The Observer

Sophie Partridge-Hicks is the editor-in-chief of The Observer. A senior at Fordham Lincoln Center, she is double majoring in anthropology and Middle Eastern studies and minoring in journalism. Sophie interned for WNBC’s Investigations Unit and is the former news editor. She is originally from London, England.


Nov 06, 2020
Election Day in Manhattan (Media)
Sep 17, 2020
PPE in the Bedroom: Is it Safe to Have Sex in a Pandemic? (Media)
Jul 31, 2020
Tong Sues Fordham Claiming His Right to Free Speech is Under Attack (Story)
Jul 17, 2020
Student Pledges Lawsuit Against University Disputing Disciplinary Actions (Story)
Jul 13, 2020
ICE Ruling Further Complicates International Students’ Return (Story)
Jul 08, 2020
What Fordham’s Reopening Plan Means for Fall Semester (Story)
Jun 19, 2020
Fordham to Recognize Juneteenth (Story)
Jun 02, 2020
University Community Responds to George Floyd’s Death and the Black Lives Matter Movement (Story)
May 09, 2020
WNYC Reporter and Fordham Alum Dies (Story)
Apr 21, 2020
2020-21 United Student Government Announced (Story)
Apr 15, 2020
Special Report: Survey Reveals Fordham Students’ Knowledge of the Coronavirus (Story)
Apr 14, 2020
College Students React to Governments’ Stimulus Money Checks (Story)
Apr 06, 2020
Former President of Fordham Dies at 89 (Story)
Apr 01, 2020
Fordham Forced to ‘PAUSE’: NYC Shuts Down (Story/Media)
Apr 01, 2020
Study Abroad Canceled: Students Recount Their Experiences (Story)
Mar 30, 2020
Abrupt Ending to the Spring Semester Sparks Move-Out Dilemma (Media)
Mar 29, 2020
McShane Delays Commencement Amid Coronavirus Pandemic (Story)
Mar 19, 2020
First Cases of COVID-19 Confirmed on Campus (Story)
Mar 13, 2020
Fordham Suspends Face-to-Face Classes Through Spring Semester (Story)
Mar 10, 2020
Five Years Later, Gender-Inclusive Housing Options Announced (Story)
Mar 10, 2020
Reflections from a Graduating President: A Profile on Tina Thermadam (Story)
Mar 09, 2020
Fordham Suspends All Face-to-Face Classes (Story)
Mar 09, 2020
Fordham Suspends All Campus Events (Story)
Mar 04, 2020
NY Confirms Six Coronavirus Cases (Story)
Mar 03, 2020
University Prepares for Coronavirus Outbreak After First NYC Case (Story)
Feb 19, 2020
BSA Vies For Greater Campus Presence With Black History Month Events (Story)
Feb 19, 2020
Rent Regulations Present New Challenges to Real Estate (Story)
Feb 05, 2020
Years of Negotiations Later: Brexit’s Impact on Fordham (Story/Media)
Feb 05, 2020
London Dramatic Academy to Close in Summer 2020 (Story)
Jan 30, 2020
Fordham Alum Defends President in Impeachment Hearings (Story)
Jan 22, 2020
Demonstrators Chant ‘Rise and Roar’ at 2020 Women’s March (Story)
Jan 13, 2020
UPDATED: Water Main Break Forces Closure on First Day of Spring Semester (Story)
Dec 17, 2019
University Buys $4.4 Million Bronx Property (Story)
Dec 04, 2019
‘I go to Fordham,’ Said Anonymous White Supremacist (Story)
Nov 12, 2019
Housing Fees Delayed 3 Months (Story)
Oct 30, 2019
Search For New Dean of GSAS Commences (Story)
Oct 30, 2019
UWS Welcomes Safer Bike Lanes (Story)
Oct 16, 2019
Remembering Johnnie Planco (Story)
Oct 16, 2019
UPDATED: Clearing the Air: Addressing The Misconceptions about “E-Cigs” (Story)
Sep 18, 2019
Eighteen Years Later, Fordham Has Not Forgotten (Story)
Aug 29, 2019
Students for Justice In Palestine Interactive Timeline (Story)
Aug 25, 2019
New Class, New Dean, New Fordham (Story)
Aug 25, 2019
Fordham Mourns Henry Kaufman (Story)
Aug 15, 2019
Woman Reignites Claims of Sexual Assault by a Fordham Alum (Story)
Aug 10, 2019
UPDATED: Students For Justice in Palestine Win Historic Lawsuit (Story)
May 01, 2019
Fordham Appoints First Female Dean of Fordham College Lincoln Center (Story)
May 01, 2019
Reflections on Sydney Monfries’ Passing (Story)
May 01, 2019
RAs Reveal the Reality of Working for ResLife (Story)
Apr 22, 2019
Earth Day Celebrations Highlight Environmental Activism At Fordham (Story)
Apr 14, 2019
Rose Hill Student Dies After Fall from Keating Hall Tower (Story)
Apr 10, 2019
Transgender Housing Rights Still Not Secure At Fordham (Story)
Apr 10, 2019
Alumnus Pleads Guilty in Cyberstalking Case (Story)
Apr 10, 2019
Fordham Ranked as Top-Volunteer Producer for Peace Corps (Story)
Apr 10, 2019
UPDATED: USG Withholds Election Statistics, Bends Constitution in Vote Counting Process (Story)
Mar 27, 2019
Fordham University Mourns Victims of Christchurch Shooting (Story)
Mar 27, 2019
Fordham Rallies Behind Feminism for Women’s History Month (Story)
Mar 27, 2019
Campaign to Eliminate Smoking at Fordham Persists (Story)
Mar 22, 2019
Metro-North Changes Make Commuting Easier From The Bronx (Story)
Mar 05, 2019
FCRH Senior Dies Suddenly at 21 (Story)
Mar 04, 2019
Juul Popularity Soars on Campus (Story)
Mar 04, 2019
Fordham London Centre Cost, Dissected (Story)
Feb 20, 2019
Fordham Appoints New Director of Government Relations, Federal and Urban Affairs (Story)
Feb 13, 2019
Survey Reveals the Reality of Sex at Fordham (Story)
Feb 12, 2019
The Word Between the Sheets: FCLC Sex Stats (Story)
Feb 06, 2019
Students Left Confused as ResLife De-Triples McMahon Hall (Story)
Jan 29, 2019
Award Winning Gabelli Alumna Dies at 22 (Story)
Jan 22, 2019
Fordham Appoints New Provost Dennis Jacobs (Story)
Nov 16, 2018
Administration Silent Amid Concerns Over Transgender Rights (Story)
Nov 14, 2018
Students Grapple with #MeToo Era Direction in SOUL Discussion (Story)
Nov 14, 2018
Fordham Students Rally To Support Trans Rights (Story)