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Foregoing the Morning Grind with Yoga

April 8, 2016

By ELODIE HUSTON Layout Editor I have a complicated relationship with mornings. I love getting a head start on my day before classes and work begin. But when my alarm goes off at 6 a.m., I s...

Fitbit’s wireless syncing feature enables users to access their activity data across all online devices. (Photo Courtesy of Tom Wallace/ Minneapolis Star Tribune via TNS)

Fitbit Technology is the Key to a Healthier Lifestyle

April 7, 2016

By MOHDSHOBAIR HUSSAINI Asst. Sports Editor Since the Lincoln Center campus is located in the heart of New York ...

The Pager App is attempting to change the way college students reach out to local physicians. (JESSICA HANLEY/THE OBSERVER)

Pager: The Future of Healthcare

March 9, 2016

By MOHDSHOBAIR HUSSAINI Asst. Sports Editor The life of any New York City college student revolves arou...

An elderly man jogs along the main fountain in Washington Square Park. (PHOTO BY REGINA OREA/ THE OBSERVER)

Exploring New York City’s Workout Options

March 4, 2016

By RENAISA WAHED Staff Writer The NYC Park and Recreation’s fitness agendas have been flourishing throughout t...

Yoga: A Balancing Act

February 24, 2016

By ELODIE HUSTON Layout Editor The students of Fordham Lincoln Center are no strangers to walking. Between weekday commutes to class, internships and work, and weekend excursions to museums and restau...

Students can use breathing exercises to beat the stresses of midterms. (GRAPHIC BY  MAURER/THE OBSERVER)

Catching your Breath in the City that Never Sleeps

February 14, 2016

By ELODIE HUSTON Layout Editor New York City is a wonderful study partner—it always seems so much ...

The Gertrude Ederle Recreation Center is now offering $25 memberships for students. (JESSICA HANLEY/THE OSBERVER)

The Hidden Gem of the Upper West Side

February 12, 2016

By MATTHEW MCCARTHY Sports Editor For those looking for a fitness center, The Gertrude Ederle Recreati...

A different type of workout is the Alvin Ailey dance extension program (Tori Li/ The Observer).

Gyms are Boring: A Guide To Alternative Workout Methods

November 20, 2015

By MADISON SIDWELL Staff Writer For the many Fordham University at Lincoln Center students who prefer ...

Students are advised to get vaccinated for influenza as soon as the vaccines become available. (Photo Illustration by Lydia Benner/The Observer)

The 411 on Flu Prevention

October 26, 2015

By RENAISA WAHED Contributing Writer The flu bug is preparing to rear its head in the Big Apple yet ...


Abandoned Garden Re-purposed by Fordham Research

September 8, 2015

By CONNOR MANNION News Co-Editor & Asst. Literary Co-Editor Over the summer, a rotating machine was installed o...

The McMahon Hall Fitness Center underwent improvements last spring, adding free weights and ellipticals. (CONNOR MANNION/THE OBSERVER)

Fordham Fitness: Finding the Perfect Gym for You

August 28, 2015

By MATTHEW MCCARTHY Sports Co-Editor School is upon us and that means the possible onset of the “...