The Observer

Faculty Senate: “No Confidence in McShane”

Faculty Senate: “No Confidence in McShane”

April 19, 2017

By ELIZABETH LANDRY News Co-Editor Emerita As announced a few moments after 5 p.m. today on the Fordham...

Faculty Look Forward After Protest

Faculty Look Forward After Protest

February 24, 2017

By KATHERINE SMITHAsst. News Co-Editor After members of the Fordham Faculty Senate held a silent prote...

Fordham Faculty Members Hold Silent Protest Over Statutes Violations

Fordham Faculty Members Hold Silent Protest Over Statutes Violations

February 2, 2017

Over 100 faculty members held a silent protest over violations of University Statutes today. The protest,...

Administration Violates Statutes, Faculty Senate Files Grievances

Administration Violates Statutes, Faculty Senate Files Grievances

September 30, 2016

By CECILE NEIDIG News Co-Editor The Fordham Faculty Senate has filed grievances against the Board ...

Faculty Senate Forum Analyzes Fordham Finances

Faculty Senate Forum Analyzes Fordham Finances

September 29, 2016

By ELIZABETH LANDRY Asst. News Editor Howard Bunsis, Ph.D., J.D., of Eastern Michigan University joined...

Diversity Task Force Holds First Community Meeting

Diversity Task Force Holds First Community Meeting

March 10, 2016

At the Diversity Task Force’s first of four community meetings, topics discussed included diversity, i...

Faculty Senate and Administration Come to Terms on Salary and Benefits

October 10, 2014

By TYLER MARTINS Editor-in-Chief Published: October 10, 2014 The Faculty Senate voted to approve the Fordham Administration’s latest salary and benefits proposal on Friday, Oct. 10, after almost a year and a half of active negotiations. According to Andrew Clark, Ph.D., associate professor of French and comparative literature...

Chief Financial Officer Steps Down Days After Faculty Senate Censure

Chief Financial Officer Steps Down Days After Faculty Senate Censure

September 16, 2014

By TYLER MARTINS Editor-in-Chief Published: September 16, 2014 John Lordan, senior vice president a...

Faculty Raise Concerns Over Healthcare Negotiations

September 11, 2014

By TYLER MARTINS, with Adriana Gallina Editor-in-Chief, with Asst. News Editor Published: September 11, 2014 Faculty across all three campuses of Fordham University came together on Wednesday, Sept. 10 to be briefed on the current negotiations between the faculty representatives and administration in regards to health ca...

Faculty Senate Looks To Unionize

March 6, 2013

By TIM GAVAN Staff Writer Published: March 6, 2012 On Feb. 22, the Faculty Senate for the first time voted to explore unionization, a move the Fordham administration opposes. The vote came about as a result of what some senators say is several years of failures in regard to good faith salary and benefits bargaining between...