YU and RIETS Host High Holiday Lecture

Rabbis Elchanan Adler and Aharon Lichtenstein to Deliver Hausman/Stern Kinus Teshuva Lectures in NYC and Jerusalem on Sep. 14 Rabbi Elchanan Adler and Rabbi Aharon Lichtenstein will be the featured speakers at Rabbi Isaac Elchanan Theological Seminary’s (RIETS) 26th Annual Hausman/Stern Kinus Teshuva lectures. Both lectures, given between Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur, will take place […]

It’s a Small “Jewish” World After All

Hundreds Convene at ChampionsGate National Leadership Conference Presented by Yeshiva University’s Center for the Jewish Future Hundreds of leaders representing more than 80 Jewish communities descended upon Disney World’s Magic Kingdom by the busload. However, they weren’t at the legendary theme park to meet its famous characters or experience the rides, but for a rare […]

Don’t Write Off the Next Generation

Rabbi Kenneth Brander on Today’s Youth’s Views on Individuality, Community and the Future of Jewish Leadership Rabbi Kenneth Brander is the David Mitzner Dean of Yeshiva University’s Center for the Jewish Future. The CJF will be convening leaders of the Jewish community from July 29 to Aug. 1 for the Fifth ChampionsGate National Leadership Conference in […]

CJF’s Coast to Coast Program Immerses Yeshiva University Students Into Jewish Communal Life Across the Country

Sarah Schwartz was looking for a unique way to spend her winter break. After learning about YU’s Center for the Jewish Future (CJF) Jewish Life Coast to Coast program, she became highly intrigued. The program, now in its fourth year, sends students across the country—introducing them to leaders and members of various Jewish communities, allowing them to share their Jewish knowledge and enthusiasm.