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Philanthropist Alex Rovt and His Family Donate Significant Gift to Touro’s Lander College of Arts & Sciences

November 27, 2018
Flatbush Campus Named for Rovt’s parents

Real estate investor and international businessman Dr. Alex Rovt and his family made a significant contribution to Touro College, the College announced today. Touro’s Lander College of Arts & Sciences in Flatbush campus was renamed in memory of Rovt’s parents, Simon and Lenke Roth, A’’H.

Touro Professor Tom Rozinski Named President of Northeast Association of Pre-Law Advisors

October 03, 2018
New role recognizes Rozinski's commitment to improving law school education

Thomas (Tom) Rozinski, JD, MA, pre-law advisor and associate professor of Political Science at Touro’s Lander Colleges, was recently elected President of the largest pre-law advising association in the country. His new role with the Northeast Association of Pre-Law Advisors (NAPLA) recognizes his dedication to students and commitment to improving undergraduate and law school education.

Over 700 Graduates Celebrate at Touro’s Lander Colleges Commencement

May 31, 2018
College President Urges Grads to Embrace Their Roles in Enriching Society, Projecting Jewish Values Onto Broader World

New York City—The rain couldn’t dampen the smiles when Touro's Lander Colleges celebrated their 44th Annual Commencement at Lincoln Center’s David Geffen Hall. Six hundred fourteen students graduated with bachelor’s degrees and 111 students earned associate degrees, as an audience of 1,900 family members and friends joined the celebration.

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.