Archive for May, 2013

Alan Abelson, Who at Barron’s Was a Thorn in Wall Street’s Side, Dies at 87

May 20, 2013 | Alumni

Alan Abelson, a former top editor of Barron’s magazine who made waves — sometimes tsunamis — by writing a pugnacious, sagacious stock market column that denounced Wall Street hucksterism and routinely rocked share prices, died on Thursday in Manhattan. He was 87.

Dr. Joyce Brothers, On-Air Psychologist Who Made TV House Calls, Dies at 85

May 20, 2013 | Faculty

Joyce Brothers, a former academic psychologist who, long before Drs. Ruth, Phil and Laura, was counseling millions over the airwaves, died on Monday at her home in Fort Lee, N.J. She was 85.