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Thanksgiving at Pace 2019

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Gift market. Craft-making. Friendsgiving. Plenty of food. Come together and give thanks with your fellow Setters! There are Thanksgiving-themed events on both the NYC and Pleasantville Campuses, and you’re invited.

NYC Campus

Thanksgiving Crafts
Wednesday, November 13 | 12:10 p.m.–1:10 p.m. | One Pace Plaza, Room E300
Join the National Student Speech Language Hearing Association (NSSLHA) when they make crafts for AHRC NYC, an organization working to support people with intellectual and other developmental disabilities.

Transfers Give Back
Thursday, November 21 | 7:00 p.m.–9:30 p.m. | One Pace Plaza, Student Center East
Join the Student Government Association's Transfer Ambassadors at an evening of giving back and giving thanks.

Pacegiving
Friday, November 22 | 5:15 p.m.–8:00 p.m. | 163 William Street, 2nd Floor
It’s that time of year! Once again, Seidenberg is teaming up with the Honors College for their annual gathering to share a meal and donate to those in need. All are welcome to this event! You don't need to be a Seidenberg student or in Honors College, but you do need to bring at least one non-perishable item and RSVP for Pacegiving in advance.

A HeForShe Thanksgiving Feast
Friday, November 22 | 7:00 p.m.–9:00 p.m. | 41 Park Row, 8th Floor
HeForShe Pace is hosting a night of thankfulness, yummy food, and togetherness. They’re bringing a little piece of home to everyone at Pace. All are welcome to attend!

Friendsgiving Feast
Saturday, November 23 | 4:00 p.m.–8:00 p.m. | 41 Park Row, 8th Floor
Join Rotaract Pace for free food, karaoke, dancing, and giveaways! Feel free to bring a dish to share as well to participate in the spirit of giving (and show off your culinary skills). Be sure to register on OrgSync to participate in Rotaract Pace’s Friendsgiving Feast.

Friendsgiving Feast
Tuesday, November 26 | 1:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m. | Bianco Room
Eat, celebrate, and give thanks with the International Student Club! Plenty of good eats and fun activities will be available to all guests. This is a great way to meet others in the Pace Community and to share in the seasonal fun.

Thanks 4 Giving Canned Food Drive
Through Saturday, November 30 | Various locations
Student Affairs’ Programming Action Team are sponsoring a canned food drive! All donations will benefit Pace Provisions, the newly opened food pantry on campus. Please find a donation drop box at any of the following offices:

  • >> Birnbaum Library (One Pace Plaza) One non-perishable food item will deduct $2 in library fines!
  • >> Counseling Center (156 William Street, 8th Floor)
  • >> LGBTQA+ and Social Justice Center (41 Park Row, 9th Floor)
  • >> Office of Housing and Residential Life (One Pace Plaza, 6th Floor)
  • >> Office of Multicultural Affairs (41 Park Row, 9th Floor)
  • >> Office for Student Success (One Pace Plaza, 2nd Floor, Room Y21)
  • >> SDACA (41 Park Row, 8th Floor)
  • >> Student Accessibility Services (156 William Street, 8th Floor)

Pleasantville Campus

Hopes Door Holiday Drive
Registration ends Tuesday, November 12, at 9:00 a.m.
The holiday season is a time for giving thanks and giving back! If you’re interested in helping a family in need this holiday season, here’s your chance. If you (or a group) are interested in sponsoring a family, simply fill out this form and Hope’s Door will assign your team a family and possible gift ideas. For questions, please email Rachel Carpenter, AVP for Student Affairs and Dean for Students.

ASL Club Friendsgiving
November 13 | 12:15 p.m. | Miller Hall, Room 23
Pace’s American Sign Language (ASL) Club invites you to their Friendsgiving gathering! No experience is necessary. Come learn and spend time with a great group of people during this festive time of year.

Holiday Gift Market
Wednesday, November 20 | 12:00 p.m.–1:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m.–9:00 p.m. | Kessel Student Center
‘Tis the season, and the National Student Nurse Association (NSNA) will be set up to fulfill all your holiday shopping needs. Spread some cheer and grab a gift early! You’ll be glad you beat the rush. Check out their selection when they table in the Kessel Student Center before Thanksgiving break.

Thanksgiving Extravaganza
Wednesday, November 20 | 8:00 p.m.–11:00 p.m. | Gottesman Room
Every year, the Students of Caribbean Awareness (SOCA) host a banquet with a mixture of food emphasizing those of Caribbean heritage. There are also performances and giveaways! If you’d like a raffle ticket, bring canned goods and toiletries to support their philanthropy efforts.

Did we miss something? Send us an email and we'll add your Thanksgiving events here! 

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