The Observer

The numbers don't lie, but the president might.

Trump and the Hierarchy of Hurricanes

October 10, 2018

According to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, hurricane season officially ends in Novem...

Hurricane Irene approaching New York in 2011. What if it happened again? (NASA/NOAA GOES PROJECT VIA FLICKR)

Is Fordham Ready for a Natural Disaster?

November 19, 2017

By DANIEL YUSIM Contributing Writer Following the disastrous effects of Hurricane Sandy throughout...

President Donald Trump handled hurricane relief in Puerto Rico this month differently than he handled hurricane relief in Houston and Florida earlier this year. (MATT JOHNSON VIA FLICKR)

Trump Needs to Take Puerto Rico Seriously

October 26, 2017

Sixteen. Does this number hold any significance for you? What if we assign an attribute to it...

Puerto Rico was devastated by Hurricane Maria, leaving many of the island's residents without power and running water. (U.S. COAST GUARD PHOTO BY PETTY OFFICER 3RD CLASS ERIC D. WOODALL)

Members of Fordham Community React to Hurricane Maria

October 12, 2017

By CATHERINE TADIN Contributing Writer Hurricane Maria made landfall on Sept. 20 around 6:15 am AST ...

The Students with Puerto Rico campaign is trending on GoFundMe. (COURTESY OF STUDENTS WITH PUERTO RICO)

Fordham Student Launches Puerto Rican Relief Fund

September 28, 2017

By COLIN SHEELEY News Editor “We cannot sit idly by” reads the description of the Students with ...