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22Gz Shows the Depths of Brooklyn’s Talent on “Growth & Development”

April 15, 2020

22Gz is one of the most talented artists in Brooklyn’s ecology, and it has taken him some time to beat the odds that have held back his success, but those seem minuscule compared to the victories on “Growth & Development.”

Upcoming Brooklyn drill rapper Pop Smoke tragically passed away this past month. (Courtesy of Facebook)

A King Denied His Kingdom: Rest In Peace Pop Smoke

March 4, 2020

Gone but never forgotten, rest in peace to the Brooklyn icon Pop Smoke.

Yankee player Reggie Jackson has a mural (Will Jones/The Fordham Ram).

“Beacons” Subway Murals Open at 167th B/D

January 30, 2019

Eight prolific icons of the Bronx from culture and history were brought to life in mosaic tiles at the 167th street B/D subway station by Brooklyn based artists Rico Gatson.

Fashion designer, Melody Ehansi moderates a panel on 'Race' with Black Lives Matter activist Janaya Khan, South Sudanese model Mari Malek and British-Pakistani model Mariah Idrissi. (Isha Khawaja/The Fordham Ram)

Real Talk at Gurls Talk: Panel Highlights Women’s Stories

March 14, 2018

By Isha Khawaja On Sunday March 12, the Gurls Talk Festival in collaboration with Coach and Teen Vogue harbored a space for young girls to share their insecurities about their bodies, learn to actively...

New York Is My Campus

April 5, 2017

By The Culture Editors Enjoy your weekend despite the ever-changing weather with these city picks. Whitney Museum of American Art Biennial 99 Gansevoort St This biennial exhibition showcases contemporary art...

The Brooklyn Bridge offers stunning views at all times of day, but the sunset remains a special one for Andrea Garcia. (Andrea Garcia/The Fordham Ram)

DUMBO Offers Peaceful Beauty in the Busy City

November 9, 2016

By Andrea Garcia  There are millions of places to see in New York City, but this little Brooklyn neighborhood always leaves me dumbfounded. Even though I make the effort to visit monthly, I still remember the first time I ended up here...

A plan for a streetcar between Brooklyn and Queens is currently in the works. (Courtesy of Flickr)

BQX Streetcar Plan Is Nice in Theory, Not in Practice

April 13, 2016

By Andrew Santis Without a doubt, New Yorkers depend heavily on public transportation. Our location on Fordham Road, a major transportation hub, provides us with numerous ways to travel to the rest ...

DUMBO, a popular Brooklyn neighborhood, is sure to entertain visitors with impressive views and delectable eats. Andrea Garcia/The Fordham Ram

DUMBO: A Bustling Neighborhood Found Between Two Bridges

March 30, 2016

By Elizabeth Smislova  Brooklyn is the most populated borough in New York City, which makes its diversity and liveliness a given. It is quite a trek from Rose Hill, though, and the multitude of amazing places to go can be intimating. If you are a greenhorn to B...

R&B-Infused Tracks Show Vulnerability of Tei Shi

April 29, 2015

By Claire Kim The Brooklyn based singer-songwriter and producer Tei Shi wowed listeners in 2013 with her first EP, Saudade. Earlier this month, Tei Shi dropped her second EP, Verde, which has proven her a...

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