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Tuesday, October 1st 


  • Coffee Break!; Breezeway, 11am
  • Pumpkin Patch; Freshman Quad, 2pm
  • Mocktoberfest; Nolan’s, 6:30pm (Sponsored by: Residential Life)
  • Students at Hopkins: A Visual History; Q-Level, 6-8pm (Sponsored by: The Homewood Archives and the Office of the President)
  • Zipline; BLC/Mattin Quad, 6:30-10pm

Wednesday, October 2nd: CLASS COLORS DAY


  • Pizza Party; Glass Pavilion, 12noon (Wear class color for entry)
  • Oktoberfest Happy Hour; Levering Lounge, 5pm-7pm (Sponsored by: Senior Class Council)
  • Junior Class BBQ; Mattin Courtyard, 5pm-7pm (Sponsored by: Junior Class Council)
  • Dessert Happy Hour; Nolan’s, 5-7pm (Sponsored by: Sophomore Class Council)
  • Pumpkin Carving Picnic; Freshman Quad, 5-7pm (Sponsored by: Freshman Class Council & RAB)
  • Jon Favreau (Speechwriter for Obama); Shriver, 7pm (Sponsored by: MSE Symposium)


Thursday, October 3rd

  • Johnny’s Orchard; Levering Courtyard/Lower Quad, 11am-1pm
  • Welcome to My City; Levering Courtyard, 1-4PM (Sponsored by: Baltimore Scholars)
  • Battle of the Classes; Freshman Quad, 6pm-10pm
  • Cosmic Coffeehouse; Interfaith Center, 9pm (Sponsored by: Interfaith Center)


Friday, October 4th

  • Haunted House, Alien Laser Tag, & Photo Show; Decker Quad, 7-11pm (Sponsored by: RAB and Phi Delta Theta)
  • Haunted Carnival; Levering Courtyard, 7-11pm
  • Levering Live! Levering, 8-12pm (Sponsored by: Levering Student Life Office)
  • Witness Theater; Swirnow Theater, 8pm (Sponsored by: Witness Theater)


Saturday, October 5th


  • OP Nature Hike; Meet at Outdoor Pursuit’s Base Camp, 9, 10, 11am (Sponsored by: Outdoor Pursuits)
  • 5K Color Run; Beach, 1:00pm (Sponsored by: HOP, Dance Marathon, and Peeps)
  • Movie on the Field: Hocus Pocus & Social Network; Lax Field or Beach, 7pm
  • Witness Theater; Swirnow Theater, 8pm (Sponsored by: Witness Theater)
  • Midnight Breakfast; Levering Hall, 11pm-1am  


Sunday, October 6th

  • First Sunday Sundaes; Upper Quad, 2pm (Sponsored by: HOP)
  • Witness Theater; Swirnow Theater, 3pm (Sponsored by: Witness Theater)


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Sponsored by Hopkins Parents Fund