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Understanding PTSD

March 4, 2013

Dr. Melissa Earle’s Research Provides Insights into Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder

Graduate School of Social Work

A Day in the Life of...

March 4, 2013

Grad student, Sofya Mullakandova, leads a senior group, visits the homebound

Graduate School of Social Work

Working in Foster Care After Life as a Foster Child

March 4, 2013

Bianca Colon, Class of 2010

Graduate School of Social Work

Bullying Affects Everyone

March 4, 2013

In a Q&A with Vision & Values, Director of Student Advancement Allison Bobick discusses everything from the tell-tale signs of a bully personality to the impact of bullying on victims and bystanders.

Graduate School of Social Work

A Graduate Degree Makes a Professional Difference

March 4, 2013

Pam Tripsas, Class of 2008

Graduate School of Social Work

Acts of Goodness & Kindness

March 4, 2013

“It’s hard to juggle work, wife, mother. But at the end of the day, it’s so rewarding. I wouldn’t have it any other way.”https://cms.touro.edu/terminalfour/page/content#

Graduate School of Social Work

Judgment-Free Zone

February 28, 2013

Chilean native and therapeutic counselor Calanit Paz brings the Torah to survivors of all stripes

Touro College

Breaking New Ground

February 28, 2013

Touro University Nevada and New Vista

Touro College

Transatlantic Faith

February 28, 2013

Frederika Lorie Explores Judaism on Both Shores

Graduate School of Jewish Studies

We All Had Aspirations

February 28, 2013

“I was only able to help myself when I could really understand and internalize that I didn’t have the answers.”

Graduate School of Social Work

Teaming up with Oneg Shabbat

February 27, 2013

LCW students provide Purim packages for those in need

Lander College for Women

The Spirit of Purim

February 25, 2013

Purim weekend got off to an inspiring start.

Lander College for Men

A Recipe for Literacy

February 25, 2013

GSE Grad and Former Cook Michael Timar’s Ingredients for Teaching Self-Expression

Graduate School of Education

Keeping the Good Purim Times Rolling

February 21, 2013

How to Celebrate Responsibly

Graduate School of Social Work

Networking on Wall Street

February 20, 2013

Over 30 alumni gathered last night in the boardroom of DH Blair on Wall St. for the first-ever LCM Alumni Professional Networking Event.

Lander College for Men

Balancing Act

February 20, 2013

Osteopathic Resident Peter Lee’s Life Philosophy Toward Medicine

Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine

A World of Experience at Touro

February 20, 2013

World-Traveling Surfer and Rescue Worker Lands at Touro College’s Physician Assistant Program

School of Health Sciences

The Difference Maker

February 20, 2013

Becker Weisbrod Brings Poli-Sci Smarts Up North

Lander College for Women

Triumphing Over Trauma

February 20, 2013

Leah Younger explores the budding science of post-traumatic growth

Lander College of Arts and Sciences

The Midwood Kid

February 20, 2013

Recent Touro grad and Brooklyn native Avi Rosenberg won’t sleep till Washington

Lander College of Arts and Sciences

Flickering on the Silver Screen

February 20, 2013

NYSCAS professor lands role in major motion picture

New York School of Career and Applied Studies

Second Language as First Nature

February 20, 2013

ESL Educator Trish Franzen Hopes to Share Her Passion with Students and Other Teachers

Graduate School of Education

French Connection

February 20, 2013

Guy Manuel Adopts Business Tactics in Classroom Setting

Graduate School of Education

Fourth Annual Alumni Shabbaton

February 19, 2013

This past Shabbat, 100+ alumni, their spouses and children, and LCM faculty gathered at the Lander College for Men campus for our 4th Annual Alumni Shabbaton.

Lander College for Men

Simchat Torah in Adar

February 12, 2013

Rosh Chodesh Adar breakfast saw a packed house. Everyone showed up for good food and good Torah.

Lander College for Men

AMA Student Advocacy

February 12, 2013

TouroCOM students take on Washington.

Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine

The Great Educator

February 11, 2013

Ira Bedzow’s Restless Road to Author, Teacher and Philosopher

Graduate School of Jewish Studies

Shabbos Went Out Smoothie

February 5, 2013

Last week's in-Shabbos was an Ask the Rabbi and smoothie bonanza

Lander College for Men

Ravens vs. Rashi

February 5, 2013

Outside it was the Baltimore Ravens vs. the San Francisco 49ers as fans gathered around hot wings to root on their team.

Lander College for Men

Two Weeks in Kathmandu

February 1, 2013

Seven Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine students spent winter break volunteering in Nepal and gaining in first-hand medical experience in a foreign environment.

Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine

Social-Services Butterfly

January 28, 2013

Political Science and Eonomics graduate Gittel Fekete is Director of Constituent Services for Brooklyn’s District 44 Councilmember David Greenfield

Lander College of Arts and Sciences

Scarves: Healthcare in the Slums of India

January 21, 2013

Touro College of Pharmacy students travel to India to run health camps in poor urban communities

Touro College of Pharmacy

Five Questions with Hayim Feuer

January 15, 2013

Hayim Feuer’s strategic pursuit of a career in politics

Lander College of Arts and Sciences

To the Extreme

January 15, 2013

Shloime Fellig’s path from Parisian yeshiva to tech-savvy online commerce

Lander College of Arts and Sciences

A Month Later

January 8, 2013

“What to tell your children?”

Graduate School of Social Work

Shock to the System

January 7, 2013

LAS Biology grad Yakov Glicksman’s humbling study of the human body

Lander College of Arts and Sciences

Analyzing This (and That)

December 28, 2012

LAS grad and Columbia professor Dvora Sanders thinks outside the lab

Lander College of Arts and Sciences

Everything’s Accounted For

December 27, 2012

2012 Alum Sarah Krauss is Getting Down to Business

Lander College of Arts and Sciences

The Boomerang Effect

December 27, 2012

Touro Poli-Sci Grad Yosef Brown’s Full-Circle Approach to Marketing and Life

Lander College of Arts and Sciences

Listening In

December 20, 2012

Rabbi Asher Taub’s Open-Eared, Wide-Hearted, Spiritual Social Work

Graduate School of Social Work

Poetry in Emotion

December 19, 2012

Poetry in Emotion

Lander College of Arts and Sciences

Out-Marketing the Market

December 17, 2012

Naomi Berlin Tests the Waters, Changes Course and Finds Success

Lander College for Women

Musical Vs Hit High Notes for the Holidays

December 15, 2012

What’s the best way to spread cheer? Singing loud for all to hear!

Lander College for Men

Capturing the Spirit (and the Flag!) on Chanukah

December 14, 2012

LCW students celebrate the annual Chagigah

Lander College for Women

Rabbi Bronspigel Visits

December 14, 2012

Rabbi Bronspigel pops into Lander today for a surprise shiur on Chanukah.

Lander College for Men

Chanukah Tisch – a spiritual triple-play:

December 14, 2012

In Lander fashion, we enjoyed a spiritual triple-play of food, Torah and music in honor of Chanukah.

Lander College for Men

Chanukah Mesiba: An Appreciative Crew Rocks the House

December 13, 2012

Torah, tournaments and the beat.

Lander College for Men

Cutting Her Teeth

December 3, 2012

Rachel Florence’s transition from psychology to the dentist’s chair

Lander College of Arts and Sciences

The Advocate

November 30, 2012

Josh Pruzansky’s mission to fund non-secular schools

Lander College of Arts and Sciences

Five Questions With: Josh Mandelbaum

November 29, 2012

Lander finance graduate talks about entering the world of finance in 2012 and financial advice.

Lander College of Arts and Sciences

The Psychology of Certainty

November 28, 2012

Sari Herzog’s slightly unpredictable path toward helping others

Lander College of Arts and Sciences

TouroCOM Family Post-Sandy

November 27, 2012

First year TouroCOM students help their classmate's family clean up after the storm.

Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine

Re-Writing the Book

November 26, 2012

Writer/Editor Rachel Goldberger’s Still Evolving Journey from Seminary to the Courts

Lander College of Arts and Sciences

Fighting Rx Abuse

November 26, 2012

By Eileen Sordo, Class of 2013, and Craig Kovera, PhD

Touro College of Pharmacy

Born to Teach

November 22, 2012

A Profile of Rachel Weiss

Lander College of Arts and Sciences

Clearing The Debris To Make Room For Recovery

November 21, 2012

Coordinated through Achiezer, and in collaboration with Nivneh, Lander students went to Far Rockaway this past Sunday and Belle Harbor today, to help in Hurricane Sandy recovery.

Lander College for Men

Unorthodoxly Orthodox

November 20, 2012

Social Work Student Yisroel Isaacs Seeks to Treat Secular and Religious Alike

Graduate School of Social Work

We’ve got talent two!

November 20, 2012

We all know that Lander men are talented. But some of you might not know just where those talents lie.

Lander College for Men

Metzizah BiPeh – Torah and Medicine

November 16, 2012

LCM was honored to host Dr. Kadish, President and CEO of Touro College, as a guest speaker during club hour. He delivered a presentation on a timely topic utilizing his expertise in medicine, analyzed through the prism of Torah.

Lander College for Men

Alumni in Israel meet for a Siyum on Shas

November 13, 2012

Over 5,600 miles from Queens, from the halls of LCM to the streets of Jerusalem, Dr. Sokol and Rabbi Shmulewitz hosted LCM alumni now living in Israel.

Lander College for Men

Born from Revolution

November 12, 2012

Mahnaz Shmalo’s Journey from Iran to Israel to the Classroom

Graduate School of Jewish Studies

A Chaburah Shabbos

November 5, 2012

A good weekend with a good group.

Lander College for Men

Extreme Bingo. Sweet.

October 21, 2012

B3 anyone? Melava malka food and fun.

Lander College for Men

From Aide to Advocate

October 15, 2012

Social Worker Annetta Grey’s Quest for Inspirational Geriatric Care

Graduate School of Social Work

Rabbi Bronspigel Delivers Shiur Klali

October 15, 2012

LCM was privileged to welcome Rabbi Bronspigel back to the beis medrash to give yesterday’s shiur klali.

Lander College for Men

Designing Woman

October 8, 2012

Zehava Blechner Pasternak Goes from Touro Grad to Magazine Curator

Lander College for Women

Researching the Cure

October 2, 2012

Aryeh Grossman’s dedication to fighting cancer through biology

Lander College of Arts and Sciences

Rabbi Sacks Investiture

September 13, 2012

It was with great pleasure that Touro College and Lander College for Men/Beis Medrash L’Talmud welcomed Rabbi Yonason Sacks as Rosh HaYeshiva.

Lander College for Men

Grilling Pizza

September 10, 2012

This past week’s “in-Shabbos” with Rabbi Sacks was as Shabbos should be – relaxing and inspirational.

Lander College for Men

Making an Impact

September 4, 2012

Math Teacher (and Student) David Lee Follows His Gut

Graduate School of Education

Peace, Harlem

August 28, 2012

TouroCOM participated in the Percy Sutton Harlem 5K Run/NYC Family Health Walk-A-Thon for Peace in Our Communities.

Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine

Freshman Hike 2012

August 27, 2012

What better way to start your college journey than on a hiking trail?

Lander College for Men

LCM at AECOM

August 22, 2012

This past Monday night AECOM held its annual “on becoming a physician” ceremony, a.k.a. “white coat” ceremony.

Lander College for Men

A Family Affair

August 21, 2012

Rachel Cohan Looks to Her Daughters and Mother for Mid-Life Inspiration

Lander College of Arts and Sciences

Healing Though Reflection

August 20, 2012

Touro LAS Grad Gabriel Hoffnung Looks to Help the Orthodox Community Find Peace

Lander College of Arts and Sciences

It’s All Academic

August 14, 2012

John Sardo Uses Math Education to Empower Himself and His Community

Graduate School of Education

From Tel Aviv to Teaching English

July 31, 2012

Dafna Ben-Anath’s Global Educational Journey

Graduate School of Education

Newbie Workshop, Newbie Researchers

July 31, 2012

Dr. Piotr B. Kozlowski, Dean of Research at TouroCOM is passionate about science and research (just ask him for a tour of the labs).

Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine

Intelligent Design

July 16, 2012

Touro Grad and Graphic Artist Claudio Garcia Shares the Joys of Teaching

Graduate School of Education

Art and English in Cartagena

June 26, 2012

Hunter Vincent, OMS II, is hanging out in Cartagena, Colombia this summer.

Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine

Lower East Side: A Walking Tour Through Art and History

June 23, 2012

Art student, Simi Bleier, writes about Professor Ayzman's class trip to the Lower East Side

Lander College of Arts and Sciences

It’s All in the Family at Lander College for Men

May 31, 2012

Micha Milgraum, the fourth and final member of his family to attend the Lander College for Men (LCM), will graduate on June 10th. Micha will be recognized with the College Service Award at commencement.

Lander College for Men

High Tech Classrooms

May 30, 2012

Dr. David Lenihan’s high tech classrooms are geared to ensure student success.

Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine

Scrubs for Cubs at PS 197

May 29, 2012

As part of their Scrubs for Cubs program, The Pediatrics Club headed by Jackie Rodriguez, Kaitlyn Piatt, Niva Shah, Raza Ashraf and faculty advisor Dr. Sushama Rich, organized an amazing day for PS 197 on May 21.

Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine

Rabbi Yonason Sacks Appointed Rosh HaYeshiva at Lander College for Men/Beis Medrash L’Talmud

May 14, 2012

May 14, 2012, New York, NY—Rabbi Yonason Sacks, a revered and beloved Torah scholar, has been appointed Rosh HaYeshiva of Beis Medrash L’Talmud at Lander College for Men (LCM), announced Dr. Alan Kadish, president and CEO of The Touro College and University System.

Lander College for Men

Preaching and practicing at the Bike and Run

May 13, 2012

Nineteen TouroCOM students participated in the “Miles for Healthier Lifestyles” Bike and Run Relay sponsored by the AMA.

Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine

Be Healthy, Mom

May 11, 2012

TouroCOM Professor of Pathology Dr. Tipsuda Bahri, and several students participated in a health fair sponsored by Northern Manhattan Perinatal Partnership & Central Harlem Healthy Start. Students distributed informative pamphlets on how new mothers and other members of the community can maintain a healthy life.

Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine

Let h and k be positive integers. Prove that for every ǫ > 0, there are positive integers m and n such that ǫ < |h√m− k√n| < 2ǫ

May 9, 2012

Lander student, Mendy Friedman, takes prestigious place in math competition

Lander College for Men

The Silent Witnesses

May 7, 2012

LAS student, Raizel Shurpin, reflects on Dr. Alter-Muri's art of the Holocaust lecture

Lander College of Arts and Sciences

Dr. Levine Thinks Osteopathically

May 3, 2012

Dr. Martin S. Levine, DO, associate dean for educational development at TouroCom took a sabbatical this year to serve as president of the AOA (American Osteopathic Association). He returned home, to TouroCom, to speak with students on “Thinking Osteopathically”.

Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine

An International Flavor

May 1, 2012

An International Flavor

Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine

Pharm-Assist vs. Swishin’ Physician

April 29, 2012

On Sunday April 29 the first annual “Battle of Supremacy” Basketball game went down between Touro College of Pharmacy and Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine.

Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine

Holistic Harlem

April 28, 2012

Several TouroCOM professors and students attended Harlem’s first ever Holistic Health Day. Drs. Delbridge and Weston, Ms. Beauplan and Ms. Sommerville, were in attendance.

Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine

Here’s to a Healthy Spring!

April 22, 2012

Annual health fair is a success.

Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine

Mission to Mbaise

April 20, 2012

During the beginning of April I had the opportunity to travel to Nigeria with my mother to go visit family members.

Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine

Hearts of Gold

April 19, 2012

TouroCOM students volunteer their time to assist in the “Harlem Heart Healthy Workshop Series”.

Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine