The Student Voice of Fordham Lincoln Center

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The Student Voice of Fordham Lincoln Center

The Observer

The Student Voice of Fordham Lincoln Center

The Observer

BEATA CHEREPAKHINA, Online Editor Emerita

If you want to avoid the craziness that is Black Friday, check out Cyber Monday instead. (Mark Boster/Los Angeles Times/MCT)

Forget Black Friday, It’s All About Cyber Monday

November 27, 2011
If you love great deals but can’t handle the lines and pushing of Black Friday, you’re not alone. That’s why in 2005 the shopping gods graced us with Cyber Monday, the Black Friday of online shopping
Chunky heels and suede pumps are two footwear options that will have you walking with confidence this fall. (Nordstrom/MCT)

Kick Off Those Flip-Flops and Slip on Some Fall Footwear

September 21, 2011
Throw those flip-flops to the back of the closet and get ready to step out in style with fall’s four must-have footwear fashions. Whether you dare ...

Dress to Impress! What to Expect for Fashion’s Night Out 2011

August 25, 2011

Living in New York City has tons of perks and perhaps the greatest perk of all is the city’s fashion scene. New York is bustling with the hottest designers, high-end retailers and all the celebrities...

Look Strapping This Summer With 2011’s Handbag Trends

August 4, 2011

Forget diamonds, a girl’s best friend is her bag. Not only are handbags the perfect addition to any outfit, but they also serve as an on-the-go safety deposit box. From money to make-up to a change...

It’s Time to Have a Mass (Text) for the Death of the Phone Call

August 4, 2011

There’s no use denying it-we’re addicted to our cell phones. And with the capability to text, surf the Web, take pictures and so much more, who can really blame us? But thanks to all these new...

This Is All You Need to Know If You’re Craving Food on the Go

August 3, 2011

Forget sit-down restaurants; some of the best places to eat in New York City are actually on wheels. No, we’re not talking about the gyro stands or hot dog carts; we’re talking about gourmet food trucks....

I Stand For Ending Violence Against Women

August 3, 2011

In honor of Women’s History Month, the Observer spoke to the president of ISIS (In Strength I Stand), a women’s empowerment group at Fordham College at Lincoln Center (FCLC), and proud member of the...

The Future Figures of Black History Month

August 3, 2011

With February comes Black History Month, an opportunity for Americans to reminisce about influential black figures and their impact on American history. In the last few years, several black icons have...

A Traditional Russian Treat That Can be Salty or Sweet

July 31, 2011

Growing up, there was nothing I loved more than sitting in the kitchen, watching my grandma and mom prepare dish after dish of delicious food for a family gathering. From mixing the salad to getting the...

Campus Culture: Holiday Traditions at FCLC

July 30, 2011

With December comes snowy weather, shorter days and most importantly the holiday season. And with so many different cultures from around the world bringing their holiday traditions to Fordham College at...

Study Areas Draw Different Crowds, Quiet or Loud

July 28, 2011

Published: November 4, 2010 Before an exam, there are a few important things that students should do. Arguably, the most important thing to do is study. It can be equally important, however, to sniff...

Myth Busters: Fordham College at Lincoln Center Edition

July 25, 2011

Published: September 23, 2010 College. This one little word carries a whole lot of meaning thanks to the never-ending list of stories we hear from our parents, siblings and of course, the media....

FCLC Checklist Leaves No Excuse for Boredom

July 23, 2011

Published: August 25, 2010 There are a lot of things you can do in four years. There are also a lot of things you must do in four years. Here are things that you should do during your four years at...

College Council Discusses Accepted Students, Registration

July 12, 2011

Published: March 30, 2011 The March 10 College Council meeting held in the South Lounge began on a positive note, as Rev. Robert R. Grimes, S.J., dean of Fordham College at Lincoln Center (FCLC), who...

College Council Adresses Snow, Midterm Grades

July 12, 2011

Published: February 16, 2011 Concerns with Fordham College at Lincoln Center (FCLC)’s handling of weather-related closings was among the topics discussed during the Feb. 3 College Council meeting...

Get Your Fare Share: Hail a Taxi and Scoot Over

July 5, 2011

Published: April 1, 2010 Stuck on the sidewalk in the pouring rain, running almost 20 minutes late to class because you had an extra assignment at your internship, watching as one taxi after another...

Seniors: DegreeWorks Will Determine Your Future

June 28, 2011

Published February 18, 2010 With the spring semester underway, hundreds of seniors are anxiously awaiting graduation. Some are headed for the real world in search of a job that actually pays the bills,...

Choose Wisely: Your Profile Picture is Worth 1000 Words

June 28, 2011

Published: December 10, 2009 It’s been a month since Halloween and there’s no doubt you’re bored of that profile picture in your racy costume. So should you switch to the picture of you decked...

A Break to Remember: Rent A House This Winter

June 28, 2011

Published: November 19, 2009 Do you really want to spend winter break holed up in your apartment with your cat or stuck back home with grandma, trying to force some home cooking down your throat?...

Journey to Brooklyn: Taking Advantage of the Q Train

June 27, 2011

Published: November 19, 2009 Just a few blocks’ walk from Lincoln Center on 57th Street and Broadway is the station home to the Q line. The Q makes only five stops in Manhattan and takes you into...

Haunted Houses, A Rock Musical and A Parade: Unique Ways to Spend Halloween

June 27, 2011

Published: October 22, 2009 When Oct. 31 rolls into New York City, there isn’t even a question of what you are going to do: dress up crazy and go to a party or a club, of course. But doesn’t...

Battle Sleepy Days with Tips from Students Who’ve Been There

June 26, 2011

Published: October 8, 2009 The new school year is officially underway and those summer days of sleeping in until one o’clock are long gone. But who are we kidding? Just because there’s more...

Top 10 Web Sites for Procrastinating Homework

June 25, 2011

Published: September 24, 2009 You have a philosophy paper, 20 pages of bio to read, and a Spanish test all due tomorrow. So what do you do as soon as you turn on your computer? Go on Facebook, of...

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