The Observer

London Dramatic Academy to Close in Summer 2020

London Dramatic Academy to Close in Summer 2020

February 5, 2020

After nearly two decades under Fordham leadership, the London Dramatic Academy (LDA) will be closing at the end of the Spring 2020 semester. Richard P. Salmi, S.J. will also be stepping down as the Head of London Center.

Reaping the Rewards of Studying Abroad at Home

Reaping the Rewards of Studying Abroad at Home

February 5, 2020

Returning home after studying abroad can feel like an abrupt disconnect from the lifestyle you adopted while abroad. There are many ways to integrate the aspects of your life abroad alongside those at home, especially in New York.

Lessons Learned Down Under

Lessons Learned Down Under

September 17, 2019

Students study abroad for many reasons; Maddy Casale wanted change. While some venture across the pond, Casale trekked down under, through a non-Fordham study abroad program at the University of Melbourne. With a semester on the other side of the world from Lincoln Center, Casale talked to us about the lessons she learned abroad and the transition upon returning.

Fordham London Centre Cost, Dissected

Fordham London Centre Cost, Dissected

March 4, 2019

Though the cost of tuition for studying abroad is the same $25,642.50 (the general fee without financial aid) that students on Fordham’s NYC campuses pay, study abroad students pay additional costs that are built into the program they are attending.

Snapshots of Bilbao, Spain

Snapshots of Bilbao, Spain

January 22, 2019

Carson Thornton Gonzalez spent six months abroad flying to Lisbon, Portugal with her ultimate destination being Bilbao, Spain. Her photographs depict everyday life in this small northern city.

Studying in Granada: More Than Just Summer School

Studying in Granada: More Than Just Summer School

September 13, 2018

By GIANNA SMERAGLIA Asst. Features Editor When summer rolls around, many college students look forward...

A Different Study Abroad Experience

A Different Study Abroad Experience

April 18, 2018

By KAYLA WOLF Contributing Writer I have always known that I wanted to study abroad. Where, however, I w...

Study Abroad: Not a Walk in the Park

Study Abroad: Not a Walk in the Park

November 16, 2017

By ELIZABETH SULLIVAN Contributing Writer It was two days into my semester abroad in Alicante, Spain, and I was ...

Spilling Tea: The Truth About London

Spilling Tea: The Truth About London

September 2, 2017

By SABRINA JEN Contributing Writer If the millennial stereotype were personified, it would probably be a ...

The Nervous Traveler’s Guide to Survive Studying Abroad

The Nervous Traveler’s Guide to Survive Studying Abroad

July 4, 2017

By MIRANDA POWERS Contributing Writer Studying abroad is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity, so the time studen...

Queer British Art at the Tate

June 28, 2017

By NADINE SANTORO Contributing Writer You don’t normally expect to encounter strobe lighting and...

A Pool of Emotions

A Pool of Emotions

June 28, 2017

By DEIRDRE MCGRATH Contributing Writer It was the summer of 2012, and my eyes were glued to the te...