The Observer

The English department's Creative Writing program promotes collaboration and self-expression.

Creative Writing: Competitive, Yet Communal

February 19, 2020

Chair of the English Department and Shakespeare professor, Mary Bly discusses Fordham’s Creative Writing program and its community-centered mentality that emphasizes encouragement as opposed to discouragement.

Jason Morris leads discussion at “The Music of Randy Newman” event.

Beyond Grades Promotes Community Dialogue

March 27, 2019

Wertz described the program as “a way to enhance the culture of the college by increasing opportunities for student intellectual engagement, students’ relationship with the faculty and relationships that would really be generative.”

Dr. Rebecca Stark-Gendrano will begin her new position in April.

Fordham Appoints New Junior and Transfer Dean

March 27, 2019

An internal hire, Stark-Gendrano will assume this role from her current position at Fordham as assistant director of Lincoln Center’s Office of Prestigious Fellowships. She is also an adjunct professor in the English department.