Archive for September 8th, 2011

Orientation Ignites Excitement for Year Ahead

Thursday, September 8th, 2011

Orientation 2011-2012 was a week full of information, workshops, fun, and a great kick-off to the start of the new academic year.  Even with Hurricane Irene delaying the activities, the new and returning students wouldn’t be deterred from celebrating their return to YU. The jam-packed week included information sessions on choosing a course schedule, setting […]

YU Alumni Finder Contest – Reconnect Alumni to YU and You’ll Be in the Running for TWO Tickets on El Al Israel Airlines!

Thursday, September 8th, 2011

The Office of Alumni Affairs launched a major campaign to increase its database of alumni e-mail addresses – the main form of communication with graduates today. We need your help to do achieve our goal. We are asking all of our alumni to send current email addresses of their friends and peers from YU whom […]

Great Lectures Mark 2011-2012

Thursday, September 8th, 2011

On August 31, we were privileged to hear from Senator Joseph Lieberman, one time U.S. vice-presidential candidate, who was the inaugural speaker for the new Straus Center for Torah and Western Thought in their series “Great Conversations on Religion and Democracy.” His appearance marked the first of many opportunities to hear from top scholars and […]

YU Alumni Play Ball

Thursday, September 8th, 2011

At YU, we like to work hard so we can play hard, and lately the Office of Alumni Affairs (in conjunction with the Athletic Department) has been ramping up their efforts to reach out to alumni. Homecoming 2011, on Sunday, September 18, will feature sports clinics for boys and girls in basketball, baseball, volleyball, soccer, […]