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Dancing Queen: Courtney Celeste Spears

June 19, 2020

Driven by ambition, Fordham-Ailey BFA graduate Courtney Celeste Spears rarely lets anything get in the way of her success.

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Tuition Increases by 3.33% Amid High Financial Tensions

June 17, 2020

Fordham raises tuition by 3.33%, despite concerns by students that the fall semester may fall short of their expectations.

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VIDEO: Barre-d From the Studio

April 26, 2020

Eleven Ailey/BFA students spoke to The Observer about transitioning to online instruction.

Ashley Simpson is an Ailey/Fordham B.F.A. dance major.

Ailey Dancer Jetés Through the Day

December 5, 2018

Ashley Simpson, a contributing writer and Ailey/Fordham B.F.A. dance major, shared her typical day juggling dance and academics.

Wallace-Greene, Houston, and Addie squeeze in a study break before rehearsal. (JON BJÖRNSON/THE OBSERVER)

Ailey Students are Raising the Barre

April 18, 2018

At Fordham Lincoln Center, there are a wide variety of majors to choose from. All will lead to heavy wo...

Fordham Dancer Goes on Tour with Ailey II

November 20, 2014

By SHAINA OPPENHEIMERContributing WriterPublished: November 19, 2014 As the saying goes, one man’s m...