A Conversation With YU Leadership

On Tuesday, March 31, President Richard M. Joel led a live, web-streamed conversation with senior members of the Yeshiva University administration focused on the University’s financial, educational and operational issues.

With more than 50 questions submitted in advance by alumni and members of the YU community, the discussion ranged across a variety of topics, including changes to the faculty structure, scholarships and affordability, the Albert Einstein College of Medicine, budget cuts and revenue-generating initiatives.

The President was joined by Rabbi Josh Joseph, Senior Vice President; Rabbi Kenneth Brander, Vice President for University and Community Life; Dr. Selman Botman, Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs; and Avi Lauer, Vice President for Legal Affairs and General Counsel.