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FCLC Board of Advisors Disbanded

FCLC Board of Advisors Disbanded

October 16, 2019

Two nights before their quarterly meeting last April, the secretive “Board of Advisors” received an email tacitly announcing the Board’s termination. Since then, the influential alumni who made up the board’s members have been caught in a state of limbo.

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

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.

The President of Ireland Visits Fordham University

The President of Ireland Visits Fordham University

October 2, 2019

President Higgins presented his perspective on the international refugee crisis and how he believes countries around the world should respond. His speech came amid the United Nations General Assembly.

CUSP Committee Envisions Fordham in the Coming Decades

CUSP Committee Envisions Fordham in the Coming Decades

October 2, 2019

CUSP co-chair Dennis Jacobs, the university provost and senior vice president for academic affairs, described how Fordham has both the opportunity and duty to successfully raise later generations in an ever-changing world.

Coffeehouse Clash Gains National Attention

Coffeehouse Clash Gains National Attention

January 24, 2018

By KATHERINE SMITH News Editor College campuses are no stranger to political controversy. Over the past...

Task Force Investigates Student Retention

Task Force Investigates Student Retention

December 10, 2017

By ANDREW DONCHAK Staff Writer Earlier this year, president Rev. Joseph M. McShane, S.J. released a stat...

McShane Sits Down with Student Press

McShane Sits Down with Student Press

September 28, 2017

Editors from the Fordham Observer and the Fordham Ram met with Fordham President Rev. Joseph M. McSha...

Adjunct Faculty Protest Low Wages

Adjunct Faculty Protest Low Wages

September 14, 2016

By CECILE NEIDIG News Co-Editor On Thursday, Sept. 8, Fordham Faculty United (FFU), a group compri...

Board of Trustees Rescinds Cosby’s Honorary Degree

Board of Trustees Rescinds Cosby’s Honorary Degree

September 24, 2015

By ADRIANA GALLINA Editor-in-Chief At approximately 2:20p.m. on Sept. 24, the University released a state...

McShane Delivers Homily on Race and Racism

McShane Delivers Homily on Race and Racism

March 11, 2015

By IAN SCHAEFERStaff WriterPublished: March 11, 2015 On Sunday, March 1, Fordham students gathered at t...