The Observer

Students For Justice in Palestine Win Historic Lawsuit

Students For Justice in Palestine Win Historic Lawsuit

August 10, 2019

SJP has faced resistance from the University to attain full club rights and privileges since 2015.

Do Fordham Students Care About Rankings?

Do Fordham Students Care About Rankings?

March 11, 2019

President Rev. Joseph M. McShane, S.J., has written statements both criticizing the notion of these lists and asking the community to improve Fordham’s position in them. For the most part, though, college students find these ranking systems relatively insignificant.

Sophomore Joins SJP’s Legal Battle Against Fordham

Sophomore Joins SJP’s Legal Battle Against Fordham

March 6, 2019

For now, SJP remains at a standstill. “We’re still not seen as legitimate, which makes it very hard to organize,” Shetty said. SJP isn’t privy to basic club privileges, such as advertising their club and events on campus, or invite guest speakers.

SJP Lives On as Study Group

April 19, 2018

As the court battle for the formation of Students for Justice in Palestine (SJP) at Fordham continues to w...

Students of SJP Await Court Decision

Students of SJP Await Court Decision

January 24, 2018

Over a year ago, the members of Students for Justice in Palestine (SJP) were denied permission to start...

Students of SJP File Suit Against Fordham

Students of SJP File Suit Against Fordham

April 26, 2017

By ELIZABETH LANDRY News Co-Editor Emerita With representation by the Center for Constitutional R...

Fordham Failing at Free Speech, FIRE says

Fordham Failing at Free Speech, FIRE says

March 14, 2017

By ELIZABETH LANDRY Asst. News Co-Editor Following controversy at Fordham College at Lincoln Cente...

FIRE, NCAC Call SJP Veto  “Flatly Inappropriate” in Letter to Administration

FIRE, NCAC Call SJP Veto “Flatly Inappropriate” in Letter to Administration

February 25, 2017

The Foundation for Individual Rights in Education (FIRE) and the National Coalition Against Censorship ...

Admin Firm on SJP After Disciplinary Charges Draw Ire

Admin Firm on SJP After Disciplinary Charges Draw Ire

February 24, 2017

By ELIZABETH LANDRY Asst. News Co-Editor The university has charged a Students for Justice in P...

Fordham Stands by SJP Veto Amid Criticism

Fordham Stands by SJP Veto Amid Criticism

January 28, 2017

Fordham is standing by Dean of Students Keith Eldredge’s Dec. 22 decision to deny a prospective St...

SJP Decision Limits Power of Student Government

January 25, 2017

By STAFF On Dec. 22, 2016, Keith Eldredge, dean of students at Fordham College at Lincoln Center (FCLC), over...

Students Protest SJP Veto

Students Protest SJP Veto

January 24, 2017

Undeterred by harsh winds and cold temperatures, members of the Fordham community protested the univers...