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Fordham Sees Mixed Success in University Rankings

Erica Scalise, Projects Editor

September 12, 2019

After a series of rankings by Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education and Forbes showed mixed success for Fordham, Rev. Joseph M. McShane, S.J., president of the university, said the school’s rankings are not where the university wants to be. “The effort is complicated by the fact that the...

Simon’s Deli Closes After Failing to File Taxes

Simon’s Deli Closes After Failing to File Taxes

Helen Stevenson and Sarah Huffman

September 11, 2019

Simon's Deli was seized by the New York State Department of Taxation and Finance after it's owner failed to file their taxes on time.

Class of 2023 Statistics Remain Consistent With Years Past

Class of 2023 Statistics Remain Consistent With Years Past

Helen Stevenson, News Editor

September 11, 2019

Fordham's class of 2023 is very similar to past years in terms of academics, gender breakdown, and commuter vs. resident breakdown.

Student Spends Summer Researching at the Calder Center

Student Spends Summer Researching at the Calder Center

Eliot Schiaparelli, Assistant News Editor

September 11, 2019

Sarah Kowaleski researched the evolution of Lichen this summer at the Calder Center.

Rev. William J. O’Malley Removed from Murray-Weigel Hall

Rev. William J. O’Malley Removed from Murray-Weigel Hall

Erica Scalise, Projects Editor

September 11, 2019

Rev. William J. O’Malley, former theology professor at Fordham Preparatory School and one-time actor in the 1973 film “The Exorcist” was removed from Murray-Weigel Hall after he was accused of sexual abuse against a minor.

USG Discusses Freshman Elections and Committee Applications

USG Discusses Freshman Elections and Committee Applications

Helen Stevenson, News Editor

September 11, 2019

USG discussed upcoming elections and a new initiative from the Committee on Sexual Misconduct at their first meeting of the semester.

Bronx Night Market Brings Great Food, Music and Programming to Local Community

Bronx Night Market Brings Great Food, Music and Programming to Local Community

Clayton Walters

September 11, 2019

Bronx Night Market showcases local food vendors and businesses at its weekly event. The market will remain open every Saturday night from now through Oct. 26.

College Democrats Talk about Key 2020 Issues and Get Out the Vote

College Democrats Talk about Key 2020 Issues and Get Out the Vote

Kristen McNerney, Staff Writer

September 11, 2019

College Dems executive board members named climate change, gun control and student debt as key 2020 issues

McShane Announces Administrative Updates

McShane Announces Administrative Updates

Helen Stevenson, News Editor

September 11, 2019

Fr. Joesph M. McShane S.J. announced in an e-mail that Marco Valera is the new vice president for administration. University secretary Margaret Ball and Vice President for Human Resources Kay Turner also received promotions.

Spring Semester News Recap

Spring Semester News Recap

Helen Stevenson, News Editor

September 5, 2019

Take a tour of the biggest news of the Spring 2019 semester.

Court Directs Fordham to Recognize SJP as a University-Sanctioned Club

Court Directs Fordham to Recognize SJP as a University-Sanctioned Club

Aislinn Keely and Helen Stevenson

August 6, 2019

The Court ruled to annul Fordham's decision to reject SJP's 2016 club proposal and directed the university to recognize the club.

USG Finalizes New Constitution

USG Finalizes New Constitution

May 1, 2019

USG finalized multiple bylaws in the new constitution and learned that the acai base at Sambazon in Dagger Johns is now a meal swipe.

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