Researchers at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University have received a $2 million grant from the National Cancer Institute to study tumor “microenvironments” — where tumors interact with surrounding tissues, cells and chemicals in ways that all too often encourage cancer cells to invade other areas of the body in the process known as metastasis.
Yeshiva University’s Center for the Jewish Future (CJF) is working with the American Jewish World Service to send 15 students to Central America in January for the university’s second humanitarian mission.
If you build it, they will come.
Calling the 2006 election “a good humbling experience to learn from,” US Sen. Sam Brownback, R-Kansas, told 200 Yeshiva University students Nov. 8 that the loss of Republican control of the House of Representatives will be a “chance for us to get back to the basics.”
Yeshiva University in Israel is offering a special showing of “Lonely Man of Faith: The Life and Legacy of Rabbi Joseph B. Soloveitchik,” for YU students, alumni, and friends.
A group of alumnae from Stern College for Women who might not have been able to pursue careers in medicine and science if not for the Anne Scheiber Scholarship have decided to raise money to give back to the institution that made their dreams possible.
Emily Fischer, a January 2006 graduate of Yeshiva University’s Stern College for Women, didn’t know what she wanted to do after she graduated. Her experiences finding a job, a place to live, and a new way of life reflected the challenges, hopes, and fears facing the nearly 50 seniors who attended the recent “Life After College” event at Stern College for Women.