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News Brief

  5/13/2014, Iyar 13, 5774

YU Presents Revolutionary Online Torah-Learning Program


Yeshiva University (YU) has introduced a new online program that seeks to revolutionize the Torah-learning experience. Rabbi Ari Sytner, director of Community Initiatives at YU's Center for the Jewish Future (CJF), created the new online program to provide the wider public with a unique interactive Torah-learning experience.

In the program, entitled #EmpoweredLearning, 10-minute video presentations show different YU Torah scholars introducing intriguing questions relating to the Jewish holidays, with viewers being given access to sources and texts to help them find their own answers.