Featured Stories tagged with "Lander College for Women LCW"

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What does it mean to be a Jewish woman? This was the question pondered by Hanah Brasch in her speech to the Jewish Council for Public Affairs (JCPA) during the Chair’s Dinner this past Sunday. As it does each year, Touro sponsored a session – this one focusing on energy – at the plenum. And, as traditional, a student is chosen to speak. This year the honor went to Hanah, a student and recipient of the Presidential Scholar award at Lander College for Women.  Her journey to Judaism and as a Jewish woman stresses the need to “bring hands together” among the women of her faith, as outlined in her speech:
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A native of the Philippines, Raya Gilan isn’t your typical student in a small Jewish college in Manhattan. Then again, the more you hear her story the more you realize that almost nothing about her is typical. 
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New York, N.Y. – For as long as she can remember, Raphaela “Raphi” Abramson has been bothered by inequality. Whether that inequality expressed itself as racism or an income gap didn’t matter, it got under her skin.
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Surrounded by family, faculty and staff, Lander College for Women graduates gathered one last time as students at the school. Before donning cap and gown to walk the few short blocks to the commencement ceremony at Lincoln Center, the Dean, Dr. Marian Stoltz-Loike spoke to the crowd of 150, addressing the graduates, firing them up to remake the world and leave their mark on it. Judging from the decorations on some caps, it’s a message that’s been imbued in them throughout their stay at LCW and one they’re eager to take on.
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On the morning of commencement, graduates walked into the auditorium for one last time as students to celebrate with family, friends, and faculty at a pre-graduation reception at Lander College for Women—the Anna Ruth and Mark Hasten School (LCW). 
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Dare to dream, and work to make your dreams come true. Strive for excellence. Ask as many questions as you can when you start a new position. Don\'t be afraid to take risks. Talk to friends everywhere: knowing people helps you get ahead. Think before you act: You can\'t google a thought process. Never stop reading. Learn to code. The faculty and staff of Lander College for Women--The Anna Ruth and Mark Hasten School (LCW) share some advice with the class of 2015. 
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Rabbi Elihu Marcus was remembered at a memorial service on Oct. 9, as a kind, caring man who inspired his students to greater heights of Torah learning and Jewish observance during the time he taught at Lander College for Women-The Anna Ruth and Mark Hasten School (LCW).
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As the Lander College for Women/Anna Ruth and Mark Hasten School Class of 2014 graduates, faculty and staff look forward to seeing the mark these newest alumna will leave on the world, and wish them well. 
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Rabbi Reuven Boshnack wears many hats. Rabbi, psychologist, college professor, author, father and husband are some of his official titles. His unofficial ones include spiritual mentor, gifted Torah educator, guitarist, chicken cutlet chef and tour guide. “Really though,” he says, about his current position as an educator for the Orthodox Union’s JLIC (Jewish Learning Initiative on Campus) at Brooklyn College, “My wife, Shira, and I see ourselves as being uniquely privileged to service one of the most dynamic and diverse communities anywhere.”
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June 27, 2013 – In a festive and intimate celebration, 14 students from Touro College’s Lander College of Arts & Sciences (LAS), Lander College for Women (LCW), Lander College for Men (LCM), and New York School of Career and Applied Studies (NYSCAS) were inducted into the college’s chapter of Phi Alpha Theta, an honor society for those studying history.