The Observer

To Print or Not to Print

To Print or Not to Print

November 13, 2019

One might assume that, after a 30-year presence of printers in the Quinn Library, the printing system at Fordham Lincoln Center would run smoothly. Unfortunately, with each year comes new printing problems, and students and faculty alike are consistently frustrated with the situation, especially during critical periods like midterms.

Quinn X Reopens For the Second Time this Year

Quinn X Reopens For the Second Time this Year

September 18, 2019

Advertised as "the silent study space," Quinn X returns with a more concrete idea of what it offers students.

Administration Inactive as Old Quinn Languishes

Administration Inactive as Old Quinn Languishes

November 14, 2018

For the indefinite future, the best view students will get of the old Quinn Library space will continue to be through its locked doors.

Fordham Libraries Rolls Out “Fake News” Guide

Fordham Libraries Rolls Out “Fake News” Guide

April 10, 2017

By ELIZABETH LANDRY News Co-Editor As has come to the attention of national conversation, discerning w...

Change in Library Hours Spurs Backlash

Change in Library Hours Spurs Backlash

February 24, 2017

The university has decided to shorten the operating hours of Quinn Library after observing low usage...

Extinguishing Fordham’s Smoking Habit

Extinguishing Fordham’s Smoking Habit

November 16, 2016

By RUBY BUDDEMEYER Features Co-Editor Every year on the third Thursday of November, the American Can...

Inside 140, Lincoln Center’s Newest Addition

Inside 140, Lincoln Center’s Newest Addition

August 26, 2016

By ELIZABETH LANDRY Asst. News Editor The old law building sat largely unexplored by Fordham Lincoln Center u...

Law Library to Renew Ban on April 27

Law Library to Renew Ban on April 27

April 15, 2015

By CONNOR MANNION Asst. News Co-Editor Published: March 15, 2015 Fordham undergraduate students and gra...

Snow Storm 2015: How Juno Affected Students

January 28, 2015

By ADRIANA GALLINANews EditorPublished: January 28, 2015 Monday, Jan. 26 brought worry that there would be one of the worst blizzards New York City has ever seen. Winter Storm Juno had winds predicted up to 30 miles per hour and snowfall predicted up to 18 inches, although only seven inches accumulated. It was expected to be ...

Undergraduates Banned from Maloney Library

Undergraduates Banned from Maloney Library

December 22, 2014

By CONNOR MANNIONStaff WriterPublished: December 10, 2014 Undergraduates at Fordham College at Lincoln Center’s (FCLC) campus were banned from the Law Scho...

Staff Editorial: Give me access or give me death – or at least my tuition back

December 22, 2014

By STAFFPublished: December 10, 2014 Effective Nov. 24, the Maloney Library in the Law School became one of the most exclusive places on campus: Fordham undergraduate students are no longer allowed to use the space during final exam periods. The kicker? While we are forced to succumb to the windowless abyss that is Quinn Library...

Pet Peeves at Fordham: What Makes You Tick?

November 6, 2014

By ALANNA KILKEARY Staff Writer Published: November 5, 2014 The crowded ascending elevator comes to an abrupt halt as a violent ding commands the doors to open on the second floor of McMahon Hall. A girl with a backpack hanging off one shoulder steps into the elevator and hits the fifth floor. The doors close as she pro...