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Brandeis University receives $8.4 million bequest gift for social justice initiatives

Donor visited Brandeis only once; felt affinity for the university’s values

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Notable media coverage featuring Brandeis

notable media coverage december 2017

A selection of media clippings from December 2017 that appeared in nationwide print, television and radio news outlets and featured Brandeis University. More »

The academic advocate: Heller School Dean David Weil

David Weil

From the picket lines with the United Farm Workers as a teenager to overseeing the Department of Labor's Wage and Hour Division, new Heller School Dean David Weil has led a life of advocacy. More »

Jews were also from '[expletive]' countries

University professor Jonathan Sarna

In this media story, Brandeis University Professor Jonathan Sarna recalls when other countries - the ones most Jews emigrated from in the early 20th century - were considered undesirable points of origin. More »