Daily Archives: February 11, 2010

College Humor Comes to Campus

Hundreds of Students Laugh and Learn at Jake and Amir Event The excitement was palpable as more than 500 students packed into Lamport auditorium to hear Internet comedy duo Jake Hurwitz and Amir Blumenfeld of CollegeHumor.com on Tuesday night, February 9. The event—co-sponsored by the Sy Syms School of Business Student Council and the newly

Healing the World One Village at a Time

Stern Students Lead Health Mission to Nicaragua Driven by their passion to help people in developing countries, Eveline Mordechai and Annie Press, Stern College seniors, initiated the first student-run health mission at YU. In January, ten students traveled to Limon, Nicaragua under the auspices of the Foundation for International Medical Relief of Children (FIMRC) as

Largest Class of Rabbinic Students to be Honored at Rabbi Isaac Elchanan Theological Seminary Chag Hasemikhah Convocation

On Sunday, March 7, 2010 Rabbi Isaac Elchanan Theological Seminary (RIETS) and the Yeshiva University community will celebrate the ordination of the most recent class of musmakhim [ordained rabbis] at their Chag HaSemikhah Convocation, which will take place at Nathan Lamport Auditorium in Zysman Hall, Amsterdam Ave. at 186th St. in New York City.

Local Girls' High Schools Get a Taste of Stern College at Night of Torah Learning

Eager for an opportunity to sample the Yeshiva University experience firsthand and spend an evening engaged in high-level learning, as well as reunite with friends and counselors from camp and enjoy delicious food, 225 high school students gathered at Stern College for Women’s Beren Campus on Thursday, February 4. The night of learning—part of the Torah Leadership Network (TLN), a program coordinated by the YU Center for the Jewish Future (CJF)—focused on women in Tanach.