Crisis and Hope YU Voices Who Were the Maccabees Really?  Hanukkah, The Hasmoneans and Jewish Memory

Who Were the Maccabees Really?  
Hanukkah, the Hasmoneans and Jewish Memory

Professor Joseph Angel and Professor Steven Fine

Tuesday, December 15 • 11 a.m. EST


Crisis and Hope Yu Voices Repairing the Rift

Repairing the Rift:  A Secular Israeli's Path to the Orthodox World

Bella Raboy and Nurit Sirkis-Bank
Interviewed by Professor Joshua Karlip

Thursday, December 3 • 3 p.m. EST


Past, Present, Policy:   Why Context is Crucial for Democracy 

Professor Douglas R. Burgess, Professor Joseph E. Luders and Ms. Meirah C. Shedlo

Wednesday, October 28,  5:30 p.m. EDT



Civility, Citizenship and Torah 

Professor Suzanne Last Stone and Professor Shalom Carmy

Tuesday, October 20,  6 p.m.EDT




Sephardic Melodies for the High Holy Days:  Selichot

Rabbi Moshe Tessone

with Professor Ronnie Perelis

Tuesday, September 22, 6 p.m.EDT




The Lessons of the Holocaust for Our Times

Dr. Shay Pilnik with Dr. Ronnie Perelis

Shay Pilnik has recently joined YU as founding director of the Emil A. and Jenny Fish Center for Holocaust and Genocide Studies at Yeshiva University.

A special program for Tisha be-Av

Thursday, July 30 2020

 How will we remember Covid? Event image


Rabbi Saul Berman with Professor Ronnie Perelis

Lessons from Selma 1965, for American Jews 2020
Sponsored by the Rabbi Arthur Schneier Program for International Affairs and the Yeshiva University Center for Israel Studies

Thursday, June 11, 2020

Crisis and Hope: YU Voices – Jon Madof

From Africa 70 to Zion80
Race and Culture in Contemporary Jewish Music

Thursday, June 25th 2020

Crisis and Hope: YU Voices – Shulamith Berger

How Will We Remember Covid? A View from the Archives
Shulamith Berger with Prof. Steven Fine 

Thursday, July 9, 2020
A special program for 17 be-Tammuz