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a picture of Fordham's baseball team playing against Yale on Eddies in 1902

Fordham Baseball Falls to Yale in a Bygone Era

May 12, 2020

In April, 118 years ago, Fordham baseball fell to Yale University in a 3-1 defeat. A single photo exists today of the game held on Edward’s Parade.

Rafael Zapata, chief diversity officer of Fordham University, has used this year to begin the planning process for policy overhauls. These initiatives aim to decrease discrimination and exclusion on campus.

Administration Addresses Concerns About Diversity and Inclusion

May 1, 2019

Historically, conversations between Fordham’s student activists and its administration have ranged from the cordial to the contentious. However, under Fordham’s Chief Diversity Officer Rafael Zapata, it appears as though the many conversations surrounding identity and inclusion on Fordham’s campus have finally come to a head.

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Are Too Many A’s a Problem?

November 14, 2013

    By RAMONA VENTURANZA News Co-Editor Published: November 13, 2013 In recent years, universities such as Yale and Columbia have encounter...

FCRH ’15 student and football player Sam Ajala. (Jennifer Khedaroo/The Observer)

Fordham Wide Receiver Samuel Ajala is Making all the Right Plays

October 30, 2013

By JENNIFER KHEDAROO Sports Editor Published: October 30, 2013 With an 8-0 record this season, Fordham’s football team is bound to have their share of br...