Evelyn E. Handler Administration Edit


Component Unique Identifier
Series 9
Level of Description


  • 1983-1990, undated (Creation)


  • Scope and Contents

    Arrangement: Organized under subseries, then alphabetical and chronological This series contains biographical information on Handler and a copy of the Inuaguration of Evelyn Erika Handler as the fifth president of Brandeis. It also contains files on the Committee on Students of Color; staff resignations, and appointments; and the controversy concerning the Jewish identity of Brandeis, particularly serving shellfish and pork and leaving Jewish holidays off the university calendar. Various speeches, invitations, and photographs of receptions and dinners are also in this series.