The Office of Study Abroad celebrates ‘I Love Study Abroad Week’

Brandeis University’s Office of Study Abroad hosted “I Love Study Abroad Week” from Feb 5th to 9th, aiming to showcase the diversity and opportunities of their 200 approved programs in 58 different countries around the world. The week-long celebration was designed to engage students directly, making the prospect of international study both exciting and approachable.  […]

Mellon Sawyer seminar series hosts virtual event: ‘From Comfort Woman to Comfort Child: Genealogies of Gendered and Sexualized Violence in the Korean Diaspora’

On Jan. 23, Brandeis University hosted an online seminar titled “From Comfort Woman to Comfort Child: Genealogies of Gendered and Sexualized Violence in the Korean Diaspora” as a part of its Mellon Sawyer seminar series for the year, themed “Imperiled Bodies: Slavery, Colonialism, Citizenship and the Logics of Gender-Based Violence.” Yuri Doolan of Brandeis University […]

Faculty sentiments on recent campus issues

The Brandeis University community is currently navigating a complex and sensitive period marked by heightened discussions and actions surrounding issues of free speech, student safety and the impact of international events on campus life, specifically the Israel-Hamas war. The series of developments and debates during this period reflects broader national and global concerns, as there […]

Brandeis administrator awarded $2.46 million in discrimination lawsuit

In a recent legal verdict, a Middlesex Superior Court jury has ruled in favor of Robin Nelson-Bailey, a former administrator at Brandeis University, in a discrimination lawsuit against the institution. This case stems from allegations of racial discrimination, gender discrimination and retaliation that Nelson-Bailey asserted she faced from school officials in the aftermath of a […]

Women’s Studies Research Center hosts webinar on empowering young women leaders

On Tuesday, April 25, the Brandeis Women’s Studies Research Center (WSRC) hosted a virtual event titled “Taking Initiative: Addressing the Challenges Facing Young Women Leaders.” The event was hosted by WSRC Resident Scholar Phoebe K. Schnitzer, Student Partner Thea Rose ’23 and Carissa Durfee, the Assistant Dean from the Dean of Students office.    During […]