On Dec. 19, the Yeshiva University Poetry Club hosted its first open mic poetry night and poetry slam. The event began with an open mic portion where anyone was able to sign up and share a piece of poetry they had written. Following the open mic, five students signed up to compete in an official…
Yeshiva University Museum Restores and Explores History of Mysterious 19th-Century Model of Jerusalem
In Yeshiva University Museum Exhibition, Artist Uses Rich Legacy of Islamic Motifs to Express Fears of Nuclear Iran and Extremism
Six Questions With Art History Professor Marnin Young about His Newest Book
Stern College for Women Joins YMA Fashion Scholarship Fund Community Stern College for Women has recently become a participating school in the YMA Fashion Scholarship Fund (FSF) Community, a national nonprofit association dedicated to promoting education of the fashion arts and business through internships, networking events, scholarships and mentorship opportunities. The move will connect Stern…
In Fall 2014, the Bernard Revel Graduate School of Jewish Studies partnered with Yeshiva College and the YU Museum in hosting “Modeling the Flood Story: Midrash and Movie,” an interdisciplinary symposium examining the biblical flood account and how the story has been read, interpreted, reconstructed – and modeled – through Midrash, medieval and modern texts, art, and film, with a particular focus on the 2014 Hollywood film Noah, directed by Darren Aronofsky.
When Revel MA student Mrs. Beanah Greenberg learned that she would receive the Shevach ve-Hodaah Teacher’s Award at Shevach High School’s annual dinner, she knew who she had to thank. “I really feel that the award in great part belongs to you and wanted you to share in my achievements,”she wrote in a letter to her Revel professors. “As a result of the scholarship gained and the methodology that I learned at BRGS, my skills as a teacher of Tanakh on a High School level were immeasurably enhanced.”
The Bernard Revel Graduate School of Jewish Studies and Yeshiva University Museum, in partnership with Rutgers University Press and the American Jewish Historical Society invite you to a nationally-televised conversation with Rabbi Mark Golub and Professor Jeffrey S. Gurock:
Most people believe that ancient Greek and Roman sculpture was colored white. Recent scholarship has shown that this assumption is incorrect, as the polychromy of ancient art has been revealed and reconstructed.
Yael Roberts Explores Gap Between Images and Words in ‘Correspondences’