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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New York, N.Y.– Perhaps the greatest indication that Yaffa Leah Pacht is destined for success is her refusal to give up.
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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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1)      Where do you teach? What classes are you teaching this semester? I teach six courses at Lander College for Women–Legal Principles, American Politics, State and Local Government and classes on the three branches of government—Executive, Legislative and Judicial.
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At first Dina Beck-Billig wanted to be a doctor, but after careful consideration she decided to find an alternative path. It wasn’t that the prospect of a career in medicine didn’t excite her anymore; it did. Rather, she couldn’t see herself waiting to get through medical school and the prolonged road to becoming a licensed physician when she wanted to get started on the path to helping people right away.
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New York, N.Y. – The Lander College for Women-The Anna Ruth and Mark Hasten School (LCW), New York Medical College and Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons recently hosted an innovative conference entitled “The Future of Reproductive Medicine: A Jewish Perspective.” 
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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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When visiting colleges her senior year in high school, Samantha Gursky sat in on one of Dr. David Luchins\' political science classes on her stop at Touro College. She wasn’t particularly interested in politics at the time, but she thought it was the most appealing class being offered during her visit.
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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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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).