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YU Presents March 30 Toronto Convocation and Dinner

YU Presents March 30 Toronto Convocation and Dinner

Ambassador John Bolton to Deliver Keynote Address; Joe and Wolf Lebovic, Joseph Kerzner to be Honored    The National Board of Canadian Friends of Yeshiva University will host its Toronto Convocation and Dinner on Sunday, March 30, at the Liberty Grand in Toronto, Ontario. Communal leaders Joe Lebovic and Wolf Lebovic will receive honorary degrees, and

Toronto’s Marc Herman and Rafi Cashman Awarded Prestigious Wexner Fellowship

Yeshiva University (YU) graduates, Marc Herman and Rafi Cashman of Toronto, Ontario have been selected to receive the prestigious Wexner Foundation Graduate Study Fellowship this year. The fellowship program is open to aspiring Jewish leaders pursuing careers in Jewish education, the rabbinate, cantorate, and Jewish professional leadership.

Toronto’s Aaron Yevick Named Finalist in National Merit Scholarship Competition

Four students at The Marsha Stern Talmudical Academy /Yeshiva University High School for Boys (YUHSB) were named finalists in the National Merit Scholarship Program after performing extremely well on their Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Tests (PSAT/NMSQT). Toronto’s Aaron Yevick was one of the academically talented seniors named.

Rabbis Schachter, Tendler, Weiss, and Yankelewitz to be Recognized; Kurt Rothschild of Toronto to Receive Award

Yeshiva University’s affiliated Rabbi Isaac Elchanan Theological Seminary (RIETS) will celebrate Torah excellence by paying tribute to four of its distinguished roshei yeshiva (faculty) –– Rabbi Melech Schachter, Rabbi Moses D. Tendler, Rabbi Joseph Weiss, and Rabbi Gershon Yankelewitz –– at a dinner on Sunday evening, May 22, 2005.