NYC Events Roundup: December 2019
We’re ramping up to winter break with events like comedy shows, an ’80s aerobics class, acoustic night, ice skating, and plenty of parties—with food! Let’s close out the fall semester in a BIG way.
Monday, December 2 | 12:10 p.m.–1:10 p.m. | One Pace Plaza, Room W515
Stop by to enjoy a few fresh cookies with the sisters of Kappa Delta on your way to that next class! Everyone deserves a tasty treat on a Monday afternoon.
Pace Comedy Live Sketch Show
Monday, December 2 | 7:00 p.m.–11:00 p.m. | Student Center West
Need a laugh? Pace’s sketch comedy team on the NYC Campus is here to deliver! Join them for an evening of humor. It’s a great way to relieve stress.
Urban Sound Dance
Monday, December 2 | 9:00 p.m.–11:00 p.m. | Student Center East
You’re invited to join Urban Sound for their dance meetups! All skill levels are welcome. They’re always open to new ideas and new styles, and so long as you’re eager to dance, you’ll fit in perfectly.
Depressed Cake Shop Fundraiser
Tuesday, December 3 | 12:00 p.m.–4:30 p.m. | Birnbaum Library, Lobby
Active Minds is hosting the Depressed Cake Shop at their bake sale! They’re raising awareness—and donations—for mental health initiatives. Check out the Depressed Cake Shop Instagram account for more information, and be sure to follow Active Minds on OrgSync.
Tuesday, December 3 | 7:00 p.m.–10:30 p.m. | Student Center
This showcase is brought to you by Pace Music Group, a network of singers, songwriters, producers, and musicians. They connect and collaborate with talent across the NYC Campus. Listen to the unique material they create together!
Pay Gap Bake Sale
Wednesday, December 4 | 12:00 p.m.–2:00 p.m. | One Pace Plaza, Tabling Hub
HeForShe, Pace’s chapter of the United Nations-supported organization pushing for gender equality, is fundraising for Planned Parenthood with a few tasty treats. For more information about their ongoing efforts, follow HeForShe on OrgSync.
Meet the Interns Q&A
Wednesday, December 4 | 12:10 p.m.–1:10 p.m. | One Pace Plaza, Room W614
Join the Pace Advertising Club for a panel discussion from our very own fellow Pace student interns! Learn more about where they are currently interning, how they landed their internship, and tips and tricks for applying, interviewing, and networking.
Are You Smarter Than Your Professor?
Wednesday, December 4 | 4:30 p.m.–6:00 p.m. | One Pace Plaza, Room W610
Team up against faculty in a fast-paced Jeopardy-style game with the Criminal Justice Society! The questions will cover criminal justice issues and facts, and student winners will receive gift cards.
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Wednesday, December 18 | 5:00 p.m.–5:25 p.m. and 5:30 p.m.–5:55 p.m. | Birnbaum Library, Collaborative Learning Room
Philosophy and religious studies student Luca Del Deo ’21 will be leading relaxation sessions for everyone! Let your stress melt away for one of these helpful sessions.
Fall Premiere Kick-off
Wednesday, December 4 | 6:00 p.m.–9:00 p.m. | One Pace Plaza, Room E303
POP TV will be premiering student films from members of their club as well as film and screen studies majors. Come for the entertainment, food, and prizes! The company is great, too.
Korean Entertainment Night
Wednesday, December 4 | 6:00 p.m.–9:00 p.m. | Bianco Room
Join Global Korea Through Entertainment (GKTE) for a night full of dancing, music, food, and fun. All are welcome to attend!
’80s Aerobics Class
Wednesday, December 4 | 8:00 p.m.–11:59 p.m. | Student Center West
Her Campus will be hosting a totally radical ’80s themed aerobics class. No leg warmers or headbands necessary, but you’re welcome to rock them.
Thursday, December 5 | 2:00 p.m.–11:45 p.m. | Student Center West
P.A.C.E. Board’s open mic night is a chance for students to showcase their art—both scheduled and impromptu—with a special performance at the end. Come to perform or enjoy the show!
Reusable Utensil Sale
Thursday, December 5 | 3:25 p.m.–4:25 p.m. | One Pace Plaza, Tabling Hub
Dig in and join the Pace Sustainability Initiative for their giveaway of a $2 reusable utensil set. They’re helping eliminate plastic!
