If you are interested in contributing to this blog, please email your submission to Dr. Rima Aranha, Director for Strategic Initiatives, at


(1) You are welcome to contribute just once or as many times as you like.

(2) Since your writing will be on a blog (versus a journal/ scholarly piece), please keep the writing to a conversational tone.

(3) At Touro, diversity in experience is our strength! If you are writing from a non-higher educational experience (such as K-12 school/ community work/ non-profit organization/ hospital etc), please write a concluding paragraph of how higher ed teachers can connect your experience to their undergraduate/ graduate classrooms.

(4) A typical blog post is about 3-5 paragraphs in length.

(5) With your submission, please include your title and department/ school.