I was hooked, addicted to what I understood to be real life, a life that awaited me outside my yeshiva walls.
None of the hawkish yeshiva supporter apparently believed that it was worthwhile to actually show up.
He recalls “there was a group who had come from the yeshiva,” but “often they were uncomfortable… they felt sidelined.”
I had the classic upbringing in the yeshiva, learning, learning, and more learning.
If yeshiva University isn't mainstream modern Orthodoxy, well then I'm not sure what is.
Lisa Goldman apparently attended a yeshiva University event this week at which I was a panelist.
Two years ago, an image circulated of three yeshiva boys screaming at a frightened elderly Palestinian woman.
One wonders how the media will react to the next pro-Israel uproar at yeshiva University.
The yeshiva would later threaten to end her education if she refused appointments with Weberman.
Some 22 students from the yeshiva have restraining orders to stay out of the yeshiva or out of the W. Bank altogether.
"Orthodox Jewish college or seminary," 1851, from Hebrew yesibah "academy," literally "a sitting," from yashav "to sit."