Press Release tagged with "Kadish"

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New York, N.Y.– Touro College & University System President and CEO Dr. Alan Kadish announced the appointment of Dr. Nadja Graff to the position of vice president of the Touro College Division of Graduate Studies. 
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New York, N.Y. – Touro College President and CEO Dr. Alan Kadish announced today that Michael Oren, Ph.D., Israel’s ambassador to the United States from 2009 to 2013, will receive an honorary degree at the 40th annual commencement exercises at Avery Fisher Hall in Lincoln Center on May 26th, 2014.
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New York, N.Y. – Michael Szenberg, Ph.D., was appointed as a distinguished professor of economics and business at Touro College. A renowned economist who has authored numerous scholarly volumes, Dr. Szenberg will also serve as chair of the economics and business department at the Lander College of Arts and Sciences (LAS) in Flatbush.
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New York, N.Y. – Touro College announced today that Henry (Hillel) Abramson, Ph.D., has been appointed academic dean of the Lander College of Arts & Sciences in Flatbush (LAS). Dr. Abramson had previously served as dean of academic affairs and student services for Touro College South in Miami, Fla. since 2006.
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‌ Award recipient Dr. Stephen Levy (left), a professor at the Touro College Graduate School of Education (GSE), and Touro College President and CEO Dr. Alan Kadish were guests at the 12th Annual Outstanding Educators-of-the-Year Awards held recently at the Harvard Club in Manhattan. Dr. Levy was one of 12 Outstanding Administrator honorees. An award-winning educator and published author for over 45 years, Dr. Levy has been deputy chair/director of Graduate Studies for the GSE Forest Hills site, a principal with the New York City Department of Education and is active in several advanced educational initiatives, including the Children’s Scholarship Fund and the National Teacher’s Advisory Board. He served as president of Phi Delta Kappa at Columbia University Teachers College and was a liaison to the New York City Task Force for Quality Inclusive Schooling. He has been with Touro College since 2006.  
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New York, N.Y. – The Lander College of Arts and Sciences in Flatbush (LAS) has purchased a new facility at 2002 Avenue J to accommodate the changing needs of its growing student body. A hub of Jewish life in Brooklyn, LAS has been a vibrant and important part of the Orthodox community, contributing to the fabric of its life and educating generations for professional studies and careers. Irving Montak, who resides in Brooklyn, contributed a major gift to name the annex the Irving Montak Building. His gift will facilitate the modernization of the annex building for academic purposes.
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New York, NY, – The Zionist Organization of America (ZOA) honored Professor Anne Bayefsky, the director of the Touro College Institute on Human Rights and the Holocaust, with the Ben Hecht Award for Outstanding Journalism at the 115th annual Louis D. Brandeis Award National Dinner in Manhattan.
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New York, N.Y. – Touro College Press today announced the publication of a new 518 page volume on Jewish philosophy and ethics by Dr. Moshe Sokol, dean of the Lander College for Men, professor of philosophy and a faculty member of the Graduate School of Jewish Studies.
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To commemorate Yom HaShoah-Holocaust Remembrance Day, Touro College welcomed renowned Holocaust scholar Prof. Daniel Jonah Goldhagen as part of the Presidential Scholars Lecture Series. Prof. Goldhagen’s lecture, entitled “The Holocaust, Anti-Semitism and the Contemporary Jewish Response to Genocide,” took place at the Lander College for Women-The Anna Ruth and Mark Hasten School in Manhattan.
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New York, N.Y. — Touro College Libraries hosted the second annual Faculty Appreciation reception honoring the authors of the 2012 Touro Faculty Publications at its midtown Manhattan campus.