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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.

Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine Names Preclinical Dean

February 12, 2015
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New York, N.Y. – Robert Goldberg, DO, executive dean of Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine (TouroCOM), today announced the appointment of Arthur Prancan, Ph.D. as preclinical dean of the medical school.

Touro College Graduate School of Social Work Takes Part in Tenth Annual ‘HOPE’ Survey

February 11, 2015
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New York, N.Y. – Students, faculty, administrators and support staff from the Touro College Graduate School of Social Work braved freezing temperatures from midnight until the wee hours of the morning Monday to help New York City with its annual count of the numbers of homeless living on the streets, and offering to take them to shelters.

Touro College to Honor Black History Month with Civil and Voting Rights Symposium

February 11, 2015
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NEW YORK, NY – As the national discourse over civil and voting rights reaches a critical stage, Touro College will convene a symposium that highlights the progress and ongoing challenges of the movement and offers solutions for the future.

Touro Law Hires Practitioner in Residence for Mortgage & Foreclosure Clinic

February 11, 2015
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Central Islip, N.Y. – Touro Law Center Dean Patricia Salkin is pleased to announce the appointment of Joan Clay as Practitioner in Residence for the Mortgage and Foreclosure Clinic. 

Touro University Nevada Appoints Dr. Raymond W. Alden III as Provost

January 27, 2015
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LAS VEGAS – Touro University Nevada (TUN) is pleased to announce the appointment of Raymond W. Alden III, Ph.D., as Provost at the Henderson campus.

Graduate School of Social Work Creates Fellowship for Orthodox Community’s Mental Health Needs

January 21, 2015
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New York, N.Y. – The Touro College Graduate School of Social Work (GSSW) has created a special fellowship for members of Nefesh, the international network of Orthodox mental health professionals.  The announcement was made by the School’s Founding Dean, Dr. Steven Huberman, at the organization’s 18th Annual International Conference held recently on Long Island.

New Adjunct Professors Announced at Touro Law

January 21, 2015
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Central Islip, NY – Touro Law Center Dean Patricia Salkin is pleased to announce four new outstanding adjunct professors have joined the faculty and will be teaching courses in the spring semester. The new adjunct professors are: Nancy Burner, who will teach the Trusts and Estates Practice Module; The Hon. Chris Ann Kelley, who will teach Selected Topics in Criminal Justice; Anthony La Pinta who will teach Trial Practice – Criminal; and Jim Montes, who will teach Drafting Commercial Documents this semester. 

Touro Law Announces Two New Scholarships

December 11, 2014
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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. 

The Role of Social Work When Disaster Strikes

December 11, 2014
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A select group of highly-trained social workers and mental healthcare professionals were in the spotlight at the Touro College Graduate School of Social Work (GSSW) Community Day event, “When Disaster Strikes: The Role of Social Work,” held at the school’s midtown campus in Manhattan on Nov. 24.