Brandeis at 75

A Look Back in Time

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From Bob Dylan to Kendrick Lamar: Music Icons Who Found a Stage at Brandeis

A look back at a few of the standout musical acts who performed on campus with reflections from alumni who witnessed musical greatness.

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Pauli Murray, Civil Rights icon and former professor, to appear on American Quarter

Dr. Pauli Murray, a hero of the civil rights movement who served on the Brandeis faculty from 1968-73, will appear on the 11th coin circulated by the United States Mint as part of the American Women’s Quarters Program in 2024.

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Remembering Martin Luther King Jr. at Brandeis

While Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. is honored nationwide every third Monday in January with a federal holiday that bears his name, his legacy as a civil rights activist holds a particularly special place at Brandeis.

75th Weekend Highlights

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75 Looks Good on Brandeis

On a crisp autumn weekend, the university marked its 75th anniversary with a celebratory spirit equal to the momentous occasion.

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Video: Brandeis celebrates 75 years of history

Watch video highlights from the weekend.

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Coming home to Brandeis

See photo highlights from the weekend.

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Brandeis celebrates 75 years

Thousands of proud alumni, students, and families filled campus this past October to celebrate the university's 75th anniversary.

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Scene at Brandeis: Then and Now

Step through time as we share moments from Brandeis’ past and present in our winter photo essay.

Timeline: The History of Brandeis

In just 75 years, Brandeis has become a beacon of aspiration and accomplishment in the higher-education landscape. Explore a full timeline of our history or select a decade to learn more.

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