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Helene Weinreb Named 2018 Valedictorian of the School for Women at Lander College of Arts and Sciences

May 14, 2018
Future Physical Therapist to be Honored at Commencement

Although Helene (Chanie) Weinreb chose Lander College of Arts and Sciences (LAS) in Flatbush for its convenience to her home in nearby Madison, Brooklyn, she quickly fell in love with the school and seized every opportunity it offered. This spring Helene is reaping the rewards of her hard work as the valedictorian of Lander College of Arts and Sciences Women’s Division.

"Touro Prepared Me For My Career And For Life"

May 14, 2018
Future Dentist to be Honored at LAS Commencement

At an early age, Betzalel Krasnow of Lawrence learned that he would need extensive--and expensive--dental work.  After a full regimen of orthodontics, bone grafts and implants, he flashes a million dollar smile and is on his way to a career as a dentist.

UK Chief Rabbi Mirvis Addresses Lander Graduates at 42nd Commencement Exercises

June 06, 2016

New York, N.Y. – Touro College conferred Rabbi Ephraim Mirvis, the Chief Rabbi of the United Hebrew Congregations of the Commonwealth of the United Kingdom, with an honorary doctorate at the annual commencement exercises at David Geffen Hall in Lincoln Center on Monday, May 30, 2016. 

Rabbi Ephraim Mirvis, Chief Rabbi of UK, to Receive Honorary Degree at 42nd Annual Commencement Exercises of Touro’s Lander Colleges

April 21, 2016

New York, N.Y. – Touro College President and CEO Dr. Alan Kadish announced today that Rabbi Ephraim Mirvis, the Chief Rabbi of the United Hebrew Congregations of the Commonwealth of the United Kingdom, will receive an honorary degree and address the graduates of the 42nd annual commencement exercises at David Geffen Hall in Lincoln Center on May 30th, 2016.

Touro Chapter of Omicron Delta Epsilon Inducts New Members

March 22, 2016

New York, N.Y.– Fifty Touro College students from the Lander College of Arts & Sciences–Flatbush (LAS) were inducted into the annual class of Omicron Delta Epsilon (ODE), the International Honor Society in Economics. 

Dean Goldschmidt of Touro’s Lander College in Flatbush Honored by Brooklyn Borough President

December 11, 2015

New York, N.Y.— Dr. Robert Goldschmidt, executive dean of Touro’s Lander College of Arts and Sciences in Flatbush and the vice president for planning and assessment of Touro College, was honored as a Brooklyn Business Cornerstone by Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams at a recent ceremony at Borough Hall.

Touro Students, Alumni Meet with Employers at Lander College Career Fair

November 12, 2015
Students and alumni met with prospective employers.

New York, N.Y. – More than a hundred and forty students and alumni met with prospective employers at the Touro College career fair at the Lander College for Women-The Anna Ruth and Mark Hasten School. 

Lander College of Arts & Sciences to Host Free Community Lecture Series on Jewish History

October 19, 2015

New York, N.Y.—Touro’s Lander College of Arts and Sciences in Flatbush (LAS) is introducing a weekly lecture series, “Jewish History @ Avenue J.” Presented by LAS academic dean Henry Abramson, the lectures will be open to the community and free of charge. 

NY State Senator Simcha Felder to Join Faculty of Touro’s Lander College of Arts & Sciences

October 19, 2015

New York, N.Y. – New York State Senator Simcha Felder will join the faculty of the Lander College of Arts and Sciences (LAS) in Flatbush, a division of Touro College,  as an assistant professor of management. Felder will also serve as an assistant dean of recruitment, the College announced today. 

LAS Alum Shulem Rosenbaum Wins Elijah Watt Sells Award for Top Performers on CPA Exam

June 23, 2015

New York, N.Y. – The American Institute of CPAs (AICPA) announced recently that Shulem Rosenbaum, an alumnus of the Lander College of Arts and Sciences-Flatbush (LAS), was a winner of the 2014 Elijah Watt Sells award bestowed upon the top scorers on the Uniform CPA examination.