Thursday, December 5 | 5:00 p.m.–7:00 p.m. | 41 Park Row, Art Gallery
"A Light Flex," the exhibition featuring students enrolled in Fall 2019’s Project Studio course, showcases a full semester of work encompassing sculptures, paintings, and video shorts. Featured artists include Joseph Allen, Christiana Birch, Pudlo Bogdan, Jackson Byrnes, Jamel Carroll, Nalia Colas, Artpitaa Day, Arin Goldsmith, Adam Al-Hatlani, Salena Ma, Netzy Martinez, Brian James Miranda, Ritz Nihalani, Janvi Patel, and Corine Winkley.
Ice Skates Time
Thursday, December 5 | 5:30 p.m.–8:00 p.m. | Meet at the Student Center
Lace up those skates! The International Student Club invites you for an evening of ice skating at Central Park’s Wollman Rink. Be sure to grab your tickets if you’re interested in joining them out on the ice.
Movie Screening: Train to Busan
Friday, December 6 | 7:00 p.m.–9:30 p.m. | One Pace Plaza, Room E303
Korean thriller Train to Busan is billed as a “harrowing zombie horror-thriller” with a 93% fresh rating on Rotten Tomatoes. You’re in for a scare with the Animation, Comics, and Entertainment House club!
Rho Thea’s 25th Anniversary Celebration
Friday, December 6 | 7:08 p.m.–10:16 p.m. | Bianco Room
The Rho Theta Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha will be celebrating 25 years of service at Pace! Their legacy of sisterhood, service, cultural awareness, and diversity has left an indelible mark on the NYC Campus, and they’d like to share this important moment with our entire community.
Setters Rest Stop: Trivia Night
Monday, December 9 | 7:00 p.m. | One Pace Plaza, Student Center West
Did someone say free food and prizes? SDACA sure did! Stop by for a bite to eat and to potentially win big before your next study session.
Movie Screening: Blade Runner
Tuesday, December 10 | 7:00 p.m.–9:00 p.m. | Birnbaum Library, Collaborative Learning Room
Enjoy the original science fiction film that became an instant culture classic. Starring a young Harrison Ford, Blade Runner continues to captivate and mystify audiences to this day—and it even inspired the recent Ryan Gosling sequel.
Setters Rest Stop: Hustlers Screening
Tuesday, December 10 | 7:30 p.m. | 41 Park Row, 8th Floor
This 2019 crime drama features a killer cast of women: Constance Wu, Jennifer Lopez, Julia Stiles, Keke Palmer, Lili Reinhart, Lizzo, and Cardi B. See it with SDACA! Snacks will be provided.
Trivia Night: Parks and Recreation
Tuesday, December 10 | 8:00 p.m.–10:00 p.m. | One Pace Plaza, Room E324
Oh Ann, you beautiful tropical fish. Join Universal Pictures at Pace for their trivia night based on the TV show Parks and Recreation.
Setters Rest Stop: Bamboo Plants
Wednesday, December 11 | 12:00 p.m.–2:00 p.m. | 41 Park Row, Dezer Den
Put together a DIY bamboo plant with SDACA to spruce up your study space! Plants are known to help encourage mindfulness and they just look so darn cute.
Setters Rest Stop: Relaxation Lounge
Thursday, December 12 | 1:00 p.m.–5:00 p.m. | Student Center
Massage chairs, oxygen bar, free food—all that and more at SDACA’s oasis right on the NYC Campus. Be sure to make time between classes and studying to practice some self-care.
Thursday, December 12 | 6:30 p.m.–8:30 p.m. | 41 Park Row, 8th Floor
Peer Advocates Against Sexual Assault will be hosting a free yoga class to de-stress before finals. Mats will be provided, but you’re encouraged to bring your own. All skill levels are welcome!
Setters Rest Stop: A Christmas Carol
Thursday, December 12 | 7:00 p.m. | Student Center
You’re invited to enjoy this timeless holiday classic, which will only be on Broadway for eight weeks! Following the critically acclaimed runs at London’s Old Vic, A Christmas Carol is sure to put you in the holiday spirit. Purchase your discounted tickets, Scrooge fans.
Setters Rest Stop: Ornament Decorating
Friday, December 13 | 12:00 p.m.–2:00 p.m | 41 Park Row, 8th Floor
It isn’t the holidays without crafting. Throw the fake snow and get glitter-fied with SDACA when they unwind during finals by decorating a few ornaments.
Friday, December 13 | 6:00 p.m.–8:00 p.m | Birnbaum Library, Collaborative Learning Room
Did someone say free pizza? Get a chance to play some of your favorite childhood board games while enjoying a cheesy treat right before winter break officially starts.
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