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Advocacy for Policy Change: Present and Defend: April 29Advocacy for Policy Change presenters

The students of Advocacy for Policy Change (LGLS 161b) will present the legal advocacy projects they developed over the course of the semester. Info and optional RSVP on Facebook.

BIIJ 2013 - The International Rule of Law in a Human Rights EraBIIJ 2013 report cover

The 2013 edition of the Brandeis Institute for International Judges (BIIJ) report includes discussions on the expanding impact of human rights law on international courts and tribunals, the national impact of international human rights norms, the universality of human rights, the role of of state engagement and diplomacy in international justice, and the future of international courts and tribunals. Read or download [PDF].

Third annual 'DEIS Impact "festival of social justice" a great success!

'DEIS Impact 2014 logoThe Ethics Center and the Student Union presented the third annual weeklong "festival of social justice" at Brandeis University Feb. 1-10, featuring talks, performances, exhibits, discussions, and more. It was a great success! See photos, videos, summaries of events, and more....

10 Most Inspirational Moments from ’DEIS Impact 2014'DEIS Impact 2014 logo

Agonizing that you couldn’t make all 55 'DEIS Impact 2014 events? No worries! Here are 10 moments Ethics Center Leadership Council member Mia Katan '15 found particularly inspirational: Exploring Ethics Blog. What inspired you? Let us know in the comments!


The International Center for Ethics, Justice, and Public Life encompasses the Program in Peacebuilding and the Arts, Programs in International Justice and Society, and a range of Brandeis campus programs:

Programs in International Justice and Society

Promoting Just Societies and a Global Rule of Law

Program in Peacebuilding and the Arts

Transforming Violence Through Creativity

Brandeis Campus Programs

Knowledge, Action & Reflection for the Next Generation of Social Justice Leaders