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Cwilich Organizes International Nano and Mesoscopic Optics Conference

Cwilich Organizes International Nano and Mesoscopic Optics Conference

Dr. Gabriel Cwilich, division coordinator of natural and mathematical sciences at YU and director of the Jay and Jeanie Schottenstein Honors Program at Yeshiva College, served as an organizing member of “Discussions on Nano and Mesoscopic Optics” (DINAMO), one of the most important conferences in his field this year. The conference took […]


Asherie Receives NSF Grant for Organizing Physics Workshop

Asherie Receives NSF Grant for Organizing Physics Workshop

Dr. Neer Asherie, professor of physics and biology, has been awarded a $30,500 grant from the National Science Foundation for his role in organizing an international physics workshop that will take place in Lausanne, Switzerland, from June 22-24, 2015. Titled “The Physics of Protein Self-Assembly,” the workshop will bring together scientists from different […]


Wurzweiler Hosts Palliative Care Conference

November 14 Conference Will Explore Psychosocial Care for Elders, Caregivers and Serious Illness Yeshiva University’s Wurzweiler School of Social of Work will host the Joanna Mellor Annual Gerontology Conference on November 14. This is the fourth palliative care conference that Wurzweiler has organized in recent years and the first one that will address issues relating

Victor Vieth, executive director emeritus

Keeping Communities Safe

Center for the Jewish Future Hosts Conference for Rabbis on Addressing and Preventing Child Sexual Abuse in Jewish Communities On February 25, Yeshiva University’s Center for the Jewish Future hosted an educational and training session for rabbinic leadership focusing on the unique challenges of addressing and preventing child sexual abuse in religious communities. The conference

RKB at London Conference

Brander Speaks at UK Conference for Rabbinic Leaders

Rabbinic Conference is First Organized by UK’s New Chief Rabbi-Elect Rabbi Kenneth Brander, Vice President for University and Community Life and the David Mitzner Dean of the Center for the Jewish Future at Yeshiva University, delivered three lectures at a rabbinic conference organized by Rabbi Ephraim Mirvis, Chief Rabbi-Elect of the United Kingdom. A hundred rabbis