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Joel Soriano, FCRH '23, looks to score against an elite Dayton defense.

Fordham Fights in Vain in Loss to No. 7 Dayton, 70-56

February 5, 2020

In their game against the nationally ranked Dayton Flyers, men’s basketball was routed, 70-56. However, in a game they were supposed to lose, the Rams showed flashes of efficient play, giving small hope to an already doomed season.

Connor Wright, FCRH '22, along with fellow teammates, helped save a man from drowning in Miami.

Man Saved by Fordham Swimmers: ‘You guys gave me a new life’

January 28, 2020

A training session in Miami, Florida, on Jan. 10 turned into a full-fledged rescue by three members of Fordham’s men’s swim team when they noticed a man struggling in the ocean’s riptide. 

Dean Keith Eldredge has been involved in planning this course since its inception.

Fordham Anticipates a Required Diversity Course in the Future

May 1, 2019

A task force called together by Father McShane developed the idea of a required credit-bearing diversity course for Fall 2019, but it is likely to undergo a three to five year delay. The program is a part of the newly implemented First Year Experience, a multifaceted interactive yearlong program for freshmen.

Wertz is the interim dean of FCLC while the search committee finds a successor for Grimes.

UPDATED: Search for FCLC Dean Nearing Conclusion

April 20, 2019

At a College Council meeting on April 4, attendees discussed an end of April deadline.

Rose Hill Student Dies After Fall from Keating Hall Tower

Rose Hill Student Dies After Fall from Keating Hall Tower

April 14, 2019

Sydney Paige Monfries, a senior at Rose Hill, passed away on April 14 after falling from the clock and bell tower in Keating Hall.

Patrick McNeill was found dead next to a Brooklyn pier in 1997.

Fordham Murder Case Resurfaces After 22 Years

February 19, 2019

Leo Bernabei reopens the 22-year old murder case of Patrick McNeill, a Fordham student whose death was declared undetermined.

On Oct. 2, Campus Ministry and university officials ran and attended Rose Hill freshman Nicholas Booker's memorial service.  

Memorial Mass Offers Healing as Campus Grieves

October 10, 2018

On the afternoon of Oct. 2, members of the Fordham community mourned the loss of 18-year-old Nicholas...

Freshman Nicholas Booker Dies Following Collapse in Lombardi Fieldhouse

September 27, 2018

First-year student Nicholas Booker, Fordham College at Rose Hill ’22 has died in St. Barnabas Hospital...

Mia Raye Smith Performs One Woman Play at Fordham College at Rose Hill

April 12, 2017

By GEORGE HORIHAN Contributing Writer On Friday, April 7 in the McGinley Center at Fordham Colleg...


Inside Trump’s Days at Fordham

January 26, 2017

President Donald Trump likes to talk about the fact that he went to the Wharton School of Business at...

Fordham Celebrates the Class of 2014

Fordham Celebrates the Class of 2014

May 20, 2014

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Cartel will be performing at Fordham's Spring Weekend. (dcJohn via Flickr)

Cartel and Cold War Kids Announced as Spring Weekend Headliners

April 14, 2014

By TYLER MARTINS Arts & Culture Co-Editor Published: April 14, 2014 Cartel and Cold War Kids will be headlining Fordham’s Spring Weekend this year...