News and Stories

Stay up to date with the latest news and hear stories about the students, faculty, and staff at Touro Nevada.

Touro University Nevada Physical Therapy Students Launch Clinic

Jan 19, 2012

Touro University Nevada (TUN) physical therapy students are offering a free clinic for those in the local community that have exceeded allotted insurance coverage for physical therapy or currently do not have insurance.

Touro University Nevada Honors Graduates at Winter Commencement

Nov 1, 2011

More than 80 students, including the first class of the Master of Camp Administration and Leadership program, will graduate at the Touro University Nevada winter commencement ceremony on Sunday, November 6 in the Brasilia Ballroom at the Rio All-Suites Hotel & Casino.

Touro University Nevada Honors Students at White Coat Ceremony

Sep 25, 2011

Touro University Nevada will hold its White Coat Ceremony on Sunday, September 25 at the Rio All-Suites Hotel & Casino. The ceremony will be held in the Pavilion Ballroom and begin at 3 p.m.

National Falls Prevention Awareness Day

Sep 19, 2011

Touro University Nevada is participating in the National Falls Prevention Awareness Day on Friday, Sept. 23.  From noon to 2:30 p.m., locations around the valley will be providing free falls risk screenings.

Scholarships for Camp Administration

Sep 14, 2011

Touro University Nevada has one-time scholarships for newly admitted Camp Administration students available. Students must enroll by October 31 and complete the Scholarship Application by November 11. For more information, contact admissions at 702-777-1750.

Touro University Nevada Announces Additional $90,000 Grant to Help Families in Crisis

May 31, 2011

Touro University Nevada (TUN) announced a $90,000 grant today, from a private donor, to ensure the Stallman Touro Clinic at The Shade Tree Shelter will remain open and operating for several years.

Touro University Nevada’s School of Occupational Therapy to Exhibit Student-Developed Assistive Devices for the Disabled

May 26, 2011

Students of Touro University Nevada’s (TUN) School of Occupational Therapy will exhibit one-of-a-kind inventions they have designed and built to benefit disabled individuals at the Assistive Technology Fair on Thursday, June 16 from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Touro University Nevada Celebrates Largest Spring Commencement in Campus History

May 9, 2011

More than 300 graduates crossed the stage at the Touro University Nevada spring commencement ceremony on Sunday, May 15 at the Rio All-Suites Hotel & Casino. The institution’s largest spring commencement to date included graduates in Osteopathic Medicine, Medical Health Sciences, Education, Occupational Therapy and Nursing.

Touro University Nevada Hosting Community Health Fair

Feb 18, 2011

Touro University Nevada (TUN) invites the community to attend a free health fair on Sunday, March 6 from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at 874 American Pacific Drive, Henderson, NV 89074.

Touro University Nevada Defends Basketball Championship Title

Feb 18, 2011

Touro University Nevada (TUN) Matadors take on the Touro University California (TUC) Bulls on Thursday, February 24.  Doors open at 6:00 p.m. and game starts at 7:00 p.m.


Touro University Nevada Celebrates Milestone Graduate at Winter Commencement

Nov 10, 2010

Touro University Nevada (TUN) will celebrate the milestone of graduating its 1,000th student at the winter commencement ceremony at 3 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 14 at Bally’s Las Vegas.

Touro University Nevada Celebrates as More Than 260 Future Health Care Professionals Receive Their First “White Coat”

Oct 12, 2010

More than 260 future health professionals will receive their first white coat at Touro University Nevada’s annual “White Coat Ceremony” on Sunday, October 17 at 3 p.m. inside of the Bally’s Las Vegas, Events Center.

Touro University Nevada School of Occupational Therapy to Participate in Carfit Program Benefiting Valley Seniors

Sep 16, 2010

Developed in collaboration with the American Society on Aging, AAA, AARP and the American Occupational Therapy Association, CarFit is the first program to offer adults the opportunity to see how their cars “fit” them.

Director for School of Occupational Therapy at Touro University Nevada Elected to National Association

Aug 5, 2010

Touro University Nevada School of Occupational Therapy’s Director Yvonne Randall has been elected Speaker of the Representative Assembly of the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA).

Touro University Nevada Physical Therapy Students Look to Valley Residents to Assist in Learning Process

Jul 26, 2010

TUN Physical Therapy Students are asking valley residents with spinal cord injuries or lower extremity amputation to assist them as they practice rehabilitation techniques and learn how to care for patients with mobility issues.

Community Lecture an Autism to be Held at Touro University Nevada’s Center for Autism and Developmental Disabilities

Jul 13, 2010

Touro University Nevada’s Center for Autism and Developmental Disabilities (Center) and the Grant a Gift Autism Foundation join together to present a complimentary lecture for the community on Thursday, July 22, 2010 at 6 p.m.

Touro University Nevada Welcomes Schyler Richards as Associate Vice President for Advancement

Jun 28, 2010

Touro University Nevada is pleased to announce the appointment of Schyler Richards as associate vice president for advancement.

Assistive Technology Fair to Be Held at Touro University Nevada Showcases Innovative, Student-Developed Devices that Make a Difference

Jun 3, 2010

The Assistive Technologies Fair serves as the final project for Occupational Therapy master’s degree candidates completing an advanced course in assistive technologies and adaptive devices.

Touro University Nevada Celebrates Spring Commencement With More Than 240 Graduates

May 4, 2010

More than 240 new health sciences and education professionals will cross the stage at the Touro University Nevada spring commencement ceremony Sunday, May 16 at the Paris Hotel.

Touro University Nevada Professor Receives National Recognition.

Apr 8, 2010

Touro University Nevada (TUN) professor, David J. Park, DO, FAAFP, FACOFP, received recognition from the American College of Osteopathic Family Physician (ACOFP) at its 47th annual convention.