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And Still We Rise portrays impact of prison

And Still We Rise Productions, a theater company for actors affected by the prison system, performed and told their stories at Brandeis on Feb. 2, as part of the 2018 ’DEIS Impact … Read More...

NuDay Syria founder delivers ’DEIS Impact keynote

NuDay Syria founder and activist Nadia Alawa delivered the keynote speech for ’DEIS Impact, discussing her own humanitarian action and how she came to found a non-profit to hel… Read More...

JA assists students in gaining financial literacy

The ’DEIS Impact event “Owning Your Economic Success,” started with a few technical difficulties. They did not throw off the presenters, however, who eloquently address… Read More...

Panel debates efficacy of Teach For America

In “Is ‘Teach For America’ for America?” the Brandeis Academic Debate and Speech Society sponsored a panel of Marya Levenson, Director of the Brandeis Education Depart… Read More...

Students share stories through powerful slam poetry

“So, does anyone have anything else they’d like to share?”

A few moments of silence. A man wearing a zip-up sweatshirt over a neon orange t-shirt from the back of the room offe… Read More...

’Deis Impact presents H2Woe: The Struggle for Clean Water

’DEIS Impact presented “H2Woe: The Struggle for Clean Water,” a screening of the documentary film, “A World without Water,” on Wednesday Feb. 7, and held a question an… Read More...

Poet, activist Amal Kassir performs at ‘DEIS Impact

Amal Kassir, a Syrian-American slam poet and activist, spoke to a crowd of students gathered in the SCC on Saturday, Feb. 3 as part of the annual ’DEIS Impact festival of social ju… Read More...

The merging of citizen science and social justice

Students and faculty convened in the International Lounge on Tuesday, Feb. 6, where Dr. Mark Chandler, the International Director of Research at the Earthwatch Institute, disc… Read More...

Film screening sheds light on deaf culture

After the screen faded to black and the lights were raised, the organizers of the Brandeis American Sign Language (ASL) Club’s ’DEIS Impact event lined up three panelists in a … Read More...

About Face presentation discusses diversity and self awareness

Patricia Steiner, a graduate professor at the Rabb School of Continuing Studies, hosted a presentation in the intercultural lounge titled, “About Face—Solving Issues of D… Read More...

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