New York, N.Y. – At a time when reports of bullying are on the rise across the country, with concern about some cases leading to suicide, Touro College’s Equity Assistance Center housed in the Lander Center for Educational Research of the Graduate School of Education hosted a symposium on “Bullying and Harassment: The Most Common Form of Violence” on Sept. 28. The event brought together bullying experts, teachers, school administrators, and non-profits from New York City, Westchester, Long Island, and New Jersey to learn practical strategies to curtail bullying and combat violence.
New York, N.Y. – To foster interaction between members of the urban health community in its efforts to address health inequities, the Touro College of Pharmacy is hosting an innovative, free, two-day forum entitled “The Faces of Urban Health.”
New York, N.Y. – Ninety Doctor of Pharmacy (Pharm. D.) students, the Class of 2014, at Touro College of Pharmacy received their traditional white lab coats at the third annual white coat ceremony recently held at Aaron Davis Hall in Harlem, N.Y.
New York, N.Y. - Dr. Robert B. Goldberg, dean of Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine (TouroCOM) in New York, has announced the appointment of Joseph R. Maldonado, Jr., M.D., MBA, DipEBHC to the post of assistant clinical dean.
New York, N.Y. – Touro College President and CEO Alan Kadish, M.D. today announced that Touro’s Graduate School of Education, the second largest graduate school of education in New York state, is offering a new Master of Science in Mathematics Education program beginning in September 2010. The program will lead to New York state teaching certification in middle and high school mathematics.
New York, N.Y. - Dr. Steven Huberman, dean of the Touro College Graduate School of Social Work, has announced a new course offering this fall designed to teach social workers how to counsel victims of trauma.
New York, N.Y. – The Equity Assistance Center-Region II at Touro College, in collaboration with the U.S. Department of Education New York Office for Civil Rights, will present a symposium titled, “Title IX: Thirty-Eight Years and Counting,” on Thursday, August 12, from 9 a.m. to noon, at Lander College for Women/The Anna Ruth and Mark Hasten School, 227 West 60th Street, Manhattan.
New York, N.Y. – Twenty-three history students at Touro College were recently inducted as lifetime members into the college’s Nu Mu Chapter of Phi Alpha Theta, the national history honor society, at its Second Annual Induction Ceremony held at Touro’s Lander College for Women/The Anna Ruth and Mark Hasten School, in Manhattan.
Central Islip, NY – Touro Law is pleased to announce they have awarded more than a half million dollars in work study money and fellowships to students this summer – one of the largest paid law school summer internship programs in the country.
New York, N.Y. – Dr. Steven Huberman, dean of Touro College’s Graduate School of Social Work, has announced that the college has been selected to develop an innovative learning program to train social workers who plan to specialize in older adult care.
Central Islip, NY – Touro College Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center’s commencement ceremony will take place on Sunday, May 30 at Avery Fisher Hall, Lincoln Center Plaza in New York City. At this year’s ceremony 175 members of the class of 2010 will have their degrees conferred as well as 2 LL.M. candidates. In addition, 17 JD recipients who graduated in 2009 will be honored along with 7 LL.M. candidates in U.S. Legal Studies