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Envelopes with winners for a movie award

Dr. Ravid on the Economics of the Oscars

Dr. Ravid on the Economics of the Oscars

Dr. S. Abraham Ravid, professor of finance and chair of the finance department at Sy Syms School of Business has published work on the economics of the movie business in top journals, and his previous work has been cited in the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, NPR, CNBC, BBC and other outlets around the

Four logos for Displacement Conference

International Conference Held at Yeshiva University Museum

On Monday, Dec. 10, 2018, the Yeshiva University Center for Israel Studies, in collaboration with the Bar-Ilan University Faculty of Jewish Studies, the Dahan Center for Culture, Society & Education in the Sephardic Heritage and the Yeshiva University Museum, will host an international conference titled “Displacements of Jewish Communal Life in Islamic Lands and Cultural

The YU Shield

Katz School Announces Master of Science Degree

Program in Biotechnology Management and Entrepreneurship This fall, Yeshiva University’s Katz School introduced a new 36-credit Master of Science in Biotechnology Management and Entrepreneurship (BME) designed to prepare entrepreneurs in the life sciences to successfully navigate the complex process of launching new medical drugs and devices into the marketplace. The curriculum includes advanced topics in

Moshe Alafi

Center for Israel Studies Begins an International Film Project

The Israelite Samaritans Project Has Begun This international research project of the Yeshiva University Center for Israel Studies (CIS) will culminate in a major Hebrew language documentary, a travelling exhibition developed with Yeshiva University Museum, conferences, commentaries, courses and student field work with the Samaritans. The first two events of this international collaboration will take

Rabbi Dr. JJ Schacter, President Emeritus Richard Joel, Rabbi Dr. Zev Eleff

A Festschrift in Honor of President Emeritus Richard M. Joel

Forty-five Authors Contribute Essays to Ennoble and Enable, Edited by Rabbi Dr. J.J. Schacter and Rabbi Dr. Zev Eleff On Thursday, October 11, at the Sky Café in Belfer Hall, in a ceremony organized by the Office of the President, 50 friends and colleagues of President Emeritus Richard M. Joel gathered to celebrate the publication

The Rav Remembered

Yeshiva University and OU Press Celebrated Completion of Soloveitchik Chumash on October 14 Yeshiva University and the Orthodox Union (OU) co-hosted “Remembering the Rav—Celebrating the Completion of Chumash Mesoras HaRav: The Neuwirth Edition” on Sunday, October 14, in a free program at Yeshiva University’s Weissberg Commons on the Wilf Campus.  The event marked the publication

Chumash

Yeshiva University and the Orthodox Union Will Co-host “Remembering the Rav”

Yeshiva University and OU Press Celebrate Completion of Soloveitchik Chumash on October 14 Yeshiva University and the Orthodox Union (OU) will co-host “Remembering the Rav—Celebrating the Completion of Chumash Mesoras HaRav: The Neuwirth Edition” on Sunday, October 14, from 9:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. in Yeshiva University’s Weissberg Commons on the Wilf Campus. The program

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