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Finding Space for Sexuality on a Jesuit Campus

October 15, 2020

On Oct. 8, the LGBTQ Month Committee led a digital dialogue about religion, culture and sexuality with professors and student leaders as guest speakers. Members of the Fordham community shared their experiences being queer on "God's campus."

Latinx Heritage Month is still in full swing despite the pandemic, with events happening online and in-person.

Celebrating Latinx Heritage Month at Fordham

September 30, 2020

Fordham’s Latinx Heritage Committee and SOL are celebrating Latinx Heritage Month through a variety of online and socially distant events.

In lieu of AAPI’s original plan to make origami cranes during its Asian Heritage Month, it is hosting online events like cooking and conversations, which they see as equally important to educate the predominantly white Fordham community.

Breaking Down Stigma

April 14, 2020

Rose Hill and Lincoln Center’s chapters of AAPI came together for the first time to plan a month of virtual programming to celebrate and explore Asian heritage.

Students celebrate Fordham women who have inspired them at an annual luncheon at Fordham Lincoln Center for the first event of Women's Herstory Month.

OMA Celebrates Women’s Herstory Month

March 10, 2020

Due to the University’s postponement of on-campus events amid the coronavirus outbreak, future Women’s Herstory Month events will not take place as scheduled. 

Sheldon Raymore, above, performing on Edwards Parade in 2017.

Columbus Day Controversy Sparks Petition

November 13, 2019

A petition for Fordham University to officially recognize Indigenous Peoples’ Day, introduced by the Diversity Action Coalition (DAC), a committee of the United Student Government at Fordham Rose Hill, was distributed via social media throughout October.

Fordham Feminist Alliance’s (FA) weekly executive board meeting. Photographs Provided by Chelsea Ashley from the FA.

Fordham Rallies Behind Feminism for Women’s History Month

March 27, 2019

Highlights of the month were the two “Women At Fordham Luncheons” that took place on March 6 and 13. The events included a panel of female Fordham faculty, staff and administrators who shared their experiences navigating society as women.

Members of Black Student Alliance discuss their programming agenda for Black History Month. (AMINA VARGAS/THE OBSERVER)

Black History Month Blooms at Fordham

February 6, 2019

This year will be the first time in two years that the club has actively worked on promoting Black History Month.

Undoing Racism Collective Holds 2nd Open Meeting

March 5, 2015

By ANA FOTA Contributing Writer Published: March 4, 2015 The Undoing Racism Collective at Fordham College at Lincoln Center (FCLC), an organization that meets monthly to discuss present issues and ways of advancing social change within the Fordham community, held its second meeting on Monday, March 2nd. The Collective's goa...

FCLC to Discuss Summer’s Multidimensional Hit Show

October 31, 2013

By MARGARET McCAULEY Staff Writer Published: October 30, 2013 On Thursday, Oct. 31, Fordham Colleg...