Israeli Nobel Prize Winner Ada Yonath At Drexel University

— by Debbie Shulman Brecher

You are invited to attend a special event honoring Dr. Ada Yonath, Nobel Laureate in Chemistry 2009. Dr. Yonath is a professor at the Weizmann Institute of Science in Rehovot, Israel. She will be honored on Tuesday, January 15, 2013 at 10:00 AM at Drexel University, Bossone Research Center, 3140 Market Street, Philadelphia.

For details please contact Sandra Donahue of the Office of Protocol & Special Events, or call 215-571-4069.

Great News for the High Holidays from Technion

— by Meir Deutsch

Technion Professor of Chemistry Danny Schechtman was just awarded the Nobel Prize in Chemistry. This is a well deserved reward for his hard-working individual effort in spite of scorn and skepticism. Attached are two videos: One depicting the discovery and another on his initiative: the Enterprise Course at Technion. Enjoy and share with your children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.