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Say Sp-ahhh (PLV)

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You deserve a breather. Ease into the end of the semester with spa nights, a destressing seminar, a day on the beach, and more as part of 50 Days and 50 Nights.

50 Days and 50 Nights is almost over, but don’t feel down! The events this week are designed to lift your spirits and help you head into finals relaxed and ready. Don’t miss spa nights, a stress workshop, a spring fling, a beach bash, and much more thanks to SDCA.

Here’s a look at what’s coming up:

Monday, April 24

Strengths Bracelets
12:00 p.m.–1:15 p.m. | Kessel Well
Friendship bracelets are always in style, and StrengthsQuest interns are hosting a bracelet-building event for students to choose a strength and make a bracelet to match!

Tie Dye Event
9:00 p.m. | Gottesman Patio
Get funky and use your colorful imagination to create tie dye masterpieces! The 808s and BSU are coming together to host a tie-dyeing event for the Pace Community to express themselves, relax, and enjoy each other’s company.

Tuesday, April 25

Interview Workshop
3:30 p.m.–5:30 p.m. | Kessel Conference Room A/B
Are you preparing for upcoming interviews? Have questions about what to say and what employers will ask so you can land an offer? Come to the Career Center’s interview workshops to be prepared and ready to take on every interview with confidence.

Let’s Talk College
8:00 p.m.–11:30 p.m. | Gottesman
Navigating college can be a challenge. In this conversation, learn how to be a better student in ethical and academic situations, and show support for fellow Setters and the battles each of us fight.

Wednesday, April 26

Commuter Life: Spring Fling
12:00 p.m.–1:15 p.m. | Miller Lawn
Spring has sprung! Celebrate with an almost end of the semester celebration, which will include a food truck, music, and fun activities for all.

Planting an Impression
12:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m. | Alumni Lawn
Join Omega Phi Beta and Sigma Lambda Upsilon for one of their signature events that raises awareness against injustices suffered by women and sheds light on the issues that women face every day.

Softball vs. Mercy College
3:00 p.m. | Softball Field
The Pace Setters are ready to show no mercy to the Mercy College Mavericks in this exciting baseball matchup.

Women’s Lacrosse vs. Le Moyne College
7:00 p.m. | Pace Stadium
Dolphins may rule the sea, but the Setters are ready to show they rule the field.

Stress 101
8:30 p.m.–11:00 p.m. | Gottesman Room
Don’t let stress drag you down! Sigma Lambda Upsilon holds this annual event for Pace Community to destress and have fun with the Pace Senoritas before midterms.

Thursday, April 27

VOX Spring Launch
12:15 p.m.–1:15 p.m. | Butcher Suite
Get an inside look at the literary geniuses and Picassos of Pace! VOX will launch their spring magazine showcasing the art and literary work of students, faculty, and staff on the Pleasantville Campus.

Nature Trail Clean-Up
3:30 p.m.–5:00 p.m. | Meet at the Environmental Center
Keep your campus clean! The Nature Trail Clean-Up is an opportunity for students to help clean up their own backyard and keep it beautiful for years to come!

Spa Night
9:00 p.m.–11:00 p.m. | Butcher Suite
You deserve a break! Join the sisters of Zeta Nu Phi for a special spa night, where the girls will pamper you with freshly-painted nails, temporary tattoos, face masks, and DIY bath bombs.

Open Mic Night
9:00 p.m.–12:00 a.m. | Kessel Setters Lounge
Open up and let your talents be heard! WPAW is hosting an open mic night for students to express themselves in whatever way they see fit, whether it's comedy, singing, or something different! Food will be provided.

Friday, April 28

RHA Block Party
12:00 p.m.–6:00 p.m. | Townhouses
Whether you’re a new or old kid on the block, head over to the RHA Block Party to close out the annual RHA month. With food, activities, games, and more, the block party will build community within residential life by bringing first-year students and above together for a fun day.

AXP Beach Bash
1:00 p.m.–5:00 p.m. | Alumni Lawn
Let’s go to the beach, beach! The brothers of AXP are bringing the beach to you. Relax, soak up the sun, and spend a day on the “beach” right in our backyard.

Softball vs. St. Thomas Aquinas College
3:00 p.m. | Softball Field
Honor our departing softball seniors in this special Senior Day game against the St. Thomas Aquinas College Spartans.

