Featured Stories tagged with "LCM Students"

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“Touro College is proud and honored to welcome Rabbi Sacks to Lander College for Men/Beis Medrash L’Talmud,” said Dr. Kadish. “A world class talmid chacham  and manhig b’Yisrael, Rabbi Sacks will add immeasurably to the already stellar rabbinic faculty of Lander College for Men. I have every confidence that his leadership and vision will meaningfully impact future generations with his skillful oversight, knowledge and erudition.”
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Now that orientation week is over and students are settling into classes at Lander College for Men, we asked six new students to share a bit about their backgrounds, career plans, and decisions to choose Touro. Take a few seconds to meet Abie, Eli, Akiva, Jordan, Binyamin, and Baruch, and you\'ll see why they represent everything that\'s uniquely LCM.
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Merion Station, PA High school: Ner Yisrael, Baltimore Yeshiva: Yishrei Lev Major: Biology Future Career:  Dentist. "I had a hard mouth to work with as a kid: I broke my two front teeth at age seven and I had braces for almost 6 years. I had to fix a tongue thrust and had multiple dental appliances put in… let’s just say I had lots of experience with dentists.”
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High school: MTA Yeshiva: Shaalvim Major: Math/actuarial studies Future Career: Actuary/engineer
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High School: Ida Crown Yeshiva: Shaarei Mevaseret Major: Psychology Future Career: Chinuch. "I chose chinuch because of the pivotal role my rebbeim have played in my life. They made such an impact on me and gave so much of themselves to me, that I feel as if I have an obligation to share it and pass it along."
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“Ever since I was a kid I was the family IT guy,” Gavriel Forman explained. Forman, a graduate of TABC who spent two years at Yeshivat Reishit, is looking forward to computer classes at LCM. “I don’t know coding yet, so I’m looking forward to learning some languages.” Forman also said he is thinking about a career in chinuch, Jewish education, and he might combine his two interests.
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Few students have the cosmopolitan background of LCM’s Yaacov Bergman. Yaacov was born in Israel and spent three years in Cape Town when his father became a rabbi of a South African shul. “It was amazing,” he recalled. “I could see the ocean from my window.”
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When Tzvi Cohen’s rebbeim in Yeshiva Sha’arei Mevaseret Zion recommended he attend Lander College for Men, Cohen began doing research. “I do a lot of research before I make any decisions,” said Cohen, who is from West Hempstead, NY.
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Lander College for Men welcomed their newest class to the school last month. During their week-long orientation, the new students learned about balancing their dual curriculum and what to expect from a school that places strong emphasis on learning Torah and pursuing a secular education. During a make-your-own-sushi dinner, we caught up with several students and spoke with them about their backgrounds and why they chose LCM.
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Students at Lander College for Men (LCM) began their college career by learning how to balance fulfilling limudei kodesh classes with rigorous academics. Speakers during the orientation spoke both about the chiyuv of Talmud Torah and the need to plan for a successful career. Students said they chose LCM for the ability to pursue a college education in a warm yeshiva environment.