Schwartz tells Americans to be more responsible
|"The United States is amidst a period of great economic and political change, transforming from a hegemonic force in finance, innovation, science and military affairs to one that must adopt a more cooperative engagement with the rest of the world", prominent businessman, philanthropist, and progressive-policy advocate Bernard Schwartz told participants in Brandeis International Business School's sixth annual New Year's Celebration in New York City.|
New "Insatiable" art exhibit showcases interpretations of gluttony
|This juried exhibition, "Insatiable: Our Rapacious Appetite for More", will feature work by 42 artists from the US and abroad that explores our ravenous craving for excess and/or the consequences of indulging our endless desire for more. The show runs until March 10th, with an Opening Reception on February 3rd and artists talks on Feb. 3rd and 24th.|
Volunteerism, spirit abound in celebration of Martin Luther King, Jr.
|About 300 volunteers from area universities, immigrant-aid organizations and community activists fanned out from the Brandeis campus to a wide range of public service projects in celebration of Martin Luther King Day. See also "MLK Day offers opportunities for service, reflection" for more details about this amazing event.|
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