Celebrating our Newest College Partnership with Jacksonville University

To kick off our newest college partnership, Rabbi Meisels visited Jacksonville University yesterday in Florida. Over the course of the day, he had a chance to meet with many of the University’s top leaders including President Tim Cost, Provost Chris Sapienza, and Dean Marc Tillman. This exciting partnership will give Sara Schenirer the opportunity to […]

Crunching the Numbers: Why Accounting Works

The accounting field has become a popular career option for many in the frum community. In this interview, Mr. David Schloss, senior tax accountant at Zell and Ettinger, and Mrs. Shani Willner, CPA and controller at a corporate firm in Brooklyn, share their experience and insights.    What made you decide to become an accountant? […]

What makes a degree valuable?

Whether you are looking for upward mobility in your career, a new opportunity to learn and develop professionally, or a  higher salary, the reasons for pursuing a degree are many. Marketability  A degree opens up rewarding possibilities that might otherwise be out of reach. College graduates are offered 57% more job opportunities than non-graduates, and […]

Calling All Educators: Add your voice

Educators’ Letter to NYS Ed Dept With the deadline fast approaching, we respectfully request your urgent attention to the message below, as well as any assistance you might be willing to provide in passing this message on to colleagues. We also extend our sincere appreciation to the 140+ educators who have added their signatures to this letter since […]

Inaugural MSW Cohort of Community Leaders is Launched

This week, a first-of-its-kind event took place at the Sara Schenirer Institute as the inaugural cohort of the Masters in Social Work Leadership Program met for an intensive two-day orientation.  With the Jewish community experiencing incredible growth, the need for competent mental health professionals has become ever more apparent; with demand far outpacing the supply.  […]

THROWBACK: Opportunity Magazine

Remember our Sara Schenirer Opportunity Magazine from 2021? Click here to see the magazine and discover trending careers and fields in the forum world from insiders. Preparations for our 2022 Opportunity Magazine are underway! With a focus on new fields for 2022, including Data Science, Cybersecurity, and Business Administration, you don’t want to miss this issue. Stay tuned […]

RECAP: Seminary Night Out

Our Open House for Seminary girls in Israel last night was a real success! With a full milchig spread, pastas, sushi, and cheesecake, the girls had a great time meeting up with their friends over food. Our dedicated Israel coordinator Mrs. Sima Lieff did a masterful job arranging the event with the help of Lieba Ginsburg […]

The Biggest Threat to Cybersecurity is often…..HUMANS!

(Photo Credit: sungardas.com) They’re only human, but seriously??!! Data breaches and potential security threats come in all forms. Check out this incredible cartoon, which depicts one of the toughest parts of cybersecurity to control! Wait, what is cybersecurity? Hear from Daniel Lamm, cybersecurity expert, and Paul Russo, Dean of Katz School of Science and Health to learn more […]