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March for Our Lives

News Story

Pace's Center for Community Action and Research is teaming up with the Andrew Goodman Foundation to bring a week of events dedicated to talking about gun violence all leading up to the national March For Our Lives on Saturday, March 24.

For more than a decade, Pace’s Center for Community Action and Research (CCAR) has supported civic engagement, social responsibility, and reciprocal partnerships with the community, resulting in enriched learning for positive change. This week, they’re teaming up with the Andrew Goodman Foundation, which works to make young voices and votes a powerful force in democracy.

PLV Campus

March for Our Lives
Saturday, March 24 | Time and location TBA
Pace student Lindita Kulla, Multicultural Affairs and Diversity Programs, and the Center for Community Action and Research are organizing for the March for Our Lives Event in New York City and they want you to come! Sign up OrgSync to commit to attend and have your transportation costs covered. Please be sure that you can attend the march. There are limited seats to take people and we want to make sure that everyone who wants to attend, can attend. Please e-mail with questions.

NYC Campus

Common Hour Conversation

Tuesday, March 20 | 3:25 p.m.4:25 p.m. | W613
Students discuss ending gun violence with New Yorkers Against Gun Violence, an organization  that’s been working since 1993 to reduce gun violence through legislative advocacy and education designed to encourage action, influence public opinion, and lead to policy change.

Take Action Against Gun Violence
Wednesday, March 21 | 11:45 a.m.1:15 p.m. | Birnbaum Lobby
Sign petitions about ways to prevent or end gun violence by stopping campus carry, improving background checks, banning assault weapons, and more. This is also an opportunity for students to sign up to attend New York’s March for Our Lives on Saturday, March 24.

Poster Making Workshop
Thursday, March 22 | 3:30 p.m.5:00 p.m. | SDACA Lounge
Attending the march and have something to say? Come hang out, craft messages, and go old school with markers and posterboard.

March for Our Lives
Saturday, March 24 | 9:30 a.m. | Meet in Courtyard
As kids and families of March For Our Lives take to the streets of Washington, DC, to demand that their lives and safety become a priority and that we end this epidemic of mass school shootings, Pace students will take to the streets of NYC as part of our local march. RSVP no later than Thursday, March 22.