The Commentator is the student newspaper of Yeshiva University. For 87 years, The Commentator has served students and administrators as a communicative conduit; a kinetic vehicle disseminating undergraduate social, religious and academic beliefs across the student bodies; and a reliable reflection of Yeshiva student life to the broader Jewish and American communities. The Commentator staff claims students spanning the diverse spectrum of backgrounds and beliefs represented at Yeshiva. We are united by our passion for living the ideals of Torah Umadda, and a commitment to journalistic excellence. Read more at Commentator.org website .

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**Please note**: During the last several years, The Commentator has become a joint effort of the YU student body (i.e., Yeshiva College, Stern College for Women, and Sy Syms School of Business.) Therefore, issues from 2020 onward may be found in the "Yeshiva University Student Body" collection. Please note: From 15 September 1987 onward, Roman numeral "C" replaced by "L" in volume designation (i.e.' LII' rather than 'CII'). For comments concerning change in numbering, please refer to former Editor-in-Chief, Benjamin Koslowe: Editor's Note. Title varies : Issues Vol. 1, no. 1 (March 1, 1935 to Vol. 59, no. 12 (April 11, 2013) have title The Commentator ; issues Vol. 60, no. 1 (May 9, 1995) to Vol. 67, no. 12 (May 20, 2003) have title Yeshiva University Commentator ; Vol. 68, no. 1 (August 27, 2003) to the present have title The Commentator.

Recent Submissions

  • Yeshiva University Desacrator for Wilf Men 

    Unknown author (Yeshiva University, 2003-03-18)
    Special issue of the Yeshiva University Commentator for Purim 2003?
  • The Commentator ; Tuesday, March 29, 2022 

    Fruchter, Sruli (Yeshiva University, 2022-03-29)
    The Commentator is the student newspaper of Yeshiva University. For 87 years, The Commentator has served students and administrators as a communicative conduit; a kinetic vehicle disseminating undergraduate social, ...
  • The Commentator ; Tuesday, February 15, 2022 

    Fruchter, Sruli (Yeshiva University, 2022-02-15)
    The Commentator is the student newspaper of Yeshiva University. For 87 years, The Commentator has served students and administrators as a communicative conduit; a kinetic vehicle disseminating undergraduate social, ...
  • The Commentator ; Wednesday, May 11, 2022 

    Fruchter, Sruli (Yeshiva University, 2022-05-11)
    The Commentator is the student newspaper of Yeshiva University...... For 87 years, The Commentator has served students and administrators as a communicative conduit; a kinetic vehicle disseminating undergraduate social, ...
  • The Commentator ; Monday, April 11, 2022 

    Fruchter, Sruli (Yeshiva University, 2022-04-11)
    The Commentator is the student newspaper of Yeshiva University. For 87 years, The Commentator has served students and administrators as a communicative conduit; a kinetic vehicle disseminating undergraduate social, ...
  • The Commentator : Tuesday, March 1, 2022 

    Fruchter, Sruli (The Commentator, Yeshiva University., 2022-03-01)
    For 87 years, The Commentator has served students and administrators as a communicative conduit; a kinetic vehicle disseminating undergraduate social, religious and academic beliefs across the student bodies; and a ...
  • The Five CommenTorot 

    Fruchter, Sruli (The YU Commentator, 2022-03-15)
    YU Commentator Purim Issue Adar II 5782
  • The Commentator ; March 2, 2020 

    Hirsch, Avi (The Commentator, Yeshiva University., 2020-03-02)
  • The Commentator ; Monday, Feburary 17, 2020 

    Hirsch, Avi (The Commentator, Yeshiva University., 2020-02-17)
  • The Commentator ; Monday, February 3, 2020 

    Hirsch, Avi (The Commentator, Yeshiva University., 2020-02-03)
    For 85 years, The Commentator has served students and administrators as a communicative conduit; a kinetic vehicle disseminating undergraduate social, religious and academic beliefs across the student bodies; and a ...
  • The Commentator ; Tuesday April 20, 2021 

    Lemel, Yosef (The YU Commentator, 2021-04-20)
    Highlights from this issue: • YU Planning to Eliminate In-Person Hebrew Programs, Move to Completely Asynchronous Model Beginning in Fall 2022 • Hedi Steinberg Library Set to Undergo Renovations Over the Summer • Rabbi ...
  • The Commentator ; Tuesday, March 23, 2021 

    Lemel, Yosef (The YU Commentator, 2021-03-23)
    Highlights from this issue: • YU Temporarily Bans Students From Campus for Not Testing in COVID-19 Monitoring Program • Gottesman Pool Set to Re-Open After Year-Long Closure • Perspectives on the Vaccine • It’s Time to ...
  • The Commentator ; Tuesday, March 9, 2021 

    Lemel, Yosef (The YU Commentator, 2021-03-09)
    Highlights from this issue: • Macs Rise to Historic No. 4 In D3hoops Rankingand Extend Win Streak to 35 • YU Student Employees Begin Receiving COVID-19 Vaccine as NYS Eligibility Widens • One Year Later — Reflections on ...
  • The Coronator: Tuesday, February 23, 2021 

    Lemel, Yosef (The Commentator, Yeshiva University., 2021-02-23)
    Special Purim Issue.
  • The Commentator ; Tuesday February 16, 2021 

    Lemel, Yosef (The Commentator, Yeshiva University., 2021-02-16)
    Highlights from this issue: • YU and Montefiore Announce New BA/BS-MD Program with Einstein for High School Students • YU Career Center Receives $10 Million Donation, Renamed ‘Shevet Glaubach Center for Career Strategy and ...
  • The Commentator ; Tuesday February 2, 2021 

    Lemel, Yosef (The YU Commentator, 2021-02-02)
    Highlights from this issue: • Leading RIETS Roshei Yeshiva Receive Moderna Coronavirus Vaccine • Vive Les Humanités! • YC Jewish Studies Department Dissolved, Department of Bible, Hebrew, and Near Eastern Studies Formed • ...
  • The Commentator ; Tuesday, February 1, 2022 

    Fruchter, Sruli (The Commentator, Yeshiva University., 2022-02-01)
    Headlines include: YU Wins Appeal Challenging Anonymity of 32 Plaintiffs in Sex Abuse Lawsuit • Belz Family Gives $20 Million Gift To Renovate, Rename Furst Hall • Seforim Sale to Return in February After COVID Cancelation ...
  • Yeshiva University Extra ; Presidential Special. December 5-6, 2002 

    Colton, Miriam; Litt, Caryn; Streit, Zack; Levine, Yehoshua (2002-12-05)
    Special Presidential Issue covering Dr. Richard Joel's election as Yeshiva University President.
  • The Commentator ; April 7, 1937 

    Gabriel, Mordecai (1937-04-07)
  • The Commentator ; May 5, 2021 

    Lemel, Yosef (NY, New York: Yeshiva University, 2021-05-05)

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