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BREAKING: Richard Engel Announced as Commencement Speaker

April 8, 2013

By HARRY HUGGINS Editor-in-Chief Published: April 8, 2013 NBC News Chief Foreign Correspondent Richard Engel, chief foreign correspondent for NBC News, will be the keynote speaker at this y...

Pope Benedict XVI pledged obedience to his successor at a meeting of cardinals on his last day as pontiff on Thursday, February 28, 2013, in Vatican City. ''Among you is the future pope, to whom I promise my unconditional reverence and obedience,'' Benedict said. (ANSA/Zuma Press/MCT)

Pope Steps Down, Pledges Obedience to Replacement

February 28, 2013

By HARRY HUGGINS Editor-in-Chief Published: February 28, 2013 Pope Benedict XVI's reign as head of the Roman Catholic Church will end today with his resignation at 2 p.m., EST. In his...

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Admissions Courts High Profile Students With Weekend On the Town

February 28, 2013

By HARRY HUGGINS Editor-in-Chief Published: February 28, 2013 From Feb. 28 to March 2, the Office of Undergraduate Admissions will fly in high school students fro...

Casey Feldman Foundation Releases New Video

February 20, 2013

By HARRY HUGGINS Editor-in-Chief Published: February 13, 2013 Last week, the Casey Feldman Foundation, named after a Fordham College at Lincoln Center (FCLC) student and former News Editor of The Observer who was killed by a distracted driver in 2009, released a new video titled “Just a Few Seconds” as part of their ...

Pope Benedict XVI attends a ceremony to mark the 900th birthday of the Knights of Malta, Feb. 9, 2013. (Eric Vandeville/Abaca Press/MCT)

Pope’s Surprise Resignation Sends Message

February 20, 2013

By HARRY HUGGINS Editor-in-Chief Published: February 20, 2013 In the wake of pope Benedict XVI...

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Low Grad School Enrollments Force Constraints

February 7, 2013

By HARRY HUGGINS Editor-in-Chief Published: February 7, 2013 Fordham is planning to use temporary spending controls affecting staff and administrators to balance ...

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Provost Holds Forum on Budget Constraints

January 25, 2013

By HARRY HUGGINS Editor-in-Chief Published: January 25, 2013 Stephen Freedman, provost of Fordham, hosted a conversation with faculty and administrators at Fordham Coll...

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Dean Discusses Possible New Majors at FCLC

January 24, 2013

By HARRY HUGGINS Editor-in-Chief Published: January 24, 2012 As part of the preparations for the opening of the residence hall atop Fordham's new law school bui...

Angel Lewis stands in front of the new home being built by volunteers during Habitat for Humanity's Jimmy & Rosalynn Carter Work Project in the Forest Heights subdivision in Gulfport, Mississippi, Tuesday, May 13, 2008. (James Edward Bates/Biloxi Sun-Herald/MCT)

Campus Ministry Sponsors Sandy Relief Projects

January 23, 2013

By HARRY HUGGINS Editor-in-Chief Published: January 22, 2013 Fordham's Dorothy Day Center for Service and Justice (DDCSJ) has organized a series of trips to the Rockaways to...

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President Obama Sworn In for Second Term

January 21, 2013

By HARRY HUGGINS Editor-in-Chief Published: January 20, 2013 Barack Obama was sworn into his second term as president Sunday, Jan. 20, in a small ceremony with h...

Flu Scare Brings Rise in Vaccine Demand at Health Centers

Flu Scare Brings Rise in Vaccine Demand at Health Centers

January 16, 2013

By HARRY HUGGINS Editor-in-Chief Published: January 16, 2013 Influenza vaccinations at Fordham University's health centers are in high demand since ...

Conceptual drawings of the renovations that will be taking place in the Ram Café this winter break are stationed outside the current café. (Ayer Chan/The Observer)

Dining Services Changes to be Made Over Winter Break

December 18, 2012

By HARRY HUGGINS Editor-in-Chief Published: December 17, 2012 Fordham College at Lincoln Center (FCLC)'s dining services will be undergoing v...