Azrieli Foundation donates $18 million to Yeshiva University

Donation represents Azrieli family’s latest investment in higher education, Jewish community, and next generation of leaders.Mordechai Sones, 12/12/2019, 1:36 PM

'Proclaim Liberty throughout the Land' - The Hebrew Bible in the US

Will the Hebrew Bible's timeless words continue to speak to America as they did from the day the Pilgrims landed on rocky New England shores? A unique project shows how much influence the Hebrew Bible has had on American history. Rochel Sylvetsky, 10/17/2019, 7:43 AM

Yeshiva University to open new Holocaust Studies Center

YU's new Holocaust & Genocide Studies Center to offer graduate programs incorporating history, law, Jewish studies, and other disciplines.Marcy Oster, JTA, 9/16/2019, 8:10 AM

Neo-Nazi website posts photos of Yeshiva University students

Thousands of photos and names of YU students and staff have been posted on a neo-Nazi website.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/1/2019, 10:59 PM

US Amb. to Israel this year's commencement speaker at Yeshiva U

'Ambassador Friedman typifies the ideals that are central to Yeshiva University,' Yeshiva University president says.Josefin Dolsten, JTA, 4/17/2019, 10:58 PM

A walk with Rav Soloveitchik: Memorial 26 years since his death

A unique highlight on Shabbat was the opportunity to accompany the Rav on his walk to and from the Maimonides School Synagogue.Prof. Itzhak D. Goldberg, MD FACR, 4/16/2019, 11:17 AM

Yeshiva University students experience 'Start-Up Nation'

YU undergraduate women and men visit some of Israel’s most exciting and revolutionary companies.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/23/2019, 3:12 AM

What GA delegates should learn from Jack Nagel OBM

GA delegates looking for a solution should look no further than the life of the late great religious Zionist philanthropist Jack Nagel.Martin Oliner, 10/25/2018, 2:43 PM

New conservative justice sworn in on Supreme Court

Professor Alex Stein becomes Supreme Court justice with a speech highlighting importance of separation of powers.Tzvi Lev, 8/9/2018, 4:40 PM

Yeshiva U women’s tennis to play in NCAA Division III tournament

Yeshiva University women’s tennis team will participate in the NCAA Division III tournament for the first time.JTA, 5/10/2018, 8:01 AM

'Raise up many disciples': Remembering Rabbi Joseph Ber Soloveitchik

Remembering Rabbi Joseph Ber Soloveitchik, whose students ran the gamut of Orthodox Jewry, and whose 25th yahrzeit is this Tuesday, 18 Nisan. A fascinating and enlightening memoir of a Torah luminary and intellectual genius.Prof. Itzhak D. Goldberg, MD FACR, 4/2/2018, 3:19 PM

Yeshiva University eliminated from NCAA basketball tournament

The Maccabees, who were making their first appearance in the national tournament, finished their season with a record of 18-11.JTA, 3/4/2018, 10:01 AM

YU men’s basketball team qualifies for NCAA tournament

A first: Yeshiva University's Maccabee's basketball team advances to NCCA division tournament.JTA, 2/26/2018, 1:55 PM

The rightward Modern Orthodox trend fiction

Rabbi Avraham Gordimer, 1/31/2018, 7:32 PM

Rabbis: Academic freedom is no excuse for bigotry

Rabbis say anti-Israel professor at Yeshiva University is an 'outrage,' emphasize that, 'academic freedom no excuse for bigotry.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/20/2018, 11:51 PM

He spoke no English. Now he's pursuing a degree.

