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Christina Greer Talks ‘Black Women and Elections’

Christina Greer Talks ‘Black Women and Elections’

October 30, 2019

More than 50 people attended the first Women of Color Initiative event “Black Women and Elections” from the Office of the Chief Diversity Officer on Oct. 19 at Fordham University School of Law in 7-119. Speakers included Lesley Massiah-Arthur, the associate vice president of government relations at Fordham and Dr. Christina Greer, the associate department chair of political science.

Staff Editorial: Let Student Voices Count

Staff Editorial: Let Student Voices Count

April 9, 2019

Student democracy is suffering at Fordham Lincoln Center. In order to revitalize it, the student body and its government must each understand and respect one another’s role in student life. There needs to be a transparent, reciprocal relationship based on trust.

Lincoln Center Elects Thermadam and Stryczek in Vote for a ‘Status Quo’ USG

Lincoln Center Elects Thermadam and Stryczek in Vote for a ‘Status Quo’ USG

April 3, 2019

Tina Thermadam defeated Austin Tong in a race that wrestled with the very structure of student government.

FCLC Elects New USG President and Vice President

April 12, 2018

By ALEJANDRA GARCÍA Staff Writer If there is one thing the newly-elected United Student Governmen...

OP-ED: Delivering a Positive Impact

OP-ED: Delivering a Positive Impact

March 29, 2017

By ALEC PADRON Contributing Writer The summer before my freshman year, I was overcome with anxiety about starting college. I worried about fi...

2016 Elections: A Buzz at Fordham

April 29, 2015

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

Should Non-Citizens be Allowed to Vote in New York City Municipal Elections?

Should Non-Citizens be Allowed to Vote in New York City Municipal Elections?

April 22, 2015

By CATHERINE ATHERTON Staff Writer Published: April 20, 2015 On June 16, 2014, New York State Sen...

USG Elections Elicit Low Turnout

April 15, 2015

By TYLER MARTINS Editor-In-Chief Published: March 15, 2015 In what was a competitive student governme...

Going Global

April 15, 2015

By GUNAR OLSEN Staff Writer Published: March 15, 2015 The Observer is launching an international column to update students on global events with expert commentary from professors. Tweet us what you think @fordhamobserver. Nigerian Presidential Election Muhammadu Buhari has become the first opposition candidate to w...

Model UN & Russian Forum Endorse Azrilyant for USG President

Model UN & Russian Forum Endorse Azrilyant for USG President

April 8, 2015

BY TYLER MARTINS Editor-in-Chief Published: April 1, 2015 Updated: April 8, 2015 at 10:31p.m. With...

Everyone is a Member of USG

March 25, 2015

By LEIGHTON MAGOON Candidate for USG President Published: March 25, 2015 At the peak of my class...

Ever Forward

March 25, 2015

By JACOB AZRILYANT Candidate for USG President  Published: March 25, 2015 In our duty to remain united, we have a ...