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He doesn’t want people to have to walk in his shoes
DACA advocate Elias Rosenfeld '20 won’t stop until immigrants like him secure their future.
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Hollywood’s Chief Agitation Officer
Activist blogger Melissa Silverstein ’89 sounds a clarion call for gender equality in the film and TV industry.
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The Next Big Thing
New cancer drugs? Better student loans? Brandeis entrepreneurs are hatching ideas and building companies that may change the world.

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Brandeis University

Challenging the status quo since 1948

  • Eleanor Roosevelt
    Brandeis Then: Eleanor Roosevelt

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

    1961
  • Anita Hill. Photo by Tony Cenicola/The New York Times/Redux
    Brandeis Now: Anita Hill

    University Professor. Feminist. Force to be reckoned with.

    2018