Monthly Archives: November 2004

Communal Leaders and Einstein Dean to Be Honored at Hanukkah Dinner and Convocation

Four of Yeshiva University’s extraordinary communal leaders and philanthropists and Dominick P. Purpura, MD, the Marilyn and Stanley M. Katz Dean of Albert Einstein College of Medicine, will be honored at the university’s 80th Annual Hanukkah Dinner and Convocation on Sunday, Dec. 12, at The Waldorf =Astoria.

Omek Hadavar Narrowly Wins Competition

Lamport Auditorium was the site of an exciting and heated contest of musical talents when more than 600 students, parents and guests attended a rousing concert on November 16. Five popular Jewish bands squared off at the Third Annual Battle of the Bands featuring a special guest appearance by Simply Tsfat.

Wilf Campus Hosts Hundreds of High School Students During Open House Festivities

On a sunny day in Washington Heights, the sky seemed especially bright over Yeshiva University’s Wilf Campus. It was no doubt a positive portent for the school, as hundreds of prospective students and their parents attended Sunday’s Open House 2004 program, meeting with President Richard M. Joel, YU professors, and current students of YU’s Yeshiva College and Sy Syms School of Business.

December 5 Jubilee Lecture to Focus on Orthodox Jewish Families

“Challenges and Opportunities: Orthodox Families Confront a Changing World,” the final lecture in a seven-part series commemorating the 50th anniversary of Stern College for Women of Yeshiva University, will be held on Sunday, Dec. 5 at 7:30 pm at Yeshiva University’s Geraldine Schottenstein Cultural Center, 239-241
East 34th Street, Manhattan.