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Political Science, MLL Departments Vote to Adopt New Name and Pronoun Policy

Political Science, MLL Departments Vote to Adopt New Name and Pronoun Policy

November 9, 2018

Fordham University’s departments of Political Science and Modern Languages and Literature (MLL) have voted to adopt a policy allowing students to request that their professors and other faculty members use students’ preferred names and pronouns.

The fight for identity celebration concerns us all. (TED EYTAN VIA FLICKR)

It’s Never Been About Bathrooms

February 28, 2018

Until two years ago, transgender and gender non-conforming (trans/gnc) identities were inextricably li...

Signage of bathroom located near the lobby of McMahon Hall was changed to just say “Restroom” in 2017. (ASEAH KHAN/THE OBSERVER)

Bringing Gender Inclusivity to Campus

January 25, 2018

By KATHERINE SMITH Asst. News Editor Recent restroom and student housing policy changes occurring at un...

Streaming music poses an ethical question for music lovers, as they must ask themselves if they feel comfortable with their favorite artists being underpaid. (JESS LUSZCZYK/THE OBSERVER)

Streaming vs. Pay-Per-Song: The Ethical Implications

November 16, 2016

With the rising popularity of music streaming platforms such as Spotify, Apple Music and Google Play, th...