Kushnir and his class visit the MRI center at Einstein

Path to PhD Begins at 17

Yeshiva College Graduate and MD/PhD Candidate Prepares Students for Careers in the Sciences The summer after 11th grade, Alex Kushnir already knew he was headed to Yeshiva College (YC) for an immersive education in the sciences. But he didn’t want to wait until then to get his feet wet. The challenge he faced: how does […]

YU and National Science Foundation Fund Major International Physics Conference to Foster Scientific Collaboration

“Organizing an international conference is a big, big thing,” said Gabriel Cwilich, PhD, associate professor of physics at Yeshiva College, before leaving in early December for the Pan-American Scientific Institute in Mar del Plata, Argentina, which he and YC physics professors Fredy R. Zypman, PhD, and Sergey Buldyrev, PhD coordinated.