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Yeshiva University Maccabees in the NCAA Division III Men's Basketball tournament

Yeshiva University men’s basketball is on a 35-game winning streak

The unbeaten streak is the third longest in Division III men’s basketball history

By ANDREW SILOW-CARROLL / JTA
04/03/2021

Yeshiva University students to again hold an LGBTQ event on campus

That sponsor, psychology professor Jenny Isaacs, said the process to gain the university’s approval had been “arduous.”

By HANNAH DREYFUS/JTA
20/12/2020
A view of Yeshiva University

Amid COVID-19, Yeshiva U., Eleos partner to combat mental health crisis

“We are training 21st century clinicians to provide excellent care and support in any setting, whether in face-to-face therapy sessions or through teletherapy.”

24/11/2020

Yeshiva University rejects LGBTQ club, will support students in other ways

LGBTQ issues present a dilemma for the Modern Orthodox world, which is defined by its strict adherence to traditional Jewish law as well as embrace of the secular world.

By JOSEFIN DOLSTEN/JTA
05/09/2020
Rabbi Norman Lamm

Rabbi Norman Lamm, longtime head of Yeshiva University, dies at 92

The noted Modern Orthodox rabbi, author and communal leader had just lost his wife to COVID-19 a month earlier.

By URIEL HEILMAN/JTA
01/06/2020
Yeshiva University Maccabees in the NCAA Division III Men's Basketball tournament

YU men’s basketball team made history — until coronavirus ended the season

'There was no sting of defeat, there was no glory of victory, it was just kind of this, like, blank screen, and an emptiness — wondering what could have been.'

By GABE FRIEDMAN/JTA
26/03/2020
Department of Communications and Public Affairs, Yeshiva University

YU, NCSY embrace virtual programming amid coronavirus outbreak

After becoming the first university in the US to have a student test positive for the novel coronavirus, YU recently finished its first week of fully online studies.

24/03/2020
LGBTQ flag

Yeshiva U. students complain over college refusal to approve LGBTQ group

The YU Alliance, a student-run organization that does not receive funding from the student councils, currently holds LGBTQ-related events off-campus.

By MARCY OSTER/JTA
09/03/2020

Coronavirus triggers closures, quarantines in New York Jewish community

Yeshiva University’s annual Red Sarachek Basketball Tournament for Orthodox high schools across the United States and Canada, scheduled for March 12 through 16, has also been postponed.

By LAURA E. ADKINS/JTA
05/03/2020

Yeshiva U men’s basketball team qualifies for NCAA Division III tournament

The team will find out who its opening round opponent will be in the NCAA Tournament on Monday.

By MARC BRODSKY/JTA
02/03/2020
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