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An Evening with Larry Pressler

An Evening with Larry Pressler

April 18, 2018

By KATHERINE SMITH News Editor The April 4 event, “An Evening with Larry Pressler,” began a few minutes late...

Philosophy Professor Under Investigation Suspended Through End of Year

Philosophy Professor Under Investigation Suspended Through End of Year

April 10, 2018

By COLIN SHEELEY and KATHERINE SMITH News Editors Associate Philosophy Professor William Jaworski has been suspende...

University Announces Interim Title IX Coordinator

University Announces Interim Title IX Coordinator

February 2, 2018

By KATHERINE SMITH News Editor In a campus-wide email sent out at 10:33 a.m. Friday, the university announced th...

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...

Is it Time for An Indigenous Peoples’ Day?

Is it Time for An Indigenous Peoples’ Day?

October 12, 2017

By KATHERINE SMITH Asst. News Editor In many schools across New York City, classes are canceled o...

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...

Faculty to Vote on Unionization

Faculty to Vote on Unionization

October 1, 2017

By KATHERINE SMITH Asst. News Editor A mail ballot election to determine whether or not to unionize most ...

Campus Ministry Looks in New Directions

Campus Ministry Looks in New Directions

September 22, 2017

By KATHERINE SMITH Asst. News Editor Following new changes to the Office of Campus Ministry at Li...

Students Oppose Fordham’s Motion to Dismiss in SJP Legal Battle

Students Oppose Fordham’s Motion to Dismiss in SJP Legal Battle

September 2, 2017

By KATHERINE SMITH Asst. News Editor The fight to grant club status to Students for Justice in Palesti...

Where Hate Speech Begins

Where Hate Speech Begins

September 2, 2017

By KATHERINE SMITH Asst. News Editor “Hate speech is protected. Hate crimes are not.” Those were th...

Fordham Responds to Unionization of Adjunct Faculty

Fordham Responds to Unionization of Adjunct Faculty

May 19, 2017

By KATHERINE SMITH Asst. News Editor On Friday, May 19, University President Joseph McShane announce...

Faculty Senate Discusses Ongoing Fight Over Salary, Benefits

Faculty Senate Discusses Ongoing Fight Over Salary, Benefits

March 29, 2017

By KATHERINE SMITH Asst. News Editor Following an ongoing dispute with the administration over salaries an...