Mazal Tov to MTA Freshman Binyamin Fox, who beat the odds to win an Honorable Mention for MTA in this year’s Yeshiva University National Model United Nations (YUNMUN) conference. Binyamin, who represented Ukraine, had worked incredibly hard to prepare for the conference and won, which is highly unique as a Freshman win is rare. Kudos […]
Meet The Israeli Author, an elective course for Juniors created by Director of Hebrew Language Mrs. Tova Fish-Rosenberg, is unique to MTA and provides students with the opportunity to work directly with an award-winning Israeli author via video-conference workshops conducted entirely in Hebrew. This one-of-a-kind experience enables students to not only develop their creative writing […]
David Tanner (’18)
Seniors in Rabbi Beitler and Rabbi Tani Cohen’s shiurim had the priviledge to meet with YU President and MTA alum Rabbi Dr. Ari Berman this week. As we sat around the large conference table on the 12th floor of Belfer Hall, I couldn’t ignore the symbolism. Here we were in the office […]
MTA partnered with New Jersey NCSY to run a Leadership Training Mission to Houston, Texas for Sophomores and Juniors on October 18th – 22nd. For the past eleven years, New Jersey NCSY has taken almost thirty groups of the finest teens on their Leadership Training Missions to cities in need across the country. Their established […]
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.
Just after minchah on Lag BaOmer Sports Day at Camp Monroe, an audacious senior seemed to steal one camp’s golf carts, setting off a fight and having MTA kicked out of the camp… that i,s until the students got to the buses where their color war shirts were waiting for them!
That breakout […]
by Elisha Marmon (’20)
On Sunday morning, MTA participated in the annual Celebrate Israel Parade in honor of the Jewish homeland, joining with many other schools from the New York area. As part of the Yeshiva University contingent, the students and faculty marched down Fifth Avenue from 57th Street to 74th Street. The […]
by Ephraim Meiri (’18)
This past Shavous, over 30 upper-class talmidim were able to take advantage of the opportunity to experience the celebration of kabalas haTorah in our own Yeshiva. The program began with minchah and ma’ariv in the Klein Beis Medrash, with a sichah from Rabbi Kahn that served as an introduction to the […]
by Elishama Marmon (’20)
On Sunday, the freshmen and their parents gathered in The Lions’ Den for a special Freshman Family Event. They ate a delicious brunch of hashed browns, eggs, and bagels. Rabbi Kahn and Elishama Marmon (‘2) then gave brief Divrei Torah, in advance of the special Panapoly program. The freshmen […]