Social Work Stars Shine at Sara Schenirer’s Open House

Last night, Sara Schenirer held a special open house for its well-prepared undergraduate Social Work track students, with the event expertly hosted by Mrs. Baila Halpern. The open house showcased the strong support system and outstanding education students can expect in their journey through the Master’s of Social Work program. The open house was offered […]

A Conversation with Mrs. Toby Tannenbaum

We recently sat down with Mrs. Toby Tannenbaum to ask her a few questions about her experiences in the field of Social Work. An alumnus of Sara Schenirer / Wurzweiler School of Social Work, Mrs. Tannenbaum works as a Social Worker at Achieve Behavioral Health. Was there a particular spark that inspired your entry to […]

Sara Schenirer Students Triumph in Katz School’s Live-Fire Hackathon

Four students from the Men’s Division at Sara Schenirer Masters of Cybersecurity program have emerged victorious in the Katz School’s Live-Fire Hackathon. Motty Zisovitch, Yisroel Pomerantz, Binyomin Weiner, and Jacob Grosh beat out four other teams of four, all composed of students from Yeshiva University’s Katz School. The competition, organized and run by cybersecurity firm […]

From Search to Success: Resume, Interview, Negotiation

Last night, the Sara Schenirer Career Advancement series hosted a successful live-online webinar called “From Search to Success: Resume, Interview, Negotiation.” Presenters on the webinar were Mr. Jeff Cohen, an HR consultant with 20+ years experience in the field, and Mrs. Ada Rosenberg, President of Careers Made EZ, a boutique recruiting firm. Mr. Cohen and […]

Reading Clinic at Sara Schenirer Office Provides Specialized Assistance to Students with Reading Difficulties

The Sara Schenirer Five Towns Reading Clinic offers specialized assistance to students who struggle with reading difficulties. Under the guidance of Dr. Tovie Zakutinsky, a renowned expert in special education, the clinic provides evidence-based strategies and personalized attention to help students succeed. The clinic is open to the public, welcoming students from all backgrounds with […]

Preparing for Success: Valuable Insights and Resources for Accounting Students

Recently, our Bachelor’s in Accounting program had the pleasure of partnering with UWorld Roger CPA Review, a leading provider of CPA exam preparation materials. In December, Janill Briones-Lopez, a representative from UWorld Roger CPA, met with our students to provide valuable insights about CPA exam preparation. Janill was able to answer students’ questions and provided […]

Seminary Open House

Wow! What an evening! Last night, we held our annual open house event for girls in seminary in Israel. It was an incredible high-energy event! A full spread of food from Waffle Bar greeted the girls, with pastas, salads, sushi, pizza, waffles, ice cream, and more! Beautiful swag was artfully arranged on each chair, tote […]

Join Our Occupational Therapy Open House

Sara Schenirer and the Katz School of Science and Health at Yeshiva University are excited to announce the launch of their new Occupational Therapy Doctorate program in the spring of 2024. This 115-credit program is the first fully accredited entry-level OT doctoral program in the New York area, allowing students to earn their doctoral degree […]

Exclusive 3-Part Kriyah Series with Master Specialist Rabbi Jonathan Rietti

We are very excited to announce a one-of-a-kind 3-Part Series from a Master Kriyah Specialist, Rabbi Jonathan Rietti, that is being offered exclusively to Sara Schenirer students and alumni. Rabbi Rietti has more than thirty years of experience as an educational consultant to parents of gifted children, and children with ADD and has developed a unique and powerful 10-step […]

IMPACT Program Orientation

The Sara Schenirer Institute recently held an orientation for their IMPACT Program, IMPACT is an acronym for IMmersive ProgrAm Course Track; an innovative program designed to help students earn their college degree at a non-accelerated pace. Rabbi Elazar Meisels, Dean of Sara Schenirer, delivered opening remarks and welcomed the students to the program. IMPACT is […]

Nefesh International Conference

Amid the many informative lectures and discussions, Mrs. Baila Halpern, Director of the Social Work Program, and Mrs. Esti Coates, Executive Director at Wurzweiler School of Social Work, were thrilled to meet so many of our alumni, students, professors and partners at the Nefesh International conference. As our program develops, it is incredible to see […]

Master’s in Speech Language Pathology Open House

Sara Schenirer hosted an open house last night for their highly sought-after Master’s in Speech Language Pathology program. The event, led by Rabbi Elazar Meisels, Dean of Sara Schenirer, and Mrs. Rochel Gewirtz, Director of SLP, provided attendees with a wealth of information about the program and the field of speech and language pathology. It […]

Lakewood and Passaic Undergraduate Orientation

Sara Schenirer held an orientation at their Lakewood, NJ location last night, bringing together students from both the Lakewood and Passaic locations. The orientation was led by Mrs. Yael Schorr, Lakewood Coordinator, and Mrs. Tova Shonek, Passaic Coordinator, and was attended by many of the new students who are starting college in the coming Spring […]

Sara Schenirer Anywhere Undergraduate Orientation

The College of Mount Saint Vincent and Sara Schenirer recently held an orientation for the latest class of their successful “Sara Schenirer Anywhere” program, which allows students to earn their degree in a technologically advanced live-online format from anywhere in the world. The orientation featured introductory remarks from Rabbi Meisels, Dean of Sara Schenirer. The […]

Men’s Social Work Orientation

The Men’s Program orientation at the Wurzweiler School of Social Work and Men’s Division of Sara Schenirer gave new students the chance to meet and bond with each other, as well as get to know their professors. This was the perfect opportunity for the incoming cohort to kick off their journey towards becoming skilled social […]

Women’s Social Work Orientation

Sara Schenirer and the Wurzweiler School of Social Work held their joint orientation yesterday in Boro Park for the incoming social work cohort. The in person orientation gives new students a chance to meet and spend time with each other and get to know their professors. The day began with an icebreaker activity led by […]

Expert Insights and Support Provided at Care Cafe Event

The Wurzweiller School of Social Work and Sara Schenirer recently hosted two care cafes, events focused on providing support and guidance to students and alumni in the field of mental health. The events featured two speakers, Mrs. Sarah Rivkah Kohn, founder of Zissels Links, for the women and Dr. David Katzenstein, Clinical Director at SIMHA, […]

Social Work Graduation Luncheon

As the latest cohort of the Master’s of Social Work nears graduation, they were treated to a luncheon where a panel of social workers currently in the field presented to the graduating Social Workers. As they transition from students to social workers, their professors are becoming colleagues. This luncheon allowed for that change in connection […]