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Ross Lynch’s portrayal of Dahmer is the highlight of the film.

My Friend Dahmer, A Fine Adaption

November 8, 2017

By Matthew Dillon Based on the graphic novel memoir of the same name, My Friend Dahmer depicts John “Derf” Backderf’s strange friendship with Jeffery Dahmer. The latter would go on to become one of the most...

“Marianne Hates Rice Pudding”  had a moving performance by junior Annie Young (Fordham Experimental Theatre).

Playwrights’ Festival Showcases Fordham Talent

November 8, 2017

By Shelby Daniel Fordham Experimental Theater (FET) hosted their annual Playwrights’ Festival over Family Weekend, delighting Fordham students and family members alike. The Festival featured three student-written...


“Eternal Ramnation” Makes a Fiery Return

November 8, 2017

By Yohannah Franco The musical comedy inspired by Fordham culture, “Eternal Ramnation: A Fordham Musical,” is returning for its second run on Friday, Nov. 17 at 8 p.m. in Fordham College at Lincoln Center’s McNal...

Watching the newest season of  “Stranger Things” on Netflix is the perfect way to extend the spooky Halloween spirit (Courtesy of Twitter).

“Stranger Things 2” Turns Viewers Upside Down

November 8, 2017

By Bailey Woodard After months of anticipation, “Stranger Things 2” finally premiered on Oct. 27, returning to the dynamic children and supernatural mystery of Hawkins, Indiana. Still caught up in the aftermath of W...

Thanksgiving dinner makes family drama and holiday traffic definitely worth trekking home for the break if you can (Courtesy of Flickr).

There’s No Place Like Home For The Holidays

November 8, 2017

By Tara Martinelli “Home for the holidays.” For some, this phrase gives a sense of warmth and comfort. For others…stomach ulcers. The kick-off to the holiday season is rapidly approaching in the next few weeks and no ...

Lady Bird Soars Above The Coming-of-Age Genre

Lady Bird Soars Above The Coming-of-Age Genre

October 25, 2017

By Erin Cabrey The life of a high school senior is an awkward, bewildering and exhilarating one. You are on the precipice of so much change, looking into a collegiate future full of new beginnings, yet you are st...

Alien is a spooky sci-fi alternative to the average Halloween horror picks.

Alternative Horror Films to Watch This Halloween

October 25, 2017

By Matthew Dillon As the days get shorter and the nights get colder this October, there is no better activity to get in the spirit of the season than watching a Halloween classic. If you are looking for an alternative to...

When dubbing a movie like Mother!, the film becomes comical and distracting.

To Sub or to Dub, That Is The Question

October 25, 2017

By Bailey Hosfelt Naivete is the gift that keeps on giving and boy, can she bare her teeth in many a situation. The latest example of this feeling came in the form of a pop quiz in my avant-garde cinema class, which is ...

Roxanne Gay is a bestselling author whose work includes “Huger” about her struggles with dealing with body image (Owen Corrigan/The Fordham Ram).

Millenials and Nonfiction: A Modern Love Affair

October 25, 2017

By Meghan Campbell The temperatures are starting to dip, apple picking is in abundance and Trader Joe’s is currently selling everything with a pumpkin flavored alternative. This all can only mean one thing: fall is here in full fo...

Rose Hill senior Monica Olveira applies her international political economy studies working with UNICEF and the United Nations (Courtesy of Monica Olveira).

Rose Hill Senior Makes A Difference Through UNICEF

October 25, 2017

By Theresa Schliep If you have been on Facebook recently, you’ve probably seen photos of clubs, sports teams and friends posing for the Trick or Treat for UNICEF campaign. Monica Olveira, FCRH ’18, president and co...

AOL Instant Messenger has announced it will log off for the last time in December.

AIM Says G2G: Remembering Instant Messenger

October 18, 2017

By Erin Cabrey AOL Instant Messenger has had its “away” message up for a long time. Come Dec. 15, however, AIM will sign off for the final time. As the rise of smartphones and Facebook messenger has taken control of in...

Keep October from being too stressful by balancing midterm studying with fun and scary Halloween activities.

How to Be Studious and Spooky This October

October 18, 2017

By Tara Martinelli It is the best of times, it is the worst of times. If you’re like me, October is hitting you hard. All I want to do is put on a sweater and a scarf, go apple-picking and drink some spiked cider (being 21 is a good time). Howeve...

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