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Admin. announces newest housing plan

The administration announced Oct. 13 that Ridgewood Quad would likely be destroyed in spring 2007 to make space for two to three new residence halls.

Also proposed are a new dining establishment situated in the Village Quad and the destruction … Read More...

Ridgewood future undecided

Ridgewood Residence Quad may survive the next round of residence hall construction, according to the Office of Capital Projects.

The shift in direction comes from an unforeseen increase in the cost construction, according to Vice President for Capital Projects Daniel … Read More...

Despite lack of Treasurer, club funding secure

The Brandeis University Student Union is currently operating without a treasurer, according to Union officials.
The student elected to the Treasurer position during Spring Union elections last semester, Harrison Chizik 07, resigned over the summer, according to an Aug. 31 … Read More...

Fires spur ban on dorm flyers

A series of flyer burnings in Rosenthal quad this month has prompted Dean of Student Life Rick Sawyer to temporarily prohibit papers from being posted in public areas of residence halls.

The first incident occurred on Apr. 7, according to … Read More...

Flaw in voting system brings election results into question

Flaws in the student online election system may have allowed members of the Class of 2005 to vote in this weeks and past Student Union elections this year, according to a Hoot investigation. The flaw was confirmed by Union Officials … Read More...

Stein given warning from Waltham Liquor Comm.

The universitys Stein restaurant received a warning from the Waltham Liquor Commission at a hearing Tuesday after failing a recent compliance check, according to Waltham police.

The warning puts no restrictions on the Steins ability to serve liquor. However, the … Read More...

Student leaders not consulted on draft of alcohol policy

Student leaders complained this week of a lack of consultation from the administration regarding the recent drafting of a university policy regarding alcohol at student-run events.

The policy, which was obtained by The Hoot, states that the purpose of the … Read More...

The Brandeis Brief

The Shapiro Campus Center will not be open 24 hours a day during finals due to the budgetary constraints of the Division of Student Life. Assistant Dean of Student Life Alwina Bennett is expected to make the announcement this Sunday … Read More...

Trustees approve debt for new science buildings

The Board of Trustees approved a motion Wednesday to allow the University to take on $100 million dollars in debt for a new science facility.

We can now move on with schematic design, said Daniel Feldman, Associate Vice President for … Read More...

Linguistics proposal passes

The Undergraduate Curriculum Committee (UCC) has provisionally approved a recent proposal for the restructuring of the undergraduate Linguistics major entitled Language and Linguistics.

The proposal will be sent back to its authors, an ad-hoc committee of several faculty, for certain … Read More...

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