August 2018
The Brandeis Alumni Association proudly welcomes the new members elected to its board of directors, including six members-at-large and four alumni club presidents.
Jonathan and Renee Brant at their son's wedding in 2008
In honor of their 50th reunion, Renee Brant '68 has established an initiative at the Heller School's Lurie Institute for Disability Policy to allow others to follow in the footsteps of her late husband, the Hon. Jonathan Brant '68.
Eve Marder '69
In this new book, author Charlotte Nassim describes how Marder's four decades studying neurons in the stomach of lobsters led to breakthroughs in neuroscience, and for Marder to become a renowned leader in her field.
Representatives of the Class of '68 present a large novelty check to President Ron Liebowitz at their Reunion dinner during Alumni Weekend
In total, Brandeis' 13 milestone-year classes raised $4,173,487 in support of their alma mater, with both the 50th and 25th reunion classes exceeding their fundraising goals. Read alumni leaders' thoughts on why reunion giving is so meaningful.
Cover of Brandeis magazine summer issue 2018
The latest issue is available now both in print and online. It features stories about cool startups founded by enterprising Brandeisians, urban farming, robotic eels and much, much more.
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Shining a light on those who speak truth to power
Brandeis Trustee Allen Alter ’71 spent more than three decades at CBS News. His new 8-part CBS series, “Whistleblower," tells the stories of individuals who have attempted to expose injustice in companies engaged in illegal and sometimes dangerous wrongdoing.
Paula S. Apsell '69 to receive Lifetime Achievement Emmy Award
The Brandeis alumna will be presented with the award on October 1, in recognition of a distinguished career in science journalism, including 33 years as the senior executive producer of the multiple Emmy-Award winning PBS documentary series NOVA.
Hear Jack E. Davis, PhD'94, speak about his Pulitzer Prize-winning book
Davis was awarded the 2018 Pulitzer Prize in History for “The Gulf: The Making of an American Sea.” Brandeis alumni are welcome to attend his upcoming speaking engagements to learn more about this acclaimed work.
Provost Research Awards fund early-stage inquiry, teaching innovation
The Provost's Office has announced this year's recipients of the Provost Research Awards, given to support innovations in teaching and research at Brandeis. Learn more about the 43 projects that were selected.
Explore the Amazon with Brandeis Travelers
On January 4-13, 2019, experience the awe-inspiring beauty and mystery of the Amazon on a voyage with Brandeis Travelers, led by Dan Perlman, professor of Biology and Environmental Studies. Guests will enjoy luxury accommodations on the elegant riverboat Zafiro, with daily excursions that allow you to walk jungle paths and discover the secrets hidden in narrow tributaries.
Brandeis remembers Richard Siegel, MA’72
A transformative figure in the Jewish world, Siegel was known for his work and advocacy in strengthening professional education, enhancing Jewish culture and advancing contemporary Jewish identity formation.
Senior Scientist Andrew Kolodny addressed National Governors Association Conference
In remarks televised on C-SPAN, Opioid Policy Research Collaborative director Andrew Kolodny presented his insights on the nationwide opioid crisis at the National Governors Association Conference in Santa Fe, New Mexico, on July 20.
Where in the world are the World of Work (WOW) recipients?
The Hiatt Career Center's WOW program eliminates financial barriers for undergraduate Brandeis students to pursue summer internships that help them gain valuable skills and experience. Learn what WOW students are up to this summer on the program's blog!
Brandeis in a Box
Getting together with a group of Brandeisians? We want to send you a free box filled with Brandeis swag - everything from drink coasters to Brandeis Bingo!
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Coffee and Information Session with reacHIRE
August 2, 2018
Northern California
Bay Area Summer Brunch
August 5, 2018
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New Student Sendoff
August 5, 2018
Summer Brunch
August 12, 2018
NYC Bold Summer Celebration
August 13, 2018
Greater Boston
An Afternoon at Tanglewood
August 19, 2018
Boston Bold Summer Celebration
August 23, 2018
Westchester and Southern Connecticut
Pleasantville Farmers Market Tour
September 1, 2018
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San Francisco Giants vs. New York Mets
September 2, 2018
New York City
U.S. Open Tennis Tournament: Women's Semifinals Match
September 6, 2018
Denver Alumni and Friends Gathering
September 27, 2018
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Volunteering at the SF-Marin Food Bank
October 3, 2018
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