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  1. Reflections on Yerushalmi's 'Zakhor'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Jerusalem Post

    I was a student of Professor Yosef Hayim Yerushalmi, but never a disciple. After 10 months of study at the hesder yeshiva in Gush Etzion in the Judean Hills, I returned from Israel to the United States to matriculate at Columbia University on Manhattan's Upper West Side in the fall of 1983.

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  2. Colleges v. the Constitution and Obama's immigration lies: James Varney/linksRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NOLA.com

    ... wrote in The Boston Globe. In fact, a New York lawyer is now using Title IX regulations to sue Columbia University on behalf of a student suspended for a year for an incident he maintains was consensual. I don't doubt some victims of sexual crimes ...

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  3. Gamburtsev: The Fountain Of Youth Under The Antarctic MountainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Scientific Blogging

    ... sheet acts like an anti-aging cream," said the study's lead author, Timothy Creyts, a geophysicist at Columbia University's Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory. "It triggers a series of thermodynamic processes that have almost perfectly preserved the ...

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  4. C-sections, antibiotic usage during pregnancy potential causes of childhood obesity, study saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Fox News

    A new study led by Columbia University scientists suggests two possible causes of childhood obesity: taking antibiotics during pregnancy and getting a Caesarean section. The research, published online in International Journal of Obesity , found that children who were exposed to antibiotics during the second or third trimester of pregnancy had a higher risk of obesity at age 7. Authors say the study is the first to explore the effect of antibiotics during those time frames, according to a Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health news release.

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  5. How to keep information overload from ruining your retirement plansRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Deseret News

    ... choices. In 2009, a study conducted jointly by retirement services firm T. Rowe Price and researchers at Columbia University found too many choices led to lower participation in certain plans. That finding was backed up by a 2011 study from Columbia ...

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  6. Breitling Energy Appoints New Executive Vice PresidentRead the original story

    Yesterday | Business Wire

    ... of New York, where he completed his four-year academic requirements at 18 years of age. He also attended Columbia University for undergraduate studies. "This is yet another milestone for Breitling Energy as we continue to build out our executive ...

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  7. South Asian boys are more likely to be overweight compared to peers, new study findsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... to exercise if it can be done as part of a group and has a social element. A study just released by Columbia University's Mailman School of Public Health found that children who were exposed to antibiotics in the second or third trimester of ...

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  8. PICKS: "Schizo-Culture: Cracks In The Street"Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Artforum Intl.

    This exhibition is a major presentation of research into "Schizo-Culture: On Prisons and Madness," the 1975 Columbia University conference where the Semiotext publishing collective introduced radical French philosophy to a North American audience. The 1978 book Schizo-Culture was revised and republished earlier this year and edited by the group's de facto leader Sylvere Lotringer and London-based writer David Morris.

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  9. Victoria's Secret model accused of anorexia for saying her body isn't perfectRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Examiner.com

    ... and it's awesome, but it's not a career path. Instead of focusing on one's looks, Russell, an alum of Columbia University, said little girls should aspire to be smart and accomplished in areas that don't place such a disproportionate emphasis on ...

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  10. Rolls-Royce to eliminate 200 plant jobs, trim engineering forceRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Indianapolis Business News

    ... a grand tradition of IBJ staffers educated in Indianapolis public schools. After graduating from Columbia University, he stumbled into print journalism, thanks to a Eugene C. Pulliam Fellowship at The Indianapolis Star. Among his favorite gigs were ...

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  11. This Week in GSSC: Searching for a senior class representativeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Columbia Spectator

    Did you miss the General Studies Student Council meeting on Tuesday night? Council correspondent Richard Im brings you the three things you need to know. GSSC allocated $7,500 to the U.S. Military Veterans of Columbia University to help cover their costs for the 5th Annual Veteran's Ball.

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  12. NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital Experts Offer the Latest Information...Read the original story

    Yesterday | PRWeb

    ... spontaneous seizures," says Dr. Cigdem Akman, director of pediatric epilepsy at NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Medical Center. "Fortunately, recent advances in diagnostic testing including various brain imaging methods and genetic testing ...

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  13. a People love spying on one anothera : a Q&a with Facebook critic Eben MoglenRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Washington Post

    Eben Moglen is a law professor at Columbia University and director of the Software Freedom Law Center. Eben Moglen has dedicated himself to convincing people to resist Facebook's siren song.

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  14. Virtual reality is journalism's next frontierRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Columbia Journalism Review

    ... support for a blockbuster collaboration collaboration between The Tow Center for Digital Journalism at Columbia University's Graduate School of Journalism, Frontline , and Secret Location, an interactive digital agency. These organizations are ...

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  15. Podcast: What's the Moral Cost of Doing Business Today?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WMFE

    ... it right? Author of The Evolution of a Corporate Idealist: When Girl Meets Oil . A visiting scholar at Columbia University, Bader has worked for BP, and served as adviser to the U.N. special representative on business and human rights. Director of ...

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  16. 'Fountain of youth' underlies Antarctic mountains: Why peaks buried in ice look so youngRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Science Daily

    ... sheet acts like an anti-aging cream," said the study's lead author, Timothy Creyts, a geophysicist at Columbia University's Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory. "It triggers a series of thermodynamic processes that have almost perfectly preserved the ...

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  17. Protect doctor-patient speechRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... ol, and chief of the Division of Pediatric Surgery and Trauma; David J. Rothman, Ph.D. is a professor at Columbia University, and director of the Center for the Study of Society and Medicine and the Center for Medicine as a Profession.

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  18. Taking Antibiotics During Pregnancy Increases Risk For Child Becoming ...Read the original story

    Yesterday | BioSpace

    Taking Antibiotics During Pregnancy Increases Risk for Child Becoming Obese Delivery by Caesarean Section Also Leads to Obesity Risk November 18, 2014 -- A study just released by Columbia University's Mailman School of Public Health found that children who were exposed to antibiotics in the second or third trimester of pregnancy had a higher risk of childhood obesity at age 7. The research also showed that for mothers who delivered their babies by a Caesarean section, whether elective or non-elective, there was a higher risk for obesity in their offspring. Study findings are published online in the International Journal of Obesity .

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  19. Attitudes towards microbicide use for bacterial vaginosis in pregnancyRead the original story

    Aug 21, 2014 | CSIRO Publishing

    Marina Catallozzi A B E , Camille Y. Williams A , Gregory D. Zimet C , Katharine M. Hargreaves A , Shari E. Gelber D , Adam J. Ratner A , Lawrence R. Stanberry A and Susan L. Rosenthal A A Department of Pediatrics, Columbia University College of Physicians & Surgeons-Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital of New York Presbyterian Hospital, 622 West 168th Street, New York, NY 10032, USA. B Heilbrunn Department of Population & Family Health, Mailman School of Public Health New York, 60 Haven Avenue, New York, NY 10032, USA.

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  20. "Palestinians Always Live in Fear": Jerusalem Killings Follow Months of Tensions, Settlement GrowthRead the original story

    Yesterday | Democracy Now

    ... and the Occupied Territories with two guests: Rashid Khalidi, Edward Said Professor of Arab Studies at Columbia University and author of several books, and Eran Efrati, a former Israeli combat soldier turned anti-occupation activist and ...

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