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R.I.P. 5 Pointz

R.I.P. 5 Pointz

October 30, 2013

By KARA JAGDEO Asst.Arts & Culture Co-Editor Published October 30, 2013 Say goodbye to t...

Next NYC Mayor Cannot be a New England Sports Fan

Next NYC Mayor Cannot be a New England Sports Fan

October 29, 2013

By ALISSA FAJEK Staff Writer Published: October 23, 2013 Perhaps what causes the highest levels of conflict and judgmental behavior in America are...

“Chasing Chaos” in Humanitarian Aid

“Chasing Chaos” in Humanitarian Aid

October 22, 2013

By ANDREW MILNE Arts and Culture Co-Editor On Oct. 15, Jessica Alexander, Fordham College at Lincoln Center (FCLC) professor of international humanita...

Neighborhood Stereotypes Are Important to Acknowledge

Neighborhood Stereotypes Are Important to Acknowledge

October 17, 2013

By MARIA FISCHER Opinions Editor Published: October 16, 2013 For anyone who resides in the famous Brooklyn neighborhood, simply saying “I’m from Williamsb...

Cab Drivers Need to be Held Responsible for Reckless Driving

Cab Drivers Need to be Held Responsible for Reckless Driving

October 17, 2013

By KAMRUN NESA Copy Editor Published: October 16, 2013 This past August, a cab driver struck British tourist, Sian Green, on Sixth Avenue and 50th Street and...

Spike in Security Alerts Due to Students’ Irresponsibility

Spike in Security Alerts Due to Students’ Irresponsibility

October 2, 2013

By MARIA FISCHER Opinions Editor Published: October 2, 2013 Nothing says, “Welcome back to school!” quite like a Fordham security alert. “On ...

No Space for “English Only Zones”

September 23, 2013

Filed under Opinions

By MARINA RECIO Contributing Writer Published: September 23, 2013 One cannot underestimate the importance of knowing English when living in America. Though everyone should feel accepted regardless of language, having a “common language" is beneficial for both a society and its immigrants. As an immigrant from Venezuela, I can ...

Final Countdown

Final Countdown

May 3, 2013

BY TAVY WU, WEIYU LI Multimedia Co-Producers Published: May 3, 2013 As summer approaches, final exam week ...

Ram Café Brings Back Large Beverages

March 21, 2013

Filed under News

By RAMONA VENTURANZA Staff Writer Published: March 21, 2013 On Mon. March 11, a judge revoked the New York City Department of Health's enactment of the New Beverage Portion Rule. As a result, Sodexo at Fordham College at Lincoln Center's (FCLC's) Ram Café will resume offering and selling 20-ounce sugary beverages se...

A Developing Blog for a Developing City

December 5, 2012

Filed under Features

By GIGI ENGLE Contributing Writer Published: December 1, 2012 Fordham graduate, Nikolai Fedak, is the author of the popular pro-development architectural blog, New York YIMBY. He has all the inside information on construction around the city, so contributing writer Gigi Engle sat down with him to discuss the blog and his thoughts on buildin...

Fordham Sees Increase in Population of International Students

Fordham Sees Increase in Population of International Students

November 16, 2011

By DARRYL YU Features Co-Editor Published: November 16, 2011 Over the last few years Fordha...

Stop Wasting Away Indoors and Go Be a New Yorker

November 2, 2011

Filed under Fordham, Opinions

By SAMANTHA COHEN Contributing Writer Published: November 2, 2011 “New York is my campus. Fordham is my school.” This slogan defines the college experience at Fordham. New York City brings endless possibilities and opportunities, and our school is right at the center of everything.  But at Fordham, the college expe...