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ESMÉ BLEECKER-ADAMS

ESMÉ BLEECKER-ADAMS, Fun & Games Editor and Assistant Photo Editor

Esmé Bleecker-Adams, FCLC 21, is a visual arts major and (oh-so-jaded) New Yorker who is incredibly grateful for her time at The Observer and for all the lovely people she has met there! Favorite hobbies include sewing, playing table tennis and ignoring her alarm clock.

All content by ESMÉ BLEECKER-ADAMS
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[Photo] Stop Expecting Students to Function Normally During the Coronavirus Pandemic

April 28, 2020

The stress of striving for academic success has put extra pressure on many students at this time. "I simply do not have the emotional energy to participate in class when I know I am living during one of...

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[Photo] Cracking the Code: What the Labels on Your Eggs Really Mean

April 28, 2020

The broad range of options in the egg aisle can be overwhelming, especially when you don’t know what their labels mean.

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[Photo] Four Ways to Maintain a Healthy Immune System

April 21, 2020

Graphic Illustration by Esmé Bleecker-Adams

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[Photo] Fordham STEM Students Past and Present Reflect on COVID-19 and Health Care Careers

April 21, 2020

New Yorkers display their gratitude to those on the front lines, including some Fordham students and graduates.

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Crossword Issue 7: Iquids

April 14, 2020
Play the Issue 7 crossword here. Hint: Take an L.
Tell Us About Yourself and We’ll Tell You Your Perfect Zoom Virtual Background

Tell Us About Yourself and We’ll Tell You Your Perfect Zoom Virtual Background

April 9, 2020
Learn which Zoom background is perfect for you.
As internships and jobs are cancelled it leaves students without experience that could have furthered their future careers.

[Photo] Fordham Students Lose Internships and Jobs as Global Crisis Continues

April 6, 2020

As internships and jobs are cancelled it leaves students without experience that could have furthered their future careers.

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Crossword Issue 6: Whatever Springs to Mind

April 7, 2020
Play the Issue 6 crossword here.
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Crossword Issue 4: Musical Numbers

March 10, 2020
Hint: Some of the answers have numerals instead of letters.
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Crossword Issue 3: Suit Yourself

February 19, 2020
Play the Issue 3 Observer crossword here.
Go out and set your sweetheart's world on fire.

[Photo] Observer? I Barely Know Her!

February 13, 2020

Go out and set your sweetheart's world on fire.

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Mini Crossword

February 11, 2020
Play the mini crossword here.
This year's red-carpet looks acted as political statements, tributes, and purely aesthetic hits and misses.

[Photo] Oscars Red Carpet Roundup

February 11, 2020

This year's red-carpet looks acted as political statements, tributes, and purely aesthetic hits and misses.

Best Picture Word Scramble

Best Picture Word Scramble

February 9, 2020
Unscramble the 2020 Best Picture nominees to solve a riddle.
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Crossword Issue 2: Dramatic Irony

February 5, 2020
Play the Issue 2 crossword here.
Not exactly a 'Snoscar,' but just as exciting for awards season stalwarts.

[Photo] Preparing For and Celebrating the Awards Season Experience

January 29, 2020

Not exactly a 'Snoscar,' but just as exciting for awards season stalwarts.

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Mini Crossword

January 28, 2020
Play the mini crossword here.
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Crossword Issue 1: Under the Circumstances

January 22, 2020
Hint: Together, each pair of highlighted words makes a phrase hinted at by the title.
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Crossword: 2020 Questions

January 13, 2020
Happy New Year!
Holiday Jigsaw Puzzles

Holiday Jigsaw Puzzles

December 18, 2019
Complete The Observer's Fordham themed holiday jigsaw puzzles!
As the holidays draw near, be sure to take care of your ho-ho-whole person — and your wallet too!

12 Days of Fordham Christmas on a Budget

December 17, 2019
I vowed I would embark on a quest to spread as much joy for as little money as possible this holiday season, and without ever setting foot outside the confines of the Fordham Lincoln Center campus.
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Crossword Issue 14: Keep It Cool

December 4, 2019
Play The Observer's Issue 14 crossword.
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Crossword Issue 13: Fowl Language

November 13, 2019
Play The Observer's Issue 13 crossword here.
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Crossword Issue 12: Holey Spirit

October 30, 2019
Play the Issue 12 (Halloween-themed) crossword.