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

MEREDITH SUMMERS, Literary and Copy Editor Emerita

50 Shades of Growl

50 Shades of Growl

March 25, 2015

I’m not proud to say it, but I saw “50 Shades of Grey” (and before you get upset, I made proper amends for feeding into the franchise).  I didn’t go into it with high expectations.  I read the...

Navigating Without A Map

February 11, 2015

Hello, my name is Meredith Summers and I have a Type A personality. There. I said it. I have been trying to pretend for my whole life that I’m Type B, but I just can’t hide it anymore. Being a Type...

A Holiday Guide to Dodging Relatives’ Questions

November 20, 2014

With Thanksgiving next week, many college students are looking forward to going home for the break. Dreaming of playing with pets and not having to wait for hours to attempt laundry in broken washers,...

On Physically Assaulting Tim Gunn

November 6, 2014

One of the aspects of life in New York that people who don’t live in New York get the most excited about is celebrity sightings. When people find out where I live some of the first questions I get asked...

Brandon Harmer, FCLC 15. (Courtesy of Sean Smith)

Fordham Student Publishes ‘New York Nights’

September 25, 2014

There are many things that set Brandon Harmer, Fordham College at Lincoln Center (FCLC) ’15, apart from his classmates. He is a brown belt in Judo, he has appeared in episodes of television shows such...

Comma Interrobang: The Demons In My Occupational Closet

September 25, 2014

For as long as I can remember I have been asked the question, “What do you want to be when you grow up?” Throughout the years, the answers have ranged from puppy to doctor to teacher to book editor....

Mary Higgins Clark (left) speaks to Professor of English Mary Bly’s Publishing Theory and Practice class on April 29. She spoke about her career, the writing industry and her new book

Mary Higgins Clark Visits Fordham

May 2, 2014

On Tuesday, April 29, 2014, Mary Higgins Clark, Fordham College at Lincoln Center (FCLC) ’79, spoke to students in Professor of English Mary Bly’s Publishing: Theory and Practice class.  Clark...

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The Comma Interrobang: Spending a Night Living in Noah’s Sandals

February 13, 2014

Anyone who has had to take Sacred Texts & Traditions: Old Testament is familiar with the story of Noah. In case you aren’t, Noah was chilling with his family and all the plants and animals and...

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