Archive for the ‘August 2010’ Category

Faculty Reception at YU Museum

Monday, November 8th, 2010

Faculty of the Manhattan campuses gathered at the Yeshiva University Museum for a special welcome back assembly on August 27, 2010. President Richard M. Joel and Provost Morton Lowengrub addressed the group on the outlook for the upcoming academic year. In addition, presentations were made by Dr. Jacob Wisse, director of the YU Museum, and […]

Prodan to be Published in Preeminent Physics Journal

Thursday, August 12th, 2010

A recent manuscript co-authored by Dr. Emil Prodan, assistant professor in YU’s physics department, has been accepted for publication in the prestigious journal Physical Review Letters. The paper, titled “Entanglement Spectrum of a Disordered Topological Chern Insulator,” deals with the properties of highly disordered topological insulators, and investigates how much disorder these materials can withstand […]

Hillel Training Article Now Online

Thursday, August 12th, 2010

Dr. Victor Schwartz, dean of students at Yeshiva University, was instrumental in the planning and execution of a training for Hillel professionals on August 3rd, 2010. The training was a joint venture between the UJA-Federation of New York and the Jed Foundation. The Jed Foundation works to prevent suicide and reduce emotional suffering among college […]

August 2010

Sunday, August 1st, 2010

Dr. Jeffrey Gurock Professor of American Jewish history, Yeshiva University Claremont’s Interfaith Experiment The Jewish Week, August 24, 2010 Dr. Simon Rego Assistant Clinical Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Ferkauf Graduate School of Psychology Trapped Chilean Miners Face Psychological Challenges ABC News, Aug. 23, 2010 Prof. Marci Hamilton Paul R. Verkuil Chair in […]