Featured Stories

Winning the Lottery

August 6, 2013

My 17-Year Journey from Cuba to Curing Others

Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine

To the TouroCOM Class of 2017: Breathe

August 6, 2013

A few words of advice from the Class of 2013

Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine

The Best Medicine

August 5, 2013

Pre-med student Jeffrey Herskovits helps comfort terminally ill children at Camp Simcha

Lander College of Arts and Sciences

Soldiering On

August 5, 2013

GSSW student and Naval Reserve Carla Giglio’s Fight to Foster Mental-Health Awareness in the Military

Graduate School of Social Work

The Advocate

August 2, 2013

“I can relate to when you don't know who to turn to.”

Touro College

100 Percent of TouroCOM's 2013 Graduates Placed in Residency Programs

July 26, 2013

Several Graduates Matched to Most Prestigious Programs in U.S.

Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine

Narrowing the Spectrum

July 22, 2013

Education and Special Education Alum Irina Khaytman’s Fight to Understand Autism

Graduate School of Education

Motivation in Reserve

July 15, 2013

Marine Sergeant and High School TA Frank Giampietro’s Balanced Discipline

Graduate School of Education

Steven Elrod is always coming forward to give back

July 10, 2013

Touro College of Pharmacy Student Steven Elrod Receives Prestigious Award from U.S. Public Health Service

Touro College of Pharmacy

Taking Tea at 113th ASM Meeting

July 10, 2013

Touro Professor and Undergraduate Students Present Anti-Microbial Research at the 113th Annual American Society of Microbiology Conference in Denver, CO

Lander College of Arts and Sciences

Lt. Gov. Duffy Participates in Launch of New Medical School in Middletown

July 9, 2013

Inaugural Class Expected to Begin in August, 2014

Touro College

An army of one, a school for all

July 9, 2013

NYSCAS student builds her future through the G.I. Bill

New York School of Career and Applied Studies

Anything but Ordinary

June 30, 2013

Passi Rosen-Bayewitz, GSJS '13, is as fearless as the unsung Jewish heroines she investigated for her master’s thesis.

Graduate School of Jewish Studies

Touro Inducts New Phi Alpha Theta Members

June 28, 2013

Several schools take part in ceremony recognizing student excellence

Lander College for Women

Making an Impact

June 27, 2013

Graduate School of Social Work recognizes achievements of students, staff at award ceremony

Graduate School of Social Work

Inner Strength

June 26, 2013

“I’m stronger than I thought, and I don’t have to do everything—just the best that I can.”

Graduate School of Social Work

Speaking a Universal Language

June 26, 2013

Graduate School of Education TESOL Grad Melissa Battista Describes Her Journey from High School Sub to Cultural Ambassador

Graduate School of Education

In the aftermath of terror, a passion for helping others

June 24, 2013

Sarri Singer founded Strength to Strength to aid others who experienced terror firsthand

Lander College for Women

Getting Out the Vote

June 20, 2013

LCW student named team leader for de Blasio mayoral race

Lander College for Women

499 NYSCAS Manhattan Graduates

June 18, 2013

NYSCAS Held Their 39th Annual Commencement Exercises for Midtown in Manhattan, with Dr. Jeffrey Gardere as Keynote Speaker

New York School of Career and Applied Studies

620 Degrees at NYSCAS Brooklyn Commencement

June 13, 2013

NYSCAS Held Their 39th Annual Commencement Exercises in Brooklyn With Former NYS Governor David Paterson As Keynote Speaker

New York School of Career and Applied Studies

Moving Past Tragedy and Crisis

June 10, 2013

Zahava Farbman Addresses Graduate School of Social Work Alumni

Graduate School of Social Work

A Drop in the Bucket

June 7, 2013

School of Health Sciences and Graduate School of Social Work Students Organize a Successful Blood Drive

Graduate School of Social Work

Meet Raya Gilan, LCW '15

June 5, 2013

Multi-talented student at Lander College for Women has slew of unconventional hobbies

Lander College for Women

LCW Alumna Receives $90,000 Soros Fellowship

June 5, 2013

Matty Lichtenstein one of 30 to receive competitive award

Lander College for Women

Down to a Science

June 4, 2013

Math alum Gershon Firestone’s actuarial path to a career in finance

Lander College for Men

Lander Colleges Graduate

May 30, 2013

Congratulations to the Class of 2013!

Lander College for Men

LCW Celebrates Their Graduates

May 30, 2013

Faculty, staff, students and families gathered at LCW in anticipation of commencement

Lander College for Women

Lander Awards & Graduation Reception

May 29, 2013

Lander College for Men parents, faculty, staff and rebbeim celebrate with the 2013 graduates and honor their achievement

Lander College for Men

Take It With You

May 28, 2013

Faculty, Staff and Rebbeim at Lander College for Men Wish the Class of 2013 Well

Lander College for Men

Shabbaton 2013

May 17, 2013

Another fun annual end-of-year Shabbaton was enjoyed by all.

Lander College for Men

Hoop Dreams & Intramural Awards

May 17, 2013

There was nothing but net and good food at this year's Intramural Basketball Banquet. And what an amazing turnout it was!

