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Countdown to Hope Count: Postponed to Monday, Feb. 9

Countdown to Hope Count: Postponed to Monday, Feb. 9

The New York City Department of Homeless Services will conduct its annual Homeless Outreach Population Estimate (HOPE) on Monday, Feb. 9 instead of the scheduled Jan. 26 date due to the blizzard.

Snow Storm 2015: How Juno Affected Students

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 one of the worst winter storms in the past 30 years.

McKeon Residence Hall Used for Class

McKeon Residence Hall Used for Class

Part of McKeon Residence Hall is acting as an academic building this semester with two sections of Math for Business Calculus being held on the 22nd floor. The lounge, already equipped with a projector and whiteboards, officially doubles as a classroom. Although this is a first for McKeon, the concept of class being taught outside the classroom is not a new one for Fordham College at Lincoln Center (FCLC).

GSBLC Study Abroad Made Mandatory

GSBLC Study Abroad Made Mandatory

While there has long been a business program at Fordham, Gabelli School of Business (GSBLC) has come to the Lincoln Center campus bringing with it new graduation requirements, like a mandatory study abroad session.

Students React to Ram Cafe Changes

Students React to Ram Cafe Changes

On Monday, Jan. 12, Sodexo reopened a newly renovated Ram Cafe featuring a salad bar and entrees sold buffet style that provides members of the Fordham community the option to purchase as much or as little food as they want. Students expressed mixed opinions about how these renovations affect them economically.

Most Social Moments from the State of the Union

Most Social Moments from the State of the Union

Some of the important moments from the State of the Union, as per Twitter.

Lack of Female Security Supervisors on Campus

Lack of Female Security Supervisors on Campus

The last College Council meeting, on Thursday, Nov. 13, raised concerns about the lack of female security supervisors at Fordham College at Lincoln Center’s (FCLC) campus. Currently, there are eight female security duty supervisors and 43 male security duty supervisors across all campuses. There are 10 male security supervisors and no female supervisors at FCLC.

New Website Launch: More Changes to Come

New Website Launch: More Changes to Come

On Thursday, Dec. 4, Fordham launched the long-awaited new website. The updated site features 4,000 pages with new designs and is also formatted for mobile devices, as mobile traffic has been overtaking desktop traffic on the website.

Invest in Interest: Are Dual Majors Worth It?

Invest in Interest: Are Dual Majors Worth It?

One of the most common debates about college is: a double major worth the money and course load?

Undoing Racism Collective Created in Wake of Ferguson

In light of the recent riots in Ferguson, Mo. and protests in New York City that passed through Columbus Circle, the Fordham College at Lincoln Center (FCLC) community members established the Undoing Racism Collective, which met for the first time on Monday, Dec. 1.