More About Kindness Day

More About Kindness Day

Kindness Cards Tabeling

Stop by and pick up Kindness Day postcards to send to friends, brightening their day by letting them know you care! We will take care of mailbox stuffing for you! 

Sponsored by Human Resources.

Kindnessday Swag

Get into the Kindness spirit and stop by one of our tables to pick up your choice of pins, stress balls, appreciation letters, and stickers!

Kindness in the Quads

Each area on campus will be hosting a Kindness Day initiative, so please make sure to be on the lookout throughout the day in your area!

Sponsored by Community Living

Blankets for Cradles to Crayons

Spend a few minutes or an hour, tying “no sew” fleece blankets to go to Cradles to Crayons, an organization that supports children living in homeless or low-income situations by providing the essential items they need to thrive! Sponsored by Community Service.

11/9, Shapiro Campus Center Upper Usdan, 10am-5pm


Have plans to visit your BUGS tutor on the week of Kindness day? Great! They will be giving out Kindness swag and snacks during their office hours. Don’t miss out!

Time & Location TBD

Wake n Shake 

11/9 outside Upper Usdan 9am-11am

Mindful Labyrinth 

11/9 International Lounge 5:30pm

Kindness Day


Send a smile, give a hug, all day long you will be loved!

-Stephanie Geiger

November 9th is Brandeis Kindness Day, where all are encouraged to appreciate those around them through various activities. We encourage you to appreciate all of those around you and thank the people who impact your daily life including family, friends, faculty, staff and anyone else! A simple thank you goes a long way.

Kindness Day is the perfect opportunity to thank someone who has been kind to you! Complete this form using the link below to nominate someone who has been Kind to you! All nominees will receive a letter of acknowledgement directly from President Ronald Liebowitz on Kindness Day, November 9th!!!


Send a Kindness Day postcard to show your appreciation! Surprise a friend  or stranger  with a thoughtful note about how they have impacted you in their campus mailbox. Pick-up and complete postcards located at one of our tables during the times below, or use our Kindness Day drop boxes located at the Information Booth in the Shapiro Campus Center of the Post Office in Usdan. Don't miss the Kindness Day tradition!

Events and Activities Calendar



Date & Time

Kindness Cards Tabling

SCC Atrium


All Kindness Week


Blankets for Cradles to Crayons

Shapiro Campus Center

11/9  10am-5pm

BUGS- Kindness Day Swag

BUGS Tutor Office Hours  TBD


Wake n Shake

Outside Upper Usdan

11/9  9am-11am

Mindful Labyrinth

International Lounge

11/9  5:30pm


Shapiro Campus Center

11/9  10am-5pm


Kindness Day Staff Committee

Stephanie Grimes - Assistant Dean of Students

Katherine McNamara - Student Activities

Scott Berozi - Department of Community Living

Steven Weglinski - Office of Graduate Student Affairs

Brianna Teque - Human Resources

Melinda Cimino - Human Resources

Bonnie Ryle - International Students and Scholars Office

Rage Hezekiah - Academic Services

Matthew Carriker - The Chaplaincy

Hazel Johnson - The Chaplaincy

Randi Kates-Peirce - Sodexo