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  1. DHS hit with immigration lawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | The Washington Post

    ... and delaying," said Thomas Fritzche, a clinical teaching fellow at the Benjamin Cardozo School of Law at Yeshiva University in New York. Fritzche is one of the attorneys representing the network. Fuentes, a day laborer from Chicago, has received a ...

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  2. YU Courses Focus on Jewish and Western ThoughtRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2014 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    This fall, Yeshiva University's Zahava and Moshael Straus Center for Torah and Western Thought is providing a multitude of forums for Jews in the modern era to arrive at their own understanding of the concept of "Torah Umadda": the balance of Judaic and worldly values. "In undergraduate courses, seminars for semicha [rabbinic ordination] students, adult education and public events, the Straus Center has brought about the bridging of Torah with the world in every part of Yeshiva," said Rabbi Dr. Meir Soloveichik, director of the Straus Center.

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  3. Division III and JuNIOR College CapsulesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2014 | Albany Times Union

    ... against Capital Region rival Albany College of Pharmacy. The Gators will begin conference play against Yeshiva University on Dec. 2. Top returning players: Megan Bowman, Sr., G (12.7 ppg, 142 assists, 74 steals); Frankie Pearson , So., G (9.0 ppg, ...

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  4. Rabbi turns child victims of cancer into victors with martial artsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2014 | The Times of Israel

    ... organization) via online voting through November 16. When Goldberg received rabbinical ordination from Yeshiva University, he planned to work as a teacher and congregational rabbi. And he did, on the West Coast for a short time, and then for two ...

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  5. What ever happened to 'loving the convert'?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2014 | The Times of Israel

    ... The only thing we would have to offer is the bottom of the barrel,' " she recalled. Rabbi Yosef Blau, a Yeshiva University spiritual adviser who is among the 15 or so rabbinic volunteers who staff the RCA's conversion courts in New York, says the ...

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  6. Four states give themselves a pay raise at the pollsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2014 | 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. Rams Close With Big WinRead the original story

    Oct 31, 2014 | Floral Park Dispatch

    With a 6-1 victory over Yeshiva University on Oct. 28, the Farmingdale State men's soccer team closed out the regular season, improving to 7-11-1, 4-5-1 in Skyline play, thanks in part to Gerard Farrell of Floral Park. Junior midfielder J.T. Famularo opened the scoring for Farmingdale at 7:41 with a header off a cross from sophomore forward Farrell .

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  8. Rabbi Hailu Moshe Paris, Revered Leader of Black Jews, Dies at 81Read the original story

    Nov 6, 2014 | Forward

    ... Lemba of South Africa and the Igbo of Nigeria may also have Jewish roots. In his twenties, Paris attended Yeshiva University in New York, earning a degree in Hebrew literature and a masters in education. Following this, he taught Talmudic courses at ...

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  9. Some Orthodox converts feel shunned, uncomfortableRead the original story

    Nov 6, 2014 | The Jewish News Weekly

    ... The only thing we would have to offer is the bottom of the barrel,' " she recalled. Rabbi Yosef Blau, a Yeshiva University spiritual adviser, is among the 15 or so rabbinic volunteers who staff the Rabbinical Council of America's conversion courts ...

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  10. Between Vertica And Tableau, Sisense Is Taking Big Data Analytics By StormRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2014 | 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. Eldad Farkash noticed that there were generally two types of business ...

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  11. Researchers provide first peek at how neurons multitaskRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2014 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... ... In a study published today online in Science, researchers at Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University have determined the complete wiring diagram for the part of the nervous system controlling mating in the ... In the quest to ...

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  12. Young Pakistanis embrace start-up culture to create local jobsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | 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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  13. Do you know where your money is going when you give to charity?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2014 | 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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  14. An eruv is not merely an Orthodox mitzva; Conservative Judaism mandates an eruv for its adherents.Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | The Jewish Press

    ... of an eruv , a symbolic mixing of domains or areas. About the Author: Alan Jay Gerber, a graduate of Yeshiva University, is a life member of the Association of Orthodox Jewish Teachers and a member of Kehillas Bais Yehudah Tzvi in Cedarhurst, Long ...

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  15. NCAA to Launch 'Think Tank' to Promote LGBT Participation in College AthleticsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | Cybercast News Service

    ... of Faith in America, and Joe Bednash, director of athletics, physical education, and recreation at Yeshiva University, according to the press release. "One of the great appeals of participation in collegiate sports is that student-athletes from ...

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  16. NCAA to Launch LGBT - Think Tank' to Promote Gay Rights in College AthleticsCNSRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | Cybercast News Service

    ... of Faith in America, and Joe Bednash, director of athletics, physical education, and recreation at Yeshiva University, according to the press release. "One of the great appeals of participation in collegiate sports is that student-athletes from ...

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  17. Medications are the number one cause of allergy-related death in AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | NewsTarget.com

    Pharmaceutical drugs are the top cause of sudden, allergy-related death in the United States, according to a study conducted by researchers from Montefiore Medical Center and Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University and published online in the Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology on September 30. The researchers reviewed mortality records in which the cause of death was listed as anaphylaxis, which refers to a severe reaction occurring within moments of exposure to an allergen. They note that, unlike other countries including the United Kingdom, the United States does not maintain a national registry of anaphylaxis deaths.

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  18. For some Orthodox converts, biggest challenges come after mikvahRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | The Jewish Journal

    ... The only thing we would have to offer is the bottom of the barrel,' " she recalled. Rabbi Yosef Blau, a Yeshiva University spiritual adviser who is among the 15 or so rabbinic volunteers who staff the RCA's conversion courts in New York, says the ...

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  19. Are trailer parks the answer to affordable housing?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | 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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  20. For Many Converts, Bumpy Road to Mikveh Only Beginning of WoesRead the original story

    Nov 3, 2014 | Forward

    ... The only thing we would have to offer is the bottom of the barrel,' " she recalled. Rabbi Yosef Blau, a Yeshiva University spiritual adviser who is among the 15 or so rabbinic volunteers who staff the RCA's conversion courts in New York, says the ...

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