Press Release tagged with "Kadish"
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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.
New York, N.Y – On the occasion of its 40th anniversary, the Lander College for Women-The Anna Ruth and Mark Hasten School (LCW) recognized five individuals who have been instrumental to the continued success of the institution. The gala dinner, held at the new Lincoln Square Synagogue in Manhattan, also marked the inauguration of the Sarah Rivkah Lander Chesed Fund, which will provide financial assistance to students in need.
Dr. Alan Kadish, president and CEO of the Touro College and University System, wrote the following letter to the Touro community: Dear Colleagues, I am pleased to announce the first awards under our new Seed Funding Grant Program: Chandra Bakshi, DVM, PhD, Dept. of Microbiology and Immunology, New York Medical College and Alison McCormick, PhD, Touro University California College of Pharmacy, “Multivalent Tularemia Vaccine Based on Tobacco Mosaic Virus (TMV) Displaying Protective Antigens” Joseph Wu, PhD, Dept. of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, New York Medical College and Miriam Gochin, PhD, Touro University California College of Medicine, “Prostate Cancer Prevention Mechanisms and Targets by Novel Resveratrol Analogs”
Touro College and University System appoints former Nevada Congresswoman Shelley Berkley to CEO and Senior Provost role for Nevada and California campuses
Las Vegas, Nev. – TheTouro College and University System is pleased to announce the appointment of former Nevada Congresswoman Shelley Berkley to the position of CEO and Senior Provost of Touro’s Western Division. Berkley will take the helm of both the Nevada and California campuses.
Touro College and Orthodox Union Announce Sarah Rivkah and Dr. Bernard Lander ZT"L Scholarships for Outstanding NCSY Graduates
New York, N.Y. - Seven outstanding high school graduates from across the nation were selected to receive the prestigious Sarah Rivkah and Dr. Bernard Lander ZT”L Scholarship given jointly by Touro College and NCSY. The recipients are: Emma O’Quin of Tacoma, Wash.; Caitlyn Franks of Baltimore, Md.; Jamie Epstein of Memphis, Tenn.; Mariah Barber of Eugene, Ore.; Nicki Feerst of Long Beach, N.Y., Sara Lederer of Bergenfield, N.J. and Natasha Zucker of Minneapolis, Minn.