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In the 2016 Presidential election, social media has played an important role for both candidates’ campaigns. (Courtesy of Flickr).

Social Media in the Presidential Campaigns

September 28, 2016

  By Emma Carey Presidential candidates Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump had their face-off debut at the first 2016 presidential debate this past Monday. However, as many Americans have witnessed this...

Aidy Bryant, Saturday Night Live star, performed at Fordham Prep’s Leonard Theater on the rainy Sunday of Spring Weekend. (Andrea Garcia/The Fordham Ram)

Aidy Bryant Caters to Fordham Rams in Her Set

May 4, 2016

By Emma Carey  Despite subpar weather conditions, flocks of Fordham students patiently lined up outside of Fordham Prep’s Leonard Theatre this past Sunday, eager to continue Spring Weekend festivities. Comedian an...

Lena Dunham makes feminism accessible and entertaining in her new book series.  (Jordan Strauss/AP)

Lenny Books Push the Envelope from the Bookshelf

April 20, 2016

By Emma Carey There were Brangelina, TomKat and Kimye; and then, there was Lenny. While the uni-named duo of Lena Dunham and Jenni Konner is not Hollywood’s next power couple, sparks have certainl...

Beyonce sings about racism, activism and feminism in her newest song

A Surprise Release by Beyonce Stirs Conversation

February 24, 2016

By Emma Carey  This article previously and erroneously referred to The Black Panther Party as being formed by Malcolm X. Since its release on Feb. 6, Beyonce’s new single, “Formation,” has a...

Amy Schumer, among others, demonstrates that comedians tell more than jokes. Andrew Etsey/AP.

Comedians Prove They Can Inspire More Than Laughs

February 3, 2016

By Emma Carey Last April, Cecily Strong, the 32-year-old “Saturday Night Live” cast member and comedian, boldly opened her speech at the 2015 White House Correspondents’ Dinner stating, “I promise,...

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