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Transgender Housing Rights Still Not Secure At Fordham

Transgender Housing Rights Still Not Secure At Fordham

April 10, 2019

Jenifer Campbell, senior director of residential life, explained that the office works with transgender students on a case-by-case basis.

McMahon Fitness Center Shuts Down for Upgrades

McMahon Fitness Center Shuts Down for Upgrades

February 16, 2019

The only option that Fordham Lincoln Center students have for a proper exercise facility on campus will be closed for renovations from Feb. 18-26.

Administration Silent Amid Concerns Over Transgender Rights

Administration Silent Amid Concerns Over Transgender Rights

November 16, 2018

The matter of transgender rights at Fordham Lincoln Center (FLC) has long been a point of contention.

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...

Influx of Freshmen Forces Triples in McMahon

Influx of Freshmen Forces Triples in McMahon

September 12, 2018

The safari-themed doors of McMahon Hall’s second and fifth floors are teeming with fern leaves and pi...

ResLife Blocks Most Guest Policy Provisions

ResLife Blocks Most Guest Policy Provisions

September 12, 2018

Keith Eldredge, dean of students at Fordham College at Lincoln Center (FCLC) wanted to be careful whe...

Bringing Gender Inclusivity to Campus

Bringing Gender Inclusivity to Campus

January 25, 2018

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

Office of Residential Life Drafts New RHA Constitution, Spurns Former E-Board

Office of Residential Life Drafts New RHA Constitution, Spurns Former E-Board

October 12, 2017

By COLIN SHEELEY News Editor On April 19, 2017, the executive board members of last year’s Resi...

Students Call for Guest Policy Change

Students Call for Guest Policy Change

October 9, 2017

By KATHERINE SMITH Asst. News Editor College campuses, particularly those in New York City, are no s...

Substance Violations Up, Report Says

Substance Violations Up, Report Says

October 13, 2016

Drug abuse violations and liquor law violations both increased at Fordham in 2015, according to the 2016...

Blackout at LC Draws Over 200 Students and Admins

Blackout at LC Draws Over 200 Students and Admins

November 19, 2015

By CONNOR MANNION News Co-Editor/Asst. Literary Editor On Friday, Nov. 13 at 12:45 p.m., a group of students, facult...

McMahon Freshmen Frustrated by Meal Plan Cancellations

McMahon Freshmen Frustrated by Meal Plan Cancellations

November 11, 2015

In late September, just as pre-midterm stress began to set in, freshmen living in McMahon got one of tw...