As The Observer approaches its 40-year anniversary, it is only right to take a deep dive into the dusty halls of the archives to explore some of the best-written headlines in Observer history. From poorly concealed sex jokes to complaints about the Fordham Lincoln Center elevators, these headlines don’t just show how Fordham has changed. More than anything, they show all the ways in which Fordham has stayed the same.
Emily Ellis, FCLC ’23, is pursuing a degree in English with the hopes of finding a double major. She loves writing for the opinions section because it’s full of lovely people who allow her to write about anything her heart desires. In her free time, she loves to read, nap and spend too much time playing Yahtzee on her phone.
Stevie Cortez, Fordham College at Lincoln Center ’21, is majoring in political science and minoring in philosophy and journalism. She writes for opinions and features, focusing on international politics and the perspective of the American working class. Stevie hopes to one day work as a foreign correspondent.
Clara Gerlach, FCLC ’23, is a native New Yorker. As a math and economics major with minors in German and environmental studies, she enjoys reading anything and everything. When she hasn’t got her nose in a book, Clara enjoys hiking, experimenting with gluten free recipes and making way too specific Spotify playlists.