Yesterday, University President Frederick Lawrence sent an email to the Brandeis community announcing the formation of an exploratory committee on fossil fuel divestment.
The updated version of Brandeis' online learning environment, LATTE, or Learning and Teaching Technology Environment, is on track to be released at the end of October when spring courses are made available for faculty, according to Library and Technology Services Associate Director for Academic Technology Adam Lipkin. This is the first time LATTE is receiving a new look since it was launched in 2007.
Sunday night's conclusion of the Emmy Award-winning series Breaking Bad was the culmination of five seasons of crushed dreams, character development, awful (and by awful I mean exhilarating) cliffhangers and emotional distress.
Last Wednesday, elections for vacant Senate and Executive Board positions, including the newly-vacated position of treasurer, took place.
* Correction appended. University President Frederick Lawrence's total compensation for 2011 calendar year came in at $758,735, according to University tax forms.
The status of the student tour guide position is currently under review, and may become unpaid as soon as the spring 2014 semester.
Student Union President Ricky Rosen '14 finalized his cabinet appointments on Sept. 8 after a search to fill three vacant positions, most prominently his chief of staff. David Clements '14, the 2012 to 2013 Student Union treasurer, and runner- up in last spring's presidential elections, fills the top position in Rosen's cabinet as chief of staff. The positions of co-director of communications and 'Deis Day coordinator were filled by Clements, Wenyi Zhang '16 and Sara Pedersen '15, respectively. The cabinet appointments were unanimously confirmed by the Senate at its meeting on Sept.
Student Union President Ricky Rosen '14 sent an email to the student body on Sept. 8 to announce Treasurer Sunny Aidasani's '14 formal resignation.
The University installed a solar thermal system to supply heat for the Charles River Apartments over the summer.
Student Union President Ricky Rosen '14 sent an email to the student body yesterday to announce Treasurer Sunny Aidasani's '14 formal resignation.