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Winter Week 2016

Winter Week 2015

Check out winter week 2016 below to get a taste of the first week of the spring semester, and stay tuned for info on winter week 2017!

Wednesday, January 13  &
Thursday, January 14

Poster Sale
9 a.m. –5 p.m., Shapiro Campus Center Atrium
Begin the spring semester with a few new posters for your room! Global Prints has everything from art to music to movie posters and more!

Thursday, January 14

9:30 p.m., The Stein
We want to welcome you to the university, and what better way than with Brandeis swag? Play bingo and win great prizes! Go Judges!

Friday, January 15

Film Screening of "Steve Jobs"
9 p.m., Shapiro Campus Center Theater
This incisive biographical drama written by Aaron Sorkin explores the genius and shortcomings of computing guru Steve Jobs through the lens of three product launches. Learn more about one of the most influential businessman of our time. Popcorn will be served.

Midnight showing of "The Breakfast Club"
11:30 p.m., The Stein
Grab some food at the Stein while watching the classic film, “The Breakfast Club.” See what happens when a brain, a beauty, a jock, a rebel and a recluse are forced to spend a Saturday together in high school detention.

RESCHEDULED FROM Saturday, January 16 TO Saturday, January 23 due to weather forecast, calling for rain

Skating on the Frog Pond

12:153:45 p.m., Bus leaves from T-lot
Experience one of Boston's signature winter activities by skating on the Boston Common Frog Pond, an ice rink nestled in the heart of America's oldest public park! Purchase a $5 ticket (includes admission and skate rentals) at Brandeis Tickets in the SCC atrium.

Improv Boston comes to Brandeis!
9 p.m.,  Shapiro Campus Center Theater
Voted "
Best of Boston" by The Phoenix, The Improper Bostonian, and The Weekly Dig, ImprovBoston brings its comedy show to Brandeis. Be ready to laugh out loud with these “Comedy Masters”.


Sunday, January 17

Winter Involvement Fair
1–3 p.m., Shapiro Campus Center
Wander through all of the rooms and offices of the Shapiro Campus Center and meet leaders from our clubs and organizations.  Involvement is the key to success – so get started! We will have a complete list of clubs represented on our website by Friday, January 15 at:

Monday, January 18

Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Interfaith Service
10 a.m.–3:30 p.m., Levin Ballroom
Reflect on the life and work of Martin Luther King Jr., pack meals for food pantries, and enjoy a social justice- and education-themed fair with Brandeis clubs and local non-profits. Co-sponsored by the Interfaith Chaplaincy and the Waltham Group in partnership with Cooperative Metropolitan Ministries and Mass Service Alliance.

MLK Jr. Memorial:" the words of Dr. King"
7 p.m., Shapiro Campus Center Theater

When the words of a dream are manifested and the hopes of that vision are realized, we must hold ourselves accountable for sustaining the impact shared with the world. In this 11th annual memorializing of Dr. King, his words and his dream, we respond to the call for harmony in the world.