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Pride Alliance Petitions for Integrated Learning Community

Pride Alliance Petitions for Integrated Learning Community

April 10, 2019

A group of students at Fordham are asking for an LGBTQ+ focused integrated learning community (ILC) at Rose Hill.

Keep Representing the LGBTQ+ Community in Media

Keep Representing the LGBTQ+ Community in Media

December 5, 2018

While the media industry has taken recent strides towards increasing the representation of minority groups in society, if these initiatives had been taken up earlier, marginalized communities may not be so oppressed.

Fordham’s Dorming Restrictions are Heterodormative

Fordham’s Dorming Restrictions are Heterodormative

October 31, 2018

By Rachel Gow Picture this; it’s a Wednesday night, and you get a text from your boyfriend that he wants to come visit this weekend. He goes to school about four hours away and, to make the trip worthwhile, wants to...

Trans People Should Not be Redefined

Trans People Should Not be Redefined

October 31, 2018

By Olivia Peterson The new consideration from the Trump administration to strictly define gender based on genitalia and sex is perhaps one of the most dangerous governmental pushes regarding the rights of both transgender...

University Rejects Petition to Cancel Drag Show

October 24, 2018

Filed under Faculty & Administrative, News

By Theresa Schliep The university rejected TFP Student Action’s (TFP) petition to cancel a Drag Show at the Lincoln Center campus, hosted by Lincoln Center Rainbow Alliance and the Rose Hill Pride Alliance. In an email to the university community, a number of administrators from the university called the petition “cruel” and “dehumanizing.” “The university’s position is that part of Cura Personalis is hon...

University Clubs Celebrate LGBTQ+ History Month

University Clubs Celebrate LGBTQ+ History Month

October 17, 2018

By Sophia Giatzis Pride Alliance collaborated with the Office of Multicultural Affairs, Rainbow Alliance (Lincoln Center) and two alumni chapters, Rainbow Rams and Mosaic to celebrate LGBTQ+ History Month this October. The club k...

Being Gay Is Normal, Not A Headline

Being Gay Is Normal, Not A Headline

April 11, 2018

By Isiah Magsino My involvement in fashion often eclipses my involvement with athletics. Everyday I trade in a pinstriped Ralph Lauren double blazer and slim cat-eye sunglasses for a maroon training Speedo a...

The Ignored Chechnyan Humanitarian Crisis

The Ignored Chechnyan Humanitarian Crisis

April 26, 2017

By Briana Scalia The term “concentration camp” refers to a camp in which people are detained or confined under harsh conditions that are considered unacceptable in a constitutional democracy. When c...

Graduate Student Assaulted in Queens, Targeted For Sexuality

Graduate Student Assaulted in Queens, Targeted For Sexuality

November 16, 2016

By Laura Sanicola  Last Thursday, a graduate student was the victim of an apparent hate crime near his apartment in Jamaica, Queens. Jacob Traugott, GAS ‘17, was walking to get a slice of pizza when a ...

LGBTQ and Jesuit Communities Unite

LGBTQ and Jesuit Communities Unite

April 9, 2014

By Emily Rochotte The first annual IgnatianQ, the Ignatian LGBTQ & Ally conference, was hosted this past weekend at Fordham University. Over 100 people from one-fourth of all Jesuit schools a...

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