Global Engagement

What are the roots of injustice? How do we heal a world that is more connected, yet more divided, than ever?

The global engagement component of the Brandeis Core explores social, political, cultural and linguistic diversity in the United States and the world by focusing on three thematic areas, listed below.

How to fulfill the global engagement requirements

Learning Goals

2022-23 Faculty Committees

DEIS-US and DJW Committee

Name Department
Ilana Szobel, Chair Near Eastern and Judaic Studies
Jeffrey Lenowitz Politics
Govind Sreenivasan History
Javier Urcid Anthropology

World Languages and Culture Committee

Name Language / Culture
Elena Gonzalez Ros, Chair Spanish
Hollie Harder, Vice-Chair French
Alona Bach Yiddish
Kathrin Breuer German
Alisha Cardwell Study Abroad
Irina Dubinina Russian
Hisae Fujiwara Japanese
Caitlin Gillespie
Greek, Latin
Sara Hascal Hebrew
Renee Hung Library Research and Instructional Services
Hanan Khashaba Arabic
Eun-Jo Lee Korean
Xiwen Lu Chinese
Vinodini Murugesan English
Paola Servino Italian
Jian Wei Chinese