Yeshiva University Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. Yeshiva University Grads Wow With Acceptance RatesRead the original story

    Jun 11, 2015 | United Jewish Federation of Tidewater

    YU ranked 2nd in US for grads pursuing advanced degrees within a year of graduation, as acceptance rates in various fields soar.

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  2. YU Grads Reach 93% Acceptance RatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2015 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    Yeshiva University continues to shine, with over 90% of the university's graduates either employed or in graduate school within six months of completing their studies. What's more, U.S. News & World Report recently ranked YU second in the US among colleges with the highest percentage of graduates pursuing advanced degrees within one year of graduation.

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  3. At Orthodox women's ordination, preaching a halacha of compassionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2015 | The Times of Israel

    ... but that "it's more radical than that." Hefter is a longtime Orthodox educator who is a graduate of Yeshiva University in New York where he studied with Modern Orthodox giants Rabbi Yerucham Gorelick and Rabbi Yosef Dov Soloveichik. He was ordained ...

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  4. Sheri P. Rosenberg, 48, battled injustice around the world.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2015 | Philly.com

    ... to herself," her husband wrote. The clinic she founded at Cardozo School of Law, the law school of Yeshiva University in New York City, won many landmark victories in its efforts to identify and prevent human-rights violations. The clinic partnered ...

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  5. The passion of PowellRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2015 | The Jewish Journal

    ... more than 30 years ago: He was the inaugural general studies principal at the boys and girls schools at Yeshiva University Los Angeles (YULA), where he worked for 13 years, and he served as principal of what is now Milken Community Schools, before ...

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  6. Daniel 'Doni' Yellin: A head for businessRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2015 | The Jewish Journal

    ... others for manufactured products. After a year at Yeshivat Torat Shraga in Israel, Yellin plans to attend Yeshiva University in New York, where he was accepted into an honors business program. He also hopes to continue to work with kids with special ...

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  7. Judge upholds Hasidic lawsuit alleging discrimination in Bloomingburg, N.Y.Read the original story

    Jun 10, 2015 | United Jewish Federation of Tidewater

    ... has no inhabitants. It is being built by Shalom Lamm, a real estate developer who is the son of longtime Yeshiva University leader Rabbi Norman Lamm, and it has been marketed to Hasidic Jews. The lawsuit was brought by the Bloomingburg Jewish ...

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  8. American Pharoah Owner's Gambling WoesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2015 | TheDailyBeast.com

    ... Zayat had become a remarkable success since emigrating from Egypt when he himself was 16. He had attended Yeshiva University and Boston University and Harvard University, then served as top protA gA of Wall Street mogul Zev Wolfson, who ...

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  9. American Pharoah Owner's Gambling WoesBy Michael DalyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2015 | The Daily Beast

    ... Zayat had become a remarkable success since emigrating from Egypt when he himself was 16. He had attended Yeshiva University and Boston University and Harvard University, then served as top protA gA of Wall Street mogul Zev Wolfson, who ...

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  10. Hannah Arendt and Philip Roth: Parallel LivesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2015 | Crooked Timber

    ... reinforce degrading stereotypes.Yet rabbis denounced Roth from their pulpits, and a leading educator at Yeshiva University wrote to the Anti-Defamation League to ask, "What is being done to silence this man? Medieval Jews would have known what to do ...

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  11. Lord Sacks: BDS makes it 'almost impossible' for Europe's Jews to support IsraelRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2015 | The Times of Israel

    ... of the commonwealth from 1991 to 2013 and currently lectures on Jewish thought at New York University, Yeshiva University and King's College London - placed the BDS movement on a historic continuum dating back to the blood libels of the middle ages. ...

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  12. Rabbis At Risk: What Can Be Done?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2015 | The Orthodox Union

    ... firmly behind closed doors. Dr. David Pelcovitz, a psychologist and instructor in pastoral counseling at Yeshiva University's Rabbi Isaac Elchanan Theological Seminary, notes that in earlier generations, a person who wanted access to racy literature ...

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  13. The Best Way To Move the Orthodox WorldRead the original story

    Jun 8, 2015 | Forward

    ... like Eshel , which works to foster acceptance of LGBT Jews in Orthodox communities; a LGBT discourse at Yeshiva University that takes place despite protestations from some of Y.U.'s Talmud professoriate, and a small but growing number of Orthodox ...

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  14. The Scarcity Mindset: What happens when you have too littleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2015 | Deseret News

    ... unger, and social inequality. She lives in New York City, where she has taught at Columbia University and Yeshiva University. more ..

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  15. a Orthodox Jewisha Horse Violates the Sabbath to Win Triple CrownRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2015 | The Jewish Press

    ... moved from Cairo to the United States in 1980, at the age of 18, returned to Egypt after learning in at Yeshiva University and earning a master's degree at Boston University, and began investing in racehorses after his beverage company was purchased ...

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  16. On the Rabbi Riskin Saga: Don't Disqualify the Torah ScrollRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2015 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    ... a temptation that few could resist. Yet Rabbi Riskin declined the scholarship and instead made his way to Yeshiva University, which also took notice of his abilities and granted him a full scholarship. As a young, gifted, and charismatic rabbi, a ...

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  17. Middle Israel: Who's afraid of Rabbi Riskin?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2015 | Jerusalem Post

    ... A disciple of Modern Orthodox philosopher-Talmudist Rabbi Joseph D. Soloveitchik and a graduate of Yeshiva University with a PhD in history from New York University, Riskin is indeed as liberal as one can get while remaining within Orthodoxy's rigid ...

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  18. YU Students Rush to Save Houston Jewish CommunityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2015 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    The catastrophic floods that struck Houston last week wrought particularly intense damage in the city's Jewish community in the southwestern neighborhood of Willow Meadows. Within hours of the storm's end, Yeshiva University students started coordinating a relief mission to the area with local community leaders.

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  19. Leader of Myanmar's Jews diesRead the original story

    Jun 4, 2015 | The Jewish News Weekly

    ... his son, Samuels is survived by his wife, Nelly, and two daughters, Dina and Kaznah, who graduated from Yeshiva University in New York a few years ago. Before World War II, Myanmar's Jewish community flourished, and Yangon's synagogue had 126 Torah ...

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  20. Why more reports of rabbinic sex abuse are a good thingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2015 | The Times of Israel

    ... as early as the 1980s, according to the NY Times article. By the 2000s, Rosenblatt's alma mater Yeshiva University, which deploys student interns, and the Rabbinical Council of America , his umbrella organization, had asked Rosenblatt to desist. ...

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