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In Recollection of 15-Year-Old’s Death, McShane Defines Fordham’s “Mission-Centric” Community

In Recollection of 15-Year-Old’s Death, McShane Defines Fordham’s “Mission-Centric” Community

October 18, 2018

By RUBY GARA News Editor On Oct. 15, University President Rev. Joseph M. McShane, S.J., addressed the F...

SAGES Hosts “The People’s History of Fordham”

SAGES Hosts “The People’s History of Fordham”

October 10, 2018

BY Danielle Cowan Contributing Writer Due to popular demand, the Students for Sex and Gender Equi...

Memorial Mass Offers Healing as Campus Grieves

Memorial Mass Offers Healing as Campus Grieves

October 10, 2018

On the afternoon of Oct. 2, members of the Fordham community mourned the loss of 18-year-old Nicholas...

Fordham Law and Undergrads Protest Kavanaugh Appointment

Fordham Law and Undergrads Protest Kavanaugh Appointment

October 10, 2018

“Hey hey, ho ho, the patriarchy has got to go!” Chants and cheers rang through the main entrance of the Lowenste...

Freshman Nicholas Booker Dies Following Collapse in Lombardi Fieldhouse

September 27, 2018

First-year student Nicholas Booker, Fordham College at Rose Hill ’22 has died in St. Barnabas Hospital...

Fordham Receives “Mixed” Rankings

Fordham Receives “Mixed” Rankings

September 26, 2018

“I am writing to report that it has been a mixed week for Fordham in the rankings,” began a Sept. ...

Rose Hill Student Collapses, University Gathers To Pray for Recovery

September 26, 2018

On the morning of Sept. 25, an email from the Office of the President shocked the Fordham community. ...

Provost Search Picks Up Momentum, Seeks Community Support

Provost Search Picks Up Momentum, Seeks Community Support

September 26, 2018

In early September, Fordham University embarked on one of its most pressing tasks for the upcoming year: th...

Fordham Rescinds Cardinal’s Awards

Fordham Rescinds Cardinal’s Awards

July 11, 2018

Fordham University’s Board of Trustees has voted to rescind alumnus Cardinal Theodore McCarrick’s honorary degree and “other honors” given to him by the university, according to a statement from University President Rev. Joseph M. McShane, S.J.

Stephen M. Freedman, University Provost, Dies at 68

Stephen M. Freedman, University Provost, Dies at 68

July 3, 2018

Dr. Stephen M. Freedman, Ph.D., provost of Fordham University and a fixture in its academic community...

Zapata Tackles Diversity Disparities at Fordham

Zapata Tackles Diversity Disparities at Fordham

February 16, 2018

By ELIZA PUTNAM Contributing Writer Since arriving on campus in January, Fordham’s inaugural Chief ...

Grimes’s Sudden Leave Surprises Fordham Community

Grimes’s Sudden Leave Surprises Fordham Community

February 14, 2018

As of Feb. 26, Dean Robert R. Grimes, S.J., has taken a leave of absence from his position as a university...