Michael Steinhardt

Students at NYU school named for Steinhardt calls for removal of his name

Michael Steinhardt acquired, owned and sold more than 1,000 looted items over the past 30 years

By SHIRA HANAU/JTA
10/12/2021
Michael Steinhardt

NYU hires lawyer to review Steinhardt’s interactions with students

The university’s school of education was named for the Jewish philanthropist after he and his wife donated $10 million to the school in 2001.

By MARCY OSTER/JTA
15/05/2019
Michael Steinhardt

Steinhardt scandal causes Jewish shift from matchmaking

“I think people are realizing you have to beef up the continuity agenda with meaning,” said Andres Spokoiny, president and CEO of the Jewish Funders’ Network.

By BEN SALES/JTA
05/04/2019
Sheila Katz, the new head of the National Council of Jewish Women

Steinhardt accuser to head National Council of Jewish Women

Katz, 35, will join NCJW this summer after 12 years with Hillel, where she launched MitzVote, a non-partisan voter engagement campaign.

By JTA
28/03/2019
MICHAEL STEINHARDT

Michael Steinhardt sexually harassed me

My nearly four-year struggle to hold Steinhardt accountable for his sexual harassment of me illustrates how powerful harassers continue to be protected.

By SHEILA KATZ/JTA
27/03/2019
Michael Steinhardt

Michael Steinhardt accused by seven women of sexual harassment

Six women said that “Steinhardt asked them to have sex with him, or made sexual requests of them, while they were relying on or seeking his support.”

By JTA
21/03/2019
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