The Observer

Student Accounts Owes Students Answers

Student Accounts Owes Students Answers

December 2, 2019

Much like emails from the department, I don’t have a lot of answers, but I do have a big question: Who is going to hold Student Accounts accountable?

Climate Change Will Save Fordham’s Rankings

Climate Change Will Save Fordham’s Rankings

December 2, 2019

But what if, instead of attempting to change the ever-dubious Fordham retention rate, there was a much simpler and less expensive way to save Fordham’s rankings? 

Letter To The Editor: More Battles To Be Won Over Climate Change

Letter To The Editor: More Battles To Be Won Over Climate Change

December 1, 2019

"As a young adult pursuing a degree in Environmental Studies in New York City, I care about climate cha...

What the Spanish Far-Right Is Getting Wrong About the Catalan Crisis

What the Spanish Far-Right Is Getting Wrong About the Catalan Crisis

November 18, 2019

The Catalan crisis might inevitably lead to a reconfiguration of power through which Spain is redefined based on its plurinational nature. The question is whether Madrid can come up with a way to accommodate and empower its diverse nations before Catalonia decides to ride freely.

Staff Editorial: Empower Faculty to Use Technology

Staff Editorial: Empower Faculty to Use Technology

November 13, 2019

Printing is an incessant subject of debate at Fordham Lincoln Center. Long readings or book excerpts ...

You Got Your College Relationship Wrong

You Got Your College Relationship Wrong

November 13, 2019

Relationships are great, but they’re only great when you actually want them. Unfortunately, the collective college mind seems to only remember the first half of that sentence.

Impeachment Continues to Roll Ahead: Transparency is Key

Impeachment Continues to Roll Ahead: Transparency is Key

November 13, 2019

Halloween got a little spookier for President Trump when the Democratic House of Representatives voted on Oct. 31 to formalize an impeachment inquiry into the president amidst allegations he engaged in a quid pro quo with Ukranian President Vladmir Zelensky.

Rams in Vans: The Intercampus Transportation You Can Always Rely On

Rams in Vans: The Intercampus Transportation You Can Always Rely On

November 13, 2019

It’s clear the student body is fed up with the service we get from the Ram Van, so Fordham should replace them with something more economical, practical and environmentally friendly: Rams in Vans.

Fordham Pilots New ‘Jesuitte’

Fordham Pilots New ‘Jesuitte’

November 13, 2019

The new show is titled “The Jesuitte” and features 25 Fordham Lincoln Center undergraduates competing for the heart of Olivia DiGiorno, Fordham College at Lincoln Center (FCLC) ’21.

Lamenting ‘The Commuter’s Lament’

Lamenting ‘The Commuter’s Lament’

November 13, 2019

Life sucks!, the poem reminds us, but here we are, living it anyway. Isn’t that funny?

The Anatomy of Corporate Appeasement to China

The Anatomy of Corporate Appeasement to China

November 13, 2019

The NBA wants to reach a larger audience in China due to the popularity of basketball in the country, but as a result, the league has been recently criticized for allegedly caving to China’s anti-democratic tendencies.

Veterans’ Center Just In Time for Veterans Day

Veterans’ Center Just In Time for Veterans Day

November 11, 2019

It’s easy to brush off the term “veteran” as the label of a peak that has long since passed — or as part of a holiday we celebrate once a year and let fade into the background until next November.