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Archive for May, 2009

Nina Jablonski ’75 elected to American Philosophical Society

Posted May 29, 2009

Nina Jablonski ’75, professor and chair of the Pennsylvania State University Department of Anthropology, has been elected to membership in the American Philosophical Society, the nation’s oldest learned society. Jablonski’s groundbreaking research on the evolution of skin color in humans has earned academic laurels as well as attention from the popular press; she has been […]

Suzanne Zukin ’70 wins McKnight neuroscience grant

Posted May 29, 2009

R. Suzanne Zukin ’70, the F.M. Kirby Professor of Neural Repair and Protection and director of the Neuropsychopharmacology Center at Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University, was one of the winners of this year’s Neuroscience of Brain Disorders Award from the McKnight Endowment Fund for Neuroscience for her research on Epigenetic Remodeling of […]