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Emily and Julia Bryson standing in the gym.
Born to Run
A look back on recent graduates Emily and Julia Bryson's historic national championship run and impressive track and field career.
Roba Bulga Jilo holding a bowl of liquid, in between camels, with the African landscape behind him.
Shepherd, Scholar and Social Entrepreneur
Roba Bulga Jilo, MBA/MA SID’19, fights for the rights of indigenous people around the world — including his own tribe in Ethiopia.
Naom Shuster-Eliassi performs on a stage in front of a packed crowd
Funny Girl
How do you build peace in the Middle East? With a punch line, says stand-up comedian Noam Shuster-Eliassi ’11.

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Challenging the status quo since 1948

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    Brandeis Then: Eleanor Roosevelt

    Brandeis Board member. Feminist. Force to be reckoned with.

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    Brandeis Now: Anita Hill

    University Professor. Feminist. Force to be reckoned with.


“Most of the things worth doing in the world had been declared impossible before they were done.”

Justice Louis D. Brandeis

New cancer drugs? Better student loans? Reducing heart attacks in the hospital? Brandeis entrepreneurs are transforming ideas into companies — and improving the world while they’re at it.