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From Brandeis to Haiti: Widening the gap

Are 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 Community Engaged… Read More...

Shopping period: A cursed blessing?

Shopping 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 the weaker professors, the classes that don’t cover… Read More...

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

When 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 everyone is at least a double… Read More...

Brandeis students study Palestinian-Israeli conflict at the scene

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

You’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 seconds. What… 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. Habitat for… 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, underwear and sexual enhancement medications because they create too… 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 GPS points matching those of… 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 assault. An investigation… 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 canines, players for the NFL are forbidden… Read More...
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