From the Brandeis Archives
70 Years Ago Today, Brandeis Held Its First Day of Classes
Oct. 11, 2018 marked the 70th anniversary of the very first day of classes at Brandeis. Upon his induction as the first President of Brandeis University, Abram Sachar spoke of the founding principles of the new university. In this essay, he describes the importance of diversity, equity and inclusion in this country and in this university.