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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.

Weighing the Costs: On- and Off-Campus

Weighing the Costs: On- and Off-Campus

Between the 40-times rent rule and gentrification, New York City living expenses are always a topic of discussion. But how does McMahon Hall fare against the cost of living off campus?

UPDATED: 27 Confirmed Cases of the Mumps at Fordham

UPDATED: 27 Confirmed Cases of the Mumps at Fordham

According to the Department of Health, there have been 27 confirmed cases of the mumps at Fordham.

Escaping Intern Nation

Recently, the Millennial Generation, people born from approximately 1980 onward, has been labeled the Intern Nation because college graduates seem unable to escape the cycle of internships. So, how can Fordham students avoid the same jobless fate post-graduation?

Students and Faculty React to de Blasio’s Election Win

Students and Faculty React to de Blasio’s Election Win

On Tuesday Nov. 5, Brooklyn native, Democrat Bill de Blasio, was elected New York’s 109th mayor. His election elicited both excitement and apprehension from faculty and students at Fordham College at Lincoln Center (FCLC).

Students React to Smoker-Aimed Legislation

Students React to Smoker-Aimed Legislation

New York City lawmakers passed a bill that would raise the legal age to purchase tobacco products, like cigarettes, cigars, cigarillos and even electronic cigarettes, from 18 to 21 on Oct. 30, 2013.

Internship Smarts for Liberal Arts: The Interview

Internship Smarts for Liberal Arts: The Interview

The “Internship Smarts for Liberal Arts: The Interview” event took place on Oct. 30. It brought together representatives and interns from AOL, New York One (NY1) News, Madison Square Garden and JetBlue.

Ram Café Brings Back Large Beverages

Ram Café Brings Back Large Beverages

Sodexo at Fordham College at Lincoln Center's (FCLC's) Ram Café will resume offering and selling 20-ounce sugary beverages served in cups, cans, bottles or containers.

Ram Café Removes Sugary Beverages Over 16-Ounces

Ram Café Removes Sugary Beverages Over 16-Ounces

Beginning March 12, Sodexo at Fordham College at Lincoln Center’s (FCLC’s) Ram Café will no longer be allowed to offer and sell sugary drinks in cups, cans, bottles or containers that exceed 16 ounces.