The Observer

Lift Your Fork to A Healthy New Year With This Seasonal Salad

June 28, 2011

By Elissa Dauria Staff Writer Published February 4, 2010 Refresh your palate after all of the heavy holiday sweets with this salad that utilizes the fresh, seasonal produce that winter has to offer. Add a few pieces of grilled chicken to make a more substantial lunch, perfect for bringing to an internship or for a quick m...

Overcoming Food Phobias With Spaghetti Puttanesca

June 28, 2011

By Elissa Dauria Staff Writer Published: December 10, 2009 Before launching into a detailed account of his years as Vogue magazine’s food critic, Jeffrey Steingarten begins his book, “The Man Who Ate Everything,” with a surprising confession: there are many foods he doesn’t like. He calls them “food phobias,” whic...

The Thanksgiving Day-After Meal: Shepherd’s Pie

June 27, 2011

By Elissa Dauria Staff Writer Published: November 19, 2009 A pressing issue for anyone who hosts Thanksgiving dinner? What to do with all of those leftovers. A few will be given out to guests; the stuffing goes to an aunt, the turkey to someone’s college-age cousin. And the rest will be thoughtlessly microwaved and e...

One Last Taste of Summer: An Easy Spanish Gazpacho Soup

June 25, 2011

BY Elissa Dauria Contributing Writer Published: September 24, 2009 Gazpacho is a traditional Spanish cold soup made during the hot summer months in every home from Catalunya to Andalucia. I learned this easy, vegetarian recipe from my host mother in Sevilla during my spring 2009 semester abroad. It perfectly represents Spani...

Who Will Win The Superbowl??

May 24, 2011

Max Wollner asks Fordham students about their thoughts on the Superbowl.

Rams Halt Late Charge from Rhode Island to Win Home Opener

May 24, 2011

By Darryl Yu, Sports Editor Excitement filled the air on Jack Coffey Field on Sept. 11, as the Fordham Rams came back from behind to notch their first victory of the season with a 27-25 win over Rhode Island University. Losing their seasonal opener against Bryant University on Sept. 4, the Rams were looking forward to getting...

“My Goodness, My Guinness”: Where to Drink This St. Patrick’s Day

May 24, 2011

If you’re staying in New York during spring break this year, you’ll be in town for St. Patrick’s Day, so don’t be so jealous of your friends spending the week in tropical climates. Instead, celebrate the holiday on March 17 by frequenting one of the following great local pubs for some traditional Irish fare and a pint...

FCLC Oscar Predictions

May 24, 2011

Social Issues and Theater Come Together at Fordham

May 24, 2011

Visual Arts and Theater Departments Sponsor Cambodian Playwrights By Ariella Mastroianni, Staff Writer n New York City, artists come and go. Some stay with success, and others leave without any lasting impressions. In the case of Cambodian performers Chhon Sina and Ieng Sithul, they came to Fordham University hoping to make ...