Archive for February 15th, 2012

YU Students Help Coordinate Boca Raton Learning Program During Yeshiva Week

Wednesday, February 15th, 2012

Florida’s Sun Sentinel recently reported on a group effort of YU students to help offer a week of learning to stduents on winter break. Willie Roth, a rabbinical student at Yeshiva University, helped coordinate the recent  winter kollel of yeshiva high school students who came together to learn at the Boca Raton Synagogue (BRS). Impressive […]

Cardozo Announces $2 Million Gift From Alumna Susan Halpern '84C

Wednesday, February 15th, 2012

Dean Matthew Diller of Yeshiva University’s Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law announced that the school has received a $2 million gift from alumna Susan Halpern ’84C. Halpern has designated her gift to endow initiatives in family law and public service, two areas in which Cardozo is particularly distinguished. The gift emphasizes Halpern’s commitment to […]

Hundreds Attend Annual Jewish Job Fair at YU

Wednesday, February 15th, 2012

Hundreds of job-seekers attended Yeshiva University’s Annual Jewish Job Fair on February 9th. Rabbi Kenneth Brander, the David Mitzner Dean of the Center for the Jewish Future, declared, “In a society which has sanctified the needs of the individual, it is wonderful to see young people who possess an ever increasing thirst to live lives of […]

YUHS for Girls Senior Publishes Children's Book

Wednesday, February 15th, 2012

Ashira Greenberg, a 17-year old senior at the Samuel Wang Yeshiva University High School for Girls, has published a children’s book, Don’t Judge What You See, through Israel BookShop Publications. The rhyming, illustrated children’s book, which teaches the importance not to judge others based on external appearance and physical disability, has already been distributed around […]