Yeshiva University Apps Win Prestigious US PrizeTwo of four awards in the Mobile App category of UCDA’s Design Competition taken by YU inventions.
Torah Sociology: Rav Soloveitchik & Religious ComebackWhat makes people self sacrifice for the advancement of a particular social culture or religion in the 21st century?
Senator to Discuss “Judaism and Public Policy” at YUSenator Joseph Lieberman to begin lectures at the end of October; public invited to attend.
Yeshiva University Launches New Speech-Language MastersNew Masters of Science degree program to produce new generation of speech-language pathologists.
Israel Program for US Jewish Girls Named After EducatorYeshiva University High School for Girls names program sending 75% of students to Israel after devoted teacher who passed as young age.
Yeshiva University Presents Community Beit Midrash ProgramInterdisciplinary seminar on Art History and Jewish Thought to be given in October, university officials say.
From the Battlefield to the Beit Midrash: IDF Vets Begin at YUYU students reflect on their IDF service as the school year picks up where the war left off.
YU’s Sy Syms Business School Debuts New Curriculum, MajorBusiness Intelligence and Marketing Analytics major to provide a tailor-made major for career-minded students.
New Vice President of Business Affairs, CFO Appointed at YUJacob “Jake” Harman to take lead financial positions at Yeshiva University.
Senator Joe Lieberman to Chair Public Policy at YUUS Senator to give undergraduate courses, give public lectures at YU and Stern.
Yeshiva University Physicist Receives $375,000 NSF GrantJoint project with Hebrew University to study colloidal semiconductor nanocrystals - tiny particles with a lot of potential.
YU Grants Tenure to Eight Faculty MembersYeshiva University grants tenure to eight faculty members in fields ranging from art history to mathematics and Judaic studies.
YU Undergraduates Participate in Scientific Research Program9 Yeshiva University undergraduates participate in the Summer Undergraduate Research Program at YU’s College of Medicine.
YU Graduates Find Great Success After CommencementMore than 90 percent of YU graduates were employed, in graduate school, or both within six months of graduation, finds survey.
YU Student Awarded Research Fellowship in BioethicsYU Senior Mark Weingarten selected for prestigious research fellowship, credits quality of undergraduate education for the award.
Divrei Azriel: Blowing Our Own TrumpetsThis Dvar Torah is by Eliyahu Wittenberg. Divrei Azriel is edited by Yechezkel Gorelik & Yonoson Kenton.
YU Holds Conflict Resolution Workshop for RabbisA group of rabbis convened in New York City for a three-day seminar on mediation training, organized by Yeshiva University.
YU Seminar Reveals Secrets of the Dead Sea ScrollsSeminar at YU Museum on June 8 will feature leading scholars on ancient scrolls found in Judea from Second Temple period.
YU Website Leading in Online Torah StudyYUTorah features over 90,000 lectures (and counting) of Torah lectures from Yeshiva University's faculty.
YU Valedictorians Reflect on College ExperienceThis year's YU valedictorians remember the vibrant Jewish life that shaped their undergraduate years at YU.
Yeshiva University Celebrates at 83rd CommencementMore than 600 students were presented with their degrees at the commencement exercises on Thursday.
NY Rabbi Unearths Lost Commentary of Ancient ScholarRabbi Allen Schwartz deciphers lost text of Rabbi Elazar of Worms' handwritten insights on Book of Proverbs from Crusader times.
YU Presents Revolutionary Online Torah-Learning ProgramYeshiva University introduces interactive online learning program that lets users find own answers through means of video, text and forum.
Stern College Class Charity Campaign Goes ViralClass raises over $32,00 to make home wheelchair-accessible - all through the power of social media.
Chief Rabbi Lau Visits Yeshiva UniversityAshkenazi chief rabbi meets YU President Richard M. Joel, Yeshiva deans at Rabbi Isaac Elchanan Theological Seminary.
YU High Schooler Wins Prestigious Merit ScholarshipOri Putterman of Yeshiva University's High School for Boys announced winner in competitive National Merit Scholarship Program.
Yeshiva University Names New Men’s Basketball CoachYeshiva University announces that Elliot Steinmetz will be its head men’s basketball coach.
Yeshiva University Mens' Tennis Team Makes it to NCAA PlayoffsVictory over Mount St. Mary’s means Yeshiva U. tennis team earns college its first National Collegiate Athletic Association tournament.
YU President: 'The Torah Was Given to Us to Live in this World'YU President Richard Joel explains why a Torah lifestyle is a balanced and meaningful lifestyle - without giving up on the world at large.
Harvard Economics Professor to Give Lecture at Yeshiva UDr. Michael Robert Kremer will deliver the annual Alexander Brody Distinguished Lecture in Economics on April 29.
