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Rabbi Gideon Shloush

Rabbi Gideon Shloush ’93YC, ’96R Becomes President of the New York Board of Rabbis

Rabbi Gideon Shloush ’93YC, ’96R Becomes President of the New York Board of Rabbis

Two Decades of Leadership at New York’s Oldest Congregation Recently, Rabbi Gideon Shloush ’93YC, ’96R became the 63rd president of the New York Board of Rabbis (NYBR). (His formal installation is scheduled for June 6.) In many ways, his ascension to the NYBR presidency is the culmination of how his family history and his sojourn at


Using Social Media for Jewish Outreach

Getting The Word Out About Positive, Joyous Jewish Experiences Susanne Goldstone Rosenhouse ’02S is the social media coordinator for NJOP (formerly known as the National Jewish Outreach Program), a position she has held since 2008. NJOP’s mission, according to their website, is to engage “North American Jewry in positive, joyous Jewish experiences,” and when Rosenhouse heard

Daniel Wise ’91YC Receives Guggenheim Fellowship

Mathematician and Yeshiva College Alumnus Among 175 Recipients Daniel T. Wise, who received his bachelor’s from Yeshiva College in 1991, was among the 175 awardees receiving fellowships from the John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation.  Wise is currently James McGill Professor in mathematics and statistics at McGill University in Montreal, Canada, and is best known for his


From Windsor Court to Kitchen Tested: The Food Journey of Melinda Strauss ’06S

Expanding the Boundaries of Kosher Cooking Melinda Strauss ’06S is the culinary whirlwind behind Kitchen Tested, where she promotes her mission of “expanding the boundaries of kosher cooking” with great joy and energy.  The site offers hundreds of recipes and food tips as well as complete menus, all designed with step-by-step directions and photos so


YU ALUMinate: Connecting YU’s Powerful Alumni Network

Staying Connected With the Important People in Your Life The fast pace of life today often makes it difficult to create the kinds of specialized contacts that can lead to career advancement and fresh opportunities for success. To help undergraduate alumni reach their full professional potential, the Alumni Office introduces YU ALUMinate, the official networking


Career Center Initiative Receives Recognition

Finance Alumni Internship Initiative Named 2016 NACE Members Choice Award Finalist The Finance Alumni Internship Initiative, a program organized by Yeshiva University’s Career Center, has been designated a 2016 National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE) Members Choice Award finalist. The initiative connects students with summer internship opportunities through alumni and employers in addition to