Tag Archives: Press Release


A Total Eclipse of the Sun

Dr. Edward Belbruno: What to Know About August 21 Solar Eclipse Why is everyone talking about next week’s solar eclipse? Dr. Edward Belbruno, clinical professor of mathematics and astrophysicist, offers insight into what’s unique and significant about the celestial event, which hasn’t happened in almost 100 years.


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

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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


Toasting the Impact of Jewish Vintners

YU Museum Gala Pays Tribute to the Herzog Family, Celebrating Wine in Jewish Life and History  On Wednesday, June 21, the Yeshiva University Museum held its annual gala at City Winery in New York City. Titled “The Vine Cheereth: A Celebration of Wine in Jewish Life,” the event paid tribute to the Herzog family and the


Board of Trustees Welcomes New Members

Dr. Lewis J. Rubin and Andrew Herenstein Appointed to Yeshiva University Board of Trustees The Yeshiva University Board of Trustees confirmed the appointments of Andrew Herenstein and Dr. Lewis J. Rubin to the Board at its June 13 meeting. Herenstein is a co-founder and co-portfolio manager of Monarch Alternative Capital, a New York-based private investment