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YU Co-Sponsors Bible Competition

First Ever National Finals Outside of Israel Scheduled for November 30 Yeshiva University’s Center for the Jewish Future and the Orthodox Union will be co-sponsoring the U.S. National Bible Contest for Adults, an event that will determine which outstanding Bible scholars will represent the United States at the International Chidon HaTanach [Bible Contest] for Adults

Roadmap for Sustainable Excellence

Dear Members of the Yeshiva University Community, As we begin a new Jewish and academic year at Yeshiva University, we simultaneously embark on the next chapter in YU’s remarkable history. These are exciting times for this unique and wonderful university and I want to share with you our progress to date in assuring YU’s well-being,

Opening Kennus Kicks Off Zman

President Joel and Rabbi Penner Address Undergraduate Torah Studies Students on Wilf Campus Undergraduate Torah Studies on the Wilf Campus officially kicked off on Monday, August 25 with an opening kennus to mark the beginning of a new zman at the Yeshiva University. The kennus, which took place in the Lamport Auditorium, featured remarks from President

YU Stands With Israel

President Richard M. Joel Addresses Thousands at Community-Wide Rally in Support of Israel   More than 10,000 people gathered to show their support for Israel and its right to self-defense at a rally Monday afternoon, July 28, in Manhattan at Dag Hammerskjold Plaza outside the United Nations. The rally attracted throngs of passionate Israel supporters

YU Names New CFO

Jacob “Jake” Harman Appointed Vice President of Business Affairs and Chief Financial Officer of Yeshiva University  Yeshiva University President Richard M. Joel has announced the appointment of Jacob “Jake” Harman as the new Vice President of Business Affairs and Chief Financial Officer, effective July 10, 2014. “We are excited to make this announcement as Jake brings