The Student Voice of Fordham Lincoln Center

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The Student Voice of Fordham Lincoln Center

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The Student Voice of Fordham Lincoln Center

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Shows like Jane the Virgin break stereotypes of Latino families on television. (Jessica Hanley/The Observer)

The Importance of Diversity on the Screen

February 13, 2016

What do you watch on TV when you want to see yourself? In this particular scenario, when I say “see yourself”, I am referring specifically to a person’s racial or ethnic identity and its presence...


Confessions of A College Senior: The Pressure To Succeed

October 27, 2015

What do you do when the pressure to succeed becomes too much? When your classes are too demanding, your work schedule is too hectic, and maintaining a social life is unmanageable? For most of us, these...

Gabby Besada plans to continue to live and work in New York after graduation, possibly in the field of education. (JASON BOIT/ THE OBSERVER)

Confessions of A College Senior: Post Grad Stress

October 5, 2015

“What are you going to do after you graduate?” It’s become the go-to question at family functions and awkward family dinners for college seniors everywhere. Truthfully, it’s the kind of question...

Weve been waiting for so long...and now its here. (VIA FORDHAM OBSERVER)

Confessions of a College Senior

August 28, 2015

There is something incredibly bittersweet about going into your senior year of college. If you’re sentimental, you’re just trying to savor every moment. If you’re just over undergrad life, you probably...

A double major means double the books. (Photo illustration by JUSTIN REBOLLO/THE OBSERVER)

Confessions of a Double Major: I Do It Because I Love It

April 29, 2015

Double Major? Why would you do that to yourself? What’s the point? What are you going to do with that? These are all likely questions that you will get from family and friends once they find out that...

A student works hard in one of the study lounges in McMahon Hall. (Paula Madero/The Observer)

Study Habits For Aceing Classes And Midterms

February 26, 2015

Ready or not, midterms are coming. Prepare yourself for full libraries, the late nights and the extra caffeine. Finding the perfect way to study may not be fun, but it’s the secret to acing exams and...

Social media applications such as Twitter, Instagram and Facebook are great  - just be careful what you post. (JESSICA HANLEY/The Observer)

Social Media Can Change The Job Market Game

January 28, 2015

It’s no secret that social media makes most of our worlds go round. We post, we like, we share too much  and we do it all for fun - but what if your blog could help you land that dream job or internship? ...

Savannah Sturgeon is at peace in her dorm room in McKeon Hall. (Jessica Hanley/ The Observer)

Crafting the Perfect Dorm Room: What Makes It Like Home?

October 22, 2014

College dorms. They’re small, cramped and probably not as big as your room back home, but face it: this is your life now. Since you’re living in Manhattan, chances are all your future real estate...

(Sarah Howard/The Observer)

FCLC Students Suggest Spring Break Hot Spots

January 29, 2014

While the semester has just begun, spring break is fast approaching. What will you do in your down time? Why not take a vacation? The secret to a good trip is planning ahead. Early planning often leads...

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