Bequest from the Dr. Joseph
and Faye Glatt Estate will support innovative programming at YU’s Center for Israel Studies.
New York City—Yeshiva University has received a bequest of $1 million from the Dr. Joseph and Faye Glatt
Bronx—Calvary Hospital, together with the National Association of Chevra Kadisha (NASCK), will host another event for community rabbis on their Bronx campus on Thursday, January 12, 2017, 9:00 a.m. to noon, 1740 Eastchester Road, Bronx, NY 10461.
The Jewish community will focus on
Dr. Erica Brown, the Director of the Mayberg Center for Jewish Education and Leadership at George Washington University, will be this year’s featured speaker at the annual Stamford Chevra Kadisha Dinner, to be held at Congregation Agudath Sholom on Sunday night, March 5, 2017 at 5 p.m. Her topic will be “A Life Well Lived: Our
Teaneck’s Jason Dov Greenblatt has been named President-elect Donald Trump’s special representative for international negotiations. In a statement, Trump spoke highly of Greenblatt, indicating that he was one of his closest and most trusted advisers. “He has a history of negotiating substantial, complex transactions on my
Rabbi Rosenblatt at Kingsbridge Center of Israel, December 31
The Kingsbridge Center of Israel is happy to welcome Rabbi Jonathan Rosenblatt as its guest to officiate on December 31 (Shabbat Miketz). KCI is the oldest synagogue in the Riverdale-Kingsbridge area and is located on Corlear
Last Wednesday, Congressman Eliot Engel joined the festivities at the White House Chanukah party, featuring the Jewish a cappella group Six13, who performed at the event for President Obama and the First Lady. Standing directly next to Congressman Engel (on his right) is Eric Dinowitz, a member of Six13, and one of Congressman
Former Arkansas governor and presidential candidate Mike Huckabee, a close ally of President-elect Donald Trump, will be headlining the upcoming “U.S.-Israel Business Alliance” mission to Israel, led by the Orthodox Jewish Chamber of Commerce and its Executive Public Policy Committee—Dr. Joseph Frager, Dr. Paul Brody, Odeleya
In honor of the centennial celebration of The Marsha Stern Talmudical Academy/Yeshiva University High School for Boys (YUHSB), Hyman Arbesfeld has made a $1 million gift to establish the Abraham Arbesfeld Scholarship Fund, named in honor of his late father.
Arbesfeld is a YU Guardian and a Benefactor and
Touro College President Dr. Alan Kadish and Republican Congressman Mark Meadows of North Carolina discuss perceptions and reality.
What brings a conservative Christian congressman from rural North Carolina and his wife to a Jewish-affiliated university in the heart of
New York—On Sunday, December 18, 2016, The Marsha Stern Talmudical Academy/Yeshiva University High School for Boys (YUHSB) will present a special Yom Iyun [day of learning] titled “Inspiring the Next Generation.” The event is part of a year-long celebration of YUHSB’s centennial.
Omaha—Berkshire Hathaway Chairman and CEO Warren Buffett welcomed 43 U.S. Israel bond investors to Omaha on Sunday, each of whom made a minimum $1 million new investment to participate in an exclusive evening with the famed “oracle of Omaha.”
The evening opened with a tribute video from