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Miriam Renz at Brister's Hill in the Walden Woods.

A Walk in Walden Woods

At Summer Internship, Stern College Junior Works to Preserve Thoreau’s Dreams “Go confidently in the direction of your dreams. Live the life you have imagined.” This was one of the key philosophies of the American 19th-century poet Henry David Thoreau, a leading transcendentalist—but it could also describe Stern College for Women junior Miriam Renz’s pursuit

Michael Sandel

Economic Inequality: What’s the Right Thing to Do?

Political Philosopher Michael Sandel to Discuss Economic Inequality and Morality at Apr. 7 Yeshiva University Robbins-Wilf Program Yeshiva University will host a discussion titled “Economic Inequality: What’s the Right Thing to Do?”, featuring Dr. Michael Sandel, host of the PBS program Justice, the first Harvard course to be made freely available online and on public

Valedictorian of Stern College for Women Headed for Mount Sinai School of Medicine

It is hardly surprising that Grace Charles, this year’s valedictorian of Stern College for Women, graduate of the S. Daniel Abraham Honors Program and recipient of the Professor Moses L. Isaacs Memorial Award for Excellence in Biochemistry, has a knack for science. Her mother studied medicine at Johns Hopkins School of Medicine and her grandfather is a chemical expert on the highly toxic chemical methyl isocyanate, who was sent to Bhopal, India in the 1980’s to investigate a poisonous gas leak.