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ModFest a success*

Editor's Note: All contents of this story are false. It was published on April 1 as part of The Hoot's April 1 issue. Nothing of this story is based in reality. Though three students were… Read More...

Ann Coulter to give Commencement address*

Ann Coulter, the noted conservative political pundit and bestselling author, will deliver the keynote address at the Universitys 54th commencement exercises, according to University spokesman Dennis Nealon. Coulter is the author of four New York… Read More...

Traps and Targets Club to acquire assault rifles, grenade launchers*

The Brandeis Finance Board voted last Wednesday to give the Brandeis Traps and Targets Club (Kinda Like Duck Hunt) $3,250 of their requested $5,000 to purchase military-spec M16A2 assault rifles with M203 grenade launcher attachments.… Read More...

PERSPECTIVE: How Ancient Greek was saved at Braneis

In part one, I tried to explain why the study of Ancient Greek language and literature is essential to the curriculum of a liberal arts university like Brandeis. This second part explains how Ancient Greek… Read More...

Crisis in Sherman: Kosher cops on very high alert*

Massachusetts State Police (MSP) are investigating the apparent theft of a waffle iron from the non-kosher side of the Sherman Cafeteria. MSP Colonel Smith is asking the University community for assistance. The alleged perpetrator must… Read More...

ITS to roll out Power over IP system*

Next fall ITS plans to unveil a new system called Power over IP (PoIP) that will replace traditional campus power distribution. The initiative comes on the heels of several other IP developments: the upgrading of… Read More...

New diversity Dean eager to take post

Jamele Adams, the new Assistant Dean of Diversity Services, will arrive at Brandeis this fall with enthusiasm and experience. Adams plans on assessing the diversity at Brandeis and seeing what is working wonderfully and what… Read More...

Student Union passed pay parity resolution

This week the Student Union Senate passed a resolution calling on Brandeis to equalize pay between directly employed and subcontracted Brandeis workers. The Parity Resolution cites the Universitys commitment to social justice as reason to,… Read More...

C-Store employee fired*

Early last week Brandeis decided to lay off one of its employees for violating university policy by selling a restricted beverage to a Brandeis student. The name of the employee has been kept confidential; however,… Read More...

Brandeis joins the Ivy League*

After a series of intense meetings, Brandeis University has finally decided to accept an invitation to join the Ivy League. This decision was made early Wednesday afternoon and has not yet been officially announced to… Read More...
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