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Jewish Business News On Thursday, March 24th, 2016

University of California Condemns “Anti-Semitic Forms of Anti-Zionism”

A committee of the University of California’s Board of Regents unanimously approved a proposal on Wednesday condemning anti-Semitism and “anti-Semitic forms of anti-Zionism, ” saying that they were More...

Jewish Business News On Wednesday, January 13th, 2016

Sue and Bill Gross commit $40 million to establish nursing school

The William and Sue Gross Family Foundation has committed $40 million to the University of California, Irvine to establish a nursing school and assist in the construction of a new building to house it. The More...

Jewish Business News On Thursday, September 24th, 2015

Man walks again with own legs after years of paralysis

    The ability to walk has been restored following a spinal cord injury, using one’s own brain power, according to research published in the open access Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation. The More...

Michael Ordman On Sunday, June 21st, 2015

Micro-antenna to treat gastro-cancer and more good news from israel

In the 21st Jun 2015 edition of Israel’s good news, the highlights include:   ·         Three important stomach-related medical developments from Israeli scientists. ·         Israeli experts More...

Jewish Business News On Saturday, June 13th, 2015

Robert Reich Speaks Out On America’s Public Education Problem

– – Robert Reich is speaking out on what he feels is a war on teachers and public education in America. The man who served as Secretary of Labor Under President Clinton and is now an economics Professor More...

Adam Berkowitz On Friday, May 29th, 2015

Henry Samueli Sells Broadcom for $37 Billion to Competitor, Avago

Avago Technologies has just acquired Broadcom Corporations, co-owned by Henry Samueli, for $37 billion. Avago is offering Broadcom shareholders $17 billion in cash and 140 million Avago shares valued at More...

Jewish Business News On Wednesday, March 4th, 2015

Innovation: Pens Filled with High-Tech Bio-Inks for Do-It-Yourself Sensors

  A new, simple tool developed by nanoengineers at the University of California, San Diego, is opening the door to an era when anyone will be able to build sensors, anywhere, including physicians More...

Jewish Business News On Sunday, January 18th, 2015

Three nearly Earth-size planets found orbiting nearby star

  NASA’s Kepler Space Telescope, despite being hobbled by the loss of critical guidance systems, has discovered a star with three planets only slightly larger than Earth. The outermost planet More...

Professor Barry Eichengreen On Tuesday, January 13th, 2015

Berkeley Economics and Political Science Prof. Barry Eichengreen: Don’t Bet on a Stronger Dollar

Economic pundits, almost without exception, are predicting a stronger dollar in 2015 – an expectation that is leading investors to place some very large bets. But that market strategy could turn out to More...

Jewish Business News On Thursday, December 18th, 2014

Report: Birds Sense Severe Storms, Escape Tornado Outbreaks

Golden-winged warblers apparently knew in advance that a storm that would spawn 84 confirmed tornadoes and kill at least 35 people last spring was coming, according to a report in the Cell Press journal Current More...

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