General driving directions to Brandeis are available here.
Attendees who drive should park in the Theater parking lot
If you are coming by train from Boston, the commuter train schedule is here
The best train to take is the 8:35 am train from North Station which gets to the Brandeis/Roberts stop at 9:03 am
and it is then a short 5 minute walk up the hill to the Shapiro Science Center
Returning to Boston, the best choice is the 6:11pm train leaves Brandeis/Roberts and gets to North Station at 6:38 pm
If you need to come later or leave earlier, there are other trains you can take...
On campus directions to the Karl J. Shapiro Science Center, the Theater Parking Lot, the Faculty Club, and the Gertzenzang 123 auditorium
are below (Thanks to Google Maps for the map and to Mac Preview for the annotation tools!)
Here's a picture of the Shapiro Science Center. Hopefully there will be no snow on 4/21/2012 for the Symposium!!
Here is a tour of the building.