News Roundup-Mega Edition

Here are a few of the highlights of The Hoot and Justice from the past two weeks with a short summary of each article.

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The Justice, 10/12

Students for a Just and Stable Future organizes sleep out to promote clean electricity
The Justice re-caps a sleep-out held last week by Students for a Just and Stable Future to promote clean electricity.

Brandeis and Harvard chair Middle Eastern talk series

Professor Shai Feldman, the director of the Crown Center for Middle East Studies, and a board member from the Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs at Harvard University are working jointly on series of lectures regarding the Middle East entitled the “Crown-Belfer Middle East Seminar series.” This act of cooperation is in the interest of creating “a long-term forum and “permanent meeting place” where experts on the Middle East in the Boston area can join and provide information to each other.”

The Hoot 10/15

Brandeis in the running for top vegan-friendly school, PETA2 polling students

Brandeis has been put on a short list of the most vegan-friendly schools in the country!

The Justice 10/19

University endowment returns rise 13.8 percent
After significant fundraising efforts, the University endowment has increased significantly!

Sustainability fund receives eight proposals

The Brandeis Sustainability fund, in its first year of existence, has garnered eight applications for their sustainability grants which will fund a number of student generated initiatives over the course of this year. Very cool!

For all of these articles and more, check out at The Justice and The Hoot websites!