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Wellness Fair Offers Wealth of Health Tips For Touro Employees

March 27, 2015
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Scores of Touro College employees who had questions about their cholesterol, blood pressure, or back pain, among other health concerns, came to the right place on March 25 for Touro’s first annual Employee Spring Wellness Fair, sponsored by Human Resources. The purpose of the event was to  integrate tools for education, fitness, sickness prevention, and healthy living to encourage everyone to make smarter choices.

Touro Law Names New Director of Digital Legal Education

March 24, 2015
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Professor Jack Graves to Oversee Digital Lawyering Curriculum and Content

Lander College for Men Holds Second Annual Model Beis Din Competition

March 23, 2015
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New York, N.Y. – Consider: A pilot in the Israeli air force is sent on a mission to destroy an enemy platoon. As he is en route and outside the range of communications, the air force learns that the intelligence was flawed and the target is actually an area populated by civilians.

Lander College for Men Dedicates Beis Medrash in Honor of Touro Founder Dr. Bernard Lander ZT”L

March 22, 2015
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New York, N.Y. –The Lander College for Men (LCM)-Beis Medrash L’Talmud dedicated its beis medrash in honor of the fifth yahrzeit of Rabbi Dr. Bernard Lander ZT”L, founder and first president of The Touro College and University System. The dedication was made possible by a generous donation from Zvi Ryzman, his wife Betty and their family. 

Graduate School of Social Work Students Join Forces for March Legislative Action Day in Albany

March 20, 2015
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New York, N.Y. – Brenda Davis, 64, and Aris Johnson, 52, joined 19 of their social work classmates, several faculty and alumni on a trip to Albany last week to meet with elected officials to advocate for loan forgiveness, and the passage of the New York State “Dream Act.”

Touro Law Receives Grant From the Berg Foundation Grant Money to Fund Public Interest Fellowships

March 19, 2015
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Central Islip, N.Y. – Touro Law Center is the recipient of a grant from the David A. Berg Foundation, Dean Patricia Salkin announced today. The grant, in the amount of $48,000, will be used to fund David Berg Public Interest Fellows for the summer of 2015.

Young Professionals Meet, Greet, & Learn About Touro

March 17, 2015
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March 17, 2015 –Young professionals from the worlds of medicine, business, and fashion gathered for a lively cocktail reception on New York’s Upper West Side recently to learn about Touro College and University System.  

Two Touro Law Students Selected as 2015 New York City Bar Association Diversity Fellows

March 03, 2015
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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. 

Touro Law and LexisNexis Form Unique Alliance to Support Law School Incubators and Residency Programs

March 01, 2015
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Central Islip, NY – Touro Law Center’s International Justice Center for Postgraduate Development (IJCPD) and LexisNexis® Legal & Professional have announced an alliance to provide postgraduate development programs – such as law school incubator and residency programs – with the opportunity to offer essential legal research tools and services to young attorneys supporting their participation in social justice programs and formation of their first practices.

Touro Law 2L Vanessa Cavallaro Receives Asarch Scholarship From the New York Bar Foundation

February 19, 2015
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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.