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MTA Celebrates Class Of 2020 At Epic Graduation Ceremony

Author: mta | June 26, 2020, 2:12 pm

On Tuesday, June 23rd, MTA celebrated the Class of 2020 at an epic drive in graduation ceremony. Held at Adventureland in Farmingdale, New York, the exciting event was the perfect tribute to the graduating class. Seniors were greeted upon arrival with live music, as their rebbeim and faculty cheered them on and celebrated the culmination [...]


MTA’s Rabbi Hyman Arbesfeld (‘49) Z”L Scholarship Campaign Culminates At Yeshiva-Wide Seudas Preidah And Siyum

Author: mta | June 5, 2020, 3:54 pm

More than 800 talmidim, parents, rebbeim, families, alumni, and friends joined MTA to celebrate the learning accomplishments of all talmidim at its annual Yeshiva-Wide Seudas Preidah and Siyum. Held via Zoom on Thursday, June 4th, this exciting event featured siyumim made by MTA talmidim on three different masechtas, a musical performance by Baruch Levine, divrei [...]


Meet MTA’s Senior Class Valedictorian And Salutatorian

Author: mta | May 28, 2020, 2:12 pm

Nesanel Dietz, Valedictorian 

Nesanel Dietz, of Highland Park, NJ, is MTA’s Class of 2020 Valedictorian. Nesanel is honored to receive this distinction and feels grateful to everyone who has supported and helped him. Nesanel loved his high school experience, during which he made close friends and met tremendous rebbeim and faculty members who have influenced [...]


MTA Shavuos Programs Enable Talmidim, Parents, And Alumni To Learn Together While Apart

Author: mta | May 28, 2020, 2:11 pm

MTA’s Shavuos programming provided a much-needed opportunity for talmidim, parents, alumni, and rebbeim to learn together and prepare for yom tov. The yeshiva hosted an exciting Tikkun Leil Erev Shavuos learning program from Wednesday night, May 27th through 2:00 am on Thursday, May 28th. The program featured Guest Speaker Rabbi Doniel Kalish, Menahel, Mesivta of [...]


MTA Launches New Career Development Program

Author: mta | May 21, 2020, 2:28 pm

In an effort to help talmidim explore various career paths, MTA recently launched a weekly workshop series entitled “What Do People Do All Day?”. Through the series, talmidim learn about different careers from successful and inspiring speakers who are leaders in their fields.  The series aims to inspire talmidim to discover the professions that best [...]


MTA Talmidim Experience Unforgettable Virtual Color War!

Author: mta | May 14, 2020, 9:21 pm

MTA talmidim, rebbeim, and faculty had a blast during virtual Color War on Thursday, May 14th! Seniors dominated as the Blue Team with a theme of Kibbud Av V’Eim, Juniors crushed it as the Red Team with a theme of Zachor V’Shamor, Sophomores fought hard as the Green Team with a theme of Torah, and [...]


MTA Student Leaders Participate In Civic Spirit Day

Author: mta | May 8, 2020, 3:14 pm

By: Yitzy Shaykevich (‘21)

MTA talmidim Sam Blech (‘21), Samuel Gorman (‘21), Akiva Kra (‘21), Binyamin Rubin (‘22), Yitzy Shaykevich (‘21), and Jonathan Sherman (‘21) represented MTA at Civic Spirit Day on Thursday, May 7th. The goal of this event, hosted by Civic Spirit, an organization that provides school communities with the tools, training, and [...]


MTA Sports Management Club Hosts Q&A With Alum And LA Dodgers President Stan Kasten (‘69)

Author: mta | May 8, 2020, 3:11 pm

By: Akiva Kra (‘21)

On Tuesday, May 5th, MTA’s Sports Management Club hosted a Q&A session with alum Stan Kasten (‘69). Former President of the Atlanta Braves and the Washington Nationals, Kasten is currently the President and part-owner of the Los Angeles Dodgers. Long involved in Atlanta professional sports, he also served as General Manager [...]


MTA Celebrates Israel’s 72nd Birthday!

Author: mta | April 29, 2020, 8:34 pm

The MTA community had an amazing time celebrating Israel’s 72nd birthday on Yom Ha’atzmaut!  Programming and events included an exciting family chagiga led by Tani Polansky, yeshiva-wide Hallel led by Sophomore rebbe Rabbi Axelrod, divrei Torah from Rosh Yeshiva Rabbi Taubes, and an Israel-themed Family Feud game hosted by Hatzioni, the yeshiva’s Israel Advocacy Club. [...]


MTA Honors Fallen IDF Soldiers On Yom Hazikaron

Author: mta | April 29, 2020, 7:55 pm

By: Akiva Kra (‘21)

On Tuesday, April 28th, MTA hosted a powerful and moving Yom Hazikaron program, which enabled the entire yeshiva to honor the lives of all of the fallen soldiers, whose sacrifices enable us to call Israel our home country. The event opened with a montage highlighting IDF fallen soldiers and a moment [...]