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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.

Fordham Appoints New Junior and Transfer Dean

Fordham Appoints New Junior and Transfer Dean

March 26, 2019

An internal hire, Stark-Gendrano will assume this role from her current position at Fordham as assistant director of Lincoln Center’s Office of Prestigious Fellowships. She is also an adjunct professor in the English department.

Tim Apple: Trump’s Weirdest Lie Yet

Tim Apple: Trump’s Weirdest Lie Yet

March 18, 2019

Why on God’s green Earth would anyone want to lie about a simple slip of the tongue like this? One rationalization stands out among the rest: Trump has been so engulfed by winning and privilege his whole life that he refuses to lose any battle, however small.

City Slickers Pick City Slices

City Slickers Pick City Slices

March 15, 2019

Observer writers share their favorite places to get tasty pizza that is worth the dough.

Do Fordham Students Care About Rankings?

Do Fordham Students Care About Rankings?

March 11, 2019

President Rev. Joseph M. McShane, S.J., has written statements both criticizing the notion of these lists and asking the community to improve Fordham’s position in them. For the most part, though, college students find these ranking systems relatively insignificant.

Ram Jams: ‘thank u, next’ Is Sweeter Than ‘sweetener’

Ram Jams: ‘thank u, next’ Is Sweeter Than ‘sweetener’

February 19, 2019

Ariana Grande carves a new and exciting niche with her latest album.

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.

The Word Between the Sheets: FCLC Sex Stats

The Word Between the Sheets: FCLC Sex Stats

February 12, 2019

Over the past month, The Observer conducted an anonymous survey about sexual activity and health among undergraduate students on campus.

Facilities Director Explains Eerie ‘Wind Tunnels’

Facilities Director Explains Eerie ‘Wind Tunnels’

February 6, 2019

John McDonagh, director of facilities operations at Lincoln Center, is aware of the phenomenon on the Law School ramp and has offered an explanation.

Shutdown Forces Student Into Leave of Absence

Shutdown Forces Student Into Leave of Absence

January 22, 2019

Shaw is waiting for the shutdown to end so the IRS can finally operate as a fully functioning federal bureau and, in turn, send her paperwork to Fordham.

Top 10 Albums of 2018

Top 10 Albums of 2018

December 23, 2018

2018 was a great year for music, but there can only be 10 best albums of the year.

Fordham Law Professor Killed in Bus Accident

Fordham Law Professor Killed in Bus Accident

December 21, 2018

Matthew Diller, Law School dean and Paul Fuller professor of law, praised Greer’s accomplishments in a statement, saying she was “a leader in our community” who “worked ceaselessly to make Fordham Law school a better place and to help her fellow students.”