Teens From Across the North America Enhance Their Learning Skills as Part of YU’s Bronka Weintraub Bekiut Program Yeshiva University’s Bronka Weintraub High School Bekiut Program is an extra-curricular opportunity for students to advance and continue their Talmud learning outside of the classroom. Each year, the program holds a competition to test the students’ knowledge, and […]
Winners of the girls’ division, L-R: Ariel Karp, third place; Gabrielle Hiller, first place; and Michal Elias Bachrach, second place.
In the combative, spirited world of high school competitions, Yeshiva University is well known for its basketball tournaments and model United Nations debates. A new program under the aegis of Rabbi Isaac Elchanan Theological Seminary (RIETS) is now encouraging students to show their intellectual prowess in learning Talmud.