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  1. How to Mute Office OversharingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2014 | Wall Street Journal

    ... with others and shape others' views of us, says Lisa Rosh, an assistant professor of management at Yeshiva University in New York. It activates the same reward pathways in the brain as those aroused by eating and sex, says a 2012 study in the ...


  2. Self Sufficiency And Resourcefulness Over ComplainingRead the original story

    Jun 24, 2014 | Seeking Alpha

    ... charge. This issue of simplicity is not limited to the RIA world. Here is a lengthy article about the Yeshiva University endowment , which blew up when it increased its allocation to hedge funds. The opportunity to overcome all the obstacles cited ...


  3. Transgender etiquette: a how-toRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2014 | New York Daily News

    ... 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." Added Mock, whose memoir "Redefining ...


  4. Turning Judaism Outward' for Gimmel TamuzRead the original story

    Jun 24, 2014 | The Jewish Press

    ... a Chossid with a secular, academic background - his texts are among those used at New York University and Yeshiva University - he has proved himself uniquely qualified to attempt what many would call an impossible task. This year marks 20 years ...


  5. Yeshiva University: No, we have not lost $1.3b.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2014 | Jerusalem Post

    NEW YORK Already groaning under the weight of a sex-abuse scandal and hundreds of millions in an ensuing lawsuit, Yeshiva University is now facing down an investigation that claims the school lost $500 million on a "high-risk investment portfolio" mostly hedge funds and corporate stocks.


  6. Jewish WorldYU Graduates Find Great Success After CommencementRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2014 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    ... employed, in graduate school, or both within six months of graduation, finds survey. As undergraduates, Yeshiva University students learn to balance a rich and vibrant range of academic, extracurricular and spiritual pursuits, dedicating themselves ...


  7. Music from Lin-Manuel Miranda's 21 Chump Street Available of iTunesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2014 |

    ... ecipient. In May of 2009, Lin-Manuel received the degree of Doctor of Humane letters, honoris causa, from Yeshiva University, the youngest recipient of such an honor in the University's 123-year history.


  8. Yeshiva University Fighting To SurviveRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2014 | WNYC-AM New York

    ... of Jewish learning is teetering on the brink of insolvency. After six years of massive deficits, Yeshiva University needs to transform if it hopes to survive. Administrators are currently working on a plan to hand most day-to-day control of the ...


  9. YU finances: The factsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2014 | The Times of Israel

    In recent days, various articles have made outlandish claims about Yeshiva University's investment performance, debt, and endowment over the last several years.


  10. The Billion Dollar Question: Can Yeshiva University Survive?Read the original story

    Jun 22, 2014 | The Jewish Press

    It would be tragic beyond all proportion if Yeshiva University were to fold. I don't think that is going to happen.


  11. Report Finds Losses Of $1 Billion At Yeshiva UniversityRead the original story

    Jun 20, 2014 | CBS Local

    Yeshiva University is reportedly $1 billion in the red, with $500 million in debts and another $500 million in losses with risky investments.


  12. Yeshiva University in $1B hole as risky investments fizzleRead the original story

    Jun 20, 2014 | University Business

    The oldest Jewish university in the U.S. has been plundering its own endowment for about a decade in order to invest in riskier hedge funds - and now finds itself in a $1 billion hole as those bets have soured, according to a report.


  13. The Gift That Keeps On GivingRead the original story

    Jun 20, 2014 | The Jewish Press

    ... I now order five copies at a time. Because my husband is the senior director of religious guidance at Yeshiva University, we attend many celebrations for newborns: for a girl, a kiddush with drinks, food, and a short talk on the Sabbath; for a boy, ...


  14. Investigators From Montefiore and Einstein to Present Data at the...Read the original story

    Jun 20, 2014 | Newswise

    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.


  15. Investigative report skewers Yeshiva U. for past investment practicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2014 | The Jewish Journal

    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.


  16. What About the Celtics?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2014 | Talking Points Memo

    ... And in the Jewish world and in Israel, the name and iconography has actually been used a lot in sports. (Yeshiva University's team name is the Maccabees and there's the Maccabiah Games, which are essentially a Jewish olympics, held every four years ...


  17. Tracking How Breast Cancer Spreads: Einstein receives $10M NIH GrantRead the original story

    Jun 19, 2014 | Newswise

    ... of Health (NIH), has awarded a $10 million grant to researchers at Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University to fund research into how breast cancer cells move and spread in the body, and how to predict which breast cancer tumors ...


  18. Danny Ayalon: From No-Nonsense Negotiator To Popular ProfessorRead the original story

    Jun 18, 2014 | The Jewish Press

    The security guard at the front desk in Yeshiva University's Belfer Hall said he never heard of the professor, but his students who were taking a class on statecraft spoke of the unassuming Israeli statesman with reverence, respectfully referring to him as "The Ambassador."


  19. Yeshiva U. Board's Culture of Risk-Taking Led to $500M MeltdownRead the original story

    Jun 18, 2014 | Forward

    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 .


  20. Dangers of Sodium Lauryl SulfateRead the original story

    Jun 11, 2014 |

    ... which eventually leads to formation of canker sores. A study conducted at the Stern College for Women at Yeshiva University in New York, way back in 1997, observed that mouth rinses that contain SLS can damage the epithelial tissue of the oral ...