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The Goodwill bins on campus are used most while students are moving out, but other students donate throughout the year (Courtesy of Wikimedia).

Goodwill to Host “College Moveout” This Spring

February 15, 2017

By Margaret Fahey Two Goodwill donation bins at Rose Hill receive an influx of clothes, shoes and accessories as students move in and out. In the interim, GoodwillNYNJ, a non profit organization that serves communities across North Americ...

The Dorothy Day Center is reevaluating its commitments as it pursues a new direction. (Courtesy of Julia Comerford/The Fordham Ram).

Dorothy Day Center Suspends SJL Program

February 15, 2017

By Aislinn Keely The Dorothy Day Center has suspended the Social Justice Leaders program. The center has begun strategic planning for a new direction based in service learning and deeper relationships with community partners, according to Michael...

Despite law degree climate, Fordham Law students have promising futures. (Courtesy of Andrea Garcia/The Fordham Ram)

Fordham Law Graduates Find Success in Employment

February 8, 2017

By Jake Shore Entering into the world of law can seem daunting to law students at a time when the New York Times reports 30 percent of all law school graduates are reported to be unemployed or unable to find a job. The trend does n...

USG Holds Special Elections

USG Holds Special Elections

February 1, 2017

By Erin Shanahan United Student Government (USG) at Fordham Rose Hill held special elections at their second public meeting of the semester this past Thursday. The two empty USG positions have been filled...

McShane Pledges Support to Refugees and Immigrants in Light of Executive Order

McShane Pledges Support to Refugees and Immigrants in Light of Executive Order

January 29, 2017

By Theresa Schliep  Rev. Joseph M. McShane, S.J., president of the university, released an email to the student body this Sunday showing support to refugees and immigrants that may be affected by Presiden...

Protesters walk the streets of New York with signs touting women's rights. (Courtesy of Andrea Garcia/The Fordham Ram)

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 university ban on Students for Justice in Palestine at the Lincoln Center Campus. (Courtesy of Victor Ordonez for The Fordham Ram)

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...

USG, pictured above at their weekly meetings, worked on diversity and sustainability this semester. (Andrea Garcia/The Fordham Ram)

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...

The Fordham Foundry became the site of invention as students gathered to participate in a hack-a-thon. (Courtesy of The Fordham Foundry)

Fordham Foundry Hosts In-House Hackathon

December 7, 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 ...

Ben St. Clair sat down with award winning journalist Marvin Kalb to discuss the future of journalism, as well as give advice to future journalists. (Victor Ordonez for The Fordham Ram).

Marvin Kalb Remarks on the Changing World of Journalism

December 7, 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 7, 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...

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