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McShane to Discuss Charlie Rose Honorary Degree

McShane to Discuss Charlie Rose Honorary Degree

December 6, 2017

By Victor Ordonez Rev. Joseph M. McShane, S.J., president of the university, will address former “CBS This Morning” host Charlie Rose’s honorary degrees from Fordham University, in light of...

Fordham Community Engagement Examined

Fordham Community Engagement Examined

December 6, 2017

By Victor Ordonez Fordham University has over 140 clubs, ranging from cultural and international clubs, to political and student government clubs. There are also a number that dedicate themselves ...

Meal Plan Values Explored

Meal Plan Values Explored

November 29, 2017

By Joergen Ostensen Georgia Pullis, FCRH ’18, who has lived off campus for three years, remembers her experience with a meal plan her freshman year. Pullish said it was easy to go from Alumni Court South to Queen’s Court to buy a pint...

Theology Department Sponsors “Study War No More”

November 29, 2017

By Joergen Ostensen The theology department sponsored a teach-in called “Study War No More,” a four member panel discussing militarism and its relationship to Catholic Social Teaching, and what it means for Jesuit education. Twenty people attended the event in the Blue Chapel on Keating 3rd. This teach-in took place on Thursday, Nov. 16th, on the 28th anniversary of the murder of six Jesuit priests, their housekeepe...

CSA Hosts Annual Thanks-Give-Away

CSA Hosts Annual Thanks-Give-Away

November 29, 2017

By Yohannah Franco The week before Thanksgiving, Fordham’s Commuting Students Association (CSA) dove into the holiday spirit of food and fun with its annual Thanks-Give-Away fundraiser bash on Nov. 16 in the McGinley ballroom. With a turnout of over...

McShane Forms Budgetary Task Force

McShane Forms Budgetary Task Force

November 29, 2017

By Aislinn Keely In an effort to align the university budget with strategic planning initiatives, Rev. Joseph M. McShane, S.J., president of the university, called for a budgetary task force in his 2017 Convocation address. ...

Mannion Society Produces Student Research

Mannion Society Produces Student Research

November 29, 2017

By Hannah Gonzalez Students of history typically enter the field with an interest in producing their own original research. Recognizing the need to encourage and equip such students, the history department created the Mannion Society. E...

Korean Ambassador to the UN Speaks at Fordham

Korean Ambassador to the UN Speaks at Fordham

November 15, 2017

By Theresa Schliep and Alex Brennan As President Donald Trump embarked on his five day trip to Asia, Ambassador Hahn Choong-Hee, deputy permanent representative of the Republic of Korea to the United Nations, told an audi...

Testing Biases in SEEQs

Testing Biases in SEEQs

November 15, 2017

By Erica Scalise This past week, Student Evaluations of Educational Quality (SEEQs) were emailed to FCRH students with the subject line, “Please Complete.” In the wake of distribution, SEEQs are being tested for reliability, ac...

Doyle Talks Politics, 2016 Election and Future

Doyle Talks Politics, 2016 Election and Future

November 15, 2017

By Aislinn Keely The College Democrats hosted Patti Solis Doyle, a Democratic political organizer, campaign strategist, and CNN Political Contributor, this past Tuesday in Keating 1st. Doyle discussed her time in politics, how stude...

The Fordham Ram Investigates Content Approval

The Fordham Ram Investigates Content Approval

November 15, 2017

By Jake Shore and Victor Ordonez Katie Dolan, FCRH ‘18 and president of Mimes and Mummers, said that during her time in the club she has become accustomed to convincing the Office of Student Involvement (OSI) to allow production of controversial plays despite the ...

Fordham Student Uncovers Musical Secrets

Fordham Student Uncovers Musical Secrets

November 15, 2017

By Helen Stevenson Andreas Werckmeister, a German organist, music theorist and composer of the Baroque era, dedicated his life to understanding musical secrets. Melani Shahin, FCRH ’18, spent this past summer trying to uncove...

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