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New Director of Yeshiva University Libraries

New Director of Yeshiva University Libraries

Paul Glassman Will Serve as Director of YU Libraries After 20 Years of Teaching on Campus Paul Glassman has been named the new director of University Libraries at Yeshiva University. Glassman has a 20-year association with the University, having taught architectural history and design as an adjunct instructor in Yeshiva College since 1994.  Teaching a sequence

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

Libraries Acquire Goldstein Papers

The Yeshiva University Archives recently acquired the Herbert S. and Rebecca Collection, thanks to a generous gift from Michael Jesselson, a member of the YU Board of Trustees. Mr. Jesselson’s gift continues his family’s tradition of enriching the library collections. Rabbi Herbert S. Goldstein (1890-1970) was a seminal figure in American Orthodox Judaism. He was