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Upscale 'Puccini for Beginners' almost entertains

Movies, in many cases, are a way to get away from the stresses and demands of real life. Why deal with a pressing issue when you can sit on a couch and watch a movie about people who have s… Read More...

Novelist Evelyn Waugh still wows, even today

You wouldn’t normally think that Evelyn Waugh, usually shown in photographs as a middle-aged, portly man, could possibly inspire bonding between mostly normal college-aged … Read More...

Getting reacquainted with 'Harry Potter'

It is bizarre to think that “Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone” was released in the United States in 1997. I remember first picking it up and being bewildered at why so man… Read More...

Still holding out for 'Heroes': revisiting the first season

I’ve always watched more than my fair share of TV shows. Unless I’m doing homework, you can always expect me to have a TV on in the background. Recently, though, I’ve begun to f… Read More...

Arts Recommends 10/28/11

‘The Science of Sleep’

A French film starring Mexican actor Gael Garcia Bernal (also in “Y Tu Mama Tambie”n), “The Science of Sleep” is a mix of fantasy, romance, and d… Read More...

'Freedom Riders' discuss social movements, then and now

They were warned: You’ll be called names. They’ll harass you, beat you, maybe even kill you. But that wasn’t enough to deter the brave men and women who traveled down to the So… Read More...

Whistleblower who brought down Enron speaks

Sherron Watkins, the former vice president of Enron Corporation and the whistleblower who exposed the corporation in 2001 for its fraudulent accounting practices, visited cam… Read More...

SEA, Union call for healthy eating with ‘Food Day’

Students for Environmental Action and the Student Union celebrated National Food Day on Monday, promoting “The Real Food Challenge” campaign to present students with heal… Read More...

Debate team ranked highest in nation

The Brandeis Academic Debate and Speech Society (BADASS) currently boasts the best team of the year and the second best club of the year after Yale University.

Keith Barry ’13 an… Read More...

University seeks to avoid citation for website compliance

After an open letter from the federal Department of Education reminding university presidents about legal obligations to students and potential students with disabilities, P… Read More...

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