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Chanukahfest 2016

Second Annual Chanukahfest a Glowing Success

January 3, 2017 12:01 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Nearly 1,000 students crowded the Furst Gymnasium on Wednesday night, December 21 for Chanukahfest, the annual Chanukah party hosted by the undergraduate student councils. The event featured various game stations, a chanukah menu, free giveaways, and recurring lottery prize drawings. Inside the gym, students had a variety of arcade-style games to choose from. Among the attractions were a giant foosball table for sixteen players, an air hockey table, a video game station, skeeball machines, basketball shooting games, and even a... Read more

YU Councils Organize Times Square Israel Rally

December 14, 2014 1:51 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

As recent weeks once again find Israel facing a rising tide of terror, with nearly every day bringing new reports of attacks and outrages, Yeshiva University students gathered in Times Square on Sunday, November 23rd, for a night of solidarity in support of the people of Israel. The event, organized and led by Yeshiva University students, was nondenominational, open to the public and people of all faiths and backgrounds. As they gathered in the Midtown plaza that styles itself as... Read more