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Getting Top Grades—It’s the Jewish Thing to Do

They come for the education but stay for the Jewish experience.  Every year for the past decade Russian Jewish parents have been lining up...

Ten Yeshiva University Undergrads Selected for Advanced Biomedical Research

Many college students spend their summer vacations on the beach, at a camp or relaxing at home, enjoying a well-earned break from research papers...

CJF Summer Missions Explore Jewish Identity and Global Responsibility in Haiti, Germany

Yeshiva University students grappled with complex questions of Jewish identity and responsibility in a global context as they traveled to Haiti and Germany this...

Pro – Israel Education Film Coming to a Jewish Summer Camp Near You

Acclaimed Film “Israel Inside” Will Engage Thousands of Jewish Campers Across North AmericaFor tens of thousands of Jewish students heading to camp this summer,...

YU Assembles Educators to Review Talmud Teaching Methods

On June 20, a group of more than 35 teachers and administrators from 15 schools gathered in Yeshiva University’s Belfer Hall to engage in...

Ahi Ezer Yeshiva Wraps up an Exciting Year

Mother Daughter DinnerAhi Ezer’s annual mother daughter dinner was once again a spectacular way to end off the year for its graduating class. The...

YU Summer Programs Bring Torah Study to Jewish Communities Nationally

This summer Yeshiva University will once again host an assortment of learning and internship programs in cities across the country. Presented by YU’s Center...

Touro Awards 698 Degrees at 38th Commencement

Touro College awarded 698 degrees at its 38th annual commencement exercises held at Lincoln Center’s Avery Fisher Hall and conferred an honorary Doctor of...

“Scream” Star David Arquette Celebrates Belated Bar Mitzvah at Western Wall

David Arquette experienced a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity recently when, almost 28 years after he turned 13, he was able to celebrate his bar mitzvah in...

Jewish Education Project Honors its 2012 Young Pioneers at Columbia

The Jewish Education Project (formerly BJENY-SAJES) held its Celebrate Our Future reception at Columbia University on Monday night where they celebrated their work empowering...

Jewish Groups Unite on Education Issues, Warn of Cuts to Busing and Special Education

Three Jewish organizations sponsored a joint leadership mission to Albany, NY, last Monday (June 4), in support of the 130,000 students in Jewish day...

YU Summer Programs Bring Torah Study to Jewish Communities Across Country

This summer Yeshiva University will once again host an assortment of learning and internship programs in cities across the country. Presented by YU’s Center...

Arab Writer’s Anti-Israel Campaigning Leads to Cancellation of Mid East Anthology at Texas University

A planned anthology of “women’s voices” from the Middle East that was set for publication by the University of Texas has been cancelled as...

New ‘Jewish’ Minority Label Irks CUNY Professors

A new plan by the City University of New York to institute a separate category for “White / Jewish” faculty members has raised the...

Free Holocaust History Seminar for Teachers in Jewish Schools on Sunday, June 10 at the Museum of Jewish Heritage – A Living Memorial to...

The Museum of Jewish Heritage—A Living Memorial to the Holocaust announced last week that it is inviting educators from Jewish schools to participate in...

As App Economy Skyrockets, Innovative School Trains New Generation of Developers

Yaakov Relkin from Monsey, New York is a recent graduate of Newton Academy who is now earning a salary well into six figures as...

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