Spring 2017

Twins x 2

Brothers and classmates—it’s all about boundaries.

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Clockwise from bottom left: Adi Davidyan, Idan Davidyan, Zach Golub and Ben Golub. Photo: John Soares

Who better to share a curing light with in preclin lab than your lifelong partner—aka, your twin brother? For the first time that anyone at the School of Dental Medicine can document, there are two sets of twins in the first-year class: Adi Davidyan and Idan Davidyan, the sons of Eli Davidyan, D85, and Zach Golub and Ben Golub, the sons of Jon Golub, D85, DG87, and Jamie Diament-Golub, D87.

The brothers are used to being in school together. The siblings earned their undergraduate degrees at the same institutions, the Davidyans at the University of Massachusetts at Amherst and the Golubs at Syracuse University.

Alphabetical seating for some first-year classes guarantees that they spend at least part of the day together. “We certainly have our brotherly moments, but at the end of the day, we do have to have dinner together,” said Ben Golub. “We know each other’s boundaries.”

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