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Issue of March 12, 2010/ 26 Adar 5770 Rabbi Dovid Goldwasser is renowned as a radio personality, public speaker, adviser on eating disorders and instructor at Touro College. His most recent … more
On the itineraries of Jewish travelers, Croatia lacks the depth of Jewish experiences found in Poland, Czech Republic and Hungary, but in early June, four students from Touro’s Lander College for Women traveled to the 20-year-old Balkan country to visit its Jewish community, which numbers approximately 2,500, mostly in the capital city of Zagreb. more
Dr. Bernard Lander was one of the longest-serving college administrators in the country, leading Touro College from its founding in 1971 until his death at age 94 last February. A rabbi and sociologist by training, he used his Jewish and secular careers to create and nurture a leading institution of learning in the Jewish community. more
Touro mourns its founder By Michael Orbach Issue of February 12, 2010/ 28 Shvat 5770 Even a death of a 94-year-old can come as a shock, leaving family, friends and a entire community at … more
Touro College’s School of Health Sciences presented 422 degrees at a commencement ceremony on Sept. 10 on Long Island, at the Tilles Performing Arts Center in Brookville.  The … more
Long Island’s Touro Law Center and its Jewish Law Institute are planning a two-day national conference that will cover the path-breaking career of Justice Louis Brandeis, on the 100th … more
Anti-Israel bias in world media and the American response to it was explored at a well-attended forum on Manhattan’s Upper West Side, featuring Touro College president Dr. Alan Kadish and Rep. … more
Dr. Henry Abramson, dean of Touro’s Lander College of Arts and Sciences, resumes his Jewish history lecture series in the Five Towns community this week. Abramson’s free … more
In 1941, hundreds of students from European yeshivos traveled to the Far East to escape Nazi persecution. Before reaching Shanghai, they temporarily settled in Kobe, on the Japanese island of Honshu. … more
Dr. Henry Cohen of Woodmere will become Dean of the Touro College of Pharmacy next Jan. 1, Touro President Dr. Alan Kadish announced. Cohen, who will serve Touro in a consultant capacity until … more
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