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Named for Fordham alumnus Frank Frisch, FCRH 1920, the Frisch Field is located off Mosholu Parkway and is in need of better maintenance (Kevin Stoltenborg/The Fordham Ram).

Field Named for Fordham Grad in Need of Funding

November 28, 2018

Frisch Field, named for Fordham alumnus and Baseball Hall of Fame member Frank Frisch, FCRH 1920, is in need of updates including better drainage, sod, and dugout space.

A panel of students, staff and community members discussed how to improve the relationship between Fordham and the Bronx at the community relations town hall last week (Joergen Ostensen/The Fordham Ram).

Panelists Talk Community

November 28, 2018

At the Fordham-Bronx community relations town hall, panelists addressed the disconnect between Fordham and the Bronx community, and how that divide can be closed going forward.

The Mimes and Mummers presented Joseph Kesselring's

Professor Unearths the Bronx in Book

November 28, 2018

In a chapter of a recently published book on Bronx Archaelogy, Allan Gilbert, Ph.D, professor of archaeology, discusses the archaeological dig that took place on the Rose Hill campus from 1985 to 2002.

Melissa Labonte, Ph.D will serve as the dean of the Graduate School of the Arts and Sciences

University Searches for New Permanent Dean of GSAS

November 14, 2018

The university announced Eva Badowska, Ph.D. is set to become the dean of Faculty of Arts and Sciences as well as the Associate Vice President for Arts and Sciences.

The data above shows campaign donations by professors. (Sophie Kozub for The Fordham Ram)

Professor Campaign Donations Overwhelmingly Favor Democrats

November 14, 2018

According to the data, the vast majority of Fordham's professor who donate to campaigns are Democrats.

Over 35 percent of Fordham's prfoessors are tenured. (Kevin Stoltenborg/The Fordham Ram)

University Seeks to Add Tenured Professors

November 7, 2018

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

Tony Winning Designer Joins Theater Program

October 31, 2018

By: Joe Esposito  Starting earlier this semester, Tony award winner Clint Ramos began work at Fordham University as an assistant professor of design, as well as the head of design and production. Ramos is a production designer, and his work involves designing costumes and sets for various Broadway plays, operas and ballets. He attended graduate school for design at NYU Tisch School of the Arts and started designin...

University Rejects Petition to Cancel Drag Show

October 24, 2018

By Theresa Schliep The university rejected TFP Student Action’s (TFP) petition to cancel a Drag Show at the Lincoln Center campus, hosted by Lincoln Center Rainbow Alliance and the Rose Hill Pride Alliance. In an email to the university community, a number of administrators from the university called the petition “cruel” and “dehumanizing.” “The university’s position is that part of Cura Personalis is hon...

Prior to coming to Fordham, Garcia worked to give underrepresented populations acccess to STEM careers. (Erica Scalise/The Fordham Ram)

New Dean Seeks to Promote Holistic Mission

October 24, 2018

By Erica Scalise After her hiring this past July, Christie-Belle Garcia has assumed her role as the first official assistant dean for student support and success at FCRH. The position was a recommendation within the retention task force...

ASILI and El Grito de Lares paid a silent tribute to Junior who was killed on June 20, 2018. (Kevin Stoltenborg/The Fordham Ram)

McShane Commemorates Life of Junior Guzman Four Months Later

October 17, 2018

By Helen Stevenson On Wednesday, Oct. 3, the Black Student Alliance (ASILI) and El Grito de Lares paid a silent tribute to the life of Lesandro (Junior) Guzman-Feliz, a 15 -year-old boy and member of the Belmont community who ...

University Administrator Speaks on Experience with Disability

University Administrator Speaks on Experience with Disability

October 17, 2018

By Maia Balce Fordham University Assistant Vice President for Academic Program and Planning and Development Ariel Fishman Ph.D, gave a talk about disability at Tognino Hall on Wednesday. Fishman ...

The university has raised $140 million toward its $175 million goal for its financial aid campaign (Kevin Stoltenborg/The Fordham Ram).

University Sees Lower Tuition Increase

September 26, 2018

By Joergen Ostensen This academic year, Fordham University increased its undergraduate tuition by 3.33 percent, according to Bob Howe, assistant vice president for communications. Howe said virtually all universities are consistentl...

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