Featured Stories tagged with "LAS"

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New York, NY – June 22, 2015 - With his invitation to be the guest speaker at the Graduate School of Business’s 2015 commencement, accounting professor Chayim Herskowitz has come full circle. “It was very comforting to come back to Touro. I felt like I was back home.”
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Your opportunity is finally here.  You received a call-back from an employer, and they want you to come for an interview!  This is great news and an incredible opportunity, but you are likely one of several candidates that reached this stage.  You need to prepare to make sure that your interview makes you stand out from the rest of the pack.  Here are the top five interview prep tips to help you land that job.
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It takes a person with a special heart to spend his or her free time providing joy and relief to seriously ill children. Jeffrey Herskovits, a pre-medical student at Touro’s Lander College of Arts & Sciences (LAS), has demonstrated that compassion for three summers at Camp Simcha, located in upstate New York. As Camp Simcha’s mission statement describes, it exists to provide “fun, friendship and hope” to kids facing debilitating or terminal illness. And for Brooklyn resident Herskovits, it represented a chance to satisfy his natural urge to give back.
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More than 20 students from the Lander College of Arts and Sciences at Touro in Flatbush gathered to hear first-hand about working in the field of physical therapy (PT) from an experienced practitioner in a presentation organized by the LAS Physical Therapy Club.
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Turning the healing powers of creating art into a viable and rewarding profession was Deborah Elkis-Abuhoff’s topic when the visiting professor spoke at recent art therapy presentation at Touro College’s Lander College of Arts and Sciences in Flatbush (LAS).
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New York, N.Y. – You might think that there would be a playful rivalry between Avi Jacob and his brother, Moshe. After all, each of them was at the top of their respective classes at Touro’s Lander College of Arts & Sciences in Flatbush (LAS). But Avi thinks he’s got the upper hand: Moshe graduated with a 3.97 grade point average. Avi? A perfect 4.0.
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New York, N.Y. – If Aidel Ezagui’s motivation for going to college was not unique, it was, at very least, particularly unusual. 
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At 30, Rachel Freier, a legal secretary in a venerable Manhattan firm, came to a stunning realization. “My brain,” she says, “was bored.”  
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New York, N.Y. – Whereas many college graduates are still struggling with their career plans in the months after commencement, Yosef Dov Gottlieb knew long ago that the legal field was his most logical landing spot. After all, he considers it an extension of one of his life-long passions: Talmud study.
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Since 2010, Touro College has increasingly placed its prelaw students at top-rated law schools. In the last three years, seven of its students have been accepted at Harvard Law School. In 2013 alone, seven students gained admission to law schools ranked in the top 21 in the country by U.S. News and World Report.