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Despite the controversial theme, Winter Ball ticket sales remained consistent with past year sales. 
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Winter Ball Theme Changed Due to Sensitivity

February 11, 2015

By ADRIANA GALLINANews EditorPublished: February 11, 2015 Fordham College at Lincoln Center’s (F...

Students may choose to report to either male or female supervisors. (Sarah Howard / The Observer)

Lack of Female Security Supervisors on Campus

December 22, 2014

By ADRIANA GALLINANews EditorPublished: December 10, 2014 The last College Council meeting, on Thursday, Nov. 13, raised concerns about the lack of female security su...

Undoing Racism Collective Created in Wake of Ferguson

December 22, 2014

By JUSTIN REBOLLOStaff WriterPublished: December 10, 2014 In light of the recent riots in Ferguson, Mo. and protests in New York City that passed through Columbus Circle, the Fordham College at Lincoln Center (FCLC) community members established the Undoing Racism Collective, which met for the first time on Monday, Dec. 1. A...

Melissa Benoist’s character, Nicole, plays a Fordham student in the film “Whiplash”.  (Property of Sony Classics)

The Two Sides of Fordham in Film

December 22, 2014

By CONNOR MANNIONStaff WriterPublished: December 10, 2014 Though they run the spectrum from ruthless and intelligent lawyers as found in “Michael Clayton” to unfocused phil...

S.A.G.E.S. & Admin: Stuck on Semantics

November 20, 2014

By ADRIANA GALLINANews EditorPublished: November 19, 2014 Students for Sex and Gender Equality and Safety (S.A.G.E.S.), a student coalition advocating for sexual health access and other student rights at Fordham, and the administration so far can agree on one thing: a petition with 1,100 student signatures is not something to b...

Members of FCLC’s delegation to the Ignatian Family Teach-In. (Courtesy of Carol Gibney)

Dorothy Day Goes to Washington, D.C.

November 20, 2014

By ALANNA KILKEARYStaff WriterPublished: November 19, 2014 Sitting just beyond the glass wall doused in colorful block letters and team member baby p...

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Some students do not think placeholders are an adequate way to maintain registration fairness. (Photo courtesy of Fordham IT department)

Campuses Registration Inequity

November 6, 2014

By JUSTIN ROBELLOStaff WriterPublished: November 5, 2014 Fordham University’s registration system may be unable to handle simultaneous multi-campus registration which creates...

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Counterpoint: Petition for Sex and Gender Equality for All

November 6, 2014

By SOFIA DADAPContributing WriterPublished: November 5, 2014 The Students for Sex and Gender Equality and Safety Coalition (S.A.G.E.S.) has faced opposition fr...

Staff Editorial: Error – Please Contact Your Registrar


November 6, 2014

Published: November 5, 2014 Registration: Fordham’s very own Hunger Games, where the strong come out on top with the classes they want, and the weak are left scrambling for whatever is left over. Registration has never been an easy time. It’s not easy for us to wake up to register for classes when the sun is just peeping out, and it...

Core members of the S.A.G.E.S. coalition meet to discuss what going public means and what the next steps are. From left to right, Alexandra Leen, FCRH ’16, Rachel Field, Wilmarie Cintron-Muniz and Beth Chang, all FCRH ’15. (Ian McKenna / The Observer)

S.A.G.E.S. Goes Public: Behind the Scenes

November 6, 2014

By IAN MCKENNAFeatures EditorPublished: November 5, 2014 The automatic sliding doors of Hughes Hall open up and Wilmarie Cintron-Muniz, College at Rose...

Chasing a Patriot League Championship

November 6, 2014

By DYLAN PENZASports EditorPublished: November 5, 2014 Chase Edmonds, Fordham College at Rose Hill (FCRH) ’18...

College Council Talks Freshmen Registration

October 23, 2014

By TYLER MARTINSEditor-in-ChiefPublished: October 22, 2014 The protocol for registration for incoming freshman students and Sodexo were discussed at the College Council meeting that took place on Thursday, Oct. 16 in the South Lounge at Fordham College at Lincoln Center (FCLC).  Rev. Robert R. Grimes, S.J., dean of FCLC, broug...