A student said that he wanted to harm several other students and the incident is currently under investigation, according to Director of Public Safety Edward Callahan in an email to the Justice.Last Tuesday, Callahan sent out an email to the Brandeis community advising students of the incident.
The incoming Class of 2018 was filled by May 1?marking the first time an incoming class has been filled by this date since the fall 2000 entering class? according to Senior Vice President for Students and Enrollment Andrew Flagel in an email to the Justice.
The University is trying to coordinate to make adjuncts full-time faculty members where possible, Provost Steve Goldstein ’78 affirmed in an email to the Justice.
Since former Senior Director of the Department of Community Living Jeremy Leiferman’s departure from the University in the beginning of the spring 2014 semester, his position remains unfilled.
The University awarded 850 bachelor's degrees at its 63rd commencement ceremony on Sunday.
In the second round of elections, which began last Thursday at midnight and ended last Friday at midnight, class senators, senators-at-large and associate justices for the 2014 to 2015 academic year were elected.
Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer Steve Manos sent an email to the Brandeis community yesterday to announce that the University hired James W.
The University's decision to rescind Ayaan Hirsi Ali's honorary degree has not only gained national attention in the media but also has stirred controversy among students, faculty, administration and alumni. The Brandeis community expressed dissent regarding the University's initial selection of Hirsi Ali, a Somali-born women's rights activist who has campaigned against female genital mutilation among other human rights causes, as an honorary degree recipient due to various statements she has made regarding Islam.
For the fall 2014 semester, students can expect to see several changes and new course offerings.
The University has already raised over one-third of its $100 million goal to be reached by December 2016 for the Catalyst Fund, a fundraising initiative that was launched in January in support of primarily need-based scholarships for undergraduate students and fellowships for graduate students.