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Senior Week 2017

Class of 2017 celebrates Senior Week, April 17-21, 2017.

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Can’t-miss events all Senior Week April 17-21

Class of 2017, make the most of your final days at OHIO! Don’t miss Senior Week!

Organized by the OHIO Alumni Association in partnership with several other campus organizations, Senior Week begins Monday, April 17 and runs through Friday, April 21. The annual, weeklong celebration offers seniors a chance to reflect on their college journey, prepare for life after graduation and ultimately relax and have fun.

As you prepare to graduate, connect with yOUr alumni association during the Association’s Senior Week Open House from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday, April 17 through Friday, April 21 at the Konneker Alumni Center. Seniors can stop by the open house to get gear for the week ahead, as well as information on how to get involved in the alumni association and enter to win great prizes!

Other Senior Week festivities include:

  • Career and Leadership Development Center (CLDC) Drop-In Career Coaching - Sponsored by the CLDC, these 10-minute appointments are being offered from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. throughout the week. Seniors can meet with a qualified career coach to discuss a variety of topics, including how-to write a résumé, and how-to apply for jobs and internships using OHIO’s job and internship database, Bobcat CareerLink.
  • Senior Farewell - The Campus Involvement Center is hosting a Senior Farewell at Baker Ballroom from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 19. This exclusive event will give seniors the opportunity to gather with fellow classmates one last time to hear farewell speeches from their favorite OHIO faculty and staff. A final champagne toast will be made to the Class of 2017!
  • Behind the Bricks Tour – From 10:30 a.m. to noon Thursday, April 20 seniors can join Student Alumni Board (SAB) for a behind-the-scenes look at campus before they leave Athens, including VIP spaces around campus and seldom seen treasures of OHIO.
  • Food Truck Friday – From 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday, April 21 Athens’ food trucks will line up in Konneker Alumni Center Parking Lot for Food Truck Friday. Hosted by SAB, this tasty festival will allow seniors to grab one last bite from their favorite, local eateries before graduation.

For more information and a complete schedule of Senior Week events, click here