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Freedman was appointed as provost, a newly-created position, in 2010. (COURTESY OF FORDHAM NEWS AND MEDIA RELATIONS)

Provost Search Picks Up Momentum, Seeks Community Support

September 26, 2018

In early September, Fordham University embarked on one of its most pressing tasks for the upcoming year: th...


Stephen Freedman Built a Legacy of Care

September 13, 2018

“Stephen Freedman opted for life,” Eve Keller, Ph.D., president of the Fordham Faculty Senate, said last Thursday.


Grimes Steps Down as Dean of FCLC, Wertz Fills Interim Position

June 29, 2018

By CARMEN BORCA-CARRILLO News Editor On June 21, the Office of the President announced that Rev. Robert Grim...


University and Adjuncts Reach “Tentative” Contract Deal

June 15, 2018

After four months of negotiations, the university and the Service Employees International Union (SEIU) have...

Rafael Zapata, appointed last fall as Fordham's Chief Diversity Officer. recently made recommendations on how to address student concerns.

Zapata Tackles Diversity Disparities at Fordham

February 16, 2018

By ELIZA PUTNAM Contributing Writer Since arriving on campus in January, Fordham’s inaugural Chief ...

Rev. Robert R. Grimes, S.J., Dean of Fordham College at Lincoln Center. (Kyle Morrison/The Observer)

Grimes’s Sudden Leave Surprises Fordham Community

February 15, 2018

As of Feb. 26, Dean Robert R. Grimes, S.J., has taken a leave of absence from his position as a university...

Dean Robert R. Grimes, S.J. (top left) is the longest serving Dean of Fordham College at Lincoln Center. (KYLE MORRISON/THE OBSERVER)

Professor of Psychology Appointed as Dean of Lincoln Center in Grimes’s Leave of Absence

January 27, 2018

Dean Robert R. Grimes, S.J. will take a leave of absence for the 2018 spring semester, according to a...

The Plaza blanketed in snow after one of the blizzards this season. 
(Paula Madero/The Observer)

‘Snow’ More Mondays

March 11, 2015

By ALEX MERRITTContributing WriterPublished: March 11, 2015 Since the beginning of the spring 2015 seme...