The Observer

SAMANTHA VOGEL, Staff Writer

All content by SAMANTHA VOGEL
Climate change is becoming a bigger threat as politicians continue to sideline the issue.

Dear 2020 Presidential Candidates, We Have to Talk About the Planet

April 30, 2019
Climate change is the only issue that should matter in the 2020 election. And, though science is not politics, we have allowed our politics to come before science. This must stop.
Thrifting may just be your one way ticket to a better wardrobe and a better world.

Save the Planet, Save Cash, Go Thrifting

March 31, 2019
Thrift shopping is good for the planet and lets students find unique fashion on a college-friendly budget.
Battle of the Oscars

Battle of the Oscars

February 27, 2019
And the award for most correct Oscars predictions goes to...
Blue Stripes offers coffee and chocolate treats at a 10 percent to students.

Treat Your Wallet with Downtown Dining Discounts

February 19, 2019
You don't have to hang around Lincoln Square to reap the benefits of a Student ID
Compatibility Is Killing You

Compatibility Is Killing You

February 12, 2019
Befriending or dating someone who is ridiculously similar to yourself is an underfunded science for the hopeless romantics with no reputable backing.
The secret's out: Victoria's out of touch with women and girls around the world.

Victoria’s Secret, It’s Time to Make a Change

December 5, 2018
As I looked around at all the women my age calling themselves “fat” and “hideous,” I began to look at myself in that same light.
Fordham's Catholic identity influences its stance on birth control.

Contraception: Fordham’s Public Health Problem

November 14, 2018
Condoms are the most effective form of protection against STDs and diseases like HIV/AIDS. The fact that our university doesn’t provide them is a public health concern.