursday, September 21

3:30 p.m. | Birnbaum Library

Stop by the Spirit Ambassadors table in front of Birnbaum Library with your spirit gear for a chance to win some prizes. And share your spirit on social media using #PaceThursdays.

Vogue Workshop with Cesar Valentino
7:00 p.m.–9:00 p.m. | SDACA Lounge, 41 Park Row, 8th Floor
All bodies and all levels are invited to join the LGBTQA and Social Justice Center for a night of dance, camp, and fierceness.

Friday, September 22

T-Bone Tryouts
11:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m. | SDACA Lounge, 41 Park Row, 8th Floor

The Tour at NBC Studios
12:30 p.m. | Meet at SDACA
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, Saturday Night Live, Late Night with Seth Meyers. These are just some of the shows taped at 30 Rockefeller Plaza, one of the most iconic buildings in entertainment history. Reserve your space.

Movie Night: Spider-Man Homecoming
7:00 p.m. | Bianco Room
Peter Parker is back at home living with his Aunt May. Popcorn and snacks will be provided.

Saturday, September 23

NYC Paces: Chinatown and Little Italy’s Feast of San Gennaro
12:00 p.m. | Meet at SDACA
Head to two of NYC’s cultural hotspots and must-dos for serious foodies.

Sunday, September 24

NYC Paces: Battery Park and South Street Seaport
2:00 p.m. | Meet at SDACA
From west to east, check out these vibrant NYC neighborhoods.

Monday, September 25

Spa Day
11:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m. | Bianco Room
Massages, manicures, aromatherapy, and even eyebrow threading. Go ahead and treat yo’ self.

Drag Queen Bingo with Shangela
6:00 p.m. | Bianco Room
B-there! The LGBTQA and Social Justice Center invites you to participate in this annual Pace tradition with special host, Shangela from RuPaul’s Drag Race seasons two and three. Reserve your space.

Tuesday, September 26

NYC Early Recruitment Fair (NYC)
2:00 p.m.–5:00 p.m. | One Pace Plaza
Meet with employers hiring for internships and entry-level jobs including all leadership, management training, and rotational programs for business for students with communications, business, and tech majors. Over 70+ employers will be on hand to hear you share your story. 

New York Yankees vs. Tampa Bay Rays
6:00 p.m.–11:00 p.m. | Meet at SDACA
It's a pivotal time for the Bronx Bombers, and they need you there to solidify their playoff push! SDACA hosts a trip to Yankee Stadium that you won't want to miss. 

Wednesday, September 27

Wicked Workshop
2:30 p.m.–5:00 p.m. | Bianco Room
Join your fellow Setters for a musical theater Wicked-themed workshop. Participants will learn music, dance moves, and more from the popular Broadway musical. Space is limited, so get your tickets today.

Criminal Justice Society: Commissioner David Chong
4:30 p.m.–6:00 p.m. | One Pace Plaza, W610
Come hear from Commissioner David Chong, who is in charge of the White Plains Department of Public Safety. Before serving in White Plains, Commissioner Chong served more than 20 years in the NYPD as well as the Commissioner of the Mt. Vernon Police Department. Pizza and soda will be provided.

Register for events and contact with questions.

For more on NYC Welcome Week(s), check back next week!