Senior Week Activities

2014 Senior Week Activities

 Below is an example of the events from 2014 planned by seniors for the days leading up to Commencement. The 2015 schedule of events will be posted in the Spring.

Wednesday, May 7th  Red Sox vs. Reds game- SOLD OUT

Hit off Senior Week and enjoy the Boston Red Sox vs. Cincinnati Reds for only $25/person!  Buses will depart at 4 PM  from the circle behind the Rec Center and will be back at 1 AM at the latest.

Thursday, May 8th On-campus BBQ- SOLD OUT

Join us at the Higgins House Gardens and enjoy a BBQ with your fellow Seniors!  We will also have the Wooberry truck for you to enjoy!

Thursday, May 8th Anhauser-Busch Brewery Tour- SOLD OUT

This is your chance to "hop" on the tour from the brewery that brews Budweiser beer!  The trip includes a tour of the brewery, beer tasting and an on-campus BBQ with the Wooberry truck before we leave for the brewery.  Buses will leave at 1 PM and 1:30 PM on a first come first serve basis and will be back on campus at 6 PM or before.  Attendees must be over 21 years old.

Friday, May 9th Six Flags - SOLD OUT

Spend the day in Six Flags New England and ride all the thrilling roller coasters in the park A $10.00 meal voucher is included.  Buses depart at 10 AM from the circle behind the Rec Center and will be back on campus at 6:30 PM .

Monday, May 12th  Boston Harbor Cruise- SOLD OUT

Take a cruise around the Boston Harbor and enjoy the view.  The cruise will have a buffet dinner included and a cash bar where you can purchase drinks.  Buses will depart at 4:30 PM from the circle behind the Rec Center and will be back on campus at 1 AM or before.  Attendees must be over 21 years old..

Wednesday, May 14th  President Gift Reception (Invitation Only) No Charge

President's home, 1 Drury Lane from 5:30-7:00pm

Style of dress is business casual.  Refreshments and hors d'oeurves will be served.  To receive an invitation you must be a senior and contribute at least $50 to the Senior Class Gift.

Wednesday, May 14th Rehearsal for all candidates

Harrington Auditorium at 4 PM for Undergraduate Students

Harrington Auditorium at 6 PM for Graduate Students

Thursday, May 15th Senior Class Welcome Reception (Registration required) - FREE

Campus Center Odeum from 6:30pm to 8:30pm

Get the alumni treatment before you're officially a WPI alum!  WPI's Graduates of the Last Decade (GOLD) and the Student Alumni Society (SAS) welcome the graduating seniors into the alumni community in this special event.  The event is a cocktail reception which will include complimentary appetizers and a cash bar.  Seniors who have exhibited exemplary leadership within their student organizations will be recognized during this program.  For more information about GOLD, contact gold@wpi.edu .  Registration: http://wpi.imodules.com/seniors2014 .

 

 
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