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Grisell Hernandez is Recipient of the Bristol-Myers Squibb Diversity & Inclusion Summer Legal Internship.
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Central Islip, N.Y.–The Law Center’s 2016 Commencement speaker is Mark C. Zauderer, a high-profile litigator and name partner at the Manhattan boutique firm Flemming Zulack Williamson Zauderer LLP. Additionally, Brooklyn Borough President Eric L. Adams will receive the degree of Doctor of Laws honoris causa at this year’s commencement ceremony. Touro Law Center’s 2016 Commencement is Sunday, May 29 at noon, at the Tilles Center for the Performing Arts in Greenvale, Long Island, NY.
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Central Islip, N.Y. – Touro Law Center is pleased to announce a newly formed collaboration with the Shanghai Institute of Foreign Trade (SIFT) in China, a public institute of higher learning founded in 1960 that boosts a large undergraduate population as well as its own law school. Shanghai Institute of Foreign Trade Vice President Xu Xiaowei came to Touro Law on Thursday, April 25 to sign the official agreement. 
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Central Islip, NY – Touro Law Center Dean Patricia Salkin is pleased to announce several new scholarships for students totaling $55K. Touro Law adjunct professors Ilene Sherwyn Cooper and her husband Mitchell J. Cooper have created the Dr. and Mrs. Albert Sherwyn and Joseph Cooper Scholarship Fund. This endowed scholarship will be awarded to a deserving student with a grade point average of at least 3.5. Additional money has been awarded to Touro Law for scholarships through the Milton Handler Foundation and three smaller foundations. These recent scholarship donations bring the total scholarship monies raised in the past two years to $1.6M.
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Central Islip, N.Y. – Touro Law Center is pleased to announce new and revamped clinical programs that since this fall are providing twice the amount of clinical offerings for students. New clinics have been created in subject areas including bankruptcy, criminal defense, criminal prosecution, federal prosecution and immigration law. In addition Touro Law’s not-for-profit clinic has been revamped to include a small business component and the Veterans’ and Servicemembers’ Rights Clinic has been revitalized this semester.  Other clinic offerings include a nationally recognized disaster law clinic, an elder law clinic, the family law clinic, the disabilities law clinic, a foreclosure clinic and a senior citizens program.
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Central Islip, N.Y. – Touro Law Center students Ingrid Tatiana Medina and Alexis Bullard have been selected as 2015 New York City Bar Association Diversity Fellows. Ms. Medina will be working with New York Life Insurance Company and Ms. Bullard will be working with Bank of New York Mellon. 
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Central Islip, NY –Touro Law Center is pleased to announce two newly created $25,000 scholarships for Touro Law students: the Tsunis Family Scholarship which will support students interested in land use and/or real estate law and the Joseph M. Marger ’89 Scholarship which will support students interested in corporate or business law. These endowed scholarships add to more than $1M in new student scholarships raised over the past year, including four in the past six weeks. 
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Central Islip, NY –Several Touro Law faculty members have been named to key leadership roles in the Association of American Law Schools (AALS), a nonprofit whose mission is to uphold and advance excellence in legal education. Dean Patricia Salkin stated, “Touro Law faculty are active and engaged leaders in legal education reform and best practices. I am proud of their continued contributions to the legal profession and to legal education.”
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Central Islip, N.Y. – Touro Law Center Dean Patricia Salkin is pleased to announce that second-year, full-time student Vanessa Cavallaro has been awarded the New York Bar Foundation’s 2014 Honorable Joel K. Asarch Elder Law and Special Needs Section Scholarship.
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Central Islip, NY – Touro Law Center is the recipient of a $100,000 grant from the Unitarian Universalist Veatch Program at Shelter Rock Dean Patricia Salkin announced today. The grant will enable the Immigration Law Clinic to provide legal representation to unaccompanied minors related to their legal status under the Immigration and Naturalization Act.