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Thirteen of 16 alcohol exports this year were freshmen. (Photo (Illustration by Jason Boit / The Observer)

Alcohol Incidents Tripled—Mostly Freshmen

December 22, 2014

By EMILY FILLIONContributing WriterPublished: December 10, 2014 According to Dean of Students Keith Eldredge, the number of student transports by emergency...

(Sarah Howard/The Observer)

Student Composer Makes Fordham History

April 16, 2014

By ANDREW MILNE Arts & Culture Co-Editor Published: April 16, 2014 Anyone attending the Fordham College at Lincoln Center (FCLC)Arts and Sciences showca...

Best-Selling Writer Elizabeth Gilbert holds Talkback at FCLC

April 11, 2014

By ANDREW MILNE Arts & Culture Co-Editor Published: April 11, 2014 On April 8, Mary Bly, professor of English at Fordham College at Lin...

Princess of Darkness: Barrett Wilbert Weed of ‘Heathers’

April 6, 2014

By ANDREW MILNE Arts & Culture Co-Editor Published: April 3, 2014 Beginning on Monday, March ...

Lauren Plumley, FCLC ’16, is a former gymnast-turned-circus performer. Her speciality is the trapeze, seen here, as the flyer who soars through the air and into the arms of the catcher. (Photo Courtesy of Lauren Plumley)

Flying Through the Air with The Greatest of Ease

March 13, 2014

By ANDREW MILNE Arts & Culture Co-Editor Published: March 12, 2014 In 2012, Lauren Plumley, Fordham College at Lincoln Center (FCLC) ’16, ran off and joined ...

Fordham Alumna Makes Broadway Debut in “After Midnight”

March 2, 2014

By ANDREW MILNE Arts & Culture Co-Editor Published: February 26, 2014 “After Midnight” opened...

While innovative forms of opera are increasingly popular, traditional forms are still sought-after at the Metropolitan Opera House. (Isabelle Garreaud/The Observer)

Lifting the Curtain on the Future of Opera

February 13, 2014

By ANDREW MILNE Arts & Culture Co-Editor Published: February 13, 2014 For most, the idea of opera conjures up an image of the wrinkled and rich mas...

Actors rehearsing the mainstage production “We Are Proud to Present a Presentation About the Herero of Namibia,” in Franny’s Space. (Kara Jagdeo/The Observer)

The Upcoming Fordham Theatre Season

January 29, 2014

By ANDREW MILNE Arts & Culture Co-Editor Published: January 29, 2014 Kicking off on Feb 10, the spring theater season promises exciting changes and dra...

Ryan Lewis & Macklemore won four awards, including Best New Artist, Best Rap Song, and Best Rap Album (Allen J. Schaben via MCT)

56th Annual Grammys Recap

January 27, 2014

By ANDREW MILNE Arts & Culture Co-Editor Published: January 27. 2013 On Jan. 26, the 56th annual Grammys were hosted at the Staples Center i...

ABC’s hit comedy “Modern Family” features notable LGBTQ characters. (Lloren Javier via Flickr)

The Implications of LGBTQ Visibility Drop on TV

October 30, 2013

By ANDREW MILNE Arts & Culture Co-Editor Published: October 30, 2013 It’s clear that this is an important time for the Lesbian, Gay, Trans...

Thomas Maier’s “Masters of Sex” Adapted for Showtime

October 6, 2013

By ANDREW MILNE Arts and Culture Co-Editor Published: October 6, 2013 Showtime's  “Masters of...

Salinger is best known for his masterpiece “The Catcher in the Rye

Salinger Between the Lines: What Will Become of a Great American Legacy?

October 2, 2013

By ANDREW MILNE Arts & Culture Co-Editor Published: October 2, 2013 Holden Caulfield, the main character of “The Catcher in the Rye,” says...