Press & Videos

Changing the Face of Womens Jewish Education on Campus

August 14, 2014

Find out how OU-JLIC @ Queens is changing the face of women’s education on campus with the launch of HaMidrasha@QC, created by Rabbi Robby and Shoshana Charnoff with a team of students…

OU-JLIC at Queens College: Year in Pictures
“Breaking Out of Our Shell”


Browse through pictures of OU-JLIC’s second year on campus where we inaugurated the use of the newly renovated Hillel and Beit Midrash and interacted with over 400 students throughout the year.

Superheros Without Capes: The OU-JLIC Couple Bringing Orthodoxy to Life at Queens College

May 21, 2014

With a population of over 1000 Orthodox students, the Charnoffs are quite busy. Take a look behind the scenes at how it all began and where they are headed…

OU-JLIC at Queens College: Year in Pictures
“We Have Arrived!”


Browse through the video showcasing OU-JLIC’s first year on campus where the students of Queens College met Rabbi Robby, Shoshana, and Aliza Charnoff and were part of this commuter college transformed into a full campus community!

The Secular College Campus: Can Orthodox Students Keep the Faith?

September 18, 2013

You’re a parent who has spent hundreds of thousands of dollars educating your child in Jewish day schools and maybe a year or two of yeshiva/seminary in Israel. Now you are sending him or her off to live at a secular college. Are you risking that investment?

In Wake of Sandy, OU Educators at Queens College Re-Define Role of Community

November 26, 2012

OU-JLIC’s priority on community in its first year on campus became even more significant after Hurricane Sandy struck and focus expanded from not only building a community but to comforting a community as well…

OU Hurricane Relief Fund Aids Communities and Individuals at Point of Impact

November 9, 2012

When the Orthodox Union set up funds in the wake of Hurricane Sandy, OU-JLIC at Queens College was at the forefront of assisting the QC Jewish community…

OU-JLIC Launches New Program with Rabbi Robby and Shoshana Charnoff

June 29, 2012

Press release announcing the expansion of the OU-JLIC program to Queens College in partnership with Hillel at Queens College.