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City Year director speaks on leadership

The Mandel Center for Studies in Jewish Education hosted a lunch seminar on Monday led by Dr. Max Klau, a Harvard graduate and the director of leadership development at City Year. K… Read More...

Vigil held for missing BC student

A Catholic church service was held this past Sunday, April 1, for Franco Garcia, the Boston College chemistry major missing since Feb. 22.

The Saint Jude Parish on Main Street in Wa… Read More...

MBTA concedes cuts, raises fares

Amid criticism over severe service cuts, the MBTA revised its budget proposal last week in a change that would raise fares an average of 23 percent but only result in minor service c… Read More...

Emergency response systems depend on text notifications

Brandeis has instituted a system of emergency text messaging designed to send students “pre-defined messages to match the situation,” according to John Turner, director o… Read More...

Amartya Sen to speak at Heller commencement

Dean Lisa Lynch of the Heller School for Social Policy and Management announced that this year’s commencement speaker will be Nobel Prize-winning economist and philosopher A… Read More...

Free Play’s ‘Gabler’ gives Brandeis a ‘Hedda’-ache

The play “Hedda Gabler” by Henrik Ibsen was put on last weekend by Free Play in the Mandel atrium. The show was put on to almost universal derision due to incredibly poor emoting… Read More...

A call for justice for Trayvon Martin

More than a month since the Feb. 26 shooting of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin by 28-year-old George Zimmerman in Sanford, Fla., many questions remain. These questions vary from the … Read More...

Governor Patrick speaks at Global Trade Summit

Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick met with raucous applause at Brandeis’ annual Global Trade Summit last Tuesday. He praised his own administration’s successes in the … Read More...

First-year student and influential yoga instructor

As a first-year student at Brandeis, Shayna Palmer ’15 has already seized initiative, sharing her passion for yoga with her peers. Palmer teaches four yoga classes every week t… Read More...

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