Thanks to a new eruv (Sabbath boundary marker) in Midtown Manhattan that includes Stern College for Women, students and visitors to the Beren Campus can now carry books, keys, and food, and push baby carriages and wheelchairs on Shabbat, which all amounts to a more relaxed Shabbat experience.
Aug 27, 2004 — SUNDAY, AUGUST 29 Housing Check-in 9 am – 4:30 pm Morgenstern Hall 108 FOR NEW STUDENTS ONLY: • Obtain keys • Sign up for phone service • Sign up for Shabbat meals • Office of Safety and Security BH 112 is open 9 am – 5 pm Obtain ID cards used […]
Aug 27, 2004 — WILF CAMPUS, AUG. 30 Continental Breakfast 9 – 10 am BH Weissberg Commons Rabbi Dr. Moses Tendler “No Dichotomy of Body and Soul: Health Management, A Torah Perspective” Jewish Studies Orientation 10:15 – 11 am • Mazer Yeshiva Program BH Weissberg Commons • James Striar School FH 501 • Isaac Breuer […]
Aug 27, 2004 — CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST 8:30 am – 9:00 am, Koch Auditorium A WELCOME MESSAGE 9:00 am – 9:30 am, Koch Auditorium Hear greetings from Mr. Richard M. Joel, President, YU. JEWISH STUDIES ORIENTATION AND BEIT MIDRASH PROGRAM 9:45 am – 11:00 am, Koch Auditorium Essential for all students, including those returning from Israel […]
Aug 27, 2004 — Residence Hall Check-In: 7:30 am – 4:30 pm, Brookdale Residence Hall (For new students ONLY) Obtain ID cards, receive Verizon telephone and computer registration information, sign up for Shabbat meals. Students assigned to SRH or 36th St. RH will be notified by Wednesday, August 11. Parents’ Welcome Luncheon: 12:15 pm – […]
Eleven fellows will assume positions in departments around campus, under a presidential initiative to train YU graduates for leadership roles in Jewish communal life.