The Observer

The Transphobia of Fordham’s Dorm Policies

The Transphobia of Fordham’s Dorm Policies

April 4, 2018

Here at the proud Jesuit institution of Fordham University, our administration is under the illusion that they can claim to “care for the whole person” while blatantly ignoring the needs of transgender and queer students.

Queer British Art at the Tate

June 28, 2017

By NADINE SANTORO Contributing Writer You don’t normally expect to encounter strobe lighting and...

Transgender Day of Visibility: “The Trans List” Screening

Transgender Day of Visibility: “The Trans List” Screening

April 24, 2017

By SAM DEASSIS Asst. Arts & Culture Co-Editor On March 31, many Fordham students acknowledged th...

Is Fordham fighting a surface-based crusade?

March 29, 2017

By KILEY CAMPBELL Contributing Writer Recently, one flyer out of the many posted through Fordham’s h...

Students Advocate for Gender Neutral Signage

Students Advocate for Gender Neutral Signage

January 26, 2017

By CLAIRE HOLMES Contributing Writer Student advocacy for gender-neutral bathrooms on campus contin...

All Gender Restroom Initiative Partially Fulfilled

All Gender Restroom Initiative Partially Fulfilled

November 9, 2015

By ADRIANA GALLINA Editor-in-Chief Fordham Lincoln Center has implemented new signage for the third ...

The World Needs “Ze,” and Fordham Does Too

The World Needs “Ze,” and Fordham Does Too

September 30, 2015

By TYLER BURDICK Opinions Co-Editor A revolution is afoot. Harvard University has implemented a policy which...

Kim Davis is No Martyr

Kim Davis is No Martyr

September 23, 2015

By EKUM SOHAL Contributing Writer Kim Davis. Her name alone elicits a strong opinion, be it positive o...

Actress/Activist Laverne Cox Speaks on her Career and Fight for Equality

Actress/Activist Laverne Cox Speaks on her Career and Fight for Equality

September 22, 2015

By ALEXA MCMENAMIN Opinions Co-Editor When I told my friends that I was seeing Laverne Cox – simp...

Fordham Gives Blessing to Theology Professor’s Same-Sex Marriage

Fordham Gives Blessing to Theology Professor’s Same-Sex Marriage

July 22, 2015

By CONNOR MANNION and ANA FOTA News Co-Editors Fordham University has fully endorsed the marriage of ...

Rainbow and Russian Forum Host Homophobia Roundtable

Rainbow and Russian Forum Host Homophobia Roundtable

March 27, 2015

By: CONNOR MANNION Asst. News Co-Editor Published: March 26th, 2015 The event, named “Back in...

Getting to Know Fordham’s Fifth Gates-Cambridge Winner

Getting to Know Fordham’s Fifth Gates-Cambridge Winner

March 11, 2015

By KAYLA OGLEStaff WriterPublished: March 11, 2015 As a Jesuit institution, we look for students wh...