For student with a unique background, new Jewish two-year college program is a godsend.JTA, 1/20/2018, 6:28 PM

Yeshiva University: Fines for skipping prayers, meals

Yeshiva University announces: Students who join subsidized program but don't participate will reimburse university for expenses.JTA, 11/10/2017, 9:11 AM

YU celebrates investiture of Rabbi Ari Berman as 5th president

'Yeshiva University is in my heart and soul,' says YU President Rabbi Ari Berman. 'I don't need a history book to understand the school.'JTA, 9/12/2017, 2:27 PM

YU's new counseling program celebrates completion

Joint mental health counseling program offered to Yeshiva U students celebrates graduation of its first cohort.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/6/2017, 3:05 AM

YU community celebrates RIETS Chag HaSemikhah

Ove 130 newly-ordained Rabbis celebrate at Triennial Convocation.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/21/2017, 9:16 PM

Yeshiva University alumni awarded Kohelet Prize

$36,000 prizes celebrate progression in Jewish education., 2/24/2017, 10:44 PM

YU high school alumnus donates 1,000,000$ for scholarships

Hyman Arbesfeld, a graduate of Yeshiva University's High School for Boys in 1949, has established a scholarship fund in the school.Yoel Domb, 12/19/2016, 4:59 PM

Rabbi Ari Berman: "I'm deeply humbled"

YU Board of Trustees announced appointment of Rabbi Berman as Yeshiva University’s fifth president.Guy Cohen, 11/16/2016, 6:59 PM

YU welcomes its own President-elect

Yeshiva University has chosen Rabbi Ari Berman to be its new President.JTA and Arutz Sheva, 11/16/2016, 12:55 PM

Barkat to receive honorary doctorate from Yeshiva University

Jerusalem mayor Nir Barkat will receive an honorary degree from Yeshiva University during celebrations of jubilee for Jerusalem unification.Netanel Katz, 11/3/2016, 3:29 PM

YU hackathon to feature Israeli startups

Yeshiva University students will host their third annual hackathon on October 29 and 30., 10/14/2016, 1:54 AM

YU search committee to propose Ari Berman for its next president

Rabbi Ari Berman has emerged as the search committee's top candidate for the next president of Yeshiva University according to YU sources.Yoel Domb, 9/12/2016, 10:17 PM

Ted Cruz aide not a candidate for Yeshiva U president

Yeshiva University says senior Ted Cruz adviser Nick Muzin is not a candidate for the university's next president.JTA, 7/28/2016, 6:53 AM

Yeshiva U search for a new president: Ted Cruz aide the answer?

Deputy chief of staff for Ted Cruz's presidential campaign reportedly a candidate for Yeshiva University's new president.Ben Sales, 7/26/2016, 2:49 AM

YU hackathon to inspire Jewish technological innovation

YU hackathon, to be held May 7, will promote activism by bringing together hundreds of local high school and university students., 4/22/2016, 2:16 AM

Yeshiva University's High School has a new head

Rabbi Joshua Kahn appointed new head of YU High School for Boys to bring 'a vision for academic and cultural excellence.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/11/2016, 9:31 AM

Did YU find a treatment for bladder cancer?

Doctor and student from Stern College for Women win grant for research that may yield a breakthrough in fighting the lethal disease.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/5/2016, 9:27 PM

YU professor pioneers nanoparticle research

Dr. Fredy Zypman working on ways to better understand charge distribution, in study that could revolutionize medicine, electric cars.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/24/2015, 10:41 PM

YU students sing and pray for Israel at Times Square

Yeshiva University students joined by more than a thousand people for concert in support of Israel on the Red Steps in Times Square., 11/4/2015, 1:14 AM

YU medical ethics conference spotlights Jewish views on health

Pediatric healthcare takes center stage at unique conference, with a focus on special issues within the Jewish community.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/30/2015, 8:42 AM

Who will be the next president of Yeshiva University?

