Decorative samurai armor that features deerskin.

The 17th century Japanese style trend with lasting effects: deerskin

Brandeis professor Xing Hang is examining 17th and 18th century deerskin trade

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The path to peace at your holiday table

people of different races toasting over a festive table

Nervous about family friction this Thanksgiving? Heller Professor Alain Lempereur, director of the master's program in conflict resolution and coexistence, offers five tips for handling conversations around hot topics. More »

Judges women's cross-country places sixth at NCAA championship

Judges cross country team

Senior Emily Bryson finished fifth to earn her fourth career All-America honor, while the Judges tied for their best all-time finish by coming in sixth overall with 277 points. More »

Professors Wendy Cadge and Michael Skaggs on the changing role of chaplains in the US

The cubicle for the Boston Seafarers chaplain

In an Op-Ed for The Conversation, the two Brandeis professors examine the question: Why is chaplaincy growing when institutional religious affiliation is on the decline?  More »