Blue and Golds: Campus Community Award Ceremony
4:30 p.m.–7:30 p.m. | Willcox Multipurpose Room
Support the Setters bleeding blue and gold and giving back to our community! The Blue and Golds, formerly known as the Pace Pride Awards, is an opportunity for various facets of student life to come together in celebration of accomplishments and awards, which recognize outstanding members of the Pace Community.

AXE Hot Dog Eating Contest
6:00 p.m.–6:00 p.m. | Miller Lawn
Hot diggity! AXE’s ready to test your appetite with a hot dog eating contest! Think you can down as many dogs as champion Joey Chestnut? Show your skills and step up to the plate.

65 Roses Gala
6:00 p.m.–11:00 p.m. | Gottesman Room
Did you know approximately 1,000 new cases of Cystic Fibrosis are diagnosed in the country each year? Join Delta Phi Epsilon for their 65 Roses Gala, where they will auction off baskets with all proceeds going to their philanthropy for Cystic Fibrosis.

Men’s Lacrosse vs. Franklin Pierce University
6:00 p.m. | Pace Stadium
Celebrate the senior Setters at Senior Day as they attempt to rock Franklin Pierce University and Rocky the Raven from clinching a win.

Spa Night
7:00 pm.–10:00 p.m. | Kessel Multipurpose Room
Time to unwind with another trip to the “spa.” Students will have the opportunity to alleviate finals stress with spa-themed activities while socializing with other students.

Saturday, April 29

DKE Slip and Slide
12:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m. | Miller Lawn
Slip and slide right into the end of the semester! Join DKE for free pizza, a dunk tank, a slip and slide, and a dolphin slide!

'90s Willcox Party
9:00 p.m. | Willcox Multipurpose Room
Do you ever want to travel back in time? Do you ever feel like the ‘90s is the real era for you? Put on your best '90s duds and head to BSU's '90s party that will transport you back to the decade through music and dance.

Sunday, April 30

Pig Roast
12:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m. | Miller Lawn
In the mood for some fresh BBQ? Join the brothers of DKE for a fun day on Miller Lawn filled with free food and a fresh pig roast!

Sunday Funday
4:00 p.m.–7:00 p.m. | Alumni Lawn
The Sisters of Sigma Iota Chi know the best way to a fun Sunday—with food, games, and activities carnival style! Celebrate the end of the semester with freshly-popped popcorn, hot dogs, Italian ice, a chocolate fountain, and inflatable games. Admission will be $5 for students and all proceeds will be donated to the Alzheimer’s Association.

Monday, May 1

Strengths Crests
12:00 p.m.–1:15 p.m. | Kessel Well
Create your crest of strength! StrengthsQuest interns will host an activity for students to create a crest of their strengths and giveaways will be included!

Tuesday, May 2

Baseball vs. Adelphi
3:30 p.m. | Baseball Field
Watch as the Setters attempt to send the Adelphi Panthers running all the way home.

Interview Workshop
3:30 p.m.–5:30 p.m. | Kessel Conference Room A/B
Are you preparing for upcoming interviews? Have questions about what to say and what employers will ask so you can land an offer? Come to the Career Center’s interview workshops to be prepared and ready to take on every interview with confidence.

Study with the Senoritas
8:30 p.m.–11:00 p.m. | Mortola Library
The Pace Senoritas are here to help you stress less! Join their study session and feel more prepared for your finals.

Senior VIP Room at Midnight Breakfast
10:00 p.m.–3:00 a.m. | Gottesman Room
Time to celebrate, Seniors! Head to the Senior VIP Room in Gottesman for a chance to celebrate with you peers and eat special treats as part of midnight breakfast.

Wednesday, May 3

Baseball vs. Caldwell University
3:30 p.m. | Baseball Field
Pace’s baseball team will attempt to show the Caldwell University Cougars are no match for our strong Setters.

Friday, May 5

Spring 2017 Game Night Series
6:00 p.m.–9:00 p.m. | Mortola Library
Collect friends and relieve stress as you pass go! You’re about to encounter a fortune greater than any amount of Monopoly money by making friends and taking time to unwind over board games at Mortola Library game night, featuring a variety of gaming options.