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14 ways Brandeis became more sustainable in 2017

Students, faculty and staff joined forces to improve campus sustainability.

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Founder of NuDay Syria to keynote 'DEIS Impact

Nadia Alawa

Nadia Alawa, who started an aid organization for Syria out of her New Hampshire home, will tell her story and discuss the humanitarian needs of Syria during this year's festival of social justice. More »

Best place to live in Massachusetts? It's Waltham.

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MONEY magazine named Brandeis University's hometown of Waltham the best city to live in Massachusetts thanks in part to its close proximity to Boston, eclectic restaurants and businesses and its diverse community. More »

Meet our new faculty member: Associate Professor of Biology Sebastian Kadener

Sebastian Kadener

Kadener researches a mysterious molecule in the brain called circular RNA. He also loves Tolstoy.  More »