Lander College for Men

Goodbye Professor Snow

May 14, 2013

As Dean Sokol said at the gathering, Professor Snow has been a teacher, mentor, leader and role model to the students at Lander College for Men.

Lander College for Men

Tzeitzchem L’Shalom

May 14, 2013

Students, staff and rebbeim gathered to say goodbye to Rabbi Berzon as he heads home to Israel to be with his family and to start a community kollel in Jerusalem.

Lander College for Men

The Music Vs. Strike the Right Notes

May 13, 2013

The Music Vs. strike the right notes

Lander College for Men

Between Elderly Parent and Child

May 10, 2013

A Jewish Mother’s Day Reflection

Graduate School of Social Work

Honored to be 100

May 10, 2013

Touro College of Pharmacy Students are inducted into the Rho Chi Honor Society

Touro College of Pharmacy

Yummy Yom Yerushalayim BBQ

May 9, 2013

LCW students gather for a festive evening to celebrate the Israeli national holiday

Lander College for Women

Marching for Babies

May 7, 2013

It’s that time of year again where the good weather brings out good causes to walk for.

Touro College of Pharmacy

M.D.: To Be or Not to Be. A Halachic Perspective.

May 6, 2013

Rabbi Dr. Howard Apfel Gave a Lecture on What Jewish Law Has to Say About Becoming a Doctor

Lander College for Men

They Have a Dream: SGO Elections at Lander

May 4, 2013

The campaigning immediately prior to elections was delivered via song, speeches, and hilarious PowerPoint presentations.

Lander College for Men

Line and Verse

May 3, 2013

Lander College for Women Celebrates National Poetry Month

Lander College for Women

Lag B’Omer Celebrations

May 2, 2013

Smoke and cheers were in the air on Sunday as Lander students celebrated Lag B’Omer with gourmet barbecue, courtesy of master chef Tzvi Norowitz (the secret is in the sauce) and ‘shiur’ basketball tournaments.

Lander College for Men

Seeing the Big Picture

May 1, 2013

Lander Alum Ariel Hochster’s Unifying Philosophy of Psychology

Lander College for Men

Without Bias

April 29, 2013

Psychology honors research assistant Cheskie Rosenzweig’s road to understanding prejudice

Lander College for Men

Jumpshots, Niggunim and Glow sticks

April 26, 2013

Lander men kicked off their in-shabbos by celebrating a brief show of spring before winter reappeared.

Lander College for Men

Graduate School of Social Work Celebrates Diversity During Community Day

April 23, 2013

Delivering Services in an Increasing Racially and Economically Diverse Society

Graduate School of Social Work

Holding Himself Accountable

April 22, 2013

Belgian-American Accounting Society Prez Kenneth Preisler Gets Innate Returns from Tax Work

Lander College for Men

Treating Injured in Aftermath of Boston Explosions

April 16, 2013

Dr. Martin Levine, a Marathon Volunteer and TouroCOM Faculty Member, on Site at Time of Boston Attacks

Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine

Make Friends with the Nurses

April 16, 2013

Tips for Osteopathic Medicine Students to Take with Them as They Head Out on Rotations.

Touro College

Rosh Chodesh with the Kaliver Rebbe

April 11, 2013

Known for his keen perception and for giving really good guidance and eitzah, Lander students were excited to welcome the Kaliver Rebbe yesterday, in honor of Rosh Chodesh Iyyar.

Lander College for Men

TouroCOM Wins at AAO

April 10, 2013

Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine (TouroCOM) student brings home a win for her presentation of a case at AAO.

Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine

Seizing the Days

April 8, 2013

For Lander psychology grad and Jewish Studies student Moishy Gerstel, every opportunity is golden.

Lander College for Men

Role Models

April 4, 2013

“Social work is a calling to help people.”

Touro College

Role Models

April 4, 2013

“Social work is a calling to help people.”

Graduate School of Social Work

Changing People's Lives

April 4, 2013

“Just because I’m looking at somebody who is one way right now doesn't mean they’re gonna be this way forever.”

Graduate School of Social Work

It’s Never Too Late (or Early)

April 3, 2013

GSSW Class of ’14 Member Veronica Olivares Preventative and Post-Traumatic Approach to Social Work

Graduate School of Social Work

Rabbi Kirschenbaum’s Haggadah

March 19, 2013

A collection of insights on Pesach and the Haggadah by Rabbi Chaim Kirschenbaum, maggid shiur of the Semicha shiur in the LCM Beis Medrash and Kollel program.

Lander College for Men

Joining Hands

March 15, 2013

Hanah Brasch (LCW) addressed the JCPA at the Chair's Dinner about what it means to be a Jewish woman.

Lander College for Women

Attitude Adjustment

March 12, 2013

Graduate School of Social Work Student Yeshaya Lieber’s Quest to Correct Treatment of Child Behavioral Disorders

Graduate School of Social Work

Touro Spotlight: Greg Ziman

March 11, 2013

Seven Questions with TESOL graduate, Greg Ziman

Graduate School of Education

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