The Observer

Suffering from FOMO? Here’s What You Should Really Fear

Suffering from FOMO? Here’s What You Should Really Fear

December 5, 2018

Taking a moment to slow down in a city so fast is healthy.

Free Speech Belongs on College Campuses

Free Speech Belongs on College Campuses

December 5, 2018

It is possible to sit in a room with someone you disagree with and discuss what the issues are and then walk out of that room as friends.

Fordham Hasn’t Learned Its Lesson on Trans Rights

Fordham Hasn’t Learned Its Lesson on Trans Rights

November 16, 2018

The student body has called on Fordham to do the right thing, and the administration has hung up.

The Minimum Wage Increase, Its Victors and Its Next Steps

The Minimum Wage Increase, Its Victors and Its Next Steps

November 14, 2018

If not for the bad press, outrage, and organized response from students, Fordham would get away with paying poverty wages to the student workers they already burden with student debt and tenuous working conditions.

Contraception: Fordham’s Public Health Problem

November 14, 2018

Condoms are the most effective form of protection against STDs and diseases like HIV/AIDS. The fact that our university doesn’t provide them is a public health concern.

Invisible Disabilities: Professors, Take Note

Invisible Disabilities: Professors, Take Note

November 14, 2018

Professors, please understand that it is completely within your right to reject certain accommodations of students with disabilities. But in doing so you may be losing a promising student and their contributions.

We’re Not Selling Anything: Identity Crisis and Student Fundraising

We’re Not Selling Anything: Identity Crisis and Student Fundraising

November 7, 2018

One Sunday morning earlier this year, a man I’ll never see screamed at me through my headset. “St...

Fordham Is Better Than You Think It Is

Fordham Is Better Than You Think It Is

November 7, 2018

Outside of our echo chamber, people actually see Fordham as a good school.

In Defense of Jesuit Education

October 10, 2018

In light of the alleged conduct of Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh, an alumnus of Georgetown Prepar...

In Appreciation of Christina Greer

September 12, 2018

A collective op-ed by 15 Fordham students and alumni Fordham Associate Professor of Political Science Ch...

Something More: The Importance of Student Journalism

Something More: The Importance of Student Journalism

April 26, 2018

Nobody is paid at The Fordham Observer. There is no academic credit associated with participation. They do it for something more.

The McKeon Elevator Epidemic

The McKeon Elevator Epidemic

April 18, 2018

I’m going to be honest: my Monday mornings aren’t great. I have an 8:30 a.m. class every day, so I...

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