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RIETS Presents High Holidays Lectures

Rabbis Ezra Schwartz and Dovid Miller to Deliver Annual NYC – Jerusalem Kinus Teshuva Lectures on October 9 & 10 Rabbi Ezra Schwartz, Rosh Yeshiva and associate director of the semicha program at the Yeshiva University-affiliated Rabbi Isaac Elchanan Theological Seminary (RIETS) and Rabbi Dovid Miller, Rosh Yeshiva at RIETS, will be the featured speakers

Dennis Ross

The Evolution of The U.S.-Israel Relationship

Former Ambassador Dennis Ross to Speak at Annual Robbins-Wilf Lecture on April 19 Despite rising tensions on both sides, President Barack Obama has described the connection as “an unbreakable alliance.” Yet, since the birth of the Jewish state, relations between the United States and Israel have seen periods of close collaboration as well as great


The Meaning of Freedom

Rabbi Sacks to Keynote April 17 Kollel and Midreshet Yom Rishon Rabbi Lord Jonathan Sacks, Kressel and Ephrat Family Professor of Jewish Thought, will be the featured speaker at a special Abraham and Millie Arbesfeld Kollel and Midreshet Yom Rishon event hosted by Yeshiva University’s Center for the Jewish Future on April 17, 2016. The lecture will


RIETS Presents High Holidays Lecture

Rabbis Moshe Weinberger and Dovid Miller to Deliver Annual NYC – Jerusalem Kinus Teshuva Lectures on September 21 Rabbi Moshe Weinberger and Rabbi Dovid Miller, senior mashgiach ruchani and Rosh Yeshiva, respectively, at Yeshiva University-affiliated Rabbi Isaac Elchanan Theological Seminary (RIETS), will be the featured speakers at the 31st Annual Hausman/Stern Kinus Teshuva Lectures. The lectures, given between


Inside Israeli Politics

At YU Event, MK Ofir Akunis Discusses Israel’s Political Environment, Media Bias and the Mideast Conflict On December 1, Deputy Minister of the Office of the Prime Minister and Knesset Member Ofir Akunis joined Yeshiva University students on the Wilf Campus for a discussion about the political atmosphere in Israel as well as what goes


Cracking the Confidence Code

Journalist and Author Claire Shipman Discusses Women in the Workplace and Self-Image at Annual Robbins-Wilf Lecture Why do men apply to jobs when they meet only 60 percent of the qualifications, while women only apply when they meet all of them, according to a recent study cited in Harvard Business Review? That question and others