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. 

Touro’s Lander Colleges Celebrate 41st Commencement

June 04, 2015
Touro College celebrated its 41st annual Commencement exercises at Avery Fisher Hall in Lincoln Center.

New York, NY—Touro College celebrated its 41st annual Commencement exercises at Avery Fisher Hall in Lincoln Center on Sunday, May 31, awarding a total of 647 baccalaureate and associate degrees to graduates from Lander College for Men in Kew Gardens Hills (LCM); Lander College for Women-The Anna Ruth and Mark Hasten School in Manhattan (LCW); Lander College of Arts & Sciences-Flatbush (LAS Men’s and Women’s divisions); the School for Lifelong Education in Brooklyn; and Machon L’Parnasa-Institute for Professional Studies.

Moshe Jacob Named Valedictorian of Lander College of Arts & Sciences in Flatbush-Men's Division

May 29, 2015

New York, N.Y. – For a long time, Moshe Jacob planned on becoming a lawyer. His strong analytical skills and ability to think critically were compelling indications that he would thrive in the legal field. 

Naomi Broker Named Valedictorian of Lander College of Arts & Sciences

May 27, 2015

New York, N.Y. – As a volunteer at the Mount Sinai Beth Israel Hospital in Brooklyn, it pained Naomi Broker to see patients so afraid to fall that they refused to walk, eventually losing the ability to do so altogether and confining themselves to wheelchairs.

Dr. Henry Abramson Appointed Dean of Lander College of Arts & Sciences

August 18, 2014

New York, N.Y. – Touro College announced today that Henry (Hillel) Abramson, Ph.D., has been appointed academic dean of the Lander College of Arts & Sciences in Flatbush (LAS). Dr. Abramson had previously served as dean of academic affairs and student services for Touro College South in Miami, Fla. since 2006.

Taking the Toll out of Taxes

February 04, 2014

When Touro College students ended their training in late January, they became qualified to perform what for many is a daunting task.