Yeshiva University Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. Rabbis Speak at Conference on Gays in OrthodoxyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2015 | Forward

    ... in a public discussion about homosexuality and Orthodoxy. A similar discussion was held in 2009 at Yeshiva University without Orthodox rabbinic participation. "There's no question this was a huge deal," said Mordechai Levovitz, the co-founder and ...

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  2. Orthodox rabbis join the conversation on LGBTQ inclusionRead the original story

    Apr 24, 2015 | United Jewish Federation of Tidewater

    ... in a public discussion about homosexuality and Orthodoxy. A similar discussion was held in 2009 at Yeshiva University without Orthodox rabbinic participation. "There's no question this was a huge deal," said Mordechai Levovitz, the co-founder and ...

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  3. Rabbi Aharon Lichtenstein: Orthodoxy's alternativeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2015 | The Times of Israel

    ... to Jewish texts was passed on from father to son. For after completing his undergraduate studies at Yeshiva University, R. Lichtenstein went on to earn a doctorate in literature at Harvard. Indeed, he became a recognized authority on Milton, before ...

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  4. Columbia's Lame Oz ExcuseRead the original story

    Apr 24, 2015 | Scientific Blogging

    ... advice, but deny the Holocaust, should I be on the staff of the Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University? "Irrespective of the underlying motives, this unsubstantiated medicine sullies the reputation of Columbia University and ...

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  5. Columbia's Lame Oz ResponseRead the original story

    Apr 23, 2015 | Scientific Blogging

    ... advice, but deny the Holocaust, should I be on the staff of the Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University? "Irrespective of the underlying motives, this unsubstantiated medicine sullies the reputation of Columbia University and ...

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  6. Rabbi Aharon Lichtenstein: Humble and towering teacherRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | Intermountain Jewish News

    ... here is different: a brief freeze-frame. In the second half of the 1960s, Rabbi Joseph B. Soloveitchik of Yeshiva University was already in his sixties, a senior figure, and a legend, even as he remained the pedagogue par excellence. The year of his ...

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  7. As they said of Lincoln, now he belongs to the agesRead the original story

    Apr 23, 2015 | Intermountain Jewish News

    ... the page, leaving the student stunned by his instant recall); The malchut, the "kingdom" (so to speak) of Yeshiva University seemed eventually to be his for the taking. And yet, from prominence and promise, he chose . . . a desert. The Promised Land ...

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  8. Inside Iris Apfel's (Many) ClosetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | Forward

    ... to chat with her again in June 2011 at the "Spirit of Achievement" Luncheon of the Women's Division of Yeshiva University's Albert Einstein College of Medicine at which Apfel in a stunning black ensemble, her signature oversize owl glasses, and ...

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  9. The dilemma of modern Orthodoxy & Religious Zionism: A tribute to Rabbi Aharon Lichtenstein zt''lRead the original story

    Apr 22, 2015 | Jerusalem Post

    ... under Rav Yitzchok Hutner at Yeshiva Rabbi Chaim Berlin in Brooklyn, he received rabbinic ordination at Yeshiva University, and later earned a doctoral degree in English Literature at Harvard University. After teaching Talmud and English at Yeshiva ...

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  10. The Iron Dome Of Jewish LeadershipRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | The Jewish Press

    In 2003, while still serving as Israeli ambassador to the U.S., I was privileged to attend the investiture ceremony of Richard Joel as president of Yeshiva University. Since then, I have served as co-chairman of Nefesh B'Nefesh, as deputy foreign minister of Israel, and as a member of Knesset.

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  11. Scholar Rabbi Aharon Lichtenstein, 81 NEWRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2015 | New Jersey Jewish News

    ... no way you could read anything he wrote without the use of a dictionary." Lichtenstein was the head of Yeshiva University in New York when he was asked to head the fledgling Har Etzion Yeshiva jointly with the late Rabbi Yehuda Amital. He made aliya ...

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  12. Jah-Leah Ellis Becomes First Blue Angel Named MBWA All-MetRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2015 | Patch.com

    ... with a 28 point, 27 rebound, nine assist, four steal and three block performance in a win over Yeshiva University. The forward and pulled down 20 or more rebounds six times, including back-to-back 27 rebound games. The 27 rebounds were a DIII ...

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  13. Is the World Bank doing more harm than good?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 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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  14. Dr. Gila Leiter Honored for Her Work in Women's Health CareRead the original story

    Apr 21, 2015 | 24-7 Press Release

    ... and contributed to research on the effects of postpartum depression. Dr. Leiter received an MD from Yeshiva University and completed her residency in obstetrics and gynecology at Mount Sinai Medical Center. She is a fellow of the American College of ...

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  15. Student at Har Etzion Yeshiva reads announcement of the death of Rabbi Lichtenstein.Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2015 | The Jewish Press

    Approximately 10,000 men and women mourned Rabbi Aharon Lichtenstein at eulogies and the funeral for the Torah sage who left Yeshiva University and moved to Israel, where he was a leading national religious rabbi and head of the Hat Etzion Yeshiva in Gush Etzion. One morning I saw you sitting in a room in conversation on the telephone, and I did not understand why you did not go for morning prayers.

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  16. Sheitels and Garments: A Mormon and a Jew Discuss the Dreaded 'MRS' DegreeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2015 | Forward

    ... the best place to start is a space in which we share an experience. As I think I mentioned, I failed Yeshiva University's Stern College for Women. Sure, I graduated with Greek honors and was Editor in Chief of the student newspaper The Observer, but ...

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  17. Rabbi Aharon Lichtenstein, Modern Orthodox Scholar, Dies at 81Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | Forward

    ... Orthodox leader Rabbi Joseph Soloveitchik, and became his son-in-law a year later. He served as head of Yeshiva University in New York before making aliyah in 1971, after being asked to head the fledgling Har Etzion Yeshiva jointly with the late ...

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  18. Parents claim all-boys school covered up decades of sexual abuseRead the original story

    Apr 20, 2015 | New York Post

    He lost a lawsuit against Yeshiva University's prestigious all-boys school involving alleged decades-long sex abuse - so his parents are now trying to make an end-run at justice. In what their lawyer calls a first-of-its-kind move in the state, Israel and Chaya Gutman are set to file a lawsuit Monday claiming that the embattled Marsha Stern Talmudical Academy in Manhattan is guilty of deceptive advertising by touting the high school as a safe place to send youths.

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  19. Rabbi Lichtenstein celebrating his 80th birthday last year at Har Etzion Yeshia in Gush Etzion.Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | The Jewish Press

    ... but his family managed to escape to the United States. He studied at Yeshiva Rabbi Chaim Berlin, Yeshiva University and at Harvard, where he earned a doctorate in English Literature. Rabbi Lichtenstein was married to a daughter of Rabbi Joseph B. ...

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  20. Renowned rabbi Aharon Lichtenstein dies at 81Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | The Times of Israel

    ... settled in New York in 1945, where Lichtenstein studied in religious seminaries and eventually entered Yeshiva University. He was invited to jointly head, with Rabbi Yehuda Amital, the Har Etzion Yeshiva, located in the Etzion Bloc in the West Bank ...

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