Monthly Archives: December 2017

RIETS Hosts Campus Rabbis Conference

OU-JLIC Educators Convene at YU for Day of Inspiration and Learning Yeshiva University-affiliated Rabbi Isaac Elchanan Theological Seminary (RIETS) welcomed back graduates who are serving as OU-JLIC (Orthodox Union Jewish Learning Initiative on Campus) educators to the Wilf Campus for a daylong conference on December 21. OU-JLIC representatives gathered with RIETS faculty and staff to share

Online Course Teaches Rabbis Art of Public Speaking

YU Continuing Education Webinar Series for Rabbis Explores Advanced Methodologies for Research, Content and Delivery  Yeshiva University’s Center for the Jewish Future (CJF) and YU-affiliate Rabbi Isaac Elchanan Theological Seminary (RIETS) announced today the launch of “Drashas and Shiurim: From Good to Great,” a continuing rabbinic education course that aims to provide communal, campus and outreach

Rabbis and Classical Rhetoric

Richard Hidary’s New Book Examines Influence of the Art of Persuasion on Talmudic Scholars Rabbis and Classical Rhetoric: Sophistic Education and Oratory in the Talmud and Midrash, by Dr. Richard Hidary, associate professor of Jewish history, is coming out this month from Cambridge University Press. Intended as both a class textbook and for general readers interested

Students as Teachers at YU Museum

Student Docents Explain the Artifacts of “The Arch of Titus” Exhibition On Friday, December 8, Yeshiva University students enrolled in “Arch of Titus: Between Rome and Jerusalem,” took on the roles of museum docents and shared their learning with other YU students, staff and faculty as well as members of the community at the Yeshiva University

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