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A colorful celebration in the streets of New York City during Pride March 2019. Flags from all over the world can be seen.

NYC’s Pride Month Prepares for Digital Celebrations

May 13, 2020

NYC Pride is cancelled for the first time in 50 years. In lieu of traditional celebrations, the LGBTQ+ community is banding together to celebrate online.

NYPD officer at emergency action protest on Nov. 1.

Students Storm Subway Protesting NYPD, MTA

November 13, 2019

An emergency action protest against the New York Police Department and Metropolitan Transportation Authority was held in downtown Brooklyn on Nov. 1, 2019.

While students see the value of using bike lanes to get around, many are apprehensive due to the recent spate in cyclist deaths across the city.

UWS Welcomes Safer Bike Lanes

October 30, 2019

After just 10 deaths in 2018, 23 bikers have already died in 2019. In response to what Mayor de Blasio is calling a citywide “crisis,” the Department of Transportation is rolling out its “Green Wave” initiative to try and better protect New Yorkers.

Mulkeen left a lucrative career in finance in order to serve his University's local Bronx community.

NYC Mourns Fordham Alumnus and Police Officer Killed in Line of Duty

October 16, 2019

NYPD Officer Brian Mulkeen, Fordham alumnus of Gabelli School of Business at Rose Hill (GSBRH) ’08, passed away after being shot in the line of duty on Sept. 29, 2019. He was 33 years old and lived in Yorktown Heights, New York.

With the announced changes to the specialized high school system, the demographics of the school will better reflect those of the city.

We Need to Diversify Specialized High Schools

February 19, 2019

This plan is not meant to racially balance the schools, but rather to desegregate the school system.

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Distracted Driving Awareness Month

April 16, 2015

By JUSTIN REBOLLO Asst. News Co-Editor Published: March 15, 2015 April is officially National Distrac...

At least five new crossing paths will be added to both sides of Columbus Avenue between 63rd Street and 66th Street. (Jessica Hanley/The Observer)

2015 Brings Changes to LC Cross- Section

March 11, 2015

By ANA FOTAContributing WriterPublished: March 11, 2015 New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio promis...

VIDEO: Panel on De Blasio's First 100 Days in Office

VIDEO: Panel on De Blasio’s First 100 Days in Office

April 13, 2014

By PAULINA TAM Features Co-Editor Published: April 13, 2014 On Monday, April 14, Assistant Pro...