The Observer

University to Reveal Final Candidates for Chief Diversity Officer

University to Reveal Final Candidates for Chief Diversity Officer

August 14, 2017

The university has announced that the search for a Chief Diversity Officer has been narrowed down to three...

The Importance of Diversity on the Screen

The Importance of Diversity on the Screen

February 13, 2016

By SHAHEEN TOKHI Staff Writer What do you watch on TV when you want to see yourself? In this particul...

The Oscars: A Dilemma of Diversity

The Oscars: A Dilemma of Diversity

January 28, 2016

By TYLER BURDICK Opinions Co-Editor When it was announced that no actors of color were nominated for...

Rose Hill Course on the Bronx: A Good Step

Rose Hill Course on the Bronx: A Good Step

November 23, 2015

By TYLER BURDICK Opinions Co-Editor A course at Rose Hill has been proposed and accepted; one th...

2016 Elections: A Buzz at Fordham

April 29, 2015

By MARISSA RAMETTA Contributing Writer Published: April 29, 2015 This election cycle involves s...

The Paradox of Affirmative Action Based on Diversity

March 6, 2015

Filed under Opinions, Politics, Pop Culture

By JONATHAN MILOHNICStaff WriterPublished: March 6, 2015 Abigail Fisher, who was denied acceptance to the University of Texas’ Austin campus in 2008, has brought her case to the Supreme Court for a second time. In 2008, Fisher claimed that the University of Texas violated the Equal Protection Clause of the Fourteenth Amend...

New York’s Specialized Public High Schools Fail When It Comes To Diversity

New York’s Specialized Public High Schools Fail When It Comes To Diversity

September 14, 2014

By ALEXA McMENAMIN Staff Writer Published: September 14, 2014 New York City boasts some of o...

Students and Professors Weigh In On Diversity

March 13, 2014

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By GUNAR OLSEN Staff Writer Published: March 12, 2014 A recent study in the Chronicle of Higher Education found that the nation’s most selective colleges have become much more diverse during the past 20 years. Students, faculty and admissions reflected on the role of racial diversity at Fordham. According to Patricia Peek...

Vanity Fair Isn’t Worthy of Praise for Its Colorblind Cover

Vanity Fair Isn’t Worthy of Praise for Its Colorblind Cover

February 17, 2014

By KAMRUN NESA Asst. Opinions Co-Editor and Copy Editor Published: February 14, 2014 With awards season underway an...

The Beauty World Needs a Splash of Color

September 24, 2013

By TAYLOR McCUE Contributing Writer Published: September 24, 2013 Last week, after flipping throug...

Office of Multicultural Affairs Now at Lincoln Center

May 30, 2011

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Mission Promises to Promote Diversity on Campus By  Natasha Pascetta Contributing Writer Published: November 15, 2007 FCLC—“Be curious…” is the motto of the Office of Multicultural Affairs (OMA). The Office, which recently expanded to Fordham College at Lincoln Center (FCLC), “provides a variety of resources ...