Tag archive for ‘Cornell’
Jewish Business News On Saturday, January 24th, 2015

Study: Trying to Project Success May Be Recipe for Failure

Life is full of experiences that challenge how we see ourselves and we often compensate by buying products that reinforce our ideal self-image. A new study in the Journal of Consumer Research shows that this More...

Gil Tanenbaum On Friday, November 14th, 2014

AOL Donates $5 Million to New Cornell-Technion Research

AOL is set to contribute $5 million to the Jacobs Technion-Cornell Institute at Cornell Tech, for the formation of the Connected Experiences Laboratory. The laboratory will explore and create technologies More...

Jewish Business News On Tuesday, November 11th, 2014

Twin Study Finds Body Weight Influenced by Microbes in the Gut

Our genetic makeup influences whether we are fat or thin by shaping which types of microbes thrive in our body, according to a study by researchers at King’s College London and Cornell University. By More...

Jewish Business News On Thursday, October 16th, 2014

Study: Beauty Lies in the Political Affiliation of the Beholder

ave you ever noticed you find your candidate for political office more attractive than the opponent? New research from Cornell University shows you’re not the only one. “We showed pictures of familiar More...

Jewish Business News Service On Tuesday, October 7th, 2014

Billionaire David Einhorn Gifting $50 Million to Learning and Community Engagement

Cornell University Unveils “Engaged Cornell, ” a $150 Million Groundbreaking 10-Year Initiative for Real-World Learning and Community Engagement 100 percent of undergraduates to participate in high-quality, More...

Jewish Business News On Sunday, September 7th, 2014

Study: Soy Supplementation May Adversely Affect Breast Cancer Related Genes

Soy supplementation alters expression of genes associated with breast cancer, raising concerns that soy could have adverse effects in breast cancer, according to a new study published September 4 in the More...

Vered Weiss On Tuesday, September 2nd, 2014

Cornell Funds New York City Campus for Internet Start-Ups

Cornell University, one of the most innovative universities in the nation, is spending $2 billion for a graduate campus in Roosevelt Island dedicated to supporting the future Mark Zuckerbergs. Cornell More...

Ilan Shavit On Sunday, April 21st, 2013

Joan and Irwin Jacobs Announce $133-Million Naming Gift for the Technion-Cornell Innovation Institute

– The Joan and Irwin Jacobs Technion-Cornell Innovation Institute is a key component of Cornell Tech in New York City; program will offer unique dual master’s degrees. – Right to left: Consul General More...

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