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  ניסן 8, 5774 , 08/04/14

Head of UJA New York to Address YU Commencement

Dr. John S. Ruskay, executive vice president and CEO of the United Jewish Appeal-Federation of Jewish Philanthropies of New York, will deliver the keynote address and receive an honorary doctorate at Yeshiva University’s (YU) 83rd Commencement Ceremony, which will be held on Thursday, May 22.

At the ceremony, YU President Richard M. Joel will also confer honorary doctorates upon Joshua Gortler, president of The Kline Galland Center Foundation and alumnus of YU’s Wurzweiler School of Social Work, and YU Benefactor Dorothy Schachne. Dr. Morton Lowengrub, provost and senior vice president for academic affairs, will receive the Presidential Medallion.

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