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'DEIS Impact features events planned by Brandeis University community members. 

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"What do reproductive justice, sports, and Shabbat dinner have in common? All three were 'DEIS Impact events at the same time last night, all examining social justice from those widely different points of view. Interestingly, nobody at Brandeis thought that was unusual." -'DEIS Impact coordinator Marci McPhee's Facebook post on Saturday, January 3, 2016 

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'DEIS Impact Organizers

Core Committee: The 'DEIS Impacters

  • Yiyi Wu '19 (chair)
  • Zosia Busé '20 (vice-chair)
  • Julia Sirota '18 

'DEIS Impact Steering Committee 

  • Zosia Busé '20, 'DEIS Vice Chair
  • Alyssa Kann ’19, 'DEIS Impact Publications Assistant
  • Marci McPhee, Ethics Center
  • Suzannah Scanlon 14, 'DEIS Impact Publications Coordinator
  • Julia Sirota '18, 'DEIS Impacter 
  • Steven Weglinski, Grad Student Affairs
  • Yiyi Wu '17, 'DEIS Impacter Chair

'DEIS Impact Working Group

  • Jessica Basile, Graduate Student Affairs
  • Jarret Bencks, Communications
  • Beth Bernstein, Brandeis National Committee
  • Andrew Flagel, Students & Enrollment
  • Rachel Freedline, Hiatt Career Center
  • Stephanie Grimes, Student Activities
  • Daniel Langenthal, Experiential Learning
  • Madeleine Lopez, Intercultural Center
  • Gabe Margolis, Athletics
  • Marci McPhee, Ethics Center
  • David Nathan, Development
  • Caroline O'Shea, Hiatt Career Center
  • Steve Pagios, Student Activities
  • Sharon Rosenberg '00, Alumni Relations
  • Ingrid Schorr, Office of Arts
  • Rebecca Simons, Admissions
  • Lauren Soares, Community Service
  • Tamar Vogel, Brandeis National Committee
  • Steven Weglinski, Graduate Student Affairs
  • Cary Weire Lytle, Employer Relations
  • David Weinstein, Ethics Center

Ethics Center Faculty Advisory Committee:

  • Gannit Ankori, Fine Arts; Schusterman Center for Israel Studies
  • Joan Dassin, Heller School
  • Dan Feldman, Planning and Institutional Research
  • Gordie Fellman, Sociology; Peace, Conflict, and Coexistence Studies
  • Richard Gaskins, American Studies; Legal Studies
  • Charles Golden, Anthropology
  • Harleen Singh, South Asian Studies

Events Planned By:

Coming soon for 2018!

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'DEIS Impact organizers 2016
'DEIS Impact organizers 2015
'DEIS Impact organizers 2014
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'DEIS Impact organizers 2012