Fordham University is one of 28 Jesuit universities in the United States and the university’s religious affiliation affects students’ educations in varied ways.

Both the 33 percent increase in device ownership this year and the increasing usage of streaming services have considerably affected the ‘Fordhamwifi’ network.

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A course at Rose Hill has been proposed and accepted; one that aims to discuss the cultural and historical significance of the Bronx as a region of New York.

In today’s world, we must carefully consider the sources we obtain our facts from, whether they are newspapers, televisions or articles on the Internet.


At first, living next to the circus seemed unreal. I would stare out my window, 18 stories above the circus in McKeon, trying to imagine what could be going on inside of the large blue tents.

On Thursday, Nov. 19, the Ailey/Fordham BFA Program will put on its second consecutive day of their annual Fall Concert. The show will present the works of choreographers Cheryl Copeland, Amy Hall Garner, Tom Gold, Natalie Lomonte, Andre Tyson, Jae Man Joo and Alvin Ailey.



One year ago, Yiana Matthews was congratulating marathoners as they ran past the finish line. This year, she ran the 26.2 miles herself.


Vince Lombardi, a Fordham alumnus and sports legend, once said, “The greatest accomplishment is not in never falling, but in rising again after you fall.”



With the introduction of a ‘dislike’ button, a whole new component will be introduced to the platform.



The Observer photographers documented the New York City Marathon on Nov. 1, 2015.