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  1. Religious-College Leaders Reflect on 'Calling' in Today's AcademeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | Chronicle.com

    ... rsity; John H. Garvey, president of the Catholic University of America; and Richard M. Joel, president of Yeshiva University, gathered on Wednesday with an audience of policy makers and alumni to discuss

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  2. Yeshiva Students Experience HaitiRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2015 | Baltimore Jewish Times

    Fifteen Yeshiva University students, including two Maryland natives, visited Haiti for a service mission through the Center for the Jewish Future. The second she stepped off the plane, Esther Shmunis knew she was in a place unlike any other she'd been to before.

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  3. Get-Refuser Thrown Out of SynagogueRead the original story

    Feb 5, 2015 | Chaptzem Blog!

    Yechiel Friedman has refused to give his wife a get for nearly 18 years, says the Organization for the Resolution of Agunot , which helps women trapped in the Jewish legal status of marriage even when the relationship has ended. As a result, a member of ORA forced Friedman out of a minyan at Yeshiva University on Tuesday, following the ruling of the Beth Din of America calling to ostracize Friedman until he relents and clarifies his wife's status, letting her move on.

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  4. Jewish World, 3:39 PMWatch: 'Abusive' Get-Refuser Thrown Out of SynagogueRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2015 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    Yechiel Friedman has refused to give his wife a get for nearly 18 years, says the Organization for the Resolution of Agunot , which helps women trapped in the Jewish legal status of marriage even when the relationship has ended. As a result, a member of ORA forced Friedman out of a minyan at Yeshiva University on Tuesday, following the ruling of the Beth Din of America calling to ostracize Friedman until he relents and clarifies his wife's status, letting her move on.

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  5. Why Yeshiva Is Only University Out of 92 With $1 Billion Endowment To Lose ValueRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2015 | Forward

    Ninety-two universities in North America have endowments of more than $1 billion. Yeshiva University's was the only one that shrank last year.

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  6. The dynamic world of Yavneh's Rabbi Shlomo EinhornRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2015 | The Jewish Journal

    ... return to his roots - he was raised in Hancock Park and attended Yavneh as a child. After graduating from Yeshiva University in New York with a master's degree in education, Einhorn served as a rabbinic intern at Lincoln Square Synagogue in ...

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  7. Plans for takeover of Bronx medical school resuscitatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2015 | New York Daily News

    Yeshiva University is offloading financial control of the Albert Einstein School of Medicine to Montefiore Health system, Montefiore and Einstein leaders told students and faculty. The resuscitated takeover of a celebrated medical school by a Bronx health care titan will be finalized this summer, honchos told students and teachers during a closed-door meeting at Albert Einstein School of Medicine on Wednesday.

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  8. FACT Act testimony begins in House subcommitteeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2015 | Washington Examiner

    ... support of the bill were K&L Gates attorney Nick Vari, Bates White economic consultant Marc Scarcella and Yeshiva University law professor Lester Brickman. It is the third time the bill has been introduced, but it may have a better shot of getting ...

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  9. Religious college presidents agree on a callinga and common threats to their schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2015 | Deseret News

    Should religious colleges be bound by the same union and labor rules as secular universities? Or be rated by the same criteria? Those questions and more will be tackled by the presidents of three major universities who say they are united in supporting the values that faith-based schools bring to higher education even as they grapple with government regulations that can challenge them. For the first time, the top officials of Baylor University, Catholic University of America and Yeshiva University will lead a discussion Wednesday in Washington on the "calling" of faith-based universities.

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  10. Yeshiva U. nearing deal to hand over control of medical schoolRead the original story

    Feb 4, 2015 | United Jewish Federation of Tidewater

    Yeshiva University said it will soon transfer the operations and finances of its medical school to the Montefiore Health System, contradicting reports that a deal had fallen apart. "Building on the agreement originally announced in May, the Boards of Trustees of Montefiore Health System and Yeshiva University announced today that they have agreed on the principal terms of an agreement with respect to the Albert Einstein College of Medicine," read a statement released jointly by Y.U. and Montefiore Health System on Tuesday.

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  11. Crucial role of breast cancer tumour suppressor revealedRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2015 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... of Cell Biology . On line 31 de diciembre de 2014. Researchers at Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University have discovered a signaling pathway in cancer cells that controls their ability to invade nearby tissues in a finely ...

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  12. Mount Goes to the Wire to Beat Yeshiva, 69-67Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2015 | Hudson Valley Press

    The Mount Saint Mary College men's basketball team avenged an 89-79 loss from back on Dec. 10 by holding on late to defeat first-place Yeshiva University , 69-67, Saturday evening in the Max Stern Athletic Center. Neither team was able to take control throughout the duration of the game, as evidenced by the 15 lead changes and seven tie scores.

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  13. Yeshiva U. Finally Closes Deal To Shed Money-Losing Einstein Medical SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2015 | Forward

    Yeshiva University has finally shed its prestigious but money-losing medical school, the Albert Einstein College of Medicine amid a crushing financial crisis that has drained $90 million - or 8% - of its endowment in the past year. The university still faces grim financial challenges as well as the task of reassuring a faculty that has become increasingly nervous about Y.U.'s future.

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  14. Paul E. Rusek Jr.Read the original story

    Feb 4, 2015 | The News Journal

    ... Rusek. Paul earned his college degree at the University of Massachusetts, his Ph.D. in Chemistry at Yeshiva University in New York, and completed a postdoctoral fellowship from the University of Utah. He was an Account Manager for Marketing at the ...

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  15. Unique Siddur Makes Prayer PersonalRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2015 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    Winners have been announced in the Jewish Book Council's 2014 National Jewish Book Awards - one of the prime winners of accolades in the contest was the Koren Ani Tefilla Siddur, a Hebrew and English weekday prayer book. The siddur features a translation by the former chief rabbi of the UK and Yeshiva University Professor of Jewish Thought, Rabbi Lord Jonathan Sacks, as well as commentary by Rabbi Dr. Jay Goldmintz, an adjunct professor at YU's Azrieli Graduate School of Jewish Education and Administration.

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  16. Danny Ayalon: Iran Threat to Netanyahu Kin Demands ResponseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | News Max

    ... of capability; it's a matter of will," said Ayalon, a visiting professor of foreign policy studies at Yeshiva University in New York. "And if the notion is that the United States is taking off options from the table, then these options may come ...

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  17. Identified the mechanism that controls localization of protein Rac1 in the cell nucleusRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... of nuclear Rac1 as a marker of tumor progression. Researchers at Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University have discovered a signaling pathway in cancer cells that controls their ability to invade nearby tissues in a finely ...

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  18. State Assembly Speaker to be ReplacedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... filings with the state. A lifelong resident of Manhattan's Lower East Side, Silver is a graduate of both Yeshiva University and Brooklyn Law School.

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  19. Move to scuttle Obama deal an affrontRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | Pacific Daily News

    ... Like Netanyahu, Adelson would rather dictate to Iran than negotiate. During a 2013 speech at New York's Yeshiva University, Adelson said that rather than negotiate with Iran, Obama should order a nuclear strike on an Iranian desert "that doesn't ...

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  20. Albert Einstein med school protests YU leadershipRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | New York Daily News

    ... The faculty senate at Albert Einstein College of Medicine authorized a unanimous vote of no confidence in Yeshiva University, the institution that operates the world-renowned medical school in the Bronx, at an emergency meeting Friday. "If Albert ...

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