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Revel MA Student Wins Teaching Award, Thanks Revel

Revel MA Student Wins Teaching Award, Thanks Revel

When Revel MA student Mrs. Beanah Greenberg learned that she would receive the Shevach ve-Hodaah Teacher’s Award at Shevach High School’s annual dinner, she knew who she had to thank. “I really feel that the award in great part belongs to you and wanted you to share in my achievements,”she wrote in a letter to her Revel professors. “As a result of the scholarship gained and the methodology that I learned at BRGS, my skills as a teacher of Tanakh on a High School level were immeasurably enhanced.”

Rabbi Shlomo Riskin Addresses Hundreds of YU Students on “Israel’s War Against Terrorism Seen from a Halakhic, Political, and Theological Perspective.”

Rabbi Shlomo Riskin, chief rabbi of Efrat, Israel, addressed a packed crowd at Weissberg Commons on Wednesday, Feb. 4, on “Israel’s War Against Terrorism Seen from a Halakhic, Political, and Theological Perspective.” His message to hundreds of students was that “Our common humanity has the power to overcome all barriers.”

War, Terrorism, and Telling a Story

New York, NY, Nov 2, 2003 — Terrorism, the war in Iraq, and continued violence in Israel sparked the guiding theme of tolerance and conscience for this year’s Yeshiva College Book Project: “How to Tell a True War Story: War, Memory, and the Individual.” To put current events into historical perspective, this year’s Book Project

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