Brandeis mourns passing of longtime Trustee Sylvia Hassenfeld, H'98

She led her family's generous multi-generational support of the University and was a renowned human rights advocate.

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Initiative designed to keep Brandeis education affordable

Catalyst Fund to raise $100 million for student scholarships; more than one-third of the goal has already been reached.

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Trio of young alumni named national co-chairs of Bold

Marissa (Rubin) Pick ’07, Brandon Pick ’08 and Nate Rosenblum ’10 will lead the Brandeisians of the Last Decade program.

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Brandeis relies on the support of alumni and friends to educate the best students, maintain a world-class faculty, provide state-of-the-art classroom and laboratory facilities, and offer dynamic extracurricular programming.

Why I Give Back

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Because donor support provided Perry Traquina '78 with the opportunity to attend Brandeis, the new chair of the University's Board of Trustees has always felt the responsibility to “pay it forward” by helping subsequent generations of students. Through the establishment of endowed scholarships, Traquina and his wife, Robin, have given a group of Traquina Scholars the same chance to change the arc of their lives.

Reunion Giving

Making a Difference

Planned Giving

Profiles in Giving

Class Reunions provide a wonderful opportunity to relive the college experience, catch up with classmates, make new friends, participate in academically exciting opportunities and make special gifts to Brandeis. Read more.

How Annual Fund gifts have a real impact in the lives of today's Brandeis students. Read more.

Despite never having visited campus, Beverly Shayne Winthrop embraced what the University represented and believed it was worthy of her support. Read more.

Grateful ‘pioneer’ establishes scholarship to help today’s Brandeis students. Read more.