WWI African-American veterans

World War I and the African-American experience

Racial discrimination in the army helped lay the groundwork for the civil rights movement decades later

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Alums, founders of YouVisit.com, serve as inspiration for students

By Jarret Bencks

Endri Tolka ‘03 and Taher Baderkhan ‘03 spoke with students about starting their company and showed off what they have in development – college tours with Oculus Rift virtual reality headsets. More »

Small steps and giant leaps

By Leah Burrows

Brandeis University’s Ashton Graybiel Spatial Orientation Lab has advanced our understanding of how humans can live and work in space, among many other achievements.  More »

Revealing the secrets of sand

By Leah Burrows

Bulbul Chakraborty, along with Corey O’Hern from Yale University and Robert Behringer from Duke University, have received a three-year, $1 million grant from the W.M. Keck Foundation to develop the first predictive theoretical framework for macroscopic assemblies.  More »