Dr. Harry Ostrer

Fresh Faces Among Faculty

New Faculty Members Appointed at Yeshiva University New faculty members will be seen throughout Yeshiva University campuses this fall semester. Dr. Abraham Ravid, an expert in economics and finance, was appointed as a professor at the Syms School of Business. Ravid joins Syms after teaching at other business schools including University of Chicago’s Booth School […]

Professor Daniel Sperber of Bar-Ilan University

Archaeology and the Rabbis in Late Antiquity

Center for Israel Studies Hosts Scholars for International Two-Day Conference featuring “Talmudic Archaeology” An international conference organized by the Yeshiva University Center for Israel Studies (CIS)—“Talmuda de-Eretz Yisrael: Archaeology and the Rabbis in Late Antiquity”—attracted some 300 scholars, students and community members. Attending were more than 100 students from the Bernard Revel Graduate School of Jewish Studies, Yeshiva […]