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USG’s CSM Holds Week of Action

USG’s CSM Holds Week of Action

November 7, 2018


Filed under News, Student Life, United Student Government, USG

The Week of Action included events to educate students on sexual misconduct.

CSA Hosts Commuter Town Hall

CSA Hosts Commuter Town Hall

November 7, 2018


Filed under News, Student Life

Commuting students gathered to learn about what CSA is doing and to voice concerns.

Uniquely-Structured Courses Draw Higher Student Interest

Uniquely-Structured Courses Draw Higher Student Interest

November 7, 2018


Filed under Academics, Feature, News, Showcase

Fordham's popular classes range from Dr. Mark Naison's "Rock & Roll to Hip-Hop" to Prof. Francis Petit's "Sports Marketing" to Dr. Scott Poulson-Bryant's "Stayin' Alive: Performing Race and Ethnicity in 1970s Literature and Popular Culture."

Democrats Narrowly Take House of Representatives

Democrats Narrowly Take House of Representatives

November 7, 2018


Filed under Metro, News, Showcase, Student Life

In this midterm election, Democrats took over the House of Representatives while Republicans maintained control of the Senate.

University Seeks to Add Tenured Professors

University Seeks to Add Tenured Professors

November 7, 2018


Filed under Academics, Faculty & Administrative, Feature, News, Showcase

Fordham saw a slight decrease in the number of tenured professors, prompting the university to look for new ones.

Student Starts Company to Promote Positivity

Student Starts Company to Promote Positivity

November 7, 2018


Filed under Feature, News, Student Life

Awful Cloth launched last month and is focused on encouraging an optimistic outlook.

Students Canvass in NY-01

Students Canvass in NY-01

November 7, 2018


Filed under Metro, News, Showcase, Student Life

College Democrats canvassed in support of Perry Gershon in his congressional race.

Trump Administration Threatens Title IX

Trump Administration Threatens Title IX

November 7, 2018


Filed under News, Student Life

The Trump administration is aiming to narrowly define gender, restricting Title IX rights for the transgender community.

USG Approves She’s the First and Society of Visual Arts

USG Approves She’s the First and Society of Visual Arts

November 7, 2018


Filed under News, Student Life, United Student Government, USG

One of the newly approved clubs will provide raise money to educate girls in low income countries, the other seeks to give students a place to create art on campus.

Halloween Dog Parade Back on in Tompkins Square Park

Halloween Dog Parade Back on in Tompkins Square Park

October 31, 2018


Filed under Fordham in the Bronx, Metro, News, Showcase

By Abby Turbenson It is tough not to smile at the sight of a dog. It is nearly impossible if the dog is in a costume. That’s why Lucky Bar in the East Village was frown-free for the afternoon of Oct. 20. Costumed dogs and their creative owners gathered at Lucky, located just steps away from ...

Renovations Scheduled for McGinley and Collins

Renovations Scheduled for McGinley and Collins

October 31, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase, Student Life

By Joergen Ostensen Major renovations to McGinley Center are slated to begin following the 2018-19 academic year, according to John Puglisi, Fordham’s assistant vice president of Facilities Management. Puglisi said the university plans to build an 80,000 square foot extension to the current b...

Fordham Political Review Holds Annual Debate

Fordham Political Review Holds Annual Debate

October 31, 2018


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By Eliot Schiaparelli On October 25, The Fordham Political Review held its annual debate, hosting Fordham College Republicans and College Democrats at Fordham University in Flom Auditorium. When it came to picking the four topics for the debate, the executive boards of the College Democrats and Co...

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