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CPS Launches New Services to Support Black Students

June 18, 2020

Counseling and Psychological Services have launched support groups and workshops for students affected by the killings of Black Americans.

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The Roots of Resistance

June 17, 2020

The Reclaim Pride Coalition plans to host a Queer Liberation March for Black Lives Against Police Brutality on June 28 in New York City.

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Boxed Out

June 16, 2020

The modern mainstream crossword puzzle has an extensive record of excluding the voices of people of color, women and the LGBTQ community.

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A Playlist For Pride

June 6, 2020

Celebrate the Black queer artists that let the LGBTQ+ community be where they are today.

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Protest Guide: Dress for Success (and Survival)

June 5, 2020

Evan Vollbrecht shares his suggestions for safely protesting, including how to deal with the police, compiled from activists around the world.

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ASILI Holds Town Hall on Racial Issues at Fordham

June 5, 2020

On June 3, ASILI, the Black Student Alliance (BSA) at Fordham’s Rose Hill campus, hosted a discussion regarding the Black Lives Matter movement.

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Class of 2020 Digital Yearbook

May 23, 2020

This yearbook commemorates the Class of 2020 and their favorite memories from the past four years.

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Fordham’s Financial Steps and Missteps During the Pandemic

May 13, 2020

With pressure from students, faculty and policymakers, Fordham's financial steps during the pandemic became subject to criticism.

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NYC’s Pride Month Prepares for Digital Celebrations

May 13, 2020

NYC Pride is cancelled for the first time in 50 years. In lieu of traditional celebrations, the LGBTQ+ community is banding together to celebrate online.

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WHEELS Fundraises for Student Access to Higher Education

May 13, 2020

Friends of the Washington Heights Expeditionary Learning Schools has not stopped pursuing its mission after the effects of the coronavirus created unforeseen challenges.

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Staying Connected Through Service

May 12, 2020

Students stay connected through service at food banks, community centers, and letter communications to continue to support each other from afar.

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Fordham Baseball Falls to Yale in a Bygone Era

May 12, 2020

In April, 118 years ago, Fordham baseball fell to Yale University in a 3-1 defeat. A single photo exists today of the game held on Edward’s Parade.