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Two injured in accident

BEMCo is seen here on the scene of an accident along the Peripheral Road near Admissions Monday. Sources who asked to remain anonymous told The Hoot that an elderly gentleman was dr… Read More...

After circuitous journey, Mock Trial obtains funds necessary to compete

Brandeis Universitys Mock Trial team this week secured the necessary funding to attend a national competition in Florida. The needed $4,000 came from four different source… Read More...

Republicans cancel Coulter event

The Republican Clubs plans to bring political pundit Ann Coulter to speak on campus later this semester have been cancelled, according to Finance Board records. On Feb. 16 th… Read More...

Changes simplify housing lottery, give students more options

Students returned from break this week to find housing lottery numbers in their mailboxes and difficult decisions ahead about where and with whom they will live next year. This ye… Read More...

NEWS RELEASE: New Assistant Dean of Student Life for the Support of Diversity hired to replace Mays

The office of the Dean of Students has completed a very lengthy national search and that Mr. Jamele Adams has enthusiastically accepted an offer to join our community as Assistant … Read More...

FRC report calls for retainer of ancient Greek and most other proposed cuts

The Faculty Review Committee (FRC) released its long anticipated report just prior to February break evaluating Dean of Arts and Sciences Adam Jaffes proposals to change the Bra… Read More...

What is the FRC?

The Faculty Handbook mandates the establishment of an appropriate deliberative process in situations where the establishment or discontinuation of academic programs, d… Read More...

FRC: Dont cut ancient Greek

The FRC strongly recommended against Jaffes proposal to eliminate the teaching of ancient Greek.

The elimination of Greek would have profoundly negative consequences on the vi… Read More...

FRC: Dont cut music PhD yet

The FRC recommended against eliminating the PhD program in Music at this time. They noted that the timing of this proposal was significant because the latest changes in Creative A… Read More...

FRC:Physics cuts unwise

The FRC stated that Jaffes proposal to close down an important research focus [high energy physics] by eliminating 4 FTEs in Physics is unwise.

The FRC talked at length about the re… Read More...

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