Yeshiva University Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. Day schools need to fingerprint staffRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2016 | The Times of Israel

    Elliot B. Pasik is a graduate of Cardozo Law School, Yeshiva University, J.D.; Clark University, Worcester, Mass., BA; Bronx HS of Science. He is a practicing civil litigation attorney, works in Cedarhurst, NY, and resides in Long Beach, NY.


  2. Brittany Carroll scores 1,000th point for College of Mount St. VincentRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2016 |

    ... Curtis High School standout, netted her 1,000th point Thursday night during an 83-44 home triumph against Yeshiva University. Carroll entered the game needing five points to reach the milestone and she converted on a layup with 2:57 left in the ...


  3. A New McCarthyism?Read the original story

    Dec 8, 2016 | Institute for Public Accuracy

    ELLEN SCHRECKER. ellen.schrecker[at] A retired professor of American history at Yeshiva University, Schrecker is a leading authority on McCarthyism whose books include Many Are the Crimes: McCarthyism in America and No Ivory Tower: McCarthyism in the Universities .


  4. Breitbart's Jerusalem bureau chief has big goals for siteRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2016 | The Jewish News Weekly

    ... to launch Breitbart Jerusalem ( ) in November 2015. The graduate of Yeshiva University in New York City said Breitbart does not cater to the alt-right and that he has no connection with the movement. "I don't even ...


  5. How My Birthright Experience Turned Into A Fulfilling CareerRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2016 | Forward

    Gabi Weinberg is a fourth year rabbinical student at the Rabbi Isaac Elchanan Theological Seminary - Yeshiva University, holds an M.A. in Medieval Jewish History, and is the Associate Director for High School Programs at The Tikvah Fund in New York City.


  6. Orthodox leaders slam popular 'Kiruv' rabbi David Rosenberg, Today,Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2016 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    ... member of Agudath Israel of America; Rabbi Shalom Baum, President of the Rabbinical Council of America; Yeshiva University Rosh Yeshiva Rabbi Daniel Feldman; Rabbi Shaya Karlinsky, Rosh Yeshiva of Darche Noam in Jerusalem; and Rabbi Joseph Dweck, ...


  7. This Transgender Rabbi Is Standing Up to Ben Shapiro's Hateful RhetoricRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2016 | Forward

    Right-wing pundit Ben Shapiro, speaking at Yeshiva University on Monday night, declared that "transgender people are unfortunately suffering from a significant mental illness" and that "Torah Judaism does not support social justice." In the same breath, he delivered his views on how to be a mensch.


  8. Yeshiva U. Students Slam Ben Shapiro for Calling Transgender People 'Mentally Ill'Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2016 | Forward

    Ben Shapiro's speech at Yeshiva University in which he called transgender people mentally ill and mocked the political left drew strong criticism from some students. While many in the crowd at Monday night's event cheered the right-wing pundit's barbs, others said that his remarks left a bad taste in their mouth - and reflected poorly on the Modern Orthodox flagship institution "My favorite part was when he talked about the importance of being a mensch, before bragging about calling a transgender woman 'sir,' claiming that not everyone is deserving of respect, and declaring that as long as something is true, it can't be offensive," told the paper.


  9. That Time Ben Shapiro Called Transgender People DelusionalRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2016 | Forward

    Monday night's event at Yeshiva University wasn't the first time that Ben Shapiro has called transgender people "mentally ill." He said as much on a panel discussion last July on CNN's Headline News, when he and transgender reporter Zoey Tur got into a heated argument that culminated in raised voices and a police complaint.


  10. Nellis playing for Sage womenRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2016 | Gloversville Leader-Herald

    The Sage Colleges' women's basketball team traveled to New York City to take on Yeshiva University in a Skyline Conference contest Tuesday. Sage posted a 74-49 win to improve to 4-4 overall and 2-1 in the league.


  11. Ben Shapiro Tells Yeshiva U. Students Being Transgender Is 'Mental Illness'Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2016 | Forward

    Ben Shapiro, the 32-year-old conservative pundit and leading target of online anti-Semites, won over a crowd of mostly-Orthodox students at Yeshiva University Monday with a set of jabs at liberals and in general at non-Orthodox Jews. Shapiro spoke of the importance of being a mensch but was less kind when it came to describing his televised encounter with a transgender activist a year and half ago.


  12. Walters Art Museum Promotes Amy Landau to Director of Curatorial AffairsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2016 | Artforum Intl.

    ... to the Sacred: The Ark Door of Cairo's Ben Ezra Synagogue" (2013), which traveled to New York's Yeshiva University Museum in 2013-14; and "The Art of the Writing Instrument from Paris to Persia" (2011). Landau received her doctorate in Islamic Art ...


  13. Swimming Highlights Weekend By Michael ThompsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2016 | Washington Square News

    ... of their opponents this season by at least 10 points. Bouncing back from its first loss of the year to Yeshiva University last week, the men's team put two solid halves together to defeat Hunter 68-52 for its fourth win of the year. The Violets ...


  14. Sunday Fun Day RoundupRead the original story

    Dec 4, 2016 | The Debate Link

    ... just don't have the time or energy to give them the commentary they deserve. * * * Rabbi Jeremy Wieder of Yeshiva University confronts racism among Orthodox Jewish students at his university . Really worth a read. South Dakota gets a Chabad Rabbi -- ...


  15. Prufrock: Al Capone at Home, Thoreau's Jokes, and MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2016 | The Weekly Standard

    ... with an image straight out of Raiders of the Lost Ark . Steven Fine, a professor of Jewish history at Yeshiva University, is standing on a scaffold 20a feet above an ancient Roman roadway in 2012, centimeters away from a relief carving of a menorah ...


  16. The vital link to the chain of traditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2016 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    ... I grew up in a religious, observant home. I had a Jewish education from earliest childhood through Yeshiva University and ever since. But I know Baalei T'shuva. And I have been inspired by them. BTs seem to come by an excitement for Torah and ...


  17. Joseph Shatoff appointed Deputy Director and Chief Operating Officer at the Frick CollectionRead the original story

    Dec 2, 2016 | Art Daily

    ... plan. Prior to working at The Met, Shatoff was Associate Director for Administrative Services at Yeshiva University, where his responsibilities included operations management of their multi-campus facility. His undergraduate degree is from Brandeis ...


  18. Torah Shorts: Parshat Toldot: Customized TeachingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2016 | The Jewish Press

    ... and over 600 articles and stories dealing with biblical and rabbinic themes. Ben-Tzion is a graduate of Yeshiva University and received his Master's in Mechanical Engineering from Columbia University. Our comments section is intended for meaningful ...


  19. musicRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2016 | The Jewish News Weekly

    ... holiday season with the Y-Studs, an energetic, uplifting and generally unforgettable a capella group from Yeshiva University in New York City. Known for classic Jewish melodies and modern-pop adaptations, the Yeshiva Students (aka Y-Studs) will be ...


  20. Meet the soft-spoken US-born rabbi challenging Israel's religious establishmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2016 | Deseret News

    ... when they oppose his efforts. A graduate of New York University who received rabbinical ordination from Yeshiva University and a doctorate from Hebrew University, Farber was awarded the "Builder of Zion" award in the Israeli parliament for his ...