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One Pleasant Week (PLV)

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A week for the Greeks, a night to cure cancer, an afternoon of baseball, and prizes and barbecue in between. Pleasantville’s week looks pretty perfect to us.

Greek Week
Monday, April 18–Sunday, April 24│ Event times and locations vary
PLV is celebrating Greek Life likes it’s 1966 to mark the 50th anniversary of Greek Life at Pace. This year’s highlights include Greek Week Kickoff on Monday, April 18, at 9:00 p.m. in Setters Lounge; a Bring Back the 90s Jeopardy Game on Tuesday, April 19, at 9:00 p.m. in Gottesman; inductions and Greek Week Dinner on Wednesday, April 20, at 9:00 p.m. in Willcox Multipurpose Room; a TriCrown Competition on Wednesday, April 20, at 9:00 p.m. in Gottesman; and Greek Olympics, Banner Competition, and Rock Painting on Miller Lawn on Sunday, April 24, beginning at 11:00 a.m.

Relay for Life Auction
Monday, April 18 │ 9:00 a.m.–9:00 p.m. │ Gottesman
A Kate Spade bag, an Apple Watch, PS4, and so much more! It could all be yours if your ticket number is right. Relay for Life teams have donated prizes and baskets in support of the big event happening on April 22. Prizes are won by purchasing tickets for each item—small prizes are just $3 per ticket, or $5 for two tickets; and large prizes are $5 per ticket, or $8 for two tickets. Break out the Lincolns and test your luck.

Tie Dye with SigIChi
Monday, April 18 │ 12:10 p.m.–1:10 p.m. │ Miller Lawn
Common Hour just turned into a unique hour. Join the sisters of Sigma Iota Chi for a special afternoon of tie dye, where you can create an original swirl of colors and patterns all your own. Shirts and supplies will be provided.

Baseball vs. University of New Haven
Tuesday, April 19 │ 3:30 p.m. │ Peter X. Finnerty Field
Will the Setters let the Chargers take to the scoreboard? Here’s to rooting for the home team and a shut-out ball game.

Dunk the Commuter Assistant/Field Day
Wednesday, April 20 │ 12:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m. │ Miller Lawn
How good is your aim and how strong is your arm? Commuter Life’s dunk tank will put them to the test as you try to make a splash out of the commuter assistant. Field day games like tug-of-war will also be happening on the lawn to get you in the springtime spirit.

Casino Night
Thursday, April 21 │ 6:00 p.m.–9:00 p.m. │ Boudreau Lounge
Pick a card, roll the dice, and test your luck with the brothers of Pace as InterFraternity Council hosts Casino Night. And if the games just aren’t on your side, just remember it’s ok to shout “craps!” here.

Baseball vs. University of Bridgeport
Thursday, April 21 │ 3:30 p.m. │ Peter X. Finnerty Field
Purple Knights don’t stand a chance against the Setters, swinging for the fences.

Earth Day Tree Planting Ceremony
Friday, April 22 │ 12:00 p.m.–1:00 p.m. │ Setters Café
N.A.T.U.R.E. will plant two native fruit and nut trees in commemoration of Earth Month. This event will stress the importance of trees and environmental sustainability and stewardship. In planting food trees, we hope to connect our campus to its food, encouraging healthy eating locally. Reading of poetry and environmental discussion will be included.

Relay for Life
Friday, April 22 │ 4:00 p.m.–4:00 a.m. │ Ann and Alfred Goldstein Health, Fitness, and Recreation Center
One in three people will be diagnosed with cancer during their lifetime. The journey to end this horrible disease starts with a single step, and the PLV Campus is encouraging you to take that step with them and celebrate, remember, and fight back against cancer as Colleges Against Cancer at Pace hosts the American Cancer Society’s Relay for Life. Click here for more information.

A la Parilla BBQ
Saturday, April 23 │ 2:00 p.m.–6:00 p.m. │ Miller Lawn
The spring semester is beginning to wind down and so should you. Hit the lawn with your friends for some food, music, and relaxation before the dreaded “F” word arrives.

Men's Lacrosse vs. Assumption College
Saturday, April 23 │ 12:00 p.m. │ Pace Stadium
It’s a dog-eat-dog game as the Setters take on the Greyhounds. Who will be top dog? Find out at the game.

Baseball Double Header vs. College of Saint Rose
Saturday, April 23 │ 12:00 p.m. and 3:30 p.m. │ Peter X. Finnerty Field
Hey batter, batter; swing, batter, batter—you’re out, Golden Knights! It’s a doubleheader you won’t want to miss. Pack the stands with your friends for a Saturday at the ballpark.

Annual SOCA Fashion Show
Saturday, April 23 │ 5:30 p.m. │ Willcox Multipurpose Room
The most fashionable party on campus is back and this year’s theme is Cultural Masquerade! Join Students of Caribbean Awareness for music, new designers, performances, and music by DJ Neptune. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. and the cat walk lights up at 6:00 p.m. Tickets are $7 for Pace students and $10 for non-Pace students and can be purchased here.