The Observer

Sunrise Movement members making signs on the Grass
Students Advocate for Voting in New Sunrise Movement Hub
By JOE KOTTKE October 18, 2020
Students created the Sunrise Movement for combating climate change opponents and hosted an event at Van Cortlandt Park to motivate voters.
a graphic illustration showing the covid-19 reponse of fordham, columbia, and NYU. Fordham: infection rate 0.30%, total cases 30, assigned grade B-. Columbia: infection rate 0.06%, total cases 15, assigned grade B+. NYU: infection rate 0.16%, total cases 294, assigned grade B
Reopening in a Hotspot: Fordham's COVID-19 Response Compared to Other NYC Schools
By KATRINA LAMBERT, JOE KOTTKE, and MICHELLE AGARON October 15, 2020
Despite recieving an F for COVID-19 communication, Fordham has managed to keep COVID-19 case relatively low on campus compared to other NYC schools.
a graphic illustration of pie charts showing 42% of Black respondents experienced discrimination by Fordham
Fordham Anti-Racist Alumni Collective Survey Supports Testimonies of Racism
By KATRINA LAMBERT October 15, 2020
The Fordham Anti-Racist Alumni Collective launched a survey about the different experiences black and white students have on campus.
a flyer for the event reading "Religion, Culture, and Sexuality : A Digital Dialogue, Thursday October 8th 12:30 pm to 2:00 pm, Hosted by the LQBTQ+ History Month committee"
Finding Space for Sexuality on a Jesuit Campus
By KAT EHRING October 15, 2020
On Oct. 8, the LGBTQ Month Committee led a digital dialogue about religion, culture and sexuality with professors and student leaders as guest speakers. Members of the Fordham community shared their experiences being queer on "God's campus."
The reception desk of University Health Services, which oversees COVID-19 testing
New Rounds of COVID-19 Testing
By STEPHEN BRAGALE October 14, 2020
All on-campus students and faculty must complete monthly COVID tests. However, who has access to the tests and who pays is still unclear.
the doorway of the ram cafe dining location, with a red sign on top saying "ram cafe" and one of three glass doors open
Campus Dining Favorites Close and Cut Hours for the Semester
By CHLOE ZELCH October 8, 2020
The first month of the fall semester brought the temporary closing of the Schmeltzer Dining Room and significant cuts to Ram Café and Argo Tea.