Though the academic year was pretty much over, a group of Yeshiva University students posponed the official start of their summer vacations to travel to Washington, D.C. for an intellectual retreat sponsored by the Zahava and Moshael Straus Center for Torah and Western Thought.
The trip served as the capstone seminar for the “Jewish Ideas and American […]
Select undergraduate science majors from Yeshiva College and Stern College for Women just arrived in Israel on June 17 to participate in the second Summer Science Research Internship program, a joint initiative with Bar-Ilan University (BIU) that will enable nearly 30 students to gain hands-on experience in emerging scientific fields while being […]
Yeshiva College’s new core curriculum will take effect in the Fall 2012 semester and feature a wide range of interdisciplinary courses, more advanced classes within individual majors, and greater freedom for students to craft an education that complements their interests and aspirations and maximizes their opportunities for employment in their field.
The change marks the first […]
Dr. Anatoly Frenkel, professor of physics at Yeshiva University, is part of a team of physicists who have secured a three-year grant for nearly $2 million from the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) to study how sub-microscopic manmade nanoclusters can be used to create more efficient energy sources.
Frenkel’s team, which includes Ralph Nuzzo (University […]
Thirty Yeshiva University students are participating in this summer’s join program between YU and Bar Ilan University (BIU) in Israel.
Now in its second year, the Summer Science Research Internship program, coordinated by Dr. Anatoly Frenkel, professor of physics at YU, enables the students to gain hands-on experience in emerging scientific fields while being mentored by BIU faculty […]