The Fordham Ram

Support for Grad School Applicants

January 21, 2015

By James Demetriades I, along with many other Fordham seniors, labored over winter break on graduate school applications. By the new semester, I had submitted 14 law school applications in total. Many ...

Fordham Twins Compete to be the Sole Survivor

Fordham Twins Compete to be the Sole Survivor

January 21, 2015

By Delaney Benison “Outwit, Outplay, Outlast.” This is the motto of “Survivor,” one of the most popular reality TV shows of all time. Throughout the past 29 seasons, which began in 2000, “S...

Students Wager Working Without Wages

Students Wager Working Without Wages

January 21, 2015

By Laura Sanicola  It’s a Friday evening when Elena Meuse, FCRH ’16, steps off the Metro North platform and makes her way back to her Walsh apartment. Her week ends after completing a 16-credit workload and 16 additional hours internin...

Art of the Bucket List, According to Fr. Phil

Art of the Bucket List, According to Fr. Phil

January 21, 2015

By Erin Shanahan “I’m giving a bucket list promoting good living as a Fordham student and a student of Catholic and Jesuit Education,” Rev. Philip A. Florio, S.J., assistant vice president fo...

From the Desk of Cailin McKenna, Assistant News Editor

From the Desk of Cailin McKenna, Assistant News Editor

January 20, 2015

By Cailin Mckenna  Exit 7W on the Bronx River Parkway — Fordham University. If you’ve ever driven to Fordham, this is probably the exit you take that wraps you around the Botanical Gardens and drop...

The Rams defense made several crucial stops in the second half to stop the Pioneer offense and hold on to the lead. (Photo by Michael Rezin/The Ram )

Fordham Advances to Second Round of FCS Playoffs, Defeats Sacred Heart, 44-22

November 29, 2014

By Max Prinz For the second consecutive year, Fordham defeated the Sacred Heart Pioneers in the first round of the FCS Playoffs. The Rams topped the Pioneers, 44-22 in this year's contest and advance to play the University of New Hampshire in the second round next week. "We held [Sacred Hear...

Jon Severe is averaging 23.2 points per game, which leads all Division I freshmen. (Photo by Michael Rezin/The Ram)

Jon Severe Takes Leave Of Absence

November 29, 2014

By Max Prinz Fordham basketball announced Saturday that sophomore guard Jon Severe will take a leave of absence from the team "to address personal issues." “We will continue to support Jon as he addresses some person...

The Rams played their final game of the 2014 regular season at Michie Stadium in West Point, New York. (Max Prinz/The Fordham Ram)

Rams Fall to Army, 42-31 In Final Game of Regular Season

November 22, 2014

By Max Prinz Fordham football dropped its final game of the regular season on Saturday, falling to Army 42-31. Though it was just their second loss of the season, it was perhaps the Rams' most painfu...

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Fordham Tops Georgetown, 52-7, Finishes Patriot League Play Undefeated

November 15, 2014

By Max Prinz The 2014 Rams became the first Fordham team to go undefeated in Patriot League play Saturday, defeating Georgetown, 52-7. The team's 32 seniors, who were honored in the Senior Day ceremony before kickoff on Saturday, have come a long way from 2011's ...

Head coach Tom Pecora announced the signing of three new players on Thursday. (Sam Joseph/The Fordham Ram)

Men’s Basketball Announces Signing of Three for 2015-16

November 13, 2014

By Max Prinz On the eve of its first game of the 2014-15 season, the Fordham men's basketball team announced the signing of three new Rams to National Letters of Intent. Jesse Bunting, Joseph Cha...

College football players often receive full scholarships and expenses-paid college education, but should they be paid? (Michael Rezin/The Ram)

Ram Defeat Raiders, 37-13, Move One Step Closer to Patriot League Title

November 1, 2014

By Max Prinz Fordham football put itself on the inside track to a Patriot League title on a wet, chilly Saturday at Jack Coffey Field, defeating Colgate, 37-13 for its seventh straight victory. Despit...

Useless: Fordham’s Foreign Language Requirement

October 22, 2014

By Canton Winer If Fordham’s foreign language requirement worked, I would be able to write this column in Spanish. As it is, I can barely ask where the bathroom is in Spanish, much less write a co...

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