Today’s MTA Light is Junior Noam Mayerfeld of Teaneck, NJ. As a participant in our Makor Chaim Israel Exchange Program, MTA LEAD entrepreneurship program, and Captain of the Debate Team, Noam is a true example of leadership from the perspective of a Ben Torah. Upon his return from Makor Chaim last year, Noam immediately began […]
In honor of Chanukah, we are highlighting individuals who bring light, warmth, and positivity to those around them. On each day of Chanukah, we will introduce you to an MTA Light, someone who makes a tremendous impact on the MTA community and beyond and serves as a role model for our talmidim. Today’s MTA Light […]
The Beis Medrash was packed on Wednesday night at our Pre-Chanukah Mishmar Madness! The evening began with talmidim learnin b’chevrusah with Yeshiva University students, followed by dinner, interactive rotating shiurim with our rebbeim, and a shiur given by Rabbi Yaakov Glasser, Dean of YU’s Center for the Jewish Future.
By: Yoni Wilks (‘20)
Just two weeks ago, talmidim in Rabbi Kerner’s shiur experienced a fun-filled and inspiring Shabbaton. Talmidim met up on Friday afternoon for pre-Shabbos football and soccer games. Afterwards, everyone went to their host homes to settle in for Shabbos. Talmidim reunited that evening at shul to daven, then went to Rabbi […]
Talmidim in Rabbi Netanel Danto’s Freshman shiur at MTA experienced a new way of learning Gemara. Instead of learning through a bekius masechta, the talmidim acquired the masechta through constant chazara (review) that included learning each daf at least four times, some dapim more than ten times. “After we finish a certain amount of dapim, […]
More than 130 talmidim participated in our new learning program, Mishmar Madness, on Thursday night. Mishmar Madness, a bi-monthly event following regular Mishmar, features a kumzitz, chaburahs with college talmidim, and shiurim from renowned speakers. The shiurim at this week’s event were delivered by our rebbeim and focused on the Yom Kippur Machzur. Talmidim also enjoyed […]
Thanks to the hundreds of parents who joined us this past Sunday for our Annual Parent Son Learning morning. The event featured an inspiring keynote address from RIETS Dean Rabbi Menachem Penner, parent-son chevrusahs, and shiur given by our rebbeim. The positive feedback from both parents and students was overwhelming. “Parent Son Learning was the perfect way […]
Yeshiva University students and alumni from across the University’s many Judaic studies programs and around the globe came together on Tuesday to celebrate their historic siyum on Masechet Kiddushin. More than 100 students completed the masechta together, including undergraduates, students at the Rabbi Isaac Elchanan Theological Seminary, students in the Gruss Kollel in […]
by Noam Putterman (’18)
On Thursday night, the Yeshiva convened in Furst Hall for its annual Seudas Preidah, celebrating the conclusion of a year of incredible Torah learning and over 100 siyumin! The talmidim were joined by parents, faculty, numerous YU Roshei Yeshiva and even new YU President Rabbi Dr. Ari Berman.
by Akiva Richman (’19)
This past Wednesday, Rabbi Schiller’s shiur enjoyed a morning of sports and a BBQ for lunch. Rabbi Schiller is a fan of Millwall F.C., a soccer team that plays in the UK’s League 1. In a spectacular turn of events, this past season they placed third in their league, allowing them […]