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From the Pages of Published Professors

From the Pages of Published Professors

March 31, 2019

Elisabeth O'Neil talks to Professor Mary Bly and Professor Joseph G. Ponterotto outside the classroom and learns about their published works.

No Time To Read? No Problem

No Time To Read? No Problem

September 12, 2018

During the summer between third and fourth grade, I read the entire Harry Potter series. As an adult, tha...

What Rams Read This Summer

What Rams Read This Summer

August 23, 2018

For most students, summer brings a much-needed break from classes and internships. What better way to...

Getting Out of Your Head Freshman Year

August 29, 2017

By BESSIE RUBINSTEIN Assistant Arts & Culture Editor College is the time to meet new people. The time to figure out what you’re passionate about and pursue it with a safety net. The time to work hard, go out and have fun. Even for the most responsible students, all of these options can be hard to balance. If weigh...

“The Zookeeper’s Wife” Falls Flat

March 30, 2017

By BRIAN MCCLAIN Contributing Writer Rousing historical dramas don’t usually come to theaters this early in the year. They tend to grab November releases in order t...

“A Series of Unfortunate Events” Gets Fortunate Reviews

“A Series of Unfortunate Events” Gets Fortunate Reviews

February 9, 2017

By SAM DEASSIS Asst. Arts & Culture Co-Editor Whether you read the book series by Lemony Snicket ...

Learn the Truth Behind “The Zookeeper’s Wife”

Learn the Truth Behind “The Zookeeper’s Wife”

January 27, 2017

By MORGAN STEWARD Arts & Culture Co-Editor Poland, 1935. The Warsaw Zoo is thriving. Recently bought by Jan and Antoni...

“Callaloo”: The Dish and The Book

“Callaloo”: The Dish and The Book

February 26, 2016

10By RACHEL JARVIS Arts & Culture Editor Callaloo, a stewed dish made from either dasheen or sp...

Black History Month Must-Reads

February 15, 2016

By BRIANNA GOODMAN Contributing Writer February is Black History Month, and as is true with...

Fordham Professor Announces Release of New Book

March 25, 2015

By ANAMARIA GLAVIN Contributing Writer Published: March 25, 2015 In Margaret Schwartz's, assistant pr...

Don’t Judge A Book by Its Content

Don’t Judge A Book by Its Content

February 11, 2015

By KAMRUN NESAManaging EditorPublished: February 11, 2015 When someone asks, “What’s your favorite...

Point: Print Books Over E-Books

Point: Print Books Over E-Books

October 22, 2014

By RACHEL SHMULEVICHOpinions Co-EditorPublished: October 22, 2014 Electronic books, or e-books, have often been lauded for their environmentally-friendly prod...