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YU Rabbinical Student Sentenced to 13 Years In Abuse Case

4 Nisan 5774 – April 3, 2014
A Yeshiva University rabbinical student who pleaded guilty to child exploitation and possession of child pornography was sentenced on Tuesday to 13 years in...

Builders Of The Jewish People

25 Adar II 5774 – March 26, 2014
Students of Torah build and preserve the Jewish people through their study.

Yeshiva University May Run Out of Money in 2015

It is too easy to blame Bernard Madoff for Yeshiva University’s financial problems.

Yeshiva U Threatens to Deny Ordination Over ‘Partnership Minyan’

28 Adar I 5774 – February 27, 2014
Increased knowledge of women of Jewish laws and the Torah has created thorny issues for the Orthodox community.

Coach Jonathan Halpert Ends Long Yeshiva U. Career with Victory

24 Adar I 5774 – February 24, 2014
Jonathan Halpert, whose contract as the men’s basketball coach at Yeshiva University was not renewed, closed out more than four decades on the Maccabees’...

JP Morgan to Pay $1.7 Billion to Madoff Fraud Victims

7 Shevat 5774 – January 7, 2014
J.P. Morgan Chase will pay $1.7 billion to victims of the Bernard Madoff Ponzi fraud scheme, according to deal announced by the Justice Department’s...

As Lieberman Retakes the Helm, Defeated Ayalon Takes YU Job

9 Kislev 5774 – November 12, 2013
Absent much to do in the home country, Ayalon got a job teaching at YU, where America's future diplomats usually don't come from.

Report: At Least 18 Jewish Groups Reported ‘Diverted’ Funds

25 Heshvan 5774 – October 29, 2013
At least 18 Jewish non-profit groups and non-profit groups that support Israeli institutions have notified tax authorities of likely illegal “diversions” of funds in...

Former UK Chief Rabbi’s Future: ‘Working With Students’

22 Heshvan 5774 – October 26, 2013
Rabbi Lord Jonathan Sacks told an audience at Eastern College on Thursday, Oct. 24, that he intends to dedicate the rest of his life working with students. He said he wants to support and encourage students to do great things for others.

Adelson ‘Bomb Iran’ Comment Exposes Double Standard (Full Video)

21 Heshvan 5774 – October 25, 2013
The reaction to his statement has been illuminating as to the double standards that are often employed on matters relating to Israel.

YU Employee with Abuse Conviction No Longer At University

9 Heshvan 5774 – October 12, 2013
Yeshiva University has terminated Akiva Roth, 42, after past sexual misconduct came to light, officials said Friday.. The university admitted that it had “erred”...

Report: YU Hired Faculty Member Convicted Of Sex Contact with Boys

6 Heshvan 5774 – October 9, 2013
Yeshiva University hired a new faculty member convicted of inappropriate sexual behavior with boys, according to the Forward. The university, which is facing a major...

Lamm Deemed Unfit to Testify in YU Sex Abuse Case

26 Tishri 5774 – September 30, 2013
Rabbi Norman Lamm, the former chancellor of Yeshiva University, was found unfit to testify in a $380 million sex abuse lawsuit against the school. Dr....

12 Plaintiffs Join $380 Million Sex-Abuse Suit against YU

2 Elul 5773 – August 8, 2013
Twelve former students joined a $380 million lawsuit against Yeshiva University for covering up sexual abuse at its high school. The new plaintiffs’ names came...

We Cannot Allow Pain to Drive the Jewish Agenda

8 Av 5773 – July 14, 2013
Unlike the survivors of abuse that took place at YU, I do not want to see YU close down.

Former Yeshiva University Students file $380 Million Lawsuit

3 Av 5773 – July 9, 2013
Yeshiva University has paid dearly with a tarnished image as a result of sexual abuse at the venerable institution. Former students now want it to pay very dearly – to the tune of $380 – for damages.

Alvin Schiff, Jewish Education Pioneer, Dies

2 Av 5773 – July 8, 2013
Alvin Schiff, a pioneer in Jewish education and a prolific author, died of unknown causes, Yeshiva University announced Monday. He was in his mid-80s. He...

The True Character of Great Leaders

25 Tammuz 5773 – July 2, 2013
"Yeshiva University is not only an institution. It is a faith, a vision, a dream, a destiny. It has been my faith, my vision, my dream, and my destiny."

Norman Lamm Quits Yeshiva University

24 Tammuz 5773 – July 1, 2013
Rabbi Norman Lamm became president of Yeshiva U. in 1976 , helped save it from bankruptcy and raised its academic standing, At 85, he admits he must do tshvuah over a sex abuse scandal and is retiring.

Rav Soloveitchik’s Clear Stand on Homosexuality

10 Sivan 5773 – May 19, 2013
What Rav Soloveitchik said in 1974 is truer than ever: normative Judaism is on the defensive in the modern world.

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