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MOHDSHOBAIR HUSSAINI, Sports & Health Editor Emeritus

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Rams Look To Continue Momentum

Rams Look To Continue Momentum

September 17, 2017

With the season now entering its third week, the Fordham University football team looks to continue off its success during week two of play. The first two matchups of the season have both been away games...

The Rose Hill Gymnasium underwent phase one of its renovations this summer, which involved the installation of new lower-level seating. (PHOTO COURTESY OF FORDHAM SPORTS)

Rose Hill Gym Takes On A New Look

September 2, 2017

As students return to the Rose Hill campus for the start of the semester, some may realize a few changes in Fordham athletics. And no, there haven’t been any new additions to Fordham’s currently extensive...

Its imperative for college students to start the semester on a high note health-wise and this can be achieved through proper dieting, exercise and stress management. (EMMA DIMARCO/THE OBSERVER)

A Healthy Start to the Semester

September 2, 2017

It’s September, which means another academic year is officially underway. For the freshman, this means getting acclimated to not only the academics, but the college lifestyle in general. For the upperclassman,...

B.U.F.F.F looks to add a new dimension to the presence of sports on the Lincoln Center campus. (PHOTO COURTESY OF B.U.F.F.F)

New Club Looks to Add Sports On Campus

May 12, 2017

“If you want to be successful in life, there is no other alternative than waking up early, working hard and being energetic. All three conditions can be accomplished by engaging in physical activity.”...

Marc Deitz (FCLC 18) drinks a cup of coffee before class on February 6, 2017 in Soho, NYC. (ASEAH KHAN/THE OBSERVER).

Study Suggests Caffeine Improves Academics

April 17, 2017

The average college student will be seen with certain essentials. These necessities consist of a pocketbook or backpack, textbooks and of course, a bottle of water. But, there’s one fundamental object...

Mahmoud Abdul-Rauf spoke at an event hosted by the MSA. (COURTESY OF MSA/FACEBOOK)

Mahmoud Abdul-Rauf Reflects on Faith and Basketball

March 9, 2017
On Mar. 2, 2017, Mahmoud Abdul-Rauf, a former National Basketball Association (NBA) player visited Fordham Lincoln Center.
The Atlanta Falcons and New England Patriots look to face off on the gridiron in Super Bowl LI. (PHOTO COURTESY OF TEXAS.713 VIA FLICKR)

Who Will Win Super Bowl 51?

February 5, 2017

MATTHEW MCCARTHY Managing Editor New England Patriots Head Coach Bill Belichick has made a habit of capitalizing on the mistakes opposing teams make. If the Patriots can take advantage of the Atlanta...

Students should start the new year with a resolution to live a healthier lifestyle by managing their diet. (EMMA DIMARCO/THE OBSERVER)

Keeping the New Year’s Resolution

January 26, 2017
“The key part to reaching a resolution—whether it’s weight loss or something specific, such as running a marathon—is for it to be something you absolutely desire and is achievable.”
By selecting a consistent and healthy diet early on in the semester, students can better succeed during finals week. (JENNIFER KHEDAROO/OBSERVER ARCHIVES)

A Healthy Diet Can Cut Down on Finals Stress

December 10, 2016
Maintaining a healthy diet is paramount during any point of the semester, but especially during stressful periods such as midterms and finals.
Greater accessibility to technology and devices makes it easier for students to stay on top of their health. (JASON WANG/THE OBSERVER)

Health Technology Enhances Student Wellness

November 19, 2016
The life of a college student is dominated primarily by academics, but attention to one’s health is equally necessary.
Yankee Stadium will host the 2016 Ram-Crusader Cup, a storied rivalry between Fordham and Holy Cross.  (PHOTO COURTESY OF DEX(07)/FLICKR)

Fordham Prepares for Ram-Crusader Cup

October 15, 2016
This year, for Fordham University’s football team, the month of November is one intrigue anticipation and excitement, as the Ram-Crusader Cup is scheduled for Nov. 12 at the Yankee Stadium.
The Taekwondo Club helps students stay physically active, while learning martial arts. (SOPHIE DAWSON/THE OBSERVER)

Staying Active on Campus Just Became Easier

September 29, 2016
Four clubs on campus to help you get active mentally and physically.
COURTESY OF VINCENT DUSOVIC/FORDHAM SPORTS

Faith Drives Anderson Towards Success

September 14, 2016
Kevin Anderson hopes to lead Fordham to another successful season, guided by his faith
After practicing all summer Fordham’s football team hopes to continue its recent run of success. (PHOTO BY: ANDREA GARCIA/THE OBSERVER)

Looking Forward To Fordham Fall Sports

August 26, 2016
While the fall 2016 semester is right around the corner, Fordham’s athletic teams are already in full swing.
As final exams approach, students can better prepare mentally and physically both inside and outside the classroom. (JESSE CARLUCCI/THE OBSERVER)

The Key to Thriving During Finals

May 5, 2016
With the stress and anxiety of finals piling up, many students may be worried and questioning why they appear so tired and can’t get enough sleep each night.
Breiner, one of the youngest college football coaches at age 31, plans to continue his enthusiastic approach to practice for the whole season. (PHOTO BY ANDREA GARCIA/THE OBSERVER)

