Category: Yeshiva University

Cardozo Moot Court Honor Society Competition Team Makes Semifinals

The Moot Court Honor Society Competition Team of the Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law emerged as semifinalists at the 14th Annual Emory University School of Law Civil Rights and…

Dr. Lata McGinn Receives Outstanding Service Award

Dr. Lata McGinn Dr. Lata K. McGinn is professor of psychology, director of the PsyD doctoral clinical program and director of the Cognitive Behavior Therapy (CBT) Training Program and Clinic…

Spiritual Autobiographies

For the fall 2020 semester, Dr. Ronnie Perelis, Chief Rabbi Dr. Isaac Abraham and Jelena (Rachel) Alcalay Associate Professor of Sephardic Studies at the Bernard Revel Graduate School of Jewish…

Straus Center Class Spotlight: The Architecture of Election

Dr. Joseph Angel This semester, Dr. Joseph Angel, associate professor of Jewish history at Yeshiva College, is teaching The Architecture of Election: Temple Architecture in Judaism and Western Thought, which…

Katz School Offers Free Speech Therapy to Families in New York

The Katz School of Science and Health’s virtual speech clinic is offering free speech, language and cognitive therapy to Yeshiva University faculty, staff, students, alumni and their families residing in…

Sy Syms’ New Jewish Values Curriculum

Life is always full of tensions between what one believes and how one is supposed to act in the world. As YU graduates transition from college into the workplace, they…

Active Minds Promotes the Emotional Well-Being of Young Adults

On September 9, 2020, Active Minds@YU (AM@YU) held its kickoff event, “How to Get Excited For the Unique Upcoming Year,” a Zoom session featuring insights and tips from mental health…

Straus Center Class Spotlight: The Image and the Idea

This semester, Rabbi Dr. Meir Soloveichik, director of the Zahava and Moshael Straus Center for Torah and Western Thought, and Dr. Jacob Wisse, director of the Yeshiva University Museum, are…

Rabbi Yehuda Sarna, Chief Rabbi of the UAE, Addresses Honors Students

Rabbi Yehuda Sarna(courtesy of the UAE Embassy to the US) At a historic moment in which the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Israel are normalizing diplomatic relations, Dr. Eliezer Schnall,…

Yeshiva University Rises 21 Places to #76 in the US News & World Report Best Colleges Rankings

Yeshiva University was named #76 on the National Universities list of the U.S. News & World Report 2021 Best Colleges Ranking, rising from #97 in 2020. The new rankings reflect…