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From Brandeis to Haiti: Widening the gap

02290814.jpgAre you tired of sitting in class after class, listening to the professor lecture, and spend each day just writing chicken scratch notes in your beat up 3 ring binder? Then maybe a Co… Read More...

Shopping period: A cursed blessing?

02010806.jpgShopping period gives students the opportunity to try out, or “shop,” various classes before deciding which ones to actually take.

It’s an invaluable tool for weeding out … Read More...

Are you a double major? At Brandeis, that just makes you like everyone else

PHOTO BY Ben Sacks/The HootWhen I ask my friends what their majors are, their responses usually include at least two different departments, normally with a couple of minors thrown in between. It seems every… Read More...

Brandeis students study Palestinian-Israeli conflict at the scene

ISRAEL CAMPUS COALITION: Our guide standing on the remains of a house next to Gaza.Most people don’t visit the place where we were standing. Certainly not Birthright. Most people would be too scared to even set foot in the area at all, but there was our group of 41 … Read More...

Brazilian Jiu Jitsu teaches strength over technique

1130077.jpgYou’ve got a guy’s behind planted squarely on your face, his arms wrapped around your feet, and he has complete control over whether or not you break a bone in the next two second… Read More...

Hillel, Waltham Group join to assist Habitat for Humanity of Needham

Interested in learning how to build a house for free? Hillel and Waltham Group have partnered up to assist Habitat for Humanity of Needham in building a house for a low income family… Read More...

Strange but True

China bans sexual content from broadcasts
According to new mandates from the communist Chinese Government, companies may no longer air ads for certain types of bras, un… Read More...

Strange but True

When tattle- tale leads to jail
A Seattle man almost escaped authorities after being suspected of drug possession. He had been found near the Canadian border more than once with GP… Read More...

Strange but True

Hold on to your snacks
A man in Des Moines, Iowa, made an official complaint to police that his son assaulted him, leading to his sons arrest on the charge of domestic as… Read More...

Strange but True

For sale: football cards and slobber
Michael Vick has been indicted for being involved in a dogfighting ring, and thousands are pissed. Not only is dogfighting cruel to canin… Read More...

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