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  1. Sheitels and Garments: A Mormon and a Jew Discuss the Dreaded 'MRS' DegreeRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Forward

    ... the best place to start is a space in which we share an experience. As I think I mentioned, I failed Yeshiva University's Stern College for Women. Sure, I graduated with Greek honors and was Editor in Chief of the student newspaper The Observer, but ...

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  2. Migraine strategies - Tue, 21 Apr 2015 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Spokesman-Review

    ... your migraines. Here are five strategies to try. Worry can cause a headache, but a recent study from Yeshiva University in New York found that the relief experienced after a stressful situation can also bring on the pain. The cause may be If you ...

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  3. Mourners bid tearful goodbye to beloved rabbi LichtensteinRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Jerusalem Post

    ... as an erudite young scholar. He completed his bachelor's degree and rabbinical studies at New York's Yeshiva University before moving on to Harvard for a PhD in English literature. Lichtenstein joined one of the great Lithuanian rabbinic dynasties ...

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  4. Inside Israel, 9:46 AMRabbi Aharon Lichtenstein To Be Laid to RestRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    ... - considered the founder of the Modern Orthodox movement - studying for many years under his guidance at Yeshiva University in New York. In 1970 he was invited by Rabbi Yehuda Amital to co-head Yeshivat Har Etzion, which Rabbi Amital himself founded ...

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  5. Rabbi Aharon Lichtenstein, prominent Modern Orthodox scholar, diesRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Jewish Journal

    ... the Israel Prize for Jewish Literature in 2014 for his scholarly works. Lichtenstein was the head of Yeshiva University in New York when he was asked to head the fledgling Har Etzion Yeshiva jointly with the late Rabbi Yehuda Amital. He made aliyah ...

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  6. Activists and religious leaders speak out on migrant deaths at seaRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Deseret News

    ... unger, and social inequality. She lives in New York City, where she has taught at Columbia University and Yeshiva University. more ..

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  7. YU High Schools to Honor Community LeadersRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    Yeshiva University High Schools to host Annual Dinner on Tuesday, May 12 at the Marina Del Rey in the Bronx, New York. Yeshiva University High Schools will host their Annual Dinner on Tuesday, May 12 at the Marina Del Rey in the Bronx, New York.

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  8. Rabbi Aharon Lichtenstein, Modern Orthodox Scholar, Dies at 81Read the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Forward

    ... Orthodox leader Rabbi Joseph Soloveitchik, and became his son-in-law a year later. He served as head of Yeshiva University in New York before making aliyah in 1971, after being asked to head the fledgling Har Etzion Yeshiva jointly with the late ...

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  9. Parents claim all-boys school covered up decades of sexual abuseRead the original story

    Yesterday | New York Post

    He lost a lawsuit against Yeshiva University's prestigious all-boys school involving alleged decades-long sex abuse - so his parents are now trying to make an end-run at justice. In what their lawyer calls a first-of-its-kind move in the state, Israel and Chaya Gutman are set to file a lawsuit Monday claiming that the embattled Marsha Stern Talmudical Academy in Manhattan is guilty of deceptive advertising by touting the high school as a safe place to send youths.

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  10. Rabbi Lichtenstein celebrating his 80th birthday last year at Har Etzion Yeshia in Gush Etzion.Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Jewish Press

    ... but his family managed to escape to the United States. He studied at Yeshiva Rabbi Chaim Berlin, Yeshiva University and at Harvard, where he earned a doctorate in English Literature. Rabbi Lichtenstein was married to a daughter of Rabbi Joseph B. ...

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  11. Renowned rabbi Aharon Lichtenstein dies at 81Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Times of Israel

    ... settled in New York in 1945, where Lichtenstein studied in religious seminaries and eventually entered Yeshiva University. He was invited to jointly head, with Rabbi Yehuda Amital, the Har Etzion Yeshiva, located in the Etzion Bloc in the West Bank ...

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  12. Leading Religious-Zionist Rabbi Aharon Lichtenstein Passes AwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    ... - considered the founder of the Modern Orthodox movement - studying for many years under his guidance at Yeshiva University in New York. In 1970 he was invited by Rabbi Yehuda Amital to co-head one of the first hesder yeshivot, which combine Torah ...

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  13. Migraine studies offer new ideas to stop painRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Crescent-News.com

    ... your migraines. Here are some strategies to try. Worry can cause a headache, but a recent study from Yeshiva University in New York found that the relief experienced after a stressful situation can also bring on the pain. The cause may be a drop in ...

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  14. YU Presents Program on Judaism, US RevolutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 18 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    Yeshiva University will present "Jews for George: An Exploration of Judaism in the Age of the American Revolution," a four-week Community Beit Midrash program beginning Wednesday, April 29, at Congregation Shearith Israel, The Spanish Portuguese Synagogue. Rabbi Dr. Meir Soloveichik, director of YU's Zahava and Moshael Straus Center for Torah and Western Thought and rabbi of Congregation Shearith Israel, will teach the course using original source documents from the archives of Shearith Israel, the oldest Jewish congregation in America, established in 1654.

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  15. Scientists Are One BIG Step Closer to Developing a Herpes VaccineRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | MSN Healthy Living

    ... The vaccine was tested on mice, not people. The researchers at Albert Einstein College of Medicine at Yeshiva University also found that the vaccine worked on the latent form of the disease, which is when it's lying dormant in the body. Even though ...

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  16. Jewish World, 10:52 PMThe Holocaust Averted: a Bittersweet ScenarioRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    ... no Holocaust? Would American Jews still have connection of their heritage?" Professor Jeffrey Gurock of Yeshiva University told Arutz Sheva . His new book, "The Holocaust Averted," imagines a world where Neville Chamberlain does not agree to divide ...

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  17. The College of New Rochelle's Jah-Leah Ellis Named Ecac Diii WBB All-MetroRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 16 | New Rochelle Talk

    ... with a 28 point, 27 rebound, nine assist, four steal and three block performance in a win over Yeshiva University. Ellis and pulled down 20 or more rebounds six times, including back-to-back 27 rebound games. The 27 rebounds were a DIII single-game ...

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  18. Teaneck man, 91, among volunteers saluted by North Jersey organizationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | NorthJersey.com

    ... supervisor and had served as administrator of the Simon Wiesenthal Center for Holocaust Studies of Yeshiva University of Los Angeles. He was also assistant executive director of the Jewish Community Center of Greater Washington. Born in Frankfurt, ...

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  19. Greycork Is Cutting Out The Middleman And Selling Furniture Made In The USA Directly To CustomersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Forbes.com

    ... GigaOm, The New York Times, Business Insider, Mashable, and PC Magazine. I hold a BA in Economics from Yeshiva University. You can reach me at Ataub24(at)gmail(dot)com. As anyone who has ever bought furniture from Ikea can attest, buying and ...

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  20. Teens build village of tiny houses for Seattle homelessRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Deseret News

    ... unger, and social inequality. She lives in New York City, where she has taught at Columbia University and Yeshiva University. more ..

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