YU High Schools Commemorate Yom HaShoah

The Marsha Stern Talmudical Academy/Yeshiva University High School for Boys (MTA) On Wednesday, May 1, 2019, MTA hosted a meaningful Yom HaShoah program, which began with opening remarks from Rabbi Joshua Kahn, head of school, followed by Nadav Heller, a senior, who talked about his experience interviewing a Holocaust survivor as part of MTA’s “Names, […]

Simon Goldberg

The Call of Memory

Simon Goldberg, President of the Student Holocaust Education Movement at YU, on Maintaining Humanity in Inhumane Times On a spring day five years ago, I stood inside the Permanent Exhibition at the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum and prayed. I sought fervently to believe that what appeared so heartbreakingly before me was an illusion. That […]