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  1. Do cells have exotic vibrational properties?Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | EurekAlert!

    A little-understood biological property that appears to allow cell components to store energy on their outer edges is the possible key to developing a new class of materials and devices to collect, store and manage energy for a variety of applications, a team of researchers at New Jersey Institute of Technology and Yeshiva University has proposed. In a paper published last week in Nature Communications , "Dynamical Majorana edge modes in a broad class of topological mechanical systems," the researchers report the discovery of a large class of materials with such capabilities.

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  2. The Biblical Story of Esther and the Immoral SocietyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | American Thinker

    ... 20th century rabbinic scholar, Rabbi Dr. Joseph B. Soloveitchik, who taught thousands of students at Yeshiva University's affiliated rabbinical school over the course of nearly half a century. Rabbi Soloveitchik explained, based on a careful reading ...

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  3. Yeshiva University alumni awarded Kohelet PrizeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 24 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    Three alumni of Yeshiva University's Azrieli Graduate School of Jewish Education and Administration - Rabbi Yoni Fein '14A, Shira Greenspan '14A and Rabbi Tzvi Sinensky '15A - have been awarded 2017 Kohelet Prizes celebrating progression in Jewish education. The annual prize from the Kohelet Foundation bestows $36,000 to each of six educators or teams of educators who demonstrate extraordinary accomplishment in six categories such as interdisciplinary integration, differentiated instruction, developing critical thinking skills and taking risks.

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  4. Day Pitney Welcomes Returning Attorney David M. Waizer to NJ Corporate and Business Law DepartmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 23 | PR Log

    ... month. Waizer was an associate at Day Pitney from 1998 to 2000. He holds a B.S. degree in Finance from Yeshiva University and a J.D. from the University of Pennsylvania Law School. About Day Pitney Day Pitney LLP is a full-service law firm with ...

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  5. This Is JeopardyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | The Jewish Press

    When Netanel Paley found out he was chosen to compete on Jeopardy! he ran up and down the stairs of his school library in excitement. As a long-time fan of the game show and a lover of trivia, Netanel was finally able to realize his dreams while also representing his school, Yeshiva University, in the Jeopardy! College Championship .

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  6. Division II hockey, born in West HempsteadRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | South Shore Record

    ... on a rink in northern Manhattan. Margulies co-founded the Maccabees roller hockey team two years ago at Yeshiva University. The streets of West Hempstead seem like an unlikely birthplace of a sports team that was in first place in the National ...

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  7. Facebook Page Exposes Misogyny, Bigotry At Yeshiva UniversityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Forward

    ... if it would hold its meetings in the kitchen. The page also live-posted from an event hosted by the Yeshiva University College Republicans featuring Ben Shapiro, the conservative commentator and editor of the Daily Wire. The event prompted ...

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  8. Rabbi Joseph Telushkin to parse power of words at JNF eventRead the original story

    Monday Feb 20 | New Jersey Jewish News

    ... living. Telushkin was raised in Brooklyn, where he attended the Yeshiva of Flatbush. He was ordained at Yeshiva University and studied Jewish history at Columbia University. Telushkin identifies "You Shall Be Holy," published in 2006, the first ...

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  9. Vaccinations, Lost Diamonds, And Torture: An Interview with Noted Posek Rabbi J. David BleichRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 8 | The Jewish Press

    ... series (publication date: February 15). Rabbi Bleich is a rosh yeshiva and rosh kollel l'horaah at Yeshiva University's Rabbi Isaac Elchanan Theological Seminary, professor of law at YU's Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, and the author and editor ...

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  10. Two Islanders honored for scoring 1,000 points in women's basketballRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 18 | SILive.com

    ... to Curtis ('13) after the school's closing, netted her 1,000th point during an 83-44 home triumph against Yeshiva University. Barone and Carroll, who are roommates at Mt. St. Vincent, have been friends since they were nine years old when they both ...

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  11. David Horrigan of kCura: eDiscovery TrendsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 18 | JD Supra

    ... He serves on the Editorial Advisory Board of Legaltech News and the Data Law Board of Advisors at the Yeshiva University Cardozo Law School. David holds a Juris Doctor from the University of Florida, and he studied international law at Universiteit ...

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  12. Robust Shell ScriptingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | O'Reilly

    ... d the "Bash Pocket Reference", Arnold is a master communicator who holds a BA in Information Science from Yeshiva University and an MS in Computer and Information Science from Georgia Tech.

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  13. Commitment to Torah comes before intellectual acceptanceRabbi Jesse HornRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    The writer teaches Talmud and Tanakh at the Hakotel hesder yeshiva in Jerusalem and lectures widely. He has a B.A. in Judaic Studies and M.A. in Jewish Education from Yeshiva University and Rabbinical degree from YU/RIETS.

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  14. New YU Feminism Club's First Billboard Torn Down After Just HoursRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Forward

    The newly formed Yeshiva University Feminism Club's first bulletin board display was ripped down about an hour after it was put up. "It didn't take very long.

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  15. Eavesdropping With Facebook Page Exposes Misogyny, Bigotry At Yeshiva UniversityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Forward

    ... if it would hold its meetings in the kitchen. The page also live-posted from an event hosted by the Yeshiva University College Republicans featuring Ben Shapiro, the conservative commentator and editor of the Daily Wire. The event prompted ...

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  16. Religious freedom could top Sessions civil rights prioritiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 15 | WSB-TV

    ... in light of the fact that increasing numbers of Americans are not religious," said Marci Hamilton, a Yeshiva University legal expert on religious liberty. "This landscape is radically different." But it would help satisfy Trump's campaign promise to ...

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  17. Prof's Slavery Comments Bring Georgetown OutrageRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | News Max

    ... of Catholic-led slavery in Latin America or defended rape. "The same would be true of a rabbi at Yeshiva University. So, why as Muslims should we tolerate and invite someone like Brown to speak and why is Brown hideously exploiting Georgetown's ...

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  18. In Joop van Oosterom and Raymond Smullyan, chess loses two colorful charactersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | Washington Times

    ... an elementary win. Raymond Smullyan, the renowned mathematician and logician who taught at Princeton and Yeshiva University, died last week at the ripe old age of 97. A modern-day Lewis Carroll, Smullyan loved games and puzzles and - like the ...

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  19. Rimon Center educator wins Bible contestRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 | New Jersey Jewish News

    ... a B.A. in Hebrew literature, Bible, and music and a master's degree in biblical and Semitic studies from Yeshiva University. He is pursuing a master's of music in violin performance at the Aaron Copland School of Music in New York. His wife holds a ...

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  20. Support for two-state solution 'likely outcome' of the Trump and Netanyahu meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 | Jerusalem Post

    ... means Israel will not get everything it wants," said Ayalon, who is currently a visiting professor at Yeshiva University and the founder and director of the Truth About Israel advocacy group. "The only consequence of Trump's desire to make a deal ...

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