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Central Islip, NY – Touro Law Center is pleased to announce Jared Scotto has received the Outstanding Student Award for the 2011-2012 academic year by the Clinical Legal Education Association (CLEA). The award is presented to a student of each CLEA member school who excels at a clinical course and goes above and beyond in every aspect of the clinical experience. Jared participated in the Veterans’ and Servicemembers’ Rights Clinic, working closely with Professor John Gresham to serve veterans in complicated and sensitive legal matters.
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Jewish Law Institute’s Distinguished Lecture Series to Host Nathan Lewin on March 20, 2012 at 5:30 pm.
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Central Islip, N.Y. – Touro Law Center and the University of Central Florida (UCF) are pleased to announce the creation of a three-plus-three accelerated law program. This newly established academic program will offer significant advantages to interested, qualifying students. The program will provide the opportunity to qualified UCF students to seamlessly complete a UCF Legal Studies B.A. or B.S. and a Touro Law Center J.D. degree in six rather than seven years.
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Central Islip, NY – New York Chief Judge Jonathan Lippman and Chief Administrative Judge A. Gail Prudenti recently announced their new initiative to mandate 50 hours of pro bono work for every law student in the state of New York and appointed Touro Law Professor and former Dean Lawrence Raful the Director of the New York State Courts’ Pro Bono Initiative. Professor Raful will oversee the program for the initial two years and rule on questions and requests for exceptions and approvals statewide.
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Central Islip, NY - The Law Center will mark Holocaust Remembrance Day (Yom Hashoah), with a talk by former US Representative Elizabeth Holtzman, “The Holocaust and Nazi War Criminals--the Search for them in the US and Unfinished Business,” Tuesday, April 9, 12:30 p.m., Faculty Conference Room. This event is free of charge and open to the public.
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Central Islip, NY – Touro Law Center’s 16th Annual Goods and Services auction, held on March 24 at the law school, raised more than $55,000. All proceeds from the auction benefit Touro Law’s Public Interest Law Fellowship Program, awarding stipends to students who are dedicated to helping others through public service work during the summer. In addition, eight attorneys from local law firms were honored for their dedication to public interest and pro bono work through the Public Interest Attorney of the Year Recognition Program, led by auction co-chair Lois Schlissel, Esq., managing partner of Meyer, Suozzi, English, Klein, P.C.
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Central Islip, NY - Touro Law Center is pleased to announce that first year students Jeanine Joseph and Aliza Anwar received New York City Bar Diversity Fellowships. Aliza Anwar received placement with the New York City Law Department and Jeanine Joseph secured employment with Perkins Coie.
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Valhalla, N.Y. – A new program aimed at educating health care providers in the management of obesity in their practices may be the first of its kind to successfully integrate technologies from several different disciplines into a powerful, field-tested kit of tools.
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Central Islip, NY – Touro Law Center will present the Bruce K. Gould Book Award to Ken Gormley, author of The Death of American Virtue: Clinton vs. Starr, on Wednesday, April 21, 2010 starting at 5:30 pm. The celebration will include a book signing, lecture and award presentation as well as a reception.
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Central Islip, NY – Touro Law Center is hosting a 3-day conference “Persecution Through Prosecution: Alfred Dreyfus, Leo Frank and the Infernal Machine” in Paris, France from July 5 – July 7, 2011. The conference is co-sponsored by the American Jewish Committee (AJC), the Representative Council of French Jewish Institutions (CRIF) and SciencesPo and has received the high patronage of Mr. Nicolas Sarkozy, President of the French Republic. SNCF, the French National Railway Corporation, also has provided generous support for the conference.
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