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With September near, latest flock of freshmen arrive

Brandeis freshmen’s arrival among the first signs of summer’s passing

WALTHAM — Brandeis University freshmen drove onto campus Sunday with their families, cars packed tightly with clothing and extra-long sheets.

They were among the first waves of students who will be moving into the Boston area over the coming weeks and, along with shorter days and cooler evenings, one of the first signs of summer’s waning.

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