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Student Spotlight: Coco de Marneffe

Student Spotlight: Coco de Marneffe

By DEFNE AKIMAN and ALISON ETTINGER-DELONG December 4, 2019
Caroline "Coco" de Marneffe recaps her experience as one of two Fordham students to in the TCS New York City Marathon. She is one out of the 59 runners in the 18-19 year range to complete the 26.2 mile long race.
EDM Group Louis the Child performs at Terminal 5.

Concerts in NYC – November 2019

By ZOEY LIU and MADDIE SANDHOLM November 25, 2019
A new monthly playlist featuring the best upcoming concerts to watch out for.
Which Floor in McKeon Hall Do You Really Belong On?

Which Floor in McKeon Hall Do You Really Belong On?

By ALISON ETTINGER-DELONG November 4, 2019
Take the Buzzfeed Quiz to see which floor in McKeon Hall you really belong on. 
Fordham in 17 syllables

Fordham in 17 syllables

By ALISON ETTINGER-DELONG, MADDIE SANDHOLM, and MAYA NAYMAN October 25, 2019
Alison Ettinger-DeLong and Maya Nayman share haikus describing the experience of being a student at Fordham University in October.
Photo Essay: Cross-Country Runner

Photo Essay: Cross-Country Runner

By CAITLIN BURY October 3, 2019
California is where I am rooted and comfortable. New York is where I am challenged to be a better, more confident version of myself.

VIDEO: A Dummy’s Guide to the MTA

By THE MULTIMEDIA DESK October 2, 2019

For New York newcomers, the subway evokes images of rats, delays and some memorable characters. While these associations are not untrue, as a seasoned veteran of the MTA, here is some advice to avoid a...

Joe's Dad in the fridge. February 2019.

Home: A Photo Essay

March 22, 2019
Home is where the heart is. For college kids, sometimes the word "home" takes on other diverse meanings.
VIDEO: The Observer Tests Fordham Pickup Lines

VIDEO: The Observer Tests Fordham Pickup Lines

February 25, 2019
Observer? I barely know her! The best Fordham Lincoln Center pickup lines are guaranteed to get that special someone into your bedroom long before 3:30 a.m.
People celebrate the Lunar New Year in Chinatown on Feb. 17, 2019. This year is the year of the pig.

Photo Feature: Lunar New Year Celebrations in NYC

February 20, 2019
Students ring in the Lunar New Year in style.
Jan. 19, 2019: Fort McHenry still closed due to the government shutdown.

Photo Feature: The Impact of the Government Shutdown in NYC

By ANGELA CHEN, TITO CRESPO, and JOE ROVEGNO February 3, 2019
Students reflect on the impact the forced government shutdown had on New York institutions.
Bilbao, Spain is located in the northern tip of the country and is known to be a place where Spanish seniors spend their retirement.

Snapshots of Bilbao, Spain

By CARSON THORNTON GONZALEZ 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.
Photo Gallery: Homecoming 2018

Photo Gallery: Homecoming 2018

By JEFFREY UMBRELL and ZOEY LIU September 30, 2018

The Rams showed some fight in their 13-24 homecoming loss last week against Central Connecticut State University, including up a near-perfect second half defensive performance, but ultimately it would...