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Fordham Criticizes Trump’s DACA Decision

Fordham Criticizes Trump’s DACA Decision

September 16, 2017

In the wake of President Donald Trump’s plan to phase out the Obama-era Deferred Action for Childhood ...

New Wi-Fi Leaves Some Students Behind

New Wi-Fi Leaves Some Students Behind

September 14, 2017

On Aug. 20, Fordham IT launched what promised to be a quicker, more secure, more reliable and easier-to-us...

PHOTO ESSAY: DACA Protest in Columbus Circle

PHOTO ESSAY: DACA Protest in Columbus Circle

September 9, 2017

Following President Donald Trump's decision to phase out the Obama-era Deferred Action for Childhood...

A Look Inside MFA, 30,000 Users Later

A Look Inside MFA, 30,000 Users Later

September 8, 2017

In the spring 2017 semester, the Fordham community said goodbye to the time-honored tradition of chang...

BREAKING: Swastika Found in Rose Hill Restroom

BREAKING: Swastika Found in Rose Hill Restroom

September 7, 2017

A Resident Assistant found a swastika in the Tierney Hall restroom at Rose Hill on Sept. 6, according...

John Brennan Named Distinguished Fellow for Global Security

John Brennan Named Distinguished Fellow for Global Security

September 5, 2017

Former director of the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) John Brennan, Fordham College at Rose Hill (F...

Is Fordham Too Tuition Dependent?

By SOPHIE KOZUB, News Editor

September 2, 2017

Fordham being an expensive school is not a groundbreaking observation. With tuition at $49,645, and approximately 90 percent of undergraduates relying on some form of university-funded financial aid, most students here either do not or cannot pay the full price to attend. But how do those tuition dollars and the volume of finan...

Despite Deal, Tensions Around Salary and Benefits Remain

Despite Deal, Tensions Around Salary and Benefits Remain

September 2, 2017

Amidst criticism from members of the Faculty Senate over a lack of transparency, the Board of Trustees h...

University to Reveal Final Candidates for Chief Diversity Officer

University to Reveal Final Candidates for Chief Diversity Officer

August 14, 2017

The university has announced that the search for a Chief Diversity Officer has been narrowed down to three...

JSO Issues Statement on Charlottesville

JSO Issues Statement on Charlottesville

August 13, 2017

Following the violence at the Unite the Right rally in Charlottesville, VA this weekend, which included...

The Inspirational Force of “Tickling Giants”

The Inspirational Force of “Tickling Giants”

June 21, 2017

Inspired by Jon Stewart and The Daily Show, Dr. Bassem Youssef set up a camera and table in his laundry...

UPDATED: Investigation of Cunniffe House Incident Finds No Evidence of Excessive Force

UPDATED: Investigation of Cunniffe House Incident Finds No Evidence of Excessive Force

June 15, 2017

An independent investigation of an April 27 incident involving a confrontation between student protesters and Public Safety Officers (PSOs) found that the Public...