Welcome to YU Ideas, an initiative hosted by the Office of the Provost of Yeshiva University. At Yeshiva University, we believe that our Judaic voice can impact the global conversation. YU Ideas brings the Yeshiva University community’s vast interdisciplinary resources to bear on important topics relating to one of four themes of central significance to human society: Education, the Marketplace, Leadership, and Values in the world of tomorrow.

Recent Submissions

  • YU Ideas : Israel at 70. Podcast. 

    Novick, Rona; Neugroschl, CB; Kahn, Josh (New York, NY: Yeshiva University. Office of the Provost., 2018-08-10)
    Israel Education at 70 What are the challenges and opportunities of educating today's teens towards a love of Israel? Join leading educators Dr. Rona Novick, dean of the Azrieli Graduate School of Jewish Education & ...
  • YU Ideas : Israel at 70. 

    Berman, Ari; Regenbuam, Ilan; Katz, Jill; Stone, Suzanne Last; Cohen, Zafrira Lidovsky; Weiner, Debra; Bernstein, Jacob (New York, NY: Yeshiva University. Office of the Provost., 2018-08-10)
  • YU Ideas: Reinventing the Self. Podcast. Anchor 

    Akerman, Deb; Reinart, Alex; Rynhold, Daniel (New York, NY: Yeshiva University. Office of the Provost., 2018-08-24)
    In this episode, Deb Akerman (Wurzweiler), Alex Reinert (Cardozo), and Daniel Rynhold (Revel) speak on the topic of Reinventing the Self, bringing together prison reform, Nietzsche, and social work.
  • YU Ideas: Reinventing the self. 

    Berman, Ari; Adler, Elchanan; Akerman, Deb; Barrera, Marissa; Giloni, Avi; Fung, Kaiser; Rynhold, Daniel; Krakowski, Moshe; Reinhart, Alexander (New York, NY: Yeshiva University. Office of the Provost., 2018-08-28)
    Podcast: Deb Akerman (Wurzweiler School of Social Work), Alex Reinert (Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law), and Dr. Daniel Rynhold (Bernard Revel Graduate School of Jewish Studies) discuss reinventing the self from the ...
  • YU Ideas: Power, Politics and Learding a Nation. 

    Burgess, Douglas; Chizhik-Goldschmidt, Avital; Genack, Menchem; Hidary, Richard; Holbreich, Matt; Incantalupo, Matthew; Poczter, Sharon L. (New York, NY: Yeshiva University. Office of the Provost., 2018-12-05)
    Power, Politics, and Leading a Nation american flag As Americans prepare to vote in the midterm elections, Yeshiva University faculty offer their insights into the questions, themes, and history that inform how we think ...
  • YU Ideas : The Future of the Book. 

    Yeshiva University. Office of the Provost., /; Koller, Aaron; Waxman, Joshua; Fischer, Elli; Nachumi, Nora; Stein, Daniel; Carmy, Shalom; Lavinsky, David; Freedman, Jeffrey; Avnet, Tamar; Chalik, Lisa; Wachtell, Cynthia; Shawn, Karen; Glassman, Paul (New York, NY: Yeshiva University. Office of the Provost., 2019-02-15)
    For decades now, a book has stopped being an object contained in pages between two covers carried in a reader’s hands and become a part of the digital universe that surrounds us. In The Future of the Book, 13 writers, ...
  • YU Ideas : Intellectual Property in the Digital Age 

    Schapiro, Moshe; Carmy, Shalom; Gross, Stephanie; Kosakoff, Wendy; Krautwirth, Rina; Ravid, S. Abraham; Waxman, Joshua; Schwimmer, Deena; Schiffman, Marlene; Feldman, Daniel; Glassman, Paul; Greenberg, Robert J.; Berger, Shulamith; Yeshiva University. Office of the Provost., / (New York, NY: Yeshiva University. Office of the Provost., 2019-10)
    We are pleased to share with you the latest issue of YU Ideas, “Property in the Digital Age,” in honor of the holiday of Sukkot. As the rabbis of the Talmud teach us, a Sukkah must be a dirat arai, a temporary structure. ...
  • YU Ideas: Jews, Sports and Society. 

    Yeshiva University. Office of the Provost.; Bednarsh, Joe; Carmy, Shalom; Carr, Danielle; Fox, Greg; Neuberger, Barry (New York, NY: Yeshiva University. Office of the Provost., 2020-01)
    Dedication. Countless hours of commitment. Sacrifice. Rising to the challenges of adversity. Maximizing one’s natural talents. A religiously-infused life and the endeavor of sports have much in common, though often come ...