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Editorial: LIU is a Warning to Mend Broken Channels of Communication

Editorial: LIU is a Warning to Mend Broken Channels of Communication

September 14, 2016

More than 400 professors locked out of a university on the first week of class. Health benefits cut, email accounts cancelled. Professors protesting with a giant inflatable rat outside campus as administrators...

Looking Ahead to the New Semester

Looking Ahead to the New Semester

September 7, 2016

Now that new students have completed orientation and the day-to-day of our college campus has resumed, so too have some of the important issues that dominated our campus conversation at Fordham last s...

Editorial: Half the Battle is Showing Up

Editorial: Half the Battle is Showing Up

May 4, 2016

This academic year saw a wealth of activity and change. New student governments were elected, campus food vendors were voted in and out, the Middle States committee assessed our operations and administrator...

Editorial: What Administration Does Not Care If You Know

Editorial: What Administration Does Not Care If You Know

April 27, 2016

By The Editorial Board Do you know how much your tuition will increase next year? Do you know if it is bigger or smaller than the average increase, or how the university justifies its decision to incr...

Aramark: The Lesser of Two Evils?

April 20, 2016

Filed under Editorial, Opinion

In an ever changing student body, complaints about Sodexo, Fordham’s current food service provider, have been consistent. Students have taken to national reviews, social media and student publications to lament their campus food options, ranked worst on college campuses by the Princeton Review in 2014. After giving Sodexo an ultimatum to improve the quality of their food or face a three million dollar penalty, the univer...

Why You Need to Vote in the USG Election

Why You Need to Vote in the USG Election

April 13, 2016

The 2016 presidential election is in full swing and the focus of college students should be to make sure we are registered to vote and exercising that right by participating in our respective primaries....

Fordham Sets Goals But Safeguards from Failure

Fordham Sets Goals But Safeguards from Failure

April 6, 2016

In the spring of 2015, Rev. Joseph M. McShane, S.J., president of the university, announced the launch of the Continuous University Strategic Planning committee, or CUSP. The goal of CUSP, established...

Editorial: Belgium Attacks Expose Biased Media Coverage

Editorial: Belgium Attacks Expose Biased Media Coverage

March 30, 2016

By The Editorial Board Since Sept. 11, 2001, the United States has become more conscious of transcontinental terrorism. Due to our increasing fear about the randomness of terrorist attacks and the high fat...

Editorial: Fordham’s Missed Connection – Networking

Editorial: Fordham’s Missed Connection – Networking

March 9, 2016

By The Editorial Board Last month, The Fordham Ram reported that more than 10 percent of graduates from the class of 2015 were still unemployed. It is hard to fathom that for many of our classmate it ...

Editorial: Apple vs. FBI on National Security

Editorial: Apple vs. FBI on National Security

February 24, 2016

This week, the editorial board’s opinions were split on the on-going national security issue between the FBI and Apple. The following are the two opposing views on the issue. Editorial | In Defense of th...

Editorial: Barely Enough is Not Enough, Mental Health Resources Must be Prioritized at Rose Hill

Editorial: Barely Enough is Not Enough, Mental Health Resources Must be Prioritized at Rose Hill

February 10, 2016

By The Editorial Board Two student suicides at one school occurring in a two week period is an obvious tragedy and a cause for concern. The recent deaths of two Fordham Preparatory students have brought the...

Editorial: Come April, Let Us Be Iowans

Editorial: Come April, Let Us Be Iowans

February 3, 2016

By The Editorial Board If the 2016 presidential election ends up getting a chapter in future U.S. history books, as we predict it very well might, then the Iowa caucus will be deserving of at least a pag...

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