The Observer

Faculty and Staff Benefits to be Re-assessed in 2020

Faculty and Staff Benefits to be Re-assessed in 2020

March 27, 2019

The 2017 agreement reduced health care benefits and raised salaries by 2.1 percent. Though Fordham employees fought this decision in 2017, it has remained unchanged.

Fordham Raises $18 Million in Donations in 2019 Fiscal Year

Fordham Raises $18 Million in Donations in 2019 Fiscal Year

March 6, 2019

Bob Howe, assistant vice president for communications, said, “Our alumni feel that their Fordham education has served them well and want to ensure future generations of Fordham students benefit equally from their time here.”

Liquid Cash: the Fordham Cup Conspiracy

Liquid Cash: the Fordham Cup Conspiracy

February 19, 2019

Fordham’s budget isn’t going to its London program; it’s funding the creation of thousands and thousands of elegant plastic cups decorated with the logo of our fine institution. Big Ben? More like Big Gulp.

The State of Fordham’s Finances

The State of Fordham’s Finances

February 15, 2018

The responsibilities of Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer, and Treasurer Martha K. Hirst...

Republican Tax Plan Threatens Fordham’s Finances

Republican Tax Plan Threatens Fordham’s Finances

December 9, 2017

Like the climate-conscious polar bear, the university budget is making careful preparations for an unc...

Transform Your Costume Without the Cost for Halloweekend

Transform Your Costume Without the Cost for Halloweekend

October 22, 2014

By ALANNA KILKEARYStaff WriterPublished: October 22, 2014 Halloween is approaching fast, and for Fordham College at Lincoln Center (FCLC) students, it’s time to break out the cobw...

Low Grad School Enrollments Force Constraints

Low Grad School Enrollments Force Constraints

February 7, 2013

By HARRY HUGGINS Editor-in-Chief Published: February 7, 2013 Fordham is planning to use temporary spending controls affecting staff and administrators to balance ...

Provost Holds Forum on Budget Constraints

Provost Holds Forum on Budget Constraints

January 25, 2013

By HARRY HUGGINS Editor-in-Chief Published: January 25, 2013 Stephen Freedman, provost of Fordham, hosted a conversation with faculty and administrators at Fordham Coll...

Make the Holiday Gift Rounds in Columbus Circle

November 15, 2012

By KIMBERLY GALBRAITH Staff Writer Published: November 15, 2012 It’s never too early to start b...

Columbus Circle: Stores I’ve Never Understood and Don’t Want To

October 17, 2012

By JEWEL GALBRAITH Features Editor Published: October 17, 2012 People always tell me that the Colu...

Quinn Library’s Hours Cut

June 25, 2011

By Anndrew Vacca News Co-Editor Published: September 24, 2009 Operating hours at the Quinn Library will be shortened for the 2009-2010 school year, a cut due largely to a tightened university budget. The library will close at midnight on Sunday through Thursday, two hours earlier than the previous 2 a.m. closing time. Th...