8/24/2013 9:46:52 AM
Times Union: Israeli researchers, families welcomed at NanoCollege
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Over the next five years, hundreds of Israeli scientists and their
families will be moving to the Capital Region for short-term assignments
at the SUNY College of Nanoscale Science and Engineering in Albany as part of a $3 billion research partnership between the school and Israel.
they will be able to find their way around the computer chip
manufacturing clean rooms at the NanoCollege, feeling at home outside of
work will be a bigger challenge.
Because of that, local Jewish
leaders and the college have forged an unlikely partnership that will
likely not only pay cultural dividends — but also economic dividends