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Outer space on the upper campus

Ian Schleifer operates the Multi-Axis Tilt Device (MAT),  nicknamed the Hulk, in the Ashton Graybiel Spatial Orientation Lab. <br /><i>PHOTO BY Max Shay</i>

Ian Schleifer operates the Multi-Axis Tilt Device (MAT), nicknamed the Hulk, in the Ashton Graybiel Spatial Orientation Lab.
PHOTO BY Max Shay

Day in and day out, students and professors alike take on the Rabb steps. Most, however, are unaware … Read More...

Debunking: Brandeis Urban Legends

The Myth of the Castle: The Castle, currently used as sophomore housing, is often thought of by students to have secret passageways (as highlighted above). In fact, these passageways are old utility chases for piping and wire.<br /><i>PHOTO BY Max Shay/The Hoot</i>

The Myth of the Castle: The Castle, currently used as sophomore housing, is often thought of by students to have secret passageways (as highlighted above). In fact, these passageways are old utility chases for piping and wire.
PHOTO BY Max

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American Studies administrator discusses department’s evolution

Angelina Simeone, known as Angie, has been at Brandeis since 1972, but she’s not a student, and she’s not a professor. As academic administrator for the Department of American Studies, Simeone ensures classes are in order, that the budget is … Read More...

Former theater arts student combines passion with service

KENNEDY CENTER: After graduating in May, former theater arts student Gabrielle Young is now in the midst of a four month long internship at the Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts where she is in charge of $10,500 grant budget for schools.   <br /><i>PHOTO BY Max Shay/www.Time-More.com<i>

KENNEDY CENTER: After graduating in May, former theater arts student Gabrielle Young is now in the midst of a four month long internship at the Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts where she is in charge of $10,500 grant budget

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Room vacancy, new roommate not wanted

ROOMMATES INTErRUPTED: Ziv suitemates Ben Sacks ‘10 and Steve Sasmor ‘10 have an empty bedroom in their suite after a suitemate moved out to save money. They hope Community Living does not drop a ‘random’ in their suite, thereby negatively affecting roommate cohesion. <br /><i>PHOTO BY Max Shay/The Hoot</i>

ROOMMATES INTErRUPTED: Ziv suitemates Ben Sacks ‘10 and Steve Sasmor ‘10 have an empty bedroom in their suite after a suitemate moved out to save money. They hope Community Living does not drop a ‘random’ in their suite, thereby negatively

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Great Expectations

With a new curriculum and fresh faculty, the Arabic program is poised to become a star attraction at Brandeis.

The effort is being spearheaded by Senior Lecturer in Arabic Studies and Director of the Arabic Language Program Carl Sharif El-Togbui. … Read More...

Away on sabbatical: Not your average ‘vacay’

RADICAL SABBATICAL: While on sabbatical at NYU, Prof. Joyce Antler (AMST), began work on her new book on feminist activism. <br /><i>PHOTO BY Max Shay/The Hoot</i>

RADICAL SABBATICAL: While on sabbatical at NYU, Prof. Joyce Antler (AMST), began work on her new book on feminist activism.
PHOTO BY Max Shay/The Hoot

What do an American Studies professor’s interviews with feminist activists have in common with a … Read More...

They’ve got game

JUMPING THE FENCE: Equestrian club member Ashley Zibura ‘11 competes at Tufts last November.   The Brandeis Equestrian Club co-hosted a competition last weekend at the Rising Star Equestrian Center. Beth Bowan ‘10 was named high point rider at the event.<br /><i>PHOTO COURTESY OF Beth Bowan</i>

JUMPING THE FENCE: Equestrian club member Ashley Zibura ‘11 competes at Tufts last November. The Brandeis Equestrian Club co-hosted a competition last weekend at the Rising Star Equestrian Center. Beth Bowan ‘10 was named high point rider at the event.

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Countdown to commencement: The not-so-bleak future

Photo gallery for the Career Fair.

EMPLOYED: Brandeis students meet and greet employers at a Hiatt Career Center sponsored career fair Thursday. <br /><i>PHOTO BY Barbara Stark/The Hoot</i>

EMPLOYED: Brandeis students meet and greet employers at a Hiatt Career Center sponsored career fair Thursday.
PHOTO BY Barbara Stark/The Hoot

We’ve seen it in the cutbacks at school. We’ve seen it in the … Read More...

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