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MTA JV Basketball Lions Win 62-25 Over Kushner Cobras

Author: mta | December 13, 2018, 10:50 pm

By: Yosef Zakon (‘21)

On Wednesday, December 12th, the MTA JV Basketball Lions took on the Kushner Cobras at Kushner.  The game started with MTA winning the tip, which got the ball to Dani Wolk (‘22), who passed it to Yosef Zakon (‘21) for a layup.  After that, MTA went into their press defense, which [...]


Winter Classic!

Author: mta | December 13, 2018, 10:21 pm

Our talmidim, rebbeim, and faculty had a great time cheering on the Varsity Hockey and Basketball Lions at Winter Classic on Tuesday, December 11th!  We also welcomed an amazing group of 8th Grade students, who enjoyed a D’var Torah from Rabbi Pearl, watching the basketball game with our talmidim, and exciting activities!


MTA Torah Bowl Lions Win 3-1

Author: mta | December 13, 2018, 8:02 pm

By Shua Pariser (‘20)

On Tuesday, December 11th, the MTA Lions Torah Bowl team competed in their second match of the season at JEC, where they played against TABC, JEC, and Heichal Hatorah.  The afternoon began with all teams davening mincha together as a group, followed by a series of 4 games. MTA won their [...]


MTA Robotics Team Presents STEM Workshops At YCQ And Yeshiva Har Torah

Author: mta | December 13, 2018, 7:53 pm

MTA Robotics Team members David Kohanchi, Akiva Richman, Netanel Tager, Daniel Rosenfeld, Ezra Muskat, and Binyamin Peretz, recently presented STEM workshops to Yeshiva of Central Queens and Yeshiva Har Torah students.  These hands-on demonstrations, which focused on software, gear ratios, and circuitry, showed students how to build their own circuits.  Students learned how to build [...]


MTA Chanukah Light: J.R. Rothstein (’01)

Author: mta | December 10, 2018, 2:52 pm

Today’s MTA Chanukah Light is alumnus, J.R. Rothstein (‘01).  Mr. Rothstein is a transactional real estate and construction law attorney at a midtown Manhattan law firm.  In 2017, he received a Fulbright award from the U.S. Department of State and the J. William Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board. Mr. Rothstein graduated from Cornell Law School, where [...]


MTA Chanukah Light: Mrs. Rivka Djavaheri

Author: mta | December 9, 2018, 8:21 pm

Today’s MTA Chanukah Light is Mrs. Rivka Djavaheri.  As a History Instructor, Mrs. Djavaheri integrates traditional teaching methods with the latest technology in her classroom.  She brings learning to life for her students and strives to transform each lesson into an interesting and exciting experience.  “There are so many things going on in today’s world [...]


MTA Chanukah Light: Mr. Mitchel Aeder

Author: mta | December 8, 2018, 10:37 pm

Today’s MTA Chanukah Light is Parent, Mr. Mitchel Aeder. A busy Tax Partner at PricewaterhouseCoopers who is on call for his clients 24/6, Mr. Aeder makes time to daven daily with a minyan, maintain a regular limmud Torah schedule, and spend time with his family. In addition to juggling these responsibilities, he also gives back [...]


The Season Continues With A Win For The MTA Varsity Hockey Lions

Author: mta | December 6, 2018, 10:27 pm

By: Shua Pariser (‘20)

On Motzei Shabbos, December 1st, the MTA Varsity Hockey Lions took on the HAFTR Hawks in the Den.  The game started with the drop and tension filled the room as the ball flew back and forth, with a score of 0-0 at the end of the first period.  In the second [...]


MTA Hosts Incredible Queens Shabbaton

Author: mta | December 6, 2018, 10:22 pm

By: Akiva Richman (‘19)

As a yeshiva that consists of talmidim from many different communities, MTA hosts Shabbos programming in various communities throughout the year.  On November 30th – December 1st, MTA hosted an amazing Shabbaton in Queens, with more than 50 talmidim from across New York and New Jersey in attendance.  With beautiful minyanim [...]


MTA Takes Home Awards At Great Debate

Author: mta | December 6, 2018, 10:17 pm

By: Elishama Marmon (‘20)

On Sunday, November 2nd, MTA hosted multiple yeshiva high schools for The Great Debate, a series of debate matches organized by MTA Debate Coach Mrs. Harriet Levitt.  The day started with an Extemporaneous Speaking contest, where finalists were selected to present at the end of the debate in front of all [...]