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Sunday, September 3, 2006

Shared interests -- and living space


Brandeis University in Waltham is one of a growing number of universities and colleges that are offering "thematic housing," the Globe reports in a front-page story today.

Brandeis offers two residence hall suites for students interested in "Justice, Service & Change." It also offers thematic housing for students sharing an interest in global affairs, health and wellness, and the arts.


(Brandeis students Laura Mandelberg (left) and Jordan Frazes sat in Mandelberg’s room within the residence hall devoted to students interested in social justice, Globe Staff Photo by Evan Richman.)

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