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Lincoln Center Relay for Life 2012

Lincoln Center Relay for Life 2012

April 23, 2012

  By LAURA CHANG News Co-Editor Published: April 23, 2012 Fordham College at Lincoln Center (FCLC) raised over $19,000 for Relay...

Police found Fordham student Henry Wachtel’s mother unconscious at her apartment at 300 W. 55th St. She was later pronounced dead. (Ayer Chan/The Observer)

Fordham Student Charged with Mother’s Murder

April 18, 2012

By LAURA CHANG and HARRY HUGGINS News Co-Editors Published: March 18, 2012 Henry Wachtel, a fresh...

Counseling Attends Vagina Monologues Debrief

Counseling Attends Vagina Monologues Debrief

March 28, 2012

By LAURA CHANG News Co-Editor Published: March 28, 2012 The “Vagina Monologues” at Fordham Colle...

Expansion Decision Prompts Action

March 28, 2012

By HARRY HUGGINS with reporting by FAITH HEAPHY, MONIQUE JOHN, and LAURA CHANG News Co-Editor with Editor-in-Chief, Managing Editor and News Co-Editor Published: March 28, 2012 Fordham College at Lincoln Center (FCLC) faculty and many student leaders are disappointed in the way the university administration decided to realloc...

Business School to Receive Half the New Dorm Space FCLC Expected

Business School to Receive Half the New Dorm Space FCLC Expected

March 8, 2012

By FAITH HEAPHY AND LAURA CHANG Editor-in-Chief and News Co-Editor Published: March 8, 2012 Durin...

John Brennan, Director of the CIA featured above. (Astrid Ricken/MCT)

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...

Professor Publicizes Resignation Letter After Slurs

March 7, 2012

By LAURA CHANG News Co-Editor Published: March 7, 2012 Former Fordham College at Rose Hill (FCRH) professor Melissa Maldonado-Salcedo released her letter of resignation to Fordham members on Facebook after February’s racist and homophobic incidents. Two slurs found in February and one in March. Although Maldonado-Salced...

On Feb. 27, a resident of McMahon Hall found homophobic graffiti written on stairway B between floors 11 and 12. (Harry Huggins/The Observer)

Community Reacts to Homophobic Graffiti Found in McMahon

March 2, 2012

By LAURA CHANG and HARRY HUGGINS News Co-Editors Published: March 2, 2012 UPDATE: Another racial slur has been found in a Ros...

President Barack Obama continues to defend his college education proposal during his speech at the University of Michigan. (Eric Seals/Detroit Free Press/MCT )

President’s Proposal Would Affect Future Financial Aid

February 22, 2012

By FAITH HEAPHY and LAURA CHANG Editor-in-Chief and News Co-Editor Published: February 22, 2012 ...

After the NYPD monitored Muslim college students in the northeastern U.S., FCLC students attended MSA’s “Know Your Rights” event where they learned how to defend themselves if approached by law enforcement. (Ayer Chan/The Observer)

MSA “Know Your Rights” Forum Held in Light of NYPD Surveillance

February 22, 2012

By LAURA CHANG and RICHARD RAMSUNDAR News Co-Editor and  Asst. News Co-Editor Published: Februar...

Alexis “Lexy” Janda’s former office in OSLCD remains empty as the search for a replacement continues. (Sara Azoulay/The Observer)

AODE’s “Lexy” Leaves Lincoln Center

February 1, 2012

By LAURA CHANG News Co-Editor Published: February 1, 2012 The Office of Student Leadership and Commu...

Medical volunteers and doctors prescribed free birth control for Fordham students at NYIT after taking their blood pressure and reviewing their medical history. (Laura Chang/The Observer)

Fordham Law Students Organize Birth Control And Sexual Health Fair

December 7, 2011

By LAURA CHANG and RICHARD RAMSUNDAR News Editor and Staff Writer Published: December 7, 2011...