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November 3, 2015

By Sydney Keen As anyone with any social media accounts is well aware, most months on our calendar are commemorative. As October came to an end this weekend, so did Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Zealous s...

From the Desk of Anthony Pucik, Sports Editor

From the Desk of Anthony Pucik, Sports Editor

October 27, 2015

By Anthony Pucik I usually dedicate a small column on whatever topic I wish to address, usually something involving sports. This time, however, it is going to be a bit different; sports will be mentioned...

From the Desk of Laura Sanicola, News Editor

From the Desk of Laura Sanicola, News Editor

October 21, 2015

By Laura Sanicola Many people I grew up with had parents whose life stories followed a similar format: they grew up in one of the New York City boroughs and worked their way into solid professional positions. When they saved ...

From the Desk of Kristen Santer, Assistant Opinion Editor

From the Desk of Kristen Santer, Assistant Opinion Editor

October 6, 2015

By Kristen Santer Hashtag activism was first defined by Philip Howard, the principle investigator for the Digital Activism Research Project, who described the term as “what happens when someone tries to...

From the Desk of Margarita Artoglou, Opinion Editor

From the Desk of Margarita Artoglou, Opinion Editor

September 29, 2015

By Margarita Artoglou Hi, my name is Margarita and I am a makeup hoarder. Here is an example: I own at least 40 different types of lipstick. I wear lipstick very infrequently, and yet I feel an intri...

From the Desk of Casey Chun, Photo Editor

From the Desk of Casey Chun, Photo Editor

September 22, 2015

By Casey Chun We, as “men and women for others,” are taught that New York is our campus and Fordham is our school. As a native New Yorker, I find that there are few experiences that can parallel th...

From the Desk of Drew Casey, Assistant Sports Editor

From the Desk of Drew Casey, Assistant Sports Editor

September 16, 2015

By Drew Casey I’d like to think that we, the men and women of Fordham, are part of a wholly, intellectual community. However, time and time again I find myself rethinking that. The first example,...

From the Desk of Michael Krzysko, Business Director

From the Desk of Michael Krzysko, Business Director

September 8, 2015

By Michael Krzysko At the end of last semester, articles from various media outlets challenged Fordham University offices and the ways that they handle student affairs. While it may still be too ea...

From the Desk of Amanda Maile, Digital Editor

From the Desk of Amanda Maile, Digital Editor

April 29, 2015

By Amanda Maile Although my last name and bright red hair do not show it, I am Armenian. My father was adopted by Italian Americans living in Philadelphia, but his biological father, Arthur Sacharian, ca...

From the Desk of Blaine Kaniewski, Web Editor

From the Desk of Blaine Kaniewski, Web Editor

April 22, 2015

By Blaine Kaniewski I am from Wisconsin. After that sentence, you probably just thought of a cow, the Green Bay Packers, cheese or a farm. The stereotype of everyone from the Midwest living on a farm or in a...

From the Desk of Kristen Santer, Assistant Opinion Editor

From the Desk of Kristen Santer, Assistant Opinion Editor

April 15, 2015

By Kristen Santer I am sure every Rose Hill and Lincoln Center student has now received an email from Gabelli that describes and advertises its Summer Business Intensive. This program, in which students wi...

From the Desk of Ryan Chand, Assistant Business Director

From the Desk of Ryan Chand, Assistant Business Director

March 25, 2015

By Ryan Chand Crypto currencies, most notably Bitcoin, are definitely not an uncovered topic. Because I have been following crypto-currency news for the past few months, it has become evident to me that...

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