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Gray Breaks University Silence on TGNCI Rights

Gray Breaks University Silence on TGNCI Rights

December 6, 2018

On Wednesday, Nov. 28, Senior Vice President of Student Affairs Jeffrey Gray sent an email to a short list of club leaders and faculty assuring the students that Fordham University believes “transgender rights are human rights.”

Fordham Allies Demand Improved Rights for Transgender Students

Fordham Allies Demand Improved Rights for Transgender Students

October 25, 2018

On Sunday, Oct. 21, the New York Times leaked a memo from President Donald Trump’s administration outlining a new initiative that would redefine the term “sex,” effectively delegitimizing...

Kekistan Flag Photo Sparks Online War

Kekistan Flag Photo Sparks Online War

March 14, 2018

By ELIZA PUTNAM Staff Writer A widely circulated photo of Fordham students brandishing a flag associate...

UPDATED: Investigation of Cunniffe House Incident Finds No Evidence of Excessive Force

UPDATED: Investigation of Cunniffe House Incident Finds No Evidence of Excessive Force

June 15, 2017

An independent investigation of an April 27 incident involving a confrontation between student protesters and Public Safety Officers (PSOs) found that the Public...

FIRE, NCAC Call SJP Veto  “Flatly Inappropriate” in Letter to Administration

FIRE, NCAC Call SJP Veto “Flatly Inappropriate” in Letter to Administration

February 25, 2017

The Foundation for Individual Rights in Education (FIRE) and the National Coalition Against Censorship ...

Admin Firm on SJP After Disciplinary Charges Draw Ire

Admin Firm on SJP After Disciplinary Charges Draw Ire

February 24, 2017

By ELIZABETH LANDRY Asst. News Co-Editor The university has charged a Students for Justice in P...

Fordham Stands by SJP Veto Amid Criticism

Fordham Stands by SJP Veto Amid Criticism

January 28, 2017

Fordham is standing by Dean of Students Keith Eldredge’s Dec. 22 decision to deny a prospective St...