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This Week in NYC

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In the spirit of giving and coming together to unite for important causes? Check out the events happening on the NYC Campus this week, from social justice and race panels, to a fun afro-cultural affair.

Feeling the need for unity or a little inspiration? Check out these awesome events happening on the NYC Campus this week to help the Pace Community come together on important topics and issues, and also round out the week with entertainment including an alt-pop band and basketball tournament.

Here’s a look at what’s coming up this week:

Monday, November 14

Women’s Leader and Social Justice Panel
12:10 p.m.–1:10 p.m. | Student Union, Meeting Room A
Interested in activism and nonprofits? Attend the Women’s Leader and Social Justice Panel with the Women’s Leadership Initiative (WLI) and #PaceUEndRape. Learn about the experiences of social justice activists and advocates for underserved populations and the significance of campus activism as a way to create lasting and meaningful change in the Pace Community, and also enjoy some free food! Click here for more information on the panelists.

Tuesday, November 15

The “R” Word
3:25 p.m.–5:00 p.m. | Bianco Room
Do you yearn to talk about race but find that the spaces to have these conversations are scarce? Hear a panel of Pace professors talk about the “R” word and share your own thoughts and opinions at this special discussion.  

Screening of Audrie and Daisy
7:00 p.m.–9:00 p.m. | Bianco Room
Stop by the Bianco Room and watch the buzzed-about film Audrie and Daisy. This documentary examines the effects on families, friends, and schools when young women find that sexual assault crimes against them have been caught on camera. Free food will be provided. For more information, click here.  

Wednesday, November 16

Chinese Economics Exhibit
11:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m. | Student Union
Join International Programs and Services for a comprehensive exhibit on Chinese economics.

The Afro-Cultural Affair
6:00 p.m.–10:00 p.m. | Student Union
Black Student Union is bringing you an evening of performances from Syncopated Ladies, Casa Brazilia, and Djoniba African Dance, henna, raffles, cultural food, music, vendors, and good vibes all around. BSU is taking over the Pace University Snapchat account that night so be sure to follow @paceuniversity.

Thursday, November 17

Pace Thursdays
3:30 p.m. | One Pace Plaza, Birnbaum Library
Got spirit, Setters? Setter Spirit Ambassadors present #PaceThursdays where you can show off your Pace pride by wearing your Pace gear or blue and yellow on Thursdays to win prizes! Stop by the Spirit Ambassadors table in front of Birnbaum Library every Thursday during Common Hour and share your spirit on social media using #PaceThursdays.

Friday, November 18

I Am—Evening of Worship
7:00 p.m. | Bianco Room
Christian Fellowship at Pace for an evening of singing, spoken word, testimonials, and much more.

India’s Growth Story
1:00 p.m. | Lecture Hall West
Learn about India’s growth as a country through first-hand experiences and stories from Riva Ganguly Das, Consul General of India.

Learn CPR
12:00 p.m.–1:00 p.m. | 163 William Street, 1510 Conference Room
Join the Pre-Med Society for an informative and interactive session to help you be prepared for a time of need by learning CPR.

Saturday, November 19

WPUB Presents the Bohemians
8:00 p.m.–10:00 p.m.  | One Pace Plaza, Student Union
Enjoy alt-pop music? Bohemians, an alternative-pop band formed in 2012 from Long Island, will be performing a live concert presented by WPUB Radio as part of their new "WPUB Presents" concert series.

Shamrock Shootout
10:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m. | C-Level Gymnasium
Take a lucky shot! Kappa Delta Sorority will be hosting its first annual Shamrock Shootout Basketball Tournament—a three-on-three tournament with official referees, free food for players and spectators, and a $300 grand prize for the winning team. Team registration is $100 and includes up to five players who will receive t-shirts, free food, and two buy-in games. If you are interested in forming a team or attending as a spectator, you can do so by registering or purchasing a ticket here. All of the proceeds from this event will go directly to Prevent Child Abuse America and the New York Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children.