Standing Up for Social Justice

Ferkauf Students Found Chapter of Psychologists for Social Responsibility  As doctoral candidates in the clinical health psychology program at Yeshiva University’s Ferkauf Graduate School of Psychology, Michelle Chen and Cait Sleight treated a broad range of patients during their yearlong clinical externships. But they were troubled by the experiences of patients who had been victims […]

Students join local youth in song and dance.

Students Explore Ukrainian Jewry

Project Kharkov Delves into Ukraine’s Rich Jewish Heritage and Complex Post-Communist Identity A group of 18 Yeshiva University students traveled to Kharkov, Ukraine over their winter break to explore a community with a rich history that is struggling to revitalize its Jewish identity, post-communism. Over the course of the two-week program students interacted with the […]

Concert to Benefit Women's Charities

Social Justice Society Presents Empowerment Benefit Chanukah Concert on Dec. 7 The YU Social Justice Society is holding a Chanukah concert for women. Inspired by the recent global and humanitarian movement to empower women, the concert will raise funds for three different women charities: CAMFED (women’s education in Africa), ORA (Organization for the Resolution of […]