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Tony Winning Designer Joins Theater Program

October 30, 2018


Filed under Faculty & Administrative, News

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 Broa...

Racial Slur Discovered On Campus, In Same Week As Swastika Found in Dealy Hall

Racial Slur Discovered On Campus, In Same Week As Swastika Found in Dealy Hall

October 24, 2018


Filed under News, Student Life

This article is breaking and will be updated as new information comes to light. Aislinn Keely and Hannah Gonzalez A swastika was found on a desk in Dealy Hall on Tuesday, according to a university-wide correspondence from Rev. Joseph M. McShane, S.J., president of the university. A professor repor...

Tierney Struggles with Mold Growth

Tierney Struggles with Mold Growth

October 24, 2018


Filed under News, Student Life

By Helen Stevenson After a series of complaints last semester, Tierney Hall is struggling with mold growth again. According to John Puglisi, associate vice president of Facilities Management, routine inspections and work orders identifying mold related issues started around the third week of ...

University Rejects Petition to Cancel Drag Show

October 24, 2018


Filed under Faculty & Administrative, News

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 univer...

Psychology Students Analyze Sleep and the Brain

Psychology Students Analyze Sleep and the Brain

October 24, 2018


Filed under News, Research

By Julia Rist When Fordham students are interested in understanding what is going on in their heads, they head to the Zimmerman Clinical Neuropsychology Laboratory. The lab group, which is based in the psychology department, allows students to conduct research in all things brain-related. M...

Students Organize Sustainability Week

Students Organize Sustainability Week

October 24, 2018


Filed under News, Student Life

By Joergen Ostensen Students for Environmental Awareness and Justice (SEAJ) hosted Sustainability Week, which according to USG’s Vice President of Sustainability, Gabriel Perez, FCRH ’21, was a big success. “I feel like it went so well, I’m really happy with the way the events turned...

USG Meets With Aramark

USG Meets With Aramark

October 24, 2018


Filed under News, United Student Government, USG

By Sarah Huffman This past Thursday, representatives from Aramark came to speak with the United Student Government (USG). Toyin Arubela, the food safety specialist for Rose Hill and Lincoln Center, Fatou Bokoum, the general manager for Rose Hill and Westchester and Mark Vallaro, the resident dis...

GSB Students Manage Real Money

GSB Students Manage Real Money

October 24, 2018


Filed under News, Student Life

By Eliot Schiapelli James Kelly’s class mimics a real assets management company in which many of his students hope to work, distinguishing it from other classes at Fordham and other universities. The two semester long, six credit class, called Student Managed Investment Fund (SMIF) manages ...

New Dean Seeks to Promote Holistic Mission

New Dean Seeks to Promote Holistic Mission

October 24, 2018


Filed under Faculty & Administrative, News, Uncategorized

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 by Maura Mast, Ph.D., dean of Fordham College Rose Hill. In...

Students Plan New Sustainable Integrated Living Community

Students Plan New Sustainable Integrated Living Community

October 24, 2018


Filed under News, Student Life

By Katherine Leonard College students may grapple with how to be sustainable on a college campus, where infrastructure is not always geared towards environmentally healthy habits. Two students have worked to address this problem through a project developed as a part of the Social Innovation Coll...

Dean’s List to be Awarded Semesterly

Dean’s List to be Awarded Semesterly

October 24, 2018


Filed under Academics, News

By Hannah Gonzalez From the Fall 2018 semester onward, the Dean’s List Honors will be moved from a yearly to a semesterly basis for Fordham College at Rose Hill (FCRH) undergraduates. Additionally, the Dean’s Office will no longer be organizing an annual ceremony to celebrate honorees. ...

McShane Commemorates Life of Junior Guzman Four Months Later

McShane Commemorates Life of Junior Guzman Four Months Later

October 17, 2018


Filed under Faculty & Administrative, Fordham in the Bronx, Metro, News

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 was killed on June 20, 2018. While commemorating the life of Juni...

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