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WEIRD SCIENCE

Watch TAU Prof. Eli Eisenberg explain why octopuses are the weirdest animals on earth for Business Insider.

LEADERSHIP

TAU President Prof. Joseph Klafter is the first Israeli to receive an honorary doctorate from China's Tsinghua University.

EXCELLENCE

The Diana Mary Steyer Scholarship Fund supports gifted young musicians at TAU's Buchmann–Mehta School of Music.

COLLABORATION

Chicago Catholic and AFTAU Board Member Tim Schlindwein describes his devotion to Notre Dame and TAU.

STEINHARDT MUSEUM

New Global Campaign video profiles the Steinhardt Museum of Natural History at TAU.

START-UP NATION

A new database tracks Israeli tech developed in universities and research institutes.

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Modern Laser Science Brightened by 2,300-Year-Old Technology June 20, 2018 Archimedes' screw inspires TAU researchers to devise a novel particle-trapping laser beam.  
Neuronal Activity Sheds Light on the Origin of Consciousness June 13, 2018 Electrodes in patients with epilepsy register neuronal activity underlying emergence of conscious experience, TAU researchers say.  
Philadelphia Orchestra Performs with TAU Students, Israel Philharmonic in Packed Concert June 4, 2018 Orchestra's trip to Israel is the third visit to the country by a major U.S. symphony orchestra.  
TAU Student Film Wows at Cannes Film Festival May 24, 2018 "Rubber Dolphin" written and directed by Steve Tisch School of Film and Television graduate.  
Changes to Specific MicroRNA Involved in Development of Lou Gehrig's Disease May 23, 2018 Mechanism involving specific microRNA and muscle molecules plays role in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, TAU researchers say.  
Why Diversity Programs Promoting Women and Minorities in Management Fail May 3, 2018 Current tools that "force-feed" diversity engender bias and rebellion, TAU and Harvard University researchers say.  
Moderate Decline in Violent Attacks Against Jews, But Attacks Are Becoming More Brutal April 18, 2018 European Jews harbor increasingly "grave concerns for their security," annual TAU Kantor Center study reports.  
TAU Announces Early-Stage Venture Fund to Invest in Student Innovation April 16, 2018 TAU Ventures similar to funds at universities such as MIT, UC Berkeley and Stanford.  
How Advanced Nanotechnology Can Improve Cancer Care April 12, 2018 TAU, Harvard University researchers discuss untapped potential of targeted nanocarriers to revolutionize cancer therapy.  
Antidepressants May Prevent Hospitalization Relapses in Bipolar Depression Patients March 29, 2018 Study finds apparent benefits of addition of adjunctive antidepressants to mood stabilizers, TAU researchers say.  
Koret Foundation Funds $10 Million Collaborative Initiative between TAU, Stanford University, and UC Berkeley March 15, 2018 Grant designed to advance breakthroughs in medical and information technology.  
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