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Author: mta | December 5, 2019, 10:20 pm
Seniors participating in MTA’s Names, Not Numbers elective had the unique privilege of meeting with Holocaust survivors and capturing their stories on film. The incredible and often heart-wrenching narratives included: Survivor Rene Slotkin, who described what it was like to be sent to Auschwitz at the young age of 5, where he and his twin [...]
Author: mta | December 5, 2019, 7:48 pm
On Thursday, December 5th, a group of MTA Juniors joined Yeshiva University’s Political Action Club in Washington, DC, where they lobbied for Israel. The students met with political leaders, including Majority Leader of the US House of Representatives, Congressman Steny Hoyer, and discussed the important issues affecting Israel today.
Author: mta | December 5, 2019, 6:41 pm
On Tuesday, December 3rd, the 3-0 MTA JV Basketball Lions went to face the 0-5 Westchester Wolverines. The game started off strong for the Lions as point guard Shua Alexander (‘22), scored point after point putting the Lions up early. Following an early second quarter timeout by the Wolves, Avner Musheyev (‘21), and [...]
Author: mta | November 28, 2019, 9:08 pm
MTA hosted a community-wide Thanksgiving Learning program in Bergen County, Brooklyn, Monsey, Passaic, Queens, and West Hempstead. More than 200 community members joined MTA talmidim and rebbeim for Shacharis, followed by breakfast and a shiur given by MTA rebbeim. The Bergen County program was hosted at Congregation Beth Abraham with a shiur from Rabbi Evan [...]
Author: mta | November 26, 2019, 7:57 pm
Coming off a big win against the IDEA School, the MTA JV Basketball Lions came into the Max Stern Athletic Center on Monday, November 25th looking for their third win of the season. Winning the tip off was easy for Donny Book (‘22), as Kushner didn’t even jump, and it all went downhill [...]
Author: mta | November 26, 2019, 4:56 pm
MTA’s Rabbi Baruch Gopin brought learning to life for his Sophomore Shiur on Tuesday, November 26th, as his talmidim learned first-hand how to repair an eruv. Rabbi Gopin and his talmidim also helped install new poles for the Washington Heights eruv during this incredible experiential learning opportunity and enjoyed giving back to the community.
Author: mta | November 26, 2019, 4:50 pm
On Monday, November 25th, MTA talmidim were privileged to join their Physics Instructor Dr. Berliner in celebrating a siyum on his completion of Maseches Moed Katan. Dr. Berliner, MTA Physics/Math Instructor and Director of Honors College and Executive Director of Science Management/Clinical Professor of Physics at Yeshiva University, truly leads by example and serves as [...]
Author: mta | November 25, 2019, 9:10 pm
On Monday, November 25th, MTA’s Sports Management Club enjoyed a private tour of Citi Field, including the ballpark, offices, clubhouse, and operations center. Talmidim met with David Hayob, Senior Director of Corporate Partnerships for the Mets and learned about all of the details that go into planning a major sporting event. One of MTA’s most [...]
Author: mta | November 21, 2019, 6:49 pm
Talmidim from across the tri-state area, the country, and the world, call the MTA dorm home during the school year and enjoy the warmth of the yeshiva’s dorm community. From Shabbatons to Sunday afternoon trips, weekly family-style dinners, and inspiring shiurim and chaburahs, there is a variety of meaningful programming for dorm talmidim. Last week, [...]
Author: mta | November 21, 2019, 5:02 pm
By: Ikey Gutlove (‘20)
This past Monday evening, the MTA Varsity Basketball Lions faced off against the Flatbush Falcons. The Lions were looking for their first home win of the season, while the Falcons were looking for their first victory. This was a definite must-win game for both teams.
In the first quarter, the Falcons [...]