Central Islip, N.Y. – Touro Law students are providing free tax help to low and moderate income community members who need help preparing their own tax returns through the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program (VITA). Through this public service project, sponsored by the United States Internal Revenue Service and being overseen by Bethpage Federal Credit Union, more than 25 student volunteers have been trained and can file tax returns directly from the law school, a designated site for the program. This is the fifth year Touro Law students have participated in the project.
Vallejo, CA – Touro University California’s (TUC) College of Pharmacy has been announced as winner of the Script Your Future Team Challenge’s “Health Disparities, Under-Represented Community Outreach Award,” which engages health profession students and faculty in developing creative ideas for raising awareness about medication adherence as a critical public health issue.
On Tuesday, June 11, Touro College Berlin will present 27 graduates of its bachelor and master degree programs with their diplomas and also celebrate its 10th anniversary.
On Tuesday (11 June) Touro College Berlin will present 27 graduates of its bachelor and master degree programmes with their diplomas and also celebrate its 10th anniversary. - See more at: http://www.noodls.com/viewNoodl/18947900/foreign-office-of-the-federal-republic-of-germany/touro-college-berlin-celebrates-its-10th-anniversary#sthash.wCSwHJCD.dpuf
Central Islip, NY - On Sunday, May 25, Touro Law Center celebrated the class of 2014 at the 32nd annual commencement ceremony. This year’s graduation, held at the Tilles Center for the Performing Arts, honored 172 Juris Doctor candidates, 9 candidates for the LL.M. in U.S. Legal Studies as well as several December 2013 candidates including 29 Juris Doctor candidates, 1 LL.M. and 6 LL.M. in U.S. Legal Studies.
Central Islip, NY - Touro Law Center Dean Patricia Salkin is pleased to announce that the Hagedorn Foundation has awarded a $40,000 grant to support immigration law training and legal services through Touro Law’s incubator in Hauppauge, the Community Justice Center (CJC). The funds will enable Touro Law alumni practicing in the CJC to receive intensive training on representing clients with immigration issues in order to prepare them to represent clients in a law-bono fee arrangement.
Touro University Nevada’s (TUN) School of Occupational Therapy will exhibit one-of-a-kind inventions that students have designed and built to benefit disabled individuals at the Assistive Technology Fair on Wednesday, June 12 from 9 A.M. to 11 A.M.
This summer, students can embark on a memorable learning experience with Touro College Berlin Holocaust Studies Program, July 25-August 9. Students will participate in an engaging and enriching academic curriculum while earning college credit at the American Campus of Touro College in Berlin.
Central Islip, NY – Touro Law Center Dean Patricia Salkin announced that Erica Edwards-O’Neal ’99 will serve as the new Director of Alumni and Donor Relations in the Office of Institutional Advancement. She will also remain as the Director of Diversity and Inclusion.