Yeshiva University Newswire (Page 10)

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  1. Center for Jewish History head says scholars must take an active role in societyRead the original story

    Oct 24, 2017 | The Times of Israel

    ... the American Jewish Historical Society, the American Sephardi Federation, the Leo Baeck Institute, the Yeshiva University Museum and YIVO Institute for Jewish Leadership. It's not a place usually considered as a hotbed of dissent. However, several ...

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  2. Modeh Ani - does God have faith in us? Rabbi Jesse HornRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2017 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    The writer teaches Talmud and Tanakh at the Hakotel hesder yeshiva in Jerusalem and lectures widely. He has a B.A. in Judaic Studies and M.A. in Jewish Education from Yeshiva University and Rabbinical degree from YU/RIETS.

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  3. Under controversial new head, a stormy night at NY's Center for Jewish HistoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2017 | The Times of Israel

    ... the American Jewish Historical Society, the American Sephardi Federation, the Leo Baeck Institute, the Yeshiva University Museum and the YIVO Institute for Jewish Research. There are other affiliate groups but, to put it in "Godfather" terms, these ...

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  4. RELEASE: Rabbi Lord Jonathan Sacks to receive the 2017 AEI Irving Kristol AwardRead the original story

    Oct 23, 2017 | PressReleasePoint

    ... the Commonwealth from 1991 to 2013. Since then, he has taught at several academic institutions, including Yeshiva University, King's College London, and New York University. His many awards include the 2016 Templeton Prize in recognition of his ...

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  5. 12th Annual Summit of the NorthEast Cerebrovascular ConsortiumRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2017 | EurekAlert!

    ... undergraduate degree from Columbia University, and his MD from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University. He then completed a residency in Internal Medicine at

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  6. SaraJane Lieb, Marc SimonRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2017 | The New York Times

    ... a documentary filmmaker. He graduated from the University of Pennsylvania and received a law degree from Yeshiva University, where he participated in the Innocence Project, a law clinic at the Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law that inspired him to ...

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  7. From Noach to Abraham Rabbi Dr. Chaim E. SchertzRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2017 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    The writer received semicha from Yeshiva University and a masters in Jewish Philosophy from YU's Bernard Revel Graduate School as well as a masters in the History of Ideas from New York University, and a PhD from New York University in the History of Western Thought. He taught Classics in Penn State and Philosophy at Regis College in Denver and served as the Rabbi of Kesher Israel Congregation in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania for over 25 years, is now retired.

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  8. Yeshiva University Democrats Find Their Voice - On Conservative CampusRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2017 | Forward

    Until Donald Trump's election one year ago, less than eight students at Yeshiva University would attend the events organized by the school's Democrats club. Little did they know that just a couple of months after November 8, the club would grow significantly, reaching its peak of 50 active members this year.

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  9. Study shows how nerves drive prostate cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2017 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... science.sciencemag.org/cgi/doi 1126/science.aah5072 Researchers at Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University have found that nerves play a critical role in both the development and spread of prostate tumors. Their findings, using ...

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  10. Yeshiva University's new head plans to bring Modern Orthodoxy into the futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2017 | The Times of Israel

    As incoming president of a powerhouse institution educating 6,000 students, Rabbi Ari Berman argues that technology, women's rights, and Torah values are not mutually exclusive Rabbi Ari Berman's easygoing manner and gentle, self-deprecating humor belie his position as head of one of Modern Orthodoxy's flagship establishments. Newly installed last month as the fifth president of Yeshiva University - an academic institution with over 6,000 students in two high schools, three undergraduate schools and 10 graduate schools spread out over five campuses in New York and one in Jerusalem - Berman finds himself at the helm of a dynamic community that straddles a number of religious and geopolitical divides.

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  11. Why is the Center for Jewish History celebrating anti-Zionism? Ronn TorossianRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2017 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    ... Bernard Blum, David Dangoor, Michael Jesselson, Ed Stelzer as well as the American Sephardic Federation, Yeshiva University Museum, American Jewish Historical Society, Leo Baeck Institute and YIVO Institute for Jewish Research to stand up and ...

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  12. Scientists Log Newfound Understanding of Water's Responses to Changing TemperaturesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2017 | Newswise

    ... of the solid and liquid differ." The paper's other authors include Ran Drori, an assistant professor at Yeshiva University; Miranda Holmes-Cerfon, an assistant professor at NYU's Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences; Bart Kahr, a professor in ...

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  13. The older girls saved me from sex abuseRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2017 | The Times of Israel

    I went to Yeshiva University High School for Girls of Manhattan, then some blocks off Columbus Circle in Manhattan. I lived in the outer reaches of Queens; no subway line reached anywhere near my neighborhood.

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  14. The world's greatest investors: Anne ScheiberRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2017 | MoneyWeek

    ... apartment in New York. When she died in 1995 she made headlines by leaving an estate valued at $22m to Yeshiva University in New York. After suffering big losses in the 1930s due to poor advice from her stockbroker, she took direct control of her ...

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  15. Between the Lines: - Huge' moment for advocates of Orthodox women rabbisRead the original story

    Oct 11, 2017 | New Jersey Jewish News

    ... Rabbi Kenneth Brander, 53, is viewed as a leading mainstream centrist. An outgoing vice president of Yeshiva University (YU), he secured a national reputation for his success as senior rabbi of the Boca Raton Synagogue in Florida before joining the ...

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  16. How Trump's Birth Control Policy Tramples Jewish Women's Religious LibertyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2017 | Forward

    ... liberties. In fact, Rabbi Moshe Kahn, an Orthodox rabbi, psychoanalyst, and veteran professor at Yeshiva University's Stern College for Women, advises couples to avoid having children for at least the first year of marriage for psychological ...

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  17. The human spirit: When Maria Montessori meets the rebbeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2017 | Jerusalem Post

    ... Facebook page. The co-founder and executive director of Lamplighters is Yocheved Sidof, a graduate of Yeshiva University who was in a doctoral program for clinical psychology at St. John's University when she changed directions, becoming a ...

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  18. Two anti-Israel programs canceled at CJH and AJHSRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2017 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    ... The boards of CJH, American Jewish Historical Society, American Sephardi Federation, Leo Baeck Institute, Yeshiva University, and YIVO approved Myers' appointment to the position heading what is considered the largest repository of Jewish history in ...

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  19. The two creations Rabbi Dr. Chaim E. SchertzRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2017 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    The writer received semicha from Yeshiva University and a masters in Jewish Philosophy from YU's Bernard Revel Graduate School as well as a masters in the History of Ideas from New York University, and a PhD from New York University in the History of Western Thought. He taught Classics in Penn State and Philosophy at Regis College in Denver and served as the Rabbi of Kesher Israel Congregation in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania for over 25 years, is now retired.

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  20. Why it's easier to ordain Orthodox women in Israel than the USRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2017 | The Times of Israel

    ... confidence from the Modern Orthodox establishment last week: Rabbi Kenneth Brander, a vice president of Yeshiva University, the flagship Modern Orthodox school, will be replacing Riskin next year after he retires. Brander will become president of ...

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