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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High school: MTA Yeshiva: Shaalvim Major: Math/actuarial studies Future Career: Actuary/engineer
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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: 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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As the last days of Sukkot wound down, we caught up with four Lander College for Men students who just started their LCM experience with the Fall 2018 semester, to discuss their aspirations and goals for their college experiences. The four students hail from New York, Georgia, New Jersey, and Maryland and while each student had a different reason for choosing LCM, each spoke of how they wanted to balance a rigorous academic curriculum with an equally rigorous yeshiva experience.  As Ariel Bergman summed it up, “I wanted a place where I could get a really strong education to set me up to pursue a career, but also grow in my Torah learning.”
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Aharon Davidson grew up in Atlanta, Georgia, and spent two years in Israel after graduating from the Atlanta Jewish Academy. “It definitely took some getting used to,” said Davidson about his Israel experience, “But at the end of Shana Bet I didn’t want to leave.”
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Ariel Bergman managed to divide his childhood and teenage years between three places: Israel, England and, most recently, Baltimore. “I developed this ability to adjust to different surroundings,” said Bergman who spent last year in Israel.
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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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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.