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Fordham Accepts Green Initiative

By LAURA SHIN May 25, 2011

FORDHAM – The goal is sustaining the earth, and Fordham, along with other NYC institutions and Catholic colleges across the country, is joining the fight. On June 6, Fordham announced that it has accepted...

Plan to Expand Lincoln Center Campus Awaits Public Hearing

By LAURA SHIN May 25, 2011

FCLC – Nearly a half of a century ago, after much planning, fundraising and controversy, ground was broken and construction begun on what is now Fordham’s Lincoln Center (LC) campus. Today,...

Sodexo Town Hall Addresses Student Questions and Concerns

By KATIE BERRY May 24, 2011

The second Sodexo Town Hall meeting of the 2010-2011 academic year took place on Apr. 19 in the South Lounge. The United Student Government’s (USG) Food Services Committee and Sodexo representatives...

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Conference at Law School Considers Sudan’s Post-Referendum Challenges, Policy Options

By MATT SURRUSCO May 24, 2011

  Academics, policymakers, activists and students convened at Fordham Law School on April 9 for a conference on Sudan’s post-referendum challenges. The conference, sponsored by Fordham...

Conference Held on Human Trafficking of Young Women

By MONIQUE JOHN May 24, 2011

Activist Rachel Lloyd, founder of  Girls Educational and Mentoring Services (GEMS), spoke along with two other panelists at a conference addressing domestic human sex slavery and trafficking of young...

Students Discuss Latinas’ Status in the Workforce

By MONIQUE JOHN May 24, 2011

“As Latinas, we bring a lot to the workplace,” Dr. Eglí Colón said. “We are leaders in our own homes and we need to believe in those skills.” Colón was speaking on March 8, International Women’s...

CSA’s White Party: Vibrant and Full of Color

By NATALIA RAMIREZ May 24, 2011

  Kevin Quaratino, Fordham College at Lincoln Center (FCLC) ’13, said this year’s White Party needed some innovation and spontaneity. After much deliberation, CSA decided to add a...

FCLC Welcomes New Faculty Members

By LAURA CHANG and NATALIA RAMIREZ May 24, 2011

1) Jennifer Clark Department:Communication and Media Studies Experiences Prior to Fordham:I have held the position of visiting assistant professor at Fordham College at Lincoln Center (FCLC) for two...

Molimo Opens Up At Open Mic Night

By NATALIA RAMIREZ May 24, 2011

An open mic night usually incites images of a poet reciting melancholic verses to a finger-snapping audience while the soft beating of a drum is gradually incorporated into the performance. Molimo’s...

NYS Immunization Policies Urge Students to Comply to Avoid Academic Holds

By ANGIE CHEN May 24, 2011

For some Fordham students, putting off required immunizations can potentially result in a state-imposed ban from class attendance. According to Student Health Services (SHS), New York State Law...

False Scam Targets Fordham Students

By EVANGELOS RAZIS May 24, 2011

On September 9, Fordham University’s Safety and Security Department broadcasted an email alert to the university warning of a telephone scam involving a caller posing as a college representative,...