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Positive COVID-19 Case Numbers Continue to Climb at Rose Hill
U.K. Variant of COVID-19 Detected at The Rose Hill Campus 

U.K. Variant of COVID-19 Detected at The Rose Hill Campus 

February 24, 2021

“This variant is more infectious than the previously dominant strain, and makes strict observance to COVID-19 precautions on and off campus even more important,” Valera said in the email. 

Fordham Students Describe Experiences of On-Campus Quarantine

Fordham Students Describe Experiences of On-Campus Quarantine

February 24, 2021

As in-person classes and activities remain on pause at Fordham University’s Rose Hill campus, some students have been directed to quarantine on campus after they tested positive or were exposed to COVID-19.

USG Discusses Rising COVID-19 Cases

USG Discusses Rising COVID-19 Cases

February 24, 2021

On Thursday, Feb. 18th, Fordham United Student Government (USG) spent the majority of their weekly meeting discussing rising COVID-19 cases on the Rose Hill campus.  

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“The Mandalorian” Star Gina Carano Receives Just Punishment for Anti-Semitic Rhetoric

“The Mandalorian” Star Gina Carano Receives Just Punishment for Anti-Semitic Rhetoric

February 24, 2021

Gina Carano, a former MMA fighter, has been fired from Lucasfilm and UTA following a controversial and hateful Instagram story likening conservatives today to Jewish people during the Holocaust.

Preparing for a Technocentric Future

Preparing for a Technocentric Future

February 24, 2021

While it’s safe to say that many look forward to the return of in-person events like classroom instruction and indoor dining, our adopted virtual practices should not be abandoned altogether.

Trump’s Second Impeachment Trial Highlights Democracy’s Deepest Divisions

Trump’s Second Impeachment Trial Highlights Democracy’s Deepest Divisions

February 24, 2021

If Trump’s acquittal is any standard to go by, Trumpism in the G.O.P. is alive and unwaveringly well.

Kendall Jenner’s Faulty Business Ventures: Why She Is Shamed for Cultural Appropriation

Kendall Jenner’s Faulty Business Ventures: Why She Is Shamed for Cultural Appropriation

February 24, 2021

Kendall Jenner receives backlash for appropriating Mexican culture after announcing her Tequila brand where other celebrities receive no criticism.

Ted Cruz’s Trip To Cancun… and Back

Ted Cruz’s Trip To Cancun… and Back

February 24, 2021

As millions of Texans continue to suffer from state-wide power outages and freezing temperatures, Sen. Cruz excused himself for a trip to the tropics.

Cuomo Re-Opens Indoor Dining

Cuomo Re-Opens Indoor Dining

February 24, 2021

If the data for the risks of indoor dining remain true, indoor dining should be closed until states, especially cities, maintain a downward trend of coronavirus cases.

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Who’s That Kid? It’s Julia Mayes, FCRH ’22!

Who’s That Kid? It’s Julia Mayes, FCRH ’22!

February 24, 2021

As a double major in chemistry and environmental studies, Julia Mayes works to use her STEM knowledge to fight for a more equitable world. 

A Conversation with Bronx MC Breeze Brewin

A Conversation with Bronx MC Breeze Brewin

February 24, 2021

Rapper and middle school teacher Bronx MC Breeze Brewin discusses his first solo album "Hindsight".

“Framing Britney Spears” Brings Light to Spears’ Abusive Conservatorship

“Framing Britney Spears” Brings Light to Spears’ Abusive Conservatorship

February 24, 2021

The documentary begins with a discussion of Spears’ rise to fame, but the major focus of the documentary is Spears’ conservatorship and her struggle to regain control over herself and her estate.

Iconic New Yorkers Voice Subway and Bus Announcements

Iconic New Yorkers Voice Subway and Bus Announcements

February 24, 2021

Keep your ears open for Jerry Seinfeld, Whoopi Goldberg, Fran Leibowitz, Cam’ron, Michael Kay and more famous New Yorkers making announcements on subway platforms and buses thanks to @NewYorkNico.

Dead on Arrival: The Resurrection of “Vampire the Masquerade: Bloodlines”

Dead on Arrival: The Resurrection of “Vampire the Masquerade: Bloodlines”

February 24, 2021

Why cult classic video game’s successor “Vampire the Masquerade: Bloodlines 2” is, despite delays, worth the wait.

The Fordham Marriage Pact Reinvents the Dating Game

The Fordham Marriage Pact Reinvents the Dating Game

February 24, 2021

“I’ve already contacted my match for booking the University Church for our wedding,” he said. “I know there’s a long waitlist, we need to get ahead of the game. I’m still waiting on her response, unfortunately.”

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Fordham University Searches for New Assistant Dean for Juniors

Fordham University Searches for New Assistant Dean for Juniors

February 17, 2021

Dean William Gould, who had been assistant dean of juniors at Rose Hill for nearly 20 years, retired at the end of December 2020. Gould also taught classes in the political science department, College Honors Program and American Catholic Studies.

University Appoints Dr. Lisa Gill as New Assistant Senior Class Dean

University Appoints Dr. Lisa Gill as New Assistant Senior Class Dean

February 17, 2021

“I love what I do,” she said. “I like being around young people. I like being around education, so if I can continue to do that for the rest of my life, I think I’m good.”

Faculty Senate Announces Intentions for Legal Action Against Fordham

November 21, 2020

The Faculty Senate announced its intentions to take legal action against the university in an email sent to faculty members on Friday Nov. 20.

Snow in the South Shows Urgency of Climate Crisis

February 24, 2021

Cold weather in the southern U.S. doesn’t disprove global warming — it’s an example of it.

Fordham Must Communicate as COVID-19 Cases Rise

February 17, 2021

Fordham University will weather this pandemic, but we will not do it if a majority of the university community is left in the dark.

Fighting News Burnout in a New Political Era

February 10, 2021

It is imperative that we use our voices to advocate for the issues that matter instead of blindly relying on President Biden’s administration.

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