main navigation
my pace

Current Students

back to Current Students

Big Gay Welcome (NYC)

News Story

Tie-dye, DIY projects, mixers—the LGBTQA+ Center is pulling out all the stops to welcome back students for fall 2018, and we’re so hype for the events they have planned!

Pace Pride Choir
Looking to join a choir with minimal rehearsals? Non-competitive? Fun? Try the LGBTQA+ inclusive singing ensemble! Please email Graduate Assistant Emmett ASAP to schedule an audition.

Tie-Dye Day
Wednesday, September 5 | 10:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m. | 41 Park Row, Room 902
Make friends and come tie-dye at the Center! T-shirts will be provided—just bring yourself and your creativity.

The Crafty Lumberjacks
Friday, September 7 | 12:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m. | 41 Park Row, Room 902
Schedule in your weekly self-care! For their first “Healing Friday” series, Andrew Boza and Dennis Setteducati of The Crafty Lumberjacks fame will be visiting to teach their DIY tricks.

Out to Lunch
Monday, September 10 | 12:10 p.m. | 41 Park Row, Room 902
This is a discussion group exclusively for LGBTQA+ students. Stop by the Center for a judgment-free space—and plenty of good eats, too.

Exercise With Emmett
Monday, September 10 | 7:00 p.m.–8:00 p.m. | Meet in the gym
Come exercise, do yoga, shoot hoops, or be active however you’re able with LGBTQA+ friends and allies! Graduate assistant Emmett will be there to facilitate.

T-Time
Wednesday, September 12 | 12:15 p.m. | 41 Park Row, Room 902
This discussion group provides an exclusive space for trans and gender non-conforming students to share, get advice, and hear from their peers in a judgment-free zone.

Welcome Back Mixer
Thursday, September 13 | 7:00 p.m.–9:00 p.m. | 41 Park Row, 8th Floor (SDACA Lounge)
It’s the annual LGBTQA+ mixer! Don’t miss out on this opportunity to catch up with old friends and make new ones. It’s confirmed to be a good time.

Queer and Trans Women’s Morning Group
Friday, September 14 | 10:30 a.m.–12:00 p.m. | 41 Park Row, Room 902
Grab a coffee and join Assistant Director Erin (along with special guests!) for an early morning discussion group for queer and trans women. #SistersNotCisters

QPOC’s Trip to the Brooklyn Museum
Saturday, September 15 | 11:00 a.m. | Meet at 41 Park Row, Room 902
This is QPOC’s first event of the year at the Brooklyn Museum’s opening exhibit of “Soul of a Nation: Art in the Age of Black Power.” Don’t forget your MetroCard!

Exercise With Emmett
Monday, September 17 | 7:00 p.m.–8:00 p.m. | Meet in the gym
Come exercise, do yoga, shoot hoops, or be active however you’re able with LGBTQA+ friends and allies! Graduate Assistant Emmett will be there to facilitate.

Big Gay Ice Cream Outing
Friday, September 21 | 4:00 p.m. | Meet at 41 Park Row, Room 902
Meet at the Center and don’t forget to bring a MetroCard! You’ll be enjoying a giant Bea Arthur at Big Gay Ice Cream, then a stop at the Historic Stonewall Inn.

Menu