Yeshiva University Newswire (Page 7)

Yeshiva University Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. 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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  2. 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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  3. 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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  4. Liberty International Underwriters Names Jessica Rogin Chief Claims OfficerRead the original story

    Jun 4, 2015 | Business Wire

    ... of the University of Rochester and received her law degree from the Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law at Yeshiva University. Liberty Mutual Insurance helps people preserve and protect what they earn, build, own and cherish. Keeping this promise ...

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  5. Personal Security App, LifeLine Response, Is Blowing Up On College CampusesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2015 | Forbes.com

    ... GigaOm, The New York Times, Business Insider, Mashable, and PC Magazine. I hold a BA in Economics from Yeshiva University. You can reach me at Ataub24(at)gmail(dot)com. Two weeks ago I received an email from a 19 year old Fordham University student ...

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  6. 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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  7. Yeshiva University Students March in Support of IsraelRead the original story

    Jun 2, 2015 | United Jewish Federation of Tidewater

    More than 1,500 students, alumni, faculty, and staff from Yeshiva University took part this week in the Celebrate Israel Parade.

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  8. YU Students March in Support of IsraelRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2015 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    More than 1,500 students, alumni, faculty, and staff from Yeshiva University took part this week in the Celebrate Israel Parade. More than 1,500 students, alumni, faculty, staff and friends of Yeshiva University marched up Fifth Avenue, singing, cheering and waving flags, saluting Israel's 67th year of independence at the annual Celebrate Israel Parade on Sunday, May 31. YU President Richard M. Joel cheerfully led the enthusiastic marchers with representatives from Stern College for Women, Yeshiva College, Sy Syms School of Business, the affiliated high schools, Rabbi Isaac Elchanan Theological Seminary, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, and the Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law.

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  9. What if the Holocaust had never happened?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2015 | The Times of Israel

    ... associate with American Jews today. This is the first time that Gurock, a professor of Jewish history at Yeshiva University and author and editor of 14 books, including "Orthodox Jews in America" and "Jews in Gotham: New York Jews And Their Changing ...

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  10. Leader of Myanmar's Jewish community diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2015 | The Times of Israel

    ... 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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  11. NIH Grants $10.5 Million For Einstein-Mount Sinai Diabetes Research CenterRead the original story

    Jun 1, 2015 | Newswise

    Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University and the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai have received a $10.5 million, 5-year grant from the National Institutes of Health to continue their Diabetes Research Center , which has been newly named the Einstein-Mount Sinai DRC . The regional collaborative combines Einstein's basic and clinical research strengths with Mount Sinai's beta cell and community outreach expertise.

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  12. Moses Samuels, leader of Burma's minuscule Jewish community, dies at 65Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2015 | Jerusalem Post

    ... There are now less than twenty Jews left, according to most estimates. Samuels' son Sammy, a graduate of Yeshiva University, will take over his father's position.

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  13. Leader of Myanmar's Jewish Community Dies Aged 65Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2015 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    ... dedication touched many people hearts and will not be forgotten." Sammy - who is a graduate of New York's Yeshiva University - is set to take on his father's position as community leader following the seven-day shiva mourning process. The Jewish ...

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  14. 10 Images That Perfectly Sum Up What It Means To Be 'Type A'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2015 | Switched

    ... published this past May in the journal Aging, researchers from Albert Einstein College of Medicine and Yeshiva University pinpointed several personality traits linked to a longer lifespan. Among the list? Frequent laughter, HuffPost reported when ...

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  15. Gay ex-Fairview detective Sam Ciccone eased the way for othersRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2015 | NorthJersey.com

    ... and chomping on a cigar, entered a new professional phase around his 50th birthday. He got a degree from Yeshiva University's Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, then worked for the Manhattan firm Napoli Bern Ripka Shkolnik. Mr. Ciccone, of ...

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  16. Family legacy continues at Yeshiva, times five: A story of Modern Orthodoxy in AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | The Jewish Journal

    The Schreiber family's 2015 Yeshiva University graduates, from left: Naftali Nunberg and wife Elisheva Schreiber-Nunberg; Daniel Schreiber; Sara Schechter-Schreiber and husband Nathaniel Schreiber. Two columns of Yeshiva University graduates - one of young women, in blow-outs and stilettos; and one of young men, the knots of their skinny ties peeking out above their robes - filed into Prudential Center, home arena of the New Jersey Devils, on May 17. They whooped and hooted, smiled in mock surprise, waved to their parents in the stands, pumped fists, blew kisses.

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  17. How is it possible that some of our people cannot see what I see, the ...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2015 | The Jewish Press

    ... Chaim Yaakov Goldvicht. I recall the teachers that I was privileged to have learned from when I attended Yeshiva University - Rav Aaron Soloveichik and Rav Dovid Lifshitz. And then there was a short period of time when I studied in the beit medrash ...

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  18. The Role of the RabbaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2015 | Baltimore Jewish Times

    ... Chovevei Torah, the rabbinical school for men that Weiss founded in 2000 as a liberal alternative to Yeshiva University's rabbinical seminary. Hurwitz, who is on the clergy staff at Weiss' synagogue, says she hopes that the women graduating from the ...

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  19. Sephardic Journeys Exhibition Opens Today at Center for Jewish HistoryRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Founder of the Maimonides Heritage Center in Israel, and former Academic Director of Sephardic Studies at Yeshiva University Pictured: Rome'o i Zhuliyet, Salonika, 1922, Work of Shakespeare. In Ladino. Image courtesy of American Sephardi Federation ...

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  20. Researchers identify Ebola's Achilles' heelRead the original story

    May 27, 2015 | Philippines Today

    ... co-study leader Kartik Chandran, associate professor of the Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University, said in a statement. "Mice lacking both copies of the NPC1 gene, and therefore devoid of the NPC1 protein, were completely ...

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