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Senior Week 2018 Schedule

Wednesday, April 25–Friday, May 4

Registration for the Twelfth Annual Senior Week Intramural Kickball Tournament

***$10 per team to register, cash/check on the field***

Senior Week and the Department of Athletics present the Twelfth Annual Senior Week Intramural Kickball Tournament. For more information and to register your team of seniors or to sign-up as a free agent (if you want to play, but don't have enough people for a team, we will try to help get you on a team), go to www.imleagues.com/brandeis. The tournament will be played May 9 and May 10 (with a rain day of May 11) on the Athletic Fields! Questions? Email Julie Mizraji at jmizraji@brandeis.edu.

Tuesday, May 8

Get Your Wristband and Decorate Your Cap!
SCC Atrium, 10 a.m.–4 p.m.
Bring your Senior Week pass and Brandeis ID to the SCC Atrium to get a wristband for the week! Also bring your graduation cap (or go to the bookstore and buy one) and use our art supplies to create your own masterpiece. Who knows, you could be the next graduate to have their creation go viral! This will also be the last chance for kick-ballers without a team to sign up for the Free Agent List. 

Night of Mystery and Magic
Levin Ballroom, 9:30 p.m.–1 a.m., Single Ticket Price: $20
What will your future be after Brandeis? Learn your fortune from our psychic and tarot card readers. Enjoy arts and crafts, beer and cider! Hypnotist show at 11 p.m.

Wednesday, May 9

Class of 2018 Faculty/Staff Appreciation and Teaching Awards Reception
International Lounge, 11 a.m.–12:30 p.m., Free
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. Be sure to keep an eye out for more information on how to honor your favorite faculty and staff members.

Twelfth Annual Senior Week Intramural Kickball Tournament
Gosman Athletic Fields, Noon7 p.m., Free
Cheer on your favorite team at the Senior Week and the Department of Athletics’ Twelfth Annual Senior Week Intramural Kickball Tournament! (Start and end times may be adjusted, based upon the number of teams.)

Carnival
Athletics Fields, Rain Location: Levin Ballroom 1 p.m.–5 p.m., Free
Remember carnivals and state fairs when you were a kid? Get hype for Brandeis’ senior week carnival! We’ll have all of the goodies and treats from your childhood with some extra twists, including carnival games, a juggling stilt walker, caricature artists, music, and more!

Tringo presented by the Hiatt Career Center
Levin Ballroom, 9:30 p.m.–Midnight, Free
Team up with your friends and join us for some healthy competition at our famous Trivia and Bingo mashup! Compete to win some great prizes! Sponsored by the Hiatt Career Center.

Thursday, May 10

Commencement Rehearsal
Gosman Arena, Noon –1:30 p.m., Free
Find out how the main Commencement Ceremony will work and get the answers to all of your Commencement questions.

Twelfth Annual Senior Week Intramural Kickball Tournament (continued)
Gosman Athletic Fields, Noon7 p.m., Free
Cheer on your favorite team at the Senior Week and the Department of Athletics’ Twelfth Annual Senior Week Intramural Kickball Tournament! (Start and end times may be adjusted, based upon the number of teams.)

BBQ Luau
Mods Parking Lot, 1:30 p.m.–5:30 p.m., Free
Hang out with your friends and enjoy barbeque favorites, including burgers, veggie burgers, and hotdogs. Kosher food will also be available. And, we’ll have smoothies too! You can get a photo key chain and take advantage of some great photo ops at our mechanical snowboard and inflatables!

Boston Harbor Cruise
Boston Harbor, 7:30 p.m.–Midnight, Single Ticket Price: $30
Buses leave Brandeis at 7:30 p.m., buses leave Boston at Midnight
Dance the night away or just relax and enjoy the view with your friends as we cruise the beautiful Boston Harbor. There is a snack bar and cash bar on board. Bring Brandeis ID and state ID.

Friday, May 11

Rain Date: Twelfth Annual Senior Week Intramural Kickball Tournament (continued)
Gosman Athletic Fields, TBD, Free
Cheer on your favorite team at the Senior Week and the Department of Athletics’ Twelfth Annual Senior Week Intramural Kickball Tournament! (Start and end times may be adjusted, based upon the number of teams.)

Baccalaureate Celebration
Chapels Pond (Rain location: Berlin Chapel), 3 p.m., Free
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!

Presidential Reception with the Class of 2018, Families and Friends Reception
SCC Atrium, 4 p.m.–6 p.m., Free
You and your families and friends are invited to this reception hosted by the President and the Board of Trustees. Kick off your graduation weekend by celebrating over some food, wine, and beer. Please come in casual dressy attire.

Senior Shabbat Dinner
Sherman Function Hall, 8 p.m.
Join Hillel at Brandeis for a special catered Shabbat Dinner just for members of the Class of 2018! If you plan on attending, please
to the event at go.brandeis.edu/Shabbat for students and https://m-brandeis.sodexomyway.com/shop/c/43 for families. For more information or if you'd like to assist in the planning of this special event, please email hillel@brandeis.edu.

Flashback Friday
Levin Ballroom, 9 p.m.–Midnight, Free
Join us for a night of your favorite throwbacks hosted by Devon Werkheiser, known for his starring role as Ned Bigby in Nickelodeon's hit TV series
Ned's Declassified School Survival Guide. There will be free beer, cider, and novelty give-aways! We will have a shuttle service from Mods, Charles River, and Admissions to Levin. There will be special prizes for the first 250 entrants.