2019 Schedule

Tuesday, May 14

Wristbanding & Cap Decorating

10 a.m.–4 p.m., Shapiro Campus Center (SCC) Atrium

Bring your purchased Senior Week pass and Brandeis ID to the SCC Atrium to get a wristband for the week! This will also be the last chance for kickballers without a team to sign up for the Free Agent List. Stick around to play some giant versions of your favorite childhood games with your friends! There will also be a station to decorate your caps for the big day.

Class of 2019 Faculty/Staff Appreciation and Teaching Awards Reception

2–3:30 p.m., International Lounge, Usdan

It's a Tradition! Please join us to celebrate the faculty and staff who have influenced your time at Brandeis! This is an opportunity to thank those who have assisted, mentored, and inspired you throughout your semesters here. Please complete the online form to share names of people you would like to recognize during this annual Senior Week event.

The Aquarium!

8 p.m.–Midnight, New England Aquarium, Boston, MA
Single Ticket Price: $35
Buses leave Brandeis at 7:30 p.m., buses leave Aquarium at Midnight

The New England Aquarium is a Boston staple, and you’re getting it all to yourselves! Enjoy a night of dancing, while learning about marine wildlife. Food will be provided, and there will be a cash bar. Bring Brandeis and state ID.

Wednesday, May 15

13th Annual Senior Week Kickball Tournament

Noon–7 p.m., Gosman Athletic Fields
Price: $10 per team

Senior Week and the Department of Athletics present the Thirteenth Annual Senior Intramural Kickball Tournament – check out imleagues.com/brandeis for more information and to register your team of seniors! (Start and end times for Kickball may be adjusted slightly depending on the number of teams that sign-up and the start time of evening events. In the case of rain, games will continue through Friday). If you have any questions about kickball or need help finding a team, email jmizraji@brandeis.edu.

Food Truck Festival

1–4 p.m., Gosman Parking Lot (Rain Location: Levin Ballroom)

Stop by the kickball field to enjoy free foods and sweets, and having a great time enjoying the kickball tournament with friends! Several food trucks will be parked near Gosman to provide Middle Eastern cuisine, cookies and ice-cream sandwiches. There will also be student bands presenting their great music during the festival!

Trivia with Hiatt Career Center

9–11 p.m., Levin Ballroom, Usdan

Team up with friends and join us for some amazing competition at this year’s Trivia night! Compete to win some great prizes! The team winning the first place will get a VIP experience with Boston Boat Cruise, including a free Uber Black trip. Sponsored by the Hiatt Career Center.

Thursday, May 16

13th Annual Senior Week Kickball Tournament

1–6 p.m., Gosman Athletic Fields
Price: $10 per team

Senior Week and the Department of Athletics present the Thirteenth Annual Senior Intramural Kickball Tournament – check out imleagues.com/brandeis for more information and to register your team of seniors! (Start and end times for Kickball may be adjusted slightly depending on the number of teams that sign-up and the start time of evening events. In the case of rain, games will continue through Friday). If you have any questions about kickball or need help finding a team, email jmizraji@brandeis.edu.

BBQ & Inflatables

1–4 p.m., Gosman Parking Lot (Rain Location: Levin Ballroom)
Price: Free

Stop by the kickball fields to hang out with your friends and enjoy barbecue favorites, including burgers, veggie burgers, and hotdogs. Kosher food will be available. And, we will have some awesome inflatable options you can take advantage of including a giant rock climbing wall and bungee trampolines.

Boston Harbor Cruise

6:30–11 p.m., Bay State Cruise Line, Seaport, Boston, MA
Single Ticket Price: $35
Buses leave Brandeis at 6:30pm, buses leave Boston at 11 p.m.

Enjoy the cool seabreeze with all the friends you made here at Brandeis on the beautiful Boston Harbor. There is a snack bar and cash bar on board. Bring Brandeis ID and state ID.

Friday, May 17

President’s Reception

4–6 p.m., Shapiro Campus Center Atrium

You and your families and friends are invited to this reception hosted by the President and the Board of Trustees. Please come in casual dressy attire.

Highlighter Dance

9 p.m.–Midnight, Levin Ballroom, Usdan Student Center
Single Ticket Price: $20

Saturday, May 18

Baccalaureate Celebration

8:30 p.m., SCC Theater

Join us for a multi-faith celebration of spiritual journeys at Brandeis. Students of different religious backgrounds will describe their Brandeis experiences through story, movement and music. All are welcome!