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What’s Up With the McMahon Elevators?

What’s Up With the McMahon Elevators?

January 23, 2019

FCLC students are constantly scratching their heads when it comes to the McMahon elevators that seem to magically open on command. This Fordham mystery behind the elevators has officially been debunked.

Snapshots of Bilbao, Spain

Snapshots of Bilbao, Spain

January 22, 2019

Carson Thornton Gonzalez spent six months abroad flying to Lisbon, Portugal with her ultimate destination being Bilbao, Spain. Her photographs depict everyday life in this small northern city.

Sounds About White: The Lack of Diversity in Fordham Syllabi

Sounds About White: The Lack of Diversity in Fordham Syllabi

January 22, 2019

Cat Reynolds delves into the lack of diversity in Fordham's English department when it comes to assigned authors on syllabi.

Working Out My New Year’s Resolutions

Working Out My New Year’s Resolutions

January 22, 2019

Maria Hayakawa is looking to stick with her resolutions in 2019 as she aims to work on both her physical and mental health.

LC Eats: Burrito Box

LC Eats: Burrito Box

January 22, 2019

When it comes to quick, easy and delicious food that isn't too hard on the wallet, Burrito Box is a spot that is loved by FCLC.

Mom, Please Stop Taking Care of Grandma

Mom, Please Stop Taking Care of Grandma

January 17, 2019

Ten years ago, life slapped mom cold in the face with a flashing announcement: “You’re expecting! And, surprise, it’s your mother!” But now, the weight of this responsibility, the guilt of possibly letting down her family, has left my mother weak.

The IKEA Veggie Dog: An Odyssey

The IKEA Veggie Dog: An Odyssey

December 5, 2018

Opinions Editor and vegan, Owen Roche, made the pilgrimage to Brooklyn to try IKEA's new veggie dog.

Dinner with the Dean

Dinner with the Dean

December 5, 2018

Asst. Arts & Culture Editor, Kevin Christopher Robles, dined with Acting Associate Dean of Fordham Lincoln Center, Mary Bly, at her apartment with her family and other students.

Ailey Dancer Jetés Through the Day

Ailey Dancer Jetés Through the Day

December 5, 2018

Ashley Simpson, a contributing writer and Ailey/Fordham B.F.A. dance major, shared her typical day juggling dance and academics.

Learning Done for the Service of Others

Learning Done for the Service of Others

December 5, 2018

Contributing Writer, Carmen L. Recio, talks to Nick Endo, FCLC '16, about the lasting impact of his Jesuit education.

Fordham Filmmaking Club Changes Reels

Fordham Filmmaking Club Changes Reels

December 5, 2018

After two years, Luke Momo, former president and founder of the Filmmaking Club, has passed on the torch to Tommy Cunningham.

Finals Survival Guide: Getting Over the Finals Slump

Finals Survival Guide: Getting Over the Finals Slump

December 4, 2018

It’s undeniable that finals season is one of the most stressful aspects of college life. I sought the advice of some upperclassmen and compiled a list to help students stay afloat at the end of the semester.