Brandeis Alumni, Family and Friends
Experience Alumni College OnlineExplore timely topics with Brandeis faculty and alumni speakers at Alumni College 2022 online! All alumni, parents, friends, Brandeis National Committee (BNC) and BOLLI members are invited to join the sessions. Register today so you won't miss a session.
Gain meaningful insights on the developing situation in Ukraine. Join Carol Saivetz ’69, P’97, P’01, senior advisor in MIT Security Studies and Brandeis trustee, and Gary Samore, Professor of the Practice of Politics and Crown Family Director, for a timely discussion about U.S. relations with Russia, Russia’s invasion in Ukraine and security in the region. 4-5:15 p.m. EDT
Are fair elections in the U.S. under threat? Julian Zelizer ’91, the Malcolm Stevenson Forbes, Class of 1941 Professor of History and Public Affairs, Princeton School of Public & International Affairs, and Wendy Weiser, vice president of Democracy at the Brennan Center for Justice at NYU School of Law, will examine the state of free and fair elections in America today. 12-1:15 p.m. EDT
Explore the interpretations and understanding of the First Amendment over time. Brandeis professors Rosalind Kabrhel, chair, Legal Studies Department and associate professor of the Practice in Legal Studies, and Daniel Breen, associate professor of the Practice of Legal Studies at Brandeis for a dialogue with Lynn Greenky, author of “When Freedom Speaks: The Boundaries and the Boundlessness of our First Amendment Right.” 7-8:15 p.m. EDT
Alumni College Marquee Event (Location: Spingold/Livestream) Join us for a panel session with four Brandeis judges: Hon. Joseph T. Carter ’79, Hon. Melissa Crane ’86, Hon. Barbara Dortch-Okara ’71 and Hon. Sharon E. Goodie ’85 who will discuss the future of the U.S. Supreme Court and the state of equality and justice under the law. The event will be moderated by Daniel Breen, associate professor of the Practice in Legal Studies and is co-sponsored by the Brandeis Lawyers Alumni Network and the Legal Studies Department at Brandeis. 3-4:30 p.m. EDT