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  1. Editorial: Wrong ways to the Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2014 | Albany Times Union

    ... or pled guilty. The project, a nonprofit organization affiliated with Cardozo School of Law at Yeshiva University, promotes DNA testing to help those who are wrongfully convicted. Improper interrogations are often blamed in cases where the innocent ...

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  2. Yeshiva University Museum recently hosted an exhibit titled "Threshold to the Sacred."Read the original story

    Mar 5, 2014 | The Jewish Press

    ... writing desk, determined to make his own contribution to the great textual tradition from whence he came. Yeshiva University Museum recently hosted an exhibit titled "Threshold to the Sacred." At the center of this magnificent installation stands ...

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  3. This week in Jewish history: March 7-13Read the original story

    Mar 5, 2014 | The Jewish Journal

    ... multibillion-dollar Ponzi scheme. Among the heaviest losers in his large network of Jewish investors were Yeshiva University, $110 million; Hadassah, $90 million; the Shapiro Family Foundation of Boston, $145 million; American Technion, $72 million; ...

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  4. Word on the Street: Children's routineRead the original story

    Mar 5, 2014 | News12.com

    According to a study done by Yeshiva University, regular routines will improve children's social emotional health.

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  5. An inventive new way to profile immune cells in bloodRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2014 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... including Brown University has discovered ... Researchers at Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University and Montefiore Medical Center have found a chemical "signature" in blood-forming stem cells that predicts whether patients with ...

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  6. Despite Leaders' Condemnations, Partnership Minyans Grow Among Orthodox GrassrootsRead the original story

    Mar 5, 2014 | The Jewish Press

    ... Last week came news of a penalty for a rabbinical school student who had attended one such minyan: Yeshiva University's Rabbi Isaac Elchanan Theological Seminary had threatened to withhold rabbinic ordination from a young man who had hosted a ...

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  7. Promising class of antibiotics discovered for treatment of drug-resistant tuberculosisRead the original story

    Mar 5, 2014 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... ernational ... In a striking, unexpected discovery, researchers at Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University have determined that vitamin C kills drug-resistant tuberculosis (TB) bacteria in laboratory culture. The finding ...

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  8. 'Partnership Minyan' Spreads Among Orthodox - and Rabbis Fire BackRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2014 | Forward

    ... for a rabbinical school student who had attended one such minyan: The New York Jewish Week reported that Yeshiva University's Rabbi Isaac Elchanan Theological Seminary, known as RIETS, had threatened to withhold rabbinic ordination from a young man ...

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  9. Digging Up Washington D.C.'s Jewish PastRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2014 | Forward

    ... have just landed a curator's dream job: Conceiving a museum from scratch. The former associate curator at Yeshiva University Museum in Manhattan, Levine this month joined a team that will expand the Jewish Historical Society of Greater Washington ...

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  10. Judaism in Focus at Lakewood Public LibraryRead the original story

    Mar 4, 2014 | Cleveland.com

    ... Siegal College for 25 years, and is presently a rabbi at Cedar Sinai Synagogue. He received his B.A. from Yeshiva University and his M.A. and PhD from Harvard. Thursday, March 6 at 7:00 p.m. in the Main Library Auditorium March 13 Jewish Ethics in ...

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  11. Just because I have a Hashkafa that differs from them, that does not mean I do not respect them.Read the original story

    Mar 4, 2014 | The Jewish Press

    ... Chesed than that of the Charedi world. In terms of Torah study - as much of a fan I am of a Yeshiva like Yeshiva University (YU), there is no question that the focus on 'Torah only' in a Yeshiva like Lakewood surpasses that of YU. This does not mean ...

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  12. Kids who sing, play, story-tell and eat with parents do betterRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2014 | UPI

    ... at the Children's Evaluation and Rehabilitation Center at Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University, affiliated with The Children's Hospital at Montefiore, said a child has high social-emotional health when they exhibit the ability ...

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  13. Death by Header? 1st Soccer Player Found With CTERead the original story

    Feb 27, 2014 | ABC News

    ... director of the Gruss Magnetic Resonance Research Center at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine at Yeshiva University, has been studying the effects of heading the ball on soccer players for years. "The lion's share of heading seems to come from ...

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  14. Rabbi Shmuley Boteach's confrontation with a Lubavitch leader.Read the original story

    Mar 4, 2014 | The Jewish Press

    ... and the Jewish traditions." Dr. Lawrence H. Schiffman, Vice-Provost of Undergraduate Education at Yeshiva University and Professor of Jewish Studies, wrote a critique of Boteach's book "Kosher Jesus" addressing some of these concerns. Even Yossi ...

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  15. An Unusual Hanukkah Lamp in BostonRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2014 | Forward

    ... Hanukkah lamps that feature this inscription. Moshe Bernstein, a professor of Bible and Jewish history at Yeshiva University, thinks the inscription is "peculiar" in that it selects "a text that avoids any reference to the lighting of a menorah, ...

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  16. Segulot, Simmanim and Superstitions: Dreams in Rabbinic ThoughtRead the original story

    Mar 2, 2014 | The Jewish Press

    ... not be brought into temptation [nisayon]. About the Author: Rabbi Joshua Yuter was ordained in 2003 from Yeshiva University's Rabbi Isaac Elchanan Theological Seminary. He also holds a B.A. in Computer Science from Yeshiva University, an M.A. in ...

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  17. Danny Ayalon's Reddit Q&A Gets Removed And His Answers DownvotedRead the original story

    Feb 28, 2014 | Israellycool

    Join Danny Ayalon, Israeli diplomat and politician, and the Rennert Visiting Professor of Foreign Policy Studies at Yeshiva University for an Ask Me Anything session on reddit.

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  18. Degenerative brain disease found for the first time in semi-pro...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2014 | Daily Mail

    ... they were to show signs of brain damage and inflammations in MRI tests. The study by researchers at Yeshiva University's Albert Einstein College of Medicine revealed that players who struck the ball with their head between 885 times and 1,550 times ...

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  19. John Kerry Opens Door To Extending Peace TalksRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2014 | Forward

    ... not as Jews, but as citizens of Ukraine." Are you worried about the situation of Jews in #Ukraine? Yeshiva University WILL go ahead with the ordination of a rabbinical student who held a partnership minyan service. Where do you stand on this issue? ...

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  20. John Judis Fires Back at Critics of Book on Harry Truman and IsraelRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2014 | Forward

    ... not as Jews, but as citizens of Ukraine." Are you worried about the situation of Jews in #Ukraine? Yeshiva University WILL go ahead with the ordination of a rabbinical student who held a partnership minyan service. Where do you stand on this issue? ...

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