Head of UJA New York to Address YU CommencementDr. John S. Ruskay will deliver the keynote address at YU's Commencement Ceremony on May 22.
Stern College Student Wins Scholarship to Fight CancerPrestigious scholarship will allow YU-affiliated college student to research cancer that claimed her grandparents' lives.
Economic Inequality: What’s the Right Thing to Do?Yeshiva University to host a discussion featuring Dr. Michael Sandel of PBS on Monday, April 7.
Celebrations At Yeshiva University - VideoWatch full video: hundreds of rabbis receive ordination this week in unique Yeshiva University ceremony.
Yeshiva University CelebratesRecord-breaking number of rabbis ordained in special ceremony honoring YU's dedication to excellence in Torah and rabbinical education.
Stern Undergrad Joins Biochemistry Honor SocietySenior at Stern College one of 37 students selected by American Society for Biochemistry.
Record Number of Rabbis to Graduate from Yeshiva UniversityDean of US Modern Orthodoxy's flagship rabbinical seminary explains how his boys are bucking the trend of US assimilation rates.
YU Students Launch Israeli Summer Camps for 8th SeasonStudent volunteers from New York City’s Yeshiva University kick off their eighth season in southern Israel on Tuesday as camp leaders.
Don’t Hesitate – Make Aliyah!Yeshiva University’s newest graduates speak about aliyah. ‘There’s no place in the world like Israel.’
Keynote Address at YU Commencement to Focus on AliyahRabbi Joshua Fass of Nefesh B'Nefesh will deliver the keynote address at Yeshiva U’s 82nd Commencement.
Yeshiva University Students Wish Israel a Happy BirthdayArutz Sheva visited the Yeshiva University campus, where students wished Israel a happy birthday.
Yeshiva U Disagrees with Carter HonoringOfficial with Yeshiva U. tells Arutz Sheva’s New York correspondent that the administration disagrees with the honoring of President Carter.
Young Israel Calls to Rescind Invite to Jimmy CarterThe Young Israel organization has called on Yeshiva University to rescind an invite to give Jimmy Carter a peace award.
Yeshiva U Alumni: We’ll Block Carter's EntranceAlumni of Cardozo School of Law say they will physically prevent Jimmy Carter from receiving peace prize.
Bar Ilan, Yeshiva U Students Launch Summer Science ProjectThirty Yeshiva University "scientists" are on their way from New York to join their Israeli counterparts on a summer-long science project.
NY Jewish Girl Wins National Torah CompetitionA 14-year-old Jewish high school girl won her division of the national Torah competition, held last Sunday at Yeshiva University.
YU Honors Longtime Coach with ScholarshipYeshiva University honored longtime Coach Jonathan Halpert with a court-naming ceremony and a scholarship.
Jewish Super Bowl Bet Winner Gives $50,000 to CharityAn Orthodox Jew, graduate of Yeshiva University and NY Giants fan, will donate $50,000 to charity after winning a bet on the Super Bowl.
IDF Chief Rabbi Meets Soldiers at Yeshiva U.IDF Chief Rabbi Rafi Peretz, one of the first religious pilots in the Air Force, spoke with “soldiers in exile” at Yeshiva University.
Rabbi Benny Eisner z”l Passes AwayRabbi Benny Eisner z”l, who passed away on Shabbat, taught and inspired thousands in Israel, as well as American students who came to Israel
St. Andrews Anti-Semitism Victim Donates Court Award to FogelsA Yeshiva University student victim of anti-Semitism at Scotland's St. Andrews University decides to give his court award to the Fogels.
Scottish Student Expelled for Racist Attack on Yeshiva U StudentA Scottish university expels a student for a racist attack on an American student from Yeshiva University in New York.
Israel's Water Situation a Bit Better? Thanks to YU StudentsWorking on some small projects over the span of a week, 16 Yeshiva University students had a big impact on Israel's water situation.
Why did Religious Students meet an Ultra Left Activist?Yeshiva University students meet Machsom Watch activist at IDF checkpoint. Their professors explain that the meeting is for academic purposes only.
Camp in Southern Israel - Israeli Campers, Anglo CounselorsYU Center for Jewish Future's camp in Dimona brings together Israeli youth and students from abroad. Language is no barrier.
Rav Soloveitchik and social issues: Gender Roles in the Torah FamilyA woman's contribution to the Jewish home was more important to the Rav than career aspirations.
Divrei Azriel: A Place for Every JewThis week's Dvar Torah is by Moshe Schwartz. Divrei Azriel is edited by Yechezkel Gorelik & Yonoson Kenton.