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  1. Rabbi Schreiber Spearheads Mount Sinai Bikur Cholim RoomRead the original story w/Photo

    26 min ago | The Jewish Press

    ... presence in the Jewish community ever since. A successful businessman in New York, he has smicha from Yeshiva University and is a graduate of the Health Care Institute (HCI) and a board certified member of the National Association of Jewish ...

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  2. Blue Knights Drop Skyline Tilt to Yeshiva, 89-79Read the original story

    12 hrs ago | Hudson Valley Press

    The Mount Saint Mary College men's basketball team dropped a Skyline Conference matchup to a hot-shooting Yeshiva University by a score of 89-79 Wednesday evening at the Kaplan Center. The Maccabees shot 62.5 percent for the game, including an efficient 18-of-23 in the second half to outscore the Knights in Wednesday's barn-burner.

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  3. Bill Hammond: N.Y., trial lawyers' playgroundRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | New York Daily News

    ... has gone on in New York courts . . . strikes me as a national scandal," said Professor Lester Brickman of Yeshiva University's Cardozo Law School. Building codes nationwide once required the use of asbestos, a common mineral that was prized for its ...

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  4. 'Homely' ancient rock adds evidence of King David's existenceRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Jewish Journal

    ... website . Steven Fine , a professor of Jewish history and director of the Center for Israel Studies at Yeshiva University, agrees that the lack of attention is curious. Although the inscription has received scant attention, Fine says he has observed ...

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  5. Existence of 'House of David' validated by secular sourceRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    ... to Steven Fine who is a professor of Jewish history and director of the Center for Israel Studies at Yeshiva University. Fine stated the public has great interest in Biblical-era artifacts as when he led tours in the 1980s as the curator of the ...

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  6. Chanukah - A Minor Festival With Major Lessons For LifeRead the original story

    Yesterday | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    ... in Stamford, Ct and Baltimore, Md prior to making aliyah in 2010. Rabbi Adler received his Smicha from Yeshiva University, had the privilege of being an aide to Rabbi Joseph B. Soloveitchik for two years, was an activist Rabbi in support of Israel ...

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  7. A Hacker in Every ServerRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Ukiah Blog Live

    ... for 10 months. In October 2013, Adelson, one of Israel's most hawkish supporters in the U.S., arrived on Yeshiva University's Manhattan campus for a panel titled "Will Jews Exist?" Among the speakers that night were a famous rabbi and a columnist ...

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  8. Ancient Rock Believed to Offer Key Evidence of Biblical AccountRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | TheBlaze.com

    ... for the extent of his kingdom remains unclear," Spar told JTA. Steven Fine, a Jewish history professor at Yeshiva University and director of the Center for Israel Studies, believes that there is keen interest in the public for viewing biblical ...

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  9. Ancient rock adds evidence of King David's existenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Jerusalem Post

    ... website. Steven Fine, a professor of Jewish history and director of the Center for Israel Studies at Yeshiva University, agrees that the lack of attention is curious. "It's astonishing how little the Jewish press has noticed it," he said. Although ...

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  10. Seeking God in a Jewish educationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Times of Israel

    Joe Hirsch teaches students at Akiba Academy in Dallas, TX and is a doctoral candidate at Yeshiva University's Azrieli Graduate It's fashionable these days to question the future of Jewish education, particularly because of its price tag. Amid much communal hand-wringing over cost and sustainability, day schools have slashed operating budgets, sought efficiencies through cost-sharing, and even pioneered blended learning with hopes of taming the public outcry over affordability.

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  11. President George W. Bush Keynotes YU's ConvocationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    Former President George W. Bush was the special guest and keynote speaker at Yeshiva University's 90th Annual Hanukkah Convocation and Dinner at the Waldorf Astoria in New York City on Sunday, December 14. More than 750 people came to show their support for the University and to witness YU President Richard M. Joel confer an honorary doctorate upon the 43rd U.S. president. "What an honor it is to have you as part of the Yeshiva University family," said President Joel in his introduction of President Bush.

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  12. Medical school bleeds Yeshiva URead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Crain's New York Business

    A deal meant to stabilize the finances of money-losing Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University may be derailed, putting more financial pressure on the university to address losses dating back to a reported $100 million hit from former trustee Bernard Madoff's fraud scheme. Hobbled with a junk-bond-status credit rating, Yeshiva University officials have spent recent years selling off real estate, completing a $175 million private placement to investors, and striking the now-faltering deal to create a joint venture between Einstein and Montefiore Medical Center in the Bronx.

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  13. Hanukkah HappeningsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 26 | New York Magazine

    ... 11, 8 p.m. Price: $108 for Young Friends members; $126 for non-members, available here . The 2014 Yeshiva University Chanukah Concert Lamport Auditorium, 2540 Amsterdam Avenue; 212-960-5400 Yeshiva is hosting some of Jewish music's elite, headlined ...

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  14. The real Hanukkah miracle: ReconciliationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | The Times of Israel

    ... in the areas of science and religion. Abba Engelberg graduated from Telshe Yeshiva (valedictorian) and Yeshiva University (cum laude), where he received rabbinical ordination. He holds a Ph.D. from NYU in operations research. [Less] The Biblical ...

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  15. Iranian Hackers Exact Casino RevengeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2014 | NewsFactor

    ... Jan. 8, less than three months after Adelson -- speaking at a panel discussion on "Will Jews Exist?" at Yeshiva University in New York -- said he would put an end to any nuclear ambitions by Iran by detonating an atomic bomb in an unpopulated desert ...

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  16. Octogenarian doctor continues his sweet careerRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | Jerusalem Post

    ... Post. He has received honorary doctorates from other prestigious institutions, including New York's Yeshiva University, Uppsala University in Sweden and another the University of Rome. The certificate presented to him at Weizmann recognized his ...

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  17. Discovery of possible genetic link in pediatric leukemia treatment-related cognitive issuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | Medical News Today

    ... Hospital at Montefiore and associate professor of pediatrics at Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University. The variability in these changes, he added, raises an interesting question: "If we give all ALL patients the same treatment, ...

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  18. Did Iran Launch a Massive Cyberattack Against Billionaire CEO Sheldon ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | TheBlaze.com

    ... person or group behind this attack. It was a country - Iran. Just a few months earlier, Adelson spoke at Yeshiva University's Manhattan campus and discussed Iran and its suspected nuclear weapons program. A worker rides a bicycle in front of the ...

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  19. Iranian Hackers Reportedly Exact Revenge on Casino EmpireRead the original story

    Friday Dec 12 | CIO Today

    ... Jan. 8, less than three months after Adelson -- speaking at a panel discussion on "Will Jews Exist?" at Yeshiva University in New York -- said he would put an end to any nuclear ambitions by Iran by detonating an atomic bomb in an unpopulated desert ...

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  20. Yeshiva University and Montefiore nix Einstein dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | New York Daily News

    The cash-strapped college and Montefiore terminated talks because the parties were "unable to agree on certain material terms," a Yeshiva spokesman said. A deal to transfer control of Albert Einstein College of Medicine in the Bronx from Yeshiva University to healthcare giant Montefiore has flatlined.

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