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Locavores Should be all Aboard this House 

December 2, 2016

Brian Donahue '82, M.A. '93, Ph.D. '95, built a home that “makes a connection” with the surrounding landscape

RICHIE DAVIS | The Recorder

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46th Rosenstiel Award to Susan Lindquist Will Celebrate Her Remarkable Scientific Legacy

November 29, 2016

The late MIT biologist is being honored for research on protein misfolding

Lawrence Goodman | BRANDEISNOW

Eric Chasalow Focuses on Climate Change in New Piece ‘Elegy and Observation’

November 11, 2016

The piece was commissioned by the French vocal ensemble Musicatrieze

Jerret Bencks | BrandeisNOW

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The New York Times Reviews "The Boat Rocker" by Ha Jin, M.A. '89, Ph.D. '93

November 9, 2016

Wasserstrom describes Jin as "a writer of simple yet powerful gifts"

JEFFREY WASSERSTROM | NEW YORK TIMES

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Computer Scientist Wins Major Mellon Grant

November 8, 2016

The money will enable James Pustejovsky and colleagues to build a computer system capable of analyzing reams of documents and recordings

LAWRENCE GOODMAN | BRANDEISNOW

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Laura Pasek, M.A.T. ’10, Has A Novel Approach To Teaching Electoral Politics

November 8, 2016

The DeLeT alumna is not referring Clinton and Trump in the classroom at all

Simon Goodacre | Graduate School of Arts and Sciences

November 3, 2016

“It is our charge, our opportunity now, to reignite the flame of our mission”

Julie Jette | BRANDEISNOW

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November 2, 2016

Nationally experienced in diversity, equity and inclusion initiatives

JULIE JETTE | BRANDEISNOW

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November 2, 2016

Dr. Irvin discusses life as a historian

SIMON GOODACRE | GRADUATE SCHOOL OF ARTS AND SCIENCES

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October 26, 2016

Read about the recipients and hear some of their music

SIMON GOODACRE | GRADUATE SCHOOL OF ARTS AND SCIENCES

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October 20, 2016

"I think Brandeis provides a perfect program to become a good teacher."

SIMON GOODACRE | GRADUATE SCHOOL OF ARTS AND SCIENCES

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Biotech Student Works with CCPD to Land Dream Internship

October 14, 2016

"Their advice was invaluable. I feel like their training landed me my position.”

SIMON GOODACRE | GRADUATE SCHOOL OF ARTS AND SCIENCES

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Graduate Student Association Appoints New Leadership

October 13, 2016

MA candidate Marinella Taoushiani will serve as president

Simon Goodacre | Graduate School of Arts and Sciences

Yoshinori Ohsumi, Current Rosenstiel Award Winner, Nets Nobel Prize

October 4, 2016

The Japanese biologist won the Nobel for his work on autophagy

LAWRENCE GOODMAN | BRANDEISNOW

Gabbay Award Goes to Pioneer in Protein Folding Research

September 29, 2016

Jeffery Kelly's work has deepened our understanding of a variety of diseases. 

LAWRENCE GOODMAN | BRANDEISNOW

GSAS Enhances Support for Teaching Fellows and Course Assistants

September 28, 2016

The program will include a series of six sessions

SIMON GOODACRE | GRADUATE SCHOOL OF ARTS AND SCIENCES

The Rumors Are True! Brandeis Really Has a Space Chair!

September 26, 2016

Video: Ph.D. candidate Vivek Vimal shows you how it works

LAWRENCE GOODMAN | BRANDEISNOW

New Faculty Arrive on Brandeis Campus

September 16, 2016

A total of 19 new faculty members and visiting professors have been welcomed to campus this fall

BrandeisNOW

Leading Holocaust Historian to Receive Alumni Achievement Award

September 15, 2016

Deborah Lipstadt, M.A. ’72, Ph.D. ’76 is a authority on the Holocaust

David E. Nathan | Alumni Affairs

September 15, 2016

The new route wil be an addition to existing shuttle offerings

SIMON GOODACRE | GRADUATE SCHOOL OF ARTS AND SCIENCES

Neuroscientist Eve Marder '69 Receives Prestigious Kavli Prize

September 11, 2016

Marder accepted her award in a ceremony in Norway

Lawrence Goodman | BrandeisNOW

Changes to Career Center Help Students Get Career Ready

September 1, 2016

There are some big changes coming to GSAS Career Services!

Erica Foss | GSAS Career Center

The 2016 DEIS Scholars Join the Campus

August 29, 2016

The scholars will study ancient Greek and Roman studies, anthropology, history, musicology and philosophy

SIMON GOODACRE | GRADUATE SCHOOL OF ARTS AND SCIENCES

Karishma Reddy Khan Explores New Horizons in the Computer Science Department

August 24, 2016

Karishma has transitioned from the master's program to the Ph.D. Program

SIMON GOODACRE | GRADUATE SCHOOL OF ARTS AND SCIENCES

The Brandeis Community Gives Advice to Incoming GSAS Students

August 23, 2016

Read what our students, staff and alumni had to say to the incoming class

SIMON GOODACRE | GRADUATE SCHOOL OF ARTS AND SCIENCES

The Graduate School of Arts and Sciences Welcomes Its 63rd Class

August 22, 2016

Incoming students heard from Eric Chasalow and Susan Birren

SIMON GOODACRE | GRADUATE SCHOOL OF ARTS AND SCIENCES

Two Fine Arts Faculty Win 2017 Foster Prize

August 22, 2016

The award is presented by the Institute of Contemporary Art in Boston

BRANDEISNOW

On the Frontline of the Next Revolution in Physics

August 5, 2016

Ph.D. Candidate Hannah Herde may be among the first to realize everything we know about the universe has changed

LAWRENCE GOODMAN | BRANDEISNOW

Samuel Lasser, M.A. '14, Finds New Career Path with Computational Linguistics

August 1, 2016

Lasser was recruited by Charles River Analytics while studying at Brandeis

SIMON GOODACRE | GRADUATE SCHOOL OF ARTS AND SCIENCES

One of Brandeis' Earliest Alums Spends Her Life Preserving History

July 29, 2016

Adaire Klein, '53, M.A. '57 was a member of the first GSAS class 

SIMON GOODACRE | GRADUATE SCHOOL OF ARTS AND SCIENCES

Ning Liu Prepares for Teaching Role at Princeton

July 25, 2016

Liu completed the master's program in Teaching Chinese earlier this year

Simon Goodacre | Graduate School of Arts and Sciences

Ronald D. Liebowitz Takes Office as Ninth Brandeis President

July 1, 2016

A ceremony to mark his new presidency will be held on Nov. 3, 2016 

BrandeisNOW

Sarah Lupis, Ph.D. ’16, Uses Facial Reactions to Analyze Psychological Responses

June 17, 2016

Lupis continues to teach at Brandeis after graduation

Simon Goodacre | Graduate School of Arts and Sciences

Eve Marder '69 Awarded Prestigious Kavli Prize

June 2, 2016

The biennial prize for scientific innovation cites Marder’s research in brain development

JARRETT BENCKS | BRANDEISNOW

Brandeis Ph.D. Combined Spirituality with Academics in His Role as Navy Chaplain

June 1, 2016

Jason Olson's Dissertation Analyzed the Six-Day War

Simon Goodacre | Graduate School of Arts and Sciences

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