Breaking: Yeshiva College and Stern College Faculties to Merge into Single Faculty

In a meeting with students in the Gottesman board room in the 215 Lexington building, President Joel, Provost Botman, and Chair of the Stern Board and Trustee member Shira Yoshor announced that as of July 1, 2015 there will be a ... Read More


Yeshiva College Faculty Votes “No Confidence” in President Joel, Board of Trustees Respond

This past week, the majority of the faculty of Yeshiva College voted “no confidence” in President Richard Joel. This vote was organized by the Yeshiva College Executive Committee, the elected body for faculty governance of the ... Read More

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Turning Noise into Action: Insight into the Yeshiva College Budget Cuts

Yesterday afternoon, approximately twenty men, and myself, entered the board room in Belfer Hall to hear President Joel and Provost Botman dispel and clarify rumors surrounding academic budget cuts in Yeshiva College. Students entered the ... Read More

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Making Pro-Israel Political Action an Orthodox Issue

As I sat backstage getting my microphone adjusted for the tenth time before walking into the spotlight, the butterflies in my stomach fluttered more strongly than ever before. I was preparing to step in front of 16,000 Pro-Israel activists ... Read More

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“Leave the Building!”
My Impromptu Meeting with Tom Wolfe

It was smaller than I thought it would be. The display was perhaps the size of a dining room table made of honey wood and fitted with glass cases on top. A sign announcing the exhibit read: “Becoming The Man in the White Suit: The Tom ... Read More