Upcoming Events

Social Justice Pre-Orientation

August 23, 2019

All Day | Shapiro Campus Center MPR and Off-Campus

During this Brandeis Pre-Orientation program, first year students will have the chance to: learn about their identity, evaluate their perspective on social issues through dialogue with their peers, volunteer in service projects, engage in presentations with Brandeis students, staff and professors, and learn about ways to pursue social justice at Brandeis. Email Emma Wolters for more information.

VolunteerFest: A Day of Service for Brandeis and the Waltham community

August 31, 2019

12 - 3:00 p.m. | Hassenfeld Conference Room (Sherman Function Hall)

During this Orientation event, first year students will have an opportunity to meet students with similar interests, engage in community service projects alongside Waltham community members and local nonprofits right on campus, and begin their journey of service at Brandeis.  Email Grace Berry for more information!

Waltham Group Recruitment Night

September 9, 2019

7 - 9 p.m. | Levin Ballroom (Usdan Student Center) 

Interested in volunteering in the local community? If so, come to Waltham Group Recruitment Night and learn more about how to get involved with the largest student organization at Brandeis. Whether you’d like to volunteer with children, the elderly, individuals who are experiencing homelessness, or the environment, the Waltham Group offers a program that caters to your interest.



Waltham: The More You Know Experience

September 14, 2019

2 - 3:30 p.m. | Shapiro Campus Center Multipurpose Room (Room 236)

Do you volunteer in the local community? We are offering all-volunteer training to better prepare you to engage in the greater Waltham area. Learn more about Waltham’s demographics, history, and people by attending one of these sessions. Email Brandeis CEAP for more information.

Rich/Collins Community Leadership and Impact Fellowship (R/C CLIF) Info Session

October 2, 2019

5 - 6 p.m. | Shapiro Campus Center Room 313

Are you seeking up to $4,000 in funding for a local community impact project? Do you want to be part of a leadership cohort? Come learn about how you can receive funding for a project and get a $600 stipend for your time.

October Blood Drive

October 2, 2019

Wednesday, October 2 - Thursday, October 3 | 12 - 5:30 p.m. | Levin Ballroom (Usdan Student Center) 

 Students, faculty, and staff are invited to donate blood through the American Red Cross at the Waltham Group's October Blood Drive. Our annual blood drive aims to collect as many pints of blood as possible because each pint can save up to three lives.

Waltham: The More You Know

October 3, 2019

7 - 8:30 p.m. | Shapiro Campus Center Multi-Purpose Room (Room 236)

Do you volunteer in the local community? We are offering all-volunteer training to better prepare you to engage in the greater Waltham area. Learn more about Waltham’s demographics, history, and people by attending one of these sessions. Email Brandeis CEAP for more information.

Rich/Collins Community Leadership and Impact Fellowship (R/C CLIF) Info Session

October 17, 2019

5 - 6 p.m. | Shapiro Campus Center Room 313 

Are you seeking up to $4,000 in funding for a local community impact project? Do you want to be part of a leadership cohort? Come learn about how you can receive funding for a project and get a $600 stipend for your time.
Halloween for the Hungry

October 27, 2019

8 - 8 p.m. | Shapiro Lounge (Massell Quad) 

Trick-or-treat for nonperishable food items to be donated to the local food shelters. To get involved, e-mail Waltham Group Hunger and Homelessness.

Resume and Application Support for the Rich/Collins Community Leadership & Impact Fellowship Drop-In Hours

October 30, 2019

12 - 5 p.m. | Department of Community Service, Shapiro Campus Center 2nd Floor, Room 203 

Are you considering applying for the Rich/Collins Community Leadership & Impact Fellowship? If so, boost your application by attending this personalized training to offer your resume support and application tips, including budgeting support.
Rich/Collins Community Leadership & Impact Fellowship Application Deadline

November 4, 2019

11:59 p.m.

All application materials for the Rich/Collins Community Leadership and Impact Fellowship are due by 11:59 P.M. This includes the student's essay application, community partner letter of support, personal resume, and project budget proposal. All materials must be sent to RCCLIF@brandeis.edu or Will Brummett, wbrummett@brandeis.edu.

Stanley Family Night

November TBD 

Stanley Family Night is a carnival-like event for Stanley Elementary School students and families. It is a great opportunity for clubs to get involved in the Waltham community AND to have a lot of fun! CORI background deadline is November 1st.

Volunteer Appreciation

December 9, 2019

6:30 - 9 p.m. | The Stein (Hassenfeld Conference Center) 

Did you volunteer with Waltham Group or a service club this semester? If so, join us for a celebration of you!