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An Ode to My Team

An Ode to My Team

October 9, 2019

Thank you to every single one of you for being so patient, kind, and encouraging of me for the last three years.

Bringing Meaning to Life

Bringing Meaning to Life

October 2, 2019

I was metaphorically slapped in the face by this senior who told me that having a dream, having something to work for, is what brings meaning to life--that it is not all about having more or doing more, but that having true happiness comes in the form of passion for even just one thing. 

Confessions of a Copy Chief

Confessions of a Copy Chief

September 25, 2019

If I could sum up my experience, The Fordham Ram became a home where I have learned to grow into a better version of myself — professionally, interpersonally, linguistically, mentally and more.

Stop “Keeping It Real”

Stop “Keeping It Real”

September 18, 2019

Gaining fame and followers on these platforms is absolute power for those in hot pursuit of it. Nothing is off the table, not even faking acts of kindness to get a like, retweet and follow.

Get Involved to Be Informed

Get Involved to Be Informed

September 11, 2019

During your four years you can either make the most of the environment around you and throw yourself into your community, or you can stay on the sidelines.

The Perils of Polarization

The Perils of Polarization

May 1, 2019

With an organized start to fixing the polarization that occurs in our society, I believe it will inspire private conversations of the same depth.

Act Your Age, Read Your Age

Act Your Age, Read Your Age

March 13, 2019

Adults are reading, though, and that’s all fine and well –– but their choice in books are crippling the market for adult fiction.

The End of the American Dream

The End of the American Dream

February 13, 2019

While deregulation and economic self-interest have resulted in unprecedented economic growth and increased productivity, they have also carried few benefits for the vast majority of Americans.

A Century of Excellence at The Ram

A Century of Excellence at The Ram

December 5, 2018

I hope future generations of Ram writers look back to what we did and feel we made the best sense of everything as we could. More importantly, I hope those future generations get to enjoy the bond we’ve been so fortunate to share.

When Words Fall Short

When Words Fall Short

November 28, 2018

By Taylor Shaw In high school, I was really big on quotes. I was the girl who would caption every Instagram post with any quote moderately relevant to my over-saturated selfie. I tweeted song lyrics, and...

I Found a Home

I Found a Home

November 14, 2018

By just writing my name down on a clipboard at a Club Fair in 2015, I found a home at Fordham.

Stop Sacrificing Your Self

Stop Sacrificing Your Self

September 19, 2018

By Colette Nolan   As a freshman at Fordham two years ago, this time of the semester was difficult for me. I struggled to form any solid friendships during my first semester of college. The ...

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