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Lather Not: Say Nope to Antibacterial Soap

Lather Not: Say Nope to Antibacterial Soap

April 30, 2019

In every Fordham Lincoln Center bathroom, there is an antibacterial hand soap dispenser. From bacterial resistance to harmful long term effects, antibacterial soaps do more harm than good.

Dairy Is Out: How To Make Your Own Almond Milk or Oat Milk

Dairy Is Out: How To Make Your Own Almond Milk or Oat Milk

April 9, 2019

Avoid buying carton after carton of your favorite milk alternative and start making your own almond or oat milk by reading Luke Osborn’s, Sports and Health Editor, tips and tricks.

Living for Laughs: How Comedy Can Positively Impact Your Mental Health

Living for Laughs: How Comedy Can Positively Impact Your Mental Health

April 9, 2019

Comedy might be a good outlet for those with mental health issues. Fordham psychologist Elizabeth Clark remarks on how to effectively incorporate your mental health experiences into comedy, and Emily Krichmar, Fordham College at Lincoln Center '21, tells her experience doing so.

What’s Better: Natural vs. Synthetic Face Masks

What’s Better: Natural vs. Synthetic Face Masks

March 12, 2019

Looking for some post-midterms self-care ideas? Luke Osborn and Aiza Bhuiyan compare and contrast natural and synthetic face masks and provide you with advice on making your own.

FUEMS Envisions Expansion To LC

FUEMS Envisions Expansion To LC

March 1, 2019

The student-run Fordham University Emergency Medical Services (FUEMS) serves as first-responders to the Rose Hill community, but Alexis Verwoert, Directors of FUEMS, says the program will be expanding into Lincoln Center.

Play It Safe Or Not At All: Abstinence vs. Safe Sex

Play It Safe Or Not At All: Abstinence vs. Safe Sex

February 12, 2019

As Valentine’s Day approaches, Editor Luke Osborn examines abstinence, safe sex, and the ongoing debate between the two regarding sexual health.

What’s the Hype with CBD?

What’s the Hype with CBD?

February 5, 2019

CBD recently exploded in the marketplace as a remedy to many ailments. Is all the hype true?

Maddy Casale: Unlikely Runner Finishes Philly Marathon

Maddy Casale: Unlikely Runner Finishes Philly Marathon

December 6, 2018

Maddy Casale, FCLC ’20, ran the Philadelphia Marathon in 5 hours and 23 minutes.

Student Sleep Deprivation: The Importance of a Full Eight Hours

Student Sleep Deprivation: The Importance of a Full Eight Hours

November 14, 2018

As students, we are constantly faced with the choice between work and sleep. This common trade-off is...

The Frightening Presence of Eating Disorders Among Queer Men

The Frightening Presence of Eating Disorders Among Queer Men

October 10, 2018

Historically, most eating disorder research has primarily focused on women, but recently there has been...

Vegan Dining Options for Overbooked Students

Vegan Dining Options for Overbooked Students

September 26, 2018

Fordham is not known for its vegan dining options, but there are a few gems hidden throughout our various e...

Chemistry In Action

Chemistry In Action

September 2, 2018

Fordham’s Natural Science faculty recently finished a productive summer of scientific research. Assista...