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When the Messenger Goes Too Far

From sex-scandals to budget cuts to credit downgrades, Yeshiva University has had one hell of a year. Student programs have been cut and downsized, and class sizes have gradually increased as course selections have decreased. At the recent ... Read More

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Interfaith Experiences, Individual Growth

In a recent article in the Observer Rachel Renz defends her decisions to attend a Catholic Christmas Eve service and to write about her experiences in a medium representing a Modern Orthodox institution.  Renz notes with disappointment ... Read More

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Banning the “H” Word

The “H” word is one that is commonly thrown around our circles. Heretic. Often the label is bestowed in jest, sometimes more seriously, but the use of the “H” word always comes about in the same way: someone brings up a religious ... Read More

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Stern Dramatics Society Triumphs in The Tempest

For the Stern College Dramatics Society, art imitated life with their exceptional performance of The Tempest, and not only because it ended, like a CJF trip to a distant land, with an engagement. Just as the protagonist Prospero was ... Read More

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Students Raise Pressing Issues at Year’s Final Town Hall Meeting

This past Wednesday, April 2, students and faculty crowded into Yagoda Commons for the second and final Town Hall Meeting of the year.  After receiving a number of emails from the President over the course of the semester, students were ... Read More