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An undergraduate job with Facilities Management has turned into a post graduate career for some student workers (Courtesy of Ram Archive).

Facilities Management Mentors Students

September 13, 2017

By Joergen Ostensen and Aislinn Keely Just under 10 percent of construction employees in the United States are women, according to the Department of Labor. The Facilities Management Department (FMD) at Fordham has mentored student workers, many of ...

Students received video tutorials this summer to aid in the registration process (Monica Fafaul for The Fordham Ram).

FCRH Freshmen Register Themselves

September 13, 2017

By Victor Ordonez Philosophy of human nature, art history and composition II are some classes freshmen encounter in their first semester at Fordham. While still some of the required core classes most students will ta...

Kay Turner is a licensed attorney in addition to her HR experience (Courtesy of the Ram Archive).

Fordham Taps Kay Turner As New HR VP

September 13, 2017

By Michael Fissinger Fordham has appointed Kay Turner to its newest administrative position, Vice President of Human Resources, according to a university statement sent to the Fordham community on Aug. 31. She begins her job Sept...

Facilities Management and new company Fowler updated every laundry unit on the Rose Hill campus. (Courtesy of The Ram)

News Splash: We Have New Washers

September 13, 2017

By Liam Scott and Aislinn Keely Over the summer, Facilities Management outfitted the Rose Hill and Lincoln Center campuses with new laundry units. Previously, the university bought and owned its units. Fordham now has a contract and leasing agreement w...

Demonstrators took turns speaking on the subject of white supremacy. (Courtesy of The Fordham Ram)

Students Speak Out Against White Supremacy

September 13, 2017

By Victor Ordonez Faculty and students chanted “white silence is white violence” on Friday at an anti-white supremacy rally. Organizers Megan Townsend, FCRH ’18, and Walter Burnett, GSB ’18, gathered a crowd on McGinley Lawn to condemn ha...

McShane Responds to Trump's DACA Decision

McShane Responds to Trump’s DACA Decision

September 6, 2017

By Erin Shanahan Joseph M. McShane, S.J., president of the university, endorsed the American Jesuit Colleges and Universities (AJCU) statement pledging to “make every effort to protect our dreamers ...

USG is launching beekeeping on campus, which will help pollinate St. Rose’s Garden and the Botanical Gardens.

USG Introduces Beekeeping to Fordham

May 3, 2017

By Julia Gagliardi Urban beekeeping is coming to Fordham University after the proposal and budget for the project was approved last week by United Student Government (USG). The USG-funded project will be housed and s...

Fordham Speaks Up participants met for a teach in entitled “From Exclusion Laws to Concentration Camps: The Prehistory of Japanese American Incarceration during World War II” in McGinley 2nd.

Graduate Students Organize Teach Ins

March 8, 2017

By Aislinn Keely A group of graduate students have organized an unofficial group called “Fordham Speaks Up” to discuss issues they see as pressing under President Donald Trump’s administration. The group brings toge...

Students on the Dean's List must have a GPA of an least 3.6. (The Ram Archives)

Students Address Dean Mast at Town Hall

February 22, 2017

By Aislinn Keely Maura B. Mast, Ph.D., associate professor of mathematics and dean of Fordham College Rose Hill (FCRH), held the first FCRH town hall of the semester, where students addressed questions regard...

59 percent of the class of 2016 gained full-time employment and 10 percent are still looking for work (Courtesy of Andrea Garcia / The Fordham Ram).

Fordham Retains Job Placement Statistics

February 22, 2017

By Theresa Schliep Job placement outcomes for the undergraduate schools remain constant from last year as one in 10 in the class of 2016 still seek employment six months after graduation, according to the Office of Institutional Research. The rep...

Ralph Sarchie has found success working as a demonologist after years working for the N.Y.P.D. (Courtesy of Flickr).

Bronx Police Officer Turned Demonologist

February 15, 2017

By Victor Ordonez A former Bronx Police sergeant has gained recognition amongst fans of the supernatural with his first-hand accounts of the paranormal, some of which take place within walking distance of Fordham University’s gates. Ral...

Ralph Sarchie has found success working as a demonologist after years working for the N.Y.P.D. (Courtesy of Flickr).

Bronx Police Officer Turned Demonologist

February 15, 2017

By Victor Ordonez A former Bronx Police sergeant has gained recognition amongst fans of the supernatural with his first-hand accounts of the paranormal, some of which take place within walking distance of Fordham University’s gates. ...

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