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MTA Senior Fellowship

Author: mta | May 17, 2018, 9:27 pm

MTA Seniors have the unparalleled opportunity to meet with and learn from experts in their fields of interest, thanks to the unique Fellowship program that connects students with incredible role models, created by Math and Physics Instructor and Yeshiva University Executive Director of Science Management and Clinical Professor of Physics Dr. Ed Berliner. Each student [...]


MTA Baseball Lions Remain Undefeated

Author: mta | May 17, 2018, 8:57 pm

By: Akiva Richman (‘19)

The MTA Lions Baseball Team continued their dominant season with wins against Haftr on May 9th and Frisch on May 13th.  Going into the game against MTA, Haftr had been undefeated. However, MTA pitchers Daniel Landa (’19), who pitched 6 1/3 innings, and Coby Sorotzkin (’19), who pitched the other 2/3 [...]


MTA Freshman Sam Verstandig Leads “Stop Bullying” Program In Albany

Author: mta | May 17, 2018, 8:45 pm

MTA Freshman Sam Verstandig, of Queens, NY, has been lobbying for anti-bullying legislation at the State Senate and Congress levels for the past two years and was recognized as one of the Jewish Week’s 36 Under 36 in 2017 for his efforts.  Accompanied by his parents, Sam has made multiple trips to Albany, where he [...]


MTA Tennis Team Notches Second Win With Impressive Performance Against SAR

Author: mta | May 10, 2018, 5:14 pm
On Tuesday night, MTA’s Tennis Team marched into battle against a potent SAR squad under the bright lights of the USTA National Tennis Center, home of the US Open.  Determined to play their best after suffering a string of consecutive losses, MTA came out swinging on all cylinders. All pro Senior Captain Gabe Isaacs, playing [...]

MTA Baseball Lions Hold 3-0 Record

Author: mta | May 10, 2018, 5:09 pm

By: Akiva Richman (‘19)

The MTA Lions Baseball Team started off their season with games against TABC, Heschel, and Flatbush.  The Lions, who had reached the semi-finals last year, are an even stronger team this year and are looking forward to an even better season.  With two losses to TABC and one to Heschel last [...]


MTA Soccer Lions Outscore Ramaz Rams

Author: mta | May 10, 2018, 5:08 pm

By: Kovi Pahmer (‘20)

On Monday, May 7th, the MTA Soccer Lions faced the Ramaz Rams, their most challenging opponents yet. The game started off with MTA scoring three goals right away. Ramaz then scored to end off the first quarter 3-1. The Second quarter was big for MTA and they scored four goals without [...]


MTA Senior Joseph Friedman Named National Merit Scholarship Winner

Author: mta | May 10, 2018, 5:03 pm

MTA Senior Joseph Friedman of Highland Park, NJ has been selected as a winner of the National Merit Marsh & McLennan Companies Scholarship.  Approximately 1.6 million students nationwide entered this year’s National Merit Scholarship Program and only 16,000 of those students were selected as Semifinalists.  Those selected as Semifinalists had the opportunity to advance and [...]


Engineering Students And Robotics Team Present At CIJE Innovation Fair

Author: mta | May 10, 2018, 5:00 pm

52 Engineering students presented 16 innovative STEM projects at the Center for Initiatives in Jewish Education – CIJE Innovation Fair, held on Sunday, May 6th at the New York Hilton. 5 Robotics Team members also exhibited their own presentation. “We are incredibly proud of our students for their hard work and weeks of preparation,” said [...]


Talmidim Enjoy Lag Ba’Omer At Camp Merockdim!

Author: mta | May 3, 2018, 11:31 pm

Talmidim enjoyed an incredible Lag Ba’Omer at Camp Merockdim!  Following davening and a shiur klali by Rabbi Schenker at yeshiva, talmidim loaded the buses and were off for a fun-filled day!  From softball, basketball, hockey, soccer, flag football, ultimate frisbee, and volleyball to engineering, art, karate, shiur, and a musical jam session, there was something [...]


MTA Screens Names, Not Numbers Documentary

Author: mta | May 3, 2018, 11:35 am

On Thursday, April 26th, Seniors who participated in the Names, Not Numbers program screened, “Names, Not Numbers: A Movie In The Making.”  The film, by Adam Chinoy, followed the students as they interviewed Holocaust survivors and embarked on a life-changing trip to Poland. The students were involved in the entire process of documenting the survivors’ [...]