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Horowitz blasts liberal nature of universities

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Conservative activist David Horowitz spoke this week to Brandeis students about academic freedom and leftist bias in American universities, which he … Read More...

Visiting teacher fears education is ‘losing its soul’

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Ellen Schrecker, visiting professor from Yeshiva University, told a Brandeis audience in the Rapaporte Treasure Hall Tuesday that institu… Read More...

Town hall discusses admissions changes

Dean of Admissions Mark Spencer and Dean of Student Financial Services Peter Giumette presented and took questions on the new policy the university will adopt next year admittin… Read More...

Government agencies solicit Brandeis workers

Go to work: Students interested in public service jobs atended the Hiatt Career Center’s Government Career Forum and Networking Night Wednesday.
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Conservative conversations

Former Waltham resident Brian Henchey, 33, is a member of the Tea Party and believes that health care reform is “an idea that is toxic to society.” He is a volunteer on the Sean Bi… Read More...

Brandeis recording of 1963 Bob Dylan concert found in music critic’s son’s basement

Recording executive Jeff Gold recently discovered a hitherto unknown recording of a forgotten Bob Dylan performance at a music festival hosted by Brandeis in 1963.

He discovere… Read More...

All the small things: Brandeis continues to support sustainability with small acts

In front of the Science Center, there is a lawn that isn’t watered or cut. It is the university’s first foray into xeriscaping, an environmentally friendly method of landscap… Read More...

Distilling experience: poet Michael Klein reads new works

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“Beautiful, messy and lyrical,” were the only words Olga Broumas used to introduce Michael Klein at the Creative Writing Departm… Read More...

The great debate: real vs. fake sugar

It almost seems too good to be true: fat-free ice cream, sugar-free cakes, low sugar cookies. Honestly, could you have ever dreamed of a more delicious way to eat guilt-free desser… Read More...

Unlock some fun with ‘Kingdom Hearts’

Back in 2002, Square, now Square Enix, decided to make a game combining two franchises that should never have been blended together. They mixed the famous “Final Fantasy” ser… Read More...

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