Placing the horse before the cart, as it should be.Rabbi Avraham Gordimer, 10/27/2015, 6:50 AM

Divrei Azriel:Rabbi Soloveitchik's Philosophical Anthropology

This week's Dvar Torah is by Alex Glassman.YU RIETS Israel Kollel, 10/15/2015, 6:04 AM

YU Students Spread Simchat Torah Joy Nationwide

As part of Torah Tours program, nearly 250 students this week connected to Jewish communities throughout US and Canada.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/9/2015, 8:20 AM

Yeshiva University Mourns Murdered Israeli Couple

Rabbi Eitam Henkin was the son of two YU alumni.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/2/2015, 1:13 PM

US Students Discover Israel, Make Science Discoveries

Arutz Sheva talks with students on joint BIU/YU summer program to hear what they're learning about science and Israel.Eliran Aharon, 8/6/2015, 8:15 PM

YU Online Learning Videos Receive Telly Awards

Three videos produced by Yeshiva University’s online initiative receive Telly Awards for excellence in educational video., 7/10/2015, 2:45 AM

YU HS Bekiut Program Enhances Textual Skills of Students

Nearly 300 students across North America master significant portions of the Talmus through revolutionary program.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/8/2015, 6:47 PM

Yeshiva University Summer School Enrollment Nearly Doubles

Well over 600 students sign up for Yeshiva University's expanded catalog of more than 40 summer courses., 6/27/2015, 2:30 AM

Professor: Left Guilty of 'Total Arrogance'

YU professor Dr. Samuel Schneider analyzes why the Left is hysterical over the new right-wing government - and how it's nothing new.Refael Levi, 6/17/2015, 10:30 PM

Yeshiva University Grads Wow With Acceptance Rates

YU ranked 2nd in US for grads pursuing advanced degrees within a year of graduation, as acceptance rates in various fields soar.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/11/2015, 10:55 PM

YU Students Rush to Save Houston Jewish Community from Flood

Students pour out to give up vacation time and help Houston community struggling with physical and emotional damage of mass floods.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/4/2015, 10:13 PM

Yeshiva University Students March in Support of Israel

More than 1,500 students, alumni, faculty, and staff from Yeshiva University took part this week in the Celebrate Israel Parade., 6/3/2015, 4:44 AM

Yeshiva University Celebrates 84th Commencement

Ruth Wisse delivers Keynote address; Peter Frates, Martin Greenfield and Pearl Berger honored.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/18/2015, 9:55 PM

YU’s Sy Syms School Joins Beta Gamma Sigma Honor Society

29 students merit honor society status, are honored in special ceremony.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/9/2015, 10:04 PM

Moshael Straus Elected Chair of YU Board of Trustees

Accomplished investment executive and YU alumnus, Moshael Straus will take reigns of Yeshiva University's Board of Trustees in July.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/27/2015, 10:19 PM

Yeshiva University Celebrates Israel's 67th

Yeshiva University students celebrated Israel's Independence Day with joyous dancing and uplifting programming.Arutz Sheva staff, 4/23/2015, 10:26 PM

YU High Schools to Honor Community Leaders and Faculty

Yeshiva University High Schools to host Annual Dinner on Tuesday, May 12 at the Marina Del Rey in the Bronx, New York., 4/21/2015, 4:42 AM

YU Presents Program on Judaism and American Revolution

Special Beit Midrash program to be held at the historic Shearith Israel synagogue; Rabbi Dr. Meir Soloveichik to present the course.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/18/2015, 10:11 PM

Dr. Paul Romer to Deliver Alexander Brody Memorial Lecture at YU

Economist and policymaker known for his work with the NYU Urbanization Project to give talk on April 28; lecture open to the public.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/13/2015, 7:08 PM

Watch: The Answer for Orthodox Jews Searching for their Spouse

Marjorie Glatt of YUConnects tells Arutz Sheva why her organization is the 'one-stop dating resource' you need.Eliran Aharon, Ari Yashar, 4/3/2015, 11:27 AM

Yeshiva University Inaugural 'Hackathon' Draws Diverse Crowd

24-hour computer programming event encourages students to expand their hacking horizons.Ilan Brownstein, 3/31/2015, 4:38 PM

YU Lecture to Feature Documentary on Israeli Air Force

Documentary about makings of Israeli Air Force to be screened with Producer Nancy Spielberg at YU's Hillel Rogoff Annual Memorial Lecture., 3/31/2015, 4:42 AM