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Fordham OUTLaws Discuss Transgender Discrimination at Symposium

Fordham OUTLaws Discuss Transgender Discrimination at Symposium

On Thursday, April 10, the Fordham OUTLaws, Fordham’s LGBTQ law student association, hosted its first symposium, Transgender Law: Current Strategies & Emerging Issues. Speakers met in the McNally Amphitheatre to discuss how transgender people are discriminated against under the United States law.

Work Study Funds Decrease

Vice President for Finance Frank Simio does not foresee the New York State’s minimum wage increase affecting Fordham in the future.

Cartel and Cold War Kids Announced as Spring Weekend Headliners

Cartel and Cold War Kids Announced as Spring Weekend Headliners

Cartel and Cold War Kids will be headlining Fordham’s Spring Weekend this year on Saturday, April 26 according to Campus Activities Board (CAB).

Fordham Alumni and Friends Remember Nahom Kidanemariam

Fordham Alumni and Friends Remember Nahom Kidanemariam

Friends, former classmates and faculty are remembering Nahom Kidanemariam, Fordham's Gabelli School of Business (GSB) '09, as focused, ambitious and loyal.

UPDATED: Fordham Alumnus Found Dead in Lowenstein

UPDATED: Fordham Alumnus Found Dead in Lowenstein

The body of a Fordham alumnus was found in the restroom of the Lowenstein building at Fordham College at Lincoln Center (FCLC) early Monday morning, April 7, according to an email blast sent out via Campus Security.

CSA Airs Commuter Grievances

CSA Airs Commuter Grievances

On Thursday, March 13, the Commuter Student Association (CSA) presented the members of the College Council with a list, titled “10 Things Commuter Students Would Like Professors to Know About Us.”

Glitch in System Causes Housing Overflow

Glitch in System Causes Housing Overflow

Freshmen students at Fordham College at Lincoln Center (FCLC) addressed their issues when registering and signing up to dorm in McMahon Hall for fall 2014. Such problems with the registration process caused students to be put into housing overflow.

FCLC Students Register a Week Earlier than RH Campus

FCLC Students Register a Week Earlier than RH Campus

Registration dates have changed once again for students at Fordham College at Lincoln Center (FCLC) and Fordham College at Rose Hill (FCRH). FCLC students registered for classes during the first week of April, and FCRH students will be registering the second week of April. However, FCLC students can only start registering for courses at FCRH on April 16.

Social Media Helps to Promote Clubs

Social Media Helps to Promote Clubs

Over the past few years, student clubs at Fordham College at Lincoln Center (FCLC) have been using social media outlets like Facebook to promote their meetings and events. As a result, club leaders have found it easier to engage with members of the community.

Freshmen Barred from Registration Due to System Failure

Freshmen Barred from Registration Due to System Failure

On Thursday, April 3, Fordham College at Lincoln Center's (FCLC) freshmen class, residents and commuters alike, woke up at 7 a.m. to register for fall 2014 classes but were unable to do so, due to a system failure.