Weekend Schedule

Brandeis graduates standing in Gosman

Friday, May 19, 2017
8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Einstein Bros. open Shapiro Campus Center
8:30 to 10 a.m. Sherman cafeteria open for breakfast Hassenfeld Conference Center
8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Library Open Goldfarb Library
9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Bookstore open Shapiro Campus Center
9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Fine Arts Senior Honors Exhibit Dreitzer Gallery
11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Sherman Cafeteria open for lunch Hassenfeld Conference Center
Noon to 5 p.m. Art Museum Open Rose Art Museum
2 to 3:30  p.m. Peace, Conflict & Coexistence Studies and Social Justice & Social Policy Reception Rapaporte Treasure Hall
3 to 5 p.m. Environmental Studies Reception International Lounge
3:30 to 5 p.m. Education Program Reception Schwartz Auditorium
4 to 4:45 p.m. Baccalaureate Service Chapel's Pond
Rain Location: Berlin Chapel
5 to 7 p.m. Sherman Cafeteria open for dinner Hassenfeld Conference Center
5 to 7 p.m. President's Reception for seniors and families Shapiro Campus Center Atrium
6:30 to 8 p.m. Conservative/Egalitarian Jewish services Levine Ross
6:30 to 8 p.m. Orthodox Jewish services Berlin Chapel
6:30 to 8 p.m. Reform Jewish services Pearlman Lounge
8 p.m. Traditional Shabbat dinner (sign-up and payment required in advance) Sherman Hall
 
Saturday, May 20, 2017
8:30 to 10 a.m. Sherman Cafeteria open for breakfast Hassenfeld Conference Center
8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Einstein Bros. open Shapiro Campus Center
9 a.m. to noon Conservative/Egalitarian Jewish services Levine Ross
9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Fine Arts Senior Honor Exhibit Dreitzer Gallery
9 a.m. to noon Orthodox Jewish Services Berlin Chapel
10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Bookstore open Shapiro Campus Center
11:30 a.m. to
1:30 p.m.
Sherman Cafeteria open for lunch Hassenfeld Conference Center
Noon to 6 p.m. Library Open Goldfarb Library
Noon to 5 p.m. Art Museum Open Rose Art Museum
1:30 to 3 p.m.  Phi Beta Kappa initiation ceremony (reception immediately following)  Spingold Theater Main Stage
2 to 3 p.m. Artist Talk with Honorary Degree Recipient Jack Whitten Pollack Fine Arts Building
5 to 7 p.m. Sherman Cafeteria open for dinner Hassenfeld Conference Center
5 to 6 p.m. Ecumenical Service Bethlehem Chapel
7:30 to 9 p.m.  Orthodox Jewish services Berlin Chapel
7:30 to 9 p.m. Conservative/Egalitarian Jewish services Levine Ross
 
Sunday, May 21, 2017
7 a.m. Orthodox Jewish service Berlin Chapel
7 to 11 a.m. Chapels open for meditation Berlin, Harlan and Bethlehem chapels
7 a.m. to 4 p.m. Bookstore open Shapiro Campus Center
7 a.m. to 4 p.m. Einstein Bros. open Shapiro Campus Center 
7:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Concession area open Gosman tent
8 to 9:30 a.m. Morning diploma ceremonies Various locations
8:30 to 10 a.m. Sherman Cafeteria open for continental breakfast Hassenfeld Conference Center
10 a.m. Student line-up: Undergraduates Exterior tunnel entrance to Gosman
10 a.m. Student line-up: Graduate students Shapiro Gym (Gosman)
10:30 a.m. Main Commencement ceremony Gosman Sports and Convocation Center
11:30 a.m. to
1:30 p.m.
Sherman Cafeteria open for continental lunch Hassenfeld Conference Center
Noon to 5 p.m. Library Open Goldfarb Library
Noon to 5 p.m. Art Museum Open Rose Art Museum
1:30 to 3 p.m. Midday diploma ceremonies Various locations
4 to 5:30 p.m. Afternoon diploma ceremonies Various locations