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The Accidental Immigrant

Novelist Ha Jin, MA’89, PhD’93, H’05, never set out to become a leading light in American letters. Somehow, he did.

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Funny Girl

Stand-up comedian Noam Shuster-Eliassi ’11 slays behind the mic to create a more peaceable Middle East.

Play Nice

Global Game Jam executive director Seven Siegel, Heller MBA/MPP’16, gets the world’s creative people to build games together.

Taken by Force

An excerpt from “What We Talk About When We Talk About Rape,” an unflinching memoir about surviving the trauma of rape.

The Brandeis Questionnaire

Journalist Walt Mossberg ’69 earned his stripes as the champion of the average tech consumer.