The Student Voice of Fordham Lincoln Center

The Observer

The Student Voice of Fordham Lincoln Center

The Observer

The Student Voice of Fordham Lincoln Center

The Observer

Out With the Old Officials
Out With the Old Officials
By AVERY GRAFELD
We must support young people in their efforts to gain substantive representation so that our government actually answers to us.
The Human Cost of the World Cup
By VALERIA CARBALLO
The tournament which has often brought fans together all over the world has been stained with the failure to protect migrant workers and their rights.
With Enough Votes, You Too Can Do Insider Trading!
By JOHN SCHNEIDER
No matter who is doing the actual trading, members of Congress “conveniently” benefiting from their investments makes the American public lose faith in the government as a whole.
Elon Musk Carelessly Indulges in Foreign Policy
By JILLIAN ARENA
If Musk truly cares about the autonomy of Ukrainian citizens, he should stop spreading Kremlin propaganda and instead fulfill his commitment to providing Ukrainians with internet access without complaint.
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Netflix’s “The Empress” received massive praise alongside a global burgeoning interest in royalty and monarchy.
Royalty In Modernity: A Dive Into "The Empress"
By ERIC KIM
Can a Party Divided Against Itself Stand?
Can a Party Divided Against Itself Stand?
By HIYA JAIN
New Year’s Resolutions Are Pointless
New Year’s Resolutions Are Pointless
By ANDREW ARMOUR
Is Football Worth the Risk?
Is Football Worth the Risk?
By MATTHIAS LAI
Ask Em: What’s in a Name?
Ask Em: What’s in a Name?
By EMILY ELLIS
Names are arbitrary, but emotions associated with them are not.
Once You Get the Ick, Does It Stick?
By EMILY ELLIS
Having crushes on people in your classes is one of the best aspects of college (besides, you know, the whole “getting a degree” thing)
Talking About Sex Doesn’t Make You Hypersexual
By JESSICA YU

I love talking about sex. I love hearing my friends talk about sex. I love reading about female sexuality. This, however, does not mean I am...

Let’s Talk About Doubt in Relationships
By JESSICA YU
It's OK to feel doubt in your relationship or to not want to post about it on social media. You don't need to be the TikTok-perfect couple.
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Entertain Me: A Football Commentary
Entertain Me: A Football Commentary
By KREENA VORA
As it stands now, though, I have to agree with the rest of the world that American football is barely a sport, and they don’t even use their feet!
Taylor Swift Is Not at Fault for Ticketmaster’s Failures
Taylor Swift Is Not at Fault for Ticketmaster’s Failures
By KATHERINE VARRELL
The U.S. Department of Justice opened an investigation into the owner of Ticketmaster after the great war for tickets to Taylor Swift’s Eras Tour.
I’ll Miss You, Twitter
By AVA PEABODY

Twitter is dead. Sure, you can still visit the website, and the tweets still show up, but it’s not the same as it was before Elon Musk, and...

It's Time To Say Bye to Biopics
By BIVAS THAPA
The films are vehicles for stuffy awards, spaces for directors to be self-indulgent, and a hypocritical visual feast for the masses.
Your Guide to NYC Lesbian Bars
By JESSICA YU
As of 2021, there are only 21 lesbian bars remaining in the United States and only three in New York City.
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proposals graphic with marry me balloon in central park
Want an Unhappy Marriage? Plan a Public Proposal in Central Park
By ISABELLA SCIPIONI
the green m&m stands in her new shoes in front of a green background
Ms. Green: The First Hot Girl
By JAKE ERACA
a choose your own adventure chart
CDC Experiments with ‘Choose Your Own Adventure’ COVID-19 Strategy
By ISABELLA SCIPIONI
map of nyc for article on walk for finals
NYC Walks for When You Haven’t Started Studying for Finals
By ISABELLA SCIPIONI
Image of an email with the words Public Safety Advisory | Lincoln Center, Feral Anti-Vaxxers
Public Safety Alert: Feral Anti-Vaxxers
By ISABELLA SCIPIONI
lincoln center girl at a fordham football game surrounded by rose hill fans
A Lincoln Center Student’s First Football Game
By ISABELLA SCIPIONI
Fordham Faculty (and Students) United
Fordham Faculty (and Students) United
By ANA KEVORKIAN

There was one word on everyone’s mind during 2022 — and no, Merriam-Webster, it wasn’t “gaslighting.” Rather, the word that defined...

Does Fordham Promote Healthy Eating Habits?
By KELLY SCHWINT

Content warning: discussion of eating disorders. As a first-year student, I arrived at Fordham full of worries about adjusting to life in...

Staff Diversity Report: Fall 2022
By ALLIE STOFER, MADDIE SANDHOLM, EMILY ELLIS, KREENA VORA, and ALEXA STEGMULLER
In this report, you will find an examination of the diversity of our staff — examined along lines of ethnicity, sexuality, financial need and other factors.
Is FLC’s Library Underfunded or Underused?
By MADELEINE BAMFORD
There are over 2 million books, over 50,000 journals, over 60,000 e-books and many staff librarians waiting for students.
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Staff Editorial: Housing Mismanagement Hinders Student Success
Staff Editorial: Housing Mismanagement Hinders Student Success
By THE OBSERVER EDITORIAL BOARD October 14, 2022
Residents have been disappointed by a confusing housing registration that has crammed in first-year students and left others stranded.