Yeshiva University College Bowl

The Team that Thrilled Millions

Passing of Alumnus Evokes Memories of ’63 Yeshiva University College Bowl Squad One of Yeshiva College’s greatest student stars passed away last month at the age of 69. In May 1963, Asher Reiss ’63YC was a member of Yeshiva University’s College Bowl team that thrilled millions of television viewers within and outside of America’s Orthodox Jewish […]

New York Times Ad

Dining for the Divine

The Tradition of the Chanukah Dinner in Building Yeshiva University (By Shulamit Berger) Large Hebrew letters boldly crowned Yeshiva’s advertisement in the New York Times on November 8, 1928, an early instance of Hebrew characters gracing that venerable publication: “זה היום עשה ד’ נגילה ונשמחה בו” ‘”This is the day that the Lord hath made: let […]