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New Yorkers can neither apply for Global Entry nor renew their membership due to a disagreement between the Trump Administration and New York State over immigration.

Cuomo Fights Global Entry Ban

February 19, 2020

After the Trump administration barred New Yorkers from Global Entry, New York state residents planning to renew or apply for enrollment in a trusted-traveler program will potentially have to wait. A new “Greenlight” law has put New York in the crosshairs of the anti-immigration Trump administration, which barred New Yorkers from applying for and renewing their Global Entry status in response to the law shielding DMV records from immigration authorities.

A Fordham Meme Legend: The Top 10 Funniest Trump Tweets

A Fordham Meme Legend: The Top 10 Funniest Trump Tweets

February 19, 2020

Scoring Trump's top 10 Fordham memes of all time, which, unlike his grades while at Rose Hill, we can share with you.

TikTok is a popular social media app among Fordham Students, but the U.S. Army believes it could be a risk to their security.

Students React to TikTok Investigation

December 4, 2019

The app, which many students have dubbed “the next Vine,” has gained mounting scrutiny from American tech executives and government officials in recent months.

As Gunn’s old tweets resurfaced in July, scandal thrust his future with the Disney franchise into jeopardy. (GAGE SKIDMORE VIA FLICKR)

James Gunn Deserves Forgiveness

August 23, 2018

Imagine that you’re James Gunn. You’re a couple weeks away from your 52nd birthday, and you’re tak...

I Got Into A Twitter Fight With A Guy Worse Than Donald Trump

March 11, 2016

It is not every day that someone you know gets elected to a political party office. It is also not ev...


Ray Bradbury Was Right

January 26, 2016

By ALYSHA KUNDANMAL Features Co-Editor It’s one of those days that scares me. You know the days...

Social media applications such as Twitter, Instagram and Facebook are great  - just be careful what you post. (JESSICA HANLEY/The Observer)

Social Media Can Change The Job Market Game

January 28, 2015

By SHAHEEN TOKHIStaff WriterPublished: January 28, 2015 It’s no secret that social media makes mo...

Snow Storm 2015: How Juno Affected Students

January 28, 2015

By ADRIANA GALLINANews EditorPublished: January 28, 2015 Monday, Jan. 26 brought worry that there would be one of the worst blizzards New York City has ever seen. Winter Storm Juno had winds predicted up to 30 miles per hour and snowfall predicted up to 18 inches, although only seven inches accumulated. It was expected to be ...

Some of the faces of 2014 feminism, from left to right: Beyoncé Knowles, Lena Dunham, Amy Poehler, Ellen Page, Taylor Swift and Emma Watson. (Lionel Hahn / Abaca Press/TNS; Apega/Abaca Press/TNS; Wally Skalij / Los Angeles Times/ TNS)

Feminism in 2014: An Abridged History

December 22, 2014

By ALANNA KILKEARYStaff WriterPublished: December 10, 2014 About 10 minutes into Beyoncé’s 2014 VMA Performance, an audio recording from “We Should All...

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Tinder: Microcosm of What We Do in Life

November 20, 2014

By KAYLA PANTANOStaff WriterPublished: November 19, 2014 Websites like Facebook and Twitter have become integral parts of our generations’ lives and as so...

Will Privacy Survive Social Media?

October 8, 2014

By JANELY FERNANDEZ Contributing Writer Published: October 8, 2014 Wait, privacy is still a thing? In the age of Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and every other ...

Stephen Colbert Should Apologize: White Liberal Hypocrisy and the Power of Hashtag Activism

Stephen Colbert Should Apologize: White Liberal Hypocrisy and the Power of Hashtag Activism

April 11, 2014

By GUNAR OLSEN Staff Writer Published: April 9, 2014 Looking for a new Twitter follow? Try Suey Park (@suey_park), the most fierce hashtag ac...