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A Champion for the Visually Impaired

Joan Dulitz ’70S Has Dedicated Her Professional Career to Helping the Blind For almost her entire life, Joan Dulitz ’70S has been a teacher of and a champion for the visually impaired. “What I do, I love,” she noted, clearly demonstrated by her 35-year career as a New York City public school teacher and her

Mathematics Program Enters Phase of Exciting Growth

Stern College for Women Math Majors Lead the Way with Innovative Research The Stern College Department of Mathematical Sciences is leading the way in Yeshiva University’s efforts to further its commitment to STEM programs and prepare its graduates for the marketplace of tomorrow. Dr. Marian Gidea, professor of mathematics at Stern and in YU’s graduate programs in

Shira Sheps ’09S Tells the Stories of Jewish Women

The Layers Project Blends Photographs and Words to Create Touching Portraits In 2015, Shira (Lankin) Sheps ’09S began a blog, “Emuna Balaylot” [Faith in the Evenings], as a way to come to terms with a five-year chronic illness. She began by writing, “I am starting this blog because after years of quiet illness, I have

A Champion of Genetic Screening

As Co-Founder of JScreen, Caroline Gold ’92S Promotes Healthy Jewish Families Caroline (Katz) Gold ’92S came to Stern College for Women in 1988, where she found a community as warm and friendly as the sunny climate of her native Atlanta, Georgia. “Coming from Atlanta without relatives nearby,” she recalled, “the families of my friends became my

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