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Top Israeli VC talks cybersecurity, diversity and ‘no go’ investments

Jerusalem Venture Partners has raised more than $1.4 billion raised over two decades, powering some of Israel's largest cybersecurity startups.
Tenured Professor Resigns from Columbia University: 'I Felt Like I Was Living Under Communism Again'

Tenured Professor Resigns from Columbia University: 'I Felt Like I Was Living Under Communism Again'

Columbia University Professor Andrei Serban, who fled communism in Romania, resigned from the university over concerns that it has become communist. The breaking point for Serban was a push on campus
Prestigious MBA Programs Report Decline in Applications

Prestigious MBA Programs Report Decline in Applications

MBA programs at elite universities around the United States reported a significant decline in applications this year. International students are reportedly headed for Canada or Europe because the U.S.
A new look at how the brain processes sound could radically improve hearing aids

A new look at how the brain processes sound could radically improve hearing aids

The brain has its own sound mixing capabilities, depending on who you want to listen to.

Daan Roosegaarde’s “Waterlicht” Pop-Up in New York

An art installation and a call to action, this light flood depicts life alongside rising water Daan Roosegaarde’s WATERLICHT project, an LED light and lens show, has appeared in several cities since
19 Women Accused a Gynecologist of Abuse. Why Didn’t He Go to Prison?

19 Women Accused a Gynecologist of Abuse. Why Didn’t He Go to Prison?

The doctor reached a plea deal with the Manhattan district attorney, who is facing renewed criticism over his handling of the case.
Columbia Reinstates Marching Band in Time for Homecoming

Columbia Reinstates Marching Band in Time for Homecoming

The reversal comes amid an outpouring of support from alumni band members. The university largely got what it wanted — more control over the band’s performances.
This 3D food printer cooks its prints with a laser — Good Algorithms

This 3D food printer cooks its prints with a laser — Good Algorithms

Researchers at Columbia University are leading the food 3D printing revolution by using food printers and lasers to cook food.
Helping Low-Income Students Navigate College

Helping Low-Income Students Navigate College

With multiyear programs, students receive the same high-end support as their upper-middle-class peers.
Columbia Silences Its Marching Band

Columbia Silences Its Marching Band

The university has prohibited its scramble band, often irreverent and sometimes funny, from performing at athletic events, and plans to form a more traditional band after the football season.
Columbia Silences Its Marching Band

Columbia Silences Its Marching Band

The university has prohibited its scramble band, often irreverent and sometimes funny, from performing at athletic events, and plans to form a more traditional band after the football season.
The best slide deck about climate change comes from a Danish-Icelandic artist

The best slide deck about climate change comes from a Danish-Icelandic artist

Olafur Eliasson is a master at eliciting an audience's awe and curiosity.
Antisemitic Malaysian Leader Flirts with Holocaust Denial at Columbia University

Antisemitic Malaysian Leader Flirts with Holocaust Denial at Columbia University

Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad questioned the number of Jewish people that were killed in the Holocaust during an event at Columbia University on Wednesday evening.
Columbia University Wipes Out Its Delightfully Chaotic Marching Band For Bullcrap Reasons

Columbia University Wipes Out Its Delightfully Chaotic Marching Band For Bullcrap Reasons

Sad, dispiriting news from the world of college marching bands: Columbia University effectively disbanded its wonderfully anarchic and mischievous marching band Wednesday, after years and years spent
Bodega, once dubbed ‘America’s most hated startup,’ has quietly raised millions

Bodega, once dubbed ‘America’s most hated startup,’ has quietly raised millions

The startup — now Stockwell — is backed by GV, NEA and DCM Ventures.
Billionaire Ronald Lauder: Cease Contributions to Columbia University ‘Until Antisemitic Despots No Longer Welcome’

Billionaire Ronald Lauder: Cease Contributions to Columbia University ‘Until Antisemitic Despots No Longer Welcome’

Billionaire philanthropist Ronald Lauder, president of the World Jewish Congress, said he will be encouraging donors to cease contributions to Columbia University “until such a time as antisemitic

Kenshō, ‘the antithesis of Goop,’ launches a research-based guide to natural medicine

Kenshō wants to become a holistic health "medical journal" with input from credible natural healthcare providers.
AOC: I have every right to block your harassing tweets

AOC: I have every right to block your harassing tweets

Nope. The post AOC: I have every right to block your harassing tweets appeared first on Hot Air.
Australian Writer Yang Hengjun Charged With Espionage in China

Australian Writer Yang Hengjun Charged With Espionage in China

China’s treatment of Dr. Yang, whose work includes fiction and essays critical of Beijing, has escalated tensions between Australia and China.