What sparks your interest?

Chances are, we have a group for that. (And if we don’t, you can help us create one.) 

Student Government

Elected by their peers to represent student interests, the Student Government sponsors events like chagigas and mesibas, campus speakers, and other organized activities, like barbecues, talent shows and game night, throughout the year.

2023-2024 SGO 

President: Sam Davis
VP: Adriel Kohananoo
Treasurer: Akiva Goldshmidt
Secretary/communications: Hillel Pinsky
Athletic coordinator: Aaron Sebagg
Upper class reps: Akiva luchins, Matan Schiller, David menaged, Josh Aziz
Under class reps: Benjamin Ariel, Benjamin Fuzaylov
Beis medrash reps: Dovi Lapp, Max Landsberg

ACM Computer Science Club

Tech-savvy students interested in how computers affect and shape contemporary society will feel at home here. Over the course of a year, students will help simulate the computer science work experience by collectively developing a single program/app. President: Josh Goldmeir 

The Lander Chronicle

Not just a campus paper but a forum for sharing ideas and opinions across campus, The Chronicle offers a glimpse into the conversation and community on campus.

The State of Things

Scholarly research and original ideas welcome. An annual journal published by and featuring the work of students, The State of Things shows the depth of thought and analysis our students bring to the College.

Academic Clubs

Open to all students regardless of major, the Marketing, Biology, Accounting, and Psychology Clubs provide excellent venues to talk with your peers about your academic work and interests outside of the classroom.

2019-2020 Academic Clubs:

  • Accounting: Making your ride into the accounting world easier with the help of fellow students, alumni, and professors, solving your everyday accounting problems. President: Mish Apsan.
  • Biology: Better prepare students for medical and dental school with useful tips and ideas from different speakers. President: Avraham Boroosan.
  • Psychology: Through the guidance of world-renowned professors and scholars, offering graduate school guidance, research opportunities and additional information about new areas in psychology. President: Daniel Gabay.
  • Engineering: Learn about practical applications of engineering in the real world as well as work as a team to assemble and calculate fascinating mechanisms. President: Tzvi Cohen.

Accounting Club

Our goal is to bring in speakers who majored in accounting and went on to various careers. This will give students the ability to hear first-hand accounts of what could be done with their degree. President: Josh Aziz

Art Club

The art club is open to all Lander College for Men students. In the art club, we created a safe space to explore diverse art mediums, creativity, and self-expression. We host private and school-wide events and bring in local NYC artists who educate us about art and their areas of expertise. President: Yisroel Krug


Many of our students are also fine athletes. The Director of Athletics supervises several intramural programs, which can even be taken for college credit. We have programs in football, baseball, basketball, physical conditioning, and others.

Bowling Club

The Lander College for Men Bowling Club is a student-run organization that provides a fun and competitive environment for students to enjoy the sport of bowling. The club is open to all students, regardless of experience level. The club is a great way to meet new people, make friends, and have fun while learning a new sport. The club is also a great way to relieve stress and get some exercise. Presidents: Dan Trapunsky, Jason DiGiacomo, Marc Landsberg

Chess Club

A place where you can get together with your friends to de-stress and play chess. Advanced or beginning payers are both welcome, and we will pair you up accordingly. President: Benyamin Borochov

Creative Writing

A club to foster writing skills in any medium and receive feedback from your peers. President: Asher Horovitz.

Dental Club

The Dental Society of LCM aims to create a platform and space that inspires pre-dental students about the profession they are heading into. We plan to host events such as speeches from dentists in the field, volunteer opportunities, and other events that connect other likeminded pre-dental students together. President: Ethan Kohanteb

Finance Club

The Finance Club is all about bridging the gap between academia and real -world finance by fostering insightful and personable conversations that provide clarity about career opportunities in the field. President: Yisrael Price

Golf Club

The Lander golf club's mission is to provide a supportive environment where members of all skill levels can improve their golf game. It aims to create a healthy atmosphere of camaraderie built around a shared passion for golf! Presidents: Yaakov Freiberg, Matan Shiller

Martial Arts Club

Martial Arts is about perseverance, confidence, and comradery. We aim to bring students together to learn skills that will give them confidence. Last year we brought in a professional boxing coach, Coach Jose Garcia, this year we plan to do the same and more! If you're looking to learn self-defense, gain confidence, or make new friends then this is the club for you. Presidents: David Gastman, Ari Allswang

Music Club

With the Nachas Ruach Music Club, you can connect with fellow musicians on campus, either casually or in weekly jam sessions. Help make college kumzitzes and events livelier with the sounds of music! We welcome players of all skill levels. President: Doniel Filreis Baruch, Zev Ledereich

Pedagogy Club (Not official yet)

This club serves to act as a network for students planning to go into Chinuch to understand what programs and seminars are available to them to prepare them for this field. The club also allows students to use each other as mentors for advice in approaching the task of educating future youth. President: Aharon Luchins

Public Speaking

Wanting to leave an impression on an audience? Basic public speaking skills are necessary in the world, and you can learn from the very best here in the Public Speaking club. Join today to start speaking with "Pazazz". President: Maor Neim


Led by Rav Tanenbaum, this chaburah learns a piece of רמב"ן each week in depth. President: Meir Sears.

Real Estate

Understand the different facets of real estate and learn the skills required to be successful in the business. President: Elie Reiner.

Scientific Notation

The Scientific Notation is a biweekly newsletter that showcases various aspects of science, written and edited by students. Through this newsletter, students share their passion for science, explore cuttingedge research, and engage readers in thought-provoking articles. President: Eliezer Yampel, Adriel Kohananoo

Strategic Gaming

The Strategic Gaming Club is a student organization that aims to enrich the academic, social, and mental well-being of its members through the enjoyment of board games and role-playing games (RPGs). We believe that these games offer opportunities for creativity, collaboration, problem-solving, and social skill development, as well as a sense of community and belonging. President: Club Yackov Lazar 

Technology Society

Learn histories and implementations of various technologies. Explore various programs and practices ("pro tips") to enhance the user's computer experience. President: Simon Feder.

Interested in learning more?

Rabbi Ariel Kopitnikoff
Assistant Dean for Student Life