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Ramses Records: Starting from Scratch

Ramses Records: Starting from Scratch

September 17, 2019

Ramses Records is not a club nor a Fordham-funded organization. The record label is founded and funded solely by students to promote Fordham artists.

Sleepwalkers Anything But Sleepy with Electrifying Show at Rough Trade

Sleepwalkers Anything But Sleepy with Electrifying Show at Rough Trade

July 29, 2019

The band aims to revitalize the pop genre and awaken positivity in its listeners.

Every Fordham Meme Account on Social Media, Ranked

Every Fordham Meme Account on Social Media, Ranked

July 18, 2019

Gone are the days of wholesome Fordham content borne of students’ love of (and sometimes disdain for) the life of a Ram. That market is now fraught with competition to be crowned Queen of the Memes, and new meme accounts are constantly popping up.

Ram Jams: Jonas Brothers’ ‘Happiness Begins’ Defies Expectations, Is Actually Pretty Okay

Ram Jams: Jonas Brothers’ ‘Happiness Begins’ Defies Expectations, Is Actually Pretty Okay

June 22, 2019

The brothers' long-awaited comeback album may not be especially deep or revolutionary, but it sure is fun.

Quinn X to Reopen by Finals as Old Quinn Remains Vacant

Quinn X to Reopen by Finals as Old Quinn Remains Vacant

May 1, 2019

In May, the graduation of Fordham’s class of 2019 will mark the end of the Old Quinn era. But they will get a taste of the space it occupied when the Quinn Annex, colloquially known as ”Quinn X,” reopens this semester.

Sean Kingston Removed as Spring Weekend Headliner

Sean Kingston Removed as Spring Weekend Headliner

April 25, 2019

After weeks of aggressive campaigning on Instagram and on the Rose Hill campus by a group known as StudentsAgainstSean, Fordham administration has canceled Sean Kingston’s headlining performance at Spring Weekend.

USG Releases 2019 Election Tallies in Swift Reversal

USG Releases 2019 Election Tallies in Swift Reversal

April 10, 2019

The release clarified that the committee’s decision does not guarantee that future USG administrations will publicize the numbers of their election results.

NYC Emo Pioneers Return to the Stage in Brooklyn

NYC Emo Pioneers Return to the Stage in Brooklyn

April 3, 2019

What is punk? Historically, it has been a number of things: rebellion, anti-establishmentism, disenfranchisement and whatever makes people break the status quo. More than anything, though, Jawbreaker’s concert at Brooklyn Steel proved to the New York crowd that punk is doing whatever the hell you love no matter what stands in your way … even a two-decade hiatus.

Lincoln Center Elects Thermadam and Stryczek in Vote for a ‘Status Quo’ USG

Lincoln Center Elects Thermadam and Stryczek in Vote for a ‘Status Quo’ USG

April 3, 2019

Tina Thermadam defeated Austin Tong in a race that wrestled with the very structure of student government.

Sean Kingston Added to Spring Weekend Lineup

Sean Kingston Added to Spring Weekend Lineup

March 28, 2019

A representative for Kingston confirmed that his upcoming “Made in Jamaica” college tour will support new music from Kingston.

Theatre Director to Step Down, Will Stay at Fordham as Head of Acting Track and Professor

Theatre Director to Step Down, Will Stay at Fordham as Head of Acting Track and Professor

March 27, 2019

Maguire made it clear: “I’m not going,” he said. “I love teaching so much. I’m not leaving.”

Schoolwide Chosen Name Policy Expected to Take Effect Next Semester

Schoolwide Chosen Name Policy Expected to Take Effect Next Semester

March 27, 2019

Some areas that will be affected are ID cards, class rosters, Blackboard, Gmail and other Google services. New ID cards will be available to students free of charge.