Category: Brandeis University

Where do we see medieval tropes this election season?

Where do we see medieval tropes this election season? Professor Dorothy Kim explains Illustration/Jessica Tanny By Dorothy KimOct. 28, 2020 In the run-up to the presidential election, BrandeisNOW asked faculty…

Will the lack of federal financial support impact municipal financing?

Will the lack of federal financial support impact municipal financing? Illustration/Jessica Tanny By Dan BergstresserOct. 28, 2020 In the run-up to the presidential election, BrandeisNOW asked faculty to provide analysis…

Everything you’ve ever wanted to know about what it means to be allosexual

Let’s start with a simple learning moment about something you probably didn’t realize: You, yes you, fall under the allosexual umbrella if you have ever felt even the slightest hint…

The Trump Administration shut a vaccine safety office last year. What’s the plan now?

As the first coronavirus vaccines arrive in the coming year, government researchers will face a monumental challenge: monitoring the health of hundreds of millions of Americans to ensure the vaccines…

Why the Jewish vote matters

Why the Jewish vote matters By Jonathan SarnaOct. 26, 2020 In the run-up to the presidential election, BrandeisNOW asked faculty to provide analysis and insight into some of the most…

How has Trump weakened the Affordable Care Act and how can it be strengthened?

How has Trump weakened the Affordable Care Act and how can it be strengthened? Photo/Getty Images By Michael DoonanOct. 26, 2020 In the run-up to the presidential election, BrandeisNOW asked…

Brandeis Athletics announces 2021 Hall of Fame class

Posted: Oct 24, 2020 WALTHAM, Mass. – As part of the 2020 Virtual Homecoming celebration, the Brandeis University Department of Athletics has announced the next class of Hall of Famers,…

Is today more reminiscent of the 1930s than 1960s?

Is today more reminiscent of the 1930s than 1960s? Communists protest in New York City in 1932. By Paul JankowskiOct. 26, 2020 In the run-up to the presidential election, BrandeisNOW…

What is the 'mom vote'? Mothers across the US weigh in

As President Trump and Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden court the “mom vote,” mothers around the country are saying they feel left out by both candidates. “When I think of…

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

What’s ahead for the trade relationship with China under a Biden or Trump administration? Photo/Getty Images By Peter PetriOct. 23, 2020 In the run-up to the presidential election, BrandeisNOW asked…