Daily Archives: February 25, 2014

Rabbi Aharon Lichtenstein Awarded Israel Prize

Alumnus and Former YU Rosh Yeshiva to Receive Israel’s Highest Honor Rabbi Dr. Aharon Lichtenstein will be awarded the Israel Prize in Jewish religious literature this year on May 6, Israel’s Independence Day. The announcement was made Sunday, February 23, by Israel’s Education Minister Rabbi Shai Piron. A renowned author and scholar, Rabbi Lichtenstein is a

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YU Presents March 30 Toronto Convocation and Dinner

Ambassador John Bolton to Deliver Keynote Address; Joe and Wolf Lebovic, Joseph Kerzner to be Honored    The National Board of Canadian Friends of Yeshiva University will host its Toronto Convocation and Dinner on Sunday, March 30, at the Liberty Grand in Toronto, Ontario. Communal leaders Joe Lebovic and Wolf Lebovic will receive honorary degrees, and