Archive for February, 2009

Faculty in the Media – February 2009

Friday, February 27th, 2009

Recent research conducted by Anatoly Frenkel, professor of physics at Stern College for Women, together with scientists at the U.S. Department of Energy’s Brookhaven National Laboratory and the University of Delaware, was featured in “Catalyst Boosts Ethanol Fuel Cells” on ChemicalProcessing.com. The team discovered a new electrocatalyst that enhances the prospects for ethanol-powered fuel cells. The research […]

David Shatz Co-Edits Ninth Book in Soloveitchik Series

Tuesday, February 3rd, 2009

Dr. David Shatz, professor of philosophy at YU, co-edited “Rabbi Joseph B. Soloveitchik, Abraham’s Journey: Reflections on the Life of the Founding Patrirach” (KTAV, 2008) with Joel B. Wolowelsky and Reuven Ziegler. This is the ninth book in the series “MeOtzar HoRav: Selected Writings of Rabbi Joseph B. Soloveitchik,” of which Shatz is the series […]

Edith Lubetski Publishes Esther Bibliography

Monday, February 2nd, 2009

  Edith Lubetski, head librarian at Stern College for Women’s Hedi Steinberg Library, published “Esther: A Classified Bibliography” (Sheffield Phoenix Press, 2008), a comprehensive bibliography, with husband Meir Lubetski, a professor of modern languages and comparative literature at the City University of New York. The book is a guide to scholarly works on the biblical […]