New Coach Leads On and Off the Field

April 20, 2016
Coach Andrew Breiner hopes to continue the success of Fordham football.
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
Fordham students are utilizing activity-tracking wristbands.
Fordham currently holds the eighth seed in the Atlantic-10 basketball tournament. (ANDREA GARCIA/THE OBSERVER)

Fordham Basketball: The New Cinderella in Town

March 11, 2016
The Fordham Rams enter the Atlantic-10 tournament as the eighth seed.
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
Pager is an on-demand mobile app service used to connect people in New York City with local physicians.
The Fordham Rams continue their 2016 Atlantic 10 Season. (PHOTO COURTESY OF FORDHAM SPORTS)

Men’s Basketball Finishes Week Strong Against Richmond, UMass

February 19, 2016
Only three weeks of regular season basketball remain for the Fordham men's varsity team.
The Fordham Men’s Basketball team is looking to finish the season on a positive note. (ANDREA GARCIA/THE OBSERVER)

Fordham Basketball Begins February with Mixed Results

February 10, 2016
The Fordham Rams beat the UMass Minutemen then lost to the Saint Joseph’s University Hawks.
Mens Basketball anticipates a basket during the January 20th home match against George Mason. (PHOTO BY ANDREA GARCIA/ THE OBSERVER)

Fordham Men’s Basketball Continues Struggles

January 31, 2016
Fordham men's basketball lost both the games they played this week.
Fordhams Lauren Holden, FCRH 19, calls a play on the court earlier this season. (Robert Cole/Fordham Sports)

Basketball Game Attendance Continues To Be a Problem

January 30, 2016
Attendance continues to be a problem for Fordham women's basketball.
. (MARK REIS/COLORADO SPRINGS GAZETTE)

Which Team Will Win Super Bowl 50?

January 28, 2016
The Broncos will square off against the Panthers on Feb. 7.
(PHOTO COURTESY OF FORDHAM SPORTS)

Fordham Men’s Basketball Continues Conference Play

January 26, 2016
While many Fordham students were out of class during the past month, this wasn't the case for the Fordham men's basketball team.
(LAUREN MACDONALD /THE OBSERVER)

Fordham Men’s Basketball Extends Winning Streak

December 3, 2015
The Rams advanced to 5-1 with two victories this week.
(LAUREN MACDONALD /THE OBSERVER)

New Coach Brings Hope to Fordham Basketball

December 2, 2015
The Fordham basketball team looks to make great strides under new head coach Jeff Neubauer.
Fordham Basketball team practices on the basketball court. (PHOTO BY LAUREN MACDONALD/ THE OBSERVER)

Men’s Basketball Has Exciting Second Week

December 2, 2015
Fordham's basketball team had an excellent second week, winning both of their games.
The Ram’s soccer team practices in preparation for the Atlantic-10 Tournament (PAOLA JOAQUIN ROSSO/THE OBSERVER).

Fordham Men’s Soccer Finishes Roller Coaster Season

November 21, 2015
Vince Lombardi, a Fordham alumnus and sports legend, once said, “The greatest accomplishment is not in never falling, but in rising again after you fall.”
(COURTESY OF FORDHAM SPORTS)

Rams Look to Beat Bison

November 7, 2015
While Fordham sits in second place with a 3-1 Patriot League record, Bucknell has only managed to win one of its three league games.
(COURTESY OF FORDHAM SPORTS)

The Rams Strive for Six Straight Wins

October 22, 2015
Fordham football will look for its six straight victory this weekend when they play Lehigh University.
Fordham lines up for an extra point after scoring against Villanova earlier this season. (Luke Momo/The Observer)

Fordham Heads into First Patriot League Battle

October 5, 2015
Fordham's game with Lafayette will be their first matchup with a Patriot League team this season.
Chase Edmonds, Fordhams starting running back, is one of the best in the Football Championship Division. (ERIC DEARBORN/COURTESY OF FORDHAM SPORTS)

Humble Beginnings Bring Success for Edmonds

October 5, 2015
Fordham Football’s Chase Edmonds had no trouble choosing the Rams as his college team.
Fordhams defense looks to supplement its potent offense. (LUKE MOMO/THE OBSERVER)

Fordham Prepares for “Battle of the States”

September 25, 2015
Fordham will look for their third victory Saturday against Monmouth.
The Rams offense gained most of their yards through the air on Saturday. (LUKE MOMO/THE OBSERVER)

Rams Oust Lions on Homecoming

September 21, 2015
The Fordham Rams football team defeated the Columbia Lions 44-24 in the Liberty Cup.
Fans packed the Jack Coffey Field during the first home game earlier this season. (Luke Momo/The Observer)

Fordham Football Prepares for Homecoming

September 18, 2015
Fordham will take on Columbia in the homecoming football game for the Liberty Cup on Sept. 19.
Fordham Rams face off against Columbia Lions at home opener on Saturday, September 12. (PHOTO BY LUKE MOMO/THE OBSERVER)

Fordham Falls Short in Home Opener

September 15, 2015
Fordham failed to beat Villanova and will look for their second win next week against Columbia.
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