WESTLAKE VILLAGE, Calif., June 5, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- FOX News Anchor and journalist, Carlos Amezcua delivered The Keynote speech to Touro University Worldwide graduate students on June 3rd at the Four Seasons Hotel in Westlake Village, California.
"I am honored to have been chosen to deliver the first Keynote speech to the inaugural graduating class. My father always instilled the importance of an education and the importance of 'preparation meeting opportunity.' This graduation is a clear example of what my Father taught me. The preparation and hard work of all of the graduates is now paying dividends," said Amezcua.
"We are honored that Carlos Amezcua was at the center of this graduation event. TUW prides itself on the faculty being scholar practitioners and Carlos Amezcua is truly a symbol of a successful scholar practitioner in media and communications," added Dr. Bernard Luskin, CEO and Senior Provost of Touro University Worldwide.
"Of the 30 graduates, 28 of them received an MA degree in Media and Communications Psychology. Having Carlos Amezcua talk about his experience from college to on the job training was valuable to hear and resonated with the graduates since many of them are working professionals applying their knowledge to their careers," added Dr. Toni Thomas Luskin, Chair of the Media and Communications Psychology program.
"I felt honored to be wearing the Doctoral robe while delivering the keynote. My life experience as a journalist and immersing myself in digital media and communications has given me a priceless education for which I am grateful. Being among the graduates gave me pride and reminded me that members of this graduating class represent where education is headed and are examples of the opportunities online learning offers busy professionals," Amezcua explained.
Touro University Worldwide is enrolling new students every day. To discuss a program or find out how you can apply or participate, please contact:
- Heather Grace Hoglund, Director of Enrollment Management 818-874-4121 Heather.Hoglund@tuw.edu
- Matteo Indelicato, Senior Program Advisor 818-874-4118 Matteo.Indelicato@tuw.edu
- Alisa German, CMO & Director of Communications (818) 874-4105 Alisa.German@tuw.edu
Touro University Worldwide (TUW)
TUW presently offers online Masters' Degree Programs in Business (MBA), Industrial and Organizational Psychology, Media and Communications Psychology, Physician Assistant, and Marriage and Family Therapy. For program and enrollment information, visit: www.TUW.edu.
About the Touro College and University System
Touro is a system of non-profit institutions of higher and professional education. Touro College was chartered in 1970 primarily to enrich the Jewish heritage, and to serve the larger American and global community. Approximately 19,000 students are currently enrolled in its various schools and divisions. Touro College has branch campuses, locations and instructional sites in the New York area, as well as branch campuses and programs in Berlin, Jerusalem, Moscow, Paris, and Florida. Touro University California and its Nevada branch campus, as well as Touro University Los Angeles and its Touro University Worldwide division are members of the Touro College and University System. For further information on Touro College, please go to: http://www.touro.edu/media/
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