Joshua November, an assistant professor at Lander College of Arts and Sciences – Flatbush, was invited to give a presentation on the topic of poetry and Jewish identity at an Association of Writers & Writing Programs (AWP) conference in Chicago on March 1st.
135 Touro College seniors and alumni from the undergraduate and some of the graduate divisions of the college were interviewed by 34 employers at the Touro College Career Fair. This was the second career fair organized at Touro during the current academic year.
About 45 students from three undergraduate schools of the Touro College and University System got a preview of medical school when they attended a Pre-Med Mentoring Program at New York Medical College.
￼￼￼￼￼￼￼￼￼￼￼￼￼￼￼￼￼￼￼￼￼￼￼￼￼￼￼￼￼￼￼￼￼￼￼New York, N.Y.– For the fourth consecutive year, students, alumni and faculty from Touro College’s Graduate School of Social Work joined forces with more than 3,000 volunteers on the evening of January 30th to help survey the number of people currently living unsheltered in New York City.
New York, N.Y.- Twelve students from the Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine (TouroCOM) will travel to Haiti from January 8-14, 2012, in a pioneering trip in partnership with the medical relief organization Project Medishare for Haiti, Inc.
New York, N.Y. - Dr. Allan Geliebter and Dr. Barbara Rumain, faculty ￼members of the Psychology Department at Touro College, have received a three-year, $587,000 ￼grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF). The grant will support them in the ￼development of Process-Oriented Guided-Inquiry Learning (POGIL) computer-based Experimental Psychology laboratories, a state-of-the-art approach to enhance student’s abilities to think critically and reason analytically.
New York, N.Y. – Robert Goldberg, DO, dean of the Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine (TouroCOM), has received the Hispanic Health Leadership Award from the National Hispanic Health Foundation (NHHF) at New York University for his leadership and vision in steering the Harlem medical school since becoming dean in 2008.
New York, N.Y. – Dr. Brenda Strassfeld, Chair of the Mathematics Education Program at Touro College’s Graduate School of Education, will be a Feinberg Foundation Visiting Faculty Fellow in the Department of Science Teaching at the Weizmann Institute of Science beginning in December 2012.
New York, N.Y. – Touro College today announced the inauguration of the Touro College Psi Chi Chapter. The International Honor Society in Psychology, Psi Chi was founded on September 4, 1929 during the Ninth International Congress of Psychology held at Yale University in New Haven, CT.