The Strange Journey of Einstein's Brain
The brain of Albert Einstein produced insights which changed entirely the way we look at the universe and at space and time itself.
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Investigators from Montefiore and Einstein to Present Data at 2014...
Researchers from Montefiore Medical Center and the Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University will present new findings at the Alzheimer's Association International Conference being held July 12 - July 17 in Copenhagen, Denmark.
Fri Jul 04, 2014
The Otago Daily Times
Six Fulbright awards
A University of Otago graduate, Anton Venter, of Wellington, has gained a Fulbright-Platinum Triangle Award in Business to support study for an MBA degree in the United States.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
The Globe and Mail
Lives Lived: Marty Samosh, 56
Family man, physician, athlete, nature enthusiast. Born on April 16, 1957, in Winnipeg; died on March 7, 2014, in St. Catharines, Ont., of brain cancer, aged 56. From a young age, Marty knew what he wanted to do when he grew up.
Tue Jun 24, 2014
Cape Breton Post
From merely awkward to truly troubling: Questions trans people face - and how they answer
At a party, in a checkout line or out to dinner, transgender model Arisce Wanzer has this to say about routine, uncomfortable questions from strangers and acquaintances: We asked Wanzer, 27, in Los Angeles and two other trans people - Janet Mock, 31, and Joy Ladin, 53, to share how they handle chance, intrusive encounters.
The Modesto Bee
Questions trans people face _ and their answers
"As an educator, I believe it's really important for people to ask questions, but at the same time I'm a person and not a public billboard," said Ladin, an English professor at Yeshiva University in New York and author of "Through the Door of Life: A Jewish Journey between Genders."
Mon Jun 23, 2014
Arutz Sheva Israel News
Jewish WorldYU Graduates Find Great Success After Commencement
More than 90 percent of YU graduates were employed, in graduate school, or both within six months of graduation, finds survey.
The Times of Israel
YU finances: The facts
In recent days, various articles have made outlandish claims about Yeshiva University's investment performance, debt, and endowment over the last several years.
Fri Jun 20, 2014
Investigators From Montefiore and Einstein to Present Data at the...
Researchers from the Montefiore Headache Center and Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University will present new research at the 56th Annual Meeting of the American Headache Society being held June 26 - June 29 in Los Angeles.
Thu Jun 19, 2014
The Jewish Journal
Investigative report skewers Yeshiva U. for past investment practices
Headlined "How to Lose $1 Billion: Yeshiva University Blows its Future on Loser Hedge Funds," the article notes that contrary to conventional wisdom, the Madoff Ponzi scheme was a relatively minor factor in the school's current financial woes.
Tracking How Breast Cancer Spreads: Einstein receives $10M NIH Grant
The American Cancer Society predicts that 40,000 American women will die from breast cancer this year.
Kansas City Jewish Chronicle
YU Interns take Lox & Learn on the road to the Mitzvah Garden
In addition to being called Chag Matan Torah - festival of receiving the Torah - Shavuot is also known as Z'man HaBikkurim, the time of the first fruits.
Wed Jun 18, 2014
Yeshiva U. Board's Culture of Risk-Taking Led to $500M Meltdown
A culture of high risk-taking among Yeshiva University trustees resulted in Y.U.'s investment portfolio losing more than $500 million in the 2008 financial crisis, according to a two-year investigation by The Jewish Channel .
Tue Jun 17, 2014
New test can tell if breast cancer will spread
A new study has found out how to tell if breast cancer cells will spread or undergo metastasis.
Wed Jun 11, 2014
The Jewish Journal
Is kosher ethical?
Almost 40 years ago I spoke about "The Case for Judaism" to members of the tiny Jewish community of Moncton, in New Brunswick, Canada.
$2 Million Grant to Educate Clinicians Who Prescribe Opioids Awarded...
The Center for Continuing Medical Education at Montefiore Medical Center and Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University has received a $2 million grant from the Extended-Release/Long-Acting Opioid Analgesics Risk Evaluation and Mitigation Strategy Program Committee.