Daily Archives: July 5, 2017

Providing Spiritual and Emotional Support

Providing Spiritual and Emotional Support

First Cohort of RIETS/Ferkauf Mental Health Counseling Program Celebrates Completion  A pioneering joint mental health counseling program offered to students in Yeshiva University’s Rabbi Isaac Elchanan Theological Seminary, in conjunction with the Ferkauf Graduate School of Psychology, recently celebrated the graduation of its first cohort. The 18-month program, which combines the mental health expertise and

Dani Waxman

Reducing the Trauma of Dementia

Dani Waxman ’99YC ’99BR Creates New Technology to Improve the Lives of Seniors The orthodox household where Dani Waxman ’99YC, ’99BR, grew up in the Queens, New York neighborhood of Bayswater always had strong ties to Yeshiva University. Waxman’s maternal grandfather, Rav Dovid Lifshitz, was appointed a distinguished Rosh Yeshiva at the Rabbi Isaac Elchanan

Gruss Institute Entrance

YU in Israel: A Whirlwind of Action

Dynamic Campus in Jerusalem Links Yeshiva University to the State of Israel The Caroline and Joseph Gruss Institute in Jerusalem has had a busy and exciting spring and early summer, with reunions, graduations, major events and recognitions of important alumni. This year’s reunions for the classes of 1957, 1967 and 1977 on May 7 had