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McShane Responds to Pittsburgh and Jeffersontown Shootings

McShane Responds to Pittsburgh and Jeffersontown Shootings

October 28, 2018

On the morning of Sunday, Oct. 28, 2018, the Office of the President responded with anger and frustration to the recent shootings that have exploded across the country in a university-wide email.

NYPD Evacuates Time Warner Center After Finding Explosive Device

NYPD Evacuates Time Warner Center After Finding Explosive Device

October 24, 2018

The Time Warner Center (TWC) was evacuated after police were notified of a suspicious package sent to...

John Brennan Named Distinguished Fellow for Global Security

John Brennan Named Distinguished Fellow for Global Security

September 5, 2017

Former director of the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) John Brennan, Fordham College at Rose Hill (F...

Fordham Students React to the Drone Papers

Fordham Students React to the Drone Papers

December 1, 2015

By GUNAR OLSEN Contributing Writer In what NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden called the “most imp...

Cosby’s Honorary Degree Questioned

Cosby’s Honorary Degree Questioned

August 2, 2015

By ADRIANA GALLINA and BEN MOORE Editor-in-Chief, Managing/Online Editor The Daily Beast reported t...

Board of Trustees Rejects Petition to Revoke Brennan’s Honorary Degree

Board of Trustees Rejects Petition to Revoke Brennan’s Honorary Degree

May 13, 2015

UPDATED: 09:30 a.m., May 14, 2015 By ADRIANA GALLINA Editor-in-Chief Fordham Faculty Against Torture (FFAT) an...

Faculty Petition to Revoke Honorary Degree

February 11, 2015

By TYLER MARTINSEditor-in-ChiefPublished: February 11, 2015 Fordham faculty members have come together to...

Staff Editorial: Set the World on Fire, Not Its People

February 11, 2015

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By STAFFPublished: February 11, 2015 Seven Fordham faculty members have come together to demand that Fordham revoke CIA Director’s John Brennan’s honorary degree, which was conferred in 2012. It was unfortunate that the honor was bestowed upon him then; now, in light of the recent report on torture released by the Senate...

Counterterrorism Expert to Speak at Graduation

Counterterrorism Expert to Speak at Graduation

March 7, 2012

By FAITH HEAPHY and LAURA CHANG Editor-in-Chief and News Co-Editor Published: March 7, 2012 Fordh...