The Observer

Work Study Funds Decrease

April 16, 2014

By ADRIANA GALLINA Staff Writer Published: April 16, 2014 Vice President for Finance Frank Simio does not foresee the New York State’s minimum wage increase affecting Fordham in the future. “All our minimum wage workers are student workers,” Simio said. According to Rose Marie Raiano, senior assistant direct...

CSA Airs Commuter Grievances

CSA Airs Commuter Grievances

April 6, 2014

By TYLER MARTINS Arts and Culture Co-Editor Published: April 2, 2014 On Thursday, March 13, the Commuter Student Association (CSA) presented the members o...

FCLC Students Register a Week Earlier than RH Campus

FCLC Students Register a Week Earlier than RH Campus

April 6, 2014

By NOHA MAHMOUD News Co-Editor Published: April 2, 2014 Registration dates have changed once...

Social Media Helps to Promote Clubs

Social Media Helps to Promote Clubs

April 6, 2014

By GUNAR OLSEN STAFF WRITER Published: April 2, 2014 Over the past few years, student clubs ...

Eliminating The College Essay: Another Attempt at Dumbing Down America

Eliminating The College Essay: Another Attempt at Dumbing Down America

February 26, 2014

By ELIZABETH ATHY Contributing Writer Published: February 26, 2014 Midterms are upon the students once again at Fordham College at Lincoln Center (FCLC), whic...

Fordham Students’ Responses to Chain Email

Fordham Students’ Responses to Chain Email

April 20, 2013

By IAN MCKENNA Managing Editor Published: April 20, 2013 By now, the frantic email thread begun by ...

Fordham Students Are Keeping it Comfortable Yet Classy

Fordham Students Are Keeping it Comfortable Yet Classy

February 20, 2013

By KIMBERLY GALBRAITH Asst. Features Editor Published: February 20, 2013 While some fashionistas get th...

Dean’s Office to Revise Advising Practices

October 18, 2012

By MEHGAN ABDELMASSIH News Editor Published: October 17, 2012 A new student advising initiative is in...

Campaigns Push Aside Student Issues

October 17, 2012

By GABRIELA MENDEZ-NOVOA Asst. News Editor Published: October 17, 2012 President Barack Obama’s campaign is more focused on higher education than Mitt Romney’s, according to a study by the Wesleyan Media Project released last week. Fordham College at Lincoln Center (FCLC) political science majors and faculty discusse...

Politicians Shouldn’t Deny Students Right to Vote

Politicians Shouldn’t Deny Students Right to Vote

February 15, 2012

By RYAN O’TOOLE Staff Writer Published: February 15, 2012 Recently in states like Wisconsi...

Students Must Take Action

October 5, 2011

Published: October 5, 2011 Lately it seems everyone is protesting. Whether abroad or at home, gathering in groups and fighting for a cause has become part of the norm. And it’s easy to see why. Social media helps escalate the message of one small group, enabling it to reach thousands online. As we read about rallies in...