Photos: Family Weekend at Brandeis

Parents, siblings and grandparents flocked to Waltham Oct. 15 to 17 to join Brandeis students for Family Weekend for the first time since 2019.

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More of students' special places on campus

student Natalie Kahn, with pink hair streak, shorts and hightop sneakers, poses with "Sleeping Jennie" a stone statue in a reclining position

In the second part of student writer Maddy DuLong's look at some of her classmates' favorite spots at Brandeis, we meet a sleeping statue, step into the "dungeon" and go star gazing. More »

Rosenstiel Award given to 2021 Nobel laureates

David Julius and Ardem Patapoutian

At a ceremony conducted via Zoom, scientists Ardem Patapoutian and David Julius received the prestigious prize.  More »

As a patriot and Black man, Colin Powell embodied the ‘two-ness’ of the African American experience

Colin Powell

Powell's death is a moment to think about the history of Black American men and women in the military and the place of African Americans in government, says Professor Chad Williams More »