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400,000 Turn Out for New York Women’s March

400,000 Turn Out for New York Women’s March

January 25, 2017

By Erin Cabrey March organizers estimated that a crowd of more than 470,000 took to the streets with pink hats and handmade signs to protest issues ranging from reproductive rights to the repeal of Affordable Care Act to the s...

Students Protest Eldredge’s SJP Veto

Students Protest Eldredge’s SJP Veto

January 25, 2017

By Theresa Schliep Students in support of Students for Justice in Palestine (SJP) at Fordham’s Lincoln Center campus protested on Monday, after Keith Eldredge, dean of students at Lincoln Center vetoed United St...

Homeless Shelter for LGBT Young Adults Opening in the Bronx

December 7, 2016

By Yasmin Merchant A homeless shelter for LGBT young adults will be opening in the Bronx. The shelter, run by the organization Project Renewal, will be the first LGBT shelter in the city to house reside...

A Recap of USG Actions in the Spring Term

A Recap of USG Actions in the Spring Term

December 7, 2016

By Erin Shanahan Fordham’s fall academic semester was characterized by several major events that shook the University, such as several bias incidents and the presidential election. Fordham’s United Student Government (US...

Fordham Foundry Hosts In-House Hackathon

Fordham Foundry Hosts In-House Hackathon

December 6, 2016

By Aislinn Keely The second floor of the Fordham Foundry transformed on Saturday as directions, schedules and web addresses filled the chalkboards around students participating in a marathon of tech ...

Marvin Kalb Remarks on the Changing World of Journalism

Marvin Kalb Remarks on the Changing World of Journalism

December 6, 2016

By Ben St. Clair In a career spanning over than three decades, Marvin Kalb has worked at both CBS and NBC News, where he served as moderator of “Meet the Press” from 1984 to 1987. He holds n...

Fordham Campaigns for Donations on Giving Tuesday

Fordham Campaigns for Donations on Giving Tuesday

December 6, 2016

By Theresa Schliep After Americans waited in line on Friday to buy 50 inch TV’s at half price and sat in the comfort of their beds on Cyber Monday to get 20 percent off Adidas sneakers, the university c...

Rose Hill to Be Completely Wheelchair Accessible by 2018: Valera

Rose Hill to Be Completely Wheelchair Accessible by 2018: Valera

December 6, 2016

  Victor Ordonez Upon the completion of Collins Hall, one of three projects currently being reviewed by Facilities Management, Fordham University’s “Rose Hill campus will be completely wheelchair ...

Gabelli Improves in Rankings

Gabelli Improves in Rankings

December 6, 2016

By Theresa Schliep As high school seniors begin to decide on where they spend their college years, most of whom will enroll in the nation’s undergraduate business schools, they will find Fordham’s Gab...

Graduate Student Health Coverage Changing Nationally

Graduate Student Health Coverage Changing Nationally

November 16, 2016

By Theresa Schliep  Since the ACA was enacted in 2010, the landscape of graduate student health care has changed. Concerns over whether or not the ACA would permit universities to continue to offe...

Michael Sam Introduces Themes of Diversity

Michael Sam Introduces Themes of Diversity

November 16, 2016

By Theresa Schliep and Andrea Garcia  In an effort to promote diversity at the university and uniting the community, Campus Activities Board (CAB) hosted Michael Sam as part of their Diversity Month. S...

USG Sponsors Internship Compensation

USG Sponsors Internship Compensation

November 16, 2016

By Lauren Winn  United Student Government (USG) agreed to sponsor an initiative by USG Senator Elizabeth Wetzler, FCRH ’17, to provide funding for unpaid interns as of Oct. 20. This sponsorship was a major step in the dire...

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