What's ahead for the trade relationship with China under a Biden or Trump administration?

Illustration of container ships from US and China heading toward each other.

Both parties are hostile to China, so the election may have surprisingly little effect on U.S.-China relations, professor Peter Petri says. More »

'Virtual' college was a reality for Brandeis’ first students

Student sits outside old library. Photo from 1948.

Members of Brandeis’ inaugural class arrived in the fall of 1948 at a Waltham campus that consisted of three buildings and lots of hope. Watch members of the Class of 1952 reflect on Brandeis’ beginnings.  More »

This professor used music to address some of America's most pressing issues

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Eric Chasalow explains one of the tracks from his new album.  More »