Alumni of Color Network

The Brandeis Alumni of Color (AOC) Network welcomes any graduates who wish to connect with alumni of color or stay abreast of issues relating to diversity, at the University and beyond. The AOC Network provides opportunities for professional development, social engagement and mentoring and a directory of those who self-identify as either an alumna/us of color as well as  any alumnus who wishes to participate. Sign up to get more information, including an upcoming online directory as well as Facebook and LinkedIn groups.


Watch University Professor Anita Hill on "Last Week Tonight"

On his HBO show, Last Week Tonight, John Oliver interviewed University Professor Anita Hill about today's #MeToo movement.

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Alumni Weekend

Alumni reunite to celebrate the best of Brandeis at Alumni Weekend

More than 1,200 alumni and friends returned to campus to celebrate reunions and other special connections and to see the best of Brandeis at the inaugural Alumni Weekend June 8-10.

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Anita Hill and Tony Goldwyn '82
Alumni Weekend

Tony Goldwyn '82 and University Professor Anita Hill speak on activism in Hollywood at Alumni Weekend

At Brandeis' inaugural Alumni Weekend, the "Scandal" star and 2018 Alumni Achievement Award winner spoke with Hill on stage about activism in the entertainment industry, including the #MeToo and #TimesUp movements.

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Nadia Hashimi '00
Alumni Profile

Born to run

Nadia Hashimi '00 is an internationally bestselling author, a pediatrician and a mother of four, and now she is running to become the first Muslim woman elected to Congress.

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Routes of Return

Isaac Cudjoe, MA COEX’19, is launching an ambitious new project on the reintegration of diaspora.

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Freeman A. Hrabowski III
Campus News

Commencement 2018: 'Nothing is more important than seeking the truth'

Freeman A. Hrabowski III, president of University of Maryland, Baltimore County, addressed the class of 2018

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Brandeis gave Danielle Gaskin ’18 a bird’s-eye view on global health

Leader, singer, public health activist. Brandeis took Danielle Gaskin ’18 beyond borders to discover more about preventative care in medicine.

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Allyson Livingstone
Campus News

Allyson Livingstone joins the Office of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

Read this Q and A with the new director of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Education, Training, and Development

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Past Event Wrap-Ups

Upcoming Events

  • Brandeis vs. Emory Basketball Alumni Reception

    February 18, 2018

    More than 45 alumni, families and students gathered to cheer on the Men’s and Women’s Brandeis basketball teams at Emory University in Atlanta, GA.... During half-time, they enjoyed a catered reception that was chaired by Vanessa Alamo ’13.

  • Atlanta New Student Sendoff

    August 15, 2017

    Trustee Curtis Tearte '73 and his wife, Jylla, hosted a New Student Sendoff at their home in Atlanta, welcoming incoming students from the Class of 2021 to Brandeis.... Nearly 70 members of the Brandeis community attended, including members of the Atlanta Posse, current students, alumni, parents and Kim Godsoe, associate provost for academic affairs.

  • Intercultural Center celebrates 25th anniversary

    April 28, 2017

    Alumni return to campus to join students, faculty and staff in celebrating ICC's historic milestone.... Events included a welcome reception on Friday night, followed by a full day of programming on Saturday: a tour of the Gender & Sexuality Center; a keynote address by Janice Johnson Dias '94; a panel discussion featuring members of the Push Committee, the founders of the ICC; and the ICC’s annual cultural showcase, Culture X.

  • Atlanta New Student Sendoff

    August 10, 2016

    Trustee Curtis Tearte '73 and his wife, Jylla, hosted a New Student Sendoff at their home in Atlanta for incoming students, including members of the Atlanta Posse; alumni; and parents.... Nearly 70 members of the Brandeis community attended, including Kim Godsoe, associate provost for academic affairs.