Bits & Tips: Fall 2017 Edition
YUConnects offers unique social events, targeted matchmaking and educational programs to foster healthy relationships toward marriage. 
It is self-funded and open to the entire Jewish community.
Recent Engagements 
We have reached a milestone!
304 Engagements & Counting!

Temima Furst
of Teaneck, NJ
&
Jacob Winston
of Dallas, TX

Matched by Susie Fenyes

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Jenny Friedman
of Los Angeles, CA
&
David Schlusselberg
of Teaneck, NJ

Met at an event!

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Chana Brooke
of Norfolk, VA
&
Avi Horowitz
of Flushing, NY

Matched by Meira Ravits

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Yonina Fogel
of Passaic, NJ
&
Ari Horwitz
of Cincinnati, OH

Met at an event!

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Shira Kurtz
of Thornhill, Canada
&
Sholom Selmar
of North Miami Beach, FL

Matched by Judy Azulay

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Jenna Bzelon
of Highland Park, IL
&
Adam McKenna
of Manchester, UK

Matched by Shani Safier

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Esther Kayla Hirsch
of Teaneck, NJ
&
Mike Barak
of North Miami Beach, FL

Matched by Susie Fenyes

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 Mazel tov to all!
to YUConnects in honor of an engaged couple!

 
New Lexicon on Life...
"phubbing and ghosting"!

Are you Phubbing?
 


Shiur Spotlight 
of the Month

 The Power of Love
by Rabbi Ya'akov Trump

Click Here to listen to more Shiurim on the YUTorah/YUConnects page
and other dating resources !
Smile of the Day



Read about events, activities and great links for hot topics in dating! 

Center for the Jewish Future
Yeshiva University 
500 W 185th St., Furst Hall 421
New York, New York 10033
212-960-5400 x 6163
yuconnects@yu.edu

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                       DineNMeet Shabbaton!


When
: Shabbos Nov 3-4
Who: Ages 25-33
Where: Baltimore, MD
Price:  $45
How:   (848)202-9573 
Support@DineNMeet.com 



Lawrence Shabbaton!

When: Shabbos Nov 17-18
Who: Ages 40 - 55
Where: Lawrence, NY
Price:  $150
How: Contact Baila Sebrow

         CLICK HERE



   Community Symposium on Genetics 

  At Young Israel of Lawrence Cedarhurst
  Sunday, October 29, 9:30am to 2:00pm


Event and lunch are
free!
CLICK HERE to register
Questions- 718-336-0603







OP-Ed
Professional Insight

One of the best 2 minute videos ever!
"Loving a Fish"
By Rabbi Dr. Abraham Twerski


"Fish Love"




YUConnects Pay It ForWed
Did you know that YUConnects has many resources for newly engaged couples? Check out our website to see what we offer. And, your donation to our non-profit will entitle you to unique tefilla cards for use at your chuppa. Should you be blessed with making a Simcha, your support of YUConnects can ensure others benefit as well. What a beautiful way to " Pay it ForWed!
Wedding Checklist  for the Wedding Day 
Beautiful Tefilla Cards  f or use at the Chuppah  Ceremony 
* A List of Kallah and Chosson Teachers  within your  community. Call our office for recommendations. 
Tribute Cards  to give in celebration of the big day

Help Us Make More Matches!
 

Have friends who are joining YUConnects?

Do YOU want help in maximizing your membership?

Check out these 
Refer to our  "Accepting A Match" tutorial for further help!
  Check out our
  
Special thanks to the 
YUConnects 
Advisory Board,
who offer  continuous guidance and support.
Click Here to view our Board.
YUConnects Staff

Dr. Efrat Sobolofsky, 
Director-  esobolof@yu.edu

Mindy Eisenman, Staff Connector-  meisenma@yu.edu

Marjorie Glatt, 
Event Coordinator- mglatt@yu.edu

Rachel Novick,
Administrator- rachel.novick@yu.edu

Elizabeth Schwartz
Social Work Intern