The Observer

Professor Brings Research on Murals

By ANNDREW VACCA June 2, 2011

Published: April 3, 2008 On March 5, Maureen O’Connell, assistant professor of theology at Fordham College at Lincoln Center (FCLC), brought her research on intercity murals to the Fordham community....

Science Professor Mourned

By ASHLEY WENNERSHERON June 2, 2011

Published: April 3, 2008 Brother DeSales Lawless, C.F.X, the first chairman of the department of natural sciences at Fordham College at Lincoln Center (FCLC), died Feb. 29. He was 87 years old and...

‘With Public Actions Come Public Consequences’

By ASHLEY TEDESCO June 2, 2011

Published: April 3, 2008 “Is this something you would want to put on the front of your door in McMahon?” asked Keith Eldredge, dean of students at Fordham College at Lincoln Center (FCLC), in...

Can You Have a Social Life at FCLC Without a Fake ID?

By CASEY FELDMAN June 2, 2011

Published: April 3, 2008 Underage college students with fake IDs drink five to six times more than those without fake IDs, according to research recently cited on The New York Times blog. The researchers...

New Jesuit Superior General Elected

By MEAGHAN DILLON June 1, 2011

Published: Febrary 14, 2008 FORDHAM—The new Superior General of the Society of Jesus was elected on Jan. 19 in Rome. The Rev. Adolfo Nicolás, S.J., is now Father General to nearly 20,000 Jesuits...

Can a Woman Be President?

By LAURA SHIN June 1, 2011

Published: Febrary 14, 2008 FCLC—American women were given the right to vote in 1920. It took decades for America to finally answer the question of whether women should be allowed to vote. Nearly...

Students Reach Out to NYC’s Homeless

By KATHRYN FEENEY June 1, 2011

Published: Febrary 14, 2008 FORDHAM—Fordham students hit the streets on the night of Jan. 28 for the sixth annual Homeless Outreach Population Estimate (HOPE) in an effort to update statistics...

Fordham Focuses on Climate Change

By LAURA SHIN June 1, 2011

Published: Febrary 14, 2008 FORDHAM—The topic of conversation at Fordham and 1,800 other institutions on Jan. 31 was “going green.” As a part of Focus the Nation, a nationwide teach-in about global...

Students Rally for Security Officers

By MEAGHAN DILLON June 1, 2011

Published: Febrary 14, 2008 FORDHAM—Dozens of students, clergy members and security officers gathered outside the McGinley Campus Center on Feb. 7 to rally in support of better wages and working...

New Resource Center for Faculty Opens

By ASHLEY TEDESCO June 1, 2011

Published: Febrary 14, 2008 FORDHAM—Fordham has created a new institution to offer faculty the opportunity to take advantage of the many resources available to them. The Center for Teaching Excellence...

College Apps Increase—But Not at FCLC

By NATASHA PASCETTA June 1, 2011

Published: Febrary 14, 2008 FORDHAM—The college admissions process is extremely competitive this year, as more students nationwide apply to colleges than ever before. According to The New York Times,...

Don’t Have Anything Nice To Say?

By CASEY FELDMAN June 1, 2011

Published: Febrary 14, 2008 FORDHAM—“Are some students genuinely hurt by what I write about them? Maybe,” said FUrez Hilton, FCRH ’08, a gossip blogger who often mocks Fordham students....