Featured Stories tagged with "alumni"

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The first female Hasidic judge in the state of New York is a proud graduate of Lander College of Arts and Sciences. 
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Lander College of Arts and Sciences (LAS) summa-cum-laude graduate Martin E. Friedlander, Esq., a prominent attorney who specializes in Family and Matrimonial Law, recently lectured at "The Jewish Community Confronts Violence and Abuse" conference at the Ramada Hotel in Jerusalem in December 2014.
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She might be only 24, but Ariella Schiller already has two critically acclaimed Jewish best-sellers to her name. 
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For the third year in a row, Lander College of Arts and Sciences (LAS) students have been volunteering to assist low-income taxpayers file their taxes through VITA, the national Volunteer Income Tax Assistance IRS program. This year, VITA’s LAS volunteers recovered $320,000 in tax refunds—$80,000 more than what they were able to recover in 2013, and more than double what they recovered in 2012.
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Karen Chyzhyk-Bleich emigrated from Minsk, Belarus to pursue a career in art therapy. At Lander College of Arts and Sciences (LAS)-Flatbush, she majored in psychology and minored in visual arts, graduating in 2015 with an Art Excellence Award. Currently, Karen is earning her master’s in Hofstra University’s Creative Arts Therapy program. In this interview, the alumna spoke to us about her art background, experience at LAS, and first semester at Hofstra. 
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As an established leader and successful professional, Yossef Newman came back to the place where it all began.
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After her sister’s death from acute Leukemia, Nechama Silverstein felt herself drawn to science and medicine. After graduating from Prospect Park Bnos Leah High School, Silverstein wanted a rigorous academic program without having to compromise her religious identity. She chose Lander College of Arts and Sciences (LAS) in Flatbush where she found a program that challenged her, professors that inspired her, and a path to a stellar professional career.