Tag Archives: Discussion

Now in Video: “Modeling the Flood Story: Midrash and Movie”

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.

The Calling of Faith-Based Institutions

Yeshiva University, Baylor University and Catholic University of America Presidents Reflects on Unique Role and Mission of Religious Universities Before an overflow crowd gathered at the National Press Club’s Edward R. Murrow Room, Yeshiva University President Richard M. Joel, Catholic University of America President John Garvey and Baylor University President Ken Starr discussed a number of issues

Cardozo Hosts Panel Discussion on International Privacy Rights and the Media

The growing adoption of strict privacy laws in Europe that could impact US media law will be explored at “Enjoining the Kiss: the Emerging International Right of Privacy versus News & Art Photography,” a panel discussion presented by the Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law at Yeshiva University on Thursday, March 27 at 7 pm.

President Richard Joel Chairs Discussion on “Academic Integrity, the Middle East, and the State of the Academy”

The presidents of the three New York City universities ranked in the top tier of national research universities by US News & World Report recently sat down for “An Armchair Conversation” at The Jewish Center on the Upper West Side.