Featured Stories

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

DO Day in Albany

April 17, 2012

First years from TouroCOM traveled to Albany to lobby for their profession. They met with Senators and Assembly Members from different New York districts to ensure they have the appropriate knowledge to make informed decisions regarding osteopathic medicine legislation.

Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine

Urban Health - take 2

March 29, 2012

TouroCOM was one of the sponsors of the 2nd Annual Urban Health Conference which took place at Harlem Hospital on March 28.

Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine

Dr. Smith Goes to Washington (AACOM)

March 29, 2012

Members of the TouroCOM family travelled with Dean Goldberg to Washington D.C. on March 28th to meet with legislators, as part of AACOM’s COM Day on Capitol Hill.

Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine

Power Tools!

March 28, 2012

Power Tools!

Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine

Family in Florida

March 28, 2012

TouroCOM students-Rachel Juchnowski OMS1, Jennifer Chovitch OMS1, and Angelene Elliott OMS2 -participated in the ACOFP (American College of Osteopathic Family Physicians) conference in Kissimmee, FL. Here students met with Shrek and Co. as well as learned different techniques in family medicine.

Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine

It was motzei shabbos

March 25, 2012

And the guys were in.

Lander College for Men

She’s Student and Teacher

March 25, 2012

Third year medical student Karen Schught continues to mentor the junior high school students she taught, from across the country.

Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine

Walk It, Harlem

March 24, 2012

Several TouroCOM students volunteered at Harlem Children’s Zone “Walk it out” event on Saturday March 24. “Walk it out” is a program designed to promote healthy lifestyles in Harlem. Students that participated included: Azuka Onye, Eguono Eduvie, Catrina LeBlanc, Orlando Thomas, and Anastasia Clervil.

Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine

From Student to Student

March 22, 2012

The Pediatrics Club organized a presentation for a group of students at a local Harlem elementary school where they discussed and educated the students on nutrition, asthma and the importance of exercise.

Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine

The Fashion Show Director: Never too old to be a model

March 16, 2012

Rafi Motechin, a junior at Touro’s Lander College for Men, recently organized a fashion show for the residents of New Vanderbilt Rehab & Care Center in Staten Island.

Lander College for Men

LCM past meets LCM present for dinner

March 12, 2012

Sure, we’re thrilled when our alumni have a chance to hang out with the current crop of guys at Lander—it’s always fun to swap stories about what was vs. what is—but it’s even better when the convergence brings professional networking to the table.

Lander College for Men

Banking on His Future

March 12, 2012

Lander Alum Jason Appleson Blends Faith and Finance

Lander College for Men

Dr. Smith Goes to Washington (with AOA)

March 11, 2012

TouroCOM students headed to the Hill to advocate for their profession at AOA’s DO Day on the Hill.

Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine

Sharing the Purim spirit

March 10, 2012

Wanting to spread the Purim cheer, Moshe Benner arranged a trip to an old age home near Landers and students danced and laughed with some of the residents.

Lander College for Men

Special Olympics

March 7, 2012

Special Olympics

Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine

Summer Research: Stroke Rehabilitation

March 4, 2012

Summer Research: Stroke Rehabilitation

Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine

Chilling

February 29, 2012

Sometimes you just need to chill – hang out with friends, maybe dance out a little stress, have a smoothie…

Lander College for Men

Cadaver Lab 2012

February 26, 2012

Cadaver Lab 2012

Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine

Harlem Week Street Fair 2012

February 24, 2012

TouroCOM faculty and students participated in the 2012 Harlem Week Street Fair.

Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine

Searching for Happiness in Adar

February 24, 2012

Adar was ushered in with a special treat. In honor of Rosh Chodesh LCM students enjoyed a sumptuous breakfast and inspiring words from the renowned Rabbi Shaya Cohen, Rosh HaYeshiva of Yeshiva Zichron Aryeh and Kollel Ner Yehoshua and founder of Priority-1.

Lander College for Men

Our Football Team

February 23, 2012

Lander Men wear yellow and green

Lander College for Men

The Heart of Ukraine

February 21, 2012

TouroCOM student Eva Li travelled to Kharkiv, Ukraine last summer to volunteer for the International Children’s Heart Foundation (ICHF).

Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine

Engeye Experience: Reflections on Uganda from an Anne C. Carter Global Health Fellow

February 20, 2012

Savitha Bonthala, MS3 at Touro Univ. College of Osteopathic Medicine and Anne C. Carter Global Health Fellow

Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine

Singing for Harlem’s supper (and lunch)

February 14, 2012

Key of DO (American Medical Student Association) club at Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine deliver Valentine’s Day candy grams.

Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine

Thinking "Leong" Term

February 12, 2012

Thinking "Leong" Term

Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine

Welcome back bingo

February 9, 2012

B 27 anyone? This past motzei Shabbos, our first back on campus after winter break, LCM students hosted Bingo night. With a twist.

Lander College for Men

Chocolate Fountains, Dried Fruit and Tu b’shvat Torah

February 9, 2012

Everything is better with chocolate.

Lander College for Men

Healthfirst: what to focus on

February 1, 2012

Students intern at Healthfirst.

Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine

Jewish Studies Professor Dr. Natalia Aleksiun Awarded Three Research Fellowships

January 23, 2012

Marking an outstanding achievement in academia, Graduate School of Jewish Studies Associate Professor Dr. Natalia Aleksiun has earned three research fellowships for the current academic year at the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington D.C., the YIVO Institute for Jewish Research in New York and the Center for Urban History of East Central Europe in Lviv, Ukraine.

Graduate School of Jewish Studies

Post finals/Pre-vacation breather

January 6, 2012

Otherwise known as a tisch.

Lander College for Men

Lander Fashions

December 26, 2011

It’s all the rage and coming to a runway near you.

Lander College for Men

And on the second night of Chanukah…

December 24, 2011

Rabbi Bamberger led a tisch.

Lander College for Men

Chanukah by the numbers

December 23, 2011

1: the night of Chanukah on which the mesiba was held

Lander College for Men

Memory and Representation

December 15, 2011

Dr. Naftali Moses’ son was killed in the Merkaz HaRav Kook massacre. It was a very personal loss for him, but he was confronted with the national loss and political image his son took on in death.

Lander College for Men